Category: News

  • The newborns fighting for survival in Afghanistan

    The newborns fighting for survival in Afghanistan

    A year into Taliban rule, the number of newborn deaths and miscarriages in one province, Badakhshan, have nearly doubled, local doctors say. Foreign funding which financed Afghanistan’s public healthcare was frozen in August last year. Our correspondent Yogita Limaye has spent time in maternity wards there, witnessing the unbearable suffering of women with no access […]

  • ‘The Flash’ Movie Still Set For Release Despite Ezra Miller’s Controversies

    'The Flash' Movie Still Set For Release Despite Ezra Miller's Controversies

    Warner Bros. Pictures is reportedly still going ahead with the upcoming superhero movie “The Flash,” despite multiple controversies involving lead actor Ezra Miller. “We have seen ‘The Flash,’ ‘Black Adam’ and ‘Shazam 2,’” said Warner Bros. Discovery CEO David Zaslav during an earnings call on Thursday. “We are very excited about them. We’ve seen them. […]

  • After China’s Military Spectacle, Options Narrow for Winning Over Taiwan

    After China’s Military Spectacle, Options Narrow for Winning Over Taiwan

    China’s 72-hour spectacle of missiles, warships and jet fighters swarming Taiwan was designed to create a firewall — a blazing, made-for-television warning against what Beijing sees as increasingly stubborn defiance, backed by Washington, of its claims to the island. “We’re maintaining a high state of alert, ready for battle at all times, able to fight […]

  • The NRA’s Shadowy Supreme Court Gun Lobbying Campaign

    The NRA's Shadowy Supreme Court Gun Lobbying Campaign

    In the first week of September 2018, during Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation hearings, the National Rifle Association’s board gathered for its final meeting of the year across the Potomac at the Westin Arlington Gateway hotel. The NRA was campaigning hard in support of Kavanaugh, whose confirmation would instantly shift power on the court […]

  • LA times editor taunts Alito, brags secular children who don’t know Jesus will make society better

    LA times editor taunts Alito, brags secular children who don’t know Jesus will make society better

    NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! An L.A. Times editor taunted Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito in a piece on Saturday, telling the jurist not to worry about an increasingly secularized America because future generations that don’t know Jesus will promote America’s “well-being” better than Christian ones. He also slammed the justice for […]

  • Arsenal fans celebrate the win over Palace as rival fans bash Jesus

    Arsenal fans celebrate the win over Palace as rival fans bash Jesus

    The Gunners opened their Premier League campaign with a win over 2-0 win over Patrick Vieira’s men. The feeling amongst Arsenal fans was positive as the Gunners went into their opening league game of the season. Mikel Arteta’s men had given their fans something to look forward to after winning six of their seven games […]

  • KATH: Health Minister’s Fears ‘Alleviated’ By Work Done On Maternity And Children Blocks | General News

    KATH: Health Minister's Fears 'Alleviated' By Work Done On Maternity And Children Blocks | General News

    The Minister of Health, Kwaku Agyemang Manu, has paid a working visit to the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH) in the Ashanti regional capital, Kumasi. The visit on Wednesday, August 4, 2022, was to inspect the progress of work on the maternity and children blocks of the hospital. The project was commissioned for reconstruction by […]

  • Black Industrialists and Exporters Conference

    Black Industrialists and Exporters Conference

    Reflections on inaugural Black Industrialists Conference A clarion call to accelerate economic transformation More than 650 Black Industrialists (BIs) converged at the Sandton Convention Center on Wednesday last week to among other things reflect on achievements of the BI program and explore opportunities aimed at boosting entry of black-owned businesses and producers into the mainstream […]

  • Teffo fails in bid to dismiss application to have him barred from practicing law

    Advocate Malesela Teffo.

    The LPC approached the High Court, seeking to have advocate Malesela Teffo either suspended or struck from the roll. The application is based on 22 allegations against Teffo, including assault, misappropriation of funds and misleading the court. He failed to have the case postponed or dismissed after arguing he did not know about it, despite […]

  • US jobless claims climb again, near highest since November | Unemployment News

    US jobless claims climb again, near highest since November | Unemployment News

    The Labor Department said that initial claims for state unemployment increased by 6,000 to 260,000 in the week ending on July 30 – hovering near an eight-month high. The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment insurance rose slightly last week, suggesting some easing in a historically tight labour market. Initial claims for state […]