Tuesday, August 20, 2019
Last week, Russia was reportedly added to a list penned by the US of countries whose services will be prohibited for carrying out space launches. The list of banned nations includes Russia, China, North Korea, Iran, Sudan and Syria. The aim is for the US to ban their...
Speaking on BBC Global Questions, the AFD MEP argued countries like Austria, Poland and Hungary with eurosceptic and anti-establishment governments are proof populism is on the rise in the European Union because citizens continue to support their policies. Mr Bronson responded to Swedish MEP Anna Maria Corazza Bildt's claim "populists...
Pakistani civilians were reportedly killed in Kotli village in Pakistani-controlled Kashmir on Wednesday morning.After the reported attack, the India air force intercepted three Pakistani combat jets as they entered Kashmir airspace.It comes a day after an airstrike in Balakot, Pakistan on an alleged terrorist camp.Tensions have erupted between...
Professor Masoud Soleimani and two assistants were planning to complete the final stage of their research on treating stroke patients at Mayo Clinic in Minnesota. After nine months of work, however, Mr Soleimani is being controversially held in a detention centre near Atlanta. American prosecutors say the attempted...
The alert comes after it was revealed that Abdul Lathief Jameel Mohamed, one of the ring-leaders of the Sri Lanka church bombings, which resulted in the deaths of more than 250 churchgoers on Easter Sunday, was studying at Kingston University in south-east London between 2006 and 2007. During...
The Democratic proposal did not reach the 60 votes necessary in the Senate despite 42 Democrats and Senator Bernie Sanders voting “present”. Not one Senator voted to debate the legislation while 57 lawmakers voted against it, Fox News reported. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell called the proposal "a...
Julian Assange has been in the embassy in central London since mid-2012 after seeking refuge following a British judge ruling he should be extradited to Sweden to face sexual assault allegations. The allegations were dropped in 2017, but Mr Assange remained in the embassy, fearing extradition to the...
The far-right poster boy, who wants Brussels to restore powers to nation states and to stop immigration, also slammed the French centrist’s aggressive vision of Europe. “Mr Macron wanted to be the leader of Europe, but he is obviously nothing more than its scarecrow,” Mr Bardella, leader of the...
There are two key candidates to look out for in the presidential elections, incumbent President Petro Poroshenko, who is seeking another term, and Volodymyr Zelenskiy, an actor and comedian and relative newcomer to politics. Mr Poroshenko has little to no political experience, but in the eyes of voters,...
French Justice Minister Nicole Belloubet (Image: Getty Images)Washington’s decision to pull its troops from Syria after the jihadist group’s defeat has raised concerns that militants could try and return home or form new underground terror networks. Concerns rose about the fate of European nationals now being held by...