Schiff: 'Direct Evidence of Deception' in Trump/Russia Probe

But the hearing Monday is about much more than the unfounded accusations first lodged on Twitter -- its main goal is to look at how Russia interfered with last year's presidential election, and to understand Federal Bureau of Investigation inquiries ... More..

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Hardline priest sworn in as head of India's Uttar Pradesh state
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Hardline priest sworn in as head of India's Uttar Pradesh state

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) won UP's state elections in a landslide by scoring an nearly three-fourths majority (325/403 seats) on the slogan of "sab ka sath, sab ka Vikas" (taking all on board, for the de...More..

Brexit process to be formally triggered on March 29
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Brexit process to be formally triggered on March 29

A spokesman for Mrs May said the trip to Swansea was part of an "ongoing engagement" with the nations, and that she will be "listening to people from right across the nation as we prepare to leave the EU". May,...More..

Former NC police chief detained at JFK: 'This country feels cold, unwelcoming…'
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Former NC police chief detained at JFK: 'This country feels cold, unwelcoming…'

Department of Justice and Federal Court officials nearly daily", Aden said in his lengthy post on the social media site. Aden, who is a US citizen, retired from the Greenville Police Department in 2010 afte...More..

Norway happiest country, India ranks 122 in the World Happiness Report
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Norway happiest country, India ranks 122 in the World Happiness Report

Thailand is the 32nd happiest country in the world while Norway ranked first, according to a report released at the United Nations to mark the International Day of Happiness on Monday. They said it's a better...More..

Russian Federation says U.S. missile systems a risk to regional security
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Russian Federation says U.S. missile systems a risk to regional security

Russian Federation views US missile defense systems being deployed in northeast Asia as a threat to regional security, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said following talks Monday with Japanese officials in Toky...More..

Researcher's reveal new Wi-Fi system 100 times faster than current systems
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Researcher's reveal new Wi-Fi system 100 times faster than current systems

Changing the light wavelengths also changes the direction of the ray of light. Eindhoven's light network uses 1,500 nanometer and higher wavelengths and operates at a much higher frequency than radio of 200 ter...More..

Indians shocked at nomination of Yogi Adityanath
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Indians shocked at nomination of Yogi Adityanath

The party has long argued that the "democratic and secular forces" should evolve an alternative programme and not just bank on pre-poll alliances. A hard-line Hindu religious leader was sworn in on Sunday a...More..

Erdogan's 'Nazi' Swipe at Germany's Merkel Draws Outrage in Europe
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Erdogan's 'Nazi' Swipe at Germany's Merkel Draws Outrage in Europe

Since the election of U.S. President Donald Trump, European leaders have rushed to style themselves as the new vanguard of global free trade and pledged to fill the vacuum created by an increasingly protectioni...More..

Brexit: Theresa May will trigger Article 50 on March 29
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Brexit: Theresa May will trigger Article 50 on March 29

UK-based think tank, the Institute for Government (IFG) in its report, "Legislating Brexit" issued on Sunday, said legislation will be needed to establish new policies on areas such as customs and immigration, ...More..

'You Are Europe's Future': Erdogan Tells Turks Abroad To Have 5 Children
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

'You Are Europe's Future': Erdogan Tells Turks Abroad To Have 5 Children

After Germany and the Netherlands appeared to be taking sides in Turkey's internal affairs and the referendum process by banning rallies, events and even ministers from entering Turkish sovereign territory, E...More..

Netanyahu targets close commercial ties between Israel and China
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Netanyahu targets close commercial ties between Israel and China

The statement continued that the focus of the trip is the "continued strengthening of economic cooperation with the Chinese government - increased Israeli exports to China, attracting Chinese investments in Isr...More..

More arrests to be made in Kim Jong Nam murder probe
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

More arrests to be made in Kim Jong Nam murder probe

North Korea on Sunday said it successfully conducted a ground test of a new high-powered engine using "indigenous technology" the day before, the North's latest move to bring it closer to completing a long-ra...More..

No evidence of collusion between Trump campaign, Russia: Intelligence Committee chief
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

No evidence of collusion between Trump campaign, Russia: Intelligence Committee chief

Rogers is also scheduled to testify. "The response from Spicer lasted approximately nine minutes and involved the press secretary repeating the accusation of possible links between the Trump campaign and Russ...More..

White House mistakenly links to column critical of Trump on daily newsletter
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

White House mistakenly links to column critical of Trump on daily newsletter

Mick Mulvaney , of the White House Office of Management and Budget, told reporters: " You can't drain the swamp and leave all the people in it". "Every corner of the federal budget is scrutinized, every ...More..

Controversial Philippines' President Rodrigo Duterte visiting Thailand until Wednesday
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Controversial Philippines' President Rodrigo Duterte visiting Thailand until Wednesday

This, before, was the favorite of ASEAN countries because there's a death penalty in Indonesia, Malaysia and I'm trying to revive it", he said, adding that, "As if the other countries of European Union there's ...More..

North Korea Is 'Acting Very, Very Badly'
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

North Korea Is 'Acting Very, Very Badly'

It has conducted five nuclear tests since 2006 - three under Kim Jong-Un - and launched a number of missiles as it seeks to develop a weapon capable of reaching the USA mainland. "It also means that they can re...More..

North Korea's Kim 'acting very, very badly'
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

North Korea's Kim 'acting very, very badly'

He said Xi and US President Donald Trump must have more talks as he assured that the president of the free world recognised "very high value" on interactions with the Chinese president. North Korean Ri Jong-cho...More..

United States issues trade challenge at fraught G20
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

United States issues trade challenge at fraught G20

Breaking a decade-long tradition of endorsing open trade, G20 finance ministers and central bankers made only a token reference to trade in their communiqué on Saturday, a clear defeat for host nation Germany...More..

Trump's approval rating keeps sinking to new lows
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Trump's approval rating keeps sinking to new lows

It took Former President Bill Clinton five months to hit a 37 percent approval rate, former President Ronald Reagan approximately a year, former President George H.W. Trump's approval rating was 45 percent a we...More..

Donald Trump says North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un acting 'very badly'
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Donald Trump says North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un acting 'very badly'

The North's announcement of a successful engine test came as U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was in Beijing at the end of his first visit to Asia for talks dominated by concern about North Korea's nuclear...More..

Pakistan wants to address issues with neighbours peacefully: Sharif
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Pakistan wants to address issues with neighbours peacefully: Sharif

Pakistani authorities say terrorists infiltrate from Afghanistan into Pakistan through the border crossings. Pakistan and Afghanistan often accuse the other of harbouring militants. Tensions along the frontie...More..

Missing Sufi Clerics Return From Pakistan, Thank Sushma Swaraj
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Missing Sufi Clerics Return From Pakistan, Thank Sushma Swaraj

The two clerics were set to fly to Karachi but they suddenly disappeared and their phones were switched off, the family's last contact with Syed Asif Ali Nizami was at Karachi airport. Asif Nizami had gone to K...More..

Minister consoles families of Kintampo waterfalls accident victims
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Minister consoles families of Kintampo waterfalls accident victims

The tree had seemingly been brought down by the storm. Ghana national fire service spokesman Prince Billy Anaglate said the "unusual incident" happened on Sunday afternoon, when a group of high school student...More..

MA Legislators are Not Here For the New Travel Ban
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

MA Legislators are Not Here For the New Travel Ban

His administration said today it will ask a Richmond-based federal appeals court to overrule the Maryland judge who blocked his executive order imposing restrictions on immigrants from six predominantly Musli...More..

Syrians Report Israeli Drone Strike Kills Commander of pro-Assad Militia
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Syrians Report Israeli Drone Strike Kills Commander of pro-Assad Militia

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu stressed over the weekend that Israel will continue to act against weapons transfers to the Lebanese terrorist organization Hezbollah, a day after Israel launched strikes on se...More..

Russia Says Summons Israeli Ambassador over Syria Airstrikes
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Russia Says Summons Israeli Ambassador over Syria Airstrikes

Earlier, Israeli warplanes hit several targets in Syria. The Syrian military claimed to have shot down an Israeli jet and hit another as they were carrying out the strikes. Israeli officials have warned of th...More..

Businesses celebrate two big PSU wins
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Businesses celebrate two big PSU wins

Union has never played Penn State, which moved to Division I for the 2011-12 season. One game in 2013 at Penn State had the Lions leading in the third period before the Dutchmen rallied, winning with three seco...More..

Tillerson meets China's Xi, says Trump hopes to meet 'soon'- State Department
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Tillerson meets China's Xi, says Trump hopes to meet 'soon'- State Department

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson with China's Foreign Minister Wang Yi as he arrives for talks at the Diaoyutai State Guest House in Beijing on Saturday. Doing so in North Korea seems unlikely because it...More..

Jimmy Breslin, chronicler of wise guys and underdogs, dies at 88
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Jimmy Breslin, chronicler of wise guys and underdogs, dies at 88

Columnist Jimmy Breslin poses in his NY apartment, May 7, 2002. Breslin's persona was that of a gruff, cigar-smoking, Irish-American guy from Queens, New York, who could belt back booze with the best of th...More..

Indo-Pak Indus Water Commission conference to today begin in
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Indo-Pak Indus Water Commission conference to today begin in

A 10-member Indian delegation led by Indus Water Commissioner P.K. Saxena arrived in the country via Wagah border on Sunday for the meeting of the Permanent Indus Commission (PIC) to discuss issues between the ...More..

Duterte not intimidated by impeachment attempt
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Duterte not intimidated by impeachment attempt

Listen to me, even if it could cost me my life, my honor, and the presidency. In a press conference at the Davao International Airport yesterday, Duterte said he could not be stopped from pursuing his drug wa...More..

Clean politician Educationalist Dinesh Sharma to be deputy CM of UP
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Clean politician Educationalist Dinesh Sharma to be deputy CM of UP

He is also credited with taking up the party's membership to a whooping 11 crore (before this assembly election) from a meagre one crore (before the 2014 Lok Sabha election). Former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister...More..

Insurgents Attack Military Hospital in Afghan Capital
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Insurgents Attack Military Hospital in Afghan Capital

The exact number of individual casualties and wounded is not yet known. "The attack in the capital's central Wazir Akbar Khan neighborhood has killed 38 people and wounded more than 70", the Italian-run Emerg...More..

'Erdogan playing politics in anti-Europe attacks'
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

'Erdogan playing politics in anti-Europe attacks'

Turkey completely abolished the death penalty in 2004 as part of its efforts to join the European Union, which makes its removal a non-negotiable pre-condition for membership. "We can criticise Germany and Germ...More..