October 18, 2018

Review Category : People

Trump's treatment of soldier's widow compared to moment George W Bush was confronted by grieving mother

Trump's treatment of soldier's widow compared to moment George W Bush was confronted by grieving motherA former White House Press Secretary has revealed how George W Bush behaved when confronted with the distraught mother of a dying soldier. It comes as pressure continued to mount on Donald Trump for his treatment of the families of four US Special Forces troops killed in Niger. Mr Trump criticised the conduct of former Presidents and said “most of them” didn’t make personal calls to families of the deceased.


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Mexico catches, releases endangered vaquita porpoise

Mexico catches, releases endangered vaquita porpoiseMexico captured a rare vaquita marina porpoise as part of a bold program to save the critically endangered species, but released it because it was too young to be separated from its mother, officials said. The vaquita, the world's smallest porpoise, has been pushed to the brink of extinction by illegal fishing. "The successful rescue made conservation history," Mexican Environment Minister Rafael Pacchiano said in a statement.


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China's Xi Jinping: Now the World's Most Powerful Man?

China's Xi Jinping: Now the World's Most Powerful Man?Moving into his second term, the Chinese president is expected to turn his grand visions for the revival of China as a great, global power into action.  China's Xi Jinping: Now the World's Most Powerful Man? A man whose name was largely unknown outside of China just a few years ago has become the rising Asian giant’s most powerful leaders in decades. Chinese President Xi Jinping, recognized as the supreme leader and the “core” of the Communist Party of China, controls more power and authority than almost all of his modern political predecessors.


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