Former NBA star Rodman to fly to Singapore for Trump-Kim summit

It also has a golf course for any free time the leaders might have. "Within the first minute, Ill know", Trump said during a news conference in Quebec as he prepared to depart the Group of 7 summit en route to Singapore , where he is scheduled t... More..

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Singapore to restrict airspace during US-North Korea summit
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Singapore to restrict airspace during US-North Korea summit

Kim Chang Son, director of North Korea's state affairs commission secretariat, and Joe Hagin, a deputy White House chief of staff, met at the hotel in late May to work out security and logistics measures. Wit...More..

USA tariffs add 'frictions' as G7 ministers meet in Canada
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

USA tariffs add 'frictions' as G7 ministers meet in Canada

Trudeau added that he does not know what Trump wants Canada to do in order to remove the tariffs, because the USA actually exports more steel to Canada than Canada sends to the US, and when it comes to oversupp...More..

Iran calls on world to stand up to Trump, save nuclear deal
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Iran calls on world to stand up to Trump, save nuclear deal

Uranium for civilian energy production is enriched to less than 4 percent. "The words uttered by some European states indicate that they expect the Iranian nation to both agree to comply with the nuclear deal...More..

5Stars and League strike new Italian coalition deal
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

5Stars and League strike new Italian coalition deal

Giuseppe Conte had been approved for Italy's top office by the country's President Sergio Mattarella on Thursday evening after the right-wing League and anti-establishment Five Star Movement reached a coali...More..

At least 7 killed, 20 hurt as Guatemala volcano erupts
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

At least 7 killed, 20 hurt as Guatemala volcano erupts

Shelters were opened for those forced to flee. Hindustan Times, owned by HT Media Ltd, is one of India's largest publications that provides unbiased news, analysis and features on politics, sports, entertainm...More..

March quarter GDP growth fastest in 2 years; Dalal Street cheers
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

March quarter GDP growth fastest in 2 years; Dalal Street cheers

The gross domestic product (GDP ) in the March quarter remained higher than market expectations - the highest in seven quarters - even as the overall growth of 6.7 per cent during the year was the lowest in la...More..

Trump 'could pardon himself over Russian Federation but won't', says Giuliani
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

Trump 'could pardon himself over Russian Federation but won't', says Giuliani

The assertion by President Trump's lawyers that he can not obstruct justice because he has absolute authority over all federal investigations is legally problematic, analysts say, because it would essentially...More..

China warns US against tariffs as trade talks end
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

China warns US against tariffs as trade talks end

The U.S. says China's outsized production artificially depresses global metals prices, endangering U.S. national security by undermining its domestic steel industry. Wilbur Ross sounded upbeat on Sunday after h...More..

Bashar Assad warned against hitting U.S
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

Bashar Assad warned against hitting U.S

Syrian forces, backed by Russian air power and Iranian-backed militias, will "liberate by force" rebel- and Islamic State-held territory, Mr. Assad said. In the past year, Netanyahu and his top ministers have s...More..

The summit's back on: Trump meets NKorea at White House
by | Saturday, June 02, 2018

The summit's back on: Trump meets NKorea at White House

Plans for the meeting in Singapore had been cast into doubt after Trump suddenly announced his withdrawal last week, only to announce a day later that it could still get back on track. Alternatively, the North ...More..

Governor Greitens Announces Resignation
by | Saturday, June 02, 2018

Governor Greitens Announces Resignation

The Republican governor announced Tuesday that he will step down on Friday. Greitens's fortunes appeared to improve the week before last, when a successful motion to put St. In late April, Greitens was ...More..

Judge Rejects Cohen's Attempt To Drag Out Doc Review
by | Saturday, June 02, 2018

Judge Rejects Cohen's Attempt To Drag Out Doc Review

Federal Bureau of Investigation agents seized over a dozen electronic devices in what prosecutors said was a probe into possible fraud involving Cohen's business interests. Upon leaving the courthouse in lo...More..

‘Murdered’ Russian Journalist Shows Up Alive at Press Conference
by | Saturday, June 02, 2018

‘Murdered’ Russian Journalist Shows Up Alive at Press Conference

The 41-year-old appeared Wednesday with the head of the Ukrainian Security Service (SBU) to admit that he faked death in order to foil a very real plot to murder him. Babchenko is a well-known critic of Russ...More..

China trade ceasefire? Not so fast
by | Friday, June 01, 2018

China trade ceasefire? Not so fast

The trade escalation came after the two sides had agreed during talks in Washington earlier this month to find steps to narrow China's $US375 billion trade surplus. crazy tactics might work, though", the pers...More..

New possibilities’ have emerged to form Italian government
by | Friday, June 01, 2018

New possibilities’ have emerged to form Italian government

Mattarella's power play will almost certainly work to the favor of the populist leaders because it will galvanize voters into reasserting with even greater force their sovereignty. Carlo Cottarelli was expect...More..

Steel and aluminum tariffs to apply to EU, Mexico, Canada
by | Friday, June 01, 2018

Steel and aluminum tariffs to apply to EU, Mexico, Canada

While not confirming directly that the U.S. would decide to impose tariffs , he said: "It's up to the European Union to decide if it wants to take retaliatory measures". EU members have given broad support...More..

Lava threatens more wells at Hawaii plant
by | Friday, June 01, 2018

Lava threatens more wells at Hawaii plant

Helens and that will never happen". Lava from Hawaii's erupting Kilauea volcano has threatened to cover more wells at a geothermal power station as a fresh blast from the crater sent an ash plume nearly 15,...More..

India will not follow US sanctions on Iran: FM Swaraj
by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

India will not follow US sanctions on Iran: FM Swaraj

Iran's foreign minister has said the details concerning the implementation of European Union proposals for keeping Tehran committed to Iran's nuclear deal with world powers (JCPOA) are not yet clear. Nev...More..

Giuliani: Trump won't fire Sessions, Rosenstein before end of Russian Federation probe
by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

Giuliani: Trump won't fire Sessions, Rosenstein before end of Russian Federation probe

The effort reportedly began after Sessions announced a year ago that he would recuse himself from the Justice Department's investigation into possible ties between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation, a...More..

Navarro Hits at Mnuchin for U.S.-China Trade War Comments
by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

Navarro Hits at Mnuchin for U.S.-China Trade War Comments

The proposed investment restrictions and enhanced export controls will be announced by 30 June and they will be implemented shortly thereafter, it said. "I wouldn't say we are in favor of, specifically, expor...More..

United States officials meet North Koreans to plan for possible Trump-Kim summit
by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

United States officials meet North Koreans to plan for possible Trump-Kim summit

He also said it's regrettable that the summit will not take place, but that he respects Trump's decision. He would need a travel waiver to come to NY. Abe, one of the most vociferous supporters of Trump's "ma...More..

Artillery strike kills 50 Taliban chiefs in Afghanistan
by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

Artillery strike kills 50 Taliban chiefs in Afghanistan

Minister of Interior spokesman Najib Danish said there were two explosions at the first gate of the ministry compound and the attackers managed to breach the first checkpoint and engage security forces between ...More..

Prominent Russian journalist Arkady Babchenko shot, killed in Kiev
by | Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Prominent Russian journalist Arkady Babchenko shot, killed in Kiev

Remarkably, Mr Babchenko showed up at the news conference and thanked everyone who was mourning his death. But on Wednesday, an emotional Babchenko appeared before reporters saying he had been part of a spe...More..

Malaysia’s new PM scraps Kuala Lumpur-Singapore high-speed rail
by | Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Malaysia’s new PM scraps Kuala Lumpur-Singapore high-speed rail

Asked if Malaysia would reconsider its decision if its southern neighbour could prove that the project would benefit Malaysia, he said: "We will listen to them". "The integration between two major cities and ...More..

Prominent Russian journalist shot dead in Ukraine
by | Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Prominent Russian journalist shot dead in Ukraine

The head of Russia's Human Rights Council said the council condemns the murder and will demand that Kiev conduct a thorough investigation. Anton Gerashchenko, a Ukrainian lawmaker and an adviser to the coun...More..

Undocumented migrant in Paris dubbed 'Spider-Man' for saving a small child
by | Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Undocumented migrant in Paris dubbed 'Spider-Man' for saving a small child

He met with French President Emmanuel Macron on Monday, and was thanked for the miraculous rescue. "I ran. I crossed the street to save him", he told Macron . French prosecutor Francois Molins told a CNN ...More..

'Donald, I'm already here': Kim impersonator turns heads in Singapore
by | Tuesday, May 29, 2018

'Donald, I'm already here': Kim impersonator turns heads in Singapore

The talks, which Moon said Kim Jong Un requested, capped a whirlwind 24 hours of diplomatic back and forth. Moon said North Korea and the United States will soon start working-level talks to prepare for...More..

Sanctions to be dropped before new abortion law
by | Monday, May 28, 2018

Sanctions to be dropped before new abortion law

Former women and equalities minister Justine Greening said: "It's clear it's now time for debate and action to achieve the rights for NI women that we have as women across the rest of the United Kingdom". Peo...More..

Irish pro-choice campaigners pledge to back N Ireland abortion reform supporters
by | Monday, May 28, 2018

Irish pro-choice campaigners pledge to back N Ireland abortion reform supporters

Official results of Friday's referendum showed that of about 2.1 million votes cast, 1.4 million were in favor of repealing the Eighth Amendment to Ireland's Constitution that says a mother and unborn child h...More..