• 'President Donald Trump ready to fire NSA Lt Gen McMaster'
'President Donald Trump ready to fire NSA Lt Gen McMaster'

With a laugh, Trump said: "Who's next?" U.S. President Donald Trump has chose to replace his national security adviser, H.R. McMaster, but the move is not expected to be made immediately, the Washington Post reported on Thursday. But the candidates speak to a President eager to return to his comfort zone. The President's penchant for televisi...

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  • Russian Federation collusion probe 'should never have been started,' Trump tweets
Russian Federation collusion probe 'should never have been started,' Trump tweets

Trump has promoted a flawed theory that Democratic groups allied with Hillary Clinton poured money into the state senate campaign of McCabe's wife while the FBI was investigating Clinton's use of a private email server as secretary of state, thus buying improperly soft treatment from the bureau.

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  • Trump attacks fairness of Russia-meddling probe
Trump attacks fairness of Russia-meddling probe

The memos could factor into special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation as his team examines Mr. Trump's campaign ties to Russian Federation and possible obstruction of justice. His firing, barely a day ahead of his 50th birthday on Sunday, could cost McCabe thousands of dollars in retirement benefits. As many are now finding out, however, the...

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  • North Korean Foreign Minister Heads to Sweden
North Korean Foreign Minister Heads to Sweden

Sweden acts as diplomatic representative in North Korea for the United States, which has no embassy there, and has helped with the release of USA citizens held by the reclusive state. "Right now, dialogue is needed and we are happy to have this meeting". "We shouldn't be naive and believe it is Sweden that solves these problems", Lofven added.

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  • Rahul Gandhi twitter handle is now changed @RahulGandhi
Rahul Gandhi twitter handle is now changed @RahulGandhi

After a historic drubbing in the 2014 general elections to Prime Minister Narendra Modi led Bharatiya Janata Party ( BJP ), Congress party has been making attempts to form effective alliances including being the part of the Mahagathbandhan or Grand Alliance in Bihar and a last minute alliance with Samajwadi Party (SP) in the Uttar Pradesh e...

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  • Sweden hosts North Korean foreign minister amid speculation
Sweden hosts North Korean foreign minister amid speculation

Speaking Wednesday at a news conference in Strasbourg, the British-based member of the European Parliament said he and his colleagues have been "relentlessly advocating the case for dialogue without preconditions - preconditions which I knew would abort any successful talks even before they started".

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  • Alonso fears squad depth has cost Chelsea this season
Alonso fears squad depth has cost Chelsea this season

Violence marred the meeting as video footage showed Chelsea supporters being hit by security staff with batons as they attempted to leave the Nou Camp. While all the chatter on several platforms in the build-up had been about the Cules' display of affection for their favourite son, once the game got underway, Messi's barnstorming performance ag...

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  • Hacker who gave information to Wikileaks passed away at 37
Hacker who gave information to Wikileaks passed away at 37

The Colombian-American hacker who gave up Chelsea Manning to the Federal Bureau of Investigation died in Kansas this week, according to relatives and local officials. "Adrian was always homeless or on the verge of it", said friend Lorraine Murphy. However, he added that he had learned a lot from the experience, including that "you can't really ...

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  • RUSSIAN ROULETTE: US, European Allies SLAM PUTIN Over UK Poison Plot
RUSSIAN ROULETTE: US, European Allies SLAM PUTIN Over UK Poison Plot

Ambassador Laurie Bristow spoke Saturday after being called to the Russian Foreign Ministry to be informed that Russia will expel 23 diplomats, a tit-for-tat retaliation to Britain's announcement this week that 23 Russians would be expelled.

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  • 'It certainly looks like' Russian Federation behind attack on ex-spy
'It certainly looks like' Russian Federation behind attack on ex-spy

However, the case took a truly dramatic turn earlier this week when Prime Minister Theresa May told the British Parliament on Monday that a Novichok agent had been used in the attempted murder and it was "highly likely" that Russian Federation was involved.

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  • Stormy Daniels' Lawyer Reveals His Client Has Been Threatened with Physical Harm
Stormy Daniels' Lawyer Reveals His Client Has Been Threatened with Physical Harm

On " Morning Joe " Friday, he dropped a new nugget, revealing on set that his client has been physically threatened thought he declined to get into any further specifics and directed the show's stunned co-hosts to watch the upcoming interview .

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  • Red line? Mueller subpoenas Trump Organization
Red line? Mueller subpoenas Trump Organization

Asked today about the president's previous comments, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders referred questions to the Trump Organization . The president did not, however, say what would happen should the special counsel cross that line. Trump eventually signed a non-binding "letter of intent" for the project to go forward and his law...

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  • The Punter's Eye: Cheltenham Gold Cup Preview
The Punter's Eye: Cheltenham Gold Cup Preview

Native River showed, again, his limitless stamina, and the determination to win regardless of the conditions when Johnson took off the gloves and the pair slugged it out to the winning post. It looked like Might Bite was going to maybe outclass him, but he's a tough, honest horse - he's unbelievable. "Someone's got to finish second and we've m...

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  • Donald Trump confirms Irish visit during Leo Varadkar meeting
Donald Trump confirms Irish visit during Leo Varadkar meeting

When asked if he had any plans to visit Ireland , the president replied: "I will, I love it, I have property there". That's sort of an interesting concept. "I will", he said. "A tremendous number of Irish are living in NY where I grew up and they are living in the United States and these are truly wonderful people, we love them".

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  • Pro-Trump TV pundit is president's new top economic adviser
Pro-Trump TV pundit is president's new top economic adviser

Kudlow told The Associated Press on Wednesday that he has accepted the offer and said the US economy was poised to take off after Trump signed $1.5 trillion worth of tax cuts into law. His first project will be aiding Trump on the issue of steel and aluminum tariffs. He was also one of the authors of an article that argued such tariffs were akin ...

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  • Chicago drops out as host city in 2026 FIFA World Cup bid
Chicago drops out as host city in 2026 FIFA World Cup bid

The 2026 tournament will be the largest ever, with 48 teams instead of the traditional 32, and because of its infrastructure, abundance of large stadiums and success in hosting the 1994 World Cup , the U.S., Mexico and Canada have been seen as heavy favorites to win the rights to host the event.

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  • Brazilian politician Marielle Franco killed in drive-by shooting
Brazilian politician Marielle Franco killed in drive-by shooting

Franco, from the leftist Socialism and Liberty Party (PSOL), was hit by several bullets after the attacker pulled up next to her vehicle and opened fire. In her last post on Twitter , Ms. Franco was focused on police violence. Just a day before her death Franco blamed police for the latest killing of a young man in a favela , where police, shad...

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  • The Passing of Physicist Stephen Hawking
The Passing of Physicist Stephen Hawking

Following Hawking's death, the cast and crew of the show shared a behind-the-scenes photo from his appearance and thanked him for guest starring, writing on Twitter , "In loving memory of Stephen Hawking". His scientific works include the theoretical prediction that black holes emit radiation, often called Hawking radiation . His greatest contrib...

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  • Rex Tillerson gets replaced
Rex Tillerson gets replaced

He said he also has his doubts about the nomination of CIA Deputy Director Gina Haspel to head the agency, given her background that includes running a "black site" in Thailand in 2002 where extreme interrogation procedures were used, and her admission of destroying video tapes from the program.

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  • Netanyahu to Host Last Ditch Talks to Save Crumbling Coalition
Netanyahu to Host Last Ditch Talks to Save Crumbling Coalition

Netanyahu had not yet commented on the agreement. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is reportedly attempting last-minute efforts to prevent elections before the vote on the IDF draft bill on Tuesday evening. Separately and perhaps equally as important, Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman opposes the conscription bill and wants to see ult...

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  • Teacher accidentally fires gun in California class, 3 hurt
Teacher accidentally fires gun in California class, 3 hurt

He emphasizes that it was not a bullet , and was "not life threatening". The parents rushed their son to the hospital for an X-ray. "The statement said the teacher, who was identified as Dennis Alexander , a math and administration of justice teacher, was placed on administrative leave for the duration of the investigation".

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  • Trump floats the idea of a USA military
Trump floats the idea of a USA military "Space Force"

Late a year ago, Trump directed NASA's acting administrator, Robert M. Lightfoot Jr., to "lead an innovative space exploration program to send American astronauts back to the moon, and eventually Mars" during a White House signing ceremony in December.

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  • Hillary Trashes American Women At Foreign Summit
Hillary Trashes American Women At Foreign Summit

You don't want to, you know, see that Indian American succeeding more than you are? "I was talking over my shoulder and my heel caught and I fell backwards", she told Norton. Two months ago, the Justice Department announced that Federal Bureau of Investigation agents in Little Rock, Arkansas, were looking into pay-to-play allegations involvin...

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  • Finnish FM praises role of Rex Tillerson
Finnish FM praises role of Rex Tillerson

No doubt that was true, one prime example being the agreement to restrict Iran's nuclear efforts. The new secretary of state will pay close attention to the interconnectedness of the North Korean talks and the Iran nuclear deal , but not in the way that Secretary Tillerson appeared to do.

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  • Turkish forces close in on city center of Syria's Afrin
Turkish forces close in on city center of Syria's Afrin

A Kurdish demonstrator in Cyprus shouts slogans in protest against the Turkish offensive targeting Kurds in the city of Afrin in Syria. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday said his forces would be inside Afrin in a matter of days, but for humanitarian reasons they were taking their time to strategize and prevent civilian ...

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  • More than 1000 need medical evacuation from Syria's Ghouta
More than 1000 need medical evacuation from Syria's Ghouta

Ebrahim Ebrahim, a Europe-based spokesman for the largest Kurdish group in Syria , the Democratic Union Party, or PYD, said those fleeing were heading toward government-controlled areas, fearful that Turkish troops and Turkey-backed Syrian opposition fighters might commit atrocities against the Kurds and minority Christians, Alawites and Yazidis i...

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  • The contest to succeed Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein is over
The contest to succeed Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein is over

The question of Blankfein's successor has been a topic of debate across the financial industry since Friday, when the Wall Street Journal reported that the CEO would step down as early as the end of this year. "I look forward to continuing to work closely with David in building our franchise around the world, serving our expanding client base a...

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  • Xi shows high hopes for North Korea summits
Xi shows high hopes for North Korea summits

As Stanford political scientist Scott Sagan summarizes , "States will seek to develop nuclear weapons when they face a significant military threat to their security that can not be met through alternative means; if they do not face such threats, they willingly remain non-nuclear states."Kim is in this sense a rational actor in pursuit of regim...

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  • US Arms Exports Surge Amid Growing Middle East, Asian Demand
US Arms Exports Surge Amid Growing Middle East, Asian Demand

Russian Federation continued to be India's largest arms supplier, accounting for 62% of India's arms imports between 2013 and 2017. India continues its dubious standing as the largest importer of major arms in the world in 2013-17, accounting for 12 per cent of the global total.

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  • Naresh Agarwal joins BJP after SP gives RS ticket to Jaya Bachchan
Naresh Agarwal joins BJP after SP gives RS ticket to Jaya Bachchan

The SP nominated Jaya Bachchan as its only candidate and made a decision to extendd the remaining votes to BSP candidate Bhim Rao Ambedkar. "My position has been compared to someone who works in the films ". His term as Rajya Sabha member ends on April 2. I will always carry deep respect in my heart for [SP chief] Mulayam Singh Yadav and [MP] Ram ...

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  • Unity, development of northeast is highest priority, says PM Modi in Tripura
Unity, development of northeast is highest priority, says PM Modi in Tripura

In a letter to the Chief Electoral Officer , Tripura , the Tripura Left Front Committee stated that it has chose to withdraw their candidate from the Charilam constituency election as the Election Commission (EC) has "not considered" its appeal for postponement of the election to the constituency due to various incidents of pre-poll violence.

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  • Rangers host Celtic in biggest Old Firm in six years
Rangers host Celtic in biggest Old Firm in six years

Graeme Murty is building a young and hungry side with plenty of decent players and winger McManaman might be able to add to that. "But we just have to focus on our stuff and if we go there and prepare well and we'll be confident of taking something from it".

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  • Rory Best says Ireland must be 'bigger and stronger' against Scotland
Rory Best says Ireland must be 'bigger and stronger' against Scotland

Another missed Sexton penalty raised questions over Ireland's decision to go for the posts rather than touch with 15 minutes left, but replacement Cronin crossed after a driving maul to further focus English minds in Paris and keep their Grand Slam hopes alive.

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  • USA top diplomat to arrive in Kenya on Friday
USA top diplomat to arrive in Kenya on Friday

The United States is the leading aid donor to Africa but China surpassed it as a trade partner in 2009 and has at the same time pumped billions into infrastructure projects. "They are badly needed". "They - Chinese - do not bring significant job creation locally; they don't bring significant training programmes that enable African citizens to pa...

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  • Palestinian killed in West Bank clashes with Israeli forces
Palestinian killed in West Bank clashes with Israeli forces

Similar clashes were seen in the villages of Mazraa al-Gharbia, Billin, Nilin and Nabi Saleh near Ramallah, and in the village of Kafr Qaddum near Nablus. Trump's announcement and the planned move in May of the United States embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem - home to sites holy to Muslims, Jews and Christians - reversed decades of USA policy on t...

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