Bahamas faces tropical storm Humberto weeks after Dorian caused devastation

Officials temporarily suspended aid efforts and closed airports in the Bahamas on Saturday as Tropical Storm Humberto threatened to lash the archipelago’s northwest region that was already hit by Hurricane Dorian two weeks ago. Humberto’s arrival coincides with a weekend visit to the Bahamas by U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres aimed at supporting humanitarian aid efforts in the wake of Dorian, […]

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Great North Run competitor banned for LIFE after barrier skip boast

Great North Run competitor is banned for LIFE after he boasted on Instagram about skipping a barrier during 13-mile endurance race Henri Hesketh posted picture of himself with medal after the race last Sunday Caption read, ‘…hopped a barrier and ran a half-marathon, what a weekend’ Race organisers said he would ‘not be welcome’ at Great North events in future  […]

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Who is Dr Kylie Moore-Gilbert? British university lecturer in same Iranian prison as UK blogger Jolie King

CAMBRIDGE-EDUCATED Kylie Moore-Gilbert is reportedly serving a ten year sentence in Evin Prison in Iran. The prison is the same one Brit blogger Jolie King and her partner are held in for flying a drone. Who is Dr Kylie Moore-Gilbert? Dr Moore-Gilbert, who also has Australian nationality, is reportedly serving a ten year sentence in Evin Prison. The Cambridge-educated academic, […]

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Zimbabweans, foreign leaders bid farewell to Robert Mugabe

Thousands pay final respects to former president at state funeral held at national stadium in the capital, Harare. Zimbabwean politicians, international dignitaries and thousands of citizens have gathered at a stadium in Harare to pay their final respects to the country’s founding father, Robert Mugabe. The state funeral in the capital on Saturday follows a week of disputes between the […]

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Brit lecturer Kylie Moore-Gilbert locked in notorious Iran prison for a year where UK blogger Jolie King is caged ‘for flying drone’ – The Sun

A BRITISH lecturer locked up in a notorious Iranian prison alongside UK blogger has been named as Kylie Moore-Gilbert. Dr Moore-Gilbert, who also has Australian nationality, is reportedly serving a ten year sentence in Evin Prison, alongside Jolie King and her partner Mark Firkin, who were held for flying a drone. The Cambridge-educated academic who is now a lecturer in […]

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Regina man facing dozens of identity theft charges involving 131 victims

A Regina man is facing dozens of identity theft charges following an almost month-long investigation into a discovery of multiple pieces of ID, cheques, and other personal documents. Regina police said Theodore Pelletier, 28, is facing 40 charges relating to 131 victims. Related Two people stopped in Indian Head, Sask., facing identity theft, drug charges The investigation started on Aug. […]

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Man, woman plead guilty to firearm, drug charges in western N.B.

A 29-year-old woman and a 22-year-old man have both pleaded guilty to firearm and weapon offences in connection with a traffic stop in western New Brunswick over the summer. New Brunswick RCMP say the traffic stop on Main Street in Perth-Andover, N.B., was conducted on July 23. Officers searched the vehicle and found a firearm, a quantity of methamphetamine and […]

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