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22 09, 2019

Trump and Modi to appear together at Houston rally, courting Indian American voters

By | 2019-09-22T13:37:43+00:00 September 22nd, 2019|World|Comments Off on Trump and Modi to appear together at Houston rally, courting Indian American voters

Some 50,000 Indian-Americans are due to pack into a Houston stadium on Sunday for a rally with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, joined by US President Donald Trump, in a rare mass show of support for a foreign leader on US soil.The event gives Modi...

22 09, 2019

Benjamin Netanyahu’s time may be up as Israeli parties meet for coalition talks after deadlocked election

By | 2019-09-22T11:44:53+00:00 September 22nd, 2019|World|Comments Off on Benjamin Netanyahu’s time may be up as Israeli parties meet for coalition talks after deadlocked election

Israel was set for crucial discussions on Sunday on who should try to form the next government as last week’s deadlocked election threatened Benjamin Netanyahu’s long reign as prime minister.President Reuven Rivlin was to hold separate meetings with al...

21 09, 2019

US to send more troops to Saudi Arabia after attacks on oil facilities

By | 2019-09-21T04:35:09+00:00 September 21st, 2019|World|Comments Off on US to send more troops to Saudi Arabia after attacks on oil facilities

The Pentagon on Friday said it will boost US air and missile defences in Saudi Arabia after last week’s surprise attack, allegedly from Iran, on critical oil facilities exposed the kingdom’s vulnerability.The modest response, announced shortly after th...

21 09, 2019

Facebook suspends tens of thousands of apps in probe sparked after Cambridge Analytica scandal

By | 2019-09-21T03:30:10+00:00 September 21st, 2019|World|Comments Off on Facebook suspends tens of thousands of apps in probe sparked after Cambridge Analytica scandal

Facebook said it has suspended “tens of thousands” of apps made by about 400 developers as part of an investigation following the Cambridge Analytica scandal.The announcement came the same day that unsealed legal documents in Massachusetts disclosed th...

20 09, 2019

Antibiotic-resistant superbugs found on farms across the world

By | 2019-09-20T04:02:40+00:00 September 20th, 2019|World|Comments Off on Antibiotic-resistant superbugs found on farms across the world

Hotspots of antibiotic-resistant superbugs are springing up in farms around the world, the direct result of meat overconsumption, with potentially disastrous consequences for human health, a study has found.Areas in northeastern India, northeastern Chi...

20 09, 2019

LA activist and ‘predator’ Ed Buck drugged and violated at least 10 victims, court hears

By | 2019-09-20T03:11:39+00:00 September 20th, 2019|World|Comments Off on LA activist and ‘predator’ Ed Buck drugged and violated at least 10 victims, court hears

Ed Buck, the Los Angeles political activist accused of preying on gay black men and forcibly injecting them with fatal doses of drugs, had at least 10 victims, would drug them while they were unconscious and was known locally as “Doctor Kevorkian”, acc...