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British Parliament votes on hard Brexit

The British Parliament on Tuesday night experienced a kind of shock treatment when the majority Members of Parliament (MPs) outvoted Prime Minister Theresa May’s new divorce deal snapped up with European authorities. Britain has entered a cycle of political turbulence and within days crucial decisions must be made about the country’s future within…

France invited Egypt to participate in forthcoming G-7 Summit

A telephone call took place between French President Emmanuel Macron and Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi on Saturday. During the call, the French President welcomed his Egyptian counterpart to attend the forthcoming G-7 summit which…

France and Iran resumed diplomatic ties

After a year of frosty relations, France and Iran decided to re-establish ties by exchanging ambassadors. The French Ambassador was called in for consultations during 2018 upon the detainment of four citizens of Iranian origins, suspected…

Do tornadoes always move from west to east?

A good rule of thumb when learning about tornadoes: There's no such thing as always. Sure, some rules aren't easily broken; lying low in an interior room bathroom tub, for instance, is going to be a lot safer than riding out a tornado in a…

5 things you didn’t know about autopsies

To hear the alleged witnesses tell it, Peter Howseley had been fatally assaulted. The year was 1690 and Howseley was a Londoner who perished under contentious circumstances.