February 23, 2019

World News

US "House Of Horrors" Couple Plead Guilty To Torturing Their 12 Kids

A California couple pleaded guilty Friday to imprisoning and torturing 12 of their 13 children in a grisly "house of horrors" case that gained international attention.

Donald Trump, Xi Jinping Likely To Meet For Trade Summit In March

US President Donald Trump said on Friday a trade summit with Chinese leader Xi Jinping was likely next month, and hailed two days of "very good talks" by negotiators.

Woman's Body Chopped, Stored In Containers At Home In Spain; Son Arrested

A 26-year-old man from Madrid has been arrested on suspicion of killing his mother then cutting up her remains and storing them in Tupperware containers, Spanish police said on Friday.

Twitter Co-Founder Evan Williams Steps Down From Board

Twitter Inc said on Friday one of its co-founders, Evan Williams, will be stepping down as a member of its board at the end of the month.Williams, who also announced the move in a series of tweets, is...

Amid Global Pressure, Pak Government Takes Control Of Jaish Headquarters

Succumbing to intense international pressure to rein in terror groups operating from its soil, the Pakistan government on Friday took over the administrative control of the headquarters of...

Meghan Markle Draws Backlash From UK Media After Lavish US Baby Shower

Meghan Markle drew fresh scorn from British media this week after celebrating the imminent arrival of her first baby with what they described as an "extravagant" trip to New York in a private jet.

This Long List Of Pakistan's Terror Groups Is Just Tip Of The Iceberg

Pakistan is the epicentre of terrorism with a long list of outlawed terror organisations, including the latest to be banned Hafiz Saeed's Jamaat-ud-Dawa or JuD, and the country abets and aids almost...

Family Of Teen Who Joined ISIS Will Fight UK Move To Strip Citizenship

The family of a London teenager who joined the ISIS in Syria said Friday it would challenge the British government's decision to revoke her citizenship.

US To Leave 200 American Peacekeepers In Syria After Pullout

The United States will leave "a small peacekeeping group" of 200 American troops in Syria for a period of time after a U.S. pullout, the White House said on Thursday, as President Donald Trump pulled...

Fake News: Kim, Trump Lookalikes Commit To "Peace" Ahead Of Hanoi Summit

Heavily bronzed and freshly coiffed, Donald Trump's doppelganger says he has come to Hanoi to meet with a Kim Jong Un lookalike to end North Korea's nuclear ambitions, and maybe play a bit of golf.

Family Of ISIS Teen To Fight UK Decision To Revoke Her Citizenship

The family of a London teenager who joined ISIS in Syria said Friday it would challenge the British government's decision to revoke her citizenship.

"Make Love Not War": Hanoi Tee Designer Earns Bread From Trump-Kim Mania

A T-shirt bearing the face of one of the world's most infamous dictators would normally be a tough sell, one would think. But in summit-mad Hanoi, where streets are being spruced up and businesses...