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  • Indians begin massive cleanup as rains diminish in Kerala
Indians begin massive cleanup as rains diminish in Kerala

With almost three-quarters of a million people packed into relief camps in the southern state, known for its tourist beaches and hill resorts, authorities also fear outbreaks of disease. At least 1,000 were feared stranded in five villages around Chengannur, one of the districts worst hit by the deluge. Indian health authorities said they were fo...

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  • Source Says Omarosa Has Videos, Too
Source Says Omarosa Has Videos, Too

Manigault Newman was director of communications for a White House office that networks with various constituency groups until she was sacked last December by chief of staff John Kelly , citing "significant integrity issues". Needless to say, she has earned a reputation as a loose cannon, but in... " Donald Trump hits on all women". She rose t...

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  • Vladimir Putin dances with Austria's pro-Moscow foreign minister at her wedding
Vladimir Putin dances with Austria's pro-Moscow foreign minister at her wedding

Putin then left to join the German chancellor at the government's guesthouse in Meseberg , north of Berlin . "There are 3 million refugees in Turkey". Merkel and Putin last met in Sochi in May, when they struggled to overcome differences during the German chancellor's first visit to Russian Federation since it annexed Ukraine's Crimea peninsula i...

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  • Thousands stranded - and hundreds dead - as relentless monsoon floods batter India
Thousands stranded - and hundreds dead - as relentless monsoon floods batter India

Rescue teams were focused on the town of Chengannur on the banks of the Pamba River, where some 5,000 people are feared to be trapped, officials said. According to India's weather bureau, since the beginning of June more than 321 centimetres of rain has fallen on the hilly central Kerala district of Idukki, which is now nearly cut off from the rest...

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  • Afghanistan: Gunmen attack spy training center in Kabul
Afghanistan: Gunmen attack spy training center in Kabul

The blast left the floor strewn with twisted metal, broken desks and human limbs. There was no immediate word of a claim of responsibility, but Taliban spokesman Zabiullah Mojahid denied that the group was to blame. The blast was the latest in a wave of attacks that have killed hundreds of civilians, soldiers and policemen over recent days. "...

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  • Omarosa may have as many as 200 White House recordings
Omarosa may have as many as 200 White House recordings

The deep hostility that African-Americans harbor for Manigault Newman stems largely from her defense of the president or her public silence as he repeatedly attacked the American citizenship of former President Barack Obama; insulted various minority groups and described some African nations as "shithole" countries.

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  • India mourns former PM Atal Behari Vajpayee
India mourns former PM Atal Behari Vajpayee

Bugles sounded the last post, uniformed soldiers clicked their heels and a sombre silence fell over the crowd as former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee's mortal remains were consigned to the flames on Friday evening, the sun setting on the life of a poet-politician who combined accommodative politics with graciousness.

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  • Donald Trump military parade put on hold amid reports of soaring costs
Donald Trump military parade put on hold amid reports of soaring costs

Provisional figures released earlier on Thursday said the event could cost about $90 million (£71m) - more than three times an original estimate. A Pentagon spokesman said in an email to CNBC that the Defense Department expects to make an announcement soon, but he would not comment further.

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  • Vajpayee's condition worsens, put on life-support system: AIIMS..
Vajpayee's condition worsens, put on life-support system: AIIMS..

He was a lifelong poet who revered nature but who oversaw Indias growth into a swaggering regional economic power. Caretaker Information Minister Syed Ali Zafar attended the funeral of former Indian premier Atal Bihari Vajpayee on Friday.

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  • 'McCarthy-era tactics': ex-spy chiefs round on Trump in Brennan row
'McCarthy-era tactics': ex-spy chiefs round on Trump in Brennan row

Navy admiral, commanded the operation that killed Osama bin Laden, asked President Trump on Thursday to take away his security clearance-one day after the president removed it from a former Central Intelligence Agency director who has been critical of Trump.

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  • United States report lists more than 300 'predator' priests
United States report lists more than 300 'predator' priests

Doherty, chairman of the conference's Committee for the Protection of Children and Young People, in a joint statement . "I know all of us who love our Faith can't believe that we must once again ask the question, how could this happen in our Church? ".

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  • World’s least liveable cities dominated by crime, civil unrest and terrorism
World’s least liveable cities dominated by crime, civil unrest and terrorism

Globally, Vienna was ranked as the most liveable city , followed by Melbourne; the least liveable was Damascus in Syria followed by Dhaka in Bangladesh. Vancouver, Canada, 7. Tokyo, Japan, 8. Hamburg and Helsinki, who held tenth and ninth place a year ago, have dropped out of the top ten. Manchester has retained its place as the UK's most ...

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  • GoFundMe for Strzok raises over $80K in hours
GoFundMe for Strzok raises over $80K in hours

Strzok has been the target of months of attacks by Trump and his supporters over the text messages, which Strzok exchanged on his official government mobile phone with Page. His firing was earlier reported by The Washington Post . Although his Twitter account has only sent one message thus far, it had made subtle messages by "liking" tweets crit...

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  • Prosecution presents closing arguments in Manafort trial
Prosecution presents closing arguments in Manafort trial

Mueller has been tasked with investigating those allegations, as well as possible collusion with the Trump campaign. The jury heard from a former partner and a former accountant on how the long-time political consultant doctored his accounts and laundered tens of millions of dollars through offshore banks.

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  • USA urged Britain to withdraw from Iran nuclear agreement
USA urged Britain to withdraw from Iran nuclear agreement

The report said that the usa has "strike power sufficient to destroy all major Iranian political, military, economic and transport capabilities", which would leave Iran with "few if any conventional military capabilities", and that the U.S.

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  • Trump Signs $716 Billion Military Spending Bill
Trump Signs $716 Billion Military Spending Bill

Among these was a 2.6 percent pay raise for troops, the highest raise in nine years, and appropriations for military hardware from ships to fighting vehicles and base construction. "This year's NDAA represents an important opportunity to implement an effective approach to confront a growing array of threats", McCain said, adding that the administra...

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  • Trump in new Omarosa tape:
Trump in new Omarosa tape: "Nobody even told me about it"

But speaking on the NBC show Meet The Press yesterday, Ms Newman said that she had heard a tape of Mr Trump using the "n-word". Former White House aide Omarosa attacks President Trump in her new tell-all book; Siraj Hashmi of the Washington Examiner weighs in.

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  • Omarosa Claims Trump Repeatedly Used 'N-Word' During 'The Apprentice'
Omarosa Claims Trump Repeatedly Used 'N-Word' During 'The Apprentice'

On this phone conversation, I was told exactly what Donald Trump said - yes, the N-word and others in a classic Trump-goes-nuclear rant - and when he'd said them. Omarosa's book - titled "Unhinged: An Insider's Account of the Trump White House" - is set to release on August 14th. Omarosa says she rejected the offer.

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  • Turkish president Erdogan rails against U.S. tariffs in media offensive
Turkish president Erdogan rails against U.S. tariffs in media offensive

Trump , outraged by Turkey's detention of an American evangelical pastor on terrorism charges, said on Twitter he would double duties on Turkish aluminium and steel, to 20 percent and 50 percent respectively. "This will be the response to those who have declared an economic war ". Trump's announcement saw the Turkish lira drop even further...

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