World Now #32

 




Deutsche Welle | 2019-06-26

The European Court of Justice has ruled that results from different areas cannot be averaged to assess air quality standards. The judgement could compel local

 

Middle East Online | 2019-06-26

SEOUL – South Korea and Saudi Arabia signed an $8.3 billion economic co-operation pact Wednesday during Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman‘s first visit to Seoul,

 

The Independent | 2019-06-26

A federal judge ruled on Tuesday that a lawsuit that accuses Donald Trump of profiting off the presidency in violation of the Constitution‘s emoluments clause

 

The Independent | 2019-06-26

Debris from a satellite blown up by India’s defence agency is still spinning around the Earththree months on from the controversial missile test, experts say.

 

Deutsche Welle | 2019-06-26

Eleven men including Syrians have gone on trial in Freiburg, southern Germany, over alleged rapes of an 18-year-old outside a nightclub. Between now and

 

Deutsche Welle | 2019-06-26

An intense heat wave in Germany could see the temperatures soaring to a record 40 degrees Celsius on Wednesday. Authorities have placed a speed limit on

 

The Independent | 2019-06-26

A new left-wing government has taken power in Denmark on a programme of increasing welfare benefits and softening immigration restrictions. Mette Frederiksen, a

 

 

Raw Story | 2019-06-25

President Donald Trump has been privately talking about withdrawing from the postwar defense treaty with Japan, according to three sources familiar with the

 

Hamodia | 2019-06-25

A court in Cambodia said Tuesday that seven people, including four Chinese nationals, have been charged with crimes related to a building collapse that killed

 

Deutsche Welle | 2019-06-25

Police in Germany&aposs west are investigating a series of brutal gang rapes in the D?sseldorf area. The offenders allegedly lured their victims to hotel rooms

 

The Independent | 2019-06-25

Britain is not the only country preparing for soaring temperatures this week, as a potentially dangerous heatwave set to shatter records spreads across Europe.

 

Middle East Monitor | 2019-06-25

Jared KushnerSenior Advisor to US PresidentDonald Trump and the president’s son-in-law, has said that the Palestinian’s boycott of the “deal of the century”

 

Asahi News | 2019-06-25

Three large Chinese banks could lose their access to the U.S. financial system after a judge found them in contempt for refusing to comply with subpoenas in a

US Sanctions Iranian Regime Leader, Military Commanders
President Donald Trump imposed new “hard-hitting” sanctions on Iran on June 24 that targeted Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, …



Deutsche Welle | 2019-06-24

Australian public broadcaster ABC has begun legal action following a police raid on its Sydneyheadquarters earlier this month. It has demanded the return of

 

The Independent | 2019-06-24

The biggest rail union has warned of the possibility of national rail strikes in a row over pensions. Mick Cash, general secretary of the RailMaritime and

 

South China Morning Post | 2019-06-24

Former Hong Kong leader Donald Tsang Yam-kuen – the only city chief executive to have served a jail term – will learn whether he can clear his

 

South China Morning Post | 2019-06-24

Police in central China have detained a man who installed hidden cameras in several hotel rooms and another who claimed the devices were common in mainland

 

Deccan Chronicle | 2019-06-24

Colombo: Muslims in Sri Lanka say they fear new attacks after a top Buddhist monk called for violence against members of the religious minority, claiming a

 

South China Morning Post | 2019-06-24

Australia is planning to build a new deep water port on its northern coast able to accommodate US Marine deployments as part of efforts to counter

 

 

 

 

The Hill | 2019-06-23

National security adviser John BoltonJohn RobertBoltonBeware the Bolton path to US militarystrikes on Iran Trump critic Brennan praises his Iran decision: I

 

Journal Online | 2019-06-23

Rescue workers search for victims in the debris a day after an under-construction building collapsed in Sihanoukville on June 23, 2019. Cambodian rescue workers

 

Gulf News | 2019-06-23

With Indians giving greater political strength to Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the next five years, there are high hopes that among the many reforms (of the

 

The Observer | 2019-06-23

On a spring afternoon last year, a 13-year-old boy called at the home of Ana Kriégel, a 14-year-old girl living in the Dublin suburb of Lucan. He had exciting

 

CNN | 2019-06-23

(CNN)A skydiving plane that went down in Hawaii, killing all 11 people aboard, crashed in a fiery heap shortly after it took off, authorities said. The incident

 

The Observer | 2019-06-23

Day after day, the memos flashing across screens in an Oklahoma courtroom have jarred with the family-friendly public image of Johnson & Johnson, the

 

The News International | 2019-06-23

WashingtonThe United States launched cyber attacks against Iranian missile control systems and a spy network this week after Tehran downed an American

 

 

Scotsman | 2019-06-21

A government minister has been suspended while being investigated over footage showing him forcibly removing a female protester from a black-tie dinner in the

 

South China Morning Post | 2019-06-21

Two Hong Kong men took part in a HK$1.12 million (US$143,300) armed robbery, in which the victim was lured to the site of the attack after falling for a scam

 

South China Morning Post | 2019-06-21

At least two dozen people were killed when a fire ripped through a matchstick warehouse in Indonesia on Friday, authorities said.“There have been 24

 

The Siasat Daily | 2019-06-21

Ankara: Voters in Istanbul will take part in a re-run of the mayoral election on Sunday after a vote in March was annulled over alleged irregularities. Local

 

South China Morning Post | 2019-06-21

As the trial of disgraced former prime minister Najib Razak continues, Malaysian authorities have intensified efforts to recover funds siphoned from the

 

DNA India | 2019-06-21

Crediting Prime Minister Narendra Modi for taking yoga to the world, Union Home MinisterAmit Shah Friday said the ancient Indian practice has become ambassador

 

This is Money | 2019-06-21

WASHINGTON (AP) – It’s a difficult time for the Pentagon to be without a permanent U.S. defense secretary. The Trump administration is grappling with an

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