The torrential rains ravaging Scotland of late, also led to a train derailment near the city of Stonehaven on Wednesday that killed three people, causing major transport impairments across the country.
Bob Woodward is a veteran Washington Post reporter who became famous after shedding light on the Watergate scandal in early 1970s that caused former US President Richard Nixon to resign.
A US federal judge has rejected convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein’s former girlfriend and alleged accomplice Ghislaine Maxwell’s latest attempt to delay the unsealing of documents that her legal team argued would prevent her from having a fair trial.
New Delhi (Sputnik): Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden's announcement about selecting US Senator Kamala Harris as his 2020 running mate has already created a stir in the election race. The daughter of an Indian-born mother and Jamaican father is known for being vocal on matters like racial justice.
Yedidya Harush felt "mad" with the government for evacuating his settlement of Atzmona in August 2005 as part of then-PM Sharon's disengagement plan. But 15 years down the line, he says the pull-out from Gaza didn't break his spirit.
Jeffrey Epstein was an American financier and convicted sex offender, sentenced for sexual abuse and procurement of women and underage girls. He died while in jail under additional charges of sex trafficking, committing suicide, according to a coroner report.
While the pandemic is forcing countries to re-impose quarantine measures, Russia has announced its Sputnik-V vaccine, the world’s first, in a bid to curb COVID-19. The drug is expected to be delivered to hospitals in two weeks.
The Israeli Ministry of Defense announced on Wednesday it had test-fired an Arrow 2 ballistic missile interceptor.