by | June 25, 2017 | 07:31

The "sustained" hack began on Friday night, prompting officials to disable remote access to the emails of MPs, peers and their staff as a safeguard, BBC reported on Saturday. Gavin Williamson, MP for South Staffordshire and Government Chief Whip, said the attack shows that more resources should be pumped into cyber protection.

by | June 25, 2017 | 07:11

Pelosi is undeniably problematic, but nonetheless, Democrats should take a step back and give her situation as an (unsurprisingly) detested woman in a position of power some more thought before driving her out, prematurely. Pelosi:"I'm worth the trouble". "I am a target". Now Republican leaders are faced with the challenge of keeping them engaged and focused on upcoming election cycles.

by | June 25, 2017 | 07:09

In this March 28, 2017 photo, House Ways and Means Committee member Rep. Bill Pascrell Jr., D-N.J. speaks during a meeting on Capitol Hill in Washington . No, that's not fair, nor is it accurate. But it remains to be seen how aggressively Democrats will make a play for a district in which they just dumped millions of dollars and came up short.

by | June 25, 2017 | 07:08

General Dawlat Waziri , a spokesman for the Afghan Defence Ministry, also confirmed the incident. It took Afghan security forces most of the day to kill the last gunmen, who had barricaded themselves in a kitchen in the compound, according to police.

by | June 25, 2017 | 07:08

There has been no collusion. It is unclear whether Comey had leaked to the Times on other occasions. Mr Mueller was appointed by the US Department of Justice shortly after Mr Comey's termination. President Donald Trump holds up the Department of Veterans Affairs Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act of 2017 after signing it during a ceremony at the White House.

by | June 25, 2017 | 07:04

Shortly after dismissing Comey, Trump mentioned the possibility of tapes in a Twitter post . He did admit that what I said was right. According to the June 17-20 poll of 900 adults, almost half of respondents (46 percent) disapproved Trump's decision to fire former Federal Bureau of Investigation director, compared with 27 percent who considered Comey´s firing as correct.

by | June 25, 2017 | 07:00

The circumstances of Otto Warmbier's coma and death are yet not clear. U.S. Sen. Rob Portman, a Republican from the Cincinnati area, told reporters that North Korea must be held accountable for Warmbier's detention and death. He died less than a week after returning from North Korea. Again, no penalty was imposed. "Both sides reaffirm that they will strive for the complete, verifiable and irreversible denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula", a consensus document released by the ...

by | June 25, 2017 | 07:01

Donald Trump won that district by 18 points and it was not expected to be close. "Personally I think it's time for a new generation of leadership in the party". "I do not believe she's an out-of-touch San Francisco liberal", said Rice. "I think that in certain areas, like in some of these special-election districts, it doesn't benefit our candidates to be tied to her".

by | June 25, 2017 | 07:00

Visiting Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said Saturday that tensions between Pakistan and Afghanistan are not conducive to their stability and development as well as regional cooperation, calling on both countries to meet each other halfway so as to improve bilateral ties.

by | June 25, 2017 | 07:02

The announcement came as a surprise to many, especially considering that for nearly the entirety of the Trump administration , there have been grumblings that President Donald Trump didn't approve of Spicer's performance and wanted to replace him.

by | June 25, 2017 | 07:00

Republicans , on the other hand, want Pelosi to keep her job. Their share of the average cost of winning in the House has been relatively steady: "Of the $1.5 million total average cost of winning a House seat including outside spending this cycle, 14 percent came from outside groups, a relatively small increase from 2014's 11 percent".

by | June 25, 2017 | 06:57

Some Democrats are so fed up with their party leadership that they are looking at ways of removing Nancy Pelosi from her post as House minority leader. Now, with Obama and Reid gone, Republicans have occasionally tried latching Democratic senators to Chuck Schumer and Elizabeth Warren, with mixed results.

by | June 25, 2017 | 06:58

The State Department has said that Rodman had no hand in the student's release-and Warmbier's father reiterated that point to ABC. Former NBA star Dennis Rodman made an appearance on Friday's " Good Morning America " and essentially took credit for North Korea's release of Otto Warmbier, an American college student imprisoned in the country for 18 months.

by | June 25, 2017 | 06:55

Kathleen Rice of NY reiterated her call that it was time for Pelosi to step aside. "Well, I'm a master legislator. My leadership is recognized by many around the country". But Pelosi mocked the President, saying it was "the first tweet he didn't actually write" because it sounded like a statement many other Republicans have made recently.

by | June 25, 2017 | 06:54

People were seen chanting "Modi-Modi" and "Bharat Mata ki Jai" before his arrival at the airport. "Now, of course, we've seen rapid growth in the defence and security partnership over the last few years, and President Trump very much wants to build on that momentum".

by | June 25, 2017 | 06:46

Harry and his brother, Prince William , have been increasingly transparent in the a year ago about the lasting psychological scars of their mother's tragic death when they were just children. "I don't think any child should be asked to do that, under any circumstances", Harry recalls. "She tells us to take our time and really think things through".

by | June 25, 2017 | 06:38

It would offer tax credits to help offset the cost of coverage, and eliminate most ACA taxes on corporations and higher-income Americans, according to an analysis by NPR News . Realizing they're outnumbered, Democrats and their liberal allies were planning events around the USA over the next few days aimed at building public opposition to the bill.

by | June 25, 2017 | 06:38

The fiscal 2019 budget will benefit from a strategy review already underway in the Pentagon , he told the panel, adding that he anticipates that request will ask for a top line that's 5 percent higher. During his testimony, Mattis blamed Congress for the country's lack of combat readiness. While Dunford called Trump's budget proposal "an essential step", he acknowledged that it alone would be inadequate, calling for continue annual increases in the defense budget of between 3 and 5% above ...

by | June 25, 2017 | 06:32

That drew criticism of Pelosi from fellow Democrats . Millions were spent on both sides - tons of money coming via liberal California in support of Democrat Jon Ossoff who was essentially hand picked by House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi of California.

by | June 25, 2017 | 06:34

The reality is that Republicans have represented the Georgia 6th since 1979, and Handel replaces Tom Price who became the Health and Human Services secretary. At that time , Democrats held 233 seats to the Republicans' 202. But his loss could serve as a wakeup call for liberals who think the Trump presidency is so disastrous that they're on track to win the House next year.

by | June 25, 2017 | 06:30

This back-to-back win for " Hamilton " and " Dear Evan Hansen " was particularly special, he said. Christopher Ashley paid tribute to the people of Newfoundland as he accepted his Tony for best director of a musical for " Come From Away ".

by | June 25, 2017 | 06:25

A statement issued by the section for economic crimes of Madrid's provincial state prosecutor's office said its investigations indicated that Mourinho committed tax fraud in 2011 and 2012. Madrid president Florentino Perez insisted that the club are "not contemplating" selling the Ballon d'Or victor, though, and Bale has been consistently linked with a return to the Premier League to join Ronaldo's former club Manchester United.

by | June 25, 2017 | 06:27

Cindy moved ashore as a tropical storm early Thursday near the Louisiana-Texas line. The last tropical system to make landfall on the Texas coast was Tropical Storm Bill in June 2015. "We can not stress enough the importance of avoiding high water", Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards warned Wednesday ahead of Cindy's arrival.

by | June 25, 2017 | 06:28

The challenge for Democrats , as pointed in Politico's reporting , is that there are no viable candidates to challenge Pelosi and take over the leadership. Rep. Seth Moulton , D-Mass., who also attended the meeting, said, "in every corner of our caucus, we're concerned. Those are beet red districts", Perez said.

by | June 25, 2017 | 06:27

Naidu yesterday said Hindi is the national language of India and it was impossible to progress without the language. "Our national language is our identity and we should be proud of it", he said on Saturday. He added that it was important to learn to speak in Hindi, but every individual must first learn to speak in his/her mother tongue. When doubts are being raised by the non-Hindi speaking states over the imposition of the language, these comments from Union Minister were uncalled for.