Thursday August 22-nd, 2019

Beijing lashes out at USA for South China Sea sail-by Beijing lashes out at USA for South China Sea sail-by

Navy destroyer and a Navy oil tanker. It said passage was carried out by a Stockade destroyer and Pecos, a replenishment vessel. "That is true in the South China Sea as in other places around the globe". President Donald Trump's meeting with C...

MBS mingles with G20 leaders as Trump fuels summit tensions

The summit is focused on trade, but all eyes are on Trump's meeting with Chinese president Xi Jinping, which will be held on Saturday night local time. And during a meeting with French President Emmanuel Macron, Putin was said by a French aide to hav...

George Bush senior dies at 94 years old George Bush senior dies at 94 years old

Bush, a Republican president from 1989 to 1993 who was credited for contributing to the end of the Cold War, was the oldest living president in history. He is relaxing at his home in Kennebunkport on Tuesday, June 12, eight days after being released ...

Botham Jean's parents speak out after murder indictment against former cop

Guyger told investigators that after finishing a 15-hour shift, she returned home in uniform and parked on the fourth floor of her apartment complex's garage, rather than the third floor, where her unit was located, according to an affidavit prepar...

South Korean train crosses North Korea border South Korean train crosses North Korea border

Despite the warming ties, it remains unclear whether the North's leader Kim Jong Un will make his first-ever visit to the South this year, as Seoul is hoping. summit early next year, . asked that South Korea and the U.S. maintain close cooperatio...

Saudis, UAE Block UN Call for Yemen Ceasefire Saudis, UAE Block UN Call for Yemen Ceasefire

Those named include Saud al-Qahtani, a former assistant to the Crown Prince who was sacked in October. Pompeo acknowledged to the lawmakers that Saudi Arabia's devastating war against Yemen has caused massive civilian casualties, but he claimed tha...

Govt May Reimpose RAP Permit for Andaman Island After Chau’s Death Govt May Reimpose RAP Permit for Andaman Island After Chau’s Death

NCST Chairperson Nand Kumar Sai said the vulnerability of Sentinelese tribes in North Sentinel Island had increased many fold, and any aggressive steps to recover the body would adversely disturb the peace and tranquillity in the island.

TV Channel Compares India PM to 'Apu' of 'The Simpsons' TV Channel Compares India PM to 'Apu' of 'The Simpsons'

For the uninitiated, Apu is an Indian immigrant proprietor in the wildly popular TV series The Simpsons who speaks with a rather pronounced faux Indian accent and is noted for his catchphrase: "Thank you, come again". Others defended the show and s...

Migrants Arrested in Border Clash Won't be Prosecuted Migrants Arrested in Border Clash Won't be Prosecuted

The two are being held up by federal authorities as examples of some of the criminals who have traveled through Mexico to the border with Central American caravans hoping to enter the US, many through the asylum process. He joined a migrant caravan s...

Natural disaster rattles southern Alaska Natural disaster rattles southern Alaska

Back-to-back earthquakes measuring 7.0 and 5.7 shattered highways and rocked buildings Friday in Anchorage and the surrounding area, sending people running into the streets and briefly triggering a tsunami warning for islands and coastal areas sout...

How many Tory MPs might vote against May´s Brexit deal? How many Tory MPs might vote against May´s Brexit deal?

This category includes the likes of Esther McVey, who resigned from the Cabinet on November 15 saying "I can not vote for this deal", and Suella Braverman, who resigned from the Government on the same day saying she was "unable to sincerely support t...

Baby's body found after falling from vehicle being driven to morgue Baby's body found after falling from vehicle being driven to morgue

The family were informed and are said to be "extremely distressed". "We have spoken with the family to explain what happened, support them and to apologise". Richard Bertrand and another driver had transferred bodies between vehicles bound for diff...

Air New Zealand Christmas ad replicates Trump’s United Nations gaffe Air New Zealand Christmas ad replicates Trump’s United Nations gaffe

In the video, Santa Claus accidentally sends his "naughty list" to a New Zealand boy, who is on the list and convenes a global summit of naughty kids. "Didn't expect that reaction, but that's OK", the character says , repeating verbatim Trump's word...

Ex-Dallas officer indicted for murder in killing of unarmed black neighbor Ex-Dallas officer indicted for murder in killing of unarmed black neighbor

Lucia. The D.A.'s office was still investigating at the time, she said . Police arrested Amber Guyger , 30, on a manslaughter charge after the September 6 shooting death of Botham Jean , 26. Jean was not the first person shot by the former offic...

U.S. police beat undercover cop during protest U.S. police beat undercover cop during protest

STPD officers Dustin Boone, Randy Hays and Christopher Myers were accused of the physical assault on the undercover cop and Officer Bailey Colletta was accused of lying to a federal grand jury about it. "These are serious charges and the vigorous e...

Thousands Of Farmers Walk To Delhi, Mission Parliament Today Thousands Of Farmers Walk To Delhi, Mission Parliament Today

Volunteers, including doctors, lawyers, professors and artists, all came out in large numbers to help the farmers. In August, Swabhimani Paksha MP Raju Shetti and CPM MP K K Ragesh had introduced private member's bills in Parliament seeking legisla...

Saudi Arabia inks $15bn deal for Lockheed’s missile defense system Saudi Arabia inks $15bn deal for Lockheed’s missile defense system

The missiles could help shield Saudi Arabia from Iranian ballistic missiles. Talks that led to this weapons deal began late in 2016, and Congress was notified in October 2017, the official added. national security. In mid-November, six senators f...

Giant cow in Australia is actually real and going viral Giant cow in Australia is actually real and going viral

Dozer, it turned out, tops off at just over 6-foot-5 - even larger than the Aussie standout hogging all the attention. Hanuschuk had expected the steer to be put up for slaughter when she eventually left the farm but he was still alive when she r...

World leaders welcome Saudi prince at G20, avoiding isolation World leaders welcome Saudi prince at G20, avoiding isolation

A furious Emmanuel Macron faced down Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman as he vented his concerns over the slaying of journalist Jamal Khashoggi . " You never listen to me", lamented Macron as the Saudi Prince laughed-off the confrontation....

Justin Trudeau Refuses to Say 'USMCA' at Signing Ceremony

The deal 'changes the trade landscape forever, ' Trump said. It covers the same three countries as before. The leaders of the United States, Mexico and Canada have signed a new North American trade deal, underpinning $1.2 trillion in annual comme...

James Comey files motion to reject subpoena from House Republicans James Comey files motion to reject subpoena from House Republicans

Let the American people watch, ' Comey wrote. Comey is pushing for a public hearing instead of closed-door testimony, as the House subpoena calls for. "The remedy for leaks is not to have a public hearing where you are supposed to ask about 17 mont...

Major natural disaster rocks Anchorage prompting tsunami warning Major natural disaster rocks Anchorage prompting tsunami warning

A witness in Anchorage saw cracks were visible in at least one two-story building, the Associated Press reports . The 7.0 magnitude natural disaster struck just south of Point MacKenzie, Alaska, with an epicenter seven miles (11.4 km) from Anchor...

World leaders set to convene Argentina summit clouded by disputes World leaders set to convene Argentina summit clouded by disputes

Analysts say the question will be how much pressure will Trump and the European Union put on Putin over the issue. This is the first time that the group of the 20 most developed and emerging economies in the world has brought together the leaders...

Facebook's Second In Command Commissioned Staff To Research Soros Facebook's Second In Command Commissioned Staff To Research Soros

However, Robinson made additional calls for Facebook to release documents prepared by Definers meant to discredit groups like Color of Change and individuals like Soros, and reiterated that having Joel Kaplan lead Facebook's policy team put the audit...

Pakistan, India Move to Open Historic Border Crossing for Sikhs Pakistan, India Move to Open Historic Border Crossing for Sikhs

On the other hand, Imran was dismissive of observations that, despite all the positive talk, Pakistan is providing a safe harbour to terrorists such as Hafiz Saeed and Dawood Ibarhim. There have been "mistakes on both sides" and the two sides should ...

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