Donald Trump fires NSA John Bolton, says ‘disagreed strongly’ with his suggestions

Trump's decision previous year to pull US troops out of Syria. For his part, Bolton nearly immediately lashed Trump's move on Twitter, throwing doubt on the series of events that led to his departure. Bolton had also served in the administration... More..

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Iran's Dark Fleet of Tankers Poses Oil Market's Biggest Mystery
by | Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Iran's Dark Fleet of Tankers Poses Oil Market's Biggest Mystery

The tanker was seized on charges of transporting oil to Syria , thus violating global sanctions. Responding to the announcement, a USA official told Reuters that Washington will continue to target any indivi...More..

Mass shooting in The Netherlands
by | Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Mass shooting in The Netherlands

On Monday night, police said that two children, who were aged 8 and 12, had died along with a 35-year-old police officer, who was suspected of being the shooter. "We are still investigating but we believe tha...More..

Boris Johnson to Suspend Parliament Until Oct. 14
by | Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Boris Johnson to Suspend Parliament Until Oct. 14

Earlier, Mr Johnson , who on Tuesday was expected to continue campaigning for the election he is yet to successfully call, said Jeremy Corbyn had become the first leader of the opposition in the country's hist...More..

U.S. doctors' group says just stop vaping as deaths, illnesses rise
by | Tuesday, September 10, 2019

U.S. doctors' group says just stop vaping as deaths, illnesses rise

Previous year the percentage of teenagers using nicotine grew at the fastest rate ever recorded for an addictive substance, according to a survey funded by the National Institute on Drug Abuse. Numerous cases...More..

United Nations rights chief voices ‘deep concerns’ over restrictions in Kashmir, Assam NRC
by | Tuesday, September 10, 2019

United Nations rights chief voices ‘deep concerns’ over restrictions in Kashmir, Assam NRC

An official statement cited Shah Mahmood Qureshi as telling WHO Director General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus that the people in Kashmir have been facing a "draconian curfew" since the Indian government revoked t...More..

UK Politics: Johnson expected to lose second vote on snap election
by | Tuesday, September 10, 2019

UK Politics: Johnson expected to lose second vote on snap election

The leader of the Labour party has told supporters he is "utterly determined" to win Norwich North after making it a key election target. Mr Corbyn, in a message urging the public to register to vote, said:...More..

USA got key asset out of Russian Federation after election hacking
by | Tuesday, September 10, 2019

USA got key asset out of Russian Federation after election hacking

Other current and former officials who acknowledged the doubts said they were put to rest when the source agreed to be extracted after the Central Intelligence Agency asked a second time . Putin's intentions ...More..

Israel claims responsibility for drone strike in Syria
by | Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Israel claims responsibility for drone strike in Syria

The report said several people were killed in the attack, but gave no further details. However, Israel says its drone "fell" in Lebanese territory. Wednesday, August 28:The Lebanese army said it fired at tw...More..

Hurricane Dorian Regains Category 2 Strength Ahead of Forecast Landfall in Canada
by | Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Hurricane Dorian Regains Category 2 Strength Ahead of Forecast Landfall in Canada

Dorian slammed into Canada's Atlantic coast on Saturday, knocking down trees, cutting power, and blowing over a large construction crane in downtown Halifax, the capital of the province of Nova Scotia. "Resi...More..

Sarah Palin's Husband Files for Divorce
by | Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Sarah Palin's Husband Files for Divorce

Anchorage attorney Kimberlee Colbo has admitted to submitting the papers for 55-year-old Todd and asking the court to keep the case confidential. The Palins, both 55, married in 1988 and have five children...More..

UAE energy minister says oil producers are 'committed' to balancing market
by | Tuesday, September 10, 2019

UAE energy minister says oil producers are 'committed' to balancing market

Risk assets such as oil and equities were also boosted by new stimulus measures in China and expectations of lower interest rates in the US. The OPEC petroleum exporters' cartel and key independent producer...More..

73-year-old woman gives birth to twins in India
by | Tuesday, September 10, 2019

73-year-old woman gives birth to twins in India

Her husband, a farmer, added, "We are the happiest couple on earth today". She's a first-time mom, and now the oldest woman in the world to give birth . Umashankar said the couple sought assistance from his ...More..

South Korea military says North launches 2 projectiles
by | Tuesday, September 10, 2019

South Korea military says North launches 2 projectiles

S. side at an agreed-upon time and place in late September to comprehensively discuss issues the two sides had taken up, according to the Korean Central News Agency. The end-of-September time frame would coinci...More..

Air Force reviews travel after stay at Trump property in Scotland
by | Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Air Force reviews travel after stay at Trump property in Scotland

The probe was launched after criticism of the Air Force for using Glasgow Prestwick Airport for refueling stops and layovers, and the stay of seven crew members at Trump's nearby Turnberry golf course and re...More..

Republicans Criticize Trump's Planned Meeting With The Taliban Scheduled Days Before 9/11
by | Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Republicans Criticize Trump's Planned Meeting With The Taliban Scheduled Days Before 9/11

MARTIN: We're joined now in studio by Laurel Miller. She now directs the International Crisis Group's Asia program. LAUREL MILLER: It's my pleasure. He is completing a book about President Trump's national se...More..

Mark Sanford says he will challenge Trump for Republican presidential nomination
by | Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Mark Sanford says he will challenge Trump for Republican presidential nomination

While addressing the Ohio Republican Party at their annual state dinner, Trump said , "We have a lot of chairmen that left because they're chairmen for six years, and then they don't want to stay because the...More..

Dozens of Bahamas evacuees told to get off ferry headed to US
by | Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Dozens of Bahamas evacuees told to get off ferry headed to US

On Sunday night, about 130 individuals seeking to evacuate the Bahamas were kicked off a ferry heading to the Florida . Florida's two Republican senators, Marco Rubio and Rick Scott, have asked the Trump...More..

How to watch the historic Indian Chandrayaan-2 moon landing today
by | Saturday, September 07, 2019

How to watch the historic Indian Chandrayaan-2 moon landing today

The Chandrayaan-2 approached the Moon as normal until an error occurred about 2.1km (1.3 miles) from the surface, officials said . At that point, "Communication from [the] lander to [the] ground station was l...More..

Robert Mugabe, ex-leader of Zimbabwe, dead at 95
by | Friday, September 06, 2019

Robert Mugabe, ex-leader of Zimbabwe, dead at 95

Zimbabwe president Emmerson Mnangagwa took to Twitter to break the news, calling him an "icon of liberation" who will be remembered for a long time. He reportedly died in a hospital in Singapore on Friday mor...More..

GENERAL ELECTION: Brexiteers Add Their Names To Labour Campaign
by | Friday, September 06, 2019

GENERAL ELECTION: Brexiteers Add Their Names To Labour Campaign

The cross-party bid to require a Brexit extension cleared the Commons on Wednesday and, after a deal struck in the early hours of Thursday, the Tories have agreed not to attempt to talk it out in the Lords. B...More..

Minnesota woman killed by bear on remote Canadian island
by | Friday, September 06, 2019

Minnesota woman killed by bear on remote Canadian island

Police said a bear that was near the 62-year-old woman's body was killed and another two were at the scene, posing a threat to officers. While black bears are common in Ontario, attacks are rare. On Wednesd...More..

In new blow, Boris Johnson's own brother quits government
by | Friday, September 06, 2019

In new blow, Boris Johnson's own brother quits government

Experts on voter turnout say the surge in registrations could be partially linked to students who are registering in new locations as they begin school, but the high numbers reported on Monday and Tuesday-com...More..

Florida Couple Heeds Dorian Warnings And Moves Their Cars
by | Friday, September 06, 2019

Florida Couple Heeds Dorian Warnings And Moves Their Cars

She wrote on Tuesday that their other auto is parked in the garage. "I said there was no way he could". He opened the double doors and drove it inside, where he knew it wouldn't be blown away by the strong wi...More..

Facebook launches dating service in United States
by | Thursday, September 05, 2019

Facebook launches dating service in United States

Once you are done with the profile, you will be suggested to others who have also opted in. It won't recommend current Facebook friends as potential matches, nor people you have blocked, and you can optionally ...More..

Nigel Farage calls for early election and alliance with Boris Johnson
by | Thursday, September 05, 2019

Nigel Farage calls for early election and alliance with Boris Johnson

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said he would not agree to a General Election until a bill preventing a no deal Brexit was passed. The Liberal Democrats, the SNP and Labour have all said they will not vote in...More..

South African embassy in Nigeria closed after retaliatory attacks
by | Thursday, September 05, 2019

South African embassy in Nigeria closed after retaliatory attacks

She said South Africa was in constant contact with Nigerian authorities to try to restore calm, adding there is no provision in local law for compensation for damage caused in the attacks. Violence across Gau...More..

PM's brother quits as Tory MP and minister
by | Thursday, September 05, 2019

PM's brother quits as Tory MP and minister

Despite a sense of public irritation with being asked to go to the polls so regularly, the poll revealed an unlikely majority in favour of an October general election, with 46 per cent in favour and 36 per cent...More..

by | Thursday, September 05, 2019

Tories lose Commons majority as MP joins Liberal Democrats

His defection means that Boris Johnson no longer has a working majority in the Commons. Experts say that Johnson may go for fresh elections if he's stopped from achieving no-deal Brexit . The prime ministe...More..

by | Thursday, September 05, 2019

This is why Corbyn will not agree to a General Election…. Yet

He said: "I think there is only one solution, I think he has become the first, to my knowledge, the first leader of the opposition in the democratic history of our country to refuse the invitation to an electio...More..

by | Thursday, September 05, 2019

Lords pledge to pass Bill opposing no-deal Brexit by Friday

But the European Union says it has not received any credible proposals from Britain and a senior European Union source on Wednesday poured cold water on the idea that a deal could be struck at a summit in Bru...More..

Boris Johnson questioned after losing majority in House of Commons
by | Thursday, September 05, 2019

Boris Johnson questioned after losing majority in House of Commons

While Johnson was making his statement, Conservative MP Phillip Lee was seen crossing the floor of the Commons to sit with the pro-European Liberal Democrats. As Brexit faces crucial days, global investors are ...More..

Iran Says Views Converging with France on Breaking Impasse
by | Thursday, September 05, 2019

Iran Says Views Converging with France on Breaking Impasse

The French president has been trying to convince the United States to offer Iran some sort of relief from sanctions it has imposed on the Islamic republic since pulling out of the deal. Iran has started to...More..

Top Saudi, UAE diplomats arrive in Pakistan to discuss Kashmir
by | Thursday, September 05, 2019

Top Saudi, UAE diplomats arrive in Pakistan to discuss Kashmir

Delhi's actions have escalated tension with Pakistan , which also claims Kashmir , and which has suggested that India could carry out ethnic cleansing in the region. Touching upon the action of August 5, ...More..

US cranks up pressure on Iran with sanctions on oil shipping network
by | Thursday, September 05, 2019

US cranks up pressure on Iran with sanctions on oil shipping network

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani addresses parliament in Tehran on September 3. The Adrian Darya , formerly known as the Grace 1 was seized by British Royal Marine commandos in darkness at the western mou...More..