World Now # 26

 
 

 

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Metro UK | 2018-11-17

A woman has been killed in apparent tragic accident after a car rammed into protesters in France. She was hit in the eastern Savoie region by a driver who

 

Suryaa | 2018-11-17

Port MoresbyNov 17 China’s President Xi Jinping said here on Saturday that the world needs common rules of global governance that do not respond to

 

The Guardian | 2018-11-17

Swedish firm Klarna has taken online shopping by storm over the past couple of years. Millennials no longer pay for clothes and gadgets with old-fashioned money

 

CNN | 2018-11-17

(CNN)A maritime blunder then a ruinous rescue attempt has left a multi-million dollar warship under NATO command almost entirely submerged in a Norwegian fjord.

 

Khaleej Times | 2018-11-17

UK’s Prime Minister Theresa May on Friday chose a replacement Brexit secretary a day after the previous incumbent quit over the Conservative Party leader‘s

 

Dawn | 2018-11-17

LondonPrime Minister Theresa May leaves 10 Downing Streetvia the back door.—Reuters LONDONBritish Prime MinisterTheresa May won the backing of the most

 

WorldNews.com | 2018-11-16

Protesters across Ireland took to the streets this week chanting and carrying thongs, after a 27-year-old man was acquitted of rape during a trial in which his

Sputnik | 2018-11-16

Earlier, Theresa May rejected any speculation that she would be ousted as the UK Prime Minister, pledging to adhere to the Brexit draft deal and saying that she

 

Hamodia | 2018-11-16

By Josh Smith SEOUL, Nov 16 (Reuters) – North Korea will deport a U.S. citizen detained since October after he entered illegally from China and told his

 

The Telegraph Macon | 2018-11-16

British Prime Minister Theresa May is appealing directly to voters to back her Brexit plan, as she waits to see whether rivals within her party have gained

 

Deccan Chronicle | 2018-11-16

SeoulNorth Korean leader Kim Jong Un has overseen the testing of a “newly developed ultramodern tactical weapon”, Pyongyang‘s state media

 

TVNZ | 2018-11-16

Facebook said it’s making progress on detecting hate speech, graphic violence and other violations of its rules, even before users see and report them. Facebook

 

The Star | 2018-11-16

TOKYO (Reuters) – Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, eager to resolve a row that has haunted ties with Moscow since World War Two, has told Russian President

 

WorldNews.com | 2018-11-16

Mountain gorilla numbers are on the upswing, after a successful conservation campaign to bring them back from the edge of extinction, IFL Science reports. The

The Independent | 2018-11-14

With the number of people with diabetes in the UK doubling over the past two decades, it’s important that people are educated on the symptoms, causes and

 

The Times of India | 2018-11-14

MOSCOW: Russia‘s top opposition leader Alexei Navalny on Wednesday was allowed to leave Russia, a day after border guards prevented him from flying out of

 

The Independent | 2018-11-14

Donald Trump berated Theresa May over perceived failings on Iran, unfair trade deals and Brexit during a foul-tempered phone

 

CNN | 2018-11-14

Beijing (CNN)When passengers for Air France flight AF116 boarded their aircraft in Paris last Saturday night, they expected to land in Shanghai on Sunday

 

The Guardian | 2018-11-14

The room is packed, people spilling out of the doors. The atmosphere crackles. So it should, for this is what it feels like when an entire society is held to

 

BBC News | 2018-11-14

Irish national broadcaster RTÉ had reported a source said the Irish government wanted to give the UK cabinet “time and space” to analyse the

 

Yahoo Daily News | 2018-11-14

ColomboNovember 14: In the latest development of the political situation in the country, Sri Lanka Parliament has voted against Mahinda Rajapakse government

Deccan Chronicle | 2018-11-13

IstanbulPresident Tayyip Erdogan said recordings related to the killing of Jamal Khashoggi, which Turkey has shared with Western allies, are

 

The Guardian | 2018-11-13

Rohingya refugees are fleeing the camps in Bangladesh, and some have gone into hiding, out of fear of being sent back to Myanmar this week, according to aid..

 

One India | 2018-11-13

DhakaNov 13General elections in Bangladesh have been delayed by a week over the Opposition‘s demand for more time for preparation. On Monday, November 12,

 

South China Morning Post | 2018-11-13

After Donald Trump failed to make it to the American warcemetery at Belleau in France at the weekend, the US presidenthas been gently mocked by the official

 

The News International | 2018-11-13

The Hague: The Netherlands said Monday it has pulled several embassy staff members from Pakistan over persistent threats, reportedly from religious groups angry

 

Yahoo Daily News | 2018-11-13

WashingtonNovember 12North Korea is operating at least 13 undeclared bases to hide mobile, nuclear-capable missiles, a new study released Monday has found,

 

The Irish Aviation Authority is investigating unusual sightings of bright lights and UFOs reported by three commercial aircraft pilots while in contact with

 

 

Canoe | 2018-11-12

PARIS — Justin Trudeau says Canadian intelligence officials have listened to a recording of the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. The prime minister

 

The National | 2018-11-12

A loud explosion close to a group of protesters in the Afghancapital of Kabul claimed at least four lives, and injured eight others on Monday. Several hundred

 

The Guardian | 2018-11-12

Neil Young has criticised Donald Trump for his reluctance to act on climate change after California wildfires destroyed the songwriter’s home.

 

The Local | 2018-11-12

Jean-Claude Arnault, the Frenchman jailed two years for rape in a scandal that led to the postponement of this year’s Nobel Literature Prize, was set to appeal

 

The Irish Times | 2018-11-12

Michel Barnier will update ministers from European Unionnations on the state of the Brexit negotiations as domestic pressure on Theresa May intensifies. Boris

 

The Independent | 2018-11-12

Spain’s centre-left prime minister has backed calls for a second Brexit

 

People Daily | 2018-11-12

SINGAPORE, Nov. 12 (Xinhua) — Chinese Premier Li Keqiangcalled on China and Singapore to jointly uphold openness and deepen innovative cooperation ahead of

 

 

The Independent | 2018-11-11

Legendary composer Ennio Morricone has called Quentin Tarantino a “cretin” and described the director’s work as “not original”. The pair worked

 

The Observer | 2018-11-11

The death toll from an Ebola outbreak in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo has risen to more than 200. The health ministry said it had recorded 201 deaths

 

WPXI | 2018-11-10

MEXICO CITY (AP) – Thousands of Central American migrants were back on the move Saturday, as dedicated Mexico City metro trains whisked members of a

 

Daily Star Lebanon | 2018-11-10

French President Emmanuel Macron and German ChancellorAngela Merkel Saturday laid a wreath and unveiled a ceremonial plaque at a war memorial in eastern France

 

Inquirer | 2018-11-10

PARIS — President Donald Trump and French PresidentEmmanuel Macron worked Saturday to ease tensions

 

The Telegraph Macon | 2018-11-10

Rome‘s embattled mayor was found not guilty Saturday of a charge of lying over a City Hall appointment, ending a months-long trial that had threatened her

 

Xinhua | 2018-11-10

MOGADISHU, Nov. 10 (Xinhua) — The number of people who perished in the triple terrorist attacks in Mogadishu on Friday has risen to 50 while 58 others are

 

 

The Siasat Daily | 2018-11-10

WashingtonThe United States embarked Friday on a policy of automatically rejecting asylum claims of people who cross the Mexican border illegally in a bid to

 

BBC News | 2018-11-10

The blaze started on Thursday near Thousand Oaks, about 40 miles (64km) north-west of central Los Angeles, prompting the evacuation of 75,000 homes. Another

 

WorldNews.com | 2018-11-09

Lurking deep beneath the ice sheets of Antarctica, scientists have detected the remnants of long-lost continents, IFL Sciencereports. No, it’s not quite

 

WorldNews.com | 2018-11-09

Jordanian officials said heavy rains and flooding killed at least four people and forced authorities to evacuate more then 3,700 tourists from the ancient city

 

WorldNews.com | 2018-11-09

A new study says there may be a time of day where your body burns the most calories due to circadian rhythms, which control the body’s internal clock, sleep and

 

 

The Jakarta Post | 2018-11-09

Austria has a launched a probe into an army colonel suspected of spying for Russia for several decades, Chancellor SebastianKurz said Friday, the latest in a

 

Independent online (SA) | 2018-11-09

Hong Kong – Financial Times Asia editor Victor Mallet was denied entry into Hong Kong late Thursday, a month after he was forced to leave the autonomous Chinese

 

BBC News | 2018-11-09

Groups such as the Muslim Experience want stories of soldiers to be heard. They also want more British Muslims to find out if they have a personal connection to

South China Morning Post | 2018-11-09

A federal judge on Thursday halted construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline, arguing that President Donald Trump’s administration had failed to

 

The Independent | 2018-11-09

Legendary rapper Ice Cube has released a new track that manages to reference Rick RossHome Alone and Donald Trump all

 

Suryaa | 2018-11-09

WashingtonNov 9 In her memoir, former US First Lady Michelle Obama has ripped President Trump’s spreading of the “birther” conspiracy theory against her

 

Belfast Telegraph | 2018-11-09

Philippine court has found the country’s former first lady Imelda Marcos guilty of corruption charges and ordered her arrest. Marcos is likely to appeal