• 'This is a very scary time for young men in America'
'This is a very scary time for young men in America'

Stressing that U.S. lawmakers are demonstrating double standards in the scandal-ridden confirmation process of his protégé, Trump on Tuesday noted a drastic departure from the core American and basic legal principle of "innocent until proven guilty".

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  • Democrats renew questions over Brett Kavanaugh's honesty and temperament
Democrats renew questions over Brett Kavanaugh's honesty and temperament

Leaning: Collins' signal that she was comfortable Kavanaugh wouldn't overturn Roe vs. Wade appeared to be a sign that she was going to vote for him. The White House noted that Kavanaugh wasn't arrested or charged and questioned the incident's relevance.

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  • Times says it was wrong to have writer on Kavanaugh story
Times says it was wrong to have writer on Kavanaugh story

The report said that the victim, Dom Cozzolino, "was bleeding from the right ear" and was treated at a hospital. According to his Yale classmate and former drinking buddy Chad Ludington , that fight started after Kavanaugh and friends mistook a man in the bar for Ali Campbell, the frontman of the British reggae group UB40, much to the band's cha...

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  • Classmate: Kavanaugh
Classmate: Kavanaugh "Blatantly Lied" About Drinking

Lawrance Hall is shown at Yale University in New Haven, Connecticut, U.S., September 27, 2018. The yearbook simply lists "Devil's Triangle" as one of Kavanaugh's achievements next to his senior photo. However, he continued to stand by Kavanaugh, saying his testimony "was really something that I haven't seen before" and "an incredible moment, ...

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  • Kavanaugh-Ford hearing: A dramatic lesson on gender roles
Kavanaugh-Ford hearing: A dramatic lesson on gender roles

Ford's trust". ".@LindseyGrahamSC has more decency and courage than every Democrat member of the committee combined". Addressing panel Democrats again, he said: "Boy, ya'll want power". "And if you really wanted to know the truth, you sure as hell wouldn't have done what you done to this guy". Kavanaugh's mention of the Clintons was a...

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  • Trump on Kim Jong Un: 'We fell in love after handsome letters'
Trump on Kim Jong Un: 'We fell in love after handsome letters'

The North Korean foreign minister reiterated that without simultaneous actions by Washington, Pyongyang will never unilaterally disarm first. Ri's comments at the UN General Assembly were toned down from a year ago, when North Korea and the United States exchanged sharp words that had the world anxious the two sides could go to war.

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  • Jeff Flake, Chris Coons On Brett Kavanaugh’s
Jeff Flake, Chris Coons On Brett Kavanaugh’s "Angry" Senate Testimony

During the Senate hearing on Friday, Flake huddled with Coons and other Democrats on the panel to enlist support for a bipartisan effort to call for a one week delay so the FBI could investigate the claims made by a number of women against Kavanaugh.

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  • Powerful typhoon batters Okinawa, churns to Japan mainland
Powerful typhoon batters Okinawa, churns to Japan mainland

Evacuation orders were issued for tens of thousands of people over a widespread area, including more than 250,000 people in the city of Tokushima on the island of Shikoku, the national broadcaster NHK reported . The typhoon is projected to hit regions ravaged earlier this month by Typhoon Jebi, which caused landslides and floods and temporarily sh...

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  • India Supreme Court overturns ban on women at Sabarimala temple
India Supreme Court overturns ban on women at Sabarimala temple

Justice Indu Malhotra , the only female judge on the Supreme Court's bench delivered her dissent, in which she said religious organizations had the right to manage their own affairs. BJP , which has been taking heroic credit for taking up the issue of triple talaq in favour of Muslim women, according to sources have "a sense of unease" in the pa...

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  • Syria Says New Air Defences Will Make Israel Think Twice
Syria Says New Air Defences Will Make Israel Think Twice

Syria and Russian Federation say Israel was to blame, but it denies responsibility. In a televised address, Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said that the new system would provide "adequate retaliatory measures to increase the safety of Russian military fighting worldwide terrorism in Syria".

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  • SC To Pronounce Judgment On Petitions Seeking Decriminalisation Of Adultery Tomorrow
SC To Pronounce Judgment On Petitions Seeking Decriminalisation Of Adultery Tomorrow

The court's ruling was welcomed by women's rights activists and lawyers who argued that the law treated women as victims and denied them agency. "Thinking of adultery from a point of view of criminality is a retrograde step", the five-judge bench of the Supreme Court said in what was a unanimous decision.

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  • Was Russia Just Waiting for an Excuse to Arm Syria?
Was Russia Just Waiting for an Excuse to Arm Syria?

But what exactly does the transfer of the S-300 missile system to the Assad regime mean for Israel and the region amidst deteriorating relations between Russian Federation and Israel? The French foreign minister Jean-Yves Le Drian issued the warning at the start of a week of summit meetings at the United Nations general assembly, where the U.S.

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  • European Union and Iran agree on new payment system to skirt U.S. sanctions
European Union and Iran agree on new payment system to skirt U.S. sanctions

Iran has ample reason to stay in the 2015 nuclear deal despite the US withdrawal and the remaining parties on Monday will discuss ways to blunt the effect of impending USA sanctions on Tehran , the European Union's foreign policy chief said.

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  • Stranded Indian sailor Abhilash Tomy rescued after three days
Stranded Indian sailor Abhilash Tomy rescued after three days

Friday's storm whipped up 70-knot winds and 14-metre (45ft) waves, which also knocked down the yacht of another competitor, Dutchman Mark Slats, twice. Sharma said the rescue operation involved the Royal Australian Navy, the French vessel and India's navy. The rescue team from French fishing vessle Osiris boarding Thuriya .

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  • Dallas officer Amber Guyger fired after manslaughter charge for killing Botham Jean
Dallas officer Amber Guyger fired after manslaughter charge for killing Botham Jean

Police have said she was off-duty but still in uniform on September 6 when she fatally shot 26-year-old Botham Shem Jean , who she thought was burglarizing her apartment. The search warrant statement says Mr Jean "confronted the officer at the door". Officer Amber Guyger had been dismissed after almost five years on the job for her actions on ...

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  • Iran vows bloody revenge on US, Israel and Saudis
Iran vows bloody revenge on US, Israel and Saudis

At least 25 people have died and 60 others injured in the terrorist attack. "Based on reports, this cowardly act was done by people who the Americans come to help when they are trapped in Syria and Iraq, and are paid by Saudi Arabia and the UAE", Khamenei was quoted as saying on his official website.

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  • 3 babies among 5 slashed at NY child care center
3 babies among 5 slashed at NY child care center

Police say the people, including three infants, were stabbed at an overnight day care center in New York City. Police were called to a home, which investigators say was operating as a nursery, at around 03:45 local time (07:45 GMT) on Friday morning.

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  • Migrants: Trump urges Spain to build wall in Sahara Desert
Migrants: Trump urges Spain to build wall in Sahara Desert

Filling almost all of North Africa, the Sahara measures approximately 3,000 miles from east to west, according to the Encyclopaedia Britannica. Most estimates for the Sahara put it at about 3,000 miles long from east to west. Spain has experienced a surge in migration, particularly over the past year as thousands of people attempt to make the unsaf...

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  • Kavanaugh classmate has no recollection of party where alleged sexual assault occurred
Kavanaugh classmate has no recollection of party where alleged sexual assault occurred

Ford's allegations". He said the committee is investigating Ford's accusation against Kavanaugh, but that "we have no power to commandeer an Executive Branch agency into conducting our due diligence". That underscores a desire to avoid antagonizing female voters at a time when the #MeToo movement has made sexual abuse a major political dynami...

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  • As Senate weighs Kavanaugh, Thomas example offers cautions
As Senate weighs Kavanaugh, Thomas example offers cautions

The note has boxes to check for "yes" or "no" and seems to compare Mr Kavanaugh's accuser to a school yard crush. Dianne Feinstein via a letter through Eshoo's office. Ford did not tell anyone of the incident until 2012, when she discussed it with her therapist. At the top, the meme reads: "Judge Kavanaughs sexual assault letter found by De...

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