• Russian ambassador Sergey Kislyak ends tenure at Washington embassy
Russian ambassador Sergey Kislyak ends tenure at Washington embassy

But that changed more recently amid revelations that he met with several members of President Trump's campaign. Sessions has repeatedly denied that he discussed the campaign and U.S. The Washington Post , citing intelligence intercepts, reported Friday that Attorney General Jeff Sessions met with Kisylak to discuss campaign matters during the...

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  • WaPo Bombshell: Intercepts Reveal Kislyak Claimed 'Campaign-Related' Discussions with Jeff Sessions
WaPo Bombshell: Intercepts Reveal Kislyak Claimed 'Campaign-Related' Discussions with Jeff Sessions

Sessions has said repeatedly that he never discussed campaign-related issues with Russian officials and that it was only in his capacity as a USA senator that he met with Kislyak . The comments have fueled speculation that Sessions may be asked to resign. The White House has pointedly refused to rule that out the possibility that Trump ...

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  • Tucker Carlson: Trump attack on Sessions a 'useless, self-destructive act'
Tucker Carlson: Trump attack on Sessions a 'useless, self-destructive act'

On Friday's "PBS NewsHour", New York Times columnist David Brooks weighed in on the resignation of White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer by stating President Trump makes everyone around him worse. According to the president, Comey later pulled him aside and told him about a dossier compiled by a former British spy and alleged to contain embarra...

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  • 40 kg narcotic drugs worth 200 cr seized in Jammu & Kashmir
40 kg narcotic drugs worth 200 cr seized in Jammu & Kashmir

Officials posted at the LoC Trade Centre in Salamabad, Uri, who were already on the lookout for such a truck after receiving intelligence inputs about the movement of drugs, stopped the lorry and carried out a search, which led to the recovery of the narcotics.

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  • Enemies 'will shake with fear' at new $13B carrier USS Gerald Ford
Enemies 'will shake with fear' at new $13B carrier USS Gerald Ford

Ford was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives in 1948, where he served until President Nixon tapped him to become Vice President in 1973. "We will give our military the tools you need to prevent war", Mr. The Navy says it will undergo testing and is expected to be ready for deployment by 2021. Built by Huntington Ingalls Industries , t...

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  • Parliamentary Rules Likely to Prevent Senate GOP From Defunding Planned Parenthood
Parliamentary Rules Likely to Prevent Senate GOP From Defunding Planned Parenthood

That guidance is sure to anger anti-abortion groups who backed the bill specifically because of those provisions. The six-month waiting period was meant to address that problem, but again MacDonough said such a provision is a policy question and not relevant to the federal budget, and thus not subject to reconciliation.

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  • Six dead in worst Israeli-Palestinian bloodshed for years
Six dead in worst Israeli-Palestinian bloodshed for years

Israel police severely restricted Muslim access to a contested shrine in Jerusalem' . However, Jewish groups who have previously called for the destruction of the mosque and the construction of a Jewish temple on the spot are allowed to freely roam the site under heavy police escort.

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  • Sessions Lied About Trump Campaign Talks With Russia Envoy
Sessions Lied About Trump Campaign Talks With Russia Envoy

Intelligence agencies think Russian Federation tried to help Mr Trump to power. Meanwhile, the House Intelligence Committee says it wants to interview the president's son-in-law, Jared Kushner . In that testimony, he also said that meetings and conversations "with any Russians" or foreign officials were not about "interference with any cam...

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  • Railways operations resume after remaining suspended overnight
Railways operations resume after remaining suspended overnight

They further added that authorities are in search of other alternatives to resume operations of remaining trains. The railway operation has resumed across Pakistan as Train Driver Welfare Associate strike "failed" mainly due to intervention of Federal Railway Minister Saad Rafique, reported Nawa-e-Waqt.

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  • Syria announces truce in one of rebels' last Damascus bastions
Syria announces truce in one of rebels' last Damascus bastions

Iran, Turkey and Russian Federation met early this year to discuss safe zones in the Eastern Ghouta area and recently came to an agreement on precise borders and a plan to deploy forces to monitor the de-escalation of fighting. The four zones span the northwestern Idlib province and parts of the neighboring Latakia, Hama and Aleppo, the north of th...

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  • HSBC Holdings plc (HSBA) Upgraded by Morgan Stanley to Overweight
HSBC Holdings plc (HSBA) Upgraded by Morgan Stanley to Overweight

The current consensus rating on Ocado Group PLC (LON:OCDO) is Hold (Score: 2.10) with a consensus target price of GBX 303.40 per share, a potential. HSBC Holdings plc reaffirmed a reduce rating and issued a GBX 205 ($2.68) target price on shares of J Sainsbury plc in a report on Sunday, April 30th.

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  • Russian Federation in talks with U.S. to create cybersecurity working group
Russian Federation in talks with U.S. to create cybersecurity working group

The Latest on the probe into allegations of Russian meddling in the USA presidential election (all times local): 9:10 a.m. He sent out tweets on a variety of subjects - the Russian Federation investigation, Hillary Clinton , son Don Jr.

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  • Sean Spicer Hits Back at Melissa McCarthy Saturday Night Live Parody
Sean Spicer Hits Back at Melissa McCarthy Saturday Night Live Parody

She debuted the portrayal in February and returned to play Spicer in several episodes , often mocking Spicer for his pronunciation of certain words and going after reporters using a mobile lectern. The resignation comes as President Donald J. Trump named Anthony Scaramucci as White House Communications Director. SNL marked news of Spicer...

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  • Sessions discussed Trump's campaign with Russian ambassador
Sessions discussed Trump's campaign with Russian ambassador

One unidentified USA official told The Washington Post said that Sessions provided " misleading " statements that are "contradicted by other evidence", while a former official said Kislyak and Sessions engaged in "substantive" conversations about Trump's positions on Russian-related topics.

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  • Here's why Indore tomato vendors are deploying armed guards at their shops
Here's why Indore tomato vendors are deploying armed guards at their shops

Armed guards have been keeping a round the clock vigil at the market area to prevent such robberies. ANI added that thefts have been reported from elsewhere too. Taking note of the situation, the government had earlier said that it is keeping a close watch on price movements. Tomatoes, in various parts of the nation, are still being sold at R...

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  • Can the Senate Defund Planned Parenthood?
Can the Senate Defund Planned Parenthood?

Republicans now only hold 52 of the Senate's seats. The result is that the arcane rules of the Senate could end up making the bill harder for Senate Majority Leader (R-Ky.) to pass. The rulings by the Senate's parliamentarian were announced by Sen. Some of the provisions that didn't pass muster with MacDonough were key to getting the bill thr...

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  • SNL Says Goodbye to Spicey with Melissa McCarthy's Best Moments
SNL Says Goodbye to Spicey with Melissa McCarthy's Best Moments

After serving six months in the White House's most visible, forward-facing job, former White House press secretary Sean Spicer's days behind the podium are done. "Just look at his great television ratings". Smerconish said Spicer, as "the face most associated with the administration", became a figure of mockery to many Trump critics, but he h...

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  • Intel. intercepts show Sessions discussed campaign matters with Russian ambassador
Intel. intercepts show Sessions discussed campaign matters with Russian ambassador

It now appears that wasn't true, either. Also Friday, The Washington Post , citing anonymous USA officials, reported that the Russian ambassador to the us has said he discussed election-related issues with Jeff Sessions , then a USA senator and foreign policy adviser to Trump , when the two men met during the 2016 presidential race.

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  • New communications head Anthony Scaramucci deletes old tweets
New communications head Anthony Scaramucci deletes old tweets

So instead of buying one he decided, in the middle of the night and under the cover of darkness, to steal one. Outgoing White House spokesman Sean Spicer took matters into his own hands when he needed a mini-fridge, liberating the small appliance from an office of junior staffers, The Wall Street Journal reported .

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  • Trump Just Confirmed He Has Looked Into His Pardoning Power
Trump Just Confirmed He Has Looked Into His Pardoning Power

The Senate Judiciary Committee said on Friday that Trump's eldest son, Donald Trump Jr ., and Trump's former campaign manager Paul Manafort had agreed to negotiate whether to be interviewed by the panel in its Russian Federation investigation.

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