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May 17 2017

Palestinians hope for settlement curb if peace talks resume

There have been some signs that the Israeli government, while publicly supporting moving the embassy, has quietly raised concerns that doing so could enflame the politica...

May 17 2017

Trump trade officials prefer tri-lateral NAFTA deal -U.S. senators

With your rich experience in global trade issues and negotiating trade agreements, we are pleased you are at the helm of the office that facilitates USA trade. Guajardo a...

May 17 2017

Trump's Russian Federation leak rattles Republican patience

GCHQ declined a request for comment. Especially troubling was that a foreign country provided the intelligence confidentially to the U.S. Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, a re...

May 17 2017

Trump says he will make 'fast decision' on Comey replacement

The decision to fire Mr Comey amid an ongoing FBI investigation into ties between the Russian government and members of President Trump's 2016 campaign has raised concern...

May 17 2017

Conservative drops out of Iran election to back hard-liner

Internally, securing the nuclear deal and improving Iran-US relations are President Hasan Rouhani's two biggest achievements, which he hopes to use in a campaign to get...

May 17 2017

Saudi Arabia counting down the seconds until Trump arrives

The next day, the president will hold bilateral meetings with Gulf Cooperation Council leaders, as well as broader meetings with Gulf state leaders. Earlier this month,...

May 17 2017

Pakistani troops fire 120 mm mortar bombs along LoC in Rajouri

Indian forces retaliated "strongly and effectively", said army spokesman, Lieutenant-Colonel Manish Mehta. "The Pakistani army initiated indiscriminate firing of small ...

May 17 2017

Putin undecided which song to play when he meets Trump

It resulted in widespread disruption of the UK National Health Service (NHS) and - according to Europol - later spread to 200,000 victims across roughly 150 countries. ...

May 17 2017

Schumer: No new Federal Bureau of Investigation director without a special prosecutor

No White House aide appeared on the Sunday news shows, leaving Nikki Haley, the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, to defend Trump. The interview on Fox comes after...

May 17 2017

Comey backlash Trump's 'worst week in office'

Trump fired Comey last Tuesday. "I think in many ways, our institutions are under assault externally and that's the big news here, is the Russian interference in our el...

May 17 2017

Europe's top Brexit negotiator to address Irish parliament

The European Union's chief Brexit negotiator warned Friday that the bloc won't discuss a future relationship with Britain until all 27 member states are reassured that EU...

May 17 2017

White House refuses to say if conversations are being taped

In the news briefing Friday afternoon, White House press secretary Sean Spicer said he had spoken to Mr. Trump and the president had nothing further to add on the tapes...

May 17 2017

McMaster: Trump Shared 'Wholly Appropriate' Info with Russians, Wasn't Briefed on Sources

Controversy over Russian Federation has also laid bare sharp divisions between the White House and USA intelligence agencies, which concluded in January that Russian Fede...

May 17 2017

US Sanctions Individuals, Entities Linked To Syrian Government

Warning Moscow it should not turn a blind eye to Bashar al-Assad's crimes, the State Department released satellite images that it said backed up reports of mass killings ...

May 17 2017

10-Point Guide To CBI Allegation Against P Chidambaram

Raids were conducted at Chidambaram's residence in Nungambakkam and Karaikudi where he and his son are said to own numerous properties. On investing the whole matter th...

May 17 2017

Israelis were "shocked" after Trump's White House waffled on the Western Wall

The status of sovereignty over the wall became a political issue between the USA and Israel earlier this week. "As a seventh generation Jerusalemite, you continue the c...

May 17 2017

Oil drops on rising US crude inventory, defies expected supply cut extension

July Brent crude on London's ICE Futures exchange fell $0.44 to $51.21 a barrel. West Texas Intermediate crude was up 0.9% to $49.27 a barrel on Tuesday morning. "We ha...

May 17 2017

China, Pakistan ink pacts ahead of B&R summit; Xi says ties priority

However, China, the sponsor of the project, has paid no heed to India's repeated objections. Nineteen of those countries are located across Chinese "One Belt One Road" in...

May 17 2017

China economic growth takes another step back

China posted a surprise 6.9 percent GDP growth in the first quarter, which analysts said could help the economy hit this year's target of around 6.5 percent even as growt...

May 17 2017

Hillary Clinton Unveils New Political Action Committee

Former US First Lady Hillary Clinton has launched a new political action organisation to fight against President Donald Trump's agenda which is seen as "rightist", in ter...