Britain's Johnson to table new Brexit plan 'very soon'

Boris Johnson's senior ministers have attempted to minimise the allegations that he groped a journalist's inner thigh at a dinner as the party tried to get its conference back on to the subject of Brexit and domestic policy. Mr Johnson also faced a ... More..

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Trump sought Australia's help investigating Russian Federation probe origins
by | Tuesday, October 01, 2019

Trump sought Australia's help investigating Russian Federation probe origins

According to The New York Times , Mr Barr asked Mr Trump to make the call to Mr Morrison to help with the inquiry about the origins of the Mueller investigation. The president still complains frequently tha...More..

Mike Pompeo was on Trump-Ukraine call, officials say
by | Tuesday, October 01, 2019

Mike Pompeo was on Trump-Ukraine call, officials say

However, I am confident that we, the people, will rise triumphant, knowing we held the president and our elected officials accountable for their actions. "I just went through a war, this is a skirmish", Trump's...More..

Fugitive who evaded police for 17 years found living in secluded cave
by | Tuesday, October 01, 2019

Fugitive who evaded police for 17 years found living in secluded cave

A police drone spotted a blue piece of steel among the trees in the forest - and came in for a closer look to find garbage and debris around the entrance of a small cave, the Herald said . Police in Yongshan...More..

N.Y. Rep. Chris Collins to change plea in insider trading case
by | Tuesday, October 01, 2019

N.Y. Rep. Chris Collins to change plea in insider trading case

According to court documents, Collins is scheduled for a "change of plea hearing" Tuesday afternoon in Manhattan. Mr Collins' son, Cameron Collins, and another man, Stephen Zarsky, are also scheduled to ple...More..

Donald Trump reportedly asked Scott Morrison’s help over Robert Mueller’s Russia probe
by | Tuesday, October 01, 2019

Donald Trump reportedly asked Scott Morrison’s help over Robert Mueller’s Russia probe

The Australian Government has confirmed the prime minister agreed to a request from the US President, reportedly made during a phone call in early September, to assist the US Attorney-General William Barr w...More..

Chinese fugitive who evaded police for 17 years found in cave
by | Monday, September 30, 2019

Chinese fugitive who evaded police for 17 years found in cave

On September 19, police flew an unmanned aerial vehicle over the area for five hours and spotted a blue steel roof on a near-vertical cliff through the monitor. Jiang did not fight when shown the plain clothe...More..

Cops probing yesterday’s KL rally in support of HK protesters
by | Monday, September 30, 2019

Cops probing yesterday’s KL rally in support of HK protesters

What Happened: China more than doubled its military personnel in Hong Kong last month to upward of roughly 12,000 troops, Reuters reported September 30, citing a number of Asian and Western envoys in Hong Ko...More..

Saudi Arabia Has Sent Messages To Iran's President - Iran Gov't
by | Monday, September 30, 2019

Saudi Arabia Has Sent Messages To Iran's President - Iran Gov't

He said thousands of soldiers had been captured and many others killed. On Saturday, the Houthis had said that officers from Saudi Arabia -- which leads a military coalition against the rebels -- were a...More..

Donald Trump says he 'deserves' to meet accuser who prompted impeachment probe
by | Monday, September 30, 2019

Donald Trump says he 'deserves' to meet accuser who prompted impeachment probe

US President Donald Trump says he wants and deserves to meet the anonymous whistleblower at the centre of the fast-moving scandal that has triggered an impeachment probe against him. That, Jordan said, incl...More..

Russian court quashes jail sentence for actor Pavel Ustinov after public outcry
by | Monday, September 30, 2019

Russian court quashes jail sentence for actor Pavel Ustinov after public outcry

But they come as his ratings have slipped following years of falling real incomes and an unpopular move to hike the retirement age. Some 100 actors took to social media to protest and renowned film director A...More..

Snow in Montana: Powerful September snowstorm hits Choteau, Great Falls
by | Monday, September 30, 2019

Snow in Montana: Powerful September snowstorm hits Choteau, Great Falls

Winter storm warnings were posted for parts of western Montana , northern Idaho and northeast Washington. Communities in lower elevations could see as much as a foot of snow into Monday . The storm was ex...More..

Schiff Dodges Question on Making Up Ukraine Call Dialogue
by | Monday, September 30, 2019

Schiff Dodges Question on Making Up Ukraine Call Dialogue

The call is now at the centre of an effort by Democrats that could see Mr Trump expelled from office, but doing so would require members of his Republican party to turn against him. The president on Monday morn...More..

Britain's Prince Harry to meet Angolan president
by | Monday, September 30, 2019

Britain's Prince Harry to meet Angolan president

Prince Harry embarked on a solo journey to Angola , while Meghan stayed behind in South Africa, in order to walk through the same minefields that his mother once did. Britain's Prince Harry met with Angol...More..

GOP Lawmaker Blasts Trump Tweet Warning of Civil War if Impeached
by | Monday, September 30, 2019

GOP Lawmaker Blasts Trump Tweet Warning of Civil War if Impeached

Adam Schiff illegally made up a FAKE & awful statement, pretended it to be mine as the most important part of my call to the Ukrainian President, and read it aloud to Congress and the American people". But he...More..

Watchdog body looking into British PM's questionable ties to businesswoman
by | Monday, September 30, 2019

Watchdog body looking into British PM's questionable ties to businesswoman

The Sunday Times reported that one of her businesses received 10,000 pounds and 1,500 pounds in sponsorship money from a mayoral organisation, as well as a 15,000 pounds government grant for foreign entreprene...More..

UK’s Johnson denies wrongdoing as allegations mount
by | Monday, September 30, 2019

UK’s Johnson denies wrongdoing as allegations mount

At the Conservative Party's annual conference, Truss told an event organised by the Times newspaper that she believed parliament would now pass a Brexit deal. Main opposition leader, Labour's Jeremy Corbyn ...More..

Al-Shabaab attacks US base, EU convoy in Somalia
by | Monday, September 30, 2019

Al-Shabaab attacks US base, EU convoy in Somalia

The U.S. military uses Belidogle airstrip in the Lower Shabelle region as a base where it launches drones that attack al-Shabab and trains Somali troops. "There was a auto bomb targeting the European Union mili...More..

Azerbaijani president expresses condolences to French counterpart
by | Monday, September 30, 2019

Azerbaijani president expresses condolences to French counterpart

Chirac's legacy was especially alive Friday at the Shoah Memorial in Paris. Putin and other world leaders were to join President Emmanuel Macron for a church service in the French capital, a day after thous...More..

Saudi Crown Prince denies ordering journalist Khashoggi's murder
by | Monday, September 30, 2019

Saudi Crown Prince denies ordering journalist Khashoggi's murder

Trump had talked up the possibility of meeting Rouhani until the attack on Saudi oil fields. Tehran has denied any involvement. Bin Salman blamed Iran for the September 14 attack on Saudi oil facilities tha...More..

We're now directly in path of Hurricane Lorenzo according to forecasts
by | Monday, September 30, 2019

We're now directly in path of Hurricane Lorenzo according to forecasts

It is now 2,000km southwest of the Azores island group, which is off the coast of Portugal. Lorenzo was heading to the north-northeast and was expected to move very near the western Azores early Wednesday mor...More..

India floods: Death toll in Uttar Pradesh, Bihar passes 100
by | Monday, September 30, 2019

India floods: Death toll in Uttar Pradesh, Bihar passes 100

Notably, several regions in the state have received above-average rainfall this week following which a red alert has been sounded. Twenty six deaths were reported from different parts of UP on Saturday. hope ...More..

Robert De Niro calls Trump a gangster
by | Monday, September 30, 2019

Robert De Niro calls Trump a gangster

It was no difference as he appeared on Sunday morning talk-show Reliable Sources . "F-k 'em. F-k 'em", De Niro said, eliciting reactions from the off-camera crew. Whether onscreen or off, Robert De Niro's ...More..

Nevada Congressman is first House Republican to support impeachment inquiry
by | Monday, September 30, 2019

Nevada Congressman is first House Republican to support impeachment inquiry

The Senate passed the resolution with bipartisan support earlier this week. In a conference call with reporters, Amodei said he didn't intend to vote to impeach the president, but added an investigation i...More..

Boeing omitted safeguards on 737 MAX that were used on military jet
by | Monday, September 30, 2019

Boeing omitted safeguards on 737 MAX that were used on military jet

Preliminary reports have pointed to an anti-stall system that kicked in based on faulty sensor readings and pushed the noses of the planes down. Boeing officials have said the pilots didn't follow known proce...More..

Whistleblower in Donald Trump impeachment case to testify ’very soon’
by | Monday, September 30, 2019

Whistleblower in Donald Trump impeachment case to testify ’very soon’

On Thursday, before leaving NY where he attended the U.N. General Assembly, Trump told a crowd of staff from the United States Mission to the U.N. that he wants to know who provided information to the whistleb...More..

Officer shot, killed in shootout with suspect while patrolling gang activity
by | Monday, September 30, 2019

Officer shot, killed in shootout with suspect while patrolling gang activity

Mulkeen had served on the NYPD for over six and a half years and lived in Yorktown Heights with his girlfriend, who is also an NYPD officer. "Brian was a great cop, dedicated to keeping this city safe", he ad...More..

Voting opens in Austria with Sebastian Kurz likely to regain power
by | Sunday, September 29, 2019

Voting opens in Austria with Sebastian Kurz likely to regain power

Mr Kurz's People's Party (OeVP) won 37 per cent, up nearly six percentage points from the last election two years ago, but not enough to form a government on its own, according to projections based on partial...More..

Greta Thunberg Leads Tens Of Thousands Of Protesters At Montreal Climate March
by | Sunday, September 29, 2019

Greta Thunberg Leads Tens Of Thousands Of Protesters At Montreal Climate March

The teen has inspired millions of youngsters, drawn to her cause by her passion and a mature, committed rhetorical style - articulated in near-perfect English - that belies her young age. "She is the voice of a...More..

Hong Kong protesters defy police ban, march on
by | Sunday, September 29, 2019

Hong Kong protesters defy police ban, march on

Some Sydney protesters held signs that read "Save Hong Kong " and "Stop tyranny", while others carried yellow umbrellas or handed out paper cranes in scenes that played out in other major cities across the cou...More..

Robert Mugabe buried in grounds of rural home
by | Sunday, September 29, 2019

Robert Mugabe buried in grounds of rural home

No senior government officials were among the audience at a pre-burial service in Kutama on Saturday, which was attended by hundreds of mourners. "I was very surprised because when idea came that he will be...More..

Houthis claim to have killed 500 Saudi soldiers in major attack
by | Sunday, September 29, 2019

Houthis claim to have killed 500 Saudi soldiers in major attack

Mohammed Abdullah Al-Hadrami called Iran "the main sponsor of terrorism throughout the world" and urged an end to "this Iranian-Houthi coup d'etat in Yemen". Local sources have said the Houthis had captured s...More..

British Prime Minister apologises to Queen after suspension of Parliament
by | Sunday, September 29, 2019

British Prime Minister apologises to Queen after suspension of Parliament

Mr Hosie, a former SNP deputy leader, acknowledged that such a plan would need the agreement of opposition parties and Tory rebels in order to succeed. Mr Corbyn confirmed that in such an event, he would expe...More..

Hundreds of 'abused' captives freed from Nigeria Islamic school
by | Sunday, September 29, 2019

Hundreds of 'abused' captives freed from Nigeria Islamic school

Police completed the rescue on Thursday after a suggestion. The building's owner told police the children had been brought by their families to learn the Koran or because they had problems such as drug addic...More..

Saudi state media say king's bodyguard shot in 'dispute'
by | Sunday, September 29, 2019

Saudi state media say king's bodyguard shot in 'dispute'

It happened amid what the state broadcaster described as "a personal dispute". Furthermore, the statement said "The conversation between Fagham and Ali escalated..." SPA reported that Ali was later killed...More..