Saturday, October 20, 2018

China ‘training for strikes’ on US targets

China's military "is likely training for strikes" against US and allied targets in the Pacific, a Pentagon report warns. The annual report to Congress says...

China claims to have successfully tested its first hypersonic aircraft

China claims to have successfully tested its first hypersonic aircraft, a big step forward in aerospace technology that could intensify pressure on the US...

Saudi Arabia state airline cancels flights to Canada amid growing dispute

Saudi Arabia's state airline will suspend all flights to and from Toronto starting next week, amid a intensifying diplomatic row between the two countries...

Venezuela’s Maduro after alleged attack: ‘I’m alive and victorious’

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro emerged on his country's national TV hours after an alleged attack against him on Saturday and pointed blame at far-right...

Former rebels take seats in Colombia congress

Former rebels take seats in Colombia congress The ex-combatants were sworn in on Friday. Former members of the demobilised Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia arrive at...

FF backing changes to Fair Deal – but still has reservations

FF backing changes to Fair Deal - but still has reservations Mary Butler has queried the ‘close relative’ stipulation Fianna Fáil will help the Government get...

Would-be presidential runners do a ‘Lanigan’s Ball’ in and out again

Would-be presidential runners do a 'Lanigan's Ball' in and out again Aras an Uachtarain Many, many moons ago, I learned with shock about the election to...

Taoiseach won’t rebuke minister for denouncing housing plan

Taoiseach won't rebuke minister for denouncing housing plan Taoiseach Leo Varadkar at the 16th International Architecture Exhibition – La Biennale di Venezia – in Venice...

We don’t know what result of EU pull-out will be, May...

We don't know what result of EU pull-out will be, May admits UK Prime Minister Theresa May Photo: REUTERS British Prime Minister Theresa May has suggested...

Donald Trump’s ‘Walk of Fame’ star destroyed with pick axe

Donald Trump's 'Walk of Fame' star destroyed with pick axe Donald Trump (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) Donald Trump’s star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame has been...

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