Sunday March 29-th, 2020

Severe weather in Afghanistan, Pakistan leaves 54 dead Severe weather in Afghanistan, Pakistan leaves 54 dead

The death toll from snowfall and rain-related incidents in Pakistan over the last three days rose to 75 while the number of injured is estimated to be 64, officials said on Tuesday. Levies officials said that more than 500 passengers were stranded in...

Officials Airdrop Food to Wildlife Affected by Australia Bushfires Officials Airdrop Food to Wildlife Affected by Australia Bushfires

Yet, a 50,000-year-old arrangement could exist in Aboriginal consuming practices. This is how it works. Sydney, Jan 13 (SocialNews.XYZ) Australian authorities were dropping tonnes of food from helicopters for animals who were starving as a resu...

France, Germany, UK pull diplomatic trigger on Iran deal dispute France, Germany, UK pull diplomatic trigger on Iran deal dispute

But in 2018, Trump pulled out of the deal. "My point to our American friends is, look, somehow or other you've got to stop the Iranians acquiring a nuclear weapon", Johnson said. Iran announced, following the death of Gen. Qasem Soleimani in a US...

United States and Canada suspect Ukrainian plane shot down United States and Canada suspect Ukrainian plane shot down

Mousavi added that representatives from Ukraine and aircraft manufacturer Boeing had been invited to take part in the investigation. He ended the tweet by saying, "We appreciate any country who can provide information to the committee in charge".

Iran vows to punish those responsible for downing Ukrainian plane Iran vows to punish those responsible for downing Ukrainian plane

Some Canadians including a leading corporate leader in the country blame Trump in part for the deaths. "We should assure people that it will not happen again", Rouhani said . Rouhani today called for a special court to be set up to probe the "painfu...

Accounts of intel behind killing of Iran's top general 'totally consistent' Accounts of intel behind killing of Iran's top general 'totally consistent'

Iran eventually retaliated via missile attacks on Iraqi military bases hosting USA troops, but the strikes appeared created to avoid casualties and further escalation. Several senators also said the administration had not mentioned any imminent th...

Federal opposition divided over Iraq mission as troops remain hunkered down Federal opposition divided over Iraq mission as troops remain hunkered down

Iraqi Prime Minister Adil Abdul-Mahdi also asked US State Secretary Mike Pompeo to send a delegation to begin preparations for a troop pullout. At least four Iraqi soldiers were injured on Sunday after rockets hit an airbase north of Baghdad,...

Elizabeth Warren: Bernie Sanders said a woman couldn't win in 2020 Elizabeth Warren: Bernie Sanders said a woman couldn't win in 2020

Sanders responded that he did not believe a woman could win. Bernie Sanders has denied telling Elizabeth Warren , his rival in the race to become the Democrats' candidate in the U.S. But that number plummets to just 24 percent of Republican resp...

U.S. officials will visit United Kingdom to push Huawei 5G ban U.S. officials will visit United Kingdom to push Huawei 5G ban

The UK is expected to make a decision about this issue before the end of the month. Ahead of the United Kingdom decision the head of MI5, Andrew Parker, said over the weekend that he saw " no reason to think " that using Huawei technology shoul...

College professor fired for 'sloppy humor' post College professor fired for 'sloppy humor' post

In a case that sparked the debate on freedom of expression on university campuses, a deputy professor at a MA college was sacked Thursday after posting on Facebook what he described as a joke suggesting that Iran would be sites in the United States b...

World War II bombs defused in Germany after mass evacuation World War II bombs defused in Germany after mass evacuation

Workers had detected anomalies during construction work, they announced on the city's official Twitter. Authorities initially thought they had discovered four bombs , but later made it clear that only two were found. Two Second World War bombs w...

Iranian national armed with knives, pickaxe, machete arrested near Mar-a-Lago Iranian national armed with knives, pickaxe, machete arrested near Mar-a-Lago

He is in the Palm Beach County Jail. There were also reports of police activity at Palm Beach International Airport, where sources say a bomb unit was called in to check the Iranian man's vehicle at the airport's short term parking lot. The beach r...

Top House Democrat Won't Answer This Simple Question about AOC Top House Democrat Won't Answer This Simple Question about AOC

Ocasio-Cortez's sizable cash haul - $1.97 million in the fourth quarter of 2019 and over $5.3 million for the entire year - is one of the largest revealed so far among members of Congress, and the size of her fundraising base will likely stoke spec...

The city of Jackson monitors the Grand River as water levels rise The city of Jackson monitors the Grand River as water levels rise

The Grand River Conservation Authority says that river flows in the northern and central sections of the watershed are receding, a lot of them having peaked early Monday morning. The Blanchard River is expected to crest below minor flood stage toni...

Starmer pledges to lead the fight against anti-Semitism in the Labour Party Starmer pledges to lead the fight against anti-Semitism in the Labour Party

Barry Gardiner, the United Kingdom shadow trade secretary, is considering mounting a late bid to enter the Labour leadership race as the party looks to find a new leader to replace Jeremy Corbyn by April 4, according to an interview published by th...

Boeing’s new CEO David Calhoun says plane maker can be ‘much better’ Boeing’s new CEO David Calhoun says plane maker can be ‘much better’

U.S. Representative Peter DeFazio, who chairs the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, told reporters on Friday he advised Calhoun in a conversation he needs "to do something to relieve the pressure from Wall Street on your organization...

Kangaroo Island Wildlife Park tricks Scottish reporter into handling risky 'drop bear' Kangaroo Island Wildlife Park tricks Scottish reporter into handling risky 'drop bear'

The ITV News Asia correspondent got dressed up in full-body armour, protective boots and safety goggles after being told she would be handling a "drop bear" that has venomous fangs and attacks humans. It is then that a visibly terrified Edward is han...

Trump welcomes court decision on US-Mexico border wall Trump welcomes court decision on US-Mexico border wall

A federal appeals court ruled on Wednesday to put a hold on a nationwide injunction barring President Donald Trump and his administration from using $3.6 billion in military construction funds to build his long-promised border wall between the ...

Girl, 7, dead, brother, 4, missing after OR family swept into ocean Girl, 7, dead, brother, 4, missing after OR family swept into ocean

On Saturday, the Tillamook County's Emergency Management issued a "high surf" notice warning about "large waves and unsafe surf conditions" on the OR coast. "We're obviously hoping for the best, but at this point it's very challenging". The girl ...

"Clerics Get Lost", Shout Iranian Protestors Over Ukrainian Plane Crash

Israelis are increasingly expressing worries about flights that pass through Iranian airspace, a travel agency executive said Sunday, as warnings are ramping up around the globe after a Ukrainian airliner was shot down by a missile near Tehran, kill...

Australian Bushfires Merge Into 1.5 Million-Acre Blaze Australian Bushfires Merge Into 1.5 Million-Acre Blaze

Elements to examine include the deployment of local and state emergency services, the federal government's role responding to the crisis and the impact of climate change has played, he said. "And as they grow, we see fires merging". Since October...

Jewish, Iranian groups want government to add Iran’s Guards to terror listing Jewish, Iranian groups want government to add Iran’s Guards to terror listing

Mourners place flowers by photos of the victims in front of the stage before the start of a memorial service for the Ukrainian Airlines flight PS752 which was downed in Iran at the Saville Community Sports Centre in Edmonton, Canada on January 12...

Portland Family Swept Out To Sea

A police officer initially found the man struggling to get out of the water, while the girl was farther offshore. According to the U.S. Coast Guard, rescuers pulled Stiles and his daughter from the water. "Very rough conditions, rough enough that w...

Former Pope Benedict warns against relaxing priestly celibacy rules Former Pope Benedict warns against relaxing priestly celibacy rules

During the synod, the majority of bishops requested that married deacons be ordained priests to serve remote communities now left without access to the eucharist for months at a time. What is the proposed change to priestly celibacy? The Pope Emer...

Suspected Islamic militants attack army outpost in Niger, killing 25 soldiers Suspected Islamic militants attack army outpost in Niger, killing 25 soldiers

The updated death toll would be announced on Sunday after the meeting of the Nigerien Security Council, Minister of Defence Issoufou Katambe stated, as quoted by the Reuters news agency. "The region has experienced a devastating surge in terrorist at...

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