California Judge Will Lose His Job Over 6-Month Sentence in Stanford Sexual Assault Case

Two years after former Stanford University student Brock Turner was sentenced to just six months in jail for sexually assaulting an unconscious woman, voters in Santa Clara County, California, voted to recall the judge who sentenced him. Judge Aaron Persky of the Santa Clara County Superior Court will be promptly replaced by Cindy Hendrickson, an assistant district attorney who supported […]

US climate report warns nation will lose out if it doesn’t act

US climate report warns nation will lose out if it doesn’t act

Salwan Georges / The Washington Post via Getty By Colin Barras and Andy Coghlan Global warming is caused by human activity and failure to address it will cost the US dearly. That’s the uncompromising message from a draft of a major US report on climate science. The full report is due to be published in […]

Will British airlines lose their rights to fly to America after Brexit?

Will British airlines lose their rights to fly to America after Brexit?

THERE has been much chatter among frequent flyers in London this week about a front-page splash in the Financial Times claiming that British negotiations with America to replace the EU-US Open Skies Treaty are in trouble: The US is offering Britain a worse “open skies” deal after Brexit than it had as an EU member, […]

Pakistan could lose territories to terrorists: US Secretary of State

Pakistan could lose territories to terrorists: US Secretary of State

Rex Tillerson has said he has urged Pakistan’s leadership to consider the possibility of terrorists shifting focus from Kabul to Islamabad in the future. By Zee Media Bureau | Updated: Dec 15, 2017, 17:16 PM IST Soldiers carry the body of their colleague after he was killed by terrorists in the border areas with Afghanistan. […]