U.S. to send delegation to China's Belt and Road summit

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif is traveling to Beijing to attend a two-day global gathering promoting China's plan for a vast trade network, a spokesman said Friday. The US and a number of other western countries have either skipped the summit or depute... More..

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Carmaker Nissan says UK plant hit by cyber attack

Answer: The attack spread would have been based on how many target machines the attackers had in their database. "Cyber-security is a huge industry and we can all do better to protect our businesses and our ...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Trump threatens to cancel briefings for 'sake of accuracy'

Earlier on Friday, Trump sent a series of tweets bashing the media and saying his surrogates shouldn't be expected to speak with "perfect accuracy". The White House also shifted its stance on whether Come...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Palestinian stabs Israeli officer in Jerusalem, shot dead

The other was a bystander who was lightly wounded. Israel has identified majority as attackers. Police spokeswoman Luba Samri said the attacker quickly pulled a knife and stabbed the officer several times, mo...More..

Mutinous soldiers in Ivory Coast take over several cities
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Mutinous soldiers in Ivory Coast take over several cities

In Abidjan, soldiers reportedly drove around in pick-up trucks and fired into the air. Bouake residents said shops remained closed on Saturday as soldiers, many of them wearing balaclavas, fired their weapons...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Security questions over Russian photographer allowed into Oval Office

Trump said "when I chose to just do it, I said to myself, I said "you know, this Russian Federation thing with Trump and Russian Federation is a made up story, it's an excuse by the Democrats for having lost ...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Trump warns ousted Federal Bureau of Investigation chief not to leak to media, threatens 'tapes'

Mr. Trump has said that Mr. Comey told him three times-once at a dinner and twice over the phone-that he wasn't under investigation. As has happened on previous occasions since Trump took office, different ...More..

China defends military ties with Sri Lanka after submarine visit blocked
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

China defends military ties with Sri Lanka after submarine visit blocked

During his visit, Prime Minister Modi held meetings with the Sri Lankan leadership, including President Maithripala Sirisena, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe and Leader of Opposition R. His remarks about th...More..

North Korea says will have dialogue with USA under right conditions
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

North Korea says will have dialogue with USA under right conditions

The US government said it would not attach any special meaning to the so-called "track two" dialogue in Oslo. Mr Byung-ho would face severe punishment for his actions, North Korea says. But he said Friday's...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

North Korea says will have dialogue with US under right conditions: Yonhap

America's top military officer in the Pacific Admiral Harry Harris Jr has warned lawmakers that it's a question of when, not if, Pyongyang successfully builds a nuclear-tipped missile capable of striking the US...More..

UK Brexit Secretary Says EU Officials, Media Seek His Dismissal
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

UK Brexit Secretary Says EU Officials, Media Seek His Dismissal

Asked whether he agreed with former Conservative leader Iain Duncan Smith that Britain might end up receiving a payment, Mr Johnson told the Daily Telegraph: "I do, I think there are very good arguments". "I ...More..

Archaeologists Discover 17 Mummies in Egyptian Desert
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Archaeologists Discover 17 Mummies in Egyptian Desert

The non-royal mummies , including some completely intact, were found inside a catacomb by a Cairo University expedition in the village of Tuna al-Gabal. "2017 - historic in terms of archaeological discoveries"...More..

Former Gator Aaron Hernandez was elated about acquittal, not suicidal
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Former Gator Aaron Hernandez was elated about acquittal, not suicidal

Do you support or oppose them? When there was no answer, he knocked the sheet off and found Hernandez's body. "Tell my story fully but never think anything besides how much I love you". Prosecutors have argue...More..

North Korea Open to US Talks Under 'Conditions'
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

North Korea Open to US Talks Under 'Conditions'

A senior North Korean diplomat said Saturday Pyongyang would be willing to hold talks with the United States if the conditions are right. "We will have dialogue if the conditions are there", Choe told rep...More..

Michael Flynn ordered to hand over papers in Trump-Russia investigation
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Michael Flynn ordered to hand over papers in Trump-Russia investigation

Richard Burr, R-N.C., said in a statement. Mr Flynn's Russian Federation ties are also being scrutinised by the FBI as it conducts a similar investigation. It was reported Wednesday that other records ha...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Trump warns ex-FBI director Comey about 'leaks' in explosive Twitter rant

In his own first question to McCabe, Burr asked the acting FBI director about one of the more puzzling and surprising statements in Trump's termination letter to Comey - that the law enforcement chief told th...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Warner: Comey won't testify to intel panel next week

Mr Trump has said that Mr Comey has told him three times that he was not a target of the FBI inquiry, comments that have raised accusations among opponents that the president was interfering in the investigatio...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Executive director believes Confederate monuments would be great for Beauvoir

Following the 2015 shooting that killed nine people, SC took down the Confederate flag from its statehouse grounds. The Davis statue, located in New Orleans' Mid-City neighborhood, was removed in the middle o...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

South Korea's Moon to send envoys to Beijing to ease tensions

However, while Donald Trump has sought the help of countries such as Russia, China, Japan, as well as South Korea in dealing with Kim, Moon is intent on adopting a more lenient approach, Newsweek reports. The...More..

Statement on Ebola in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Statement on Ebola in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

World Health Organization was informed of the suspicious cases, which were confirmed on May 11, when National Biomedical Research Institute informed authorities that one out of five blood samples returned posit...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Moon, Abe agree to co-operate on North Korea

Moon was part of the liberal Roh Moo-hyun administration involved in the last inter-Korean summit of 2007, although almost a decade of conservative rule in Seoul has seen ties sour to the point of zero cooperat...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

China always supported us on Kashmir: Nawaz

India is not sending any representative for a key one belt-one road (OBOR) forum meeting in Beijing on May 14-15. Speaking at the Second Raisina Dialogue earlier this year, Prime Minister Narendra Modi in ref...More..

France's Macron names half of parliamentary candidates from civil society
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

France's Macron names half of parliamentary candidates from civil society

Ferrand said each candidate had been interviewed and had declared not to have a criminal record or to have been disqualified for any function in the past. The president-elect is a left-leaning liberal - a one-t...More..

10 labourers killed near Paks Gwadar port
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

10 labourers killed near Paks Gwadar port

Balochistan Home Minister Sarfaraz Bugti also confirmed the death toll while speaking to a private news channel. A special military C-130 aircraft flew the remains of the slain labourers for funerals to their...More..

UK Working to Restore Hospital Systems After Cyberattack
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

UK Working to Restore Hospital Systems After Cyberattack

In a matter of hours, over 75,000 attacks have been detected worldwide, the company said. The U.S. Department of Homeland Security said it was sharing information with domestic and foreign partners and was re...More..