Monday 20 February 2017

Trump calls media 'enemy of American People'

US President Donald Trump further escalated his attacks on the news media on Friday when he tweeted that outlets such as the New York Times, NBC, ABC, CBS and CNN are not his enemy but “the enemy of the American People.” Although Trump has long colorfully criticized n


Trump to issue new travel order, drops court

US President Donald Trump will not seek a rehearing of a decision that shut down his travel ban and will issue a new executive order next week, the Justice Department said. Last Thursday, a three-judge panel of the Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit in San Francisco, blocked


India sets world record putting 104 satellites in space

Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO), the country's space agency, has successfully launched 104 satellites from a single rocket, setting a world record, that will cement the country's space smarts after its successful Mars orbiter mission. The PSLV-37 rocket blasted


N Korea leader's half-brother murdered in Malaysia

The estranged half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has been murdered in Malaysia, a South Korean government source was quoted as saying. Kim Jong Nam, the older half brother of the North Korean leader, was known to spend a significant amount of his time outside the cou


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