Kim Jong Un visits fertilizer factory; no mention of weapons

The idea that North Korea would trust a longtime adversary that had walked away from the nuclear deal with Iran and fomented regime change overseas was always fanciful, experts say, but Kim made it clear that the experience of dealing with the Un... More..

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Ten-year-old child found in landing gear of flight DEAD
by | Thursday, January 09, 2020

Ten-year-old child found in landing gear of flight DEAD

Officials said the child hid beneath the Air France Boeing 777, near the landing gear compartment. Air France has expressed it's "deepest sympathy and compassion in this human tragedy" and an investigation ...More..

UK PM Johnson condemns Iranian attack on military bases in Iraq
by | Thursday, January 09, 2020

UK PM Johnson condemns Iranian attack on military bases in Iraq

Mr Johnson had been taking a back seat in speaking on the ongoing crisis in the Gulf region , allowing his defence secretary and foreign secretary to give updates, but he addressed the situation in Prime Minis...More..

Australian firefighter’s daughter wears his helmet at his funeral
by | Thursday, January 09, 2020

Australian firefighter’s daughter wears his helmet at his funeral

A firetruck from the suburb of Horsley Park, where O'Dwyer was stationed, was inscribed with his name in white letters, a Rural Fire Services photograph from the funeral showed. Image: Dean Lewins-Pool / Getty ...More..

Iranian Hackers Hack And Deface U.S. Government Agency Website
by | Thursday, January 09, 2020

Iranian Hackers Hack And Deface U.S. Government Agency Website

The FDLP is a government programme created to make U.S. federal publications available to the public at no cost. The website of the Federal Depository Library Program, fdlp.gov, has been taken offline follo...More..

Zarif: Iran has no plans to negotiate
by | Thursday, January 09, 2020

Zarif: Iran has no plans to negotiate

On Saturday, President Donald Trump vowed to strike 52 Iranian targets, including cultural sites, if Iran retaliates with attacks on Americans or USA assets, and stood by his threat on Sunday, though American...More..

Camel herd endanger communities in the drought stricken South Australia
by | Thursday, January 09, 2020

Camel herd endanger communities in the drought stricken South Australia

The APY Lands released a statement on its Facebook page regarding the camel cull, saying it would involve aerial operations. Almost half a million animals have likely been killed or displaced by the blaze...More..

United States forces are not pulling out of Iraq, says defence chief
by | Thursday, January 09, 2020

United States forces are not pulling out of Iraq, says defence chief

The United States did not reveal the number of casualties but Iran's local media reports claim that around 80 people have been killed in the attacks. "It opens the Pandora's Box and it might be one of the l...More..

Pompeo Says He'll Stay At State, Forgoing Kansas Senate Run
by | Thursday, January 09, 2020

Pompeo Says He'll Stay At State, Forgoing Kansas Senate Run

McConnell, according to USA media reports , had courted the 56-year-old former Central Intelligence Agency director for the Senate over the past year, as a way to boost the likelihood of Republicans holding th...More..

United Nations chief expresses condolences over plane crash in Iran
by | Thursday, January 09, 2020

United Nations chief expresses condolences over plane crash in Iran

The flight left the Tehran International Airport around 6:00 a.m. local time and was bound for Ukraine. According to flight tracking data, the aircraft never reached 8,000 feet in altitude. Ukrainian Presiden...More..

Spain's Sanchez wins tight parliament vote to remain PM
by | Thursday, January 09, 2020

Spain's Sanchez wins tight parliament vote to remain PM

Mr Sanchez needed the votes or abstention promise of an array of smaller parties to win. Sanchez initially became prime minister in June 2018, when his successor Mariano Rajoy lost a confidence vote in the ...More..

Craig Kelly MP brands Laura Tobin an 'ignorant pommy weather girl'
by | Thursday, January 09, 2020

Craig Kelly MP brands Laura Tobin an 'ignorant pommy weather girl'

Mr Kelly stated there was "merely no" proof to counsel a long-term pattern in the direction of a warming local weather and likewise stated it was "nonsense" that decrease carbon dioxide emissions may cut back b...More..

Three Katyusha rockets fall inside Baghdad's Green Zone
by | Thursday, January 09, 2020

Three Katyusha rockets fall inside Baghdad's Green Zone

The Iraqi military confirmed in a statement to Reuters and other news agencies that "two Katyusha rockets fall inside the Green Zone without causing casualties". "The rockets that we saw tonight, th...More..

by | Thursday, January 09, 2020

Iran attack underscores need for new air defences: Canadian Army

More than 5,000 USA troops have been deployed in Iraq to support the Iraqi forces in the battles against Islamic State militants, mainly providing training and advising for the Iraqi forces. Contact between ...More..

USMCA Passes Out of Committee….On to Senate
by | Thursday, January 09, 2020

USMCA Passes Out of Committee….On to Senate

The finance committee's vote indicates broad bipartisan support for USMCA, which includes new chapters covering digital trade, stronger intellectual property protections and new requirements for automakers to...More..

Environment Canada warns of significant rain this weekend
by | Wednesday, January 08, 2020

Environment Canada warns of significant rain this weekend

Areas north of Lake Erie and Lake Ontario could see significant rainfall, with freezing rain expected to hit eastern Ontario. The advisory was issued due to an incoming low pressure system that could result i...More..

Boris Johnson to meet new European Commission president
by | Wednesday, January 08, 2020

Boris Johnson to meet new European Commission president

She said Boris Johnson's insistence that there could be no extension of the transition period beyond the end of 2020 meant there was a limit to what could be agreed before the UK's final break with the EU. "W...More..

Trade unions in India go on strike as slowdown hits jobs
by | Wednesday, January 08, 2020

Trade unions in India go on strike as slowdown hits jobs

The protesters are demanding raising the minimum wage in the range of Rs 21,000 - Rs 24,000 per month. While the strike will hit public sector banks, private sector banks may not be impacted. Merging 44 labou...More..

NATO chief condemns Iran rocket attacks
by | Wednesday, January 08, 2020

NATO chief condemns Iran rocket attacks

Israel is reportedly staying out of it for now, but some Israeli military experts worry that a possible American withdrawal from Iraq could eventually lead to a war along Israel's northern border. Canada als...More..

Police Fail to Protect Students
by | Wednesday, January 08, 2020

Police Fail to Protect Students

They were singling out people and attacking . She instead claimed that one of the students was "almost mob lynched by ABVP goons". Deputy Commissioner of Police (Southwest) Devender Arya said the present sit...More..

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry Moving to Canada? Palace Responds
by | Wednesday, January 08, 2020

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry Moving to Canada? Palace Responds

At the time, Harry and Meghan's decision to shun the Queen's festivities triggered a backlash, however the Palace later released a statement to say that their actions were no different to those previously taken...More..

Sanders, Trump mark New Year with fundraising haul announcements
by | Wednesday, January 08, 2020

Sanders, Trump mark New Year with fundraising haul announcements

The state's Democratic Party also recently ended its use of caucuses to allocate delegates to candidates, instead opting for a straight primary vote in 2020. Hawaii Rep. Tulsi Gabbard raised $3.4 million before...More..

Husband of Missing CT Mother Charged With Murder: Lawyer
by | Wednesday, January 08, 2020

Husband of Missing CT Mother Charged With Murder: Lawyer

His girlfriend has been charged with conspiracy to commit murder. Later in the afternoon, police could be seen escorting Dulos in handcuffs into a squad auto and transporting him to jail. Mawhinney requested to...More..

Winter weather advisory issued for parts of MA as snow approaches
by | Wednesday, January 08, 2020

Winter weather advisory issued for parts of MA as snow approaches

On Thursday some colder air will start building into Montana from Canada. The National Weather Service said Boston could get anywhere from a coating to about an inch of snow overnight, but higher snowfall...More..

Pelosi: McConnell should 'immediately' publish impeachment resolution before articles are sent
by | Wednesday, January 08, 2020

Pelosi: McConnell should 'immediately' publish impeachment resolution before articles are sent

But the Senate chief has instead announced that he has the votes to adopt the same rules the Senate passed (unanimously) for President Bill Clinton's impeachment trial in 1999. In the meantime, House Speaker ...More..

'Many injuries' reported in Ottawa shooting, cops say
by | Wednesday, January 08, 2020

'Many injuries' reported in Ottawa shooting, cops say

Acting Insp. Francois D'Aoust says police believe the shooting was targeted and there was no active gunman. In a news release, police said that officers were called to the scene after reports of multiple guns...More..

Metallica pledges to pay over $ 500000 to Australia in bush fire
by | Wednesday, January 08, 2020

Metallica pledges to pay over $ 500000 to Australia in bush fire

Australia's bushfire season started earlier than normal this year following a three-year drought that has left much of the country's bushland vulnerable to fires. "But when you see trends...it becomes undeniabl...More..

Government defers controversial event to commemorate Royal Irish Constabulary
by | Wednesday, January 08, 2020

Government defers controversial event to commemorate Royal Irish Constabulary

Mr Flanagan said: "It is not a celebration". The motion described the event planned to be held in Dublin Castle on 17 January as "obscene". "I remember ten or fifteen years ago it was very controversial to ...More..

Castro backs Warren after quitting presidential race. What about other ex-candidates?
by | Wednesday, January 08, 2020

Castro backs Warren after quitting presidential race. What about other ex-candidates?

A spokesperson for Castro did not immediately respond to a question from TIME about whether the two had discussed the possibility of appearing on the same ticket, but shortly after the endorsement was made publ...More..

Pentagon chief: Policy unchanged, U.S. not leaving Iraq
by | Wednesday, January 08, 2020

Pentagon chief: Policy unchanged, U.S. not leaving Iraq

Canadian Gen. Jonathan Vance , chief of the country's defense staff, said in a letter regarding deployed military in the Middle East that some of their people were being moved to ensure their safety and sec...More..

Indonesia mobilises fishermen in stand-off with China
by | Wednesday, January 08, 2020

Indonesia mobilises fishermen in stand-off with China

The Indonesian government will never negotiate its sovereign rights over the Natuna waters off Riau Islands province with China, following alleged border trespass by Chinese fishing boats and Coast Guard in the...More..

FAA bans U.S. airlines from flying over Iran, Iraq
by | Wednesday, January 08, 2020

FAA bans U.S. airlines from flying over Iran, Iraq

The latest advisory from the Directorate General of Civil Aviation ( DGCA ) comes after the U.S. regulator Federal Aviation Administration ( FAA ) on Wednesday issued an emergency directive prohibiting all ...More..

Iraqi Parliament Votes to Oust U.S. Military; Trump Threatens Sanctions
by | Wednesday, January 08, 2020

Iraqi Parliament Votes to Oust U.S. Military; Trump Threatens Sanctions

Iran said Sunday that it was ending its commitment to limit enrichment of uranium as part of its 2015 nuclear deal with world powers, more fallout from the USA strike that killed Gen. President Donald Tru...More..

Driver opens fire on kids throwing snowballs, wounding two, Wisconsin police say
by | Wednesday, January 08, 2020

Driver opens fire on kids throwing snowballs, wounding two, Wisconsin police say

Both the young victims were given first aid by the officers and are now being treated at a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. Upon arrival officers found a 12 year old Milwaukee female sufferi...More..

Ukranian Airlines plane crashes in Tehran following take-off
by | Wednesday, January 08, 2020

Ukranian Airlines plane crashes in Tehran following take-off

State television said earlier that there were 180 passengers and crew on board. The native media reported that there have been particulars on casualties. Sixty-two people aboard lost their lives. The Boein...More..