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Boris Johnson refuses to appear on Sky Tory leadership debate

Boris Johnson refuses to appear on Sky Tory leadership debate

Boris Johnson's opinion poll ratings have plummeted, as he's refused to answer questions about revelations that police were called to his home over an altercation with his partner on the weekend. "...

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Booker Refutes Claim Biden's Segregationist Remark Was Taken Out Of Context

Booker Refutes Claim Biden's Segregationist Remark Was Taken Out Of Context

Yet there's little apparent fallout in SC, where the 76-year-old has wide appeal among a primary base historically dominated by older black voters and white moderates. A former member of the USA milit...

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One dead in attack on Saudi airport, UAE condemns act

One dead in attack on Saudi airport, UAE condemns act

Trump, however, has also said that he appreciated Iran's decision to not shoot down a manned US spy plane carrying 30 people in the same area as the drone. He was quoted by the official IRNA news agen...

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U.S. cities brace for immigration raids, say they will not participate

U.S. cities brace for immigration raids, say they will not participate

Trump has made illegal immigration a centrepiece of his administration and is likely to highlight it in his campaign for the 2020 election, but so far he has not brought arrests and deportations u...

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Yemen rebel attack on Saudi airport kills 1, wounds 7: coalition

Yemen rebel attack on Saudi airport kills 1, wounds 7: coalition

The quartet also voiced concern about "dangers posed by Iranian destabilizing activity" to peace and security both in Yemen and the broader region, citing attacks on oil tankers in Gulf waters. But ...

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7 workers dead, 21 injured in Cambodia building collapse

7 workers dead, 21 injured in Cambodia building collapse

A bit later I stopped hearing them. Rescue workers search for victims in the debris a day after an under-construction building collapsed in Sihanoukville. "We have rescued 20 so far. we still can't...

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Asean leaders 'welcome' joint World Cup hosting bid

Asean leaders 'welcome' joint World Cup hosting bid

ASEAN leaders on Saturday adopted a joint declaration against marine plastic pollution and pledged to conclude this year talks on the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership scheme pushed by Chin...

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Second natural disaster hits Northern California in 24 hours

Second natural disaster hits Northern California in 24 hours

The National Tsunami Warning Center said there is no tsunami threat from Saturday's natural disaster. The location of the quake. The Bureau of Meteorology issued an alert just after 1pm saying the...

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Former Ranger McCarthy will take on duties of Army secretary on Monday

Former Ranger McCarthy will take on duties of Army secretary on Monday

Earlier in the day, The New York Times reported the United States president's intention to officially nominate Esper. The position of Army Secretary, which will be vacant following Esper's depar...

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USA working on covert operation plans against Iran

USA working on covert operation plans against Iran

The news agency said Hajizavar had carried out espionage for the CIA and the United States government and had been identified as a spy by the defense ministry's intelligence unit. It published a map o...

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Biden Faces Criticism For How He Talked About Segregationist Senators

Biden Faces Criticism For How He Talked About Segregationist Senators

There's not a racist bone in my body", said Biden. "I've been involved in civil rights my whole career". "I have a lot of respect and gratitude for the vice president, and I want folks to know I hav...

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One Dead, 10 Injured in South Bend Pub Shooting

One Dead, 10 Injured in South Bend Pub Shooting

Buttigieg and South Bend Police Chief Scott Ruszkowski are going to participate in a town hall on Sunday to discuss the police shooting and could face questions about the bar shooting as well. Buttigi...

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Saudi Arabia Downs Houthi Drone Heading Toward Jazan

Saudi Arabia Downs Houthi Drone Heading Toward Jazan

Among the attacks have been several drone strikes on Saudi Arabia, including an attack that damaged two oil pipeline pumping stations on May 14. Rebecca Rebarich said such attacks were "a significan...

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Prime Minister Trudeau, Nancy Pelosi settle wager over NBA Finals

Prime Minister Trudeau, Nancy Pelosi settle wager over NBA Finals

With Trudeau in Washington to visit with Trump on Thursday, the American President was asked if he intends to invite the Raptors to the White House. "All smiles, I dare say, until the next president...

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Erdogan's party loses controversial replay of Istanbul election

Erdogan's party loses controversial replay of Istanbul election

A supporter of Ekrem Imamoglu candidate of the secular opposition Republican People's Party gathers outside CHP offices in Istanbul , Sunday, June 23, 2019. Imamoglu served 18 days as mayor and was...

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Pompeo: 2018 faced 'chilling array' of religious abuses

Pompeo: 2018 faced 'chilling array' of religious abuses

China's government "detained at least 800,000 and up to possibly more than 2 million Uyghurs, ethnic Kazakhs, and members of other Muslim groups" in camps and "subjected them to forced disappearance, ...

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44 dead in India gorge bus plunge

44 dead in India gorge bus plunge

Pictures from the scene showed the bus lying crumpled beside a stream, and a human chain of volunteers helping the survivors. "About 60 to 65 people were on board the bus", said Akshay Sood, a senio...

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Iran minister tweets map with detailed coordinates of U.S. drone

Iran minister tweets map with detailed coordinates of U.S. drone

Hajizadeh also claims that there were some 35 personnel on board the US P-8 , though he did not cite a source for this figure. Donald Trump tweeted late on Thursday evening the U.S. Iranian state ...

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Spain's 'Wolfpack': Five get 15-year jail terms for teen's rape

Spain's 'Wolfpack': Five get 15-year jail terms for teen's rape

The Supreme Court of Spain on Friday sentenced five men to 15 years in prison for raping a woman during the 2016 San Fermin Festival in Pamplona, famous for the running of the bulls. "Nobody can grab,...

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Erdogan hopes Trump not to impose sanctions over S-400

Erdogan hopes Trump not to impose sanctions over S-400

Turkey has dug in on buying the Russian missile-defense system because trust in Washington has broken down on multiple fronts in recent years, and because Ankara is convinced the USA can't replace it...

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Loud 'explosion' heard across Essex, caused by sonic boom

Loud 'explosion' heard across Essex, caused by sonic boom

It sounded like something hitting the house", one resident in Brentwood was quoted as saying. Several people also called 999 and reported the "explosion". According to passengers, the 25-year-old wo...

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USA blocks more Chinese tech firms on national security concerns

USA blocks more Chinese tech firms on national security concerns

According to the Commerce Department, Sugon has been working with Chinese research institutes to create an " exascale " supercomputer, which the United States is also striving to build. Sugon and Wu...

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Here's an early look at Jared Kushner's Middle East peace plan

Here's an early look at Jared Kushner's Middle East peace plan

While the precise outline of the political plan has been shrouded with secrecy, officials briefed on it say Jared Kushner has jettisoned the two-state solution - the long-standing worldwide formula ...

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Ethiopia's chief of staff killed in coup attempt in Amhara state

Ethiopia's chief of staff killed in coup attempt in Amhara state

But his press secretary, Billene Seyoum, told Reuters later that it was unclear whether General Seare had been killed or wounded. Also shot dead was a retired general who had been visiting him, Bi...

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Children among 30 dead in Indonesia matchstick factory blaze

Children among 30 dead in Indonesia matchstick factory blaze

TV footage showed the burned-out structure, its floor littered with twisted metal, blackened corrugated roofing and other debris. One of the four workers who survived - because they were outside dur...

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Army chief and regional president killed in coup attempt in Ethiopia

Army chief and regional president killed in coup attempt in Ethiopia

Mr Ahmed was elected past year and has moved to end political repression in Ethiopia by releasing political prisoners, removing bans on political parties and prosecuting officials accused of rights ab...

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EU Delivers Stern 'No Brexit Renegotiation' Warning to Next British PM

EU Delivers Stern 'No Brexit Renegotiation' Warning to Next British PM

But of the seven months between 29 March (the original date for Brexit ) and 31 October, almost three have already passed. The next step in the race now heads to 160,000 grassroots Conservative P...

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Kim Jong Un welcomes Xi Jinping in Pyongyang

Kim Jong Un welcomes Xi Jinping in Pyongyang

While there are no signs that global sanctions imposed on North Korea over its nuclear weapons will be officially lifted soon, researchers at a US -based think tank say North Korea has more fundamen...

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Iran Threat Remains High as Iranian Cyber Attacks Continue Against US

Iran Threat Remains High as Iranian Cyber Attacks Continue Against US

Tehran said it shot down the USA drone on Thursday after it violated Iranian airspace - something Washington denies. Although the attack came after Iran had shot down an American surveillance dro...

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Reports of Boris Johnson domestic 'row' shakes up Conservative leadership race

Reports of Boris Johnson domestic 'row' shakes up Conservative leadership race

Hunt said Tory members would begin receiving voting slips on July 5, but Johnson has only committed to a televised debate on July 9, meaning potentially large numbers of members will already have post...

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