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Third woman comes forward with allegations against Brett Kavanaugh

Third woman comes forward with allegations against Brett Kavanaugh

In her statement , Swetnick wrote that she first met Kavanaugh and his friend, Mark Judge , in 1980 or 1981, when she was in high school and attended "well over ten house parties" with both of the...

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European Union eyes oil barter system with Iran to get round USA sanctions

European Union eyes oil barter system with Iran to get round USA sanctions

The core US sanctions that seek to choke off Iran's oil exports, the lifeblood of its economy, will resume in early November, and Trump promised that "after that the United States will pursue addition...

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Ireland flights could stop if there's a no-deal Brexit

Ireland flights could stop if there's a no-deal Brexit

Ireland's corporate tax rate is now at 12.5pc - nearly half the rate of other European countries' rates. The prime minister is expected to say: "Whatever your business, investing in a post-Brexit Br...

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Chairman ousted as Australia's public broadcaster hit by politics scandal

Chairman ousted as Australia's public broadcaster hit by politics scandal

Meanwhile, the Morrison government has ordered the communications department to investigate the allegations levelled at Milne. It is understood Mr Milne resigned after today's board meeting demanded...

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Take that, sucker! Seal slaps kayaker with octopus

A kayaker paddling in the waters around New Zealand has been given an unusually close look at its marine life when a seal appeared to throw an octopus at him. "I'm not sure who got more of a surpris...

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Iran says it doesn’t want war with the US

Iran says it doesn’t want war with the US

Venezuela pointed to a report in the NY times that claimed Washington had been holding secret talks with mutinous military figures throughout a year ago as evidence that the United States is working...

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'Husband Is Not Master Of Woman': SC Says Adultery Not A Crime

'Husband Is Not Master Of Woman': SC Says Adultery Not A Crime

The bench comprising CJI Misra and justices Rohinton Nariman, A.M. Khanwilkar, D.Y. Chandrachud and Indu Malhotra started hearing the matter on 1 August, and concluded a week later. Breaking it down...

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Brett Kavanaugh: third woman accuses supreme court nominee of sexual misconduct

Swetnick also implies that Kavanaugh and Judge participated in the assaults themselves. "I want to watch, I want to see", he said at a news conference in NY. To repeat, it will take some time before...

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Madiba's statue unveiled at United Nations headquarters

Madiba's statue unveiled at United Nations headquarters

President Mnangagwa will make his first ever contribution to the General Debate of the General Assembly this week. Mr Guterres said world leaders need to face the forces that "threaten us" with the ...

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Alan Hogg missing: British millionaire and wife vanish in Thailand

Alan Hogg missing: British millionaire and wife vanish in Thailand

The wife's brother, Warut Satchakit, was arrested over the disappearance after CCTV showed him entering the home and stealing their vehicle the next morning on Friday. "We are certain that the disappe...

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IIT Indore Makes Times Higher Education World University Ranking Debut

Montreal has two of the world's 100 best universities, according to the 2019 edition of the Times Higher Education World University Rankings , which were released on Tuesday. Cambridge and Stanford U...

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CNN's Jim Acosta Spars With President Trump at UN Press Conference

CNN's Jim Acosta Spars With President Trump at UN Press Conference

Addressing world leaders and top diplomats Tuesday , the president drew laughter when he boasted that he's accomplished more during his time in office than nearly any previous administration. Acosta...

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Kavanaugh drama: New accusations and a support letter from classmates

Ms Swetnick alleged that she became victim to one such assault in "approximately 1982", which she said Mr Kavanaugh was present for. But Cornyn also said Tuesday that the onus is on Ford to pr...

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USA approves $330m military sale to Taiwan

USA approves $330m military sale to Taiwan

The US State Department has approved a possible Foreign Military Sales Order (FMSO) to provide funds for blanket order requisitions to the Taipei Economic and Cultural Representative Office in the Uni...

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Donald Trump Says UN Crowd Wasn't Laughing At Him, But With Him

Donald Trump Says UN Crowd Wasn't Laughing At Him, But With Him

On Tuesday, President Trump addressed the United Nations , where he urged other countries to severely cut their acquisition of Iranian oil. Big European companies have already pulled out and Iran...

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Russian ex-spy poisoning suspect is GRU colonel, investigative group says

Russian ex-spy poisoning suspect is GRU colonel, investigative group says

Bellingcat says that Col Chepiga was a soldier who served in Chechnya and was awarded the highest state award - Hero of the Russian Federation , usually bestowed personally by President Vladimir Pu...

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Trump gets unintended laughter in United Nations speech

Trump gets unintended laughter in United Nations speech

Trump also received laughs when he attacked the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries, accusing them of "ripping off" the world. Referring to the United States' withdrawal from the nuc...

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Rod Rosenstein Might End Up Staying On Until After the Midterms

Rod Rosenstein Might End Up Staying On Until After the Midterms

A person present at that meeting said he was joking, but the New York Times , which first reported the incident on Friday, cited secondhand accounts indicating Rosenstein was serious. "I'm talkin...

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Venezuela president crashes United Nations assembly to 'defend his country'

Venezuela president crashes United Nations assembly to 'defend his country'

General Assembly, where his leadership has elicited sharp criticism and widespread concern. The embattled leader issued the stern warning Tuesday night after the United States government placed a nu...

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Human Rights Watch calls for halt to Kavanaugh vote

Human Rights Watch calls for halt to Kavanaugh vote

Avenatti also represents Stephanie Clifford, the adult film actress known as Stormy Daniels who says she had an affair with Trump before he was elected President. Democrats have accused Republicans of...

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World Leaders Laugh as Trump Boasts of His Achievements

Trump considered it flawed because it did not include curbs on Iran's ballistic missiles programme or its support for proxies in Syria, Yemen, Lebanon and Iraq. Trump praised Kim as "very open" and...

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Senate panel receives new Kavanaugh allegations

Trump saying the woman, Deborah Ramirez , admitted she had been drinking at the college party where she says Kavanaugh exposed himself.and accused Democrats of using a "con game" to derail his bid fo...

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China bans USA warship from docking in Hong Kong amid heightening tensions

China bans USA warship from docking in Hong Kong amid heightening tensions

Nimitz-class supercarrier USS John C. Stennis. China has refused to grant a US Navy warship permission to make a port call in Hong Kong , the local US consulate reported Tuesday, according to ...

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Kirk makes comeback as Tropical Storm

Kirk makes comeback as Tropical Storm

The National Hurricane Center upgraded Kirk's chances this morning as the cluster of thunderstorms moves quickly west at about 25 miles per hour. Unlike other countries such as Barbados, St Lucia,...

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Christine Ford submitted 4 sworn statements supporting her assault claim against Kavanaugh

Christine Ford submitted 4 sworn statements supporting her assault claim against Kavanaugh

Instead, he now faces an explosive Senate showdown against the first of his accusers, California university professor Christine Blasey Ford , who is set to testify against him Thursday in Washington...

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Trump accuses China of poll interference

Trump accuses China of poll interference

Beijing has responded by targeting USA goods headed to China. Trump pulled out of a nuclear deal with Iran in May that was supported by the rest of the UN Security Council and the European Union. He s...

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Michael Avenatti Locks Account After Admitting Kavanaugh Accuser Might Not Come Forward

Michael Avenatti Locks Account After Admitting Kavanaugh Accuser Might Not Come Forward

Kavanaugh to "cause girls to become inebriated" so they could be assaulted. He made the announcement, and tweeted lurid accusations, without offering the identity of the client or any evidence. "I be...

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GOP lines up Kavanaugh vote plan as showdown hearing nears

GOP lines up Kavanaugh vote plan as showdown hearing nears

It's rare for nominees to the Supreme Court to give any interviews at all. Other women have also come forward to accuse Kavanaugh of inappropriate behavior after Christine Blasey Ford came forwa...

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China: Government Reaches Deal With Vatican on Bishop Appointments

China: Government Reaches Deal With Vatican on Bishop Appointments

Catholics in China now face the choice of attending state-sanctioned churches approved by Beijing or worshipping in underground churches that have pledged allegiance to the Vatican. China Aid , an org...

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Trump dismisses 'drunk' Kavanaugh accuser as initial Senate vote scheduled

Trump dismisses 'drunk' Kavanaugh accuser as initial Senate vote scheduled

A second woman, Deborah Ramirez , said Kavanaugh "thrust his penis in her face and caused her to touch it without her consent as she pushed him away" when he was a freshman at Yale University. Senate...

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Labour delegates vote to keep referendum option open at Labour conference

Labour delegates vote to keep referendum option open at Labour conference

Shadow Secretary of State for Brexit Keir Starmer: "We do not accept that the choice is between whatever the prime minister manages to cobble together and no deal. May has branded Labour's intenti...

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Turkey's Erdogan vows to impose secure zones east of Euphrates in Syria

Turkey's Erdogan vows to impose secure zones east of Euphrates in Syria

Turkey has said the "moderate opposition" would keep its weapons and remain in the areas it holds, and the "region will be cleared of radicals". Russia and Turkey have agreed on borders of a demilit...

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SC: Aadhaar not mandatory for schools, bank accounts

SC: Aadhaar not mandatory for schools, bank accounts

However, the court had said the government had misinterpreted its order and used it as a tool to make Aadhaar mandatory for mobile users. Section 57 essentially allowed not only the State but also any...

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Senate Judiciary Committee Schedules Brett Kavanaugh Vote For Friday

Senate Judiciary Committee Schedules Brett Kavanaugh Vote For Friday

In a separate interview on MSNBC, White House deputy press secretary Raj Shah said, "We believe Judge Kavanaugh, clear, under penalty of perjury, called for a hearing last week". Schumer added, "Lea...

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World leaders laugh openly at Donald Trump during United Nations summit

The next round of US sanctions will kick in in early November , adding to the animosity between Washington and Tehran. "No state or nation can be brought to negotiation by force". Over the first ...

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United Kingdom cabinet agrees on Brexit immigration rules

Asked about the remarks later, Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said, "Keir put that in because it's what's there in the motion". The vote opens up a clear division between the UK's two main parties - ...

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3D gun advocate accused of sex with minor is jailed in US

3D gun advocate accused of sex with minor is jailed in US

Austin police obtained an arrest warrant for Wilson for sexual assault after a counselor contacted the police August 22 and advised authorities that a juvenile girl, under the age of 17, had sex wit...

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Montreal Expecting Severe Thunderstorms And Risk Of Tornadoes

Montreal Expecting Severe Thunderstorms And Risk Of Tornadoes

Skies will remain mostly clear with light winds out of the southeast around 5 to 10 miles per hour. Temperatures will fall in the afternoon as conditions dry out leading to a stretcher dry weather i...

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Bill Cosby sentencing: Accuser wants 'justice as court sees fit'

Bill Cosby sentencing: Accuser wants 'justice as court sees fit'

The once-beloved entertainer dubbed America's Dad for his role as Dr. Cliff Huxtable on the top-ranked, 1980s-era " Cosby Show" faced anywhere from probation to 10 years in prison for violating Templ...

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Immigration from European Union to PLUMMET 80 percent after Brexit new figures show

Immigration from European Union to PLUMMET 80 percent after Brexit new figures show

The Prime Minister gathered her ministers at 10 Downing Street where she told them she remained confident of securing an agreement on Brexit despite a disastrous meeting with European Union leaders in...

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