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What did Melania Trump wear in Saudi Arabia? And why it matters

The UAE delegation will be led by Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces, who arrived in Riyadh on Saturday. The two were overheard discussing natural resources and arms, and Salman bemoaned the destruction caused by Syria's civil war. When women from Western nations visit Saudi Arabia, they typically forgo a head covering. Read More »

Klopp touts Gerrard as Liverpool successor


Given Arsenal and Manchester City's recent appearances in the UCL, they would be seeded if they came fourth and fell into the qualifying play-off. However, the former midfielder was quick to add that Liverpool , who need to win to be certain of a top four finish, should approach the game in the right manner and should look to attack Middlesbrough from the start. Read More »

No US involvement in deal with IS fighters: Pentagon

The decision is linked to the effort to retake the city of Raqqa. However, the USA has used the PKK/PYD as its ally in Syria in combatting ISIL. USA advisers have so far maintained peace within the factions by creating buffer zones separating Kurdish fighters from Turkish-backed forces. Read More »

Pippa Middleton Marries James Matthews - All the Details!

Prince William and Prince Harry arrived together wearing formal suits . Swiss tennis player Roger Federer and his wife Mirka attend the wedding of Pippa Middleton, the sister of Britain's Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, and James Matthews at St Mark's Church in Englefield, west of London, on May 20, 2017. Read More »

Trump Denies Asking Comey To Close Investigation on Flynn

By Thursday morning, his response was a little less so. On Thursday, Trump declared himself the victim of the "greatest witch hunt" in American political history and denied allegations of collusion . Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein reportedly told senators that he knew President Trump was going to fire FBI Director James Comey before writing a memo outlining Comey's alleged failings. Read More »

Pippa Middleton marries as royals look on

Her husband Prince William is still being ribbed for his poor behaviour - he stuck out his tongue at one point - at his uncle Andrew's wedding in 1986, when William was just 4. Middleton, 33, came to the church accompanied by her father Michael in a vintage Jaguar convertible. The duchess arrived with the young group, who wore outfits by exclusive children's clothing company Pepa & Co, and marshalled them back into the two luxury limousines that ferried them to the church. Read More »

FBI probe moves into White House

The Post didn't name the official. A Washington Post report , citing anonymous sources familiar with the matter, said a senior Trump adviser is now considered a “person of interest” in the law enforcement investigation into whether Trumps campaign associates co-ordinated with Russian Federation in an effort to sway the 2016 election. Read More »

Trump receives regal welcome in Saudi Arabia

King Salman bin Abdulaziz greeted Trump on a red carpet as he stepped off Air Force One, shaking the hand of his wife, Melania, and riding in the USA presidential limousine. In another development, the Washington Post said a current White House official close toTrump was a significant "person of interest" in the investigation into possible ties with Russian Federation. Read More »

Pippa Middleton's wedding day

Suspense is building over whether Prince Harry will use the occasion to spotlight his relationship with American actress Meghan Markle, who plays an ambitious paralegal in the US television drama " Suits ". The news of their joint attendance was thought by many royal watchers to be a sign of how serious their relationship has grown. Britain's Prince Harry , right, leaves after the wedding of Pippa Middleton and James Matthews at St Mark's Church in Englefield, England Saturday, May 20, ... Read More »

Melania Trump arrives in Middle East, shuns headscarf

Trump has repeatedly dismissed the controversy as a "witch hunt". "This package of defence equipment and services support the long-term security of Saudi Arabia and the Gulf region in the face of Iranian threats", the official said. Her husband had criticized former first lady Michelle Obama for not wearing a headscarf during a 2015 visit to the kingdom. Trump made no substantial remarks on his first day overseas and spent most of his time shuttling between opulent palace ballrooms with ... Read More »

Premier League final day: Match by match guide


A win over Middlesbrough will guarantee Champions League football and that could be the final convincing factor when it comes down to a player deciding whether to join Klopp at Anfield. For Guardiola and Klopp, it is a chance for them to enter Europe's elite for the first time as manager of their present clubs. Klopp acknowledges that his squad will need strengthening regardless of what happens but stressed that he does not want signings who are motivated exclusively by the prospect of ... Read More »

United States extends Iran nuclear sanctions relief but introduces new sanctions


Stuart Jones , the top us diplomat in charge of the Middle East, said the still forming a "comprehensive Iran policy", alluding to President Donald Trump's assertion that he may tear up the deal after he finishes reviewing it. Acting U.S. Attorney Sandra Brown said the anti-racketeering indictment targets 44 members and associates of the gang, including the one-time leader of a Los Angeles faction of MS-13. Read More »

United States spat erupts ahead of Trump visit to region

According to Channel 2, the American advance team rejected Israel's suggestion that Netanyahu accompany Trump, claiming that it was a "private visit". The controversy erupted as Israel's right-wing government becomes increasingly nervous about Trump's inexperience and unique personality, his new peace push and his backing away from a campaign pledge to move the US embassy to Jerusalem . Read More »

White House overtaken by Russian minarets on new Time cover

The White House did not comment for the story. The White House has denied any such research was taking place, CNN said . Rep. Al Green, (D-TX), said on the House floor on Wednesday: 'The President must be impeached. This comes as more officials and media personalities question Trump's antics and his fitness for office. An attorney close to White House counsel Don McGahn also questioned the reports , saying it wasn't something he would authorize. Read More »

Cornyn Withdraws From Consideration as FBI Director


Senate Democrats are demanding that Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein name a special prosecutor for an investigation into Russia's influence in the 2016 US presidential elections before moving forward with Comey's replacement. "That's a ridiculous position", Cornyn said May 10, the day after Comey was sacked. Trump has said a decision could come as soon as this week. Trump wants to move quickly to name Comey's replacement. Read More »

Former FBI director Comey to testify publicly

Despite agreeing to testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee, Comey declined to testify before the Judiciary Committee. Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., who chairs a Judiciary subcommittee panel that has been driving much of the Russian Federation probe, echoed Grassley's and Feinstein's frustrations, and said he was "surprised" Comey would agree to testify at all, "given the fact that we now have a Special Counsel who will likely be investigating matters related" to his conversations ... Read More »

White House official subject of Russia probe

Trump fired Comey on May 9, a week before reports of the Comey memo emerged. But he made clear it was not his intention for President Donald Trump and other White House officials to use the document to justify firing Comey, which is what they have done. Read More »

Flooding Prompts Montreal to Declare State of Emergency

The Red Cross asked for donations to provide emergency aid to more than 1,500 displaced by the floods. The Ministry of Public Safety said waters were expected to crest sometime Monday in Quebec province. "When people go to their local centre they get information from the Red Cross. We're just trying to live it day by day and see what happens", said resident Bessy Agelakos. Read More »

Nigerian girls held captive by Boko Haram for 3 years meet families


This month's release was the largest liberation of hostages since 276 Chibok schoolgirls were abducted from their boarding school in 2014. Recall that a relative of one of the rescued Chibok girls, Peter Joseph, raised alarm that the Federal Government barred the girls, from sharing their experience under Boko Haram captivity with their parents. Read More »

Colourful royal fans descend on quiet village for Pippa's wedding

Roger Federer has traded tennis practice for Pippa Middleton's wedding. "(Prince) George was waving, ( Princess) Charlotte was waving and Kate stooped next to them. Guest have been arriving to St Mark's Church in the quiet village Englefield to watch Pippa Middletown and James Matthews tie the knot. The best man is Spencer Matthews, the groom's 28-year-old younger brother, who shot to fame on reality TV show Made in Chelsea . Read More »