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Democrats conclude their case: Trump’s team up next

Donald Trump's lawyer prepared to deliver his first full-throated defense Saturday in the Senate's historic impeachment trial, after Democrats spent three days making their...
Children

Mexican children take up arms in fight against drug gangs

With baseball caps and scarves covering their faces, only their serious eyes are visible as a dozen children stand to attention, rifles by their...
Trump

Ready, set, go! President Trump’s impeachment starts in the US Senate

President Donald Trump's historic impeachment trial begins in earnest Tuesday in the Senate, with Democrats calling for his removal from office and Republicans determined...
missile

Canadian PM Trudeau confirms Iranian missile hit Ukraine airliner

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Thursday multiple intelligence sources indicate that Iran shot down a Ukrainian airliner after it took off from Tehran, killing...
Iran

Iran attacks American Base: Will Trump respond?

In a latest development, Iran, after midnight, has fired more than a dozen rockets at two Iraqi military bases hosting US troops. The attack...
crisis

Argentina’s economic crisis: graves and funerals unaffordable

No one can escape Argentina's biggest economic crisis in almost two decades -- not even the dead. The cost of buying, renting and maintaining...
Chile

Chile’s President Condemns Police Violence Against Protestors

President Sebastian Pinera condemned on Sunday for the first time what he called abuses committed by police in dealing with four weeks of violent...
China

How Much Longer Can Trump Justify the Trade War With China?

President Donald Trump on Tuesday took credit for an American economic renaissance but was greeted by another salvo from US industries that blame his...
Chile

Chile president announces social measures to stem street violence

Chilean President Sebastian Pinera announced a package of social measures Tuesday aimed at stemming days of protests over economic inequality that have swept the...
China's

Should America be afraid of China’s J-10 Fighter?

News Desk | While observers focus their attention on China's new J-20 stealth fighter, the Chinese air force steadily is improving and building more copies of...
ISIS

US offers $5 million for information on ISIS leaders

Anadolu | The U.S. State Department announced Wednesday it is offering rewards of up to $5 million for information leading to the capture of three...
Iran

Loyalty Test for ‘British Trump’: Boris must Choose EU or US?

AFP | Iran's seizure and continued detention of a UK-flagged tanker deals Boris Johnson an immediate loyalty test: Britain's new prime minister may have to...
Trump

Trump goes to lengths to protect Crown Prince Salman; Praises him in G20

AFP | US President Donald Trump praised Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman on Saturday, saying he was doing a "spectacular job", despite international...
graduates

66% of US college graduates regret their education, study finds

RT| Nearly two thirds of US college graduates have serious regrets about their education, with many resentful of taking on huge student loan burdens or...
Religious

Canada passes controversial religious ban

RT | Lawmakers in the Canadian province of Quebec have adopted a law banning public service employees from wearing religious symbols. Critics and advocates both...
Indigenous peoples

Indigenous peoples, ‘guardians of Nature’, under siege

AFP | From Amazon rainforests to the Arctic Circle, indigenous peoples are leveraging ancestral knowhow to protect habitats that have sustained them for hundreds and...
Venezuela

Maduro exhorts Venezuela military to fight ‘any coup plotter’

AFP | Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro on Thursday called on the armed forces to oppose "any coup plotter" after a military uprising in support of...
climate change

Alaska’s indigenous people feel the heat of climate change

AFP | The cemetery has already been moved twice, the old school is underwater and the new one is facing the same fate as erosion...

19-year-old sells her virginity to businessman from Abu Dhabi

A 19-year-old model, Giselle, has retailed her virginity for more than £2 million to a businessman from Abu Dhabi. Her motive was that this...

57% of Americans think US should mind its own business on Foreign Policy: US...

Jacob G. Hornberger | One of the burning issues of our time is the role of the U.S. government in foreign affairs: Should the United...
Trump on the wrong side of history

Trump on the wrong side of history

Gen (r) Mirza Aslam Beg | American Secretary of States’ hop-over visit’ to Pakistan, on his way to India, was a crude diplomatic gesture of brow-beating...

Kidnapped Canadian says child killed, wife raped in Afghanistan

A U.S-Canadian couple and their three children freed from captivity in Pakistan return to Canada, where the husband Joshua Boyle said one of his...

US warfare state & Las Vegas massacre 

Jacob G Hornberger | When it comes to the massacre in Las Vegas, I am on the same page as John Whitehead, the president of...

Will Jagmeet Singh be Canada’s next Prime Minister?

News Desk | While the other half of the West is brimming with white supremacists sentiments, Jagmeet Singh, 38, a Sikh, was voted as the...

What is behind Donald Trump’s UN General Assembly speech?

Haneul Na’avi | US president Donald Trump’s intimidating, hawkish UN General Assembly speech was, at best, an unflinching reaffirmation to US jingoism, despite his election...

South Korea should give U.S. troops the boot- Part II

Jacob G. Hornberger | Last April, I wrote an article entitled “South Korea Should Give U.S. Troops the Boot,” in which I argued that if...

Bring the troops home from Korea

Jacob G. Hornberger | There is one good solution to the Korean crisis, one that the mainstream press commentators simply will not confront. It’s not...

The illegality of Trump’s ‘Afghanistan war’

Jacob G. Hornberger | When President Trump attributed his flip-flop on Afghanistan to his team of military generals, who informed him that a withdrawal from...

Dear all, Trump does not control the tides!

Kristin Ryan | Over the past week, I've seen the hate for Donald Trump reach a new level, the level of insanity. The level I'm...

American ‘DO MORE’ policy exposed

Engr. Bilal Awaisi |  The intervention of the United States of America (USA) in South Asia dates back to cold war era, the era in...

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Universe brought me to Pakistan & Pakistanis guided me to Islam: Rosie Gabrielle

Canadian solo traveler, Rosie Gabrielle, embraced Islam following her long stay in Pakistan last year. Gabrielle posted her image in a white gown and...

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