British parliament to debate petition on Trump state visit.

British lawmakers will hold a debate on Feb. 20 on a petition signed by more than 1.6 million people calling for a planned state visit by US President Donald Trump to be cancelled to avoid embarrassing Queen Elizabeth… Debate was called by the Petitions Committee of the lower house of parliament. On the same day,…

Selena Gomez makes it ‘Instagram official’ with beau The Weeknd…!!

singer Selena Gomez apparently has made it ‘Instagram official’ with the Canadian singing sensation and ‘earned it’ singer, The Weeknd. Yes, that’s right. Selena and The Weeknd are now a thing. Earlier in January, Selena Gomez and The Weeknd (né Abel Tesfaye) were spotted having dinner in L.A., where they were also pictured while sharing…

Iranian student deported in chaos of Trump’s Muslim ban.

Sara Yarjani handed her passport to an immigration officer at Los Angeles airport she was sure she’d be waved through customs, as had happened before. Instead, 23 hours later, she was deported… 35-year-old Iranian graduate student became one of the first victims of the chaos unleashed by President Donald Trump’s executive order blocking citizens from…

Iran warns US not to ´create new tensions´ over missiles…!

Iran´s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Tuesday warned the United States against “creating new tensions” with Tehran over ballistic missile tests… “We hope that Iran´s defence programme is not used by the new US administration… as a pretext to create new tensions,” Zarif said..! The UN Security Council is due to hold emergency talks…

Appoint Mia Khalifa as US ambassador to Saudi Arabia, petition urges Donald Trump.

At a time when Donald Trump is busy preparing his team to run the United States administration, an online petition has urged the US President-elect to appoint porn star Mia Khalifa as the next US ambassador to Saudi Arabia. Donald Trump is busy preparing his team to run the United States administration, an online petition…

Trump replaces acting US immigration and customs chief.

President Donald Trump on Monday replaced the acting head of US Immigration and Customs Enforcement, a holdover from Barack Obama´s administration, as he battled mounting fallout over his controversial immigration orders… No reason was given for the decision to replace Daniel Ragsdale, announced barely an hour after Trump fired another Obama appointee, acting attorney general…

PM Trudeau says Canada stands with Muslims…!

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Monday in the wake of a deadly shooting at a Quebec mosque that all of Canada stands with its Muslim minority population. “Last night´s horrible crime against the Muslim community was an act of terror committed against Canada and against all Canadians,” Trudeau said in the House of Commons. To…

‘Hidden Figures,’ ‘Fences’ lead politically charged SAG awards…!

“Hidden Figures” was the surprise best film ensemble winner at Sunday’s Screen Actors Guild awards, a show overshadowed by politics as stars slammed U.S. President Donald Trump for restricting entry for travelers from seven Muslim-majority nations. “Hidden Figures,” the true story of three black female mathematicians during the 1960s space race, ousted awards front-runners “Manchester…

Trump’s next move: H-1B and other work visa reforms…!

US President Donald Trump’s next target in his administration’s immigration policy will focus on work-visa programs that tech companies rely on to hire tens of thousands of workers each year…! The executive order is still a draft, according to the report, but if enacted, it could mean major overhauls in the way tech giants like…

You’re fired: Trump sacks top govt lawyer who defied ‘Muslim ban’.

U.S. President Donald Trump fired the federal government’s top lawyer Sally Yates on Monday after she took the extraordinarily rare step of defying the White House and refused to defend new travel restrictions targeting seven Muslim-majority nations. Yates said late on Monday that the Justice Department would not defend in court Trump’s directive that put…