Wednesday April 1-st, 2020

China Replaces Top Envoy To Protest-Hit Hong Kong China Replaces Top Envoy To Protest-Hit Hong Kong

Before his new appointment, Luo , 65, was vice chairperson of the financial and economic affairs committee of the National People's Congress, China's legislature. The unrest has rattled Hong Kong's tourism and retail sectors and risks undermining it...

5.8 magnitude quake rocks Puerto Rico 5.8 magnitude quake rocks Puerto Rico

Some victims of the natural disaster posted photos of deep cracks in walls. " It lasted a long time ". It's unclear whether anyone was seriously injured by Monday's larger natural disaster. The quakes have ranged in magnitude from 4.7 to 5.1, with ...

Iranian Americans claim delays and questioning at US-Canada border Iranian Americans claim delays and questioning at US-Canada border

One of those detained, according to Cair, was a 24-year-old USA citizen and medical student who was allegedly held and questioned for more than 10 hours with her family. "These reports are extremely troubling and potentially constitute illegal detent...

Boeing, FAA reviewing wiring issue on grounded 737 MAX Boeing, FAA reviewing wiring issue on grounded 737 MAX

A Boeing spokesman confirmed the report to CNN Business on Sunday, saying the problem had been identified as part of a "rigorous process" to keep the plane safe. The wiring issue could push back the return of the MAX, the officials added. The spo...

Missiles Hit Green Zone Near US Embassy in Baghdad; No Casualties Missiles Hit Green Zone Near US Embassy in Baghdad; No Casualties

U.S. Sen. Bob Casey, D-Pa., on Friday demanded the Trump administration brief Congress next week on issues including the legal basis for the strike. He went on to say: "But we caught him in the act and terminated him" and "We take comfort knowing...

Germany weighs in on US-Iran tension Germany weighs in on US-Iran tension

The Iraqi authorities have begun the preapartions for removing USA troops from the country, Abdul-Karim Khalaf, a security spokesman for Iraq's prime minister, told reporters on Monday. "We should be trying to convince Iraq through persuasion rather ...

USA government agency site defaced with Islamic messaging in apparent hack USA government agency site defaced with Islamic messaging in apparent hack

Bigways, a British company, was also struck in the attacks. The website of the Federal Depository Library Program was replaced with a page titled " Iranian Hackers!" that displayed images of Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei and the I...

California beefs up security after USA kills Iranian general California beefs up security after USA kills Iranian general

But the escalation of tensions with Iran meant "a world of difference" and "we have to assume this action puts us in a de facto state of war", the mayor said. Attorney General Bob Ferguson of the U.S. state of Washington on Friday urged the U.S. Supr...

Trump Says 52 Targets Already Lined Up if Iran Retaliates Trump Says 52 Targets Already Lined Up if Iran Retaliates

It marks a major escalation in regional tensions that have pitted Tehran against Washington and its allies in the Middle East. "This initiation of hostilities was taken without an Authorization for Use of Military Force (AUMF) against Iran , witho...

Soleimani: General's daughter warns United States of 'dark day'

People prayed together with Khamenei whose voice cracked as he spoke. United States officials have accused Soleimani of coordinating with Iraqi-based militias to exert power in the region, which included strikes against USA forces. The Revolutionar...

Guaido, Parra claim victory in Venezuela`s Parliament Speaker vote Guaido, Parra claim victory in Venezuela`s Parliament Speaker vote

Lawmakers who support Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido gathered at the editorial office of a local newspaper and voted to " re-elect " him as speaker of the National Assembly, the Venezuelan parliament, following the election of pro-Maduro ...

Troops deployed across fire-hit Australia after horror weekend Troops deployed across fire-hit Australia after horror weekend

A tree burns from the inside out, hours after the fire front had past by on Sunday in Bundanoon, Australia . 'There has been a lot of blame being thrown around, ' he said. On Monday, Canberra's air quality was the worst of any major city in the ...

Students injured in India after masked attackers raid top university Students injured in India after masked attackers raid top university

Jagadesh Kumar called for peace and asserted that the top priority of the University is to protect the academic interests of the students. "They are taking the name of Bharat Mata after brutalising her students inside university campus". West Bengal ...

Trump Threatens Iraq With Sanctions After Parliament Votes to Expel Foreign Troops Trump Threatens Iraq With Sanctions After Parliament Votes to Expel Foreign Troops

It cost billions of dollars to build", he added. While such resolutions are not binding on the government, this one is likely to be heeded: Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi had earlier called on parliament to end foreign troop presence as soon as po...

Air strikes targeting Iraqi militia kill six - army source Air strikes targeting Iraqi militia kill six - army source

The Revolutionary Guards commander instructed his top ally in Iraq, Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis, and other powerful militia leaders to step up attacks on USA targets in the country using sophisticated new weapons provided by Iran, two militia commanders an...

Chief Justice Laments Lack of Civics Education Chief Justice Laments Lack of Civics Education

House of Representatives at the U.S. Capitol Building in Washington on February 5, 2019. Those who know Roberts, including former law clerks, say he would take his role seriously and, as a historical record, he will likely read in previous convicti...

Thousands gather in Baghdad to mourn Iranian general killed in U.S. airstrike Thousands gather in Baghdad to mourn Iranian general killed in U.S. airstrike

The PMF are holding an elaborate funeral procession for both men and others who died in the same air strike starting in Baghdad's heavily fortified Green Zone, moving towards the Shi'ite holy city of Kerbala and ending in the Shi'ite holy city of N...

McConnell: Senate Can’t Hold Trump Impeachment Trial Until House Sends Articles McConnell: Senate Can’t Hold Trump Impeachment Trial Until House Sends Articles

Graham spoke on Fox News Channel´s 'Sunday Morning Futures , ' Schiff was on CNN´s 'State of the Union , ' and Holmes appeared on 'Fox News Sunday'. As Congress continues to discuss impeachment this week, senators have been preparing for a trial ...

Singer Pink pledges $ 500000 to help fight lethal fires in Australia Singer Pink pledges $ 500000 to help fight lethal fires in Australia

She added: "I'm pledging a donation of $500,000 [£382,043] on to the native fireplace companies which are battling so arduous on the frontlines". Pink donates this money in an effort to help the firefighters and encourage more people to donate.

President to host President to host "Evangelicals For Trump" rally Friday night in Miami

US President Donald Trump adressed supporters in Miami at a campaign event launching his "Evangelicals for Trump" coalition on Friday evening. The President also highlighted the United States attack that he ordered and that killed Qasem Soleima...

Draft website crashes after Soleimani's death, Selective Service says 'business as usual' Draft website crashes after Soleimani's death, Selective Service says 'business as usual'

The U.S. has not held a draft since 1973, near the end of the Vietnam War, according to the Selective Service website . The web site's crash got here hours after the announcement that the pinnacle of Iran's Revolutionary Guards' Quds Power, ...

Turkish paper: Ghosn left Japan hiding among cargo Turkish paper: Ghosn left Japan hiding among cargo

Even if Ghosn had been found innocent, the prosecutors could have appealed, and the appeals process could have lasted years. Ghosn became an worldwide fugitive after he revealed on Tuesday he had fled to Lebanon to escape what he called a "rigged"...

BS Yediyurappa Says Opposition Remarks On Citizenship Law BS Yediyurappa Says Opposition Remarks On Citizenship Law "Out Of Malice"

The event was a part of the BJP's massive public outreach programme on the citizenship law, which grants citizenship to non-Muslim refugees of Pakistan, Afghanistan and Bangladesh who arrived in India until 2014. He said they came with colourful an...

Group claiming to be Iranian hacks US government website Group claiming to be Iranian hacks US government website

The Spectator Index tweeted out a screenshot of the way that the Federal Depository Library Program appeared during the hack. Iran has previously launched massive cyber attacks on U.S. While there's no evidence of coordinated Iranian involvement,...

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...

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