Worldwide

Worldwide Reporter killed as toll in Nigeria rallies over Shia leader rises
Author: 0 Reporter killed as toll in Nigeria rallies over Shia leader rises

It was a second day of blood shed again in Abuja, the nation's capital as members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria clashed with the police at the popular Banex junction, Wuse 2. It is also on record that the leaders of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) and their Muslim counterparts had visited General Buhari concerning this illegal detention and that of Col.

Worldwide Van packed with drugs worth $200m crashes into NSW cop cars
Author: 0 Van packed with drugs worth $200m crashes into NSW cop cars

It turned out to be the same auto that rammed into the parked police cruisers and, to boot, it was carrying a lot of meth. According to the agency, the 28-year-old driver did not fit into the garage and rammed a police auto at high speed, after which he tried to escape from the spot.

Worldwide Body found at Iowa supermarket identified as man missing 10 years
Author: 0 Body found at Iowa supermarket identified as man missing 10 years

Former employees said it was not uncommon for workers to enter the back end of the store when they were not rostered on for shifts. Larry Murillo-Moncada, 25, was reported missing on November 28, 2009, after he became delusional and ran away barefoot from his parents' home, The Daily Nonpareil local newspaper reported at the time .

Worldwide USA sanctions Chinese firm for buying Iranian oil
Author: 0 USA sanctions Chinese firm for buying Iranian oil

An operation that violates the restrictions imposed by the administration of President Donald Trump, which have become even tighter at the end of the exemptions to some nations. The spies were reportedly enticed to work for the USA with "tempting" promises, including US visas and residency as well as a job in America and even medical treatment for themselves or loved ones suffering from an illness.

Worldwide Trump insists he won't be watching Mueller testimony
Author: 0 Trump insists he won't be watching Mueller testimony

He highlighted how the "Constitution requires a process other than" the criminal justice system to hold officeholders accountable, a clear signal his obstruction investigation into Trump could be carried on by Congress. "This is a president who has violated the law six ways from Sunday", the leading Democrat said. The House Judiciary Committee and the House Intelligence Committee will question Mueller in separate hearings on the report.

Worldwide Puerto Rico Governor: Island-Wide Strike on Monday, July 22
Author: 0 Puerto Rico Governor: Island-Wide Strike on Monday, July 22

Ricardo Rosselló made the announcement Sunday via a brief Facebook video as hundreds of viewers posted angry messages . Jannice Rivera, a 43-year-old mechanical engineer who lives in Houston but was born and raised in Puerto Rico and flew in exclusively to join the protest, said: "This is just the beginning".

Worldwide Ukraine leader's party tipped to win
Author: 0 Ukraine leader's party tipped to win

According to the poll results, " Servant of the People " won 44.2% of the votes. The party won 227 seats in the 450-seat parliament, winning a thin majority, the Central Election Committee said on Monday after counting nearly 60 percent of the ballots.

Worldwide UK Prime Minister To Chair Meeting On Iran Tanker Crisis
Author: 0 UK Prime Minister To Chair Meeting On Iran Tanker Crisis

After this, the Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Ali Khamenei announced that the British government's illegal seizure of the Iranian supertanker was an act of "piracy" and will not go "unanswered". What is interesting now is that some countries like Bahrain are now acting like the seized ship belonged to them! Britain says the two incidents can not be compared, asserting that Britain acted lawfully off the Gibraltar coast to prevent illegal oil shipments to Syria that would ...

Worldwide Karnataka rebel MLAs seek SC order for floor test on Monday
Author: 0 Karnataka rebel MLAs seek SC order for floor test on Monday

The bench's remarks came when senior advocate Mukul Rohtagi, appearing for the two legislators - R Shankar and H Nagesh, said he has filed a new petition in the Karnataka matter and sought its urgent listing. He even said MLAs in Mumbai have been separated, with one group in Lonavala, and the others holed up elsewhere. "We have no plans of coming back to Bengaluru to vote in favour of the confidence motion, nor will we withdraw our resignations which were given to the Speaker last week", ...

Worldwide Lunar mission in place, ISRO planning to study the sun in 2020
Author: 0 Lunar mission in place, ISRO planning to study the sun in 2020

The most hard part of the mission will then begin as Vikram will first search for an appropriate landing site on the South Pole of the Moon , where no country has attempted landing before. Imaging of the landing area will be used to find a "hazard-free zone" for a soft landing in a high plain between two craters, the space agency said. In case you don't know it already, the Chandrayaan 2 is a 3,850 kg three-component spacecraft comprising an orbiter, lander and rover , all developed ...

Worldwide PM Imran, COAS to meet Trump, hold talks with IMF, WB officials
Author: 0 PM Imran, COAS to meet Trump, hold talks with IMF, WB officials

Mr. Khan is also expected to brief President Trump about the steps he has taken to normalise relations with India, especially after the Pulwama terror attack in Kashmir. Indeed, in an email to Fair and Hussain Haqqani, a former Pakistan ambassador to the USA and also a critic of the PakMil establishment, an NDU official acknowledged during a 2015 episode that the Pakistani military attache's office in Washington DC has protested "certain points of view", on Pakistan, but the NDU leadership ...

Worldwide Florida county launches internal investigation on Jeffrey Epstein monitoring
Author: 0 Florida county launches internal investigation on Jeffrey Epstein monitoring

Defense attorneys have said the passport was almost 40 years old and its objective was to avert "potential kidnappers, hijackers or terrorists" during travel, as his wealth and Jewish faith made him a target in the Middle East. A man walks past the front door of the upper east side home of Jeffrey Epstein , after the Southern District of NY announced charges of sex trafficking of minors and conspiracy to commit sex trafficking of minors, in NY, U.S., July 8, 2019.

Worldwide Israeli dozen remanded in gang rape case
Author: 0 Israeli dozen remanded in gang rape case

The Foreign Office has said it is supporting a woman who was assaulted and says it is in contact with local police. Medical examiners said they found bruises and scratches on her. She said he called her in "tears" stating that he had "nothing to do" with the allegations. As some reports suggest, the alleged rape caused a stir at the resort.

Worldwide Trump rally by the numbers
Author: 0 Trump rally by the numbers

With the exception of Omar who was born in Somalia, the rest of " The Squad " members were born in the states. "I started speaking really quickly", he told reporters Thursday. If Trump were an employer facing a lawsuit, Israel said, there would arguably be enough examples to suggest a pattern of racially or ethnically disparaging remarks.

Worldwide UK's Javid says 'send her back' chant at Trump rally unacceptable
Author: 0 UK's Javid says 'send her back' chant at Trump rally unacceptable

Facing blowback from Republicans on Thursday, Trump tried to distance himself from his supporters' cries at the North Carolina rally, saying "I disagree with it". The past week was rife with barbed insults between the president and his opponents, including a spat with four progressive congresswomen of color whom the president suggested should " go back " to their ancestral homelands if they have problems with America.

Worldwide Iran says its seizure of British ship a ‘reciprocal’ move
Author: 0 Iran says its seizure of British ship a ‘reciprocal’ move

The Stena Impero was taken to Bandar Abbas on Friday night by the naval forces of Iran's Revolutionary Guards and the investigation into the accident began on Saturday, Afifipour said, according to Fars . "The drone was immediately destroyed. after ignoring multiple calls to stand down", he added. According to the operator Northern Marine the vessel was approached by helicopters and other ships.

Worldwide Oil price rises on Mideast tensions, stock markets cautious
Author: 0 Oil price rises on Mideast tensions, stock markets cautious

In June, Trump said he called off a retaliatory strike on Iran following Tehran's move to shoot down an American drone . Reuters says that Refinitiv data showed the Stena Impero is a British-flagged vessel owned by Stena Bulk. The British government said it was urgently seeking more information. Around a third of the world's oil supplies travel through the Strait of Hormuz.

Worldwide Strong quake felt in Athens, two people lightly injured
Author: 0 Strong quake felt in Athens, two people lightly injured

The Athens Institute says the quake struck at 2:38 p.m. local time (1113 GMT) about 26 kilometers (13.7 miles) north of Athens. A fire brigade official said there had been several calls asking for help in rescuing people trapped in elevators, while some abandoned buildings were damaged.