• China accuses USA of 'trade bullyism' amid escalating dispute
China accuses USA of 'trade bullyism' amid escalating dispute

The US official said on Friday there was no date set for the next round of talks. Released on Monday by the official Xinhua news agency , Facts About the China-US Trade Dispute and China's Stance , is the first comprehensive document from President Xi Jinping's administration on the new economic Cold War.

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  • Rosenstein expecting to be fired, heads to White House
Rosenstein expecting to be fired, heads to White House

The development comes three days after news reports indicating that past year Rosenstein had raised the idea of secretly recording Trump and of invoking the Constitution to have his Cabinet remove him from office. Trump said. Further, The Washington Post quoted an unnamed individual saying Rosenstein quipped sarcastically after McCabe pu...

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  • Russia Hatched Plan To Help Assange Escape London Last Year
Russia Hatched Plan To Help Assange Escape London Last Year

The Reuters report comes a day after Paola Vintimilla, a member of the Ecuadorian parliament, started raising public questions about Julian Assange's status inside the country's London embassy and about the citizenship Assange was granted previous year.

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  • GOP says time running out for Kavanaugh accuser to talk
GOP says time running out for Kavanaugh accuser to talk

But Dr. Blasey Ford's lawyers have said an FBI investigation into her claims should be conducted before the committee holds a hearing. Democrats have called for the White House to ask the FBI to reopen its background investigation into Kavanaugh, which President Donald Trump has so far refused to do.

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  • China hits back at Trump: Tariffs on $60 billion of United States goods
China hits back at Trump: Tariffs on $60 billion of United States goods

Ma has grown increasingly critical of the trade battle between the U.S. and China, saying it would damage businesses around the world. "We encourage the two countries to find near-term solutions to ease trade tensions that will allow more opportunities for USA exports and benefit families in both countries".

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  • Corbyn: I will be bound by party decision on second referendum
Corbyn: I will be bound by party decision on second referendum

Ever since the United Kingdom voted in 2016 to leave the EU, Labour has said it will respect the result - but it wants a closer relationship with the bloc than the one that Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservative government is seeking. He told the Mirror: "What comes out of conference I will adhere to". Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has long op...

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  • Tropical Storm Kirk gaining speed in Atlantic
Tropical Storm Kirk gaining speed in Atlantic

National Weather Service advisory, Kirk's sustained winds measured 40 mph and extended 70 miles north of the storm's center. "Since the system should be moving over warmer waters and through low vertical shear for the next day or so, some strengthening is anticipated into early this weak", forecasters said.

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  • With Conditions | Trending: Christine Blasey Ford Agrees to Testify Next Week
With Conditions | Trending: Christine Blasey Ford Agrees to Testify Next Week

Talks were continuing Sunday. "This is a smear, plain and simple", Kavanaugh said. Kavanaugh's troubled confirmation bid complicates midterm campaigning, with Election Day just six weeks away. They could also use staff attorneys to the Republican majority on the committee. They noted that other witnesses are "essential for a fair hearing". Ka...

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  • Iran fears plot by US and its Gulf allies as pressure grows
Iran fears plot by US and its Gulf allies as pressure grows

On Saturday morning, four armed men clad in the uniform of Iranian Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) attacked the military parade in Ahvaz, capital of Khuzestan Province, which was marking the anniversary of Iran-Iraq war in 1980-1988. Hours after the attack, Iranian officials have increasingly said they suspect Ahvazi separatists for the attac...

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  • Maldives' Opposition Candidate Declares Victory in Hard-Fought Presidential Election
Maldives' Opposition Candidate Declares Victory in Hard-Fought Presidential Election

Speaking of change and stability and urging the Yameen administration to ensure a smooth transition of power, Soli said in Male, the Maldivian capital: "For many of us it has been a hard journey". Both the U.S. and United Nations had threatened sanctions if the poll was an unfair one. India stated that the election "marks not only the triumph of ...

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  • USA tariffs on $200bn in Chinese goods take effect
USA tariffs on $200bn in Chinese goods take effect

China imports far less from the United States, making a dollar-for-dollar match on any new USA tariffs impossible. No date have been set for the next round of talks. China cancelled trade talks with the U.S. and will no longer send Vice-Premier Liu He to Washington next week, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing unidentified people briefed...

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  • Major flooding lingering more than a week after Florence
Major flooding lingering more than a week after Florence

North Carolina's Penderlea Fire Department shared photos of thousands of dead fish scattered along Interstate 40 after floodwaters receded. About 100 miles (160 km) up the coast, a commercial section of downtown Wilmington, North Carolina, by the Cape Fear River was under a foot of water, with flooding expected to rise by a further 2 feet (0.61...

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  • Second woman makes allegation against Kavanaugh
Second woman makes allegation against Kavanaugh

The New Yorker magazine reported late Sunday that two US senators are investigating a woman's charge that Kavanaugh exposed himself at a Yale University dormitory party during the 1983-1984 academic year. Ford, meanwhile, agreed to testify Thursday after an increasingly ugly weeklong standoff that saw her forced to leave her California home ...

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  • Stop Brexit? UK’s Labour Party mulls backing new referendum
Stop Brexit? UK’s Labour Party mulls backing new referendum

UK Labour party leader Jeremy Corbyn (second right) attends a 2012 conference in Doha along with several Palestinian terrorists convicted of murdering Israelis. "We are ready for it", he said. "We want to negotiate a Labour Brexit". The biggest issue, and largest test of "member power" will be over Europe. He recently admitted the party had a "...

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  • Injured India sailor awaits rescue 3,300km from Australia's coast
Injured India sailor awaits rescue 3,300km from Australia's coast

His vessel is in the south Indian Ocean, about 1,900 nautical miles from Perth in Australia Tomy's vessel was dismasted in extremely rough weather and sea conditions, with wind speeds of 130 kmh. Quoting Captain Chandrahas Vivek, pilot of the aircraft which flew from Mauritius, the spokesman said the aircraft established visual contact with the y...

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  • Iran blames Gulf Arab states for military parade attack
Iran blames Gulf Arab states for military parade attack

Islamic State's Amaq agency has posted a video of three men in a vehicle who it said were on their way to carry out an attack on an Iranian military parade. Iran's Supreme Leader, Ayatollah Khamenei, has accused "regional states that are puppets of the US", while a spokesman for the armed forces said the gunmen were trained by two Gulf Arab states...

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  • Another woman accuses Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct
Another woman accuses Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., and Judiciary Committee ranking member Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., wrote a letter to President Trump urging him to direct the FBI to investigate sexual assault allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.

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  • Attack on Iran military parade leaves 25 dead
Attack on Iran military parade leaves 25 dead

Iran's Supreme Leader, Ayatollah Khamenei, has accused "regional states that are puppets of the US", while a spokesman for the armed forces said the gunmen were trained by two Gulf Arab states with links to the USA and Israel . However, some analysts suggested that the scale of the attack merited a response from a senior US figure. "The response...

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  • Russian Federation says 'misled' by Israel in plane downing over Syria
Russian Federation says 'misled' by Israel in plane downing over Syria

Russian Federation said Sunday the Israeli government is exclusively to blame for the downing of one of its aircraft by Syria last week because it deliberately was misleading on planned airstrikes. Major General Igor Konashenkov, the chief spokesman for the Ministry of Defence of the Russian Federation, made the remarks on Sunday, stressing that ...

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  • San Antonians react to first debate between Cruz, O'Rourke
San Antonians react to first debate between Cruz, O'Rourke

The debate was testy through the last question of the night. "In 2016, he missed half of the votes in the United States Senate", O'Rourke said . During the 2016 presidential race, the moderators reminded the audience, Mr. There have been innumerable attempts to show how Trump managed to take over the GOP, and why figures like Cruz, an avatar f...

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