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Survivor of Manchester bombing takes in the daughter of her best friend who was murdered in blast

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Survivor of Manchester bombing takes in the daughter of her best friend who was murdered in blast

Charlotte Fawell who lost her mother Wendy in the Manchester bombing A survivor of the Manchester bombing has taken in the daughter of her best friend who was killed in the atrocity and has vowed to ‘love her like her own’. Caroline Davies and Wendy Fawell were at Manchester Arena to collect their children who […]

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NK defies international pressure with missile launch

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NK defies international pressure with missile launch

North Korea fired at least one short-range ballistic missile into the East Sea on Monday, said South Korea’s military, in an apparent effort to demonstrate its advanced ballistic missile capability and use it as leverage for potential negotiation over the regime’s nuclear program. The suspected Scud-type missile lifted off at 5:39 a.m. from the North’s […]

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No buyer’s remorse: Trump backers stand strong, fault Congress for shortcomings

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No buyer’s remorse: Trump backers stand strong, fault Congress for shortcomings

They have forgiven him for backing off some of the promises he made on the campaign trail by chalking it up to the fact that he is still getting acclimated to the job and has never been a politician. Their primary concern is that he tweets too much. A Fox News survey showed 97 percent […]

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Forty-five civilians killed, injured in airstrikes by coalition in Mosul’s Old City

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Forty-five civilians killed, injured in airstrikes by coalition in Mosul’s Old City

Mosul (IraqiNews.com) Forty-five civilians were killed and injured in airstrikes that hit Mosul’s Old City early on Sunday, news reports mentioned. A local source told Al-Furat Al-Ikhbari news website that twenty civilians were killed, while more than 25 others were wounded in an airstrike launched by the international coalition led by the U.S. at al-Farouq […]

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Russia’s new civilian airliner takes off on maiden flight (PHOTOS, VIDEOS)

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Russia’s new civilian airliner takes off on maiden flight (PHOTOS, VIDEOS)

 The Irkut MC-21, Russia’s newest civilian narrow-body airliner, made its long-awaited maiden flight, as confirmed by the producer, which hopes the jet will compete with China’s COMAC C919, the legendary Boeing 737, and the Airbus A320. READ MORE: New Russian airliner set to take on Airbus and Boeing The flight on Sunday differed from the […]

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Norwegian security reassures Bruno Mars concertgoers after Manchester attack

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Norwegian security reassures Bruno Mars concertgoers after Manchester attack

Organisers of a Bruno Mars concert scheduled for Wednesday met with police to discuss security following Monday night’s terrorist attack at a concert in Manchester. The Pro Sec security company, which is responsible for the Oslo event, reassured the public following the meeting that appropriate safety measures are in place. Bruno Mars is scheduled to […]

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Merkel warns US, Britain no longer reliable partners

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Merkel warns US, Britain no longer reliable partners

Europe “must take its fate into its own hands” faced with a western alliance divided by Brexit and Donald Trump’s presidency, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Sunday. “The times in which we could completely depend on others are on the way out. I’ve experienced that in the last few days,” Merkel told a crowd at […]

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Trump’s Ramadan message gets hard response from US-Somali legislator

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Trump’s Ramadan message gets hard response from US-Somali legislator

United States President, Donald Trump, had added his voice to wishing Muslims a happy Ramadan period as the faithful begin the period of fasting and worship. The message has, however, elicited a response which raises issues with the content and wording. According to a US-Somali legislator, Ilhan Omar, Trump’s ‘tepid statement,’ was willfully ignorant and […]

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N. Korean leader oversees test of anti-aircraft weapon

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N. Korean leader oversees test of anti-aircraft weapon

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un reportedly oversaw a test of a new anti-aircraft weapon system. The North Korean leader ordered the weapon system’s mass production and deployment in the country, Reuters reported, citing the state news agency. The test was reportedly organized by North Korea’s Academy of National Defense Science. © Getty Images “Kim […]

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Philippines: 19 dead as troops fight ISIL-linked groups

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Philippines: 19 dead as troops fight ISIL-linked groups

Latest group of civilians killed in Marawi City adds to deaths of scores over past week, including police and fighters. Fighters locked in street-to-street battles with security forces in a southern Philippine city on Mindanao island have killed 19 civilians, the military said on Sunday, bringing the official death toll from nearly a week of fighting to […]

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