WASHINGTON (AP) — At least six U.S. embassies in the Mideast, Asia and Europe are now warning of possible anti-American demonstrations and attacks after the release of a Senate report outlining harsh interrogation techniques used by the CIA on terror suspects....
The mining tax has dominated Australia’s political landscape this week. The Senate passed the mining tax on Monday imposing a 30 percent tax on super profits generated by mining companies from coal and iron ore. The tax revenue will be used to elevate income and pension funds of the less well-off Australians and to cut tax on small...
I awoke this morning to the news that one WikiLeaks memo speculated on the late Saleem Shahzad’s professional affiliations. In particular, this bit stood out: The poor bastard went down the rabbit hole and was neutralized. ISI is fully infiltrated by sympathizers and operatives. So, he was killed by ISI. Will we find a smoking...
Being a journalist in a Least Developed Country (LDC) like Bangladesh has its perks. There is never a dry day for news here! As the population is huge, at about 158 million according to the CIA World Factbook, news breaks out approximately every 15 minutes, as far as I can estimate. The issues include crime,...
Japan PM Shinzo Abe sends offerings to controversial war shrine
Tue, Apr 21, 2015 1:05PM UTC
SKorean PM Lee Wan Koo offers to resign amid bribery scandal
Tue, Apr 21, 2015 12:54PM UTC
UN refugee agency says Australia rejected Vietnamese at sea
Tue, Apr 21, 2015 10:06AM UTC