Six Months After Soleimani, Iran’s War Machine Tested But Lives On to Fight

The fallen general’s successor, Brigadier-General Esmail Ghaani, has largely maintained a low profile both before and after his sudden promotion in January. He has, however, made some bold moves reportedly visiting Iraq last month and taking a trip last week to Syria, where he released a rare public message to bolster the Iran-affiliated Axis of […]

James Anderson proved he’s still world class, says England team-mate Sam Curran

“Anytime you put on an England shirt or a Surrey shirt you try and do your best. It is great to be back in the side and contributing again,” said Curran, who dismissed Abid Ali (60) after the opener had been dropped on 0 and 21 by Dom Sibley and Rory Burns respectively in the […]

From knocking back a custom-made gown to leaving BEFORE the races ended: Paris Jackson’s nightmare Melbourne Cup appearance

Her gentleman companion looked dapper in a well-cut suit, wearing his hair in a ponytail as he arrived at the venue with Paris, before letting his hair loose as they put on a flirty display inside the venue.  

Biden wants nationwide mask mandate to fight COVID-19

WILMINGTON: Democratic presidential  hopeful Joe Biden on Thursday called for a nationwide mask-wearing mandate for the next three months, drawing a contrast with President Donald Trump as the challenger makes coronavirus pandemic recovery a focal point of his campaign.

Statuesque stunner! Six foot six basketball star Liz Cambage towers over fans as she poses for pictures in a VERY fashionable ensemble at Melbourne cup

Lara Stone pictured in a VERY heated discussion at the… Someone call the fire brigade! Model Brooke Hogan looks red… Former MKR star Ash Pollard pays homage to Coco Chanel by… From knocking back a custom-made gown to leaving BEFORE the…

The Latest: Filipino leader says US unrest hurts virus fight

Employment Security Department Commissioner Suzi LeVine said Thursday that state officials are still working to determine the final amount paid out fraudulently, but believe it was between $550 million and $650 million. She says the state has recovered $333 million to date..

21st Century Tank Girl, Secret Wars, Fight Club 2: the month in comics

If the blockbusting action of Hickman and Ribic’s Secret Wars feels like a compilation of Marvel’s greatest hits, the swarm of supporting titles is like a barrage of unexpected remixes. Freed from the constraints of established continuity, various creators have been sampling and reassembling obscure bits of Marvel’s long, strange history. A-Force, an all-female team […]

S.Africa insurers’ offer in COVID claims fight too little too late for some

“If the insurance companies had paid out properly, many of these restaurants may not have gone out of business,” said Wendy Alberts, head of the Restaurant Association of South Africa. ($1 = 16.7520 rand) (Additional reporting by Wendell Roelf in Cape Town; Editing by Emelia Sithole-Matarise)

UPDATE 1-S.Africa insurers’ offer in COVID claims fight too little too late for some

“If the insurance companies had paid out properly, many of these restaurants may not have gone out of business,” said Wendy Alberts, head of the Restaurant Association of South Africa. ($1 = 16.7520 rand) (Additional reporting by Wendell Roelf in Cape Town; Editing by Emelia Sithole-Matarise)

Netanyahu: ‘New era’ in Israel’s relations with Arab world

READ ALSO: Israel parliament rejects law targeting Netanyahu over indictment For the UAE, home to skyscraper-studded Dubai and the rolling, oil-rich sand dunes of Abu Dhabi, it further burnishes its international campaign to be seen as a beacon of tolerance in the Middle East despite being governed by autocratic rulers. It also puts the UAE […]