Brexit secretary David Davis resigns

In his letter, Johnson acknowleged his argument against the blueprint "were too few to prevail" however said he was unable to promote May's Brexit plans with collective responsibility. They also argued that the proposals breach several of the "red li... More..

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Boris Johnson resigns in major Brexit blow to UK PM Theresa May

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson leaves 10 Downing Street in London after attending the weekly cabinet meeting on June 12, 2018. A leader of the campaign to take Britain out of the European Union , ...More..

Thailand cave rescue: Why the boys are being kept in isolation
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Thailand cave rescue: Why the boys are being kept in isolation

All the eight boys have been admitted to Chiang Rai Prachanukroh hospital, where they have been put in quarantine to guard against possible infections. Having completed this section, the boys are then handed ov...More..

by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Train accident death toll rises in NW Turkey

The train, which was carrying 362 passengers, was travelling from the Edirne region on the Greek and Bulgarian borders to Istanbul's Halkali station on Sunday when six carriages derailed in the Tekirdag reg...More..

Donald Trump nominates Brett Kavanaugh to US Supreme Court position
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Donald Trump nominates Brett Kavanaugh to US Supreme Court position

In a later tweet he said he was looking forward to the Monday night announcement of his "exceptional" pick. Groups that support abortion rights are planning a "Day of Action" for August 26, the anniversary of...More..

Suspected Israeli airstrike hits Syrian air base
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Suspected Israeli airstrike hits Syrian air base

Rami Abdel Rahman, head of the United Kingdom -based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, told the agency that "Iranian and pro-regime fighters" were killed at the base. According to Israeli intelligence esti...More..

Protesters confront McConnell leaving Kentucky restaurant
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Protesters confront McConnell leaving Kentucky restaurant

Later in the day, McConnell was leaving dinner at Bristol Bar & Grille in Louisville when protesters stormed his auto. The protestors were referring to the Trump administration's zero tolerance immigration ...More..

by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Trump to announce Supreme Court nominee

He also worked in the solicitor general's office in the George H.W. Bush administration before clerking for recently retired Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy . Democrats have turned their attention to pre...More..

by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Trump nominates Brett Kavanaugh to the US Supreme Court

President Trump has made his Supreme Court justice pick: Judge Brett Kavanaugh . While the U.S. Senate once required a 60-vote supermajority to overcome blocking tactics against Supreme Court nominees, the R...More..

How significant is Trump's Supreme Court pick?
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

How significant is Trump's Supreme Court pick?

Barrett is among four federal judges on Trump's list of finalists that includes Brett Kavanaugh , Raymond Kethledge and Thomas Hardiman . He has another potential advantage: he serves with Judge Maryanne T...More..

PROFILE: Who is the Iranian teen girl detained for Instagram dancing videos?
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

PROFILE: Who is the Iranian teen girl detained for Instagram dancing videos?

Maedeh Hojabri, who was born in Tehran, practiced gymnastics for few years before participating in the sport of Parkour, a training discipline using movement that developed from military obstacle course, which ...More..

Britain opens murder case on woman dead from Russian nerve agent
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Britain opens murder case on woman dead from Russian nerve agent

Police suspect Rowley and Sturgess handled a discarded item from the first attack, though they have not determined for certain that the two cases are linked. He spoke hours after Russian President Vladimir Put...More..

Ethics review sought as ex-coaches at Ohio defend Jordan
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Ethics review sought as ex-coaches at Ohio defend Jordan

A group of former Ohio State University wrestling coaches released a joint statement Monday to back U.S. Rep. Jim Jordan's assertion that he didn't know about alleged sexual abuse of wrestlers decades ago whe...More..

Trump says China derailing North Korea talks
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Trump says China derailing North Korea talks

But as he arrived in Tokyo to brief his Japanese and South Korean counterparts, his North Korean hosts issued an angry statement rejecting his efforts and appealing to US President Donald Trump to revive ...More..

Donald Trump defends US position against worldwide breastfeeding resolution
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Donald Trump defends US position against worldwide breastfeeding resolution

The US threatened Ecuador and other countries of withdrawing military support and trade retaliation so they would pull sponsorship. An Ecuadorian official said that his government did not anticipate the har...More..

Tottenham Hotspur favourites to sign Harry Maguire from Leicester City
by | Monday, July 09, 2018

Tottenham Hotspur favourites to sign Harry Maguire from Leicester City

Gareth Southgate's side have so far defied pre-tournament expectations to reach the semi-finals of the World Cup , with a date with Croatia at the Luzhniki in Moscow awaiting on Wednesday. Following a serie...More..

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson quits amid Brexit crisis
by | Monday, July 09, 2018

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson quits amid Brexit crisis

The tousle-headed blond Johnson is one of Britain's best-known politicians, and one of the most prominent advocates for Brexit . "The Prime Minister thanks Boris for his work". Davis also said that May's plan ...More..

Putin invites Russian team to Kremlin after historic World Cup performance
by | Monday, July 09, 2018

Putin invites Russian team to Kremlin after historic World Cup performance

The coach of the team, Stanislav Cherchesov has vast gratitude to extend to Vladimir Putin for his support. " He congratulated us on a very good game ", he told a news conference. France will play Belgium o...More..

Who will Trump nominate to Supreme Court? Time, how to watch, livestream
by | Monday, July 09, 2018

Who will Trump nominate to Supreme Court? Time, how to watch, livestream

Speaking of the president's shortlist, which The Hill reported includes Brett Kavanaugh , Raymond Kethledge , Amy Coney Barrett and Thomas Hardiman , Graham suggested that any conservative Republican wou...More..

by | Monday, July 09, 2018

Iran detains teenage girl for posting dance videos on Instagram

In 2012, Iran sacked the head of its cyber-police after the blogger Sattar Beheshti died in custody. But before her detention, Hojabri, who is in her late teens, reportedly posted dozens of clips of herse...More..

Tourist jailed for video in Egypt
by | Monday, July 09, 2018

Tourist jailed for video in Egypt

With all due respect to the judiciary, this is a severe ruling. "It is in the context of the law, but the court was applying the maximum penalty", Kamal said , according to Reuters . Egypt's government has co...More..

Girl gang rape: School head and teacher jailed
by | Monday, July 09, 2018

Girl gang rape: School head and teacher jailed

Two students of the school have been detained. When she brought the matter to the notice of the school administration, the principal and two teachers began sexually exploiting her. Saran Superintendent of Polic...More..

Woman killed when helicopter crashes into Virginia home
by | Monday, July 09, 2018

Woman killed when helicopter crashes into Virginia home

Authorities said the helicopter went down around 4:30 p.m.in the 1100 block of Settlement Drive, which is near the campus of William & Mary. In a Twitter message, the FAA described the helicopter as an R44. B...More..

Rudy Giuliani blasts Mueller's team and bets on anti-Trump texts
by | Monday, July 09, 2018

Rudy Giuliani blasts Mueller's team and bets on anti-Trump texts

None", Giuliani said . "I have no concerns that Michael Cohen is going to do anything but tell the truth", he said . Giuliani also said he had "zero" concern that Michael Cohen , a former Trump attor...More..

Philippine president Duterte vows to resign if anybody can prove God exists
by | Monday, July 09, 2018

Philippine president Duterte vows to resign if anybody can prove God exists

Duterte on Friday night said that if anyone can provide proof that the Christian God exists, such as a selfie in heaven, he will immediately give up the presidency. Roque also pointed out that Duterte's remar...More..

North Korea says talks with Pompeo were 'regrettable'
by | Monday, July 09, 2018

North Korea says talks with Pompeo were 'regrettable'

Speculation has been rife that the USA might have eased its demand for the North because it recently started calling for "the final, fully verified denuclearization (FFVD)" of North Korea , instead of CVID, a ...More..

India Delhi bus gang rapists lose death row plea
by | Monday, July 09, 2018

India Delhi bus gang rapists lose death row plea

The accused had then appealed to the court to review their sentences, saying it was "cold-blooded killing in the name of Justice". She died of her injuries in hospital. Challenging the Supreme Court's verdi...More..

Trudeau spars with Ontario leader over asylum seekers
by | Monday, July 09, 2018

Trudeau spars with Ontario leader over asylum seekers

Without naming Trump, Trudeau said the influx is a result of anti-immigration policies promulgated by some leaders. "The premier and I talked directly about the fact that we have very clear mandates from the ...More..

UK Brexit negotiator David Davis quits
by | Monday, July 09, 2018

UK Brexit negotiator David Davis quits

While May has supported a "softer" exit from the European Union , which leaves room for trade and continued financial ties with the bloc, many conservatives prefer a total break. Nigel Farage congratulated Mr ...More..

Al-Shabab Launches Deadly Assaults in Somali Capital
by | Monday, July 09, 2018

Al-Shabab Launches Deadly Assaults in Somali Capital

At least 13 people were wounded, Mohamed Adam, a paramedic, said. A suicide auto bomb exploded meters away from the presidential palace in Somalia's capital Mogadishu on Saturday and smoke was seen rising abo...More..

Who’s in line to take over from David Davis as Brexit Secretary?
by | Monday, July 09, 2018

Who’s in line to take over from David Davis as Brexit Secretary?

He was a strong pro-Brexit voice in a Cabinet divided between supporters of a clean break with the bloc and those who want to keep close ties with Britain's biggest trading partner. Chief whip Julian Smith was ...More..

6 boys safely rescued from flooded Thai cave as operation underway
by | Monday, July 09, 2018

6 boys safely rescued from flooded Thai cave as operation underway

Between the base camp operated by Thai Navy SEALS inside the cave and the trapped boys were twisting, turning passageways with torrents of water gushing through. The cave system, in a limestone mountain range b...More..

Will Nato survive Trump?, Opinion News & Top Stories
by | Monday, July 09, 2018

Will Nato survive Trump?, Opinion News & Top Stories

She said she expected unanimous agreement among NATO's 29 members on proposals to reform the alliance command structure, increase readiness for possible threats from Russian Federation on NATO's eastern flank, ...More..

Train derailment in Turkey causes deaths and injuries
by | Monday, July 09, 2018

Train derailment in Turkey causes deaths and injuries

The train, with over 360 people on board, was travelling from the Edirne region on the Greek and Bulgarian borders to Istanbul´s Halkali station when six of its carriages derailed in the Tekirdag region. "It ...More..

UK's Brexit Secretary David Davis has resigned
by | Monday, July 09, 2018

UK's Brexit Secretary David Davis has resigned

He was a strong pro-Brexit voice in a Cabinet divided between supporters of a clean break with the bloc and those who want to keep close ties. Mr Carlaw said: "The only thing unravelling in the last week has ...More..