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Turkey terms US arming of Syrian Kurds 'extremely dangerous'

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ally Turkey has protested the US-Kurdish alliance for years because it views the Turkish separatist PKK movement and its affi...


Modi, Putin hold talks on wide-ranging issues

On Friday, Modi will attend, for the first time, the St Petersburg International Economic Forum, a business event. Two-way trade totalled 4.72 billion eur...


UK Labour chief challenges May to debate as race tightens

And attacking Mr Corbyn again, she said: "I know there is no extra payment you don't want to add to, no tax you don't want to rise". Theresa May has played ...


Comey OK'd to testify; House committee issues subpoenas

Representative Jim Himes, a Democrat on the House Intelligence panel, replied to Trump's tweet, calling it a "pathetic distraction". The White House has denie...


World leaders reaffirm commitment to fighting climate change

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, speaking to reporters during a visit to Berlin , said fighting global warming was a "global consensus" and an "international respon...


US mulls return of Russian diplomatic compounds

The facilities would then be treated as ordinary buildings and could be searched by US law enforcement, sources told WaPo on the condition of anonymity when dis...


Details emerge about Woods' arrest

The golfer was given tests including a "one-leg stand" and "finger to nose", but failed to lift his foot off the ground 6in and had to place it back several tim...


Trump lashes out at leaks, considers staff upheaval

In a statement last night, carried by the New York Times , Mr Trump praised Mr Kushner and the work he has done in the White House. The administration had ...


Miami left out of baseball tourney, ending NCAA's longest streak

Friday while Sam Houston State and Arizona face off at 6 p.m. for game two, according to the release . Meanwhile top-seeded Texas Tech will take on fourth...


Half Of Burnt Sienna Bumbaclot Trump's 31M Twitter Followers Are Fake

We took a look at Trump's recent uptick in followers with Social Rank and Socialbakers, both social analytics tools, as well as Twitter Audit , a programme whi...


Investigators examine Kushner's meeting with Russian banker

While Fox News personality Kimberly Guilfoyle will not be replacing Sean Spicer as press secretary anytime soon, a long-rumored shakeup of the White Hou...


Poll shows more Americans are beginning to support impeaching Trump

Numerous voters said that they want to see those proceedings even if Mr Trump hasn't committed the "high crimes and misdemeanours" that the Constitution requi...


Republican Greg Gianforte, accused of 'body-slamming' reporter, wins special election

Polls are slated to close at 8 p.m. (0200 GMT). Gianforte could face additional, more serious charges once prosecutors review the evidence, Gallatin County At...


Palestinian Prisoner Hunger Strike Ends; Ramadan Begins

On Friday, the Mideast envoy of the United Nations, said that Palestinians living in the Gaza Strip will surely face a "humanitarian crisis" if further redu...


Trump's speech to Israeli parliament scrapped amid concerns

But candidate Trump said during the campaign that he would move the embassy if elected president . As for follow-up, "The one thing that it probably wi...


Trump eyes White House overhaul, outside lawyers and PR team

He says it's "obviously very concerning" if a key Trump campaign figure was possibly seeking secret communications with Russian Federation. On the bombing inv...


Trumps calls North Korea a 'big problem', promises to resolve issue

The issue of North Korea, whose missile and nuclear tests have its neighbours and the wider world concerned, will be discussed in joint meetings with the other ...


Pope pays tribute to 'martyrs' killed in Egypt attack

Egyptian military footage of pilots being briefed and war planes taking off was shown on state television. Islamic State claimed responsibility for the inci...


Foreign fighters among militants in Philippines

A Muslim militant group that is tactically smart, savvy with social media and eager to align with the Islamic State has emerged from the glut of bandit and sepa...


Sean Spicer misses out on meeting with the Pope

At the end of the meeting, there was an exchange of gifts, as is customary. Upon meeting this morning, the two were eventually joined by Trump's entourage, co...


Trump believes Germany 'very bad' on trade, Cohn says

According to the German media reports Trump had complained bitterly about the likes of Volkswagen , BMW and Mercedes selling millions of vehicles to the...


Labour gains eight points in new poll, narrowing Conservative lead

A manifesto is when a party sets out its stall, but the policies can also come to define it for years to come - whether it was the first minimum wage in 1997 or...


Suspected Manchester bomber's father, brother arrested in Libya

Hashim told investigators he knew "all the details" of the attack before it was carried out, and said he and his brother belonged to ISIS , the Special Deterre...


Trump approval rating falls to 40 percent

A Morning Consult/Politico poll finds that the morning news cycle has a majority or respondents feeling nervous about the future in the wake of the reports of...


Manchester bombing - Off-duty female police officer killed in attack

The Manchester attack was the deadliest in Britain since July 2005, when four British Muslim suicide bombers killed 52 people in coordinated attacks on Londo...


Trump in Bethlehem to meet Palestinian president

And I mean, completely obliterated, and the innocent life must be protected. The White House has downplayed the prospects of a breakthrough on jumpstarting ...


Oil prices down as White House proposes selling US oil reserves

The Minister of State for Petroleum and Natural Gas, Dharmendra Pradhan , has recently visited Vienna to co-chair the 2nd India-OPEC Institutional Dialogue h...


Sweden drops investigation into Julian Assange rape allegations

The Ecuadorian national flag flies outside the Ecuadorian embassy in London, Friday May 19, 2017 . British Prime Minister Theresa May says it's up to police ...


Donald Trump says 'fast decision' possible on new Federal Bureau of Investigation director

Sir Walter Scott's epic admonition, "Oh, what a web we weave when first we practice to deceive", perfectly describes the furor over President Trump's firing of ...


USA sanctions 8 Venezuelan Supreme Court judges

That action, which was later reversed in the face of global criticism and street protests, was one of a half-dozen rulings by the court that USA officials say "...


China killed multiple Central Intelligence Agency sources

They spoke on condition of anonymity. An investigation into the breach allegedly caused division between USA officials, with some believing a mole in the CIA ...


Senate Judiciary leaders invite Comey to testify

Democrats have challenged Rosenstein's impartiality in the Russian Federation probe because he wrote a memorandum initially used as the rationale for Comey's fi...


Trump Campaign Had At Least 18 Undisclosed Contacts With Russians

But the Trump administration will likely face new scrutiny for not disclosing the conversations, as it has denied any collaboration with Russian Federation to i...


Philip talks about retirement with guest at garden party

As always and to everyone's delight, Kate lagged behind the group, taking the opportunity to speak with as many people as she could before heading off. The Qu...


US Senate intel panel invites James Comey to testify in Public

Dianne Feinstein of California sent the letter to the Justice Department and the White House on Wednesday. "We are writing to request that the Oversight Com...


Amazon set to launch a new Echo with a screen

The Echo Show will also be able to make phone calls between other Alexa powered devices thanks to the personal AI assistant. The Show follows in the foot...


Chelsea Manning released after 7 years in military prison

An Army spokesperson confirms that Chelsea Manning , born Bradley Manning, left Fort Leavenworth military prison in Kansas Wednesday morning. Gregory T. Last...


#EndorseThis: Colbert Declassifies The Trump White House

Focusing on the recent scandals which have involved (long breath) Trump firing FBI Director James Comey amid the Russian-collusion investigation, Trump threaten...


Donald Trump: Israeli and Palestinian Peace 'the Toughest Deal to Make'

White House press secretary Sean Spicer deflected questions about the order, telling reporters "I've never gotten ahead of executive orders". "Our stated choi...


EVM row: AAP workers protest outside EC office

The Bhartiya Janata Party won 312 seats out of 403 in Uttar Pradesh Election. He said, "If the EC claims that its machines can not be tampered with, then, we ...