Trump Rescinds Obama-Era Ocean Protections

Posted In: News Date:Jun 22nd, 2018

President Donald Trump rescinded an executive order by former President Barack Obama which established the first national ocean policy which protected coastal waters and the Great Lakes this week, ...

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Erdogan's gamble on snap elections in Turkey could backfire

Posted In: News Date:Jun 22nd, 2018

At a campaign rally in Istanbul, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan plays an animation on a huge screen to thousands of supporters, touting plans for an opera house on Taksim Square.

He paces b ...

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Salman Khan thanks fans on 'Race 3' success

Posted In: News Date:Jun 22nd, 2018

The Bhaijaan of Bollywood Salman Khan is basking in the success of his recently released film Race 3. The film which has made over Rs 100 crore in its opening weekend, has received a bundle of mixe ...

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Anushka Sharma drops Virat Kohli at airport, Bollywood contingent leaves for IIFA 2018

Posted In: News Date:Jun 22nd, 2018

From the look of it, all of Bollywood is headed out of India, while some were travelling to Bangkok for IIFA 2018, others were set for Salman Khan’ Dabangg tour in the US. Karan Johar, Arjun ...

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The UN Kashmir report is an opportunity for Pakistan to take the higher moral ground over India

Posted In: News Date:Jun 22nd, 2018

While detailing significant abuses in Indian-held Kashmir — from sexual violence, excessive use of force, torture and enforced disappearances to name a few — the UN report has also brou ...

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Trudeau fined $100 for not disclosing gift of sunglasses from P.E.I. premier

Posted In: News Date:Jun 22nd, 2018

Parliament's ethics watchdog has slapped Prime Minister Justin Trudeau with a fine for breaking the Conflict of Interest Act over a pair of sunglasses.

Trudeau paid $100 for failing to decl ...

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Taliban kill 16 Afghan soldiers, kidnap engineers after ceasefire ends

Posted In: News Date:Jun 22nd, 2018

Taliban militants killed at least 16 Afghan police and two civilians in western Badghis province after their three-day ceasefire for the Eidul Fitr holiday ended at the weekend, officials said on F ...

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European leaders to attend emergency 'mini-summit' on migration

Posted In: News Date:Jun 21st, 2018

The European commission president, Jean-Claude Juncker, is convening an informal “mini-summit” on migration and asylum this Sunday that could determine the future of Germany’s coa ...

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Trump Will Stop Prosecuting Parents At The Border Though Damage From Policy May Linger

Posted In: News Date:Jun 21st, 2018

After President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Wednesday which ended the practice of separating families apprehended at the Mexico border which Democrats, Republicans, and international ...

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Shaheed Benazir’s 65th birth anniversary celebrated

Posted In: News Date:Jun 21st, 2018

BAHAWALPUR: Former prime minister of Pakistan Benazir Bhutto’s 64th birth anniversary was celebrated with fervour here on Thursday.

In this connection, a ceremony was organised at the ...

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Deepika Padukone, Ranveer Singh to tie the knot on November 10: report

Posted In: News Date:Jun 21st, 2018

Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh will tie the knot on November 10, according to a recent report.

Reports have been doing rounds for months now regarding the couple’s wedding dates a ...

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Bill to expunge gay-sex criminal records takes effect in Canada today

Posted In: News Date:Jun 21st, 2018

Legislation that will make it easy to tear up the criminal records of Canadians convicted of homosexual acts is now law.

Bill C-66 allows Canadians, or family members of Canadians who have ...

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New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern gives birth to baby girl

Posted In: News Date:Jun 21st, 2018

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern gave birth to her first child, a girl, on Thursday, Ardern said in a posting on Instagram.

Ardern, 37, became New Zealand's youngest prime minister ...

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China has an Iran oil lever over Trump, and it's all playing out at OPEC meeting

Posted In: News Date:Jun 21st, 2018

The U.S. trade dispute with China, in a roundabout way, could determine how successful the U.S. will be in sanctioning Iran's oil this time around — and that uncertainty is also playing out a ...

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At least 60 dead after migrant boat sinks in Mediterranean sea

Posted In: News Date:Jun 20th, 2018

At least 60 migrants died in the Mediterranean sea when their rubber dinghy sank last week, according to survivor testimonies gathered by a rights group in Sicily.

The Diciotti, an Italian ...

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