Wednesday October 27-th, 2021

U.S. mountain climber Brad Gobright dies in Mexico fall

Gobright, 31, of Orange County, California , was with a climbing partner when he fell almost 985 feet. Brad Gobright , 31, fell around 300 meters (1,000 ft) to his death in El Portero Chico in northern Mexico. "We didn't tie knots in the rope, ei...

Transitional gov't to dissolve ex-ruling party Transitional gov't to dissolve ex-ruling party

Bashir and his Islamist National Congress Party (NCP) had ruled the northeast African country since 1989 before a nationwide protest movement resulted in him being deposed earlier this year. The statement said that the adoption of the law, despite i...

Trump was briefed on whistleblower before releasing Ukraine aid Trump was briefed on whistleblower before releasing Ukraine aid

President Donald Trump was briefed on the whistleblower complaint about his dealings with Ukraine before the White House released almost $400 million in military aid to Kyiv, officials say, shedding new light on events that triggered the impeach...

Britain's PM Boris Johnson pledges Brexit by end of January Britain's PM Boris Johnson pledges Brexit by end of January

The Brexit Party said it did not take part because it had "no faith that the broadcaster will conduct this debate in a fair and objective way". The party wrote to Ofcom saying placing an ice sculpture on the PM's podium was a " provocative part...

Gordon Sondland contradicts allegations of sexual felony Gordon Sondland contradicts allegations of sexual felony

Five journalists worked on the article: Julia Silverman , Kelly Clarke and Fiona McCann of Portland Monthly , as well as Maryam Jameel and Doris Burke of ProPublica . "Sondland's firm, and so they cited her good relationship with him". And then, s...

After pro-democracy election sweep, Lam vows to ‘listen’ After pro-democracy election sweep, Lam vows to ‘listen’

The turmoil started in June over a now-abandoned extradition bill that many viewed as a sign of creeping Chinese control over Hong Kong , but protestors have since expanded their demands. "The election was further evidence, if any were needed, tha...

Condemn philosophy which describes Nathuram Godse as patriot: Rajnath Singh Condemn philosophy which describes Nathuram Godse as patriot: Rajnath Singh

BJP has barred Pragya Singh Thakur from attending all Parliamentary Party meetings for the rest of the winter session, a day after the controversial Lok Sabha MP made remarks referring to Nathuram Godse in Parliament. When asked whether Godse was ...

Eight children among 15 civilians killed by mine in Afghanistan Eight children among 15 civilians killed by mine in Afghanistan

Permanent Representative of Pakistan to the United Nations , Munir Akram was speaking in the UN General Assembly's debate on the situation in Afghanistan. Amid the uncertainty arising from the US-Taliban negotiations, the results of the September 28...

US would benefit from more, not fewer, immigrants US would benefit from more, not fewer, immigrants

The former New York City mayor appeared in the state just two days after he made his bid for the presidency official, following weeks of reports that he was preparing to jump into the primary battle. Saturday, Oct. 27, 2001. Latinos organized against...

Thieves steal priceless jewels Thieves steal priceless jewels

One of the oldest museums in Europe, the Green Vault holds treasures including a 63.8cm figure of a Moor studded with emeralds and a 547.71 carat sapphire gifted by Czar Peter I of Russian Federation. Image: Reuters. One of the national treasures s...

Trump Says He Didn’t ‘Direct’ Giuliani to Go to Ukraine Trump Says He Didn’t ‘Direct’ Giuliani to Go to Ukraine

An updated proposal, signed by Mr Giuliani, included directions on how to wire money to his firm and did not mention Mr Lutsenko, the Times reports, but instead asked for $300,000 from the Ukrainian Ministry of Justice and the Republic of Ukraine...

'Only one of us is telling the truth', says Prince Andrew's accuser 'Only one of us is telling the truth', says Prince Andrew's accuser

Ms Giuffre (left) has claimed in court papers in Florida that she was forced to have sex with Andrew when she was aged 17, under the state's age of consent. The Met reviewed that decision in August after Epstein took his own life in United States c...

Probe into plan to create new Nazi party - English Probe into plan to create new Nazi party - English

They also found a large number of weapons, including pistols, hunting rifles and crossbows. Operation Black Shadows by anti-terrorism and anti-mafia police was carried out across the country, from Milan to Sicily, after two years of investigations....

Siberia: 18,000-year-old frozen 'dog' stumps scientists

The well-preserved dog is still in Russian Federation, although one of his ribs was sent to Sweden for testing. Scientists have been left baffled by the discovery of a prehistoric puppy carcass. Samples of the puppy's genome were sent to the Swedi...

US Navy Secretary Terminates Review of Officers Over War Crimes Case US Navy Secretary Terminates Review of Officers Over War Crimes Case

Spencer was sacked Sunday by Defense Secretary Mark Esper for signing a private deal with the White House to allow Gallagher to retire without losing his SEAL status. Following the verdict, a peer-review board needed to be convened to determine w...

Trump visits United States troops in Afghanistan on Thanksgiving Trump visits United States troops in Afghanistan on Thanksgiving

Talks with the Taliban, reported to be close to a deal , ended in September after plans to host the militants at Camp David, the presidential retreat in Maryland, fell apart under press criticism once it was realised they would coincide with the a...

Neither the Conservative nor Labour spendings plans are 'properly credible' Neither the Conservative nor Labour spendings plans are 'properly credible'

The IFS deemed it "highly likely" that Conservative spending would exceed that suggested in their manifesto, adding that Labour would be unable to deliver on its spending promises. "Because to do otherwise would either mean resiling from their pledge...

Melania Trump booed by students at Youth Opioid Summit in Baltimore Melania Trump booed by students at Youth Opioid Summit in Baltimore

Melania Trump was loudly booed by students on Tuesday, as she addressed an event at the University of Maryland in Baltimore . "I believe it is also the first loud booing by an audience at a solo event with Mrs. When the president last visited...

Ansarullah source voices doubt over Saudi prisoner exchange Ansarullah source voices doubt over Saudi prisoner exchange

The detainees are from the Iran-aligned movement that a Saudi-led military coalition has been fighting since March 2015, after the Houthis ousted the internationally recognised government in Sanaa. "We hope that the release of these 128 detainees, bu...

Multiple fatalities after small plane crashes in Kingston Multiple fatalities after small plane crashes in Kingston

OPP East are also on the scene to assist with the investigation. Police say there is no concern for public safety. Const. Ash Gutheinz says there's "no indication" there were any survivors. Gibson said in an interview he could hear a helicopter...

3 youths plead guilty to London bus attack of lesbian couple 3 youths plead guilty to London bus attack of lesbian couple

The 15-year-old from Kensington and Chelsea admitted two charges of using threatening or abusive words or behaviour to cause harassment, alarm or distress and handling Ms Ramirez's stolen bank card. A two-day trial was expected to begin on Thursday -...

Saudi-led coalition says it freed 200 Houthi prisoners Saudi-led coalition says it freed 200 Houthi prisoners

Warren said she is "troubled by the apparent lack of full cooperation in this process by Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, which calls into question whether it is in America's interest to continue selling arms and other military hardware to ...

Pompeo Sees 'duty' to Probe Ukraine Meddling Theory Pompeo Sees 'duty' to Probe Ukraine Meddling Theory

Pompeo, who highlighted his former position as Central Intelligence Agency director in the early stages of Trump's presidency, said there "were many countries that were actively engaged and trying to undermine American democracy". "Your failure or re...

Queen Elizabeth is Reportedly Set to Retire from Royal Duties

That's certainly what I'm hearing here at Buckingham Palace. The fallout has been made abundantly clear this week with the absence of Andrew's name on the list for the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation leaders reception at Buckingham Palace.

Nicola Sturgeon launches SNP election manifesto Nicola Sturgeon launches SNP election manifesto

She will also claim that the prime minister's proposed Brexit deal would be a "nightmare" for Scotland. The manifesto adds: "It is important to ensure a referendum is put beyond legal challenge". That would be a catastrophe for jobs. "It will tak...

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