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War: UK reacts as Iran fires missiles at US troops

The British authorities have reacted to the missile attack on US facilities by Iran on Wednesday. Britain in its reaction on Wednesday condemned the missile attacks by Iran on Iraqi bases housing coalition military including US and UK forces. Britain through Foreign Secretary, Dominic Raab, expressed concern over “reports of casualties” from the strikes, Metro […]

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82 Iranians, 63 Canadians, 10 Swedes, 3 Brits in Ukrainian crashed plane

Ukraine Foreign Minister Vadym Prystaiko has unveiled the nationalities of the 176 victims of crashed Ukraine Airlines Boeing 737-800, with Canadians and Iranians forming the majority. There were 82 Iranians and 63 Canadians on board the plane bound for Kiev, Ukraine’s capital. Eleven Ukrainians, 10 Swedes, four Afghans, 3 Germans and three British were also […]

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4.9 magnitude earthquake strikes near Iran’s nuclear power plant after attack on US troops

A 4.9 magnitude earthquake, on Wednesday struck 30 miles from Iran’s sole nuclear power plant in Bushehr. The earthquake hit about six miles of Borazjan in Iran’s South-west. A report by the United States, US, Geological Survey said the earthquake had a depth of six miles. This is the second earthquake to hit Iran in […]

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FA Cup fourth round: Chelsea, Liverpool, Man City discover opponents [Full draw]

The draw for the FA Cup fourth round has been conducted on Monday evening. Liverpool, Manchester City and Chelsea have already secured their spots in the last 32. However, Tottenham and Manchester United both face third round replays. Chelsea are away to Hull City, while Manchester City host Fulham. Arsenal will play Bournemouth if they […]

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Marla Maples: Why I divorced Trump

Marla Maples, Donald Trump’s second wife has spoken about her marriage with Donald Trump and why they parted ways. Trump married Maples in 1993 after his divorce from Ivana and before he met Melania. Their union was short-lived. They divorced in 1999. In an interview with Access, Maples, 56, explained why she and Donald parted […]

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Iraqi parliament votes for foreign troops to leave after U.S. strike

Iraq’s parliament has approved a resolution to oblige the government to end the presence of foreign troops linked to a U.S.-led alliance fighting Islamic State. In an emergency session, the parliament issued a resolution obliging the government to rescind its previous request for help from the anti-Islamic State coalition after the defeat of the extremist […]

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Duterte orders evacuation of Filipinos in Iran, Iraq if…..

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Sunday directed the military to prepare to evacuate thousands of Filipinos in Iran and Iraq if hostilities escalate in the Middle East. Duterte issued the directive during an emergency meeting with defence, military and police officials, said Arsenio Andolong, spokesman for the Department of National Defence. “The sole agenda was […]

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UK sends two warships to Persian Gulf

Two British warships are on their way to the Persian Gulf to “protect” ships and citizens, defense secretary has announced on Jan. 4. “I have instructed preparations for HMS Montrose and HMS Defender to return to accompanying duties” of British ships sailing in the region, said Ben Wallace in a statement. “The Government will take […]

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New Chinese drug for Alzheimer’s disease goes on global trial

An innovative Chinese drug to cure Alzheimer’s Disease that hit the domestic market last week, will go through clinical trials on 2,000 patients overseas this year. The orally administered drug GV-971 will be tested in 200 clinical centres in North America, the European Union, Eastern Europe, Asia Pacific and other places, according to Green Valley […]

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Soleimani: What happened in Iran on Saturday

Thousands of Iraqis, including senior politicians, on Saturday, attended the funeral of a top Iranian general, Qassem Soleimani. A US airstrike on Friday killed Soleimani, the commander of Iran’s elite Quds Force, and Abu Mahdi al-Mohandes, the deputy head of Iraq’s Muslim Shiite militia Hashd al-Shaabi, along with six other Iran-allied militiamen. Dpa reports that […]

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Trump rallies Evangelicals in Miami

A few hours after he addressed newsmen  about the assassination of Iranian general Qassem Soleimani, US President Donald Trump returned to the hustings for his 2020 campaign, this time courting Christians. It was in Miami, Florida where he launched “Evangelicals for Trump” coalition, at El Rey Jesus Church. “Soleimani has been killed and his bloody […]