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Mordant Kremlin critics fuming over Possible Russian Interpol President

Mordant Kremlin critics fuming over Possible Russian Interpol President Global police body Interpol elected Kim Jong-yang of South Korea as president on Wednesday ( November 21), beating a Russian national whose candidacy had raised concerns in Europe and the United States about the risk of Kremlin interference. [Full Article...]

Brexit Summit Is Back on After Fight Over Gibraltar Defused

Brexit Summit Is Back on After Fight Over Gibraltar Defused Meanwhile Mrs May's political difficulties at home showed no sign of abating, with speculation that Remain-leaning Cabinet ministers have begun secret talks on a Brexit "Plan B" if the deal is rejected by MPs. Mr Sanchez's words come after an European Union summit where despite his threat to vote against the Brexit withdrawal agreement , he caved in announcing "We have reached an agreement on G... [Full Article...]

22 dead as Uganda boat capsizes

22 dead as Uganda boat capsizes The sinking was gradual, however, first responders could not make it in time to save ever life on broad after the emergency call. Akiiki said the chances of finding any more survivors are diminishing after being in the waters for over 12 hours and counting. [Full Article...]

Afghanistan: Massive blast in a Mosque kills 27

Afghanistan: Massive blast in a Mosque kills 27 According to the Washington Post , some officials said a suicide bomber attacked the mosque, while others said a bomb had been planted in the mosque. President Ashraf Ghani condemned the attack as "un-Islamic" and "inhumane", and ordered an investigation. It has been a bloody week for Afghanistan after at least 55 people were killed and 94 wounded when a suicide bomber blew himself up in the ... [Full Article...]

Man Shot at New Jersey Mall on Black Friday

Man Shot at New Jersey Mall on Black Friday Several videos taken from the scene have been shared on social media showing people running, attempting to flee the mall. There was mass panic after at least two shots were heard at The Mills at Jersey Gardens shopping centre in Elizabeth, in the USA state of New Jersey . [Full Article...]

Karachi Honors Slain Police Officers After Consulate Attack

Karachi Honors Slain Police Officers After Consulate Attack Furthermore, the BLA in conjunction with another separatist group, the Baloch Liberation Front (BLF), killed two Pakistani paramilitary soldiers on October 26. In a statement, the DFA said that the country is one with the global community in denouncing all forms of terrorism. "The perpetrators of this heinous attack should be brought to justice expeditiously", India's foreign ministry said in ... [Full Article...]

Matthew Hedges: UAE Considering Clemency For British Academic Jailed For Spying

Matthew Hedges: UAE Considering Clemency For British Academic Jailed For Spying UAE Attorney General Dr Hamad Saif al-Shamsi had stated that Mr Hedges had the right to appeal. On Thursday, Hedges' wife, Daniela Tejada, told CNN's "Hala Gorani Tonight" program Thursday that "the UAE should have the sensibility and the humanity to recognize that it has been a misunderstanding and that Matt has paid for someone's lack of judgment". [Full Article...]

UK cop poisoned by Novichok speaks for first time about terrifying ordeal

UK cop poisoned by Novichok speaks for first time about terrifying ordeal He and his daughter, Yulia S. Skripal, who was visiting from Russian Federation, came into contact with it and became extremely ill, but they survived. "And I was quite sweaty and hot". He went home and it was not until two days after the Skripals had taken ill that he went to a hospital for treatment. [Full Article...]

Iran urges Muslims to unite against US, including Saudi ‘brothers’

Iran urges Muslims to unite against US, including Saudi ‘brothers’ The U.S. has been a frequent target for fiery rhetoric from Iranian leaders since the 1979 revolution that deposed the U.S. -backed shah. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, a staunch Trump ally and a bitter critic of the 2015 deal, lashed out in a statement at "the murderous Iranian regime". [Full Article...]

Antigovernment protesters clash with police in Paris

Antigovernment protesters clash with police in Paris Protesters are opposed to taxes Macron introduced a year ago on diesel and petrol which are created to encourage people to shift to more environmentally friendly transport. Elsewhere, protesters took over toll booths to let vehicles pass for free. "We're not there to be fleeced", read the slogan on one banner. Revolts against taxes have been a feature of French public life for centuries. [Full Article...]

Trump says asylum seekers to wait in Mexico, incoming government denies

Trump says asylum seekers to wait in Mexico, incoming government denies That ran contrary to The Post's account of the agreement with the incoming administration of Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, who takes office December 1. The plan, according to the newspaper, foresees thousands of migrants staying in Mexico while their asylum claims in the United States are being processed. [Full Article...]

Police Reveal They May Have Killed The Wrong Man In Alabama Shooting

Police Reveal They May Have Killed The Wrong Man In Alabama Shooting The protesters gathered at the spot at the Riverchase Galleria mall in suburban Birmingham where 21-year-old Emantic "EJ" Bradford Jr. was shot and killed by a police officer who was responding to reports of gunfire. Video circulated on social media of Bradford lying in a pool of blood on the mall floor. There are now two investigations into this shooting, with the Alabama law enforcement ... [Full Article...]

Walmart shooting suspect captured, hospitalized

Walmart shooting suspect captured, hospitalized Ocala police said in a Facebook post that the suspected shooter, a 55-year-old man, was in custody and still alive late Saturday afternoon. He had a self-inflicted gunshot wound and was hospitalized, authorities said. The victim and the gunman dated for about nine months but were now not a couple, according to Scotty Ballard. Investigators are working to speak with the victim's family about the ... [Full Article...]

Mugabe can no longer walk, says Zimbabwean president

Mugabe can no longer walk, says Zimbabwean president Former Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe has been receiving medical treatment in Singapore and is now no longer able to walk. Mugabe is now expected back in Zimbabwe on November 30. Despite being unable to walk, Mr Mnangagwa said the former leader was feeling better and would be back in the country next week. He is the founding father of the nation of Zimbabwe. [Full Article...]

Leaning Tower of Pisa continues long path toward vertical

Leaning Tower of Pisa continues long path toward vertical Nunziante Squeglia, a professor of geotechnics at the University of Pisa, works with the surveillance team. The tower now inclines away by roughly half a degree less compared to its position at the turn of the century. He told the BBC : "What counts the most is the stability of the bell tower, which is better than expected". So is it just "The Tower of Pisa"? "The climb has to be controll... [Full Article...]

Stray bullet kills Milwaukee teen who decried gun violence

Stray bullet kills Milwaukee teen who decried gun violence In the city in which I live, I hear and see examples of chaos nearly everyday". Sandra's senseless death not only took a toll on her family, but it has left a mark on so many people that have never met her, but heard her cries about violence a few years ago. [Full Article...]

Taiwan's president quits as party leader after major polls setback

Taiwan's president quits as party leader after major polls setback In the Saturday elections, the DPP lost seven of its 13 cities and counties to main opposition Nationalist Party or Kuomintang (KMT). Ahead of the vote, Tsai and DPP officials repeatedly accused China of meddling in the lead-up to the elections by operating a "fake news" campaign. [Full Article...]

‘Tactical contact’: United Kingdom police reveal ramming tactics to end moped crime epidemic

‘Tactical contact’: United Kingdom police reveal ramming tactics to end moped crime epidemic Footage released on Friday by the Met show the tactics that specially trained drivers are now able to use to reduce the need for pursuits and prevent injury occurring to offenders and members of the public. Operation Venice, which tackles moped-related crime, also uses DNA forensic tagging which sees suspects and their vehicles marked with a spray which can be spotted by UV lights up to one month ... [Full Article...]

Ukip leader defends appointing Tommy Robinson as adviser on rape gangs

Ukip leader defends appointing Tommy Robinson as adviser on rape gangs The English Defence League founder - real name Stephen Yaxley-Lennon - will advise current Ukip chief Gerard Batten on rape gangs and prison reform. That we get rid of him . Currently, Ukip has a ban on allowing former members of the British National Party and the EDL from joining the party - meaning the anti-Islam campaigner is barred. [Full Article...]

Rain slows search for remains but helps ease California fire

Rain slows search for remains but helps ease California fire Steady rain in northern California doused the state's most deadly wildfire on Friday, but it turned ash from thousands of destroyed homes into slurry, complicating work to find bodies reduced to bone fragments. "Everyone here is super committed to helping the folks here". In Southern California, more residents have returned to areas evacuated in a destructive fire as crews repaired power, te... [Full Article...]


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