Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Europe

Trudeau appoints Vincent Rigby as national security adviser

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced Wednesday, that Vincent Rigby has been appointed as National Security Adviser, the third National Security Adviser since Trudeau took over as Prime Minister in 2015. Vincent Rigby takes over after Trudeau’s former National...

Corona Virus: Canada enhances infection control measures

Canadian hospitals and airports are putting in place enhanced infection-control measures as they prepare for the possible arrival of Corona virus that China confirmed earlier, can be transmitted between humans. Chinese health officials say the novel corona virus, also known...

Harry and Meghan threatens British tabloids over private photos

Harry and Meghan have threatened British tabloids with legal action after the publication of private photos of Meghan with Archie. As the newspaper The Guardian and Sky News reported on Tuesday, the couple's lawyers argued that the photos were...

Britain invests $ 400 million in Africa

The British government-owned Development Finance Agency (CDC Group) said it has signed investment deals in Africa worth $ 400 million, as part of a broader effort by Britain to develop new trade links as it prepares to exit the...

Breaking: Johnson will impose new restrictions on low-skilled immigrants

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is preparing to impose new restrictions on low-skilled immigrants who move to Britain after the end of the transition period from the European Union separation in December. By canceling the temporary extension of the...

Flight PS752: Iran will send black boxes of stricken plane to Ukraine

Iran will send the black boxes of Flight PS752, which it announced had accidentally shot it down this month to Ukraine, and all 176 people on board were killed, Tasnim news agency said. On Friday, the press office of the...

Austrian Freedom Party asks government to provide clarification on cyber attack

Herbert Kickl, head of the Austrian Freedom Party, asked Federal Chancellor Sebastian Kurtz to provide urgent clarifications about the cyber attack to the Foreign Ministry database. Kickl stressed - in statements yesterday Friday - the need to better inform the...

Canada: New driving laws will take effect from February 01

Police sources have confirmed that Canada’s new driving laws, which received royal assent earlier this year, will officially take effect in every province on Feb. 1, 2020. Drivers convicted of distracted driving under the new laws will be punished with...

Justin Trudeau: Black boxes of the stricken Ukrainian plane must be sent to France

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau urged Iran on Friday to send the record of the cockpit talks and flight data of the Ukrainian plane that crashed near Tehran to France for analysis, and said that the first remains of...

France: Nearly 126 women were killed by their husbands in 2019

At least 126 women were killed by their husbands or ex-husbands in France during 2019, that is, more than one woman every 3 days, despite unprecedented mobilization and "conscientious awakening" campaigns in the face of the continuation of this...

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Breaking: Malaysian PM Dr Mahathir submits resignation to the King

Dr Mahathir Mohamad has sent his resignation letter as Prime Minister of Malaysia today. According to the Prime Minister's Office,...

Trump adviser Roger Stone sentenced to 3 years in prison for lying

A federal judge issued a ruling on Thursday against Roger Stone, a longtime adviser to US President Donald Trump, to three years and four...

US official: Corona’s outbreak will not change China’s commitment to buy US goods

A senior US Treasury official said on Thursday that the US government expects China to fulfill its commitment to purchase more US goods under...

Voting begins in Iran’s parliamentary elections

The Iranians began voting on Friday in a parliamentary election that is unlikely to change Tehran's troubled relations with the United States, after excluding...

Austrian Parliament: There is no place for ISIS operatives in the country

Herbert Kickel, head of the Parliamentary Bloc of the Freedom Party (the third largest Austrian party), confirmed that anyone who joined the terrorist group...