Palestinians 'ready to engage in dialogue with Israel'

The PA leader also stated he anticipated a meeting with Trump during the USA president's first foreign trip overseas, saying, "We are looking forward to [Trump's] visit soon to Bethlehem". Abbas was speaking after a trip to Washington last week for t... More..

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Missouri's Blunt: Proposed GOP healthcare plan not dead on arrival
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Missouri's Blunt: Proposed GOP healthcare plan not dead on arrival

Asked by the Fox hosts whether the bill would be complete by the fall, Ryan responded affirmatively but cautioned that it could take a few years to implement the legislation. Ryan acknowledged the Senate is li...More..

South Korea's liberal presidential candidate declared victor
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

South Korea's liberal presidential candidate declared victor

Hong and Ahn were expected to garner 23.3 percent and 21.8 percent, respectively, according to the exit poll, which had a margin of error of 0.8 percentage points. Suga urged a new president to comply with the ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

More than 100 arrested in Paris after Macron win

Though France has elected Emmanuel Macron as its new president, the centrist candidate may run into some big challenges for his reform plans. U.S. At the same time, Macron's victory will lead to a situation...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Trump offers meeting to Kim Jong

KCNA said the American was detained Saturday but did not release more details on his alleged crime. In the past, North Korea has detained USA citizens to use as bargaining chips in negotiations with the US ...More..

Kushner Companies apologizes for pitch to Chinese investors
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Kushner Companies apologizes for pitch to Chinese investors

The New York Times reported that at an event in Beijing on Saturday, Meyer told investors that the project " means a lot to me and my entire family ", and mentioned her brother's former role as chief executi...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Pakistani, Afghan Troops Trade Fire Along Border, At Least 15 Killed

Pakistani hospital and security officials in Chaman say the death toll on their side is at least nine civilians, including women and children, while more than 40 have been wounded. General Ghafoor insisted that...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Turkey steps up attack on Kurdish militants, kills 14 in northern Iraq

The Turkish military gave the USA -led coalition against Islamic State less than an hour of advance notice , a US coalition spokesman said on Wednesday, describing it as inadequate time to ensure the safety of...More..

Labour UK election launch stumbles over Brexit
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Labour UK election launch stumbles over Brexit

Labour leader launches election campaign with call to 'convince the skeptical and undecided'. According to the poll, the Tories have a 49 per cent slice of the vote, while Labour has just 27 per cent. Labour ...More..

Clashes erupt in northwest Syria after de-escalation zones take effect
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Clashes erupt in northwest Syria after de-escalation zones take effect

The opposition strongly rejects the idea that Iran can play a role in a cease-fire, accusing the Shiite-majority country of fueling the sectarian nature of the conflict and orchestrating population swaps that...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

France's Macron under fire for communication misstep as he eyes Elysee

Baroin, 51 and a rising star within The Republicans, said in an interview on CNews television; "I will be available to. head the government according to the will of the French people". Louis Aliot, a National F...More..

United States congratulates Moon Jae-in on South Korean presidential election win
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

United States congratulates Moon Jae-in on South Korean presidential election win

With 40 percent of the vote counted, results showed Moon with a slightly smaller share than the poll forecast, but not enough to matter. The two challengers have conceded his victory. South Korea is a key U.S. ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Trump to make decision on Paris climate pact after G7 summit

It was the second time a meeting on the Paris accord was scrubbed; an initial conversation between aides about the future of United States participation in the accord was pushed back by a week last month....More..

Emmanuel Macron Declared French President In Early Vote Counts
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Emmanuel Macron Declared French President In Early Vote Counts

His improbable path to victory has been extraordinary in that it included dispatching France's two major political parties, the Socialists and the Republicans. He was also strongly in favour of the European U...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Benjamin Netanyahu throws Hamas policy paper on Israel into the bin - literally

Haniyeh takes charge of Hamas as it seeks to ease its global isolation, while not marginalizing hardliners within the movement. Hamas last week unveiled a policy document charting out a new political manifest...More..

Nirbhaya rapists get death; Supreme Court upholds HC verdict
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Nirbhaya rapists get death; Supreme Court upholds HC verdict

The convicts' lawyer, AP Singh, however, said that they will file review petition in the apex court, said the Hindustan Times yesterday. She was thrown out of the bus -so grievously injured that her insides w...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Abbas: Palestine Still Wants East Jerusalem and 1967 Borders

It will be Trump and Abbas’ first face-to-face discussion. Mr Trump said that Mr Abbas was present for the first peace agreement signed between Israel and Palestine and wants to be the United States pres...More..

Don't let America down on health care, Trump tells Senate Republicans
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Don't let America down on health care, Trump tells Senate Republicans

Had just two additional Republicans voted "no", the measure would have lost because bills need majorities to pass. "The Senate is going to be looking at this to see what we can do to take the House work, lo...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Trump Congratulates Macron On 'Big' Win In French Presidential Election

US President Donald Trump wrote on Twitter . German Chancellor Angela Markel tweeted her congratulations: "Macron's win was a victory for a strong united Europe". Ms Le Pen says she will lead the oppositio...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

White House alerted about Flynn's blackmail risk: Sally Yates

Flynn, who was conducting private conversations with the Russian ambassador regarding sanctions, was then fired three weeks into the administration for misleading Vice President Pence about those conversations....More..

IndiGo tentatively signs for 50 ATRs
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

IndiGo tentatively signs for 50 ATRs

ATR, which is jointly owned by Airbus and Italian company Leonardo, said the aircraft were set to start operations by the end of 2017. In a big boost to regional connectivity, India's largest airline by domes...More..

Spirit Airlines pilots under temporary restraining order issued by Florida judge
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Spirit Airlines pilots under temporary restraining order issued by Florida judge

Flights both to and from Plattsburgh from Orlando on Spirit Airlines are canceled today. "If United cancels, they have eight more flights to get passengers on". "We are disappointed that ALPA has chose to e...More..

Macron wins French presidency, to sighs of relief in Europe
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Macron wins French presidency, to sighs of relief in Europe

An energized and excited crowd of thousands waved flags, the AP reported. Axelle Lemaire, who served in incumbent president Francois Hollande's government, said the next French president had "no willingness" ...More..

Chelsea´s Fabregas sets Premier League assists record
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Chelsea´s Fabregas sets Premier League assists record

Despite his unnatural periphery role, the former Arsenal captain has become the first player in Premier League history to have managed 10 or more assists in six different seasons. "Then we had to play against t...More..

Central Intelligence Agency chief visits South Korea after latest missile test raises tension
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Central Intelligence Agency chief visits South Korea after latest missile test raises tension

In addition to continuing joint US-South Korean war games, the Pentagon has dispatched an aircraft carrier strike group, headed by the USS Carl Vinson, and a nuclear submarine, that are now engaged in exercises...More..