Tuesday September 29-th, 2020

Brexit anger makes European vote 'difficult' for Conservatives - Damian Hinds Brexit anger makes European vote 'difficult' for Conservatives - Damian Hinds

Mr Watson had called for his party to promise a referendum on any Brexit deal in its European elections manifesto. Andrew Hawkins, the chairman of ComRes, described the poll as a "disaster", adding: "If the Conservative leadership contenders ar...

Pakistan to get $6-billion bailout from International Monetary Fund to tackle economic crisis Pakistan to get $6-billion bailout from International Monetary Fund to tackle economic crisis

The worldwide lender said it aims to support the federal government's structural reform agenda during the next three years. The budget for the coming 2019/20 fiscal year will aim for a primary deficit, not including debt repayments, of 0.6 per cent...

Meghan celebrates first Mother's Day with Archie on United States date Meghan celebrates first Mother's Day with Archie on United States date

The picture, which was posted on the couple's Instagram account, paid an implicit tribute to the late Diana , Princess of Wales by honouring mothers "lost but forever remembered". We're excited for Meg and Harry-I am really excited for her. "Any n...

School District Changes Cold Sandwich Policy After Backlash School District Changes Cold Sandwich Policy After Backlash

After their announcement caused a backlash of criticism, Chobani CEO Hamdi Ulukaya posted a Twitter video saying that his company would be paying off the bulk of the debt. "No students are left without a meal under our current policy". Leaders ar...

Swedish prosecutors reopening investigation into rape allegation against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange Swedish prosecutors reopening investigation into rape allegation against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange

Assange, 47, was removed from the embassy last month after seven years inside, after the Ecuadorian government abruptly withdrew his asylum. Mr Assange, an Australian citizen, is now being held in Belmarsh prison serving a 50-week sentence for skip...

Sri Lanka blocks social media after anti-Muslim riots Sri Lanka blocks social media after anti-Muslim riots

Police spokesman Ruwan Gunasekera said that the mobs in Chilaw, 80 kilometres north of the capital Colombo , also attacked Muslim-owned businesses. Sri Lanka has used temporary bans on social media in an attempt to curb misinformation and rumo...

University of Calgary in Qatar celebrates International Nurses Day University of Calgary in Qatar celebrates International Nurses Day

A nurse with 20 years of work experience at a tertiary hospital speaks on how nurses are juggling multiple jobs when not many doctors are not around them, at a debate at the National Assembly on Monday. Tom Acker, paediatric nurse, said: "I've been...

Syrian troops continue push into jihadist stronghold of Idlib province Syrian troops continue push into jihadist stronghold of Idlib province

Syrian troops captured the town of Qalaat al-Madiq on Thursday as they continued a push into a remaining rebel-held enclave located in Idlib province. TRT World spoke with Fadel Abdul Ghany of SNHR for more. UN-linked aid groups have suspended a...

81-year-old woman reunited with 103-year-old mother 81-year-old woman reunited with 103-year-old mother

Earlier this year a genealogist called to say he had tracked her down in Scotland . Macken's mother will celebrate her 104th birthday this weekend. "I think it's almost gone past her, but there was such a bond between the two of us". "I haven'...

PM doing 'dirty politics' over Alwar gang rape case: Mayawati PM doing 'dirty politics' over Alwar gang rape case: Mayawati

Five men allegedly gangraped a woman while her husband was beaten up in Thanagaji area of Alwar district in Rajasthan on 26 April. Supreme Court should take action against the Congress government, police and the administration in the state.

UNICEF lauds release of 900 children from armed group UNICEF lauds release of 900 children from armed group

Almost 900 children , including some as young as 13, have been freed by a pro-government militia fighting against Islamist Boko Haram insurgents, the United Nations children's agency has said. Fall said, "We can not give up the fight for the ch...

House Panel Votes To Hold Barr In Contempt House Panel Votes To Hold Barr In Contempt

You can do that. "But he may get us there", Mr Schiff said. The rarely-used doctrine allows Congress, instead of going to the courts, to arrest or jail those who do not abide by subpoena requests. Rep. Jerrold Nadler (D-N.Y.) on Capitol Hill in...

Kidnapping claim unravels; Baby found, mom charged Kidnapping claim unravels; Baby found, mom charged

When police found her in her auto, she said the carjackers had taken her baby, Shaylie Madden. Fowler said he went and got the baby and that she was in good shape. He proceeded to make his way down to the bottom of the ravine near their house. Th...

Dogs detected decomposition in Maleah Davis case Dogs detected decomposition in Maleah Davis case

The investigation began after Mr Vence told police that men in a truck on May 4 had abducted him, Maleah and his two-year-old son a day earlier, but had freed him and the boy. Vence's account of what happened "did not add up", Sugar Land police...

Rouhani calls for unity to face 'unprecedented' U.S. pressure Rouhani calls for unity to face 'unprecedented' U.S. pressure

Hours earlier, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo repeated Trump's offer to chat to try to sort out differences. The Washington Post had reported that Trump is unhappy with Bolton's interventionism in Venezuela and complained that Bolton wa...

UAE says 4 ships targeted by 'sabotage' off its east coast UAE says 4 ships targeted by 'sabotage' off its east coast

He said: "Fortunately, the attack didn't lead to any casualties or oil spill; however, it caused significant damage to the structures of the two vessels". Tensions have risen since the USA withdrew from the 2015 nuclear deal in May previous year, und...

Pompeo to meet Putin in Russian Federation next week: US State Department Pompeo to meet Putin in Russian Federation next week: US State Department

Washington pulled out of an Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty with Russian Federation in February but insists it is still committed to weapons reduction. "We covered a wide range of issues and I think on every one have charted a way that we...

Top White House adviser Kudlow admits U.S. consumers pay tariffs

Thomas in Houston, told Xinhua that ranting about deal-breaking and increasing tariffs "is not a normal negotiation strategy with one of the world's preeminent powers". The People's Daily, the flagship newspaper of China's Communist Party, blamed t...

China trade impasse after President Trump's new tariffs: 5 must-reads China trade impasse after President Trump's new tariffs: 5 must-reads

Beijing retaliated for previous tariff hikes by raising duties on $110 billion $1NZ66 billion of American imports. Trump's tweet read, "We are right where we want to be with China". "In fact, both sides will pay". Talks broke down Friday between ...

Chelsea Manning released from jail after refusing to testify before grand jury Chelsea Manning released from jail after refusing to testify before grand jury

Despite an offer of immunity, she has refused to answer questions about WikiLeaks , saying she has already shared what she knows. At the same time she was released, Manning was subpoenaed to appear before another grand jury next week. Manning has ...

Student killed in Colorado school shooting identified Student killed in Colorado school shooting identified

Bialy said Castillo was interested in cars and the two met in an internal combustion class at STEM. As gunfire echoed through the school , students hid or ran through the halls, some shouting. "His decisive actions resulted in the safety and pro...

White House told witness to say Trump 'didn't obstruct' White House told witness to say Trump 'didn't obstruct'

Trump's attempts to maintain control over the Russian Federation investigation". A former US attorney for SC says he signed a letter with other former federal prosecutors across the country saying President Donald Trump's conduct in trying to in...

China Trade: Both sides agree to meet in Beijing for talks China Trade: Both sides agree to meet in Beijing for talks

Trump made shielding American manufacturers and farmers planks of the 2016 candidacy, along with his assurance to reverse the wave of globalization helped him triumph over Republicans in states like MI and Wisconsin. The two sides now have differing ...

Three dead in explosion at gas station in Buena Vista, Va. Three dead in explosion at gas station in Buena Vista, Va.

He later said one set of remains was found at the scene. They said its been "quite some time" since they have seen a fire of this size in the area. "Four adults have been transported to Carilion Stone Wall Jackson Hospital and are being treated for i...

Three bodies found with crossbow bolts in German hotel

They were a 33-year-old woman and a 53-year-old man from Rhineland-Palatinate state and a 30-year-old woman from Lower Saxony, who had jointly booked the room on Friday reported AFP. German media reported that the trio had checked into the hotel, whi...

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