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News: World

Public to vote in blasphemy referendum on Presidential polling day

Saturday  09:25,   22 september 2018
thejournal.ie

Anyone not registered has until 9 October to register to vote in the upcoming referendum and presidential election.A bill seeking to remove the reference to blasphemy from the Constitution passed all stages through the Oireachtas...[...]

Farmer found guilty after almost 40 dogs chained and neglected on property

Saturday  09:25,   22 september 2018
thejournal.ie

The man received a fine of €1,150.Seamus Looby of Raheen, Garryspillane, Co Limerick, pleaded guilty to charges including causing unnecessary suffering to dogs and having chained, unburied carcasses of two adult dogs and one puppy at his...[...]

Leo Varadkar 'obsessed' with media - Micheál Martin on Late Late

Saturday  09:25,   22 september 2018
independent.ie

Fianna Fail leader Micheál Martin has described Taoiseach Leo Varadkar of being media obsessed and lacking humility on tonight’s Late Late Show. In a wide-ranging interview with Ryan Tubridy, the leader of the opposition talked about his time at the [...]

One arrested after shotgun rounds and €489,000 worth of drugs seized during raid on Dublin home

Saturday  09:25,   22 september 2018
thejournal.ie

The seizure was made following the search of a property in west Dublin.The search was carried out on a house in Blanchardstown on Friday morning, when heroin with a potential value of €435,000 and cocaine with a potential value of €54,000 was...[...]

Jury reaches verdict in inquest into tragic death of Donegal pensioner Maura Porter killed in 2013 road accident

Saturday  09:25,   22 september 2018
msn

Her daughter said the family still have unanswered questions .Download the all-new Microsoft News app to receive up-to-the minute news from the world’s best sources – available now on iOS and Android.msnews-container{box-sizing:...[...]

‘Lively, full of fun and popular’- Touching tributes paid to Derry boy Daniel Bradley

Saturday  09:25,   22 september 2018
extra.ie

Tributes have been paid to Daniel Bradley, 8, after he tragically died in Co. Derry following a road collision last night. PSNI said the fatal incident took place at the entrance to a petrol station on Glenshane Road in the town of Maghera at 8pm on [...]

India Government Chose Anil Ambani For Rafale, Says Francois Hollande: 10 Facts

Saturday  09:05,   22 september 2018
ndtv

India Government Chose Anil Ambani For Rafale, Says Francois Hollande: 10 FactsHere are the top 10 developments in this big...[...]

Noble's Embalming Jar Reveals Traces of 17th-Century Medicine

Saturday  08:50,   22 september 2018
nationalgeographic

The color and texture of thin jerky, the dried intestines of a Medici Grand Duchess are offering some surprising clues to her final moments.The Medici noble probably wasn't savoring spiced wine just for the joy of it. The clove-infused liquid was...[...]

How One of Hitler's Favorite Works of Art Got Stolen—Twice

Saturday  08:05,   22 september 2018
thedailybeast

Photo Illustration by Lyne Lucien/The Daily Beast The black-and-white video captured the getaway in perfect frame, having been arranged by the “thief” himself. On December 12, 1976, the performance artist Ulay walked into the Alte...[...]

Rosenstein: 'I never pursued' trying to record Trump

Saturday  08:05,   22 september 2018
thehill

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein issued his second denial on Friday of a New York Times report stating that he proposed secretly taping conversations with President Trump and discussed the possibility of Trump administration officials invoking [...]

Mysterious message in a bottle is traced back to its sender after a two-year 3,000km journey

Saturday  05:50,   22 september 2018
dailymail.co.uk

A mysterious message in a bottle has been traced back to its sender after two years and a 3000km journey. The bottle and handwritten message thrown into the ocean two years ago in Tasmania was found by a man at Shoalwater Bay in...[...]

UK faces 'ecological apocalypse' as species go extinct

Saturday  05:25,   22 september 2018
news.sky

Conservationists have warned of an "ecological apocalypse" resulting in a dramatic decline in vast numbers of species across the UK. Launching a People's Manifesto for Wildlife, broadcaster Chris Packham said the UK is witnessing a "mass extinction...[...]

At least 136 dead in Lake Victoria ferry tragedy

Saturday  05:25,   22 september 2018
news.sky

At least 136 people have died after an overloaded ferry sank as it prepared to dock on an island in Lake Victoria, say Tanzanian police. The MV Nyerere capsized on Thursday afternoon around 50 metres from the dock at Ukara island. © Other The...[...]

‘It wasn’t a hoax!’: Russian model who sparked second Salisbury ‘poison crisis’ after she and her husband were taken ill at restaurant denies they were faking

Saturday  01:25,   22 september 2018
dailymail.co.uk

A statement from Janes Solicitors, released on Anna Shapiro's behalf, denies the media reports that her poisoning scare was part of an 'elaborate hoax'. Anna Shapiro and her husband Alex King were taken to hospital on Sunday after...[...]

How Pakistan ISI used Facebook likes and comments to honey-trap a BSF jawan

Friday  21:05,   21 september 2018
hindustantimes

How Pakistan ISI used Facebook likes and comments to honey-trap a BSF jawanHe has been taken into five-day police remand since Wednesday evening. Mishra was honey-trapped by Pakistan’s Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) over social media and he was...[...]