The first successful hijacking since May 2012 by Somali pirates has raised fears about a new surge in piracy in the region. Eight crew members of a fuel tanker hijacked off the coast of Somalia earlier this week have been released unharmed withou... More..
She will say: "To stand in defiance of it would be for the Prime Minister to shatter beyond fix any notion of the United Kingdom as a respectful partnership of equals". May's stance sets up a showdown with Stur...More..
Mrs May accused First Minister Nicola Sturgeon and her party of being in a "muddle" about their plans and warned that breaking up the United Kingdom would be "bad for us all". The Scottish parliament will rep...More..
The Post also wrote that a senior, unnamed "White House official said that poor sales of electric vehicles and consumers' preference for larger vehicles need to be considered in the review, echoing nearly...More..
According to Energy Minister Tom Koutsantonis the grid-scale battery will modernise South Australia's energy grid and begin the transformation to the next generation of renewable energy technologies. "South Au...More..
The Venezuelans lost to Mexico on Sunday night, leaving Italy , Venezuela and Mexico all at 1-2 after round-robin play was completed in Pool D. The host team was eliminated on a close tiebreaker - runs al...More..
Scarborough cited that the seven countries (now six) that were chosen for the ban were selected bipartisanly by Congress during the Obama administration as the nations that posed the greatest threat when it cam...More..
Since then we have been able to cross the threshold of 13 and now reach 17 seats. In its petition, Congress, which emerged as the single largest party in the Goa assembly elections, contented that the state g...More..
She said she was initially anxious that the botched interview would ruin her husband's career and prevent him from making other media appearances. Kelly normally locks his office door when doing interviews fr...More..
But it is also true that those decisions - the Congress and its allies have been beneficiaries - were disputed on grounds of procedure and propriety. On attempts by BJP to retain power by cobbling up an allia...More..
The state's unemployment rate fell during the same period to 2.9 percent, the lowest level since 2.8 percent in February 2001 and down from 3 percent in December. "After revising data from previous years, the n...More..
In Connor's hearing, presiding judge Made Pasek said the mother of two to was sentence to only four years because of her polite behavior during the trial and because she had apologized to the victim's family. T...More..
China's president may head to Palm Beach, FL, to meet with President Donald Trump next month. Chinese President Xi Jinping attends the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, Jan. Spicer's announcement ...More..
The airline confirms HA7 departed Las Vegas at 8:44 a.m. local time and was about an hour into the flight, just past Los Angeles , when the crew was notified of an unruly passenger. As unusual as it would migh...More..
No immediate announcement is expected since party president Sonia Gandhi is reportedly out of the country. Former Speaker and health minister Sudheeran was injured in a recent accident at Kozhikode. Sudheeran...More..
Details of the threat weren't immediately available. A shopping center in Germany was shut down after Police received "concrete indications" of a possible terror attack. Last July, a German-Iranian man, who...More..
A review of court transcripts from the trial revealed Mr Camp called the complainant " the accused " numerous times and spoke to her in a way that was " condescending, humiliating and disrespectful ". Through...More..
At the end of March, Japan is set to lift evacuation orders for parts of Namie, located just 4 km (2.5 miles) from the wrecked nuclear plant, as well as three other towns. In nearby Tomioka, a team of 14 have b...More..
Asked about the latest dump by WikiLeaks - which claims the documents detail how the Central Intelligence Agency can hack into a variety of items, from cellphones to televisions - Spicer pointed out that the ...More..
Saturday, July 15, FirstEnergy Stadium, Cleveland: Panama vs.Martinique; Haiti/Nicaragua vs. USA. Honduras, the victor of January's Copa Centroamericana are seeded in Group A and will face Costa Rica, French G...More..
The Shiv Sena's Vishwanath Mahadeshwar has been elected as the new Mumbai mayor. The Mayoral candidates in fray for the position were Vishwanath Mahadeshwar from Shiv Sena and Vitthal Lokare from Congress w...More..
Two quick-fire goals saw Real Madrid survive an early scare to win 3-1 at Napoli on Tuesday and reach the Champions League quarterfinals for a seventh successive time. Dries Mertens - who has been in fantasti...More..
Announcing its global growth plan during the Investor Day event in downtown Chicago, the fast food giant hinted that it might soon start delivering Big Macs and Happy Meals straight to the doorstep in its fiv...More..
Authorities launched a major search operation involving police from Deniliquin Local Area Command, SES, and Maritime Rescue, and the Victorian police airwing. "The mother in this instance has been a really trou...More..
Mrs May added: "Unlike any of the individual devolved administrations, the United Kingdom Parliament is elected by the whole UK, and the UK Government serves the whole UK". While few would doubt her commitment ...More..
What they did: U.S. officials included as much raw intel about the contacts and election meddling as possible into analyses, and raised specific topics in briefings knowing their comments would be archived. Tr...More..
Cuomo said the trip served two purposes: to facilitate business relationships between the Empire State and Israel, particularly in the tech sector, and to "bring a message of solidarity" amid a rash of anti-Sem...More..
In his first nationally televised speech to Congress since taking office on January 20, Trump acknowledged in the audience the widow of U.S. Navy SEAL William "Ryan" Owens, who was killed in the operation. Owen...More..
Mubarak, 88, got into a helicopter after the verdict to return to the hospital in the leafy Cairo suburb of Maadi where he has already completed a three year sentence in a separate corruption case - the only on...More..
There are now 354 miles of pedestrian fencing and 300 miles of vehicle barriers, much of it built during President George W. Bush's second term. President Donald Trump said there would be a "great, great wall...More..
Speaking during plenary, the President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki said the Upper Legislative Chambers has resolved "to send a strong parliamentary delegation to the South African parliament to register its di...More..
Facing criticism after the military disclosed that the raid left civilians dead in addition to Owens, the White House has repeatedly stated that the mission had been approved by the Obama administration. The el...More..
Officers at Nijmegen Zuid station, a town 75 miles south-east of Amsterdam, were moved by her story and helped her achieve "one of her last wishes". "One thing led to another, and the result is a happy Annie,...More..
It was the Kremlin's seventh Security Council veto in defence of President Bashar Assad of Syria over the war that has torn his country apart for almost six years. "For my friends in Russian Federation, this re...More..
According to state media, ships, submarines and helicopters will participate in the naval drills across a 2 million sq km area along with marines, who will show off their skills in Iran's southeastern coast. H...More..
CNN notes that the White House isn't supposed to have direct communication with the FBI on pending investigations, especially if said investigation includes the White House and contacts close to the pres...More..
Championships, her team agreed one of the two spots on the Olympic team belonged to her. The culprit? An associate of rival Tonya Harding's ex-husband. Just call him Mr. Twinkle Toes. Biles and Mr. T are no...More..
The Israeli decision on one of the world's most prominent nongovernmental organizations in its field emerged after Israeli authorities turned down a visa for its new Israel and Palestine director, Omar Shakir ...More..
Emmanuel Macron yesterday injected new energy into his slowing run for the French presidency by striking an alliance with a veteran political star who pledged to help him win. "We are hoping that with the elect...More..
Sitting with Trump at his Mar-a-Lago resort in Palm Beach on Monday, McMaster said he will do "everything I can to advance and protect the interests of the American people ". When McMaster was a colonel, he ...More..
Kellogg, retired General David Petraeus, a former CIA director, and Robert Harward, a former deputy commander of US Central Command, are under consideration for the position, a White House official said. Flynn,...More..
Small plane crashes on street in Bayonne, N.J . "If the plane had taken off in the other direction my office could have been hit". None of the people on board the aircraft survived, according to police . "I'...More..
Mr Clark has also held talks with GM president Dan Ammann and Len McCluskey, general secretary of trade union Unite. Germany's economy minister Brigitte Zypries on Thursday said she expected the deal to go ah...More..
Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit said that would not necessarily persuade them to lift their freeze. If adopted, the changes would be in connection with executive orders Trump signed in late-January that ...More..
Hundreds of thousands welcomed Barrow's return to Gambia days later. Many political prisoners have already been freed and The Gambia is set to rejoin global institutions such as the worldwide Criminal Court and...More..
Former CM and rebel leader O Panneerselvam and Congress wanted the trust vote to be deferred on the grounds that MLAs should return to their respective constituencies, meet the people first before participating...More..
The Seoul Central District Court decided that there was enough evidence to arrest the Samsung heir, after he managed to dodge another arrest earlier this year. Lee's arrest is seen as a boost to special prosecu...More..
Mr Corker said the Russian Federation issue was threatening Mr Trump's agenda on foreign affairs and domestic matters such as healthcare and tax policy. By what authority did Flynn act and to whom did he re...More..
The Pakistan army chief, Gen. Qamar Javed Bajwa, ordered the military to begin rescue operations and to help civilians administer medical care to victims. Pakistani authorities claim militants launch attacks fr...More..
According to Trumka, the trade union organization will fully evaluate Acosta's record in order to ensure that he is committed to "making life better for the working people". Puzder was the first Trump Cabinet n...More..