• United Kingdom media: May has no intention of resigning
United Kingdom media: May has no intention of resigning

Sources close to Corbyn said the party would in the coming weeks be using all parliamentary devices available to promote the same economic and social policies it advanced during the campaign, and in its manifesto. Mrs May was expected to make further appointments to her Cabinet on Saturday, but the damage to Mrs May's standing makes it less likely ...

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  • Flynn to give Senate panel some documents in Russian Federation investigation
Flynn to give Senate panel some documents in Russian Federation investigation

Trump abruptly fired Comey as head of the Federal Bureau of Investigation on May 9. Among them is one-time Trump campaign surrogate, Boris Epshteyn, and Trump's personal attorney, Michael Cohen . Former FBI Director James Comey wrote in a memo that President Donald Trump asked to end to the investigation of national security adviser Mic...

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  • Gulf diplomatic crisis: Pakistan says reports of deploying troops in Qatar 'fabricated'
Gulf diplomatic crisis: Pakistan says reports of deploying troops in Qatar 'fabricated'

Donald Trump backed Riyadh and Abu Dhabi's decision to isolate Qatar while the USA secretaries of defence and state sought to calm the situation among its closest Arab partners, all of whom play a key role in U.S. And in a separate statement issued on Friday, the United Arab Emirates praised Trump's "leadership in challenging Qatar's troublin...

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  • British police name two London Bridge attackers, say one was investigated before
British police name two London Bridge attackers, say one was investigated before

Italian news reports say the London Bridge attacker who had been stopped in Italy en route to Syria a year ago was subsequently listed in the European-wide intelligence-sharing system and was stopped at London's Stansted airport in January but let go.

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  • President Trump to face journalists in news conference following explosive Comey testimony
President Trump to face journalists in news conference following explosive Comey testimony

Trump's tweet marks the first time he explicitly addressed Comey's testimony . Separately, Trump's private counsel, Marc Kasowitz, indicated Friday his client may file formal complaints next week with the Justice Department protesting Comey's handling of memos he wrote immediately after his conversations with the president.

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  • DUP reaches 'outline agreement' with Theresa May as talks continue
DUP reaches 'outline agreement' with Theresa May as talks continue

We want to end austerity and invest in this country and that's what we're going to do. Meanwhile, the Labour Party started the campaign looking as if it was maybe facing some sort of existential disaster. Speaking to the Sunday Mirror newspaper Mr Corbyn said: "I can still be Prime Minister". "The reason for the disappointing result was not t...

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  • Israeli fire kills Palestinian near Gaza strip
Israeli fire kills Palestinian near Gaza strip

Israel and the Islamist Hamas movement which rules Gaza have fought three wars since 2008, though the border has been largely quiet in recent months. It said the tunnel "has no entry or exit points" on school premises and will be shut. Following a 50-day war between Israel and Hamas in 2014, Qatar was the largest single donor to the recons...

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  • Third London attacker named by UK Police
Third London attacker named by UK Police

His parents - Moroccan father, Italian mother - lived together in the North African country for a time. The pair were visiting London for the weekend when they became caught up in the attack which left seven people dead. Investigators later found propaganda videos from the so-called Islamic State (IS) terrorist group on his cell phone, according ...

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  • Sessions to appear before Senate committee
Sessions to appear before Senate committee

Richard Shelby , R-Ala., Sessions said that he had been scheduled to discuss the Justice Department budget before House and Senate Appropriations subcommittees but that it had become clear some members would focus their questions on the Russian Federation investigation.

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  • USA airstrike kills 8 Islamic extremists in Somalia
USA airstrike kills 8 Islamic extremists in Somalia

Somalia's President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo said Sunday he authorized the country's special forces with support from global partners to conduct a pre-dawn strike against an al-Shabab training camp near Sakow. It has been designated as a terrorist organization by a number of nations, including the United States and United Kingdom. Somalia's...

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  • Trump says '100 per cent' ready to testify under oath
Trump says '100 per cent' ready to testify under oath

But the president accusing the former FBI director of a felony is sure to pique the interest of Special Counsel Robert Mueller, whose investigation into possible collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation is picking up momentum .

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  • May's Conservatives strike a deal with the DUP, but who are they?
May's Conservatives strike a deal with the DUP, but who are they?

A "soft Brexit" could include multiple trade deals between the United Kingdom and European Union countries or a treaty between the two granting the United Kingdom access to the single market while also letting them negotiate their own outside trade deals.

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  • UK premier strikes tentative deal with N Ireland party
UK premier strikes tentative deal with N Ireland party

We mean no disrespect to the voters of Northern Ireland when we point out that most of the population of the United Kingdom have reservations about some of the policies of the Democratic Unionist Party. The timing is challenging, with Britain due to start negotiating the terms of its exit from the European Union with the bloc's 27 other members on ...

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  • May, Northern Ireland party strike deal
May, Northern Ireland party strike deal

But Johnson backed Prime Minister Theresa May and dismissed reports that he might be planning a leadership challenge after she failed to win a parliamentary majority for the Conservative Party in an election. "The Conservatives have not yet broken the British system of democracy, but through their hubris and incompetence they have managed to ...

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  • Iran delivers food to Qatar amid concerns of shortages
Iran delivers food to Qatar amid concerns of shortages

The three Gulf nations said early Sunday that officials would consider "humanitarian cases" as a deadline looms for Qataris to return home. For its part, Qatar issued an overnight statement saying residents living in the country from nations that severed ties would have "complete freedom" to stay despite the "hostile and tendentious campaigns" no...

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  • Trump and Comey are no Henry and Becket
Trump and Comey are no Henry and Becket

The House intelligence committee sent a letter Friday asking White House counsel Don McGahn whether any tape recordings or memos of Comey's conversations with the president exist now or had existed in the past. Trump also denied that he asked Comey for a loyalty pledge, asking "who would ask a man to pledge allegiance under oath?" What would do tha...

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  • Sessions Says in Letter He'll Address Senate Intelligence Panel
Sessions Says in Letter He'll Address Senate Intelligence Panel

Jeff Sessions , a longtime senator until President Donald Trump picked him as USA attorney general, heads to Congress this coming week when he will face a grilling about his Russian interactions. Sessions' testimony is expected to occur Tuesday in a closed meeting and to focus on the moments leading up to the private February 14 conversation where,...

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  • CM greets nation over inclusion of Pakistan in SCO
CM greets nation over inclusion of Pakistan in SCO

President Jinping said China and India, as the two largest developing countries in the world, should focus more on cooperation, advance side by side, lend support to each other's development, uphold world peace and promote common development.

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  • New search underway near home of London attackers
New search underway near home of London attackers

The siblings of a 39-year-old banker say their brother was one of the eight people killed in the London attacks. Borough Market, a popular gathering place, remains closed as more evidence is gathered. Khuram Shazad Butt , named Monday as one of the three London attackers, was known to Britain's MI5 intelligence service and even featured in a do...

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  • Foreign ship hits fishing boat in Kochi; 2 killed
Foreign ship hits fishing boat in Kochi; 2 killed

The ship has been detained. The Marine Enforcement Wing Rescue Boat has recovered the bodies of two people: Anthony Raj, a native of Colachel in Tamil Nadu, and a worker from Assam whose name has not been revealed yet. However, it was detained along with the crew later by the Indian Navy and Coast Guard who carried out a search operation to loc...

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