Tuesday, 16 Jul 2019

What next in Scotland’s war on drugs?

U.S. Homebuilder Confidence Unexpectedly Improves In July Homebuilder confidence has unexpectedly shown a modest improvement in the month of July, according to a report released by the National Association of Home Builders on Tuesday. The report said the NAHB/Wells Fargo Index inched up to 65 in July after dropping to 64 in June. Economists had […]

Zambian finance minister urges quick implementation of austerity

LUSAKA (Reuters) – Zambia should step up its implementation of austerity measures to rein in soaring debt and stabilize the economy, newly appointed finance minister Bwalya Ng’andu said on Tuesday. Zambian President Edgar Lungu abruptly fired Margaret Mwanakatwe, his former finance minister, on Monday, appointing in her place the respected deputy head of the central […]

How Putin will look if he is still ruling Russia in 20 years as Russians mock him for turning into the Night King from Game of Thrones – The Sun

HUGELY popular face-morphing-app, FaceApp, is sending its users into hysterics as they realise a wizened version of Vladimir Putin bears an uncanny resemblance to the Night King from Game of Thrones. Russian FaceApp users clocked that their president looks just like the supreme leader of the White Walkers when his face is morphed to look […]

North Korea warns it may start testing missiles again

North Korea warned the US that breaking its promise and holding military exercises with South Korea next month would jeopardize nuclear talks and could result in the regime resuming missile tests.​ ​ ​”​With the U.S. unilaterally reneging on its commitments, we are gradually losing our justification to follow through on the commitments we made with […]

Police: 3 kids found locked in back of U-Haul carrying drugs

Authorities say three children have been rescued from the back of a U-Haul truck that was carrying drugs in Tennessee, and three North Carolinians have been charged in the case. The Tennessee Highway Patrol told reporters Monday that a bystander in Cocke County called authorities last week to report seeing children being locked in the […]