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Comedian Hasan Minhaj slams Netflix for censoring him in Saudi Arabia over Yemen criticism

Comedian Hasan Minhaj slams Netflix for censoring him in Saudi Arabia over Yemen criticism

Comedian Hasan Minhaj slams Netflix for censoring him in Saudi Arabia over Yemen criticism Comedian Hasan Minhaj has mocked Netflix over its decision to bow to Saudi Arabia’s request to censor his show, which slammed the Kingdom and MBS over the war in Yemen and human rights abuses. “Clearly, the […]

by January 21, 2019
‘Magnitogorsk, you are in my heart‘: NHL star Malkin pays touching tribute after hometown tragedy

‘Magnitogorsk, you are in my heart‘: NHL star Malkin pays touching tribute after hometown tragedy

‘Magnitogorsk, you are in my heart‘: NHL star Malkin pays touching tribute after hometown tragedy Russian ice hockey star Evgeni Malkin, who plays for the Pittsburgh Penguins in the NHL, has sent a message of support to his hometown following a New Year‘s Eve apartment explosion in which dozens of […]

by January 21, 2019
Arrest of Yellow Vest leader Drouet slammed as ‘abuse of power’ & ‘dictatorship’

Arrest of Yellow Vest leader Drouet slammed as ‘abuse of power’ & ‘dictatorship’

Arrest of Yellow Vest leader Drouet slammed as ‘abuse of power’ & ‘dictatorship’ Shouts of “dictatorship” were heard as one of the leaders of France’s anti-government Yellow Vest movement was arrested in Paris late on Wednesday, after authorities charged him with organizing and leading an unauthorized protest. Eric Drouet was […]

by January 21, 2019
Thousands of tourists flee Thai islands ahead of Tropical Storm Pabuk

Thousands of tourists flee Thai islands ahead of Tropical Storm Pabuk

Thousands of tourists flee Thai islands ahead of Tropical Storm Pabuk Tens of thousands of tourists have fled popular resort island areas of Thailand ahead of Tropical Storm Pabuk, a potentially devastating projected to hit the country’s southern provinces by January 4. Pabuk is the first tropical storm in the […]

by January 21, 2019
‘Roar & smash’: German TV in hot water over cameraman’s ‘leftist’ pullover during interview

‘Roar & smash’: German TV in hot water over cameraman’s ‘leftist’ pullover during interview

‘Roar & smash’: German TV in hot water over cameraman’s ‘leftist’ pullover during interview Top German TV channel ZDF apologized to viewers after a slogan of an anti-establishment band was spotted on a cameraman’s shirt during an interview with Wolfgang Schaeuble – a die-hard austerity advocate. Wolfgang Schaeuble, a former […]

by January 21, 2019
‘Gamers, snowflakes & selfie-addicts’: UK army lures recruits with bizarre ad

‘Gamers, snowflakes & selfie-addicts’: UK army lures recruits with bizarre ad

‘Gamers, snowflakes & selfie-addicts’: UK army lures recruits with bizarre ad The British Army has come under fire for its latest recruitment drive targeting young people with posters calling on “snowflakes, selfie addicts, class clowns, phone zombies, and me, me, millennials” to join the military. The campaign is a bid […]

by January 21, 2019
‘Time is your friend’: Ex-Brexit sec urges Theresa May to delay Brexit vote for 2nd time

‘Time is your friend’: Ex-Brexit sec urges Theresa May to delay Brexit vote for 2nd time

‘Time is your friend’: Ex-Brexit sec urges Theresa May to delay Brexit vote for 2nd time Former Brexit Secretary David Davis has called on PM Theresa May to delay the vote on her Brexit deal for a second time, claiming the threat of leaving the EU without a deal could […]

by January 21, 2019
Apple’s sales forecast spooks stocks in Asia & Europe

Apple’s sales forecast spooks stocks in Asia & Europe

Apple’s sales forecast spooks stocks in Asia & Europe European and Asian stocks mostly tumbled after US giant Apple worsened its revenues forecast, triggering more investors’ concerns on slowing global growth. US stocks indexes are also expected to have a tough trading day. Apple CEO Tim Cook revealed on Wednesday […]

by January 21, 2019
Saudi prosecutors seek death penalty for 5 suspects in Khashoggi murder case

Saudi prosecutors seek death penalty for 5 suspects in Khashoggi murder case

Saudi prosecutors seek death penalty for 5 suspects in Khashoggi murder case Eleven people charged in the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi have been brought before a Saudi court for an initial hearing. Prosecutors have confirmed that they will seek the death penalty for five of the suspects. The accused […]

by January 21, 2019
N. Korean diplomatic envoy to Italy ‘in hiding’, says S. Korean spy agency

N. Korean diplomatic envoy to Italy ‘in hiding’, says S. Korean spy agency

N. Korean diplomatic envoy to Italy ‘in hiding’, says S. Korean spy agency South Korea’s spy agency says North Korea’s acting ambassador to Italy is in hiding, a Seoul lawmaker said. South Korean media claim he has sought asylum from a Western country. Seoul’s National Intelligence Service (NIS) told lawmakers […]

by January 21, 2019