Monthly Archive: August 2018

Satanic Pope Francis laments abuse in Vatican appearance

Pope Laments Abuse In Vatican Appearance

30 August 2018 – Pope Francis lamented how Irish church authorities failed to respond to the crimes of paedophilia and sexual abuse, speaking during his first public appearance at the Vatican after...

Magnitude 4.4 earthquake shakes Southern California

Magnitude 4.4 earthquake shakes Southern California

29 August 2018 – A magnitude 4.4 earthquake rattled a wide area of Southern California last night. But there were no immediate reports of damage or injuries. The temblor struck...

Ugandan pop star & government critic Bobi Wine freed on bail

Ugandan pop star, government critic Bobi Wine freed on bail

28 August 2018 – To chants of “People power! Our power!” Ugandan pop star turned government critic Bobi Wine was freed on bail yesterday, ending days of incarceration during...

US war hero Senator John McCain dies aged 81

Senator John McCain Dies Aged 81

27 August 2018 – Senator John McCain, who faced down his captors in a Vietnam prisoner of war camp with jut-jawed defiance and later turned his rebellious streak into...

Scott Morrison to be named next Australian PM

Scott Morrison to be named next Australian PM

24 August 2018 – Australian government lawmakers today elected Treasurer Scott Morrison as the next prime minister in a ballot that continues an era of extraordinary political instability. Morrison defeated...

Putin slams latest US sanctions as senseless

Putin Says Latest US Sanctions Senseless

23rd August 2018 – U.S. economic sanctions against Russia are senseless, President Vladimir Putin said yesterday, voicing hope that Washington will eventually agree to a constructive dialogue. Speaking after talks...

Russia displays its latest weapons at military show

Russia displays its latest weapons at military show

22 August 2018 – Russia displayed its latest weapons at a military show aimed at attracting more foreign customers. President Vladimir Putin said in an address to the Army 2018...

8 dead in Calabria flash floods in Southern Italy

8 dead in Calabria flash floods in Southern Italy

21 August 2018 – Heavy rain flooded a gorge filled with hikers yesterday in the southern region of Calabria, killing at least eight, Italy’s civil protection agency said. At least...

Aguero treble as Man City smash Huddersfield for 6

Aguero treble as City smash Huddersfield for 6

20 August 2018 – A Sergio Aguero hat-trick has helped Manchester City to a second win from two matches in the English Premier League, thrashing Huddersfield 6-1 last night at...

Saudi Arabia claims to have given US$100m to Syria

Saudi Arabia claims to have given US$100m to Syria

17 August 2018 – Saudi Arabia said earlier today that it has contributed $100 million to northeast Syria for “stabilization projects” in areas once held by the Islamic State group...