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...

Published on Dec 17 2015 // Featured, Slideshow, World News
Teen arrested for punching Spanish PM in face
Madrid: Spain’s Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy suffered a scare on Wednesday when a 17-year-old youth punched him in the face during a campaign appearance in his northwestern fiefdom of Galicia, breaking his glasses. A source in his ruling conservative Popular Party, who refused to be named, said...

Published on Aug 16 2015 // Featured, World News
An Indonesian plane flight with 54 people on board has lost contact with air traffic control in Papua province today, Indonesia’s National Search and Rescue Agency said on Twitter. The Trigana Air Service flight left Sentani Airport in Jayapura and was headed to Oksibil, the CNN reports. An air...

Published on Aug 11 2015 // Featured, Science And Technology, World News
Google is dead. Long live Alphabet
‘Slimmed down’ Google will be largest subsidiary of parent company, whose structure is said to be similar to that of Warren Buffet’s Berkshire Hathaway The tech company announced on Monday that it would rebrand itself as Alphabet – a new holding company whose largest wholly owned subsidiary...

Published on Aug 02 2015 // Featured, Slideshow, World News
Boeing 777 debris found in Indian Ocean, Malaysia says
Malaysia said on Sunday that airplane debris that washed up on the Indian Ocean island of Reunion has been identified as being from a Boeing 777, the same model as a Malaysian Airlines plane which vanished last year. Experts hope the 2-2.5 meter (6.5-8 feet) wing surface, known as a flaperon, and a fragment...