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Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Whipping up His Majesty’s favourites

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia's constitutional monarchy has ensured stability which brings confidence to the country, says Communications and Multimedia Minister Datuk Seri Salleh Said Keruak. In a posting ...

Lawyer for Philippines hit-man files complaint against Duterte at ICC

MANILA- The lawyer of self-confessed hitman Edgar Matobato on Monday filed a complaint against President Rodrigo Duterte and his senior officials before the International Criminal Court (ICC) at The ...

Armed Civilian Bands in Venezuela Prop Up Unpopular President

Venezuelan opposition leader Henrique Capriles speaks to supporters and reporters during a meeting in Caracas, Venezuela, Friday, April, 7, 2017. Capriles announced that he has been banned from runni...

Houthi missiles hit Saudi Army troops at southern border-crossing in Yemen

It has been nearly two years and the Saudi led intervention in Yemen against a Houthi rebellion has claimed the lives of over 4,000 civilians. Missiles fired from waves of jets have reduced Yemeni to...

Extra bank holidays mean little to today’s insecure workforce –​ ​but they should

PETER MANDELSON has demanded Labour offer voters a “clear choice” on Brexit when the party launches its full manifesto. By Joe Barnes. PUBLISHED: PUBLISHED: 22:42, Mon, Apr 24, 2017 ... Express.co.uk...

How to Renegotiate NAFTA

One of Donald Trump's biggest concerns seems to be international trade, particularly the free trade deal that was negotiated between the United States, Canada and Mexico back in 1994. Here's what he ...

USS Michigan nuclear sub heads to South Korea

In this April 15, 2017, photo, missiles are paraded across Kim Il Sung Square during a military parade to celebrate the 105th birth anniversary of Kim Il Sung in Pyongyang, North Korea. Fresh off an ...

Sweet taste of freedom – Donald Tsang out on $100000 bail

The convicted former Hong Kong chief executive, Donald Tsang Yam-kuen, 72, (pictured), appeared at the High Court today to apply for bail pending his appeal. His wife, Selina Tsang Pou Siu-mei, told ...

UK welcomes U.S. sanctions on those said linked to Syrian chemical weapons

First, the United States responded to Syria's chemical weapons attack in Khan Sheikhoun on April 6 with missiles. Now, it is responding with sanctions. On Monday, the U.S. Treasury announced one of t...

Elite university could close

Earlier this month every Hungarian household received a white envelope containing a questionnaire that the government says is part of a national consultation process. There were six loaded questions,...

Trump May Mark 100 Days By Shutting Down the Government

U.S. President Donald Trump tried to press Democrats on Monday to include funds for his controversial border wall with Mexico in spending legislation as lawmakers worked to avoid a looming shutdown o...

Turkish Referendum Postmortem: More Power To Erdoğan, But With Cracks In His Armour

The EU should explore new arrangements with Turkey as Ankara's stalled bid to join is thrown further into question after a referendum gave President Recep Tayyip Erdogan sweeping new powers, Brussels...

IRF head Zakir Naik could be holed up in Malaysia, was spotted at award function last week...

APRIL 23 — The Hindu Rights Action Force (Hindraf) has very few victories to speak of. So, it must have been particularly vindicating for them when Deputy Prime Minister Ahmad Zahid Hamidi finally le...

Iraq says Islamic State has lost most of the land it seized

Islamic State fighters launched a chemical attack against advancing Iraqi security forces in the besieged city of Mosul, injuring a number of local troops amid heavy fighting, the senior USA ground c...

Trump’s bluster doing nothing to neutralize North Korea’s nuclear ambitions

BEIJING (AP) — Chinese state media say President Xi Jinping has called for restraint when dealing with North Korea during a telephone call with President Donald Trump. The official broadcaster CCTV q...

Monday briefing: Macron and Le Pen make history

SYDNEY (REUTERS) - The euro briefly vaulted to five-month peaks on Monday (April 24) after the market's favoured candidate won through the first round of the French election, reducing the risk of a B...

Whipping up His Majesty’s favourites

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia's constitutional monarchy has ensured stability which brings confidence to the country, says Communications and Multimedia Minister Datuk Seri Salleh Said Keruak. In a posting ...

Trump seeks symbolic win this week as 100-day milestone nears

The White House urged lawmakers Sunday to make progress this week on a high-profile issue like healthcare or tax reform -- or at least to avoid the disruption and embarrassment of a federal governmen...

Blair asks Labour voters to switch to other parties in June vote

The party's millions of activists were wasted in 2015. This time, with the right strategy, we foot soldiers — pro-Corbyn or not — can have a real impact. By Ellie Mae O'Hagan. Published: 18:47 April ...

North Korea detains third U.S. citizen amid soaring tensions

North Korea has detained a U.S. Citizen bring the total number of Americans being held to three. John Bacon, USA TODAY , KCEN 4:16 PM. PDT April 23, 2017. This April 15, 2017 picture released from No...