UKIP leader Henry Bolton channels Trump as he refuses to go

In a tweet, David Kurten, who resigned as UKIP education spokesman, called on Bolton "to step down with dignity rather than extending the current debacle for another four weeks". The astonishing attack on Bolton came after the under-fire leader was o... More..

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Saudi coalition set to provide $1.5bn in humanitarian aid for Yemen
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Saudi coalition set to provide $1.5bn in humanitarian aid for Yemen

The United Nations on Sunday made what it described as a record appeal for aid to Yemen, calling for almost $3 billion in humanitarian relief for the war-torn country. Easing came in December, following a Uni...More..

Pence says USA embassy in Jerusalem to open by finish of 2019
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Pence says USA embassy in Jerusalem to open by finish of 2019

During his speech, Pence defended the U.S.' controversial decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital - a decision that elicited condemnation from the Palestinians and their Arab allies, accordi...More..

A Train Has Crashed At Richmond Station
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

A Train Has Crashed At Richmond Station

Bray said five people are being transported to hospitals but the number of injured would likely rise. Three choppers, 17 ambulance crews and Fire & Rescue teams raced to the scene. "There was a huge amount of...More..

Sen. Warner: Gov. shutdown becomes 'real problem' Monday
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Sen. Warner: Gov. shutdown becomes 'real problem' Monday

It seemed likely that each side would push for votes aimed at making the other party look culpable for shuttering federal agencies. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell tweeted: The choice to fund the g...More..

Supreme Court may put judges roster in public domain soon
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Supreme Court may put judges roster in public domain soon

Judge Loya had died while he was still hearing the integral, and very controversial Shohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter case, after he was replaced, the new judge gave the prime accused, Amit Shah a clean chit...More..

Germany's Merkel hopes SPD will approve talks with her CDU party
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Germany's Merkel hopes SPD will approve talks with her CDU party

The SPD and conservative blocs, which both bled support to the far right in the September 24 election, struck their preliminary deal after exploratory talks on renewing their ruling alliance that took office in...More..

Kanye West and Kim Kardashian Welcome Surrogate Baby Girl (Week in Review)
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Kanye West and Kim Kardashian Welcome Surrogate Baby Girl (Week in Review)

It was confirmed in September that the celebrity couple were expecting a third child via gestational carrier. And in September it was revealed that the surrogate is a "married African-American college gradu...More..

UFC 220: Stipe Miocic sets heavyweight record with win over Francis Ngannou
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

UFC 220: Stipe Miocic sets heavyweight record with win over Francis Ngannou

Ngannou started with a wild high kick from his awkward southpaw stance that Miocic managed to swerve. Heading into the bout, Ngannou was lauded as the scariest title challenger in many years, and the hulkin...More..

Tensions in Rohingya camps before return to Myanmar
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Tensions in Rohingya camps before return to Myanmar

More than 100 Rohingya have crossed into Bangladesh from Myanmar since Wednesday and scores more were waiting to cross the Naf river that forms the border, newly arrived refugees in Bangladesh told Reuters . O...More..

May, Macron reach agreement on border, but not on Brexit
by | Sunday, January 21, 2018

May, Macron reach agreement on border, but not on Brexit

However, he has also warned that the United Kingdom can not "cherry-pick" rules for access to the single market. The EU's firm stance on that has led UK Prime Minister Theresa May to rule out continued Britis...More..

Tim Hortons protests reach North Bay
by | Sunday, January 21, 2018

Tim Hortons protests reach North Bay

Wynne said the situation was "not acceptable". Tim Hortons has yet to respond to the protests and reports. Wynne says she's happy to talk to any business owner about the wage hike but says taking frustratio...More..

Pakistan set 309-run target for India in final
by | Sunday, January 21, 2018

Pakistan set 309-run target for India in final

Earlier in the group stage match on January 12, India beaten Pakistan by 7 wickets as while chasing a score of 282 runs in stipulated 40 overs, the Defending Champions reached the target for the loss of 3 wic...More..

Modi, Sushma mislead nation on Doklam: Congress
by | Sunday, January 21, 2018

Modi, Sushma mislead nation on Doklam: Congress

The government today rejected "inaccurate and mischievous" reports claiming a Chinese buildup at Doklam, where the Indian Army and the People's Liberation Army (PLA) were locked in a 73-day stand-off previous...More..

Border area residents run for lives amid continuous ceasefire violation
by | Sunday, January 21, 2018

Border area residents run for lives amid continuous ceasefire violation

A Border Security Force spokesman said cross-border firing was underway in the area from Octroi to Chenab (Akhnoor) in Suchetgarh sector of RS Pura from this morning. Between 8,000 and 9,000 people living along...More..

Intercontinental hotel in Afghan capital comes under attack
by | Sunday, January 21, 2018

Intercontinental hotel in Afghan capital comes under attack

According to local police sources, several people have been taken hostage and some killed. "We are hiding in our rooms". One was and killed by Afghan security forces, while three others are still inside th...More..

India storm into Super League quarter-finals after decimating Zimbabwe
by | Sunday, January 21, 2018

India storm into Super League quarter-finals after decimating Zimbabwe

The previous record stood in the name of Sri Lanka leg-spinner Jeevan Mendis, who grabbed seven for 19 against Zimbabwe in 2002 while New Zealand pace bowler Trent Boult's seven for 20 against Malaysia in 2...More..

Investigators Scanned Las Vegas Shooter's Computer - What They Found Is Seriously Disturbing
by | Sunday, January 21, 2018

Investigators Scanned Las Vegas Shooter's Computer - What They Found Is Seriously Disturbing

The sheriff said it's still believed Paddock acted alone in the attack, adding that police do not anticipate charges being brought against Marilou Danley , Paddock's girlfriend. The Federal Bureau of Investi...More..

Michael Douglas' Accuser Susan Braudy Speaks Out:
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Michael Douglas' Accuser Susan Braudy Speaks Out: "People Were Frightened For Me"

Braudy also alleges that Douglas once masturbated in front of her, which the actor has denied. At the time, Braudy was in her 40s and running Douglas' film development company. And a legitimate trade publicatio...More..

National Defense Strategy: China a 'Strategic Competitor Using Predatory Economics'
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

National Defense Strategy: China a 'Strategic Competitor Using Predatory Economics'

The US Department of Defense released its first national defense strategy under President Donald Trump . There is a technology race the U.S.is not winning, or not leading as it used to, in many areas. He b...More..

Twitter Concedes Russian Influence Before US Election Was Greater Than Initially Thought
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Twitter Concedes Russian Influence Before US Election Was Greater Than Initially Thought

In total, the company has found 3,814 Internet Research Agency-linked accounts, which posted 175,993 tweets during the 2016 presidential campaign. Twitter also found 13,512 Russian-related accounts that tweet...More..

Attorneys General Urge Members Of Congress To Do Their Job
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Attorneys General Urge Members Of Congress To Do Their Job

A letter sent to leaders in Congress Tuesday by 19 state attorneys general requests that Congress pass legislation such as the Secure and Fair Enforcement ( SAFE) Banking Act to "provide a safe harbor" for b...More..

South Africa summons U.S. diplomat to explain Trump comment
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

South Africa summons U.S. diplomat to explain Trump comment

A handful of senators who attended the meeting, including Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) and Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.), confirmed that Trump made the comment. Trump, 71, is known to enjoy high-fat foods like fried chi...More..

Droughts May Force Cape Town to Shut Public Water Supply
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Droughts May Force Cape Town to Shut Public Water Supply

This, as detailed plans for the "eventuality" of the City's Day Zero contingency plans will be released next week. But voluntary appeals haven't worked in the past. There has been no rain fall for the last t...More..

Nestle is making a pink KitKat from ruby chocolate
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Nestle is making a pink KitKat from ruby chocolate

Barry Callebaut, the world's largest business-to-business supplier of chocolate and cocoa, launched its ruby chocolate past year. Oh, and it has an wonderful name: KitKat Chocolatory Sublime Ruby. "Enjoy wo...More..

Stormy Daniels' Popularity on Pornhub Skyrockets After Donald Trump Affair Allegations
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Stormy Daniels' Popularity on Pornhub Skyrockets After Donald Trump Affair Allegations

Eighteen months before their meeting, Trump had married his wife Melania . Daniels , whose real name is Stephanie Clifford , has had a contract with the porn studio Wicked Pictures since 2002. However Don...More..

North Korea to compete in 4 sports at 2018 PyeongChang Games
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

North Korea to compete in 4 sports at 2018 PyeongChang Games

A joint statement distributed by the ministry said the North Korean Olympic delegation will travel to South Korea across their heavily fortified land border before the February 9-25 games in Pyeongchang. Last...More..

Top Democrat warns Donald Trump firing Robert Mueller could provoke 'constitutional crisis'
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Top Democrat warns Donald Trump firing Robert Mueller could provoke 'constitutional crisis'

While Mr. Trump has denied he intends to fire Mueller and has repeatedly disavowed any collusion by his campaign with Russian Federation, there has been much speculation about Mueller's job security in ...More..

Kevin Spacey accused of sexual assault by a third person
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Kevin Spacey accused of sexual assault by a third person

News. "On 17 November, we received allegations that the same man sexually assaulted a man (Victim 2) in 2005 in Lambeth". A third man has made allegations to police that he was assaulted by Spacey in Lond...More..

Turkey vows all means to prevent establishment of
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Turkey vows all means to prevent establishment of "terror army"

There are now some 2,000 US troops in Syria, mainly training local forces to root out remaining extremist strongholds. One possible explanation for Canada's silence is that while the U.S.is backing the border...More..

Actor Aziz Ansari responds to sexual misconduct allegations
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Actor Aziz Ansari responds to sexual misconduct allegations

She says she made a decision to speak out after seeing him win a Golden Globe for Best Actor in his Netflix series, Master of None , while wearing a "Times Up" pin in support of the anti-sexual harassment mo...More..

How to react to a missile alert
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

How to react to a missile alert

A pair of islands long believed to be in the crosshairs of the rogue North Korean regime were plunged into panic when residents got warnings a missile was incoming. People in Hawaii received the false emergency...More..

Snow forecast for United Kingdom as cold weather returns
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Snow forecast for United Kingdom as cold weather returns

The showers turning wintry in many areas by dawn with falls of snow possible over high ground. The weather warnings could lead to travel delays on roads, public transport cancellations and power cuts. Frequen...More..

Father deported to Mexico after living in United States for 30 years
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Father deported to Mexico after living in United States for 30 years

The landscaper was brought to the U.S.by an undocumented family member when he was 10. Garcia had faced an order of removal from immigration courts since 2009, but had been granted stays of removal under form...More..

Philippines government under fire over decision to shutter news site
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Philippines government under fire over decision to shutter news site

Even in the Philippines, home to some of the most outspoken news outlets in the region, the pressure is rising against the media. "Combined with the culture of impunity across the region, it results in the repr...More..

Congress Votes to Reauthorize NSA's Warrantless Surveillance of US Citizens
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Congress Votes to Reauthorize NSA's Warrantless Surveillance of US Citizens

The program, known as Section 702 of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, allows US spy agencies to collect information on foreign targets outside the United States. Critics contend that the extension wil...More..

Angry protesters greet Rahul Gandhi in Rae Bareli, Amethi
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Angry protesters greet Rahul Gandhi in Rae Bareli, Amethi

BJP general secretary Arun Singh said if Gandhi was serious about visiting temples, he would have gone to one for blessings when he was elevated to the post of party president. Aimed at the 2019 Lok Sabha elect...More..

10-year-old wounded in accidental shooting in north Charlotte
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

10-year-old wounded in accidental shooting in north Charlotte

The boy was taken to a hospital and his condition is unknown, police said. "We're very saddened for the family and for the friends", said Major Mike Smathers. Christina Treadway wanted the world to know about...More..

Trump threat angers Iran, dismays allies
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Trump threat angers Iran, dismays allies

Despite his objections this is the third time President Trump has renewed the deal and UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said on Friday "nobody has so far produced a better alternative". "This is a last chance...More..

Trump administration resumes accepting DACA renewals
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Trump administration resumes accepting DACA renewals

Trump a year ago ended the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, which provided young immigrants with protection from deportation along with the ability to work legally in the United States. One of ...More..

Residents evacuated amid Mount Mayon eruption warning
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Residents evacuated amid Mount Mayon eruption warning

There was no immediate information on whether the latest phreatic or steam-driven eruption produced a bigger ash cloud than the first two eruptions at around 5 p.m. Separately, thousands of residents of an isla...More..

Burning Iranian tanker Sanchi sinks
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Burning Iranian tanker Sanchi sinks

The burning Iranian tanker listing for days off the coast of China after a collision with another vessel sank Sunday, with an Iranian official saying there was "no hope" of survival for the 29 missing sailors o...More..

Trump can go beyond DACA to usher in a larger immigration solution
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Trump can go beyond DACA to usher in a larger immigration solution

Trump ran on a hardline immigration platform during the 2016 presidential election, promising to end DACA and strengthen border protections to increase jobs for USA workers. President Trump has already said...More..

United Kingdom politician's model girlfriend suspended after reported 'vile' Meghan Markle remarks
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

United Kingdom politician's model girlfriend suspended after reported 'vile' Meghan Markle remarks

Mr Bolton, whose controversial private life is already being probed by senior party officials, is now facing calls to step down. Speaking outside her home today (Jan 14) to Mail Online , Marney said: "I'd li...More..

Peru quake: Magnitude 7.1 sea tremor topples buildings
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Peru quake: Magnitude 7.1 sea tremor topples buildings

But the centre then said in a later statement that "there is no longer a tsunami threat from this earthquake " and that the centre hadn't observed any tsunami waves. The natural disaster came four days befor...More..

A Car Somehow Crashed Into the Second Story of a California Building
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

A Car Somehow Crashed Into the Second Story of a California Building

A California driver escaped a risky crash early Sunday morning after apparently hitting a divider at such a high speed that it launched the vehicle into the second story of a nearby building. The auto was tra...More..

Israel Says It Destroyed A 'Terror Tunnel' To Egypt, Gaza Strip
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Israel Says It Destroyed A 'Terror Tunnel' To Egypt, Gaza Strip

The Israeli forces have conducted an airstrike hitting a target in the southern Gaza Strip , the army's press service said Sunday. Separately, the army confirmed on Sunday that it had carried out an air stri...More..

Turkish passenger plane skids off runway on Black Sea coast
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Turkish passenger plane skids off runway on Black Sea coast

The flight was en route from Ankara , the Turkish capital. Flights were suspended at Trabzon Airport for several hours after the incident before resuming again Sunday. "We could have burned, it could have expl...More..

Suspect in custody after police chase Greyhound bus
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Suspect in custody after police chase Greyhound bus

Authorities used spike strips to flatten the tires of the bus, forcing it to stop on Interstate 94 near the IL community of Wadsworth. Covelli said that more than 20 Lake County Sheriff's Office deputies, inc...More..

White House backtracks on Trump's United Kingdom snub
by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

White House backtracks on Trump's United Kingdom snub

On the face of it, Trump called off his "working" visit to the United Kingdom because of his displeasure at the Obama administration's decision to sell off the previous, "finest", embassy in Grosvenor Square to...More..