21 C
London
Monday, August 15, 2022

Republicans Moving Away From Trump?

WASHINGTON: More senior Republicans have withdrawn support for US presidential candidate Donald Trump after his obscene remarks about women became public.At least a dozen Republicans have said they will not be voting for him, since the comments emerged on Friday.Mr Trump says he will never drop out of the race to be president and will never let his supporters...

Farage faces inquiry over ‘gifts’ worth £450,000

Brexit Party leader failed to declare £450,000 allegedly spent on him by Arron Banks, MEP claimsNigel Farage is facing an investigation by European parliament authorities over claims that he failed to declare nearly half a million pounds in gifts from an insurance tycoon under investigation by the National Crime Agency.It was claimed this week that the Brexit Party leader...

US Accuses Russia For Hacking DNC

WASHINGTON — After weeks of accusations on background, the Obama administration on Friday formally pointed the finger at Russia over a series of recent hacks."The U.S. Intelligence Community (USIC) is confident that the Russian Government directed the recent compromises of e-mails from US persons and institutions, including from US political organizations," said a statement from the Department of Homeland...

North Korea fires three missiles into sea

North Korea has fired three short-range ballistic missiles, the US military says.WASHINGTON: North Korea launched a barrage of missiles Saturday, less than one week after being praised by US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson for showing 'restraint' in its weapons program.Pyongyang fired three short-range ballistic missiles from the Kangwon province, according to US Pacific Command.The launches occurred in the...

Queen skips Remembrance Sunday service after back sprain

The Queen has missed the Remembrance Sunday administration at the Cenotaph in London as she has sprained her back. Buckingham Palace said the Queen, 95, was "disillusioned" not to go to the occasion. The castle recently said it was the Queen's "firm goal" to go to the help, in the wake of removing time from her obligations for wellbeing reasons. She settled...

Report: Only 33% of American Voters Approve Trump

Only 33% of American voters approve of how President Donald Trump is performing as president, a new Quinnipiac University poll has found. The findings mark Trump's lowest approval rating and highest disapproval rating in the Quinnipiac poll. Sixty-one percent of respondents say they disapprove of the President's performance, with 55% of people saying they strongly disapprove -- the highest share of...

Actress Debbie Reynolds dies day after daughter Carrie Fisher’s death

Hollywood legend Debbie Reynolds, who sang and danced her way into the hearts of millions of moviegoers around the world in musicals like "Singin' in the Rain," died on Wednesday at age 84, her son said.Reynolds, one of the most enduring and endearing Hollywood actresses, died hours after being rushed to the hospital in Los Angeles after suffering...

US sanctions Russia over alleged election hacking, Moscow to retaliate

President Barack Obama has imposed sanctions on Russian officials and intelligence services in retaliation for Russia's interference in the US presidential election by hacking American political sites and email accounts. WASHINGTON- President Barack Obama has issued new sanctions against Russian people and companies that the US government has accused of hacking American institutions ahead of the election. The Treasury Department announced...

Pearl Harbor brings US and Japan closer

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is the first to go to the hallowed memorial above the sunken USS ArizonaPEARL HARBOR, Hawaii (AP) — In a historic pilgrimage, the leaders of Japan and the United States took to the hallowed waters of Pearl Harbor on Tuesday to prove that even the bitterest enemies can become allies. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe...

Beloved Leader Boris Johnson is Our Next Prime Minister

Former foreign secretary will succeed Theresa May as Britain’s next prime minister after beating Jeremy HuntBoris will become Britain’s next prime minister after being elected leader of the Conservative party, defeating Jeremy Hunt in the party’s leadership contest.The former mayor of London, who has long cherished an ambition to lead his country, won the contest by a convincing margin...