Trump's former campaign chief offers to testify on Russian Federation

Fox News's James Rosen says that real reason for the lockdown is likely because Nunes believes a "smoking gun" is forthcoming, and the committee wants to handle the situation with care. Nunes and Schiff once had joint press conferences on their bipa... More..

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White House: Lawmakers can view Intelligence material
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

White House: Lawmakers can view Intelligence material

Ellis is a lawyer in the White House Counsel's Office-his current titles include: special assistant to the President, senior associate counsel to the President, and deputy National Security Council legal adviso...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Sunken Sewol Ferry raised from sea floor

The country's worst maritime disaster occurred on April 16, 2014, when the five-deck ferry carrying nearly 500 passengers - mostly high school students - capsized after turning sharply. Once the sunken ferry ha...More..

Ryan shares Trump's 'frustration' with Freedom Caucus
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Ryan shares Trump's 'frustration' with Freedom Caucus

Freedom Caucus members bridled at the criticism, insisting they had done Trump and fellow Republicans a favor by blocking a piece of legislation that polled poorly and embraced the basic structures of Obamac...More..

Mexico Raises Rate as Inflation Hits Highest Since Recession
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Mexico Raises Rate as Inflation Hits Highest Since Recession

But policymakers slowed the pace of hikes on the back of a rally in the peso. Mexico's central bank said on Wednesday it had transferred 321.7 billion pesos ($17 billion) of its 2016 surplus to the federal ...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

South Africans react to Ahmed Kathrada's death

The ANC veteran and struggle icon, Ahmed Kathrada (87) has died at the Donald Gordon Medical Centre in Parktown, Johannesburg . Born to Indian immigrants in the rural northwest of the country, Kathrada bec...More..

Court decides whether to arrest ousted South Korean president Park
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Court decides whether to arrest ousted South Korean president Park

A convoy of vehicles, including a black sedan carrying Ms Park, entered a detention facility near Seoul after the Seoul Central District Court granted prosecutors' request to arrest her. Koreans have seen their...More..

Russian Manafort client: Willing to speak to Congress
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Russian Manafort client: Willing to speak to Congress

In a statement to NBC, Manafort said the accounts were set up for "legitimate business goal [s]". The FBI , Justice Department and Treasury Department are examining whether any of Manafort's millions of do...More..

Lloyd's of London picks Brussels for its post-Brexit presence in EU
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Lloyd's of London picks Brussels for its post-Brexit presence in EU

European markets continue to digest the triggering of Article 50 while some companies are wasting no time with Lloyd's of London now planning set to up home in Brussels. "Our collective focus must be on provi...More..

US Senate Intel Committee to hold public hearing on Russian Federation
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

US Senate Intel Committee to hold public hearing on Russian Federation

Republican Russia hawks, including Florida senator Marco Rubio, suffered from the Kremlin's early attempts to influence the 2016 presidential election, an expert told lawmakers Thursday. Democratic co-chair Mar...More..

Hillary Clinton speaks at Georgetown University
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Hillary Clinton speaks at Georgetown University

Trump proposed a 28 percent cut for US diplomacy and foreign aid next year, including reducing funding for the United Nations, climate change and cultural exchange programs, Reuters reports . Clinton will disc...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

King Abdullah at Arab Summit: Two-State Solution Basis of Mideast Peace

The US embassy in Jordan said on Wednesday that in his meetings, Mr Greenblatt "focused on how tangible progress could be made toward advancing Middle East peace", but that a deal could not be imposed. The summ...More..

Malaysia Agrees to Send Kim Jong-nam's Body to N.Korea
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Malaysia Agrees to Send Kim Jong-nam's Body to N.Korea

The body of Kim Jong-Nam has been returned to North Korea, more than six weeks after he was killed in a targeted attack at Kuala Lumpur International Airport. Nor do we know how much the Malaysian authorities...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Lawmakers in Republican-led Kansas vote to expand Medicaid

Most Republicans in Michigan's congressional delegation plan to support the GOP repeal of the Affordable Care Act when the House votes this week, although GOP Rep. States seeking to experiment with the law's Me...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Will show how to run a govt: Yogi Adityanath

He had earlier insisted on being sworn in at 2.15 pm on March 19. Replying to a related question from Owaisi, Union Commerce Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said: "What is being done in Uttar Pradesh is about ill...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Schiff: The White House Letter Raised More Questions Than Answers

The White House refused to say on Thursday whether it secretly fed intelligence reports to a top Republican investigating possible coordination between Russian Federation and the 2016 Trump campaign. Senate i...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Tillerson visits as Turkey says its Syria campaign over

Tillerson says the two countries have to continue discussing the way forward and that the options are hard. Tillerson's trip comes the day after Turkey announced the end of "Euphrates Shield", its own mili...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Putin Denies Russia Meddled in US Election: 'Watch My Lips - No'

Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday, that American accusations that Russia interfered in last year's USA elections are "lies" used for domestic American politics. "All these are used for domesti...More..

Federal Bureau of Investigation releases new pictures from 9/11 attack on the Pentagon
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Federal Bureau of Investigation releases new pictures from 9/11 attack on the Pentagon

Hijackers seized control of passenger jets and crashed them into the North and South towers of the World Trade Center in NY and the Pentagon in Arlington, Virginia. The devastated exterior of the Pentagon after...More..

Some senators in talks to avoid nuclear clash over Gorsuch
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Some senators in talks to avoid nuclear clash over Gorsuch

Sen. Dean Heller, R-Nev., will join Republicans in the Senate and support the nomination, saying Gorsuch, who serves on the Denver-based 10th Circuit Court of Appeals, will bring "a western perspective that w...More..

Malema takes Zuma head on, going to ConCourt
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Malema takes Zuma head on, going to ConCourt

Said Malema: "Once a process is established by Parliament, Zuma is going to be called to answer to that Parliament and he would have to account for every little detail". Inkosi Themba Mavunda said economic tran...More..

Coalition
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Coalition "probably" had role in civilian casualties in Mosul, says U.S. general

United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Friday called on world powers to increase aid to help people fleeing the Iraqi city of Mosul which government forces have been battling to retake from Isl...More..

North Carolina lawmakers vote to undo controversial 'bathroom bill'
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

North Carolina lawmakers vote to undo controversial 'bathroom bill'

HB2, passed just over a year ago, forces transgender people to use a bathroom matching their gender at birth and strips cities of the right to pass anti-discrimination ordinances protecting LGBTI people. Th...More..

Fighting Back! Jodie Sweetin RIPS Ex-Fiancé In Breakup From Hell
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Fighting Back! Jodie Sweetin RIPS Ex-Fiancé In Breakup From Hell

She has daughter Zoie , eight, with her second husband Cody Herpin and Beatrix , six, with third husband Morty Coyle . 'It's definitely been a roller coaster, but with awesome family, friends and fans, I...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Tim Swinson suspended for Glasgow's clash with Saracens

I don't even want to think about it'. He knows just how good they can be. Saracens director of rugby Mark McCall said: "The Warriors are a team we have a huge respect for". As reigning European Champions and ...More..

Northern Ireland 'can rejoin European Union after Brexit if it votes for reunification'
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Northern Ireland 'can rejoin European Union after Brexit if it votes for reunification'

He added that both the British and Irish governmetn had agreed that "there should not be and will not be a return to a hard border and by that I mean customs posts on the road from Dundalk to Derry that brought...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Ahead Of MCD Polls, Arvind Kejriwal Promises To Abolish Residential House Tax

Ved Prakash joined the BJP at its Delhi unit office in the presence of Delhi BJP president Manoj Tiwari. Ved Parkash's resignation has brought down the AAP's tally to 65 in the 70-member Assembly. I have neit...More..

Thousands march in London against looming Brexit
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Thousands march in London against looming Brexit

This year, March 25 marks the 60th anniversary of the signing of the Treaty of Rome - the document which established the European Economic Community and laid the path towards creating the European Union which...More..

Zuma's reshuffle sends ANC's alliance partners into a huddle
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Zuma's reshuffle sends ANC's alliance partners into a huddle

Midnight ministerial massacre in South Africa", former U.S. Ambassador Patrick Gaspard tweeted. Apart from Gordhan, Tourism Minister Derek Hanekom , who previous year called on Zuma to step down, Transport...More..

Japanese fleet returns with 333 whales from Antarctic hunt
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Japanese fleet returns with 333 whales from Antarctic hunt

Japan intends to take almost 4,000 whales over the next 12 years as part of its research program and has repeatedly said its ultimate goal is the resumption of commercial whaling. "There is no robust scientific...More..

At Iraq camp, UN chief urges more aid for people of Mosul
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

At Iraq camp, UN chief urges more aid for people of Mosul

These comments, along with the none-too-convincing promises to "try" to avoid killing huge numbers more of civilians, are likely to add to the growing disquiet among human rights groups about U.S. IS overran la...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Turkey threatens to end migrant deal with European Union amid spat

Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte fended off the challenge of Wilders to score an election victory hailed across Europe by governments facing a rising wave of nationalism. The EU Commission has that it expects ...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Most Scots agree Scotland's Referendum should be made in Scotland

The tweet read: "First Minister Nicola Sturgeon in Bute House, Edinburgh , working on final draft of Section 30 letter to Prime Minister Theresa May ". A so-called "section 30 order" would temporarily transfe...More..

Hollande to May: agree Brexit terms first, then we'll talk trade
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Hollande to May: agree Brexit terms first, then we'll talk trade

The guidelines state that the European Union will "give priority to an orderly withdrawal", and will take a phased approach , with the first phase aiming to settle the terms of the UK's removal from the rights...More..

US signals policy decision soon on Russian arms treaty allegations
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

US signals policy decision soon on Russian arms treaty allegations

Russian Federation denies violating the treaty. The UK Defense secretary Michael Fallon and his United States counterpart James Mattis discussed their relations with Russian Federation at the meeting in L...More..