Wednesday, July 17, 2019
Some 8.3 million tourists travelled to Bruges last year, an increase of 900,000 from 2017. And 6 million of the visitors were day-trippers who only stayed in the city for a matter of hours. Now authorities are introducing a string of measures in a bid to crackdown.Bruges mayor...
In an incendiary speech, Khamenei insisted the US will retreat from any further moves against the Islamic Republic due to the Iranian people’s resolve. Tensions between the two countries have been souring ever since Trump took office three years ago, especially since the US President withdrew from the...
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...
Wade Robson and James Safechuck, whose ordeals were revealed in the documentary Leaving Neverland earlier this year, still grieve for the “King of Pop”, according to their lawyer.In a world exclusive interview, lawyer Vince Finaldi said: “They have both been diagnosed with PTSD (post-traumatic stress disorder) so theirs...
The humanoid robot is modeled after Kannon Bodhisattva, the Buddhist Goddess of Mercy. The robot’s name is Mindar and it gave its first speech on the Heart Sutra, a key scripture in Buddhist teaching. The Japan Times reported that the teachings spoken by the robot offer a path...
Volcanoes throughout the world have felt the repercussions of earthquakes over the last 24 hours, as a rash of activity spread to the most distant corners of the globe. The Katla volcano in Iceland, Mount St Helens in California, Kilauea in Hawaii and Etna on Sicily were among...
Iran has stepped up its production of enriched uranium, essentially breaking the Iran nuclear deal agreed with world powers in 2015. The move was made in response to sanctions imposed by the US after it withdrew from the agreement. The nuclear deal involves Iran limiting its nuclear activities...
Moscow is developing the new combat chopper for the Airborne Force’s helicopter-mobile units, Tass news agency reports. The helicopters will be a follow up of Russia’s previous Mi-24 and Mi-35 models, a source from the domestic defence industry said. The source told the state-run news agency: “In the...
Launching a bellicose tirade, the President said: “The Democrats have to now decide whether they will continue defrauding the public with ridiculous bullsh***.” His comments were met with roars of applause from the enthused throng in Michigan. Trump was holding one of his notorious MAGA events to enliven...
The European Commission will write to Rome again to set out proposals on how Italy can avoid breaching EU spending rules. Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker’s top team will make their final decision on Wednesday, which could result in multi-billion euro fines for Italy. EU chiefs believe they are...