China shows off mettle against US Navy plane in East China Sea

A U.S. Navy reconnaissance plane operating in international airspace during a routine mission over the East China Sea was intercepted by two Chinese fighter jets. China once again showed its mettle in the disputed seas, forcing a U.S. Navy reconnaissance plane take evasive action to avoid a possible mid-air collision. One of the Chinese fighter jet came within […]

New Delhi breathing on Pravind’s neck: Snap polls or get snapped?

  The recent threat by a minister to kill a member of the Parliament is perhaps the lowest of the low for the MSM. And it got Prime Minister Pravind Jugnauth into further trouble because of this, with New Delhi now pressing even harder for snap polls. From New Delhi, we heard the ripple effects […]

US dollar gasping for air – pummelled on Tuesday

FXTM Research Analyst Lukman Otunuga said the US Dollar is gasping for air while the Euro bulls is taking a breather and he explains that the greenback received a thorough pummelling on Tuesday. This after reports of Republican legislators failing to pass a revised healthcare bill rekindled concerns over Trump’s ability to implement tax cuts and infrastructure […]

Rep against deployment of US troops in Syria

Rep. Barbara Lee (D-CA) has introduced a bipartisan bill to block additional U.S. forces from being sent into Syria. H.R. 1473 prohibits the Department of Defense from funding any attempt by the administration to expand our presence in Syria by putting U.S. combat boots on the ground. Under the bill, the Pentagon would be prohibited […]

Whatever Russia does, it always end up with the Kalashnikov

Russia’s TASS News Agency interviewed Sergey Chemezov, CEO of Rostec. We reproduce the entire interview here in question and answer style. TASS: Sergei Viktorovich, please try explaining the so-called phenomenon that no matter what Russia begins to produce it always ends up with a Kalashnikov assault rifle? – No, not always! We have come up with other products […]