World News

Facebook Can Be Forced to Remove Content Worldwide — EU Court

Facebook Can Be Forced to Remove Content Worldwide — EU Court

A statement on behalf of the ECJ also declared that European Union states can order internet companies to block access to "information [deemed unlawful] worldwide within the framework of the relevan...

by · World News
Trump says he'll likely sue some people over Mueller probe

Trump says he'll likely sue some people over Mueller probe

Prime Minister Boris Johnson, Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte and Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison urging their "continued cooperation with Attorney General Barr as the Department of Jus...

by · World News
Jagmeet Singh told to ‘cut off’ turban while campaigning in Montreal

Jagmeet Singh told to ‘cut off’ turban while campaigning in Montreal

A Canadian political leader has been told to cut off his turban to look more Canadian during a campaign stop. NDP leader Jagmeet Singh, who was last in Thunder Bay at the end of July, is scheduled t...

by · World News
Northern Ireland abortion law to breach human rights, court rules

Northern Ireland abortion law to breach human rights, court rules

She decided it was not right that another young woman would be required to pursue litigation and face the same "trauma and pain" in the future. The judge said she would follow a previous Supreme Cou...

by · World News
'HOMICIDAL ENERGIZER BUNNY': Missouri executes man convicted of killing ex-girlfriend's lover

'HOMICIDAL ENERGIZER BUNNY': Missouri executes man convicted of killing ex-girlfriend's lover

Tuesday. Governor Mike Parson, a Republican who supports the death penalty, turned down the request yesterday morning. A convicted murder with a rare medical condition was set to be executed on Tu...

by · World News
Man Sues Wife's Lover, Wins $750K

Man Sues Wife's Lover, Wins $750K

Kevin Howard , from the USA state of North Carolina , was gutted when he realised that the woman he'd been married to for 12 years was having an affair. In order to win, Mills explained, the victim h...

by · World News
Calif. tech executive found dead after kidnapping, sheriff’s office says

Calif. tech executive found dead after kidnapping, sheriff’s office says

According to a witness inside the home on the 3000 block of Pleasure Point Drive where the alleged kidnapping occurred, Tushar Atre was abducted by more than one suspect around 3 a.m. "This neighb...

by · World News
Apple rejects Hong Kong maps app for App Store

Apple rejects Hong Kong maps app for App Store

Critics feared this could undermine the city's judicial independence and endanger dissidents. The city is also set to enact an emergency law to ban face masks at rallies, according to a local media so...

by · World News
Australian police officer investigated over wombat stoning

Australian police officer investigated over wombat stoning

The confronting clip shows the topless man launching rocks at the wombat along an Eyre Peninsula dirt track at night, only visible thanks to the lights of a 4WD in close pursuit behind. "I want to rea...

by · World News
Pompeo accuses House panel of trying to 'bully' State Department

Pompeo accuses House panel of trying to 'bully' State Department

He said records that have been requested are subject to restrictions relating to classified information and other executive branch privileges. The officials spoke on condition of anonymity to discus...

by · World News
Employee kills 4 officers at Paris police HQ

Employee kills 4 officers at Paris police HQ

He says he can't remember an attack on police officers of this magnitude. Interior minister Christophe Castaner, who was due to visit Turkey later on Thursday, has postponed his trip to visit the sc...

by · World News
Democratic Leaders Accuse Trump of 'Incitement to Violence'

Democratic Leaders Accuse Trump of 'Incitement to Violence'

Trump made his request to Zelenskiy shortly after he had frozen almost $400 million in US aid to Ukraine . This is a blatant effort to intimidate witnesses. The inquiry could lead to approval of arti...

by · World News
Amber Guyger’s offensive text messages are introduced at her sentencing

Amber Guyger’s offensive text messages are introduced at her sentencing

The judge allowed and said yes, the he was seen hugging and comforting Guyger in the court, turning everyone emotional, including the judge who was seen wiping her tears. Critics noted that would al...

by · World News
Democrats move quickly with impeachment inquiry against Trump

Democrats move quickly with impeachment inquiry against Trump

Trump has likened the whistleblower to a spy and called for his or her identity to be made public, although by law whistleblowers are protected. They said he wisely did not interfere with USA domest...

by · World News
United States slaps 25% tariff on Scotch whisky

United States slaps 25% tariff on Scotch whisky

European Commission spokesperson Daniel Rosario said Thursday that the European Union regretted the U.S. decision, adding that the bloc would respond with similar measures. It could also result in t...

by · World News
Climate activists spray UK finance ministry with fake blood

Climate activists spray UK finance ministry with fake blood

Hanging from the vehicle was a sign that read "STOP FUNDING CLIMATE DEATH". One demonstrator said the liquid was simply red food dye mixed with water and could easily be washed off. "It doesn't see ...

by · World News
Trump hits out at Pelosi over impeachment inquiry

Trump hits out at Pelosi over impeachment inquiry

I don't see much reciprocity here. "White House officials told me that they were "directed" by White House lawyers to remove the electronic transcript from the computer system in which such transcri...

by · World News
US Officials Are Worried About Turkey Foray Into Syria

US Officials Are Worried About Turkey Foray Into Syria

It set an end-September deadline for action. "There is no other choice but to act on our own", Erdogan said at the parliament's opening ceremony in Ankara . "We must take steps to clear the terrorist...

by · World News
Bernie Sanders hospitalised for heart procedure and cancels campaign events

Bernie Sanders hospitalised for heart procedure and cancels campaign events

With two health issues in the year, Sanders' health and suitability for office should stand in question . The Sanders campaign said his overall total haul for the White House contest now stands at ...

by · World News
British PM Boris Johnson Leaves Downing Street Ahead of Commons Statement

British PM Boris Johnson Leaves Downing Street Ahead of Commons Statement

The European Parliament's Brexit steering group also dismissed what it called "these last-minute proposals" as neither "credible (or) legally operable". "It does not contain any decent solution for ...

by · World News
Democrats say Trump administration used misinformation to attack United States diplomat

Democrats say Trump administration used misinformation to attack United States diplomat

Mr Trump's opponents say he was pressuring a vulnerable USA ally to interfere in the 2020 U.S. election for the United States president's personal benefit. The State Department said that Volker has ...

by · World News
150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi celebrated in Baku

150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi celebrated in Baku

On the occasion of Mahatma Gandhi's 150th birth anniversary , Dubai's inconic skyscraper, Burj Khalifa was lit up with the images of the " Father of the Nation ". The prime minister was visiting Gand...

by · World News
Somalia: US training base hit in jihadist attack

Somalia: US training base hit in jihadist attack

The base functions as a training camp for Somalian soldiers, while the town's airport is used to launch USA drone attacks against the al-Shabaab terrorist organization. The attack hit a part of the ba...

by · World News
Deliberations set to resume in Dallas ex-cop’s murder trial

Deliberations set to resume in Dallas ex-cop’s murder trial

Guyger shot and killed Botham Jean , an unarmed 26-year-old neighbor in his own apartment last year. Will she be convicted of murder or the lesser offense of manslaughter? Family members are expe...

by · World News
Pakistan extends invitation to Taliban Political Commission in Doha for visit: FO

Pakistan extends invitation to Taliban Political Commission in Doha for visit: FO

The FM said Prime Minister Imran Khan in his recent meeting with US President Donald Trump had also emphasized the need for resumption of Afghan peace talks. "We're still hoping and trying to get the ...

by · World News
Hundreds arrested after fresh Indonesia legal-reforms protests

Hundreds arrested after fresh Indonesia legal-reforms protests

Protesters are enraged that the outgoing Parliament passed a law last month that reduces the authority of the Corruption Eradication Commission, a key body in fighting endemic graft in the country and...

by · World News
Boris Johnson to present 'final' Brexit offer to EU

Boris Johnson to present 'final' Brexit offer to EU

The plan, according to leaked reports, involves creating not one hard border, but two "soft" borders - a regulatory border between Britain and Northern Ireland in the Irish Sea for four years and cu...

by · World News
Rights groups demand justice on Khashoggi murder anniversary

Rights groups demand justice on Khashoggi murder anniversary

His remains have never been found. But the mastermind of the murder and the whereabouts of the victim's body remain unknown. Callamard said be it Saudi Arabia or individuals, no one can get away wit...

by · World News
Trump impeachment probe gains steam with briefing, depositions

Trump impeachment probe gains steam with briefing, depositions

But Democrats said the top United States diplomat was "stonewalling" the investigation and, according to media reports, scheduled interviews with at least two of the diplomats who had direct involve...

by · World News
Meghan Markle files legal claim against newspaper over letter publication

Meghan Markle files legal claim against newspaper over letter publication

The official statement announced the couple's lawsuit against the Mail on Sunday as well as its parent company, Associated Newspapers , alleging the United Kingdom tabloid illegally published a p...

by · World News
Snowfall warning issued for Calgary, 25 cm of snow expected by Monday

Snowfall warning issued for Calgary, 25 cm of snow expected by Monday

Strathcona-Tweedsmuir also cancelled classes. Some schools in Montana took their earliest snow day in memory Monday after a blizzard dumped several feet of snow, while plunging temperatures threaten...

by · World News
Iraq reopens Al Qaim border crossing with Syria

Iraq reopens Al Qaim border crossing with Syria

Kazem Al-Aqabi, head of the Iraqi border crossing authority, as well as Syria's Interior Minister Mohammad Rahmoun, inaugurated the border reopening ceremony. "The opening of the Bukamal-Qaim crossing...

by · World News
Duterte leaves for Russian Federation

Duterte leaves for Russian Federation

He was also welcomed by Deputy Director of the State Protocol Department Andrey Igorevich, and Third Asian Department Deputy Director Anatoly Borovik. The Philippines and Russian Federation have pursu...

by · World News
Child killed, eight people injured in renewed Baghdad protests

Child killed, eight people injured in renewed Baghdad protests

Five killed, hundreds more wounded after two days of protesting shake the country. Five people were killed overall and at least 132 wounded on Wednesday in renewed nationwide clashes between demonst...

by · World News
USA urges Pyongyang to quit provoking

USA urges Pyongyang to quit provoking

The call comes as the North on Wednesday fired what appears to be a submarine-launched ballistic missile which landed in waters within Japan's exclusive economic zone. It reached an altitude of 910 ki...

by · World News