Britain's Hunt says next Conservative leader must believe in Brexit

She is understood to have scrapped plans to introduce the Government's EU Withdrawal Agreement Bill, drafted to put her EU exit deal on to the statute book, next week. A number of parties have begun launching their campaigns for the European Parliame... More..

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Trump announces withdrawal from U.N. Small Arms Treaty
by | Sunday, April 28, 2019

Trump announces withdrawal from U.N. Small Arms Treaty

Dujarric says the treaty "is the only global instrument aimed at improving transparency and accountability in the worldwide arms trade". In May, 2018, Trump pulled the United States out of a 2015 global dea...More..

U.S. judge charged for aiding 'illegal' immigrant flee
by | Sunday, April 28, 2019

U.S. judge charged for aiding 'illegal' immigrant flee

Joseph has been suspended without pay , according to a Trial Court spokeswoman. Instead, the judge released the migrant and had a courtroom deputy take the man out by a back door, releasing him into the co...More..

Met Office warns Storm Hannah to hit these areas
by | Saturday, April 27, 2019

Met Office warns Storm Hannah to hit these areas

An orange wind warning has been issued for Clare, Cork, Kerry and Limerick from 4pm on Friday until 5am on Saturday . "Storm Hannah will move away from the United Kingdom during Saturday followed by a tran...More..

Woman who fell to her death at the Grand Canyon identified
by | Saturday, April 27, 2019

Woman who fell to her death at the Grand Canyon identified

She had been walking 200 to 300 feet off a trail on the canyon rim , the Associated Press reported. The helicopter and rescue team, comprised of about 15 people, recovered the body later in the afternoon. Th...More..

Boeing Hits Pause On Forecasts As 737 Max Groundings Continue
by | Saturday, April 27, 2019

Boeing Hits Pause On Forecasts As 737 Max Groundings Continue

Its fleet of 737 MAX airliners remains grounded worldwide after separate crashes in Indonesia and Ethiopia killed 346 people. Boeing said on Wednesday it sped up production of its 787 Dreamliner to 14 aircr...More..

Franklin Graham faces backlash for telling Pete Buttigieg to ‘repent’ sexuality
by | Saturday, April 27, 2019

Franklin Graham faces backlash for telling Pete Buttigieg to ‘repent’ sexuality

He said: "Franklin Graham's relentless attacks on Christians who are a part of the LGBTQ community, while excusing the very un-Christian actions of President Donald Trump , demonstrates that he has been se...More..

Prince William meets New Zealand mosque attack responders
by | Saturday, April 27, 2019

Prince William meets New Zealand mosque attack responders

Muslim youth association leader Azeem Zafarullah said it was important for the Muslim community to take part in the Anzac Day services following the mosque attacks. "I would like to say to the victims, you ar...More..

Trump doesn't want war, but could be 'lured into one': Iranian FM
by | Saturday, April 27, 2019

Trump doesn't want war, but could be 'lured into one': Iranian FM

Those waivers, which primarily affect five countries - China and India and USA treaty allies Japan , South Korea and Turkey - expire on May 2. Earlier this month, however, Moscow - which has struggled ...More..

Bernie Burned: Even Cher Thinks Prisoners Voting Goes Too Far
by | Friday, April 26, 2019

Bernie Burned: Even Cher Thinks Prisoners Voting Goes Too Far

Sanders drew flak this week after saying he would support " terrible people " behind bars having the right to vote, such as convicted Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. Kamala Harris in her own CNN...More..

Democratic voters reject their party's identity politics for 2020 election
by | Friday, April 26, 2019

Democratic voters reject their party's identity politics for 2020 election

Biden's announcement video focused on the 2017 clash between protesters and white supremacists in Charlottesville, during which Trump said there were "very fine people" on both sides. "But right now, he's the...More..

Zelenskiy Wins Ukraine's Presidential Election with 73%
by | Friday, April 26, 2019

Zelenskiy Wins Ukraine's Presidential Election with 73%

Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed a decree making it easier for residents of pro-Russian separatist controlled Donbass in East Ukraine to acquire Russian citizenship, applying further pressure to ...More..

Leeds graduate killed in Sri Lanka explosions
by | Friday, April 26, 2019

Leeds graduate killed in Sri Lanka explosions

He thanked the medical teams in Colombo and the Sri Lankan people he had encountered since. According to ABC News , the terrorist group first claimed responsibility for the attack through their Amaq news a...More..

Putin calls for six-way talks for North Korea's denuclearization
by | Friday, April 26, 2019

Putin calls for six-way talks for North Korea's denuclearization

Putin said after the talks that Kim was open to denuclearization. Dmitri Trenin, the director of the Carnegie Moscow Center, said ahead of Thursday's talks that Putin would try to encourage Kim to continue...More..

Khamenei appoints new chief commander for Iran's Guards
by | Thursday, April 25, 2019

Khamenei appoints new chief commander for Iran's Guards

Gen. Mohammed Ali Jafari, who led the force for 11 years. Born in 1957 and majoring in architecture before the 1979 Islamic revolution, Jafari became a member of the Guards in 1981 and was promoted to the corps...More..

European elections: Brexit Party's Nigel Farage comes to Clacton
by | Thursday, April 25, 2019

European elections: Brexit Party's Nigel Farage comes to Clacton

Writing in the Daily Express, she said: I am standing for the Brexit Party in order that I may campaign vigorously and convince my fellow voters that this time it is imperative to fire a very loud warning sho...More..

Trump Says White House Aides Should Not Testify to Congress
by | Thursday, April 25, 2019

Trump Says White House Aides Should Not Testify to Congress

Political partisans (and pundits, too, for that matter) might relish the conflict, but voters largely hoped that the Mueller report would put an end to this particular inside-the-Beltway feud and shift focus ...More..

Asos billionaire loses three children in Sri Lanka attacks
by | Thursday, April 25, 2019

Asos billionaire loses three children in Sri Lanka attacks

However, spokesman Jesper Stubkier gave no details to the Associated Press in an emailed response to a query on the matter and said the company had no further comment. The Instagram post has since been fl...More..

Sri Lankan police arrests foreigner over suspected links to bombers
by | Thursday, April 25, 2019

Sri Lankan police arrests foreigner over suspected links to bombers

After being interrogated, the suspect gave investigators the name of a man he trained in Sri Lanka , who is associated with the local extremist group, the NTJ, the source said. Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesi...More..

Pakistan, Iran to Set Up Joint Security Force
by | Thursday, April 25, 2019

Pakistan, Iran to Set Up Joint Security Force

Prime Minister Imran Khan's public acknowledgement in Tehran that terrorists had in the past misused Pakistani territory to undertake attacks against Iran, and other statements concerning foreign countries...More..

by | Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Sri Lanka bombings: Government apologises for failure to act on intelligence tip-off

Canada is home to roughly 150,000 people of Sri Lankan or mixed Sri Lankan descent, majority in Ontario, according to 2016 figures from Statistics Canada. Police also found 87 bomb detonators at a Colombo bus s...More..

Rachel Johnson to stand as European election candidate for Change UK
by | Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Rachel Johnson to stand as European election candidate for Change UK

The country will now not withdraw from the bloc potentially until Oct 31, prolonging the political uncertainty, to the dismay of business leaders. Theresa May has effectively set a deadline for talks with La...More..

Jussie Smollett's Lawyers Hit With Defamation Lawsuit by Osundairo Brothers
by | Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Jussie Smollett's Lawyers Hit With Defamation Lawsuit by Osundairo Brothers

This is when lawyers for the Osundairo brothers say Smollett's attorneys "doubled down" on "untrue" statements that the brothers were behind the "criminally homophobic, racist, and violent attack " against Smo...More..

State Visit to the United Kingdom by President Trump confirmed for June
by | Wednesday, April 24, 2019

State Visit to the United Kingdom by President Trump confirmed for June

Currently, Prime Minister May finds herself in a political mess over her mostly incompetent handling of Brexit. The White House said Trump will also hold a bilateral meeting with Macron to "reinforce cont...More..

Vladimir Putin to host Kim Jong Un 'soon' for summit in Russian Federation
by | Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Vladimir Putin to host Kim Jong Un 'soon' for summit in Russian Federation

South Korea's foreign ministry said it understood the agenda would include Russia-North Korea relations, denuclearisation, and regional cooperation. Kim is accompanied by senior officials including Foreign M...More..