Huawei CFO Sues Canada for Alleged Wrongful Detention

The suit alleges that as officers of the peace, the border officials should have immediately presented Meng with the provisional arrest warrant instead of detaining, searching and interrogating her under the guise of a customs or immigration exam. More..

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Meadows, Tlaib hug after dispute over race in Cohen hearing
by | Sunday, March 03, 2019

Meadows, Tlaib hug after dispute over race in Cohen hearing

A day after leading House Republicans in a contentious cross-examination of President Donald Trump's former attorney, Michael Cohen , Rep . Jim Jordan is asking the U.S. It was the latest step in Cohen's ev...More..

India demands Pakistan release pilot as Kashmir crisis intensifies
by | Sunday, March 03, 2019

India demands Pakistan release pilot as Kashmir crisis intensifies

The militant group Jaish-e-Mohammed, which is based in Pakistan, claimed responsibility for the attack, which was carried out by a suicide bomber from Indian Kashmir. "I wanted to take you into confidence regar...More..

Pakistan tensions cool as eight die
by | Sunday, March 03, 2019

Pakistan tensions cool as eight die

Meanwhile, Indian officials say Pakistani fighter jets had violated airspace over Indian-controlled Kashmir but were forced back. AMRAAM missiles allow a fighter pilot to target an enemy aircraft that i...More..

Tensions escalate after Pakistan violates Indian airspace
by | Sunday, March 03, 2019

Tensions escalate after Pakistan violates Indian airspace

He appeared in good health as he was questioned about his hometown, his aircraft and his mission. "As a result both the Indian planes were shot down and the wreckage of one fell on our side while the wreckage o...More..

Pakistan to release captured Indian pilot in 'peace gesture'
by | Sunday, March 03, 2019

Pakistan to release captured Indian pilot in 'peace gesture'

Pakistani TV footage showed Wing Commander Abhinandan walking across the border near the town of Wagah just before 9 p.m. local time (1600 GMT). Since tensions escalated following the February 14 suicide att...More..

Important Takeaways from Cohen Testimony Amidst the Theater
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

Important Takeaways from Cohen Testimony Amidst the Theater

He told reporters that his panel was poring over the transcript and anyone mentioned multiple times had a chance of hearing from them. Cohen gave an explosive testimony before the House committee on Wednesd...More..

With Four Weeks to Go, There's Calm Within the Brexit Storm
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

With Four Weeks to Go, There's Calm Within the Brexit Storm

On Tuesday, May gave Parliament a greater say over Brexit to forestall a rebellion by pro-EU members of her government, who threatened to quit and vote with the opposition in order to rule out a disruptive "n...More..

Wallace: Trump Made 'Completely Unforced Error' With Remark About Otto Warmbier
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

Wallace: Trump Made 'Completely Unforced Error' With Remark About Otto Warmbier

China, which is North Korea's primary trade partner and traditional political ally, has in recent years accepted the adoption of tough sanctions against Pyongyang by the UNSC in order to pressurize the regime i...More..

Muhammadu Buhari re-elected as president of Nigeria
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

Muhammadu Buhari re-elected as president of Nigeria

IN WHAT appeared to be one of the most contentious political race since Nigeria's return to civil rule, a victor has emerged in the 2019 presidential election; he is Muhammadu Buhari, the candidate of the All...More..

Senior BJP leader admits Modis aggression against Pakistan will help win seats
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

Senior BJP leader admits Modis aggression against Pakistan will help win seats

He was interacting with about one crore BJP workers in 15,000 locations through what the party said was the "world's largest video conference". Modi, in his e-address, said, "Every citizen in the country ri...More..

Trudeau's former top adviser asks to testify after Wilson-Raybould bombshell
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

Trudeau's former top adviser asks to testify after Wilson-Raybould bombshell

Finance Minister Bill Morneau says his staff acted "absolutely appropriately" on the SNC-Lavalin file, denying any wrongdoing in presenting the economic case for helping the engineering company avoid a crimin...More..

Trump, Kim to have dinner together on Feb 27
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

Trump, Kim to have dinner together on Feb 27

While that first summit ended with a vague statement promising to work "towards complete denuclearisation of the Korean peninsula", they have since disagreed on what that means, and this time Trump in particu...More..

Cohen: President Trump made racist comments about black people while visiting Chicago
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

Cohen: President Trump made racist comments about black people while visiting Chicago

Several Democratic female lawmakers on the panel questioned Meadows bringing Patton to the hearing, but the situation grew intense when Michigan Rep. "How do you reconcile the two of those?" From his company's...More..

Israeli attorney-general plans to charge Netanyahu in corruption cases
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

Israeli attorney-general plans to charge Netanyahu in corruption cases

Charges include bribery and fraud and breach of trust, according to the statement. But the court rejected the request on Thursday afternoon, potentially clearing the way for an announcement from the attorne...More..

Pakistan Releases Video Showing India's Injured Pilot in Its Custody
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

Pakistan Releases Video Showing India's Injured Pilot in Its Custody

The pilot is missing in action. It says the Pakistanis have "no intention of escalation, but are fully prepared to do so if forced into that paradigm". The Pakistani foreign ministry said: "Today, Pakistan Air...More..

Univision says Jorge Ramos is released in Venezuela
by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

Univision says Jorge Ramos is released in Venezuela

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro ordered the arrest of Univision's Jorge Ramos when the television anchor displayed video of children in the failed socialist nation eating from a garbage truck. The Mexic...More..

Indian helicopter crash kills 7, including 6 soldiers, in IoK
by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

Indian helicopter crash kills 7, including 6 soldiers, in IoK

According to initial reports, there were two pilots in the jet, however, their fate is not known. Meanwhile, the foreign ministry in Islamabad said the country's air force was carrying out airstrikes from wit...More..

What the world is saying on rising tensions between India and Pakistan
by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

What the world is saying on rising tensions between India and Pakistan

Pakistan responded by shutting down its civilian airspace as Prime Minister Imran Khan called for negotiations with his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi, to ensure "better sense can prevail". Pakistan is at t...More..

Corbyn in office would renegotiate Brexit and could hold second referendum
by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

Corbyn in office would renegotiate Brexit and could hold second referendum

Eight backbenchers resigned from the party last week in protest over his position on the issue. Jeremy Corbyn confirmed this in his reaction to the results, saying: "We will back a public vote in order to pre...More..

Korean War could be declared over at Hanoi summit: Seoul
by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

Korean War could be declared over at Hanoi summit: Seoul

Kindergarteners dressed in traditional Korean Hanbok were practicing songs meant to welcome Kim. His route will take him across North Korea's northern border, around the Bohai Sea, along China's eastern coast...More..

California man gets $21 million payout for wrongful murder conviction
by | Wednesday, February 27, 2019

California man gets $21 million payout for wrongful murder conviction

When Coley was convicted of the murders , a judge signed an order that permitted the destruction of the crime scene evidence . Vietnam War veteran Mr Coley was jailed for the murder of Rhonda Wicht, 24, and...More..

Nirmala Sitharaman visits fire accident site in Bengaluru
by | Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Nirmala Sitharaman visits fire accident site in Bengaluru

No casualties were reported in the incident which happened around noon in the parking area of the air show. The department had strictly given the violating hospitals two months' time to put fire safety practi...More..

Indian planes bomb Pakistan as Kashmir tensions escalate
by | Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Indian planes bomb Pakistan as Kashmir tensions escalate

It was decided that the revenge would be taken on the 13th day of Pulwama attack to pay "best homage" to the slain CRPF personnel who lost their lives after a bus, part of a 78-vehicle convoy, they were tra...More..

White House issues prospective veto of national emergency block
by | Wednesday, February 27, 2019

White House issues prospective veto of national emergency block

Trump has vowed to veto the measure if it reaches his desk. Trump meanwhile urged members of his party to hold the line, tweeting on Monday: "I hope our great Republican senators don't get led down the path...More..

GOP congressman taunts Michael Cohen ahead of public hearing
by | Wednesday, February 27, 2019

GOP congressman taunts Michael Cohen ahead of public hearing

But most likely, that evidence won't be provided because the congressional testimony is "not a legal hearing", said Napolitano . Sanders added, it's "laughable that anyone would take a convicted liar like Co...More..

Trump is accused of forcibly kissing black campaign staffer
by | Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Trump is accused of forcibly kissing black campaign staffer

Sanders said in a statement: This never happened and is directly contradicted by multiple highly credible eye witness accounts. Bondi, whom Johnson said was a witness, said the opposite. At least 22 women ...More..

Iran's Foreign Minister Zarif Resigns
by | Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Iran's Foreign Minister Zarif Resigns

Zarif thanked Iranians and "respected officials" for their support "in the last 67 months". His announcement online offered only a vague apology along with a drawing of Fatima, the daughter of Prophet Mohamed. ...More..

Riyadh appoints first female U.S. ambassador
by | Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Riyadh appoints first female U.S. ambassador

Power in Saudi Arabia has historically been meticulously distributed between members of the vast ruling family. "The Silk Road initiative and China's strategic orientation are very much in line with the kin...More..

84 dead after drinking bootleg liquor in northeast India
by | Monday, February 25, 2019

84 dead after drinking bootleg liquor in northeast India

Police have arrested 27 people - 19 from Golaghat and eight from Jorhat - till now for involvement in illicit liquor trade. Saikia said among those who died were Dhrupadi Oran, from whose house the tea es...More..