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Japan vows to take action with U.S. after North Korea missile test

Japan vows to take action with U.S. after North Korea missile test Before the latest launch, U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said that war with North Korea would "probably the worst kind of fighting in most people's lifetimes". "The North Korean regime has artillery cannons and rocket launches within range of one of the most densely populated cities on earth, which is the capital of South Korea ", Mattis said. [Full Article...]

Kroenke says Arsenal not for sale after Usmanov bid

Kroenke says Arsenal not for sale after Usmanov bid Alisher Usmanov has made a £1bn bid to buy out the majority shareholder at Arsenal , according to Sky sources. "KSE is a committed, long-term investor in Arsenal and will remain so". But under-fire boss Arsene Wenger said: 'I respect Stan Kroenke a lot. Alisher Usmanov will meet his closest advisers on Wednesday to discuss his options in the battle to take control of Arsenal . [Full Article...]

Israel says relations restored with Senegal after spat

While Netanyahu's security personnel searched the bodyguards of Togo's President Faure Gnassingbé ahead of the meeting between the two leaders, an argument broke out between the sides and quickly escalated to a physical altercation. According to the ministry, the the king "wishes his first visit to a ECOWAS summit not take place in a context of tension and controversy". "I believe in Africa, I bel... [Full Article...]

Mats Point: Wilander tells it straight on Day Three at Roland Garros

Mats Point: Wilander tells it straight on Day Three at Roland Garros Still grieving the recent death of his father, 25th-seeded American Steve Johnson dropped to his knees and began crying at the end of his 6-2, 7-6 (8), 3-6, 7-6 (6) victory over Borna Coric at the French Open . Zverev, who is regarded as one of the most gifted players on tour, broke his racket during the fourth set. He played the first set like he wanted play and lost 6-1. [Full Article...]

Five Indian soldiers killed as Pakistani troops respond to LoC firing

Five Indian soldiers killed as Pakistani troops respond to LoC firing In a tweet message, DG ISPR said five Indian soldiers were killed and many other injured in the befitting response of the Pakistani side. No further details of the cross-border exchange of fire were provided by Pakistan . The Indian Army on Saturday denied the Pakistan Army's claim that it killed five Indian soldiers along the Line of Control. Yesterday at 2300 hours, the Pakistani Army vio... [Full Article...]

Ireland Elects Its First Openly Gay Prime Minister

Ireland Elects Its First Openly Gay Prime Minister Mr Varadkar, the minister for social protection, outperformed environment and housing minister Simon Coveney in a surprisingly close internal Fine Gael party contest. The parliamentary party voted for Varadkar, overwhelmingly, as was widely expected. Varadkar might seem to be an unexpected pick for leader of Ireland - a country that's still finding its secular European footing after years of... [Full Article...]

Trump argues for travel ban after attacks hit London

Holly Jones, a BBC reporter who was on the bridge at the time of the incident, said the van was driven by a man and was "probably traveling at about 50 miles an hour". Trains were not stopping at London Bridge Station or Borough . "This is a fast-moving investigation". Police have confirmed reports of stabbings. [Full Article...]

Police say incidents in London "terrorist" attacks

In the first, a vehicle mowed down pedestrians on London Bridge . Unidentified attackers drove a van into pedestrians on London Bridge Saturday night and stabbed people in the nearby Borough Market area. Saturday's incident came less than two weeks after the terror attack in Manchester, England, killed 23 people following a concert by American singer Ariana Grande. [Full Article...]

The 7 most awkward moments from Trump's Israel trip

The 7 most awkward moments from Trump's Israel trip United States President Donald Trump said yesterday that Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu were prepared to "reach for peace", even as he cautioned that a deal will not be easily achieved. "This city, like no other place in the world, reveals the longing of the human heart - to know and worship God", said Trump. Trump's Middle East negotiating ta... [Full Article...]

Former Juventus Star Oliseh Hails Real Madrid's UCL Win

Former Juventus Star Oliseh Hails Real Madrid's UCL Win But the granite-like trio of Giorgio Chiellini, Andrea Barzagli and Leonardo Bonucci cracked after Juventus had been the better side in a first half that ended 1-1. "He knows we're very good and we showed we were very good". I'm very happy - an fantastic season, we've won trophies. "It was not easy". "It's very hard to reach the Champions League final two years running, but we did that". [Full Article...]

Putin: Russian meddling "fiction" invented by Democrats

The Macron-Putin relationship got off to a less-than-ideal footing during mr. Macron's presidential campaign. Speaking with remarkable frankness, Mr. Now, 300 years later, Macron will guide Putin through a new exhibition commemorating the historic diplomatic moment. Yet Macron stood firm, and he also warned Russian Federation against supporting further chemical attacks by the Assad regime in... [Full Article...]

Mattis reassures allies as US turns to China on N. Korea

Mattis reassures allies as US turns to China on N. Korea U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, center, links hands with South Korea's Minister of Defense Han Minkoo, left, and Japan's Minister of Defense Tomomi Inada ahead of a trilateral meeting at the 2017 International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS) Shangri-la Dialogue, an annual defense and security forum in Asia, on Saturday, June 3, 2017 in Singapore . [Full Article...]

Pentagon chief says NKorea's nuclear pursuits a 'danger'

Pentagon chief says NKorea's nuclear pursuits a 'danger' The US defense secretary has called North Korea a "clear and present" threat, urging China to recognize Pyongyang as a "strategic liability". Members of the U.N. In opening remarks, Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull expressed disappointment over Trump's recent withdrawals from both the Paris Climate Accord and the Trans Pacific Partnership - a multilateral trade deal that was supp... [Full Article...]

Zille has 72 hours to say why she shouldn't be suspended

Zille has 72 hours to say why she shouldn't be suspended Zille said on Twitter in March: "For those claiming legacy of colonialism was ONLY negative, think of our independent judiciary, transport infrastructure, piped water etc". Critics said at the time that her remarks risked fanning the racial tensions that endure more than two decades after the end of apartheid rule. Zille tweeted that the DA had now changed its suspension statement. [Full Article...]

Trump slip up in Saudi Arabia speech blamed on exhaustion

Trump slip up in Saudi Arabia speech blamed on exhaustion Bradley Schreiber, president of Homeland Security Solutions and a former senior adviser for the Department of Homeland Security, said Trump plainly states the American posture in the fight against Islamic terrorism. This is a battle between Good and Evil", the president said. The 70-year-old American president flew to the Saudi capital Riyadh in his first official foreign visit. [Full Article...]

Theresa May accused of "manifesto meltdown" after 'dementia tax' U-turn

Nothing has changed", Mrs May repeated in response to a question about whether other manifesto commitments would be changed. Four polls for the Sunday newspapers put Labour between 35% and 33%, up significantly on the scores as low as 26% it was recording early in the campaign, while the Survation survey for ITV's Good Morning Britain showed the Conservatives on 43% - down five points on the pre... [Full Article...]

Opposition big guns heap praise on Karunanidhi

Opposition big guns heap praise on Karunanidhi In fact, big names from the national politics like Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar , to name a few, will be part of the celebrations. His son and DMK working president M.K. Stalin will host a lunch for the high-profile guests in the afternoon. He noted it was Karunanidhi who was instrumental in the implementation of Mandal Commission recommendations ... [Full Article...]

Emmanuel Macron Was Warned About Trump's Bizarre Handshake

While Macron reportedly sought to convey strength with the handshake, he spoke fondly of Trump on Saturday after a Group of Seven summit in Italy, praising the USA president's "capacity to listen". However, given that many of their candidates are unknown to voters and inexperienced, and that no parliamentary election has been held before with LREM in the mix, the outcome is uncertain. [Full Article...]

Putin: US election hackers could have been from anywhere

Putin: US election hackers could have been from anywhere At the CEO forum that immediately followed the Summit discussions, Putin said over the past seven decades, first the Soviet Union and then Russian Federation built steel works, power stations, chemicals plants, gas pipelines, agribusiness facilities, and transport infrastructure in India. [Full Article...]

UK's May urged to take tougher line against Trump on climate

Leaders in the outdoor industry publicly opposed President Donald Trump's national monuments executive order in April , and today, players in the market took on another controversial move by the president. Chinese Premier Li Keqiang was in Brussels for an EU-China business summit. Why is the US paying other countries to reduce their emissions? China, the world's largest polluter, has emerge... [Full Article...]


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