US threatens to destroy any Iranian missiles shipped to Venezuela

US threatens to destroy any Iranian missiles shipped to Venezuela after President Maduro announced plan to gain more weapons following ending of UN arms embargo ‘The transfer of long-range missiles from Iran to Venezuela is not acceptable and will not be tolerated or permitted,’ State Department Special Rep. said A UN embargo on Iran buying … Read more US threatens to destroy any Iranian missiles shipped to Venezuela

Cute cat video: ‘Stubborn’ cat is filmed running the wrong way down an escalator in a viral video

Feline confused? Amusing footage of a ‘stubborn’ cat running the wrong way down an escalator is watched by millions A viral video shows the cat trying to go down a stairway heading up in China It spent a few minutes trying to descend before giving up, an eyewitness said The 25-second clip has amassed more … Read more Cute cat video: ‘Stubborn’ cat is filmed running the wrong way down an escalator in a viral video

Trump says ‘I can never die after COVID’ and Biden ‘promises Obamacare with sunscreen’ on SNL

President Trump promised every American will be ‘connected to a beautiful ventilator’ if he wins re-election and said the COVID-19 pandemic was caused by the ‘Wu Tang’ virus that was ‘flown in from China on a plane piloted by Nancy Pelosi’ in the latest cold open on Saturday Night Live. Trump, played by Alec Baldwin, … Read more Trump says ‘I can never die after COVID’ and Biden ‘promises Obamacare with sunscreen’ on SNL

Britain’s nuclear submarines become outnumbered as Russian vessels flood into the North Atlantic

Britain’s nuclear submarines become outnumbered as Russian vessels flood into the North Atlantic – as Putin reopens missile base near UK targets Britain’s nuclear submarines are outnumbered by Russia in the North Atlantic Vladimir Putin has reopened a cruise missile base within range of UK targets Head of the Royal Navy, First Sea Lord Admiral … Read more Britain’s nuclear submarines become outnumbered as Russian vessels flood into the North Atlantic

Coronavirus: £78,000 of funds for arts sector given to Chinese expansionist festival

Thousands of pounds from Britain’s coronavirus bailout pot for the cultural sector goes to music festival promoting ‘world control’ by China Arts Council England awarded £78k to Belt and Road China-UK music festival  The festival is supported by China’s Ministry of Culture and Tourism  It promotes the country’s Belt and Road Initiative, which has been … Read more Coronavirus: £78,000 of funds for arts sector given to Chinese expansionist festival

First ever footage of giant pandas mating in the wild reveals the animal’s violet courtship ritual

For the first time, filmmakers have captured footage of giant pandas mating in the wild. A crew shooting an episode of the PBS series Nature spent three years tracking the gentle giants in China‘s Qinling Mountains to witness the rare courtship.  Two males are shown in an aggressive standoff in a clip from ‘Pandas: Born … Read more First ever footage of giant pandas mating in the wild reveals the animal’s violet courtship ritual

India’s capital sees severe smog hours after Donald Trump described the country’s air as ‘filthy’

New Delhi was blanketed in noxious haze Friday as air pollution levels in parts of the city soared to ‘severe’ levels, hours after US President Donald Trump described the air in the vast nation as ‘filthy’. Smoke from agricultural burning, vehicle fumes and industrial emissions – combined with cooler temperatures and slow-moving winds that trap … Read more India’s capital sees severe smog hours after Donald Trump described the country’s air as ‘filthy’

Korean War commemoration: China’s President Xi calls the US an ‘insufferably arrogant invader’

Chinese leader Xi Jinping condemned ‘unilateralism, protectionism and extreme egoism’ in a jab at the United States made during a rally Friday to mark the 70th anniversary of China‘s entry into the 1950-53 Korean War.   Xi slammed the US as an ‘insufferably arrogant invader’ and hailed the Chinese and North Korean soldiers for defeating the … Read more Korean War commemoration: China’s President Xi calls the US an ‘insufferably arrogant invader’

North Korea tells people to stay indoors over ‘yellow dust’ virus fears

North Koreans are warned to stay indoors over fears ‘yellow dust cloud from China’ could infect the population with Covid-19 Kim Jong-un’s regime is urging people to stay inside and keep windows closed Stay-at-home message has also been passed to foreign diplomats in Pyongyang  The secretive kingdom claims it has never had a single case … Read more North Korea tells people to stay indoors over ‘yellow dust’ virus fears

Dog joins tug-of-war contest: Golden retriever helps its side to win

Pup-of-war! Amusing moment golden retriever joins a street contest during its daily walk… and helps its side to win Active dog abandoned its stroll as soon as it saw the tense game in China It immediately picked a side and eagerly held onto the rope with its mouth The pet eventually helped its teammates to win … Read more Dog joins tug-of-war contest: Golden retriever helps its side to win