Sunday, September 22, 2019

Mugabe’s backdoor exit a shame – Alpha Conde

President of the African Union (A.U.) Alpha Conde has reacted to the resignation of Robert Mugabe, a week after the army took over political...

Iranian hackers ‘targeted’ US dam

Iranian hackers penetrated the computers controlling a dam near New York, reveals the Wall Street Journal. The 2013 attack did no damage but revealed information...

Melania Trump and son Barron finally move into the White House

Melania Trump and son Barron have moved into the White House - five months after her husband Donald took office. Mrs Trump and the couple's...

Kenyan women protest, demand representation in cabinet

Hundreds of mostly female activists marched in Kenyan capital, Nairobi on Monday to protest repeated failures to apply laws that women must hold at...

Mumbai building collapse kills at least seven

At least seven people have died and rescuers are searching for dozens who are feared trapped in a building collapse in Mumbai, police say. A...

Dutch prisons are closing because the country is so safe

In 2013, 19 prisons in the Netherlands closed because the country didn't have enough criminals to fill them.Now, five more are slated to close...

France launches attack on ISIS stronghold in response to coordinated attacks

French fighter jets launched their biggest raids in Syria to date, targeting the Islamic State’s stronghold in Raqqa just two days after the group...

India executes Mumbai bomb plotter Yakub Memon

India has carried out the execution of Yakub Memon, the man convicted of financing the deadly 1993 Mumbai bombings. Memon was hanged at a prison...

Israel: African migrants told to leave or face imprisonment

The Israeli government has issued a notice for thousands of African migrants to leave the country or face imprisonment. The migrants will be given up...

Egypt, Ethiopia, and Sudan sign new Grand Renaissance Dam agreement

Egypt, Ethiopia, and Sudan signed an agreement on Tuesday finalizing the two firms tasked with carrying out studies on the potential impact of Ethiopia's...