Tuesday December 12-th, 2017

Trump signs Kushner-negotiated $100B Saudi arms deal Trump signs Kushner-negotiated $100B Saudi arms deal

American people should be able to interact with the government the way that they do with the best private-sector companies - through intuitive digital experiences that effectively solve problems. Mr Comey was previously leading the probe. As his gues...

Twitter says Vine users' data was exposed Twitter says Vine users' data was exposed

Twitter is alerting Vine users of a bug that exposed their email addresses and, in some cases, phone numbers to third parties. Vine and Twitter warned affected users to watch out for phishing schemes in which a scammer sends an email mimic...

HBSE 10th Result 2017 HBSE 10th Result 2017

In Class 12 result , 64.5 per cent students have passed, continuing the trends, girls have outshone boys in the performance. This year, the girls outshined boys by scoring 73.44 pass percentage while boys scored 57.58 per cent. When the results ...

Congressman calls for Trump's impeachment on House floor

White House attorneys are said to be researching impeachment procedures, CNN reported Friday , amid an avalanche of unflattering news hitting President Donald Trump's White House. Rep Al Green , called for the impeachment of President Donald Trump...

Who would you choose as the new Fine Gael leader? Who would you choose as the new Fine Gael leader?

Mr Varadkar, the son of an Indian immigrant and Ireland's first openly gay minister, has won the backing of 37 of Fine Gael's 73 lawmakers before even officially launching his campaign, according to public declarations and media reports. Update 12 .4...

Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn loom large in ITV leaders' debate Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn loom large in ITV leaders' debate

Mrs May's absence meant the debate was almost not worth watching. She responded: "Will you please call me Leanne?" I think she should come along and have a discussion about her manifesto, her plans, and her party's plans for the future for this c...

After Special Counsel Named, Trump Reacts: 'Greatest Witch Hunt' In Political History

In a pair of tweets Thursday shortly before 8 a.m., Trump - without evidence - pointed to "the illegal acts" he claimed occurred during Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign and President Barack Obama's administration, expressing anger that a speci...

Sydney girl lured to United States for sex home again Sydney girl lured to United States for sex home again

The teenager has told police she was in her home country of Guinea in January this year when she met a man who offered to bring her to Australia to work as his cleaner. The AFP Human Trafficking Unit is still trying to determine when the girl arr...

UN Court Orders Pakistan Not to Execute Indian Officer

In April, a Pakistani military court had sentenced Jadhav to death. While India sees the verdict, a significant diplomatic achievement in the current standoff with Islamabad even as it is considering reiterating their request for consular access ag...

Islamic State kills villagers, captures fighters in Deir al-Zor - Syrian Observatory Islamic State kills villagers, captures fighters in Deir al-Zor - Syrian Observatory

The coalition said the strike had occurred "well inside" an established de-confliction zone north-west of the Al-Tanaf garrison, where British and United States commandos have been training and advising local forces fighting IS. Syria's state news ag...

S. Korea's Moon warns high chance of clashes with North S. Korea's Moon warns high chance of clashes with North

U.S. President Donald Trump's administration has called for an immediate halt to Pyongyang's nuclear and missile programmes and has warned that the "era of strategic patience" with North Korea under previous presidents was at an end. No draft resolut...

White House says Trump will hold off on naming FBI director

The president made the comments during an Oval Office meeting with Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos. The president has suggested he hopes to name Comey's successor before he departs Friday for his first overseas trip as president. Sen. Accordi...

Trump says he did not ask Comey to end investigation

And on Tuesday, with that latest report fanning the flames on the growing fallout from Trump's decision to terminate Comey, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein announced he was appointing former FBI Director Robert Mueller to oversee the Depar...

Woman Hurt During Attack Outside Turkish Embassy Speaks

Erdogan, who met with President Donald Trump at the White House just hours before the fighting broke out on Tuesday, briefly witnessed the brawl in which nine people were left requiring hospital treatment. When Turkish security guards violently sup...

Pacific meeting puts Trump's trade turmoil center stage Pacific meeting puts Trump's trade turmoil center stage

Japan is spearheading efforts to keep the TPP afloat.The 11 remaining TPP nations are set to meet Sunday morning and are expected to commit to forging ahead with the pact without Washington, while leaving the door open for the US' return. "It will ta...

Syrian rivals weigh United Nations plan for new constitution Syrian rivals weigh United Nations plan for new constitution

USA officials say an American airstrike has hit pro-Syrian government forces in southern Syria as they were setting up fighting positions in a protected area. Last month, US-led allied forces and Syrian rebels thwarted a significant IS attack on th...

Family apologizes for using Jared Kushner in China invest pitch

Kushner's sister Nicole Kushner Meyer was in Beijing on Saturday, seeking US$150 million in investment, or 15.4 percent of funding for the project, in a luxury apartment complex project in New Jersey called One Journal Square , according to USA me...

Supreme Court Concludes Triple Talaq Hearings, Reserves Verdict Supreme Court Concludes Triple Talaq Hearings, Reserves Verdict

The court permitted AIMPLB to file its affidavit. He argued, "In the past, whenever Courts have decided on matters of faith, there was a law enacted by Parliament/State Legislature, an Ordinance or an executive order before it". On the second day of ...

TOP ADMIRAL: North Korea's actions 'recipe for disaster' TOP ADMIRAL: North Korea's actions 'recipe for disaster'

North Korea has made no secret of the fact that it is working to develop a nuclear-tipped missile capable of striking the U.S. mainland and has ignored calls to halt its nuclear and missile programmes, even from China, its lone major ally. South Kore...

UK PM's party secures big gains in local polls UK PM's party secures big gains in local polls

At the last county council election in 2013, the Conservatives took 38% of the votes with Labour second on 21%. Veteran left-winger Corbyn issued a statement saying: "The results were mixed". The Conservatives swept to victory, winning 11 new seats...

US admiral: North Korea's actions 'recipe for disaster'

Admiral Harris, who is in charge of the United States Pacific Command, claimed North Korea is "closer to being able to deliver a nuclear-equipped missile anywhere in the world". But a senior North Korean diplomat has said Pyongyang was open to havi...

Texas Congressman Al Green Calls For Trump's Impeachment Texas Congressman Al Green Calls For Trump's Impeachment

The biggest question of the hour still remains about Trump's impeachment actually taking place. "No politician in history, and I say this with great surety, has been treated worse or more unfairly", he said. "I just want to know the facts", Rep. El...

UK Labour's main union backer can't see party winning election UK Labour's main union backer can't see party winning election

Presenting the manifesto in Bradford, northwest England, the Labour leader said the country had been run "for the rich, the elite and the vested interests" in seven years of Conservative government. People like me are always optimistic ... things can...

Turkish leader's bodyguards beat up protesters in Washington, DC Turkish leader's bodyguards beat up protesters in Washington, DC

According to witnesses, a brawl erupted when Erdoğan's security detail attacked protesters carrying the flag of the Kurdish PYD party outside the residence. Erdogan was in the USA for a meeting with President Donald Trump on Tuesday. Video shows peop...

India will do everything to save Jadhav: Sushma Swaraj

In an emergency hearing on Monday, India had accused Pakistan of "egregious violations of the Vienna convention " by denying Mr Jadhav, a former navy officer, of legal counsel and consular access and refusing to reveal the charges or evidence agains...

Dwayne Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson's "flattered" people think he'd be a good president

It even showed that 15 percent of people that voted for Trump in 2016 would defect and vote for The Rock in 2020. About 36 percent of voters saw Johnson favorably, with only 13 percent having an unfavorable opinion of him. In a lengthy profile in...

Plane carrying 4 disappears over Bermuda Triangle; debris found Plane carrying 4 disappears over Bermuda Triangle; debris found

The family issued a statement that read, in part, "Nathan is our beloved son, brother and uncle and we wish for resolution as the Coast Guard search continues". She indicates that if something did indeed happen, the mishap was nearly certainly a re...

EU Parliament demands probe into alleged persecution of gays in Chechnya EU Parliament demands probe into alleged persecution of gays in Chechnya

The United States has denied visas for roughly forty gay Chechens now in hiding fearing severe persecution for their sexual identity. According to BuzzFeed News , only two men have secured visas to safe countries, and cited that a group of about 4...

Milwaukee Sheriff David Clarke says he's joining Homeland Security Milwaukee Sheriff David Clarke says he's joining Homeland Security

The post does not require Senate confirmation. Clarke has become a conservative darling through his provocative social media presence and was a strong supporter of Donald Trump during the presidential campaign. Seven jail staffers could face crimin...

Turkish foreign minister says wants U.S. envoy McGurk changed

Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) called on Thursday for the Turkish ambassador to be kicked out of the United States after protesters were beaten outside of the ambassador's Washington, D.C., residence earlier this week. "The actions seen outside the Turki...

Microsoft's President Reflects On Cyberattack, Helping Pirates And The NSA Microsoft's President Reflects On Cyberattack, Helping Pirates And The NSA

WannaCry is a program targeting Microsoft's Windows operating systems where hackers take control of a computer and lock the data until the victim make a payment in return. Kaspersky Lab confirmed that the company's protection subsystems detected at ...

Prez Trump accused of leaking intel to Russian Federation Prez Trump accused of leaking intel to Russian Federation

Brennan had previously been invited to testify before the intelligence panel in March with former acting Attorney General Sally Yates, but committee Chairman Devin Nunes (R-Calif.) canceled that appearance. "I think we need to come up with some sort ...

Contradictions by Trump create credibility gap for aides

In the meeting with the Russian ambassador and foreign minister, Mr Trump disclosed intelligence about an Islamic State group terrorist plot. Trump's Special Envoy for International Negotiations Jason Greenblatt will meet with Israel and Palestinia...

Xi nudges Moon to think twice on THAAD Xi nudges Moon to think twice on THAAD

The plan under consideration, Kim said, was for Moon to have his first encounter with Trump during the G-20 summit, which will be held in Hamburg, Germany, on July 7-8, and then to visit Washington around the UN General Assembly in September for a su...

North Korea vows missile tests 'any time, any place', defying US warnings North Korea vows missile tests 'any time, any place', defying US warnings

The Hwasong-12 missile launched from the area of Kuson, northwestern Phyongan-bukto (North Pyongan) province covered a distance of 787 km, reaching an altitude of 2,111 km as reported by DPRK media reports and landing near the coast of Japan.

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