Day: January 11, 2019

Nick Vallelonga: Green Book writer sorry for Muslim 9/11 tweet

The writer of Oscar-tipped film Green Book has apologised for a 2015 tweet in which he said he saw Muslims in New Jersey celebrating the 9/11 attacks. Nick Vallelonga tweeted his support for Donald Trump, who said he had seen Read More

Snow brings parts of Europe to standstill

Heavy snowfalls brought chaos to parts of Germany and Sweden on Friday, leaving roads blocked, trains halted and schools shut. The Red Cross helped drivers stuck on a motorway in the southern German state of Bavaria and a nine-year-old boy Read More

Large US troop deployment in Kirkuk causes Iraqi outcry

The United States military has made a large troop deployment to military bases near the Iraqi city of Kirkuk, causing outcry among the local population. The troops have been stationed predominantly at the K1 airbase situated 15 kilometers away from Read More