Wednesday December 11-th, 2019

United Kingdom authorities already issuing new non-European Union passports United Kingdom authorities already issuing new non-European Union passports

The deal May negotiated with the European Union has been voted down in Parliament three times and faces strong opposition - from outside her party and from within. The travel documents had dark blue covers from 1921, but Britain switched to burgundy ...

Brexit Talks With Labour 'Mean Compromise on Both Sides', Says Theresa May Brexit Talks With Labour 'Mean Compromise on Both Sides', Says Theresa May

But, while describing the talks so far as positive, Labour's business policy chief Rebecca Long-Bailey said there had as yet been no "real changes" to the deal. "I don't think honest co-operation could possibly include trying to break up the unity ...

US targets Cuba's oil supply from Venezuela to further pressure Maduro US targets Cuba's oil supply from Venezuela to further pressure Maduro

Venezuelan Opposition leader Juan Guaido proclaimed himself as the President on January 23 and was immediately supported by the United States along with 50 other countries, who recognised him as the official interim President of the Latin Am...

PM Imran offers Iran humanitarian assistance for flood relief PM Imran offers Iran humanitarian assistance for flood relief

Heavy rain was forecast for Saturday in Khuzestan. Terming the situation as critical, he said despite the fears of renewed flooding the floodgates at the Karkheh dam were opened to ease build-up. FILE PHOTO: An aerial view of flooding in Golestan...

Protesters Interrupt Trump Speech to Republican Jewish Coalition Protesters Interrupt Trump Speech to Republican Jewish Coalition

Omar is also one of the few members of Congress who supports the Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions (BDS) Movement, which aims to "end global support for Israel's oppression of Palestinians and pressure Israel to comply with worldwide law". Trump says he...

Kirstjen Nielsen to resign as Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen to resign as Homeland Security Secretary

McAleenan is a longtime border officer, reflecting Trump's priority for the department initially founded to combat terrorism after the September 11 attacks. Another senior administration official said Trump's national security adviser, John Bolton,...

Khalilzad shares new plans with Pakistani officials for intra-Afghan talks Khalilzad shares new plans with Pakistani officials for intra-Afghan talks

He said that intra-Afghan dialogue is a vital component of the reconciliation process. The date for the next presidential election has been postponed twice and is now set for September 28. "I gave a brotherly advice to the Afghan government due to wh...

United Kingdom passports issued without 'European Union' label despite Brexit delay

Susan Hindle Barone, who was one of the first to receive the new-look passports, said: "I was shocked because we haven't left the European Union yet". The Desistance and Disengagement Programme (DDP) has been running since October 2016 as part of UK'...

Flood in Iran: Emergency evacuation ordered in Khuzestan Flood in Iran: Emergency evacuation ordered in Khuzestan

Nearly three weeks of torrential rainfalls have caused extensive damage in many provinces of the country including Golestan, Mazandaran, Lorestan as well as Khuzestan. The government said the flooding had damaged almost 12,000 kilometres (7,500 miles...

In One State, Black Churches Are Going Up in Flames In One State, Black Churches Are Going Up in Flames

Investigators have not concluded whether the three fires at Baptist churches in St. Landry Parish, about 100 miles (160 km) northwest of New Orleans, were connected, said Ashley Rodrigue , a spokeswoman for the Louisiana Fire Marshall's Office.

US citizens among eight held in Saudi crackdown US citizens among eight held in Saudi crackdown

Women there can not marry, open bank accounts or travel without a male relative or guardian's approval. The Washington Post journalist was killed shortly after he entered the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul last October. But the new arrests could sig...

Guns, Drugs, Ammunition And A Monkey Have Been Seized In Dublin Guns, Drugs, Ammunition And A Monkey Have Been Seized In Dublin

Two men, one aged in his 30s and the other in his 40s, were arrested at the scene and are now being detained at Finglas Garda Station under Section 30 of the Offences Against the State Act, 1939. Clothes, worth €3000, were also seized. A wild monke...

4 adults and 2 kids shot and wounded at Chicago baby shower 4 adults and 2 kids shot and wounded at Chicago baby shower

A man was shot and killed Sunday in Englewood on the South Side. No one has been arrested, police said. She was taken to Christ Hospital and is in critical condition. None of the victims, including the children, were identified. Police say the atta...

Kirstjen Nielsen, Department of Homeland Security Secretary, is resigning from her position Kirstjen Nielsen, Department of Homeland Security Secretary, is resigning from her position

She has lead a sprawling department responsible for carrying out some of Mr Trump's most contentious policies, such as his plan to build a wall on the border with Mexico and the separation of migrant children from their families. Trump insists that t...

Devin Nunes preparing 8 criminal referrals for William Barr Devin Nunes preparing 8 criminal referrals for William Barr

Nunes, who investigated accusations of Federal Bureau of Investigation and Department of Justice abuse while he was previously chairman of the intelligence panel, did not say who he would be referring in a Fox News interview on Sunday. Nunes added th...

British survivor of nerve agent attack questions Russian ambassador British survivor of nerve agent attack questions Russian ambassador

Former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia were reportedly found unconscious on a bench at a shopping centre in Salisbury in March previous year. The park in Salisbury where former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter, Yulia,...

Elderly Canadian couple come face-to-face with kidnappers in Uganda Elderly Canadian couple come face-to-face with kidnappers in Uganda

Manhunt in Uganda after US tourist and driver kidnapped. It's believed they are all "trapped" within that area. Ugandan Ambassador to Washington Mull Katende stressed to The Post on Thursday that it is very "unusual" for a tourist to be kidnapped...

Shades of Hillary: Ocasio-Cortez adopts an accent at Al Sharpton's conference Shades of Hillary: Ocasio-Cortez adopts an accent at Al Sharpton's conference

Ocasio-Cortez, a first-term Democrat from the Bronx, offered a message to the working class through her speech, stressing that any work is good work. "I mean ... She went on, "There is nothing wrong with being a working person in the United States of...

Costa Mesa Woman Kidnapped in Uganda Found Alive: Wildlife Officials Costa Mesa Woman Kidnapped in Uganda Found Alive: Wildlife Officials

Four kidnappers stopped a group of tourists at gunpoint around dusk on Tuesday as they drove through the Queen Elizabeth National Park on safari to see wild animals. They were traveling in a motor vehicle Reg No UAR 777E of World Frontiers Safaris Ug...

Narendra Modi biopic finally locks a date! Narendra Modi biopic finally locks a date!

And the film now releases on April 11, which is on Thursday. There are powerful people who are standing against us including many renowned lawyers of the Supreme Court. Here's the date when our film #PMNarendraModi will be releasing. Mumbai: Indi...

Compromise with Labour is possible to secure Brexit: UK's Leadsom

Downing Street released May's request moments after a senior EU official told AFP that Tusk was proposing to postpone Brexit day by up to a year, also pending parliament's approval of the EU-UK Withdrawal Agreement. In an open letter to May and Lab...

TV star Pablo Lyle ‘fatally punched motorist’ Juan Ricardo Hernandez TV star Pablo Lyle ‘fatally punched motorist’ Juan Ricardo Hernandez

He was out of Miami-Dade County Jail after posting $5,000 bond and had been charged only with a third-degree felony. Lyle's auto allegedly cut off another vehicle while driving towards Miami International Airport. The brother-in-law said he did n...

Rwanda marks 25 years since the genocide Rwanda marks 25 years since the genocide

Leaders and representatives of countries on Sunday morning joined President Paul Kagame and First Lady Mrs Jeannette Kagame in lighting the frame of remembrance in commemoration of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi. They are mainly African, altho...

New York Man Arrested, Charged With Threatening to Kill Ilhan Omar New York Man Arrested, Charged With Threatening to Kill Ilhan Omar

Carlineo, Jr. of Addison, New York . Carlineo is accused of placing a threatening call to Omar's office in Washington D.C. last month. When a staffer answered, the man allegedly berated the worker and referenced a false conspiracy theory linking O...

Pakistan says it has intelligence of a planned Indian attack Pakistan says it has intelligence of a planned Indian attack

He said that Pakistan has already briefed the United Nations Security Council's P5 [permanent five member countries] over the issue and stated Pakistan's apprehensions. On February 27, Pakistan carried out its own air action against India. However,...

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