Sunday December 15-th, 2019

Ardern warns Morrison of Ardern warns Morrison of "corrosive" deportations - PM

The issue of Australia deporting New Zealanders who have committed crimes across the Tasman has become corrosive in the relationship between the two countries, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has said. He said his government will always listen and work...

Another UK Lawmaker Leaves Labour Party Amid 'Anti-Semitism' Scandal Another UK Lawmaker Leaves Labour Party Amid 'Anti-Semitism' Scandal

But Jess hit back with the ideal response, asking Anne, if Jeremy Corbyn should have left the Labour party for speaking out against successive Labour leaders. In backing a People's Vote, Mr McDonnell will hope that Labour MPs on the brink of resi...

Saudi Arabia appoints its first female ambassador to US Saudi Arabia appoints its first female ambassador to US

Princess Rima spent part of her childhood living in Washington DC. Mohammed arrived in Beijing on Thursday following visits to Pakistan and India, showing the world that his country still has allies after the grisly murder of Saudi journalist Jamal...

Loophole may 'end offshore processing' Loophole may 'end offshore processing'

The government will also use the island to treat asylum seekers now on Nauru and Manus who are granted a medical transfer to Australia. Attorney-General Christian Porter was looking at alternative measures, rather than drafting an amendment to fix ...

Dem Presidential Hopefuls Harris, Warren Support Reparations for Slavery Dem Presidential Hopefuls Harris, Warren Support Reparations for Slavery

Harris expressed her support for reparations during an interview on " The Breakfast Club " radio show, a nationally-syndicated program with a large black audience. With two prominent Democratic candidates coming out in favor of reparations, it's ...

James Gargasoulas Handed Six Life Sentences For Bourke St Rampage James Gargasoulas Handed Six Life Sentences For Bourke St Rampage

Justice Mark Weinberg delivered his ruling in a courtroom packed with grieving family members of the six victims. "The sentence is not harsh enough", the families of five victims said in a joint statement. "In his attempt to evade and disrupt his...

UK's 'Jihadi Jack' says he misses his mum, pasties and TV

Letts, who has still never seen his son and remains unaware of his wife's location, added: "I don't think I'm going to be given back to Britain. or some Canadian official is going to come and help me because no one really cares". He ended up living o...

JKLF Chairman Yasin Malik arrested in crackdown on Kashmiri leaders JKLF Chairman Yasin Malik arrested in crackdown on Kashmiri leaders

The government moving against the Article 35A , if it comes to that, could cause tensions in Kashmir Valley to rise. Almost 150 people, mainly from the Jamaat-e-Islami Jammu and Kashmir including its chief Abdul Hamid Fayaz, were detained as tensi...

Paul Manafort a ‘hardened’ and ‘bold’ criminal, Mueller prosecutors tell judge

Manafort pleaded guilty in a federal court in Washington last September to conspiracy against the United States - a charge that includes a range of conduct from money laundering to unregistered lobbying - and conspiracy to obstruct justice for atte...

15-year-old Palestinian killed by Israeli fire in Gaza, ministry says 15-year-old Palestinian killed by Israeli fire in Gaza, ministry says

The incident followed a similar confrontation on Monday in which Palestinians tried to break the gate that Israel placed on the closed area last week after the Muslim Waqf religious council broke into the area and held prayers there. In 2017, an Is...

Botswana considers using elephant meat as pet food Botswana considers using elephant meat as pet food

A Cabinet committee, led by the Minister of Environment, Natural Resources Conservation and Tourism, Francs van der Westhuizen, on Thursday presented its recommendations to President Mokgweetsi Masisi calling for the "lifting of the ban, the developm...

Bangladesh fire: Blaze kills dozens in Dhaka historic district Bangladesh fire: Blaze kills dozens in Dhaka historic district

The blaze broke out on Wednesday and spread to other nearby buildings. "The victims included passersby, some people who were eating food at restaurants and some members of the bridal party", he told AFP. I turned back and saw the whole street, whic...

Lindsey Graham Is Now Praising Trump's Syria Strategy Lindsey Graham Is Now Praising Trump's Syria Strategy

Administration officials upped that number to 400 today, and the Pentagon said the United States units would be split evenly between al-Tanf, a training facility on the border with Iraq, and northeastern Syria to protect the Kurdish-dominated Syrian ...

Russian Federation detains former U.S. Marine accused of spying Russian Federation detains former U.S. Marine accused of spying

The FSB Investigative Department opened an investigation under Article 276 of the Russian Criminal Code (espionage), which carries a punishment of ten to 20 years in prison. He appeared in a Moscow court for the second time since his detention to be ...

Iran navy commander: 'Time to banish USA from region' Iran navy commander: 'Time to banish USA from region'

Over 100 naval units are taking part in the war game, including submarines, warships, helicopters, reconnaissance and bomber drones, missile cruisers, and surveillance planes. U.S. President Donald Trump pulled out of an global agreement on Iran's nu...

Kim Jong Un Begins Train Journey To Hanoi For Summit With Trump Kim Jong Un Begins Train Journey To Hanoi For Summit With Trump

A train similar to one used in the past by Kim Jong Un entered China on Saturday evening, possibly carrying the North Korean leader on a multiday journey to Vietnam's capital for his summit with U.S. Before he retired from the CIA, Kim established th...

Venezuela's Guaido defies travel ban as aid row turns deadly Venezuela's Guaido defies travel ban as aid row turns deadly

The opposition and countries supporting the aid caravan have repeatedly called on the Venezuelan military to defy orders by President Nicolas Maduro to bar its entry. Opposition supporters clashed with Venezuelan police on Saturday in the border ...

About 80 Jewish Graves Desecrated With Swastikas at Cemetery in France About 80 Jewish Graves Desecrated With Swastikas at Cemetery in France

But as it broadcast footage online to its more than 1.3 million Facebook followers, the feed was inundated with anti-Semitic commentary and abuse. Two swastikas were drawn upside down in red with the inscription, "Shoa blabla", an AFP photographe...

Italy's checking if NKorean envoy's daughter was forced back Italy's checking if NKorean envoy's daughter was forced back

Earlier, Thae called on the United Nations to protect Jo and wrote to Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha and the South Korean ambassador to Italy. In retaliation for Mr Jo's alleged betrayal, his 17-year-old daughter has been forced to return to Pyong...

'Don't mess with Pakistan', India is told amid Kashmir tension 'Don't mess with Pakistan', India is told amid Kashmir tension

The government of Pakistan's Punjab province on Friday took control of the Islamic seminaries in Bahawalpur of Maulana Masood Azhar-led Jaish-e-Muhammed (JeM), the terrorist organisation that owned up to the suicide bombing of a CRPF convoy that ki...

Beware! Many Tea Garden Workers Died After Consuming Toxic Liquor Beware! Many Tea Garden Workers Died After Consuming Toxic Liquor

While a preliminary investigation indicates that the deaths were triggered by consumption of hooch , post-mortems of the deceased are yet to be conducted. "The modus operandi of the inquiry will be study the circumstances and other related causative...

Sudan's President Bashir dissolves govt., declares one-year emergency Sudan's President Bashir dissolves govt., declares one-year emergency

He went ahead to call on Parliament to postpone constitutional amendments that would see him stay in power beyond 2020 which had ignited the wide protests in the country. Officials say 31 people have died in the protest-related violence, while Human ...

Germany resists United Kingdom pressure to ease Saudi arms freeze Germany resists United Kingdom pressure to ease Saudi arms freeze

Germany's Economic Affairs Minister Peter Altmaier, in his turn, urged European Union member states to follow in Berlin's footsteps and stop arms exports to Riyadh. Rather, he said that in talks with German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas, he would under...

Parents who allegedly tortured their kids, plead guilty to 14 counts Parents who allegedly tortured their kids, plead guilty to 14 counts

A Friday morning court hearing is set for lawyers to discuss preparations for a September 3 trial for David and Louise Turpin. Sentencing is scheduled for April 19. "I don't go out much". "I can't breathe because of how dirty the house is", the tee...

Trump nominates ambassador to Canada Kelly Craft to UN Trump nominates ambassador to Canada Kelly Craft to UN

Craft's nomination comes after former United Nations ambassador Nikki Haley abruptly announced her resignation in October . Other frontrunners for the position included U.S. Knight Craft, who has donated to the Republican party, is married to ...

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