World Now Archived #30

 




Gulf News | 2019-05-16

ManilaThe Philippines has recalled some of its diplomats from Canada amid Ontario’s slow action on the return of containers-load of trash a Canadian firm

 

The Irish Times | 2019-05-16

Brussels has fined Barclays, RBSCitigroupJPMorgan and MUFG just over €1 billion for participating in cartels to manipulate the foreign exchange market for

 

Gulf News | 2019-05-16

New DelhiExternal Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said on Wednesday that Modi government is the first government after Independence to have six women Cabinet

 

Voa News | 2019-05-16

Sudan&aposs ruling military council has suspended talks with civilian protest leaders on a transitional government after at least eight people were wounded in

 

The National Herald | 2019-05-16

NEW YORK CITY (AP) — New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Thursday that he will seek the Democratic nomination for president, adding his name to an

 

Newsweek | 2019-05-16

Marine Le Pen, leader of the French far-right party National Rally, denied knowing that the hand signshe made in a recent photo with a white nationalist

 

Belfast Telegraph | 2019-05-16

Tommy Robinson is being sued for £100,000 over comments about a Syrian refugee who was filmed being attacked in a school playground, the boy’s lawyer has said.

WorldNews.com | 2019-05-15

The website streaming the Eurovision semi-finals in Israel was hacked Tuesday evening to show warnings of a missile strike and images of blasts in the host city

 

Yahoo Daily News | 2019-05-15

All eyes will turn to the Election Commission as polling for 543 Lok Sabha seats ends on May 19 when 59 constituencies vote in the seventh and final phase of

 

This is Money | 2019-05-15

By Ben Blanchard BEIJING, May 15 (Reuters) – China will only be more open to the world, President Xi Jinping said on Wednesday, as he denounced as “stupid”

 

The Independent | 2019-05-15

A teenager has killed herself after posting a poll on her Instagram account asking followers if she should live or die, police in Malaysia said. “Really

 

The Guardian | 2019-05-15

Leader of centre-left Democratic party is third in the polls for European elections Nicola Zingaretti, the new leader of Italy’s centre-left Democratic Party

 

South China Morning Post | 2019-05-15

US embassy staffer denied espionage charges as his trial resumed in Istanbul on Wednesday – part of a growing rift between Washington and Ankara.Metin

 

Yahoo Daily News | 2019-05-15

By Josh Horwitz SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Authorities in China have blocked Wikipedia, the online encyclopedia’s owner said on Wednesday. “In April, the Wikimedia

Indian Express | 2019-05-14

At a meeting of President Donald Trump’s top national security aides last Thursday, ActingDefense Secretary Patrick Shanahan presented an updated military plan

 

IRINnews | 2019-05-14

Grassroots platforms to fund aid and development projects have been sprouting up in recent years throughout the West Bank and Gaza, with more groups

 

DNA India | 2019-05-14

Sri Lankan soldiers in armoured vehicles on Tuesday patrolled towns hit by sectarian violence this week as residents recalled how Muslims had hid in paddy

 

San Francisco Chronicle | 2019-05-14

KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — Sudanese security forces shot and killed six people, including an army officer, in overnight clashes with protesters behind the uprising

 

Business Day | 2019-05-14

Washington — The Trump administration has asked Congress to increase National Aeronautics and Space Administration (Nasa) spending in 2020 by an extra $1.6bn as

 

South China Morning Post | 2019-05-14

After weeks of an intensifying stand-off in Washington between backers of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro and opposition leader Juan Guaido, police posted

 

Indian Express | 2019-05-14

A team of federal accident investigators is expected to arrive in Alaska Tuesday to try to piece together what caused a deadly midair collision between two

Sacramento Bee | 2019-05-13

In this May 8, 2019, photo, President Donald Trump speaks at a rally in Panama City BeachFla.Trump’s combative approach to trade has been one of the main

 

Boston Herald | 2019-05-13

By ALANNA DURKIN RICHER BOSTON (AP) — Actress Felicity Huffman is scheduled to plead guilty Monday to allegations she paid $15,000 to rig her

 

49 minutes ago WASHINGTON — HungarianPrime Minister Viktor Orban, who is widely accused of undermining his country’s democratic institutions, is

 

Independent online (SA) | 2019-05-13

The African National Congress (ANC) will govern South Africa for another five years. But this sixth victory of the democratic era since 1994 was hard-won. For

 

Hamodia | 2019-05-13

British Prime Minister Theresa May’s Conservatives have slumped to fifth place in an opinion poll ahead of the May 23 Europeanparliamentary election as

 

Independent online (SA) | 2019-05-13

Bogota – Argentinian lawmaker Hector Olivares died Sunday after being shot in Buenos Aires‘s Congressional Plaza three days earlier, his party confirmed.

 

The News International | 2019-05-13

NEW DEHLI: Hindu-Muslim rivalry is at peak during Indian election and leaders from leading parties are using the religion card to the maximum. Makkal Needhi

The Independent | 2019-05-12

A December fundraising campaign brought in more than $22m (£16.9m) over the course of a few weeks, its thousands of donors united by a common goal: the

 

Mid Day | 2019-05-12

More than 100 inmates escaped from an Indonesian jail on Sumatra island on Saturday, police said, in the latest breakout to hit the country’s creaking prison

 

Yahoo Daily News | 2019-05-12

Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra Sunday said it is “very clear” that the BJP will face defeat in Lok Sabha polls as people are “angry and distressed” and

 

This is Money | 2019-05-12

VATICAN CITY, May 12 (Reuters) – Pope Francishas approved pilgrimages to Medjugorje, a village in Bosnia that is steeped in controversy over whether the

 

Indian Express | 2019-05-12

An Israeli cabinet minister warned on Sunday of possible direct or proxy Iranian attacks on Israelshould the stand-off between Tehran and Washington escalate.

 

Indian Express | 2019-05-12

Sri Lankan police on Sunday imposed curfew with immediate effect in the country’s western coastal town of Chilaw after a mosque and few shops owned by

 

The National | 2019-05-12

Church bells rang across Lebanon on Sunday morning to pay tribute to one of the most influential religious figures in the past decades, former Maronite

Irish Independent | 2019-05-11

Associated Press Reporters May 11 2019 12:46 PM 0 Comments Female journalist shot dead in Afghan capital Independent.ie Unidentifiedgunmen have shot and killed

 

This is Money | 2019-05-11

SULAIMANIYA, Iraq, May 11 (Reuters) – A magnitude 5.3 earthquake struck near the Iraqi Kurdish city of Sulaimaniya on Saturday, the U.S.Geological Survey

 

Sify | 2019-05-11

[France], May 11 (ANI): French lawmakers on Friday approved a law aimed at outlining measures to restore, within the next five years, the famed Notre Dame

 

France24 | 2019-05-11

Major Yellow Vest protests have been planned in the French cities of Nantes and Lyon on Saturday, as the movement seeks to rebuild momentum after last weekend’s

 

The Independent | 2019-05-11

A wannabe ‘it girl” who conned her way into New York’s richest social circles by posing as a Germanheiress said she is not sorry for her crimes. AnnaSorokin

 

This is Money | 2019-05-11

The Sudanese generals who took power after toppling veteran president Omar al-Bashir have portrayed themselves as being attentive to the views of protesters but

 

Press TV | 2019-05-11

US President Donald Trump President has reportedly given China a one-month ultimatum to seal a trade deal or face tariffs on all its exports to the United

The Hill | 2019-05-10

President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump rips Comey after CNN town hall: ‘He brought the FBIdown’ White House says US, China trade talks to continue Friday

 

Wtop | 2019-05-10

MOSCOW (AP) — A prominent Russian journalist whose TV reports changed between acclaiming President Vladimir Putin to scathing criticism has died. He was 59. The

 

Yahoo Daily News | 2019-05-10

ABUJA (Reuters) – A regional militia allied with Nigerian government forces freed on Friday almost 900 children it had used in the war against Islamist Boko

 

Sify | 2019-05-10

[USA], May 10 (ANI): The US Secretary of StateMichael Pompeo on Thursday (local time) called Venezuelan National Assembly‘s Vice President‘s detainment as an

 

Atlanta Journal | 2019-05-10

PARIS — Two French soldiers have been killed in a military operation in the West African nation of Burkina Faso that freed two French tourists

 

The Daily Mail | 2019-05-10

Denmark has ranked as one of the least feminist countries in the western world following a global poll of 23 countries. The Scandinavian nation, which is deemed

 

Market Watch | 2019-05-10

The French government plans to give regulators here sweeping power to audit and fine large social-media companies like Facebook Inc. if they don’t adequately

Federal News Radio | 2019-05-09

PODGORICA, Montenegro (AP) — A Montenegro court on Thursday sentenced 13 people, including two Russian secret service operatives, to up to 15 years in prison

 

CNN | 2019-05-09

Rome (CNN)Pope Francis issued new global rules Thursday for reporting sexual abuse in the Catholic Church, mandating for the first time that all dioceses set up

 

Hindustan Times | 2019-05-09

UK PM Theresa May repeated her ‘deep regret’ towards the Jallianwala Bagh massacre. She observed that it was unimaginable what those visitors went through on

 

South China Morning Post | 2019-05-09

The United States military said on Wednesday that it has been unable to reach North Koreanofficials to discuss the recovery of Americanservice members who

 

Yahoo Daily News | 2019-05-09

PARIS (Reuters) – A political novice handpicked by President Emmanuel Macron to lead his European election campaign acknowledged on Thursday making a series of

 

The Guardian | 2019-05-09

Activist and politician Marina Silva warns Brazil’s rainforest protections being destroyed but vows ‘we can’t let that happen’ Jair Bolsonaro is transforming

 

Federal News Radio | 2019-05-09

PUTRAJAYA, Malaysia (AP) — A year after his election victory, Malaysian Prime MinisterMahathir Mohamad has defended his government’s record but gave no

This is Money | 2019-05-08

Theresa May has defended the UK’s approach to dealing with Chinese tech giant Huawei ahead of a meeting with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, who is expected

 

This is Money | 2019-05-08

By Hans Seidenstuecker and Arno Schuetze FRANKFURT, May 8 (Reuters) – Deutsche Bankfaces a possible public rebuke from shareholders after two influential

 

Reflector | 2019-05-08

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal privacy regulators are under scrutiny in Congress as they negotiate a record fine with Facebook to punish the company for alleged

 

The Oklahoman | 2019-05-08

Advertisement KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — Authorities say a city at the epicenter of Congo’s Ebola outbreak has come under attack by militia fighters. Maj. Mak

 

Irish Independent | 2019-05-08

Associated Press Reporters May 8 2019 10:45 AM 0 Comments Trump’s businesses lost more than a billion dollars in ten years – report Independent.ieDonald

 

Indian Express | 2019-05-08

Japan’s Emperor Naruhito has performed a Shintoritual at the palace to report to imperial family gods the plans for the main ceremonies of his succession

 

Journal Tribune | 2019-05-08

In this May 1, 2019, file photo, Attorney GeneralWilliam Barr is sworn in to testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in

Reuters | 2019-05-07

Former self-help guru Keith Raniere goes on trial on Tuesday on charges of running a secretive New York sex cult that recruited female “slaves” who were then

 

Suryaa | 2019-05-07

New Delhi, May 7 (IANSPrime Minister Narendra Modi has become the second most-followed politician in the world with a social media audience of

 

The Japan News | 2019-05-07

Reuters WASHINGTON (Reuters) — U.S. Vice President Mike Pence was set on Tuesday to offer new incentives to Venezuela’s military to turn against President

 

Yahoo Daily News | 2019-05-07

DUBAI (Reuters) – Iran‘s top security body dismissed as “psychological warfare” a U.S.announcement that a carrier strike group and bombers are being sent to

 

Press TV | 2019-05-07

A group of lawmakers from Britain’s ruling Conservative party have reportedly pledged to oust Prime Minister Theresa May in case she proceeds with plans

 

Yahoo Daily News | 2019-05-07

PARIS (AP) — Jean Vanier, a respected Canadianreligious figure whose charity work helped improve conditions for the

 

The Oklahoman | 2019-05-07

BERLIN (AP) — The U.S. State Department says a planned meeting between U.S. Secretary of StateMike Pompeo and Chancellor Angela Merkel has been canceled.

The Irish Times | 2019-05-06

Both flight recorders have been recovered from the plane that caught fire while making an emergency landing in Moscow, killing 41 people, Russian officials

The Jordan Times | 2019-05-06

KHARTOUM — A Sudanese protester has died from injuries suffered in clashes between security forces and demonstrators from a camp for displaced people in


This is Money | 2019-05-06

Fighters loyal to Libya‘s internationally recognised unity government run for cover during recent clashes with the self-styled Libyan National ArmyLibyan

 

Yahoo Daily News | 2019-05-06

More Boeing has admitted it knew about a missing feature on its 737 Max plans a year before the first of two fatal crashes. The USaviation giant said it

 

Wtop | 2019-05-06

NEGOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Two people have been arrested and an overnight curfew lifted Monday after mobs attacked Muslim-owned shops and some vehicles in a Sri

 

Atlanta Journal | 2019-05-05

LOS ANGELES — A stretch of road in Los Angeleshas been renamed after former President Barack Obama. A concert and ceremony Saturday unveiled

 

Wtop | 2019-05-05

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Taliban insurgentsstormed a police headquarters Sunday in the capital of northern Baghlan province, and Afghanofficials said an

 

Gulf News | 2019-05-05

Gaza – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahusaid on Sunday he ordered the military to continue “massive strikes” against militants in Gaza as a surge in

 

Journal Tribune | 2019-05-05

President Donald Trump speaks during a National Day of Prayer event in the Rose Garden of the White House, Thursday, May 2, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan

 

Belfast Telegraph | 2019-05-05

Pope Francis has urged Bulgarians to open their hearts and homes to migrants, arguing that a country like Bulgaria, which is losing so much of its population to

 

This is Money | 2019-05-05

JOHANNESBURG (AP) – Campaigning for South Africa’s upcoming election reaches a climax Sunday with mass rallies by the ruling party and one of its most potent

 

AOL | 2019-05-05

Jeremy Corbyn has been urged to work with the Government to agree a compromise deal to break the Brexit deadlock. Prime Minister Theresa Mayurged the Labour

Indian Express | 2019-05-04

Libyan officials say militants have killed at least nine soldiers in an attack on a training camp for the self-styled Libyan National Army in the

 

Suryaa | 2019-05-04

Tokyo, May 4 (IANS) Naruhito, Japan‘s new Emperor, on Saturday gave his first public address in this role from the balcony of the Imperial Palace, in which

 

The Himalayan | 2019-05-04

DHAKA/BHUBANESWAR: The strongest cyclone to hit India in five years killed at least 12 people in eastern Odisha state, before swinging north-eastwards into

 

Yahoo Daily News | 2019-05-04

GAZA CITYGaza Strip (AP) — Palestinian militantsin the Gaza Strip fired at least 90 rockets into southern Israel on Saturday, according to the Israeli

 

This is Money | 2019-05-04

By David Milliken LONDON, May 4 (Reuters) – Britain’s governing Conservatives need to be open to compromise with the opposition Labour Party in order to deliver

 

Voa News | 2019-05-04

South Korea called on North Korea to stop raising military tensions, after the North fired a barrage of projectiles into the sea off the east coast of Korea. In

 

Press TV | 2019-05-04

The strongest cyclone to hit India in five years killed at least 12 people in eastern Odisha state, before swinging north-eastwards into Bangladeshon Saturday

About a minute ago WASHINGTON — Advancing his anti-abortion agenda, President Donald Trump moved Thursday to protect health care workers who object to

 

WPTV | 2019-05-03

Nearly 10 years after Najibullah Zazi pleaded guilty to plotting to bomb the New York City subway system, a federal judge in Brooklyn on Thursday said he will

 

This is Money | 2019-05-03

GENEVA, May 3 (Reuters) – United Nations human rights experts voiced concern on Friday at what they called the “disproportionate sentence” of 50

 

Metro UK | 2019-05-03

St. Sebastian’s Church in Sri Lanka was hit by terrorists over Easter (Picture: AP) The persecution of Christians around the world is close to becoming a

 

The Times of India | 2019-05-03

MOSCOW: A senior Russian diplomat is confirming that foreign minister Sergey Lavrovwill meet US Secretary of State Mike Pompeomeet next week in Finland at a

 

Yahoo Daily News | 2019-05-03

BUENOS AIRESArgentina (AP) — Activist groups are calling on Pope Francis to guarantee the implementation of the Vatican’s “zero tolerance” for sexual abuses

 

Hong Kong Standard | 2019-05-03

German investigators say they broke up one of the world’s largest online criminal trafficking platform in a joint investigation with Americanand Dutch

The Independent | 2019-05-02

Donald Trump has invited Hungary’s far-right leader Viktor Orban to Washington for a “working meeting”, according to a Hungarian governmentspokesman. Zoltan

 

Free West Media | 2019-05-02

The close ties between the National Rally (RN) and Matteo Salvini are no surprise. In a video relayed on Twitter by Jordan Bardella, the Italian Ministerof the

 

Irish Independent | 2019-05-02

By Aron HellerAssociated Press May 2 2019 8:33 AM 0 Comments Sirens wail as Israel stands still for Holocaust remembrance Independent.ie Israel came to a

 

Atlanta Journal | 2019-05-02

PARIS — Paris public hospitals’ director says he is filing a police complaint after some protesters tried to force entry into a post-surgery

 

Gulf News | 2019-05-02

Dubai: Former Pakistan president General(retired) Pervez Musharraf has once again got relief from the court as the hearing for a treason case against him

 

Wtop | 2019-05-02

JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli military says it struck several Hamas militant sites in Gaza in response to incendiary balloons with explosives launched from the

 

Wtop | 2019-05-02

YOUSSIFIYAH, Iraq (AP) — After years of meager rains and scorching summers, the wettest winter in a generation has revived Iraq’s famous rivers and filled

Federal News Radio | 2019-05-01

LONDON (AP) — A British judge sentenced WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange on Wednesday to 50 weeks in prison for skipping bail seven years ago and holing up in

 

Newsweek | 2019-05-01

Deutsche Bank could share its “rich trove” of documents related to Donald Trump with investigators looking to probe the president’s financial dealings.

 

This is Money | 2019-05-01

NEW DELHI, May 1 (Reuters) – An Indian Hindu nationalist group allied with Prime MinisterNarendra Modi called on Wednesday for a ban on veils after Sri Lanka

 

The Guardian | 2019-05-01

A beluga whale was found off the coast of Norwaylast week and is believed to be trained by the Russian navy . But it’s not the ocean’s only soldier with fins.

 

CNN | 2019-05-01

Washington (CNN)The Department of Homeland Security will start a DNA testing pilot program next week to help identify and prosecute individuals posing as

 

WorldNews.com | 2019-05-01

In the month following the release of the hit Netflix show “13 Reasons Why,” a study has noted an almost 29 percent increase in suicide rates among young people

 

The Independent | 2019-05-01

Isis leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi made his recently-released propaganda video in a “remote area”, Iraq’s prime..

A year-long investigation has revealed that 54 lions were killed in a filthy slaughterhouse in South Africa in …

54 Lions Slaughtered in 2 Days: Investigators Expose Horrific Farms Where Lions and Tigers are Bred and Killed



Indian Express | 2019-04-30

North Korea’s vice foreign minister said on Tuesday the United States will face “undesired consequences” if it fails to present a new position

 

The Guardian | 2019-04-30

Last week, a curious scene played out in the small Norwegian fishing village of Inga. Here, a mysterious white beluga whale appeared from out of the water and

The Irish Times | 2019-04-30

Japan’s emperor Akihito has brought down the curtain on his 30-year reign as head of the world’s oldest hereditary monarchy. His abdication at the Imperial

 

Wtop | 2019-04-30

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand police said they arrested a 33-year-old man on Tuesday after they found ammunition and a package containing a

 

CNN | 2019-04-30

Moscow (CNN)Ukrainian President-elect, Volodymyr Zelensky, might be a political novice, but he’s also willing to stand up to the most experienced geopolitical

 

Sacramento Bee | 2019-04-30

President Donald Trump speaks as he welcomes members of the Baylor women’s basketball team, who are the 2019 NCAA Division I Women‘s Basketball National

 

Several people living in the northern border of India strongly believe that Yeti, the mythical ape-like snowman giant is a reality, and in the course of time,

Yahoo Daily News | 2019-04-29

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Treasury SecretarySteven Mnuchin, in an television interview that aired on Monday, said he hopes that the United States and China

 

The Independent | 2019-04-29

An image of two young women photobombing a selfie taken by far right Italian leader Matteo Salvini by kissing has been hailed after it was widely

 

Wtop | 2019-04-29

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland’s artists and opposition politicians are posting photos of themselves eating bananas in protest against the removal from a

 

Newsweek | 2019-04-29

President Donald Trump’s administration has overseen the first increase in American militaryexpenditure in almost a decade, as arms spending continues to

 

The Daily Beast | 2019-04-29

POWAY, California—Nineteen-year-old nursing student John T. Earnest, who was charged with murder Sunday as the lone gunman in the deadly Poway Synagogue

 

The Independent | 2019-04-29

At least five people have been killed, including a priest, following an alleged attack

Wtop | 2019-04-28

BAGHDAD (AP) — Turkey’s foreign minister is in Iraq to discuss trade, border security and water resources. The two-day visit beginning Sunday will include

 

BBC News | 2019-04-28

Rights activists have criticised a ban and crackdown on peaceful protests by those angered by the opposition’s exclusion as well as the arrests of political

 

The Japan News | 2019-04-28

Reuters JAKARTA (Reuters) — Ten days after Indonesia held the world’s biggest single-day elections, more than 270 election staff have died, mostly of

 

Yahoo Daily News | 2019-04-28

COLOMBO (Reuters) – The father and two brothers of the suspected mastermind of Sri Lanka‘s Easter Sunday bombings were killed when security forces stormed their

 

The Observer | 2019-04-28

Spain heads to the polls for the third time in four years, with the ruling socialist party expected to win the most votes but fall short of a majority and the

 

CNN | 2019-04-28

(CNN)One week after WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was ejected from the EcuadorianEmbassy in London and arrested by British policein connection with a

 

This is Money | 2019-04-28

It was the overpowering stench and the thick swarm of flies that told Reinet Meyer she had stumbled upon something truly horrific. Ms Meyer, a senior inspector

Middle East Online | 2019-04-27

ISTANBUL – Turkey‘s President Tayyip Erdoganvowed on Saturday to confront opponents inside his own party weeks after he suffered shock election defeats in the

 

The Independent | 2019-04-27

A former White House official has agreed to answer questions over allegations that the Trump administration improperly granted security

 

This is Money | 2019-04-27

BEIJING, April 27 (Reuters) – Russian PresidentVladimir Putin on Saturday made his first comments on a U.S. court sentencing admitted Russian foreign agent

 

San Francisco Chronicle | 2019-04-27

BEIJING (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putinon Saturday raised the possibility of meeting Ukraine‘s president-elect in a sign Moscow might want to improve

 

Wtop | 2019-04-27

KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — The organizers of the protests that drove Sudan’s President Omar al-Bashir from power say they are meeting with the ruling military

 

The Independent | 2019-04-27

A majority of Americans say they oppose calls for Congress to launch impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump in the wake of special counsel

 

BBC News | 2019-04-27

Police in China have uncovered a gang accused of manufacturing and selling $30m (£23m) worth of

Yahoo Daily News | 2019-04-26

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said the United States did not pay any money to North Korea as it sought the release of Otto

 

The Sri Lankan government has been slammed for releasing a photo of American Muslim activist and author Amara Majeed and claiming that she is an ISIS terrorist

 

Press TV | 2019-04-26

Russian President Vladimir Putin says he sees no problem in easing rules to grant citizenship to residents of Ukraine‘s volatile eastern region, amid

 

Gulf News | 2019-04-26

Khartoum: Sudan’s military, which took over the country after ousting President Omar Al Bashir, said it intends to keep the upper hand during the nation’s

 

Hong Kong Standard | 2019-04-26

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has strongly criticized Washington for taking a unilateral attitude in bad faith. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un boarded his

 

Sacramento Bee | 2019-04-26

FILE – In this April 12, 2019 file photo, protestors carry a large flag and chant slogans during a demonstration against the country’s leadership, in

 

The Independent | 2019-04-26

Brazil’s far-right President Jair Bolsonaro sparked outrage when he said Brazil should not be “the country of gay tourism”. “Anyone who wants to come here

Sacramento Bee | 2019-04-25

Russian President Vladimir Putin gestures while speaking to the media after his talks with North Korea‘s leader Kim Jong Un talk in Vladivostok, Russia,

 

This is Money | 2019-04-25

Russia’s President Vladimir Putin said after his summit with Kim Jong Un that the North Koreanleader is ready to proceed toward denuclearisation but needs

 

Hong Kong Standard | 2019-04-25

South Korea’s president says he believes the Russia-North Korean summit will have a “constructive role” in efforts to achieve complete

 

Kansas City Star | 2019-04-25

French police scientists were starting to examine Notre Dame Cathedral on Thursday for the first time since last week’s devastating fire. Among their questions:

 

WPXI | 2019-04-25

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) – The outcome of Spain’s election on Sunday is anyone’s guess. A substantial pool of voters is still undecided. The country‘s

 

This is Money | 2019-04-25

Protest leaders have called for a huge demonstration on Thursday in the capital Khartoum Huge crowds are expected to join a “million-strong” protest march

 

Indian Express | 2019-04-25

Sri Lanka has banned the use of drones and unmanned aircraft following the massive Easter Sunday bombings that killed over 350 people and injured more than 500

 

 

The Local | 2019-04-24

Workers renovating Notre-Dame flouted a ban on smoking at the monument, a contractor admitted on Wednesday, while denying any link with last week’s devastating

 

The Independent | 2019-04-24

The only reason Donald Trump has not been indicted on charges of obstruction of justice is because he is the president, Hillary Clinton has said. Ms Clinton, a

 

The Independent | 2019-04-24

Donald Trump has apparently accused the UK of conspiring to help the Obama administration spy on his presidential campaign, saying “when the truth comes

 

This is Money | 2019-04-24

Many of the suicide bombers who killed more than 350 people in a series of coordinated Easter Sunday attacks in Sri Lanka were highly educated and came from

 

Hong Kong Standard | 2019-04-24

According to a statement from the SupremePeople‘s

 

Middle East Online | 2019-04-24

PARIS – Libyan Prime Minister Fayez al-Sarraj, head of the internationally recognised government in Tripoli, accused France on Wednesday of supporting his rival

 

This is Money | 2019-04-24

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has arrived in Russia by train, a day before his much-anticipated summit with President Vladimir Putin. Mr Kim, dressed in a

 

 

The Telegraph India | 2019-04-23

Devastating Easter bombings in Sri Lanka were retaliation for attacks on mosques in New Zealand, a Sri Lankan official said on Tuesday, as Islamic State claimed

 

AOL | 2019-04-23

Boris Johnson’s sister Rachel is to stand as a European election candidate for Change UK, the pro-remain party set up by The IndependentGroup. Ms

 

Xinhua | 2019-04-23

PARIS, April 23 (Xinhua) — Former French Prime Minister Francois Fillon and his wife would face trial over fake job allegations that made the Republican

 

The Irish Times | 2019-04-23

The New IRA has admitted responsibility for the death of journalist Lyra McKee in Derry. Ms McKee (29) died as a result of injuries sustained when she was shot

 

Wtop | 2019-04-23

KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — Sudanese activists are calling for nationwide protests to press the military to hand over power to a civilian authority after the

 

Belfast Telegraph | 2019-04-23

Democrat who accused Joe Biden of touching her without permission says the former vice president has been “so incredibly disrespectful” by joking about the

 

Wtop | 2019-04-23

PARIS (AP) — Nathalie Loiseau, who leads French president Emmanuel Macron’s party in the May European Union parliament elections, is facing criticism

 

 

 



Dawn | 2019-04-22

 

 

The National | 2019-04-20

Prosecutors have begun investigating ousted Sudanese President Omar Al Bashir on charges of money laundering and position of large sums in foreign currency

 

Wtop | 2019-04-20

FUNCHAL, Portugal (AP) — A German army plane has evacuated 12 German tourists who survived this week’s bus accident on the island of Madeirathat claimed

 

Voa News | 2019-04-20

A comedian who plays the role of Ukraine‘s president on television is set to take on the job for real, pushing out the man who currently holds the office,

 

CNN | 2019-04-20

Washington (CNN)Secretary of State Mike Pompeo emphasized Friday that he is “still in charge” of the diplomatic team running negotiations with North Korea and

 

Wtop | 2019-04-20

BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — The sun had yet to rise and Ada Diallo was preparing for morning prayers when gunfire rang out in her village in central Mali. The

 

The Manila Times | 2019-04-20

John BoltonAFP PHOTO SEOUL: A senior North Korean official slammed US National Security Advisor John Bolton on Saturday, accusing him of making “stupid”

 

Dawn | 2019-04-20

India‘s top judge fought off a sexual harassment storm on Saturday after a former Supreme Courtstaff member accused him of making unwanted advances and

 

 

Carlson: Mueller Report ‘Single Most Humiliating Thing’ to Happen to White House Press Corps in History of U.S.

JEFF POOR

Thursday on Fox News Channel’s “Tucker Carlson Tonight,” host Tucker Carlson castigated the Washington, D.C. press corps for its handling of the Department of Justice special counsel probe headed by Robert Mueller on the heels of the release of the report generated by the probe.

Carlson accused the media of lying to the American public and offered examples of reporters congratulating themselves for reporting despite the report claiming no collusion between President Donald Trump’s 2016 campaign and Russia



Middle East Online | 2019-04-19

ALGIERS – Thousands of demonstrators returned to Algeria‘s streets on Friday to press demands for wholesale democratic change well beyond former president

 

Federal News Radio | 2019-04-19

PARIS (AP) — French police officers are calling for an urgent meeting with Interior ministerChristophe Castaner after two of their colleagues killed themselves

 

Federal News Radio | 2019-04-19

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghanistan’s former president says he’s saddened by the cancellation of wide-encompassing talks with the Taliban,

 

Dawn | 2019-04-19

An Indian man chopped off his index finger in desperation after voting for the wrong party in the country’s national election. In a video that has gone viral on

 

Wtop | 2019-04-19

CAIRO (AP) — Egypt’s state news agency says expats have started voting on constitutional amendments that would allow President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi to

 

Wtop | 2019-04-19

MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — A spokesman says Liberia’s president is working from home after two snakes were found in the building that contains his office.

 

 

No Executive Privilege… WH Fully Cooperated with Special Counsel

Attorney General William Barr accompanied by other officials, speaks during a news conference to address elder financial exploitation and law enforcement actions, at Department of Justice in Washington, Thursday, March 7, 2019. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)

Attorney General William Barr will hold a press conference on the Special Counsel report, which is planned for release



Federal News Radio | 2019-04-18

KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — Sudan’s new military rulers arrested ousted President Omar al-Bashir’s two brothers for corruption, part of a broad sweep

 

Hong Kong Standard | 2019-04-18

The Kremlin spokesman says a U.S. presidential adviser has traveled to Russia for talks. Spokesman Dmitry Peskov says today that FionaHillSpecial Assistant

 

Independent online (SA) | 2019-04-18

Paris – A giant lion with enormous fangs that roamed the Kenyan savannah more than 20 million years ago was one of the largest ever meat-eating mammals,

 

The Independent | 2019-04-18

Iraqi security forces are continuing to use torture at a detention facility in Mosul eight months after shocking abuse was first revealed there, according to a

 

Inquirer | 2019-04-18

SEOUL — North Korea on Thursday demanded the removal of US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo from talks

 

South China Morning Post | 2019-04-18

The body of former Peruvian President Alan Garcia was taken to the headquarters of his political party for a memorial service on Wednesday, after he fatally

 

Yahoo Daily News | 2019-04-18

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis is ushering in the most solemn period in the Catholic liturgical calendar by celebrating a Holy Thursday Mass, made more