Ajijic Summer Fiestas | Home | Business Directory | Calendar | Articles | Lakeside Classifieds | News Canada/US/Mexico | Ajijic Photo Gallery | Submit News | Contact Us | Login | Register
 
Ajijic Menu


   
The Globe News

The Globe and Mail - Home Logo The Globe and Mail - Home

Bookmark and Share

'The Right Stuff' author Tom Wolfe... Tom Wolfe, an early practitioner of 'new journalism' who captured the mood and culture of America across five decades with books including The Bonfire of the Vanities, The Right Stuff, and The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test, has died at the age of 88, his agent said.


More...
Blood donor who saved millions gives his last pint James Harrison, nicknamed 'the man with the golden arm,' makes his last blood donation after donating blood 1,173 times and saving the lives of over 2.4 million babies over several decades.


More...
Japan ends its eight-quarter streak of economic... Japan ends its best run of growth in decades after the economy shrinks by more than 0.6 per cent.


More...
North Korea says it may reconsider summit with... North Korea throws next month’s summit between Kim Jong Un and U.S. President Donald Trump into doubt by threatening to pull out of the meeting if Washington continues to push it for denuclearization.


More...
Indian city struggles with 'world's... Kanpur, home to 3 million people, is followed by 13 other Indian cities in a list of the places with the worst air in the world, according to rankings released this month by the World Health Organisation.


More...
Meghan Markle's father will likely skip... The father of Meghan Markle says he may not attend his daughter's wedding to Britain's Prince Harry on Saturday because of a heart procedure.


More...
Ash cloud from Hawaii volcano sparks red alert Explosions intensified on Hawaii's Kilauea volcano on Tuesday, spewing ash and triggering a red alert for aircraft for the first time since the latest eruption began 12 days ago.


More...
Trudeau calls Trans Mountain ‘imperative’... Justin Trudeau continues to insist the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion “will get built,” as Kinder Morgan’s May 31 deadline nears. In Calgary on Tuesday, the Prime Minister said the government is working hard behind the scenes.


More...
Ottawa contributing $40-million to railway... Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced Tuesday that the federal government will contribute $40-million to a new railway crossing in Edmonton. The city and Alberta will cover the remaining $47-million needed for the project.


More...
Jason Priestley remembers Margot Kidder as... Jason Priestley says he worked on two films with fellow Canadian actor Margot Kidder, who died on Sunday at age 69. Priestley recalls Kidder, who played Lois Lane in several Superman films, as a “beautiful soul.”


More...
Father of boy who died of meningitis... Canada’s top court has thrown out the guilty verdicts for a couple whose toddler died of bacterial meningitis and ordered a new trial. David Stephan says he and his wife Collet are “extremely grateful” after Tuesday’s ruling.


More...
Doug Ford says he doesn’t condone ‘lock her... Ontario PC Leader Doug Ford says he doesn’t condone chants of “lock her up” reportedly directed at Kathleen Wynne at a Progressive Conservative rally on Monday. The Ontario Liberal leader says the rhetoric is a “disturbing trend.”


More...
Howie Mandel on Meghan Markle, Just For Laughs Canadian-born comedian Howie Mandel says he got involved in the purchase of the Just For Laughs festival to help raise its prominence outside of Canada. Mandel also weighed in on Meghan Markle, who appeared on Deal or No Deal, which he hosted.


More...
Patrick Pichette says all you need in life fits... Former Google CFO Patrick Pichette has been travelling the world and says that, aside from some extra layers in Antarctica, all you need in life can be carried on your back. Video courtesy C100.org.


More...
Meghan Markle’s biographer compares her to... Andrew Morton, author of Meghan Markle: A Hollywood Princess, says that Meghan Markle is uniquely prepared to be a princess after she marries Prince Harry.


More...
Golden Knights ‘satisfied’ with effort in... The expansion Vegas Golden Knights evened the Western Conference final at 1-1 Monday with a 3-1 victory over the Winnipeg Jets. Forward Jonathan Marchessault says the team proved they’re able to compete against a “great team.”


More...
Quebec brewery concocts G7 beer ahead of summit A brewery in Quebec’s Charlevoix region has blended ingredients from all of the G7 member countries into one beer, ahead of June’s summit. Creator Nicolas Marrant says the main ingredient in La G7 beer is a Canadian barley malt.


More...
Palestinians go on general strike after Gaza... Shops are closed across East Jerusalem and the West Bank as Palestinians remember the day the state of Israel was created 70 years ago.


More...
India's Modi on track for win in key state... In a major boost for Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, his Bharatiya Janta Party was heading for a majority at key elections in the state of Karnataka.


More...
U.S. nanny convicted of killing two children... A New York nanny convicted of fatally stabbing two young children in her care was sentenced on Monday to life in prison without the possibility of parole for a crime that has been described as 'every parent's nightmare'. Colette Luke has more.


More...
Protest, Condemnation Follow US Embassy Opening Protest and condemnation from various countries follows the opening of the U.S. embassy in Jerusalem.


More...
Yanis Marshall says Deadpool suit was... The dancer wearing heels and a Deadpool suit in Celine Dion’s Ashes music video says the costume was a 'nightmare.' Yanis Marshall’s appearance in the video for the Deadpool 2 movie soundtrack has made a huge splash.


More...
Horwath has ‘no interest’ in Ontario... Ontario NDP Leader Andrea Horwath says she is 'unequivocally' not interested in forming a coalition with the Liberals. The three main party leaders were asked about the possibility on the provincial election campaign trail on Monday.


More...
Trump delivers remarks on Jerusalem embassy... U.S. President Donald Trump says he remains committed to peace between Israel and the Palestinians during a recorded message at the opening of the U.S. embassy in Jerusalem.


More...
Kushner: Israel embassy move shows 'United... Senior White House adviser Jared Kushner says the Israel embassy move shows that when President Trump makes a promise, he keeps it and shows the world that the U.S. can be trusted. Rough cut (no reporter narration).


More...
Dozens Killed in Palestinian Protests Gaza's Health Ministry says the number of Palestinians killed by Israeli army fire near the Gaza border has reached 37.


More...
Saudi women prepare for end to driving ban Women in Saudi Arabia are taking cars for a trial spin at a new auto exhibition ahead of being legally allowed to drive once a ban is lifted next month.


More...
Toronto bakery celebrates royal wedding with... A bakery in Toronto is whipping up lemon elderflower cupcakes, in honour of the wedding cake flavour Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have chosen. Le Dolci’s general manager says the cake is 'more exciting' than traditional fruitcake.


More...
19 dead in latest Congo Ebola outbreak: WHO The World Health Organization says it will deploy an experimental vaccine in the Democratic Republic of Congo where a spreading Ebola outbreak has killed 19 people.


More...
In reversal, Trump to help Chinese company ZTE... U.S. President Donald Trump said in a tweet on Sunday that he has asked the Commerce Department to help Chinese technology company ZTE Corp 'get back into business, fast,' a concession to Beijing ahead of high-stakes trade talks that will take place this week.


More...
Articles last updated at Jun 17, 2018 18:45:40pm.
Next update in 60 minutes.



Copyright 2018, AjijicNews.com