Trump slams 'ridiculous' court ruling on immigration – Channel NewsAsia

Channel NewsAsia Trump slams ‘ridiculous’ court ruling on immigrationChannel NewsAsiaStung by his second major setback on immigration, President Donald Trump on Wednesday slammed as “ridiculous” a court order blocking his attempt to deny cities harboring undocumented immigrants billions in federal funding. Pro-immigration protesters in …No one sabotages Donald Trump better than Donald TrumpThe GuardianTrump blasts ‘ridiculous’ […]

The Trump era, summarized in six little circles – Washington Post

Washington Post The Trump era, summarized in six little circlesWashington PostConsider this chart: These are the results in the new Washington Post-ABC News poll on a question that came out of nowhere to dominate a substantial chunk of the first 100 days of Donald Trump’s presidency: Did Barack Obama spy on Trump’s campaign?5 Things to […]

Mourinho wants Willian at United – sources – ESPN FC

ESPN FC Mourinho wants Willian at United – sourcesESPN FCThe Exploding Heads preview the highly anticipated Manchester derby and spot a few celebrities out in Manchester. Nemanja Vidic announced his retirement Friday after a successful career that included a dominant stint at Manchester United. Chelsea …Transfer news: The latest rumours from Man Utd, Chelsea, Arsenal and […]

Islamic State developing new weapons despite losses: arms monitor – TODAYonline

New York Times Islamic State developing new weapons despite losses: arms monitorTODAYonlineFILE PHOTO: A fighter of the ISIL holds a flag and a weapon on a street in Mosul. Photo: Reuters. mail · print. View all 0 comments. Tweet · Share. Published: 10:40 PM, April 26, 2017. ERBIL, Iraq – Islamic State militants have developed […]

'Downward spiral': UK slips to 40th place in press freedom rankings – The Guardian

The Guardian ‘Downward spiral’: UK slips to 40th place in press freedom rankingsThe GuardianChristophe Deloire of Reporters Without Borders: ‘If media freedom is not secure, then none of the other freedoms can be guaranteed.’ Photograph: Philippe Lopez/AFP/Getty Images. Press freedom …Singapore increased by three ranks to 151st place for World Press Freedom IndexThe Online Citizen2017 World […]

US starts to install Thaad in South Korea – TODAYonline

Newsweek US starts to install Thaad in South KoreaTODAYonlineA Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense System, or Thaad, undergoes a test. Photo: Ralph Scott/United States Department of Defense via The New York Times. Earlier-than-expected move triggers strong criticism from China, protests in Seoul. mail · print.US starts ‘swiftly’ installing controversial antimissile battery in South KoreaWashington PostUS sets […]

Facebook may have changed our lives but not our basest appetites – The Australian

The Australian Facebook may have changed our lives but not our basest appetitesThe AustralianThe most shocking aspect of the Easter Sunday Facebook murder of 74-year-old Robert Godwin Sr might be that this sort of social media mayhem is losing its ability to shock. A video of a 15-year-old girl being sexually assaulted by several teenage […]

Pope warns powerful to act humbly or risk ruin in TED talk – Daily Mail

Daily Mail Pope warns powerful to act humbly or risk ruin in TED talkDaily MailPope Francis has made a surprise appearance at a TED talk, urging world leaders to ‘act with humility and tenderness’. The pontiff delivered an 18-minute videotaped talk to a TED conference in Vancouver on ‘The Future You’ on Tuesday – the […]

China launches first home-built aircraft carrier amid S.China Sea tension – Channel NewsAsia

Los Angeles Times China launches first home-built aircraft carrier amid S.China Sea tensionChannel NewsAsiaChina launched its first domestically built aircraft carrier on Wednesday amid rising tension over North Korea and worries about Beijing’s assertiveness in the South China Sea. 26 Apr 2017 05:30PM …China, Sending a Signal, Launches a Home-Built Aircraft CarrierNew York TimesChina launches first […]