Britain's EU Journey: When Churchill urged European unity

The result on child refugees will come as a bitter blow to campaigners hoping to reinstate protections for unaccompanied minors that had been dumped from the latest version of the Withdrawal Agreement Bill. Mr Barclay said the amendment would also me... More..

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Pompeo looks forward to meeting with Venezuela's Guaido in Colombia
by | Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Pompeo looks forward to meeting with Venezuela's Guaido in Colombia

Trump is being fed "fake reports", Maduro told the Post . Guaido announced his arrival in neighboring Colombia via Twitter , thanking its president, Ivan Duque , for his support in his fight against Venezu...More..

MLK Day event held at WVU-Parkersburg
by | Wednesday, January 22, 2020

MLK Day event held at WVU-Parkersburg

Day, Conway said he was getting ready to head to Davos for the World Economic Forum, then managed to connect the late civil rights leader to Trump's impeachment. Conway also suggested King would have opposed Tr...More..

Trump to place travel restrictions on Nigeria, six others
by | Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Trump to place travel restrictions on Nigeria, six others

Several of them, however, have had relatively higher rates of their citizens overstaying visas in the United States, according to DHS data. The Trump administration is planning to add seven countries to its t...More..

Iguanas Are Falling Out of Trees in Florida Due to Cold Spell
by | Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Iguanas Are Falling Out of Trees in Florida Due to Cold Spell

An infographic attached to the tweet added that although the cold-stunned creatures may appear to have met their end, "they are not dead". 'The temperature threshold for when iguanas begin to go into a dorm...More..

U.S. embassy calls for ‘immediate resumption’ of oil operations in Libya
by | Wednesday, January 22, 2020

U.S. embassy calls for ‘immediate resumption’ of oil operations in Libya

Since April previous year the UN-recognized Government of National Accord (GNA) in Tripoli has fought back against an offensive by fighters loyal to Haftar, who is supported by several countries including Russ...More..

Impeachment Trial: Democrats and Republicans make opening arguments
by | Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Impeachment Trial: Democrats and Republicans make opening arguments

However, following protests by senators from both parties as proceedings began, McConnell abruptly changed his proposal to include a third day for opening arguments. "In the 1905 Swain trial, a senator object...More..

China says coronavirus cases rise to 440, with nine deaths
by | Wednesday, January 22, 2020

China says coronavirus cases rise to 440, with nine deaths

Four cases have also been confirmed overseas among Chinese travellers in South Korea, Japan and Thailand. As of January 20, 282 cases of the virus were confirmed, and six people had died, according to the...More..

Won't grant stay on CAA without hearing Centre
by | Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Won't grant stay on CAA without hearing Centre

Trinamool Congress MP Mahua Moitra , AIMIM leader Asaduddin Owaisi , RJD leader Manoj Jha, Muslim body Jamiat Ulama-i-Hind, All Assam Students Union (AASU), Peace Party, CPI, NGOs "Rihai Manch" and Citizens...More..

McConnell releases proposed Senate impeachment trial rules
by | Wednesday, January 22, 2020

McConnell releases proposed Senate impeachment trial rules

Giuliani said he was "heartbroken" by Parnas and still feels "compassionate for him". Here is the guy "I don't know him at all, I don't know what he's talking about, I don't know where he's from, I don't know...More..

'States refusing to implement CAA is unconstitutional,' says Nirmala Sitharaman
by | Wednesday, January 22, 2020

'States refusing to implement CAA is unconstitutional,' says Nirmala Sitharaman

A Bench of Chief Justice of India (CJI) SA Bobde, Justice S Abdul Nazeer and Justice Sanjiv Khanna will hear the pleas, which also include one filed by the central government seeking transfer of such petitions ...More..

Politician Offers $4.4 Million Reward To Whoever Kills Donald Trump
by | Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Politician Offers $4.4 Million Reward To Whoever Kills Donald Trump

An Iranian politician has announced a USD$3 million ($A4.4 million) reward to "whoever kills Trump", Iranian semi-official News agency reports . The lawmaker did not say if Iran's clerical rulers were offi...More..

'Beyond Disturbing': Right-Wing Bolsonaro Government Charges Journalist Glenn Greenwald With Cybercrimes
by | Wednesday, January 22, 2020

'Beyond Disturbing': Right-Wing Bolsonaro Government Charges Journalist Glenn Greenwald With Cybercrimes

The MacBook, according to the prosecutors' statement, contained an audio recording with a conversation between the journalist and one of the hackers about the intercepted messages. "Less than two months ago...More..

READ: McConnell lays out terms for Senate impeachment trial
by | Wednesday, January 22, 2020

READ: McConnell lays out terms for Senate impeachment trial

That seriousness was echoed throughout the Senate chamber last week as Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts , who presides over the trial, swore the senators in as jurors. The first several days of the tri...More..

Boeing: 737 MAX likely to stay grounded through mid 2020
by | Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Boeing: 737 MAX likely to stay grounded through mid 2020

Boeing's best-selling plane has been grounded since March after two fatal crashes killed 346 people in five months. Trading of Boeing's stock plunged more than 6% following the announcement. Boeing advised cus...More..

Pig bungee jumping event draws backlash
by | Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Pig bungee jumping event draws backlash

But it wasn't all celebrations. The stunt caused a stir among animal activists. The people on the Internet rightly condemned the organizers - but they say it is "just a little entertainment". Chinese social m...More..

Jess Phillips absent from GMB hustings with announcement
by | Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Jess Phillips absent from GMB hustings with announcement "imminent"

To make it onto the ballot each candidate needs to secure the nominations from 5% of constituency Labour parties (CLPs) or three affiliate groups - two of which must be trade unions - representing at least 5% o...More..

Death of 3 children inside the home
by | Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Death of 3 children inside the home

She is facing three charges of first-degree murder. "We are comfortable in saying now that the mother is responsible for the death of the children", Sgt. The police still interviewed the 30-year-old father an...More..

Boeing now expects 737 Max to be grounded to mid
by | Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Boeing now expects 737 Max to be grounded to mid

The chairman of a large aircraft leasing firm wants Boeing to ditch the MAX moniker for its long-grounded fleet of planes. But the jets' return has faced potential new delays that are threatening to drive up Bo...More..

At least 75 'highly dangerous' inmates escape Paraguay prison via tunnel
by | Tuesday, January 21, 2020

At least 75 'highly dangerous' inmates escape Paraguay prison via tunnel

The ministry plans to investigate whether there were any collaborators inside the prison. Following the movie-like escape of 76 inmates from a Paraguayan prison near the border with Brazil yesterday, th...More..

Document trove shows how 'Africa's richest woman' stole fortune: ICIJ
by | Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Document trove shows how 'Africa's richest woman' stole fortune: ICIJ

The 36 global media members of the consortium, including the BBC , the New York Times and Le Monde, recruited 120 journalists in about 20 countries to view 715,000 documents , and revealed "how an army of Wes...More..

Iran MP offers three million dollar bounty to 'whoever kills Trump'
by | Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Iran MP offers three million dollar bounty to 'whoever kills Trump'

Soleimani was commander of the Quds Force , the foreign arm of Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC), until the USA killed him in a drone strike on January 3, sparking a sharp escalation in the grow...More..

New Hampshire Father Chokes 'Rabid' Coyote to Death After It Attacked Son
by | Tuesday, January 21, 2020

New Hampshire Father Chokes 'Rabid' Coyote to Death After It Attacked Son

The father, Ian O'Reilly opened up about the harrowing incident, telling Boston 25 News it was "a very normal day" prior to the attack. O'Reilly told local outlet WFXT that he was running on instinct and ad...More..

Minister: Germany needs China's Huawei to build 5G network
by | Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Minister: Germany needs China's Huawei to build 5G network

The security problems with Huawei's equipment are so severe that the UK National Cybersecurity Centre concluded that mitigation was almost impossible. Asked about the reports in an interview with BBC Breakfa...More..

Trump lawyer's impeachment defense at odds with past statements
by | Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Trump lawyer's impeachment defense at odds with past statements

While some social media users roasted Trump over the whole 9/11 angle being brought into the equation, others opted to slam the president's opponents over the impeachment proceedings instead. Trump also asked Z...More..

Norway Right-wing party quits government over jihadi spouse repatriation
by | Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Norway Right-wing party quits government over jihadi spouse repatriation

During her press conference, Ms Jensen said the Progress Party would be "a tougher and clearer party going forward". But the Progress Party, Norway's third largest, believe she used her child to get her out...More..

Ukraine presses for return of Iran plane black boxes
by | Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Ukraine presses for return of Iran plane black boxes

What we do with "black boxes" is a key part of our conversation. Iran may be hesitant to turn over the recorders for fear that more details from the crash - including the harrowing 20 seconds between when the f...More..

U.S. warship sails near Taiwan Strait
by | Tuesday, January 21, 2020

U.S. warship sails near Taiwan Strait

A United States warship has sailed through the Taiwan Strait, mainland and Taipei officials said Friday, the first such passage since the island resoundingly re-elected its independence-leaning president. The U...More..

The recovery in tourism will see an upswing of $ 76 million
by | Tuesday, January 21, 2020

The recovery in tourism will see an upswing of $ 76 million

In response to inquiries from the tourism industry, the package includes $ 20 million for a nationally coordinated domestic marketing initiative and $ 25 million for a global marketing campaign to promote world...More..

Deepika Padukone speaks on 'love-hate relationship with mental illness' at Davos
by | Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Deepika Padukone speaks on 'love-hate relationship with mental illness' at Davos

The award ceremony was held after a welcome message by WEF founder and Executive Chairman Klaus Schwab, who said he was proud to have created a community of some great people, including young leaders, through t...More..

Donald Trump: Iran
by | Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Donald Trump: Iran "withdraws" after missile strikes on Iraqi military bases

Iranian General Qassem Suleimani was killed on January 3, 2020 in Baghdad as a result of a targeted air strike by the US Air Force. The murder of Soleimani on January 3 at Baghdad airport led Iran to take rev...More..

3 rockets hit Bhagdad’s Green Zone near USA embassy
by | Tuesday, January 21, 2020

3 rockets hit Bhagdad’s Green Zone near USA embassy

The dramatic escalation came after months of rocket attacks on Baghdad's high-security Green Zone, home to the USA embassy and other missions, as well as Iraqi bases where U.S. She also called on protesters to ...More..

Senate Majority Leader McConnell Lays Out Ground Rules for Trump's Impeachment Trial
by | Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Senate Majority Leader McConnell Lays Out Ground Rules for Trump's Impeachment Trial

Trump's attorneys on Saturday denied the allegations of wrongdoing by Trump and argued that the charges themselves do not amount to impeachable offences and therefore violate the Constitution, accusing House...More..

No State can deny implementation of CAA, says Kapil Sibal
by | Tuesday, January 21, 2020

No State can deny implementation of CAA, says Kapil Sibal

The resolution was moved by State Minister Brahm Mohindra in Congress-led Assembly. Official sources said that the resolution is likely to be introduced on the very first day of the session. "Prime Minister N...More..

Lev Parnas - White House blocks possible testimony
by | Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Lev Parnas - White House blocks possible testimony

The documents further draw the California official, Devin Nunes, to Giuliani and his associates' efforts to unearth the land from the president's political rivals. I didn't think the GOP would vote to remove Tr...More..