Category: World

Cruises From Hell Passengers Describe Moment They Almost Drowned After Leaping Into The Sea To Escape Flames On Burning Ship

A TRAUMATISED mum has told of the moment she was sucked underneath a burning cruise ship when a dream Thai getaway turned into a nightmare. Gina Moss was holidaying in...

Egypts Sisi Orders Gaza Border Opened For Ramadan Twitter Account

CAIRO – Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi ordered on Thursday that the Rafah border crossing with the Gaza Strip be opened for the whole of the Muslim holy...

New Us Sanctions Hit At Hezbollah-linked Financier Companies

WASHINGTON – The United States sought on Thursday to further choke off funding sources for Iranian-backed Hezbollah, imposing sanctions on its representative to...

Trump Says Animals Comment Refers To Criminals Mexico Protests

WASHINGTON/MEXICO CITY – U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he was referring to criminal gangs when he called some illegal immigrants...

Us Urges Venezuela To Release Us Citizen After Prison Riot

WASHINGTON – The United States is worried about the safety of U.S. citizens held in Venezuela after a riot at a prison there on Wednesday and has appealed again...

Italian Parties Agree Government Program Say No Threat To Euro

ROME – Italy’s two anti-establishment parties agreed the basis for a governing accord on Thursday that would slash taxes, ramp up welfare spending and pose...

Brazils Wealthy Farm Belt Backs Trump-like Presidential Candidate

CAMPO NOVO DO PARECIS, Brazil – A right-wing Brazilian presidential candidate who compares himself to Donald Trump is attracting support across Brazil’s farm...

Syrias Assad Flies To Russia For Talks With Putin Kremlin

MOSCOW – Syrian President Bashar al-Assad flew to Russian leader Vladimir Putin’s summer residence on the Black Sea for talks on Thursday about the Syrian...

Trump Seeks To Placate North Koreas Kim Over Uncertain Summit

WASHINGTON – U.S. President Donald Trump sought on Thursday to placate North Korea’s leader Kim Jong Un after Pyongyang threatened to scrap an unprecedented...

As Vatican Meeting On Chilean Abuse Ends Fate Of Bishops Uncertain

VATICAN CITY – A crisis meeting between Pope Francis and Chilean bishops about the cover-up of sexual abuse in the country ended on Thursday amid growing...