Saturday August 24-th, 2019

Clashes erupt at Al-Aqsa compound after settler 'tour'

Al Jazeera reports that settlers gathered outside the compound and police chose to let them in. Senior Palestinian negotiator Saeb Erekat denounced the "attacks by the Israeli occupation authority and its provocations in the Al Aqsa Mosque" that ...

Angela Merkel’s coalition crisis DEEPENS as Social Democrats leader RESIGNS Angela Merkel’s coalition crisis DEEPENS as Social Democrats leader RESIGNS

The Greens have overtaken Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives to become the most popular party in Germany, an opinion poll released on Saturday showed, while her Socialist SPD coalition partners fell to an all-time low. But she also congratulate...

IAEA: Iran stays within nuclear deal's main limits IAEA: Iran stays within nuclear deal's main limits

That raised questions for the first time about its adherence to a key provision of Iran's 2015 nuclear deal with world powers that was meant to limit the country's use of advanced centrifuges. The IAEA report said its staff had access "to all the s...

US military will not be politicised, Pentago tells White House US military will not be politicised, Pentago tells White House

While Deferment Donald hit the NYC nightclubs during the Vietnam war, trying to avoid getting STD's, by his own admission, Vietnam guards were hitting Navy Pilot turned POW John McCain in torture sessions during his stay at the "Hanoi Hilton" priso...

President Donald Trump offers mixed messages on Russian Federation after Robert Mueller attack President Donald Trump offers mixed messages on Russian Federation after Robert Mueller attack

Mr Trump also offered mixed messages on Russia's efforts to help him defeat Democrat Hillary Clinton in the 2016 campaign. However, the oh so perfectly poised president quickly refuted the tweet stating,"You know who got me elected?" "I assumed I w...

Milder With Scattered Showers, Storms Tonight Milder With Scattered Showers, Storms Tonight

Coming into the evening however, chances of showers will drop to 30 percent. The main threats will likely be damaging winds and hail, but a tornado can not be ruled out. Monday should be a brisk and rather chilly day with mostly cloudy periods and s...

NoGrandiNavi: MSC Opera Smashes Into Dock and the River Countess in Venice NoGrandiNavi: MSC Opera Smashes Into Dock and the River Countess in Venice

Footage posted to social media has shown the terrifying moment that a cruise ship attempting to dock in Venice smashed into a tourist boat, injuring at least five people. Calderan said the cruise ship's engine was locked when the captain called for...

Malaysia to use Huawei services 'as much as possible' - Prime Minister Malaysia to use Huawei services 'as much as possible' - Prime Minister

He was re-elected in May past year in a shock election, defeating the Barisan Nasional coalition that had ruled Malaysia for the six decades since independence. A Joint Investigation Team (JIT) led by Holland claimed that a BUK TELAR missile was used...

Iran may hold talks if shown respect, worldwide rules followed, says Rouhani Iran may hold talks if shown respect, worldwide rules followed, says Rouhani

Iran and the United States have been drawn into starker confrontation in the past month, a year after Washington pulled out of a deal between Iran and global powers to curb Tehran's nuclear programme in return for lifting worldwide sanctions.

Boeing 737 MAX may not return to service until August - IATA head Boeing 737 MAX may not return to service until August - IATA head

Muilenburg (pictured, AFP) was pressed by CBS about failing to notify the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for more than a year that the company had deactivated a signal created to advise the crew of a disagreement between the plane's "angle ...

Taliban's new leader pledges to continue fighting

The Taliban and members of the USA -backed Afghan National Defense and Security Forces (ANDSF) embraced the Eid three-day truce past year, which was also well received by the Afghan people and Afghanistan's worldwide partners. A major sticking po...

Syrian Rockets Fired at Israel Syrian Rockets Fired at Israel

Two rockets were fired on Saturday from Syria toward the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights causing no casualties, the Israeli military said. Israeli media reported sirens warning of incoming rockets were not activated. The Golan Project, headquartered...

US Visa: You will now submit your social media handles when applying US Visa: You will now submit your social media handles when applying

When proposed a year ago, authorities estimated the proposal would affect 14.7 million people annually. "This will be a vital tool to screen out terrorists, public safety threats, and other unsafe individuals", the official enthused, explaining tha...

Schiff Wants More Info On Barr 'Spying' Probe Schiff Wants More Info On Barr 'Spying' Probe

The top Democrat on the Senate Intelligence Committee is sounding the alarm about the new powers that President Donald Trump has granted to Attorney General William Barr . Schiff said Barr's "approach threatens national security by subverting longst...

Two Missing After Blasts At Russian Military Plant, 22 Injured Two Missing After Blasts At Russian Military Plant, 22 Injured

The city of Dzerzhinsk has declared an emergency in the surrounding areas, while the Investigative Committee of Russian Federation says it has launched a criminal investigation into potential safety violations at the plant. There was no information y...

Republican redistricting expert advocated for citizenship question on Census Republican redistricting expert advocated for citizenship question on Census

Federal district judges in NY and California ruled earlier this year that Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross's attempt to add a citizenship question to the next census violated the Administrative Procedures Act. The Trump administration concealed e...

Foreign climbers go missing on way to Nanda Devi peak Foreign climbers go missing on way to Nanda Devi peak

It's understood as well as the missing Britons, there are two men from the United States, an Australian woman and an Indian guide. An Australian woman is thought to be missing in the Himalayas in India after her expedition team failed to return f...

Remains of a child found near Fulton Remains of a child found near Fulton

Vence originally told Sgt. Mark Holbrook of the Houston Police Department's Homicide Division that he, Maleah and his two-year-old son were on their way to George Bush Intercontinental Airport Friday night to pick up Maleah's mother, who was fl...

New Zealand unveils first wellbeing budget New Zealand unveils first wellbeing budget

GDP was forecast at 3.2% in fiscal 2020, and was seen averaging at about 2.6 per cent over the forecasted four-year period. Some questioned whether the budget had lived up to the government's stated goals to transform the economy and pointed out th...

Over 750000 European Union nationals seek United Kingdom residence for Brexit Over 750000 European Union nationals seek United Kingdom residence for Brexit

More than three-quarters of a million people have applied to secure their post-Brexit status in the United Kingdom as MPs fear that the European Union citizens settlement scheme could be the new Windrush scandal . Applicants are asked to prove their...

Eiffel Tower becomes launch pad for zip-line attraction Eiffel Tower becomes launch pad for zip-line attraction

Once you jump from the second level of the famous landmark, you'll hurtle at speeds up to 55 miles per hour during your drop over the Champ de Mars. Thrillseekers taking the quick route down will reach speeds of around 55mph on the way, with the jo...

Kim's envoy 'executed' after collapse of summit with Trump Kim's envoy 'executed' after collapse of summit with Trump

The source said Kim Yong-chol was sent to hard labor in Jagang Province, while Kim Song-hye of the United Front Department was sent to a political prison camp. Reports indicate five foreign ministry officials were executed by firing squad. Kim is...

Sudan authorities shut down Al Jazeera office as protests continue Sudan authorities shut down Al Jazeera office as protests continue

The Qatar-based broadcaster Al-Jazeera said Sudanese security officers informed it of the decision to shut it down. The station has regularly broadcast footage of demonstrations in Sudan. "Representation shall be through the ballot box, whoever obt...

Trump to formally announce 2nd campaign at June 18 rally Trump to formally announce 2nd campaign at June 18 rally

The rally will be held at the Amway Center , which has room for 20,000 people. In the announcement of his presidential run in April, Biden said Trump had "fundamentally altered the character of this nation". Let's welcome him in the way we know best...

US Secretary of State Discusses Iran, China While Meeting German Officials US Secretary of State Discusses Iran, China While Meeting German Officials

Pompeo began a five-day European trip on Friday with a delayed visit to Berlin, where he was expected to press Germany to boost its military spending, avoid dealings with China's technology giant Huawei and reconsider a pipeline project with Russia...

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