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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - An estimated 23 million people would lose health coverage by 2026 under Republican legislation aimed at repealing Obamacare, a nonpartisan congressional agency said on Wednesday
Tehran, May 24, IRNA – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and the Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdo?an in a telephone conversation on Wednesday underlined opening a new page in the two countries'
Tehran, May 24, IRNA -- Secretary of Supreme National Security Council Ali Shamkhani underlined the need to begin relations between the national security bodies of Iran and Turkey.
Tehran, May 24, IRNA -- Iran's cultural attaché to Bishkek Ali Hakempour said on Wednesday that Iran and Kyrgyzstan are to remove visa restrictions to ease exchange of visits between the two
(Reuters) - Vermont's governor on Wednesday halted, at least temporarily, efforts to become the ninth state to legalize the recreational use of marijuana, but offered to work with state legislators to
Tehran, May 24, IRNA – The first leg of US President Donald Trump to the Middle East region and Saudi Arabia in particular irritated world Muslims for double-standard policy by the US First lady and
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Wednesday that his department is reviewing licenses for Boeing Co and Airbus to sell aircraft to Iran, telling lawmakers he will i
ABC News' Janai Norman reports from Capitol Hill as the bipartisan Congressional Caucus on Foster Youth hosts over 100 foster youth for its sixth annual Shadow Day.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Wednesday he does not yet know how Republicans will amass the votes needed to pass legislation now being crafted to dismantle
Tehran, May 24, IRNA -- Protecting shared borders and preventing terrorists groups' presence and activities in the border region of Iran and Pakistan is an inevitable necessity, Iran's Secret
Madrid, May 24, IRNA -- Cuban President Raul Castro in a message to President-elect Hassan Rouhani on Wednesday congratulated him on his re-election to the top executive post.
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - He still has a chance for missteps, but so far on his maiden international trip, Donald Trump has managed to avoid major stumbles and has stuck to the script in a way his advisers
Bill Wilson, a hereditary chief and the father of federal Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould, says the national inquiry into missing and murdered
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin told lawmakers on Wednesday that his department would work to increase sanctions pressure on Iran, Syria and North Korea and is reviewing
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A week after President Donald Trump said he was close to picking a new FBI director to replace the one he fired, the White House has decided to renew its search, CNN reported on
New Delhi, May 24, IRNA – Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena cabled a message on Wednesday to President-elect Hassan Rouhani to congratulate his re-election as the country's president.
Tehran, May 24, IRNA -- Britain as a negotiating party to Joint Comprehensive Plan Of Action (JCPOA) would spare no effort to fully implement it, said the country’s ambassador to Tehran on Wednesday.
Tehran, May 24, IRNA – Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab-African Affairs Hossein Jaberi Ansari said on Wednesday that Iran works hard to control terrorism and extremism in the region, but this crisis
Tehran, May 24, IRNA -- Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qasemi said on Wednesday that promotion of Iranophobia and outdated allegations against the Islamic Republic of Iran are doomed to failure.
Moscow, May 24, IRNA -- Iran and China high-ranking national security officials criticized US and Saudi Arabia's policies, including their recent multi-billion-dollar arms contract, as destabiliz
MINSK – OSCE Special Envoy to the Trilateral Contact Group Martin Sajdik is concerned about an abrupt growth of the civilian toll in Donbas. Sajdik told reporters in Minsk on Wednesday, showing
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Mitch McConnell, the top Republican in the U.S. Senate, says he could live without the drama surrounding President Donald Trump's White House, but from a policy standpoint sees
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Senior U.S. lawmakers want the House of Representatives to formally condemn Turkish security forces' violent response to a street protest in Washington during a recent visit by
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell told Reuters on Wednesday he expects bipartisan support for approval of a bill authorizing taxpayer and industry funding for the U.
Just before taking office, President Donald Trump promised to donate all profits earned from foreign governments back to the U.S. Treasury.But MSNBC has learned the Trump Organization is not tracking
Moscow, May 24, IRNA – Secretary of Iran's Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) Ali Shamkhani said on Wednesday that terrorism is still among the top global threats despite decline of Daesh (
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Wednesday said he has yet to hit upon a formula for repealing Obamacare and replacing it with a new healthcare program, but he exp
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump's businesses will donate profits from customers who self-identify as representatives of foreign governments to the U.S. Treasury, according to a pamphlet
Congress President Sonia Gandhi has convened a meeting of Opposition parties on Friday to discuss the upcoming Presidential polls.While a section of the Opposition has demanded a second term for Pres
Luanda - Angola is attending the swearing in of the President-elect of Ecuador Lenin Moreno on Wednesday. ,   Representing the country at the inauguration ceremony is the Angolan ambassador t
President Donald Trump's newly unveiled budget contains a massive accounting error that uses the same money twice for two different purposes, NBC News reported. Based on its supersized projections of
Luanda - Angola is attending the celebrations of the 54th anniversary of creation of the Organisation of African Unity, currently the African Union, taking place Thursday in Mozambique. ,   Ang
Tehran, May 24, IRNA -- President-elect Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday that victory anniversary for liberation of Khorramshahr is regarded as a significant historical development and victory for th
Luanda - The founder of the Angolan Nation Agostinho Neto was posthumously awarded with the Order of Solidarity " El Mehdi Ben Barka" on Tuesday in Cuba, Angop has learnt . ,   The award was at
It was unacceptable for leaders to make remarks that undermine women, Minister Susan Shabangu said in response to Jeff Radebe's sexual overtures to a government employee.
Agricultural sector experts say the resignation of Agriculture Minister Taras Kutovyi may be due to a row in government over land reform. Taras Kutovyi, 41, published his letter of resignation on May
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. House of Representatives Intelligence Committee will subpoena former national security adviser Michael Flynn in its probe into alleged Russian meddling in the president
Tehran, May 24, IRNA – The members of Majlis (Parliament) in a statement on Wednesday condemned the crimes being committed by the Bahraini government.
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump's bid to slash funding for the United Nations would make it "impossible" for it to continue its essential work, a U.N. spokesman said on Wednesda
U.S. President Donald Trump arrived in Brussels from Rome on May 24 ahead of meetings on May 25 with other NATO leaders and the heads of European Union institutions. Read more here. The post Reuters:
Read the entire transcript of NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg’s May 24 press conference in Brussels here. BRUSSELS – Ukraine will not be the main event when the leaders of 28 nations tha
Investigators from the Prosecutor General’s Office of Ukraine (PGO) are conducting searches at the place of residence of the former officials of PJSC PrivatBank (Kyiv), as well as legal entities
Tehran, May 24, IRNA – Some readers of the Los Angeles Times newspaper in separate letters call into question the US relations with Iran and Saudi Arabia.
NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg says that the blocking of Russian social networks in Ukraine is an issue of national security, not freedom of speech. Read more here. The post UNIAN: NATO chief
United States President Donald Trump is selling off his multi-million-dollar 11-bedroom beachfront estate in the French Caribbean island of St Martin. Le Château des Palmiers,
The House Intelligence Committee will issue subpoenas to Michael Flynn, Rep. Adam Schiff said. Read more here. The post Politico: House Intelligence Committee to subpoena Flynn appeared first on KyivP
ROME — President Trump is expected to publicly endorse NATO’s mutual defense commitment at a ceremony May 25 at the alliance’s headquarters, an administration official said, breaking months of silence
Moscow, May 24, IRNA - The 8th International Meeting of High Representatives for Security Issues started in Moscow with the participation of Secretary of Iran's Supreme National Security Council
The Bank of Canada keeps its benchmark interest rate steady , but signals that could change once the weak U.S. economy starts to rebound as expected
The Bank of Canada keeps its benchmark interest rate steady , but signals that could change once the weak U.S. economy starts to rebound as expected
Tehran, May 24, IRNA – A senior diplomat says that extension of suspension of nuclear sanctions on Iran was the first test for the US President Donald Trump.
Tehran, May 24, IRNA – Former Secretary-General of the United Nations (UN) Kofi Annan said US President Donald Trump should reach out and talk to Iran.
The National Green Tribunal has directed authorities to ensure the closure of 76 polluting industries around Bengaluru’s Bellandur Lake. A bench headed by NGT Chairperson Justice Swatanter Kumar d...
Bulgarian President Rumen Radev will take part in the Meeting of NATO Heads of State and Government in Brussels on 25 May, the press secretariat of the head of state announced. The focus of the meetin
Haryana is a land of opportunities and enterprise and offers the best ecosystem to invest and reap the rewards of investment, Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar told industrialists in Hong Kong on We
The parliamentary secretary to the Minister of Public Services and Procurement will provide an update into the troubled Phoenix pay system Wednesday
''Today we often ask ourselves as Bulgarians what our main national priority should be. We cannot have a priority as a country and nation other than education'', Vice President Iliyana Yotova said in
Luena - The East Military Region (RML) of the Angolan Armed Forces (FAA) is already preparing the 2017/2018 instruction's year, an activity that is being drafted at the 14th Methodological Meeting of
Hlaudi Motsoeneng is facing a disciplinary hearing for calling a media briefing in which he attacked the SABC's new interim board for scrapping his 90/10 local music policy.
It’s a running joke that Tod Steward is the only Trump voter in Seattle, and it has springboarded him to appearances boosting the president on Canadian radio and TV. But a strain is setting in.
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