Daily Archive: Thursday, January 18, 2018

Corbyn Accuses May’s Government Of “Negligence” In PMQs
Jeremy Corbyn accused the Government of being “deeply negligent” in a heated exchange over the collapse of Carillion as he urged Theresa May to end the “costly racket” of private companies running services for the public.

In this week’s Prime Minister’s Questions, the Labour leader asked Mrs May to explain why her government awarded contracts to the in-crisis construction company decide repeated profit warnings. “It did so even after the …

US recognition of Al-Quds as Israeli Capital futile: Iran’s Leader
Leader of Islamic Republic of Iran Ayatollah Sayyed Ali Khamenei said on Tuesday the US is overstepping its bounds in recognizing al-Quds (Jerusalem) as Israeli regime’s so called capital and planning to move its embassy there, adding that the measures are in vain.

Ayatollah Khamenei made the remarks during a meeting with participants in the 13th Session of the Parliamentary Union of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Conference in Tehran. “There are important topics on the agenda …

ISIS poses threat to Iraq one month after ‘liberation’ – AFP
Barely a month after Baghdad declared victory over the Isis group, the terrorists could still recapture areas of Iraq, especially near the border with Syria, experts and officials say.

Ali al-Bayati, a commander of the Hashed al-Shaabi paramilitary units which fought alongside Iraqi security forces in a gruelling battle against the group, said the Nimrud region of northern Iraq could “fall at any time …