Natalie Portman to boycott Israeli award ceremony due to Netanyahu speech

Oscar-winning actress Natalie Portman has refused to attend an Israeli awards ceremony in her honour because she doesn’t want to be seen in support of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. Ms Portman refused to attend the Genesis Prize ceremony where Netanyahu was set to speak in protest against “recent events” in Israel. “My decision not to…

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Prince Charles approved as heir to Commonwealth

Picture Courtesy: Clarence House Prince Charles has been approved as the next leader of the Commonwealth by the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM). At the opening ceremony Queen Elizabeth II, who has led the group since succeeding her father in 1952, expressed her “sincere wish” to have Prince Charles take over her role. Though…

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US, Japan, welcome North Korean announcement to halt nuclear tests

The US, Japan and China have all welcomed the announcement by North Korea that nuclear tests will be halted and scrap its nuclear site. US President Donald Trump celebrated the development on denuclearisation on Twitter. “North Korea has agreed to suspend all Nuclear Tests and close up a major test site. This is very good…

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DNC launches lawsuit targeting Trump campaign, WikiLeaks and Russia

The Democratic National Committee has filed a lawsuit against the Trump campaign, WikiLeaks and the Russian Government. The lawsuit, filed in federal district court in Manhattan, alleges a conspiracy between high level Trump campaign members and the Russian government and spies to defeat the Democrat campaign. DNC Chairman Tom Perez released a statement alleging collusion…

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