Barack Obama, in apparent rebuke of Trump: 'Politicians have always lied, but…'

This house is very significant to the life of Nelson Mandela but also to the democracy of the country because it's here where Madiba spent his first 6 years after his presidency. "They just make stuff up". Charity initiatives included blanket cam... More..

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Israel passes controversial Jewish nation-state law
by | Friday, July 20, 2018

Israel passes controversial Jewish nation-state law

The sponsor of the law, Avi Dichter from Netanyahu's Likud party, has said it aims to defend Israel's " status as a Jewish and democratic state". Critics, including President Reuven Rivlin , have claimed th...More..

UK’s May halts revolt over Brexit trade bill
by | Friday, July 20, 2018

UK’s May halts revolt over Brexit trade bill

The sticking point in the EU-UK negotiations, so far, has been around the proposed customs backstop - an arrangement that will apply to the Irish border after Brexit, if a wider deal or technological solution...More..

Trump on North Korea denuclearization: 'We have no time limit'
by | Friday, July 20, 2018

Trump on North Korea denuclearization: 'We have no time limit'

Security Council, given positive changes. North Korea halted weapons testing in 2018 and is now engaged in talks with both the United States and South Korea, with discussions with Washington largely centered ...More..

Dead After Tourist Boat Capsizes In Missouri's Table Rock Lake
by | Friday, July 20, 2018

Dead After Tourist Boat Capsizes In Missouri's Table Rock Lake

Pattison said he believes the weather was calm when the duck boat went into the water. Ride the Ducks Branson, in a statement released on its website, said it was deeply saddened, and that the business woul...More..

Trump expects 'big results,' including North Korea, after Putin summit
by | Friday, July 20, 2018

Trump expects 'big results,' including North Korea, after Putin summit

Jimmy Kimmel isn't one to shy away from airing his dissatisfaction with Donald Trump , last month tearing into the President's summit with North Korea dictator Kim Jong Un . Democratic politicians are push...More..

Trump returns from summit with Putin to forceful criticism
by | Thursday, July 19, 2018

Trump returns from summit with Putin to forceful criticism

And thus far the only figure in the administration to contradict Mr Trump has been Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats . House Speaker Paul Ryan speaks with reporters during his weekly press confer...More..

'It's not too late to save Brexit,' Johnson tells parliament
by | Thursday, July 19, 2018

'It's not too late to save Brexit,' Johnson tells parliament

Mr Johnson's statement will come on what will already be another tough and challenging day for the prime minister in a turbulent week. "I won't be going in some voting lobby with Jacob Rees-Mogg and those who...More..

'a foe,' says 'nothing bad' to come from meeting Putin
by | Thursday, July 19, 2018

'a foe,' says 'nothing bad' to come from meeting Putin

The meeting is being closely watched on both sides of the Atlantic, coming days after the USA justice department indicted 12 Russian military intelligence officers for their role in hacking Democrats during t...More..

Barack Obama Breaks Out His Best Dance Moves In Kenya
by | Thursday, July 19, 2018

Barack Obama Breaks Out His Best Dance Moves In Kenya

On Monday, Obama will fly to his father's ancestral home in Kogelo, Siaya County where he will open a sports centre under Sauti Kuu Foundation , an organization established by her sister Auma. Obama barely kne...More..

Diplomat emphasizes United States ‘espionage’ arrest timed to undercut Putin-Trump summit
by | Thursday, July 19, 2018

Diplomat emphasizes United States ‘espionage’ arrest timed to undercut Putin-Trump summit

A 29-year-old Russian woman was arrested for "conspiring to influence USA politics" by cultivating ties with political groups, including the National Rifle Association. Butina and the official messaged each o...More..

Trump's siding with Russian Federation draws condemnation and concern from both parties
by | Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Trump's siding with Russian Federation draws condemnation and concern from both parties

Putin called on the United States to work together to resolve the Syrian conflict, saying " Russia and the USA can take the lead on this issue in this country and work together to overcome the humanitarian cr...More..

US challenges WTO trade partners over retaliatory steel tariffs
by | Wednesday, July 18, 2018

US challenges WTO trade partners over retaliatory steel tariffs

Data released since Friday has affirmed what's been expected for some time: That an ongoing campaign to curtail credit is putting the brakes on the world's second-largest economy. EU-CHINA TRADE: European Counc...More..

NRA-linked Russian allegedly worked on
by | Wednesday, July 18, 2018

NRA-linked Russian allegedly worked on "back channel" to US politicos

Court papers also reveal an unnamed American who worked with Butina claimed to have been involved in setting up a "private line of communication" ahead of the 2016 election between the Kremlin and "key" offic...More..

Trump’s failure at Putin summit will come back to haunt him
by | Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Trump’s failure at Putin summit will come back to haunt him

Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats, a Republican and a Trump appointee, responded to Trump's remarks and stood by the U.S. agencies. Afterward, Trump's national intelligence director, Dan Coats, re...More..

After reprieve, Britain's May faces Brexit battle in parliament on trade
by | Wednesday, July 18, 2018

After reprieve, Britain's May faces Brexit battle in parliament on trade

May told the BBC on Sunday that is what Trump referred to in a Friday press conference when he said he had made a suggestion that May found "too brutal". May, vulnerable in parliament after losing her party's...More..

Rush Limbaugh Ravages US Media Over Coverage of Trump-Putin Summit
by | Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Rush Limbaugh Ravages US Media Over Coverage of Trump-Putin Summit

But key Republicans , Democrats and others in Washington appeared stunned that Trump refused to publicly condemn Russian interference in the 2016 election or warn against future meddling during the joint pr...More..

Pakistan opens terrorism case against ex-PM's party days before election
by | Monday, July 16, 2018

Pakistan opens terrorism case against ex-PM's party days before election

The Sharif's return came at the end of a tense day of political protest in Lahore which saw up to 20,000 rally in his support despite a sweeping security crackdown. Malik said the PML-N rally was overwhelming...More..

Cong tweet on PM's attempt to fix relation with Pak disappointing: Omar
by | Monday, July 16, 2018

Cong tweet on PM's attempt to fix relation with Pak disappointing: Omar

Nawabzada Siraj Raisani, a candidate running for the provincial assembly, was among the dead in the Baluchistan attack . Earlier in the week, ANP leader Haroon Bilour had been killed along with 21 others, fo...More..

Escaped Jaguar Kills 6 Animals At New Orleans Zoo
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Escaped Jaguar Kills 6 Animals At New Orleans Zoo

Valero attacked four alpacas, one emu and a fox. Did the zoo open on Saturday? According to a statement from the zoo, the staff and security quickly implemented the correct plan to ensure staff safety. ...More..

Trump plays golf in Scotland before Putin summit amid Russian meddling charges
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Trump plays golf in Scotland before Putin summit amid Russian meddling charges

This is all the U.S. Justice Department said in the announcement of the surprise press conference: "Today at 11:45AM ET: Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein will hold a press conference for a law enfor...More..

by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Trump attacks CNN, NBC and British paper in news conference

In a surprise, President Trump admitted Saturday that he watched CNN . According to The Hill , at the Trump received another question from Acosta as he was leaving the podium. Trump looked back over his s...More..

Sanders: Trump should confront Putin over Mueller probe indictments
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Sanders: Trump should confront Putin over Mueller probe indictments

Putin as it seems to be, a meeting between the Russian President and his counterpart could not be more concerning", Sen. "The stories you heard about the 12 Russians yesterday took place during the Obama ...More..

Iran role in Syria key item at Trump-Putin summit
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Iran role in Syria key item at Trump-Putin summit

Russian Federation is ready to invest up to $50 billion in Iran's oil and gas sector, Mehr news agency reported Ali Akbar Velayati , senior adviser to Iran's Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei , as saying on Thurs...More..

Kremlin says new gas pipeline to Germany will help stability
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Kremlin says new gas pipeline to Germany will help stability

Europe needs diverse sources of gas, not, in our view, a new Nord Stream 2 pipeline, and to lock in greater reliance on Russian Federation at this moment ... "We discussed it with Ukraine", Freeland said. M...More..