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Oct 02 2018

'Unethical Sham': Lindsay Graham Unleashes Fury on Democrats During Kavanaugh Hearing

Sen. Dianne Feinstein's deceptions have been catching up to her, and lately the California Democrat's been repeatedly called on them. Have I ever told you that Tom Co...

Oct 01 2018

White House not 'micromanaging' Kavanaugh probe

The FBI has not commented on the President's order, but a background investigation for a presidential appointee, like Kavanaugh, would also likely have a layer of overs...

Oct 01 2018

Donald Trump jokes he and Kim Jong-un 'fell in love'

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said last week he would return to Pyongyang to set up a sequel to the Singapore meeting between Kim and Trump . United States presiden...

Oct 01 2018

Senate Judiciary Committee asked Kavanaugh about 2 new claims of sexual assault

According to the examiner's report from the August 7 polygraph, Ford said that Kavanaugh allegedly covering her mouth with his hand was "the most terrifying for h...

Oct 01 2018

White House says not 'micromanaging' Federal Bureau of Investigation probe of Kavanaugh

Christine Blasey Ford, the first woman to step forward with allegations of sexual assault against Judge Brett Kavanaugh, has not heard from FBI investigators examining cl...

Oct 01 2018

Dozens hurt as typhoon Trami hammers Japan

Japan has been hit by a series of typhoons this year, including Typhoon Prapiroon, which brought downpours and caused floods and mudslides in western Japan. A pedestrian ...

Sep 29 2018

Trump claims China trying to meddle in United States elections

Trump, who has long claimed that his predecessors' weak leadership prompted other nations "to laugh" at the U.S. appeared flustered and responded: "I didn't expect that r...

Sep 29 2018

5 wildest moments from Trump's press conference

The reporter, to his credit, quipped back immediately, "I think I'll stop short of that". "I think it's ridiculous", Trump said of the claims of sexual harassment. "P...

Sep 29 2018

FBI investigation is best way forward in Kavanaugh confirmation

Christine Braley Ford is already pushing for removal of the one-week time limit senators agreed to Friday on a new FBI investigation of her allegation that Judge Bre...

Sep 29 2018

Indonesia natural disaster, tsunami: almost 400 dead, rescue operations underway

It was not clear whether the tsunami , which officials say hammered Palu and the surrounding area at extremely high speeds measuring in the hundreds of kilometres per ho...

Sep 29 2018

Sabarimala verdict: Lone Judge Indu Malhotra bats for no entry

The top court said, "Rule 3 (b) violates fundamental rights of women and denudes women of their right to practice religion". Justice Indu Malhotra , the sole woman jud...

Sep 28 2018

Australia's ABC in turmoil amid government interference row

In just two explosive days, the situation also spawned two inquiries into the ABC's leadership crisis: one spurred by Communications Minister Mitch Fifield , and anoth...

Sep 28 2018

Russian Federation to send newer, S-300 missile defense systems to Syria

The Russian military aircraft was downed by Syrian government missile defence systems, killing all 15 people on board. Israeli analysts said the transfer of Russ...

Sep 28 2018

Supreme Court Declares Penal Provision On Adultery Unconstitutional, Strikes It Down

A five-judge constitution bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra and justices RF Nariman, AM Khanwilkar, DY Chandrachud and Indu Malhotra in a unanimous judgement ...

Sep 28 2018

Powerful Photos From Dr. Christine Blasey Ford's Emotional Testimony

According to Trump, Senate Democrats, who he said would be attacking and opposing Kavanaugh even if the Federal Bureau of Investigation had cleared his name. Judge d...

Sep 27 2018

Trump's Boasts Draw Laughter at United Nations General Assembly

Wednesday's meeting highlighted a rift between the United States and its European allies over the Iran nuclear deal . The European Commission approved an €18 milli...

Sep 27 2018

Trump assails Boulder woman accusing Kavanaugh: ‘She admits that she was drunk’

She has acknowledged consuming alcohol at the time, which clouded some of her memories. Kavanaugh said he wouldn't "let false accusations" drive him out of the Supre...

Sep 27 2018

Avenatti warns critics trying to discredit latest Kavanaugh accuser

Avenatti is also considering a 2020 Democratic presidential bid. Rep. Hank Johnson, a Georgia Democrat who sits on the House Judiciary Committee, plans to open an inves...

Sep 26 2018

Weather Authority: Rain showers likely on Tuesday

Today will be cloudy with a 70 per cent chance of showers and risk of a thunderstorm. In the terms of severe weather, the Storm Prediction Center has placed us under a...

Sep 26 2018

Netanyahu says Israel will continue Syria operations to prevent Iranian entrenchment

The IAF had struck an Iranian shipment of manufacturing kits for precision missiles, which Iran was planning to smuggle to Hezbollah in Lebanon. Global and regional p...