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Travel ban 2.0 set to begin Thursday for 6 Muslim Natios

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(CNN)After months of winding through the courts, the so-called “watered down,” revised version of President Donald Trump’s fiercely litigated travel ban will finally go in effect at 8 p.m. Thursday.   Here’s what to expect for version 2.0: Who can’t enter the US? The test for foreign nationals under the Supreme Court’s ruling is whether one […]

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Trump Org told to remove phony Time magazine issues

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Trump Org told to remove phony Time magazine issues

Washington DC(CNBC): Time magazine has asked the Trump Organization to remove a number of issues featuring President Donald Trump from its golf clubs after they were proven to be fakes. At least four of President Trump’s clubs were found to have displayed framed copies of a Time magazine dated March 1, 2009 and featuring Donald […]

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Pakistan: At least 15 dead, several injured in Parachinar twin blasts

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Pakistan: At least 15 dead, several injured in Parachinar twin blasts

At least 15 people were killed and over 50 injured as two subsequent explosions hit a densely populated part of Pakistan’s Parachinar on Friday, it was reported. As per reports in Pakistan daily Dawn, an emergency has been imposed in the hospitals in the area, and the injured are being taken to the District General […]

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In a first, UNICEF names 19-year-old refugee as youngest goodwill ambassador

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In a first, UNICEF names 19-year-old refugee as youngest goodwill ambassador

The UN children’s agency has announced the appointment of its youngest goodwill ambassador 19-year-old Syrian refugee and education activist Muzoon Almellehan. UNICEF Deputy Executive Director Justin Forsyth said that Muzoon is the first goodwill envoy with official refugee status. UNICEF said she received support from the agency while she was living in the Zaatari refugee […]

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‘I will kill all Muslims’, screamed London attacker before driving van into people leaving mosque

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‘I will kill all Muslims’, screamed London attacker before driving van into people leaving mosque

A van ploughed into worshippers leaving a London mosque on Monday, killing at least one person and injuring 10 others in what witnesses said as a deliberate attack on Muslims The hired vehicle swerved into a group of people leaving prayers shortly after midnight at the Finsbury Park Mosque, one of the biggest in the country, witnesses […]

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A van rams into people leaving mosque after prayer,1 dead, 10 injured

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A van rams into people leaving mosque after prayer,1 dead, 10 injured

LONDON: A van ploughed into worshippers leaving a London mosque on Monday, killing at least one person and injuring several in what Britain’s largest Muslim organisation said was a deliberate act of Islamophobia. The Muslim Council of Britain said the vehicle hit people as they were leaving the Finsbury Park Mosque, one of the biggest […]

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British police release three men without charge in London Bridge attack probe

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British police release three men without charge in London Bridge attack probe

British police investigating the deadly attacks on London Bridge said they released three men without charge on Friday. The men included a 27-year-old man arrested in Ilford on June 9, a 28-year-old man arrested in Barking on June 10 and a 19-year-old man arrested in Barking on June 11, the Metropolitan Police said in a […]

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Virginia shooting: Gunman in custody, Republican Whip Steve Scalise among five injured

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Virginia shooting: Gunman in custody, Republican Whip Steve Scalise among five injured

At least five people people including a top Republican congressman were wounded in a Washington suburb early this morning when a shooting erupted as they practiced for an annual baseball game between lawmakers. Senior congressman Steve Scalise was shot in the hip, according to fellow Republican lawmaker Mo Brooks who told CNN at least two […]

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Nepalese PM Pushpa Kamal Dahal alias Prachanda resigns from his post

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Nepalese PM Pushpa Kamal Dahal alias Prachanda resigns from his post

During the address, he highlighted the achievements of his government during the past 10 months. Nepal Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’ on Wednesday resigned after a brief stint of nine months, honouring a power sharing understanding reached between his party and the ruling partner Nepali Congress. Mr. Prachanda, 62, announced his resignation while addressing […]

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Taiwan activists hope same-sex marriage ruling will be trailblazer in Asia

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Taiwan activists hope same-sex marriage ruling will be trailblazer in Asia

Beijing,Reuters: Taiwan same-sex couple Daphne Chiang and Kenny Jhuang are getting married at the end of the year – even if the government won’t legalise their union. Self-ruled Taiwan’s constitutional court will rule on Wednesday whether same-sex couples can tie the knot under existing law, in a decision the island’s lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender […]

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