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Satellite Images Indicate Reconstruction of North Korean Launch Site

Reports suggest reconstruction of North Korean launch site

Following the underwhelming results of the US-North Korea Summit in Hanoi last week, the nuclear-powered Asian nation is now being alleged of rebuilding its Sohae launch site. Satellite images suggest rapid reconstruction on the site that began mid-February    North Korea is now being alleged of rebuilding its Sohae rocket launching station, previously dismantled as a sign of cooperation post the

Lowest Growth Target for China Since 1990  

Chinese Premier, Li Keqiang says “tough struggle” awaits China amid slowing economic growth

The world’s second largest economy, People’s Republic of China, has now set its lowest growth rate target since 1990, estimated at 6.0% to 6.5%. Chinese Premier, Li Keqiang, has affirmed that the country needs to be prepared for a “tough struggle” While addressing the National People’s Congress on Tuesday, Chinese Premier, Li Keqiang asserted, “We will face a graver and

India, China Leading Contributors in Global Greenery: NASA Study

NASA satellite data reveals the Earth is greening, with China and India jointly responsible for a third of the increase.

The world is getting greener and India, China are the leading contributors, revealed a recent study based on NASA satellites India and China are leading contributors to the increasing global greenery, says a study published this Monday, based on NASA satellite data analysed by researchers across the world. The massive tree plantation programmes and agriculture intensive economies are two of

Political Unveiling: Thailand’s Princess to Run for Prime Minister

Thailand’s Princess, Ubolratana Rajakanya Sirivadhana Barnavadi to run for office in the March elections

Princess of Thailand and Thai King Maha Vajiralongkorn’s elder sister, Ubolratana Rajakanya Sirivadhana Barnavadi was revealed as the new Prime Ministerial candidate in the national elections, scheduled for next month. She is now the first and only member of the Royal family to run for office Thai Raksa Chart party officially nominated Thailand’s Princess Ubolratana Rajakanya Sirivadhana Barnavadi as their Prime

Sheikh Hasina Bags Landslide Victory in Bangladesh General Elections

Sheikh Hasina to start 3rd term as Bangladeshi PM post Bangladesh Awami League led coalition’s landslide victory in Bangladesh General Elections

Bangladesh Awami League bagged a landslide victory in Bangladesh’s General Elections. The party leader, Sheikh Hasina will now begin her 3th term as the Prime Minister of Bangladesh   According to the Bangladesh Election Commission, Bangladesh Awami League-led coalition won by a thundering majority in the Bangladesh General Elections held on December 30, 2018. The landslide victory sealed in a third

Southern Philippines Struck with 7.0. Magnitude Earthquake

7.0. earthquake strikes Southern Philippines Davao Oriental region on Saturday

An earthquake of 7.0. magnitude struck Southern Philippines 120 miles southeast of the city of Davao on Saturday morning. Pacific regions closer to the earthquake have been warned about a potential tsunami Southern Philippines was hit by 7.0. magnitude earthquake during the morning hours on Saturday. The earthquake broke out 120 miles southeast from the city of Davao, Philippines. Parts

Bangladesh PM Accuses Pakistan and BNP of Sabotaging Upcoming General Elections

Bangladesh’s PM Sheikh Hasina accused opposition party, BNP of teaming up with Pakistan and ISI to sabotage 11th General Elections

Bangladesh’s Prime Minister, Sheikh Hasina said that the Bangladesh Nationalist Party has paired up with the ISI and Pakistan to disrupt the upcoming Bangladeshi General Elections, scheduled for December 30, 2018 Ahead of Bangladesh’s 11th General Elections, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has alleged that Pakistan and the ISI have partnered with the Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) in order to sabotage the

Japan to Resume Commercial Whaling After Over 30 Years

Japanese government confirmed on Wednesday that the country will be quitting the International Whaling Commission, resuming commercial whaling for the first time in over three decades. Japan has received international criticism for the decision The Japanese government chief spokesperson, Yoshihide Suga, revealed on Wednesday that Japan would resume commercial whaling from July 2019. The decision ends an over 30 year long

Sri Lanka’s Supreme Court Declares Dissolution of Parliament Illegal 

President Sirisena (right), with Mr Rajapaksa, both who hail from the Sri Lanka Freedom Party

    This verdict is a resounding blow to Maithripala Sirisena, the President, who hails from the Sri Lanka Freedom Party and wanted to displace the candidate of the other party of the coalition – United National Party – from the Prime Ministerial post.  The Supreme Court of Sri Lanka has rejected the President Sirisena’s attempt to dismiss the Parliament and hold snap elections. This move has

Khaleda Zia, ex-PM of Bangladesh, is Barred from Contesting Elections

Khaleda Zia has been serving her prison sentence since February 2018

Khaleda Zia, Bangladesh’s ex-PM, who is currently jailed, had her candidature rejected by the country’s Election Commission The former Bangladesh Prime Minister Khaleda Zia is serving a 5-year jail term since February 2018, after a court convicted her for embezzlement of foreign donations meant for an orphanage named after her husband and Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) founder and slain president Ziaur Rahman,

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