Thursday, August 15, 2019

US moves to block release of Iranian vessel in Gibraltar

The US has applied to seize an Iranian tanker in Gibraltar commandeered by British Royal Marines in the Mediterranean last month, a judge...

'The people have power': Kenya's gang leader turned community builder

George Okewa once terrorised his community. Spurred on by violence, drink and drugs, he believed that one day his lifestyle would cause his...

Nora Quoirin died of intestinal bleeding from hunger and stress after a WEEK in...

NORA Quoirin was alive for a week before dying from hunger and stress - but there was no sign she was raped or...

British dual national Kameel Ahmady detained in Iran

A British-Iranian anthropologist who studies controversial topics such as child marriage and female genital mutilation (FGM) in the Islamic Republic has been detained...

UK government gets backlash for featuring anti-knife crime campaign on fried chicken boxes

The British government has been mocked and criticized for putting advertisements meant to discourage knife crime on boxes of takeout fried chicken, according to multiple reports.The United...

Donald Trump warns China to ‘work humanely with Hong Kong’ if it wants trade...

DONALD Trump warned China to work “humanely” with Hong Kong if it wants a trade deal and invited President Xi for a meeting...

Fraud victims called ‘morons’ and ‘psychos’ by call centre staff posing as police

FRAUD victims are being mocked as “morons” and “psychos” by call centre staff pretending to be police officers, it was revealed yesterday. An undercover...

Arron Banks jokes about Greta Thunberg and 'freak yachting accidents'

Arron Banks has been criticised after he appeared to wish harm upon Greta Thunberg as the 16-year-old activist set sail across the Atlantic...

UN anti-racism panel challenges Palestinians on alleged 'schoolbook hate'

A United Nations body challenged the Palestinian Authority’s record on fighting racism and anti-Semitism on Tuesday, in what some organizations called “a rare move.”At...

Shah Faesal: India detains Kashmir politician at airport

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7 years after journalist Austin Tice was abducted in Syria, relatives fight for awareness

Seven years ago Wednesday, journalist and Marine Corps veteran Austin Tice was detained at a checkpoint in Syria and kidnapped. A short video was...

How squeaky clean Placido Domingo’s reputation could be ruined by a string of sexual...

HE was the only ­member of the world- famous Three Tenors who seemed untainted by scandal – but now ­Placido Domingo finds himself...

Jewish man attacked in Berlin as Germany sees rise in anti-Semitic crimes

Police in Germany are investigating an attack on a 55-year old Jewish man by two men in Berlin Tuesday night, local media reported.The DW reported that the victim...

Dow Jones plunges 800 points as recession fears rattle markets

Signs of a global economic slowdown roiled the markets on Wednesday as shares dived and investors fled to bonds with such intensity that...

Chinese tech giant apologizes for saying typhoon killed 99 million people

China’s largest video streaming giant, Tencent Video, apologized Wednesday for saying Typhoon Lekima killed everyone in Shandong, a province which has about 99...

US Democrats send Brexit shockwave warning Boris they’ll block UK-US trade deal if Good...

DEMOCRATS in the US have said they will block any UK-US trade deal if the existing Good Friday Agreement is threatened in any...

British-Iranian academic Kameel Ahmady is arrested in Tehran on mystery charges

A dual British-Iranian national who has studied child marriage and female genital mutilation in the Islamic Republic has been arrested in Iran on...

US commerce secretary says Hong Kong protests are an 'internal matter' – live

Pelosi was restating the entrenched position of congressional Democrats and many Republicans in the wake of remarks made by Donald Trump’s national...

Ibiza: British man dies in climbing accident at beauty spot cove

British man, 25, dies in climbing accident at beauty spot cove...

Nora Quoirin: Parents' anguish as cause of death is still unknown

Results of a post-mortem examination on tragic teenager Nora Quoirin has been delayed by at least a day, police in Malaysia said today. Chief...

Little St James Island footage reveals the details of Jeffrey Epstein's secluded pedophile retreat

Stunning new drone footage has emerged of Jeffrey Epstein's private Caribbean island, revealing close-up details of the secluded islet where the financier allegedly...

Little St James Island footage reveals the details of Jeffrey Epstein's secluded pedophile retreat

Stunning new drone footage has emerged of Jeffrey Epstein's private Caribbean island, revealing close-up details of the secluded islet where the financier allegedly...

Jeffrey Epstein: Rage of Virginia Roberts' father

Ghislaine Maxwell must be ‘hunted down’ to face questions over the Jeffrey Epstein ‘sex slave’ scandal, the father of an alleged victim demanded yesterday.In...

Kung Fu star Jackie Chan expresses his loyalty to Beijing while commenting on Hong...

Hong Kong Kung Fu star Jackie Chan has expressed his loyalty to the Communist Party after being asked about the ongoing unrest that has left...

Malaysian police searching for cause of death in case of missing British teen found...

Malaysian police have yet to identify a definitive cause of death for a 15-year-old British teen who was found naked beside a small stream,...