Thursday September 19-th, 2019

Gunmen battle police in Somalia's capital Gunmen battle police in Somalia's capital

He said 29 people, mostly civilians, had died in the attack and its aftermath, and 80 had been wounded. A hotel is burning and other buildings were ruined by the blast. "The militants are still fighting from inside a civilian house adjacent to the ho...

Michael Cohen Tells Congress Trump Committed Multiple Criminal Acts Michael Cohen Tells Congress Trump Committed Multiple Criminal Acts

Rep. Mark Meadows , R-N.C., attempted to defend Trump's charges of racism, bringing up Lynne Patton , a Trump administration official, according to RawStory . Cohen also confirmed the president repeatedly checked in about the status of a proposed ...

Fiery crash 'kills 20' at Cairo train station Fiery crash 'kills 20' at Cairo train station

Student Ali Ramadan said he had suffered burns and injured his foot when he ran into a concrete bench on the crowded platform. Separate footage filmed inside the station showed a fire engulfing the train and a nearby platform and people rushing to ...

Shamima Begum flees Syrian refugee camp after receiving 'death threats', lawyer says Shamima Begum flees Syrian refugee camp after receiving 'death threats', lawyer says

They say the teenager should face justice if she is found to have broken the law by travelling to Syria . The 19-year-old, from Bethnal Green, east London , who left the United Kingdom for Syria in 2015 to join ISIS , is thought to have been tak...

UK makes move to ban membership in Hezbollah UK makes move to ban membership in Hezbollah

He added that even Hezbollah itself has said there is little differentiation between its political and military wings and that it is a unified organization dedicated to political violence. Announcing the latest move, Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt sai...

Remainer Passionately Explains Why She’s Happy With A No-Deal Brexit Remainer Passionately Explains Why She’s Happy With A No-Deal Brexit

May has bowed to pressure from within her Conservative government and given Parliament the chance to delay Britain's scheduled March 29 departure if lawmakers fail to approve her divorce agreement with the bloc. An amendment from Scottish National ...

Wildfires rage across Britain after hottest winter day on record Wildfires rage across Britain after hottest winter day on record

Firefighters were called out to tackle a large moorland blaze that broke out in West Yorkshire as Britain enjoyed its third day of unseasonable sunshine. A countrywide record for the warmest winter day was set Tuesday for the second day in a row, wit...

United Nations asked to blacklist JeM chief United Nations asked to blacklist JeM chief

The United States, United Kingdom and France have now moved a fresh proposal against Azhar. If the proposal is passed at the UNSC , Azhar will be tagged as a "UN-designated global terrorist", which in turn would subject him to a global travel ban,...

Tug-of-war for pug seized to pay tax bill Tug-of-war for pug seized to pay tax bill

Officials, armed with a search warrant, found a laptop, a coffee machine and the wheelchair of one family member, according to reporting from the German publication Die Glocke. The Ahlener Tageblatt got word of the suit, and then tracked down Edda'...

Russian cargo ship bumps into S. Korean bridge with intoxicated Russian cargo ship bumps into S. Korean bridge with intoxicated

Photographs show some superficial damage to the lower level of the two-tiered structure. No injuries were caused during the freakish crash, but sections of the Gwangan Bridge in Busan were closed for precautionary purposes. The Seagrand was forced ...

Controversial Pastor ‘Mboro’ Plans To Press Charges Against Pastor Lukau Controversial Pastor ‘Mboro’ Plans To Press Charges Against Pastor Lukau

The man then sits upright as onlookers cheer. "I have been struggling to get hold of the driver to explain what had happened", Mponda said. This, according to reports, was despite the fact that the coffin was acquired from Kingdom Blue. Alleluia In...

Convicted child killer found dead in prison was strangled by cellmate Convicted child killer found dead in prison was strangled by cellmate

According to the Associated Press , a report released by the Oklahoma medical Examiner has ruled that 59-year-old Anthony Palma died from "ligature strangulation and blunt force trauma to the head" on January 11 in his cell at the Oklahoma State ...

IAF on Pak releasing IAF Pilot: 'Gesture' in consonance with Geneva Conventions IAF on Pak releasing IAF Pilot: 'Gesture' in consonance with Geneva Conventions

The Pakistani military identified this pilot as Varthaman and said he was in custody. We are extremely happy to have him back. "We see it as a gesture in consonance with the Geneva Conventions", said India Air Vice Marshal RGK Kapoor Thursday, ac...

US, Taliban Had 'Productive' Meetings In Qatar US, Taliban Had 'Productive' Meetings In Qatar

According to Taliban group statement the meetings focused on discussions about the ongoing negotiations process and withdrawal of foreign forces from Afghanistan. In another tweet, Khalilzad said, "As talks continue in Doha, there is also progress on...

Robert Richter apologises for describing George Pell's abuse as 'vanilla sex' Robert Richter apologises for describing George Pell's abuse as 'vanilla sex'

Cardinal George Pell's lawyer Robert Richter leaves the County Court as protesters hold placards in Melbourne , Australia, Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019. "You've got to put that offending on a scale of where it compares to other offending. I'm not in a ...

$1.5 million reward in hunt for Osama bin Laden's son Hamza $1.5 million reward in hunt for Osama bin Laden's son Hamza

Evanoff. The State Department said that it would offer $1 million for information leading to his location in any country. Osama bin Laden who was living in hiding in the Pakistani garrison town of Abbottabad was killed by United States special fo...

Senate panel wants Chinese-funded institutes to change or leave U.S. Senate panel wants Chinese-funded institutes to change or leave U.S.

But the centers have been criticized, particularly in the United States, for promoting the views of the Chinese Communist party, assertions denied by both the institutes and the government. The Senate report also offers strong criticism of the U.S. D...

Powerball lottery tickets worth $50K each sold in N.J Powerball lottery tickets worth $50K each sold in N.J

The billion dollar ticket was sold at a KC Mart convenience store in Simpsonville, South Carolina and is the second largest lottery jackpot in USA history, CBS News reported . Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico. Friday's Mega Millions jackpot has ...

Dozens buried in mining collapse | Vietnam+ Dozens buried in mining collapse | Vietnam+

According to reports, at least three people were dead and at least 15 were rescued so far. The country's disaster agency said on Wednesday that four people are confirmed dead and an estimated 37 are still buried beneath soil and rocks in an area th...

British minister Eustice quits over Brexit delay vote

After months of saying that Britain must leave the European Union on time on March 29, May opened up the possibility on Tuesday of a short limited extension to the exit date. But Brexiteers in her own party mounted a show of strength in votes on Wedn...

Trump ordered aide to give Kushner security clearance -NY Times Trump ordered aide to give Kushner security clearance -NY Times

Kushner lost his initial security clearance, which gave him access to some of the country's most closely guarded secrets, last February after reports that he and others were operating with the clearance even though their background checks were not f...

Donald Trump Has A Pattern Of Trusting Dictators Over Experts Donald Trump Has A Pattern Of Trusting Dictators Over Experts

Trump claimed that Kim insisted all sanctions be lifted in exchange for dismantling a critical nuclear facility. Still, he says Kim assured him he'll continue to hold off on nuclear and missile tests. Smiling widely, Trump reportedly hailed th...

How India and Pakistan compare militarily How India and Pakistan compare militarily

Video showing the pilot - blindfolded and with blood on his face - was shared by Pakistan's information ministry. India described the images as a "vulgar display of an injured personnel". New Delhi also confirmed the loss of one of its planes a...

British climber whose mother died on K2 missing on climb in Pakistan

Nardi had communicated via satellite phone that they had reached an altitude of about 6300m, but since then the ground team has lost all contact with the two mountaineers. A Foreign Office spokesman said they were in contact with Pakistani authoritie...

Pam Northam: Virginia's first lady in cotton-picking race row

Ralph Northam . She added: 'Mrs. Northam then asked these three pages (the only African American pages in the program) if they could imagine what it must have been like to pick cotton all day. Northam originally admitted to being in the photo, bu...

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