Bombing in diplomatic area of Kabul kills 90, wounds scores

The blast, at the start of the holy month of Ramadan, was one of the deadliest seen in Kabul , killing 80 people and wounding another 463, Deputy Interior Minister Murad Ali said. The Taliban , seeking to reimpose Islamic rule after their 2001 oust... More..

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Marty Walsh Speaks Out on Trump's Paris Climate Deal Decision
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Marty Walsh Speaks Out on Trump's Paris Climate Deal Decision

Asked on Twitter what he would do should the President go through with his expected decision to leave the agreement , the Tesla and SpaceX CEO said that he "will have no choice but to depart [the] coun...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Korea Launches Scud-class Ballistic Missile

South Korea's military said the Scud-type missile travelled for 280 miles (450 kilometers), and Japan said it was estimated to have fallen into its exclusive economic zone, extending 200 nautical miles fro...More..

Mandir-Masjid dispute to be solved through dialogue: Adityanath
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Mandir-Masjid dispute to be solved through dialogue: Adityanath

The move is significant because Ram Mandir is a politically sensitive issue and Yogi's visit to the temple a day after the court order could be seen as BJP's attempt to signal its commitment. Adityanath had...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Trump is pulling U.S. out of Paris climate change deal, reports say

Trump tweeted Wednesday that he'll announce his decision on the agreement "over the next few days". "I think there is a general sense that it would be better for the U.S.to be part of the discussions a...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Trump lashes out at Germany over trade, North Atlantic Treaty Organisation; promises change

Martin Schulz, leader of the centre-left Social Democrats, told reporters Trump was "the destroyer of all Western values", adding that the US president was undermining the peaceful cooperation of nations base...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

PM's jibe about 'alone and naked' Jeremy Corbyn 'totally inappropriate'

Her reply was, and I asked this at Prime Minister's Question Time when we knew the election was coming, she said: 'Well, this is the debate.' Well, it isn't the debate. Come and have a debate, and I can be ever...More..

Obamas buy their DC rental home
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Obamas buy their DC rental home

The D.C. house itself is now owned by former Bill Clinton press secretary Joe Lockhart and his wife Giovanna Gray Lockhart, Washington editor of Glamour. The $8.1 million purchase price makes the Obamas new h...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Trump poised to pull out of Paris climate deal: US media

German Chancellor Angela Merkel, who has exchanged barbs with Trump in the days since last weekend's Group of Seven summit ended in division over Paris and trade issues , is meeting today with Chinese Premie...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

What's behind the German trade surplus angering Trump?

Days earlier, in Saudi Arabia , Trump had presided over the single largest U.S. arms deal in American history, worth Dollars 110 billion over the next decade and including ships, tanks and anti-missile systems...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

EU, China to reaffirm support for climate pact

Democratic Sen. Ed Markey from MA also noted the potential economic disruption, tweeting: "Pulling out of #ParisAgreement is a massive moral, economic & leadership failure for Trump admin. Rajoy and Modi agre...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Paris Climate Treaty: What you need to know

Trump himself tweeted that " I will be announcing my decision on the Paris Accord over the next few days ". To try to avert the worst of these threats, countries agreed to dramatically cut emissions as part...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Trump's 'covfefe' lights up the internet

Is he sleep-tweeting? Is it a nuclear code? It has everything: "Russian entanglements, spray tans, creepy handshakes, surprise trade wars", one Twitter user wrote. Melania Trump says it was "simply wrong" for c...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Strong, swift UN reaction to Trump on climate

He said that even though "it looks like that attempt failed". the "law is the law". "Withdrawing from the Paris agreement is hardly going to create jobs in the US", says Cary Coglianese, professor at the Un...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Trump resisting pressure from Europe, pope on climate deal

It soon became clear that a decision would not be made at that time, as Trump informed the world via Twitter . While Trump now favors an exit, he has been known to change his thinking on major decisions and ...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Donald Trump resisting pressure over threat to quit Paris climate deal

Ivanka Trump's preference was to stay, but she made it a priority to establish a review process so her father heard from all sides of the debate, said a senior administration official. Finland's Prime Minister...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Election day ahead: Amber Rudd up for debate as PM heads west

At a press conference in Westminster, the Labour leader was asked by the New Statesman's George Eaton: "You've ruled out a coalition with the SNP; will you also rule out a confidence and supply arrangement or...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Out of Paris climate deal -source (RDSA, XOM, CLD)

Axios , Politico and the Associated Press reported that anonymous sources said Environmental Protection Agency head Scott Pruitt would work out details of the withdrawal from the agreement. The choice is ...More..

'Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite' roster leaks, no X-Men present
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

'Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite' roster leaks, no X-Men present

The character roster for the upcoming Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite game leaked today , revealed by the same NeoGAF user who correctly leaked the existence of the game before its public reveal in Decemb...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Spicer Rips Unnamed Sources Hours After Trump Tweets Story With Unnamed Source

White House senior aide Jared Kushner wanted to set up a direct line of communication to Russian President Vladimir Putin after Donald Trump won the USA election, The New York Times reported . "Any way ...More..

SpaceX taking recycling all way to orbit for NASA
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

SpaceX taking recycling all way to orbit for NASA

SpaceX's 230-foot-tall Falcon 9 rocket will carry supplies and experiments, including key materials to support 250 science experiments taking place during Expeditions 52 and 53. The spacecraft is also loaded...More..

Merkel says can develop India ties and keep up US relationship
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Merkel says can develop India ties and keep up US relationship

The 62-year-old said: "We Europeans must really take our destiny into our own hands, of course in friendship with the United States , in friendship with Great Britain, with other neighbours wherever possible...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Trump's Personal Attorney Swept Up in Russia-White House Probe

Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly , the lone administration official to speak out publicly about reports that Jared Kushner sought a back channel to communicate with the Russian government, has defended...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Blast in Kabul diplomatic kills at least 9

They are now one of the biggest contributors to the NATO-led Resolute Support mission with around 980 soldiers on the ground to support and train Afghan security forces. German and Pakistani authorities have s...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Official says Trump expected to pull U.S. from Paris deal

Olof Skoog, whose country is serving a two-year term on the U.N. Security Council, told reporters Wednesday that a US pullout would also "fly in the fact of pleas from very friendly European nations". Trump's s...More..