August 4, 2022

United States condemns China’s missile launches around Taiwan in retaliation to Nancy Pelosi’s visit to island

White House Photo : iStock Washington: The United States on Thursday condemned China‘s launch of 11 ballistic missiles around Taiwan. Notably, missiles were launched by Beijing during military drills in retaliation to US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi‘s visit to the island. China launched a series of...

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Three people charged in fatal stabbing outside Mississauga banquet hall last month

Two men from Calgary and a man from Vancouver have been charged in connection with a stabbing outside a Mississauga banquet hall last month that left one man dead and another seriously injured. Peel police and paramedics responded to a weapons-related call at Mississauga Grand Banquet...

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Pope promotes Vatican nurse credited with saving his life

ROME —  Pope Francis has promoted a Vatican nurse whom he credited with saving his life to be his “personal health care assistant.” The Vatican announced the appointment of Massimiliano Strappetti in a one-line statement issued Thursday. Strappetti, the nursing coordinator of the Vatican’s health department, accompanied...

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