BBC’s ‘GENIUS’ skit of Piers Morgan’s Exceed meet is… an neck prank

BBC’s ‘GENIUS’ skit of Piers Morgan’s Exceed meet is… an neck prank

You can pick apart Piers Morgan’s recent interview with Donald Trump for factual flaws, or mock Trump’s “not a feminist” comment… or you can simply make anal sex jokes, like BBC Two did. Both Trump and controversial ITV Breakfast presenter Morgan offered plenty of ammunition for critics during their “world exclusive interview” on Sunday, January […]

Russian parliamentary majority party supports Polish Holocaust-related law

Russian parliamentary majority party supports Polish Holocaust-related law

A senior MP representing parliamentary majority party United Russia says he and his cohort support a Polish law banning the propaganda of WWII Ukrainian nationalism and denial of ethnic cleansing of Poles during the conflict. “The Polish people have suffered through all horrors of Nazism and paid with thousands of innocent lives. The legislative decision […]

China embarrasses Pakistan at CPEC expo with huge poster showing Kashmir as part of India

China embarrasses Pakistan at CPEC expo with huge poster showing Kashmir as part of India

(Reporting by Pankaj Choudhary) GWADAR, PAKISTAN: Pakistan’s Planning and Development Ministry was left red-faced when the official poster of the much-hyped ‘Gwadar Expo 2018’ released by China portrayed Kashmir as part of India.  The two-day Gwadar Expo was inaugurated on Monday by Pakistan Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi. The exhibition, jointly arranged by Gwadar Port […]

Ex-governor Belykh convicted of large-scale bribery

Ex-governor Belykh convicted of large-scale bribery

A court in Moscow has convicted Nikita Belykh, a former governor of Russia’s Kirov Region, of large-scale bribery over a 2016 incident, in which he was detained while accepting €400,000 in cash from businessmen. Read more The ruling on Belykh’s conviction was announced in Presnensky District Court on Thursday afternoon. The sentence is expected to […]

State of the Union: Trump hails 'new American moment'

State of the Union: Trump hails 'new American moment'

Media playback is unsupported on your device A bullish US President Donald Trump has proclaimed a “new American moment” as he delivered his maiden State of the Union speech to Congress. In a primetime address, the Republican leader said he was “extending an open hand” to Democrats to work together. Mr Trump also said he […]

German shock at car exhaust tests on humans and monkeys

German shock at car exhaust tests on humans and monkeys

The German government has denounced experiments funded by German carmakers in which humans and monkeys reportedly inhaled diesel exhaust fumes. German media say the health impact research was done by EUGT, a body funded by Volkswagen, Daimler and BMW. Such tests could not be justified, the government said, demanding details. A minister called them “abominable”. […]

Protesters across Russia walk out in support of Navalny

Protesters across Russia walk out in support of Navalny

Activists have staged protests in several Russian cities in support of opposition figure Alexey Navalny, denied the chance to compete in the 2018 presidential election due to a suspended sentence. On Sunday, several hundred Navalny supporters took to the streets of cities such as Irkutsk, Kazan, Chelyabinsk, Nizhny Novgorod and Moscow. They protested the decision […]