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Lavrov jokes he wasn't told about Comey firing

The meeting was closed to the media, but Russia's state-owned TASS news agency posted photos of the get-together soon after it ended. "I thought it was very,...


Tories 'extremely foolish' over election boasts, says Alex Salmond

Opinion polls giving May's Tories a lead of nearly 20 points over their main rivals, the Labour Party, could be wrong because United Kingdom surveys were misl...


Andrew McCabe: Acting FBI Director

The warning appeared to suggest that if Comey gave his version of events, the administration might produce tapes of conversations to counter that, although it w...


Trump hosts Russian foreign minister, envoy at White House

Lavrov's meeting with the president was scheduled for 10:30 a.m. ET, and it was declared closed to the press. "We're talking about Syria and I think that we...


Turkey assails U.S. move to arm Syria Kurds against IS

Turkey views the YPG as the Syrian extension of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK), which has fought an insurgency in south-east Turkey since 1984 and ...


BBC cameraman´s foot run over by auto carrying Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn

Speaking in Coventry, just a few miles from a Jaguar Land Rover plant, Brown made no mention of Party Leader Jeremy Corbyn, while repeatedly singing the praises...


FBI's James Comey says won't dwell on sacking, will "be fine"

In his letter firing Comey on Tuesday, Trump stated Comey had three times told him he was not under investigation. Another issue likely to be raised and...


Germany grants asylum to Turkish soldiers

A month ahead of Turkey's April 16 referendum, Germany blocked campaign events by Turkish ministers, generating an unprecedented row between Ankara and Berlin. ...


American journalist asked to leave 'Kushner family event' in China

During the event in Beijing, Kushner's sister promoted a program offering a path to US citizenship to Chinese backers. That's because her husband Jared Kushner,...


Pentagon: IS in Afghanistan leader killed in April raid

Hasib was killed in an operation April 27 in eastern Nangarhar province, along the border with Pakistan, according to the statement by Ghani's office. USA o...


UK's Labour Party stung by early leak of election platform

In the morning, Corbyn missed the scheduled launch of a party election poster in the wake of the manifesto leak, while later in the day a police auto carrying h...


Jawans' mutilation: Pakistan Army chief Qamar Javed Bajwa ordered barbaric attack

The government summoned Pakistani envoy Abdul Basit to underscore its outrage and demanded immediate action against the Pakistani soldiers and commanders respon...


Ghuggi's resignation a result of moral degradation in AAP: SAD

Gurpreet Singh Waraich was the former convenor of Punjab Unit of AAP . The Punjab unit of BJP here on Tuesday claimed that 11 MLA's of Aam Adami Party ( AAP ...


Always Dreaming wins 143rd Kentucky Derby

And a malpractice lawyer from Manhattan, on the whim of his wife, teams up with a childhood friend who now owns National Ice Hockey League's Stanley Cup champio...


New Hamas chief makes first public appearance in native Gaza

Haniyeh, 54, was Hamas' previous leader in Gaza . Abbas, who oversees autonomous enclaves in the West Bank, has reduced salary payments and electricity subsi...


AAP Punjab's in-charge Sanjay Singh quits post

Winning 181 out of 270 wards where elections were held, the saffron party added muscle to its decade-long domination of the corporations effortlessly bucking an...


Trump administration delays Paris climate agreement decision

In a letter to the president dated Tuesday, the organizations drew on their religious backgrounds in urging Trump not to nix the agreement. Still others w...


Ann Coulter says her Berkeley speech canceled

The Berkeley College Republicans, which had invited Coulter, also filed a federal lawsuit against the university, alleging it was discriminating against conse...


In Venezuela, mass protests women

Many Venezuelans are closely watching the armed forces, who have the potential to tip the balance if they disobey government instructions or give Maduro a nudge...


Four teachers suspended for asking girl to remove innerwear for NEET

There was also a student who was asked to cut out the pockets of her jeans, and students in long sleeved clothes had to cut them. Some of them had to remove...


Former official says she warned White House about Flynn

The majority of Republican senators on the subcommittee zeroed in on who unmasked Flynn in the intercepted communications, and who leaked the nature of their me...


West Mims fire now 138000 acres, St. George evacuated

About 130,000 acres, or nearly a third of the refuge, have already burned, said Melanie Banton, a spokeswoman for firefighters and park officials battling the W...


Sacked minister Kapil Mishra to file FIR against Kejriwal — AAP crisis

Second on the firm owned by Kejriwal's relatives involved in PWD and a Chhatarpur farmhouse land deal... The Karawal Nagar MLA, who was on Monday suspended from...


United Kingdom election: Sturgeon plays down Tory threat in Scotland

U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May will order her Conservatives to forget last week's triumph in local elections and to renew their efforts to work "flat out" fo...


President Trump Calls Holocaust Deniers 'Accomplices to Evil'

Some media reports also questioned whether that language, however strong, was plagiarized as the wording matches closely with the Holocaust Museum's " Introduct...


Trump says first 100 days have been exciting & productive

There is no mention in the ad of the botched attempts to implement a travel ban or pass legislation overhauling the Affordable Care Act. "You wouldn't know ...


Beach That Washed Away 30 Years Ago Reappears!

Achill Tourism manager, Sean Molly, told The Irish Times , "During the 1980s, there was some big storms that really destroyed the beach and it was completely...


France To Pick New President In Historic Race

Unpopular President Hollande was the first to bow to the rebellious mood in December as he declared he would be the first sitting president not to seek re-elect...


Sacked minister Kapil Mishra says Kejriwal took money; AAP refutes charges

Soon after his sacking, Mishra levelled the charge that he allegedly saw "health minister Satyendra Jain pay Rs20 million to chief minister Arvind Kejriwal". He...


Chibok schoolgirls were swapped for 5 Boko Haram commanders

ABUJA, Nigeria - Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari expressed joy Sunday night at meeting with the 82 Chibok schoolgirls newly freed from Boko Haram extremi...