New South Wales set to adopt harsher anti-cannabis laws

Tuesday, February 7, 2006 New South Wales Premier Morris Iemma has proposed strengthening the states anti-cannabis laws. The government is undertaking a complete rewrite of such laws in response to concerns voiced by some health professionals about the link between the drug and mental health issues. The proposed legislation will also increase jail sentences for […]

U.S. Textile Industry To Extend The Quota Limit For The Final Sprint

Read An Opinion On: Accounting Firm Brisbane By Himfr Paul From 43 countries textile manufacturers began to extend the quota deadline for the final sprint to do. Tuesday, they and dozens of countries, industry leaders convened in Brussels on a three-day conference, including Bangladesh and Turkey’s textile sector leadership, goal is to extend the quota […]

Typhoon Phanfone strikes Philippines

Saturday, December 28, 2019 Typhoon Phanfone made landfall on the central Philippines from Tuesday night through to Wednesday, killing at least 20 according to Philippine officials on Thursday, and leaving reportedly at least 15,000 stranded at ports. Phanfone impacted upon popular tourist attractions, such as Boracay and Coron, as well as the Kalibo International Airport. […]

Interview with Mathew Njenga, City Council candidate for Wards 2 & 6 in Brampton, Canada

Thursday, October 5, 2006 The upcoming 2006 Brampton municipal election, to be held November 13, features an array of candidates looking to represent their wards in city council or the council of the Peel Region. Wikinews contributor Nick Moreau contacted many of the candidates, including Mathew Njenga, asking them to answer common questions sent in […]

Enchanting Himalayan Tours: Adventure, Religion, And Romance

Read An Opinion On: Richard Light Interactive It Submitted by: Aalia Khan The Himalayas are the most imposing mountains, not only in India, but also in the world. The peaks soar to lofty heights, and the mountains stretch from one end of the country to the other, spreading their grandeur across most of North India. […]

New Jersey to legalize medical marijuana

Tuesday, January 12, 2010 New Jersey’s state legislature has passed a bill that will legalize medicinal marijuana for patients with chronic disease. The state’s outgoing Governor, Jon Corzine, said that he will sign the bill before he leaves office next week. Upon passage of the bill, New Jersey will become the 14th state in the […]

Bucharest to be ‘rebranded’ for 800 million euro

Wednesday, March 2, 2005 Bucharest, Romania — The city centre of Bucharest, the capital of Romania, is set to get a major facelift due to a real estate project called Esplanada (The Esplanade), which will be constructed by TriGranit Development Corporation. The total investment in the project will be greater than 800 million euro and […]

Wikinews attends ComicCon in Bangalore, India

Friday, December 8, 2017 Wikinews attended the Bangalore Comic Con comic-book convention on Saturday. Beginning on Saturday morning, it continued through to Sunday. Organised by Comic Con India, who organised Comic Con in Hyderabad in October and Mumbai in November, this event was held at Karnataka Trade Promotion Organisation (KTPO)’s convention hall. Wikinews spoke to […]

Make Maximal Use Of Space By Using A Clear Erase Liquid Instead Of A Whiteboard

Read An Opinion On: Lake Macquarie Painters byadmin We tell our customers who purchase white board wallpaper to install the covering and have each person in a team take turns recording any findings or brainstorming activities. Even if an employee is not comfortable with participating in a group, he finds he changes his mind when […]

Cadillac unveils Obama’s ‘Beast’, the 2009 Presidential State Car

Saturday, January 17, 2009 The US Secret Service has released the first photos Wednesday of the new presidential limousine that will transport Barack Obama down Pennsylvania Avenue next Tuesday as part of the 56th Presidential inaugural parade after he is sworn in at the Capitol. The First Limo – the 2009 Cadillac Presidential Limousine – […]