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Shadow minister Chris Williamson calls for consultation two years after Jeremy Corbyn drops policy.
Streets in downtown Phoenix were filled with both supporters and protesters of President Donald Trump ahead of his scheduled appearance.
(Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump would be required to notify U.S. lawmakers before creating a joint U.S.-Russia cyber security unit - an idea that has drawn criticism across the political spect
A summer of sabre-rattling with North Korea appears to have put a dent in the Liberal resolve to keep Canada out of the U.S. ballistic missile shield
Former Manipur Chief Minister and a member of the first Lok Sabha Rishang Keishing passed away on Tuesday following brief illness here. The veteran Congress leader was 96. Keishing, a Naga, served as
NDP leadership candidate Niki Ashton issued a statement Tuesday rejecting unwanted political support from a controversial Canadian-Palestinian who B'
While traveling during an official government trip, Secretary Steven Mnuchin's wife sparked controversy by tagging luxury brands in a photo of her stepping off a plane.
The president ignored a plea from the city's mayor to postpone the rally due to high emotions after the violence in Charlottesville.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Some members of a White House infrastructure advisory council have resigned, the White House said on Tuesday, days after President Donald Trump's response to violence at a rally
Thousands of parents are having problems using the Childcare Services website.
Foreign policy analysts weigh in on Trump's new plan.
Yet again, another high-ranking Kenyan was made to wait at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport as he travelled after his travelling papers were questioned by Immigration Department officials.
?Kenya's top five cities have, this month, experienced a mixed bag of leadership fortunes following the August 8 General Election.
The entire United States, with the exception of a single small county in Ohio, is now on track to have at least one insurer offering Obamacare health coverage next year, CNBC reported.Photo Credit: A
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department is scaling back its request to obtain a broad swath of data in connection with an anti-Trump website, after critics accused the department of trampli
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn is to begin his five-day visit with a trip to the Western Isles.
A Conservative MP in British Columbia is urging Canadians to contact their members of Parliament about the New Brunswick case involving cross-border
Louise Linton had an exchange with a user over a photo she posted.
The controversial sheriff was known for his hard line approach to immigration.
ON BOARD A U.S. MILITARY AIRCRAFT (Reuters) - The U.S. Air Force may intensify its strikes in Afghanistan and expand training of the Afghan air force following President Donald Trump's decision to for
A five-bedroom house in New York's Long Island suburbs, listed for nearly $1.3 million, boasts a southern exposure and proximity to a country club.But, as NBC News reports, there's something about th
Ministers say the European Court of Justice is not needed to police UK-EU relations after Brexit.
Louise Linton had an exchange with a user over a photo she posted.
(Reuters) - The wife of U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin on Tuesday apologized for sniping at a critic on social media site Instagram who called her "deplorable" for a post highlighting her expen
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Fujifilm Medical Systems U.S.A. Inc, a unit of Fujifilm Holdings Corp, has been awarded a $768 million contract for digital imaging network picture archiving communications syst
Tehran, Aug 22, IRNA – Government can show a stronger reaction to violation of nuclear deal by other sides, senior Expediancy Council official said on Tuesday.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Congressional Republicans, seeking to address the complaints of small businesses, are floating changes to their controversial proposal to eliminate business tax deductions for d
Tehran, Aug 22, IRNA – President Hassan Rouhani in a message congratulated Major General Abdolrahim Mousavi on his appointment as new Iranian army commander-in-chief.
Tehran, Aug 22, IRNA – Tehran is to host an international conference on 'Unity Diplomacy' on October 11 simultaneous with anniversary of establishment of the World Forum for Proximity of Islamic S
Tehran, Aug 22, IRNA – General Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces on Tuesday said it is able to deter enemy threats and give crushing response to them due to defense industry advancement.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States put more pressure on Pakistan on Tuesday to help it with the war in Afghanistan, suggesting it could downgrade Islamabad's status as a major non-NATO ally if i
Officers Scott Miller and Michael Spaulding allege that the Seattle City Council harmed their reputations by saying that they had carried out a “brutal murder.” The two later were officially clea
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson addresses Trump's Afghanistan strategy in State Department briefing.
Some new strategies, and one about-face.
Baghdad, Aug 22, IRNA – Iraqi Kurdistan region parliament members from Change Movement Party on Tuesday met the Iranian envoy and discussed this autonomous region's ties with the central govern
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will participate Wednesday in a Montreal meeting with the federal-provincial task force charged with managing an unprec
The federal-provincial task force charged with managing an unprecedented flow of asylum seekers over the Canada-U.S. border will meet Wednesday in Mo
The president was en route to Arizona for a campaign rally during the lockdown.
But several groups plan to protest outside the rally at 7 p.m. local time.
The Democratic Alliance (DA) in Johannesburg on Tuesday slammed "a corrupt and idealess" African National Congress.
Liberal MP Greg Fergus says the plan to legalize marijuana should take into account the fact that the black community has been disproportionately cri
Secretary of State James Brokenshire said he "would come forward with further information in my own way".
Luanda - At least 1,440 observers, amongst 240 national and 1,200 international members, will monitor the electoral process on 23 August. ,   This was confirmed Tuesday in Luanda by the chairp
Cabinda - The Civil Protection and Fire Brigade has mobilized resources and personnel that will ensure the protection of voters during the general elections on Wednesday (August 23), said Tuesday in L
The BJP on Tuesday claimed a political victory for having been on the side of women in the triple talaq case, and the Congress’ was a “me too” imitation, even though it is the Supreme Court whi
Barricades in green and blue cover the front of shops along the Jamshedji Tata Road at Churchgate in South Mumbai. The construction of Metro Line 3 which will connect Colaba-Bandra – Seepz has left
3-phase project work to begin next year
The Musi river is set for a ?1,665-crore makeover on the lines of the Sabarmati in Ahmedabad. Once a picturesque river on whose banks the High Court, Osmania Hospital, and Charminar stand, the Musi..
Developers go slow on new launches
MPs will start interviewing prospective board members for the beleaguered South African Broadcasting Corporation next week.
If India’s record on maternal and infant mortality rates has improved of late, a large part of the credit goes to lakhs of women who work as ASHAs (accredited social health activists) under the Nat
Mattis said Tuesday during a press conference in Baghdad that there is a limit on the number of troops he's authorized to deploy in Afghanistan.
The president's staff and administration have seen a lot of turnover since his inauguration.
Bitter exchanges between the TDP and the YSR Congress marked the run-up to Wednesday’s Nandyal Assembly bypoll, with both Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu and Leader of Opposition
19 AIADMK legislators in Dhinakaran’s camp submit letters to Governor, say they don’t have confidence in the CM
Democratic Alliance MP Tim Breuteseth demanded to know how many people the department had fired in response to corruption in the Gijani project.
The ruling Janata Dal-United (JD-U) on Tuesday suspended a party leader for his alleged involvement in the Rs 1,000-crore Srijan scam in Bhagalpur district of Bihar. Shiv Kumar Mandal, president of th
(Reuters) - The wife of U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin has sniped at a critic on social media site Instagram who called her "deplorable" for a post highlighting her designer clothing as she exi
Islamabad, Aug 22, IRNA - Pakistan politicians in their Tweet messages lashed out at US President Donald Trump’s harsh comments against Pakistan.
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