Mandela’s release 30 years ago birthed a new South Africa

Posted In: News Date:Feb 11th, 2020

CAPE TOWN, South Africa (AP) — Thirty years ago, Nelson Mandela was released from 27 years of imprisonment by South Africa’s apartheid regime and instantly galvanized the country, and t ...

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Hundreds rally in Metro Vancouver and Victoria in solidarity with Wet'suwet'en

Posted In: News Date:Feb 11th, 2020

Hours after police arrested dozens of protesters for blockading port entrances in Vancouver and Delta, B.C., marches were held in Vancouver and Victoria in support of the Wet'suwet'en First Nation ...

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Canada ready to help China contain coronavirus if it asks: PM

Posted In: News Date:Feb 10th, 2020

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canada is standing by to assist China if it asks for more help to contain the novel coronavirus outbreak which originated there.

Trudeau said Sunday that ...

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FM says India destroyed occupied Kashmir's economy with unilateral Aug 5 move

Posted In: News Date:Feb 10th, 2020

KARACHI: India's move to revoke Articles 370 and 35A of its Constitution on August 5, 2019, rescinding occupied Kashmir's special status, destroyed its economy, Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Quresh ...

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The first Pakistan International Screen Awards held in UAE

Posted In: News Date:Feb 10th, 2020

Amidst a plethora of award functions that keep happening every year all over the world, that honour and recognise Pakistani stars, another one took place on Friday.
It was called the Pakistan ...

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Theresa May, Ivanka Trump to headline Global Women’s Forum Dubai 2020

Posted In: News Date:Feb 10th, 2020

Former UK Prime Minister Theresa May and Advisor to the US President Ivanka Trump are among the big names who will be speaking at the Global Women’s Forum Dubai later this month.

Over ...

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At least 30 killed by Boko Haram militants in NE Nigeria: official

Posted In: News Date:Feb 10th, 2020

ABUJA, Feb. 10 (Xinhua) -- At least 30 people were killed in an attack by Boko Haram militants in a community located in the northeastern Nigerian state of Borno, state governor Babagana Zulum said ...

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Indian state initiates inquiry into birth certificate blunder showing Pakistani address: report

Posted In: News Date:Feb 10th, 2020

AHMEDABAD: The Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) has initiated an inquiry into the issuance of a birth certificate where the address of the parents of a new born who live in the Vatva area of t ...

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Canada's Nick Taylor goes wire-to-wire to win at Pebble Beach

Posted In: News Date:Feb 10th, 2020

Nick Taylor had more trouble with the wind than he did with Phil Mickelson. The Canadian managed both just fine Sunday and won the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am for his second career victory.

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Singer Katy Perry made ambassador of charity working in India, Pakistan

Posted In: News Date:Feb 9th, 2020

LONDON: The Prince of Wales has announced popular American singer and songwriter Katy Perry as an ambassador for the British Asian Trust’s Children’s Protection Fund for South Asia.

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Jennifer Aniston, Angelina Jolie plotting against each other to become friends with Meghan Markle?

Posted In: News Date:Feb 9th, 2020

Meghan Markle has found herself embroiled in a number of controversies and dramas in the past, owing to her Hollywood career and her royal title in the British monarchy.

It seems like now t ...

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Thai gunman among 27 dead in 'unprecedented' mass shooting

Posted In: News Date:Feb 9th, 2020

A Thai soldier who killed at least 26 people before being shot dead in a mall by commandos went on the rampage because of a debt dispute, the kingdom's premier said on Sunday, offering the first of ...

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Facebook’s Twitter and Instagram accounts were hacked

Posted In: News Date:Feb 9th, 2020

OurMine, a hacking group that claims to offer social media users security, hacked Facebook’s Twitter and Instagram accounts, as well as Messenger’s accounts, on Friday. On its website, ...

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U.S. politics may be in a state at the moment - but Canadians can't afford to be smug about it

Posted In: News Date:Feb 9th, 2020

On any given day, it can be difficult to feel good about Canadian democracy — particularly if the day includes a session of question period, Parliament's regularly staged (but poorly acted) e ...

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No cricket with India until it frees held Kashmir: Pakistani Minister

Posted In: News Date:Feb 9th, 2020

RAWALPINDI: Any bilateral cricket match between Pakistan and India cannot be played until India "frees the people of occupied Kashmir," said Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Information and B ...

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