• Ukrainian Police Recapture Former Georgian Leader Saakashvili
Ukrainian Police Recapture Former Georgian Leader Saakashvili

The politician's latest detention followed a failed attempt by police to recapture him in a raid on the camp on Wednesday, which led to violent clashes with protesters. He previously served as governor of the southern Odessa region after being appointed by Mr Poroshenko in 2015. "He (Saakashvili) has to answer to investigators and to society rega...

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  • Republican lawmaker lashes out when male colleague touches him
Republican lawmaker lashes out when male colleague touches him

In fact, one might say it's perfectly reasonable for Metcalfe to not want to be touched, but suggesting a man ( with a wife ) is gay - and therefore implicitly bad - is completely unnecessary and wholly inappropriate. "But I know from him touching me all the time that he indicates he likes to touch men". Now, Pennsylvania Democrats are calling ...

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  • Aadhaar linking deadline extended to March 31
Aadhaar linking deadline extended to March 31

However, in the hearing of the Supreme Court on Thursday, the government lawyer said that he is not opposed to the extension of the deadline till March 31 for those who do not have the Aadhaar card . Starting this year, the government has made it mandatory to submit Aadhaar number while obtaining a new PAN . UIDAI said the Aadhaar (Targeted...

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  • Five takeaways from the Lakers' 107-104 win over the 76ers
Five takeaways from the Lakers' 107-104 win over the 76ers

The Lakers sixth man had some hilarious things to say about Ingram's game-winner in a jovial LA locker room late Thursday night, including that he would have "slapped them worms" off of Ingram's hair if he passed up the chance to take the winning shot.

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  • Tillerson to meet Lebanon's Hariri in Paris on Friday: US State Department
Tillerson to meet Lebanon's Hariri in Paris on Friday: US State Department

Mr Hariri returned to the French capital - which he had visited last month before returning home from apparent captivity in Saudi Arabia - for a summit of the International Support Group for Lebanon. Hariri said he made a decision to rescind his resignation "after all factions in Lebanon had pledged to commit to the dissociation policy". His father...

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  • Putin to Saudi energy minister: buy our gas, save your oil - Ifx
Putin to Saudi energy minister: buy our gas, save your oil - Ifx

Novatek has also sought to acquire four of Gazprom's gas E&P licenses near Yamal in order to supply Yamal LNG and the future Arctic LNG-2 expansion - against Gazprom's wishes. "This is for sure a complicated project", Mr Putin said at the ceremony. President Vladimir Putin boasted that he had defied critics to open the £20bn plant in the country'...

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  • UN Envoy Meets N. Korean Foreign Minister
UN Envoy Meets N. Korean Foreign Minister

As the United States and South Korea conducted an annual power exercise in Korean peninsula this week, the tensions in the region have hit a new high. Both sides insist they don't want war, but blame each other for provocations while saying they will act to defend themselves. McMaster's remarks even saw Republican Senator Lindsey Graham say it wa...

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  • Special counsel subpoenas German bank for Trump account details: Reuters source
Special counsel subpoenas German bank for Trump account details: Reuters source

A Fox News report echoed Sekulow, but at least three other outlets purported to have independently confirmed the news. A person close to the matter said Deutsche Bank received the subpoena several weeks ago to provide information on certain money and credit transactions.

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  • Schiff stiffed as White House Hanukkah party bars Jewish Democrats
Schiff stiffed as White House Hanukkah party bars Jewish Democrats

The White House said the president's throat was merely dry when he seemed to slur his words during a Wednesday address. Frankly pretty ridiculous questions. President Trump will undergo a routine physical examination in early 2018 and the records will be released to the public, the White House said Thursday.

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  • Roy Moore accuser Beverly Young Nelson: 'I pray that he's changed'
Roy Moore accuser Beverly Young Nelson: 'I pray that he's changed'

They're malicious. Specifically, I do not know any of these women, nor have I ever engaged in sexual misconduct with any woman, ' Moore said. Watch above, via C-SPAN 2. She had claimed in a press conference last month that Mr Moore, who was in his 30s at the time, had written the passage during his visit to a diner where she was working as a wait...

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  • Trump campaign was reportedly offered access to WikiLeaks during election
Trump campaign was reportedly offered access to WikiLeaks during election

Based on the Post's story, the email led to already public information, as WikiLeaks had posted the hacked content a day earlier. Because Sept. 4 coincided with the day Trump tweeted about Wikileaks (he shared an article from The Gateway Pundit), CNN seems to have jumped to the conclusion that it was inspired by this very email.

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  • US Assured Pakistan Of 'No Indian Military Role In Afghanistan'
US Assured Pakistan Of 'No Indian Military Role In Afghanistan'

Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Tuesday chaired the corps commanders conference at General Headquarters (GHQ) in Rawalpindi. Last week, the commander of United States forces in Afghanistan, General John Nicholson, said Islamabad had not carried out the "clear" demands that had been made by Washington .

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  • USA lawmakers quash Democrat congressman's bid to impeach Donald Trump
USA lawmakers quash Democrat congressman's bid to impeach Donald Trump

After his resolution was read aloud, the House voted 364-58 to table the resolution. In all, 126 Democrats joined Republicans in voting to table Green's effort in the GOP-led House. Pelosi and Hoyer say Congress faces a vast set of urgent overdue priorities and that Democrats are focused on "protecting American families" in the coming tax debate an...

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  • American voters aren't happy about the GOP's tax plan
American voters aren't happy about the GOP's tax plan

A Gallup poll completed on Friday and Saturday as the Senate rushed to pass its version of the bill found that 29% of American adults approved of the proposed plan. Just 5 percent of Americans say it benefits low-income people, according to a Quinnipiac University national poll released Tuesday. While congressional Republicans have spearheaded...

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  • 3 dead in New Mexico high-school shooting
3 dead in New Mexico high-school shooting

The families of the victims have been notified and none of the dead have yet been identified, the Farmington Daily Times reported . At least one shooter is also down. Aztec Mayor Sally Burbridge says there's no additional threat to the community, CNN reports. The sheriff's office urged people to avoid the area and confirmed the school was ev...

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  • White House says U.S. 'looks forward' to participating in Winter Olympics
White House says U.S. 'looks forward' to participating in Winter Olympics

Sanders posted the message minutes after telling reporters at the daily White House briefing that no official decision had been made. The U.S. had already committed to attending the games, but U.N. "I think those are conversations we are going to have to have, but what have we always said? That's something he would take into account probably a nu...

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  • London Mayor Sadiq Khan arrives in Pakistan on maiden tour
London Mayor Sadiq Khan arrives in Pakistan on maiden tour

Khan visits to India and Pakistan are part of the LondonIsOpen campaign - launched by the mayor- to show that London is united and open for businesses, and to the world, following the European Union referendum. "The foreign minister also briefed the mayor about Pakistan's successes in the economic field and the regional situation", a Foreign Offi...

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  • W/Cup Last Opportunity For Current Argentina Team - Messi
W/Cup Last Opportunity For Current Argentina Team - Messi

Messi said: "Mascherano? I'm not going to tell you what he told me, but I'll understand if he leaves, he wants to play more". "I have come to understand that the season is long and that some periods are more important than others". But City apparently knew they would need to move sooner rather than later if they wanted to bring in the 30-year-ol...

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  • Trump demands Saudi Arabia allow aid into Yemen 'immediately'
Trump demands Saudi Arabia allow aid into Yemen 'immediately'

Last month, Saudi Arabia imposed a blockade on Yemen after Houthi rebels fired a missile on the Saudi capital of Riyadh. Trump's call comes a day after United Nations called for a " humanitarian " stop to to airstrikes and fighting in Yemen, in order to to allow for the delivery of aid to civilians trapped in the capital Sanaa.

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  • Deepika Padukone loses race to Priyanka Chopra in becoming Asia's sexiest woman
Deepika Padukone loses race to Priyanka Chopra in becoming Asia's sexiest woman

Priyanka Chopra topped the list of 50 Sexiest Asian Women 2017 by London-based " Eastern Eye " Weekly. The second position has been bagged by TV Star Nia Sharma . With more social media coming out for Priyanka Chopra, the actress' popularity burgeoned to this peak after millions of her admirers voted her for multiple times.

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