Category: International Matters

SpaceX launches World’s Most Powerful Rocket

Watch the Elon Musk’s SpaceX launch of Falcon Heavy rocket. Successful achievement for Elon Musk in the Mission Mars.

The 3 DC Movies Margot Robbie Might Appear In Next

While Suicide Squad wasn’t the critical darling that DC and Warner Bros was hoping form it was a powerhouse at the summer 2016 box office, and it also significantly raise the profile of Margot Robbie, who before...

Duminy hammers 37 off one over #Cricket

Former South Africa batsman JP Duminy has hammered five sixes in seven balls as leg-spinner Eddie Leie conceded 37 runs in a single over, the second-most in the history of List A cricket. The...

Thermometer in world’s coldest village breaks as temperatures plunge to -62C

The thermometer in a remote Siberian village known as the coldest inhabited place on earth has broken as temperatures plunged to near-record depths. The public device, which was installed in Oymyakon as a tourist...

2017: A Tough Year for China-India Relations

2017 was an extremely difficult year for China-India relations. With military tensions close to their disputed border, increasing competition in their neighborhood, and growing strategic mistrust, Beijing and New Delhi’s relations reached a nadir...

India, China will soon have a hotline: Army chief Bipin Rawat

Army chief Bipin Rawat says both India, China are very keen on having a hotline as it will help resolve incidents such as transgressions along the border promptly. READ MORE =>

China Is Starting to See India as a Major Threat

More and more, scholars in China see India replacing Japan as the second biggest threat to Beijing, following the U.S. READ MORE =>

Nepal using Chinese broadband loss for India: Expert

India needs to beef up its cyber security as China on Friday became Nepal’s second internet service provider, breaking India’s monopoly in providing the internet access. READ MORE =>

With new Chinese link, Nepal ends India’s internet monopoly

Nepal has joined hands with China to offer internet services to its citizens, ending India’s decades-long monopoly of the Himalayan nation’s cyber connectivity network. READ MORE =>

Chinese authorities blow up Christian megachurch with dynamite

‘The repeated persecution… demonstrates that the Chinese government has no respect for religious freedom or human rights,’ says Christian group. READ MORE =>

China is powerful, but India is not weak either, says Army chief Bipin Rawat

Army Chief General Bipin Rawat, in a strict tone, asserted that India is not a weak nation and will not allow its territory to be invaded. Addressing concerns over the incursion of Chinese troops...

Natalie Portman Called Out the Hollywood Boys’ Club at the Golden Globes. A New Study Backs Her Up

During Sunday night’s Golden Globes, the most powerful women in Hollywood donned black in support of Time’s Up, a new initiative designed to address pay disparity, discrimination and harassment in the industry in the wake of the #MeToo movement....

Philippines not taking down statue of WW II sex slave despite Japan’s objection

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte will not act on an objection by Japan to a new statue in Manila that commemorates the Filipino “comfort women” who worked in Japanese military brothels during the Second World...

YouTube punishes Logan Paul over Japan suicide video

YouTube has cut some business ties with Logan Paul, the hugely popular vlogger who posted a video showing the body of an apparent suicide victim in Japan. Paul’s channels were removed from YouTube’s Google...

Michelle Williams is the last straw — Hollywood needs a new system

On Tuesday, USA Today reported that actor Michelle Williams was paid less than 1% of her male co-star Mark Wahlberg’s salary for filming re-shoots of the movie “All the Money in the World.” While Wahlberg was...

For many Americans, the Trump-Putin bromance is personal

Russian immigrants came relatively late to America — and are still coming. The US Census Bureau says 2.95 million Americans claim Russian ancestry, and there are three-quarters of a million people who were born...

Donald Trump cancels visit to London over ‘bad’ embassy deal

Mr Trump had been expected to travel to the British capital next month to open the embassy, which will move from Grosvenor Square to Nine Elms. He took to Twitter to explain why he...

‘Humanity is dead’: Pakistani anchor hosts bulletin with daughter to protest 8-yr-old’s rape, murder

As Pakistan simmers under protests against the brutal rape and murder of an 8-year-old girl in Kasur, a news anchor with Samaa TV protested by hosting a news bulletin with her daughter on Wednesday. READ...

FBI releases age-progressed photos of hijackers of Neerja Bhanot’s Pan Am flight

The US Federal Bureau of Investigations on Friday released age-progressed photographs of four alleged hijackers charged with the 1986 hijack of Pan Am Flight 73 that killed 20 people, including Indian flight attendant Neerja...

California mudslides: Rescuer saves ‘muddy doll’ baby

A rescue worker has tearfully described the toddler he pulled from debris following devastating mudslides in Southern California as a “muddy doll”. Berkeley Johnson said the two-year-old girl was taken to hospital and suffered...

Ronan Farrow, the Hollywood Prince Who Torched the Castle

A child of entertainment royalty and an early witness to “power used for ill,” the son of Woody Allen and Mia Farrow opens up about helping bring down Harvey Weinstein (“My family background made...