Thursday, June 24, 2021

US & Americas

    China subtly pressuring Iran to reduce Mideast tensions

    Public debates about China’s Middle East policy are as much internal Chinese discussions as they are indications of where Beijing’s thinking is going and...

    Will Biden seek de-escalation with America’s rivals?

    A considerable advantage that China enjoys over its Western rivals, principally the United States, is the country’s rebuffing of neoliberal globalisation. Under its present...

    Trump refusing transition of power: America heading towards chaos?

    President Trump and key Republican party members are refusing to accept Joe Biden’s victory despite the fact that Joe Biden’s team has started to...

    Under Biden administration, Trumpism will continue

    After more than 100 hours of the polls closing, several states in the United States are still counting votes in the Presidential Election 2020....

    Arnold Schwarzenegger says feeling ‘fantastic’ after heart surgery

    Hollywood actor, Arnold Schwarzenegger, had a heart surgery this week but the actor says he is feeling fantastic on Friday afternoon. “I have a...

    Will Trump upend the neo-colonial world order?

    Former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney released an extraordinary statement on Tuesday, decrying a political scene he said, “has moved away from spirited debate...

    Pop singer Rihanna under fire for disrespecting Islam in fashion show

    Pop singer Rihanna came under social media fire on last Friday for hurting the sentiments of Muslims around the world by playing a song...
    As U.S., China squabble at U.N., a plea – and warning – from one of world’s smallest states – Reuters

    As U.S., China squabble at U.N., a plea – and warning – from one...

    NEW YORK (Reuters) - As China and the United States feuded at the United Nations this week over COVID-19 and climate, one of the world’s smallest states pleaded for detente.Micronesia's President David Panuelo talks with China's President Xi Jinping (not pictured) at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China, December13, 2019. Noel Celis/Pool…
    Trump Gets ‘Fox & Friend-Zoned’

    Trump Gets ‘Fox & Friend-Zoned’

    50 best movies on Netflix right now.‘Fox & Friend-Zoned’President Trump called into “Fox & Friends” on Tuesday and said he planned to call into the program regularly in the final weeks of the campaign. Steve Doocy, a co-host, told the president that Fox News had not agreed to giving him a weekly platform on the…
    For the Men’s Doubles Champs, One Constant Holds: ‘A Grand Slam Is a Grand Slam’

    For the Men’s Doubles Champs, One Constant Holds: ‘A Grand Slam Is a Grand...

    In a United States Open with a reduced field and protocols that discouraged players from high-fiving, Mate Pavic and Bruno Soares won their first major title together in straight sets.Mate Pavic, left, and Bruno Soares won their first Grand Slam doubles title together.Credit...Chang W. Lee/The New York TimesThe United States Open men’s doubles final lacked…