• British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson quits amid Brexit crisis
British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson quits amid Brexit crisis

In her reply, Mrs May told him: "I do not agree with your characterisation of the policy we agreed on at Cabinet on Friday". First Davis and then Johnson appear to have done so, and their resignations have come at a critical and highly sensitive time for May.

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  • Russian Team's World Cup Dream Ends, But Country Hails 'Heroes'
Russian Team's World Cup Dream Ends, But Country Hails 'Heroes'

Putin, and called the special counsel investigation about it a Democratic "hit job" that was hindering progress between the two countries on other issues. "You may be surprised but I try to get as much information as possible in football ". Cherchesov noted, "Talking about criticism, if they trusted us or not, we trusted ourselves".

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  • Who is Supreme Court contender Brett Kavanaugh?
Who is Supreme Court contender Brett Kavanaugh?

We can not afford to allow Donald Trump to give lifetime terms on our courts to even more justices who would undermine or abolish these rights, rights that are fundamental to ensuring that all Americans enjoy liberty, justice, and equality.

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  • Iranian women post videos of themselves dancing in support of arrested teenager
Iranian women post videos of themselves dancing in support of arrested teenager

This is not the first time dancers in Iran have been arrested for dancing. "I had some followers and these videos were for them. I did not work with a network", a crying Hojabri told TV on Friday. Dozens of videos are being shared by Iranian women on social media dancing in support with a teenag girl who was arrested for posting dancing videos ...

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  • Lebanese woman sentenced to eight years for ‘insulting’ Egypt
Lebanese woman sentenced to eight years for ‘insulting’ Egypt

Lebanese news website al-Modon said in an editorial that Cairo has sent "the clear message that tourists are not welcome in Egypt". The sentence comes after she posted a 10-minute video in which she used profanities to describe her vacation in Cairo where she says she was sexually harassed.

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  • Boris Johnson quits to add to pressure on May over Brexit
Boris Johnson quits to add to pressure on May over Brexit

Davis's late-night resignation undermined May's already fragile government, which has lost several ministers in the past year over sexual misconduct allegations and other scandals. They said it is a concerted push to force the prime minister to drop her Chequers compromise. Monday's move may look dramatic, but Viraj Patel, a currency strategist...

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  • Principal, teacher and students arrested in a rape case
Principal, teacher and students arrested in a rape case

Police officials investigating the case have arrested a teacher and school principal, and detained two students for questioning, local media reports said. The blackmailing continued and the teachers, as well as the school principal, gang-raped her. "The poor girl apprehending stigma and the video going viral in public went on succumbing to the ca...

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  • Duduzane Zuma granted R100k bail
Duduzane Zuma granted R100k bail

Before his court appearance, Duduzane Zuma arrived at the police station just after 7am on Monday morning‚ and greeted journalists as he walked inside. The matter is linked to then-deputy finance minister Mcebisi Jonas. The young Zuma was nabbed by officials and questioned upon his arrival at OR Tambo International Airport from Dubai on Thursday.

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  • 1 dead after helicopter crashes into Virginia condo
1 dead after helicopter crashes into Virginia condo

The crash, which occurred near the campus of the College of William & Mary, caused a fire that destroyed the building and took several hours to get under control, the Virginia Daily-Pilot reported . As of 9pm search and rescue efforts are still underway, but at least one fatality has been confirmed. A witness told Burns that he will never fo...

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  • Giuliani says he's not anxious about Manafort or Cohen flipping
Giuliani says he's not anxious about Manafort or Cohen flipping

Davis appears to have taken an approach similar to that of Michael Avenatti, the attorney for Stormy Daniels who often uses social media to blast Trump , as well as Cohen, and numerous president's supporters. Giuliani echoed this sentiment on ABC's "This Week" with George Stephanopoulos on Sunday. "I have debriefed all their witnesses", he sai...

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  • Duterte vows to quit if shown selfie with God
Duterte vows to quit if shown selfie with God

When it comes to controversial remarks about the Catholic Church, President Rodrigo Duterte will hold his tongue. Oblate missionary Elizeo Mercado Jr. Duterte asks, " Where is the logic of God there? ". In response, the bishops cited Saint Paul's teaching that "when we are persecuted, we bear it patiently; when slandered, we respond gently".

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  • Sanctions to remain until North Korea 'final' denuclearisation: Mike Pompeo
Sanctions to remain until North Korea 'final' denuclearisation: Mike Pompeo

Following his meeting with his South Korean and Japanese counterpart Kang Kyung-wha and Taro Kono, Pompeo said while there was progress made on denuclearization , the U.S. "The U.S. -N.K. talks held in Pyongyang this time marked the first step in a journey towards denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula ", Kim Eui-keum, a presidential spokesman,...

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  • Nirbhaya's Rapists Will Hang, Top Court Rejects Convicts' Plea: 10 Facts
Nirbhaya's Rapists Will Hang, Top Court Rejects Convicts' Plea: 10 Facts

The court said the death-row convicts had failed to point out any "error" in the earlier judgment. It was contended that the death penalty was not the solution as it was against the principle of non-violence. Of six assailants eventually arrested, the fifth man died in prison in 2013 and the sixth was a juvenile who served his three-year se...

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  • Pound and FTSE 100 both edge up after Brexit Secretary Davis resigns
Pound and FTSE 100 both edge up after Brexit Secretary Davis resigns

The resignation comes just hours before May was due in parliament to explain her plan for Britain to adopt European Union rules on goods after Brexit, amid anger from MPs in her own party who want a cleaner break. "And I think without David Davis there, without his imprimatur, it will be very hard for them to get the support of Conservative MPs and...

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  • 2 explosions in Somalia’s capital Mogadishu
2 explosions in Somalia’s capital Mogadishu

The attack began in the morning when a suicide vehicle bomber detonated at the gates of the interior ministry compound, which is close to the presidential palace and parliament headquarters and also holds the security ministry, police Capt.

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  • UK Brexit minister David Davis resigns
UK Brexit minister David Davis resigns

At the meeting, May pressed Davis and other government officials to back her plan for maintaining close trade ties with the EU, Reuters reported. Thomas Brooks, a professor of law and government at Durham University told Al Jazeera the resignation was "very bad" for Britain's embattled prime minister and "calamitous" for the country's Brexit ne...

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  • Treacherous Thai cave rescue bid enters day two
Treacherous Thai cave rescue bid enters day two

The story of the "Wild Boars" soccer team, who first ventured into the caves more than two weeks ago before flood waters trapped them inside, has gripped Thai and global media. She said members of the 353rd U.S. Special Operations Group and U.S. military pararescue teams, survival specialists, divers and medical personnel are on the ground in...

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  • Flake: 'Concern' about what Trump might promise Putin
Flake: 'Concern' about what Trump might promise Putin

She said she expected unanimous agreement among NATO's 29 members on proposals to reform the alliance command structure, increase readiness for possible threats from Russian Federation on NATO's eastern flank, add a new training mission for Iraq and increase counterterrorism efforts in Afghanistan.

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  • At least ten killed, 73 injured in Turkey train derailment
At least ten killed, 73 injured in Turkey train derailment

The state-run Anadolu news agency quoted Akdag as saying search operations this morning had now been completed at the wreck of the train, which derailed early Sunday evening in the Tekirdag region while heading towards Istanbul. CNN Turk though reported that a collapsed bridge was the cause of the accident. A statement from the prime minister's o...

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  • Top UK Brexit minister resigns from government
Top UK Brexit minister resigns from government

Davis signed up to the plan agreed by the Cabinet in closed talks at Chequers on Friday. "With her government in chaos, if she clings on, it's clear she's more interested in hanging on for her own sake than serving the people of our country", he said.

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