EU Sets Up Vehicle For Iran Oil Trade To Avoid Sanctions

Germany, France, the UK, China and Russian Federation say Iran is complying with the nuclear agreement and should continue to do so. But Pompeo said that doing so would allow the Iranian government to solidify its "ranking as the number one state s... More..

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Bombay slips in world university list, overtaken by Indore
by | Thursday, September 27, 2018

Bombay slips in world university list, overtaken by Indore

Another rising Chinese star is Zhejiang University, in the country's south, which climbed 76 places to 101st. THE said the University of Hong Kong remains "the region's flagship", moving up four places to 3...More..

France's President Took On President Trump's Policies In His UN Speech
by | Thursday, September 27, 2018

France's President Took On President Trump's Policies In His UN Speech

Instead, they plunder the nation's resources to enrich themselves and to spread mayhem across the Middle East and far beyond. He showcased his decisions to engage with the erstwhile pariah North Korea , remove...More..

Who is Julie Swetnick, Michael Avenatti’s Client and Latest Kavanaugh Accuser?
by | Thursday, September 27, 2018

Who is Julie Swetnick, Michael Avenatti’s Client and Latest Kavanaugh Accuser?

Swetnick signed a sworn declaration in which she alleged , among other things, that Kavanaugh and his friend Mark Judge were present when she was "gang-raped" at a party in 1982. She adds that she told m...More..

by | Thursday, September 27, 2018

See four months of Brett Kavanaugh’s calendar from 1982

His attorney, Beth Wilkinson, in televised interviews on Wednesday, said Ford's declarations cited recent interactions, not discussions at the time of the alleged incident, and that it was hard to corrobo...More..

India's Supreme Court rules adultery not a crime any more
by | Thursday, September 27, 2018

India's Supreme Court rules adultery not a crime any more

The five-judge Constitution bench, headed by Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra , termed it as "archaic" and observed that it violated Article 14 of the Constitution, which provides equality before law. Indi...More..

BOMBSHELL: Two Men Tell Judiciary Committee They Did It, Not Kavanaugh | Trending
by | Thursday, September 27, 2018

BOMBSHELL: Two Men Tell Judiciary Committee They Did It, Not Kavanaugh | Trending

In a three-page sworn declaration , Julie Swetnick of Washington , D.C., says she witnessed Kavanaugh "consistently engage in excessive drinking and inappropriate contact of a sexual nature with women in th...More..

'Big Fat Con Job': Trump Swats Away New Allegations Against Kavanaugh
by | Thursday, September 27, 2018

'Big Fat Con Job': Trump Swats Away New Allegations Against Kavanaugh

General Assembly in NY. They know it's a big, fat con job . "If you don't mind, after I am finished, if ... one of our female colleagues could go after me, that would be great. "He may have had a bad past". Is...More..

by | Thursday, September 27, 2018

Trump could pull Supreme Court pick Brett Kavanaugh

But Cornyn also said Tuesday that the onus is on Ford to prove her allegations, rather than on Kavanaugh to prove his innocence. She wrote she has a "firm recollection of seeing boys lined up outside rooms at ...More..

United States approves $330m military sale to Taiwan
by | Thursday, September 27, 2018

United States approves $330m military sale to Taiwan

Taiwan has welcomed the move, saying it helps the self-ruled island increase its defensive capability. The possible sale includes the replenishment of standard spare parts and the fix and replacement of spare...More..

by | Thursday, September 27, 2018

Third woman comes forward with allegations against Brett Kavanaugh

She then said that Kavanaugh pinned her to the bed and groped her over her clothes, and attempted to take them off. Ford alleges that when she tried to scream, Kavanaugh put his hand over her mouth. These are ...More..

by | Thursday, September 27, 2018

Trump says China is interfering in midterm elections

Security Council meeting on Wednesday, President Donald Trump accused China of attempting to interfere with the upcoming USA midterm elections. Amid a bitter trade war between the two countries, Trum...More..

UM hits new high in 2018 THE rankings; UiTM joins list
by | Thursday, September 27, 2018

UM hits new high in 2018 THE rankings; UiTM joins list

The University of Malaya (UM) has improved its position in the World University Rankings released by the Times Higher Education (THE) today. The rise means that Tsinghua now also outranks its Beijing neig...More..

Trump sparks unintentional laughter from members of the UN General Assembly
by | Thursday, September 27, 2018

Trump sparks unintentional laughter from members of the UN General Assembly

President Donald Trump was laughed at during his speech to the UN General Assembly on Tuesday for saying he had led an effective administration. "They were in big big trouble", he said . "We are not isol...More..

by | Thursday, September 27, 2018

New ANONYMOUS sexual assault complaint against Brett Kavanaugh emerges

Lawyers for Ford say they have submitted sworn affidavits to the committee from four people who say she told them that Kavanaugh had assaulted her in high school. It is morally wrong. Media captionWhy it ca...More..

by | Thursday, September 27, 2018

Brett Kavanaugh to deny sex assault allegations in Senate testimony

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer told reporters late Tuesday that, no matter what happens in Thursday's Senate Judiciary Committee hearings, Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh will not be afforded...More..

Russian Federation to supply S-300 missile defence systems to Syria
by | Thursday, September 27, 2018

Russian Federation to supply S-300 missile defence systems to Syria

Despite American condemnation and the Israeli state of alert with the Russian Defense Ministry announcement on Monday that it will supply the Syrian regime with S-300 defense missiles, it seems that Russia is...More..

by | Thursday, September 27, 2018

Trump Calls Kavanaugh Accusations ‘All False’ in Rambling Press Conference

Blasey Ford, Deborah Ramirez and Julie Swetnick have come forward with credible allegations of sexual assault against Brett Kavanaugh ". Ford is scheduled to testify Thursday morning before the Judicia...More..

Trump says he would have pushed Kavanaugh through
by | Thursday, September 27, 2018

Trump says he would have pushed Kavanaugh through

Christine Blasey Ford to testify alone, when there are numerous other accusers and witnesses who have valuable testimony to provide to the Senate". Forget yesterday's news. Kavanaugh strongly denied the alle...More..

Iran: Trump chairs key UN Security Council session
by | Thursday, September 27, 2018

Iran: Trump chairs key UN Security Council session

While every comedian on television focused on ripping apart Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's virgin defense against sexual assault allegations, Stephen Colbert , James Corden , Seth Meyers , Jimm...More..

Rosenstein May Keep His Job, Unless His Trump Meeting Goes Awry
by | Thursday, September 27, 2018

Rosenstein May Keep His Job, Unless His Trump Meeting Goes Awry

Rosenstein oversees Special Counsel Robert Mueller and his probe into Russia's meddling in the 2016 election, and the much ballyhooed - but unproven - accusations of collusion with the Trump campaign. While it ...More..

by | Thursday, September 27, 2018

World Leaders Laugh as Trump Boasts of His Achievements

President Trump on Tuesday strode to the podium at the United Nations General Assembly in New York City to "share the extraordinary progress" the USA has made during his time in office. "They do not want m...More..

by | Thursday, September 27, 2018

U.S. 'Disturbed, Disappointed' by E.U. Plan to Evade Iran Sanctions

A joint statement said the six countries remained committed to the 2015 nuclear agreement and wanted to see "its full and effective implementation in good faith and in a constructive atmosphere". Iran's econo...More..

Brett Kavanaugh says he 'never sexually assaulted anyone,' in prepared hearing remarks
by | Thursday, September 27, 2018

Brett Kavanaugh says he 'never sexually assaulted anyone,' in prepared hearing remarks

Kavanaugh denied the allegation and called Ramirez's story part of a "coordinated effort to destroy my good name". Reuters was not immediately able to verify the substance of the woman's allegation. He denies t...More..

United Nations diplomats explain exactly why they were laughing at - and not with
by | Thursday, September 27, 2018

United Nations diplomats explain exactly why they were laughing at - and not with

The president was highlighting USA gains under his watch as he opened his address to the U.N. General Assembly. "It illicitly procures sensitive items to advance its ballistic missile program", Trump said, ca...More..

Ford spoke of sexual assault allegation years ago: Affidavits
by | Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Ford spoke of sexual assault allegation years ago: Affidavits

Ford said Mark Judge, a friend of Kavanaugh's, witnessed the incident, which Ford said happened when she was 15. Before a vote can be taken, the committee must give three days notice, which is why the possib...More..

'True identity' of Salisbury suspect revealed, UK defense minister says
by | Wednesday, September 26, 2018

'True identity' of Salisbury suspect revealed, UK defense minister says

The group, Bellingcat , said Wednesday that the suspect, whose passport name was Ruslan Boshirov, is in fact Col. Anatoliy Chepiga, who in 2014 was awarded Russia's highest medal, the Hero of Russian Federatio...More..

Mexico: Acapulco police disarmed, placed under investigationn
by | Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Mexico: Acapulco police disarmed, placed under investigationn

Federal investigators said they had taken the step "because of suspicion that the force had probably been infiltrated by criminal groups" and the "complete inaction" in fighting crime. But 2018 looks set to bre...More..

USA slaps sanctions on wife of Venezuelan president, other loyalists
by | Wednesday, September 26, 2018

USA slaps sanctions on wife of Venezuelan president, other loyalists

President Donald Trump said Wednesday he's willing to meet with his Venezuelan counterpart Nicolas Maduro if it would help ease suffering in the South American nation. "More personal sanctions can maybe depr...More..

by | Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Labour Members Approve Motion to Keep Open Option of Second Referendum

The vast majority were in favour of the motion, with only a small number against. In his speech to the conference earlier in the day, shadow Brexit secretary Sir Keir Starmer had confirmed that the option t...More..