• 'Unequivocal proof:' Qatar accuses UAE of hacking its media following WaPo report
'Unequivocal proof:' Qatar accuses UAE of hacking its media following WaPo report

Meanwhile, Qatar has pointed toward USA intelligence officials who revealed the UAE's involvement of being behind an alleged cyber-attack on Doha's state media, which set into motion the current diplomatic crisis. It said in a statement yesterday that the Post report " unequivocally proves that this hacking crime took place ". With Qatar confro...

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  • Korean bishops' head backs South Korean leader's peace goal with North
Korean bishops' head backs South Korean leader's peace goal with North

The last time talks between Seoul and Pyongyang took place, was in December 2015. North Korea imports all the oil and oil products it consumes-mostly from China-and a prolonged suspension by CNPC would choke out supplies at a time when the worldwide community is increasing pressure on North Korea to stop its nuclear and missile ambitions, and is ...

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  • PSG willing to pay Neymar's $255 million transfer clause
PSG willing to pay Neymar's $255 million transfer clause

Since 2013 Neymar has scored 68 goals to go along with 38 assists in just 123 appearances in the league. The former Santos ace has won everything since his arrival at Barcelona except the Ballon d'Or, although he did come third in 2015.

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  • Rebecca Long-Bailey channels her inner Boris Johnson
Rebecca Long-Bailey channels her inner Boris Johnson

Having her cake and eating it was not the only cliche that Long-Bailey turned to. Labour is a broad church as the most important decision-making body in our party, Labour Party conference should be accessible to all members and reflect not only the broad range of opinion within our own party, but also the views of the people we seek to serve....

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  • South Korea Proposes Military, Red Cross Talks With N Korea
South Korea Proposes Military, Red Cross Talks With N Korea

In the proposal for talks, South Korea did not elaborate on the meaning of hostile military activities, which varies between the two Koreas. There was no immediate response by the North to the proposal for talks later this week. Those talks would be held on August 1, also in Panmunjom - that is, if Pyongyang accepts. The last family reunion was h...

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  • GOP loses enough senators to sink its current health-care bill
GOP loses enough senators to sink its current health-care bill

Republican leaders are eager to notch a major legislative victory for Trump, but there is a pending logjam of important business in the Senate, including consideration of raising the limit on federal borrowing. "They set policy, but we're the ones who have to develop the budgets, develop the care, develop the plans, work directly with the people", ...

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  • UAE denies Washington Post report it orchestrated Qatar hack
UAE denies Washington Post report it orchestrated Qatar hack

The Washington Post newspaper is reporting that new intelligence reveals the UAE government meeting to discuss the hacking plot and its execution on 23 May. The goal of the hacking was to embed false news stories of an incendiary nature that led to the current Gulf crisis. President Vladimir Putin's spokesman, Dmitry Peskov, denounced CNN's ...

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  • Monsoon session 2017 begins today, here is the agenda
Monsoon session 2017 begins today, here is the agenda

Two Rajya Sabha members - former Union minister Anil Madhav Dave and Congress member Palvai Govardhan Reddy - died during the interregnum period after the budget session while sitting Gurdaspur Lok Sabha member Vinod Khanna also died during that period.

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  • BC wildfire status: List of latest evacuation orders
BC wildfire status: List of latest evacuation orders

She said the fire is burning very aggressively because of the weather, the dry fuel and the region's topography. That's according to the city's Mayor Walt Cobb, who said the winds have proved challenging for fire crews. According to BC Emergency Management deputy minister Robert Turner, there are now 14,365 evacuees across B.C. Several evacuation...

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  • South Korea proposes rare military talks with North Korea
South Korea proposes rare military talks with North Korea

Moon's four-point peace vision, described in a speech on July 6 at the Koerber Foundation in Berlin, during his trip to Germany for the Group of 20 summit, included the ease of military tensions near the inter-Korean border, a reunion of families separated by the Korean War, North Korea's participation in the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics and in...

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  • Transgender Texan posts photo with Abbott to decry 'bathroom bill'
Transgender Texan posts photo with Abbott to decry 'bathroom bill'

Critics call it discriminatory. It's set off a civil war among Republicans and with the business community . "The distraction of a bathroom bill pulls us away from being competitive as a state", Jeff Moseley, chief executive of the Texas Association of Business, told a rally outside the Capitol.

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  • 2 people dead, 1 person hospitalized in suspected drug overdoses in Lawrence
2 people dead, 1 person hospitalized in suspected drug overdoses in Lawrence

Police said crews found two men dead inside. On Monday morning, police, fire officials and a hazardous materials team were at a multi-family building at 194 Garden St. Fitzpatrick said a small amount of a substance was found wrapped inside a dollar bill. In recent months, the state police crime laboratory has tested four narcotics samples that ...

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  • Al menos dos muertos en ataque de grupo paramilitar
Al menos dos muertos en ataque de grupo paramilitar

Al menos una persona murió y varias resultaron heridas en un tiroteo, según informó la Fiscalía de Venezuela . El ataque en el que falleció Xiomara Scott , de 61 años, ocurrió en un centro de votación en el popular barrio de Catia (oeste de Caracas ), donde la multitud que hacía fila para sufragar huyó, entre gritos de pánico y detonacione...

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  • CBO delays scoring of GOP health care bill in yet another setback
CBO delays scoring of GOP health care bill in yet another setback

House Republicans are giving their Senate colleagues some space to get their health care bill through, but there are already some concerns surfacing about the changes to the bill that could be made through the amendment process and whether they could support the final product.

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  • Dagmara Przybysz death: Inquest hears 'bullying' claims
Dagmara Przybysz death: Inquest hears 'bullying' claims

She said Dagmara had been subjected to racist insults in the past but added that she believed her daughter's problems went wider. Mr Przybysz said: "My wife and I kept wondering whether we should have kept Dagmara home that day but there was no physical sign that she had taken any tablets, otherwise we would have taken her to hospital".

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  • Top 26-year-old only wants to sign for Liverpool this summer
Top 26-year-old only wants to sign for Liverpool this summer

His form for Celtic has attracted a lot of attention, such that he has been valued at around £30m however Celtic could want even more for the player, as he still has three years left on his current contract. On the other hand, Arsenal are considering a £45m move for the Dutchman. Having already brought Sead Kolasinac and Alexandre Lacazette to th...

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  • Eight to 10 Republicans have concerns on healthcare bill: Collins
Eight to 10 Republicans have concerns on healthcare bill: Collins

McCain, 80, underwent a medical procedure at Mayo Clinic Hospital in Phoenix on Friday to remove a blood clot from above his left eye, his office announced Saturday afternoon. It also creates a $100 billion tax break for people who open health care savings accounts, enlarging the role for those fee-skimming middlemen with an option that only people...

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  • N demands Volume 10 of JIT report be made public
N demands Volume 10 of JIT report be made public

The JIT recommended re-opening of 15 out of 32 previous cases, which were either quashed by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB), Security and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP), Supreme Court , Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) and other courts.

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  • Reported Attendees at Trump Jr. Meeting Increases to 8
Reported Attendees at Trump Jr. Meeting Increases to 8

Campaigns and political parties regularly seek out unflattering or compromising news stories about their opponents, but experts said last week that accepting help from an adversarial foreign government is rare and a cause for concern. "If it's what you say I love it", the younger Trump wrote in an email to Mr. Goldstone prior to meeting with Ms. ...

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  • Punjab law minister honours 1st anniversary of coup in Turkey
Punjab law minister honours 1st anniversary of coup in Turkey

Punjab Law and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Rana Sanaullah Khan has said that the military coup in Turkey was a conspiracy which Turks had foiled through their unity and spirit of patriotism. The New York-based Committee to Protect Journalists calls Turkey the world's biggest jailer of journalists, with some 160 detained. One year after undergo...

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