At UN, Johnson jokes some British politicians want endless Brexit

That's worked so far with opinion polls suggesting his battles with MPs over Brexit are actually making him more popular with voters. Referring to how the Titan's liver was pecked out by an eagle, Mr Johnson said: "And this went on forever". More..

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Cases of vaping illness have Governor Baker’s attention
by | Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Cases of vaping illness have Governor Baker’s attention

With no known cause, officials say consumers should refrain from vaping of any kind until investigations are completed. Schuchat said the CDC is seeing more and more cases each day and that officials expect...More..

White House to Release Document Showing Intel Whistleblower Had ‘Political Bias’
by | Wednesday, September 25, 2019

White House to Release Document Showing Intel Whistleblower Had ‘Political Bias’

The president has agreed to the move, the official added. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says she will make an announcement Tuesday afternoon after she meets with House chairmen and members of the Democratic ca...More..

Trump urges Modi to improve ties with Pakistan amid Kashmir dispute
by | Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Trump urges Modi to improve ties with Pakistan amid Kashmir dispute

Imran Khan additionally acknowledged India's financial stature and global prominence whereas theorising why Pakistan's narrative on Kashmir is being ignored. The prime minister thanked President Recep Tayyip ...More..

FAA trainers under scrutiny in Boeing 737 MAX probe
by | Wednesday, September 25, 2019

FAA trainers under scrutiny in Boeing 737 MAX probe

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) released a statement regarding the Boeing 737 Max during a meeting in Montreal where they met with safety regulators from around the world to discuss the ongoin...More..

At least 19 killed, dozens wounded as Pakistan jolted by shallow quake
by | Wednesday, September 25, 2019

At least 19 killed, dozens wounded as Pakistan jolted by shallow quake

Pakistan's Meteorological Department says according to its preliminary assessment the epicenter of the 5.8-magnitude quake was located near the mountainous city of Jehlum in the Punjab province. The Press Trus...More..

Trump suggests he raised the Bidens with Ukraine's president
by | Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Trump suggests he raised the Bidens with Ukraine's president

On Sunday, after Trump acknowledged that he discussed Biden during the call but maintained that the conversation was "warm and friendly", congressional Democrats urged an investigation into the matter, with s...More..

Donald Trump Impeachment Announcement Explanation
by | Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Donald Trump Impeachment Announcement Explanation

The ad then shows Trump speaking before a rally crowd, declaring it is "time to stop this nonsense" and saying Democrats believe the only way they can defeat his reelection is to impeach him. Pelosi will mak...More..

Trump excoriates China on trade, Iran`s `blood lust` in United Nations speech
by | Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Trump excoriates China on trade, Iran`s `blood lust` in United Nations speech

Trump's address also touched on immigration. The book was about Simon Bolivar, a Venezuelan soldier and statesman who led the revolutions against Spanish rule. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani , who is in NY...More..

Imran Khan met Iranian President Hassan Rouhani
by | Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Imran Khan met Iranian President Hassan Rouhani

Asked to describe his personal chemistry with Modi, Trump said it's "as good as it can get". "PMOIndia's Houston address was a momentous first for India's soft power diplomacy", he said on micro blogging we...More..

Are Dead And 4 Hospitalized From Drug Overdoses, Pittsburgh Police Say
by | Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Are Dead And 4 Hospitalized From Drug Overdoses, Pittsburgh Police Say

Public Safety Director Wendell Hissrich told reporters that he didn't believe there was a party at the building, suggesting that the victims had arrived there after a night out. Two men were found dead in an ...More..

Trump set to address United Nations in shadow of Iran crisis, domestic scandal
by | Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Trump set to address United Nations in shadow of Iran crisis, domestic scandal

The future belongs to patriots. "I respect Boris a lot and I am not surprised at all that he was the first one to come out and say that", Trump said of Johnson's comment that "whatever your objections to th...More..

It is a misconception that sign languages are primitive: Linguist
by | Tuesday, September 24, 2019

It is a misconception that sign languages are primitive: Linguist

Put together, they use around 300 different sign languages. Worldwide and especially in India special interest was initiated to propagate Indian Sign Language (ISL) since September 23, 2018 onwards. Currently, ...More..

Chinese flag trampled in new Hong Kong protests
by | Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Chinese flag trampled in new Hong Kong protests

One activist who was beaten up by police during a 2014 protest told Amnesty: "It is useless to complain about the police". After about an hour of singing the protest anthem Glory To Hong Kong , accompanied b...More..

A 6.0-magnitude natural disaster struck off the coast of Puerto Rico
by | Tuesday, September 24, 2019

A 6.0-magnitude natural disaster struck off the coast of Puerto Rico

ET. The National Weather Service Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said in a tweet that there is no threat of tsunami from the quake. The island had already closed schools for Tuesday in preparation of Karen...More..

Climate Change Is Officially Speeding Up, Scientists Warn
by | Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Climate Change Is Officially Speeding Up, Scientists Warn

The 10-year period from 2007 to 2016 saw an average of roughly 4 millimeters a year. The UN estimates there needs to be between a three-fold and five-fold increase in efforts to cut greenhouse gases, to preve...More..

22 killed, 15 injured in Pakistan bus accident
by | Tuesday, September 24, 2019

22 killed, 15 injured in Pakistan bus accident

Firaq said the deceased were yet to be identified. According to Diamer police spokesperson Mohammad Wakeel, the passenger bus, belonging to a private company, had departed from Skardu night earlier for Raw...More..

Suicidal Dad Jumps onto Subway Tracks Holding 5-Year-Old Daughter
by | Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Suicidal Dad Jumps onto Subway Tracks Holding 5-Year-Old Daughter

When emergency responders arrived at the scene they immediately pronounced the father dead. The girl was rushed to Jacobi Medical Center, though her injuries were not judged to be life-threatening. She was reun...More..

5 dead, more than 100 injured as 5.8-magnitude natural disaster hits Pakistan
by | Tuesday, September 24, 2019

5 dead, more than 100 injured as 5.8-magnitude natural disaster hits Pakistan

The tremors were felt in Pakistani cities such as Islamabad , Peshawar, Rawalpindi and Lahore, Dawn reported. Parts of a mosque collapsed in the area, which is severely affected by the quake. The natural d...More..

PM Modi apologises to U.S. Senator John Cornyn’s wife
by | Tuesday, September 24, 2019

PM Modi apologises to U.S. Senator John Cornyn’s wife

All of the lines drew cheers. On Sunday, at the NRG Stadium, as the Indian Prime Minister was escorting Trump inside the venue of Howdy Modi in Houston , they were greeted by a group of children of Indian ...More..

President Trump: US stands with all who seek religious freedom
by | Tuesday, September 24, 2019

President Trump: US stands with all who seek religious freedom

Trump arrived in NY against a backdrop of swirling worldwide tensions, including questions about his relationship with Ukraine, the uncertain future of Brexit , the USA trade war with China , stalled nuclear ...More..

France, Germany, UK blame Iran for Aramco attack
by | Tuesday, September 24, 2019

France, Germany, UK blame Iran for Aramco attack

Iranian officials have repeatedly rejected involvement in the Aramco attack and Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has warned that a military strike on Iran by Saudi or USA forces would turn into "all-out ...More..

Iran's Zarif raises prospect of new nuclear agreement with Trump
by | Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Iran's Zarif raises prospect of new nuclear agreement with Trump

But despite that rejection, Donald Trump isn't ruling out the possibility of meeting with Iran's president. "As the President has made clear, the United States does not seek conflict with Iran", Defense Secre...More..

Trump upbeat on Johnson's idea of new Iran deal
by | Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Trump upbeat on Johnson's idea of new Iran deal

World leaders have gathered in NY this week for the 74th session of the U.N. General Assembly (UNGA). Trump didn't elaborate in comments to reporters ahead of the start of United Nations meetings in NY, and...More..

Eyewitness:14 Civilian Passersby Killed in Helmand Night Raid
by | Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Eyewitness:14 Civilian Passersby Killed in Helmand Night Raid

At least 40 civilians attending a wedding party were killed by explosions and gunfire during a raid by USA -backed Afghan government forces on a nearby Islamist militant hideout, officials in Helmand province s...More..

What is Britain's Supreme Court ruling all about?
by | Tuesday, September 24, 2019

What is Britain's Supreme Court ruling all about?

His opponents say the real reason was to prevent parliament, where he has no majority, from blocking his Brexit plans. "Four or five days of parliamentary scrutiny when parliament has had three years to dis...More..

Hassan Minhaj denied entry to Modi rally in Houston
by | Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Hassan Minhaj denied entry to Modi rally in Houston

Wapakoneta is about an hour north of Dayton. "There are lot of them in the works", the US President said . Trade continues to remain a hard spot in US-India ties, especially amid Trump's campaign to bridge t...More..

Woman Enters Camel Pen, Gets Sat On, Bites Animal’s Testicles To Escape
by | Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Woman Enters Camel Pen, Gets Sat On, Bites Animal’s Testicles To Escape

What exactly went down in what the Washington Post calls "a mad-lib series of unfortunate events": Hamilton tells the Advocate that the woman and her husband had pulled over at the truck stop to let their d...More..

Trial Begins Today For Former Dallas Cop Charged With Murder
by | Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Trial Begins Today For Former Dallas Cop Charged With Murder

Amber Guyger , 31, has said the shooting previous year happened after she entered the neighbor's apartment by mistake. (Jeff Montgomery/Harding University via AP) The shooting, one of a series of high-profile k...More..

Indonesia to blame Boeing 737 Max design faults over Lion Air disaster
by | Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Indonesia to blame Boeing 737 Max design faults over Lion Air disaster

Indonesian investigators have decided that design and oversight lapses performed a central function within the deadly crash of a Boeing 737 MAX jet in October, in response to folks conversant in what is antic...More..

Stage set for US, Iran showdown at UN General Assembly - Foreign
by | Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Stage set for US, Iran showdown at UN General Assembly - Foreign

Meanwhile, the top Iranian diplomat told reporters at the United Nations that the U.S. would not be able to force Iran to surrender through pressures. Rouhani warned that sending foreign troops to the Per...More..

Fort Riley Soldier charged with distribution instruction for bombs
by | Monday, September 23, 2019

Fort Riley Soldier charged with distribution instruction for bombs

He appears to refer to 2020 Democratic presidential contender and former Texas congressman O'Rourke. Put the ball in the tank of the vehicle and leave. "I can teach you that". He described how to make a vehic...More..

Trump skips United Nations climate summit
by | Monday, September 23, 2019

Trump skips United Nations climate summit

We Mean Business said 87 companies are now involved, with total market capitalization of more than $2.3 trillion. On Friday, young people protested around the world , including in the US, to pressure leader...More..

Heavy rain alert for Wales on Sunday
by | Monday, September 23, 2019

Heavy rain alert for Wales on Sunday

He said "there is the possibility of the odd rumble of thunder" in some areas on Tuesday in contrast to recent dry days and sunshine. Travellers, particularly on Tuesday morning, should brace themselves for d...More..

Iran to free UK-flagged tanker 'Stena Impero': maritime official
by | Monday, September 23, 2019

Iran to free UK-flagged tanker 'Stena Impero': maritime official

The legal proceedings against the Stena Impero have concluded and Iran has made a decision to waive alleged violations, an Iranian government spokesman, Mr Ali Rabiyee, said at a news conference, according to...More..