• Comey Agrees to Testify in Open Hearing Before Senate Intel Committee
Comey Agrees to Testify in Open Hearing Before Senate Intel Committee

Earlier this week, NPR confirmed that Trump had asked Comey to scuttle the investigation into his former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, according to a memo of the account written by Comey. Spicer responded, "As the president has stated before, a thorough investigation will confirm that there was no collusion between the campaign and an...

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  • In 2004, Congress Led UPA Government Hired Pakistan's ICJ Lawyer, Khawar Qureshi
In 2004, Congress Led UPA Government Hired Pakistan's ICJ Lawyer, Khawar Qureshi

He said: "Incidentally, they only found a Pak-origin lawyer to present India's case so when the Congress party raises questions about Make in India initiative, one really can not but come to the conclusion, that Congress only has respect for "Made in Pakistan" lawyers and not for "make in India" lawyers".

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  • Pippa Middleton marries as royals look on
Pippa Middleton marries as royals look on

Before adjusting Pippa's wedding dress , the Duchess took the children into the church where they had to wait quietly for the first notes of the wedding march. By all accounts, and despite some pre-wedding worries from mum about whether they'd behave, the two royal children apparently carried off their wedding duties with aplomb.

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  • Belt and Road summiteers swear by open trade centred around WTO
Belt and Road summiteers swear by open trade centred around WTO

In an opinion piece published Sunday, China's state-run Global Times said it was "regrettable" that India had made a decision to boycott the event but the project would go ahead, with or without New Delhi's support. Tom Rafferty, a China analyst at the Economist Intelligence Unit, agrees. India can not stop its neighbours from cooperating with ...

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  • Around 15000 stranded after landslide on Badrinath route
Around 15000 stranded after landslide on Badrinath route

At least 179 pilgrims from Maharashtra - among the 25,000 stranded after a massive landslide en route to the holy shrine of Badrinath - are safe, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said on Saturday. "Around 11,000 pilgrims were at Badrinath for darshan at the time of the calamity". 'All arrangements related to food and accommodation for the pilgrims ...

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  • Open Hacking Challenge at End of May, says Election Commission
Open Hacking Challenge at End of May, says Election Commission

AAP, which has alleged that EVMs had been tampered with in the assembly elections in Punjab and the civic polls in Delhi, both of which it lost, used the day-long special session of the assembly to demonstrate how the voting machines can be rigged.

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  • PSEB Punjab 10th Result 2017: Know Where To Check
PSEB Punjab 10th Result 2017: Know Where To Check

The board covers nearly every aspect of school education and one of them is to make necessary arrangements for smooth conduct of public examination at school level. Candidates who will not satisfy with the results can apply for the revaluation. Candidates, those have written the paper for PSEB 10th exam can check their result @pseb.ac.in.

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  • Trump approves arms to Syrian Kurds despite Turkey's objection
Trump approves arms to Syrian Kurds despite Turkey's objection

The Kurdish Peoples' Protection Units (YPG) has been seen by Washington as the best ally against jihadists in Syria. Also on Wednesday, the White House announced that Erdogan would arrive in Washington next Tuesday for talks with President Donald Trump.

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  • NIA to probe funding of Hurriyat leaders by Pak agencies
NIA to probe funding of Hurriyat leaders by Pak agencies

Sources said the agency, which handles high-profile cases such as that of terrorism, will call for questioning Syed Ali Shah Geelani, Naeem Khan, Gazi Javed Baba and Farooq Ahmed Dar alias Bitta Karate - four prominent separatist figures it named in a preliminary enquiry (PE) on Thursday.

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  • Sharif regime slammed for 'mishandling' Jadhav case
Sharif regime slammed for 'mishandling' Jadhav case

Sehwag took to Twitter and wrote "Satyamev Jayate" #KulbhushanJadhav. The verdict a matter of great relief for people of the country, he said. Sehwag advised Pakistan not to thrive on misunderstanding. Hours after much awaited verdict of ICH in The Hague, the ministry of external affairs here in national capital came out with a statement by say...

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  • Comey to testify in public before Senate Intelligence Committee
Comey to testify in public before Senate Intelligence Committee

It has been alleged that Trump fired Comey because of the bureau's investigation into possible collusion between his presidential campaign and Russian operatives. "That's taken off", Trump was quoted as saying. "I faced great pressure because of Russian Federation". US law enforcement uses the term "a person of interest" to mean someone who is ...

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  • Trump's approval among Republicans drops to lowest point yet in Reuters/Ipsos poll
Trump's approval among Republicans drops to lowest point yet in Reuters/Ipsos poll

The remaining 6 percent had "mixed feelings". Just 22 percent of American voters, by contrast, said they felt Trump's decision to share information with Russian officials was "appropriate" and 39 percent said they are "very" or "somewhat" confident in his ability to handle classified intelligence.

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  • Kerala Law Student Chops Off Genitals Of A Swami, Her Alleged Rapist
Kerala Law Student Chops Off Genitals Of A Swami, Her Alleged Rapist

The swami became close to the girl's family when her mother invited him to conduct pujas, hoping these would cure her paralysed husband. The girl chopped off his penis with a sharp instrument and immediately called cops. According to Police, the woman took the extreme step as she knew that no one would believe that she was sexually assaulted by a G...

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  • Congress told Trump-Russia investigation now includes a possible cover-up
Congress told Trump-Russia investigation now includes a possible cover-up

Two members of the Trump campaign and transition team with reported ties to Russian Federation - former national security adviser Michael Flynn and former campaign chair Paul Manafort - are not current White House officials, meaning the Post reporting has identified a new connection.

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  • Pro-EU Macron marches into French presidency
Pro-EU Macron marches into French presidency

Macron´s emphatic victory brought comfort to investors and European allies alike, who had been nervous about the risk of another populist upheaval, following Britain´s vote to quit the EU and Donald Trump´s election as US president - neither of which had been predicted by pollsters or bookmakers.

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  • Trump promises quick nomination of new Federal Bureau of Investigation chief
Trump promises quick nomination of new Federal Bureau of Investigation chief

Trump told NBC News that during their January dinner, he asked Comey if he was under investigation and Comey said he wasn't. "The president has nothing further to add on that", Spicer replied. Meanwhile, Fox News is reporting one of the candidates also being considered is former NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly. "This was the chief investigator ...

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  • Tillerson urges North Korea to resume talks
Tillerson urges North Korea to resume talks

The missile's re-entry was controlled and the vehicle successfully re-entered the atmosphere without burning up. U.S. President Donald Trump warned in an interview with Reuters in late April that a "major, major conflict" with the North was possible, but he said he would prefer a diplomatic outcome to the dispute over its nuclear and missile prog...

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  • French President-elect Emmanuel Macron begins official duties at WWII ceremony
French President-elect Emmanuel Macron begins official duties at WWII ceremony

If En Marche! can emerge as the largest single party, or secure a legislative majority, prospects of his agenda being enacted will increase. (Onwards), back in April 2016 to establish his own political crusade against "the establishment".

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  • Comey agrees to testify before Senate Intel Committee
Comey agrees to testify before Senate Intel Committee

While the case began quietly last July as an effort to determine whether any Trump associates coordinated with Russian operatives to meddle in the presidential election campaign, the investigative work now being done by the Federal Bureau of Investigation also includes determining whether any financial crimes were committed by people close to the...

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  • Friday's Iranian presidential election down to a two-man race
Friday's Iranian presidential election down to a two-man race

However, Hashemitaba did not say if he is going to withdraw from the presidential race. The list included Rouhani; Jahangiri; Tehran Mayor Mohammad Baqer Qalibaf; member of Iran's Expediency Council, Mostafa Aqa-Mirsalim; former deputy judiciary chief, Seyyed Ebrahim Raeisi; and former vice president, Mostafa Hashemi-Taba.

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  • South Korea Seeks To Reopen Communication With North Korea
South Korea Seeks To Reopen Communication With North Korea

North Korea tested a longer-range missile last weekend, which experts say was a significant advance for a weapons program that aims at having a nuclear-tipped missile that can strike America. But he has said that North Korea must change its attitude of insisting on pressing ahead with its arms development before dialogue is possible. Haley answ...

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  • Support for Macron's party grows before French parliamentary election
Support for Macron's party grows before French parliamentary election

Euobserver reports in its article Macron and Merkel to "reconstruct" the European Union that two leaders have the "common conviction that [they] should not only deal with the United Kingdom exit" but that they should think of how to "deepen" and "strengthen" the European Union and the eurozone .

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  • Moon says 'high possibility' of conflict with North as missile crisis builds
Moon says 'high possibility' of conflict with North as missile crisis builds

North Korea's missile programme is progressing faster than expected, South Korea's defense minister said yesterday, hours after the UN Security Council demanded the North halt all nuclear and ballistic missile tests and condemned Sunday's test-launch.

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  • Ian Brady and Myra Hindley's twisted relationship
Ian Brady and Myra Hindley's twisted relationship

One of the victims, 12-year-old Keith Bennett, has still never been found - despite the belief that Brady knew the location and buried him on the Moors, where he buried three others. He said: "Good riddance that he's gone, I don't drink but I will have a pint". The police, however, want to consider all the potential as a result of which Brady wrote...

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  • North Korea hails 'defence science warriors' in grand parade
North Korea hails 'defence science warriors' in grand parade

They mark a tonal departure from the Trump administration's months of saber rattling over North Korea. Trump has said "a major, major conflict" with North Korea is possible and all options are on the table but that he wanted to resolve the crisis diplomatically, possibly through the extended use of economic sanctions.

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  • Ballinasloe to host Fine Gael regional leadership debate
Ballinasloe to host Fine Gael regional leadership debate

Mr Donohoe's support is also significant, as he is one of the most influential members of the Cabinet and has been tipped as a potential minister for finance once Michael Noonan steps down after the leadership race. As to the future Cllr Mulhall said the party has "two good candidates" in Leo Varadkar and Simon Coveney and there was talk of a third...

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  • Senior Donald Trump advisor named as 'person of interest' in Russian Federation investigation
Senior Donald Trump advisor named as 'person of interest' in Russian Federation investigation

Citing unnamed members of Congress who attended a briefing with Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, McClatchy reported that a probe into a potential cover-up began after assertions by former FBI Director James Comey allegedly accused President Donald Trump of asking Comey to end the investigation into former national security adviser Michael ...

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  • Comey not anxious about possible Trump tapes
Comey not anxious about possible Trump tapes

May 17, 2017: Justice Department appoints former FBI Director Robert Mueller as special counsel to oversee the investigation into whether the Trump campaign collaborated with Russian Federation. May 9, 2017: Comey sends Congress a letter correcting his prior sworn testimony regarding emails handled by longtime Clinton associate Huma Abedin.

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  • Fox News' Kimberly Guilfoyle in talks for White House press secretary job
Fox News' Kimberly Guilfoyle in talks for White House press secretary job

Deputy press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders could run the on-camera briefings once Trump returns from his trip overseas, leaving Spicer to handle a broader messaging role, the source said, confirming a report first published by Politico .

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  • Iran: Rouhani leads initial count; over 70 percent turnout
Iran: Rouhani leads initial count; over 70 percent turnout

The presidential race was touted as a battle between Rouhani and Raisi, and also as a test of the popularity of the reigning leader's moderate agenda. He told NPR's Morning Edition that leaders in the US -allied countries of Israel and Saudi Arabia are likely to advocate "a policy which goes back to status quo ante on Iran which is pushing Iran...

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  • Lone scorer for Pittsburgh in Game 3
Lone scorer for Pittsburgh in Game 3

After PK Subban and Filip Forsberg scored in the 3rd, with Forsberg's coming at the 19:25 mark, Corey Perry emerged from a smoldering peat bog just outside of Bridgestone Arena and fired a shot that hit Subban's stick and went in behind Pekka Rinne .

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  • Worldwide collections and day wise breakup of Half Girlfriend
Worldwide collections and day wise breakup of Half Girlfriend

The movie released in 2500 all over India and saw an occupancy of around 15%. Since the film has received below average reviews it'll be interesting to see how it will perform in its opening weekend at the box office. Half Girlfriend grabbed the attention of the audience with his posters, trailer and songs. While, the movie opened to a lukewarm ...

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  • Iran opposition complains of election 'infractions'
Iran opposition complains of election 'infractions'

Raisi, a 56-year-old judge, has accused the 68-year-old incumbent president of weakening before the West's demands and compromising on Iran's integrity. The interior ministry said more than 40 million votes had been cast. The election comes at a tense moment in US-Iran relations. On Friday, Iran did not allow foreign journalists and worldwide...

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  • New French president holds first Cabinet meeting
New French president holds first Cabinet meeting

Le Drian vowed to promote the country's "key role" in the global community, noting continuity between his previous position and his new diplomatic job. But in a sign of how little known France's new prime minister is, 57 percent of those surveyed said they did not know him well enough to say if his appointment was a good or a bad thing, while just ...

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  • Trump Told Russians Firing 'Nut Job' Comey Relieved Pressure on Him
Trump Told Russians Firing 'Nut Job' Comey Relieved Pressure on Him

Comey is known to produce memos documenting especially sensitive or unsettling encounters, such as after the February meeting. But Comey has declined to testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee, which also extended him an invitation to testify, according to that committee's chairman and ranking member.

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