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Jun 04 2017

Corbyn cuts Tories' poll lead again

Even if Labour doesn't win the election, Corbyn's focus on the issues behind the Brexit vote, rather than on Brexit itself, may prove to be the winning strategy. One ...

Jun 04 2017

UK Conservatives Set to Lose Seats in General Election

The general election will be held on June 8. Ipsos Mori's head of political research, Gideon Skinner, said: "Here's more evidence of the Conservatives' wobbly week, wit...

Jun 04 2017

British Prime Minister Theresa May falters over record on public services

Following a row with the Conservatives over the composition of its audience in a debate on Monday, the BBC said its Question Time audience was balanced, with a thir...

Jun 04 2017

Manchester police evacuate some residents

The bomber's father, Ramadan Abedi, and another sibling are now in the hands of authorities in Libya. "I'll be returning to the incredibly courageous city of Manchester...

Jun 04 2017

U.S. left isolated on climate change

Pruitt stood next to Trump on Thursday and applauded the announcement to pull out of the pact. He said he would notify the U.N. Secretary General and the climate ...

Jun 04 2017

At least six dead after string of explosions hit funeral in Kabul

Security officials in Kabul banned anti-government protests on Saturday, citing the risk of attacks on large gatherings of people. Health Ministry spokesperson Wahi...

Jun 04 2017

Kathy Griffin Cries, Apologizes For Trump Photo Controversy, Says 'He Broke Me'

Griffin reiterated on Friday that she had made "a awful mistake", saying the bloodied head image was meant as a retort to comments aimed by Mr Trump at United States jo...

Jun 04 2017

US hackers could have framed Russia in election hack: Putin

Putin accusing the Democrats of trying to shift blame for Hillary Clinton's defeat. President Donald Trump is not getting criticism for his climate stance from at l...

Jun 04 2017

Deadly blasts rock funeral in Kabul

A spokesperson for the Public Health Ministry says almost 90 people were also injured in the blasts - including three blasts at a cemetery during a funeral attended by go...

Jun 04 2017

Germany's Rock am Ring music festival halted over terror threat

Some 92,500 three-day tickets were sold for the festival, which was due to run from Friday until Sunday. "The public reacted fantastically", he said regarding the evacu...

Jun 04 2017

President Trump Condemns Islamic Extremism in Saudi Speech

President Donald Trump speaking with Israeli President Reuven Rivlin at the president's residence in Jerusalem, May 22, 2017. "Our vision is one of peace, security, an...

Jun 04 2017

North Korea fires MISSILE at South as military scrambled to respond

The projectile, which was detected in the military radar, flew at a relatively low speed, lowering the possibility that it was a cannonball or an artillery shell. Sunday'...

Jun 04 2017

House Intelligence Committee Sends Subpoenas to Intel Agencies, cites ex-Obama Officials

Noting that Obama "made a large to-do about his reforms of USA surveillance programs to "protect the privacy" of Americans, the Journal says, "We may soon learn how tha...

Jun 04 2017

Five key duels in Champions League final

TRT World's Lance Santos reports from Cardiff . Two years ago, the Old Lady got to the final, but lost out to a Barcelona team that boasted of a rampant Lionel Mess...

Jun 04 2017

Viral video of Donald Trump shoving Montenegro's prime minister!

Presently, the U.S. is the source of roughly 22% of NATO's budget, making it the largest contributor in the alliance. Article 5 has been invoked only once in NATO's ...

Jun 04 2017

Basildon firefighters score private meeting with Jeremy Corbyn during Pitsea visit

The admission reflects the dramatic change in fortunes for the prime minister since the start of the campaign just five weeks ago when she was recording leads of more tha...

Jun 04 2017

Trump decides to not move US Embassy to Jerusalem

Congress passed a law in 1995 making it United States policy to move the embassy to Jerusalem , symbolically endorsing Israel's claim on the city as its capital. Isr...

Jun 04 2017

Putin, Macron meet amid strained French-Russian ties

But a report released in early January by the US intelligence community said that its agencies had concluded that Putin ordered a campaign involving covert intelligenc...

Jun 04 2017

Lead of UK Conservatives holds, May now seen negatively-ComRes poll

This is seen as a weak point for Corbyn as he has repeatedly rejected the use of nuclear weapons despite it being Labour policy to renew the UK's nuclear deterrent, Tri...

Jun 04 2017

5 reasons some British Jews support Labour, despite charges of anti-Semitism

Pressed on whether he would be prepared to push the nuclear button Mr Corbyn was heckled as he refused to say whether he would launch a retaliatory nuclear strike if th...