Tuesday January 15-th, 2019

Satellite images show expansion, activity at two North Korean missile bases Satellite images show expansion, activity at two North Korean missile bases

During the talks, Kang and Pompeo will discuss issues of mutual concern, including a joint strategy on North Korea, according to South Korean Foreign Ministry spokesman Noh Kyu-duk. The images also suggest North Korea was building a large underground...

Istanbul prosecutor seeks arrest of Saudi officials over Khashoggi killing Istanbul prosecutor seeks arrest of Saudi officials over Khashoggi killing

Saudi officials have denied any involvement in the death of the journalist. "I hope to have a definitive statement by the United States Senate that the crown prince of Saudi Arabia has been generally a wrecking ball in terms of behavior and that he...

Donald Trump says he believes Xi Jinping is honest on trade Donald Trump says he believes Xi Jinping is honest on trade

On Wednesday, the Global Times tabloid, which is run by the Chinese Communist Party's main newspaper, said myriad statements from the Trump administration about the deal - including the agreement that China would buy $1.2 trillion in additional USA...

India Condemns Terror Attack In Iran's Chabahar India Condemns Terror Attack In Iran's Chabahar

Sistan-Baluchistan province, where the bombing hit, has always been a flashpoint, with a number of attacks reported in recent past. Rahmdel Bameri, a provincial official, told state TV that a suicide attacker driving a vehicle loaded with explosive...

This country to have free public transport for all This country to have free public transport for all

Although home to around 110, 000 people, the capital witnesses 400,000 commuters coming to the city to work. Apart from making public transportation free for all, the new government coalition led by Bettel, which consists of the liberal Democratic ...

Tehran will never make nuclear-capable missiles - Foreign Ministry Tehran will never make nuclear-capable missiles - Foreign Ministry

It follows a statement from US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Saturday, in which he accused Iran of test-firing a missile capable of carrying nukes and in breach of the 2015 nuclear agreement agreed between Tehran and world powers. "Iran's defen...

Federal Liberals change leadership rules Federal Liberals change leadership rules

Morrison described the rule change as historic and the biggest in the 74 years of the party's history. "And they're sick of it.and it has to stop". "The only thing that is going to resolve this is going to the people and calling an election, to b...

Iran Threatens To Close Key Oil Choke Point Iran Threatens To Close Key Oil Choke Point

Meanwhile, the United States has sent an aircraft carrier strike group to the Persian Gulf , marking the end to a six-month absence of such a presence in the waters, The Wall Street Journal reported . "The United States should know that we are sell...

S.Korea's Moon still hopes to host Kim this year S.Korea's Moon still hopes to host Kim this year

Kim sharply raised tensions with nuclear and missile tests last year, but suddenly reached out to South Korea and the United States this year with a vague nuclear disarmament pledge. Speaking to reporters while on an official state visit to New Zeala...

US Marine planes crash: Search and rescue off the coast of Japan US Marine planes crash: Search and rescue off the coast of Japan

A USA defense official told AFP there had been a crash after the plane took off from Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni in southern Japan. "The aviators retained their wings and will continue service to their country as valued members of 3rd Marine Air...

Beyonce to lead Mandela tribute concert - Entertainment - Arts & Culture Beyonce to lead Mandela tribute concert - Entertainment - Arts & Culture

Global Citizen and another group backing the concert, the House of Mandela, urged South African police "to act swiftly and efficiently". The circumstances surrounding the incident are being investigated in partnership with all of the relevant local...

We are brothers: Maduro and Erdogan toast friendship with deals We are brothers: Maduro and Erdogan toast friendship with deals

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro conferred the country's highest distinction, the Order of the Liberator, on his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan during the event, local media reported . sanctions targeting the industry. He underl...

Police arrest 84 in crackdown on Italian mob Police arrest 84 in crackdown on Italian mob

A total of 84 suspects were arrested as police in Italy, Germany, Belgium, the Netherlands and Luxembourg raided the homes of suspected mafia bosses and searched restaurants and other businesses in the early hours of the morning. In Germany, Wedn...

Animal rights group PETA mocked for comparing ‘speciesism’ to racism and homophobia Animal rights group PETA mocked for comparing ‘speciesism’ to racism and homophobia

PETA drew parallels with these idioms and the use of "racist, homophobic, or ableist language". It included suggested replacement phrases for common phrases that the organization says are harmful. Sometimes that means picking on people (who reta...

MPs release secret documents showing Facebook targeted rivals MPs release secret documents showing Facebook targeted rivals

The 223 pages of communication from 2012 to 2015 between high-level Facebook employees, including founder and chief executive Mark Zuckerberg, show how the social media company debated generating revenue by selling access to data, tracked and fended ...

Trump mocks Macron again over French fuel tax protests Trump mocks Macron again over French fuel tax protests

Prime Minister Edouard Philippe announced a six-month delay in the fuel tax increase, which had been set to begin in January, and a freeze on electricity and natural gas prices until May. On Tuesday night, he was booed and jeered as he traveled to ...

George Soros-backed university `forced out´ of Hungary George Soros-backed university `forced out´ of Hungary

Ignatieff said fears for CEU's future in Hungary emerged previous year during Orban's re-election campaign in which the four-time prime minister frequently levied attacks at the Hungarian-born Soros . However it is the institution's US-accredited ...

Former President Bush's body lies in state Former President Bush's body lies in state

Almost three decades later, Bush's leadership approach stands in sharp contrast with that of President Donald Trump , a fellow Republican whose brand is defined by material success, unrestrained aggression toward his rivals and disdain for tradition...

Chris Dawson ARRESTED Over Cold Case Murder Of Lyn Dawson Chris Dawson ARRESTED Over Cold Case Murder Of Lyn Dawson

The Teacher's Pet - the podcast made by journalists from The Australian newspaper - details a troubled marriage leading up to the disappearance and scrutinises the police response to it. Detectives allege Mrs Dawson was having financial trouble wh...

United Kingdom spy chief issues warning to Russian Federation United Kingdom spy chief issues warning to Russian Federation

Police officers in protective suits and masks work near the scene where former double-agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter, Yulia were discovered after being attacked with a nerve-agent on March 16, 2018 in Salisbury, England. And he will talk of ...

Yemen peace talks in Sweden a 'vital first step' says Washington Yemen peace talks in Sweden a 'vital first step' says Washington

On Monday, a UN-chartered plane carrying 50 wounded Houthi fighters and three Yemeni doctors left Sana'a for Oman's capital, Muscat, for treatment. On Tuesday, a Houthi delegation arrived in Sweden for the peace talks, the first since 2016.

Does Congress want to save Christian Michel, asks Amit Shah Does Congress want to save Christian Michel, asks Amit Shah

Both the agencies have notified an Interpol red corner notice (RCN) against him after the court issued a non-bailable warrant against him. The CBI subsequently issued a statement saying the entire operation was carried out under the guidance of...

Giuliani's Twitter typo used to abuse President Trump Giuliani's Twitter typo used to abuse President Trump

Netizens dissatisfied with US President Donald Trump's actions just received an unexpected gift from a member of the Trump team, Rudy Giuliani , who accidently created a hyperlink in his Tweet by neglecting the space between sentences.

Manila journalist posts bail over tax evasion case Manila journalist posts bail over tax evasion case

Campaigners condemned the charge, which is one of several tax fraud cases the government filed against Rappler and Ressa last week while she was out of the country. Rappler has been critical of the government of President Rodrigo Duterte , who in ...

Tsunami alert after New Caledonia quake Tsunami alert after New Caledonia quake

But an automated assessment of the threat posed by the quake, generated by the US Geological Service, places the prospect of economic loss and fatality as very low. No #tsunami threat to Australia from mag. 7.5 #earthquake near southeast of Loyal...

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