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Category Archives: Around The World

China Spits Fire, Not Compromising on Sovereignty

China loves peace but will never compromise on defending its sovereignty, President Xi Jinping, said on Tuesday while marking 90 years since the founding of the People’s Liberation Army. China has rattled nerves around Asia and globally with its increasingly assertive stance in territorial disputes in the East and South China Seas and an ambitious…

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Olympic Games: Los Angeles Set To Host Summer Event After 44 Years

Los Angeles will host the Olympic and Paralympic Games for the first time in 44 years after officials confirmed the 2028 edition will be hosted in the city, leaving Paris to stage the 2024 edition. According to BBC Sports, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) voted to name hosts for successive Games in June with just Paris and Los Angeles bidding – but it was…

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Trumps Calls Obama, Bush, Other Past Leaders Foolish

American President Donald Trump has excoriated his predecessors over their policy stance on China by allowing the country’s trade with US to boom, while it has done  nothing to rein in the military expansion of North Korea. Trump in a tweet late on Saturday referred to past leaders as foolish.  These leaders will include Barack Obama,…

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Hillary Clinton To Release Tell-All Memoir In September

2016 U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton has said that she will be “letting [her] guard down” in a memoir titled “What Happened” that’s due out in September. The book will reveal her thoughts and opinions on her presidential campaign and loss to Donald Trump. She has said that it is the most personal book she has written, and will give readers…

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Obama Reveals His Interest in FC Barcelona

Barcelona President Josep Maria Bartomeu, met with former President of the United States, Barack Obama, at half-time of the Catalan club’s International Champions Cup 1-0 win against Manchester United on Wednesday. Obama was present as a special guest at the FedEx Field, in the United States, to witness Barca win their second successive match in which…

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Michelle Obama Says She Still Faces Racism After Being First Lady

Michelle Obama has spoken out about the racism she still faces after leaving the White House. During a recent onstage appearance at the Women’s Foundation of Colorado’s 30th anniversary celebration, Obama was asked about the obstacles she faced as America’s first black FLOTUS and specifically which “falling glass” cut her the deepest when she broke…

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UK To Ban Sale Of Petrol & Diesel-Powered Vehicles By 2040

The UK has said that it will begin to ban the sale of petrol and diesel vehicles from the year 2040 in a bid to reduce air pollution. According to Punch, the British High Court demanded the government produces plans to tackle illegal nitrogen dioxide pollution, which is largely caused by diesel emissions. “Diesel drivers are not…

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