Published on Nov 08 2017 // Featured, Slideshow, World News
Delhi: The most polluted city in the world
Indian capital city New Delhi continues to remain enveloped Wednesday morning for the second straight day and air quality index (AQI) remained severe. At 6 a.m. local time, Delhi’s AQI read 480, while in the outskirts of Delhi, known as the national capital region (NCR), it stood at 445. AQI reading...

Published on Nov 08 2017 // Featured, Slideshow, World News
By Douglas H. Paal A year after his election, US President Donald Trump is making his first official visit to Asia. The 12-day tour of five countries – Trump’s longest foreign trip so far – will, according to official briefings, focus on easing doubts about the reliability of the United States...

Published on Aug 19 2017 // bignews, Featured, Slideshow, World News
Huge rally in Boston a week after Charlottesville attack
BOSTON (AP) — Thousands of demonstrators chanting anti-Nazi slogans converged Saturday on downtown Boston, dwarfing a small group of conservatives who cut short their “free speech rally” in a boisterous repudiation of white nationalism a week after racially tinged bloodshed in Virginia. An estimated...

Published on Aug 05 2017 // Featured, World News
The Facts and China’s Position Concerning the Indian Border Troops’ Crossing of the China-India Boundary in the Sikkim Sector into the Chinese Territory 1. The Dong Lang area (Doklam) is located in Yadong county of the Tibet Autonomous Region of China. It borders India’s Sikkim state on the west...

Published on Jun 12 2017 // Featured, Slideshow, World News
No travel ban for Muslims in US
A US appeals court has upheld a decision blocking President Trump’s revised “travel ban” on people from six mainly Muslim nations. A lower court had issued the injunction on the grounds that the ban was discriminatory after a challenge by the state of Hawaii. The 90-day ban was to apply...

Published on Apr 15 2017 // Featured, Slideshow, World News
North Korea ‘ready for nuclear attack’
North Korea has warned the US not to take provocative action in the region, saying it is “ready to hit back with nuclear attacks”. The comments came as North Korea marked the 105th anniversary of the birth of its founding president, Kim Il-sung. A huge parade in Pyongyang was held amid speculation...

Published on Feb 01 2017 // Featured, Slideshow, World News
Public pulse on Trump’s travel ban
The Americans have divided for and against the travel ban executive by newly-elected President Donald Trump. A section of Americans say that Trump’s travel ban is well within the Constitution: First, the immigration law delegates to the President extensive powers to exclude people who he thinks...

Published on Jan 12 2016 // Featured, World News
Media tycoon Rupert Murdoch to get marry to actress-model Jerry Hall
Media mogul Rupert Murdoch and actress-model Jerry hall announced their engagement in the Times newspaper, which is owned by Mr Murdoch’s News Corporation company. Australian-born American business Mr Murdoch split up with his third wife Wendi Deng in 2013. The recent move will be the fourth marriage...