Millionaire fighting burqa ban stages protest by covering face with Austrian minister’s portrait

Published time: 10 Oct, 2017 00:15 A French millionaire of Algerian origin, known for his fierce opposition to anti-veil laws in Europe, has been fined by police in Austria for covering his face with a picture of Foreign Minister Sebastian Kurz, adorned with €100 bills and a pumpkin mask. The businessman-turned-political activist, Rachid Nekkaz, staged […]

Jurgen Klopp still confident Liverpool will qualify for Champions League knockout stages

Klopp started with his key quartet Philippe Coutinho, Sadie Mane, Roberto Firmino and Mohamed Salah for the first time last night but could only draw 1-1 at Spartak Moscow. Coutinho cancelled out Fernando’s free-kick but Liverpool – despite creating a number of chances – could not force a winner. The draw, Liverpool’s second in succession, […]

China stages 1st live fire drills at overseas base in Djibouti (VIDEO)

Published time: 26 Sep, 2017 04:00 Edited time: 26 Sep, 2017 04:59 Chinese servicemen have held their first military drills at China’s first overseas base in the Horn of Africa in Djibouti. Less than two months after officially inaugurating their first foreign naval military base abroad in Djibouti, the People’s Liberation Army Navy (PLA) held […]

Tanks & howitzers: Turkish Army stages massive drills on Iraqi border (VIDEO, PHOTOS)

[unable to retrieve full-text content] The Turkish armed forces have staged military exercises involving tanks and howitzers on the Kurdish border. The drills come as a Kurdish independence vote is scheduled to take place in one week. Read Full Article at RT.com RT – Daily news

Liverpool 4 – Hoffenheim 2: Emre Can brace fires Reds into Champions League group stages

All Barcelona attempts to prise the Brazilian playmaker away from Merseyside are doomed to failure, according to those in charge at Anfield. On this evidence, Coutinho might struggle to win back a place in Liverpool’s forward line.  Progression to the Champions League group stages, for only the second time in eight seasons, was secured comfortably.  […]

SNL writer stages comedic coup on Trump’s Twitter feed

Published time: 20 Jul, 2017 17:07 Edited time: 20 Jul, 2017 17:07 A Saturday Night Live writer has been responding to President Donald Trump’s tweets as if they were text messages, prompting a few chuckles among the online community. “Proud to unveil my new, incredibly stupid project: Responding to Trump Tweets Like They Were Texts,” […]

NATO stages 1st-ever war games in Baltic ‘weak spot’ to defend from ‘Russia threat’ (PHOTOS)

British, Polish, American and Lithuanian troops took part in military exercises in the Suwalki Gap on the border between Poland and Lithuania, “protecting” NATO’s soft spot from the “Russian threat” for the very first time. Some 1,500 NATO troops participated in the war games in the Suwalki Gap over the weekend, alongside US helicopters and […]

Childs stages strong late run

Video Image TAB Market Update – South Australian Derby1:24 Take a look at the latest TAB Market Update for the South Australian Derby May 12th 2017 7 hours ago /video/video.news.com.au/Sport/ The 2016 Geelong Cup Day at Geelong racecourse, Race3- Jordan Childs onboard Wheatsheaf Flyer wins. 19th October 2016. Picture: Colleen Petch. MICHAEL MANLEYHerald Sun Share […]

Drones: Is the Sky the Limit showcases drone tech from earliest stages to now

Video shot/edited by Jennifer Hahn. (video link) Drones have become so mainstream that you may have considered getting one for a family member or a friend for their birthday. But this wasn’t the case just a few decades ago, when drones were mostly used by those in the military and special forces. The Intrepid Sea, Air, and […]