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Trump approves official travel to Taiwan

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump signed off on Friday (Mar 16) on new rules allowing top-level US officials to travel to Taiwan to meet their Taipei counterparts, a move that will anger Beijing. 226 more words

Current Affairs

The end of the Wichita State-Marshall game took about a year and fans were furious

The end of Wichita State and Marshall game was the thing March Madness is made of — shots that will go down in history, huge defensive stops, all of the excitement of a 13-seed on the edge of upsetting a 4-seed. 443 more words


Trump’s and Kushner’s companies are doing business together. That’s alarming.

(Source: www.vox.com)

The Trump Organization and Jared Kushner’s family company are quietly doing business together — and government ethics experts are alarmed that it’s adding yet another dimension to the Trump administration’s conflict of interest problems. 952 more words


Elephant poachers arrested in Malaysia

(Source: sg.news.yahoo.com)

Asian elephants, found in India and Southeast Asia, are listed as an endangered species

Four heavily armed poachers who targeted wild elephants in Malaysia have been caught, officials said Tuesday, the second such arrest in less than two years. 265 more words

Current Affairs

CKBC Awards Banquet and AGM take place May 5

Join CKBC for our 2017 Awards and Scholarship Banquet and AGM taking place on Saturday, May 5 at the Whonnock Lake Centre in Maple Ridge… 154 more words


Demystifying the Judging System: Roles, Rules & Report Cards (Part 2 of 3)

This is the second instalment in a three-part series about Demystifying the Judging System. Read Part 1: Roles here.

Part 2: Rules


Like the other figure skating disciplines, synchronized skating is governed by rules and regulations created by the… 1,743 more words


SARS officials dragged me with my manhood, took N30,000 before releasing me

A victim of police brutality has said that he paid N30,000 to the men of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad last Thursday to secure his freedom when he was arrested on trumped-up charge of possessing Indian hemp. 10 more words