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India, Pakistan become full members of SCO

India, Pakistan become full members of SCO

Modi thanked Xi for supporting India to join the SCO and said that the two countries should respect each others core interests and appropriately manage differences, according to the Chinese foreign ministry post. Relations between India and China has witnessed a downturn owing to differences over a series of issues, including the latter blocking India's move to get Jaish-e-Mohammed chief Masood Azhar banned by the United Nations, its opposition to India's bid for NSG membership and ...


Trump denies seeking Comey 'loyalty,' dodges tapes question

Trump denies seeking Comey 'loyalty,' dodges tapes question

Those in the secured meeting will be able to discuss the matter only among themselves and they certainly will neither agree on the truth of what they are told, nor disclose the testimony. According to Politico, Trump's defense and security advisers had included in his prepared speech a clear endorsement of the mutual-defense pledge, but Trump himself struck it out just before speaking.



Trump calls Comey a liar

WILLIAM BRANGHAM: The president publicly broke his silence about James Comey's testimony today in a Rose Garden news conference with Klaus Iohannis, the president of Romania. Comey, who was sacked by Trump in May, did not make any major disclosures about any links between Trump or his associates and alleged Russian meddling.



Trump says Comey not telling truth, willing to respond under oath

WILLIAM BRANGHAM: The president publicly broke his silence about James Comey's testimony today in a Rose Garden news conference with Klaus Iohannis, the president of Romania. Again, Trump's goal is force people to choose who they trust, him or Comey . "I tend to place more credence in testimony that's given under oath". Trump agreed Wednesday not to directly engage on Comey , and by the time the ousted Federal Bureau of Investigation director took the witness stand, tweeting "was not ...


Pound dives as UK enters new period of uncertainty

Pound dives as UK enters new period of uncertainty

That still left sterling down 1.7 per cent against the dollar on the day and on track for its biggest one-day fall since last June, though that move was dwarfed by an nearly 8 per cent dive the day after last June's European Union referendum.