• Donald Trump to be sued over foreign government payments
Donald Trump to be sued over foreign government payments

The provision bars the president and other government employees from accepting foreign gifts and payments without congressional approval. On the other hand, Attorney General Frosh, said , "We can not treat a president's ongoing violations of the Constitution and disregard for the rights of the American people as the new and acceptable status q...

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  • Michael Gove: UK needs 'maximum possible consensus' on Brexit
Michael Gove: UK needs 'maximum possible consensus' on Brexit

Details of which elements of the manifesto might be dropped have not been confirmed, but it is thought that Mrs May's poorly-received proposals for funding social care and her cherished ambition to open new grammar schools may have to be ditched.

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  • IS chemical weapons capability degraded
IS chemical weapons capability degraded

Military officials told CNN there have been more than 15 chemical weapons attacks since April 14 in or around West Mosul. Much of the group's chemical attacks have centered on areas in or around the northern Iraqi city of Mosul, which the group is close to losing to Iraqi and Kurdish forces.

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  • Donald Trump's Revised Travel Ban Just Took Another Hit
Donald Trump's Revised Travel Ban Just Took Another Hit

President Donald Trump's revised executive order on immigration suffered another major setback Monday, when a three-judge panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled unanimously in favor of Hawaii to uphold a preliminary injunction against the travel ban .

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  • Sheyi Ojo's frightening pace in England's World Cup triumph goes viral
Sheyi Ojo's frightening pace in England's World Cup triumph goes viral

Woodman, who saved a Adalberto Penaranda penalty in England's World Cup final victory over Venezuela on Sunday, will return to training with Newcastle next month and is hopeful of being given a chance in the future. However, the South Americans were becoming increasing more risky and were given a golden opportunity to get back into the match ...

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  • Lady Brexit meets Monsieur Europe: May, Macron to have talks
Lady Brexit meets Monsieur Europe: May, Macron to have talks

While those rules remain under consideration, German chancellor Angela Merkel has pushed for Europe-wide laws of the same kind, and over the weekend, at a speech in Mexico, argued for regulations that could be enforced on an global basis. "Any system that doesn't use checks and balances is unsafe", Gardner said. After being sworn in, Macron immed...

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  • Puerto Rico vota para ser el estado 51 de EU
Puerto Rico vota para ser el estado 51 de EU

Pero la consulta es boicoteada por el Partido Popular Democrático (PPD ), que defiende el estatus actual, así como por el Partido Independentista Puertorriqueño ( PIP ), que la considera "una farsa". La recesión ya dura una década y ha causado que cerca de medio millón de puertorriqueños haya emigrado a territorio continental de Estados Unidos ...

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  • 500 km Chinese funded Mombasa-Nairobi railway project begins operation
500 km Chinese funded Mombasa-Nairobi railway project begins operation

By GCR Staff0 CommentsThe president of Kenya yesterday flagged off the first cargo train to ride the new standard gauge railway (SGR) between the coastal city of Mombasa and the capital, Nairobi . The tickets work out cheaper than buses. For decades, Kenyans wanting to travel by rail from Mombasa to Nairobi were forced to use the so-call...

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  • Senators to push Sessions for details during Tuesday hearing
Senators to push Sessions for details during Tuesday hearing

Fired FBI Director James Comey's testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee marked the full shift of the Trump-Russia investigation from a probe dedicated to discovering collusion to a probe dedicated to proving the president obstructed justice.

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  • Russia Launches Missile Strikes Targeting Islamic State in Syria
Russia Launches Missile Strikes Targeting Islamic State in Syria

Russian warship and submarine have fired four cruise missiles from the Mediterranean at Islamic State targets near the Syrian city of Palmyra, the Defense Ministry said on Wednesday. This is just the most recent Russian strike against ISIS. The U.S.is telling pro-Syrian government forces to move away from an area near the Jordan border where the ...

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  • Singapore detains first woman suspected of radicalism
Singapore detains first woman suspected of radicalism

It added that it is "profoundly saddened" by news of Syaikhah Izzah Zahrah Al Ansari's detention under the Internal Security Act. A profile photo of the 22-year-old infant care assistant, who wanted to join the Islamic State (IS) in Syria and become a " martyr's widow ", was found on a professional networking website.

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  • Trump to take questions in wake of Comey testimony
Trump to take questions in wake of Comey testimony

The Trump administration initially said Comey was sacked for reasons unrelated to Russian Federation but Trump himself said he fired Comey for his handling of the investigation. That has prompted a former law enforcement professional and others to say that it reveals a troubling disregard for national security on the president's part (which it ...

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  • Secret Service says there are no Comey 'tapes'
Secret Service says there are no Comey 'tapes'

The request from the Journal sought recordings or transcripts of any recordings made after January 20 at the White House. Trump told me and other reporters over the years that he had a taping system in his Trump Tower office that he used to record journalists meeting with him.

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  • UK ministers hold 'secret talks' with Labour to force soft Brexit
UK ministers hold 'secret talks' with Labour to force soft Brexit

The loss of the Conservative majority has changed the parliamentary arithmetic dramatically, so that the government can no longer have confidence that legislation associated with Brexit will be approved. "We do have to make sure that we invite other people in now", she said. One influential backbencher, the chairman of the Conservative Policy F...

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  • Reed to press Sessions for answers on Russian Federation meetings, Comey firing
Reed to press Sessions for answers on Russian Federation meetings, Comey firing

The high-stakes testimony also takes place amid reported friction between Sessions and Trump, who criticized the attorney general's decision to recuse himself from the Russian Federation probe. "And - but I did not tell him about the Flynn part". That's when, in Comey's telling, Trump made the ask about the inquiry into the former national se...

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  • Qatar rejects terrorists blacklist issues by UAE, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and Egypt
Qatar rejects terrorists blacklist issues by UAE, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and Egypt

But Western diplomats accuse the country of allowing or even encouraging the funding of some Sunni extremists. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Friday Turkey would stand by Qatar amid a diplomatic row engulfing the Gulf state, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.

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  • World Blood Donor Day
World Blood Donor Day

It also focuses on the fact that it is important to give blood regularly, so that the blood stock is sufficient before an emergency arises. World Blood Donor day is on Wednesday with this year theme being "Give Blood, Give Now, and Give Often".

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  • UK's Theresa May holds talks to seal government alliance
UK's Theresa May holds talks to seal government alliance

It found a negative swing of 34 points in confidence in the United Kingdom economy from its last survey in May. Almost 72 percent of IoD members said "reaching a new trade agreement with the EU" should be the highest priority of the new government.

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  • Qatar Downplays Effects of Diplomatic Crisis
Qatar Downplays Effects of Diplomatic Crisis

Arab allies took steps to isolate Qatar over its ties to Iran and support of Islamist groups. The Gulf states have also been critical of Qatar's increasing closeness with Iran, Saudi Arabia's principal rival in the region. Saudi has also accused Qatar of supporting the Houthi rebels in Yemen, despite the fact that Doha is a member of a Saudi-le...

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  • Putin Critic Navalny Detained After Defying Police With Protest Call
Putin Critic Navalny Detained After Defying Police With Protest Call

In Vladivostok, where hundreds of people assembled for a protest, demonstrator Alexei Borenko said after eluding police attempts to detain him, that he was "here first of all because of the corruption in Russian Federation which is becoming incredibly big in Russian Federation".

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