Day: February 13, 2018

Amnesty Calls for Release of Teen Arrested for Slapping Israeli Soldiers

Amnesty Calls for Release of Teen Arrested for Slapping Israeli Soldiers © AP Photo/ Oren ZivMiddle East23:31 13.02.2018Get short URL 0 20 On Monday, Amnesty International released a statement calling for the release of teenage Palestinian activist Ahed Tamimi, whose trial began Tuesday. According to Amnesty International (AI), Israel, as party to the Convention on the Rights of the Child, […]

Pakistan, Saudi Arabia Launch Second Stage of Joint Naval Exercises

Pakistan, Saudi Arabia Launch Second Stage of Joint Naval Exercises © Wikipedia/ Kitt AmaritnantMilitary & Intelligence23:41 13.02.2018Get short URL 0 11 Joint naval training between the Royal Saudi Naval Forces (RSNF) and the visiting Pakistani Navy continue in the Persian Gulf, the latest expression of the special relationship between the Kingdom and arguably its closest […]

Definitly Red handed top weight in Grand National

Nigel Twiston-Davies compared Blaklion to Red Rum after he was allotted 11st 6lb for the Randox Health Grand National on April 14. The 2016 RSA Chase hero was the market leader for last year’s renewal of the Aintree spectacular and was far from disgraced in finishing fourth behind One For Arthur when carrying 11st 1lb. […]

Police Recommend Israeli PM Netanyahu Indictment For Corruption, Bribery

Police Recommend Israeli PM Netanyahu Indictment For Corruption, Bribery © AP Photo/ Ariel SchalitNews21:22 13.02.2018(updated 22:41 13.02.2018) Get short URL7210 Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu is facing a potential indictment after a police investigation reportedly urged the official be charged formally for alleged misconduct that includes accepting bribes and corruption. In a speech, the […]

WATCH: US-Led Coalition Strike Syrian Government Forces

WATCH: US-Led Coalition Strike Syrian Government Forces © AP Photo/ Vadim GhirdaMiddle East21:43 13.02.2018(updated 21:54 13.02.2018) Get short URL9340 The US Air Force Central Command released a video on Tuesday, showing an airstrike on Syrian government forces in the province of Deir ez-Zor. The footage depicts the destruction of a T-72 tank, as well as a strike against artillery […]

Guatemalan Authorities Detain Oxfam International Chairman – Reports

Guatemalan Authorities Detain Oxfam International Chairman – Reports © AP Photo/ Nick Ansell/PALatin America22:54 13.02.2018Get short URL1 0 0 Guatemalan authorities have detained Juan Alberto Fuentes Knight, the chairman of the Oxfam International charity’s board, over corruption charges during his tenure as the finance minister of the Latin American country, media reported Tuesday. According to the […]

Eddie Jones says World Rugby TMO statement hurts integrity of referees

Eddie Jones says World Rugby’s statement does not help support the integrity of referees Eddie Jones says World Rugby’s statement on Gareth Anscombe’s disallowed try hurts the integrity of match officials. World Rugby said television match official Glenn Newman made an error in ruling out Anscombe’s try during the first half of England’s Six Nations […]