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by | May 30, 2019 | 16:25

After returning to power for the second consecutive term, prime minister-elect Narendra Modi is expected to have a packed agenda this year as far as foreign tours and bilateral meetings are concerned. BJP allies like Shiv Sena, JD (U), AIADMK, LJP, Akali Dal and Apna Dal are set to be represented in the government. The Apna Dal's Anupriya Patel is likely to be in the council of ministers.

by | May 30, 2019 | 14:09

A San Diego hospital on Wednesday revealed the birth of a girl believed to be the world's tiniest surviving baby , who weighed just 245 grams (about 8.6 ounces) before she was discharged as a healthy infant. Her first life accomplishment was setting a world record. "I thought her chances of making it probably weren't good". But the mother said the hour turned into two, which became a day and then a week.

by | May 30, 2019 | 11:09

Col. Joe Buccino, Shanahan's spokesman. The initial email also detailed plans for Trump's arrival at the base, south of Tokyo, including instructions for the landing areas for helicopters, and preparations for the USS Wasp , where the president addressed USA sailors.

by | May 30, 2019 | 10:57

One person on board the boat carrying 32 passengers and two crew members was successfully revived after being rescued. Thirty-three people, mostly tourists from South Korea, were aboard the boat when it turned over in the capital Budapest, the MTI news agency said.

by | May 30, 2019 | 09:27

Trump's personal attorney Rudy Giuliani tweeted a link to the altered video on Thursday commenting on the speech. "I think they have proven - by not taking down something they know is false - that they were willing enablers of the Russian interference in our election", she added.

by | May 30, 2019 | 03:51

Special counsel Robert Mueller , breaking a two-year silence on his investigation into ties between Russian Federation and the Trump campaign on Wednesday, said that he believed he was constitutionally barred from charging US President Donald Trump with a crime, and emphasised that his report did not exonerate the president.

by | May 30, 2019 | 00:01

Economist at NH Investment & Securities in Seoul Kim Hwan told Bloomberg that the trade war between the USA and China may have influenced the outcome of the Treasury's report, as Singapore's addition to the list signals the continuous pressure placed on China by the US.

by | May 29, 2019 | 23:38

Mueller's report declined to make a judgment on whether Trump obstructed justice, although it outlined 10 instances in which Trump tried to have Mueller fired or otherwise impede the investigation. "For those who are anxious about, you know, Congress intruding on the president's powers consistently, it is a hard process to remove someone from office".

by | May 29, 2019 | 23:10

Country's President Cyril Ramaphosa signed the measure into law on Sunday, which makes South Africa one of about 40 countries worldwide to adopt a carbon-pricing program. Ramaphosa initially favored former Higher Education Minister Naledi Pandor or former International Relations Minister Lindiwe Sisulu to be his deputy, but gave the post to Mabuza who won the deputy leadership of the ruling party in December 2017 and helped him secure the top post.

by | May 29, 2019 | 23:12

He was extinguished relatively quickly and the Secret Service said they were on scene assisting the National Park Service and the United States Park Police in rendering first aid. The incident caused a lockdown at the White House, and officials said the man appeared to have mental health issues. She said: "The saddest thing I've ever seen".

by | May 29, 2019 | 22:57

More than 39 million people are under an enhanced risk of severe weather Wednesday in two areas. Homes are flooded near the Arkansas River in Tulsa, Okla., on May 24, 2019. Damage from the storms that swirled through Kansas Tuesday was centralized in three areas around Douglas County, Sgt. Kristen Channel with the Douglas County Sheriff's Department told CNN.

by | May 29, 2019 | 21:36

On April 18, Barr released a redacted version of the 448-page report. On the question of whether President Trump obstructed justice, however, Mueller said he could not reach a traditional prosecutorial judgment. In April, the Justice Department released the Mueller report, concluding that President Donald Trump's campaign team did not collude with Russian Federation.

by | May 29, 2019 | 20:17

Among them, an 11-year-old girl and a 39-year-old man later died. The attacker's identity and motive weren't immediately known. Reports say two bloodied knives used by Ryuichi Iwasaki, 51, had been recovered, and two other knives were found in his backpack.

by | May 29, 2019 | 19:56

America, Moscow said, is trying to "shift the priorities of the regional agenda and impose an "alternative vision" of a Palestinian-Israeli settlement". A palace statement said the monarch, who aides say has been deeply concerned about the still-secret USA plan to end the Arab-Israeli conflict, told Kushner Israel had to withdraw from the West Bank that was under Jordanian control which Israel captured in the 1967 Arab-Israeli war.

by | May 29, 2019 | 18:52

McConnell paused to take a drink and then smiled and said "Oh, we'd fill it", sparking laughter from those in attendance, according to video of the event . "That's the most important thing we've done for the country, which can not be undone". It is a president's constitutional right to nominate a Supreme Court justice, and it is the Senate's constitutional right to act as a check on the president and withhold its consent, ' he said.

by | May 29, 2019 | 18:23

As part of that process, I am confident that the Attorney General will work with the IC in accordance with the long-established standards to protect highly-sensitive classified information that, if publicly released, would put our national security at risk.

by | May 29, 2019 | 17:24

Moore has denied the allegations, and Trump has defended him. Byrne also expressed doubt about whether Moore could win. Jeff Sessions (R-Ala.). The message pointed to Kavanaugh's ability previous year to "survive" accusations of sexual misconduct in the 1980s and says Moore is still " seriously considering another run for the United States Senate!" Jones, 65, is considered the most endangered Democratic incumbent facing re-election in 2020, a year when several GOP senators are vulnerable ...

by | May 29, 2019 | 17:14

The storm was among 55 twisters that forecasters said may have touched down across eight states stretching eastward from Idaho and Colorado. After several quiet years, the past couple of weeks have seen an explosion of tornado activity with no end to the pattern in sight.

by | May 29, 2019 | 17:12

Mr Javid has already made history by becoming the first home secretary from an ethnic minority background following his appointment in April 2018. The victor of the contest to be the next Conservative leader will then by default become Britain's prime minister.

by | May 29, 2019 | 17:10

The attempt to privately prosecute Johnson is an embarrassment for the politician, coming shortly after he launched his bid to succeed Theresa May as Tory leader and prime minister. Boris Johnson is one of the favourites to replace Theresa May as prime minister, after she announced she would resign following her failure to secure support in Parliament for her Withdrawal Agreement which would take the United Kingdom out of the EU.