South Korea, Invest $21.5B Into Nuclear Technology
Trending Asia

South Korea, Invest $21.5B Into Nuclear Technology

Reading Time: 2 minutes Currently, South Korea has six nuclear-capable reactors and increasing Assistant Director Jiyoung Lee of South Korea’s Ministry of Small and Medium Size Enterprises (S.M.E.) and Startups Announces its country’s 2022 Nuclear S.M.E. Technology Development Support Plans.  The South Korean government identified 51 core to aid with the advancements of S.M.E.s and will provide research and Read More…

What To Do When Your Flight Gets Cancelled or Delayed:
Canada Trending

What To Do When Your Flight Gets Cancelled or Delayed:

Reading Time: 2 minutes Airport delays continue to be an unwelcomed aftermath of the COVID pandemic Flying can be stressful. Since airlines must meet a certain number of operating hours and available seats, they often have to cancel or re-schedule flights. Depending on your flight, you might experience delays due to bad weather, maintenance issues with an aircraft, staffing Read More…

World News Trending

August 12, A Day To Celebrate Youth Globally

Reading Time: 2 minutes “Young people are the leaders of today and tomorrow.” Today, the world is celebrating International Youth Day to recognize youth’s critical role in making the world a better place. In addition, it is a day to bring attention to issues surrounding today’s youth with ongoing discussions about challenges and hardships youth experience globally. This year’s Read More…

Viola Desmond Recognized As A Person Of National Historic Significance
Canada Trending

Viola Desmond Recognized As A Person Of National Historic Significance

Reading Time: 2 minutes In 20218, the Canadian government named Viola Desmond a National Historic Person The Honourable Sean Fraser, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, and Member of Parliament for Central Nova Scotia will take part in a Historic Sites and Monuments Board of Canada plaque unveiling ceremony on Friday, August 12th, to commemorate the national historical significance Read More…

U.S.A Trending

US Attorney General Files To Unseal Warrant Against Trump

Reading Time: < 1 minute The case involving Donald Trump and the FBI continues to cause tension around the US. On Monday, the FBI raided Trump’s home in Florida in search of potentially stolen information that belonged to the White House. The following week continued with many Republicans and allies of Trump speaking up about the undignified and unnecessary search Read More…

World News Africa Literature Trending

A Glimpse of Amanda’s Crime

Reading Time: 2 minutes A Glimpse of Amanda’s Crime Amanda is a hero in the police department. But she has an emotional underbelly and can’t solve her heartaches. But she possesses a social and professional veneer that is difficult to fault. The novelist, Anthony Onugba, offers a professional treatment of Amanda’s Crime, such that fictional elements begin to linger Read More…

Eastern Canada Trending

Ontario Introduces Legislation To Build 1.5 Million New Homes In Toronto and Ottawa

Reading Time: 2 minutes If the Strong Mayors, Building Homes Act passes, significant changes come into effect in November 2022. The Ontario government has introduced legislation giving more responsibility to the mayors of Ottawa and Toronto to deliver on shared provincial-municipal priorities, which includes building 1.5 million new homes within the next ten years. If the Strong Mayors, Building Read More…

One-millionth Person Displaced By Somalia Drought
Asia Trending

One-millionth Person Displaced By Somalia Drought

Reading Time: 2 minutes A devastating drought in Somalia has reached unprecedented levels, as the one-millionth person displaced by the drought was registered this week. By: Karl SchembriRegional Media Advisor, East Africa & Yemen e-mail: karl.schembri@nrc.no Mobile +254 741 664 562 www.nrc.no More than 755,000 people have been internally displaced in Somalia because of the severe drought this year, bringing Read More…

Middle East Trending

1 Year Since Taliban Takeover, Afghans Are Paying A High Price For Peace

Reading Time: 3 minutes Neil Turner, the Norwegian Refugee Council’s Country Director, remarks on the one-year mark of the Taliban takeover of Afghanistan: Joanna NahorskaMobile: +47 481 20 913 | + 32 474 160 470 | Twitter: @Joanna_NahorskaNorwegian Refugee Councilwww.nrc.no | Facebook | Twitter “We have witnessed shocking levels of poverty and suffering in Afghanistan over the past year. The economic restrictions imposed Read More…

Mayoral Candidate Don Woodstock, Calls Glen Murray A "Habitual Quitter"
Trending Western Canada

Mayoral Candidate Don Woodstock, Calls Glen Murray A “Habitual Quitter”

Reading Time: 2 minutes Woodstock asks Murray to sign a contract stating he will not quit if he is elected to serve as the city’s next Mayor Winnipeg: Today, Don Woodstock, candidate for Mayor of the City of Winnipeg, challenged mayoral candidate Glen Murray to commit in writing to serving a full term in office should he be elected as Read More…

Ouellette Promises To Overhaul E.P.C If Elected Winnipeg's Next Mayor
Western Canada Elections Trending

Ouellette Promises To Overhaul E.P.C If Elected Winnipeg’s Next Mayor

Reading Time: < 1 minute The Executive Policy Committee (E.P.C), the Mayor’s Cabinet is made by appointment which many have called an unfair antiquated processE.P.C. is made up of the Mayor and six councillors who act as civic committee chairpersons. The EPC+2 concept includes two additional members: Deputy Mayor and the acting Deputy Mayor. As a result, the 16-member council Read More…

Eastern Canada Trending

Ontario Parents To Receive An Additional $225 Million For Kids’ Learning

Reading Time: 2 minutes “No commitments to raise wages, increase benefits, guarantee paid sick, or invest in public schools,” says Ontario CUPE President, Freh Hahn. Parents in Ontario may be receiving money directly from the provincial government soon. On August 9, the Ontario government announced a few changes they are making to their budget for this year, which also Read More…

World News Trending

Racism Is Not Patriotism

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Dangers Of Political Parties To Accept Far-right Ideologies should be setting off alarm bells around the globe Politic parties are increasingly accepting far-right ideologies as their platforms, and there seem to be a few reasons for this. Some academics and politicians argue this response to the public’s disillusionment with the current political system. Others Read More…

U.S.A Entertainment Literature Trending

J. Michael Miller’s Kid Cretaceous

Reading Time: 2 minutes Geologic history tells us that the Cretaceous period is about 145 to 66 million years behind us. But it continues to hold creative charm for writers and artists. J. Michael Miller’s comic is a journey into creative drawings that transport us into an era of robust human civilization. Famed as the most durable geological period Read More…

Norwegian Refugee Council 2022 Recipient of the US$2.5 Million Hilton Humanitarian Prize
World News Trending

Norwegian Refugee Council 2022 Recipient of the US$2.5 Million Hilton Humanitarian Prize

Reading Time: 3 minutes The Hilton prize is the largest humanitarian prize to be awarded annually to a non-profit organization By: Jessica WanlessAdvocacy and Media Section, Oslo, NRC The Conrad N. Hilton Foundation announced today that The Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) has been selected as the 2022 Conrad N. Hilton Humanitarian Prize recipient and will receive US$2.5 million in funding. As Read More…

Marathon Session In U.S Senate, Needed To Pass The Inflation Reduction Act
U.S.A Trending

Marathon Session In U.S Senate, Needed To Pass The Inflation Reduction Act

Reading Time: < 1 minute Climate, Medical, And Taxation Addressed In Act Passed By US Senate On Sunday, August 8th, 2022, the U.S. Senate passed a significant bill impacting climate, inflation, and medical costs. By a vote of 50-50, the Inflation Reduction Act passed without the support of any Republicans, with Vice President Kamala Harris being the deciding vote ensuring Read More…

U.S.A Trending

Monkeypox Now A Public Health Emergency In The US

Reading Time: 2 minutes After an announcement naming Monkeypox a global health emergency a few weeks ago, the United States declared it a public health emergency across the entire country.  On Thursday, August 4, 2022, the Health Secretary, Xavier Becerra, announced in a press release that the Biden Administration marks Monkeypox as a public health emergency. Last month, the Read More…

Canada Announces Temporary Import Ban On The Importation Of Restricted Handguns
Canada Trending

Canada Announces Temporary Import Ban On The Importation Of Restricted Handguns

Reading Time: 2 minutes The national freezes on handguns take effect on August 19, 2022 In many communities across the nation, gun violence has caused devastating outcomes, and too many Canadians have lost loved ones. According to Statistics Canada, firearms were used in over 40 percent of homicides in Canada in 2019. The number of registered handguns in Canada Read More…

Breaking News Trending Western Canada

D&M Caribbean Flava, Winnipeg’s Newest Authentic Caribbean Restaurant

Reading Time: 2 minutes Councillor Jason Schreyer for Elmwood – East Kildonan was on hand for the ceremonial ribbon cutting D&M Caribbean Flava, Winnipeg’s newest and most authentic Caribbean restaurant from restaurateurs Darica and Marcel, had its ribbon-cutting ceremony on Thursday Afternoon. Councillor Jason Schreyer for Elmwood – East Kildonan was on hand to help cut the ribbon and celebrate the opening of Read More…

Elections Trending

Woodstock Plans To Put Plain Clothes Officers On Transit Buses If Elected Mayor

Reading Time: 2 minutes Transit violence on Winnipeg buses has seen a steady increase annually On August 3, 2022, Don Woodstock spoke about his proposal to make public transit safer in Winnipeg and his action plan if elected Mayor. Woodstock starts his speech by addressing the amount of violence and attacks that have been happening on public transit and its Read More…

Breaking News Trending U.S.A

Kansas A Very Conservative State, Voted To Uphold Women’s Right To An Abortion

Reading Time: 2 minutes Kansas is the first State in America to put abortion rights on the primary election ballot August 2, 2022, was a big day in Kansas. The Primary Elections took place, and a proposed amendment to the state’s abortion laws caused one of the most significant turns out of the decade. The United States Supreme court Read More…

Unprecedented Flash Floods Batter Rural Afghanistan
Asia Trending

Unprecedented Flash Floods Batter Rural Afghanistan

Reading Time: 3 minutes Statement by Neil Turner, the Norwegian Refugee Council’s (NRC) Country Director, on the situation in severely flood-hit Afghan provinces: “This year’s unseasonal flooding is catastrophic for impacted communities in Afghanistan. The scale of destruction is unparalleled. Flash floods have swept away entire sections of roads and other critical infrastructure – bridges, wheat mills, hospitals and Read More…