Former FBI Director James Comey has agreed to testify in an open session before the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, according to Committee Chairman Senator Richard Burr and Committee Vice Chairman Senator Mark Warner. "Don't expect leaks" from the CIA, FBI and White House "to stop" following the appointment of former FBI director Robert Mueller as special counsel, the Senate Judiciary Committee chairman tweeted.
With moderation policy in effect, the Board examiners were allowed to give grace marks to students in exams for hard questions. After terming the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) decision to scrap its "moderation policy" as " unfair and irresponsible " yesterday, in a major relief to students, the Delhi High Court today directed the CBSE to continue with its current marks "moderation policy" .
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un supervised the test of the Pukguksong-2, which confirmed reliable late-stage guidance of the warhead and the functioning of a solid-fuel engine, the KCNA state news agency said. Moon held a National Security Council meeting at the presidential Blue House to discuss the missile launch, Moon's office said. The North has made no secret of its plans to develop a missile capable of striking the United States and has ignored calls to halt its weapons programs, ...
And finally today, India has registered a major diplomatic, moral and legal victory against Pakistan at the International Court of Justice ( ICJ ) in Kulbhushan Jadhav case. A Pakistani military court sentenced him to death in April. As for what Hamdani was talking about in relation to Jadhav's hanging, the ICJ ruled yesterday that there is the possibility of "irrevocable prejudice to the rights of Jadhav".
At a garden party hosted by the Queen and the Duke of Windsor at Buckingham Palace on Tuesday afternoon, a minute's silence was held for the victims of the attack. "I write with deep sorrow and anguish to express my own heartfelt condolences, and those of all the Israeli people , following the atrocious terror attack against the people of Manchester last night", Rivlin writes.
Spot silver rose 0.3% to $16.33 an ounce. This is made possible by a clear expression of the nation's mood in the run-up to the polls. Far-right leader Marine Le Pen lost her bid to become France's first female head of state but she is unbowed, making plans for a major makeover of her party and her next electoral battle: June's parliamentary elections .
Pippa Middleton and James Matthews smile for the cameras after their wedding at St Mark's Church in Englefield. Much to the disappointment of fans, Prince Harry turned up with his brother Prince William to St. Prince Harry reportedly made a 100-mile round trip to bring girlfriend Meghan Markle to Pippa Middleton's wedding reception yesterday. Pippa , 33, stunned in a custom-made lace gown designed by Giles Deacon as she walked down the aisle to Wednesday the 41-year-old ...
Find us on Facebook too! He said that when there will be matter of our national interest and security then there will be no any compromise. "Now staying his execution from our perspective is inconsequential in the sense that he was not being executed yesterday", he said.
Saffie Roussos, aged 8, was the youngest of the victims identified so far. The identities of other victims have not yet been revealed. At least one arrest has been made: Around noon local time Tuesday, the Greater Manchester Police said, "With regards to last night's incident at the Manchester arena, we can confirm we have arrested a 23-year-old man in South Manchester ".
The reclusive North, which has defied all calls to rein in its weapons programs, has been working on a missile, mounted with a nuclear warhead, capable of striking the USA mainland. But at the same time as talking tough, Trump has also called Kim a "smart cookie" and said he would be "honored" to meet the North Korean leader.
Islamic State has claimed responsibility for the attack . PEP GUARDIOLA'S wife and two daughters were "caught up in terror attack " after attending the Ariana Grande concert where a suicide bomber killed 22 people, according to reports in Spain.
Put Kellyanne's name down next to her boss on the list of people who seem to have planned for a Trump loss on election day. "I can promise you that", Trump said elsewhere in his speech . Liberty University is having a moment in the spotlight, with Google Trends reporting more than 50,000 searches for Liberty University coming into their search engine on Saturday, May 13.
Moon advocated a two-track approach of pressure and sanctions toward North Korea to resolve the country's nuclear issue in a comprehensive, staged way. The talks collapsed in 2008 after North Korea launched a rocket. In a speech after he took the oath of office on Wednesday, Moon said he plans to eventually move out of the Blue House, which was seen as part of an attempt to be a more accessible leader.
The president, who is on his first foreign tour since taking office, was addressing leaders of Muslim-majority countries at the Arab Islamic US Summit in Riyadh , Saudi Arabia . In his Saudi speech, Mr Trump condemned " Islamic extremism ", " Islamists " and " Islamic terror ", but not once uttered the precise phrase he pressed Mr Obama on.
Both leaders stressed their longing for peace and for achieving a peaceful settlement for the Palestinians-Israeli conflict through peace negotiations. "I will call them, from now on, losers because that's what they are, they're losers, and we'll have more of them, but they're losers". Mr Trump said he was hopeful a lasting peace between Israel and the Palestinians would be possible.
The decisive victory gives him a strong mandate to seek reforms and revive the country's ailing economy, analysts say. In his first televised speech after the result, Rouhani appeared to openly defy conservative judges by praising the spiritual leader of the reform camp, former President Mohammad Khatami.
Trump did well to name India as a victim of terrorism even as Pakistani PM Nawaz Sharif sat in the audience. In his address to the Arab-Islamic American Summit in Riyadh , Trump is vowing to "strengthen America's oldest friendships, and to seek new partners in pursuit of peace".
Police have directed people to use access gate 11. Here's what we know so far. "All our thoughts are with the victims and the families of those who have been affected". "I want to let them know that the people of Paris , who have gone through a similar experience, are by their side", Hidalgo added. "The terrorists and extremists and those who give them aid and comfort must be driven out from our society forever", Mr Trump said during remarks in Bethlehem alongside Palestinian Authority ...
As President Donald Trump opened his keynote address in Saudi Arabia , he lavished praise on the "magnificent" kingdom and "the grandeur of this remarkable place". He touched it in prayer and, adhering to tradition, placed a note in a deep crevice. He toured the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, which by Christian tradition is where Jesus was crucified and the location of his tomb.
While parts of the deal where approved by the previous administration the vastly increased scale of this deal shows the upwards trajectory of the US-Saudi Arabia relations, and the more troubling trajectories of conflicts surrounding the Middle Eastern state.
U.S. president Donald Trump said he never mentioned "the word or the name Israel" during a recent conversation with top Russian diplomats. While in Saudi Arabia , Trump delivered a speech calling for nations to drive out the militant group.
The teen had met Ariana Grande nearly two years to the day at Manchester Arena during an earlier tour and shared her love of the superstar across social media . The director general of MI5 Andrew Parker has condemned the terrorist attack in Manchester as "disgusting" and said the security service remains "relentlessly focused, in numerous current operations, on doing all we can to combat the scourge of terrorism and keep the country safe".
Georgina "Gina" Callander of Tarleton in Lancashire is among the 22 victims to be killed from the Monday night explosion attack carried out just as Grande ended the sold-out concert at the Manchester Arena . We saw thousands of people pouring out of every exit, running and screaming. Screengrab from the gofundme page set up in memory of Georgina Callander (left) who has died as a result of injuries sustained in an explosion at the Manchester Arena where she had been attending a ...
Ariana Grande , whose concert at the Manchester Arena was targeted in an attack on Monday night, has joined other celebrities and politicians in expressing horror at the events. Rock legend and founding member of Joy Division Peter Hook tweeted out that his daughter returned home safely from the concert. "A gentleman said 'run!' so we ran".
Trump said: "I extend my deepest condolences to those so terribly injured in this terrorist attack and to the many killed and the families, so many families, of the victims". "Making peace, however, will not be easy". Trump expressed optimism about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said his government "strongly condemns the bad terror attack".
The bombing took place at the end of the concert when the audience was streaming toward the exits of the Manchester Arena, one of the largest indoor concert venues in the world. She said he had chosen the time and the place to attack and cause " maximum carnage and to kill and injure indiscriminately ." . "Many of you won't have ever been in Manchester, but you will definitely have heard of it".
The revelations deepen the intrigue over alleged links between Trump's campaign and Russian Federation, and follow the President's firing of Comey and subsequent statement he sacked him because of the Russian Federation probe. Flynn's decision comes less than two weeks after the committee issued a subpoena for Flynn's personal documents. The California Democrat said public hearings should ferret out what has been a flurry of apparently contradictory comments by numerous parties involved.
There were no immediate details of what happened during the concert by the American singer, but witnesses reported hearing two loud bangs coming from near the arena's bars. Twitter accounts affiliated to the militant Islamist group have used hashtags referring to the blast to post celebratory messages, with some users encouraging similar attacks elsewhere.
Trump stressed his support for the United Kingdom and mourned the loss of "beautiful young people". "I won't call them monsters because they would like that term". As many as 400 police were deployed overnight, Chief Constable Ian Hopkins said early Tuesday. Speaking before Trump, Abbas said that the Palestinians' "fundamental problem is with occupation and settlements and the failure of Israel to recognize the state of Palestine as we recognize it", and not with "Judaism".
The unchanged, official U.S view is that the status of Jerusalem can only be decided through negotiations between the government of Israel and representatives of the Palestinian people. Just a few days prior to US President Donald Trump's first official visit to Israel, a White House official announced that Trump has decided not to move the US embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem for the moment.
Abbas visited Trump in Washington earlier this month, and they both attended the summit in the Saudi capital of Riyadh, where Trump kicked off his first trip overseas as United States president. Memos recording the alleged approaches are expected to be part of evidence submitted to the special probe, led by former Federal Bureau of Investigation chief Robert Mueller, into whether the Trump campaign had ties with Moscow.
President, you just flew from Riyadh to Tel Aviv", Netanyahu told Trump at the airport ceremony marking the president's arrival in Israel. On Sunday, NBC News' White House reporter Ali Vitali praised President Trump on MSNBC , explaining "his attempt to solidify personal relationships" across the Middle East and with countries like Japan and China.
She said: "I want to make a further point clear". Mrs May's social care climbdown came after a clutch of opinion polls showed Labour eating into her party's lead. "If she lies about this what else?" Speaking during a BBC interview with Andrew Neil , the Prime Minister defended her position. But Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt said at the time that it was "completely explicit" that the idea of a cap had been dropped.
He boldly stated that achieving peace is "something that I think is, frankly, maybe not as hard as people have thought over the years." in March during a meeting with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas. "Making peace, however, will not be easy". During his time in the region, part of a nine-day foreign trip that has taken in Saudi Arabia and will be followed by the Vatican, Italy and Belgium, Trump spent barely an hour with the Palestinians.
US President Donald Trump condemned the " evil losers " behind the bomb attack. She tweeted her own message to fans. British Prime Minister says police have identified the suspect. Ashlee was one of the injured at the concert and was treated for shrapnel wounds at Royal Bolton Hospital, Metro notes. In total, 130 people were killed in the French capital that night.