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China-Africa business forum attracts over 1000 African representatives

China-Africa business forum attracts over 1000 African representatives These African leaders will be treated like kings, fed plenty Chinese curry, alcohol and given all sorts of toys and tokens while the Chinese looks at their begging bowls and how to further suffocate them with debt. Besides taking part in the Summit, President Kenyatta is scheduled to hold bilateral talks with his Chinese counterpart, President Xi Jinping . This, he said, would help African countr... [Full Article...]

Theresa May has ruled out a second Brexit referendum

Theresa May has ruled out a second Brexit referendum The prime minister writes that the coming months are "critical in shaping the future of our country", but that she is "clear" about her mission in fulfilling "the democratic decision of the British people". But some Brexit supporters have said that would mean parts of the British economy would still be subject to rules set in Brussels. The Tory heavyweight compared withdrawal negotiations betwee... [Full Article...]

About Myanmar found a Ghost ship

About Myanmar found a Ghost ship Found the ship by local fishermen climbed aboard, but found no crew, no cargo. They found the empty cargo vessel was being towed by another ship before it became unmoored, they said. After some digging, the navy now believe the freighter was being towed by a tugboat headed to a ship-breaking factory in Bangladesh. When crew members were questioned, they told the Navy they had left Jakarta on A... [Full Article...]

Ugandan pop star politician Bobi Wine arrives in U.S. after alleged torture

Ugandan pop star politician Bobi Wine arrives in U.S. after alleged torture Kyagulanyi, who chanted lyrics about poverty and social justice, has become a lightning rod for youthful opposition to the 74-year-old president. We understand Bobi Wine is now at Entebbe airport on his way out of the country. Museveni's administration in the letter written through Uganda's Ministry of East Africa wanted action taken against Babu and other Kenyan MP's accusing them of meddling... [Full Article...]

Trump, Sessions approved of Putin meeting proposal: former campaign adviser

Trump, Sessions approved of Putin meeting proposal: former campaign adviser Papadopoulos's lawyers cited the van der Zwaan sentence to bolster their argument for probation. A former campaign aide accused of lying to the Federal Bureau of Investigation said that then-candidate Donald Trump "nodded with approval" at his suggestion of setting up a meeting between Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin . [Full Article...]

George W Bush Passing Candy To Michelle Obama Has Twitter Smiling

George W Bush Passing Candy To Michelle Obama Has Twitter Smiling The 81-year-old died at his home in Arizona on Saturday , August 25, days after his family announced he'd suspended treatment for glioblastoma and 13 months after doctors first discovered the aggressive tumor on his brain. " Washington Mourned John McCain ". Petraeus said McCain was a man of "great courage, unshakable determination, and unwavering devotion to our country and those who defe... [Full Article...]

Myanmar Court Sentences Reuters Reporters to Seven Years in Prison

Myanmar Court Sentences Reuters Reporters to Seven Years in Prison The time already served by the defendants from December 12 will be taken into consideration", the judge, who convicted and sentenced the two Reuters reporters, said while delivering the judgment. "Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo should be allowed to return to their families and continue their work as journalists". "I think one has to ask will this process increase or decrease the confidence the people o... [Full Article...]

Libya imposes state of emergency in Tripoli

The UN-backed government based in Tripoli declared a state of emergency in the capital "given the seriousness of the current situation". According to a health ministry toll at least 39 people have been killed and some 100 injured in five days of clashes among rival militias, which broke out Monday in suburbs south of Tripoli. [Full Article...]

Washington pays tribute to John McCain as daughter Meghan attacks Trump's rhetoric

Washington pays tribute to John McCain as daughter Meghan attacks Trump's rhetoric George W Bush said McCain "loved freedom with a passion". He was captured and endured 5 1/2 years as a prisoner of war . He was severely tortured and held in solitary confinement. The Mercury News reports that Bush hailed McCain's "combination of courage and decency" in a eulogy that touched on the state of the nation's politics under Donald Trump . [Full Article...]

4 family members from Loyal killed in kayaking accident

4 family members from Loyal killed in kayaking accident He added the family was well-prepared, with a phone on board, that flashlight, and everyone was wearing a life jacket, which made them easier to find. Haraf said the rescue crews worked around the clock, with a relief shift coming in at about 2 a.m. Strong thunderstorms overnight hampered rescue efforts. [Full Article...]

Sri Lankan faces terror charge in Australia

Sri Lankan faces terror charge in Australia Offer: AAP/ 7 News The threats are allegedly graphic, with references to Islamic Order. "From documentation, he was affiliates with ISIS", he said. Mr Nizamdeen was referred to the police by UNSW and the university is assisting police with their investigations. [Full Article...]

Meghan McCain pays tribute to her father with broadside against Trump

Meghan McCain pays tribute to her father with broadside against Trump But during his first 100 days in office, Trump found more time for golf than than each of his last three predecessors, totaling 90 days in his first year alone, compared to Obama's one day golfing during his first year in office. Mr. Graham, Mr. McCain's closest ally in the Senate, added, "She is grieving for the father she adored". "She is her father's daughter", Sen. Ms. [Full Article...]

Deputy shoots gunman at Del Mar Racetrack before Ice Cube concert

Deputy shoots gunman at Del Mar Racetrack before Ice Cube concert The newspaper says people saw police and sheriff's department cars arrive at the Del Mar Racetrack about 6:40 p.m. Sunday. Sheriff's officials could not immediately be reached by The Associated Press about the shooting. Police scanner traffic indicated that one suspect was down and was being taken to the hospital and that no other suspects were being sought. Del Mar had invited fans who couldn... [Full Article...]

Will Trump's 2016 'Lyin' Ted' Tweets Doom Cruz Reelection Chances?

Will Trump's 2016 'Lyin' Ted' Tweets Doom Cruz Reelection Chances? Trump repeatedly mocked Cruz as "Lyin' Ted " during the Republican presidential primary. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) tweet. He is another all talk, no action pol!' A GoFundMe page started by USA Latinx, a Latino advocacy group, has raised close to $10,000 to get the tweet onto a mobile billboard. [Full Article...]

Fairbanks woman arraigned in children's deaths

Fairbanks woman arraigned in children's deaths Fort Wainwright police said the 23-year-old mother phoned 911 and told dispatchers her daughter was not breathing around 6:20 p.m. the night of November 20, 2017. The children were said to have been "entirely healthy" prior to their deaths. She's scheduled for her first court appearance on Friday. When questioned about her wages, LaFountain said she wasn't sure how much she made past year but ha... [Full Article...]

McCain Memorial at Arizona Capitol on 82nd Birth Anniversary

McCain Memorial at Arizona Capitol on 82nd Birth Anniversary Throughout Trump's presidency, McCain did not hesitate to speak candidly about policy differences with Trump, including the president's friendly posture toward Russian President Vladimir Putin. In that missive, he was brief - and his words focused on the McCain family and didn't offer praise for the senator's legacy. Mattis said the Department of Defense "will remain forever grateful for the lif... [Full Article...]

Lula: Brazil’s jailed ex-chief barred from presidential race by electoral courtroom

Lula: Brazil’s jailed ex-chief barred from presidential race by electoral courtroom But the PT has vowed to "continue fighting with all means" to secure Lula's candidacy. "We will present all appeals before the courts for the recognition of the rights of Lula provided by law and global treaties ratified by Brazil ". "There is a cutoff date in Brazilian law - September 17 - and the party will have that as a limit for the party to replace their candidate". But da Silva and his... [Full Article...]

Nation comes to terms with UN report

Nation comes to terms with UN report It is deliberate and calculated attempt of Myanmar military. This has been an important week for Burma's Rohingya community. So did the World Bank president and many other dignitaries of the world. The crisis, they said, should be solved by Myanmar and its neighbour Bangladesh, where most of the almost 725,000 Rohingya refugees fled to after the violence. [Full Article...]

As widow weeps, John McCain’s long journey ends on a grassy hill

Also expected to pay tribute to McCain, the former Arizona senator, GOP presidential nominee and prisoner of war who died August 25 from brain cancer at age 81, were David Petraeus , a retired general and former Central Intelligence Agency director, and McCain's son Jack. [Full Article...]

Rio's 200-year old National Museum hit by massive fire

Rio's 200-year old National Museum hit by massive fire Roberto Robadey, a spokesman for the fire department, said 80 firefighters were working to put out the blaze and that some pieces had been spared. Live television broadcast images of the fire, which began after the end of visiting hours at 5 p.m., burning out of control throughout the building late into the night. [Full Article...]


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