Volcanic lava 'bomb' injures 23 people on tour boat in Hawaii

Last week, the lava flow destroyed the Kua O Ka La Charter School and Ahalanui Count Beach Park, and the latest number of homes destroyed by the lava flows since the eruption began May 3 is 706, according to Hawaii Civil Defense. Not long after that,... More..

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France's Macron under fire after aide hits street protester

Mr Macron's spokesman Bruno Roger-Petit has condemned what he described as "unacceptable behaviour". The film shot by a student activist on a smartphone shows Alexandre Benalla, in charge of Mr Macron's secu...More..

by | Friday, July 20, 2018

Opening of ancient sarcophagus in Alexandria

Waziri said sewage from a nearby building apparently leaked into the sarcophagus through a small crack in the side, fouling the remains. Analysis of the skeletal remains is ongoing, but initial results sugges...More..

Tory chief whip Julian Smith under fire in pairing row
by | Friday, July 20, 2018

Tory chief whip Julian Smith under fire in pairing row

But according to The Times , Mr Lewis and two other MPs were told by Mr Smith that they should vote, despite being paired. Reports suggest two unnamed MPs were also instructed to break their pairs, but ignor...More..

Boko Haram suspects held over kidnapped Chibok girls
by | Friday, July 20, 2018

Boko Haram suspects held over kidnapped Chibok girls

He was also responsible for over 50 suicide bombings within Maiduguri, Borno State, and Adamawa State, and the invasion of Bama and Gwoza. The eight suspected Boko Haram terrorists who are among 22 persons ...More..

Perpetrators of MH17 tragedy must be brought to justice
by | Friday, July 20, 2018

Perpetrators of MH17 tragedy must be brought to justice

He added: "That the man whose arse you've just been kissing did this, and continues to lie about it, is an irrefutable fact". Mr Kelly said nothing would bring Mr Maslin's children back and it was important...More..

by | Friday, July 20, 2018

Spain withdraws worldwide arrest warrants against Puigdemont and other Catalan politicians

Catalan News tells you all about today's decision, the reactions - and, what might come next. But it said that the Spanish charge of rebellion is not recognised in Germany and that related German statutes s...More..

Trudeau to shuffle cabinet as government heads into final year before election
by | Friday, July 20, 2018

Trudeau to shuffle cabinet as government heads into final year before election

The Border Services Agency Act also stipulates Parliament and the Governor in Council, effectively meaning the cabinet although agreement from the Governor General is constitutionally also required, may authori...More..

Egypt passes legislation to block some social media accounts
by | Friday, July 20, 2018

Egypt passes legislation to block some social media accounts

The law gives President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi the right to name officers to be eligible for immunity from investigation into alleged offences committed while Egypt's constitution was suspended between Mursi's ov...More..

by | Friday, July 20, 2018

Russian Federation tests new nuclear weapons after summit with Trump

President Donald Trump discussed how to avoid an arms race. "The systems, which will beef up our strategic forces in the foreseeable future, I mean, first of all, the Sarmat system, which is to be delivered...More..

Australian nun again ordered to leave Philippines
by | Friday, July 20, 2018

Australian nun again ordered to leave Philippines

Sister Patricia Fox attends the mass of solidarity for her at St. Anthony Shrine in Sampaloc, Manila. Fox was also included in the Bureau of Immigration's 'blacklist, ' which bars her from re-entry into the c...More..

Steam pipe explodes in Flatiron District
by | Thursday, July 19, 2018

Steam pipe explodes in Flatiron District

The New York Fire Department, according to The New York Times , cautioned residents near the explosion to "shelter in place" while the assessed the damage, confirmed that no one was hurt or killed. "It left ...More..

by | Thursday, July 19, 2018

Warship ‘carrying $130 bln in gold’ found 113 years after sinking

The treasure discovered in the navy battleship would mostly be handed over to the Russian Government. "The body of the ship was severely damaged by shelling, with its stern nearly broken, and yet the ship's d...More..

Donald Trump in Bizarre Attack on 'Aggressive' Montenegro
by | Thursday, July 19, 2018

Donald Trump in Bizarre Attack on 'Aggressive' Montenegro

President Trump is getting a strong reaction after Fox News interview where he appeared to question the need to honor NATO's collective defense clause, while suggesting that newest alliance member Mo...More..

British Police Identify Russian Suspects Behind Skripals' Poisoning, Media Says
by | Thursday, July 19, 2018

British Police Identify Russian Suspects Behind Skripals' Poisoning, Media Says

Russian double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia were struck down with the poison in March. The U.K. has blamed Russian Federation for the attack, a charge that the Kremlin has strongly denied. A ...More..

Trade war the USA is gaining momentum
by | Thursday, July 19, 2018

Trade war the USA is gaining momentum

And in March 2018, WIPO numbers revealed that China had filed more global patent applications in 2017 than any other country, except the United States . Hailing the significance of the EU-China comprehensive...More..

White House weighs Putin proposal on questioning US officials
by | Thursday, July 19, 2018

White House weighs Putin proposal on questioning US officials

More than two hours later, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders sought to quell the latest controversy, stating that Trump was saying "no" to whether he would take further questions - not to w...More..

Rabobank: Chinese seafood industry bigger loser as trade war escalates
by | Thursday, July 19, 2018

Rabobank: Chinese seafood industry bigger loser as trade war escalates

Last Friday, the US imposed 25 per cent tariffs on $34 billion in Chinese products, and Beijing responded by hitting the same amount of USA imports. "If China hadn't abided by WTO rules, why would it have ful...More..

Thai cave rescue boys set to address media for first time
by | Thursday, July 19, 2018

Thai cave rescue boys set to address media for first time

But cameras flashed away as the now-famous Wild Boars entered the temple on Thursday, in a sign of the ongoing interest in the story. The boys put on a quick demonstration of their ball-handling skills in a...More..

MPs declare Israel an exclusively Jewish nation state
by | Thursday, July 19, 2018

MPs declare Israel an exclusively Jewish nation state

The bill enshrines Hebrew as the only official language of the state, stripping Arabic of that status , and names Jewish settlement as a priority. It also states that the "whole and united" Jerusalem is its ...More..

Girl, boy bitten in water off Fire Island
by | Thursday, July 19, 2018

Girl, boy bitten in water off Fire Island

Separately, a tiger shark seven feet long (2.2 metres) was caught by a fisherman at Kismet, another beach town two miles west of Islip, Levine said. One puncture contained a tooth that was removed for testing...More..

Zuckerberg: Holocaust deniers won't be banned from Facebook
by | Thursday, July 19, 2018

Zuckerberg: Holocaust deniers won't be banned from Facebook

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg drew criticism for a remark on Holocaust deniers . Although he described such posts as "deeply offensive", the social network chief executive said that he does not think users ...More..

by | Thursday, July 19, 2018

"I Accept Intel Conclusion On Election Meddling By Russia", Says Trump

It remains unclear if members of the president's party will back up their statements with concrete action, as Republicans on Capitol Hill have largely been noncommittal so far when it comes to advocating fo...More..

Skripal Novichok poisoning suspects identified
by | Thursday, July 19, 2018

Skripal Novichok poisoning suspects identified

Wiltshire Police said the search of Queen Elizabeth Gardens was taking place to assist the wider investigation and with a view to safely returning the gardens to public use. The police statement said more t...More..

Secret Service agent on President Trump's security detail dies during Scotland trip
by | Thursday, July 19, 2018

Secret Service agent on President Trump's security detail dies during Scotland trip

The agent , Nole Edward Remagen, had the stroke Sunday at Trump's Turnberry golf resort in Ayrshire. The agent died surrounded by his immediate family and other Secret Service members. Assistant Chief Co...More..

by | Thursday, July 19, 2018

Former FBI Director Comey on Twitter: vote Democratic

Former FBI director and long-time Republican supporter James Comey is urging American voters to support Democrats in the upcoming midterm elections. There might even be disadvantages in Comey's endorsemen...More..

Strikes Blamed on Israel Killed 9 Pro-Regime Fighters in Syria
by | Thursday, July 19, 2018

Strikes Blamed on Israel Killed 9 Pro-Regime Fighters in Syria

Israel has carried out several attacks on this specific air base in the past, claiming it was targeting Iranian fighters and weapons. It said that a suspected Israeli missile strike had targeted "position...More..

New US sanctions on companies operating in Iran to return within weeks
by | Thursday, July 19, 2018

New US sanctions on companies operating in Iran to return within weeks

Meanwhile Iran's supreme leader on Sunday called on state bodies to support the government of President Hassan Rouhani in fighting looming USA economic sanctions, saying that America's "conspiracy" could be def...More..

President Trump, Russian President Putin Hold Joint News Conference Following Summit
by | Thursday, July 19, 2018

President Trump, Russian President Putin Hold Joint News Conference Following Summit

The meeting between Trump and Putin is likely to take place for several hours and the two presidents will address a joint news conference after it, according to the Russian presidential aide Yuri Ushakov. Sta...More..

American university on lockdown over armed intruder
by | Thursday, July 19, 2018

American university on lockdown over armed intruder

American University officials have released a lockdown at 4401 Connecticut Avenue, Northwest, the address of WAMU radio studios. AU Alert: Reports of armed intruder near campus. Most students are away from US...More..