Daily Archives: August 13, 2016

Canada welcomes UN Security Council decision to strengthen UN Mission in South Sudan

August 13, 2016 – Ottawa, Ontario – Global Affairs Canada

The Honourable Stéphane Dion, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today issued the following statement:

“Canada welcomes the United Nations Security Council decision to strengthen the United …

Drug smuggler Michaella McCollum returns to Ireland

Convicted drug smuggler Michaella McCollum has returned to Ireland.

The Co Tyrone woman was released from jail in Peru in April.

McCollum was convicted of trying to smuggle cocaine with a street value of almost …

Emergency services scrambled to cliffs in South Shields

Emergency services are on scene at the cliffs in South Shields.

Police are currently at the cliffs, near to the Marsden Grotto pub, along with the fire service, ambulance and coastguard.

Further details of the …

Teenage girl tragically dies after falling from cliffs in South Shields

A 17-year-old girl has tragically died after falling from cliffs in South Shields today.

Police were scrambled to Marsden cliffs after concern was raised for the safety of the teenage girl.

Officers attended the scene, …

Labour leadership hopeful Owen Smith makes his pitch to…

A future Labour Government would seek to nationalise broadband and build up to 300,000 new homes a year, a leadership hopeful has revealed, as he sets out a vision to make the South West the …