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U.S. ready for 'attractive' trade deal with UK

U.S. ready for 'attractive' trade deal with UK Mnuchin sparked a large dollar sell-off Wednesday when he said that the recent fall in the value of the dollar was "good" for trade. The US economy itself has also shown signs of improvement under Trump. Trump canceled plans for a recent trip to London to open the new $1 billion USA embassy there, a move that avoided protests promised by political opponents. [Full Article...]

SC to hear contempt pleas against Karni Sena members on January 29

SC to hear contempt pleas against Karni Sena members on January 29 Madhya Pradesh government spokesperson Narottam Mishra said the government's stance is very clear, and it is not ready for release of the film. A Sanjay Leela Bhansali directorial, the mega movie stars Deepika Padukone in the lead role of Rani Padmini. [Full Article...]

Trump again threatens to cut off aid to Palestinians

Trump again threatens to cut off aid to Palestinians Haley, who was addressing the Security Council during its monthly meeting to address the Middle East, said that she would "set aside her usual practice" of highlighting the Iranian threat to the Middle East and instead address what she called the "important element" of making peace, specifically "leaders who have the will to do what's needed to achieve peace". [Full Article...]

Egypt's al-Sisi submits presidential re-election bid

Egypt's al-Sisi submits presidential re-election bid Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi officially launched his bid for a second term in office on Wednesday, registering himself as a candidate for the March election, state news agency MENA said , a day after his main potential rival was arrested. [Full Article...]

60000 evacuated in Philippines amid volcano eruptions

60000 evacuated in Philippines amid volcano eruptions Mount Mayon, one of the Philippines' most active volcanoes , is as renowned for its beauty as it is feared for its destructiveness. The Phivolcs also urged civil-aviation authorities to advise pilots to avoid flying close to the volcano's summit, as ash from any sudden eruption can be hazardous to aircraft. [Full Article...]

Membership momentum sparks race to settle German coalition deal

Membership momentum sparks race to settle German coalition deal Germany's Social Democrats (SPD) are planning to limit new members' voting privileges ahead of a key vote on whether to enter a coalition with Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives. The vote is expected later Sunday. "Let us now concretely improve the lives of people in the country", he tweeted on Sunday evening. Depending on the outcome of the coalition talks between the SPD and CDU/CSU bloc... [Full Article...]

Mueller's team questioned CIA Director Mike Pompeo

Mueller's team questioned CIA Director Mike Pompeo The White House has said it will co-operate fully with Robert Mueller's investigation. Trump was referring to the revelation that the FBI "failed to preserve" five months worth of text messages exchanged between Peter Strzok and Lisa Page, the two FBI employees who made pro-Clinton and anti-Trump comments while working on the Clinton email and the Russian Federation collusion inves... [Full Article...]

US Commerce Secretary Ross says Beijing's technology strategy is a "direct threat"

US Commerce Secretary Ross says Beijing's technology strategy is a Ross dismissed concerns of a "gigantic" trade war, saying Washington simply wanted a level playing field and was still open to trade talks with the European Union. During the 2016 presidential campaign, Trump accused China of unfairly boosting its manufacturers at the expense of U.S. firms by keeping the value of its currency artificially low. [Full Article...]

Bombay HC Quashes Media Gag Order In Sohrabuddin Sheikh Encounter Case

Bombay HC Quashes Media Gag Order In Sohrabuddin Sheikh Encounter Case The HC observed the case has a "chequered history" so it is the fundamental right of the citizens to know what is happening in the case.The single-judge bench of Justice Revati Mohite-Dhere held, "The media can not be gagged or banned from covering a trial on a mere ground of sensationalism". [Full Article...]

Sessions interviewed by Mueller team as part of Russian Federation probe

Sessions interviewed by Mueller team as part of Russian Federation probe Ian Prior, a justice department spokesman, confirmed a report in the New York Times that Mr Sessions was quizzed for hours last week but did not provide details. Mr. Trump, earlier, had hinted that it "seems unlikely " that he would allow Mr. Mueller to "interview" him. The White House's attorney for the Mueller probe, Ty Cobb , is advising on the questions that affect the office of the Pr... [Full Article...]

Swiss church mummy 'is Boris Johnson's ancestor'

Swiss church mummy 'is Boris Johnson's ancestor' She was exhumed in 1975 when the church was renovated. The body is that of 67-year-old Anna Catharina Bischoff, who was born in 1719 in Strasbourg, France, and died in 1787 in Basel. That revealed, with 99.8% certainty, that the descendants and the mummy were all from the same maternal line. Now the scientists and the historians were sure: the mummy was none other than Anna Catharina Bischoff. [Full Article...]

60-mile auto chase ends in dramatic crash near Phoenix

60-mile auto chase ends in dramatic crash near Phoenix During the pursuit, state troopers attempted to disable the vehicle with spike strips but it veered around them and kept going, eventually reaching I-10 and heading east into Phoenix, azcentral.com reported. The suspect exited the freeway at one point and sped along a multi-lane road in Tempe near the Arizona State University campus, dangerously weaving in and out of traffic. [Full Article...]

Trump Could Soon Face Questioning About Comey's Firing In Russia Probe

Trump Could Soon Face Questioning About Comey's Firing In Russia Probe His investigators have been edging steadily closer to the White House, interviewing Attorney General Jeff Sessions last week. Trump also is likely to be questioned closely about his dismissal of Flynn for allegedly lying to Vice President Mike Pence about his pre-inaugural contacts with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak . [Full Article...]

Cohn: Trump Will Sell 'America First But Not Alone' Agenda in Davos

Cohn: Trump Will Sell 'America First But Not Alone' Agenda in Davos And as commander in chief of the world's most powerful fighting force, Trump can offer leadership on issues that haven't exactly been fashionable at Davos - think secure borders and fighting Islamist terrorism. As for Trump's new tax law, it reduced corporate tax from 35% to 21% and encouraged American companies to bring overseas cash back home. Nile Gardiner, an analyst on U.S. [Full Article...]

Trump says willing to be interviewed by Mueller under oath

Trump says willing to be interviewed by Mueller under oath President Trump has said he is willing to be interviewed under oath over claims of Russian meddling in the United States election. After an exchange with the president, a reporter with the New York Times noted that Trump doesn't appear aware [VIDEO ] that lying to the Federal Bureau of Investigation is a crime. [Full Article...]

Female Journalists Penned Behind Men During Pence's Western Wall Visit

Female Journalists Penned Behind Men During Pence's Western Wall Visit After complaints, a tarp covering the podium was removed, allowing women to stand on chairs to be able to see over male journalists. A podium erected for journalists to cover the visit included a barrier between the male and female sides of the wall, with women journalists forced to stand behind it. [Full Article...]

CNN MELTDOWN: Don Lemon BLAMES TRUMP for DEATH THREATS

CNN MELTDOWN: Don Lemon BLAMES TRUMP for DEATH THREATS Franklin Graham shrugged off President Donald Trump's moral failings by arguing his various aberrations took place before he was in the Oval Office. "This happened 11, 12, 13, 14 years ago", Graham said, defending Trump. "Anecdotally, we've seen an uptick in reporters calling us or reaching out to us to talk about receiving death threats or rape threats", Ellerbeck said. [Full Article...]

Macron appeals for inclusive, sustainable globalization

Macron appeals for inclusive, sustainable globalization When it comes to bromances, President Donald Trump has found an unlikely new partner. The two leaders gripped hands so tightly during their first meeting that their knuckles turned white. Trump's administration has threatened to withdraw from an worldwide accord with Iran that freezes its nuclear weapons program. But in a July visit to Paris, Trump was delighted by a military parade to mark Fran... [Full Article...]

John Kerry Contacted Palestinians, Ordered Them To Not Work With Trump

John Kerry Contacted Palestinians, Ordered Them To Not Work With Trump His comments came during a London discussion about the Middle East peace process with Hussein Agha, a Lebanese academic who is close to Abbas, reported the Israeli newspaper Ma'ariv. Kerry offered to help create an alternative peace initiative and promised to help garner worldwide support, among others, of Europeans, Arab states and the global community. [Full Article...]

Voters blame Trump, Democrats equally for government shutdown

Voters blame Trump, Democrats equally for government shutdown Schumer informed the White House on Sunday that he was rescinding the funding offer he made last Friday while negotiating prior to the shutdown, Politico said . "Because then we will fail, and it will be on the other side of the aisle that made that happen", said Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y. [Full Article...]


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