Monday July 13-th, 2020

Britain Backs Trump on Iran, Deploys Royal Navy to Persian Gulf Britain Backs Trump on Iran, Deploys Royal Navy to Persian Gulf

Tehran was vowing harsh retaliation after President Donald Trump authorised the killing of General Qassem Soleimani, and the U.S. dispatched 3,000 extra troops to Kuwait. "The US operation (assassination of Gen. Soleimani) was not a complicated one...

Croatia holds second round of presidential elections Croatia holds second round of presidential elections

The next president's five-year term will begin in February. On the European Union front, Croatia takes the helm with the United Kingdom about to leave, a new seven-year budget for the bloc to be decided and an enlargement policy in disarray and l...

Masked Mob Attacks Students, Teachers At JNU; Flag March By Cops Masked Mob Attacks Students, Teachers At JNU; Flag March By Cops

An official at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in Delhi said that most of the injured at the hospital were undergoing treatment for "lacerations, cuts and bruises". "A mob of around 100 to 200 people attacked each and every hostel...

Graham: Pelosi Trying to 'Extort' Senate Trial to Her Liking Graham: Pelosi Trying to 'Extort' Senate Trial to Her Liking

In his remarks, McConnell chided the Democratic-led House for a delay in transmitting articles of impeachment and said his chamber would continue with "ordinary business" while it waits. McConnell accused House Democrats of developing "cold feet" by ...

Australia wildfires: How to help victims and firefighters Australia wildfires: How to help victims and firefighters

You can also donate to Foodbank to help people in need during the crisis5. For the latest news on this disaster from MSN Australia , visit Bushfire emergency . But near the coast, a fire that has been burning for more than a month spread farther ...

Iraq Parliament Wants to Expel US Troops

The prime minister called on lawmakers to act because of what he said were breaches of the troop agreement after the USA attacked a militia base in Qaim, which killed 25 Shi'ite militiamen, and the drone strike on Soleimani's auto as he left the ...

Pennsylvania Turnpike: five killed and dozens injured in crash Pennsylvania Turnpike: five killed and dozens injured in crash

There were 25 victims, ranging in age from seven to 52 years old, transported to Excela Frick Hospital in Mt Pleasant, Excela Health spokeswoman Robin Jennings said. "There is no higher priority for FedEx Ground than safety, and we are cooperating fu...

French police shoot dead attacker in Paris suburb after fatal stabbing spree French police shoot dead attacker in Paris suburb after fatal stabbing spree

The day after the Charlie Hebdo attack, a man linked to the Islamic State (IS) group shot and killed a policewoman in a southern Paris suburb before taking hostages at a Jewish supermarket the following day, killing four more people. President Em...

UK's Raab raises Cyprus concern over Briton found guilty of gang rape UK's Raab raises Cyprus concern over Briton found guilty of gang rape

The 19-year-old - who can not be named for legal reasons - alleged that she was raped by up to 12 Israeli men in a hotel room in the tourist resort of Ayia Napa in July. The judge in her case, Michalis Papathanasiou, refused to hear any evidence ab...

Coast Guard releases names of missing fishermen Coast Guard releases names of missing fishermen

No details have been released about what may have caused the large steel ship to sink. They include Coast Guard stability checks for vessels; changes in fishery management that reduced some risks like competitiveness; and increased marine safety trai...

Iran unrest | EU invites Iranian Foreign Minister to Brussels Iran unrest | EU invites Iranian Foreign Minister to Brussels

China reacted a day after a USA strike ordered by President Trump killed top Irani commander Qassem Soleimani, who was head of an elite unit of the Revolutionary Guards responsible for its global presence. Iran, China and Russian Federation held join...

Six killed after auto ploughs into German tourists in northern Italy Six killed after auto ploughs into German tourists in northern Italy

The group of Germans had spent the evening at the nightclub and were near their bus when the auto slammed into them at high-speed. The nine others were taken to regional hospitals. A member of staff at the nearby Adler Tiroler Hotel, who did not wa...

President Trump Reminds the World of Soleimani's Terror President Trump Reminds the World of Soleimani's Terror

We took action last night to stop a war, we did not take action to start a war. Current affairs expert Sami Hamdi predicted what will be the fallout from Soleimani's death in an interview with Sky News. Mr Hamdi continued: "So I think there will be a...

Diver killed in Australia shark attack, Australia/NZ News & Top Stories Diver killed in Australia shark attack, Australia/NZ News & Top Stories

Esperance Police and Marine Rescue WA are searching the ocean for the victim's body. Air Wing and diving teams are assisting with the search and the Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development is also aiding the investigation.

Iran tensions: Trump says 52 targets already lined up if Tehran retaliates

U.S. President Donald Trump is heightening his rhetoric on Iran , vowing retaliation should the country attack U.S. citizens. The United States has been an ally of the Iraqi Government since the 2003 U.S. The array of options included targeting ...

Heat, lightning threaten further fires in Victoria

He is believed to have suffered a medical episode while fighting the fires. There are grave fears for 17 people missing in Australia's south-eastern state of Victoria , where massive, deadly bushfires rip through the East Gippsland region.

Trump administration withholds emails on Ukraine aid Trump administration withholds emails on Ukraine aid

The Just Security report states that Duffey sent an email to acting Pentagon auditor Elaine McCusker that "there was clear evidence from POTUS to hold the aid" and told her that he would send new paperwork to extend the freeze. Meanwhile, it has ...

Here is Shoojit Sircar's cryptic take on the Faiz controversy Here is Shoojit Sircar's cryptic take on the Faiz controversy

In an exclusive interview with news agency PTI , the daughter has rubbished the claim the famous poem has anti-India or anti-Hindu element in it "only because it has been sung by protesting oppressed students". In 1986, the song assumed an iconic st...

China replaces Hong Kong liaison office head Wang Zhimin China replaces Hong Kong liaison office head Wang Zhimin

If the business environment doesn't improve, around 30 percent of respondents plan to lay off on average 10 percent of their workforce over the next six months, while 11 percent intend to close shop. While the extradition bill that started the protes...

Police kill Paris knife attacker after deadly park stabbing spree Police kill Paris knife attacker after deadly park stabbing spree

The investigators believe that the attacker, who police identified as Nathan, was an "unstable person" and his apparently random stabbing spree had no terror motive behind it. organised preparation for his move towards the act", the statement said....

Iran Vows Iran Vows "Revenge" on U.S. After Top Iranian Commander Killed

The US will deploy thousands of additional troops to the Middle East as tensions with Iran mount following the airstrike that killed Iranian commander Qasem Soleimani , a US defense official tells CNN . Soleimani was killed in a U.S. military airs...

Bravery award for dead firefighter presented to infant son Bravery award for dead firefighter presented to infant son

The partners of Andrew O'Dwyer, 36, and Geoff Keaton, 32, who died fighting the Green Wattle Creek fire on Thursday night say their husbands were "heroes" but they haven't come to terms with their loss. Another photograph from the funeral showed Harv...

Meghan Markle & Prince Harry Send Powerful Message to Australia Meghan Markle & Prince Harry Send Powerful Message to Australia

Embers carried by the wind had the potential to spark new fires or enlarge existing blazes . At midnight, the fire service in New South Wales said the threat is "still not over" with seven fires at emergency warning and 11 labelled watch and act.

Search in Cambodia resumes after building collapse kills 5 Search in Cambodia resumes after building collapse kills 5

Cambodian leader Hun Sen said in a Facebook post on Friday evening he was travelling to the site. Eighteen survivors were also pulled out of the debris, according to the Kep provincial administration, but tearful relatives were waiting for more inf...

Trump ordered killing of Soleimani to protect United States personnel overseas: Pentagon Trump ordered killing of Soleimani to protect United States personnel overseas: Pentagon

The Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps confirmed Soleimani had been killed by USA forces in Baghdad, with Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif denouncing it as a "dangerous escalation". Washington confirmed that it had carried out the strike. "At t...

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