Jihadists celebrate Nice terror attack as ISIS and al-Qaeda call for more violence

Jihadists celebrate Nice terror attack as ISIS and al-Qaeda supporters call for more attacks against France in sickening online propaganda Monitoring group said today’s violence was ‘celebrated massively’ by jihadists Three were killed in Nice in addition to incidents in Avignon and Saudi Arabia They come amid high tensions between French authorities and the Islamic … Read more Jihadists celebrate Nice terror attack as ISIS and al-Qaeda call for more violence

King Juan Carlos’ mistress accuses Spanish royals of launching a ‘smear campaign’ against her

The former mistress of Spain’s King Juan Carlos has accused Queen Sofia and other members of the country’s royal family of launching a ‘smear campaign’ against her following their affair.  Corinna zu Sayn-Wittgenstein, 56, had a relationship with the ex-monarch, 82, between 2004 and 2009 and became caught up in scandal following the revelation that … Read more King Juan Carlos’ mistress accuses Spanish royals of launching a ‘smear campaign’ against her

Juan Carlos I’s ex-mistress compares herself to Wallis Simpson

The ex-mistress of Spain’s scandal hit former King Juan Carlos I has compared herself to Wallis Simpson as she says she was blamed for a man’s downfall.  Corinna zu Sayn-Wittgenstein, 56, who lives in London, had an affair with the 82-year-old royal between 2004 and 2009. Juan Carlos, who is married to Queen Sofia, 81, left his … Read more Juan Carlos I’s ex-mistress compares herself to Wallis Simpson

Juan Carlos I’s ex-mistress compares herself to Wallis Simpson

The ex-mistress of Spain’s scandal hit former King Juan Carlos I has compared herself to Wallis Simpson as she says she was blamed for a man’s downfall.  Corinna zu Sayn-Wittgenstein, 56, who lives in London, had an affair with the 82-year-old royal between 2004 and 2009. Juan Carlos, who is married to Queen Sofia, 81, left his … Read more Juan Carlos I’s ex-mistress compares herself to Wallis Simpson

Oxford University fellow says city’s Centre for Islamic Studies sacked him for being bisexual

Oxford University fellow says city’s Centre for Islamic Studies sacked him for being bisexual because it ‘did not comply with preferences’ of major Saudi backers Dr Kevin Fogg, 37, was dismissed from role at Centre for Islamic Studies in 2018  Argues that his sexual orientation was against preferences of centre’s trustees Dr Fogg will face the … Read more Oxford University fellow says city’s Centre for Islamic Studies sacked him for being bisexual

Oxford University fellow says city’s Centre for Islamic Studies sacked him for being bisexual

Oxford University fellow says city’s Centre for Islamic Studies sacked him for being bisexual because it ‘did not comply with preferences’ of major Saudi backers Dr Kevin Fogg, 37, was dismissed from role at Centre for Islamic Studies in 2018  Argues that his sexual orientation was against preferences of centre’s trustees Dr Fogg will face the … Read more Oxford University fellow says city’s Centre for Islamic Studies sacked him for being bisexual

Dust from the Sahara is being blown onto the Himalayas and is speeding up snow cap melt

Dust from some of the world’s largest deserts is contributing to the rapid melt of the Himalayan snow caps, scientists have found.  The particles reach the peaks after travelling thousands of miles from the Indian Thar Desert, the plains of Saudi Arabia and the Sahara Desert.  After being carried around the world on vast air … Read more Dust from the Sahara is being blown onto the Himalayas and is speeding up snow cap melt

Umrah pilgrims finally return to Mecca as Saudis lift coronavirus shutdown

Worshippers have returned to Mecca after Saudi authorities partially resumed the year-round umrah pilgrimage after seven-month coronavirus hiatus.  Millions of Muslims from around the world usually descend on Saudi Arabia for the umrah and haj Islamic pilgrimages. The two share common rites, but the haj, held once a year, is the main lengthier ritual that is … Read more Umrah pilgrims finally return to Mecca as Saudis lift coronavirus shutdown

Ex-mistress of Spain’s scandal-hit former king Juan Carlos admits she avoided his children

The ex-mistress of Spain’s scandal hit former King Juan Carlos I has opened up about their tumultuous relationship and admitted she avoided his children because meeting them made her ‘uncomfortable’.  Corinna zu Sayn-Wittgenstein, 56, who lives in London, had an affair with the 82-year-old royal between 2004 and 2009.  Juan Carlos, who is married to … Read more Ex-mistress of Spain’s scandal-hit former king Juan Carlos admits she avoided his children

How Saudi Arabia’s crown prince won over Donald Trump

Saudi Arabia’s ambitious young crown prince won over Donald Trump by flattering his ego, savaging Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton and making Jared Kushner feel important, a new book reveals. Mohammed bin Salman welcomed Trump’s election victory in 2016 because the new president hated Obama’s deal with Iran and seemed to care little about human … Read more How Saudi Arabia’s crown prince won over Donald Trump