Saturday August 24-th, 2019

Rahul Gandhi a British Citizen? - Home ministry sends notice Rahul Gandhi a British Citizen? - Home ministry sends notice

Results will be known on May 23. On April 15, the apex court had sought Mr Gandhi's explanation on a petition filed by BJP MP Meenakshi Lekhi, who has sought criminal contempt against him for wrongfully attributing statements to the apex court.

Man arrested after women's bodies found in a freezer Man arrested after women's bodies found in a freezer

Sky News crime correspondent Martin Brunt said he had spoken to neighbours at a house about half a mile away, where it is believed the older suspect was arrested on Monday morning. You can't really get your head around it. "There's too much violence...

Suspected UAE Spy Kills Himself in Turkish Prison Suspected UAE Spy Kills Himself in Turkish Prison

The two men detained in Turkey on 15 April were charged four days later with "political, military and worldwide espionage" after they allegedly confessed to spying on exiled dissidents and students for the UAE . "I call for the formation of a medi...

Venezuela National Guard Vehicles Ram Into Protesters in Caracas Venezuela National Guard Vehicles Ram Into Protesters in Caracas

But Maduro said that military leaders had shown him "their total loyalty". Guaido spoke at a gathering outside an air base in Caracas. But his security adviser, a retired general, said Guaido's support among the military appeared "weak".

Leaving nuclear treaty one of Iran's Leaving nuclear treaty one of Iran's "numerous choices"- Zarif

Given that he is not political in nature and a man of few words, and that he weighed in on this issue during a time when Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif is in the United States discussing with American media possible prisoner swaps with the...

Japan's new imperial era ushered in as new emperor enthroned Japan's new imperial era ushered in as new emperor enthroned

In the first stage of the accession ceremony, imperial chamberlains carried state and privy seals into the hall along with two of Japan's "Three Sacred Treasures" - a sword and a jewel - which together with a mirror are symbols of the throne.

Indonesian Govt Reveals Plans to Relocate Its Capital City From Jakarta Indonesian Govt Reveals Plans to Relocate Its Capital City From Jakarta

Prone to flooding and rapidly sinking because of uncontrolled ground water extraction, Jakarta is the archetypical Asian mega-city creaking under the weight of its dysfunction. The area of Palangkaraya on the central island of Borneo is also report...

India election latest: Several injured as VIOLENT CLASHES hit streets - latest results India election latest: Several injured as VIOLENT CLASHES hit streets - latest results

The seven-phase election ends on May 19 and the results will be declared on May 23. India is in the middle of national elections to decide the next 543 seats of Lok Sabha, the lower house of Parliament. Eight constituencies in the state are going...

Trump Lashes Out after Firefighters’ Union Endorses Biden Trump Lashes Out after Firefighters’ Union Endorses Biden

Biden paid tribute to the IAFF, the Teamsters, the United Steelworkers, the Service Employees International Union, the Pennsylvania Federation of Teachers and the Pennsylvania Education Association, among other unions, in his opening remarks.

At least 3 people shot at UNC Charlotte, one person arrested At least 3 people shot at UNC Charlotte, one person arrested

Two people have been treated for life-threatening injuries and two have been treated for non-life-threatening injuries. Earlier, campus officials urged everyone in a tweet to "Run, Hide, Fight". "Monitor email and UNCC homepage", the tweet advise...

Mohamed Noor trial: Jury reaches verdict over killing of Justine Ruszczyk Damond Mohamed Noor trial: Jury reaches verdict over killing of Justine Ruszczyk Damond

Neither Noor nor his partner, Matthew Harrity, mentioned it to investigators at the scene, with Harrity first mentioning it three days later in an interview with state investigators. Noor said Harrity was having difficulty pulling his gun from his ho...

Pro Surfers Show Support for Sunny Garcia on Instagram After His Hospitalization Pro Surfers Show Support for Sunny Garcia on Instagram After His Hospitalization

He was the ASP Men's World Champion of Surfing in 2000, has won six Triple Crown of Surfing titles, and holds the all-time record for most World Qualification Series victories - an astounding 22. Garcia's friend and fellow pro surfer Kelly Slater t...

Some 1,800 miners caught underground in South Africa Some 1,800 miners caught underground in South Africa

By about 9pm, a lot of them had safely been hoisted to the surface, with the rest expected to follow in short order. It may take a couple of hours to complete work on the shaft and the company can't say when the workers might be hoisted up, he said...

Trump Announces Immigration Asylum Changes Trump Announces Immigration Asylum Changes

Trump announced the proposal in a presidential memo on Monday and also called for the attorney general and secretary of Homeland Security to overhaul the immigration system. Other proposals in the letter include that all immigration cases being car...

White House planning to designate Muslim Brotherhood a terrorist organisation White House planning to designate Muslim Brotherhood a terrorist organisation

According to a Tuesday report in The New York Times , the White House tasked national security and diplomatic officials with exploring ways the US could sanction the group following an April 9 meeting between US President Donald Trump and Egypti...

Sri Lanka bans face coverings after terror attack Sri Lanka bans face coverings after terror attack

Militants are targeting five locations and planned to attack on either Sunday or Monday, police chiefs said in a letter sent to officials that was leaked to the media. 'The relevant information further notes that persons dressed in military unifo...

Trump Sues Deutsche Bank and Capital One to Block Congressional Subpoenas Trump Sues Deutsche Bank and Capital One to Block Congressional Subpoenas

Earlier this month, the committees, chaired by Rep. Adam Schiff and Rep. Maxine Waters , both Democrats, subpoenaed Deutsche Bank and Capital One as part of their investigation into Trump's financial deals . The suit says that Schiff and Waters ref...

China sentences Canadian to death for producing meth China sentences Canadian to death for producing meth

One of them includes a Canadian who's been identified as "Fan Wei" and sentenced to death. One American and four Mexicans were each given suspended death sentences or life, CNN reports. "We're going to continue to engage diplomatically", Trudeau ...

Trump expects 'fair' trade with Japan Trump expects 'fair' trade with Japan

Details: Trump's comments come after playing golf with Abe at Trump's National Golf Club in northern Virginia. Trump had pressed Abe to have Japanese automakers produce more vehicles in the United States, according to a readout of their recent meet...

Mark Zuckerberg Made a 'Sleep Box' for His Wife Mark Zuckerberg Made a 'Sleep Box' for His Wife

And the light is visible enough to let her know when its okay to wake up, but faint enough that it "won't wake her up if she's still sleeping", Zuckerberg said . "Wow. You are such a wonderful and caring husband ". I have been through this when m...

Cyclone Fani Now Cyclone Fani Now "Extremely Severe", Says Navy; Odisha On High Alert

Cyclone "Fani" is likely to intensify into an "extremely severe cyclonic storm" by late night and can hit the Odisha coast by Friday afternoon, the India Meteorological Department said Tuesday. The NCMC met here under the chairmanship of Cabinet Sec...

White House to designate Muslim Brotherhood terrorist organisation White House to designate Muslim Brotherhood terrorist organisation

Mr Sisi asked US President Donald Trump to make the move, US media said. White House press secretary Sarah Sanders says Trump is consulting with Mideast leaders who share his concern about the group. Human Rights Watch has argued that a terrorist d...

Trump, Erdogan discuss working group on Russian S-400 Trump, Erdogan discuss working group on Russian S-400

The Turkish leader blasted the USA for applying " injustice and pressure " against Turkey and its beleaguered deal to buy the F-35. Turkey has said as a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation member it poses no threat to the United States and the san...

Former Envoy to NK: Trump OK'd Plan to Pay for Otto Warmbier Former Envoy to NK: Trump OK'd Plan to Pay for Otto Warmbier

Joseph Yun , the former USA special envoy for North Korea, confirmed to Reuters he had signed an agreement with the North Koreans for the payment of the money before Warmbier was flown out of Pyongyang in a coma on June 13, 2017. "I don't know the ...

UN grants emergency funds to Mozambique and Comoros Islands UN grants emergency funds to Mozambique and Comoros Islands

Last Friday, UN Emergency Relief Coordinator Mark Lowcock lamented that Cyclone Idai had devastated central Mozambique , killing more than 600 people, unleashing a cholera epidemic, wiping out crops in the country's breadbasket, forcing a million ...

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