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Netanyahu to name settlement in disputed Golan Heights after Trump

Netanyahu to name settlement in disputed Golan Heights after Trump

The newly-re-elected Israeli Prime Minister Biyamin Netanyahu vowed today to name a settlement in the Golan Heights after Donald Trump.  The move by newly elected Netanyahu is to thank Trump for flouting international law and recognising Israeli sovereignty over the lands just before the Israeli elections. Israel captured the region ...

Wiki leaker Julian Assange loses bid to get skipping bail charges dropped

What isn’t being reported about Julian Assange

...By a fellow whistleblower The barbarity of wars In Franz Kafka's story Metamorphosis, a travelling salesman, Gregor Samsa, wakes up one morning to discover that he has turned into a giant insect. This is not dissimilar to what has happened to Julian Assange. Tired of his uncomfortable presence in the ...

AeroMexico use ‘DNA Discount’ to troll anti-Mexican sentiment in US

AeroMexico use ‘DNA Discount’ to troll anti-Mexican sentiment in US

AeroMexico has launched "DNA discounts" as part of a marketing push trolling anti-Mexican sentiment in the US. The airline took to the American Deep South to interview resident's on their attitudes towards travelling to Mexico. Several interviewees expressed their dislike of the country, saying they have no interest in visiting. One ...

In pics – Donald Trump has touched down in Britain for the first time since entering the White House

US Midterms: Marginal gains with huge implications expected

The Midterms are expected to return marginal gains that could have huge implications on US politics according to early indicators. Spread betting data shows electoral shocks across key states could be in the offing, with the Republican’s slim majority likely to be upset by marginal swings. But political experts predict ...

Roy Moore sues for $93m for this Sacha Baron Cohen prank:

Roy Moore sues for $93m for this Sacha Baron Cohen prank:

Former US right wing senator Roy Moore is suing TV prankster Sacha Baron Cohen, as well as Showtime and CBS which air his Who Is America? show in a $93m lawsuit after a hilarious sketch which mocked the former conservative judge’s sex offence allegations. The lawsuit says that the show ...

Reporters on the White House lawn were baffled when Donald Trump began teasing them, boasting that a letter from Kim Jong Un letter was 'very nice.' He refused to say what the contents of the letter delivered to him by a North Korean delegation were, but ribbed reporters, insisting that it was 'very interesting,' bragging 'would you like to see what was in that?' However just minutes later when asked what his response would be, the President of the United States said that he had not opened it and may be 'in for a big surprise,' appearing blithely unaware that he was bizarrely contradicting himself. 

Watch: Donald Trump caught out bizarrely over Kim Jong Un letter

These video clips left many Washington commentators scratching their heads, as the President seemingly unwittingly embarrassed himself yet again over his on-off relationship with Kim Jong Un. This time it was over a letter from the North Korean leader, hand delivered by diplomatic official Kim Yong Chol. It was a rather ...

Japanese whalers admit killing 120 pregnant whales

Japanese whale hunters have admitted butchering 120 pregnant minke whales. In a report detailing a whaling expedition in the Southern Ocean, the slaughter of 333 minkie whales is detailed, of which 181 were females, including 122 pregnant ones. The report on the three-month expedition which began at the end of ...

Watch 13 trucks line up under a bridge to stop suicide

Watch 13 trucks line up under a bridge to stop suicide

When a man on a motorway bridge in Michigan was threatening to jump off, trucks lined up underneath to prevent a suicide attempt. The Michigan State Police came up with the ingenuous plan of calling in passing trucks to pull up and park under the bridge to prevent a fatal ...

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