Saturday November 17-th, 2018

ANC will support constitutional amendment to expropriate land without compensation ANC will support constitutional amendment to expropriate land without compensation

Ramaphosa's announcement , which was repeated by ANC secretary general Ace Magashule, was widely criticised by some opposition parties as going against the Parliamentary Constitutional review process which is now holding public hearings on amending ...

Cambodia's ruling party claims election victory - Spokesman - International Cambodia's ruling party claims election victory - Spokesman - International

Cambodia's ruling party won in a widely expected result after the only credible opposition was silenced. The DAP news, a pro-government website, said later the CPP had won 114 seats. The White House said it was "neither free nor fair and failed to ...

Swedish Crown Jewels stolen in daring speedboat heist Swedish Crown Jewels stolen in daring speedboat heist

In this Tuesday, July 31, 2018 photo, a police cordon near the scene of a robbery at the Strangnas Cathedral , in Strangnas, Sweden . Police said in a statement that they were alerted to the theft at 11.44am. "We have spoken to witnesses, but w...

Giuseppe Conte: Trump's most useful friend in Europe Giuseppe Conte: Trump's most useful friend in Europe

He added in another tweet that a government shutdown "is a very small price to pay". Over the past few days, President Trump has been threatening a government shutdown related to immigration policy, warning Democrats that he'd allow the impasse...

Zimbabwe election: ZANU-PF wins parliamentary majority, electoral body says Zimbabwe election: ZANU-PF wins parliamentary majority, electoral body says

Results of the presidential race have not yet been announced and the electoral commission says it will update on that "sometime tomorrow". The leader of the opposition Movement for Democratic Change, Nelson Chamisa, said on Twitter he had won the "...

NRC: FIR filed against Mamata Banerjee NRC: FIR filed against Mamata Banerjee

She said only one per cent of the 40 lakh residents, whose names are missing from the draft NRC , could be infiltrators, but people are being "harassed" in the name of infiltrators. As reported by The Telegraph on 5 August, 2005, Mamata had demand...

Tommy Robinson freed after court agrees contempt hearing was flawed

Lord Burnett said a suspended sentence Robinson, also known as Stephen Yaxley Lennon, was given for contempt of court relating to a trial in Canterbury in May 2017 should stand. The trial was subject to blanket reporting restrictions, which means c...

Seattle judge blocks release of blueprints for 3D-printed guns Seattle judge blocks release of blueprints for 3D-printed guns

Los Angeles City Attorney Mike Feuer's office said they had no comment on the lawsuit , but New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Grewal appeared to welcome it. Regardless of what a person may be able to publish on the Internet, undetectable plasti...

North Korea said to be working on new missiles North Korea said to be working on new missiles

The soldier's family had been notified, though it was not clear if his remains were among those found, Byrd said . "Progress is happening", he told the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on July 25. Kim's delegation joined the North Korean delegat...

Claim that Sean Spicer used racial slur is false: lawyer Claim that Sean Spicer used racial slur is false: lawyer

The man claimed that Spicer called him the N-word when they were boxing against each other. "Don't you remember? You don't remember that you tried to fight me?" "But you called me a [N-word] first", the man responded". Spicer is now on tour promoti...

Van driver caught on dashcam splashing pedestrians fired: company Van driver caught on dashcam splashing pedestrians fired: company

Three separate pedestrians were soaked by the driver, who was unrepentant as the van weaved around Ottawa's streets, looking for victims. A van driver who was captured on camera purposely driving into puddles to drench pedestrians has been fired fr...

Manafort's lawyers blame Gates in bank fraud trial Manafort's lawyers blame Gates in bank fraud trial

Prosecutors say President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman orchestrated a multimillion-dollar conspiracy to evade USA tax and banking laws, leaving behind a trail of lies as he lived a lavish lifestyle. US District Judge T.S. Ellis said he...

Royal jewels snatched from cathedral in Sweden Royal jewels snatched from cathedral in Sweden

The Swedish Police Authority reports two thieves bagged the burial crowns of 17th century monarchs Karl IV and Queen Kristina from a locked display case at Strängnäs Cathedral , west of Stockholm . The gold crowns belonged to King Charles IX...

Four million in Indian state risk losing citizenship Four million in Indian state risk losing citizenship

Among prominent people whose names do not figure in the final draft list are Assam deputy speaker Dilip Paul's wife Archana Paul, AGP leader Dhruba Sarma and his four family members and nephew of former Indian president Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed.

US Believes North Korea Still Building Missiles

The Hwasong-15 is North Korea's longest-range ballistic missile, capable of carrying a large payload to likely all of the contiguous United States. On Friday, an American military transport aircraft flew the remains from the North Korean city of Wo...

Facebook uncovers new meddling before 2018 United States mid-term elections Facebook uncovers new meddling before 2018 United States mid-term elections

Facebook said it chose to share the information, despite not having all the facts , because there was a " connection " between the pages in question and a number of protests that were planned for Washington, DC next week. The first ad was created in...

United States can blame itself for leaving deal: Zarif United States can blame itself for leaving deal: Zarif

One of the earliest responses was issued by an aide to President Rouhani, who said on Tuesday that the USA would have to return to the internationally-backed nuclear deal and stop new sanctions against Iran if it wants negotiations with Tehran...

Police fatally shoot Bronze Star recipient after he shot home intruder Police fatally shoot Bronze Star recipient after he shot home intruder

One of those calls was from a woman from the home who said a man was breaking into her house. One officer fired his weapon, hitting him. "This is a very heartbreaking and tragic situation for everyone involved", a police spokesperson said in a sta...

Plane with 100 on board crashes after take-off in Mexico's Durango Plane with 100 on board crashes after take-off in Mexico's Durango

It has been reported that the plane crashed several hundred feet beyond the end of the runway after attempting to abort takeoff due to adverse weather conditions. On the scene reports say passengers were seen walking to a nearby road to seek help. ...

Trump rallies support for gubernatorial hopeful in Tampa

They also come as his administration considers more than doubling its planned tariffs on US$200 billion in Chinese imports, ratcheting up pressure on Beijing to return to the negotiating table. Gillum , who's staked claim to a progressive approach ...

Facebook grapples with evolving threat in the countdown to midterm elections Facebook grapples with evolving threat in the countdown to midterm elections

Facebook has removed a network of accounts and pages it suspects were run by a Russian group, the company told lawmakers Tuesday . Facebook's internal probe uncovered the current campaign while looking into the 2016 interference, which has be...

Trump 'looking into' 3D guns issue Trump 'looking into' 3D guns issue

District Judge Robert Lasnik. It led to a backlash from lawmakers and, on Monday, Washington State attorney general Bob Ferguson announced that it would be suing the State Department "to stop the illegal distribution of 3D printed guns" on behalf o...

Aeromexico plane crashes just after takeoff in northern Mexico Aeromexico plane crashes just after takeoff in northern Mexico

Images showed the tail of a plan bearing an Aeromexico logo emerging from scrubland and a column of smoke rising into the sky. "The entire staff of our health system has been put on alert to care for the injured people", Aispuro said. The state civ...

‘Harassment is everyday’: Wolf-whistling thug punches young woman outside Paris cafe ‘Harassment is everyday’: Wolf-whistling thug punches young woman outside Paris cafe

At this point the man walks up to Ms Laguerre hitting her on the head as stunned onlookers watch. CCTV from outside a restaurant shows Marie Laguerre being assaulted by the man in front for several witnesses, several of whom immediately try to st...

Trump praises Italy's immigration policies at meeting with Conte

CBS chief White House correspondent Major Garrett joins CBSN's Elaine Quijano with the latest. 'I had a great meeting in my opinion, of course the fake news didn't cover it that way, ' Trump said. The two men also share the same scepticism over fre...

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