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No, presidents should not ask FBI directors if they're under investigation

Comey has not publicly discussed any conversations he has had with Trump. We also request all documents, memoranda, analyses, emails, and other communications relating to the President's decision to dismiss Director Comey. "He's risky because he may be obstructing justice in terms of the investigation. and secondly his credibility has been destroyed". John Conyers, D-Michigan, and Elijah Cummings, D-Maryland, asked for the materials following Mr. Read More »

North Korea fires ballistic missile, Japan issues protest

In a show of force at a time of rising tensions with the US, North Korea has showcased its new missile arsenal to the world. North Korea fired a projectile on Sunday morning, South Korean military said . President Donald Trump opened the door this month to talks, saying he would be "honored" to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Xi told Moon that Seoul and Beijing should respect each other's concerns, set aside their differences, seek common ground and handle disputes ... Read More »

Justice done in Nirbhaya gang-rape case, says Congress

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Speaking after the court's call, Nirbhaya's parents expressed their happiness and said, 'although justice was late, we are happy with court's decision. I wanted her to become an independent and fearless woman. Badri Nath Singh, the father of the young woman who was raped on December 16, 2012, and died of injuries 13 days later is very happy. Read More »

Dialogue possible avec Washington sous conditions — Corée du Nord

L'état-major sud-coréen n'a pu préciser si le test avait été un succès. La Corée du Sud et les Etats-Unis sont en train d'analyser les caractéristiques du tir, précise-t-on en outre. Le régime de Pyongyang a multiplié ces derniers mois les tirs de missiles balistiques susceptibles de transporter une charge nucléaire, considérés comme des provocations par la communauté internationale. Read More »

North Korea holds another missile launch test

A missile launched by North Korea on Sunday flew about 700 kilometers (430 miles), South Korea's military said. The launch marks North Korea's 10 missile test this year. Last week South Koreans elected a new president, Moon Jae-in, who favors a much softer approach than his conservative predecessor, Park Geun-hye, who is in jail awaiting a corruption trial. Read More »

Eurovision Song Contest fans await grand final in Kiev

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Yesterday's Grand Final dress rehearsal was seen and assessed by the national juries of 42 countries. Scroll down for our live blog for the Eurovision Song Contest 2017 - as it happens on stage in Kiev, Ukraine! The victor of the 2017 competition will be determined via a 50/50 combined public and jury vote; the jury vote was determined last night during the special jury show which will be presented this evening via each country's official spokesperson, whilst the remaining televote will be ... Read More »

Présidentielle en Corée du Sud: le favori Moon l'emporte largement

Issu du Parti démocratique de centre gauche, M. Moon devrait rompre avec la fermeté affichée par la conservatrice Park Geun-Hye sur le dossier nord-coréen. Moon De nombreux électeurs ont profité du scrutin pour dire leur colère face à la corruption d'une partie des élites, mais aussi à la vie chère, à l'augmentation du chômage et au ralentissement de la croissance. Read More »

J'allais limoger le chef du FBI quelles que soient les recommandations

Entre MM. Trump et Comey, les divergences s'intensifiaient depuis des mois alors que l'enquête du FBI s'accélérait, selon plusieurs médias. Il apparaît néanmoins que le président, qui a annoncé sa décision avant même que M. Au pouvoir, Trump multiplie les gestes "anormaux", mais certains de ces gestes ne portent pas tant à conséquences, comme ses nombreuses déclarations intempestives ou contradictoires, qu'on s'accoutume à ne pas trop prendre au sérieux. Read More »

Bank of England accused of over optimism about Brexit

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Governor of the Bank of England, Mark Carney, said the decision reflected the impact that slowing wage growth and rising inflation has had on near-term household spending and gross domestic product (GDP) growth forecasts. He said two key themes that will likely dominate the BoE's thinking over the medium-term; "balance of demand and supply amid Brexit uncertainty; and the challenges surrounding the communication of the first rate hike". Read More »

La fièvre de l'Eurovision saisit l'Ukraine sans la Russie ostracisée

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Où voient-ils Alma, la représentante française, dans le classement final? Elle représente l'espoir de la France à l'Eurovision. Le jeune homme, ancien candidat de " The Voice ", avait assuré la promotion de sa chanson "J'ai cherché" à l'échelle européenne avant de concourir , en donnant des interviews aux médias italiens, israéliens, hollandais. Read More »

Chinese media told not to mention Belt and Road investments by country

The prime minister is accompanied by four chief ministers and some senior federal ministers, including Finance Minister Ishaq Dar, Minister for Railways Saad Rafique, State Minister for Commerce Khurram Dastagir, Minister for Planning, Development and Reforms Ahsan Iqbal, Minister of State for IT Anusha Rahman and Foreign Affairs Adviser Sartaj Aziz. Read More »

Indian-origin doctor had warned against UK health service cyber attack

Europol, the European Union's police agency, said the onslaught was at "an unprecedented level and will require a complex worldwide investigation to identify the culprits". Avast said the majority of the attacks targeted Russia, Ukraine and Taiwan. Global shipper FedEx Corp said some of its Windows computers were also infected. Read More »

Trump Threatens To Cancel Press Briefings 'For The Sake Of Accuracy'

Pirro asked the president. Trump was asked what should be done about his press team being unable to keep up with him. Trump's tweets appear to provide an answer to that question. Excerpts of the interview, taped Friday, were released just hours after a morning Twitter rant in which the erratic executive said he might cancel the White House daily press briefing and indicated the information his press office was providing to reporters wasn't necessarily true. Read More »

US, Japan and Koreas make belt and road forum a global affair

India, which has traditionally enjoyed great economic and political ties with Nepal, has faced increasing competition from China in recent years. "The Initiative is not going to be China's solo show". "The matter is under consideration", he said, a position the government has maintained since March when China extended an invitation. Sophie Richardson is the China director and Hugh Williamson is the director of the Europe & Central Asia division at Human Rights Watch. Read More »

Supergiant's IPL playoff place delayed by loss to Daredevils

With just the final weekend of the league phase to come, and after 52 matches, still, only one team has qualified for the IPL 2017 playoffs. That brought Ben Stokes to the crease, and with the form that he is in, you would have backed the Englishman to take RPS home. Read More »

North Korea ready to hold talks with Trump

Choe Son-hui, director-general of the North America affairs bureau of the North Korean foreign ministry, told reporters at the Beijing Capital International Airport that North Korea "will hold dialogue under right conditions" with the new US administration. Read More »

James Clapper doesn't know if there was collusion between Trump and Russian Federation

A little later, he said: "The tweet speaks for itself. He's simply stating a fact". His veiled threat was likely to add to the storm roiling Washington over Trump's abrupt firing of Comey on Tuesday. Acting FBI director Andrew McCabe sidestepped a question during a Senate hearing on Thursday on whether he ever heard Comey tell Trump that the president was not the subject of investigation. Read More »

Dragon sulks as Modi does balancing act in Sri Lanka

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Coming out of the shadow of the checkered past, India on Friday while appreciating the Buddhist linkages with Sri Lanka also sought to bridge geographical gap between the Tamil communities by acknowledging the Tamils on the Island Country as "Indian-origin Diaspora". Read More »

North Korea will have dialogue with U.S. under 'right conditions'

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Tensions on the Korean Peninsula have heightened in recent weeks due to Pyongyang's nuclear programme and missile tests. When he is not inspecting exhibitions, Kim's war games continue with North Korea sending coded messages across South Korea's airwaves, with reports the broadcasts are directing their spies in the South. Read More »

Iran welcomes China's new Silk Road initiative

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Citing positive results achieved in the cooperation on the corridor, Li said both the sides should efficiently dovetail their development strategies, advance major transportation and energy projects as scheduled, enhance cooperation on industrial capacity, and boost a balanced development of trade. Read More »

Chinese rap song warns against THAAD in South Korea

North Korea is seeking to develop a long-range missile capable of hitting the U.S. mainland with a nuclear warhead, and has so far staged five atomic tests, two of them past year. During the 40-minute conversation he also proposed sending a special delegation to Beijing that will "exclusively discuss the THAAD and the North's nuclear issues", Yoon said . Read More »