The costs of the deadly storm in Texas and the Gulf of Mexico continued to mount on Thursday, with some analysts estimating losses that approach US$100bn. Harvey has killed more than 30 people and destroyed thousands of homes. Many firms in the region, a major transport hub that is a home to the oil and gas industry, don’t know when they will resume normal operations.
The civil war has disrupted farming so much that famine as amllions of people are going hungry and thousands are at risk of starvation.
Ian – I am pleased that Giles MacDonough has written this book exposing a largely unknown genocide – that of German civilians after the end of WW2.
By Gordon Duff, Senior Editor During his Florida “I was run out of Washington on my ear” rally, Donald Trump outlined his plan, worked out last week with Israeli strongman Netanyahu, to solve the Middle East refugee problem. Trump announced his plan after warning his audience of attacks like those that had just happened in […]
World Bulletin / News Desk Istanbul: Officials say the Obama administration in its waning hours defied Republican opposition and quietly released $221 million to the Palestinian Authority that GOP members of Congress had been blocking. The official said former Secretary of State John Kerry had informed some lawmakers of the move shortly before he left […]
Scientists from Kazan Federal University and their foreign colleagues have developed a new optical data storage technology that makes it possible to increase the capacity of DVD storage a million times. The article published in Nanoscale says that conventional optical storage media, such as DVD or BluRay disks, lag significantly behind hard drives, flash memory […]
[Editor’s note: 37% of the US population voted in this election, which equates to 120 million voters. People found themselves waiting in long lines at the polling stations and 41 million voted early, a record. This was undoubtedly one of the highest turnouts ever seen in the US yet the MSM has failed to mention […]
It is impossible to deny that Sheldon Adelson is a Zionist and a major supporter of Israel, specifically the right wing Likud Party and it’s leader Netanyahu. Therefore, Adelson financing Trump is clear evidence that what I’ve been saying for months about Trump being the Zionist candidate is completely accurate.
Newspaper probe shows how much of Trump’s business ‘remains shrouded in mystery’ – Companies belonging to Donald Trump have at least $650 million in debt, more than twice the amount shown in public filings made by his presidential campaign, the New York Times reported Saturday.
I had never heard of this famine before, shocking to realise that million of people can die and the wider world doesn’t now a thing about it.
In the past 25 years, the state of Texas paid US $93.6 million to 101 people wrongfully sent to prison, according to data from the state comptroller’s office.
The Pentagon spends $120 million of taxpayer dollars to put an entire industry out of work under the guise of national security.
Last Wednesday, American anti-war activists launched the hashtag #usaweaponskillsyemenis campaign and inundated social networking websites with waves of international condemnation against U.S. negative role in the so-called ‘Arab Spring’ countries, namely Washington’s cowardice support for Saudi-led war on Yemen.
BAGHDAD, Iraq—Nearly one million Iraqis took to the streets of Baghdad Friday morning to protest against corruption and the government’s backtracking on reform plans, as called by Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr. Gathering in Baghdad’s central Tahrir square the protestors shouted and waved posters of ‘no to corruption and corrupts,” Sadr who gave Prime Minister Haider […]