Thu, 24 Jun 2021 09:00:35 +0000
‘While we’ve been entertained by her, Spears has been tortured’: Rose McGowan makes plea to #FreeBritney on Tucker Carlson show
The abusive control of singer Britney Spears by her father is not unlike what powerful sexual predators do to their victims, MeToo movement icon Rose McGowan said in an interview with Fox News host Tucker Carlson. Read Full Article at R...

Thu, 24 Jun 2021 08:53:19 +0000
Middle East’s share of India’s oil imports dives to 2yr low
The percentage of Middle Eastern crude in India's oil imports dropped to a 25-month low in May, Reuters reported, citing tanker data. The fall comes as Indian refiners turn to alternatives in order to diversify supplies. Read Full Artic...

Thu, 24 Jun 2021 08:28:53 +0000
Ex-soldier goes on shooting rampage in Thai Covid-19 hospital, mistaking patients for drug addicts
Two people have been killed, including a hospitalized Covid-19 patient, after a former soldier, dressed in combat uniform and a red beret, attacked a coronavirus field hospital in Pathum Thani Province. Read Full Article at ...

Thu, 24 Jun 2021 07:47:28 +0000
Philippine Air Force grounds Sikorsky S-70i Black Hawk choppers after fatal crash
The Philippines has grounded its fleet of S-70i Black Hawk military helicopters following a crash during a training flight on Wednesday evening. No survivors have been found. Read Full Article at

Thu, 24 Jun 2021 07:45:29 +0000
Multiple casualties feared as building partially collapses in Florida (PHOTOS, VIDEOS)
A building partially collapsed Thursday morning on Collins Avenue in Surfside, near Miami, Florida, the Miami-Dade Fire Rescue Department said. It has sent 80 units to respond. Read Full Article at

Thu, 24 Jun 2021 07:01:35 +0000
Indonesia to set up its own bullion bank to boost domestic gold trade
The government of Indonesia is planning to establish a national bullion bank that will allow trading of gold domestically as soon as 2024, according to the country’s Trade Minister Muhammad Lutfi. Read Full Article at

Thu, 24 Jun 2021 06:21:11 +0000
One year after Russia abandoned flat income tax, top leftist opposition MP suggests DOUBLING country’s top rate from 15% to 35%
An influential Russian MP has suggested that the government should significantly increase the country’s highest level of income tax to 35%, in a move that would more than double the current top bracket, which sits at just 15%. Read Fu...

Thu, 24 Jun 2021 06:20:45 +0000
WATCH: Volunteers rescue three endangered bottlenose dolphins stuck in fishing nets in Russia's southern port city of Novorossiysk
Volunteers in Russia's Krasnodar region have rescued three endangered Black Sea bottlenose dolphins from fishing nets. The female and two males got stuck in search of fish and were unable to escape unassisted. Read Full Article at

Thu, 24 Jun 2021 04:33:22 +0000
Former Philippines President Benigno Aquino III dies at 61
Benigno Aquino III, who served as Philippines president from 2010 to 2016 and presided over significant economic improvements in the country, has passed away at the age of 61. Read Full Article at

Thu, 24 Jun 2021 04:22:21 +0000
Ex-NRA president and 2nd Amendment activist duped into speaking at ‘fake high school graduation’ for kids killed by gun violence
Two major gun rights activists were conned into giving commencement speeches at a phony high school graduation, its audience consisting of stand-ins for thousands of kids who died of gun violence before they were able to graduate. Read ...

Thu, 24 Jun 2021 02:23:19 +0000
Ahead of meeting with Trump, Texas Gov. Abbott blasts Biden’s immigration policies as VP Harris announces first border visit
Texas Governor Greg Abbott condemned President Joe Biden’s immigration policies as “reckless” just days before Vice President Kamala Harris is set to visit the border, blaming the administration for a spike in illegal migration. R...

Thu, 24 Jun 2021 02:00:52 +0000
Longtime Democrat turned Trump supporter becomes first sentenced over January 6 Capitol ‘insurrection’
The first of 500 defendants charged over the January 6 riot at the US Capitol has been sentenced to probation and community service, after her lawyer reportedly re-educated her in jail through films and literature. Read Full Article at ...

Thu, 24 Jun 2021 00:26:27 +0000
‘F-15s and nuclear weapons’: Biden brushes off point of 2nd Amendment & undermines ‘insurrection’ narrative in gun control push
President Joe Biden’s new gun control crusade challenged the US founding fathers as well as the Democrats’ own January 6 “insurrection” narrative, by arguing armed citizenry would have no hope against an oppressive government. R...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 23:46:45 +0000
Biden nominates John McCain’s widow Cindy for ambassador as mainstream media hails ‘bipartisan’ move
Cindy McCain, the widow of the late Senator John McCain (R-Arizona), has been tapped to be ambassador to the UN’s World Food Programme, in what media reports described as bipartisan outreach from the Joe Biden administration. Read Ful...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 23:00:42 +0000
Police officer who tasered ex-Premier League star Dalian Atkinson and kicked him in the head twice is convicted of manslaughter
A UK police officer involved in the death of former Aston Villa star Dalian Atkinson has been convicted of manslaughter and found not guilty of murder in a court hearing about the ex-striker's death by a 50,000-volt taser. Read Full Art...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 22:25:27 +0000
US health officials admit unexpected heart problems in teens, but insist mRNA Covid-19 vaccines are SAFE & EFFECTIVE
While an unexpectedly high number of Americans aged 12 to 24 have experienced heart inflammations after receiving mRNA-based Covid-19 vaccines, the government and the medical establishment insist that everything is fine. Read Full Artic...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 22:18:22 +0000
Hungary leader Orban dodges Euro 2020 as fans cover stadium in LGBTQ rainbow flags before Cristiano Ronaldo equals record (VIDEO)
Germany's Allianz Arena was filled with rainbow flags as Hungarian prime minister Viktor Orban stayed away from Euro 2020, invoking politics on a night when Cristiano Ronaldo equaled the record for individual international goals. Read F...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 21:49:56 +0000
‘If I suicide myself, I didn’t’: Supporters dredge up old McAfee tweets to cry foul over death as his Instagram page posts ‘Q’
John McAfee’s death has set off numerous conspiracy theories, tributes and criticism of the extradition to the US the now-deceased antivirus magnate was facing. Read Full Article at

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 20:50:30 +0000
Pedestrian bridge collapses in DC, leaving 4 hospitalized and shutting down highway (VIDEO)
A pedestrian bridge collapsed after a collision in Washington, DC on Wednesday, causing major road closures and multiple injuries. Read Full Article at

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 20:04:57 +0000
Kamala Harris finally visiting US-Mexico border days ahead of Trump as ex-president takes credit for trip
After facing criticism for not visiting the US-Mexico border despite being put in charge of the migrant crisis there, Vice President Kamala Harris will finally be making a trip south. Read Full Article at

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 19:25:17 +0000
Software guru John McAfee found DEAD in Spanish prison after court approves extradition to US
Former antivirus magnate John McAfee was found dead in his prison cell in Barcelona just hours after a Spanish court approved his extradition to the US on tax evasion charges, authorities in Madrid have told national media. Read Full Ar...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 19:18:06 +0000
Merkel and Macron to propose revival of EU-Russia relations & meeting with Putin – reports
German Chancellor Angela Merkel, backed by French President Emmanuel Macron, reportedly wants the EU to consider “selective engagement” with Russia on issues of common interest and inviting President Vladimir Putin to a summit. Read...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 18:30:49 +0000
Welcome to the guns show: UFC champ Valentina Shevchenko celebrates her love of shooting by joining intense hunting trip (VIDEO)
UFC queen Valentina Shevchenko has spoken of the joy she took in taking part in a demanding gun competition in the US, where she was part of a hunting group who hiked for miles to shoot at animals including bears each day. Read Full Art...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 18:27:09 +0000
Exit Poles: Lewandowski tears as Poland endure agonizing Euro 2020 exit to Sweden, Spain smash Slovakia, Ukraine advance (VIDEO)
Robert Lewandowski scored twice but Poland could not complete a comeback and conceded a late winner as they tumbled out of Euro 2020 against Sweden, while Spain thumped Slovakia to go through and Ukraine qualified without playing. Read ...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 18:21:45 +0000
US Supreme Court overturns ‘permission slip’ for cops to enter homes without warrants in new ruling
Fourth Amendment advocates had reason to celebrate on Wednesday, as the US Supreme Court ruled that police have no right to enter a private home without a warrant when pursuing a suspect for a minor crime. Read Full Article at ...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 18:07:27 +0000
‘An absolute howler’: Dubravka scores ‘worst own goal ever’ in bizarre start to Spain-Slovakia Euro 2020 clash (VIDEO)
Spain's vital Group E clash against Slovakia in Sevilla at Euro 2020 got off to a bizarre start thanks to huge errors on each side of the ball, which could prove costly to the latter side's chances of progressing. Read Full Article at R...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 17:42:35 +0000
Trust in media is the lowest in the US & interest in news has waned since Donald Trump left office – survey
An alarming new study on media consumption around the world has found that trust between news organizations and consumers is at the lowest in the United States. Read Full Article at

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 17:37:43 +0000
BBC journalist on British ship HMS Defender says vessel made ‘deliberate’ move in passing through Russian waters 'to make a point'
A BBC journalist on board the British ship HMS Defender has revealed that the destroyer made a “deliberate” move in passing through Russian territorial waters “to make a point,” despite receiving warnings from the coast guard. R...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 17:24:39 +0000
Anti-gay Russian MP demands 18+ rating be placed on Euro 2020 football game because German captain to wear rainbow LGBT+ armband
A controversial Russian MP has suggested that Wednesday’s Euro 2020 soccer match between Germany and Hungary should be classified as 18+ because the German goalkeeper will be wearing a rainbow armband to support LGBT+ rights. Read Ful...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 17:03:08 +0000
UK art academy under fire after apologising for ‘betraying’ free speech of ‘transphobic’ artist Jess de Wahls
After being criticised for removing an artist’s work over her “transphobic” opinions on gender identity ideology, the Royal Academy of Arts has again drawn flak for “intolerance” – after it apologised for “betraying” fre...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 17:01:06 +0000
Italian PM Draghi pushes back at Vatican over opposition to anti-homophobia bill, says Italy is ‘a secular state’
Prime Minister Mario Draghi has shot down Vatican concerns that an anti-homophobia bill being examined by Italy’s parliament could undermine church freedoms – with Draghi emphasizing that the country is officially a secular state. R...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 16:55:55 +0000
NHS ‘fighting on multiple fronts’ amid 41% jump in Covid patients in England needing ventilators, health worker group warns 
The number of Covid-19 patients requiring ventilator treatment has increased 41% in a week in England and the National Health Service (NHS) remains “under huge pressure,” according to the deputy chief executive of NHS Providers. Rea...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 16:30:16 +0000
Relaxing Covid restrictions during the summer could cause ‘fast and significant increase’ in spread of Delta variant – ECDC report
The European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) has warned that EU states risk a “fast and significant increase” in the spread of the Delta Covid variant if they proceed with relaxing restrictions during the summer. Re...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 16:17:27 +0000
Major free speech ruling sees US Supreme Court side with teen who sued school district for suspending her over Snapchat swearing
The United States Supreme Court has ruled in favor of a teenage girl who sued her school district after being suspended from her cheerleading team for sending a profanity-laden rant to her friends over Snapchat. Read Full Article at RT....

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 16:13:18 +0000
Three-time Olympic champ banned for 4 years over blood test, retrial rules after original chair was seen to show anti-Chinese bias
Chinese swimming superstar Sun Yang has been banned for more than four years – despite asking lawyers who had successfully represented Russian athletes in previous Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) hearings to represent him. Read F...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 15:49:31 +0000
Former Ivory Coast PM sentenced to life in prison in absentia over plotting alleged coup
An Ivory Coast court has handed a life sentence to former Prime Minister Guillaume Soro in absentia over charges of conspiracy and an attempted attack on state authority over an alleged coup against President Alassane Ouattara. Read Ful...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 15:35:52 +0000
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Wed, 23 Jun 2021 15:29:51 +0000
Poland coach Sousa slams paparazzi for busting Juventus goalkeeper Szczesny smoking on eve of vital Euro 2020 clash with Sweden
Poland coach Paulo Sousa has criticized the paparazzi and media after his goalkeeper, Juventus star Wojciech Szczesny, was caught smoking a cigarette on the eve of a must-win Group E clash against Sweden on Wednesday afternoon. Read Ful...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 15:09:38 +0000
Ticked off: Family injured in horror car crash in remote Russian region after BLOOD-SUCKING INSECT crawled onto startled driver
An unlucky Russian woman landed herself and her two children in hospital with serious injuries after losing control and flipping her SUV while trying to remove a disease-spreading parasite that had crawled onto her shoulder. Read Full A...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 15:05:10 +0000
Financier Warren Buffett announces resignation from scandal-hit Gates Foundation
Billionaire philanthropist Warren Buffett is resigning from the board of his key charity partner, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. It follows the divorce of the ex-spouses and allegations of impropriety against Bill Gates. Read Fu...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 15:01:15 +0000
‘Rome is burning’: Netflix accused of going full ‘FURRY’ with bizarre animal makeup dating trailer
Netflix’s series ‘Sexy Beasts’ has debuted its first trailer, leaving users perplexed and hesitant about people dressing in elaborate animal costumes to go on dates. Read Full Article at

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 15:00:39 +0000
Nearly half of Russians now back mandatory Covid-19 vaccination & 61% of those yet to get jab now planning to do so, polls say
New rules requiring vaccination of workers across several Russian regions have stoked controversy in recent days as the country deals with a rise in new Covid-19 infections. However, polls now say the measures may be working. Read Full ...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 14:59:45 +0000
EU commissioner Thierry Breton suggests Brussels could block vaccine exports to UK if it fails to comply with Brexit terms
The EU could block the export of coronavirus vaccines to the UK if Boris Johnson’s government fails to comply with the terms of the Brexit trade agreement, the bloc’s single-market commissioner Thierry Breton has suggested. Read Ful...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 14:37:10 +0000
Anti-Covid measures tightened in New Zealand over fears of Delta variant, after 100+ days without new coronavirus cases
A higher Covid-19 alert level, just one step short of lockdown, has been implemented in Wellington, as authorities fear the more dangerous Delta strain of the deadly virus was brought to the island country. Read Full Article at ...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 14:34:04 +0000
Uefa blasted again by fans after insisting it did not involve politics and ‘respects the rainbow’ amid Hungary-Germany stadium row
European football administrative body UEFA has been blasted for a new statement on the fallout over Munich authorities proposing the lighting up of the Allianz Arena for tonight's Euro 2020 match between Germany and Hungary. Read Full A...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 14:27:04 +0000
North Korea rejects US envoy’s offer to meet ‘anywhere, anytime’ to restart talks
In a statement released by North Korea’s state news agency, the country’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Ri Son Gwon rejected an offer by America's envoy to meet “anywhere, anytime” after negotiations between the two nations stalle...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 14:26:22 +0000
Tehran blasts US attempt to undermine free speech after Washington’s takeover of Iranian news websites
The Iranian Foreign Ministry has vowed to enact a “double defeat” on Washington after the US authorities seized a number of websites belonging to news agencies from or associated with Tehran. Read Full Article at

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 14:24:51 +0000
Suspected Taliban attack on Afghan hospital sends vital Covid vaccines up in flames amid surge in cases
The Taliban are suspected of having launched a mortar attack into a hospital in eastern Afghanistan. The obliterated hospital contained vital Covid vaccines, which were set to be used to inoculate the population as cases climb. Read Ful...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 14:24:22 +0000
The Brexit fallout: 5 years on and UK home secretary claims Brits in the EU are being discriminated against
UK Home Secretary Priti Patel has claimed that Britons are experiencing unfair treatment abroad as they struggle to access benefits, jobs and other services in EU member states five years after the UK voted ‘leave’. Read Full Articl...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 14:12:55 +0000
Russian prosecutors strike down case of anime-loving teenagers arrested over LGBT+ Pride flag, demanding officers are punished
Police officers in the Russian city of St. Petersburg, who detained around 20 minors at a cosplay party over an LGBT+ pride flag, are now facing calls for disciplinary action after prosecutors ruled their conduct was unlawful. Read Full...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 14:01:38 +0000
WHO reports issues at plant involved in Russian Sputnik V Covid-19 vaccine production, Moscow says issues fixed & jab unaffected
All issues discovered by the World Health Organization (WHO) at a facility involved in the production of the Russian Sputnik V Covid-19 vaccine have been fixed and the jab is safe and effective, Moscow claimed on Wednesday. Read Full Ar...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 13:57:56 +0000
Russia to summon British ambassador over incident where destroyer entered Russian territory in Black Sea, Foreign Ministry reports
The British ambassador to Russia will be summoned to the Foreign Ministry in Moscow to discuss Wednesday's incident during which a UK warship, according to Moscow, violated the Russian state border and was met with warning shots. Read F...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 13:45:42 +0000
‘Black Panther’ actor Michael B. Jordan apologizes after being accused of cultural appropriation
Actor Michael B. Jordan apologized on Tuesday and vowed to rectify the situation after being accused by Nicki Minaj and others of culturally appropriating the name of a Caribbean carnival party for his new rum brand. Read Full Article a...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 13:31:41 +0000
153 Houston Methodist hospital network employees fired or quit after refusing to obey coronavirus vaccination mandate
More than a hundred people have lost their job at a Texas hospital after refusing to get a coronavirus vaccine and unsuccessfully challenging the mandate in court. Read Full Article at

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 13:15:17 +0000
Prevalence of Delta Covid variant increases as much as 4-fold in France as infections shoot up in southwest
The French government has warned about the Delta strain of Covid-19, after it appeared to become four times more prevalent over the course of a week, with some areas of the country seeing infection rates shoot up. Read Full Article at R...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 13:07:11 +0000
‘Straight cash, homie’: LeBron James reacts with joke after NBA team-mate Alex Caruso ‘is arrested for possession of marijuana’
LeBron James has joked about paying "straight cash" after reports that Alex Caruso, one of his Los Angeles Lakers team-mates who he has built a close on-court relationship with, has been arrested for possession of marijuana. Read Full A...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 12:38:12 +0000
‘McGregor has to get a killshot’: Legendary GSP coach Zahabi speaks on UFC 264 headliner versus Poirier (VIDEO)
Respected MMA coach Firas Zahabi has given his take on the keys to victory for both men in Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier's highly-anticipated trilogy bout, which will headline UFC 264 in Las Vegas in a fortnight's time. Read Full Ar...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 12:28:40 +0000
‘Sabotage attempt’ foiled at Iranian nuclear agency building – media
There was a failed attempt to sabotage one of the buildings owned by the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran, Iranian media reported on Wednesday, offering few details. Read Full Article at

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 12:24:57 +0000
Covid crisis caused wealth inequality & created millions of new millionaires – Credit Suisse
The Covid-19 pandemic saw an enormous growth in wealth disparity worldwide in 2020, the Credit Suisse Research Institute says. It reported a 5.2 million increase in the number of millionaires, to a total of 56.1 million people. Read Ful...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 11:59:56 +0000
400,000 EU citizens living in the UK given 28-day warning to apply for post-Brexit right to remain
The UK Home Office has announced that EU citizens who fail to apply under the settlement scheme will be given a 28-day warning by immigration enforcement officials, with 400,000 cases still outstanding a week before the deadline. Read F...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 11:57:40 +0000
‘Butt out!’: Michael Gove under fire after branding calls for new Scotland independence vote ‘reckless’ and ‘foolish’
Senior cabinet minister Michael Gove has sparked a row over “anglo-colonialism” after calling talk of a new Scottish independence referendum “foolish” and saying he “can’t see it” happening before the next UK general elect...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 11:56:49 +0000
Israel to quarantine ANYONE deemed exposed to Delta strain of Covid-19, even those vaccinated or formerly infected
Israel has empowered health officials to quarantine anyone deemed to have been in “close contact” with the highly contagious Delta variant of Covid-19, even those already vaccinated or who have recovered from the disease. Read Full ...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 11:40:54 +0000
IKEA employees walk off job after company serves fried chicken and watermelon for Juneteenth
A group of around 20 IKEA employees in Atlanta walked off the job last weekend after the company served fried chicken and watermelon – two racially stereotypical foods for African-Americans – on Juneteenth. Read Full Article at RT.c...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 11:36:30 +0000
First remote surgery conducted by indigenous technology in Iran with dog as trialist (PHOTOS)
Iran has successfully conducted its first remote surgery using a domestically developed robot which was controlled from a medical center around seven kilometers away from the operation room. Read Full Article at

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 11:30:45 +0000
British destroyer violates Russia's border in Black Sea, Russian ship & fighter jet respond with warning shots – Defense Ministry
A Russian patrol ship and fighter jet have fired warning shots after the British destroyer HMS Defender violated the country’s border in the Black Sea. The UK embassy's defense attaché has been summoned by officials in Moscow. Read F...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 10:54:51 +0000
‘The sky is the limit’: YouTube prankster-boxer Jake Paul wants championship fight with pound-for-pound great Canelo
YouTube celebrity turned boxer Jake Paul, who has had just three professional fights, has predicted he will one day face boxing's greatest pound-for-pound brawler Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez for a sanctioned world championship belt. Read Full...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 10:52:00 +0000
‘We will not compromise on values’: European Commission chief blasts Hungarian ‘LGBT promotion’ law, threatens retaliation
European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen promised to use all her power to fight against a controversial Hungarian law which bans the promotion of homosexuality and gender change among children. Read Full Article at ...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 10:50:53 +0000
Detained South African opera star accuses Charles de Gaulle Airport staff of ‘psychological torture’ & racial discrimination
South African opera singer Pretty Yende claims that she was strip-searched and treated like a criminal while detained at France’s Charles de Gaulle Airport on a trip to Paris. Read Full Article at

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 10:28:58 +0000
Hong Kong’s Apple Daily closes days after police raid tabloid’s office over allegations of ‘collusion with a foreign country’
Apple Daily, a Hong Kong-based newspaper, has announced that it is permanently closing days after hundreds of police officers raided its offices and froze its assets over allegations its breached China’s national security law.  Read ...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 10:28:40 +0000
Flights from Shenzhen to Beijing suspended amid Covid-19 outbreak ahead of Communist Party celebration
Authorities in China have canceled flights from the Covid-hit southern city of Shenzhen until at least July 1, ahead of planned celebrations in the capital marking the anniversary of the founding of the Chinese Communist Party. Read Ful...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 10:23:15 +0000
McDonald’s & other fast-food giants push pricy meals instead of dollar menus
As the coronavirus pandemic gives way to a rapid economic recovery, US fast-food chains are reportedly replacing discounts with pricy combination meals. Read Full Article at

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 10:18:58 +0000
‘I’m so proud’: Biden says children are ‘seeing themselves in a new light’ after women’s football star reveals transgender switch
US president Joe Biden has enthusiastically backed Japan international and US National Women's Soccer League star Kumi Yokoyama, who has said that her girlfriend encouraged her to find "courage" to come out as a transgender man. Read Fu...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 10:10:49 +0000
Beijing brands US greatest ‘security risk creator’ in region after US warship enters Taiwan Strait
The Chinese government has opposed the US’ latest naval presence in the Taiwan Strait – its sixth in the area since Biden took office – accusing Washington of being the greatest “risk creator” in the region. Read Full Article ...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 10:09:47 +0000
‘Heir of Nazis’: Belarus’ Lukashenko blasts German foreign minister over call for sanctions on eve of Hitler invasion anniversary
Amid a growing row with the EU over the grounding of a passenger jet carrying an opposition activist last month, Belarus’ bombastic leader has launched a new attack on Germany, comparing its sanctions policy to its role in WWII. Read ...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 10:01:25 +0000
Russia demands US scrap ‘aggressive’ Black Sea naval war-games, warning drills fuel tensions & increase risk of deadly incidents
Moscow’s diplomatic mission in Washington has reacted furiously to news that American sailors are set to take part in major war games in the Black Sea, practicing naval battles and troop landings, close to Russia’s coastline. Read F...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 10:01:13 +0000
RT Documentary marks its 10th anniversary: Here are the Top 5 must-watch films
RT’s documentary channel is celebrating 10 years on air. To honor the occasion, we’ve put together a list of the five most popular documentaries that have garnered millions of views and won viewers’ hearts. Read Full Article at RT...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 09:53:01 +0000
UK’s Dept for Education ridiculed by left for encouraging kids to celebrate One Britain One Nation Day… but some Brits love it
The Department for Education has caused a stir after it announced its backing of the One Britain One Nation campaign and encouraged kids to take part in its June 25 celebration – including singing “strong Britain, great nation.” R...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 09:15:05 +0000
Why are European regulators targeting US Big Tech? RT’s Boom Bust finds out
The EU has taken the lead in investigating US technology majors like Google, Apple, Amazon, and Facebook over their alleged monopolistic behavior on the continent. Read Full Article at

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 09:12:14 +0000
2 arrested as Virginia school board shuts down meeting over parents’ loud protest against transgender policy, critical race theory
A tense meeting of the Loudoun County School Board (LCSB) ended with two arrests. Board members refused to hear conservative parents who objected to what they see as divisive agenda-driven policies being imposed on their children. Read ...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 07:36:28 +0000
Iran kickstarts production at giant offshore oilfield
Iran has started pumping oil at a giant new reservoir at the offshore Abuzar oilfield in the Gulf, Iran’s oil ministry news service Shana reported on Tuesday. Read Full Article at

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 06:45:55 +0000
Magnitude 6.0 earthquake in Peruvian capital interrupts news broadcasts and sends people fleeing their homes (VIDEOS)
Peru’s capital, Lima was hit by a magnitude-6.0 earthquake on Tuesday night. The tremors were caught on live TV and caused people to run to the streets. Read Full Article at

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 06:34:44 +0000
India considers taxing crypto purchases from overseas exchanges
India’s tax department is reportedly looking to start applying an ‘equalization levy’ to crypto assets, forcing investors to pay an additional 2% for each purchase from exchanges outside the country. Read Full Article at ...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 05:54:28 +0000
Mod-like genius: Real Madrid magician Modric scores stunner as Croatia oust Scotland and England win group at Euro 2020 (VIDEO)
Real Madrid's Luka Modric scored with a sensational strike as Croatia outclassed Scotland 3-1 to qualify for the knockout stages of Euro 2020, joining group winners England, who beat the Czech Republic at Wembley, in the final 16. Read ...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 05:28:08 +0000
$4,000 Peloton treadmills require additional $39-per-month subscription after safety update
Owners of Peloton’s $4,000 treadmills have been asked to fork over more cash, after the firm locked the device’s free features due to issues linked to a safety recall, charging another $39 per month just to use the pricey machine. R...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 03:52:45 +0000
‘I’m a numbers guy’: Andrew Yang concedes New York mayoral race after primary polls show lagging support
New York mayoral hopeful Andrew Yang has admitted defeat in the city’s Democratic primary, conceding the race after early results showed rapidly slipping support. Read Full Article at

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 02:16:32 +0000
Money from home: Richest US families keep wealth to themselves instead of generating more, study reveals
A majority of the richest American families have opted to hold their assets rather than create new wealth, according to a survey from the Institute for Policy Studies, which tried to discern how rich families keep their riches. Read Ful...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 01:43:59 +0000
Senate Republicans shoot down sweeping voting reform bill as Democrats prepare for battle to end filibuster
A major Democrat-backed voting reform bill has failed to advance through the Senate, with Republicans closing ranks to block debate on the far-reaching measure as opponents across the aisle gear up for a fight over the filibuster. Read ...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 00:30:28 +0000
Drag queen show was ‘essential to morale, cohesion and readiness,’ US Air Force base tells media
Sitting outside Las Vegas, Nevada, Nellis Air Force Base is home to the largest US air combat training center. It also just hosted a drag queen show, in order to boost morale, diversity, and inclusion. Read Full Article at ...

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 00:05:48 +0000
Biden administration to allow denied asylum seekers to reapply in US as Trump-era ‘remain in Mexico’ rule ends
Thousands of migrants will be permitted to come to the US to renew their asylum requests, the Department of Homeland Security said, offering them a second chance as the White House overhauls border rules set under President Trump. Read ...

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 21:41:45 +0000
China’s longest-serving ambassador to the US leaving post, notes ‘critical crossroads’ as tensions grow
Cui Tiankai announced on Tuesday through a farewell letter that he is leaving his position as China’s ambassador to the US just as the two nations are facing a “critical crossroads.” Read Full Article at

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 20:30:22 +0000
Chicago woman shot by black gang at Puerto Rican Day parade dies as feds tout ‘firearms trafficking strike forces’ to combat crime
The Chicago woman mortally wounded in the brutal gang shooting that killed her husband has died. As violent city crime skyrockets, the Biden administration said it would go after gun smugglers, but not those pulling the trigger. Read Fu...

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 18:52:40 +0000
Liberal celebrities George Clooney, Eva Longoria & others opening school to push for more ‘diversity’ in Hollywood
Lefty celebrities including George Clooney, Eva Longoria and Don Cheadle are teaming up to help to create a public school that will help “underserved communities” train for jobs in the entertainment industry. Read Full Article at RT...

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 18:43:45 +0000
Indian govt labels new ‘Delta Plus’ Covid-19 strain a ‘variant of concern’ after cases found in 3 states
A new Covid-19 strain dubbed ‘Delta Plus’ has been labeled a variant of concern by the government of India, after almost two dozen cases were detected in three of the country’s states, health officials said on Tuesday. Read Full A...

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 18:31:36 +0000
With Covid-19 cases increasing rapidly in Russia, country’s authorities can refuse to host remaining EURO 2020 games, says UEFA
Russia can refuse to host the last two remaining EURO 2020 soccer games due to take place in Saint Petersburg if the country's authorities believe the situation with Covid-19 is getting out of control, amid a rising caseload. Read Full ...

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 18:21:29 +0000
LaLiga chief says Barcelona ‘will have to make cuts’ to agree terms with Lionel Messi or face possibility league could BLOCK deal
LaLiga president Javier Tebas says that Barcelona must make cuts before agreeing a new contract with Lionel Messi, with the club facing the prospect of the league refusing to register his deal unless financial guidelines are met. Read F...

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 17:50:15 +0000
‘We had a good laugh’: Boxing king Josh Taylor on his meeting with Logan Paul, the love of his fiancee and Scotland at Euro 2020
Undisputed light-welterweight champion Josh Taylor says he enjoyed bumping into boxing loudmouth and YouTube sensation Logan Paul on Monday – and has thanked fiancee Danielle Murphy while backing Scotland at Euro 2020. Read Full Artic...

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 17:16:26 +0000
Money walks: Scantily clad pitch invader who interrupted Belgium and Finland at Euro 2020 was advertizing cryptocurrency
A young woman in a revealing top and shorts who invaded the pitch in St. Petersburg as Belgium won their final group game by beating Finland at Euro 2020 used the occasion to advertize a cryptocurrency firm. Read Full Article at ...

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 17:05:08 +0000
US government ‘SEIZES’ website of Iran’s Press TV, multiple other media outlets
US authorities have apparently seized the web domains of Iran’s international media outlets Press TV and Al-Alam, along with the Yemeni TV channel Al Masirah, run by the Houthi faction, an Iraqi Shia satellite channel, and others. Rea...

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 17:00:10 +0000
Biden on track to miss 70% Covid vaccination goal by July 4, says White House official
The United States is reportedly on track to miss President Joe Biden’s goal of 70% of adults in the country being vaccinated against Covid-19 by Independence Day. Read Full Article at

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 16:49:59 +0000
Terrorists attempting to use Covid pandemic to spread fear and polarize societies across the EU – Europol
The EU’s policing agency, Europol, has warned that the pandemic is being exploited by terrorists “to spread hate propaganda and exacerbate mistrust”, in its report examining the threat of extremism throughout the bloc. Read Full A...