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Trump has fairly 'unbelievable relationship' with Merkel: WH

Her comments may have been interpreted differently in the USA, causing an uproar, but that's not her fault, said the official, asking not to be named while discussing private deliberations. She also finessed her message slightly on Monday, stressing that she was a "convinced trans-Atlanticist". She was quoted as saying, "Europe must take its fate into its own hands". [Full Article...]

Rouhani declared victor of Iran's presidential vote, state TV

Rouhani declared victor of Iran's presidential vote, state TV With the votes from 99.7% of ballot boxes in the nationwide presidential election counted, Rouhani emerged victorious and secured a second term by winning 57 percent of the votes , Interior Minister Abdolreza Rahmani Fazli announced at a press conference on Saturday. [Full Article...]

Jeremy Corbyn challenges Theresa May to Cambridge debate

Jeremy Corbyn has hit out at media intrusion into his family life as he promised he was "giving it everything" to win the General Election . (Dominic Lipinski/PA via AP). May called an early general election in mid-April, claiming she needed a fresh mandate to negotiate a Brexit deal with the European Union, and with polling day approaching, she will return to the theme with a speech in the No... [Full Article...]

USA boosting Israeli military aid by millions: Netanyahu

USA boosting Israeli military aid by millions: Netanyahu But he offered no blueprint for movement toward reviving negotiations. Tens of thousands of Israelis marched Wednesday through East Jerusalem's predominantly Palestinian Old City to mark 50 years of Israel's annexation of it. It is tempting to believe that a new mediator with a fresh perspective, unwearied by previous foreign-policy experience, might succeed where previous US presidents have... [Full Article...]

Trump Communications Director Dubke Resigns

Merkel suggested after Trump's first European visit that the continent's relationship with Washington had shifted. She said Europeans "truly have to take our fate into our own hands". White House chief of staff Reince Priebus thanked Dubke in a statement and said he had "offered to remain onboard until a transition is concluded". [Full Article...]

Bangladesh navy searches for 81 fishermen still missing after Mora cyclone

Bangladesh navy searches for 81 fishermen still missing after Mora cyclone The areas around Cox's Bazar and Chittagong, along the border with Myanmar, bore the brunt of the storm. The government sent out relief materials among the affected people. A local official said 50,000 homes had been destroyed or damaged by the storm in Cox's Bazar. It is likely to move in a northerly direction further, the weather officials said. [Full Article...]

Germany: Some embassy staff hurt in Kabul attack

Germany: Some embassy staff hurt in Kabul attack Several embassies were damaged and a number of foreigners wounded, but the majority of victims were, as ever in such attacks, Afghan civilians. Windows in the Indian Embassy were also shattered but all staff were reported to be safe . German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel said some embassy staff had been injured and at least one local security guard was killed. In his speech to Parliament o... [Full Article...]

Mike Dubke, White House Communications Director, Resigns After 3 Months on Job

Mike Dubke, White House Communications Director, Resigns After 3 Months on Job During an off-camera press briefing Wednesday morning, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer was asked if people should be "concerned that the president posted somewhat of an incoherent tweet last night, and that it then stayed up for hours?" Axios reported that he offered to stay until end of the president's first overseas trip as US leader. [Full Article...]

Wary Of North Korea, U.S. Destroys Mock Warhead Over The Pacific

Wary Of North Korea, U.S. Destroys Mock Warhead Over The Pacific The article stated North Korea's "nuclear deterrent" has been able to break through the "atrocious" challenges and trials posed by "U.S. imperialists". During the test, the target ICBM launched from the Reagan Test Site on Kwajalein Atoll in the Marshall Islands. A ground-based interceptor was launched from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California, and its "exo-atmospheric kill vehicle" interce... [Full Article...]

Manchester attack: Bomb-making workshop reportedly discovered at bomber's home

The UK terror threat level remains "critical", meaning another attack could be imminent and additional Army and armed police officers are patrolling major sites, including the transport network, across the UK. He criticised media for publishing such material. Meanwhile, Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham was criticial of the US Ambassador, tweeting: "Complained to acting US Ambassador about leaks out... [Full Article...]

Russians Agents Reportedly Bragged About Having 'Derogatory' Information on Trump and Advisers

President Trump posing with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov at the White House on May 10, in a photo made available by the Russian Foreign Ministry. Despite denials, Trump is known to have had significant business links and dealings with the Russians in the past. Donald Trump Jr. told a forum of real estate investors in 2008 that the family business has seen "a lot of money pouring in ... [Full Article...]

New UK Poll Sees Conservatives Drop, Labour Popular with Youth

The prime minister stayed away from the debate, leaving home secretary Amber Rudd to face questions from an audience that was sometimes hostile and derisive. Plaid Cymru's Leanne Wood also came out of the election battle fairly unscathed, after earning particular praise for her cutting Brexit line to Mr Nuttall when asking if would refuse to pay up if he was going through a real divorce: "We all k... [Full Article...]

What to know about the Paris Agreement, possible United States withdrawal

What to know about the Paris Agreement, possible United States withdrawal Charlie Crist says the idea of President Donald Trump pulling the US out of the Paris climate accords would be "shortsighted, irresponsible, and immoral". In March, the US President rolled back Mr Obama's record on climate change with a series of executive orders undermining America's commitment to tackling global warming. [Full Article...]

India, Spain address Mediterranean issues for combating terrorism

Earlier on Wednesday, addressing the media ahead of holding talks with his Spanish counterpart Mariano Rajoy , Modi said Spain has made rapid strides in its economy while his government's top priority too was India's economic growth and development. [Full Article...]

Indian climber Ravi Kumar goes missing after successfully scaling Mt Everest

This year the Nepalese Tourism Department issued a record 371 Everest climbing permits. At least five climbers have died on Everest during the current spring climbing season. The 50-year-old mountaineer died close to the Balcony, a small platform above the 8,000-metre mark considlered the mountain's "death zone". In late April , legendary Swiss climber Ueli Steck died while on an acclima... [Full Article...]

Saudi Cartoonists Show Trump Morphing From Enemy To Partner

President Trump was reportedly tuckered out when uttered the phrase "Islamic extremism" instead of "Islamist extremism" during Sunday's surprisingly tempered speech to Muslim leaders in Saudi Arabia. "This is a battle between good and evil ", the US President added. He condemned "Islamic terror of all kinds", but never specifically referred to radical Islam. [Full Article...]

Hillary Clinton's loss was 'unexpected blessing' for the family, says daughter

Chelsea Clinton called mom Hillary Clinton's loss in the 2016 presidential election an "unexpected blessing". "I was on the way to winning until the combination of Jim Comey's letter on October 28 and Russian WikiLeaks raised doubts in the minds of people who were inclined to vote for me but got scared off", Clinton said. [Full Article...]

Wenger signs two-year deal with Arsenal

Henry played an integral role in Arsenal's last league triumph , scoring 30 goals as the Gunners went the entire 2003-04 campaign unbeaten on their way to the title. "I am grateful for the support of the Council and will do everything possible to win more trophies". Arsenal has not finished in first place in more than a decade, and will have to regain a top-four position or win the Europ... [Full Article...]

'We won't let hate win': Ariana Grande on Manchester Attack

'We won't let hate win': Ariana Grande on Manchester Attack Police were racing to uncover the network around Abedi that they say "clearly" exists. The Financial Times reported that such images are available across a restricted-access encrypted special worldwide database used by government ordnance and explosives experts in about 20 countries allied with Britain. [Full Article...]

Clinton slams apparent US-Russia collusion against her

Two days after Comey sends the second letter, Hillary Clinton loses the presidential election to Donald Trump . Do you think Trump will clap back at her now? "He dumped that on me on October 28, and I immediately start falling", she said. [Full Article...]


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