A 33-year-old man has been arrested, according to the New Zealand Herald.Local media has reported a bomb squad and up to a dozen police cars have been deployed in the area.Police were alerted at around 3.15pm (3.15 am BST) local time on Tuesday.More to follow...
Her Majesty saw the Duke and Duchess of Sussex at Frogmore Cottage, according to The Sun. It is thought Her Majesty met Meghan’s mother also, Doria Ragland. Meghan’s due date is coming soon and the Queen wanted to see her on the run-up to the birth, according to a...
Mr Bridenstine said the public write off the severity of the risk from an asteroid. The congressional representative spoke about the threat of an Earth-altering asteroid during a speech at the International Academy of Astronautics Planetary Defense Conference. He said the idea of an asteroid colliding with Earth...
Ashdown Forest was the inspiration for AA Milne’s Winnie the Pooh's Hundred Acre Wood. Firefighters were called to the forest near Kingstanding, 19 miles north-east of Brighton in East Sussex, at about 9.30pm on Sunday. The fire was brought under control at roughly 4am on Monday.Crews battled the...
Military budgets increased by 2.6 percent in 2018 from 2017, according to the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI). The think tank reported the US, China and India were the biggest drivers of this increase in funding. Total world military spending rose to $1.8 trillion (£1,408 billion) this...
Last week, Mr Duterte railed against the hundreds of tons of rubbish brought to his country’s ports from Canada in 2013 and 2014. Speaking at a news conference he cast a “warning to Canada” saying, “we will declare war against them”. The Philippine President stated his country was...
A study of official Government data also shows that seven out of the worst 10 areas in the country are run by Labour councils. In some regions the recycling rate has plunged to just 14 percent, way below the Government’s target of reusing 50 percent of household waste by...
Data from the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) showed more than £1,400billion-worth of investment stock flowed into the UK from abroad during 2018. Only the US and China attracted more foreign capital and loans than this country during the 12-month period, the figures confirmed. International Trade Secretary...
The collision occurred after the Indonesian patrol ship intercepted what it claimed was an illegal Vietnamese fishing boat in its waters, its navy said, according to ABC News. Unverified video footage appears to show armed crew from the Indonesian vessel shouting at the Vietnamese coast guard after it...
In June the Prime Minister is to be hauled in front of the scheduled meeting of all 800 constituency chairmen and senior activists who will demand for her resignation over her handling of Brexit. Mrs May was last night informed the threshold for a petition to enforce the...