World News

Born Afghan refugees to be granted nationality

Born Afghan refugees to be granted nationality

Apart from luxury cars, the government, facing huge debts and liabilities, plans to auction eight buffaloes kept by deposed and jailed former prime minister Nawaz Sharif at the PM House for his "gastr...

by · World News
'Fort Trump'? Polish President urges United States to consider opening base

'Fort Trump'? Polish President urges United States to consider opening base

Trump says that he's considering the idea and that Poland has offered more than $2 billion to the U.S.to pay for such an effort. Polish President Andrzej Duda asked Trump for a permanent USA base...

by · World News
Active Shooter Reported Near Madison, Wisconsin

Active Shooter Reported Near Madison, Wisconsin

Emergency responders descended on the structure in Middleton, which houses Esker Software and WTS Paradigm, at around 10:30 a.m. following reports of a shooter there, according to the Wisconsin Sta...

by · World News
Read the Letter From Christine Blasey Ford Requesting an FBI Investigation

Read the Letter From Christine Blasey Ford Requesting an FBI Investigation

The accusations have roiled a confirmation process that once seemed smooth for Kavanaugh, who if confirmed could consolidate the conservative grip on the top USA court. On Tuesday, Sen. Dianne Feinste...

by · World News
Trump introduces new duties for China

Trump introduces new duties for China

If imposed, those tariffs would bring the total imports from China subject to penalties to more than $500 billion. Trump has already levied duties on Dollars 50 billion worth of Chinese goods ba...

by · World News

Syria intercepts missiles headed for Latakia: State media

The fate of the 14 people on board the missing plane is unknown, and a rescue operation has been organised out of the Hmeymim base, the Russian defence ministry said. The fate of those on board is sti...

by · World News
Two Koreas open joint liaison office in North - pool report

Two Koreas open joint liaison office in North - pool report

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in will hold their third meeting this year in Pyongyang next week, when it is hoped they can help resolve a diplomatic impasse bet...

by · World News
Storm Helene: Met Office issues weather warning for Norfolk | Weather

Storm Helene: Met Office issues weather warning for Norfolk | Weather

But the Met Office says Helene could be heading east towards the south-western corners of the United Kingdom, with the tip of Ireland among the worst affected. "The strongest of the winds will arriv...

by · World News
Trump says response to Puerto Rico storm underappreciated

Trump says response to Puerto Rico storm underappreciated

President Donald Trump continued to insist Wednesday that his administration did a "great job" in responding to Hurricane Maria , which left almost 3,000 people dead, as Hurricane Florence rolls to...

by · World News
Clean sweep for Kenya at Berlin marathon as Kipchoge smashes World record

Clean sweep for Kenya at Berlin marathon as Kipchoge smashes World record

You are our heroes. The Newspaper added: "When Kipchoge actually enters a race, he sends ripples through the field before his races even begin". Kipchoge's run was the biggest improvement on the m...

by · World News
Israeli army strikes 2 Hamas posts along Gaza Strip

Israeli army strikes 2 Hamas posts along Gaza Strip

A Palestinian fatally stabbed an Israeli at a shopping mall in the occupied West Bank on Sunday before an armed civilian shot and wounded the assailant, Israeli police and medical officials said . ...

by · World News
Paul Manafort pleads guilty, will co-operate with special counsel

Paul Manafort pleads guilty, will co-operate with special counsel

He was convicted last month of eight financial crimes in a separate trial in Virginia. Westling agreed in court that the mistried counts in Virginia will be dropped with Manafort's admission of gu...

by · World News
Here's What the New US Strategy in Syria Means For Russia

Here's What the New US Strategy in Syria Means For Russia

Delegations from the three countries will be in Geneva on Tuesday to meet the UN's Syria envoy Staffan de Mistura . "Every day, I need water, hay and bran to feed them". "It's just not my style", M...

by · World News
Skripal suspects interview 'lies' and an 'insult' - Downing Street

Skripal suspects interview 'lies' and an 'insult' - Downing Street

The two men surfaced a day after President Vladimir Putin said Russian Federation had located Petrov and Boshirov, but that there was nothing special or criminal about them. But yesterday the pair...

by · World News
Manafort makes deal with Mueller to avoid another trial

Manafort makes deal with Mueller to avoid another trial

According to court documents, he has agreed to plead guilty on Friday to two criminal counts in the investigation by Special Counsel Robert Mueller . The criminal information received reduced seven...

by · World News
Trump rejects Puerto Rico hurricane latest death toll

Trump rejects Puerto Rico hurricane latest death toll

Hurricane Maria killed 2,975 people in Puerto Rico , a long-awaited independent investigation by George Washington University into the 2017 storm concluded last month . We should all have done ...

by · World News
President Trump speaks at Sept. 11 ceremony in Pennsylvania

President Trump speaks at Sept. 11 ceremony in Pennsylvania

First responders including firefighters - who lost 343 of their number in the atrocity - formed honor guards and held a moments silence to remember their murdered colleagues. This memorial is now a m...

by · World News
Puerto Rico's storm death toll of 3 000 is a Democrat plot

Puerto Rico's storm death toll of 3 000 is a Democrat plot

The mayor of Ceiba, Angel Cruz Ramos, told CNN he's grateful for the generosity, but believes that too much water was delivered at the wrong time. But Bossert also appeared to defend the president...

by · World News
Philippines: 10 million people in the path of Mangkhut

Philippines: 10 million people in the path of Mangkhut

Whereas, the Mangkhut is already considered strong typhoon by the CWB and it has more open ocean to continue to strengthen than Florence. Classified by the Hong Kong Observatory as a super typhoo...

by · World News
Donald Trump administration to take tough stance against International Criminal Court

Donald Trump administration to take tough stance against International Criminal Court

The United States has also been angered by a Palestinian bid to have Israel investigated for war crimes at the International Criminal Court (ICC). He added that "the current US administration's poli...

by · World News
Trump intensifies trade war, threatens duties on nearly all imports from China

Trump intensifies trade war, threatens duties on nearly all imports from China

New tariffs on Chinese imports could cause the price of computers and networking equipment to rise, costing consumers billions of dollars while slowing 5G network implementation, four major US tech co...

by · World News
Hurricane Florence strengthens to Category 2 storm

Hurricane Florence strengthens to Category 2 storm

The current forecast track predicts that Florence will approach the southeast US coast on Thursday. That means, she said, that the Wilmington region is going to be affected by what she said is going...

by · World News
NHC Forecast: Hurricane Florence is rapidly strengthening

NHC Forecast: Hurricane Florence is rapidly strengthening

As of 11 a.m., Florence had a maximum wind speed of 115 miles per hour, bringing it to major hurricane status. The official forecast provided by the National Hurricane Center indicates the storm cou...

by · World News
France opens probe of knife attack; no apparent terror tie

France opens probe of knife attack; no apparent terror tie

The attack took place just before 23:00 (21:00 GMT) on the banks of a canal in Paris's 19th district. French police are not characterizing a knife rampage in a popular Paris tourist spot as a te...

by · World News
The Brazen Tradecraft of Russia's Novichok Operation

The Brazen Tradecraft of Russia's Novichok Operation

British prosecutors charged two Russians for the attempted murder of a former Russian spy and his daughter with a nerve agent, naming suspects for the first time in a case that has caused one of the b...

by · World News
Donald Trump is capitalising on resentment, says former President Barack Obama

Donald Trump is capitalising on resentment, says former President Barack Obama

Saying, "I gave a long speech yesterday". But "it did not start with Donald Trump ", he said. Democrats running include Katie Porter, a law professor at the University of California in Irvine, Enviro...

by · World News
DNC: Papadopoulos UK contact may be dead

DNC: Papadopoulos UK contact may be dead

The professor has since left the United States. That sparked a counterintelligence investigation that has became the ongoing effort led by former FBI Director Mueller to get to the bottom of Russ...

by · World News
North Korea celebrates 70th birthday with parade - but doesn't show off ICBMs

North Korea celebrates 70th birthday with parade - but doesn't show off ICBMs

Although North Korea stages military parades nearly every year, and held one just before the Olympics began in South Korea in February this year, Sunday's parade comes at a particularly sensitive ti...

by · World News
California fire agency requests $234M from state for firefighting budget

California fire agency requests $234M from state for firefighting budget

Fire officials say they don't expect to have containment of the fire, which started on Wednesday, until at least September 22. It was near the site of the Carr Fire , which led to eight deaths and ...

by · World News

Former Trump campaign aide sentenced - and his lawyer blames Trump

President Trump mocked the light sentence handed out to George Papadopoulos on Friday as proof there was "no collusion" with Russian Federation, heralding the news "a great day for America". In cou...

by · World News