Friday October 19-th, 2018

Kremlin troubled by string of United Kingdom poisonings endangering all of Europe Kremlin troubled by string of United Kingdom poisonings endangering all of Europe

Local MP John Glen said the local community was "anxious" after police opened a murder inquiry, although health officials have said the danger to the general public is low. Addressing reporters on Monday, Vladimir Putin's spokesman Dmitry Peskov ...

Seventh Wrestler Claims Jim Jordan Knew Of Team Doctor's Sexual Abuse Seventh Wrestler Claims Jim Jordan Knew Of Team Doctor's Sexual Abuse

Strauss' family, meanwhile, issued a statement this weekend saying they are "fully cooperating" with the investigation into complaints from the "alleged victims". Jordan had previously been floated by conservative circles as a long-shot potential su...

BEIJING BETRAYAL? Trump Accuses China of MEDDLING in North Korea Talks BEIJING BETRAYAL? Trump Accuses China of MEDDLING in North Korea Talks

Trump tweeted Monday "we agreed to the denuclearization of North Korea " and suggested China "may be exerting negative pressure" on North Korea because of an escalating trade dispute between the USA and China. Pompeo, however, said more talks...

Donald Trump defends USA position against global breastfeeding resolution Donald Trump defends USA position against global breastfeeding resolution

The resolution was introduced by Ecuador at the World Health Assembly in Geneva in May, and the USA delegation reportedly sought to water down the measure by removing language that called on governments to "protect, promote and support breast-feeding...

The British pound dives after Boris Johnson resigns as Foreign Secretary The British pound dives after Boris Johnson resigns as Foreign Secretary

In this image from TV, Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May gives a statement in parliament Monday, July 9, 2018. She said she and the two departed ministers "do not agree about the best way of delivering our shared commitment to honouring the re...

Who is Supreme Court contender Brett Kavanaugh?

WASHINGTON ― The fate of President Donald Trump's upcoming Supreme Court nominee once again rests with vulnerable Senate Democrats up for re-election this fall. "We're just four months before an election, and the conversation is about rushing thi...

England's victory over Sweden seen by 20m fans England's victory over Sweden seen by 20m fans

One person said: "I feel the behaviour is in itself shameful, however unintended". London Ambulance Service published images of the damage to the vehicle. In Nottingham, supporters were seen dancing on top of a bus shelter and a taxi driver's aut...

Haiti protests carry on despite fuel hike U-turn; flights cancelled Haiti protests carry on despite fuel hike U-turn; flights cancelled

Fresh looting broke out on the streets of Haiti's capital yesterday as protestors called for a two-day general strike despite the Government's climbdown over controversial fuel price hikes. A journalist from The Associated Press reported seeing sev...

Most senior Brexit official quits United Kingdom government Most senior Brexit official quits United Kingdom government

Traders said there was a growing risk of a leadership challenge that could usher in a new prime minister who backed a harder break with the EU. "It is as though we are sending our vanguard into battle with the white flags fluttering above them", Jo...

Read What Putin Told Russian Team After Loss To Croatia Read What Putin Told Russian Team After Loss To Croatia

The former Nigeria global who had tipped Stanislav Cherchesov's side for a place in the last four but was sad to see them bow out. Fyodor Smolov had his first penalty saved by Danijel Subasic and, although Russian Federation goalkeeper Igor Akinf...

The Trump Presidency: Trump is due to announce pick for Supreme Court

Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit. For 10 months they refused to even hold a hearing on the vacant seat that had previously been held by Justice Scalia, after President Obama nominated an eminently confirmable moderate judge. Still, Senator Roy...

Iran women dance in support of arrested Instagram teen

I didn't work with a team, I received no training. Other social media activists went to remind the world of the the double standard of the Iranian government, that leaves an Iranian man who is accused of rape and seeking to arrest a young teenager ...

Lebanese tourist gets 8-year jail term for insulting Egyptians Lebanese tourist gets 8-year jail term for insulting Egyptians

Mona al-Mazbouh was initially handed down 11 years but the sentence was later reduced to eight, the state-run Al-Ahram news agency reported. He presented to the court documents and a Lebanese magazine, where an ad was published to raise funds for M...

UK foreign secretary quits in protest over May’s Brexit plan UK foreign secretary quits in protest over May’s Brexit plan

His departure is a huge story and turns what might have been a couple of days of significant turmoil, into a significant crisis for Theresa May and the whole Brexit project. Brexit-backing lawmakers have been angered by May's plans, saying they wil...

Harry Kane's Norfolk uncle proudly watches the England captain in action Harry Kane's Norfolk uncle proudly watches the England captain in action

World Cup fever is sweeping the nation - and Danny McLaughlin has found himself at the centre of attention thanks to his unbelievable resemblance to star player Harry Kane . The Tottenham Hotspur star replied to a tweet by paediatric radiographer...

Ethiopian leader visits Asmara for historic peace talks Ethiopian leader visits Asmara for historic peace talks

Quoting from a "Joint Declaration of Peace and Friendship", Eritrean Information Minister Yemane Gebremeskel said on Twitter the "state of war that existed between the two countries has come to an end". He did not identify which port. He said the Eth...

Bihar teen rape: Principal, teacher sent to jail for fortnight Bihar teen rape: Principal, teacher sent to jail for fortnight

She then approached the police with a complaint against the principal, teachers and her schoolmates, reported NDTV News. Police officer Ajay Kumar Singh said investigations are on in the case, reports NDTV . The police sent the victim to the Sadar...

Duduzane Zuma appears in court in shackles, but gets R100 000 bail Duduzane Zuma appears in court in shackles, but gets R100 000 bail

The case has been postponed to 24 January 2019 and a bail of 100,000 rand ($7,4000; $5,400) was granted. Zuma's successor, President Cyril Ramaphosa , has staked his reputation on rooting out corruption since becoming head of state in February.

1 dead after helicopter crashed into residence 1 dead after helicopter crashed into residence

NBC affiliate WRAL reports the death was confirmed in a statement from Virginia State Police. Geller said search and recovery efforts were taking place at the site of the crash as federal, state, and local police worked with the Williamsburg Fire D...

Giuliani Demands 'Factual Basis' for Mueller Probe Before Any Trump Interview Giuliani Demands 'Factual Basis' for Mueller Probe Before Any Trump Interview

Trump is 'not ever going to become president, right? The investigation, headed by former FBI director Robert Mueller , has widely been expected to wind up in the next few months - possibly after a Mueller interview with Trump - but Giuliani said ...

Duterte: I stopped being a Catholic after being molested Duterte: I stopped being a Catholic after being molested

He believes in God. I'm not a prognostic (sic) and I'm not an atheist. "So I do not believe in God? If there is nobody that has really the technology in his mind, we will just be colliding with each other most of the time and nothing would be left ...

Korea talks sidelining human rights: United Nations rapporteur Korea talks sidelining human rights: United Nations rapporteur

North Korea's Foreign Ministry said the United States betrayed the spirit of last month's summit between President Donald Trump and Kim by making "unilateral and gangster-like" demands on 'CVID, ' or the complete, verifiable and irreversible de...

SC rejects review pleas of Delhi gang rape convicts against death sentence SC rejects review pleas of Delhi gang rape convicts against death sentence

The judgement was pronounced on a review petition filed by three out of the four convicts against a May 2017 order of the apex court, which had upheld the death sentence of the convicts. The apex court in its 2017 verdict had upheld the capital p...

Brexit minister David Davis steps down in blow to Theresa May Brexit minister David Davis steps down in blow to Theresa May

She said the government's Brexit plan was "far from perfect" but marked "grown-up steps". "All those of us who believe that we want to execute a proper Brexit, and one that is the best deal for Britain, have an opportunity now to get behind the p...

Syrian air defences hit Israeli warplane, intercept missiles Syrian air defences hit Israeli warplane, intercept missiles

The air base was also hit on 10 February, after Israel accused Iranian forces at the T4 base of sending a drone into Israeli territory. In addition to the Syrian army, Iranian fighters and Lebanese Hezbollah troops are also stationed at the air bas...

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