Four top U.S. military officers condemned bigotry following the white-nationalist led protests in Charlottesville, Virginia, even as President Donald Trump reverted to his initial position of blaming
He lashed out at coverage of his statements on Charlottesville.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Trump administration will make cost-sharing payments to insurance companies under Obamacare for August, a White House spokesman said on Wednesday, but the announcement did l
Statues of Confederate generals and leaders are starting to come down across the United States as the nation reckons with its past. In Russia, statues of Josef Stalin — a man responsible for millio
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. House Homeland Security Committee will hold a hearing next month about threats from extremist groups, including domestic terrorism, following a violent white supremacis
WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - President Donald Trump announced the disbanding of two high-profile business advisory councils on Wednesday after several chief executives quit in protest over his rema
(Reuters) - U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Wednesday strongly criticized the city of Chicago's political leadership, citing its so-called sanctuary policies as an example of the breakdown of l
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. Department of Homeland Security terminated a program on Wednesday that allowed minors fleeing violence in El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras to settle in the United Stat
Amid controversy surrounding the neo-Nazi protest in Charlottesville, Virginia, the president leaves for Bedminster, New Jersey. ABC News gives an analysis of the aftermath.
Pence declined to back the president's controversial remarks.
German customs officials destroyed 20 rotten snake heads in a package from Nigeria, a spokeswoman for Munich’s customs office reported Wednesday. Marie Mueller, a spokeswoman for Munich’s customs
Tehran, Aug 16, IRNA – UN top official in Iraq on Wednesday urged the country's federal government and the autonomous Kurdish region to resolve their disputes via dialogue.
Canada's Minister of Indigenous and Northern Affairs was in Thunder Bay, Ont., Thursday to announce funding for a long-awaited power project in the p
The president characterized the act to remove the statue as "changing culture."
Ankara, Aug 16, IRNA – Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Hossein Baqeri on Wednesday discussed issues of mutual interest with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
Anakara, Aug 16, IRNA – Top Iranian commander on Wednesday stressed respecting sovereign states' territorial integrity, adding that adopting the policy of non-interference guarantees security,
WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump announced the disbanding of two high-profile business advisory councils on Wednesday after corporate CEOs quit in protest over his remarks b
The president seemed to give cover to white extremists with his recent comments.
Nitish Kumar is scheduled to meet PM Narendra Modi in the last week of August
Both former presidents have spoken out during their time in office with regards to bigotry and racism.
The Queen's Baton Relay of the Commonwealth Games has arrived in the Falkland Islands. The baton carries a message from Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth, the Head of the Commonwealt
President Donald Trump took media questions in regards to his controversial response to the deadly protests in Charlottesville, Virginia.
Tehran, Aug 16, IRNA - US approach and measures are against text of the nuclear deal reached between Iran and G5+1 (the US, the UK, France, China, Russia plus Germany), Foreign Ministry Spokesman sai
Leaders from opposition parties are expected to attend an event, hosted by rebel JD(U) leader Sharad Yadav, in New Delhi. Top leaders of the Congress, the Left, the Samajwadi Party, the BSP, the TMC
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un made a "very wise and well reasoned decision" to delay any military action against the United States and back away from his threat to strike near the U.S. territory of
WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump disbanded two high-profile business advisory councils on Wednesday after corporate CEOs quit in protest at his remarks blaming violence in C
Saurimo - The Angolan Broaden Electoral Coalition - Electoral Coalition (CASA-CE), held a campaign to raise the awareness of voter hunting in the outlying districts of Zorro, Saipupo, Mwandondji and
A number of CEOs dropped from the manufacturing council in recent days.
Luanda - Angola's Foreign Affairs minister Georges Rebelo Pinto Chicoti is representing the Angolan Head of State, José Eduardo dos Santos, at the 37th SADC Summit in Pretoria, South Africa. , &n
Islamabad, Aug 16, IRNA – Latest data from Pakistan’s Bureau of Emigration and Overseas Employment shows that manpower export to Saudi Arabia in the first six months of 2017 was just 17 percent o
The JD(U) today asked its rebel leader Sharad Yadav to shun the company of "evil forces" as it took a swipe at Lalu Prasad-led RJD, which will attend a meeting of the opposition hosted by...
Luanda - The new Angolan ambassador to the Republic of Ghana, Admiral Augusto da Silva Cunha, Wednesday presented the copies of credentials to the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration
Trump is taking a victory lap for North Korea's dialing back its threat.
The vice president said the president "has been clear on this tragedy."
Baghdad, Aug 16, IRNA – German Ambassador to Iraq Cyril Nann said on Wednesday that Berlin believes that under the current situation referendum could not be a solution and would not help to resolve
Menongue - At least 1325 poling desk members will work for general election on August 23 at over 126 poling desk corresponding to the same number of polling stations in the municipality of Menongue, c
Veteran leader Sharad Yadav will stage a show of strength on Thursday, collecting leaders from a range of parties including the Congress and the Left in the run-up to the Janata Dal (United) joining
Former Presidents George H.W. and George W. Bush speak out.
FBI veteran Peter Strzok has left Robert Mueller's team.
Rahul Gandhi slams Centre over policies; launches subsidised canteens in Karnataka
Back with the NDA, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar will seek a special package when he meets Prime Minister Narendra Modi later this month to fund schemes worth a whopping Rs 2.75 lakh crore, JD(U).
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Annual employee surveys released by the FBI on Wednesday show former Director James Comey was highly regarded, contradicting President Donald Trump's claim when he fired Comey t
Tehran, Aug 16, IRNA - The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps spokesman Brigadier General Ramazan Sharif said on Wednesday that the IRGC never conducted any independent ground warfare in Syria.
Leaders have resigned from Trump's American Manufacturing Council.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump dismantled two CEO advisory panels on Wednesday as a growing number of chief executives announced their resignations following his response to a week
Luanda - Angolan head of State José Eduardo dos Santos Wednesday in Luanda thanked the Journalists from various media outlets for their role in coverage and disseminating the contents released in t
A Los Angeles City Council committee has rebuffed the city’s blue-ribbon homeless housing advocates, siding with a Boyle Heights shopping center owner who opposed a project to build 49 units for
Luanda - The National Assembly MP Fernando Heitor has officially announced he was leaving the ranks of the opposition UNITA party after 42 years in the service of that political organisation. ,
(Reuters) - A U.S. appeals court on Wednesday reversed a ruling that prevented Arkansas from cutting off Medicaid funding to Planned Parenthood following the release of controversial videos secretly r
Tehran, Aug 16, IRNA -- Tehran sees the report of US on religious freedom in Iran as 'politically motivated, unrealistic, baseless and biased', Iran's Foreign Ministry spokesman said on Wednesday
Participatory democracy would save South Africa but it needed public servants to “get out there” and talk to the citizens.
(Reuters) - 3M Co said on Wednesday Chief Executive Inge Thulin had resigned from President Donald Trump's Manufacturing Advisory Council.
Baalbek, Lebanon, Aug 16, IRNA – Hezbollah is not alone in fighting terrorism, a Tunisian Member of Parliament said, referring to the support by the Tunisian people and politicians for the Lebanese
Prasar Bharti denies it censored Tripura CM's I-Day speech
Tehran, Aug 16, IRNA – United Nations secretary general's special envoy for Yemen Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed described his recent visit to Iran and talks with Iranian officials on Yemen crisis as
WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Several leading members of Donald Trump's Republican Party and key ally Britain sharply rebuked the U.S. president on Wednesday after he insisted that white nationalist
Sarah Champion quits the Labour front bench over an article on grooming, apologising for her choice of words.
Islamabad, Aug 16, IRNA – Senior Pakistani analysts believe that if the next round of elections are held on time, the ruling party of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) led by Nawaz Sharif would
The Los Angeles City Council is expected Wednesday to back Mayor Eric Garcetti’s picks to oversee City Hall’s new Cannabis Department, a vote that comes as officials prepare for legalization o
The Duke of Edinburgh Award helps young Slovaks achieve their goals and develop.
Islamabad, Aug 18, IRNA – Pakistan Minister of State for Information, Broadcasting and National Heritage Marriyum Aurangzeb said her country highly values its friendly relations with Iran and is ea
Anthony Martial has warned Manchester United not to get carried away by their impressive start to the Premier League season.
Cricketing royalty and the Winelands will be synonymous with each other this summer as the T20 Global League comes to Stellenbosch.
Independent Media soccer writer Njabulo Ngidi has looked at Free State Stars and how they could fare in the Premiership this season.
Arsenal head to Stoke City this weekend aiming to register a second victory of the season.
Sacramento police released body-camera footage Thursday from a controversial encounter last month in which an officer grabbed the arm of a pregnant woman who moments later fell to the ground. The
The Internet and social media did not create white supremacist movements in the United States, such as the hate groups that rallied in Charlottesville, Va., last weekend to deadly results. Nor did
During a short visit to L.A., Rousteing catches up with friends and celebrates Balmain's Beats by Dr. Dre collaboration -- and the fashion brand's new West Coast flagship store.
Curiosamente, para una nación construida en su mayoría por inmigrantes, Estados Unidos siempre ha tenido un problema con la inmigración. Mucho antes de que el presidente Trump hiciera un llamad
If we tear down statues of Robert E. Lee, does that mean we should tear down statues of George Washington? We ask an expert.
With threats, bribes, diplomacy and sanctions, American presidents of both parties have sought for 25 years to try to halt, or at least slow, North Korea’s quest for a nuclear arsenal — to no
Keep your eyes on the skies: The Great American Eclipse is almost here. On Monday, the moon will pass in front of the sun. The path of the total eclipse will start in Oregon and cross the United S
In the long, fraught history of colleges and universities dealing with sexual assault on their campuses, problems have ranged from officials shamefully covering up student complaints to administra
A conversation with a Confederate history activist in Virginia about white supremacists, preserving history and what might come amid an uncomfortable debate.