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October 22, 2018 11:20 PM Good Country: The new virtual country with no borders

If you were to create your own country, you might think about a territory, language and passports. Simon Anholt and Madeline Hung have taken a different approach. When they launched the Good Country in September, they ditched notions of national identity and focused instead on the international interest. In the current climate of aggression and competition 5

October 22, 2018 12:56 PM Trump declares national emergency over US-bound migrant caravan

Referring to the caravan from Honduras, the president tweeted: "Sadly, it looks like Mexico's Police and Military are unable to stop the Caravan heading to the Southern Border of the United States. "I have alerted Border patrol and Military that this is a National Emergency." He added that the US would begin "cutting off, or substantially reducing aid" to three 6

October 19, 2018 10:00 PM Saudi Arabia: Journalist Jamal Khashoggi killed at consulate in Turkey

Eighteen Saudis are arrested and the state news agency says the kingdom "expresses its deep regret" over Mr Khashoggi's death. Mr Khashoggi, 59, went missing on 2 October during a visit to the consulate to get marriage papers and pressure had been growing on Saudi Arabia to explain his disappearance. Saudi Arabia's public prosecutor was quoted on state 7

October 19, 2018 5:14 PM 'It’s a whiff of BETRAYAL!' Fisherman FIRES back at threat to extend Brexit transition

BREXIT supporting fishermen have fired back at calls for Britain to extend the post-Brexit transition period, with fishing boss Simon Collins branding plans tie the fishing industry to the European Union’s controversial Common Fisheries Policy (CFP) for even longer after Brexit as a “betrayal”. Simon Collins, the Executive Officer of the Shetland Fishermen's 7

October 19, 2018 1:40 PM Camilla given very special Commonwealth role as Charles prepares to become KING

CAMILLA, Duchess of Cornwall, has been given a very special Commonwealth role as her husband Prince Charles prepares to become King of the country. The 71-year-old duchess was named as the first ever vice-patron of the Royal Commonwealth Society (RCS) on the organisation’s 150th anniversary. During an engagement to mark the RCS’s milestone, Camilla was welcomed 7

October 19, 2018 6:52 AM Austria REBELS against Italy: We WON'T pay for YOUR debt, blasts Sebastian Kurz

AUSTRIAN chancellor Sebastian Kurz has again savaged Italy over its ballooning £2trillion (€2.3trillion) debt. Mr Kurz, 32, slammed the populist Rome government as a bitter row with Brussels rages around Italy’s budget proposals. Italy’s 2019 budget draft breaches EU rules, the European Commission told Rome on Thursday. Before Thursday’s crunch EU leaders’ 5

October 18, 2018 8:22 PM Donald Trump threatens to CLOSE border with Mexico

DONALD Trump has threatened to close his country’s southern border to prevent migrants, “including many criminals”, coming from Central America entering the United States - as a group of 4,000 people approach Mexico. In a series of raging tweets, the US president urged Mexico to “stop this onslaught” and prevent the would-be immigrants from entering 5

October 18, 2018 12:59 PM Trump threatens to send army to US-Mexico border in migrant row

The threat comes as thousands of Honduran migrants travel through Guatemala to Mexico in the hope of reaching the US. The US president tweeted: "I am watching the Democrat Party led (because they want Open Borders and existing weak laws) assault on our country by Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador, whose leaders are doing little to stop this large flow of people 7

October 17, 2018 8:41 PM Saudi Arabia map: Where is Saudi Arabia? What countries surround Saudi Arabia?

SAUDI Arabia is in the midst of international interrogation over the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, a fierce critic of the Saudi government, who was last seen entering the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, but where is Saudi Arabia located? Saudi Arabia is situated in the county of Asia and is the 13th largest nation in terms of land area and the largest 8

October 17, 2018 9:12 AM Italy DOES NOT benefit from being in EU: 56% of Italians believe Italy is BETTER without

TENSIONS between Italy and the EU may result in a new revolt as only 44 percent of Italian people now believe Italy has benefited from its membership to the Brussels bloc, the latest European Commission poll has revealed. The Commission's Eurobarometer poll revealed Italy is now at bottom of the list of countries who believe the EU has been beneficial 6