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January 15, 2019 2:27 AM WW3 THREAT: China develops ‘impenetrable’ system too strong for hypersonic missiles

A TOP Chinese defence strategist claims to have created an “Underground Steel Great Wall” defence to nullify the threat of future hypersonic weapons destroying their arsenal. Qian Qihu, 82, won the prestigious 2018 State Preeminent Science and Technology Award due to his contributions to national defence for the system which he described as the country's 161

January 7, 2019 12:19 PM Dog sickness WARNING: Vet issues alert as nasty dog virus sweeps UK

A VET has warned dog owners of a painful bacteria infection spreading rapidly across the UK, urging pet lovers to take care of their animals. He added: "They should wash and disinfect their dog's paws after going out walking in case they pick up anything on their feet." Earlier this year, a deadly dog virus swept across the UK, with reported cases in Cumbria 92

January 6, 2019 11:34 AM Egypt travel warning: One dead after bomb found by church outside Cairo

AN EGYPTIAN policeman was killed while trying to defuse a bomb outside a Christian church near Cairo, sparking fears over the safety of the country. "You should be vigilant at all times and follow the advice of the Egyptian authorities and your travel company, if you have one. There have been threats to western nationals, institutions and businesses 103

January 2, 2019 11:57 AM Cuba’s Castro ATTACKS Trump and tells Cubans to prepare for ALL scenarios

CUBA’S former leader Raul Castro urged his fellow citizens to prepare for all scenarios to defend their country’s independence as he accused the US of returning to a policy of confrontation after the distention lived during the Obama administration. Mr Castro, head of the Cuban Communist Party, delivered a speech during the celebration of the 60th anniversary 109

December 28, 2018 5:34 PM Lisa Riley: ‘I couldn’t deal with fame’ Emmerdale star speaks of struggles amid comeback

LISA RILEY, who will reprise her role as Mandy Dingle on ITV soap Emmerdale next year, has spoken out about the struggles she faced ahead of her upcoming comeback to the soap. Emmerdale actress Lisa Riley, 41, reflected on the time she first left the soap, in which she suffered with “chronic anxiety and panic attacks.” She said: “It was a hard time for me, terrible 67

December 19, 2018 2:04 PM Lesbian publications condemn ‘vitriolic attacks’ on trans women

Top lesbian media outlets have come together to publish an open letter condemning transphobia in the lesbian community. Editors and publishers from five leading lesbian publications—including Diva, Autostraddle and Curve—signed the letter condemning “vitriolic attacks” on the trans community by “so-called lesbian publications” and distanced themselves 112

December 19, 2018 8:12 AM BREXIT LIVE: Verhofstadt sparks furious row with MPs

A BREXIT row has erupted between Guy Verhofstadt and Brexiteers who have warned the EU chief to back off from telling Britain what to do, as a no deal exit from the bloc edges closer. “If no deal is the outcome it will be as much the responsibility of the EU for backing the UK into an untenable position.” His rant comes after Mr Verhofstadt said those 61

December 18, 2018 12:28 PM BA to resume flights to Pakistan

British Airways is to restart flights to Pakistan next year, more than 10 years after it halted services following a major hotel bombing. The airline stopped flying to the country after the Marriott hotel in the capital, Islamabad, was bombed in 2008, killing more than 50 people. A new airport was opened recently in Islamabad, which has eased concerns 81

December 5, 2018 6:38 PM CHRISTIANITY CRACKDOWN: Mob of 150 protestors STORM into church service

DOZENS of Hindu radicals attacked a group Christians at a private church service, storming into the hall and abusing worshippers. Over 150 mobsters broke into a private Christian worship service in Kanpur, located in India's state of Uttar Pradesh, persecution watchdog International Christian Concern reported (ICC). On December 2, the protestors forced 125

November 29, 2018 3:33 PM ‘Mark Carney is to BLAME!’ Lord Lawson attacks Bank of England for deplorable forecast

BREXITEER Lord Nigel Lawson has slammed the Bank of England and called them a “deplorable” body and is now politically motivated and no longer trustworthy. During a segment on Julia Hartley-Brewer’s TalkRadio show, she received a call in from Lord Lawson who expressed rising distrust in the Bank of England because they appear to now be politically motivated 43