• China distances children from families to subdue Muslim west

    ISTANBUL (AP) - The Chinese government has turned four of Meripet's children into orphans, even though she and her husband are alive.

  • It’s so obvious why this $21 lightweight, windproof umbrella is Amazon’s best seller

    Do you know how good a product has to be in order to get more than 4,000 5-star reviews on Amazon. It has to be really, really good, and such is the case with the Repel Windproof Travel Umbrella with Teflon Coating. It’s the same price as all those cheapo umbrellas you buy at your local drug store, but it’s teflon coated and it has fantastic construction that can withstand winds that are way faster than you would ever find yourself in. We would gladly pay $100 for this great umbrella, so it’s a steal at just $21. Here are the bullet points from the product page: AUTOMATIC, COMPACT, AND LIGHTWEIGHT - Auto open/close function allows for easy one-handed operation. Measuring just 11.5" long and weighing less than 1lb the folding handheld umbrella is extremely packable in purses, briefcases, backpacks, luggage and more WIND-DEFYING 9-RIB CONSTRUCTION - Most small or mini umbrellas are made of 6 or 8 aluminum ribs but Repel is fortified with 9 resin-reinforced fiberglass ribs that flex slightly to withstand powerful gusts without turning inside out SUPERIOR WATER-REPELLENCY - Put the technology of Teflon to work for you. Waterproof, weatherproof and instantly dry, the foldable and durable Repel Travel Umbrella defends against the elements like nothing else QUALITY WORKMANSHIP - Designed with a three-fold chrome plated black metal shaft, and strong metal frame to allow for greater stability in high winds. The ergonomic, slip-proof, and rubberized grip handle with wrist strap allow for easy carrying. A protective travel sleeve is included. Perfect for men, women, teens and kids LIFETIME REPLACEMENT GUARANTEE - You are protected for life from the rain, sleet and snow, through our lifetime replacement guarantee program. If anything at all goes wrong with your umbrella, we will send you a replacement with no charge or return required

  • Apple fans in Singapore get their hands on latest iPhone XS models

    Apple fans in Singapore finally got their hands on the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max on Friday morning (21 September) at the flagship Apple Orchard Road store.

  • Walmart employee's Islamophobic rant against customer has resurfaced and it's disturbing

    The woman is no longer an employee of Walmart.

  • Vatican temporarily suspends Indian bishop accused of raping nun

    The Vatican has accepted a request from a bishop in India to be temporarily relieved of his pastoral duties as police questioned him for a second day over accusations that he raped a nun. In a letter posted on the website of Catholic Bishops’ Conference of India, its president Cardinal Oswald Gracias said Pope Francis had received the bishop's request to be temporarily relieved of his pastoral responsibilities. The Vatican had accepted the request, the letter said.

  • Government delayed scrapping potentially unsafe nuclear submarines in bid to cut costs, MPs told

    The government has delayed scrapping potentially unsafe nuclear submarines because of concerns over costs, a new report from an influential committee of MPs has revealed. 20 disused submarines are currently awaiting disposal, according to the Ministry of Defence (MoD), including nine that still contain nuclear fuel. The delays were exposed in a report by the House of Commons Public Accounts Committee, which demanded that ministers stop delaying the disposal of disused submarines.

  • Michelle Obama strikes a pose in her bathrobe in Instagram pic

    The former FLOTUS shows off her humor while rocking a bathrobe in this social media post.