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‘The Weeknd’ Dumps H&M Because of Racially Insensitive Product Photo

‘The Weeknd’ Dumps H&M Because of Racially Insensitive Product Photo

🕔09:52, 9.Jan 2018

“Shocked and embarrassed” is how Abel Tesfaye — better known as Grammy award-winning artist The Weeknd — says he felt upon seeing a controversial product shot from H&M, with whom Tesfaye has collaborated on a number of projects.

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Oprah Winfrey ‘Actively Thinking’ About Running for United States President

Oprah Winfrey ‘Actively Thinking’ About Running for United States President

🕔19:58, 8.Jan 2018

The two friends, who requested anonymity in order to speak freely, talked in the wake of Winfrey’s extraordinary speech at the Golden Globes Sunday night, which spurred chatter about a 2020 run. Some of Oprah Winfrey’s confidants have been privately urging her to run, the sources said. “President Winfrey” was the talk of the entertainment world after Winfrey accepted the Cecil B. DeMille Award at the Golden Globes. And the “Oprah for president?” possibility was a top story on morning TV.

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‘Fire and Fury…’ Book Will Bring Down Donald Trump: Michael Wolff Predicts

‘Fire and Fury…’ Book Will Bring Down Donald Trump: Michael Wolff Predicts

🕔15:24, 6.Jan 2018

Michael Wolff told BBC radio that his conclusion in “Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House”– that Trump is not fit to do the job — was becoming a widespread view. “I think one of the interesting effects of the book so far is a very clear emperor-has-no-clothes effect,” Wolff said in an interview broadcast on Saturday.

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Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Slams Delta Airlines of Discriminating Against Nigerian Customers

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Slams Delta Airlines of Discriminating Against Nigerian Customers

🕔10:00, 31.Dec 2017

Award-winning author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie has accused Delta Airlines of discriminating against Nigerian customers. In a Facebook post, Adichie, whose books include Americanah, Purple Hibiscus and Half of a Yellow Sun, took issue with Delta’s practice of requesting that customers produce a physical copy of their credit cards when checking in.

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Nanking Massacre: The Rape of Nanking (Nanjing)

Nanking Massacre: The Rape of Nanking (Nanjing)

🕔12:23, 28.Dec 2017

Once one of China’s most prosperous cities and industrial centers, Nanking (Nanjing) took decades to recover from the devastation it experienced. Abandoned as the national capital in 1949 for Beijing, it grew into a modern industrial city during the communist period and today is home to many of China’s largest state-owned firms.

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Israel Parliament Ratifies Law Barring Police Investigators From Going Public With Their Findings

Israel Parliament Ratifies Law Barring Police Investigators From Going Public With Their Findings

🕔11:52, 28.Dec 2017

Israel parliament ratified on Thursday a law barring police investigators from going public with their findings, in what opposition lawmakers saw as a bid to soften scrutiny of corruption probes against Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. The so-called Recommendations Bill, approved in the final reading by a vote of 59-to-54, prevents police from announcing whether they have found enough evidence for an indictment before prosecutors decide whether or not to press such charges.

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Israeli Transport Minister Israel Katz Wants to Name Train Station After Donald Trump

Israeli Transport Minister Israel Katz Wants to Name Train Station After Donald Trump

🕔16:44, 27.Dec 2017

“I have decided to name the Western Wall station … after US president Donald Trump for his courageous and historic decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of the Jewish people and the State of Israel,” Transport minister Israel Katz said in a statement.

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