Saturday July 11-th, 2020

Labor could back Brexit bill if second referendum attached, says Starmer Labor could back Brexit bill if second referendum attached, says Starmer

Sir Keir insisted that any agreement approved by Parliament needed to be put to voters in a referendum and the party would back an amendment calling for one. 'We've actually secured a deal with the EU. John McDonnell, the shadow chancellor, confirm...

Sen. Bernie Sanders receives support from Ocasio-Cortez at NYC rally Sen. Bernie Sanders receives support from Ocasio-Cortez at NYC rally

The mayor's mention of President Trump prompted many Sanders supporters to chant "Lock Him Up" - a play on the "Lock Her Up" slogan synonymous with failed presidential candidate Hillary Clinton. Two senior sources from the Sanders campaign told repor...

Chile's Capital Santiago Dawns Under State of Emergency After Violent Protests Chile's Capital Santiago Dawns Under State of Emergency After Violent Protests

Looters stormed into supermarkets, stores and pharmacies. That followed 179 arrests in Santiago on Saturday. Police told Reuters that on Friday alone, 156 police officers had been injured, including five seriously. AFP video on Saturday showed secu...

Seoul Police up Security After Rally at US Envoy Residence Seoul Police up Security After Rally at US Envoy Residence

A group of South Korean students broke into the residence of American ambassador Harry Harris on Friday, in a protest against Donald Trump's campaign to get the Asian nation to pay more for US military support. American diplomatic and army outposts w...

Egypt reveals details of 30 ancient coffins found in Luxor Egypt reveals details of 30 ancient coffins found in Luxor

A team of Egyptian restorers then unsealed two of the displayed coffins for the first time, with journalists and photographers jostling to take a glimpse of the ancient mummies. "We only did remedial first-aid on these well-preserved coffins". Most t...

White House admits there were strings attached to Ukraine aid

Echoing testimony from former U.S. Special Envoy to Ukraine Kurt Volker , Sondland denied participating in the alleged campaign to push Ukraine to investigate the Bidens on behalf of Trump. "There never was any condition on the flow of the aid r...

William and Kate return to Pakistani children’s village William and Kate return to Pakistani children’s village

Middleton told CNN that the couple had seen a lot of the country during their stay in Pakistan. "William!" she exclaimed as she feigned pain and clutched her neck. She continued, "Together as a village you are transforming children's lives and prov...

PM Imran condemns Indian firing on civilian population PM Imran condemns Indian firing on civilian population

Terrorist launch pads in PoK's Jura, Athmuqam and Kundalsahi were targeted by Indian Army artillery guns on Saturday night after credible inputs came of a significant number of terrorists operating there, according to sources. General Rawat also ap...

'Bogus crimes': Two Americans detained in east China 'Bogus crimes': Two Americans detained in east China

They're now awaiting trial on charges of illegally moving people across China's borders. 'We take seriously our responsibility to assist USA citizens overseas and are monitoring the situation'. "We received information that she is doing okay", the ...

'I am back,' Bernie Sanders tells supporters at NYC rally 'I am back,' Bernie Sanders tells supporters at NYC rally

Boston Herald radio host Adriana Cohen discusses how the tax plans of Bernie Sanders , Elizabeth Warren and Joe Biden will all hike Americans' taxes. While he pledged during this week's presidential debate to move forward with a "vigorous" campaign,...

Europe reacts to the Brexit vote that could delay Brexit Europe reacts to the Brexit vote that could delay Brexit

The second letter, signed by Prime Minister Johnson, which says he believes that a delay would be a mistake. Prime Minister Boris Johnson has reaffirmed his commitment to deliver a Brexit deal by the October 31, 2019 deadline. Labour has already ex...

To spend ₹36 crore on pollution awareness drives To spend ₹36 crore on pollution awareness drives

An AQI between 0 and 50 is belief about "true", 51 and 100 "splendid", 101 and 200 "moderate", 201 and 300 "miserable", 301 and 400 "very miserable", and 401 and 500 "severe". At the review meeting, Gargava said the 10-member CPCB task force on the G...

James Mattis mocks Donald Trump over not fighting in Vietnam James Mattis mocks Donald Trump over not fighting in Vietnam

The four-star general likened himself to the award-winning actress a day after Trump called him "the world's most overrated general" in a meeting with congressional Democrats about Turkey's invasion of Syria . But Mattis didn't stop there with his j...

Erdogan vows to 'crush the heads' of Kurdish forces if no pullout Erdogan vows to 'crush the heads' of Kurdish forces if no pullout

As fighting continued earlier Friday near the Turkish-Syrian border, President Trump minimized the situation and defended the temporary cease-fire deal the USA cut with Turkey's President Recep Erdogan . The key border town of Ras al-Ayn saw fir...

GOP congressman undecided on impeachment won't seek new term GOP congressman undecided on impeachment won't seek new term

Asked if other Republicans felt as he did about impeachment , he said "there are people that talk, that have concerns about a lot of things that have happened - Syria and Mulvaney's comments just the other day are probably going to drive some peop...

Students walk out to protest firing of security guard over racial slur Students walk out to protest firing of security guard over racial slur

Anderson says he told the student not to call him the N-word and repeated the slur during the confrontation. "We were all called this word, and not one of them could say, 'don't call me that.' I can". She said she also has directed district staff...

Kate Middleton gushes over ‘fantastic’ Pakistan Kate Middleton gushes over ‘fantastic’ Pakistan

We have to say we agree with Kate Middleton , watching archival footage of a dead person so that one can emulate and imitate them is a little weird. She still lives there, acting as a mentor to the children, when she is not working as a manager for ...

Missing Model Got Strangled, Poisoned and Buried in a Desert Missing Model Got Strangled, Poisoned and Buried in a Desert

Per alleged residential surveillance video, Gonzalez - wearing lingerie and heels - was seen trying to open the door of a home around 300 yards from where Prestipino lived. He was freaked out when she "started acting weird and speaking in the devil's...

Prince William and wife Kate land in Pakistan capital after aborted flight Prince William and wife Kate land in Pakistan capital after aborted flight

Daily Telegraph correspondent Ben Farmer said the pilot had tried to land twice, once at a military base in the garrison city of Rawalpindi adjacent to Islamabad, and once at Islamabad International before abandoning the attempt and returning to La...

Brexit delay request sent to European Union, along with letter arguing against it

Although UK law requires Johnson to request a three month extension, the circumstances mean that the European Union could insist on a much shorter, technical extension. If attempts to stop a no-deal Brexit fail, the consequences for Britain are lik...

Tory Brexiteer says Boris Johnson's defeat in Parliament 'spoilt his birthday' Tory Brexiteer says Boris Johnson's defeat in Parliament 'spoilt his birthday'

The text of the amendment says that the deal with the European Union will not be approved by the parliament unless the House of Commons adopts all bills, necessary for Brexit . President Macron said yesterday he did not want to make predictions but ...

After corruption allegations, Trump says G7 summit won't be at his resort After corruption allegations, Trump says G7 summit won't be at his resort

Trump seemed to be aware early on of the allegations of impropriety that would follow the Doral announcement. A trio of Democratic lawmakers on Friday had introduced the Trump's Heist Undermines the G-7 , or THUG, Act, which sought to block feder...

Reluctant EU considers Brexit extension request Reluctant EU considers Brexit extension request

The Benn Act set a deadline of 11pm on Saturday for the Prime Minister to get a deal if the United Kingdom is to leave on October 31, otherwise he is supposed to seek an extension. Yet some opponents of Mr. Johnson's Brexit deal supported the Letwin ...

Turkey, Kurds trade accusations even as Syria truce takes hold Turkey, Kurds trade accusations even as Syria truce takes hold

The commander of Kurdish forces in Syria, Mazloum Abdi, earlier Saturday accused Ankara of sabotaging the agreement with Washington by blocking the withdrawal of his forces from a flashpoint border town in northeastern Syria, a claim Turkey denie...

Trump drops plan to host G-7 at Doral Trump drops plan to host G-7 at Doral

The announcement followed earlier tweets in which he said he thought he "was doing something very good for our Country" by hosting world leaders at his Florida resort next year. Trump went on to praise the features of his resort like "tremendous ball...

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