Saturday October 19-th, 2019

4,400-year-old tomb discovered in Egypt 4,400-year-old tomb discovered in Egypt

Saying that the tomb belonged to a person named "Wahtye", Al-Anani added that the person served as a royal purification priest and Responsible of the Royal Palace, one of the great palaces of the Egyptians. In November archeology officials announced ...

Melania Trump brushes off critics during interview with Sean Hannity Melania Trump brushes off critics during interview with Sean Hannity

Though she said the opportunists' actions hadn't hurt her personally, "the problem is they're writing history and it's not correct", she said. When asked what she'd like America to know about President Trump behind the scenes, the first lady ex...

Trump leaves GOP in turmoil with shutdown looming Trump leaves GOP in turmoil with shutdown looming

The House is taking an extended five-day weekend, returning Wednesday night. She'll be the first House speaker in 50-plus years to reclaim the gavel after an absence, not since legendary speaker Sam Rayburn returned in 1955. "He wants to protect th...

Hunts says Withdrawal Agreement could still be passed

But both of these phrases were stripped out of the final conclusions following a row over dinner between the other 27 leaders. May told reporters she remained optimistic that the European Union will agree to provide legal assurances, helping her ...

Nigerian Army suspends UNICEF activities in North East Nigerian Army suspends UNICEF activities in North East

Nwachukwu further alleged that some global humanitarian agencies and Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) were engaging in activities that could jeopardise the fight against terrorism. Earlier, after the allegation and suspension, a UNICEF spokeswom...

Trump names new acting chief of staff Trump names new acting chief of staff

Trump thanked Kelly for his service on Twitter and said he is a "GREAT PATRIOT". Mr Trump and Mr Mulvaney met at the White House on Friday and then spoke again on the telephone in the late afternoon, an official who spoke on the condition of an...

Chester Zoo fire sparks evacuation as flames engulf building Chester Zoo fire sparks evacuation as flames engulf building

Up to four fire engines have been sent to the scene to tackle the blaze. Fire crews are attending Chester Zoo this lunchtime after a large fire broke out shortly before midday. The Monsoon Forest building in the zoo's new Islands development was on...

Ukrainian priests rile Moscow with moves to set up independent Orthodox Church Ukrainian priests rile Moscow with moves to set up independent Orthodox Church

Ukrainian Orthodox priests arrived in Kiev on Saturday for a historic council to create a new national church - a move condemned as schism by Russian Federation. The agency also has summoned dozens of priests for questioning. For its part, the ROC ...

Dozens injured in Lisbon tram crash Dozens injured in Lisbon tram crash

Among those pulled from the wreckage by emergency services was a six-month-old and a seven-year-old, according to local media. A witness at the scene told Portuguese newspaper Publico that the tram appeared to "fail to stop" and derail at a corne...

United Kingdom holidaymakers to pay £6 visa fee to visit European Union after Brexit United Kingdom holidaymakers to pay £6 visa fee to visit European Union after Brexit

The declaration said both sides wanted to preserve visa-free travel for short-term visits. The system will work in similar fashion to an ESTA, which is the waiver used by the current U.S. The bloc's executive proposed to exempt Britain from visas p...

Top Indian court says it will not probe French fighter jet deal Top Indian court says it will not probe French fighter jet deal

It has also been said that whatever the BJP and the government says that must be strongly rebutted. Opposition parties, including Congress and the Left, say India overpaid for the planes and are also questioning why tycoon Anil Ambani's Relianc...

Man jailed for nine years after molesting sleeping woman on plane Man jailed for nine years after molesting sleeping woman on plane

He was in the middle seat on a Spirit Airlines flight from Las Vegas, with his wife and a 23-year-old woman on either side. An Indian techie from Tamil Nadu was sentenced to nine years of imprisonment on Thursday on charges of a "brazen sexua...

Trump Says US ‘In No Hurry’ in Negotiations With North Korea Trump Says US ‘In No Hurry’ in Negotiations With North Korea

His answer is that the U.S.is in no hurry. 'Maybe the demilitarised zone on the border with South Korea'. This could be interpreted as suggesting the U.S.is in no rush as the sanctions put on North Korea will stay as they are. South Korean offici...

Trump exodus continues as interior secretary Ryan Zinke departs Trump exodus continues as interior secretary Ryan Zinke departs

Zinke has been reportedly casting about for employment safety nets for a while, inquiring into posts at Fox News and energy companies. Zinke is facing federal investigations into his travel, political activity and potential conflicts of interest....

‘Racist’: Natalie Portman Attacks Israel’s Nation-State Law ‘Racist’: Natalie Portman Attacks Israel’s Nation-State Law

Israel adopted a "nation-state" law in July, declaring that only Jews have the right of self-determination in the country, stirring anger from the worldwide community who said it was racist . "But the mistreatment of those suffering from today's atr...

3 dead, 11 injured in shooting in France, officials say 3 dead, 11 injured in shooting in France, officials say

The suspect was still on the run on Wednesday after he fired gunshots near the famous Christmas market of Strasbourg, killing three and wounding at least 13. Prime Minister Edouard Philippe announced Wednesday that France's anti-terror Sentinelle o...

Kosovo approves new army despite Serbia opposition Kosovo approves new army despite Serbia opposition

Serbia has blocked Kosovo from various global organisations, including the United Nations, and also lobbied foreign governments to revoke their recognition of its statehood. Currently, the KSF has about 2,200 staff and was formed in 2009, charged wi...

Turkey’s Erdogan Reveals Part of Khashoggi Killing Audio Turkey’s Erdogan Reveals Part of Khashoggi Killing Audio

But backers of the resolutions, including some Republicans, promised to press ahead. If it passes, will Trump act on his threat to reject the measure? FILE - Sen. That law, passed in 1973, limits the president's ability to commit United States fo...

Pope demotes two cardinals accused of sexual abuse Pope demotes two cardinals accused of sexual abuse

He is still officially in charge of Vatican finances, considered one of the most powerful in the Catholic hierarchy. The Church has been hit by a series of child abuse scandals in recent years, with widespread allegations of cover-ups, including ag...

Former Green Beret charged with murder of suspected Taliban bombmaker

Maj Golsteyn also subsequently spoke about the incident during an interview with Fox News. He denies the charge and maintains he did not violate rules of engagement. "The charge sheet accused the Army Major of fatally shooting "a male of apparent A...

Power Company Reports Bullet-Riddled Gear Near Camp Fire Origin Point Power Company Reports Bullet-Riddled Gear Near Camp Fire Origin Point

A PG&E employee spotted a fire around 15 minutes later near a metal tower that held the line in the air and relayed information to 911, PG&E Regulatory Executive Meredith Allen told regulators in the report. Collectively, the fires destroyed or damag...

May's post-Brexit trade deal suggestion dismissed by Taoiseach May's post-Brexit trade deal suggestion dismissed by Taoiseach

Merkel, who was suffering from a cold throughout a two-day European Union summit in Brussels, appeared to think she had been asked what she would do in the event of a disruptive "no-deal" Brexit . Its temporary nature could be emphasised, along with...

Turkish FM, US State Secretary Discuss Syria in Phone Talks Turkish FM, US State Secretary Discuss Syria in Phone Talks

The conversation comes as Turkish forces continue a buildup on the Syria border. Meanwhile, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan intensified his criticism of USA support for the Syrian Kurdish fighters, saying Friday that Turkey would clear...

MR decides to resign from 'Prime Minister' post tomorrow MR decides to resign from 'Prime Minister' post tomorrow

Sri Lanka has been without a functioning government for almost two weeks after a court suspended Rajapaksa and his Cabinet while it decides if they should hold office after losing two no-confidence votes in Parliament. Parliamentarians of Wickremesin...

Australia formally recognises West Jerusalem as Israel's capital Australia formally recognises West Jerusalem as Israel's capital

Israel regards all of the city - including the eastern sector it annexed after the 1967 Middle East war - as its capital while Palestinian leaders, with broad worldwide backing, want East Jerusalem as the capital of a future state they hope to establ...

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