Tag archive for ‘World News’
By news On Friday, September 22nd, 2017
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German foreign minister wants Europe to be ‘major global player’ | World | News

Sigmar Gabriel said it was time Europe found its “own voice” instead of letting the US dictate global affairs while the continent argues amongst itself.  (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle More...

By news On Thursday, September 21st, 2017
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Ireland should call ‘state of emergency over EU’ – Brussels on alert | World | News

Ireland’s debt and soaring homelessness problem has been blamed on the EU as a leading commentator warned he feared for his grandchildren’s future.  Eamon Dunphy said the harsh measures introduced More...

By news On Thursday, September 21st, 2017
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Holocaust denier ordered to visit AUSCHWITZ death camp every year instead of jail | World | News

Laurent Louis, a former member of the Belgian parliament, was told to visit a the preserved death camps where millions of Jews were exterminated as part of Hitler’s final solution and write about the experience More...

By news On Thursday, September 21st, 2017
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Donald Trump impeached – Robert Mueller seeks White House records | World | News

Robert Mueller is believed to want to see documents that relate to 13 “areas of interest”, including those relating to Mr Trump’s sacking of the FBI director James Comey and his son’s meeting with a Russian More...

By news On Thursday, September 21st, 2017
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ISIS driven out of last major Iraq stronghold in final battle to wipe out caliphate | World | News

The offensive, announced by Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, comes four days before a referendum on Kurdish independence due to be held in northern Iraq, including Kirkuk. Abadi considers the September 25 referendum More...

By news On Wednesday, September 20th, 2017
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German chancellor Merkel bashes Donald Trump for North Korea military threats | World | News

The German Chancellor hit out after Mr Trump threatened to “totally destroy” North Korea as fears of a nuclear conflict mount. Mrs Merkel said: “I am against threats of this kind. And speaking More...

By news On Wednesday, September 20th, 2017
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Iran leader Hassan Rouhani condemns Donald Trump’s United Nations speech | World | News

Mr Rouhani was responding to Mr Trump’s fiery address to the United Nations General Assembly in New York in which he described the Islamic republic as “a corrupt dictatorship” and accused it of supporting More...

By news On Wednesday, September 20th, 2017
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Hurricane Maria: Forecaster struggles to complete interview in winds | World | News

Hurricane Maria’s outer eyewall is also set to devastate the island, as it prepares for the huge storm, just weeks after Hurricane Irma battered the Caribbean.  A reporter for Wapa Television was caught More...

By news On Wednesday, September 20th, 2017
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Hurricane Maria: Scary footage emerges of storm’s LOUD whistle as it batters hotel doors | World | News

In the jaw-dropping clip, captured by National Geographic photographer Mike Theiss, brutal winds can be heard whistling loudly and pushing against a door. The door, bolstered with sandbags, can be heard creaking More...

By news On Wednesday, September 20th, 2017
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Hurricane Maria: Puerto Rico braces itself for ‘worst atmospheric event in a century’ | World | News

REUTERS – EPA Hurricane Maria is more powerful than Irma and could bring an extreme threat of life Hurricane Maria is heading for a direct hit on Puerto Rico on Wednesday and the NHC said More...