Trump Ordered Aide to Give Kushner Security Clearance

A spokesperson for Kushner's lawyer told the Times the process was handled correctly. House Democrats vowed to step up their investigation of White House security clearances amid reports that President Trump demanded a top-secret security cle... More..

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US, Russia fail in rival bids for United Nations action on Venezuela
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

US, Russia fail in rival bids for United Nations action on Venezuela

The other sanctioned individuals are linked to regional military commands and the Guardia Nacional Bolivariana (GNB), the Venezuelan national guard. "At the Security Council, on the Venezuelan issue, our star...More..

Cohen Hearing erupts in argument over racism
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

Cohen Hearing erupts in argument over racism

Tlaib spoke over Meadows and continued with her statement . Since the hearing, two talk-show panelists have compared the Meadows-Patton moment as reminiscent of the slave trade, describing the supposedly pro...More..

European Union moots extending Brexit deadline by some months
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

European Union moots extending Brexit deadline by some months

However, I do not believe that the Commission has behaved honourably during these negotiations. But a non-binding legal opinion, written by experts in the German lower house's Europe department as an aid for ...More..

MPs vote against adopting Labour's Brexit plan
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

MPs vote against adopting Labour's Brexit plan

Some eurosceptics Conservatives appeared to have abstained or rebelled during the main vote on Wednesday. If MPs reject the offer to leave with no deal they will be given the chance to delay Brexit by askin...More..

Pak War Crises: #GoBackModi is trending in India
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

Pak War Crises: #GoBackModi is trending in India

He was responding to a question on the scepticism in some quarters about whether IAF fighters had hit the intended targets.Kapoor said there is credible information and evidence that "we hit the intended target...More..

Pakistan partially reopens airspace for flight operations
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

Pakistan partially reopens airspace for flight operations

The Pakistani Air Force (PAF) in response to the attack by IAF intruded into the Indian airspace trying to target its military installations in Poonch and Nowshera sectors of J&K, but was forced to return...More..

Huge obstacles remain to a second Brexit referendum
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

Huge obstacles remain to a second Brexit referendum

If there is no agreement, the country risks a disorderly and possibly chaotic "no-deal exit" from the bloc. Despite the "tortured flow-chart" that May's statement implied, in any "serious sense" there are not...More..

Kate Middleton pours a pint and does a royal job of it
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

Kate Middleton pours a pint and does a royal job of it

He's so diddy. Makes me very broody.' The Duchess, dressed in a £1,735 Mulberry coat (left), later joined William on a visit to a childcare centre (inset). Everyone is so courageous and strong in some of th...More..

Vatican places restrictions on Cardinal George Pell after sex abuse conviction
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

Vatican places restrictions on Cardinal George Pell after sex abuse conviction

A jury unanimously convicted Pell in December 2018 of sexually abusing two 13-year-old boys in 1996 while serving as the archbishop of Melbourne . Chief Judge Peter Kidd has questioned what Pell was thinking...More..

Pakistan says 2 Indian warplanes downed, pilot captured
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

Pakistan says 2 Indian warplanes downed, pilot captured

The latest wave of tensions between Pakistan and India first erupted after Jaish-e-Mohammad claimed responsibility for the February 14 suicide bombing of a convoy of India's paramilitary forces in the Indian po...More..

Cardinal Pell's lawyer apologises for 'terrible choice of phrase'
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

Cardinal Pell's lawyer apologises for 'terrible choice of phrase'

The news of Pell's conviction comes just 10 days after the Vatican said it had removed from the clerical state former American Cardinal Theodore McCarrick after the Vatican found him guilty of sex abuse, ...More..

by | Friday, March 01, 2019

"He Lied A Lot", Donald Trump On Ex-Lawyer Michael Cohen's Testimony

Mr Christie said Mr Cohen "has no credibility" but believed the man posed a threat to Mr Trump. He said Cohen made "very demeaning comments about the president that Miss Patton doesn't agree with". "I do not"...More..

Liberals will look to 'shed doubt' on Jody Wilson-Raybould's testimony: reporter
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

Liberals will look to 'shed doubt' on Jody Wilson-Raybould's testimony: reporter

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau , rejecting an opposition call for his resignation, disputed allegations on Wednesday by his former justice minister that government officials inappropriately pressured h...More..

Guaido's Safety Is at Risk in Return to Venezuela, US Envoy Warns
by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

Guaido's Safety Is at Risk in Return to Venezuela, US Envoy Warns

The current U.S. regime also contains Michael Bolton, the man who pushed the invasion of Iraq in 2003 - a conflict which is increasingly being compared to the current situation . government for "organizing, fi...More..

Boost for Brits in European Union as United Kingdom government backs key Brexit amendment
by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

Boost for Brits in European Union as United Kingdom government backs key Brexit amendment

There are also calls from within the Parliament to delay the impending exit in order to clinch a better deal with the EU. The EU's chief Brexit negotiator said Wednesday that a delay of Britain's exit fro...More..

Iran's Rouhani rejects resignation of foreign minister Zarif
by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

Iran's Rouhani rejects resignation of foreign minister Zarif

Zarif, a US-educated veteran diplomat, helped craft a pact with world powers in 2015 that curbed Iran's nuclear programme in return for sanctions relief. The foreign minister is "supported and approved by the...More..

Markets Hit and Flights Diverted as India-Pakistan Tensions Flare Up
by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

Markets Hit and Flights Diverted as India-Pakistan Tensions Flare Up

Air Canada has redirected one India-bound flight and cancelled another as tensions between that country and neighbouring Pakistan escalate. The Indian Air Force on Wednesday shot down Pakistan's multi-rol...More..

by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

25 dead, dozens hurt after train conductors fight

In a statement, the authority said the fire broke out after a train derailed and collided with a concrete barrier at the station, without giving further details. Egypt has one of the oldest rail networks in ...More..

Vietnam vows 'maximum level' security for Trump-Kim summit
by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

Vietnam vows 'maximum level' security for Trump-Kim summit

The two leaders will meet in Hanoi on Wednesday and Thursday, eight months after their historic summit in Singapore, the first between a sitting U.S. president and a North Korean leader. The Trump-Kim meeting i...More..

IAF plane crash: Five bodies recovered from wreckege
by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

IAF plane crash: Five bodies recovered from wreckege

Wednesday's crash comes a day after the IAF conducted airstrikes in Pakistan's Balakot. "Two Indian pilots were taken into custody and they are being treated well". Kashmir is split between Pakistan and Ind...More..

Democrats expected to block Trump’s emergency order over border wall
by | Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Democrats expected to block Trump’s emergency order over border wall

Now Democrats are preparing to force Republicans in Congress to vote on the most important legislation of the year. McConnell said Republican senators and Pence held a "robust, vigorous discussion" and that...More..

Guilty Pell to spark firestorm, warns Coast priest
by | Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Guilty Pell to spark firestorm, warns Coast priest

Pell had pleaded not guilty to the sexual abuse which happened at Melbourne's St Patrick's Cathedral in 1996 while he was archbishop. In his statement, the man said it had taken him years to understand the im...More..

Stocks fall back as investors await news from US-China talks
by | Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Stocks fall back as investors await news from US-China talks

Tuesday's declines reflected waning confidence in negotiations between the US and China over Washington's complaints that Beijing steals technology or pressures companies to hand it over. "But. agreeing to ex...More..

We recognise India's legitimacy to ensure security against cross-border terrorism
by | Wednesday, February 27, 2019

We recognise India's legitimacy to ensure security against cross-border terrorism

The attack targeted an area on the disputed border, around the village of Balakot . He paid tribute to the military and said: "I assure the nation that the country is in safe hands". The attractive Himalayan ...More..