World famous metal bucket crushing kangaroo dies aged 12 (PHOTOS)

Roger, 12, died of natural causes while sleeping under his “favorite witchetty bush” in the Australian animal sanctuary where he grew up. The buff Alpha kangaroo, who weighed 89 kilos and was six feet tall, stood out among fellow marsupials with his impressively muscular and manly physique. He baffled audiences around the world when pictures […]

Khabib Nurmagomedov granted delay in UFC 229 post-fight brawl hearing

‘Conor could’ve been killed, I had to step in’ – Irish fan reveals role in McGregor-Khabib brawl The UFC lightweight champion was scheduled to be represented at a hearing in Las Vegas on Monday to determine the specific sanctions for his part in the brawl which occurred immediately after his fourth-round submission victory against McGregor […]

‘It’s mine, my own, my Brexit!’: Gollum actor reprises role to deride Theresa May (VIDEO)

Serkis, famous for providing the voice of Gollum in Peter Jackson’s adaptation of the Lord of the Rings by JRR Tolkien, appears in a blue ‘power’ jacket, grey wig and painted nails using the Gollum-Smeagol divide within the fantasy character to convey the highly-conflicted nature of the British public’s attitude to the recent Brexit draft […]

Brexit vote confusion: Conflicting reports on whether or not it will go ahead

Earlier on Monday, a spokesperson for May had claimed that the vote would be going ahead as planned. Minutes later Bloomberg and the Telegraph claimed that sources had revealed that the vote would now be delayed. READ MORE: Javid circling May, ready to launch leadership bid if PM’s ‘s*** Brexit deal’ is defeated – reports “The […]

Theresa May to address Parliament on Brexit amid reports key vote will be postponed

Earlier on Monday, a spokesperson for May claimed that the vote would be going ahead as planned. Minutes later, Bloomberg and the Telegraph claimed that sources had revealed that the vote would now be delayed. READ MORE: Javid circling May, ready to launch leadership bid if PM’s ‘s*** Brexit deal’ is defeated – reports Unnamed sources […]

Russia’s ‘deadliest maniac’ gets SECOND life sentence for murdering 56 more women

Popkov, nicknamed ‘the Werewolf,’ has been given a second life imprisonment by a court in the Siberian city of Irkutsk, Russian media reported. During the long-running hearing, in which 322 court files were brought to the judges’ attention, prosecutors said Popkov – a former police officer in Angarsk, the city he terrorized – had a […]

Americans Salute Bush Forty-One

The father of former president George Bush, former President George H.W. Bush, lived to the ripe old age of ninety-four, and is eulogized as an (untypical) gentleman, a beloved father and grandfather and a sterling patriot, who was a pilot in World War II and headed the CIA before becoming president. Americans were treated to […]

‘Maybe he misses me…?’

Ronaldo made the €100 million move to Turin over the summer from European champions Real Madrid, ending the direct Ronaldo-Messi superstar rivalry played every season in La Liga’s ‘El Clasico’. Italy became the fourth major European league in which Ronaldo plied his trade, after Spain, England and his native Portugal. In an interview with Italian […]

Why is “Intelligence” the Mother of All Stupidity?

When listening to political leaders in the West, particularly when describing Syria or “Palestinian terrorists” or the threat from Russia and China, for those with critical thinking ability the statements heard are puzzling. One can’t help but ask, “How do humans get this stupid? One might also ask, “How do they get elected to public […]

America’s Crushing National Debt Will Eventually End Her Insane Empire

In a talk which garnered little attention, one of the Deep State’s prime operatives, National Security Advisor John Bolton, cautioned of the enormous and escalating US debt.  Speaking before the Alexander Hamilton Society, Bolton warned that current US debt levels and public obligations posed an “economic threat” to the nation’s security: It is a fact […]

Iran hopes anti-drug smuggling efforts will convince Europe to save nuclear deal – analyst (VIDEO)

Iran spends more than $700 million annually fighting drug trafficking from Afghanistan, and in 2017 alone, the country seized more than 785 tons of illicit drugs destined for other parts of the Middle East and Europe. But the new sanctions regime will likely force Tehran to do some belt-tightening – cutbacks that may soon be […]

The “Punishing Truth” About Donald Trump’s Policies

Before long the world will act typically numb when President Donald Trump announces a “hit” on a prominent public figure via his Twitter account. The American administrations of the past few decades have already made an art out of the mafia-like military and economic sanctions on people from Kiev to Kandahar, so it’s only a […]

Inside an Elite Russian Paratrooper Training Academy – Excellent In

They shoot and run round the clock. They practice hand-to-hand combat underwater and skydive from great heights. They study history, philosophy, and higher maths. They create simulated diversions and conduct simulated enemy’s rear area raids. They teach the cadets everything. Over 100 years, the infantry courses in Ryazan’ve turned into a unique higher education institution, […]

Biological viruses could hold key to super-fast supercomputers

Scientists from MIT and the Singapore University of Technology and Design used a biological virus, M13 bacteriophage, to genetically engineer a more efficient form of memory. Their findings are published in the journal ACS Applied Nano Materials. READ MORE: Mutant superbugs menace future space station expeditions – NASA When a computer is moving data from […]

Anglo-Saxon “Eyes” are Fixed on Countering China

In spite in a number of signals that the Trump administration has made over the months to indicate that it is prepared to try to take China down alone, the better part of American policymakers have been hard at work behind the scenes, trying to put together a slapdash coalition against Beijing. It’s rather curious […]

Maltreated Prisoners of War and Prisoners of Conscience Rotting in Ukrainian Jails

In the past two weeks, the United States and NATO countries have opened still another line of attack on Russia in their ongoing high pitch information war:  the seizure by the Russian navy of three Ukrainian vessels attempting unsanctioned entry to the Kerch Straits, together with the arrest of their crews who have been treated […]

Russia beats out China in top 3 emerging economies list

The business news agency ranked 20 developing nations in its scorecard that includes metrics ranging from growth prospects to the state of the current account, sovereign credit ratings and stock and bond valuations. Russia gained 2.36 points on these criteria, while the only country topping it is Malaysia with 2.55. The Asian country has held […]

G20 Summit More a Farce: How Many Bottles Will Stay On The Wall?

The G20 Summit in Argentina was, like the rest, a farce. Throughout history, people of influence have developed alternative structures to find ways round things. The G20 is yet another attempt by world leaders to subvert democratic control of their actions by saying that, if WE decide something at a meeting so prestigious that the […]

Trump’s Clueless Envoy Wants Syria No-Fly Zone

Al-Masdar News:  The U.S. envoy to Syria, James Jeffrey, said at a press conference on Tuesday that Washington is seeking a no-fly-zone over Syria that resembles the one imposed on Iraq in the 1990’s. “Remember we were present not in northern Iraq but over northern Iraq in Operation Northern Watch for 13 years. That can be […]

Charlottesville killer guilty of 1st degree murder

James Alex Fields Jr, who plowed his car into a crowd of counter-protesters after the Charlottesville Unite the Right rally in Virginia last year, has been has been found guilty of the first degree murder of Heather Heyer. A jury also found Fields guilty of five counts of aggravated malicious wounding, three counts of malicious […]