Monday October 25-th, 2021

Pope calls for dialogue in Lebanon following protests Pope calls for dialogue in Lebanon following protests

On Sunday, tens of thousands of protesters joined hands nationwide to form a 170-kilometre (105-mile) human chain stretching from Tripoli in the north to Tyre in the south. The unprecedented mobilisation was sparked by a proposed tax on voice calls v...

US Zimbabwe sanctions: Security minister targeted US Zimbabwe sanctions: Security minister targeted

He is expected to make a keynote address at the National Sports Stadium where thousands are expected to gather. It expresses solidarity with Zimbabwe in the same "context" as past support the ANC has shown for Cuba, Venezuela, "the State of Palesti...

Russian Soldier Kills 8 In Mass Shooting at Siberian Military Base Russian Soldier Kills 8 In Mass Shooting at Siberian Military Base

APThis undated picture exhibits Ramil Shamsutdinov, a Russian soldier who went on a taking pictures spree in Siberia on October 25, 2019 at a navy base within the city of Gorny within the Baikal Lake area. "Commanders just close their eyes to cases...

US 'close to finalizing' parts of trade deal with China: USTR US 'close to finalizing' parts of trade deal with China: USTR

Liu He over the phone to further the discussions at the deputy level in the near future. According to the statement from Beijing , the countries reached an agreement about the USA regulatory system for importing cooked poultry and squid products f...

Pakistani court grants bail to ailing former PM Sharif Pakistani court grants bail to ailing former PM Sharif

His lawyer, Ashtar Ausaf, said his client can not be released until the Islamabad High Court hears an appeal in a separate corruption case on October 29. The minister also expressed her best wishes for Nawaz Sharif and prayed for his early recovery. ...

Trump Organization looks at selling Washington D.C. hotel Trump Organization looks at selling Washington D.C. hotel

The Trump Organization has operated the hotel since 2016. The Trump Organization is looking for $500 million for the leasing rights, or about $2 million per room key, making it one of the highest-priced hotels in USA history. But Tobias said ...

Snickers Is Giving Out One Million Candy Bars for Free This Halloween Snickers Is Giving Out One Million Candy Bars for Free This Halloween

Well if you're craving a Snickers bar, you now have a chance to get a free bag of fun size Snickers without even having to dress up. The cards are valued at $US3.90 and a working cell-phone number is required to register for one. This offer is avai...

US budget deficit finishes just short of $1 trillion for fiscal 2019 US budget deficit finishes just short of $1 trillion for fiscal 2019

As a percentage of gross domestic product (GDP), the federal deficit was 4.6 percent in the fiscal year that ended on September 30, 0.8 percentage point higher than the previous year, the department said. But federal spending jumped twice that rate...

Chilean president shakes up government after more than 1 million people protest Chilean president shakes up government after more than 1 million people protest

Pinera's announcement follows a peaceful rally late on Friday that saw one million Chileans flood the streets to demand economic and political change. Pinera apologized earlier in the week for failing to anticipate the outbreak of social unrest, an...

US to end scheduled flights to all Cuban airports except Havana US to end scheduled flights to all Cuban airports except Havana

It also said the US will expand sanctions to include more foreign goods that are made of American content. Also this week, the U.S. Department of Commerce put even more restrictions on the Cuban government by revoking authority of U.S. In June the ...

Happy Diwali 2019: Significance of the 5 Days of Diwali Happy Diwali 2019: Significance of the 5 Days of Diwali

It is the third consecutive year that the president has celebrated the popular Indian festival of lights in the White House . During the five days, people celebrate in various ways with specific rules. Diwali celebrations vary across cultural grou...

Facebook unveils News Tab, plans to pay selected publishers Facebook unveils News Tab, plans to pay selected publishers

Thomson, the News Corp CEO who a year ago denounced what he called a "dysfunctional" online landscape that made it hard for publishers to thrive, welcomed the Facebook initiative in the joint appearance with Zuckerberg. Interested in Facebook? Add ...

Southwest flight attendants accuse Texas pilots of recording passengers in bathroom Southwest flight attendants accuse Texas pilots of recording passengers in bathroom

A lawsuit filed by Renee Steinaker alleged that she was working on a flight between Pittsburgh and Phoenix when she was asked to enter the cockpit so that one of the two pilots could leave and use the bathroom. In their answer to the complaint, M...

Boris Johnson pushes for early election Boris Johnson pushes for early election

Following the meeting of EU ambassadors on Friday, the European Commission's chief spokeswoman Mina Andreeva told a Brussels press briefing: "The EU 27 have agreed to the principle of an extension and work will now continue in the coming days".

Time's Up asks NBC to release NDAs, hold independent probe Time's Up asks NBC to release NDAs, hold independent probe

NBC has maintained that his published work was substantially different from what he had when he was still at the network. Matt Lauer , a longtime "Today" show anchor, was accused of sexual harassment and fired as a result in late 2017.

Judge hands Democrats a victory in impeachment inquiry Judge hands Democrats a victory in impeachment inquiry

Trump's administration has refused to adjust to subpoenas from Dwelling committees within the impeachment inquiry in search of paperwork and testimony. Democratic Rep. Jerrold Nadler , D-N.Y., Committee chairman, released a statement on the rulin...

Boris Johnson should go back to European Union and renegotiate deal: DUP leader Boris Johnson should go back to European Union and renegotiate deal: DUP leader

We backed the Prime Minister previously, when he's looked for a general election , because it has simply been a general election he's been looking for. This year his deal, which would keep Northern Ireland in partial alignment with some European U...

Window washers cling to wind-blown scaffolding for life Window washers cling to wind-blown scaffolding for life

Paulina Dedaj is a writer/ reporter for Fox News . But it was when it struck Stantec Tower building the final time that gasps can be heard. After one forceful hit against the tower, you can see a person tumble out of the scaffolding and hold on, d...

Rescuers hunt for missing as landslides, floods kill 10 in Japan Rescuers hunt for missing as landslides, floods kill 10 in Japan

Landslides killed two people in Chiba and left another missing Friday as a wide swath of eastern Japan trying to recover from Typhoon Hagibis was hit again by heavy rain. More than 9,000 homes, including 6,000 in Chiba prefecture and 2,500 in nearb...

Co Armagh man (25) arrested after 39 bodies discovered in lorry trailer Co Armagh man (25) arrested after 39 bodies discovered in lorry trailer

Where was the lorry found? Mo Robinson, 25, from Laurelvale, was detained after the grim discovery was made at an industrial estate in Essex earlier this morning (Wednesday). I appreciate the impact the road closure will have on businesses within ...

China says no confirmation yet on UK truck victims` nationality China says no confirmation yet on UK truck victims` nationality

My path to overseas doesn't succeed". "Mum, I love you so much! I'm dying because I can't breathe ". Her brother confirmed to AFP the text message was authentic. Ms Tra My's brother told the BBC: "My sister went missing on 23 October on the way ...

Rudy Giuliani reportedly 'butt-dialed' NBC reporter, accidentally left voicemails Rudy Giuliani reportedly 'butt-dialed' NBC reporter, accidentally left voicemails

The other person in the conversation was largely inaudible, though he does say "if you want options, I got options, I got options", to which Giuliani replies "yeah give me options, yeah". For the rest of the three-minute voicemail, Giuliani rails aga...

Over 2 million residents face blackout in California Over 2 million residents face blackout in California

Customers in 36 counties across the northern and central parts of the state could see their power shut off in the coming days as risky fire conditions and gusty winds persist . For those customers able to have their power restored between events, ...

Dushyant Chautalas mother Naina likely to be Haryana Deputy CM: PTI Dushyant Chautalas mother Naina likely to be Haryana Deputy CM: PTI

Two Independent MLAs met BJP's Haryana in-charge and party general secretary Anil Jain last night, it is learnt. Opposition BJP had demanded Kanda's arrest in 2012. The reason is not numbers, which the BJP has easily achieved, but the caste equation ...

British backpacker Amelia Bambridge missing on Cambodian island British backpacker Amelia Bambridge missing on Cambodian island

The Phnom Penh Post newspaper cited a local official, Koh Rong commune chief Chhoeun Chantha, as saying that the search was being conducted in the jungle and at sea. Bambridge was on a gap year. Harris said he had met Bambridge in Phnom Penh before...

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