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Tehran, March 28, IRNA - President of the Algerian Council of the Nation Abdelkhader Bensalah praised Iran’s efforts in fighting terrorism in Iraq and Syria.
Tehran, March 28, IRNA – Majlis Speaker Ali Larijani urged further economic and parliamentary cooperation with Bangladesh, saying the two should also strengthen their banking interactions.
In a letter to Bulgarian President Rumen Radev, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker has expressed readiness of the Commission to examine the long-term needs of Bulgaria for effective gua
The External Affairs Minister, Sushma Swaraj, today spoke to the Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister, Yogi Adityanath, about the alleged attack on African students in Noida after a foreign student pleaded w
A new report from Samara Canada suggests Canadians feel better about the state of their democracy than they have in two years — but they say there's
Rep. Adam Schiff, the top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, called for its chairman, Rep. Devin Nunes, to recuse himself from "any investigation" into President Donald Trump's campaign an
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The top Democrat on the Senate Finance Committee asked the government ethics watchdog on Monday to review comments by Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin plugging "The Lego Batman
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Attorney General Jeff Sessions threatened on Monday to cut off U.S. Justice Department grants to cities that fail to assist federal immigration authorities, moving the Trump ad
Canadian security experts are waiting to see whether Canada goes along with the U.S. and U.K. and bars certain airline passengers from carrying any e
Moscow, March 28, IRNA – President Hassan Rouhani and Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev, in a meeting in Moscow on Sunday evening, reviewed ways to promote bilateral relations as well as regiona
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. government watchdog has agreed to review how classified information is kept secure at President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida, the agency said on Monday, af
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House will take a lead role in crafting legislation to overhaul the U.S. tax code, eyeing an August target date as President Donald Trump seeks his first legislative v
MOSCOW/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A Russian bank under Western economic sanctions over Russia's incursion into Ukraine disclosed on Monday that its executives had met Jared Kushner, President Donald Trump
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner, already a White House senior adviser, will take on the additional task of overseeing an effort to overhaul the federal g
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will not meet members of Turkish opposition groups during a one-day visit to Ankara this week where talks with President Tayyip Erdogan wil
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. cities that do not cooperate with federal immigration authorities may lose millions of dollars in grant money from the Justice Department, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessio
The nomination of Betsy DeVos, a school choice advocate, as Education secretary, was a signal from President Donald Trump that he was going to shake up public education.On Monday, Trump moved to roll
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A wealthy Turkish gold trader's decision to hire former New York City Mayor Rudolph Giuliani and former U.S. Attorney General Michael Mukasey to represent him, as he defends again
ABC News' Amna Nawaz, Rebecca Jarvis and Rick Klein discuss AG Sessions' statement on sanctuary cities losing federal funding if they continue to ignore federal law.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Following the failure of a healthcare bill backed by President Donald Trump, his administration plans to take a lead role in crafting major legislation to cut taxes with an eye
Indigenous groups on both sides of the Canada-U.S. border are speaking up about the Keystone XL pipeline, which has recently been given a green light
Tehran, March 27, IRNA – Judiciary chief Ayatollah Sadeq Amoli Larijani said on Sunday that human rights bodies have turned into an instrument to put independent countries under pressure.
Moscow, March 27, IRNA – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Monday that President Hassan Rouhani is to reaffirm strong ties and enhance economic relations, regional cooperation and
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Jared Kushner, President Donald Trump's son-in-law and a top White House adviser, has volunteered to testify to a Senate committee probing whether Russia tried to interfere in t
Senator Lynn Beyak says she doesn't need any more education about the horrors of the residential school system because she "suffered" alongside Indig
Senator Lynn Beyak says she doesn't need any more education about the horrors of the residential school system because she "suffered" alongside Indig
Washington House Democrats released a budget plan that they say satisfies the state Supreme Court’s McCleary education-funding order by enacting a new tax on capital gains and restructuring the state
Washington House Democrats released a budget plan that they say satisfies the state Supreme Court’s McCleary education-funding order by enacting a new tax on capital gains and restructuring the state
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Several Democratic senators pressed billionaire investor Carl Icahn on Monday to clarify his role as an adviser to President Donald Trump, saying his position in the administrat
King and Snohomish counties are among jurisdictions that could be targeted by the Justice Department because both reject at least some requests by Immigration and Customs Enforcement to hold people i
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions said on Monday that cities and states that protect immigrant felons from federal immigration laws may lose grants from the Justice Department
Attorney General Jeff Sessions made a surprise appearance at today's White House press briefing, slamming cities that are working to actively ignore the federal law to turn over people who are living
Conservative leadership candidate Maxime Bernier says he would give RCMP and border agents more resources to help address the flow of migrants crossi
Conservative leadership candidate Maxime Bernier says he would give RCMP and border agents more resources to help address the flow of migrants crossi
President Jacob Zuma's decision to bid Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan home from an investor roadshow in London was met with condemnation, as the rand weakened.
The Auburn Republican voted for the GOP health-care bill in a House committee earlier this month, and now the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC) is targeting him for it.
The Auburn Republican voted for the GOP health-care bill in a House committee earlier this month, and now the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC) is targeting him for it.
 Attorney General Jeff Sessions issued a warning to sanctuary cities in a Monday White House briefing, threatening to pull federal funding for states and cities that do not follow federal code o
Luanda - Angolan head of State José Eduardo dos Santos has been encouraged by his Equatorial Guinean counterpart, Obiang Nguema, to continue with his role as adviser and contribute to the peace in th
Federal government ministers are keeping mum on the details of the Liberal's marijuana legalization plan, as provinces consider the legislative and r
Tehran, March 26, IRNA -- The ninth meeting between Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin, will be another sign that the two regional powers have to engage more
''New early elections in Bulgaria during this or the next year would have serious political consequences'', commented political scientist Prof Antoniy Galabov, according to Focus News. “The first oppo
45 citizens of third countries were detained at the Bulgarian border between 24 and 27 March 2017, the press centre of Chief Directorate Border Police announced. The situation at the state border of t
The Maharashtra Metro Rail Corporation Ltd, which is implementing the Nagpur and Pune metro projects, cumulatively costing about ?20,000 crore, has implemented a new project-monitoring platform calle
Cab aggregator Ola has expanded its Ola Play services to Hyderabad. The service, currently available in Bengaluru, Delhi and Mumbai, provides personalised content over the cloud.“Our customers spend
Villagers are not overly worried over the award of final contract by the Centre to a private contractor for tapping hydrocarbons under the discovered small fields policy in Pudukkottai District.R Ra.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A mystery rooted in President Donald Trump's claim that he was wiretapped by then President Barack Obama during the 2016 election campaign deepened on Monday with the disclosure
Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili has said Georgian Defense Minister Levan Izoria intends to visit Ukraine in two days. “In two days our defense minister will pay a visit to Ukraine,&
Luanda - Angola will host the joint military exercises with representatives from Serbia and the United States on 4 - 15 December this year in Dande municipality, northern Bengo province. ,   &n
The day before Rep. Devin Nunes claimed Trump Tower may have been caught up in United States surveillance efforts during the transition period, the House Intelligence Committee chairman was on White
In a setback to the AAP ahead of the crucial MCD polls, its MLA Ved Parkash on Monday resigned from the party and the Delhi Assembly to join the BJP, alleging the Arvind Kejriwal government has “fail
By taking about 50 policy decisions within a week of taking over as Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister, Yogi Adityanath has shown he means business. During his first visit to Gorakhpur after assuming off..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday will announce that his son-in-law, Jared Kushner, will oversee a broad effort to overhaul the federal government, a White House official co
Human space travel to Mars is largely considered a far off moonshot – though not entirely impossible – to the international scientific community, considering the entire trek would take years and coul
Luanda - The President of Equatorial Guinea Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo ended Monday his few-hour working visit to Angola after discussing with his local counterpart, José Eduardo dos Santos, the
Islamabad, March 27, IRNA -- A veteran Pakistani diplomat strongly believes that appointment of former army chief General Raheel Sharif to assume the command of controversial Saudi-led military allia
Islamabad, March 27, IRNA - Pakistan analysts, former diplomats, and opposition parties have criticized the new move by Pakistan government to issue the NOC (No Objection Certificate) to former army
Chinese officials are taking a green approach to solving the country’s air pollution problem, starting with a new project in Beijing and the surrounding province of Hebei to plant more trees and shru
Moscow, March 27, IRNA – President Hassan Rouhani heading a high ranking delegation arrived in Moscow on Monday for a two-day official visit to Russia.
Luanda - The visit to Angola by the Equatorial Guinea's Head of State, Teodoro Obiang Nguema, on Monday is meant to strengthening South-South cooperation and mutual consultations. ,    
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