Thursday September 24-th, 2020

President Trump ready to begin new nuclear talks with Iran

He told MPs during Prime Minister's Questions: "It is the best way of encouraging the Iranians not to develop a nuclear weapon..." During the phone call that was initiated by President Charles Michel on Thursday, President Hassan Rouhani said, "Ira...

Texas Becomes First State to Close Doors to New Refugees Texas Becomes First State to Close Doors to New Refugees

Abbott, whose a strong supporter of President Donald Trump, is taking advantage of a Trump executive order that purports to allow states to refuse refugees the right to resettle. "This is a shameful decision by Gov. Abbott which is unworthy of the ...

SA ‘passport power’ continues downward spiral to 56th spot in the world SA ‘passport power’ continues downward spiral to 56th spot in the world

According to The Henley Passport Index 2019, the Indian passport has a mobility score of 58, which means that the passport holders can access 58 countries around the world without a prior visa . The little black book of Kiwi travel has slipped furt...

Britain formally requests extradition of USA diplomat's wife after fatal crash Britain formally requests extradition of USA diplomat's wife after fatal crash

Late past year Sacoolas, 42, was formally charged with "causing death by unsafe driving" in the case of the collision on British soil that killed Dunn in August. The Home Office has said it has submitted an extradition request for the suspect charged...

GRAPHIC: 6th Grader Shot Teacher, Students in Mexican Border State School GRAPHIC: 6th Grader Shot Teacher, Students in Mexican Border State School

The armed student and a teacher were the fatalities. The shooting occurred at the Cervantes de Torreón School in the city of Torreón, the city's mayor, Jorge Zermeño Infante, told reporters. Gov Miguel Riquelme of Coahuila said at a news conference...

Sports, clubs cancelled at Thames Valley board elementary schools Sports, clubs cancelled at Thames Valley board elementary schools

Dual credit courses will continue at Cambrian College. School office staff will be participating in the strike, however. For elementary students of the Rainbow Board, classes will proceed normally, including for Grade 7 and 8 students at Chelmsford...

Nationwide protests in France over pension plans Nationwide protests in France over pension plans

As the government and unions pushed on with crucial negotiations about the changes, street protests were staged in Paris and other French cities, and the railway strikes that began December 5 entered their 36th day. French protesters flooded city str...

Trump Admin Tried To Assassinate Another Top Iranian Commander

An informed source at the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps said the IRGC's missile attack on the United States airbase of Ain al-Assad has killed at least 80 American forces. On the night on January 2, the US sent a drone to attack the leader of Ira...

Russian ship 'aggressively approached' USA vessel in North Arabian Sea Russian ship 'aggressively approached' USA vessel in North Arabian Sea

Shortly after dawn on July 3, 1988, the USS Vincennes sent a helicopter to hover over Iranian speedboats that the Navy described as a nuisance to merchant ships . The Farragut was in the region as part of the strike group attached to the USS Abr...

Northern Ireland Parties Plan To Restore Power-Sharing After 3-Year Hiatus Northern Ireland Parties Plan To Restore Power-Sharing After 3-Year Hiatus

A January 13 deadline for agreement remains in place, Irish Foreign Minister Simon Coveney said on Friday, with assembly members potentially facing fresh elections if a deal isn't sealed by then. DUP leader Arlene Foster will lead the new devolved ...

Pelosi will not send impeachment articles to Senate on Friday Pelosi will not send impeachment articles to Senate on Friday

Senator Missy Irvin of Mountain View filed a resolution Friday on behalf of the Republicans in the state Senate , urging a speedy resolution of the impeachment process in Congress and condemning those members of the House of Representatives in Wash...

15 killed in Quetta mosque blast: health officials 15 killed in Quetta mosque blast: health officials

Talking to media, Provincial home minister Zia Ullah Langu said that investigations by bomb disposal officers indicated that a suicide bomber carried out the attack. That attack was claimed by Baloch separatist groups, who have been leading an armed ...

Persistant disdain for Trump amid favorable view of US Persistant disdain for Trump amid favorable view of US

Gallup's survey last year, between late May and early July, showed a slight increase in the percentage of Canadian respondents who trust the president to "do the right thing on world affairs": 28 percent versus 25 percent in 2018 and 22 percent in Ye...

Trump targets manufacturers, officials in fresh round of Iran sanctions Trump targets manufacturers, officials in fresh round of Iran sanctions

Under the JCPOA, Iran agreed to put limits on its nuclear activities in exchange for termination of economic and financial sanctions. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, speaking to reporters about the resolution , said Trump "must de-escalate and must pr...

McCarthy on Pelosi: 'Did She Say That With A Straight Face?' McCarthy on Pelosi: 'Did She Say That With A Straight Face?'

In a letter Friday, Pelosi said she has "asked Judiciary Committee chairman Jerry Nadler to be prepared to bring" a resolution to the floor next week "to appoint managers and transmit articles of impeachment to the Senate". "Just as we did in...

USA military had advance warning of Iranian ballistic missile attack, officials say USA military had advance warning of Iranian ballistic missile attack, officials say

While Trump didn't explicitly promise any action against Tehran apart from sanctions over the missile attack on 8 January, he put great emphasis on the modernisation that the U.S. At the direction of Trump, the US killed Soleimani by drone strike las...

Andrew 'Twiggy' Forrest donates incredible amount to Australian bushfire crisis Andrew 'Twiggy' Forrest donates incredible amount to Australian bushfire crisis

One of Australia's richest people, Andrew "Twiggy" Forrest made his fortune as the boss of Fortescue Metals. Twenty-five people have been killed in the current bushfire season, more than 2000 homes flattened and a total land mass nearly as big as...

Ukraine wants to search Iran plane crash site for possible missile debris Ukraine wants to search Iran plane crash site for possible missile debris

The US increasingly believes that Iran mistakenly shot down a Ukrainian airliner on Tuesday, according to multiple US officials. The Ukrainian Embassy in Tehran has ruled out a terrorist attack for now, leaving it for the investigation to figure ou...

S.Korea: Trump sent birthday message to Kim S.Korea: Trump sent birthday message to Kim

The North in past months has severed virtually all co-operation with the South, while demanding Seoul to break away from Washington and restart inter-Korean economic projects held back by US -led sanctions. Trump and Kim have had three meetings sin...

British Parliament clears Boris Johnson's Brexit deal British Parliament clears Boris Johnson's Brexit deal

For much of the time since the 2016 Brexit referendum, lawmakers have been deadlocked over how, when and even if Britain should leave its closest trading partners after almost 50 years. Speaking before the vote, Labour's Paul Blomfield, opposition ...

Pete Buttigieg surges and Elizabeth Warren crashes in New Hampshire poll Pete Buttigieg surges and Elizabeth Warren crashes in New Hampshire poll

The frontrunner at the beginning of 2019 was former Vice President Joe Biden . Former South Bend, Indiana, Mayor Pete Buttigieg has surged to the top of the 2020 Democratic presidential pack in New Hampshire, according to a poll released Thu...

Sen. James Risch: Intel briefing on Iran threat was 'absolutely' convincing Sen. James Risch: Intel briefing on Iran threat was 'absolutely' convincing

Three of four members of Maine's congressional delegation said by they back measures aimed at limiting President Donald Trump's ability to take strike Iran as criticism of the US killing of a top Iranian general intensifies. Former White House pr...

Man Arrested For Threatening To Kill President Trump Over Iran Bombings Man Arrested For Threatening To Kill President Trump Over Iran Bombings

A Florida security guard threatened to kill President Donald Trump as retaliation for the United States military killing an Iranian general, posting a live video on Facebook where he stated " he killed my leader and I have to kill him " while periodi...

Facebook will make political ads optional for users Facebook will make political ads optional for users

Last year , Twitter banned political advertising, while still allowing some leeway for special-interest advocacy. Online platforms Spotify, Pinterest and TikTok have also issued bans. Facebook then matches that information to user accounts and sh...

Canadians killed in Ukrainian airliner crash near Tehran Canadians killed in Ukrainian airliner crash near Tehran

According to a tweet by the Ukranian foreign minister, 82 of the victims were Iranians, 63 were Canadians, 11 were Ukranian, 10 Swedes, 4 Afghans, 3 Germans, and 3 Britons . The investigation will involve USA manufacturer Boeing and national aut...

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