Ramaphosa's anti-corruption image dented by donation

This comes after President Cyril Ramaphosa on Friday confirmed the R500 000 paid to his son , Andile Ramaphosa, by facilities management company African Global Operations (Bosasa) was a donation towards his ANC presidential campaign. Ramaphosa's... More..

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The real reason conservative critics love talking about Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s clothes
by | Monday, November 19, 2018

The real reason conservative critics love talking about Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s clothes

Most have taken Ocasio-Cortez' claims at their face value, praising her for drawing attention to the housing crisis and that the electoral system is created to discourage working-class people from running for C...More..

Trump dismisses architect of bin Laden raid as a 'Hillary Clinton backer'
by | Monday, November 19, 2018

Trump dismisses architect of bin Laden raid as a 'Hillary Clinton backer'

After Trump revoked former Central Intelligence Agency director John Brennan's security clearance in the summer, McRaven wrote an article in The Washington Post defending Brennan as a man of unparalleled integr...More..

US Joins Australian Plan to Develop New Pacific Naval Base
by | Monday, November 19, 2018

US Joins Australian Plan to Develop New Pacific Naval Base

Police were called when Chinese officials attempted to "barge" into the office of Papua New Guinea's foreign minister, it emerged Sunday, as APEC summit tensions boiled over. Xi urged the world to "say no t...More..

Three Killed, Several Injured in Grenade Attack on 'Nirankaris' in Amritsar
by | Monday, November 19, 2018

Three Killed, Several Injured in Grenade Attack on 'Nirankaris' in Amritsar

A religious congregation of "Nirankaris" was being held at when it came under attack. Eyewitnesses claimed that two or three bike-borne men hurled bombs - grenades, according to some reports - at the gathering ...More..

Wreckage of Argentine submarine found a year after disappearing in Atlantic
by | Monday, November 19, 2018

Wreckage of Argentine submarine found a year after disappearing in Atlantic

Former spokesman of the Navy, Enrique Balbi, gives details of the state of the remains of the submarine Ara San Juan during a press conference. "We have found them", Jorge Villarreal, father of one crew m...More..

Jeremy Corbyn: 'I don't know how I'd vote in second referendum'
by | Monday, November 19, 2018

Jeremy Corbyn: 'I don't know how I'd vote in second referendum'

But when quizzed on the PM's future in her party, he said that he still supported her and said he would not support a leadership challenge against her. We've agreed the withdrawal agreement in principle. ...More..

Chuck Grassley Leaves Judiciary for Senate Finance Chair
by | Sunday, November 18, 2018

Chuck Grassley Leaves Judiciary for Senate Finance Chair

In a widely anticipated but still significant development, Senate Judiciary Committee chairman Chuck Grassley indicated he would exercise his prerogative under the seniority system to take the gavel of the Fi...More..

US votes against UN censure of Israel over Golan
by | Sunday, November 18, 2018

US votes against UN censure of Israel over Golan

Ever since Israel seized control of the strategic plateau on the 1967 Six Day War, the U.S. has abstained when the resolution titled "The Occupied Syrian Golan " was brought to a vote. The US ambassador stress...More..

Frank Field: Worth Giving Theresa May's Brexit Deal
by | Sunday, November 18, 2018

Frank Field: Worth Giving Theresa May's Brexit Deal "Some Life"

But Mrs May, who has vowed to stay on as Prime Minister, got a rare boost when Michael Gove, the most prominent Brexit supporting minister, gave his backing to her, saying he would stay on as environment mini...More..

Report on Khashoggi’s Death Expected in a Few Days: Donald Trump
by | Sunday, November 18, 2018

Report on Khashoggi’s Death Expected in a Few Days: Donald Trump

They reveal that Khashoggi was killed within "moments" of arriving at the consulate. During the phone call, Khalid bin Salman encouraged Khashoggi to go to the consulate in Istanbul. It's a bad tape. His bo...More..

Stephen Barclay named new Brexit Secretary, Amber Rudd returns
by | Sunday, November 18, 2018

Stephen Barclay named new Brexit Secretary, Amber Rudd returns

Stephen Hammond will take over from Mr Barclay at the department for health and social care. He will replace Dominic Raab, who quit earlier this week over the European Union withdrawal agreement. However, she...More..

Who is the new Brexit Secretary Stephen Barclay?
by | Sunday, November 18, 2018

Who is the new Brexit Secretary Stephen Barclay?

Jacob Rees-Mogg outside Parliament explaining his decision to send a letter of no confidence to the Conservative backbench 1922 committee. "I hope that across Parliament we'll recognize that a deal is better ...More..

California fires: The questions we are left with
by | Sunday, November 18, 2018

California fires: The questions we are left with

Trump even insisted that they didn't discuss the issue, to which Brown said that they had - "obliquely". Margaret Newsum gathered her medicine and other vital supplies and went outside her home in Magalia as ...More..

Israel to hold early elections
by | Sunday, November 18, 2018

Israel to hold early elections

Bennett challenged Netanyahu's leadership and urged the prime minister to appoint him as defense minister. Close confidants of Netanyahu have also added to the speculation that elections will be called. Likew...More..

Alleged GoFundMe scammer blames con on boyfriend, homeless vet
by | Sunday, November 18, 2018

Alleged GoFundMe scammer blames con on boyfriend, homeless vet

In October of 2017, McClure started a GoFundMe campaign that claimed she'd run out of gas on the interstate when Bobbitt, who was allegedly homeless, approached her vehicle. In other texts, the couple discu...More..

Verdicts on Khmer Rouge leaders may be tribunal's last gasp
by | Sunday, November 18, 2018

Verdicts on Khmer Rouge leaders may be tribunal's last gasp

The separate verdicts involve killings of the Cham and Vietnamese ethnic groups committed as the radical group brutally ruled Cambodia and starved, overworked and executed its own perceived enemies. "The verdic...More..

PM May takes control of Brexit endgame, Europe News & Top Stories
by | Sunday, November 18, 2018

PM May takes control of Brexit endgame, Europe News & Top Stories

Dominic Raab , the UK's Brexit secretary, who was nominally the chief British negotiator for the deal now on the table said on Thursday: " I can not in good conscience support the terms proposed for our dea...More..

North Korea Just Released Another American Citizen
by | Sunday, November 18, 2018

North Korea Just Released Another American Citizen

Speaking on a condition of anonymity, a U.S. official confirmed to The Associated Press that Bruce Byron Lowrance was deported and on a flight back to the U.S. It didn't appear to be a test of a nuclear device ...More..

United Kingdom leader fights back against critics, defends Brexit deal
by | Sunday, November 18, 2018

United Kingdom leader fights back against critics, defends Brexit deal

But ever since, opponents of Brexit have been exploring ways to hold another referendum. So what is the path to a second vote? "If this bad deal fails to pass through Parliament, which looks inevitable no...More..

International System of Units overhauled in historic vote
by | Sunday, November 18, 2018

International System of Units overhauled in historic vote

Scientists from over 50 countries voted to change the definition to a scientific formula called the " Planck constant (h)", which works out a kilogram based on the amount of electricity needed to counteract ...More..

Newly sworn in President Solih meets employees at the President's Office
by | Sunday, November 18, 2018

Newly sworn in President Solih meets employees at the President's Office

Solih's Maldivian Democratic Party had taken an anti-China stance. "The fact that Prime Minister Modi has agreed to attend the swearing-in sends a message that India supports the new government". During a rec...More..

Some Woolsey Fire Victims Feel Anger Toward Trump as He Tours Malibu
by | Sunday, November 18, 2018

Some Woolsey Fire Victims Feel Anger Toward Trump as He Tours Malibu

Investigators use a bucket to help recover human remains at a home burned in the Camp fire in Magalia, Calif. Towards the end of Saturday's press conference, Trump was pressed again about the role of climate ...More..

A humbled Trolley Man gets bail
by | Sunday, November 18, 2018

A humbled Trolley Man gets bail

Humbled by public generosity giving him the opportunity to turn his life around, "Trolley Man" made a decision to face the music and turn himself in to police. Just a day before the attack on Bourke Street , i...More..

After Recount, Democrat Gillum Concedes Florida Governor Race to Republican DeSantis
by | Sunday, November 18, 2018

After Recount, Democrat Gillum Concedes Florida Governor Race to Republican DeSantis

Jai on Facebook Live Saturday afternoon. After Gillum initially conceded the contest on election night, his subsequent calls for every vote to be counted echoed similar appeals from fellow Democrat U.S. Unoff...More..

Trump alarms his confidantes with questions about Mike Pence's loyalty
by | Saturday, November 17, 2018

Trump alarms his confidantes with questions about Mike Pence's loyalty

Mike Pence is 100%. While most of the aides and advisers he has been asking have stood up for Pence, some have suggested he is no longer so useful to him now that the evangelical vote is assumed to be immova...More..

New guidelines issued for how schools handle sex assaults
by | Saturday, November 17, 2018

New guidelines issued for how schools handle sex assaults

Under the plan, schools would be required to investigate complaints only if they occurred on campus or other areas overseen by the school, and only if they were reported to certain campus officials with the a...More..

Trupti Desai faces strong protest, decides to return to Pune
by | Saturday, November 17, 2018

Trupti Desai faces strong protest, decides to return to Pune

Nandkumar Nayar, president, Ayyappa Karma Samiti, said , "We are gathered here to protest against move taken by Trupti Desai". The state came to a standstill on Saturday after an unexpected hartal called b...More..

Discovered San Juan Sub Deformed With Signs of Explosion - Argentine Navy Chief
by | Saturday, November 17, 2018

Discovered San Juan Sub Deformed With Signs of Explosion - Argentine Navy Chief

The Argentine Navy said on Saturday a private company hired by the government has located the submarine ARA San Juan some 800 meters (2625 feet) below the ocean's surface a year after it went missing with 44 ...More..

President honors Elvis Presley in Medal of Freedom ceremony
by | Saturday, November 17, 2018

President honors Elvis Presley in Medal of Freedom ceremony

Page". Adelson is also, along with her husband, the casino magnate Sheldon Adelson, one of the largest funders of the Republican Party and conservative causes. Bush, called the complaints "ridiculous". "Peo...More..