Brexit deal: Let's get on with it, says Theresa May

The intervention came as Mr Davis" successor, Dominic Raab, admitted he is still trying to win over some doubtful Cabinet ministers to the proposals - which would see the United Kingdom obey a "common rule book' with Brussels and collect some taxes o... More..

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Trump and Rouhani trade angry threats
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Trump and Rouhani trade angry threats

Earlier on Sunday, Rouhani said in a speech (see: Iran's President: Mr. Trump, War With Iran Would Be the Mother of All Wars ), "The Americans must fully understand that peace with Iran is the mother of all th...More..

Weather warning: Heatwave until September as maps show summer forecast
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Weather warning: Heatwave until September as maps show summer forecast

Stay out of the sun. The National Weather Service said Phoenix broke its daily heat record for July 23 after recording a high temperature of 115 degrees on Monday. Met Office meteorologist Alex Burkill sa...More..

by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Israel shoots down Syrian fighter near Golan Heights

Israel signalled that the plane's infiltration may have been the result of internal fighting in Syria's civil war, but stressed it will enforce the ceasefire lines between the two countries. The source did no...More..

'Hundreds missing' after hydroelectric dam collapses in Laos
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

'Hundreds missing' after hydroelectric dam collapses in Laos

More than 6,600 people have been made homeless by the floods, reports said. A video posted by the news network on its Facebook page showed villagers stopping to watch fast-flowing water from the side of a r...More..

Trump targets Obama-era critics' security clearances
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Trump targets Obama-era critics' security clearances

Trump's threat against Brennan and former US officials James Comey , James Clapper , Michael Hayden , Susan Rice and Andrew McCabe represented an extraordinary politicization of the USA government's security...More..

UK silent on US death penalty concerns for alleged jihadis
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

UK silent on US death penalty concerns for alleged jihadis

But he suggests that this case is "distinct" because the two fighters of British origin - part of the so-called " Beatles group" - are accused of kidnapping and murdering United Kingdom and USA citizens, how t...More..

Satellite photos show North Korea ‘dismantling rocket launch site’
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Satellite photos show North Korea ‘dismantling rocket launch site’

The July 20 photo showed that work was underway to remove structures at the launch pad and the engine test stand. 38 North said satellite images from Friday showed the roof and supporting structure partia...More..

by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Israel Shoots Down Syrian Jet Fighter

The IDF released a statement that a Syrian Sukhoi warplane crossed over into Israel, flying two kilometers within Israeli territory. As per the Israeli military, reported AP, Syrian Air Force had intensified ...More..

by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Israel shoots down Syrian fighter jet penetrating Israeli airspace

At 1:42 PM on Tuesday, the rocket alert went off along Israel's northern border with Syria. "Israel has a very clear policy: No plane, and certainly not a Syrian plane, is allowed to enter our airspace" witho...More..

Heatwave weather warning for start of school summer holidays in Midlands
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Heatwave weather warning for start of school summer holidays in Midlands

The warning reads: "Triggered when the Met Office confirms threshold temperatures for one of more regions have been reached for one day and the following night, and the forecast for the next day has a greater...More..

Death toll jumps to 49 as strong winds fuel Greece wildfires
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Death toll jumps to 49 as strong winds fuel Greece wildfires

Greece has issued an urgent appeal for help to tackle the fires, which have raged uncontrollably in several places across the country, destroying homes and disrupting major transport links. Flights have been di...More..

Sarah Sanders: Trump Will Not Tolerate 'Empty Threats' From Iran
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Sarah Sanders: Trump Will Not Tolerate 'Empty Threats' From Iran

Mr. Trump fired this online shot across the bow after the Iranian leader declared in Tehran, "America must understand well that peace with Iran is the mother of all peace, and war with Iran is the mother of...More..

Wildfire Kills at Least 50 in Greece
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Wildfire Kills at Least 50 in Greece

Smoke from the blazes blotted out the sun over the famed Parthenon temple in Athens, where some ministries closed in the afternoon due to the soaring heat. The service urged residents to report missing relative...More..

Taking Alwar Mob Victim To Hospital, Cops Stopped For Tea, Cow Transport
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Taking Alwar Mob Victim To Hospital, Cops Stopped For Tea, Cow Transport

They make a Hindu-Muslim issue, fuel tension a few days before election and try to win using the issue of cows. They rushed towards us. "I am 100% sure", he said. However, in stark contrast to Sharma's claim th...More..

Report says images indicate North Korea dismantling test site facilities
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Report says images indicate North Korea dismantling test site facilities

While Pyongyang could be trying to build trust with Washington as they engage in talks to resolve the nuclear standoff, analysts say dismantling a few facilities at the site alone wouldn't realistically reduc...More..

At least 1 injured in Miami Beach building collapse
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

At least 1 injured in Miami Beach building collapse

The Miami Beach Police Department tweeted that the injured person was transported to hospital. The 12-story Marlborough House was to be torn down for construction of a new oceanfront condominium. Locals witne...More..

Britain's new foreign minister Jeremy Hunt warns of no-deal Brexit risk
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Britain's new foreign minister Jeremy Hunt warns of no-deal Brexit risk

It comes after Brexit Secretary Dominic Raab indicated he still needs to persuade some members of Mrs May's cabinet to get behind the Chequers compromise deal on European Union withdrawal aims. He told Sk...More..

Large boulder breaks off Jerusalem’s Western Wall, nearly hits worshipper
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Large boulder breaks off Jerusalem’s Western Wall, nearly hits worshipper

Homeless men set on fire at railway station Berlin Two homeless men suffered serious burns when an unknown... Western Wall Rabbi Shmuel Rabinovich said it was a highly unusual event, and he hadn't seen any...More..

At least 20 dead in blaze near Athens
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

At least 20 dead in blaze near Athens

But he hinted that so many fires at once needed further scrutiny. Hundreds of people had scrambled to the sea as the blaze closed in close to the shore. Police in the town earlier said they found two Danish t...More..

Manafort trial delayed; judge approves immunity for 5 witnesses
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Manafort trial delayed; judge approves immunity for 5 witnesses

On Monday, U.S. District Court Judge T.S. Ellis III, sitting in Alexandria, Va., hearing one of the cases against Manafort, granted immunity to five potential witnesses, including James Brennan and Dennis Ra...More..

Man dies after falling from cliff at popular whale watching site
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Man dies after falling from cliff at popular whale watching site

They say he had a deep religious faith and served in several leadership positions. "Gavin was a bright light in our lives", the Zimmermans said. "He was a great example to us all, and he loved his mission...More..

PM Modi embarks on three-nation tour to Africa
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

PM Modi embarks on three-nation tour to Africa

In the space of 24 hours, leaders of China and India-Asia's largest and third-largest economies-will be visiting tiny Rwanda in east Central Africa spotlighting the tiny country which has Uganda, Tanzania, Buru...More..

Residents flee as wildfires rage west of Athens
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Residents flee as wildfires rage west of Athens

The Health Ministry said 56 people had been hospitalized, a lot of them suffering burns, with 11 of the injured listed in serious condition. The fire service was not able to confirm the figure. The highway to t...More..

Images indicate North Korea dismantling test site facilities
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Images indicate North Korea dismantling test site facilities

Sohae, on the northwest coast of North Korea, has been used to test rockets, with the aim of putting a satellite into orbit. "It will take full enforcement of sanctions for us to get there, it will also take ...More..

Pakistan election rigged in Imran Khan's favour, claims opponent
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Pakistan election rigged in Imran Khan's favour, claims opponent

The Pakistani Taliban claimed responsibility for the attack, a spokesman for the militant group said. Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) president Mian Shehbaz Sharif on Monday vowed to turn Dera Ghazi ...More..

Arroyo takes oath as new Speaker
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Arroyo takes oath as new Speaker

Before Alvarez was ousted, his allies adjourned the session this morning to prevent his removal, Rappler reported. Arroyo then took her oath as House Speaker mere minutes before Duterte arrived for his SONA...More..

Iran dismisses Trump’s explosive threat to country’s leader
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Iran dismisses Trump’s explosive threat to country’s leader

Despite some mixed messages from senior State Department officials in recent weeks, Pompeo made clear that pressure campaign includes dropping Iranian oil imports to "as close to zero as possible by November ...More..

Trump aide's 'Russia ties' alleged in secret United States documents
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Trump aide's 'Russia ties' alleged in secret United States documents

Mr. Trump said Sunday on Twitter . Levin also said it was time to abolish the FISA court. He called the documents "so ridiculous, it's just beyond words" and "literally, a complete joke". Page departed ...More..

UK Brexit secretary threatens to withhold divorce bill
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

UK Brexit secretary threatens to withhold divorce bill

Mr Rabb also noted the Government will be "releasing a series of technical notices" in the next few months telling businesses and citizens what they should do if there is a no-deal Brexit . Mr Davis told the S...More..