The Afghan Taliban, which US-led forces spent billions of dollars trying to defeat, are now openly active in 70% of the country, a BBC study has found.
Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The government has long been promising pot legislation by spring Recreational marijuana use could be legal in Canada by 1 July 2018 under coming legislation, according to reports. The federal government will table legislation to legalise marijuana by April, public broadcaster CBC is reporting. Sources told the CBC that […]
Image copyright Reuters Image caption Mitt Romney lost his race to oust President Barack Obama in 2012 Former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney, a vocal critic of President Donald Trump, could be poised for a political comeback. Utah Senator Orrin Hatch has announced he will resign, and Mr Romney has reportedly been telling associates he […]
Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Mr Trump addressed Congress on Tuesday night US President Donald Trump’s boast that TV viewership for his speech to Congress this week was the “highest number in history” is under scrutiny. Nielsen, which tracks US TV ratings, says Mr Trump’s 45.6m viewers falls short of the numbers who tuned […]