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Op-Ed: Trade War — China could ban export of rare earth minerals

As the trade war between the U.S. and China escalate, the stakes get higher. Beijing could slam every corner of the American economy, from oil refineries to wind turbines to jet engines, by banning exports of crucial minerals.

'The lion returns' — Modi fans paint the town saffron

New Delhi - Delirious supporters of India's ruling party banged drums and smothered each other in saffron paint as they celebrated Prime Minister Narendra Modi's landslide victory in the country's giant election.

NATO warns Russia of 'full range' of responses to cyberattack

London - The head of NATO told Russia and other potential foes Thursday that the Western military alliance was ready to use all means at its disposal to respond to cyber attacks.

Frankie Valli talks New York shows, future plans, fans, tenacity Special

Brooklyn - Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Frankie Valli chatted with Digital Journal about his upcoming shows in New York this July. Valli also shared his advice for young and aspiring musicians and spoke about how technology and streaming changed the music industry.

50 children saved after police bust paedophile website: Interpol

Lyon - International police group Interpol said Thursday that nine people had been arrested in Thailand, Australia and the US and 50 children had been rescued after investigators took down an online paedophilia ring.

Ukraine's Zelensky says first days of presidency 'a bit' shocking

Kiev - Ukraine's new President Volodymyr Zelensky said on Thursday that his first few days since assuming office have been "a bit of a shock", pointing to the challenges at hand.

Horrors of Darfur retold at Sudan sit-in

Khartoum - Standing in front of a tent at Sudan's sit-in, protesters listen to an elderly man recount the horrific atrocities unleashed by recently ousted president Omar al-Bashir's regime in war-torn Darfur.

May postpones her final Brexit showdown

London - The British government on Thursday postponed Theresa May's final Brexit showdown in parliament following an outcry over concessions that looked set to speed up the end of her tumultuous spell as premier.

European pilots 'deeply disturbed' by possible 737 MAX return

Apo - European pilots said Thursday they found it "deeply disturbing" that the Boeing 737 MAX was already being considered for a return to service after being grounded worldwide following two deadly crashes.

German YouTuber's diatribe against Merkel's party goes viral

Berlin - A German YouTuber's hour-long rant against Chancellor Angela Merkel's CDU party has gone viral, attracting more than five million views by Thursday and putting politicians on the back foot.

Banksy in Venice? New work appears and perhaps the artist himself

Venice - The mysterious British artist Banksy has apparently left his mark on a crumbling wall in Venice, and even claimed to have set up an unlicensed art stall in Italy's famous "floating city".

Iran says no talks with US 'under any circumstances'

Tehran - Iran will not hold talks with the US "under any circumstances" while the rights of the Islamic republic are not respected, said an official quoted Thursday by state media."We have said clearly...

Rihanna hails 'carte blanche' at LVMH with new fashion line

Paris - Rihanna said Thursday she had been given complete freedom to design her first fashion line for French luxury powerhouse LVMH, which is banking on the pop diva to find a new market of millennials beyond the reach of its traditional brands.

Five challenges for India's victorious Modi

New Delhi - With Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Hindu nationalist party re-elected in a landslide, AFP looks at the challenges facing his government over the coming five years.

China rebukes US over warship sail-by in Taiwan Strait

Bejing - China said Thursday it had lodged a protest with Washington after two US warships sailed through the Taiwan Strait amid rising tensions between the two powers.The US Navy said the USS Preble, a destroyer, and USNS Walter S.

Black Africans must pick up Everest challenge, says landmark climber

Kathmandu - The first black African woman to climb Everest said Thursday that people from her continent must seek "amazing" new challenges to prove they can compete with the best.

Cannabis look-alike found in Ontario contains carfentanil

Waterloo - Waterloo Regional Police are warning members of the public to be aware of a street drug that looks just like cannabis, but actually contains powerful opioids.

TikTok to challenge Spotify with a paid streaming service

ByteDance, which owns TikTok, is seriously considering launching a rival streaming platform to Spotify. The target is countries where services from Spotify or rivals like Apple Music are not established.

Controversial 'Old Town Road' country-rap megahit highlights black cowboy culture

New York - A now-ubiquitous mash-up of country and southern hip hop, cowboy hats and Gucci, stallions and Maseratis, the wildly viral song "Old Town Road" went from meme to megahit within weeks.

Billy Joel's creative director Steve Cohen announces new exhibit Special

Bridgehampton - Steve Cohen is Billy Joel's long-time creative director, lighting director, and a painter. He just announced his second exhibit.
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