Singh takes 54-hole lead at Senior PGA Championship

Bernhard Langer , of Germany, watches his tee shot on the second hole during the final round of the Senior PGA Golf Championship at the Trump National golf club in Sterling, Va., Sunday, May 28, 2017. The German closed with a round of 68 to oust the ... More..

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by | Sunday, May 28, 2017

No deal reached over Greece's latest bailout

Agreement will also accelerate negotiations on easing Greece's debt repayment terms. "I feel a strong willingness by all parties without exception to reach an overall deal", the EU's Economic Affairs Commissi...More..

by | Sunday, May 28, 2017

Gregg Allman of The Allman Brothers Band dies at age 69

The band's first three albums - including "At Fillmore East", considered a ground-breaking live recording at the time - made them stars, but shortly after that, Duane had his fatal motorcycle crash in Macon i...More..

UN Security Council threatens DPRK with new sanctions for missile tests
by | Sunday, May 28, 2017

UN Security Council threatens DPRK with new sanctions for missile tests

In the statement on Monday, the UN Security Council stressed on the importance of North Korea "immediately showing honest commitment to denuclearization through concrete action". Tensions between the U.S. and N...More..

Yemen raid kills seven al Qaeda militants: U.S
by | Sunday, May 28, 2017

Yemen raid kills seven al Qaeda militants: U.S

The raid takes place as the Trump administration intensifies counterterrorism operations in Yemen, where al-Qaida's most virulent offshoot is believed to be plotting attacks against the West. These missions are...More..

Next stop for Trump is Israel, in pursuit of 'ultimate deal'
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Next stop for Trump is Israel, in pursuit of 'ultimate deal'

Referring to Iran's alleged involvement in arming and training militias, he said it must cease immediately. Later Tuesday, Trump will meet with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas . Erekat, howev...More..

Pakistan crosses 5 pct GDP growth mark
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Pakistan crosses 5 pct GDP growth mark

Earlier, the Federal Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif approved the budget proposals of fiscal year 2017-18. Cash-strapped Pakistan's economy for the first time crossed the United States $300...More..

With major deal frozen, EU, US look to cooperate on trade
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

With major deal frozen, EU, US look to cooperate on trade

Separately, White House economic advisor Gary Cohn said President Donald Trump was "assessing" the future of United States sanctions against Russian Federation. Further, Tusk stressed the shared values...More..

Dhola-Sadiya bridge a brainchild of Congress, says Tarun Gogoi
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Dhola-Sadiya bridge a brainchild of Congress, says Tarun Gogoi

If one considers the length of the approach roads, the total length of the project road is 28.5 km. The PM also chose to name the bridge after the late Bhupen Hazarika , singer and filmmaker from Assam. With...More..

Reformists sweep Tehran municipal vote as Rouhani wins Iran
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Reformists sweep Tehran municipal vote as Rouhani wins Iran

Iran called on Washington on Monday to abandon its "warmongering policy, intervention, Iranophobia and sales of unsafe and useless weapons to the main sponsors of terrorism", according to state-run Press TV . ...More..

Trump Ruffles Feathers by Calling Germans 'Bad' on Trade
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Trump Ruffles Feathers by Calling Germans 'Bad' on Trade

The director of Donald Trump's National Economic Council is clarifying comments the president reportedly made about Germany , saying Trump believes the country is "very bad" on trade but not as a nation. P...More..

United States military conducts airstrike on pro-government forces in Syria
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

United States military conducts airstrike on pro-government forces in Syria

In a statement on Twitter, Operation Inherent Resolve said: Coalition struck Syrian pro-regime forces advancing in a de-confliction zone near al Tanf posing a threat to USA partner forces. In April U.S. Presi...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Trump handshake showdown: France's Macron just won't let go

The White House was quick enough to release a statement soon after the meeting stating that the discussion focused on the Syrian crisis, security and counter-terrorism issues. This ended up becoming the focus o...More..

UK Q1 growth revised down to 0.2%
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

UK Q1 growth revised down to 0.2%

Year-on-year growth in early 2017 fell to 2.0 percent from an initial estimate of 2.1 percent growth. That is down from a first estimate at the end of April of 0.3 per cent and is less than a third of the 0...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

China orders USA out of its territory

US military spokesman Major Jamie Davis said the United States was continuing its operations aimed at upholding freedom of navigation in worldwide waters. "We are continuing regular FONOPS [freedom of navigat...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Trump lectures stunned North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies to pay up

Allies will also answer a demand by Trump to establish annual plans to ensure members meet defense spending targets, Stoltenberg said, in a move created to hold members to account if they fail to increase milit...More..

Trump may be obliged to alter stance on climate change
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Trump may be obliged to alter stance on climate change

But in recent weeks his final decision on Paris has been twice postponed amid signs of strong support for remaining within the agreement from senior members of his administration. "Imagine that: Donald Trump...More..

Day after plane engine fire, Newark Airport is back on schedule
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Day after plane engine fire, Newark Airport is back on schedule

Passengers of the plane were evacuated by using the slide. According to ABIA, at 8:22 p.m., a United Airlines plane was taxing out of gate 19 while an American Airline's plane was stationary at Gate 21 when, ...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Rubio not optimistic on prospects of Middle East peace

Instead of a complete Israeli settlement construction freeze, the Palestinian leadership in Ramallah may be asked to accept a settlement slowdown, analysts say. Education Minister Naftali Bennett took the oppor...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

OPEC likely to extend production cuts into next year

USA output since last year's cut has increased by almost a million barrels a day to 9 million barrels. Oil producers inside and outside the OPEC cartel began gathering in Vienna on Tuesday ahead of a me...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Trump said firing Comey relieved 'great pressure'

The President maintains he was surprised by the response to Comey's firing. Trump clearly knew what he wanted to say as he took a few questions at a news briefing with visiting Colombian President Juan Manuel...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Former CIA head to answer questions about Russian meddling

General Michael Flynn appears to have lied to gain a renewal of his security clearance in 2016, according to documents obtained by the House Oversight Committee . Shortly after Mr Flynn left the White Hou...More..

Key House Health Care Negotiator Splits From Fellow Moderates
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Key House Health Care Negotiator Splits From Fellow Moderates

His amendment would allow states to apply for waivers so they could opt out of some Obamacare requirements, including one of the law's most popular provisions that prohibit insurers from charging more to indi...More..

Roger Moore, former 'James Bond', dead at 89
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Roger Moore, former 'James Bond', dead at 89

Moore was the oldest Bond ever hired, taking on the role when he was 46. 1985 - Last appearance as James Bond , in "A View to a Kill ". The upcoming "Spectre" with Daniel Craig as 007 is the 24th in the s...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Latest North Korean missile test reveal improved technology: Seoul

North Korea has rejected all calls to curtail its nuclear and missile programs in recent years, calling them legitimate self-defense. Imagery said by North Korea to be from the warhead of the Pukguksong-...More..