Putin’s officials in ‘secret talks with the West to end Ukraine war’ as ‘panicked’ Moscow elite go ‘behind tyrant’s back

VLADIMIR Putin’s panicked cronies are secretly reaching out to the West to try and bring Russia’s disastrous war in Ukraine to an end, intelligence chiefs have alleged. Russia’s elite are increasingly despairing about the sanctions imposed on the country in the wake of Vlad’s bloody invasion and are trying to negotiate for peace, a senior … Read more

Pompeo: U.S. must act to stop Iranian ‘hit squads’ on American soil

The Biden administration must take seriously the threat from Iranian “hit squads” intent on killing U.S. officials on American soil, former Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said, days after revelations that an Iranian paramilitary tried to carry out an assassination plot against him. In an exclusive interview with The Washington Times over the weekend, Mr. … Read more

Terrified locals flee wildfire in Spain amid European drought

This is the moment terrified locals were forced to flee a raging wildfire in Spain, as bone-dry weather and intense heat combined to trigger two new wildfires at the weekend. People were forced to flee the village of Anon de Moncayo, in Zaragoza province, on Sunday after a fire which began on Saturday and had been … Read more

Biden under pressure to ban Iranian president from upcoming U.N. appearance

President Biden is facing growing calls to ban Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi from entering the U.S. ahead of next month’s United Nations General Assembly, further complicating the administration’s attempts to restart stalled nuclear talks with Tehran. Iranian opposition groups in the U.S. and lawmakers on both sides of the aisle say allowing the hard-line cleric … Read more

I’ve had my tongue surgically split and my eyes tattooed black – I love the pain of getting inked

A BODY modification fanatic with entirely black eyeballs and a split tongue has revealed she’s “addicted” to the pain. Anu Karki, 25, a tattoo artist from Nepal, South Asia, is known online as “emo punk” due to her controversial body modifications including inked eyeballs. 3 Anu Karki with inked eyeballs and a split tongueCredit: Jam … Read more