• Culinary nomad: Christine Manfield leads the way – again 30 Nov 2018 02:47 Normal text sizeLarger text sizeVery large text size Christine Manfield blows through the door on the first hot day of spring like the breeze that's been missing. It's a sweltering 35°C Sydney day, but she looks fresh as a daisy in a baby-doll …
    • India's diplomat shortage leaves it far behind Asian rival China 31 Aug 2018 04:06 People walk past the Indian Mission to the United Nations building in New York December 18, 2013. — Reuters picNEW DELHI, Aug 31 — US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Pentagon chief Jim Mattis are heading to New Delhi next week for an inaugural …
    • Trion Global Launches a Series of Smart LED TVs in India 27 Oct 2017 12:54 <HTML> <head> <META http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=UTF-8"> <meta content="text/html; charset=utf-8" http-equiv="Content-Type"> <style type="text/css…
    • Isis and al-Qaeda join forces in West Africa 23 Feb 2020 14:54 Groups linked to al-Qaeda and the Islamic State, at war with each other in the Middle East, are working together to take control of territory across a vast stretch of West Africa, US and local officials say, sparking fears the regional threat could grow …
    • Occupied Elsewhere: Selective Policies on Occupations and Territorial Disputes 31 Jan 2020 15:11 The following is a survey of the history of several protracted conflicts: Crimea and Donbas, Cyprus, Israel and the Palestinian territories, Kashmir, the Armenia-Azerbaijan conflict, South Ossetia and Abkhazia, Transnistria, and Western Sahara. Crimea and …
    • Russian Pardons Commission to Debate Naama Issachar’s Plea Today 27 Jan 2020 10:33 Photo Credit: Stanislav Kozlovskiy via Wikimedia Butyrka prison in Moscow The Russian commission on pardons will meet on Monday, January 27, to consider a plea for pardon from Israeli and US national Naama Issachar, who was sentenced to 7.5 years in prison …
    • Spotlight on green news & views: Hope & frustration at COP25 climate meet; eco-right arises 07 Dec 2019 23:35 CRITTERS AND THE GREAT OUTDOORS Walter Einenkel writes—Young sperm whale who beached himself had huge 220 pound 'ball of debris' in stomach: “A necropsy on a young male sperm whale that died after it became beached in Scotland, has revealed the …
    • China's Xi Supports Pakistan on Kashmir, Boosts Military Ties Ahead of Meeting With India 12 Oct 2019 00:40 Chinese President Xi Jinping has offered his support to Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan on the issue of Kashmir and boosted military ties between the two just days before a meeting with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. In his third trip to Beijing …
    • The conflicts of Kashmir and Hong Kong: reminders of British imperialism 02 Oct 2019 16:17 Both Kahmir and Hong Kong had special status Presently, the world is witnessing two major conflicts in Asia; of Kashmir and of Hong Kong. Both of these conflicts have their roots back in the grubby legacy of British imperialism. In Kashmir, the British …
    • A Kashmiri Novelist on a State Under Siege 17 Aug 2019 02:41 By Isaac Chotiner 16 August 2019 Demonstrators gather after Eid prayers on Monday, in Srinagar, India, to protest the suspension of Kashmir’s limited autonomy.Photograph by Atul Loke / NYT / Redux Last week, India’s government stripped Kashmir, …
    • Sri Lankans Up in Arms Over US Military Pacts 15 Aug 2019 20:36 Two defense cooperation agreements between the United States and Sri Lanka, the already signed Acquisition and Cross-Servicing Agreement (ACSA) and the under-negotiation Status of Forces Agreement (SOFA), are triggering concern, criticism, and controversy …
    • India revokes Kashmir’s special status: All the latest updates 15 Aug 2019 08:55 The Indian government has revoked the special status of Indian-administered Kashmir in its constitution, the most far-reaching political move on the disputed region in nearly 70 years. A presidential decree issued on August 5 revoked Article 370 of India’s …
    • Kashmir on Lockdown as India Strips Away Independence 08 Aug 2019 06:23 On Tuesday August 6, Lok Sabha, the Lower House of the Indian Parliament, passed the Jammu and Kashmir Reorganisation Bill. The Bill had already been announced and passed a day prior in the Rajya Sabha (Upper House) by the Home Minister of India, Amit Shah …
    • Kashmir: The world's most dangerous conflict 07 Aug 2019 11:08 Like so many conflicts around the world, the dispute over Kashmir began with independence from a colonial power. In 1947, the United Kingdom gave in to the struggle for freedom in its Indian colony and granted it independence. The retreating British left …
    • Are India's legislative actions in Jammu and Kashmir legal? 07 Aug 2019 06:37 A challenge could be brought to the Supreme Court, which would likely reject the presidential order, experts say. India’s Hindu nationalist-led government on Monday used a presidential order to revoke the special constitutional status of Muslim-majority …
    • India redraws political map on Kashmir, raising tensions 06 Aug 2019 16:13 NEW DELHI (AP) — India is redrawing its political map again. Parliament has approved a proposal by the Hindu nationalist-led government that strips statehood from Jammu and Kashmir, its only Muslim-majority state, splitting the region into two union …
    • Indias risky Kashmir power grab, explained 06 Aug 2019 05:23 India’s government, led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has made a controversial move to usurp power from the nation’s only Muslim-majority state, potentially igniting unrest in one of the world’s most dangerous nuclear flashpoints. On Monday, Indian Home …
    • US briefing: Trump crowd chants 'send her back', Puerto Rico and Kevin Spacey 18 Jul 2019 10:01 Good morning, I’m Tim Walker with today’s essential stories. Crowd chants ‘send her back’ as Trump attacks Ilhan Omar Donald Trump’s demonisation of four Democratic congresswomen is growing nastier by the day, with the president apparently reveling in the …
    • Why Kampai will satiate your Japanese food cravings 05 May 2019 03:46 The new restaurant hub for millennials in Delhi is Aerocity. Areas such as Greater Kailash, Haus Khas & Defense Colony, once favourites for restaurant business, are now passé. Aerocity is well-planned and offers a good mix of F&B brands. When it …
    • Grapevine May 1, 2019: Heroines and heroes 30 Apr 2019 16:53 On its Facebook page, the Polish Embassy in Tel Aviv features portraits and thumbnail biographies of heroines of the Warsaw Ghetto. The details are in Polish, Hebrew and English, with the names accompanying the portraits of the women written in Hebrew and …
    • At Talkatora stadium, BJP trader leader is surrounded on stage 19 Apr 2019 20:45 New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi waves at the end of ‘Traders Sammelan’ at Talkatora Stadium, in New Delhi (PTI Photo/Kamal Kishore)  A group of traders, mostly from Mayapuri where violence broke out during a sealing drive last week, gathered on …
    • MBA graduate, mother held for duping five men 18 Feb 2019 22:22 A 43-year-old woman and her mother have been arrested for allegedly selling their Greater Kailash house to five different men using forged documents, the police said on Monday. Additional Deputy Commissioner of Police (South East) Ghanshyam Bansal said the …
    • Human Rights Watch Film Festival, London 31 Jan 2019 17:06 Many filmmakers, protagonists, Human Rights Watch researchers, and activists will take part in in-depth post-screening Q&A and panel discussions at the Barbican, BFI Southbank, and Regent Street Cinema. The festival will open at the Barbican on March …
    • HRW Film Festival to feature award-winning Palestinian film ‘Screwdriver’ 31 Jan 2019 13:41 PNN/ London/ The Human Rights Watch Film Festival will be presented in London from March 13-22, 2019, featuring 15 award-winning documentary and feature films, Human Rights Watch said today. The international line-up of films from Venezuela, South …
    • Delhi Conference Bolsters UK’s Brexit Case 14 Jan 2019 16:57 As Britain flounders towards its unpredictable semi-European future, an international foreign affairs conference in New Delhi has surprisingly produced a persuasive case for Brexit being the UK’s best long-term course, despite all the problems and …
    • China acquired over 20 ports around the world in 2018 after indebting countries 01 Jan 2019 07:43 Jan 01, 2019 News 0 In 2018 alone, China acquired over 20 deep water and air ports from several countries around the world. China was able to do so by lending those countries massive amounts of money they can never repay. The country is accused of …
    • New on Netflix January 2019 - best TV shows and films to watch 31 Dec 2018 17:09 Netflix kicks off 2019 with new original series like Sex Education starring Gillian Andeson. There's also a few guilty pleasures with Austin Powers for January's new additions. As well as Star Trek Discovery, the Series of Unfortunate Events …
    • Angelina Jolie doesn't rule out move into politics 28 Dec 2018 18:36 (KUTV) January sees some high-profile films leaving Netflix, but you can take solace in knowing that there is a equally impressive lot of titles coming to the streaming service next month. Last month's recommendations were completely culled from …
    • Coming to Netflix in January 2019   28 Dec 2018 16:00 (KUTV) January sees some high-profile films leaving Netflix, but you can take solace in knowing that there is a equally impressive lot of titles coming to the streaming service next month. Last month's recommendations were completely culled from …
    • Why Oakdale, Modesto Christian coaches are upbeat as upcoming tournament hosts 24 Dec 2018 22:31 Oakdale basketball coach Hondo Arpoika wasn’t sure where his team would be as the season approached. He had a solid senior class, some talented underclassmen and the usual wait for football season to end. Heading into the 48th annual Oakdale Rotary Classic …
    • New Netflix UK movies and box sets for January 2019 including Titans, Star Trek: Discovery and Lion 12 Dec 2018 16:55 With January fast approaching many of us will be contemplating New year's resolutions for 2019. Somewhere on that list will be something to do with an increase in physical exercise, giving up something you should never have started, and maybe even …
    • New to Netflix January 2019 - best TV shows and films to watch 12 Dec 2018 13:43 Netflix kicks off 2019 with new original series like Sex Education starring Gillian Andeson. There's also a few guilty pleasures with Austin Powers for January's new additions. As well as Star Trek Discovery, the Series of Unfortunate Events …
    • Roundup: Los Banos earns share of WAC championship with thrilling win over Pacheco. 27 Oct 2018 09:19 Los Banos head coach Dustin Caropreso wanted a screen pass to running back Justin Incaprera. Quarterback Dasani Tate saw something else. The Tigers quarterback went with the other option on the play and the result was a 70-yard touchdown to receiver Landon …
    • China, Pakistan Will Compromise to Keep Relationship Going - Senior Analyst 24 Oct 2018 22:20 Interviews 14:24 24.10.2018(updated 18:29 24.10.2018) Get short URL Jabin T Jacob, a senior regional security analyst based in Delhi, told Sputnik that despite the recent change in Islamabad’s diplomacy vis-à-vis Beijing, the mechanisms underpinning the …
    • Roundup: RC nears perfection; Central starts slow, but rolls; Davis close to .500 20 Oct 2018 06:49 Ripon Christian closed in on a perfect season with ease on Friday night. Five Knights scored touchdowns as RC (9-0, 6-0 SL) rolled to a 41-0 victory over host Le Grand (3-6, 2-4). How dominant is Ripon Christian? It’s outscored its opponents 381-58 and has …
    • Roundup: Golden Valley scores late to win thriller over Atwater. Los Banos, Pacheco win big. 06 Oct 2018 16:54 Jose Orozco scored on an 8-yard touchdown run to give the Golden Valley High football team the lead with 2 minutes and 15 seconds left, and the Cougars defense stopped the Atwater offense late to hold on to a 27-21 win on Friday night at Dave Honey Stadium …
    • Roundup: Los Banos gets offensive in victory. Merced clobbers El Capitan. 22 Sep 2018 10:59 The Los Banos High offense was clicking on Friday night. Quarterback Dasani Tate threw three touchdowns in just his second start and running back Justin Incaprera rushed for 158 yards and two scores as the Tigers outlasted Grace Davis 42-32 at Loftin …
    • News Alerts! Russian aircraft shot down by Syrian government missiles: Russian Defense Ministry 18 Sep 2018 09:43 2:30 pm: Is Navjot Sidhu ji a Pakistan spokesperson? Is he a Pakistani Govt official? It is Pakistan which has to officially put out a statement or communication on this(Kartarpur corridor), not him. Unfortunately, he thinks politics is also a comedy show: …
    • National treasures should come before sports 13 Sep 2018 16:11 After the National Museum of Brazil’s grand celebration of its 200th anniversary in July, its sudden destruction earlier this month in a massive blaze shocked the world. Established by the Portuguese imperial family in its Brazilian colony, the museum …
    • Raising a stink 27 Aug 2018 11:19 Ragpickers at Bhalswa landfill site. (Express Photo by Praveen Khanna) The year 2015 was an eye-opener of sorts for Arpit Bhargava. Down with dengue, the lawyer started thinking about the link between waste and diseases. But thoughts gave way to action …
    • Why Los Banos’ quarterback isn’t your normal two-sport athlete. 24 Aug 2018 03:01 It was a nervous week for Dustin Caropreso. The Los Banos High football coach wasn’t sure he’d get his starting quarterback back in one piece. Junior Colby Copp missed a week of practices earlier this month to travel to Tennessee to compete in one of the …
    • Kofi Annan: Former UN secretary general and Nobel Peace Prize laureate 20 Aug 2018 15:39 In December 1996, the selection of Kofi Annan as the seventh secretary general of the United Nations had been a milestone. This was the first time in the history of the UN that a secretary general had been chosen from the UN staff, and Annan, an …
    • CPEC: Pakistan’s ‘Chinanization’ or Colonization? 17 Jun 2018 08:20 By Adnan Qaiser     17/6/2018 Adnan Qaiser is a Research Associate at the prestigious Conference of Defence Associations Institute, Canada, with a distinguished career in the armed forces and international diplomacy. He examines Sino-Pak relations …
    • Taste of success 27 May 2018 21:20 Mahendragarh: Students of Center for Innovation Skill and Entrepreneurship Development (CISED) at the Central University of Haryana (CUH) have bagged the first position in organic food fest category during the ‘Festival of Bharat’ held in New Delhi …
    • PM Narendra Modi's 43rd edition of 'Mann Ki Baat': Full text 29 Apr 2018 16:43 PM Modi spoke on a variety of issues during the  43rd edition of his radio programmed Mann Ki Baat. Photo:PTI Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday addressed the nation through his monthly radio programme - Mann Ki Baat - during which he touched upon a …
    • Mann ki Baat: Full text of PM Modi’s speech 29 Apr 2018 09:08 Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the nation in his 43rd Mann ki Baat radio programme on Sunday. My dear countrymen, Namaskar. Just a while ago, from the 4th of April to the 15th of April, the 21st Commonwealth Games were held in Australia. 71 …
    • Total SA 25 Apr 2018 16:03 Key Employees Patrick Pouyanne Chief Executive Officer, Chairman, Executive Board Anne Marie Idrac Director, Non Executive Board Marie Christine Coisne Roquette Director, Non Executive Board Gerard Lamarche Director, Non Executive Board Patrick Artus …
    • Political crimes of the United Kingdom exposed by Russian diplomat 25 Apr 2018 15:28 Excerpts from remarks by Russian Foreign Ministry spokesperson Maria Zakharova delivered April 19, 2018 – see The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation for her full remarks Russian Foreign Ministry spokesperson Maria Zakharova makes these …
    • Maldives Declines Indian Invite for Joint Exercise, Analysts Cite China as Cause 28 Feb 2018 13:48 Opinion 14:10 28.02.2018(updated 14:11 28.02.2018) Get short URL The Maldives’ rejection of India’s invitation for a multilateral military exercise without conveying any strong reason is being considered the biggest rebuff by the Indian Ocean archipelago …
    • From 'fragrant' Filipinas to shooting vaginas: Duterte's top 6 sexist remarks 14 Feb 2018 02:12 Being the father of the nation has not changed President Rodrigo Duterte when it comes to using misogynistic language Published 9:47 AM, February 14, 2018 Updated 9:58 AM, February 14, 2018 MANILA, Philippines – After one year and 8 months, it has become …
    • Merced hoping to make second-half run in CCC. First step was rout of Buhach Colony. 27 Jan 2018 11:27 Jeremy Redwine started it with a 3-pointer from the top of the key less than a minute into the game. Adam Cardoso and Anthony Robinson followed with two more shots from long distance less than a minute apart. Xavier Stewart followed with two baskets in the …
    • Indian Income Tax raids in Tamil Nadu: Huge tax evasion by relatives of Sasikala, Dinakaran of income of ₹1,430 crores! 25 Nov 2017 05:55 Narada News by Dr. Abdul Ruff Colachal November 24, 2017 A critical point has been repeated in these columns about rampant corruption being promoted by the federal and state governments as a key policy to loot the national resources at various levels by …
    • Egan scores 3 TDs to help Merced keep Mayor’s Cup. Buhach Colony wins Bloss Bowl. 04 Nov 2017 14:06 Garrett Egan rushed for three touchdowns as the Merced High football team overcame a sloppy start to defeat Golden Valley 30-0 in the 24th annual Battle for the Mayor’s Cup on Friday night at Veterans Stadium. The Bears (4-6, 3-3 Central California …
    • Prediction column: Week 10 rivalry games will settle league titles. How cool is that? 03 Nov 2017 08:38 Where will you be? Who do you like? Here’s a quick look at Week 10’s must-see match-ups and our picks: Oakdale (8-1, 6-0) at Central Catholic (8-0, 6-0): The Bee’s top-two large-school teams are also the top two teams in the southern half of the Sac- …
    • Oakdale, Central Catholic battle for supremacy; plus expanded small-school rankings 30 Oct 2017 21:06 Large School Comprised of teams from the Central California Conference, Modesto Metro Conference, Valley Oak League and Western Athletic Conference. 1. (1) Oakdale (8-1, 6-0): The Mustangs can clinch their 13th VOL championship in 16 seasons with a victory …
    • Power rankings: MoHi enters Top 10 after upset of previously unbeaten Downey 24 Oct 2017 18:56 Large School Comprised of teams from the Central California Conference, Modesto Metro Conference, Valley Oak League and Western Athletic Conference. 1. (1) Oakdale (7-1, 5-0): Josh Jacobson (114 yards, touchdown) and Oscar Ramos (81 yards, two touchdowns) …
    • There are six football teams still unbeaten. Here’s how they’ve remained perfect. 19 Oct 2017 01:38 Los Banos football coach Dustin Caropreso has been here before: undefeated going into Week 8. He was a senior the last time the Tigers (7-0, 2-0) traveled this far into the season without a loss. The year was 1992 and “Baby Got Back” blasted through the …
    • Buhach Colony finds success using quarterback in different ways. El Capitan blitzed. 30 Sep 2017 11:29 The Buhach Colony High football team wants to find different ways to use the skills of quarterback Clay Abrams. They displayed a few ways on Friday night. Abrams opened the scoring with a 66-yard touchdown run on a designed run and later threw touchdown …
    • Predictions: Downey, Modesto stay on collision course in Modesto Metro Conference 28 Sep 2017 01:03 It’s Week 5 in the Stanislaus District and our attention shifts to the Modesto Metro Conference, where it’s homecoming week for Downey and Davis. The Knights look to keep the party rocking all night long at Chuck Hughes Stadium in the Central Valley …
    • Total SA 23 Sep 2017 11:48 Key Employees Patrick Pouyanne Chief Executive Officer, Chairman, Executive Board Anne Marie Idrac Director, Non Executive Board Marie Christine Coisne Roquette Director, Non Executive Board Gerard Lamarche Director, Non Executive Board Patrick Artus …
    • Predictions: Central Catholic will counter Manteca's size with 'scrappers' 20 Sep 2017 23:24 Two years ago, the Central Catholic football team walked into one of the most tradition-rich stadiums in the Stanislaus District and dictated terms with two hulking linebackers: Kekupaa Freehauf and Austin Escobar. Freehauf and Escobar set the physical …
    • The many challenges India's new Defense Minister faces 20 Sep 2017 03:48 By Barkha Dutt Editor's note: Barkha Dutt is an Emmy nominated, multi-award winning journalist and author based in Delhi. She is a television Anchor and journalist with over 20 years experience and a specialization in conflict reporting from areas such …
    • Livingston’s Guzman scores four touchdowns; Gustine’s Perez tops 300 rushing yards 10 Sep 2017 07:49 Anderson Guzman had a career night, scoring four touchdowns to lead the Livingston High football team to a 42-0 win over Le Grand on Friday night at Livingston High. Guzman scored on runs of 3, 2, 4 and 38 yards against the outmanned Bulldogs. It was a …
    • Predictions: Regional heavyweights collide in Oakdale and Stockton on Friday. 07 Sep 2017 20:54 It will be a contrast in styles and culture when the Oakdale High football team hosts mighty Folsom on Friday evening. The Bulldogs have blossomed into a true state power and Division-I talent factory under coach Kris Richardson. Folsom has won two CIF …
    • Predictions: If you want your football team to win early, you’d better have this. 01 Sep 2017 12:25 Experience matters as much in high school football as talent or sheer numbers. That much was clear in Week 0 as the programs with veteran-laden rosters cruised down victory lane. Del Campo of Fair Oaks made the trek to Merced with 33 seniors, each battle- …
    • Can Central California Conference teams rebound after tough first week? 31 Aug 2017 00:58 It was a rough start to the season for the Central California Conference. Only Pitman emerged from the opening week with a victory as the CCC opened with a 1-6 record combined. Turlock, Merced and Buhach Colony opened with some tough matchups. “I think the …
    • World View: Christopher Clary — India will define its future with answers to 3 questions 16 Aug 2017 07:26 By Christopher Clary This week, as India celebrates 70 years of independence, it celebrates also its status as a great power. As the most important "global swing state," the nation is actively courted from all directions. But what kind of power …
    • Today is India’s 70th birthday. How it answers these 3 questions will define its future — and the world’s. 15 Aug 2017 10:03 This week, as India celebrates 70 years of independence, it celebrates also its status as a great power. As the most important “global swing state,” the nation is actively courted from all directions. But what kind of power will India become? The answers …
    • Could a war break out between India and China — again? 21 Jul 2017 02:11 “The United States does not recognize our countries as great powers.” Chairman Mao Zedong, the Communist revolutionary and the founding father of the People’s Republic of China, said this to Jawaharlal Nehru, India’s first prime minister, in 1954. The two …
    • How India is Playing its Indian Ocean Ace Card 07 Jul 2017 16:15 For an isolated outpost over 800 miles from India’s coast, the Andaman and Nicobar Islands have made surprising number of appearances in the Indian headlines the past two months. In May, Prime Minister Modi Narendra Modi implored his countrymen to visit …
    • Live antibiotics use bacteria to kill bacteria 13 Jun 2017 15:35 The woman in her 70s was in trouble. What started as a broken leg led to an infection in her hip that hung on for two years and several hospital stays. At a Nevada hospital, doctors gave the woman seven different antibiotics, one after the other. The drugs …
    • World news photos: Naked weekend, blowing up rubble 12 Jun 2017 11:59 JAKE ELLISON, SPECIAL TO SEATTLEPI.COM Published 8:35 pm, Sunday, June 11, 2017 Photo: Gary Hershorn/Getty Images The moon rises above lower Manhattan and One World Trade Center in New York City on June 10, 2017, as seen from West Orange, NJ. The moon …
    • World news photos: Naked weekend, blowing up the rubble and more 12 Jun 2017 11:22 JAKE ELLISON, SPECIAL TO SEATTLEPI.COM Published 6:35 pm, Sunday, June 11, 2017 Photo: Gary Hershorn/Getty Images The moon rises above lower Manhattan and One World Trade Center in New York City on June 10, 2017, as seen from West Orange, NJ. The moon …
    • For China, which is riding the North Korean tiger, getting off isn’t easy 05 May 2017 23:24 Certainly, North Korea tests the powers that meet here-China, the US, Russia, Japan and South Korea-and holds the card in the precarious status quo. (Illustration: Rohnit phore) We all know by now that North Korea is economically sapped, has conducted five …
    • The case for Urdu as Pakistan's official language 02 May 2017 02:42 Illustration by Marium Ali A patriotic song blares through speakers placed on either side of the stage. The Urdu ditty that talks down terrorists was produced and released by the army’s public relations department in response to the 2014 Army Public School …
    • Chinese Troops Participate in Pakistan’s Republic Day Parade 23 Mar 2017 13:57 ISLAMABAD —  A grand annual military parade marking Pakistan’s Republic Day has for the first time involved Chinese troops, underscoring Beijing’s increasingly strong partnership with Islamabad. The Pakistan military displayed its conventional and nuclear- …
    • Obama’s unreported Pakistan sanctions limit U.S. options for looming Afghanistan crisis 02 Feb 2017 00:34 How the U.S. Trump Administration deals with emerging Afghanistan, Pakistan, and Iran issues may have been affected by the policies and last-minute sanctions enacted by the outgoing administration. Special to WorldTribune.com By Gregory R. Copley, Editor, …
    • Acts of faith: Why people get killed over blasphemy in Pakistan 05 Jan 2017 03:38 An angry mob sets Christian homes on fire in Joseph Colony, Lahore, in 2013 | M Arif, White Star Even though the rally had ended late, even though the night sky over Gangapur was turning translucent, Falak Sher’s wife insisted we stop by her house for …