Sunday, June 16, 2019
As the hunt for the terrorist collaborators continues, the president has also enacted the extraordinary measure of closing all of Sri Lanka’s Catholic churches. This latest decision came after local officials and the US Embassy in Colombo warned more militants remained on the loose with explosives. The president...
Bizarre claims the First Lady (FLOTUS) uses a body-double for important engagements have dogged her since her husband became President, The Sun reports. But the White House has responded furiously, refuting their validity. Melania Trump’s spokeswoman and communications director Stephanie Grisham attacked the “ridiculous” claims denying their existence and...
The transit, which has been confirmed by officials, comes days after Beijing attacked France calling a similar transit “illegal”. There have been no reports of a response from China. The Pentagon said the voyage was to increase the frequency of movement through the strategic waterway despite opposition from...
Philanthropist Ray Dalio, a billionaire investor and founder of Bridgewater Associates, asked some of the world's most successful entrepreneurs to take a one-hour personality test. The test was organised to identify their leadership qualities. Each businessman apparently had similar results in one key category.Mr Dalio distributed the test,...
The Strait of Hormuz is the only sea passage between the Persian Gulf and the open ocean, making it a highly strategic thoroughfare in terms of oil distribution. One of the world’s most significant choke points, its closure could potentially send shockwaves around the globe, with Middle Eastern...
Zarif was interviewed on Fox News on Sunday with host Chris Wallace to discuss the Trump administration’s hardline stance against Iran. He stated Iran was still complying with the 2015 Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), commonly known as the Iran nuclear deal. However he argued a list...
Admiral John Richardson has said the US will respond to aggressive acts by coast guard and fishing boats in the same way it reacts to the Chinese navy, The Financial Times has reported. The warnings follow reports of Chinese vessels blocking lagoons near Vietnam and the Philippines in...
The survey showed no single party close to winning a parliamentary majority. Far-right group Vox was seen winning lower house seats, making it the first party of its political hue to sit in Spain's parliament since 1982. Spaniards cast their votes in numbers close to record highs in...
Islamist groups took credit for last week's outrage, which killed 253 people - including eight Britons - when bombers targeted churches and luxury hotels. Now officials say there is no doubt that terrorists can be found globally and not just in Iraq and Syria. Haras Rafiq, the Muslim head...
Among the dead were three women, believed to be family members of three suspected terrorists, who also died in the raids. The wife and a daughter of Mohamed Hashim Mohamed Zahran, the suspected mastermind of the suicide attacks, were wounded. The raid on Friday took place six days after...