Day: April 20, 2018

Russian Media Company Correspondent Killed in Syria

Russian Media Company Correspondent Killed in Syria © RIA Novosti . Andrei SteninMiddle East23:21 20.04.2018(updated 23:44 20.04.2018) Get short URL 0 08 A correspondent for Russian media company has been killed in Syria, head of Russia’s Chechen Republic head Ramsan Kadyrov reported on social media. A string correspondent for Russia’s Chechnya media company “Grozny” has been […]

Tehran Warns Israel: Our ‘Hands Are on the Trigger’

Tehran Warns Israel: Our ‘Hands Are on the Trigger’ © AFP 2018 / ISNA/AMIN KHOROSHAHIMiddle East23:30 20.04.2018(updated 23:32 20.04.2018) Get short URL 0 10 A senior member of Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) alerted Israel Friday that Tehran’s “hands are on the trigger and missiles are ready” to strike all Israeli air bases after […]

Strong fundraising numbers give Senate Democrats a boost

Most Democratic Senate candidates brought in strong fundraising hauls for the first quarter of 2018, the latest reports show, a positive sign for a party defending multiple seats and leaving some Republicans playing catch up in the race for campaign cash. Democrats are defending more seats on the map in November than the GOP in […]

President George HW Bush greets mourners honoring his wife

Former President George H.W. Bush greeted some of the hundreds of mourners filing through a large Houston church on Friday to pay final respects to his wife of 73 years, former first lady Barbara Bush. A spray of dozens of pink and yellow roses covered her closed, light-colored metallic casket in the sanctuary of St. […]

Espanyol sack manager Quique Sanchez Flores

Spanish side Espanyol have sacked Quique Sanchez Flores as their manager.  The former Watford boss was appointed as Espanyol’s manager in June 2016 and led the club to an eighth-place finish in La Liga during his first season in charge. The 53-year-old has overseen just eight league wins this season and leaves with Espanyol in […]

CCD1 round-up: Matt Renshaw marks Somerset debut with century

Matt Renshaw marked his Somerset debut with an unbeaten century as 18 wickets fell on the opening day of the Specsavers County Championship match with Worcestershire at Taunton. SCORECARD The 22-year-old Australian finished 101 not out in a total of 202 after an uncontested toss. In reply, Worcestershire plunged to 48 for five, Lewis Gregory […]