World News

US Has ‘Addiction To Sanctions’, Says Iran

US Has ‘Addiction To Sanctions’, Says Iran

The Western-backed shah was toppled in Iran's 1979 Islamic Revolution. As Iran marks the anniversary of the notorious USA - and UK-engineered coup, observers say Washington is still pursuing the pol...

by · World News

Ice cream that looks like real puppies

They're only able to make about 100 puppies a day. Thie video shows that the ice-cream moulds of Shar-Pei puppies are so realistic, they nearly look too authentic to devour. Each costs between $110 ...

by · World News
Brazilians attack Venezuelan immigrants in border town

Brazilians attack Venezuelan immigrants in border town

Peru and Ecuador are halting immigrants at the border by requiring them to present passports - which many lack - instead of identity cards. Brazil's President Michel Temer called an emergency meetin...

by · World News
Metro Vancouver air quality advisory continues this week

Metro Vancouver air quality advisory continues this week

Pendleton, Ore. had the worst air quality in the country Tuesday, coming in at 201 AQI, which is considered very unhealthy . According to the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ), air q...

by · World News

President Trump Begs John Brennan to Sue Him

Trump was referring to the investigation of Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election, now being led by special counsel Robert Mueller . Following the president's announcement, almost 20...

by · World News
North Korea's Kim criticises his country's health sector

North Korea's Kim criticises his country's health sector

A new report published late on Monday by the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) listed ongoing efforts at various nuclear facilities, including the Yongbyon power plant that is believed to prod...

by · World News
Nazi guard Palij deported by U.S. to Germany

Nazi guard Palij deported by U.S. to Germany

Attorney General Jeff Sessions said in a statement . She tweeted: 'For many years a Nazi forced labor camp guard had been living in NY - a bad injustice. The 95-year-old also served as an armed...

by · World News
Accused Russian agent moved from DC to Virginia jail for undisclosed reasons

Accused Russian agent moved from DC to Virginia jail for undisclosed reasons

Until her arrest on July 15, Butina was active in District of Columbia politics. Butina is a Russian gun rights supporter who developed a network of Republican contacts while studying at American ...

by · World News

Accused former Nazi guard arrested, deported to Germany

Palij became a USA citizen in 1957, but in 2001 admitted to Justice Department investigators his past role as a Nazi labor camp guard in German-occupied Poland. Its most notorious camp guard was Joh...

by · World News
Nervous Korean families wait to be reunited

Nervous Korean families wait to be reunited

Sobbing, Ri took out a family photo and pointed to his father, Lee's husband, who died in North Korea. "Uncles, take my deep bow", said Seo Soon-gyo (55), as her 87-year-old father, Seo Jin-ho, met ...

by · World News
China will sympathise with Malaysia's fiscal problems: Mahathir

China will sympathise with Malaysia's fiscal problems: Mahathir

Meanwhile, Chinese state media have glossed over the canceled projects and described Mahathir's visit as "firming up" China-Malaysia ties, pointing to cooperation deals signed for palm oil, rubber, ...

by · World News
Another round of storms Tuesday before cooler drier air moves in

Another round of storms Tuesday before cooler drier air moves in

Some of the storms could be strong as the front moves through. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain with new rainfall amounts of up to a half-inch possible. It will be partly to mostly cloudy i...

by · World News
Two Charged With Espionage For Taking Pictures Of Jewish Facilities In US

Two Charged With Espionage For Taking Pictures Of Jewish Facilities In US

Justice Department and U.S. attorney's office of the District. -Iranian citizen, and Majid Ghorbani, an Iranian citizen and resident of California-"with allegedly acting on behalf of the government ...

by · World News
KL hunts for missing radioactive device, SE Asia News & Top Stories

KL hunts for missing radioactive device, SE Asia News & Top Stories

In reality though, the danger the RDD presents can not be understated, as the industrial radiography equipment contains the radioactive isotope Iridium-192, which emits beta and gamma radiation as it ...

by · World News
Deaths reported after flash flood hits hikers in Calabria, Italy

Deaths reported after flash flood hits hikers in Calabria, Italy

The boy suffered hypothermia and was among six people who were injured, the agency said. ItalyÕs civil protection agency says at least five people have been killed when a rain-swollen river flooded ...

by · World News
USA responsible for ending the Korean War: North Korea

USA responsible for ending the Korean War: North Korea

But the summit agreement lacked details on how to achieve that goal, and Pompeo and his team of negotiators have struggled since then to win concrete action on this front from their North Korean count...

by · World News
Eid al-Adha 2018: When is Bakra Eid? Importance and its significance

Eid al-Adha 2018: When is Bakra Eid? Importance and its significance

A Muslim is supposed to share his sacrifice into three parts, a third for his family, the other to his acquaintances and the last as gift to other people. God's command was a test to see if the Prophe...

by · World News
Taiwan loses another diplomatic ally as El Salvador switches to Beijing

Taiwan loses another diplomatic ally as El Salvador switches to Beijing

This year China's aviation authority demanded foreign airlines, including American Airlines, Air Canada, Lufthansa, British Airways, and Qantas to change any descriptions of Taiwan as a non-Chinese ...

by · World News
Several Police Wounded In Chechnya Attacks Claimed By IS

Several Police Wounded In Chechnya Attacks Claimed By IS

A stabbing attack, suicide bombing and auto ramming targeting police officers in Russia's Republic of Chechnya on Monday were carried out by radicalized teenagers, four of whom were eliminated and o...

by · World News
London tube station shooting injures three people

London tube station shooting injures three people

Witnesses said they heard three shots outside Kennet West Skills Centre in Maida Vale as a motorbike rider took aim at a white vehicle. Scotland Yard said it was waiting for a full assessment of the v...

by · World News
Rocket Attack On Kabul During Ghani's Eid Ceremony

Rocket Attack On Kabul During Ghani's Eid Ceremony

Unconfirmed reports indicate at least two rockets landed close to the Presidential Palace. Several rockets exploded near the diplomatic area in Kabul. The area where the rockets hit is one of the mo...

by · World News
India's flood-hit Kerala faces huge clean-up, fear of disease

India's flood-hit Kerala faces huge clean-up, fear of disease

According to Times of India reports around 6,61,887 people are staying in 3,466 relief camps across the state. Thousands of people are taking shelter in small camps in the coastal town of Alappuzh...

by · World News
Man charged with murder in deaths of pregnant wife, kids

Man charged with murder in deaths of pregnant wife, kids

Their bodies were later found on property owned by Anadarko Petroleum Company, where Christopher Watts worked as an operator up until the day of his arrest. The family's causes of death have not b...

by · World News
Australian prime minister declares leadership open - spokesman

Australian prime minister declares leadership open - spokesman

Moments later, Turnbull emerged victorious, taking 48 votes to Dutton's 35 in the spill contest. HOME Affairs Minister Peter Dutton has resigned from the government frontbench. Malcolm Turnbull e...

by · World News
China complains about Pentagon report, says it is 'pure guesswork'

China complains about Pentagon report, says it is 'pure guesswork'

China, as a facilitator of world peace, a contributor to global development and a maintainer of worldwide order, has firmly taken the path of peaceful development and steadfastly pursued a national de...

by · World News
Trump Renews Attack on Media As News Outlets Push Back

Trump Renews Attack on Media As News Outlets Push Back

The Morning News of Savannah, Georgia, said it was a confidant, not an enemy, to the people. They purposely cause great division & distrust. They also admit they're not ideal but when a mistake is...

by · World News
White House Counsel Has Spoken to Mueller for 30 Hours

White House Counsel Has Spoken to Mueller for 30 Hours

Mueller's investigators have uncovered several instances of Trump campaign contacts with Russia, including a mid-2016 meeting at Trump Tower in NY in which Trump's oldest son, Donald Trump Jr., met ...

by · World News
Smoky skies, poor air from wildfires return to Northwest

Smoky skies, poor air from wildfires return to Northwest

Smoke could worsen into unhealthy levels by Monday, the agency said. The national air monitoring group AirNow released a map Sunday showing conditions in Washington and, directly north of the bord...

by · World News
Elderly South Koreans to reunite with relatives in North

Elderly South Koreans to reunite with relatives in North

Some struggled to recognise family not glimpsed in more than 60 years. Kim Dal-in, 92, asked his sister, Yu Dok, after gazing at her briefly in silence. Many are taking gifts like clothes, medicine an...

by · World News
Putin laments death of former United Nations chief

Putin laments death of former United Nations chief

According to a statement released by his foundation , Annan passed away at a hospital in Bern, Switzerland after a short illness at the age of 80. "Son of Africa but citizen of the world, Kofi Anna...

by · World News

Teen Seen Pushing Girl Off Bridge In Viral Video Now Facing Charges

The Washington teen who admits to pushing her friend off a 60-foot bridge now faces a criminal charge . Footage of the incident was uploaded to social media and quickly went viral. "The bill that w...

by · World News
State funeral held in Genoa for bridge collapse victims

State funeral held in Genoa for bridge collapse victims

Prosecutors have said they are focusing either on possible design flaws or inadequate maintenance. Castellucci declined to talk about the government's stance. President Sergio Mattarella paused in s...

by · World News
Superdry co-founder gives £1m to People’s Vote campaign on Brexit

Superdry co-founder gives £1m to People’s Vote campaign on Brexit

Britain will publish on Thursday the first of a series of technical notices created to help people and businesses prepare for a no-deal scenario and Raab will give a speech outlining how the governmen...

by · World News
Shots fired at gate of U.S. Embassy in Turkey

Shots fired at gate of U.S. Embassy in Turkey

No casualties were reported. A day earlier, Turkey said it was increasing tariffs on imports of certain U.S. products in response to American sanctions on Ankara that caused the value of the lira to...

by · World News
Malaysia hopes China will sympathize with its fiscal woes

Malaysia hopes China will sympathize with its fiscal woes

The message from the Malaysian government to businessmen is clear: No more cronyism and no more " kautim " (Cantonese for "all settled") culture.Speaking to Malaysian businessmen assembled in Beijing...

by · World News