Day: February 6, 2018

Trump threatens another government shutdown over immigration

President Donald Trump threatened to shut down the government again this weekend if Democrats don’t agree to his immigration reform plans, specifically what he called loopholes in the immigration system that could allow dangerous criminals into the country. “If we don’t change this legislation if we don’t get rid of these loopholes…if we don’t change […]

Suspicious Groans Interrupt Wedding in Brazil

Suspicious Groans Interrupt Wedding in BrazilCC0Latin America21:44 06.02.2018(updated 21:59 06.02.2018) Get short URL240 A wedding day is one of the most special occasions for any couple, and one wants everything to be absolutely perfect. But unpleasant surprises, as a recent ceremony in Brazil has shown, usually come unexpectedly. A sweet wedding ceremony in Brazil turned into a […]

Super League XXIII – Round 1 Quiz!

Test your knowledge of events in Round 1 of Super League XXIII and what’s on the horizon in the world of Rugby League! The opening round saw 268 points scored in Betfred Super League, three players nab hat-tricks and six players notching up doubles for their sides. As the dust settles it is time to […]

Beijing: No Troops, Missile Defense Batteries Moved to North Korean Border

Beijing: No Troops, Missile Defense Batteries Moved to North Korean Border © AP Photo/ Li Tao/XinhuaMilitary & Intelligence23:06 06.02.2018Get short URL1 0 0 The Chinese Ministry of National Defense rejected media reports on Tuesday that People’s Liberation Army troops had been transferred to the China-North Korea border for missile defense purposes and potential war preparations. […]

Number of Injured in Taiwan Quake Rises to 188

Number of Injured in Taiwan Quake Rises to 188 © AFP 2018/ PEDRO PARDO Environment23:07 06.02.2018Get short URL1 0 0 BEIJING (Sputnik) – The number of injured in a powerful earthquake in eastern Taiwan on Tuesday has increased from 114 to 188 people, China’s CGTN television reported. The US Geological Survey earlier reported that a […]

Chinese Executive Assassinated in Karachi, Killer at Large

Chinese Executive Assassinated in Karachi, Killer at Large © REUTERS/ Akhtar SoomroAsia & Pacific23:14 06.02.2018Get short URL 0 0 0 A Chinese shipping company’s senior executive was gunned down in the streets of Karachi, Pakistan, in what police are calling a targeted attack. The identity and motive of the assailant, who is believed to be […]

Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois: My heart is in Madrid

Thibaut Courtois has fuelled Real Madrid transfer speculation by saying his “heart is in Madrid”, even though he is in talks with Chelsea over a new deal. The 25-year-old, who is under contract with Chelsea with 2019, has reportedly emerged as a target for reigning La Liga and European champions Real. In an interview with […]