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Britain's GCHQ agency denies wiretapping Donald Trump

Boris will visit the White House and meet with some of Donald Trump's closest aides. He warned it risked undermining a relationship that was "critical" to US-...


WEATHER WARNING: Snow and ice warning issued in Offaly

Many slips and falls happen in places people regard as safe and secure, typically outside their front door, on the doorstep, on the path or while getting out of...


North Korea's rocket engine test

An upscaled derivative of North Korea's old Nodong missile engine might fit what we are seeing, and while it would not be as efficient, it would probably be eas...


NIA issues yet another notice to Zakir Naik-led IRF

Zakir and his associates were listed in an FIR previous year in November. The ED, based on an NIA investigation report, had conducted raids at several premises ...


BJP's Biren Singh Faces Floor Test In Manipur Assembly: 10 Facts

Rather than any possibility of Congress poaching on BJP and other allies, the most likely possibility is of more Congress legislators defecting to BJP to be in ...


'Supergirl' and 'The Flash' Star in Musical Episode Duet

What about the reunion of former " Glee " stars Darren Criss , Grant Gustin and Melissa Benoist? A new villain comes to National City, putting Supergirl ...


Angela merkel joins hands with Shinzo Abe to defend free trade

Buoyed by a recent pact with Canada, officials are hoping to use Abe's visit to build momentum.Support is growing for a Japan accord among German automobile man...


Impeachment papers: Philippine President Duterte 'unfit'

Duterte has encouraged law enforcement and civilians to shoot drug suspects if they fight back, and has publicly threatened the lives of drug lords. The docum...


Denver weather forecast for today, March 20: 78 and cloudy

Morning clouds will give way to mostly sunny skies. The low Friday night is around 50. With no snow on Sunday , Madison's March and meteorological spring (...


Being Wiretapped By Obama Is Something Merkel And I Have In Common

Trump said trade agreements have led to greater trade deficits . Asked about his unsubstantiated claims that the Obama administration had placed him under surv...


May to trigger Brexit process on March 29

But May has repeatedly ruled out an early vote, and on Monday her spokesman told British journalists that there was "not going to be one". European Union offi...


Family lead tributes to Donegal woman found dead in India

The police believe that she had been sexually assaulted and a post-mortem examination has taken place to establish whether that is the case. The backpacker - ...


Pope apologises for Church role in Rwanda genocide

The papal statement followed Francis' meeting with Rwandan President Paul Kagame and First Lady Jeannette Kagame at the Vatican, reported Efe news. Amid con...


Vodafone, Idea clinch $23 bn deal to be numero uno player

The combined Vodafone-Idea group would India's largest telecom operation with nearly 400 million customers, or 35 percent market share. In India, rising costs a...


Ghana tree fall at waterfalls during storm kills 17

Early respondents reportedly used chainsaws to cut off the tree branches before some of the trapped students were rescued. The tree crushed students who were ...


French Airport Attacker's Blood Tested Positive

He has dropped his shopping bag, which authorities said contained a flask of gasoline. He can be seen trying to wrestle away the soldier's assault rifle. After ...


Little change in northern New England gas prices

Retail gasoline prices in Texas have dropped by 2 cents this week. The average price of a gallon of regular unleaded fell for ten straight days nationally , ...


20 dead, mostly students, after trees fall in Ghana's Kintampo waterfalls

Bawumia described the accident as a major loss not only for the Brong Ahafo Region but for all of Ghana. Desmond Owusu Boampong, a local police commander said...


Fierce clashes in Damascus following rebel attack

Damascus has not seen such attacks in months if not years, said SOHR Director Rami Abdel Rahman. Lina Khatib, the head of the Middle East and North Africa pro...


Once, Trump blasted Obama's golf outings. Now, White House defends his own

Only one time - while hosting Abe - did the President also visit Trump National Golf Club in Jupiter. "I love golf, I think it's one of the greats, but I don'...


Mixed start for Uganda at World Special Olympics

In fact, she has been a part of Special Olympics for seven years. In the 2015 Massachusetts Special Olympics competition, O'Neil won two gold medals in downhi...


USA boycotts UN Human Rights Council session on Israel

Israel is the only country that faces an examination of its rights record at every one of the council's three sessions each year under a standing agenda item - ...


Prospect of Turkey's accession to European Union more unlikely: Germany

Erdogan accused the Netherlands and Germany of behaving like "Nazis", and subsequently, calling on millions of Turks in Europe to take action. "What Hans and ...


Kenney eager to start negotiations regarding PC-Wildrose union

Lukaszuk added he believes most Albertans are somewhere in the middle of the political spectrum between the NDP and "Jason Kenny with his new Conservative party...


West Ham need belief to return to winning ways, states Arthur Masuaku

Shakespeare doesn't expect a hangover from the Champions League celebrations. "To be 2-0 down after seven minutes of any football match, be it in the Premier ...


House panel says it has no proof to back Trump wiretap claim

The US intelligence community has publicly blamed Russian Federation for hacks of the Democratic National Committee a year ago, and suggested the cyber attacks ...


PM orders to reopen Pak-Afghan border

Calling it a "goodwill gesture", Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif ordered the opening of all the crossings along the boundary, considered the busiest and most lucrat...


Trump's Disapproval Rating Hits A New High On Gallup

Now this is the point when the president and his supporters might come forth with their usual derision of worthless polls that got it so wrong in the November...


May to trigger Brexit on 29 March

Mr Tusk has previously said he expects to call an extraordinary summit of the 27 other members within four to six weeks, to draw up a mandate for the European C...


White House says Trump 'stands by' wiretapping claim after congressional rebuttals

Carlson challenged Trump, asking him why he wouldn't wait to tweet about a serious charge until he had evidence to support his statements. The National Securi...


Pakistan hold Indus Waters Commission meeting today; 5 things you should know

The minister added, however, that Pakistan has successfully defended its stand as per the IWT and, "Pakistan's position on the Ratle project is very strong". He...


Steven Leath finalist for Auburn University president

Leath is immensely qualified individual selected from a number of other qualified individuals", said President Gogue. A message left for Leath's spokeswoman was...


Federal Bureau of Investigation is looking at links between Trump associates and Russian Federation

Trump didn't address the wiretapping claim on Monday. Comey, in his metaphor for Russia's alleged interference in the election, explained the nation's hatred ...


Iraqi Forces Advance Into Mosul's Old City

Mosul , 400 km north of the Iraqi capital of Baghdad, has been under the Daesh control since June 2014, when government forces abandoned their weapons and fled,...


Uber's president quits less than seven months after joining firm

Singhal was asked to step down because he did not disclose that he had been the focus of a sexual discrimination investigation at his former company, Google. ...