US aircraft carrier extends stay in Mediterranean amidst Ukraine tensions

The aircraft carrier the USS George H.W. Bush and its group will remain in in the Mediterranean Sea for a few more days than planned “to reassure US allies” worried about the crisis in...

Fukushima nuclear workers stage low pay protest against Tepco

Workers who helped to clean up the crippled Fukushima nuclear plant rallied outside the headquarters of operator Tepco on Friday, protesting that they were forced to work for low pay in dangerous conditions. Among a...

Debtor nation: Americans pay interest on $163 billion held by top tech firms overseas

United States taxpayers make large interest payments to the top four technology firms for the $163 billion in US government debt the companies own and shelter in tax-free offshore accounts. United States taxpayers make large...

Russian jets stage exercises over Mediterranean

Russian military has launched training flights over the Mediterranean Sea amid a standoff with the West over Ukraine’s Crimea region. Navy spokesman Vadim Serga said on Friday that deployment had started from the Admiral Kuznetsov...

Criminal USA cannot subdue Russian bear

Washington, enabled by its compliant but stupid NATO puppets, is pushing the Ukrainian situation closer to war. German Chancellor Merkel has failed her country, Europe, and world peace. Germany is the strength of the EU...

Henderson wary of Silviniaco threat

Nicky Henderson believes Silviniaco Conti is the major obstacle in Bobs Worth's defence of his Betfred Cheltenham Gold Cup title. The pair went toe-to-toe in the blue riband last term but the Paul Nicholls-trained Silviniaco...

Pakistan:Rape victim dies of burns – 16448 women raped 2008-13

MUZAFFARGARH: A girl, who set herself ablaze in in Bet Mir Hazar area in protest against a police report which helped her alleged rapist obtain bail, succumbed to her injuries today, DawnNews reported. Sources told Dawn.com that...

Bank of England: Financiers compelled to return bonuses for ‘misbehavior’

UK “bad bankers” may be forced to return the last 6 years of bonuses, as the Bank of England is seeking to make top management more responsible for the lenders’ performance and avoid a...

The Citizen’s Arrest of War Criminal Tony Blair by Heathcote Williams

It's time for Tony to face charges; It's time for a Citizen's Arrest. There's an empty dock in the Hague. Dying to have him as its guest.   It's time for Tony to face charges; It's time...

Russia transfers nine warplanes to Belarus to ‘counter massing of forces on the border’

Six Russian Sukhoi-27 fighter jets and three transport planes have been deployed at Bobruisk airfield in Belarus. Earlier this week Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko invited Russian forces to fend off potential NATO threat. “In case...