• Paul Crowther Identified as Man Who Threw Milkshake at Nigel Farage
Paul Crowther Identified as Man Who Threw Milkshake at Nigel Farage

A man has been charged in relation to an incident which left Nigel Farage covered in milkshake . Police arrested Paul Crowther , 32, from the village of Throckley near Newcastle. He even became a subject of scrutiny in special counsel Robert Mueller's Russian Federation probe. In a tweet , Farage blamed the incident on European Union suppo...

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  • Reinforcements on their way to Alberta to help fight raging wildfire
Reinforcements on their way to Alberta to help fight raging wildfire

Almost 5,000 people have cleared out of High Level and nearby First Nations with flames licking at the southern edge of the community, which is about 750 kilometres northwest of Edmonton. They were told to prepare for three days away from their homes and Kenney said they could be out for as many as five days. The B.C. government is deploying hund...

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  • Palestinians shun Bahrain conference proposed by US
Palestinians shun Bahrain conference proposed by US

Over 400,000 Jews live in West Bank settlements. "Attempts at promoting an economic normalization of the Israeli occupation of Palestine will be rejected", Erekat said. In the absence of direct talks with Palestinian leaders, United States officials often talk of engaging private Palestinians and "civil society" groups.

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  • Tornadoes leave trail of destruction as they rip across Oklahoma
Tornadoes leave trail of destruction as they rip across Oklahoma

Tensions are high in the region as the sixth anniversary of a tornado which took the lives of 24 people approaches. Forecasters said Arkansas, Missouri, and western IL could see severe thunderstorms later Tuesday with damaging winds, large hail and a few tornadoes possible.

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  • If Tehran attacks, it will be 'official end of Iran', says Trump
If Tehran attacks, it will be 'official end of Iran', says Trump

Four ships including two Saudi oil tankers were damaged in mysterious sabotage attacks last Sunday off the UAE's Fujairah, near the Strait of Hormuz - a vital maritime route for oil exports which Iran has threatened to close in the event of a war.

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  • Exit polls 2019: Toss-up between Cong & NDPP in
Exit polls 2019: Toss-up between Cong & NDPP in

Congress and other opposition leaders take the exit polls with skepticism and remain confident of win. The BJP described the meeting as an occasion to thank ministers for "their service to the nation" ahead of the counting of votes. "The exit poll surveys on May 19 only reiterated the serious concern of the Opposition parties on misuse of vulne...

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  • Iranian threats 'put on hold', says USA defence chief
Iranian threats 'put on hold', says USA defence chief

That amount is the limit Iran can acquire under a 2015 nuclear deal, which the U.S. pulled out of last May, AP reported. Tehran announced its decision to suspend some of its obligations under the JCPOA on May 8, one year after the U.S. Zarif called Trump's words " genocidal taunts ", adding that "Iranians have stood tall for millennia while agg...

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  • UK MP Theresa May to present lawmakers with 'new, bold' Brexit deal
UK MP Theresa May to present lawmakers with 'new, bold' Brexit deal

If not no-deal then it would have to be a general election or a second referendum that could lead to revocation and no Brexit at all". " We haven't seen whatever the new bill is going to be yet ", Corbyn told the BBC's Andrew Marr program of May's amended deal.

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  • Republican Lawmaker Calling for Trump's Impeachment Draws Backlash
Republican Lawmaker Calling for Trump's Impeachment Draws Backlash

Amash went on to say, "Contrary to Barr's portrayal, Mueller's report reveals that President Trump engaged in specific actions and a pattern of behavior that meet the threshold for impeachment". Upon reviewing the report, Barr and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein concluded that Mueller didn't find sufficient evidence to bring an obstruc...

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  • In Philly rally, Joe Biden offers unity to replace Trump’s ‘hatred'
In Philly rally, Joe Biden offers unity to replace Trump’s ‘hatred'

Democratic 2020 USA presidential candidate and former Vice President Joe Biden pauses while speaking at a campaign stop in Manchester, New Hampshire , May 13, 2019. "I'm going to say something outrageous", he said. Biden's remarks drew a swift response from the Progressive Change Campaign Committee, a liberal advocacy group that backs anothe...

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  • Judge declines to block subpoena seeking Trump's financial records
Judge declines to block subpoena seeking Trump's financial records

Meanwhile, White House counsel Cipollone wrote to Nadler to affirm that McGahn would not appear at any hearing on Tuesday as Democrats had hoped. A federal judge ruled against President Trump on Monday in a subpoena dispute not long after the White House said it is seeking to block its former top lawyer from talking to Congress .

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  • 'Particularly dangerous' tornado outbreak unfolds in Oklahoma, Texas
'Particularly dangerous' tornado outbreak unfolds in Oklahoma, Texas

Weather forecasters say that drivers passing through Oklahoma and Texas could be confronted with risky tornadoes and thunderstorms later today. Nineteen million Americans are in the path of destruction again today after almost four dozen tornadoes ripped through six states this weekend leveling homes and tossing trees.

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  • Jeremy Hunt warns Iran: Do not underestimate US
Jeremy Hunt warns Iran: Do not underestimate US

IRGC Commander Hossein Salami said on May 19 that Iran does not seek war, but is not afraid of it either and U.S. President vowed on the same day that war between Washington and Tehran would result in "the official end of Iran". The announcement came days after mysterious sabotage attacks against several tankers in highly sensitive Gulf wat...

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  • Decision on oil imports after Lok Sabha elections, India tells Iran
Decision on oil imports after Lok Sabha elections, India tells Iran

Decision on oil imports will be taken after general elections in India, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has conveyed this to Iran. Zarif and Swaraj are also likely to discuss the future of the Chabahar port project because the Trump administration has assured that exemption on Chabahar will continue.

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  • 'Imperative' UK government strikes new EU Brexit deal by June
'Imperative' UK government strikes new EU Brexit deal by June

That would leave just two options when the October 31 deadline looms, a no-deal Brexit, which has previously been rejected by MPs, or the revocation of Article 50, cancelling the entire process. Britain could then leave the European Union on 31 July. If the bill is introduced in the first week of June it will come seven days after the European ...

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  • Attorney general picks prosecutor to investigate FBI's Trump inquiry
Attorney general picks prosecutor to investigate FBI's Trump inquiry

His inquiry is the third known investigation focused on the opening of an F.B.I. counterintelligence investigation during the 2016 presidential campaign into possible ties between Russia's election interference and Trump associates. Boyle, said in 2018, according to The Day . Durham has served in the USA attorney's office since 1989, holding...

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  • Trump administration hits China's Huawei with one-two punch
Trump administration hits China's Huawei with one-two punch

The issue has taken on new urgency as US wireless carriers rollout 5G networks. Sen. Tom Cotton, Arkansas Republican, dubbed Chinese tech components a "Trojan horse", while others said the line between the Chinese government and private industry remains fuzzy.

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  • Nigel Farage: I’ll make eighth bid to become an MP
Nigel Farage: I’ll make eighth bid to become an MP

In an interview for the Guardian , he noted that a referendum must be part of any package agreed with the government. With Theresa May's future linked to the passage of a Brexit deal, getting legislation through the Commons and Lords by the summer break could also pave the way for her departure from Number 10.

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  • Moderate House Democrats wary of impeachment debate
Moderate House Democrats wary of impeachment debate

There are other White House aides on the Congressional list. Last week, Baker spoke out against the president publicly for one of the first times . Don McGahn leaves the White House on August 30, 2018. Rudy Giuliani hinted Saturday that he believes there is a constitutional crisis , although it isn't the one that Democrats have been talki...

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  • Explorer dives to deepest point in the ocean, stunned to find plastic
Explorer dives to deepest point in the ocean, stunned to find plastic

His team said he set a new record for the deepest solo dive in history, venturing to depths of 35,853 feet. Canadian movie maker James Cameron was the last to visit in 2012 in his submarine , reaching a depth of 35,787 feet (10,908 meters).

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  • Kashmir child rape fuels call for Shariah law
Kashmir child rape fuels call for Shariah law

On the evening of May 8, a three-year-old girl of Tiragam, Sumbal in north Kashmir's Bandipora district was raped by her neighbour Tahir Ahmed Mir, 20, after she was lured to the washroom of a nearby school. The official said a special team has been formed to fast-track the investigation in a professional manner. "A medical board will det...

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  • Daily Online Edition of The Sunday Times Sri Lanka
Daily Online Edition of The Sunday Times Sri Lanka

Meanwhile, police curfew is now imposed within Chilaw city limits and is set to be lifted at 4 am tomorrow. "Police and security forces have contained the situation, but these (unidentified) groups are still trying to create trouble". Previous blocks on social media and messaging apps imposed following the April 21 suicide attacks on churches a...

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  • 6 killed in gunman attack on Catholic church in Burkina Faso
6 killed in gunman attack on Catholic church in Burkina Faso

Congregants were leaving church around 9 a.m. (0900 GMT) when about twenty men encircled them and shot six dead, Boucary Zongo, mayor of the northern town of Dablo where the attack took place, and a witness, told Reuters. UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres condemned Sunday's attack and offered condolences as he cited "the sanctity of all places ...

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  • French commandos killed in daring Burkina Faso hostage rescue
French commandos killed in daring Burkina Faso hostage rescue

Macron will lead a national tribute to the men, both officers in the naval special forces, at the Les Invalides military hospital and mausoleum in Paris on Tuesday. Lassimouillas also expressed regret over the death of the Beninese park guide, who was shot dead when the two tourists were kidnapped. Burkina Faso has suffered from increasingly freq...

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  • European Allies Warn US Over Tensions With Iran
European Allies Warn US Over Tensions With Iran

Federica Mogherini said: "We will continue to support it as much as we can with all our instruments and all our political will". Pompeo cancelled a visit to Moscow on Monday and stopped in Brussels instead, en route to the Black Sea resort of Sochi for meetings with Russian President Vladimir Putin and Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov .

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  • Trump 'Very Surprised' by Senate Panel's Subpoena for Son
Trump 'Very Surprised' by Senate Panel's Subpoena for Son

Cenk Uygur and Ana Kasparian, hosts of The Young Turks, break it down. The Senate Intelligence Committee has issued a subpoena for Donald Trump Jr ., a source confirmed to Fox News on Wednesday. "Senate Intell Committee effectively being run by minority". Although Trump Jr had. already in September 2017 before the judiciary Committee of the ...

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  • Meng Wanzhou to seek stay of extradition proceedings
Meng Wanzhou to seek stay of extradition proceedings

Meng sued the Canadian government in March for allegedly trampling her constitutional rights during her arrest, in an effort to discredit the extradition case. Meng Wanzhou , 47, who faces charges related to Iran sanctions violations, was appearing at a Vancouver courthouse to set a timetable for her upcoming extradition hearing.

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  • Venezuela: Guaido call for new protests on Saturday
Venezuela: Guaido call for new protests on Saturday

The European Union has slammed the detention of leading Venezuelan opposition politician Edgar Zambrano as a "flagrant violation" of the constitution and called for his immediate release, reported dpa news. The opposition says Maduro has stacked the court with his own supporters, while the USA government this week threatened to sanction all its mem...

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  • Nuke envoys of S. Korea, US hold meeting following DPRK's projectile launches
Nuke envoys of S. Korea, US hold meeting following DPRK's projectile launches

North Korea's state-run Korean Central News Agency said Friday that leader Kim Jong Un helped guide the weapons tests on Thursday and learned about "various long-range strike means", but the statement from the propaganda services didn't specify the type of missiles fired.

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  • United States warns against Iranian 'threatening actions'
United States warns against Iranian 'threatening actions'

While in Iraq, Pompeo met separately with President Barham Salih and Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi. "The message that we've sent to the Iranians, I hope, puts us in a position where we can deter and the Iranians will think twice about attacking American interests", Pompeo said, noting that U.S.

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