• Noted Kashmiri journalist Shujaat Bukhari shot dead in Srinagar
Noted Kashmiri journalist Shujaat Bukhari shot dead in Srinagar

His security guard died in the hospital, while another is in critical condition. Calling the noted journalist "brave heart who fought fearlessly for justice", Congress president Rahul Gandhi expressed his anguish on the journalist's death.

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  • IAEA head welcomes outcome of US-North Korea summit
IAEA head welcomes outcome of US-North Korea summit

The presidential office insisted that what the US president had meant by "war games" was not clear , however, the South Korean government seems today more relieved with the untimely Trump's declaration. Yet at times like these the question of reunifying Korea looms large. The contribution to GDP by agriculture, industry and services was 23.4 per...

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  • Corker slams GOP colleagues, says they're too afraid to 'poke the bear'
Corker slams GOP colleagues, says they're too afraid to 'poke the bear'

Corker has been pushing for his amendment , which would be tacked onto the National Defense Authorization Act, to be put up for a vote amid Trump's talk of placing tariffs on imports from certain countries. And all my amendment would do is say, 'Look, Mr. President, you go negotiate, but when you finish, come back, and as senators and as House ...

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  • Report to ding James Comey for hurting FBI's reputation
Report to ding James Comey for hurting FBI's reputation

Comey's public announcement of findings angered Republicans, while his reopening of the inquiry outraged Democrats. The exhaustive review of a momentous period in the department's history is expected to criticize Comey's handling of the investigation at key junctures for violating departmental norms.

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  • Brexit backer Arron Banks to face MPs over Russian Federation claims
Brexit backer Arron Banks to face MPs over Russian Federation claims

Reports in the Sunday Times claimed Banks held a series of undisclosed meetings with Russian embassy officials around the time of the 2016 referendum campaign. Asked to stay a further five minutes to conclude questioning Mr Banks insisted he had to leave, adding he had been "as open as can be" about claims suggesting an inappropriate relationsh...

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  • Whirlpool created by sinkhole in river leads to deadly boating incident
Whirlpool created by sinkhole in river leads to deadly boating incident

Wright's kayak capsized when he attempted to help a canoe that had also been caught in the whirlpool. The river is still open to the public, "but the barricaded area should not be breached", the commission warned in its Facebook post. When this happens underwater, it can create circular currents, such as whirlpools. The area has been roped of...

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  • Buffalo Mountain Fire forces evacuations near Silverthorne
Buffalo Mountain Fire forces evacuations near Silverthorne

A pre-evacuation notice is in effect for the community of Foxborough. Escorted traffic will be able to travel on Highway 550 from 8 a.m.to 8 p.m. Thursday, June 14. There also is an exception in the Sandia district for Foothills Trail No. 365, the Sandia Peak Tram and the Sandia Ranger District Administrative site, which includes the Tijeras Pueb...

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  • Sarah Huckabee Sanders responds to report she’s leaving the Trump administration
Sarah Huckabee Sanders responds to report she’s leaving the Trump administration

She told her followers, Does @ CBSNEWS know something I don't about my plans and my future? "I was at my daughter's year-end Kindergarten event and they ran a story about my "plans to leave the WH" without even talking to me". Other lower-level communications positions have also been left vacant in recent months with the departures of homeland s...

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  • Ivanka Trump's 'Chinese proverb' tweet mystifies Chinese netizens
Ivanka Trump's 'Chinese proverb' tweet mystifies Chinese netizens

According to the BBC , one Weibo user wrote, " Don't give advice while watching others playing a chess game ". Ivanka Trump is finding out that it is not wise to misattribute Chinese proverbs for fear of the wrath of Twitter . On the internet, there are a number of other instances of the quote being described as a Chinese proverb. Ms Trump...

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  • New York files lawsuit against Trump and family
New York files lawsuit against Trump and family

Prosecutors charge Trump with repeatedly misusing the nonprofit to pay off his businesses' creditors, to decorate one of his golf clubs and to stage a multimillion dollar giveaway at his 2016 campaign events. She also sent referral letters to the Internal Revenue Service and the Federal Election Commission for possible further action, adding more w...

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  • After compromise, Britain's May set to avoid parliament defeat on customs
After compromise, Britain's May set to avoid parliament defeat on customs

The strained parliament session underlined deep divisions over Britain's European Union exit. The government last night gave into rebel demands to hand MPs an effective veto on May's Brexit deal . Or as some nervous Conservative Brexiteers are now calling it - "a Brexit in name only". Brexit secretary David Davis urged lawmakers to "resp...

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  • Russian Women Told To Refuse Sex To Foreigners During World Cup
Russian Women Told To Refuse Sex To Foreigners During World Cup

More than one million worldwide tourists are expected to visit Russian Federation during the World Cup in Russian Federation between June 14 and July 15. "[The children] are abandoned, and they stay here with their mother". She said that children risked being "abandoned and just left with their mother" or alternatively being taken overseas by the...

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  • White House adviser: Trudeau remarks ‘betrayal’
White House adviser: Trudeau remarks ‘betrayal’

The top White House economic adviser accused Canada's prime minister on Sunday of betraying Trump with "polarising" statements on us trade policy that risked undermining the American leader on the eve of a historic summit with North Korea.

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  • North Korea relations: 'The only dialogue that matters'
North Korea relations: 'The only dialogue that matters'

North Korean state press played up its triumphant takeaways from the summit, including what it said was an agreement to gradually ease economic sanctions on Pyongyang and for both sides to simultaneously take steps to denuclearize the peninsula.

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  • White House aide apologizes for 'special place in hell' comment
White House aide apologizes for 'special place in hell' comment

Speaking at the Wall Street Journal CFO Network annual meeting in Washington, Navarro said he used language that was "inappropriate". "And I think what people need to do at this moment is take a step back", Hassett said . Tweeting from Singapore where he's scheduled to hold a nuclear summit with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un , Trump wro...

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  • SW Ontario under severe thunderstorm watch
SW Ontario under severe thunderstorm watch

At 1:46 p.m. EDT, Environment Canada meteorologists are tracking a line of severe thunderstorms capable of producing very strong wind gusts and up to nickel size hail. "Strong wind gusts can toss loose objects, damage weak buildings, break branches off trees and overturn large vehicles", Environment Canada's weather advisory reads.

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  • WTF is this freakish fake movie trailer Trump made for Kim Jong
WTF is this freakish fake movie trailer Trump made for Kim Jong

Kim Jong-un went with a plan, gave little and left with plenty : bolstered status and diplomatic leverage, lavish praise from the US president, the promise of an end to US-South Korean military drills - and, surely, a growing confidence that North Korea is doing well at this game.

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  • Donald Trump says North Korea no longer a nuclear threat: ‘sleep well!’
Donald Trump says North Korea no longer a nuclear threat: ‘sleep well!’

It's possible North Korean officials will seek a firm commitment from the South on stopping its military drills with the United States. The Republican chairman of the U.S. In North Korea, the official KCNA news agency described the summit as an " epoch-making meeting " that would help foster "a radical switchover in the most hostile (North Kore...

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  • Brexit: MPs reject bid to stay in EEA amid Labour revolt
Brexit: MPs reject bid to stay in EEA amid Labour revolt

But the former Europe minister Pat McFadden said it would be "unwise and rash" to take the EEA, the one viable alternative to a Tory deal on Brexit, or no deal at all, off the table. But, to the disappointment of some of pro-European MPs, Downing Street rejected a second plan that would allow parliament to step in if no deal were reached by F...

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  • Jailed Immigrant Kills Himself In Texas After Reportedly Being Separated From Family
Jailed Immigrant Kills Himself In Texas After Reportedly Being Separated From Family

He was found unresponsive in his cell on May 13. It says video footage showed Munoz used a sweater to strangle himself. Muñoz's death occurred around the same time the Trump administration announced its "zero tolerance" policy when it comes to the prosecution of all immigrants who attempt to enter the country illegally.

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  • Sarah Sanders, Raj Shah preparing to leave White House, CBS reports
Sarah Sanders, Raj Shah preparing to leave White House, CBS reports

Sarah Huckabee Sanders, the White House press secretary, has responded to a CBS News report that said she is planning to leave the Trump administration. "I love my job and am honored to work for @ POTUS ", she tweeted. In an effort to address all the leaks emanating from the Trump administration, there are plans afoot to slowly whittle down the...

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  • Norwegian lawmakers nominate Trump for 2018 Nobel Peace Prize
Norwegian lawmakers nominate Trump for 2018 Nobel Peace Prize

But before placing your bets, you may want to read what some members of the five-strong Norwegian Nobel Committee , which chooses the victor of the $1 million prize each October, have written about the US president in the past. South Korean President Moon Jae-in also said in April that Trump is worthy of the Nobel prize for jump-starting the peace...

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  • Netanyahu praises Nikki Haley for strong defense of Israel at United Nations
Netanyahu praises Nikki Haley for strong defense of Israel at United Nations

The official also said that US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman's return to Washington early in the week was not to prepare for presenting the peace plan but rather was a routine visit for general talks and to update Kushner and Greenblatt ahead of their trip to the region.

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  • President Trump meets Kim Jong Un
President Trump meets Kim Jong Un

Kim said that the "world will see a major change" and he and Trump "decided to leave the past behind" as they put pen to paper. South Korean army's K-9 self-propelled howitzers take positions during an annual exercise in Paju, near the border with North Korea, South Korea, June 11, 2018.

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  • Kim brings his own toilet to summit with Trump
Kim brings his own toilet to summit with Trump

The characteristic displays of pique were a potential distraction from the summit that Trump has hoped to make a legacy-defining moment and that aides and political allies have seen as a welcome break from the Russian Federation investigation and other domestic woes.

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