Ottawa to use regulations to ban handgun imports until legislation passes

Ottawa to use regulations to ban handgun imports until legislation passes

Minister of Public Safety Marco Mendicino speaks alongside minister of Foreign Affairs Melanie Joly, left, and MP Yvan Baker, during a press conference announcing new gun control laws, in Toronto, on Aug. 5.Cole Burston/The Canadian Press The federal government is banning the import of most handguns into Canada through a regulatory mechanism that will come … Read more

Comancheros boss Mark Buddle extradited to Melbourne to face drug importation charges

Comancheros boss Mark Buddle extradited to Melbourne to face drug importation charges

Comancheros boss Mark Buddle has been extradited from Darwin to Melbourne to face court over the alleged importation of $40 million worth of cocaine into Australia. Key points: Mr Buddle was extradited from Turkey to Darwin this week Now in Melbourne, he faces two charges that carry possible life sentences He was remanded in custody after a brief … Read more

Ukraine war: Driven by oil, imports from Russia up 3.5 times

Ukraine war: Driven by oil, imports from Russia up 3.5 times

NEW DELHI: Driven by a sharp spike in crude oil shipments, India’s imports from Russia have shot up 3.7 times to top $5 billion during April and May 2022, with the value of consignments nearly already half the imports for entire 2021-22. Since February, when Russia attacked Ukraine, imports have risen close to three-and-a-half times … Read more

First export deficit for Germany in over 30 years | World Business Watch | English News | WION – WION

First export deficit for Germany in over 30 years | World Business Watch | English News | WION – WION

First export deficit for Germany in over 30 years | World Business Watch | English News | WION  WION Germany records first trade deficit in over 30 years | DW News  DW News Germany’s much-vaunted trade surplus disappears as import prices surge  CNBC German Factory Orders Unexpectedly Rise Amid Darkening Outlook  Bloomberg German industrial orders grow slightly in May, … Read more

Millions of dollars in cocaine found hidden in jukebox imported to Melbourne from Greece

Millions of dollars in cocaine found hidden in jukebox imported to Melbourne from Greece

Three men have been arrested in Melbourne after 45 kilograms of cocaine was found hidden in a jukebox imported from Greece. Key points: Three men, including a Greek national, were arrested over a consignment of cocaine Police say they seized drugs, worth $20 million, as part of their investigation Luxury goods and vehicles were also seized … Read more