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Emirates reduces US flights after Trump administration curbs

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Emirates reduces US flights after Trump administration curbs

 Daily flights to Boston, Los Angles and Seattle will be reduced to once a day Emirates airline has announced it is reducing the number of flights to the United States because of reduced demand caused by more stringent US security measures and travel bans on citizens of a number of countries. Etihad Airways said it […]

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UK Parliament approves early general election

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UK Parliament approves early general election

The British Parliament has voted almost unanimously in favor of an early general election proposed by UK Prime Minister Theresa May. Lawmakers in the House of Commons voted 522 to 13 on Wednesday to support the motion put forward by May a day earlier. The election will be held on June 8, nearly a year […]

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Terrorists & rebels lured evacuees out of buses with snacks before blast – Aleppo attack witnesses

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Terrorists & rebels lured evacuees out of buses with snacks before blast – Aleppo attack witnesses

Eyewitnesses to the bomb attack on a refugee convoy near Aleppo that killed dozens of children said the militants lured people out of the vehicles with snacks before the explosion, and also stopped them from escaping the blast site. A powerful explosion hit several buses full of people leaving militant-held towns and villages outside Aleppo […]

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Syrian Army Command Rescues Soldiers Kidnapped by Terrorists

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Syrian Army Command Rescues Soldiers Kidnapped by Terrorists

Damascus, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) Commands of the Syrian Army reportedly rescued 34 soldiers who were in the hands of formerly called Al Nusra Front in the neighbourhood of Qaboun, 6 kilometers east of Damascus. After monitoring the area with drones and analyzing talks and contacts among the terrorists, the place of the prison was […]

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North Korea propaganda video shows missile attack destroying US city

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North Korea propaganda video shows missile attack destroying US city

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un celebrated his grandfather’s birthday on Sunday with a rousing concert that also featured a video simulation of a nuclear missile attack destroying what appears to be an unidentified American city. According to reports, a full orchestra played alongside the video, which depicted missiles soaring over the Pacific and engulfing […]

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Four men beat and rob Somali teen because he is gay

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Four men beat and rob Somali teen because he is gay

The attack happened earlier this year but now police have reported they arrested all four men accused of the crime. As is common under privacy regulations, Austrian police have not released the names or images of any of the men involved. At around 10.30pm on 17 February the four men, some of them masked, allegedly forcibly […]

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‘Sword stands ready’: Pence vows ‘overwhelming & effective’ response to N. Korean attacks

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‘Sword stands ready’: Pence vows ‘overwhelming & effective’ response to N. Korean attacks

 US Vice President Mike Pence has issued a fresh warning to North Korea, saying that Washington will counter any potential attack with an “overwhelming and effective” response. Speaking from the deck of the aircraft carrier ‘USS Ronald Reagan’, docked in Yokosuka, Japan, Pence told 2,500 American sailors that North Korea is “the most dangerous and […]

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IS kills members with gangrene in western Mosul

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IS kills members with gangrene in western Mosul

Mosul (IraqiNews.com) Islamic State started killing its members suffering gangrene in western Mosul, intelligence sources from the city has said. Shafaq News quoted sources as saying that the slain militants were the wounded ones staying at houses that IS turned to hospitals, blaming this on the big number of members with gangrene and shortage of […]

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The Somali and Swahili Supper Club That’s Headed to London

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The Somali and Swahili Supper Club That’s Headed to London

Fozia Ismail and Edwina Bruford first met in a play park sandpit in the city of Bristol. They were both adults, looking after their respective toddlers of similar age. (“It’s all glamour here!” Ismail recently told me of this initial meeting.) The women got on well, bonding over shared experiences of eating their parents’ East […]

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Meet Germany’s ‘forgotten’ foreign workers

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Meet Germany’s ‘forgotten’ foreign workers

Long overshadowed by the more numerous and vocal Turkish “guest worker” community, Mozambicans who arrived in Germany decades ago still struggle to assert their rights in their adopted homeland. Faced with huge industrial production problems, pre-unification East Germany relied heavily on labour from communist “brother states” such as Cuba, Hungary, Vietnam and Angola. But the […]

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