Tag Archives: Syria

Obama: Terror Link 'Possible' In Mass Shooting

US President Barack Obama says investigators have still not ruled out terrorism a day after a mass shooting in southern California. Speaking from the Oval Office, Mr Obama said they…

Pamela Anderson back for last nude Playboy edition

Canadian model & actress Pamela Anderson is back in Playboy for the final "nude" edition before a redesign of the magazine as a "safe" publication. Playboy on Thursday released teasers…

Residents resort to self-help as floods grip India's Chennai

By Rachel Chitra & Alex J. Richardson BENGALURU/NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Tech enthusiasts across India joined hands to assist those left stranded by deadly flooding in the southern city of…

Livingstone: Push Out Labour Airstrikes MPs

Labour veteran Ken Livingstone has suggested that Labour MPs who voted in favour of airstrikes should be pushed out of their seats. Mr Livingstone, who was controversially put in charge of…

RAF Bombs IS Oil Wells In Tidal Wave II Mission

RAF warplanes have launched their first bombing raids against Islamic State (IS) in Syria, just an hour after MPs voted overwhelmingly for military action. Four Tornado GR4s – armed with Paveway IV…

RAF bombing raids in Syria a real blow to Islamic State – Michael Fallon

RAF bombing raids on oil wells in eastern Syria have dealt a "real blow" to the financing of terror group Islamic State, Defence Secretary Michael Fallon has said. Mr Fallon…

'Britain Safer' After MPs Back Syria Airstrikes

MPs have overwhelmingly backed extending military action in Syria paving the way for bombing raids against Islamic State targets. The controversial Government plans were approved by 397 votes to 223…

RAF Tornado Jets Bomb IS Oilfield In Syria

RAF jets have launched their first bombing raids against Islamic State (IS) in Syria after MPs voted overwhelmingly for military action. Four Tornado GR4s – armed with Paveway IV guided bombs &…

Poland's new right-wing govt pulls IVF funding

Poland's new right-wing government will cut state funding for in vitro fertilisation (IVF) introduced by the previous liberal administration despite staunch opposition from the influential Catholic Church. "The in vitro…

Highlights of the Paris climate conference

These are highlights of day three of UN climate talks in Paris, where 195 nations are battling for a deal to protect humanity from a global warming disaster: – Frustration…