Tuesday December 11-th, 2018

May's Brexit compromise hits snag, wrangling to continue

The government could yet suffer a damaging rebellion on key Brexit legislation after Tory rebels were left unhappy at ministers' "sneaky" efforts at a compromise. It said MPs would be able to vote only on a "neutral" motion, confirming that they have...

Spanish court upholds prison sentence for princess’ husband Spanish court upholds prison sentence for princess’ husband

Inaki Urdangarin , a former Olympic handball medal victor who has been married for two decades to the king's sister, Princess Cristina, is the closest person to the ruling family of the Bourbons to be convicted and imprisoned. The Supreme Court also ...

Pakistan Taliban leader Mullah Fazlullah killed in USA strike, official says Pakistan Taliban leader Mullah Fazlullah killed in USA strike, official says

According to a statement attributed to U.S. Forces-Afghanistan spokesman, Martin O'Donnell, the U.S. carried out a "counterterrorism strike" on June 14 near the border region between Afghanistan and Pakistan targeting "a senior leader of a designat...

Trump says Crimea is part of Russian Federation Trump says Crimea is part of Russian Federation

Diplomatic sources told Buzzfeed that when when Trump engaged with world leaders over dinner, he spoke of how Crimea is Russian because so many people who live there speak the language. Trump reportedly said, Crimea is Russian because everyone sp...

Yemeni forces reach surroundings of Hodeidah airport Yemeni forces reach surroundings of Hodeidah airport

Guterres said UN officials also examined arms and related materiel seized in Bahrain and an unmanned surface vessel laden with explosives recovered by United Arab Emirates forces. UAE Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash has called on ...

Possible severe thunderstorms for Leeds-Grenville Possible severe thunderstorms for Leeds-Grenville

Severe thunderstorm warnings are issued when imminent or occurring thunderstorms are likely to produce or are producing one or more of the following: large hail, damaging winds, torrential rainfall. Chatham-Kent and Windsor-Essex remain under a sever...

WH Adviser Apologizes For 'Special Place In Hell' For Trudeau Remark WH Adviser Apologizes For 'Special Place In Hell' For Trudeau Remark

It was very friendly. Other than he had a news conference because he assumed I was on an airplane and wasn't watching. "That's going to cost him a lot of money ". "And this was particularly important on the eve of a far more important summit in Kore...

Date for Eid Al Fitr announced in Oman Date for Eid Al Fitr announced in Oman

The committee said the moon sighting was confirmed on Thursday night in Al Ghazlania area in Qatar. Eid ul-Fitr 2018 Date India: When is Eid al-Fitr in 2018? Saudi Arabia , Indonesia and Japan will celebrate Eidul Fitr on June 15 (Friday).

Trump Mocked After Lauding North Korea's Real Estate Potential Trump Mocked After Lauding North Korea's Real Estate Potential

Trump also agreed to halt joint military exercises between the US and South Korea on the Korean Peninsula, though that decision seemed to surprise both Seoul and the Pentagon. When asked about North Korea's future economic model, Trump said it is fo...

Lawsuit: Justice Dept. failed to give McCabe info on… Lawsuit: Justice Dept. failed to give McCabe info on…

However, the new suit does not directly challenge McCabe's dismissal, but rather claims that the Justice Department is violating the law by refusing to identify and share the internal policies that led to his termination one day short of the 20 yea...

Approval given for referendum on removal of blasphemy offence Approval given for referendum on removal of blasphemy offence

In his imaginary conversation with God, Fry said he would tell God: "How dare you create a world in which there is such misery that is not our fault?" Ironically, the man who made the report said he had not personally been offended by Mr Fry's re...

Trump officials to begin building tent city to house migrant children Trump officials to begin building tent city to house migrant children

It was last used in 2016 to house migrant children and families in large, dormitory-style canvas tents. The U.S. government will open a temporary shelter for unaccompanied immigrant children in El Paso County, as existing facilities for children ...

Two roller coaster riders fall 30+ feet after vehicle derails in Daytona Two roller coaster riders fall 30+ feet after vehicle derails in Daytona

In total ten riders were removed from the coaster. They said they were working to rescue the people who were stuck in a dangling roller coaster auto. The fire department tweeted after 9 p.m. that they were still trying to rescue the two riders in t...

Sarah Huckabee Sanders denies CBS News report she’s leaving the White House Sarah Huckabee Sanders denies CBS News report she’s leaving the White House

I love my job. Sanders said the president was simply enforcing a policy that has been present for "decades". "That's not what I said", she replied. John McCain, who is suffering from brain cancer. Sanders took over as press secretary after Sean...

Australia PM will make national apology to sex-abuse victims Australia PM will make national apology to sex-abuse victims

The royal commission recommended a "failure to report" criminal offence if a person knew, suspected or should have suspected that an adult associated with an institution was or had engaged in child sexual abuse. A further 18 are still under review an...

Korean Americans Respond To 'Surreal' Trump-Kim Summit Korean Americans Respond To 'Surreal' Trump-Kim Summit

As well as pulling the United States out of the 2015 nuclear deal with Iran, Trump disowned on Saturday a joint communique issued by Group of Seven leaders, just hours after he had left their summit for the meeting with Kim. About 37,000 U.S. troop...

Trump pledges security guarantees to NKorea after summit Trump pledges security guarantees to NKorea after summit

Asked by CBS News' Major Garrett about why the document he signed with Kim Jong-un had not mentioned the words "irreversible" or "verifiable" with respect to denuclearization, Trump said that the language of the document was quite "plain".

James Comey Used Personal Email For FBI Business, Inspector General Finds James Comey Used Personal Email For FBI Business, Inspector General Finds

FBI Director Christopher Wray is defending the FBI in response to a scathing inspector general report that heavily criticized the actions of his predecessor in the Hillary Clinton email investigation. Both sides of the partisan divide in U.S. poli...

United Nations chief commends DPRK, U.S. for pursuing diplomatic solution United Nations chief commends DPRK, U.S. for pursuing diplomatic solution

President Moon Jae-in talks on the phone with U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday. But some experts have warned the wording of the Singapore Summit agreement signed by Mr Trump and Kim appears surprisingly weak. The Korean Peninsula situation...

George HW Bush becomes first president to reach age of 94 George HW Bush becomes first president to reach age of 94

It is a "very low-key day with family, which, as you know, is perfection as he sees it", McGrath said . Barbara Bush would've turned 93 last Friday. "Happiest 94th to our Gamps, the anchor of our family, our compass", Hager wrote on her Instagram ...

German police thwart suspected Islamic extremist ricin attack plot, prosecutors say German police thwart suspected Islamic extremist ricin attack plot, prosecutors say

The 29-year-old Tunisian citizen, identified as Sief Allah H., has been in police custody for two days after special police units raided his apartment late on Tuesday, seizing the highly toxic ricin agent. They did not comment on a report that Americ...

UN Resolution on Gaza Violence Blow to US - Palestinian Foreign Minister UN Resolution on Gaza Violence Blow to US - Palestinian Foreign Minister

While resolutions passed by the UN General Assembly are not binding, they do still hold political and diplomatic significance. The vote for the "Protection of the Palestinian civilian population" resolution, which took place in the General Assemb...

Obama meets with possible 2020 presidential contenders Obama meets with possible 2020 presidential contenders

According to Politico , Obama has met with a handful of potential candidates in his D.C. office. Cory Booker , D-N.J., former Vice President Joe Biden , former Massachusetts Gov. Obama's public involvement in the 2018 election has so far focused p...

Shujaat Bukhari- Know something about his career Shujaat Bukhari- Know something about his career

Bukhari, who was in his 50s, received volley of bullets shattering the window panes of his vehicle and leaving him and the two policemen in a pool of blood. It's not clear, who attacked the journalist, but the development has sent shock waves in the ...

Mosque Stabbing: Two dead as knifeman storms South Africa mosque Mosque Stabbing: Two dead as knifeman storms South Africa mosque

The South African National Civic Organisation (Sanco) on Thursday condemned the Malmesbury mosque knife attack in the Western Cape and conveyed condolences to the families of the two men who were killed in the attack. "We do not have any further deta...

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