Brexit: No-deal impact assessment published

Mr Watson has responded to the breakaway, by her and seven others, with a promise to set up a new internal group that will ensure the voice of the party's "social democratic wing" is heard. She didn't just say once that she would never countenance a ... More..

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Pakistan vows
by | Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Pakistan vows "response" after India airstrikes hit purported terror camp in Kashmir

Asian News International, a news agency viewed as close to the Indian government, reported that 12 Indian fighter jets crossed into Pakistani-controlled territory at 3:30 a.m. Kashmir has been a flashpoint in...More..

Mother, daughter accused of murdering five relatives
by | Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Mother, daughter accused of murdering five relatives

Shana allegedly told investigators that "everyone at the apartment, including the nine-year-olds and the thirteen-year-old, wanted to die", the probable cause affidavit says, per the New York Post . "They did ...More..

Donald Trump Reportedly Involved In Criminal Activity While In Office
by | Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Donald Trump Reportedly Involved In Criminal Activity While In Office

In an interview with Fox News , RNC Chair Ronna Romney McDaniel accused Democrats of bringing Cohen to Congress "in an effort to distract from the historic progress President Trump is making overseas with Nort...More..

Despite 'no' vote, Japan presses on with U.S. base relocation
by | Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Despite 'no' vote, Japan presses on with U.S. base relocation

But Okinawans feel their small island bears an unfair burden of the USA military presence in Japan, and on Sunday they made their resentment felt. It has been revealed through this poll that prior to the prefec...More..

Woman Finds Python Hiding in Shoe After Flying 9,000 Miles From Australia
by | Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Woman Finds Python Hiding in Shoe After Flying 9,000 Miles From Australia

She had just returned to Glasgow on February 22 after a holiday in Queensland when she made the surprising discovery, as per Australian Broadcasting Corporation on February 25. He added that Sarah helped ...More..

Meghan impresses with her French in Morocco
by | Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Meghan impresses with her French in Morocco

The gown draped gracefully over her bump, cascading into heavy folds at the hem that seemed optimal for twirling. The visit is the couple's last before their baby is due to arrive in April or May and the duch...More..

U.S. Democrats will subpoena Mueller's Russia report if needed: Schiff
by | Tuesday, February 26, 2019

U.S. Democrats will subpoena Mueller's Russia report if needed: Schiff

A senior U.S. Justice Department official said on Friday that Mueller will not deliver a long-awaited final report next week, amid expectations that the document was imminent. Mueller's report should start an e...More..

Trump delays tariff hike on Chinese goods citing trade talk progress
by | Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Trump delays tariff hike on Chinese goods citing trade talk progress

Trump tweeted Sunday that there had been "productive talks", adding that "I will be delaying the USA increase in tariffs now scheduled for March 1". "At this point, the US has likely gotten all it's going to ...More..

Cardinal found guilty of sexual offences in Australia — George Pell
by | Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Cardinal found guilty of sexual offences in Australia — George Pell

The assaults occurred in December 1996 and early 1997 at St Patrick's Cathedral , months after Pell was inaugurated as archbishop of Melbourne . The Tigers announced the news on Tuesday after Pell was fou...More..

Incredible video shows wind pushing ice over wall near Lake Erie
by | Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Incredible video shows wind pushing ice over wall near Lake Erie

Wind gusts up to 60 miles per hour have hit the region, downing trees and causing power outages throughout western NY. "An incredible sight along the Niagara River in Fort Erie as strong winds from today's st...More..

Trump Announces Trade Summit With Chinese President Xi
by | Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Trump Announces Trade Summit With Chinese President Xi

Issues discussed included intellectual property protection, technology transfer and currencies. In recent talks, Beijing offered to increase purchases of USA farm and energy products and services, ease restri...More..

Left demands Ordinance to protect tribal land rights
by | Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Left demands Ordinance to protect tribal land rights

Over 11 lakh families living in forest areas in 17 states would have to evict their homeland. The Act recognises the rights of the forest dwellers to live on the forest land, to gather forest resources like fru...More..

Univision crew, including Jorge Ramos, detained in Venezuela
by | Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Univision crew, including Jorge Ramos, detained in Venezuela

Univison said earlier Monday that Ramos and his crew were "arbitrarily detained at the Miraflores Palace" because Maduro "didn't like their questions" they were asking him. "We insist on their immediate relea...More..

Iran Foreign Minister Javad Zarif resigns
by | Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Iran Foreign Minister Javad Zarif resigns

I thank the Iranian nation and officials", he wrote. Zarif was the key architect in the landmark deal aimed at reining in Iran's nuclear program - which US President Donald Trump withdrew from past year...More..

First Saudi female ambassador replaces king's son in US
by | Tuesday, February 26, 2019

First Saudi female ambassador replaces king's son in US

She is familiar with USA politics and society, having lived in Washington when her father Prince Bandar was ambassador (1983-2005), and studied at USA universities, the National website reported . I have had ...More..

Irans foreign minister Zarif announces resignation
by | Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Irans foreign minister Zarif announces resignation

Be happy and worthy", he wrote, without giving a specific reason for his decision. In 2015, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif submitted the text of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JC...More..

Former Republican Lawmakers Urge Congress to Block Trump’s National Emergency Declaration
by | Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Former Republican Lawmakers Urge Congress to Block Trump’s National Emergency Declaration

Trump is attempting to use the emergency declaration to justify spending significantly more on barriers at the border than what Congress authorized in a compromise meant to avert another partial government shut...More..

Trump Accused of Kissing Former Staffer Without Her Consent
by | Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Trump Accused of Kissing Former Staffer Without Her Consent

Johnson claims that just as she turned her head away from Trump, POTUS' lips ultimately landed on the side of her mouth. Both she and Bondi told the Post that they did not recall the incident in the RV and d...More..

United Kingdom prepares for food shortages and transport disruptions as hard Brexit looms
by | Tuesday, February 26, 2019

United Kingdom prepares for food shortages and transport disruptions as hard Brexit looms

May insisted on Tuesday that she did not want a delay to Brexit but it was discussed in meetings with Angela Merkel , the German chancellor, and Donald Tusk , the European council president at a summit in...More..

R. Kelly pays $100K bond needed for release
by | Tuesday, February 26, 2019

R. Kelly pays $100K bond needed for release

A judge on Saturday set bond at $1 million. On Monday, Kelly appeared before Cook County Judge Lawrence Flood dressed in an orange jail jumpsuit and spoke only to confirm his name. Now, the singer has pl...More..

Strong, damaging winds expected until the evening; Thousands of power outages reported
by | Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Strong, damaging winds expected until the evening; Thousands of power outages reported

Earlier this afternoon, the National Weather Service in Buffalo, N.Y., reported sustained winds of 66 miles per hour and gusts up to 79 miles per hour. From a rainy Sunday to a very windy start to the week. D...More..

Royal Morocco tour day two: Harry and Meghan arrive in Asni
by | Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Royal Morocco tour day two: Harry and Meghan arrive in Asni

Plus, they revealed that her father did know how to make contact with his daughter, but that he failed in the process of doing so. While we'll forever be fans of Meghan Markle's ever-chic collection of coat...More..

Labour says it will back call for second Brexit referendum
by | Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Labour says it will back call for second Brexit referendum

Asked about it yesterday, frontbencher Barry Gardiner said: "There has been a helpful amendment from Phil Wilson and Peter Kyle but actually, unfortunately, that would mean focusing on support for the Prime M...More..

Mueller report not expected next week
by | Monday, February 25, 2019

Mueller report not expected next week

In addition, Mueller has referred certain matters that fell outside the scope of the Russian Federation probe to other US Attorneys to pursue. "A Senate or House committee can subpoena anyone", he said . Now, ...More..

Pope Francis calls for 'all-out battle' against child sex abuse
by | Monday, February 25, 2019

Pope Francis calls for 'all-out battle' against child sex abuse

But he said the evil of sexual abuse of children becomes even more scandalous when it occurs in the Catholic Church "for it is utterly incompatible with her moral authority and ethical credibility". "Especial...More..

Army man, DySP among 5 killed in Kashmir encounter
by | Monday, February 25, 2019

Army man, DySP among 5 killed in Kashmir encounter

Imtiyaz Hussain, a police officer in Jammu and Kashmir , said on Twitter, "We have lost a very fearless Jammu and Kashmir police officer, DySP Aman Thakur, in an encounter with terrorists in Kulgam". Securit...More..

Sentencing memo: Manafort 'repeatedly and brazenly' broke the law
by | Monday, February 25, 2019

Sentencing memo: Manafort 'repeatedly and brazenly' broke the law

Markey added that "everything rides on that Mueller report and the Attorney General William Barr not sanitizing it in a way that is not transparent to the public and the Congress ". As the document notes in su...More..

Theresa May to hold meaningful vote on Brexit deal by 12 March
by | Monday, February 25, 2019

Theresa May to hold meaningful vote on Brexit deal by 12 March

The three - work and pensions secretary Amber Rudd, business secretary Greg Clark and justice secretary David Gauke - said they want a deal to be reached in the coming days but are anxious about opposition fr...More..

Afghan Civilian Deaths Rise to New High in 2018
by | Monday, February 25, 2019

Afghan Civilian Deaths Rise to New High in 2018

A greater number of non-combatants in Afghanistan were killed in 2018 than during each of the previous nine years of the ongoing U.S. war in the nation, according to a new United Nations report released Sunday....More..