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Boris Johnson quits as British foreign minister

Boris Johnson quits as British foreign minister

The withdrawal agreement - the prerequisite for an EU-UK trade deal and a transition period - needs to be agreed by the end of the year the latest in order to have enough time for ratification in the ...

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Maedeh Hojabri, Iranian Teen Arrested Over Dancing Instagram Post

Maedeh Hojabri, Iranian Teen Arrested Over Dancing Instagram Post

On Friday, according to the Associated Press , State TV in Iran broadcast a video in which Hojabri acknowledged breaking moral norms while insisting that was not her intention - she was only tryi...

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Boris Johnson resigns United Kingdom government, becoming second minister who quits over Brexit

Boris Johnson resigns United Kingdom government, becoming second minister who quits over Brexit

Boris Johnson (file) in March. British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson, a charismatic and divisive cheerleader for Britain's exit from the European Union , resigned Monday, adding to a crisis ...

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Amesbury poisoning: Woman dies after exposure to nerve agent Novichok

Amesbury poisoning: Woman dies after exposure to nerve agent Novichok

Dawn Sturgess has died and her partner Charlie Rowley is still fighting for his live in hospital, after being poisoned close to where an ex-Russian spy was struck down with the Novichok nerve agent....

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Clarence Thomas' wife defends Jim Jordan in college sex abuse case

Clarence Thomas' wife defends Jim Jordan in college sex abuse case

Jordan's denial that he had any knowledge of the abuses", they write in the letter. Strzok has become a focus of House Republicans after special counsel Robert Mueller removed him from the Russian...

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Donald Trump still pondering Supreme Court pick as big reveal nears

President Donald Trump has decided on his Supreme Court nominee, a person with knowledge of the situation revealed Monday, hours before a prime-time TV announcement that will ignite a fierce confi...

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Pompeo shrugs off North Korea's accusation of U.S. 'gangster-like' demands

Pompeo shrugs off North Korea's accusation of U.S. 'gangster-like' demands

Those include the formation of working group to determine exactly how North Korea's denuclearization will be verified and a Thursday meeting with Pentagon officials to discuss the return of remain...

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At Least One Dead After Helicopter Crashes Into Townhouses, Causing Massive Fire

At Least One Dead After Helicopter Crashes Into Townhouses, Causing Massive Fire

The crash was reported around 4:30 p.m. Sunday at a building on Settlement Drive in Williamsburg about an hour east of Richmond. Williamsburg Police, William & Mary Police, James City County Polic...

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Trump administration threatened Ecuador over its support of breastfeeding resolution

Trump administration threatened Ecuador over its support of breastfeeding resolution

The Times reported Sunday that USA officials turned to threats in an effort to throw cold water on a WHA resolution holding that breastfeeding is the healthiest option for young children and pushes c...

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British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson resigns

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson resigns

In a statement, Johnson savaged May's strategy, accusing her of allowing an optimistic Brexit vision to become clouded by a failure of ambition . Boris Johnson has launched a scathing attack on...

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Kane urges England team-mates to 'write our own history'

Kane urges England team-mates to 'write our own history'

It has been 52 years since England reached a World Cup Final, and everyone's fingers will be crossed ahead of the Semi-Final on Wednesday. "Obviously, it's been a long time since England have ...

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Pennsylvania Sen. Bob Casey says he'll oppose Trump's Supreme Court pick

Donald Trump is poised to continue his remake of the U.S. Supreme Court , with a nomination to be announced Monday night that could solidify conservative jurisprudence for years. Barrett was appoi...

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Most senior Brexit official quits United Kingdom government

Most senior Brexit official quits United Kingdom government

Jenkyns said Steve Baker, a junior minister in the Brexit department, had also quit. Jacob Rees-Mogg, chair of the European Research Group of Tory Europsceptic MPs was being urged to run for leade...

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Picture shows man desperately signalling for help after train derails in Turkey

Picture shows man desperately signalling for help after train derails in Turkey

The train, with about 360 passengers on board, was travelling to Istanbul from the town of Kapikule on the Bulgarian border, BBC reported . Health Ministry Undersecretary Eyup Gumus put the num...

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People rally to support celebration fix bill

People rally to support celebration fix bill

In the Ikea store in Stratford, east London, football fans were seen jumping on beds and kicking around products. "When I see behaviour like this it makes me anything but proud to be English". Lon...

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Trump tweets confidence that Kim Jong Un will denuclearize, honor 'our handshake'

Trump tweets confidence that Kim Jong Un will denuclearize, honor 'our handshake'

Security Council has demanded numerous times that the North dispose of its nuclear weapons and end its ballistic missile program. "This really shows the unwavering bond of the Japan-U.S. Pompeo, who w...

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Haiti protests strand USA church groups; some flights resume

Haiti protests strand USA church groups; some flights resume

There are no reports of USA citizens in Haiti being injured, the embassy said. Haiti's government has suspended a proposal that would have almost doubled fuel prices after violent protests killed at...

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Trump teases pick for Supreme Court

Trump teases pick for Supreme Court

But instead of celebrating publicly, some evangelical leaders are downplaying their fortune on an issue that has defined their movement for decades. Pro-lifers have long agitated for it to be overturn...

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British PM appoints Dominic Raab new Brexit minister

British PM appoints Dominic Raab new Brexit minister

After a day when the foreign secretary canceled meetings for crisis talks at his official residence in central London, Johnson made a decision to walk from his job - just hours after May's Brexit min...

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Trump's ex-lawyer fires what could be a warning shot

Trump's ex-lawyer fires what could be a warning shot

On ABC's "This Week" on Sunday, Giuliani stressed that he wasn't anxious about testimony that Cohen might give. Look at my quote. "We can't find an incriminating anything". By demanding an unreasona...

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Putin invites Russian team to Kremlin after historic World Cup performance

Putin invites Russian team to Kremlin after historic World Cup performance

Croatia will now face England on July 11 in Moscow's Luzhniki Stadium to decide who will play in the July 15 final, also at Luzhniki. "Cyber threats have reached such a scale that they could only b...

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SUPREME SHOWDOWN: Trump Teases 'EXCEPTIONAL' Court Pick

SUPREME SHOWDOWN: Trump Teases 'EXCEPTIONAL' Court Pick

Now, with a vacancy on the bench, Trump can fulfil another of his campaign promises. The nomination is poised to cement the Supreme Court's conservative majority, vastly reshaping the court for de...

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Iranian teen posted these videos of her dancing. They got her arrested

But Hojabri's videos are now suddenly at the center of the latest conflict between religious hard-liners and Iranian liberals seeking more liberties. Often in these cases, such statements are made u...

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Lebanese tourist sentenced to eight years for FB post against Egypt

Lebanese tourist sentenced to eight years for FB post against Egypt

According to the report , el-Mazbouh was also charged for, "deliberately broadcasting false rumours which aim to undermine society and attack religions". With all due respect to the judiciary, this i...

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Nirbhaya's four rapists have to die as Supreme Court upholds capital punishment

Nirbhaya's four rapists have to die as Supreme Court upholds capital punishment

The review petitions challenge the judgment of the Supreme Court delivered on May 5 , 2017 confirming death penalty for all the four accused. CNN-News18 (formerly known as CNN-IBN) has been the w...

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When Donald meets Vladimir: the neophyte and the black belt

When Donald meets Vladimir: the neophyte and the black belt

They include the case of the former Russian spy who, along with his daughter, was poisoned in Britain with nerve gas - a poisoning British authorities say Russia orchestrated. This time, a larger dele...

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Early semi-final odds point to England and France final

Early semi-final odds point to England and France final

In a tweet, London Ambulance Service said: "We're delighted with the result, but this has put a big dampener on the celebrations for us". England crowned another goalscoring hero named Harry on ...

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United Kingdom cabinet agrees on 'soft' Brexit

Full details will be published in a white paper on Thursday, with Brussels expecting a round of negotiations in the week commencing July 16. Commentators said alignment on goods could reduce the UK'...

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Former Aum Shinrikyo cult leader executed in Japan

Former Aum Shinrikyo cult leader executed in Japan

Human rights agencies opposed to the death sentence have condemned the executions. Six more cult members are still on death row, according to the Associated Press. "The police will take measures t...

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European peace activists march against Trump's North Atlantic Treaty Organisation visit

European peace activists march against Trump's North Atlantic Treaty Organisation visit

European leaders are in a state of high anxiety about the two-day North Atlantic Treaty Organisation meeting, to be followed by Trump's bilateral summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Hels...

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USA destroyers sail through Taiwan Strait

USA destroyers sail through Taiwan Strait

The US warships entered the Taiwan Strait on Saturday and were still in the waterway as of Saturday night, Taiwan's defense ministry reported. The possibility of such a move had been mooted in ...

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Father who shot teenagers in Sydney found dead

Father who shot teenagers in Sydney found dead

A man known to the family was Thursday night being sought as a "person on interest". Acting Assistant Commissioner McFadden said the woman suffered "significant shock". Asked if there was a history ...

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Brexit: May's European Union plan faces backlash from Brexiteers

Brexit: May's European Union plan faces backlash from Brexiteers

The agreed proposal - which also says Britain's large services sector will not have the current levels of access to European Union markets - will not come soon enough for Brussels, which has been pr...

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Two US warships move into Taiwan Strait

Two US warships move into Taiwan Strait

Pacific Fleet spokesman Capt. Charlie Brown called the passage of the ships "a routine transit". Two US guided-missile destroyers, the USS Mustin (DDG-89) and the USS Benfold (DDG-65), transited the...

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[Newsmaker] Duterte vows to resign if anybody can prove God exists

[Newsmaker] Duterte vows to resign if anybody can prove God exists

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday promised to resign if someone can prove to him that God exists. Political analyst Ranjit Singh Rye, of the University of the Philippines, said: "Only...

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