Tag archive for ‘Takes’
By admin On Saturday, February 1st, 2020

French fishermen temporarily barred from waters off Normandy coast as Brexit takes hold

French fishermen were among the first to feel the direct effects of Britain’s exit from the European Union, after discovering that they are temporarily barred from waters that were governed by a now-defunct More...

By admin On Saturday, February 1st, 2020

Ilhan Omar takes Bernie Sanders’ message to Iowa mosque

Ilhan Omar takes Bernie Sanders’ message to Iowa mosque ‘It’s not about somebody else. This election cycle is about us,’ US congresswoman tells Muslim Americans Ali Harb More...

By admin On Friday, January 24th, 2020

Burgon takes huge step toward final ballot with Unite endorsement. Here’s how he might get over line

Final hurdle still be to crossed Richard Burgon, the only candidate in the deputy leader contest to have nominated Jeremy Corbyn in both leadership elections, took a huge step toward qualifying for the full ballot More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 22nd, 2020

ICYMI: Trump takes on Greta in Davos – suspicious optimism v warnings of apocalypse

The one percent gathering in Davos for their annual celebration of being wealthy have been treated to some top end entertainment in the Swiss mountains – front row seats for Donald Trump versus Greta Thunberg. The More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 21st, 2020

Iranian MP offers $3 million to ‘anyone’ who takes out Trump

A member of Iran’s parliament has called for placing a bounty on US President Donald Trump’s head in response to a drone strike that killed Tehran’s senior military commander, Qassem Soleimani. The statement More...

By admin On Sunday, January 19th, 2020

Iran will review cooperation with IAEA if Europe takes ‘unjust measures’ over nuclear deal

Tehran will review its cooperation with the global nuclear watchdog IAEA if the EU introduces “unjust” steps over the 2015 nuclear deal, which was first abandoned by the US, Iran’s parliament speaker has warned. Britain, More...

By admin On Saturday, January 18th, 2020

India issues travel advisory out of ‘abundant caution’ as new coronavirus takes hold in China

Indians traveling to and from China have been warned of a dangerous new virus on the move in the country, with officials boosting security and health screenings at Indian airports in an effort to catch new cases More...

By admin On Friday, January 17th, 2020

‘Biased & agenda-driven’: PM Modi’s party takes aim at Bezos-owned WaPo as Indian shopkeepers rise up against Amazon

The Washington Post has taken heat from India’s ruling Bharatiya Janata Party, whose official lamented its coverage as local traders voiced outrage over perceived aggression by another Bezos venture, Amazon. There’s More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 24th, 2019

Greens’ leader takes heat as he wants Germany to take 4,000 migrant children stuck in Greece

Leader of the German Greens sparked quite a firestorm after he suggested that thousands of underage migrants be voluntarily brought into the country from Greece. Only a few were impressed by the plea for humanism. Roughly More...

By admin On Thursday, December 19th, 2019

Putin takes questions from the media in annual year-end press conference

Hundreds of Russian and foreign journalists are attending the annual ‘big press conference’ with President Vladimir Putin. RT is reporting live from the event.  More...