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Elder Bush released from Texas hospital

Bush was admitted to the hospital on January 14 for shortness of breath. During his treatment, which included a stay in intensive care, doctors inserted a breathing tube and connected him to a ventilator. He spent more than two weeks in the hospital and missed President Trump's inauguration. He was hospitalized in 2015 in ME after falling at his summer home and breaking a bone in his neck. Read More

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Theresa May signs £100 million fighter jet deal with Turkey

The visit to Turkey, an important but complicated North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ally, came amid pressure at home to condemn Turkey's clampdown on civil liberties since the government crushed a coup attempt in July. Mrs May and Mr Erdogan also discussed counter-terrorism, security, trade and migration in talks which stretched for an hour longer than scheduled. The UK has also signed off £3.3bn in arms exports to Saudi Arabia since the start of its offensive in Yemen, leading the Campaign ... Read More

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Would You Pay $1500 to Rent a Boyfriend For Chinese New Year?

Would You Pay $1500 to Rent a Boyfriend For Chinese New Year?

According to Chinese astrology , people can expect obstacles and bad luck in their zodiac year. When the Lunar New Year begins to draw near, prices on the date-hiring app can surge from 3,000 to 10,000 yuan a day. Just like families might give money for Christmas and birthdays, the Chinese give money to their youth during Chinese New Year . Eight Treasures rice: in some provinces in China, this is a pudding, which will include raisins, dried plums and other dry fruits and nuts. Read More

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Russia Seeks Syria Peace With Turkey, Iran as U.S. Sidelined

Russia Seeks Syria Peace With Turkey, Iran as U.S. Sidelined

Syrian Ambassador to the United Nations Bashar al-Ja'afari says the upcoming peace talks over the almost six-year crisis in the country will be only "Syrian-Syrian." . Following last month's cease-fire deal, brokered by Turkey and Russian Federation, the Astana meeting comes as part of ongoing efforts by both countries to find a political solution to the six-year-old conflict in Syria. Read More

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Inauguration Ratings Not Huge: Trump Trails Reagan, Obama, Carter, Nixon

With no new kid in town, traditionally second inaugurations tend to see lower TV numbers and few, if any, have compared the viewership that Trump's first inauguration drew to the second swearing in of Obama - except Donald Trump. Eastern with 2.3 million concurrent streams. In fact, Trump took to Twitter - where else - and gave his own two cents on the matter, claiming victory over Obama's inauguration audience figures in 2012. Read More

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Gambia's Jammeh Agrees to Quit After West Africa Intervention

Nigeria in line with the Economic Community of West African States' (ECOWAS) mandate, deployed 200 Air Force troops from the 117 Air Combat Training Group (ACTG), in Kainji, Niger State. Jammeh initially accepted the result of the election but has since reneged, leaving many anticipating conflict. There has been no Gambian resistance to the invading troops, but the troops paused before reaching the major cities, giving a further chance for negotiations to continue. Read More

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Dozens hurt as high-rise building collapses

According to Russia Today , the building, one of the oldest high rise structures in Iran was known as the Plasco Building. Firefighters battled the blaze for several hours before the collapse. "The semi-official news outlet reported the fire started around 8 am local time (4.40am GMT) local time when many shopkeepers were not inside the building". Read More

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Malia Obama Landed an Internship

The Reporter's source said Malia Obama will begin working at the company's New York City office in February after her family's vacation in Palm Springs, Calif. Malia Obama has different dreams than her father. Let's say you've spent your formative years growing up at the White House, you've become a role model for young women everywhere, and you have chose to take a gap year before starting at a new life at Harvard University. Read More

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Italy Rocked by 4 Quakes in 1 Hour

Italy Rocked by 4 Quakes in 1 Hour

Almost 300 people died in central Italy in quakes around Amatrice in August, and the town center, once popular with tourists, was reduced to rubble. They hit between 10:25 (9:25 GMT) and 11:25 and were felt in Rome , 100km (60 miles) to the south-west. " Wednesday's quakes could have come as one single event of magnitude 6 or higher , " Valensise said, adding, "the earth's crust has for some reason made a decision to break up in smaller pieces". Read More

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Ten Survivors Found Alive at Italian Hotel Following Devastating Avalanche (Updating)

Ten Survivors Found Alive at Italian Hotel Following Devastating Avalanche (Updating)

A firefighter helicopter flies over the town of Penne, central Italy, following a series of earthquakes and a snow avalanche hitting a hotel in central Italy on January 20, 2017. They were pulled out after more than 40 hours under the snow-covered rubble of the Hotel Rigopiano, a three-storey spa hotel on the eastern lower slops of Monte Gran Sasso, the highest peak in central Italy. Read More

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China protests Taiwan delegation visit to Trump inauguration

Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying said Wednesday the request had been passed to Trump's transition team and to the current administration of Barack Obama . As security barricades go up in the USA capital ahead of massive protests against the incoming president, a different sense of trepidation is growing overseas of a looming clash over trade between China and the U.S., with dire consequences for the global economy. Read More

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CBI pays surprise visit to Delhi Secretariat, Sisodia cries foul

A preliminary probe has been launched, against him and other officials, for alleged violation of rules in giving a work contract to "Talk-to-AK" social media campaign. "The government did not appoint any consultant for "Talk To AK". The official added that the PR firm had made its own arrangements and presented the government with a bill of Rs 98 lakh, which had not been paid. Read More

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Martin McGuinness won't stand in Northern Ireland snap election

McGuinness said Sinn Fein would announce his successor next week. "This illness has taken its toll on me", he said, "but I am very determined to overcome it". "I have taken the decision that I will not be a candidate in the upcoming election", he said. "I hope that Martin's political legacy - of a resilient and generous commitment to the interlocking institutions of the Good Friday Agreement - will encourage all of Northern Ireland's political parties to emulate his efforts to ... Read More

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