Parliament emergency debate on abortion for Northern Ireland

The Supreme Court has rejected an appeal by human rights campaigners over the legality of Northern Ireland's abortion law. Belfast's High Court ruled in December 2015 that the law was incompatible with article eight of the ECHR - the right to res... More..

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Dennis Rodman will be in Singapore for Trump-Kim summit
by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

Dennis Rodman will be in Singapore for Trump-Kim summit

However, North Korea still operates a small embassy in Singapore . The former NY mayor, now Trump's legal adviser, said there was no choice but to cancel the summit after Kim Jong Un insulted the vice ...More..

Meghan, With Prince Harry, Makes Balcony Debut Alongside In-Laws
by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

Meghan, With Prince Harry, Makes Balcony Debut Alongside In-Laws

Though she's eager to commence her royal duties, Markle still has to undergo duchess training with the Queen's personal assistant, Samantha Cohen. The entire royal family, including for the first time Megha...More..

Kim Jong Un's private jet en route to Singapore, data indicates
by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

Kim Jong Un's private jet en route to Singapore, data indicates

It's something Donald Trump found irresistible, if only for its drama. A woman walks past a cannon barrel stuffed with flowers in a symbolic gesture of peace at Fort Siloso in Singapore , as preparations c...More..

Trump congratulates Cox on 2nd place win in CA
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Trump congratulates Cox on 2nd place win in CA

Due to the peculiar California primary system, in which the top two finishers qualify for the November ballot irrespective of party, Democrats had feared that with multiple candidates in four competitive se...More..

Testy Trump to ditch G7 summit early, White House says
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Testy Trump to ditch G7 summit early, White House says

The Trump administration said on Thursday it was moving ahead with tariffs on aluminium and steel imports from Canada, Mexico and the European Union, ending a two-month exemption and setting the stage for a pos...More..

Pat Toomey pushes back against Trump administration tariffs
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Pat Toomey pushes back against Trump administration tariffs

U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday canceled three quarters of the chamber's summer recess, handing his Republican Party ( GOP ) an edge as the midterm elections near. Corker acknowledged...More..

United Nations chief: Oceans will have more plastic than fish by 2050
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

United Nations chief: Oceans will have more plastic than fish by 2050

Today, plastic poses one of the greatest threats to our natural environment all the more so because it is both cheap and easily available. Highlighting the menace posed by plastic, he had said that 25,940 t...More..

Trump lawyers' letter to Mueller challenges subpoena
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Trump lawyers' letter to Mueller challenges subpoena

Should Mueller seek to compel Trump's testimony with a subpoena, the arguments advanced in the letter could ultimately form the basis of a courtroom battle that would probably reach the U.S. Giuliani said on ...More..

Melania Mystery Continues: First Lady Won't Accompany President To G7 Or Singapore
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Melania Mystery Continues: First Lady Won't Accompany President To G7 Or Singapore

Donald Trump was scheduled to head to Maryland on Friday afternoon, but officials said his wife would not be boarding the presidential helicopter with him. "She will not attend the G7 and there are no plans ...More..

Iran Could Unleash New Refugee Wave, Netanyahu Tells Merkel
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Iran Could Unleash New Refugee Wave, Netanyahu Tells Merkel

Ali Akbar Salehi told reporters that the infrastructure, which has been developed domestically, has the capability to produce several hundred-thousand Separative Work Units of enriched uranium. The nuclear deal...More..

Al-Qaeda warns Saudi crown prince over 'sin'
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

Al-Qaeda warns Saudi crown prince over 'sin'

The magazine cover drew flak especially from campaigners who are protesting the arrests of at least 11 activists, mostly identified by rights groups as veteran women campaigners for the right to drive and to en...More..

Socialist takes over as Spain’s prime minister after corruption scandal
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

Socialist takes over as Spain’s prime minister after corruption scandal

His predecessor, Mariano Rajoy , was ousted in motion of no confidence Friday. The 46 year-old Sanchez is now the prime minister in waiting. "I am aware of the responsibility I am assuming, of the comple...More..

North Korea replaces top three military officials
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

North Korea replaces top three military officials

But, if confirmed , the moves raise two contrasting scenarios: part of an ongoing reorganization in military leadership by Kim, or possibly a far-reaching intervention to bring in younger military overseers to...More..

Guatemala volcano: At least 25 dead, hundreds injured in eruption
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

Guatemala volcano: At least 25 dead, hundreds injured in eruption

Hundreds of rescue workers, including firefighters, police and soldiers, worked to help any survivors and recover any more bodies amid the still-smoking lava. Disaster agency spokesman David de Leon said late S...More..

Hurricane season begins, people urged to prepare | Don't Miss This
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

Hurricane season begins, people urged to prepare | Don't Miss This

Last season, the Atlantic saw 17 named storms, with 10 turning into hurricanes, breeding six major category storms, of course including Irma. "We also predicted six landfalls, and there were six", said David ...More..

Giuliani: President Trump Has Constitutional Authority To Pardon Himself
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

Giuliani: President Trump Has Constitutional Authority To Pardon Himself

Giuliani said Trump's lawyers would tell Mueller's team that "you've got everything you need, 1.4 million documents, 28 witnesses" to conclude its investigation. "If he's making an implicit threat that he cou...More..

30-year-old evicted by parents finally leaves home
by | Saturday, June 02, 2018

30-year-old evicted by parents finally leaves home

Rotondo, whose eviction from his parents' home drew national attention finally left hours before a court-ordered deadline. And this time with the aging auto that had become a focal point of the roughly half-doz...More..

White House slaps 25% tariff on $50 billion worth of Chinese goods
by | Saturday, June 02, 2018

White House slaps 25% tariff on $50 billion worth of Chinese goods

That inquiry provided the justification for punitive tariffs on US$50 billion worth of annual imports from China, which Trump announced last month. A statement from the White House yesterday (29 May), said...More..

GOP's Gowdy rejects Trump's 'spy' claim, defends FBI probe
by | Friday, June 01, 2018

GOP's Gowdy rejects Trump's 'spy' claim, defends FBI probe

In a discussion surrounding Attorney General Jeff Sessions recusing himself from the Russian Federation investigation, Scarborough slammed Trump for his criticism of Session's recusal despite the presiden...More..