World News

Government officially introduces legislation to legalize and regulate cannabis

Trudeau has repeatedly said, as he did in Parliament this week, that it is easier for a teenager to buy a marijuana cigarette than a bottle of beer, "and that is not right". will be the next to do so....

by · World News

Hundreds protest downtown in Tax March

Over 25 people also gathered at the Norfolk Federal Building for a Tax March this afternoon. Protesters also called out Congressman Scott Taylor for not following through on what his constituents wa...

by · World News
Trump was 'eating chocolate cake' when United States bombed Syria

Trump was 'eating chocolate cake' when United States bombed Syria

Earlier this week, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson gave Russian Federation a stern warning about its continued support of the Assad regime and confidently stated the end of his reign in the near futu...

by · World News

Led coalition airstrike kills 18 Syrian allies

Tuesday's strike was requested by coalition allies who were on the ground near Tabqah, the US Central Command, which oversees combat operations in the Middle East, said in a statement . Its closest p...

by · World News

Another Georgia Cop Fired For Punching Man In Face During Traffic Stop

Gwinnett County police said in an emailed statement Thursday, April 13, 2017, that Bongiovanni was sacked after a new video surfaced showing him hitting a man in the face. That's when the officer or...

by · World News
Kulbhushan Jadhav case: India retaliates by ending bilateral talks

Kulbhushan Jadhav case: India retaliates by ending bilateral talks

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday said the Centre would leave no stones unturned to retrieve alleged Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav even as Pakistan has prepared a new dossier to be submitted a...

by · World News
'Boss Baby,' 'Beauty' outshine 'Smurfs 3' at box office

'Boss Baby,' 'Beauty' outshine 'Smurfs 3' at box office

The latest Smurfs movie lost out at the USA box office at the weekend, only managing to debut in third place. Featuring the voices of Demi Lovato and Joe Manganiello, the movie reportedly cost $60...

by · World News
United States officially declines to label China as currency manipulator

United States officially declines to label China as currency manipulator

The U.S. Treasury Department sharply criticized China's exchange-rate policy on Friday, though it stopped short of labeling the Asian trade giant a currency manipulator. China was labeled a currency m...

by · World News

Trump signs law letting states block funds to Planned Parenthood

The measure narrowly cleared the Senate in late March after Sen. Last month Vice President Mike Pence delivered the tie-breaking Senate vote to send the bill to Trump after two Republican senators...

by · World News
Rival S.African parties unite at anti-Zuma protest

Rival S.African parties unite at anti-Zuma protest

Former South African President Thabo Mbeki has called on ANC MPs to vote in the interest of the people instead of serving their party interests as the country's parliament prepares to debate on a moti...

by · World News

Gov Hutchinson releases statement on federal ruling that blocks scheduled executions

Three years ago in Oklahoma, an attempt to execute two inmates on the same April day was thwarted after the first prisoner writhed and moaned on the gurney in a lethal injection the corrections chief ...

by · World News

North Korea 'ready for nuclear attack' amid show of force

Goose-stepping soldiers and marching bands filled the square, next to the Taedonggang River that flows through Pyongyang . Considering that China Air operated the flights that senior Chinese official...

by · World News

At least 100 dead in blast targeting evacuation convoy stranded near Aleppo

A rebel official said at least 30 of his fighters guarding evacuees died in the blast. Salloum Salloum, a lawmaker speaking on the pro-government al-Ikhbariya TV channel, said efforts were underway ...

by · World News

Egypt Attacked Twice on Palm Sunday

The Palm Sunday attacks were carried out by suicide bombers and led to the death 45 people and injury of more than 140 others. A general views shows the Monastery of Marmina in the city of Borg El-A...

by · World News

Kim Jong Un, North Koreans celebrate birthday of country's founder

In his annual New Year's address, Kim said that North Korea's preparations for an ICBM launch have "reached the final stage". Both Pence and President Donald Trump have been notified. "If the United...

by · World News
New Zealand evacuates people ahead of Cyclone Cook

New Zealand evacuates people ahead of Cyclone Cook

Fire crews freeing the pair. The storm also caused power disruptions to hundreds of homes in Whakatane and Tauranga. New Zealand weather officials have said that the cyclone will be the worst to...

by · World News

Death toll in Syria bombing reaches 43

According to Reuters, evacuees from Madaya and Zabadani, who being held at another evacuation point in another area of Aleppo's outskirts, feared they would be targeted in a revenge attack . He said ...

by · World News

Protests in South Africa against ZUMA

Cape Town has always been controlled by the DA. Around thirty thousand from all walks of life were reported to have assembled outside the Union buildings in Pretoria, many holding banners and placar...

by · World News

Boris Johnson and French foreign minister urge 'no impunity' over Syria attack

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov also accused the US of trying to incite further violence in the region instead of finding a peaceful solution. Syria's President Bashar al-Assad said a suspect...

by · World News
World Food Program 'horrified' as South Sudan workers killed

World Food Program 'horrified' as South Sudan workers killed

It does not give any details about the attackers. The NDM called upon the worldwide community to hold the government of South Sudan accountable for the killing of innocent civilians in Wau town and ...

by · World News
Pep Guardiola impressed with Sergio Aguero's response to losing his place

Pep Guardiola impressed with Sergio Aguero's response to losing his place

With Manchester City the only of those challenging for the remaining top four spots to have a game on Saturday it was down to the Citizens to pile the pressure on those around them and, albeit after...

by · World News

No ANC MP will vote with opposition against Zuma: Mantashe

Organisers kept supporters‚ who they provided with food and cooldrinks‚ singing and dancing to gospel music and popular DJs. S&P said it made the decision in light with the cabinet reshuffle effecte...

by · World News

British woman stabbed to death in Jerusalem

He added that Tamimi had attempted suicide earlier this year and was convicted of an indecent assault on his daughter in 2011. The British embassy told the Guardian that it was in touch with loc...

by · World News

North Korea attempts but fails to launch missile: South Korea

An unidentified rocket is displayed during a military parade marking the 105th anniversary of the birth of late North Korean leader Kim Il-Sung in Pyongyang on April 15, 2017. "Though analysts questio...

by · World News
Arkansas 8 Inmate Execution Plan Halted By Federal Judge

Arkansas 8 Inmate Execution Plan Halted By Federal Judge

The death row inmates range in age from 38 to 60 and include one who came within six hours of execution in 2010 before a state supreme court halted it as a prelude to examining the law on capital puni...

by · World News

Toyota announces $1.33 billion investment in US Kentucky factory

Part of the $1.33 billion investment will go toward upgrading the equipment at Kentucky plant as well as toward constructing a brand-new paint shop. This vehicle development and production technology ...

by · World News
Ex-Trump aide Carter Page: 'Of course' I wasn't a foreign agent

Ex-Trump aide Carter Page: 'Of course' I wasn't a foreign agent

The intelligence community has already concluded that Russian Federation did meddle in the US election. The White House will doubtless do so even more vigorously after news that investigators strongly...

by · World News
Trump threatens to stop crucial Obamacare payments to insurers

Trump threatens to stop crucial Obamacare payments to insurers

Administration officials have suggested that they will move deliberately on tax reform and care more about getting tax reform right than meeting a deadline. White House aides told The Associated Pr...

by · World News

Russia vetoes UN plan to condemn Syria chemical attack

He said the visit - the first to Moscow by a senior Trump administration official - offered an opportunity to clarify the chances of cooperation "above all on the formation of a broad anti-terrorist f...

by · World News

Pak gives RAW wound, arrests 3 Indian 'spies'

A day after Pakistan's military court pronounced a death sentence to former Indian Navy officer Kulbushan S Jadhav, India warned the neighbor country of consequences to bilateral ties if they proceed ...

by · World News