Tuesday September 29-th, 2020

Bashir introduces draconian security measures in bid to quash protests Bashir introduces draconian security measures in bid to quash protests

Protest organisers have vowed to continue with daily rallies, accusing Bashir and his officials of mismanaging the economy that has led to soaring food prices and shortage of foreign currency. They also ban the circulation of information, photos or d...

Helicopter carrying Nepal's Tourism Minister Rabindra Adhikari, 5 others crashes

In September 2018, six people were killed when a helicopter crashed in a dense forest area of central Nepal. The two other passengers were Birendra Prasad Shrestha, Deputy Director General of Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal, and Arjun Kumar Ghimi...

Jim Jordan calls Michael Cohen a 'patsy' for the Democrats

Cohen's testimony is perhaps the most anticipated event in the Russian Federation collusion probe since former FBI Director James Comey spoke before Congress in summer 2017 . Michael Cohen testifying behind closed doors before Senate Intelligence ...

Social media users expose Alph Lukau ‘resurrected’ man as cameraman Social media users expose Alph Lukau ‘resurrected’ man as cameraman

Vincent, who said he's the owner of Vincent Amoretti PTY LTD where Brighton worked told listeners that Brighton previously helped the pastor by pretending to be wheelchair-bound and then standing up after Lukau prayed for him. One of the men at the c...

World's smallest newborn baby boy leaves Tokyo hospital World's smallest newborn baby boy leaves Tokyo hospital

The baby was initially so small he could fit in both hands, the hospital said, but grew steadily and was eventually able to breastfeed. But after five months of treatment, he now weighs 3.238 kg, is feeding normally, and has been discharged, Keio U...

George Pell's sexual abuse was 'callous and brazen', judge says

Cardinal George Pell has been found guilty of sexually assaulting two boys after a trial in Melbourne , making him the highest-ranking figure in the Church to be convicted of abuse . UPDATE at 1:15 PM: CARDINAL Pell's defence lawyer Robert Richte...

Iran's president rejects resignation of his foreign minister Iran's president rejects resignation of his foreign minister

Rouhani cited that Israeli response in his support of Zarif. Zarif, the US-educated veteran diplomat who served as the architect of the pact which curbed Iran's nuclear program in exchange for sanctions relief, announced it on Instagram on Monday.

Bootleg liquor kills scores in India Bootleg liquor kills scores in India

The owner of a local brewing unit and 13 others have been arrested, police official Agarwal said. "Almost 200 people are still hospitalized, but I think the worst is over". Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal has ordered an inquiry, with th...

Met Office confirms today hottest winter day ever Met Office confirms today hottest winter day ever

Ladies enjoy lunch in the sun at Blyth in Northumberland. It is the first time temperatures have exceed 20C during winter, according to a Met Office official. Temperatures are further boosted by something known as the foehn effect , when air warms...

Dozens buried in Indonesia gold mine collapse Dozens buried in Indonesia gold mine collapse

Local disaster official Abdul Muin Paputungan said one person was confirmed dead and 14 people with injuries ranging from light to serious had been rescued. Illegal gold mining is common in Indonesia and poorly constructed mines often collapse. The...

Children hope to give Kim comradely welcome — Hanoi Postcard Children hope to give Kim comradely welcome — Hanoi Postcard

US officials have urged North Korea to take further steps. "I'm not in a rush", he said. The school initially had just four classrooms accommodating 120 children, but according to Thanh, "I was very happy and proud to be one of the first teache...

Pakistan says it downed 2 Indian warplanes, captured pilots Pakistan says it downed 2 Indian warplanes, captured pilots

Another police officer, S.P. Pani, said firefighters were at the site in Budgam area where the Indian warplane crashed. " India , listen: this is a new Pakistan, [there is] new enthusiasm, new valour", he cautioned the neighbouring country.

Multiple killed after explosion at Cairo train station

Rescuers were battling to save casualties on Wednesday morning after the major fire, but the death toll from the accident is "likely to rise". In March a year ago, 15 people were killed when a cargo train collided with a passenger train heading to ...

Firefighters rescue distressed fat rat trapped in sewer grate Firefighters rescue distressed fat rat trapped in sewer grate

A local resident who saw the "terrified" stricken rodent said they initially used gloves to try to twist the animal free. She was a rat, a large one. Sure, capitalism is on track to starve itself , global warming might well completely deplete t...

GOP's Mark Harris Will Not Run in NC-09 Special Congressional Election GOP's Mark Harris Will Not Run in NC-09 Special Congressional Election

He led by 905 votes in the November 6 election, but state officials refused to certify him as the victor over Democrat Dan McCready . Following Harris' statement , the bipartisan State Board of Elections voted unanimously to order a new elect...

Australian Cardinal George Pell Convicted Of Child Sex Abuse Australian Cardinal George Pell Convicted Of Child Sex Abuse

He was frailer by the second trial in November and December, using a crutch because he required two surgical knee replacements. The conviction was made public on February 26, after a court suppression order on the trial was lifted , following a se...

UK Police Issue New Warning About Deadly Self-Harming Game UK Police Issue New Warning About Deadly Self-Harming Game "Momo Challenge"

There have also been reports of Momo appearing on WhatsApp, other social media platforms and video games. "He showed me an image of the face on my phone and said that she had told him to go into the kitchen drawer and take out a knife and put it in...

J&K: Indian Air Force MiG-21 fighter crashes in Budgam J&K: Indian Air Force MiG-21 fighter crashes in Budgam

So far this month, two IAF fighter jets have crashed (excluding the mid-air collision of two Surya Kiran aircrafts during Aero India 2019). There has been a heavy fire near the crash site. It is yet unclear whether the crash of the MiG-21 is relate...

"This isn't over": Islamic State loyalties linger despite defeat

SDF commanders have said repeatedly they intend to wait until all civilians are evacuated from Baghuz before they launch a final assault. Soldiers said they were checking for any sharp objects, weapons or information about the militants remaining i...

Gardaí issue warning about disturbing Momo 'game' encouraging children to self harm Gardaí issue warning about disturbing Momo 'game' encouraging children to self harm

They are also sent a number of disturbing and graphic images. Through the picture, kids were encouraged to harm themselves and in some cases even take their own lives. They have described the "game" as a form of cyberbullying. "It is crucial that...

Nikki Haley launches 'Stand for America' policy group Nikki Haley launches 'Stand for America' policy group

Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg said Tuesday that the company will benefit from Haley's combination of diplomatic, government and business experience. Haley, a former SC governor, has spent almost 14 years in political office. Haley also in her statem...

Russian official accuses United States of preparing military intervention in Venezuela Russian official accuses United States of preparing military intervention in Venezuela

Abrams denied Russian accusations that the United States is preparing to intervene militarily in Venezuela, but reiterated that US President Donald Trump has said all options are on the table in dealing with Venezuela. The statement from the oppositi...

Gold posts gains even as Trump delays China tariff increase Gold posts gains even as Trump delays China tariff increase

Nor do we know if Trump plans to roll back the original tariffs or simply to amend them following his weekend getaway (at his own resort) with Jinping. Neither government gave more details but both expressed optimism. Still, there remains general...

Appeals Court Upholds Robert Mueller's Appointment as Special Counsel After Challenge Appeals Court Upholds Robert Mueller's Appointment as Special Counsel After Challenge

The D.C. Circuit unanimously sided with Conway, affirming the district court's order finding Miller in civil contempt. A lower court held Miller in contempt for refusing to testify. United States, requiring that such an officer be "directed and super...

Former Bernie Sanders Aide Slams Hillary Clinton Camp as 'A**holes', 'Ingrates' Former Bernie Sanders Aide Slams Hillary Clinton Camp as 'A**holes', 'Ingrates'

Three people familiar with the cost of the travel told Political that Sanders' flights - usually on a Gulfstream - left the Clinton-Kaine campaign with a price tag of at least $100,000. "My wife does most of it and we will get that stuff out", said S...

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