Saturday November 17-th, 2018

Labour peer Melvyn Bragg accuses Jeremy Corbyn of 'feebleness' on anti-Semitism Labour peer Melvyn Bragg accuses Jeremy Corbyn of 'feebleness' on anti-Semitism

The party says the same issues are covered elsewhere in the document. "Given the circumstances, I think it's appropriate therefore that they should go back and accept the global definition ". Highlighting that some business and union groups suppor...

Putin Ready To Invite Trump To Russia, Visit DC 'If Appropriate'

The Russian leader said telephone calls between Moscow and Washington were insufficient and that both sides needed to meet to talk about matters like the Iran nuclear deal and global conflicts. Putin said that in their recent meeting, they discussed ...

Britain must move in Brexit negotiations, Germany says Britain must move in Brexit negotiations, Germany says

Dublin would back any request from the United Kingdom for an extension to the Article 50 process to give more time to negotiate withdrawal from the EU, Irish foreign minister Simon Coveney has said. "But it also requires an intensification of the n...

Greece fires: At least 74 dead, hundreds rescued Greece fires: At least 74 dead, hundreds rescued

Authorities said bodies were found on roadsides. At least 80 people have died so far as Greece's deadliest fire continues to spread, but it is not known exactly how many are missing. The friend her sister had gone swimming with survived with ligh...

New Zealand Introduces Paid Domestic Violence Leave New Zealand Introduces Paid Domestic Violence Leave

It reaches into workplaces all over our country: "stalking, constant emails, attacks, or threats in and outside of the workplace making her late or making her miss work altogether, punishing her for being late", added Logie, who previously worked for...

Trump says did not know of 2016 Trump Tower meeting with Russians

Cohen has been hoping to use that information as a part of a deal from federal prosecutors who are investigating him. In other tweets, he attacked "the Fake News" for asking "dumb questions" and again decried special counsel Robert Mueller's inve...

Rights of OFWs: Kuwait social media star stays unapologetic Rights of OFWs: Kuwait social media star stays unapologetic

Al Qattan, who has 2.3 million followers on Instagram , sparked a massive outcry after posting the now deleted clip in which she gripes her "servants" would have a day off every week and be allowed to keep their passports under new laws introduced b...

Wildfire near Yosemite closing hotels, campgrounds and visitor services Wildfire near Yosemite closing hotels, campgrounds and visitor services

He says the park isn't under imminent danger from the nearby fire, but officials decided on the closure to allow crews to perform protective measures without having to deal with tourist traffic. "The wind could pick up and bring this fire to life", M...

Colombia drug gang reportedly puts $70G hit on dog's head Colombia drug gang reportedly puts $70G hit on dog's head

The German shepherd named Sombra discovered the cocaine, which the Gulf Clan had hidden in vehicle parts, at the airport of the city of Medellin. Colombia is considered the world's largest producer of cocaine. She has found hidden cargo in parts of...

May's Brexit plans 'dead' after Barnier blows hole in Chequers blueprint May's Brexit plans 'dead' after Barnier blows hole in Chequers blueprint

Raab gave no hint that his government would modify its proposal on the Irish backstop, which he repeated should be for a "time-limited" period. The plan would come into force as a "backstop" - if other options fail - in order to guarantee that ther...

Trump knew about Trump Tower meeting with Russians, Cohen source to CNN

Cohen, whose business dealings are being investigated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation, has longtime dealings in the taxi industry and owns several medallions for New York City yellow cabs that allow them to pick up passengers on the street.

Father in court over acid attack on three-year-old Father in court over acid attack on three-year-old

They are due before Kidderminster Magistrates Court this morning (25th). The other four were identified as Norbert Pulko, 22; Jan Dudi, 25; and Adam Cech, 27; and Jabar Paktia, 41. He has now been discharged, but the long-term consequences of his inj...

Ex-lawyer claims Trump knew of 2016 meeting with Russians

Cohen is prepared to make a statement to Robert Mueller , who is investigating alleged collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation in the 2016 presidential election, the networks said . Trump Jr responded "I love it" when first offe...

Trump opened to visit Moscow after invitation from Putin

President Donald Trump: "Thank you". "The president believes that the next bilateral meeting with President Putin should take place after the Russian Federation witch hunt is over, so we've agreed that it will be after the first of the year", he ...

Facebook Joins YouTube in Suspending Infowars' Alex Jones for Hate Speech Facebook Joins YouTube in Suspending Infowars' Alex Jones for Hate Speech

Those four videos have since been removed from Jones' channels. "We apply our policies consistently according to the content in the videos, regardless of the speaker or the channel", a YouTube spokesperson said in a statement Wednesday.

President Putin invites Donald Trump to Moscow President Putin invites Donald Trump to Moscow

Trump initially invited Putin to Washington, D.C., in the fall to follow up on their summit in Helsinki, Finland , which was widely criticized for the USA president's refusal to publicly confront the Russian leader over election interference.

Record heat broils Japan, prompting warnings Record heat broils Japan, prompting warnings

Thousands of people in Japan have been rushed to hospitals with heat stroke symptoms in the more than weeklong heat wave. He added that the heatwave was "a threat to life and we recognise it as a natural disaster". "And even at lower temperatures, ...

Republicans move to impeach Deputy AG Rosenstein over Russiagate docs Republicans move to impeach Deputy AG Rosenstein over Russiagate docs

The resolution on its own does not mean that the House is on the verge of voting to impeach Rosenstein, and conservative House members agreed Thursday morning to holding off on such a vote until after the August recess. Rosenstein, the No. 2 Just...

S. Korea firm: Laos dam damage found day before collapse S. Korea firm: Laos dam damage found day before collapse

The collapse sent 5 billon cubic metres of water through the San Sai district of Attapeu province, where the Xepian-Xe Nam Noy hydropower dam is located. People are evacuated by boat after a dam failed in southeastern Laos. Commercial operations we...

Cohen says Trump knew about Trump Tower meeting with Russians Cohen says Trump knew about Trump Tower meeting with Russians

Cohen alleges that he was present, along with several others, when Trump was informed of the Russians' offer by Trump Jr. Trump's eldest son, Donald Trump Jr ., along with Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner and senior campaign aide Paul Manafort ...

Hundreds of separated parents potentially deported Hundreds of separated parents potentially deported

On Tuesday, Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen told Fox News' "Special Report" that the Trump administration was "on track" to meet the reunification deadline. Interpreters are scarce. And even among those migrants who speak Spanish, ma...

After Turkey, Russia Openly Backs Iran Against US Sanctions After Turkey, Russia Openly Backs Iran Against US Sanctions

Turkish and American officials met last week to discuss USA sanctions that will begin coming into force on August 4 after Washington withdrew from the Iranian nuclear deal. We are getting oil from Iran. The minister also said Ankara not only told ...

Police restrain child during domestic violence call Police restrain child during domestic violence call

According to the both the officers, all they were trying to do was to deescalate the situation. This incident is one of dozens of violent encounters caught on camera in the last 5 years that illustrate the root of the ongoing disconnect between pol...

Zoo accused of painting donkeys to look like zebras Zoo accused of painting donkeys to look like zebras

Mr Sarhani, can be seen posing with the donkey with a wry grin on his face, maybe already knowing, that all is not what it seems. A closer look confirmed these suspicions while highlighting the fact it was clearly a donkey that had been painted to ...

USA should prepare new anti-Russian sanctions before Putin's visit to Washington USA should prepare new anti-Russian sanctions before Putin's visit to Washington

Mr Trump caused consternation after his performance with Vladimir Putin at their summit in Helsinki, Finland, last week. It wasn't immediately clear whether the Kremlin had formally turned down the White House behind the scenes or whether the US ...

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