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By Tajuddin
In Local News
Dec 8th, 2015
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Toronto,Canada ( National Post + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Inside a high-security prison, wearing a bright-orange inmate’s jumpsuit, Abdirahman Warsame sat passively with arms crossed for most of his detention review, until suddenly angered with what a Canada Border Services Agency official was saying. “S...
By Tajuddin
In SPOTLIGHT
Dec 5th, 2015
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Hamilton, Ontario Province, Canada ( CBC News + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Anisa Ibrahim, the Somali mother who faces extradition charges on abducting her two children from the U.K., surrendered herself to a committal of extradition in court Friday. But she still plans to fight being surrendered back to th...
By Tajuddin
In Uncategorized
Dec 2nd, 2015
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San Francisco,California State , United States of America ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan introduced their new baby daughter to the world Tuesday along with a $45 billion initiative to improve the lives of those in her generation and those th...
By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Nov 27th, 2015
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Valletta,Malta ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Queen Elizabeth II opened the Commonwealth summit Friday on the Mediterranean island of Malta — a meeting that this year will focus on climate change and the threat of extremist violence. The 89-year-old British monarch praised the accomplishments of t...
By Tajuddin
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Nov 27th, 2015
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Hong Kong, China ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Canada’s Miss World contestant was denied permission to board a flight to the beauty pageant finals in China on Thursday, a move she said was punishment for speaking out against human rights abuses in the country. Anastasia Lin, a 25-year-old Ch...
By Tajuddin
In BUSINESS
Nov 18th, 2015
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Washington ( CNN + DIPLOMAT.SO) – The U.S. more than doubled its imports of oil from Iraq between August and September, according to a Platts analysis of U.S. Energy Information Administration statistics. The dramatic increase in Iraqi oil imports is only adding to the already-massive supply gl...
By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Nov 7th, 2015
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Ottawa,Canada ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Canada’s new prime minister Justin Trudeau set a milestone in Canadian politics this week when he unveiled a new cabinet with equal numbers of men and women. Asked why having a gender-balanced cabinet was important to him, he simply responded: “Because ...
By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Oct 26th, 2015
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Vancouver, British Columbia ( AP + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Five British nationals died when a whale watching boat with 27 people on board sank off Vancouver Island, the British Foreign Minister said Monday. One person was missing and the rest were rescued, some by members of the local aboriginal community who...
By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Oct 21st, 2015
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Ottawa , Canada ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Canadian Liberal prime minister designate Justin Trudeau has confirmed that Canada will withdraw its fighter jets from the US-led mission against Islamic State in Iraq and Syria. In his first news conference following the sweeping majority Liberal vic...
By Tajuddin
In Local News
Oct 20th, 2015
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Ottawa , Canada ( DIPLOMAT.SO) – Liberal candidate Ahmed Hussen swept York South-Weston. The win give the riding back to the Liberals following NDP incumbent Mike Sullivan’s stint. This made Hussen the first Somali-Canadian MP in Canada. “We feel like finally, after 25 years, we are Canadian,” ...