Trump receives ‘positive’ letter from Kim Jong-un requesting new meeting – White House

Donald Trump has received a “warm” letter from North Korean Leader Kim Jong-un about scheduling a second meeting, White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders has confirmed, adding that conversations about a new summit are underway. Speaking during a news briefing on Monday, Sanders said that a second meting with Kim is “something we want to […]

ISIS receives arms, funding ‘under patronage’ of foreign special services & NGOs – Russia’s UN envoy

The remnants of ISIS continue to receive foreign funding and arms supplies, Russian ambassador Vassily Nebenzia told the UN Security Council, adding that the terrorists are seeking to diversify their crippled sources of income. “Evidence continues to amass that weapons are being smuggled [to Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) terrorist group in Syria] from outside, […]

Russia reportedly receives an icy reception after it privately asks the US for help in rebuilding Syria

REUTERS/Alexei Druzhinin/RIA Novosti/Kremlin Russia has reportedly used a communications channel with America’s top general to propose a plan to rebuild Syria and repatriate refugees. According to a US memo, the proposal was sent on July 19 by Valery Gerasimov, the chief of the Russian military’s General Staff, to US Marine General Joseph Dunford, chairman of […]

Kung-Fu Receives The Stylish Brawler Treatment In 9 Monkeys Of Shaolin

The acrobatic melee and staff-wielding combat imagery of kung-fu movies haven’t been seen much in games since Jade Empire‘s wuxia-inspired combat but 9 Monkeys of Shaolin looks to change that with its fast-paced brawling and familiar imagery of 70s martial arts movies. As Wei Cheng , you embark on quest to avenge your murdered fishing […]

Austria’s Kurz receives death threats after shutting down mosques

An anti-terrorism probe has been opened into death threats Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz received on social media after his government announced a crackdown on hate preaching and “political Islam.” The Austrian government’s decision to close seven mosques and expel as many as 60 imams as part of their campaign against radicalization has provoked a wave […]

Canadian pole vaulter Alysha Newman receives new poles fully paid for by Air Canada

Canadian pole vaulter Alysha Newman received a brand new set of poles from Air Canada on Thursday morning, two weeks to the day her equipment was destroyed on a flight to Doha for a season-opening Diamond League meet. Newman said the airline covered the cost of the new set of equipment — which, according to the London, Ont., […]

Didi Chuxing receives permit to test self-driving cars in California

You might not hail a ride from China’s Didi Chuxing unless you visit Mexico, but there’s still a real chance you’ll see its vehicles on the road. California’s Department of Motor Vehicles has issued an autonomous vehicle testing permit to Didi’s American research wing, clearing it to operate self-driving cars as long as there’s a […]

Sir Alex Ferguson receives emotional outpour of support as the football world unites

Wenger broke off from the celebrations at his final home game as Arsenal manager to wish Ferguson a speedy and full recovery after the shock news the former Manchester United boss had undergone surgery following a brain haemorrhage.  Ferguson, 76, is seriously ill after collapsing at home on Friday.  He is in intensive care in […]

Conor McGregor receives fresh message from Dana White ahead of UFC 223

The main event of the UFC’s fourth pay-per-view card of the year will see Nurmagomedov lock horns with featherweight champion Max Holloway. According to Dana White, the victor of Nurmagomedov vs Holloway will be crowned the undisputed 155lbs champion. McGregor has yet to be relieved of the lightweight title, a fact which has led many […]