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S.Africa's Zille punished over colonialism tweet

S.Africa's Zille punished over colonialism tweet

Western Cape premier Helen Zille has issued an unreserved apology for her tweets and social media posts about colonialism, and has agreed to withdraw from the DA's leadership structures. The alternative was to become embroiled in a protracted legal battle in the lead-up to the 2019 election. The tweets were met with outrage from certain sectors of society, given South Africa's history of apartheid and other forms of racial oppression, and led to an investigation being launched by the South ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Iran calls Trump's reaction to ISIS attacks 'repugnant'

Iran calls Trump's reaction to ISIS attacks 'repugnant'

The almost simultaneous attacks claimed 12 lives and injured 42 people when a combination of suicide bombers and gunmen stormed Iran's parliament and the shrine of the "father of the 1979 revolution", Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini. The Sunni militants of IS consider Shiite Iranians to be apostates, and Tehran is deeply involved in fighting the group in both Syria and Iraq. They were armed with rifles and pistols and at least two blew themselves up with suicide vests, Iranian media reported. Consulte Mais Informação

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Bungie's 'Destiny 2' To Arrive September 6, PC Beta Coming Late August

Bungie's 'Destiny 2' To Arrive September 6, PC Beta Coming Late August

PST / 1:00 p.m. EST. Destiny 2 is due for release on September 6th, 2017 for PlayStation 4 , Xbox One , and PC. More surprising is that Destiny 2 will run at 30 frames-per-second on all consoles, including the Xbox One X . PC gamers will have to wait until August for their beta opportunity, but Bungie will provide more details on that front as the PC beta draws closer. Consulte Mais Informação

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Sessions, Wyden scrap over AG's 'problematic' role

Sessions said Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein prepared a memo on Comey's performance that "noted some serious problems" with his performance. But Sessions has not addressed this issue directly, nor broader questions about his relationship with Comey. It would have "not appropriate, per se" for then-FBI Director James Comey to have told the president anything about the bureau's Russian Federation probe, Sessions said. Consulte Mais Informação

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SNP MPs step forward to replace ousted Angus Robertson as Westminster leader

SNP MPs step forward to replace ousted Angus Robertson as Westminster leader

SNP MP Tommy Sheppard has pulled out of the race to be the party's new Westminster leader. He said the SNP must work to win back previous supporters who voted Labour in the election as a result of the "Corbyn surge". Ms Sturgeon appealed for MPs of all parties to "join together to keep the United Kingdom and Scotland in the European single market". He is the latest senior SNP figure to question the approach adopted by Nicola Sturgeon and her inner circle who argued that the Brexit ... Consulte Mais Informação

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North Korea fires ballistic missile, South Korea says

North Korea fires ballistic missile, South Korea says

South Korea and Japan immediately protested the missile launch, the most recent test-firing by North Korea as it seeks to develop nuclear weapons that can reach United States military bases. Washington says it is willing to enter into talks with Pyongyang , but only if it halts its missile and nuclear tests. Suga said Japanese officials will discuss North Korea with a senior foreign policy adviser to Chinese President Xi Jinping, Yang Jiechi, who was scheduled to visit Japan later ... Consulte Mais Informação

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White House communications director resigns amid tensions

Both Lewandowski and Bossie visited the White House Monday night, according to two people familiar with the meeting, who spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss a private get-together. It is expected that he will return there now the White House Communications Director. Another reason, according to Nile Gardiner of the Heritage Foundation, to dispose the theory regarding collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation is "Actually if you look at the, in fact, the policies of ... Consulte Mais Informação

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