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Australia: 63 year-old kidnapper and murderer of 3 year-old girl in 1970 gets arrested

Cheryl Grimmer disappeared when she was three years old   A man has been arrested over one of Australia’s longest-running mysteries – the suspected murder of a UK-born toddler nearly 50 years ago.   Three-year-old Cheryl Grimmer went missing from a shower block at a New South Wales beach in 1970.   A 63-year-old man, originally from Britain, was arrested ...

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Donald Trump’s son blasts London mayor Sadiq Khan for saying terror attacks are part of living in a big city

President Donald Trump’s son has criticised London’s mayor Sadiq Khan, shortly after a terror attack on the UK capital that killed four people.   Donald Trump Jr tweeted an article written last year, in which Sadiq Khan said terror vigilance had become “part and parcel” of life in a global city.   “You have to be kidding me?!” said Mr ...

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Venezuela: 6 children below the age of 16 arrested for stabbing 2 soldiers to death

Venezuela has one of the highest murder rates in the world   The authorities in Venezuela say they have arrested six children in connection with the killing of two soldiers.   The soldiers, two sergeants from the National Guard, were stabbed to death near a bar in the capital, Caracas, last weekend.   The crime has shocked the country, as ...

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Trump’s campaign chairman secretly worked for Russian billionaire to assist President Vladimir Putin – Report

  US President Donald Trump’s one-time campaign chairman secretly worked for a Russian billionaire to assist President Vladimir Putin, the Associated Press (AP) news agency reports.   Paul Manafort is said to have proposed a strategy to nullify anti-Russian opposition across former Soviet republics a decade ago.   AP says documents and interviews support its claims about Mr Manafort.   ...

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2 killed, 10 injured as terrorist gets shot by armed police outside British parliament building [DISTURBING PHOTOS]

Officials said an assailant had stabbed a policeman and then been shot. An assailant stabbed a policeman and was shot by police just outside Britain’s parliament building in London on Wednesday in what police described as a “terrorist incident”.   Amid confusing scenes, it appeared the incident may have unfolded in several locations, including on the nearby Westminster bridge where ...

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President Vladimir Putin simply wanted Hillary Clinton to lose the election – FBI Director James Comey

FBI Director James Comey on Monday confirmed for the first time that the bureau is investigating possible ties between Republican Donald Trump’s presidential campaign and Russia as Moscow sought to influence the 2016 U.S. election.   Comey and Admiral Mike Rogers, the director of the National Security Agency, made clear that their investigation of Moscow and November’s U.S. elections could ...

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1,100 US Soldiers deployed in Poland: We are ready to be deadly says U.S. Army as Russia plans large-scale war games in 2017

A U.S.-led battalion of more than 1,100 soldiers will be deployed in Poland from the start of April, a U.S. commander said on Monday, as the alliance sets up a new force in response to Moscow’s 2014 annexation of Crimea.   More than 900 U.S. soldiers, around 150 British personnel and some 120 Romanian troops will make up the battle ...

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Passengers from 8 muslim countries banned by the US from carrying laptops, tablets, digital cameras and other large electronics during flights

The United States is banning electronic devices such as laptops and tablets from cabin luggage on certain flights originating from eight countries in the Middle East and North Africa, the Associated Press has reported.   The new rule, which is expected to be officially announced, will take effect on Tuesday, March 21, 2017.   It will apply to nonstop U.S.-bound ...

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Trump was being a gentleman when he held my hand – Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May

Theresa May insists Donald Trump was “being a gentleman” when he held her hand during her US visit shortly after he became 45th president.   Theresa May [Image copyright: ANNIE LEIBOVITZ/VOGUE] In an interview with the style magazine American Vogue, she says: “We were about to walk down a ramp, and he said it might be a bit awkward.”   ...

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Bill Gates remains world’s richest man in 4 consecutive years

Microsoft founder Bill Gates again tops Forbes’ list of the world’s richest people, in a year when the number of billionaires rose 13% to 2,043.   According to the magazine’s annual rich list, Mr Gates’ fortune rose to $86bn, from $75bn, followed by investor Warren Buffett, up $14.8bn to $75.6bn.   It was bad news for US President Donald Trump, ...

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