• DNC Rejected Help from Homeland Security After Russia Hacks
DNC Rejected Help from Homeland Security After Russia Hacks

The U.S. intelligence community has said Russian Federation was behind the cyber attack as part of its effort to interfere in the election. - The Congressional Black Caucus was invited to the White House, but the group said it would not accept the invitation passing because Trump and his administration have, in its view, ignored the caucus and en...

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  • Former DHS Secretary Jeh Johnson Testifies Before House Intel Committee
Former DHS Secretary Jeh Johnson Testifies Before House Intel Committee

Johnson announced the shift on the same day as the release of a declassified USA intelligence report that said Putin "ordered" an influence campaign in 2016 aimed at the US presidential election. When asked Tuesday whether Trump believed that Russian Federation interfered in the election, White House press secretary Sean Spicer said he could not...

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  • By keeping U.S. focus on Islamic State, Trump risks wider Syria war
By keeping U.S. focus on Islamic State, Trump risks wider Syria war

The launch, which hit Syria's eastern city of Deir el-Zour on Sunday night, appeared to be Iran's first missile attack overseas in over 15 years and its first in the Syrian civil war, in which it has provided crucial support to embattled President Bashar Assad .

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  • Sena takes u-turn, backs NDA's prez poll nominee
Sena takes u-turn, backs NDA's prez poll nominee

A day after the much-talked-about meeting between Amit Shah and Uddhav Thackeray, the Shiv Sena on Monday lashed out at the BJP over the emerging situation in Jammu & Kashmir and West Bengal. They said that when they decide, they will come back to us with a proposal. However, he added that "we are also known as a "Krishi pradhan desh" and h...

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  • Turkey rejects Saudi demand to shut military base in Qatar
Turkey rejects Saudi demand to shut military base in Qatar

A shop with a picture of Qatar's Emir Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al-Thani is seen in Doha, Qatar, June 6, 2017. If Qatar refuses to comply by the deadline, the Arab countries signaled, they'll continue to restrict its access to land, sea and air routes indefinitely, as economic pressure mounts on Qatar.

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  • S. Korea-US alliance stands at 'critical juncture' amid threats from NK
S. Korea-US alliance stands at 'critical juncture' amid threats from NK

But when asked about the suggestions, Chang said he was not in a position to talk about them. "While North Korea is not (completely) ready, I think (the North Korean team) is coming to send a message that it is at least willing to try to improve inter-Korean relations", said Ahn Chan-il, the head of World Institute for North Korean studies.

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  • Narendra Modi Launches India-Portugal Startup Hub In Lisbon
Narendra Modi Launches India-Portugal Startup Hub In Lisbon

Monday's meeting will help deepen Trump's strategic understanding of the country, the official said. Congratulating the people on the occasion of Ramzan, Modi said that Eid-ul-Fitr is the festival of happiness and more we share happiness on this occasion, the more it increases.

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  • Fouad pls/Erdogan says Saudi-led ultimatum on Qatar 'against international law'
Fouad pls/Erdogan says Saudi-led ultimatum on Qatar 'against international law'

Notwithstanding the blockade imposed on Qatar by Saudi Arabia-led alliances, King Mohammed VI has congratulated the Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, on the fourth anniversary of his accession to power, a move highlighting the importance to Morocco of consolidating the bilateral ties between Morocco and the member countries of the Gul...

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  • Trump labors to make Mueller-Comey tie a key talking point
Trump labors to make Mueller-Comey tie a key talking point

The president called Democrats "obstructionists", saying he thought they would do better at the polls if they worked with the GOP. "I hope you can see your way clear to letting this go, to letting Flynn go", the president told Comey. At a White House ceremony, Mueller praised Comey as a man of "honesty, dedication and integrity", and Comey repaid...

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  • United Kingdom makes major concession on first day of Brexit talks
United Kingdom makes major concession on first day of Brexit talks

The fate of an estimated three million Europeans now living in Britain and around one million Britons living elsewhere in the EU was thrown into doubt by Britain's vote to leave the bloc previous year. He and others have also raised the possibility that Britain could remain in the EU. There will be one week of negotiations every month, with a pau...

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  • South Korea Tests-fires Its Own Midrange Missile
South Korea Tests-fires Its Own Midrange Missile

Despite sanctions and global pressure, North Korea has repeatedly vowed to further develop its missile and nuclear weapons program, viewing it as a deterrent against what it claims is Washington's hostile policy against it. Ambassador Kye Chun-yong said North Korea was willing to discuss a possible freezing of its nuclear and missile tests ...

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  • Photos from India's emphatic win over England
Photos from India's emphatic win over England

On her part, Mithali too has one on her name and she says it is "good for women's cricket ". Right-hander Raut favoured the front foot and survived what was a tough chance for Nat Sciver when on 20, a skier to Tammy Beaumont on 21 and a straightforward opportunity for Anya Shrubsole on 77.

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  • Hotpoint issues apology after faulty appliance found to start Grenfell Tower fire
Hotpoint issues apology after faulty appliance found to start Grenfell Tower fire

A faulty fridge freezer sparked the huge fire that gutted a 24-storey residential tower in west London last week, Scotland Yard said today as it mulled slapping manslaughter charges against those responsible for the tragedy that killed at least 79 people.

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  • Iran sends a message with missile strike in Syria
Iran sends a message with missile strike in Syria

While Iran has other ballistic missiles it says can reach longer distances, Sunday night's launch appears to mark the longest strike it has launched overseas. Israeli security officials said Monday they were studying the missile strike to see what they could learn about its accuracy and capabilities. Iran's attack on Syria failed, as the maj...

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  • High-level US visit leads North Korea to free student in coma
High-level US visit leads North Korea to free student in coma

Imprisoned in North Korea are three of a United States citizen. Besides Warmbier, who was accused of trying to steal a propaganda banner at a staff-only floor of his hotel, three other US citizens are held by North Korea for similar antistate charges.

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  • India's Modi in Washington for 'no frills' Trump meet
India's Modi in Washington for 'no frills' Trump meet

Modi, in his reply to Trump, thanked him for the "warm personal welcome" and said he was "greatly" looking forward to the meeting and discussions tomorrow at the White House . It will be interesting to see how "Make in India " of Modi and "Make in America" of Trump will be taken into consideration. "I think it's a bit unfair".

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  • USA shot down Syrian drone, inches closer to Russian confrontation
USA shot down Syrian drone, inches closer to Russian confrontation

The Russian diplomat said earlier on Thursday that Russia considered the downing of the Syrian Air Force Su-22 warplane by the US-led coalition as a flagrant violation of the worldwide law, the principles of sovereignty and territorial integrity of Syria , which required a thorough investigation.

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  • India stun England on the opening day of the Women's World Cup
India stun England on the opening day of the Women's World Cup

Classy captain Raj arrived to share 78 for the second wicket with Raut, who eventually holed out on the leg-side boundary off Danielle Hazell. Chamari Polgampala (49) and Chamari Athapaththu (53) gave Inoka Ranaweera's side an ideal foundation to kick on at 141 for one with 15 overs remaining, but once the latter fell a flurry of wickets followed...

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  • London mosque driver charged with 'terrorism-related murder'
London mosque driver charged with 'terrorism-related murder'

The London Metropolitan Police on Friday confirmed that the man who died in a terror attack in front of the Finsbury Mosque in London several days ago is a British-Bangladeshi, reports UNB. "The silence will be marked at all government buildings and other organisations may follow suit", the Prime Minister's Office said in a statement. The van...

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  • Ram Nath Kovind NDA's Candidate for President
Ram Nath Kovind NDA's Candidate for President

Former CM and senior AGP leader, Prafulla Kumar Mahanta, said, "Iwill be able to say the stand of the party (AGP) only after the official discussion, but the question of opposing Kovind doesn't arise". Though there was no official word about the meeting, it is widely believed that Meira Kumar could be the opposition's choice against National Demo...

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