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Hong Kong Protesters To Join 'Anti-Totalitarianism Rally' Today

Hong Kong Protesters To Join 'Anti-Totalitarianism Rally' Today

Pro-democracy activists have stepped up their four-month-long campaign in the financial hub ahead of celebrations planned for the 70th anniversary of communist China's founding from Tuesday. They in...

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Militants kill eight deadly ambush in Egypt's Sinai - Resources

Militants kill eight deadly ambush in Egypt's Sinai - Resources

Two soldiers were wounded in the assault from Bir al-Abed, both security sources stated. The claim could not be immediately verified. A shell from Egypt's Sinai Peninsula struck the southern Israeli...

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Greta Thunberg marches in Montreal for global climate protests

Greta Thunberg marches in Montreal for global climate protests

Parents have largely stayed in the background while their children, led by Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg , have spearheaded a worldwide wave of climate protests. Trudeau is promising more climate a...

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Austria votes as clear favorite Kurz keeps coalition options open

Austria votes as clear favorite Kurz keeps coalition options open

With 6.4 million eligible to vote , poll booths across the country opened at 7:00am (0500 GMT). Austrians are voting in a snap parliamentary election , with former Chancellor Sebastian Kurz likely...

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A new storefront is coming to the Epic Games Store

A new storefront is coming to the Epic Games Store

The game still retails for £10.99, so grab it from the Epic Store and save yourself the money if you're interested. On the other hand, Metro 2033 Redux is not really a game for everyone, as it's...

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Boris Johnson denies wrongdoing over Arcuri link

Boris Johnson denies wrongdoing over Arcuri link

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been accused in a conflict of interest when he was mayor of London . The Sunday Times leads with a story saying Jennifer Arcuri told friends she was h...

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Netanyahu faces tough odds in forming Israeli government

Netanyahu faces tough odds in forming Israeli government

Netanyahu, who faces fraud and breach of trust charges in three cases, and bribery in one of them, is scheduled for a hearing starting Wednesday with the attorney general, his last opportunity to avoi...

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Young people join worldwide climate protest

Young people join worldwide climate protest

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern, who is in NY at the climate summit, on Thursday announced that she had support from four other countries for a proposed new trade agreement to combat climate...

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Fresh demonstrations as Indonesian students die in legal-reform protests — Blunt force

Fresh demonstrations as Indonesian students die in legal-reform protests — Blunt force

The revision has prompted protests from activists and human rights groups, and a campaign that gathered more than 300,000 signatures to a petition addressed to President Joko Widodo to stop it. Widodo...

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Hong Kong protesters mark five years since ‘Umbrella’ street movement

Hong Kong protesters mark five years since ‘Umbrella’ street movement

They plan to do so again on Tuesday. A police helicopter was hovering above. Apart from Saturday's rally in the city centre, protesters are also planning global "anti-totalitarianism" rallies on Sun...

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Get a unique view inside (and above) Montreal's half-million climate march

Get a unique view inside (and above) Montreal's half-million climate march

There was a mixture of support from educational institutions in the city during the lead up to Friday's climate strike rally. Demonstrations were also held in India, Brazil, Argentina, Chile, and ...

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Senior SNP figure hints at United Kingdom no-confidence vote next week

Senior SNP figure hints at United Kingdom no-confidence vote next week

Authorities in London have asked an independent police watchdog to determine if a criminal investigation should be opened into British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's links to an American businessw...

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‘God Of War’ Is Now Officially A ‘PlayStation Hit’ Alongside Other Games

‘God Of War’ Is Now Officially A ‘PlayStation Hit’ Alongside Other Games

Check out the announcement from the PlayStation Blog itself , with some info below. By visiting Playstation's website , it's possible to navigate to the newly opened shop where you can find PS4 c...

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Saudi King's Bodyguard Shot Dead in 'Dispute' - State Media

Saudi King's Bodyguard Shot Dead in 'Dispute' - State Media

Saudi King Salman's person bodyguard was shot dead by his friend, Saudi state TV has announced . Saudis on Twitter offered condolences for Mr al-Fagham, publishing pictures of him similarly guardi...

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Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, Pays Tribute To Murdered South African Student

Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, Pays Tribute To Murdered South African Student

Mrwetyana's murder sparked protests in Cape Town against violence against women. Royal watchers will remember that when Meghan and Harry arrived in South Africa, Meghan's first speech during t...

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Yemen war: Houthi rebels claim mass capture of Saudi troops

Yemen war: Houthi rebels claim mass capture of Saudi troops

Last week, the Houthis announced a unilateral halt to the hundreds of drone and missile attacks that have targeted OPEC's largest producer in recent years. Saudi Arabia backs President Hadi, and has l...

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Trump considers the elimination of Chinese companies from USA stock exchanges

Trump considers the elimination of Chinese companies from USA stock exchanges

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan lost 0.35%, having fallen 1.65% so far this week, while Japan's Nikkei slid 1.30%. "It's that combination this week of weakening economic d...

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Exasperated Trump's strategy: Flail at Democrats, attack whistleblower, tweet from the hip

Exasperated Trump's strategy: Flail at Democrats, attack whistleblower, tweet from the hip

Democratic House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said the report showed that the Republican president "has been engaged in a cover-up all along". Only a handful of people know his or her identity, but the ...

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Papalii cleared to play grand final

Papalii cleared to play grand final

South Sydney finished the last match of the regular season against the Roosters with only 12 players on the park after being forced to withdraw a spate of players inside the final 15 minutes for head ...

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Hurricane Jerry remains Cat 2 strength in Atlantics tropical cauldron

Hurricane Jerry remains Cat 2 strength in Atlantics tropical cauldron

Forecasters expect it to strengthen into a Category 1 hurricane by Friday as it moves closer to the northern Leeward Islands. Hurricane Humberto is now a major hurricane with Category 3 winds of...

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Trump raises $13M after Pelosi announces impeachment inquiry

Trump raises $13M after Pelosi announces impeachment inquiry

House Democrats want to learn the identities of those people and where their communications fit into the story. White House officials were said to be so alarmed by President Donald Trump's July 25...

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Student journalist scores big scoop in Trump-Ukraine story

Student journalist scores big scoop in Trump-Ukraine story

The official was quoted as saying by The Associated Press news agency that Volker told Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday of his decision to leave the job, following disclosures that he had co...

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Lethbridge residents join global fight against climate change

Lethbridge residents join global fight against climate change

The UK newspaper The Sun has suggested these include "energy giants and pushy celebrity parents - including a fame-hungry mum who once appeared on Eurovision". "From now on I will be doing death met...

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Brexit: Rachel Johnson leads backlash against brother Boris over Brexit language

Brexit: Rachel Johnson leads backlash against brother Boris over Brexit language

There was an uproar on Wednesday night as Mr Johnson repeatedly berated MPs, rejected calls to temper his language and said the best way to honour the murdered Labour politician Jo Cox - who campaig...

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Police release interview with alleged Yonge Street van attacker

Police release interview with alleged Yonge Street van attacker

But the disappointment morphed into anger at a college Halloween party in 2013. The statement Alek Minassian gave to police in the hours after his takedown following a deadly van attack in Toronto i...

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Canada manhunt: Police to reveal details of teen killers' cross-country murder spree

Canada manhunt: Police to reveal details of teen killers' cross-country murder spree

The bodies of Bryer Schmegelsky, 18, and Kam McLeod, 19, were found on 7 August after a two-week-long search that began in northern British Columbia and ended in the remote and hostile terrain of no...

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Facebook Just Revealed New Details About its Mind-Blowing AR Glasses Project

Facebook Just Revealed New Details About its Mind-Blowing AR Glasses Project

Facebook is actively developing augmented reality glasses, with plans to completely recreate the planet in a 3D map, allowing users to live in enhanced, interactive spaces. After creating a customisat...

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Apple Plots Theatrical Release of Films Prior to Apple TV Plus Streaming

Apple Plots Theatrical Release of Films Prior to Apple TV Plus Streaming

Those movies could appear in theaters for weeks ahead of landing on Apple TV Plus, according to the report . The tech giant has recently made "overtures" to cinema chains about the plans, the Wa...

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Des Moines Register reporter out after past offensive tweets

Des Moines Register reporter out after past offensive tweets

When Calvin called King for comment on the tweets , King immediately called a press conference and confessed to his online sins. Editor Carol Hunter wrote about the paper's decision in a lengthy p...

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Princeton grad gets maximum sentence in killing of hedge-fund father

Princeton grad gets maximum sentence in killing of hedge-fund father

The younger Gilbert showed up unannounced, angry that he lost his weekly allowance of $1,000. The jury had deliberated for two days before convicting Gilbert Jr. glanced at her over his right should...

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