U.S. trade war fears weigh on markets as South Korea sounds alarm

They warned tariffs on imports raise consumer prices and expose U.S. farmers and manufacturers to retaliation. The tech sector, more broadly, will suffer from tariffs due to the nature and complexity of the worldwide supply chain that it relies on.... More..

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Thai boys were passed 'sleeping' through cave, says rescue diver
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Thai boys were passed 'sleeping' through cave, says rescue diver

The team, three of whom have lung infections, will now need to be monitored in the hospital for seven days and rest at home for another 30 days. The hospital treating 12 Thai school children rescued from a...More..

Cornwall woman takes auto for accidental, two-week joyride
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Cornwall woman takes auto for accidental, two-week joyride

Shortly afterwards, Cornwall police received a call from a man who left Walmart only to find his vehicle, a black Infiniti, missing from the parking lot. "We investigate stolen vehicles but this is definitely...More..

by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Kim Jong-un opts for potato farm visit over Mike Pompeo meeting

State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert told reporters in Tokyo on Saturday that the only thing Pompeo left behind in Pyongyang was a letter from Trump to Kim. The White House felt that Secretary of State...More..

Kane has been playing injured, claims Neville
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Kane has been playing injured, claims Neville

Yet while it was complete focus on the job in hand as the players prepared for what is the most high-pressure game of their global careers, the relaxed vibe surrounding the England base camp in Repino remaine...More..

What Civil Rights Rulings Could Look Like Under Kavanaugh
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

What Civil Rights Rulings Could Look Like Under Kavanaugh

Despite Kavanaugh's grueling week leading up to his nomination, and spending the ensuing the two days since meeting with senior lawmakers on Capitol Hill ahead of his confirmation hearings, he managed uphold th...More..

by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Trump claims Germany 'controlled' by Russian Federation

Her endorsement of the Trump-Putin meeting attempts to cut off awkward questions about Trump's commitment to Nato , an organisation he has openly and repeatedly criticised, which has dogged the ongoing Nato su...More..

A look at what's ahead in the World Cup
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

A look at what's ahead in the World Cup

The ball rebounded nearly out of play, then sat up for Kane to take another shot from less than two yards at a tight angle. Kane would not get another such opportunity with the ball at his feet. The UEFA Euro...More..

Trump visit: Police are beefed up to confront 100000 protesters
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Trump visit: Police are beefed up to confront 100000 protesters

London Mayor Sadiq Khan has granted permission for a giant inflatable figure depicting Mr Trump as a baby to fly over Westminster for two hours on the second day of the president's visit. Embassy in London sai...More..

Comparing France, Croatia's run to World Cup final
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Comparing France, Croatia's run to World Cup final

Team Croatia paired France in the final match for the 2018 FIFA World Cup 2-1 win over England in the overtime period of the semifinals match at the Luzhniki Stadium in the Russian capital of Moscow on We...More..

Trump, Merkel trade barbs over Russian Federation at North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Trump, Merkel trade barbs over Russian Federation at North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit

The meeting brought together Mr Trump and Canada's prime minister Justin Trudeau, who irritated the United States president at the G7 by declaring that his country would not be pushed around. Under NATO rules...More..

Unclear if Amesbury poisoning linked to Skripal attack
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Unclear if Amesbury poisoning linked to Skripal attack

Rowley, 45, remains in critical condition. A middle-aged British woman, who somehow came into contact with the Soviet-era nerve agent, died Sunday evening in a hospital in south England where she was being ...More..

Israeli Patriot missile intercepts drone from Syria - IDF
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Israeli Patriot missile intercepts drone from Syria - IDF

Israel has been on high alert as Syrian government forces advance on rebels in the vicinity of the Golan, which Israel took from Syria in the 1967 Middle East war. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu t...More..

Democratic Senators Issue Last-Minute Warnings About Trump's Supreme Court Pick
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Democratic Senators Issue Last-Minute Warnings About Trump's Supreme Court Pick

In the New York Legislature , Democrats enjoy an overwhelming 104-41 Assembly majority, but a razor-thin 32-31 Senate majority (the Senate now has a Republican majority leader due to a power-sharing agreement b...More..

Trump lashes out at North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies calling for increase in defence spending
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Trump lashes out at North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies calling for increase in defence spending

Trump's remarks on Germany and Russian Federation generated a sharply worded response from German Chancellor Angela Merkel . Merkel, who grew up in East Germany, later shot back, "I have experienced myse...More..

Markets hit as Trump threatens new tariffs on China
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Markets hit as Trump threatens new tariffs on China

The Trump administration on July 6 imposed 25 per cent duties on US$ 34 billion in Chinese imports, the first time the president has implemented tariffs directly on Beijing after threatening to do so for month...More..

Zipline Accident on Honeymoon Kills Groom, Injures Bride
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Zipline Accident on Honeymoon Kills Groom, Injures Bride

Fanken got stuck about halfway through, and her husband soon slammed into her, the fire chief tells the Washington Post . Egael Tishman , 24, an Israeli man, crashed into his bride, Shif Fanken , 27, wh...More..

by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies should double their defense spending goals

The criticisms of America's allies come days before Mr. Trump is slated to meet with Russia's Vladimir Putin - whom he often says he wants to get along with - in Helsinki, Finland. He recently suggested that hi...More..

Judge Doubles Down On Order To Move Manafort To New Jail
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Judge Doubles Down On Order To Move Manafort To New Jail

But in the Wednesday filing, special counsel Robert MuellerRobert Swan MuellerSasse: US should applaud choice of Mueller to lead Russian Federation probe MORE argued that Manafort's claims do not hold up becaus...More..

What Is the Endgame for the Trump Trade Wars?
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

What Is the Endgame for the Trump Trade Wars?

China said tit-for-tat tariffs will "destroy" trade between the world's top two economies, after Washington fired the next shot in a ballooning trade war , readying fresh levies on $200 billion in Chinese goo...More..

American Tourist, 27, Killed in Mexico City
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

American Tourist, 27, Killed in Mexico City

Instead, the trip ended in tragedy after Mirutenko was killed early Saturday morning in an apparent drive-by shooting in Lomas de Chapultepec, a wealthy neighborhood in the Mexican capital better known for its ...More..

Trump hails Boris Johnson as ‘a friend’
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Trump hails Boris Johnson as ‘a friend’

Meanwhile, some Conservative Party Eurosceptics have hit back at Mrs May by tabling amendments to a key Brexit Bill that could kill off her Chequers plan. But she said: "We do not agree about the best way of ...More..

Pakistani Ex-PM Sharif To Return For Jail Term As Son-In-Law Surrenders
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Pakistani Ex-PM Sharif To Return For Jail Term As Son-In-Law Surrenders

Both Nawaz Sharif and his daughter are now in London to look after Mr Sharif's wife, Begum Kulsoom Nawaz , who is suffering from throat cancer and has been on ventilator since June 14 after a cardiac arrest...More..

Video of Man Harassing Woman Over Puerto Rico Shirt Sparks Probe
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Video of Man Harassing Woman Over Puerto Rico Shirt Sparks Probe

Eventually, more police officers arrived on the scene and she was able to file a report . "All people are welcome in the Forest Preserves of Cook County , and no one should feel unsafe while visiting our pr...More..

Turkey's Erdogan Starts Presidential Rule, Names Son-in-Law as Finance Minister
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Turkey's Erdogan Starts Presidential Rule, Names Son-in-Law as Finance Minister

Only hours after being sworn into office on Monday, Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan managed to rattle markets with a leadership shakeup, taking advantage of sweeping new powers that were decided on in a tigh...More..

Zsa Zsa dies two weeks after winning title
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Zsa Zsa dies two weeks after winning title

Zsa Zsa , who made global headlines when she won the World's Ugliest Dog competition in San Francisco less about two weeks ago, made headlines again with news of her death. She was laid to rest by owners Mega...More..

Frozen vegetables pulled from shelves in Woolworths, ALDI, IGA amid listeria fears
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Frozen vegetables pulled from shelves in Woolworths, ALDI, IGA amid listeria fears

It comes after several United Kingdom supermarkets also removed various frozen vegetable products from their shelves due to concerns about possible Listeria contamination. In late June, the Hungarian Food Chain...More..

SC defines limits of gay law case
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

SC defines limits of gay law case

Later in June 2016 five LGBT community members- Bharatnatyam exponent Navtej Singh Johar, journalist Sunil Mehra, chef, Ritu Dalmia, businesswoman Ayesha Kapur and hotelier Aman Nath filed a petition challengin...More..

Donald Trump Lashes Nato Allies As He Lands For Tense Summit
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Donald Trump Lashes Nato Allies As He Lands For Tense Summit

The president appeared to be referring to the Nord Stream 2 pipeline that would bring gas from Russian Federation to Germany's northeastern Baltic coast, bypassing Eastern European nations like Poland and Ukr...More..

Britain to fine Facebook over data breach
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Britain to fine Facebook over data breach

Facebook is facing by the UK's privacy watchdog for allowing Cambridge Analytica to improperly access key personal data on millions of its users. "As we have said before, we should have done more to investi...More..

by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Brit exposed to deadly nerve agent regains consciousness

The surviving victim of the Amesbury novichok poisoning has regained consciousness and experienced a "small but significant improvement to his condition", a spokeswoman for Salisbury district hospital said...More..

Hong Kong activists celebrate after Liu Xia 'leaves China'
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Hong Kong activists celebrate after Liu Xia 'leaves China'

She was eventually admitted to hospital the following month, where she was treated for a heart condition. "She is flying to Europe to start her life anew", he said. China's foreign ministry has confirmed that L...More..

by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Facebook hit with first fine in Cambridge Analytica data breach scandal

Former Cambridge Analytica CEO Alexander Nix REUTERS/Henry Nicholls Facebook has a chance to respond to the ICO before a final decision is made on the fine. In the aftermath of the Cambridge Analytica scanda...More..

More boys carried out in Thailand cave rescue
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

More boys carried out in Thailand cave rescue

Four more young football players were rescued Monday from a flooded cave on day two of a unsafe rescue mission that so far has been an outrageous success. An ambulance carrying one of the boys rescued from ...More..

ANP leader Haroon Bilour among 20 martyred in Peshawar blast
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

ANP leader Haroon Bilour among 20 martyred in Peshawar blast

Local television channels broadcast live scenes of ambulances arriving at the site and rushing victims to the hospital. The Bomb Disposal Squad has confirmed that the blast was a suicide attack. The army anno...More..