The resignation of Trump's third national security advisor came as a surprise on 10 September, with Bolton and his former boss giving conflicting accounts of how it happened. Various media reports earlier suggested that Bolton's warmongering had on more than one occasion angered Trump, who apparently wished to avoid sparking new military conflicts.
The eccentric billionaire and Space X founder, Elon Musk, might already have been crowned the king of geeks after a stunt he pulled by sending a Tesla car playing David Bowie's 1969 hit "Space Oddity” into outer space with a “Starman” dummy. However, he’s not stopping there, regularly reminding people who the alpha nerd on Twitter is.
New Delhi (Sputnik): India is set to launch its biggest war games in disputed Arunachal Pradesh, near the Chinese border.
US President Donald Trump announced on Twitter on 10 September that he had asked Bolton to resign since his services were no longer required at the White House. The president noted that he and others in his administration had strongly disagreed with many of Bolton's suggestions on foreign policy.
New Delhi (Sputnik): The Indian Defence Ministry on Wednesday announced the successful testing of a domestically made Man-Portable Antitank Guided Missile (MPATGM).
New Delhi (Sputnik): An Indian media personality has become the target of trolls after posting what was widely perceived as an anti-Hindu Tweet, triggering a sharp response for being “Hinduphobic”, a term describing those who are opposed to Hindus’ way of life.
New Delhi (Sputnik): The Indian government on Wednesday launched a plastic waste collection drive aimed at gathering 10,000-tons of plastic waste by 2 October, the birth anniversary of the country’s iconic freedom fighter Mahatma Gandhi.
The gaze that the US first lady gave the Canadian prime minister while world leaders and their better halves were preparing for a group photo during the summit in Biarritz this year caused the imagination of netizens to run wild. Many suggested that she looked more than just charmed by her husband’s counterpart and occasional opponent.
The statement came on the same day that the US is commemorating the victims of the 9/11 attacks on the World Trade Centre twin towers in New York, which claimed the lives of almost 3,000 people.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage has outlined details of his offer to the UK prime minister and Conservatives leader, Boris Johnson, The Sun newspaper reported on Wednesday.
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - Multiple victims were stabbed in an early morning rampage in Florida’s capital of Tallahassee, police said on Wednesday.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Outgoing US National Security Adviser John Bolton is a very pleasant interlocutor and competent person, but Moscow did not agree with him on most issues because of his harsh style that relied on forceful methods, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said.
New Delhi (Sputnik) - Indian Twitter users have jokingly linked the country’s economic slowdown to cricket captain Virat Kohli posting his shirtless pic with actress wife, Anushka Sharma.
New Delhi (Sputnik): Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that terrorism has become an ideology that is not confined to within the boundaries of any one nation. “It is a global problem and has become a global threat with its roots in our neighbourhood”.
Earlier in the day, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau gave a speech commemorating the victims of the 9/11 terrorist act that killed nearly 3, 000 people including Canadians.
The plane took off from Tennessee's Millington-Memphis Airport and was preparing to land when it crashed, according to CNN, quoting a Federal Aviation Administration representative.
Scientists from Tomsk Polytechnic University (TPU) have developed technology for an efficient chisel-less hydro-pulse impact device that can reduce the costs of drilling operations and make the drilling machines more durable, reducing the pauses needed for repairs.
Britain is due to hold a general election before the end of the year with Labour saying it will accept a poll once it is sure a no-deal Brexit cannot happen on 31 October. But which MPs are likely to be missing from the ballot paper?
On Tuesday, the UK accused Iran of violating international norms by sending a tanker to Syria, which is under sanctions from the European Union.
The day before, the Taliban vowed to continue fighting against American forces in Afghanistan after Donald Trump withdrew from peace talks with the group.