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May 15 2017

Trump says 'fast decision' possible on new Federal Bureau of Investigation director

Instead, they said, the president fired Comey on the advice of senior Justice Department officials including Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , who in a memo expre...

May 15 2017

Trump likely to visit Federal Bureau of Investigation headquarters in coming days - White House

Trump was agreeing with a December tweet from O'Donnell calling for the firing of recently pink-slipped FBI Director James Comey. Reports emerged on Wednesday that Rose...

May 15 2017

Tillerson straddles fence on U.S. climate change policy at Arctic Council

The goals of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, adopted by the United Nations in 2015, are global in scope and apply also in the Arctic, says Finland. "We were ...

May 15 2017

Penguins push Capitals to the brink of another disappointing ending

Pittsburgh's power play, which struggled early in the series even with Crosby in the lineup, came through when a blast from Schultz 11:24 into the second put the Penguins...

May 15 2017

North Korea test-fires ballistic missile

The missile test came as a first test to newly elected South Korean president, Moon Jae-in, who called for the national security council to meet on the matter, a presiden...

May 15 2017

5 things to know about French president-elect Emmanuel Macron

The party, founded previous year, will continue to campaign in legislative elections to take place next month. Initial projections give Macron 65 percent of the vote in...

May 15 2017

North Korea's detention of United States citizen 'concerning': White House

He worked at Pyongyang University of Science and Technology , the same workplace as another American, accounting instructor Kim Sang Dok, whose detention was announced...

May 15 2017

South Korea to Send Envoys to China to Discuss THAAD, North Korea

But Mr Moon also has to navigate a complex web of regional issues. Theresa May and South Korea's new president have agreed the need for a "robust response" to aggressio...

May 15 2017

South Korea's Progressive New President Is Open to Visiting Pyongyang

Moon, whose victory capped one of the most turbulent political stretches in the nation's recent history and set up its first liberal rule in a decade, assumed presidentia...

May 15 2017

Kerala HSE results likely to be out today

Board Name: Kerala Board of Higher Secondary Education. In order to ease traffic Kerala DHSE VHSE Plus Two Class 12 results are also released on some associate websites....

May 15 2017

Pakistan detains Hafiz Saeed for spreading terror in the name of Jihad

After hearing the arguments from both sides, the review board has asked the Pakistan home ministry to submit a full report about the detention of Hafiz Saeed and his asso...

May 15 2017

Election Commission extends EVM hackathon challenge to all political parties

A host of opposition parties chiefly the Arvind Kejirwal-led Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and the Mayawati-led Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) have alleged that EVMs were tampered wit...

May 15 2017

I Was Going To Fire Comey Anyway

Look, [Comey]'s a showboat. The FBI has been in turmoil. "I might even lengthen out the investigation", he said. "He (the Deputy Attorney General) had made a recommen...

May 15 2017

North Korea says missile test aimed at testing carrying large nuclear warhead

North Korea warned the United States not to provoke it, saying the "US mainland and Pacific operations" are within range of North Korean missiles, KCNA said. The UN Secur...

May 15 2017

I Would Have Fired Comey Without Rosenstein's Letter

Trump on Friday tweeted: "James Comey better hope that there are no "tapes" of our conversations before he starts leaking to the press!" "I was going to fire Comey". Chie...

May 15 2017

China pledges $124 billion for new Silk Road as champion of globalization

While the Belt and Road has been presented as China's response to the Obama administration's "pivot to Asia", the Trump administration has been more receptive, even off...

May 15 2017

Cyber attack hits 200000 in at least 150 countries: Europol

Symantec, a cybersecurity company, forecast infections so far would cost tens of millions of dollars, mostly from cleaning corporate networks. Major global companies sa...

May 15 2017

UNSC to hold urgent consultations on NKorea missile test

It flew for 30 minutes before dropping into the sea between North Korea's east coast and Japan. This means the missile, which Dr Wright said could be the new one Pyongy...

May 15 2017

Senate committee subpoenas Michael Flynn for Russian Federation documents, reports say

Subpoenas were issued before US President Trump fired James Comey as Director of the FBI, allegedly for mishandling the Clinton email server investigation. US Attorney ...

May 15 2017

Syrian Kurdish forces say they will push on to IS capital

The long, bloody bid to run Islamic State out of Mosul, the militant group's last major stronghold in Iraq, is in its seventh month. First, the Kurdish militia and the po...