Sunday November 17-th, 2019

Johnson Attacked by Sikh Lawmaker Over Comments on Muslims

Boris Johnson appeared to call Jeremy Corbyn a "big girl's blouse" during a heated Prime Minister's Question session. His comments were met with loud applause and cheers from the opposition benches. Boris Johnson did not apologise for his com...

Disney, Royal Caribbean pledge to donate millions in hurricane relief to Bahamas Disney, Royal Caribbean pledge to donate millions in hurricane relief to Bahamas

This Sunday, Jermaine Bell will turn 7, and after saving money for a birthday trip to Disney World, he decided his birthday cash was better spent helping those evacuated from the SC coast ahead of Hurricane Dorian , WJBF reports. Nine counties in ...

US Offers Financial Reward Up To $15 Million For Intel On IRGC US Offers Financial Reward Up To $15 Million For Intel On IRGC

The Financial Times reported that Brian Hook, the State Department pointman on Iran, despatched emails to captain Akhilesh Kumar during which he introduced "good news" of thousands and thousands in U.S. According to FT, the USA will offer rewar...

US will block $15 billion French credit line to Iran US will block $15 billion French credit line to Iran

In response to the USA withdrawal from the nuclear deal, Iran has scaled back its nuclear commitments. In two separate moves already, Iran reduced its commitments outlined in the deal and vowed further measures unless the European signatories of th...

British lawmakers reject Boris Johnson’s bid for snap election British lawmakers reject Boris Johnson’s bid for snap election

The bill would require the government to delay Brexit until 31 January unless it has agreed on an exit deal or secured MPs' approval for "no-deal" by 19 October. "If he has a Brexit plan - be it No Deal or this new mystery proposed deal we are yet to...

Brexit: How did your MP vote on the Brexit delay bill?

The bill, which instructs Johnson to request another Brexit extension if he can not secure a deal with the European Union in the coming weeks, was approved by 329 votes to 300 in its initial phase in the House of Commons on Wednesday. But it is onl...

YouTube Removes More Than 100,000 Videos For Violating Its Hate Speech Policy YouTube Removes More Than 100,000 Videos For Violating Its Hate Speech Policy

If you want to look at it another way, it's kind of horrifying to contemplate that YouTube had 17,000 channels with blatant enough hate speech that the site was able to identify and remove them. In its latest blog post , YouTube reiterated that wh...

Hong Kong stocks surge after extradition bill withdrawal reports Hong Kong stocks surge after extradition bill withdrawal reports

Ahead of Lam's speech, Hong Kong's Hang Seng Index jumped 4 percent. In making Wednesday's surprise decision, Lam acceded to one of five demands made by the protesters, which include an independent probe into allegations of police brutality and the l...

Brexit: DUP back PM as no deal opponents defeat government

It's after party rebels and opposition MPs defeated the government in the first stage of their attempt to pass a law created to block a no-deal Brexit . On the eve of MPs' return to Westminster, Mr Corbyn will chair a meeting of his shadow cabinet t...

PM Modi in Russian Federation, visits Zvezda shipbuilding complex with President Putin PM Modi in Russian Federation, visits Zvezda shipbuilding complex with President Putin

Modi also participated in the 5th Eastern Economic Forum as the Chief Guest. "We expect that this highly anticipated meeting between President Putin and Prime Minister Modi will take the special and privileged partnership between the two countrie...

Hurricane Dorian: The destruction of the Abaco Islands Hurricane Dorian: The destruction of the Abaco Islands

PM Minnis said the priority now was for search and rescue, but added: "We can expect more deaths to be recorded". "We are in the midst of a historic tragedy in parts of the northern Bahamas", the Bahamas' Prime Minister Hubert Minnis, said in a new...

Brexit: Parliament Members Vote To Block Johnson's No-Deal Exit Brexit: Parliament Members Vote To Block Johnson's No-Deal Exit

Assuming that a rebel bill created to block a no-deal Brexit passes the House of Commons, the premier assumes the only way of breaking the deadlock gripping British politics is to ask the people to elect a new Parliament, said the person, who asked n...

Marginal-to-Slight Risk of Severe Weather Possible This Evening Marginal-to-Slight Risk of Severe Weather Possible This Evening

Heavy downpours can cause flash floods and water pooling on roads. The primary hazard with this line of storms will be damaging winds; however, large hail and an isolated tornado can not be ruled out. This alert is different than a thunderstorm war...

Tan Dhesi challenges Johnson over 'hurtful' veil comments

Mr Dhesi asked the Prime Minister when he will apologise for his "shameful comments", and also when he will order an inquiry into Islamophobia in the Conservative Party . Johnson's cabinet includes Javid, who is his chancellor and who has previously...

Israel PM vows to annex West Bank settlements Israel PM vows to annex West Bank settlements

Under worldwide rules and law, the settlements are illegal, as well as, major unbalanced blocks to an Israeli-Palestinian peace settlement. However, Al Ahmad described Netanyahu's statements as "rude", confirming that they were made with the suppor...

Infant found hidden inside American woman's luggage at NAIA Infant found hidden inside American woman's luggage at NAIA

Mr Mabulac said they could not confirm the age of the baby or if Talbot was a legal guardian of the baby, since the authorities did not find any travel document to indicate the infant's information. Bureau of Immigration (BI) turned over Talbot to th...

Victim in Stanford Swimmer Brock Turner's Sexual Assault Case Reveals Her Identity Victim in Stanford Swimmer Brock Turner's Sexual Assault Case Reveals Her Identity

In 2016, Turner was convicted for sexually assaulting Miller outside a fraternity party in 2015. Miller read out a powerful victim impact statement in court ahead of Turner's sentencing and it quickly went viral. "It is one of the most importan...

Britain's Boris Johnson Proposes Early Election On October 15

An October election would open up three likely options: a Brexit-supporting government under Johnson, a Labour government led by veteran socialist Jeremy Corbyn or a hung parliament that could lead to a coalition or minority government of some kind.

Woman arrested after impersonating daughter during traffic stop Woman arrested after impersonating daughter during traffic stop

Garcia, who was reportedly wanted on several warrants, was behind the wheel of a silver BMW when an officer stopped her in Farmington for driving around without a license plate. Garcia was booked into the Davis County Jail just after 3 a.m. on Satu...

Vegan woman sues neighbours for braaiing in their back yard: 'It's deliberate' Vegan woman sues neighbours for braaiing in their back yard: 'It's deliberate'

Cilla Carden, from Perth in Australia had claimed that she couldn't enjoy her garden anymore because the smell of cooked meat was wafting in from over the fence, and took her case to the Australian Supreme Court. Though she reportedly is considering ...

Jacob Rees-Mogg criticised for 'lying down' during key Brexit debate Jacob Rees-Mogg criticised for 'lying down' during key Brexit debate

Rees-Mogg rolled his eyes and smirked in response, as other MPs on the opposition benches yelled at him to " sit up ". The member of parliament did not move. "March with us & demand a #PeoplesVote on October 19th". But the new leader of the House...

Drug bust on ship nets record 1.3 tonnes of heroin Drug bust on ship nets record 1.3 tonnes of heroin

The NCA received intelligence that there would be heroin on the MV Gibraltar when it docked at Felixstowe on August 30th, en route to Antwerp. A joint investigation by Dutch, British and Belgian police forces resulted in the seizure of almost 1.3 t...

'Iran to release seven crew members of detained British tanker' 'Iran to release seven crew members of detained British tanker'

But the owners say they have not received confirmation of a release date directly from the Iranian authorities. Iran will free seven crew members of the detained British-flagged tanker Stena Impero, Iranian state television reported on Wednesday....

All Conservative rebel Brexit lawmakers will be expelled from party All Conservative rebel Brexit lawmakers will be expelled from party

Philip Hammond, who served as Theresa May's Chancellor until just weeks ago, was among them - as was Rory Stewart , another former minister and the breakout star of this summer's Conservative leadership contest that Johnson ultimately won.

Baby born 117 days after 'brain death' of mother Baby born 117 days after 'brain death' of mother

A healthy baby girl was delivered from a brain-dead woman kept alive for more than three months to allow the fetus to develop, a Czech hospital has announced. The mother's identity has not been revealed. According to News 18 , the mother was place...

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