September 10, 2022

The GOP is learning just how hard it is to legislate abortion

South Carolina’s state senate on Thursday refused to pass a bill that would outlaw abortion after fertilization, with some exceptions, despite a Republican majority in that body. In South Carolina, as in states like Michigan, Kansas, Idaho, and Indiana, the challenge of legislating such extreme bans...

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Former Ontario teacher, COVID-19 commentator facing sexual misconduct allegations

Ryan Imgrund, a former teacher in Ontario who gained a significant social media following during the pandemic due to his commentary on COVID-19, is facing allegations of “sexually,” “emotionally” and “psychologically” abusing students. The allegations are detailed in a notice of hearing filed by the Ontario...

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Iran’s Revolutionary Guards maritime forces seize foreign smuggling diesel in Gulf, says state media

Iranian warship (File image) Photo : AP Tehran: Iranian naval forces on Saturday seized a foreign ship for allegedly smuggling fuel in the Gulf. The ship’s crew members were arrested by the Iranian forces. The ship was reportedly carrying 757,000 litres of smuggled diesel, reported Reutres....

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Iran’s Revolutionary Guards maritime forces seize foreign ‘fuel-smuggling ship’ in Gulf, says state media

Iranian warship (File image) Photo : AP Tehran: Iranian naval forces on Saturday seized a foreign ship for allegedly smuggling fuel in the Gulf. The ship’s crew members were arrested by the Iranian forces. The ship was reportedly carrying 757,000 litres of smuggled diesel, reported Reutres....

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Ukrainian troops make unexpected gains in the east, seize key town of Kupiansk from Russia

Ukrainian Soldier (File image) Photo : AP Kyiv: Ukrainian forces on Saturday claimed that they seized Kupiansk in eastern Ukraine. They reportedly dislodged Russian troops from the key logistics hub in the Kharkiv region. Notably, Ukraine is making unexpected gains in several in the northeast part...

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2015 Iran Nuclear deal: Tehran condemns joint statement by European powers on negotiations, calls its ‘unconstructive’

Iran’s national flag (File mage) Photo : iStock Iran on Saturday slammed three European powers — Britain, France and Germany — for their joint statement regarding negotiations to revive the 2015 nuclear deal. Iran’s Foreign Ministry described the statement as “unconstructive” and “regrettable”, reported news agency...

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Russia pulls out troops from areas of Ukraine’s Kharkiv region

IE 11 is not supported. For an optimal experience visit our site on another browser. Now Playing Russia pulls out troops from areas of Ukraine’s Kharkiv region 02:29 UP NEXT Agenda PAC targets anti-LGBTQ politicians ahead of the midterms 01:46 GOP escalates violent rhetoric as investigation...

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William, Kate, Harry and Meghan together observe floral tributes at Windsor Castle

Kate, William, Harry and Meghan Photo : REUTERS London: Warring brothers Prince William and Prince Harry, and their wives Kate and Meghan, reunited on Saturday to inspect floral tributes to Queen Elizabeth II and greet well-wishers. The two couples, all dressed in mourning black, were seen...

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