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Tiger, rhinos flee to higher ground in India's flood-hit Assam

Friday  14:40,   19 july 2019
msn

A tiger escaped from a wildlife park in India's flood-ravaged Assam and stretched out on a shophouse bed Thursday, startling residents and shining a spotlight on the plight of animals caught up in the... >>>

Pound exchange rate: UK tourists face expensive summer holidays after Sterling drops against Euro and Dollar

Friday  14:15,   19 july 2019
inews.co.uk

Pound exchange rate: UK tourists face expensive summer holidays after Sterling drops against Euro and... >>>

Man who raped and killed British teen in Goa jailed for 10 years

Friday  14:15,   19 july 2019
news.sky

A man convicted of the rape and murder of British teenager Scarlett Keeling in Goa, India, has been sentenced to "10 years of rigorous imprisonment". Samson D'Souza was found guilty of the killing on Wednesday. He drugged and attacked Ms Keeling... >>>

Train driver sounded horn before rail workers fatally hit

Friday  13:50,   19 july 2019
news.sky

The driver of a train which hit and killed two rail workers sounded the horn when he spotted the men, accident investigators have said. The two railway workers who died near Port Talbot in South Wales were wearing ear defenders and could not hear... >>>

Bullet-riddled U.S. flag that survived D-Day coming home 75 years later

Friday  13:35,   19 july 2019
reuters

USA-NETHERLANDS/ (PIX):Bullet-riddled U.S. flag that survived D-Day coming home 75 years... >>>

Summer swelter: Earth just had its hottest June on record

Friday  13:26,   19 july 2019
usatoday

Last month was the Earth's hottest June on record, federal climate scientists announced... >>>

Mass murderer? Cult leader? Musician? Charles Manson's son wrestles with father's legacy

Friday  13:21,   19 july 2019
latimes

Mass murderer? Cult leader? Musician? Charles Manson's son wrestles with father's... >>>

Boris Johnson asked whether Angela Merkel was in the Stasi and questioned why Leo Varadkar isn't 'called Murphy like all the rest of them?'

Friday  13:20,   19 july 2019
msn

Boris Johnson reportedly asked aides whether Angela Merkel was in the Stasi and questioned why Leo Varadkar isn't "called Murphy like all the rest of them?" The comments were made while he was foreign secretary, according to the Financial Times.... >>>

Rome, Tourist Heaven, Is Awash in Bird Poop and Garbage

Friday  12:50,   19 july 2019
thedailybeast

Rome, Tourist Heaven, Is Awash in Bird Poop and... >>>

Stevenage car meet organiser: 'We are not boy racers'

Friday  12:50,   19 july 2019
news.sky

The organiser of a car meet event in Stevenage has said there won't be any more after "reckless" drivers caused a smash in which 17 people were injured. The crash happened during a Cruise Herts car meet - a group for car enthusiasts which has been... >>>

How a racist tweet became a Trump rally chant in three short days

Friday  12:05,   19 july 2019
washingtonpost

The president and his allies may have aimed for plausible deniability — but his supporters seemed to understand exactly what he meant. And they were more than happy to oblige. As Trump revved up his broadsides against Omar, a smattering of “send her >>>

Iran denies US destroyed an Iranian drone near Persian Gulf

Friday  12:02,   19 july 2019
msn

Iran denies US destroyed an Iranian drone near Persian... >>>

Whitehall fears Brexit backlash from a Johnson government

Friday  11:40,   19 july 2019
ft

Whitehall fears Brexit backlash from a Johnson... >>>

What the papers say – July 19

Friday  11:25,   19 july 2019
msn

Plans to block a no-deal Brexit and dementia costs lead Friday’s... >>>

Adorable New Species of Flying Squirrel Discovered in China

Friday  09:20,   19 july 2019
gizmodo

A newly described species of flying squirrel is teaching researchers more about these enigmatic, tree-hopping rodents, but its threatened status means scientists will have to act fast. New research published today in ZooKeys describes... >>>