US: Myanmar military led ‘extreme’ violence against Rohingya

FILE – In this Nov. 20, 2017, photo, S, 25, mother of two, who says she was raped by members of Myanmar’s armed forces in late August, is photographed in her friend’s tent in Kutupalong refugee camp in Bangladesh. Myanmar’s military targeted Rohingya civilians indiscriminately and often with “extreme brutality” in a coordinated campaign to drive the minority Muslims out […]

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Theresa May could lead Tories into next election says the Tory MP who led a failed coup against her

Grant Shapps cautioned the Prime Minister against drift on Brexit decision-making – but said it was “perfectly conceivable” she could win the next election. That is despite the fact he claimed he had the support of 30 fellow Conservative MPs to ditch her as leader after he disastrous party conference speech. Ultimately his rebellion fizzled out, and today he said […]

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Trungelliti's 1000km road trip with his granny led to Tomic defeat

Paris: A 1000km 10-hour dash to Paris, squeezed into a small hire car alongside his 88-year-old grandmother, ended in Grand Slam joy for Marco Trungelliti at Roland Garros on Monday when he beat Australia's Bernard Tomic. "We needed Grandma, for sure," laughed the Argentine, explaining his madcap journey from Barcelona to Paris to make the deadline for a late spot […]

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