Day: October 27, 2012

Imran Khan pulled off flight at Pearson for questioning TORONTO – Pakistani cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan was yanked from his flight to New York and taken in for questioning at Toronto Pearson International Airport Friday. Khan, who was in Brampton Thursday night for a politically-charged speech about turmoil in his homeland, boarded an American Airlines plane from Toronto to […]

Death Toll in Burma Clashes Doubles

Source: VOA Daniel Schearf October 26, 2012 BANGKOK — The death toll from sectarian clashes in Burma’s coastal Rakhine state has doubled to 112 with over 70 reported injured, including children.  The official figures surpass the bloodshed in fighting this summer and were released after President Thein Sein vowed to […]