We were always at war with Eastasia. MSNBC, a seemingly neoconservative news outlet, is enraged that Congressional Republicans won't accept—on blind faith—the intelligence community's view that Russia was the ...

KARACHI: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) is taking action against the custom agents for their failure to file sales tax returns despite the fact that the service providers are already filing returns with the ...

The Attorney General, Avihai Mandelblit, decided to summon MK Basel Ghattas (Joint List) on Thursday to a pre-indictment hearing, and notified the MK that absent exceptional circumstances in which he can convince ...

Civil libertarians are blasting new rules from House Republicans that would impose fines on lawmakers who take pictures or livestream video on the House floor. The fines are intended to prevent a repeat of protests ...

Larry Flynt, the Hustler publisher and First Amendment advocate, says the media needs to do a better job covering President-elect Donald Trump. “Hold him accountable at all times,” Flynt told us. “He makes the ...

Failure by MPs to pass regulations to govern a Sh1 billion oversight fund could influence senators as they meet on Thursday over the contentious election laws. Meanwhile, MPs from both sides of the political divide ...

NAIROBI —  Kenya's Electoral Commission says political wrangles and tension related to biometric voter technology may delay preparations for the country's upcoming elections. The opposition is threatening protests ...

STANS, Switzerland, Jan. 4 (UPI) -- Pilatus Aircraft Ltd. is to supply its PC-21 turboprop trainer planes to the air forces of France and Jordan. The Swiss company said 17 planes were ordered recently by France. Jordan ...

In a quick turnaround, a GOP-backed amendment to make sweeping changes to the Office of Congressional Ethics (OCE) was swiftly withdrawn, after a wave of negative reactions. The amendment, which was adopted during a ...

Freedom of the press is one of the most valued rights protected under the United States Constitution. Among other things, the constitution’s First Amendment bars creation of any law limiting freedom of speech, or of ...

The Czech Republic is considering amending its constitution to allow citizens to use legally obtained arms for defense against terrorists following the attacks in Berlin and Nice. “The terrorist attacks we have seen ...

US Senator Ted Cruz and House Representative Ron DeSantis proposed an amendment to the constitution to put a cap on terms that members of Congress may serve, the lawmakers said in a joint press release. WASHINGTON ...

WASHINGTON: US House Republicans scrapped on Tuesday a controversial rules change that would have gutted a congressional ethics office, after President-elect Donald Trump rebuked the strategy hours before lawmakers were ...

Amid blowback from Democrats, Rep. Marsha Blackburn on Tuesday defended a GOP-backed amendment that would weaken the House's outside ethics watchdog. Blackburn said the amendment would provide more transparency in ...

House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy stood by the Republicans’ decision to put a hold on making major changes to the independent Office of Congressional Ethics (OCE) Tuesday, saying the modifications should be made ...

Donald Trump adviser Kellyanne Conway on Tuesday defended a move by House Republicans to gut an independent congressional ethics office. Conway said she had not discussed the amendment with Trump and that the proposed ...

By Simone Pathe and Rema Rahman House Republicans quickly reversed their position on a provision in a House Rules package that would have significantly changed how the independent Office of Congressional Ethics ...

US House Republicans scrapped Tuesday a controversial rules change that would have gutted a congressional ethics office, after President-elect Donald Trump rebuked the strategy hours before lawmakers were to vote on ...

Republicans in the US House of Representatives have voted to weaken the body that investigates claims of misconduct against members of Congress.Under the change, the independent Office of Congressional Ethics would come ...

House Republicans are moving to adopt a proposal weakening the chamber's outside ethics watchdog, removing its independence and establishing new limitations on its powers. The House GOP Conference on ...