Saturday August 24-th, 2019

Israel comes to a standstill in memory of the Holocaust Israel comes to a standstill in memory of the Holocaust

Other ceremonies, prayers and musical performances took place in schools, community centers and army bases around the country. The names of those who died in the genocide are also read out in parliament throughout the day, on this date every year.

Link-banning is Facebook's terrifying new censorship tool Link-banning is Facebook's terrifying new censorship tool

On Saturday, Trump retweeted a number of tweets criticizing Facebook's move, including one by Watson, who urged supporters to "keep up the pressure" on the company. Former BNP leader Nick Griffin and Britain First leaders Paul Golding and Jayda Fra...

Don't provoke army, Sudan opposition chief warns protesters Don't provoke army, Sudan opposition chief warns protesters

Alluding to the claim that they come every time with a different position, he said when they realized that the military council had a different perception of the role of the sovereignty council they proposed to stop talks on the composition of the co...

Iran to keep enriching uranium despite USA move: parliament speaker Iran to keep enriching uranium despite USA move: parliament speaker

The United States also said it would no longer waive sanctions that allowed Iran to ship to Oman for storage heavy water produced at its Arak facility beyond a 300-tonne limit set in the 2015 nuclear deal. Supporters of the Iran deal say the co...

Kathimerini: Cyprus justice minister resigns over serial killer case Kathimerini: Cyprus justice minister resigns over serial killer case

I want to go to prison". Police Supporters' Association head Neophytos Papamiltiadous told the state television channel earlier this week that although law enforcement authorities were doing an excellent job, anecdotal evidence suggests that the of...

Trump and Putin discuss nuclear weapons, Mueller report Trump and Putin discuss nuclear weapons, Mueller report

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, in a phone call earlier this week, told Secretary of State Mike Pompeo of "grave consequences" should there be further aggressive steps in Venezuela , interpreted as a warning to Washington not to interven...

UN, peace monitors ask South Sudan to respect freedom of press UN, peace monitors ask South Sudan to respect freedom of press

We urge caution with the development of a culture of disinformation, as our societies depend on credible and relevant information from our media and authority figures, especially in times of crisis through natural events such as hurricanes, earthquak...

Israeli airstrikes target sites in northern Gaza Strip Israeli airstrikes target sites in northern Gaza Strip

Officials from Hamas, which has controlled Gaza by force since a 2007 coup, say Israel did not honor other commitments, such as allowing the transfer of Qatari money to Gaza's cash-strapped public institutions and taking measures to further ease th...

Mozambique suffers a cholera outbreak, following tropical storm flood Mozambique suffers a cholera outbreak, following tropical storm flood

As we have seen in Mozambique and elsewhere, poorer countries and communities are disproportionately affected. IsraAID says that the potential impact of Kenneth on the country, already stretched to breaking point by Idai, is huge. In Odisha, Indi...

Thai the knot: King marries his bodyguard Thai the knot: King marries his bodyguard

The 66-year-old king unexpectedly married the deputy commander of his personal bodyguard unit on Wednesday in a surprise ceremony, giving her the title Queen Suthida Vajiralongkorn na Ayudhaya. Sulak, "doesn't like ceremony himself, personally, but w...

Hamas fires rockets after Israel carries out strikes in Gaza Hamas fires rockets after Israel carries out strikes in Gaza

Friday's protests broke out in the afternoon as part of weekly rallies and protests that have been going on since March 30 previous year. The soldiers - a male in moderate condition with a bullet wound and a female in light condition with a shrapne...

Florida teachers can now carry guns in the classroom Florida teachers can now carry guns in the classroom

More than a year ago, the Broward school board passed a resolution against allowing teachers to pack heat. But its opponents warn of the danger of accidents among teachers who would effectively be tasked with policing as well as education, and who,...

Tommy Robinson has milkshake thrown over him during Warrington visit Tommy Robinson has milkshake thrown over him during Warrington visit

It isn't the first time the 36-year-old has been targeted with a milkshake, with the same thing happening to him yesterday during a visit to Greater Manchester. Mahmud can be seen holding a McDonald's milkshake throughout the conversation before even...

Korea warns US of 'undesired consequences' Korea warns US of 'undesired consequences'

Kim", he said. Residents hold US and North Korean flags while they wait for motorcade of North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un en route to the Metropole Hotel for the second US- North Korea summit in Hanoi , Vietnam February 28, 2019. Maritime auth...

Boeing 737 Jet Goes Into River in Jacksonville, Florida Boeing 737 Jet Goes Into River in Jacksonville, Florida

Bormann described emerging from the plane onto the wing as oxygen masks deployed and smelling the jet fuel that she said was leaking into the water. "We have a commercial plane down on the river" the mayor tweeted at 10:34 p.m. Miami Air is a chart...

Minneapolis reaches $20 million settlement in police shooting death of Justine Ruszczyk Minneapolis reaches $20 million settlement in police shooting death of Justine Ruszczyk

The settlement, which will be paid by the city's self-insurance fund, calls for Damond's family to donate $2 million to a local foundation's fund aimed at addressing gun violence. "I think the actions of Mohamed Noor were the things that were awful a...

Snoop Dogg Urges Everyone to Post Farrakhan Videos to Oppose Facebook Banning Snoop Dogg Urges Everyone to Post Farrakhan Videos to Oppose Facebook Banning

Farrakhan videos on your Instagram and Facebook page", Snoop Dogg said in an Instagram video on Thursday evening. "So surprised to see Conservative thinkers like James Woods banned from Twitter, and Paul Watson banned from Facebook!" We've al...

Passengers escape after plane skids off runway into river in Jacksonville, Florida

The station also confirmed that the plane had skidded off the runway before coming to a rest in the river. The plane believed to be carrying 136 passengers and 7 crew members on board has skidded off the runway at Naval Air Station Jacksonville i...

Jerry Nadler's New Ultimatum for Barr Jerry Nadler's New Ultimatum for Barr

During a press conference on May 1, the Senate Judiciary Committee chairman said he was going write to Mueller and "give him a chance to correct the record if he thought Attorney General Barr in any way misrepresented the findings of his report ...

North Korea fires short-range missile off its coast, South Korea says North Korea fires short-range missile off its coast, South Korea says

According to the North Korea news agency (KCNA), April's test of a new "tactical guided weapon" was overseen by Mr Kim himself . United States and South Korean officials are analyzing information about the missile launch, according to the reports....

Pentagon says China’s military using espionage to steal secrets Pentagon says China’s military using espionage to steal secrets

The assessment is included in the United States military's annual report to Congress on China's armed forces and follows Beijing's publication of its first official Arctic policy white paper in June. It estimated that China's official defense budge...

Crane topples on building; bus blown away: Cyclone Fani destruction on cam Crane topples on building; bus blown away: Cyclone Fani destruction on cam

In a relief to incumbent Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu amidst his ongoing standoff with the Election Commission of India (ECI), the poll panel on Friday agreed to his demand to lift the Model Code of Conduct (MCC) in four districts that are to b...

China's police targeting 'lawful' behavior to detain Muslims China's police targeting 'lawful' behavior to detain Muslims

In an address Tuesday, U.S. Secretary of State Michael Pompeo urged corporate America to think twice before doing business in Xinjiang . According to HWR, the IJOP database where all this data is collected is also accompanied by a mobile applicati...

Woman who poisoned Kim Jong-un's brother is freed from prison Woman who poisoned Kim Jong-un's brother is freed from prison

Huong was the last suspect in custody after the Malaysian attorney general's stunning decision in March to drop a murder case against her co-defendant, Indonesian Siti Aisyah, following high-level lobbying from Jakarta. "They did not treat me badly"....

Boy Saves Sister From Carjacking in Southwest Ohio Boy Saves Sister From Carjacking in Southwest Ohio

A 24-year-old Indian man has been charged with kidnapping, assault and theft after he drove off in an elderly woman's auto from outside a medical centre in the USA with her grandchildren inside the vehicle. At first, their grandmother was unaware tha...

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