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Jun 12 2017

Collins: Trump should give clear answer on Comey tapes

So I' m inviting him to come testify, and we could work that out", Schumer said, adding they would also consult with Robert Mueller, the special counsel to oversee the pr...

Jun 12 2017

Leo Varadkar To Be Irelands First Openly Gay Prime Minister

Varadkar was projected to win over rival candidate Simon Coveney, Ireland's Minister for Housing, Planning, Community and Local Government. Kenny recently announced he ...

Jun 12 2017

Qatar willing to listen to Gulf concerns, Kuwait says

Qatar also has hosted a leader of Hamas, the militant Islamic group ruling the Gaza Strip, as well as members of the Muslim Brotherhood, a Sunni Islamist grup that Gulf ...

Jun 12 2017

Qatar says Gulf citizens can stay despite crisis

Republic of Mali calls on all parties to give priority to dialogue ... to resolve this dispute between Muslim brothers", it said. Amnesty International has also slamm...

Jun 12 2017

Egypt and Bahrain keep pressure on Qatar in Gulf crisis

It said hackers installed a file and then published a fake news item attributed to Qatar's emir, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, just after midnight May 24. Meanwhile, T...

Jun 12 2017

Doubts over Theresa May's grip on power as DUP deal talks continue

It comes as the DUP holds talks with the Conservative Party about helping them form a minority government. Former Conservative party leaders have warned any immediate l...

Jun 12 2017

Netanyahu calls for dismantling UNRWA

Netanyahu on Sunday reiterated Israel's longstanding complaint that UNRWA "teaches children how to hate Israel " in its schools and accused the organization of "perpet...

Jun 12 2017

Rex Tillerson urges Gulf states to ease Qatar blockade

Saudi Arabia , United Arab Emirates , Bahrain and Egypt on Monday snapped diplomatic relations with Qatar. "Do we take the easy road, or do we finally take a hard ...

Jun 12 2017

UK Election 2017: May fall short of majority in June

A protester wearing a Theresa May mask poses outside Downing Street after the election. Visibly tired from the night's events, the Prime Minister said she would tak...

Jun 12 2017

Britain's May seeks deal with N.Ireland party to cling to power

Jeremy Corbyn has vowed to oppose a Theresa May government and the Queen's Speech "all the way", telling the Sunday Mirror: "I can still be Prime Minister". It would m...

Jun 12 2017

Spate of arrests in Iran following terrorist attacks

Larijani further thanked officials of many countries and their parliaments who immediately condemned the terrorist attacks on Tehran and extended condolences to the Irani...

Jun 12 2017

DUP to support minority Tory government after 'confidence and supply' deal reached

Davidson told the BBC that she had told Theresa May that "there [are] a number of things that count to me more than the party". "I will never agree to any dilution of...

Jun 12 2017

Video shows successful missile-intercept test over Pacific

Multiple sensors, including Hawaii's Sea-Based X-Band Radar in the Pacific Ocean, provided target acquisition and tracking data, according to the agency. The interceptor ...

Jun 12 2017

President Trump Calls It a Travel Ban - Lawyers Call it Self-Sabotage

Trump's tweets have put the United States justice department and his aides in a seemingly impossible position: Trying to characterise the executive order as something ot...

Jun 12 2017

Arab nations add names to terror list amid Qatar dispute

Qatar have rejected the claims that connect their country to extremist groups. Qatar will respect the LNG gas agreements it has made with the United Arab Emirates despi...

Jun 12 2017

May to form govt. despite Tory slide

Conservative member of parliament Anna Soubry was the first in the party to disavow May in public, calling on the prime minister to "consider her position". The exact con...

Jun 12 2017

Tillerson Urges Nations To End Blockade Against Qatar

Meanwhile US President Donald Trump has accused Qatar of funding terrorism, and urged it to stop. "There are humanitarian consequences to this blockade", Mr Tillerson ...

Jun 12 2017

Merkel says ready for Brexit talks, assumes United Kingdom sticking to its plan

But in one of the most sensational nights in British electoral history, a resurgent Labour Party denied her an outright win, throwing the country into political turmoil a...

Jun 12 2017

European Union ready for Brexit negotiations, says Merkel

With talks due to start in Brussels on June 19, Mr Tusk said it was their "urgent task" to get on with the negotiations in "the best possible spirit". British voters fail...

Jun 12 2017

Pollsters project Macron on course to dominate parliament

According to pollsters' estimates Sunday night, the party could get between 400 and 440 seats in the 577-strong lower house of parliament . Macron also plans to quickl...