Trump should fire Trump as his spokesman

Warner , the Senate Intelligence Committee vice-chairman, had said at Thursday's hearing that it was hard to avoid the conclusion that the firing was related to the FBI investigation into alleged Russian collusion with the Trump campaign. More..

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It's far from case closed on Trump, Russia
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

It's far from case closed on Trump, Russia

What they are finding out is that they greatly underestimated Trump's capacity for misuse of executive power, the Russian Federation scandal, and Trump's own mental and emotional instability. John Cornyn, R-Tex...More..

Influence of English is fading, says EU chief Juncker
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Influence of English is fading, says EU chief Juncker

However, Mr Juncker appeared to ignore this appeal in a speech at a state of the union conference in Florence. Speaking in English, the European Commission's chief Brexit negotiator, Michel Barnier, said...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

President Trump is making it hard for his defenders

Friday morning, in the midst of a series of tweets in which Trump addressed the investigation into Russian collusion with his campaign to influence the presidential election and downplayed any role the probe pl...More..

Trump's disclosure of classified information isn't illegal
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Trump's disclosure of classified information isn't illegal

Two US officials, one current and one former, said Trump shared the intelligence supplied by Israel in the fight against Islamic State with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and Russian Ambassador Sergei...More..

USA accuses Syria of mass murder at prison dubbed 'human slaughterhouse'
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

USA accuses Syria of mass murder at prison dubbed 'human slaughterhouse'

Jones also presented aerial photos of the prison complex showing the crematorium's construction in 2013. "Beginning in 2013, the Syria regime modified a building within the Sednaya complex to support, what we...More..

Scotland needs choice on independence at end of Brexit, Sturgeon says
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Scotland needs choice on independence at end of Brexit, Sturgeon says

Scotland's First minister Nicola Sturgeon attends the STUC conference in Aviemore, Scotland, Britain April 24, 2017. On Thursday, Scottish Brexit minister Michael Russell said the UK's exit from the Europ...More..

Israel was source of intelligence Trump shared with Russian Federation
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Israel was source of intelligence Trump shared with Russian Federation

Russian Federation is the main supporter of Syrian President Bashar Assad, and an ally of Iran, one of Israel's principal adversaries. No US media were allowed into the meeting. He appeared to be suggestin...More..

Trump says he could pick FBI head by next week
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Trump says he could pick FBI head by next week

Lee, who was on Trump's list of potential replacements for Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, also said recording conversations in the White House is "not necessarily the best idea". Meanwhile, top Democrat...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Hamilton enjoying the intensity of duel with Vettel

Most teams upgraded their respective cars for the Spanish Grand Prix, with Mercedes unveiling several significant modifications to the W08. Bottas managed to contain Vettel for some time, while Hamilton cut s...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Vladimir Putin blames U.S. for global cyber attack

Petersburg. Russian President Vladimir Putin gestures while speaking to the media after the Belt and Road Forum at the China National Convention Center at the Yanqi Lake venue outskirt of Beijing in China, Mo...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

China to hold next Belt and Road forum in 2019

The Belt and Road initiative is seen as part of China's answer to the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) deal, a regional trade pact involving Pacific Rim countries, but excluding China. A total of 29 foreign head...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

US Accuses Syrian Regime of Mass Executions

Up to this point, the government of President Bashar al-Assad had been burying remains in mass graves. Jones told reporters Secretary of State Rex Tillerson had raised concerns about Assad's brutality with Russ...More..

Is The English Language Losing Importance In Europe?
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Is The English Language Losing Importance In Europe?

Mrs May's statement came during a day in which Mr Davis and the EU's chief Brexit negotiator, Michel Barnier, had appeared at odds over the size of the "Brexit bill" the United Kingdom would owe when it left th...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Australian banks lick wounds after tax hit

On Thursday night, federal senator Derryn Hinch outlined details of a letter he wrote to the AFP asking for an investigation. Treasury officials are set to brief bankers in Sydney on Thursday. "Tell them anot...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Miss USA 2017: Kara McCullough Crowned as the New Queen

As one of the top five finalists, a pageant official asked McCullough whether she thinks that affordable health care for all US citizens is a right or a privilege . McCullough, one of five contestants who im...More..

Centre delaying appointment of two new ministers: Kejriwal
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Centre delaying appointment of two new ministers: Kejriwal

Kapil Mishra on Thursday recorded his statement with the ACB, after he submitted evidence in support of his allegations that two persons close to chief minister Arvind Kejriwal tried to influence the scam probe...More..

Syria fighting eases as Russian deal comes into effect
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Syria fighting eases as Russian deal comes into effect

The Syrian government and rebel groups are not signatories, and both sides spoke vaguely on May 6 about "violations" of the agreement. The armed opposition, instead, was highly critical of the proposal, saying ...More..

Syria talks opening in shadow of rival track
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Syria talks opening in shadow of rival track

Since it broke out in March 2011, Syria's conflict has killed more than 320,000 people, displaced millions and ravaged the country's economy and infrastructure. The HNC has continued to call for the ousting of ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

U.S. says Syrians built crematorium at prison complex

The Trump administration accused Syria's government on Monday of hanging hundreds of political opponents and other prisoners and burning their bodies at a military prison near Damascus, part of what the State D...More..

White House: Cyberattack has not affected US government
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

White House: Cyberattack has not affected US government

President Donald Trump's homeland security adviser has a message to those blaming USA intelligence agencies for the cyberattack encircling the globe: Don't point a finger at the National Security Agency. The ha...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

In the Wake of Comey's Firing, Democrats Need to Step Up

In an interview with USA news network NBC on Thursday , Trump revealed that he had asked Comey on three occasions whether he was under investigation as part of the FBI's probe into Russia's meddling in l...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

State Department: Assad's regime built crematorium to burn bodies of executed prisoners

He also released overhead photographs of the facility. The statement was released on Tuesday. There's something about the very existence of a large government-run crematorium just outside the once-civilized...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Scotland needs choice on independence at end of Brexit: Sturgeon

She said: "When Nicola Sturgeon signed the Edinburgh Agreement that said she would respect the result, I believed her". The Conservatives have moved ahead of Labour in the polls in Scotland, and came second...More..

US Plans to Supply Antitank Weapons to Kurdish Fighters in Syria
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

US Plans to Supply Antitank Weapons to Kurdish Fighters in Syria

Turkey drew rebukes from the U.S. State Department and Pentagon last month when its warplanes bombed Kurdish groups in Syria and Iraq. Both leaders are proud of their electoral victories, seeing in them a...More..