| Hakim Hayat | MUSLIM clerics and scholars were reminded of their responsibilities in uniting Muslims through the propagation of equity and brotherhood, in addition to steering clear of hostility and conflicts. This was stated by His Majesty King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud, the King of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the Custodian of […]
KATOWICE, Poland (AFP) – Nations struck a deal to breathe life into the landmark 2015 Paris climate treaty yesterday after marathon United Nations (UN) talks that failed to match the ambition the world’s most vulnerable countries need to avert dangerous global warming. Delegates from nearly 200 states finalised a common rule book designed to deliver the […]
| Hakim Hayat | HER Royal Highness Paduka Seri Pengiran Anak Isteri Pengiran Anak Sarah binti Pengiran Haji Salleh Ab Rahaman yesterday morning took part in the Brunei Open Orienteering Competition, Radio Television Brunei (RTB) reported. Yang Teramat Mulia Pengiran Muda ‘Abdul Muntaqim ibni Duli Yang Teramat Mulia Paduka Seri Pengiran Muda Mahkota Pengiran Muda […]
Public libraries say international publishers are increasingly charging unfair prices and limiting access to e-books and e-audio books, despite a growing demand from patrons.
Baffinland Iron Mines says a worker has died after a single-vehicle accident at the Mary River mine site.
The cut will mean the end of a number of initiatives for at-risk youth, including an after-school program established in the wake of the so-called «summer of the gun» in Toronto.
She opened up her birthday party to the community to take donations and encouraged all who attended to bring a gift for two kids who lost their home to a fire.
More than 600 vehicles, ranging from pickups to semis, convoyed through Grande Prairie in northwestern Alberta on Sunday as part of a rally supporting the province’s oil and gas industry.
Two seasoned journalists in the country have hailed President Peter Mutharika for being awarded and named the “Promoter of media freedom in Malawi, saying the Head of State has deservedly been recognised. President Mutharika receives... The post Mutharika ‘deservedly’ scoops media freedom award appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - Malawi breaking news in Malawi.
Quebec's premier is quick to reject «dirty» oil from Western Canada in favour of hydro power, but new data indicate the province's citizens are buying record amounts of gasoline and increasingly purchasing trucks and bigger homes.
An Ottawa family that has for years built an outdoor hockey rink on its front lawn for the neighbourhood children to enjoy is being forced to take it down after a neighbour complained, calling it an eyesore and alleging that it violates city bylaws.
A rally in support of Alberta's oil industry drew hundreds of supporters who cheered as speakers delivered a message that the rest of Canada needs to be thankful for the prosperity the province provides.
A heartwarming video of a daughter signing lyrics for her deaf dad at a rock concert in Edmonton has been viewed more than eight million times.
The Ontario government is slashing millions of dollars in funding for programs that are aimed at providing students with extra skills and support, leaving school boards to figure out how students will be affected.
Outgoing Republican House speaker Paul Ryan is being accused of hypocrisy and nepotism, for championing Donald Trump’s hardline immigration policies yet pushing to loosen visa requirements for migrants from his family’s homeland. Read Full Article at RT.com
Saudi Arabia faced ridicule online after it reminded the international community of its strict ban on Christmas tree imports and celebrations ahead of the holiday season, despite its much-touted liberal reforms and social changes. Read Full Article at RT.com
Animal rights activists have marched naked and covered in fake blood, in a shocking public protest at the center of Barcelona demanding an end to animal cruelty and the use of fur by the luxury brand industry. Read Full Article at RT.com
Filipina-Australian television host Catriona Gray has become Miss Universe 2018, beating 93 contestants in the beauty pageant held in Thailand. Read Full Article at RT.com
The body count from the conflict in Yemen surpassed 60,000 last week, according to an independent tally, yet mass media continue to cite old figures that heavily underestimate the devastation, an informed researcher has told RT. Read Full Article at RT.com
A Glencore-controlled mining company and some of its current and former directors and executives have agreed to pay more than $22 million to settle Canadian allegations that they hid the risks of doing business with an Israeli businessman closely linked to Congolese President Joseph Kabila.
Colin Kroll’s popular web app, launched in August 2017, rewarded users for correctly answering trivia questions. Before HQ Trivia, Mr. Kroll founded video app Vine.
Amazon.com has trained people to buy everything online. Now it is having second thoughts about some of those sales because they don’t make money—and is pushing big brands to change how they use its site.
U.S. government and industry efforts to prevent accidents between planes and drones are getting heightened attention after last week’s possible collision of an Aeromexico jetliner and an unmanned aircraft.
Not everybody at Nissan was happy with their rock-star chairman, Carlos Ghosn. His high-living ways gave the company ammunition to take him down.
Local Government and Rural Development minister, Kondwani Nankhumwa, has commended the Blantyre City Council (BCC) for keeping the city clean and green. Nankhumwa (r) took part in the cleaning exercise Nankhumwa flanked by Mayor Ndipo... The post Blantyre health campaign ends: Nankhumwa hails council for keeping city clean appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - Malawi breaking news in Malawi.
Amit Shah said support of the country's youth to Modi would be key to BJP's return in 2019 as he asked the party's youth wing to connect with young voters with the NDA government's development agenda. Shah's insistence on youth wing's support to counter the opposition bid for a grand alliance in 2019 indicates that BJP's focus will be on how to tackle the opposition bloc.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x_hj2yekNR8 MANILA, Philippines --- Miss Universe 2018 Catriona Gray combined her iconic «lava walk» with a fiery Mayon Volcano-inspired gown as she graced the pageant stage on Monday. https://twitter.com/MissUniverse/status/1074500201258180608 In a Facebook post on Monday, designer Mak Tumang explained the inspiration of the red crystal-embellished gown. «She is celebrating her roots -- she is celebrating Albay! The prominent and iconic Mayon Volcano is the penultimate inspiration for this creation,» Tumang wrote. He added: "Folk tales have it that it was named after the mythological heroine...Keep on reading: Catriona Gray honors hometown with Mayon Volcano-inspired gown
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lwQb4kGnZjM MANILA, Philippines --- Senators on Monday congratulated Miss Philippines' Catriona Gray for taking home the Miss Universe 2018 crown and bringing pride to the nation. Senate President Vicente Sotto III said that Gray's answer in the Question and Answer (Q & A) portion was «superb» and the way that Gray carried long gown was the «final win.» «Congratulations, of course. Her answer was superb. I think that, and the outstanding way she carried her gown was the final win. Her personality was there all along,» Sotto said in a statement. Senate Majority Leader Miguel Zubiri meanwhile said that Gray's answer in the Q &am...Keep on reading: Senators congratulate Miss Universe 2018 Catriona Gray’s win
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lwQb4kGnZjM MANILA, Philippines -- Former beauty queens of the country joined the celebration after Philippines' own Catriona Gray was hailed as the new Miss Universe on Monday morning. Gray's win led to the fourth win of the Philippines in the history of Miss Universe. READ: Philippines' Catriona Gray is Miss Universe 2018 Mariel De Leon, former Bb. Pilipinas International, posted on Twitter her congratulatory post for Gray. «Congratulations, Catriona! Congratulations, Philippines! » De Leon said. «This is the 4th Miss Universe crown #ForThePhilippines! We're all so proud of you!» she added. https://twitter.com/marieldeleono...Keep on reading: Former beauty queens hail Catriona Gray as new Miss Universe
Raising one's children is not a walk in the park for most parents. Actress Marjorie Barretto believes that both mothers and daughters must work hard to maintain a smooth sailing relationship between them. For the third episode of her Instagram TV channel, Julia invited her mother for a nine-minute interview yesterday, Dec. 16.Apparently, Julia is both the naughtiest, when she is playing tricks to her siblings, and the most obedient among Barretto's children. The mother of five described Julia as «super malambing» (affectionate) and sweet. She divulged that Julia will always drop by her room whenever she goes home to check on her mother and tell her everything that happened duri...Keep on reading: WATCH: Marjorie Barretto on how to improve mother-daughter relationships
MANILA, Philippines -- As the country celebrates the crowning of the Philippines' own Catriona Gray as the new Miss Universe, local celebrities took to social media to express their joy. The coronation night for this year's Miss Universe was held at the Impact Arena in Bangkok, Thailand. Gray's win is the fourth crown bagged by the country in the said pageant. The last win was in 2015 with Pia Wurtzbach. With this, a number of local stars posted in their respective Twitter accounts their delight to Gray's victory: https://twitter.com/jedmadela/status/1074504482321358848 https://twitter.com/iamsuperbianca/status/1074499221888262144 https://twitter.com/annecurtissmith...Keep on reading: Filipino celebrities congratulate Catriona Gray’s win as Miss Universe
President of the Concerned Citizens Movement (CCM), Loftus Durand, plans to make good his promise to continue protesting for electoral reform in Dominica. He has issued a rallying call to all Dominicans who support the cause to gather in Roseau...
National Transport and Safety Authority report says Nairobi leads in number of fatalities nationally.
Chief Justice David Maraga says Noordin Haji to blame for adjournment of corruption cases.
But the committee insists that pending bills are an indicator of fiscal indiscipline.