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No 10 responds to criticism of Theresa May's leadership

No 10 responds to criticism of Theresa May's leadership

Intensifying Tory infighting will not go unnoticed in Brussels , where the EU General Affairs Council is expected on Monday to approve guidelines for chief negotiator Michel Barnier to follow during talks on a post-Brexit transition period.


Police Commissioner Advise Kwankwaso Against Kano Visit

Police Commissioner Advise Kwankwaso Against Kano Visit

Mr. Kwankwaso said his visit is a well-planned one that will be peaceful. While he called on President Muhammadu Buhari to wade into the matter before it gets out of hand, Johnson condemned the decision of the Kano State Police Command restricting and halting the proposed visit of the lawmaker to Kano.


President postponed: Day of drama delayed as Catalan crisis drags on

President postponed: Day of drama delayed as Catalan crisis drags on

Catalan speaker Roger Torrent faces several hard choices. Madrid faces the decision of further exasperating separatist sentiments by arresting Puigdemont should he return, or appealing his candidacy to the Council of State. Puigdemont is expected to be arrested as soon as he returns to the country. She and Foreign Minister Alfosno Dastis refused to comment on a report in daily El Pais that said members of the government had pressured Constitutional Court judges to block Puigdemont's ...


Taliban threatens more violence after U.S. rejects talks

Taliban threatens more violence after U.S. rejects talks

Neighboring Pakistan also condemned Monday's attack , saying it "reiterates its strong condemnation of terrorism in all its forms and manifestations, especially the series of heinous attacks within the last week in Afghanistan ". On January 20, Taliban men armed with Kalashnikovs and suicide vests attacked the landmark Intercontinental Hotel and killed around 25 people, going from room to room searching for foreigners during the more than 12-hour ordeal.


Russian Federation will try to target USA mid-term elections, says Central Intelligence Agency director

Russian Federation will try to target USA mid-term elections, says Central Intelligence Agency director

US intelligence agencies said in January 2017 that they had determined that Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered a concerted hacking-and-propaganda campaign aimed at influencing the USA presidential election previous year, with the goals of undermining faith in the electoral process, denigrating Democratic Party candidate Hillary Clinton, and improving President Donald Trump's chances of winning.


North Korea selling clothes made from Kaesong Industrial Complex

North Korea selling clothes made from Kaesong Industrial Complex

North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un could have his nuclear missiles ready to hit the United States in a "handful of months", the director the Central Intelligence Agency has warned. Namibia has also cut ties with two of North Korea's state-run companies, which had previously helped construct a munitions factory as well as other military projects.