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Israel Defence Minister Lieberman resigns over Gaza ceasefire

Israel Defence Minister Lieberman resigns over Gaza ceasefire Elections are not due until November 2019, but Lieberman's resignation increases the likelihood of an earlier vote. Palestinian rebel groups in the Gaza Strip have announced an Egyptian-brokered ceasefire with Israel after a severe escalation of violence threatened to descend into full-blown war. [Full Article...]

Saudi Crown Prince meets families of servicemen killed in line of duty

Saudi Crown Prince meets families of servicemen killed in line of duty The New York Times reported earlier this week that a member of the Saudi hit team, sent to the consulate to kill Khashoggi on 2 October, told a superior over the phone to "tell your boss" that the operation had been accomplished. Officials in Turkey have repeatedly called on the Saudi government to take responsibility and to hold those responsible of the murder accountable. Asked again if t... [Full Article...]

Mourning dog waits for 80 days in road where owner died

Mourning dog waits for 80 days in road where owner died Showing once again why dogs are more loyal than humans can ever hope to be, a poor pop in the Inner Mongolian capital of Hohhot has touched hearts around China by sitting in the middle of the street for the past 80 days, awaiting the return of its owner who tragically died in a vehicle crash. [Full Article...]

Aug San Suu Kyi betrayed the values she once stood for

Aug San Suu Kyi betrayed the values she once stood for Since Aung San Suu Kyi became the de facto leader of Myanmar's civilian-led government in April 2016, her administration has been actively involved in the commission or perpetuation of multiple human rights violations. Refugees have given detailed and horrific testimony of murder, rape, torture and arson. Aung San Suu Kyi's arrival in Singapore came a day after Amnesty International strip... [Full Article...]

Myanmar: Bangladesh set to start repatriating Rohingya

Myanmar: Bangladesh set to start repatriating Rohingya Under this agreement, five thousand Rohingyas have to return to Myanmar. Another Bangladeshi official from the disaster management ministry said Bangladesh would not use force to repatriate the refugees, many of whom live in squalid refugee camps in southeastern Cox's Bazar district. [Full Article...]

North Korea missile bases REVEALED in shock satellite images

North Korea missile bases REVEALED in shock satellite images Kim took exception to a New York Times article on the report that said North Korea was engaging in "great deception", saying that the North has never promised to dismantle a short-range ballistic missile base 135 kilometers (84 miles) northwest of Seoul that was highlighted by CSIS . [Full Article...]

Donald Trump ridicules France's Emmanuel Macron as relations sour

Donald Trump ridicules France's Emmanuel Macron as relations sour Trump also blasted Emmanuel Macron over the French president's call for a European army, a proposal the United States leader earlier had dubbed "insulting". Mr Trump tweeted that French tariffs on American wine is "not fair, must change!" President Trump isn't ready to forgive the "French diss" served up over the weekend by President Emmanuel Macron . [Full Article...]

Reported hate crimes surged by 17 percent in USA previous year

Reported hate crimes surged by 17 percent in USA previous year Hate crimes in the United States jumped 17 percent in 2017, with a huge 37 percent spike in anti-Semitic attacks, marking the third year in a row that such attacks have increased, according to Federal Bureau of Investigation data released on Tuesday. [Full Article...]

GoFundMe push raises thousands for Bourke Street hero, ‘trolley man’ Michael Rogers

GoFundMe push raises thousands for Bourke Street hero, ‘trolley man’ Michael Rogers Mr Malaspina's family has accepted the offer of a state funeral for the much-loved 74-year-old, who was out for his daily walk when he was stabbed to death in Friday's terror attack. Mr Rogers told a witness his efforts were "just instinctive to help the police protect the safety of others". Somali-Australians on Saturday denounced Shire Ali's actions , saying the "African-Australian community ... [Full Article...]

Rightwing author Jerome Corsi: I expect Mueller to indict me

Rightwing author Jerome Corsi: I expect Mueller to indict me Mueller's team is now investigating whether the Trump campaign collaborated with Russian Federation to influence the outcome of the 2016 USA presidential election , and Farage is one of President Donald Trump's staunchest supporters overseas. [Full Article...]

Florida recount off to rocky start

Florida recount off to rocky start Zimmerman was referring to a history of vote-count mishaps in Broward County, which has been cited by Nelson and others since Election Day. "We have the expectation that they comply with the law to prevent fraud, so, my focus right now is getting the Florida department of law enforcement in there to review, to make sure that we end up with a free and fair election", Scott said. [Full Article...]

Trump may oust national security deputy over feud with Melania, say sources

Trump may oust national security deputy over feud with Melania, say sources The first lady has also suspected Ricardel of being behind several negative press stories about her. "It is the position of the Office of the First Lady that [Ricardel] no longer deserves the honor of serving in this White House ", Stephanie Grisham, the first lady's communications director, said in a statement. [Full Article...]

Boris Johnson vows to vote against proposed Brexit deal

Boris Johnson vows to vote against proposed Brexit deal Here are some of the questions being asked about the draft agreement which Downing Street says has been reached by negotiators in Brussels. Boris regularly made the claim , writing in the Sun before the vote: "It is a tragedy that the European Union - that body long ago established with the high and noble motive of making another war impossible - is itself beginning to stifle democracy, in th... [Full Article...]

GALLERY: Remembrance Sunday Oxfordshire in 119 photos

GALLERY: Remembrance Sunday Oxfordshire in 119 photos Guy Chapdelaine, the military's most senior chaplain, intoned as the crowd stood silently. "Let us promote the values of peace and justice for which our soldiers have given so much", she added. "Even at home there's still conflict of every kind, everywhere: in our own communities, abroad, everybody. The war is over!' and of course they didn't believe me", he said at the Montreal ceremony. [Full Article...]

SC agrees to review Sabarimala verdict in open court on Jan 22

SC agrees to review Sabarimala verdict in open court on Jan 22 BJP president Amit Shah extended his support for devotees who protested at Sabarimala temple against the entry of women between the age group of 10 to 50 earlier this month. The practise is therefore not derogatory to the dignity of women, it is argued. "The government is left with no other option but to implement the Supreme Court order". [Full Article...]

Death toll in Northern California's massive wildfire rises to 29

Death toll in Northern California's massive wildfire rises to 29 On Sunday, a fire engine crew searching homes in Paradise found two sets of remains in the smoking ruins of a home and placed bits of charred bone in body bags. The devastation was so complete in some neighbourhoods that "it's very hard to determine whether or not there may be human remains there", Mr Honea said. [Full Article...]

French Army seemingly trolls Trump for rain no-show

French Army seemingly trolls Trump for rain no-show The president was dazzled last year by the 2017 Bastille Day parade in Paris , and he notified defense officials he wanted a display like that for Veterans Day the following year, reported CNN. "You're very smart people ". "Patriotism is the exact opposite of nationalism ", Macron said. The names of 1,060 more Americans who went missing and whose bodies were not recovered are also engraved on... [Full Article...]

Make Khashoggi killers accountable, Pompeo tells Saudi prince

Make Khashoggi killers accountable, Pompeo tells Saudi prince The top U.S. diplomat has previously said Khashoggi's killing "violates the norms of worldwide law", and that the USA was reviewing possible sanctions on individuals identified as having been involved. "Let us not forget that this case would have been already covered up had it not been for Turkey's determined efforts", he said, insisting that "evidence pertaining to the Khashoggi murder has also... [Full Article...]

European Union foreign ministers in Brussels for Brexit update

European Union foreign ministers in Brussels for Brexit update As Brexit talks reach the end-game, RTE and BBC Northern Ireland teamed up for a special live Brexit programme on Monday night. Mrs May's future at PM is now married to her succesfully pushing through a deal - with her strategy triggering a number of high profile resignations this year from within her own Cabinet. [Full Article...]

Trump goes on rant attacking journalists April Ryan and Jim Acosta

Trump goes on rant attacking journalists April Ryan and Jim Acosta CNN is suing President Donald Trump and a number of his top aides for barring reporter Jim Acosta from the White House. Two battled until Trump called him "a rude, awful person" and said , " CNN should be ashamed of itself". White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders has released a statement accusing Acosta of "placing his hands on a young woman just trying to do her job as a Whit... [Full Article...]


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