Vietnam protesters clash with police over new economic zones

Vietnam protesters clash with police over new economic zones

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Police halted the protests against the new economic zones Protests have broken out in Vietnam against plans for new economic zones, amid fears that Chinese investors will dominate the areas. Police reportedly detained more than...
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Africa:What Africa Green Grown Summit Means for Africa’s Resilience

Africa:What Africa Green Grown Summit Means for Africa’s Resilience

By Athan Tashobya Environmentalist shave commended the move for Africa to hold the inaugural Africa Green Growth meeting saying that it will go a long way in addressing not only climate change but set the continent on unprecedented path to...
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Warner to commentate during ODI series in England

Warner to commentate during ODI series in England

1:52 AM ET ESPNcricinfo staff David Warner is set to commentate on the team he has been banned from, when Australia take on England in an ODI series starting June 13. The series will be Australia’s first under the new...
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Arkady Babchenko: Fake Ukrainian killer details plot

Arkady Babchenko: Fake Ukrainian killer details plot

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionBack from the dead? The man tasked with assassinating Russian journalist Arkady Babchenko in Kiev says he only played along to gain vital intelligence. Oleksiy Tsymbaliuk, a former Orthodox priest, says...
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Corruption Gutted South Africa’s Tax Agency. Now the Nation Is Paying the Price.

Corruption Gutted South Africa’s Tax Agency. Now the Nation Is Paying the Price.

Then, the president and his supporters went even further. They used the upheaval at the tax agency to seize greater control over the National Treasury, further enriching themselves at enormous cost to the country, according to government officials now trying.....
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While G7 ends in disarray, China and Russia spearhead enlarged Central Asian bloc

While G7 ends in disarray, China and Russia spearhead enlarged Central Asian bloc

QINGDAO, China – Chinese President Xi Jinping hailed the entry of India and Pakistan into a Chinese-led bloc at a closely orchestrated gathering Sunday that stood in stark contrast to the G-7 summit that ended in disarray. Xi welcomed Indian...
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Trump Refuses to Sign G-7 Statement and Calls Trudeau ‘Weak’

Trump Refuses to Sign G-7 Statement and Calls Trudeau ‘Weak’

The president’s public comments on trade Saturday echoed the complaints he made directly to the leaders from Canada, Japan and Europe in private sessions on Friday. Mr. Trump confronted several of the leaders individually, giving examples of how, in his...
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U.S. actors, major TV networks agree to limit auditions in homes, hotel rooms

U.S. actors, major TV networks agree to limit auditions in homes, hotel rooms

The largest U.S. actors’ union and the four major television networks on Saturday agreed to limit auditions in private hotel rooms and homes, ratifying a guideline the screen actors’ guild had enacted on its own following the #MeToo uproar, the...
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Justify, product of B.C. breeder, wins Belmont Stakes to take Triple Crown

Justify, product of B.C. breeder, wins Belmont Stakes to take Triple Crown

A colt with a Canadian connection has made history as just the 13th horse to win horse racing’s Triple Crown. Justify, bred by Langley, B.C.’s John Gunther, took the Belmont Stakes by one-and-three quarter lengths today on Saturday. The chestnut...
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International Court Throws Out War Crimes Conviction of Congolese Politician

International Court Throws Out War Crimes Conviction of Congolese Politician

But the two dissenting judges wrote that the majority had used the wrong standards for review and that its findings were, therefore, deeply flawed. Mr. Bemba, once the leader of Congo’s opposition, is expected to return to politics once released....
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