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Mon, 15 Jul 2019 09:54:15 GMT
Rwanda: Museveni, Kagame Agree to End 'Fight'
[Monitor] Kampala -Angolan President João Lourenço on Friday expressed optimism that the Katuna border conflict between Uganda and Rwanda could "have better days" and said his country will attempt all measures to ensure cordial relations and stabil...

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 05:17:34 GMT
Congo-Kinshasa: First Case of Ebola Reported in City of Goma, Near Rwanda Border
[Deutsche Welle] The Democratic Republic of Congo has reported its first case of Ebola in the eastern city of Goma. The presence of the virus has raised concerns of an outbreak in the densely populated area along the Rwandan border.

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Africa News24

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 10:16:47 +0200
News24.com | SA not co-operating in arrest of genocide suspect - UN court
The chief prosecutor of a UN tribunal accused South Africa of failing to co-operate in the arrest of a fugitive sought over his role in the 1994 Rwanda genocide.

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 10:23:13 +0200
Traveller24.com | #AfriTravel: Qatar Airways becomes the first Middle Eastern airline to fly to Gaborone
The airline will start flying to Botswana's capital from 27 October 2019 through Johannesburg.

Central Africa

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 09:54:15 GMT
Rwanda: Museveni, Kagame Agree to End 'Fight'
[Monitor] Kampala -Angolan President João Lourenço on Friday expressed optimism that the Katuna border conflict between Uganda and Rwanda could "have better days" and said his country will attempt all measures to ensure cordial relations and stabil...

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 05:17:34 GMT
Congo-Kinshasa: First Case of Ebola Reported in City of Goma, Near Rwanda Border
[Deutsche Welle] The Democratic Republic of Congo has reported its first case of Ebola in the eastern city of Goma. The presence of the virus has raised concerns of an outbreak in the densely populated area along the Rwandan border.

Benin

Thu, 11 Jul 2019 13:39:26 GMT
Of Leaders Then and Now
[IPS] Cotonou -Richard Dossevi parks his motorcycle taxi on one of the busiest street corners in Cotonou, Benin's commercial capital, to wait for commuters amid the summer heat.

Thu, 11 Jul 2019 08:49:51 GMT
Senegal Edge Past Benin to Reach Semi-Final
[RFI] Cairo -Senegal moved into the last four at the Africa Cup of Nations on Wednesday with a 1-0 win over Benin. Idrissa Gana Gueye scored the only goal of the game 20 minutes from time at the 30 June Stadium in Cairo.

Botswana

Sat, 13 Jul 2019 09:25:41 GMT
Man in Custody for Possession of 65 Cellphones
[Botswana Daily News] Moshupa -Police in Moshupa have appealed to members of the public to go and view 65 mobile phones, which were seized from a 34-year-old man of Jerusalema ward.

Thu, 11 Jul 2019 15:05:13 GMT
Africa's Demographic Dilemma
[Deutsche Welle] Africa's population is growing rapidly. The high birth rates present the continent with an enormous challenge. However, a study found that the number of children is declining as education, health and jobs rise.

Burkina Faso

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 15:09:13 GMT
WHO Scales Up Activities in Response to Worsening Humanitarian Situation
[WHO] Brazzaville, 15 July 2019 - The World Health Organization (WHO) is scaling up operations in Burkina Faso in response to a growing humanitarian crisis, which has seen over 200,000 displaced. WHO is mobilizing experts to strengthen interventions,...

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 15:11:27 GMT
Parliament Revises Legal Code to Criminalise Reporting On Terrorism
[CPJ] New York -Burkina Faso authorities should prevent the enactment of revisions of the penal code that criminalize false news and reporting on terrorism or security operations, and ensure laws do not permit jail time for reporters, the Committee t...

Burundi

Thu, 11 Jul 2019 14:47:10 GMT
Africa Needs to Whip Nkurunziza Back Into Line
[East African] Presidential elections in Burundi are less than a year away and a repeat of the violence that marred the last poll seems likely.

Thu, 11 Jul 2019 13:44:43 GMT
Let's Talk About Sex - and Why Power Matters
[IPS] United Nations -Every year on World Population Day (July 11), UNFPA receives queries from journalists about the total number of people around the world. Numbers are indeed important because they help governments develop policies that respond to...

Cameroon

Fri, 12 Jul 2019 11:32:44 GMT
How My Life of Violence Led to Peacebuilding - Achaleke
[allAfrica] allAfrica.com speaks with Commonwealth Youth Peace Ambassadors Network-Africa Coordinator, Christan Achaleke, from Cameroon. Achaleke is a youth civil society activist and peace advocate with more than a decade of experience. He has worke...

Fri, 12 Jul 2019 10:29:08 GMT
Kidnappings Endemic in Anglophone Regions
[HRW] On June 28, armed separatists beat and kidnapped John Fru Ndi, a well-known Cameroonian politician considered by some as one of the country's old guard of political activism, from his home in Bamenda, North-West region. The attack was only the ...

Cape Verde

Wed, 03 Jul 2019 06:37:35 GMT
Universal Health Coverage Identified As Strategic Programmatic Area
[WHO] The United Nations Development Assistance Framework (UNDAF) working group in Cabo Verde on the pillar on Sustainable Development of Human Capital 'People', coordinated by the World Health Organization (WHO), identified Universal Health Coverage...

Mon, 24 Jun 2019 05:14:25 GMT
Kenya Bag Bronze in Beach Volleyball
[Capital FM] Nairobi -Kenya's Beach volleyball pair of Gaudencia Makokha and Naomie Too won bronze at the inaugural Africa Beach Games in Sal, Cape Verde as Kenya finished the competition with three medals.

Central African Republic

Fri, 12 Jul 2019 09:13:38 GMT
Armed Groups Risk Peace Deal by Violating the Accord They Signed - Expert
[VOA] An independent expert warns an agreement to restore peace and reconciliation in the Central African Republic is at risk because of violations by some of the signatories to the accord. The expert submitted her report Wednesday to the U.N. Human ...

Tue, 09 Jul 2019 07:44:23 GMT
CAR Refugees Reluctant to Return Home
[VOA] Cameroon says only a tiny fraction of the 285,000 Central African Republic refugees in the country have agreed to return to the CAR.  Despite a February peace deal and months of negotiations with Cameroon and the United Nations refugee agency,...

Chad

Thu, 11 Jul 2019 14:34:54 GMT
African Union Renews Bid for Direct Kiir, Machar Talks
[Monitor] An Africa Union taskforce on restoring peace in South Sudan says broad political engagement with President Salva Kiir and his former vice president Riek Machar is urgently needed to kick-start direct talks between the two leaders which is c...

Thu, 11 Jul 2019 08:31:48 GMT
Economics of Terrorism in Lake Chad Basin
[ISS] In the Lake Chad Basin region, which includes Cameroon, Chad, Niger and Nigeria, economic viability and control is as important to extremist groups' resilience as military tactics or ideology. Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP), a Boko ...

Comoros

Tue, 02 Jul 2019 09:56:17 GMT
Team-By-Team Guide to the 2019 Cosafa Women's Championship
[SAFA] The 2019 COSAFA Women's Championship will be staged in South Africa's Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality for the second year running from July 31-August 11 with what is arguably the most exciting line-up of sides ever to grace the competition.

Congo-Brazzaville

Wed, 19 Jun 2019 16:14:52 GMT
Centre of Excellence Brings Hope for Sickle Cell Patients in Congo Republic
[WHO] Brazzaville, Republic of Congo. 19 June 2019 - Worried but calm, Marcel gazes at the door of the room where his nine-year-old son, Mordecai, is receiving care. His face displays the same expression of weariness as on those of other patients and...

Congo-Kinshasa

Fri, 12 Jul 2019 06:22:54 GMT
Tackling Ebola Outbreak 'More Than a Public Health Response'
[The New Humanitarian] Interview with David Gressly, the UN's Ebola point man, on the challenges ahead

Fri, 12 Jul 2019 09:55:13 GMT
Six Years On, Still No News of Our Colleagues Held Hostage By Armed Group ADF
[MSF] Goma - Six years have passed since our colleagues Romy, Richard and Philippe were abducted, and Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is still without news of them.

Djibouti

Mon, 08 Jul 2019 10:40:00 GMT
Djibouti Welcomes Agreement Between TMC and FFC
[SNA] Djibouti -The Republic of Djibouti has welcomed agreement between Transitional Military Council (TMC) and Forces of Freedom and Change.

Fri, 14 Jun 2019 18:18:34 GMT
On the Day of the African Child, Fight for the Rights of Our Girls
[allAfrica] On this year's Day of the African Child on June 16, heads of state, ministers, religious leaders, community leaders, survivors' networks and campaigners will come together for the first ever Africa-led summit on ending Female Genital Muti...

East Africa

Mon, 24 Jun 2019 07:00:00 +0000
ジスロマックは風邪に効く?
ジスロマックは細菌感染に効く薬ですが、医師の診断によっては風邪の際にも処方される場合があります。 この記事では

Mon, 24 Jun 2019 07:00:00 +0000
ジスロマックの飲み方まとめ
クラミジアの治療薬として使用される「ジスロマック」は、細菌による症状に効果がある抗生物質です。 この記事ではジ

East Africa

Mon, 24 Jun 2019 07:00:00 +0000
ジスロマックは風邪に効く?
ジスロマックは細菌感染に効く薬ですが、医師の診断によっては風邪の際にも処方される場合があります。 この記事では

Mon, 24 Jun 2019 07:00:00 +0000
ジスロマックの飲み方まとめ
クラミジアの治療薬として使用される「ジスロマック」は、細菌による症状に効果がある抗生物質です。 この記事ではジ

Equatorial Guinea

Fri, 05 Jul 2019 10:16:55 GMT
Somalia Cuts Diplomatic Ties With Guinea Over Somaliland
[Shabelle] Somalia has announced the severing of diplomatic ties with West African country Guinea. The decision was announced in Mogadishu today after a cabinet meeting.

Fri, 05 Jul 2019 10:15:37 GMT
Somaliland President Musa Bihi Abdi Visits Guinea
[Nation] Somaliland President Musa Bihi Abdi is in Guinea to strengthen bilateral and economic ties between the two nations.

Eritrea

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 08:47:14 GMT
Alleged Trafficking Kingpin Faces Deportation, Even as Case Against Him Unravels
[VOA] An Italian court has ruled that an Eritrean man, Medhane Tesfamariam Berhe, who was thought to be a human trafficking kingpin is a victim of mistaken identity, but he now faces deportation.

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 14:58:29 GMT
Eritrean Institute of Technology Graduates 1166 Students
[Shabait] Asmara -The Eritrean Institute of Technology (EIT) has graduated yesterday, 13th July 1166 students with masters, first degrees as well as diplomas.

Ethiopia

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 15:50:29 GMT
Ethiopia's Power, Security and Democracy Dilemma
[ISS] Addis Ababa -Recent assassinations of senior political and military leaders in Ethiopia sent shock waves across the country, casting another shadow over the transition process. These incidents are just one reflection of the deep problems facing...

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 14:40:00 GMT
Ethiopian Airlines Strengthen Grip On Domestic Flights With Addition of Garowe Route
[Dalsan Radio] Ethiopian Airlines has strengthened its presence in the Somalia internal airline routes, with the latest addition being Garowe.

Gabon

Wed, 03 Jul 2019 12:55:47 GMT
Gabon Appoints British-Born White Minister of Forests
[RFI] The British environmentalist Lee White has been appointed Gabon's new forestry minister, charged with fighting a high profile wood smuggling scandal.

Wed, 03 Jul 2019 12:54:04 GMT
RSF's Calls for Overhaul of Gabonese Media's 'Executioner'
[RSF] After another media outlet's arbitrary suspension by Gabon's High Authority for Communication (HAC), Reporters Without Borders (RSF) calls for an overhaul of the way this media regulator functions so that it fulfils its original role of defendi...

Ghana

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 12:28:35 GMT
Players in Food Industry Schooled At Sunyani
[Ghanaian Times] Sunyani -The Ministry of Trade and Industry in collaboration with the Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has organised a day's seminar on food quality and safety standards compliance for some players in the food industry here in Sunyani.

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 12:28:30 GMT
ER CCT Urges GES, SIC to Halt Group Insurance Policy
[Ghanaian Times] Koforidua -The Eastern Regional chapter of the Coalition of Concerned Teachers (CCT) has called on the Education Ministry, Ghana Education Service (GES) and the State Insurance Company (SIC) to put their group insurance policy which ...

Guinea

Fri, 12 Jul 2019 12:59:05 GMT
Weah Arrives in Conakry for Two-Day State Visit
[New Dawn] President George Manneh Weah arrived in the Guinean capital, Conakry, for a two-day official state visit on Thursday, 11 July.

Fri, 12 Jul 2019 10:26:27 GMT
President Weah Arrives in Conakry for Two-Day State Visit
[Govt of Liberia] Monrovia, Liberia - The Liberian Leader, His Excellency Dr. George Manneh Weah, arrived in the Guinean capital, Conakry, for a two-day official state visit.

Guinea Bissau

Wed, 03 Jul 2019 04:49:59 GMT
Ghana Down Guinea Bissau to Top Group F
[CAF] Cairo -Second half strikes from Jordan Ayew and Thomas Partey handed Ghana a 2-0 win over Guinea Bissau in their Group F Day Three match on Tuesday in Suez and a place at the knockout stage of the Total Africa Cup of Nations Egypt 2019.

Tue, 02 Jul 2019 12:57:14 GMT
Ghana to Tame the African Wild Dogs
[Ghanaian Times] GHANA'S avowed bid to win this year's African Cup of Nations and break a 37-year-old hoodoo, is still on despite garnering only two points from two games in the campaign.

Kenya

Sun, 14 Jul 2019 17:13:20 GMT
Regulator Mum As Banks Grapple With Acute Shortage of New Notes
[Nation] The Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) has remained tight-lipped on why there is a shortage of the new currency, which has left banks confused.

Sun, 14 Jul 2019 17:12:24 GMT
We Are Not Paying Ghosts, Pensions Chief Tells Auditor
[Nation] The Pensions Department has accused Auditor-General Edward Ouko of misrepresenting facts by saying Sh67.9 billion was paid to ghost retirees.

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2019-07-18 02:00:00
Uhuru, Ruto aides clash over leaked letter

2019-07-18 00:00:00
It is now possible to live 150 years
Global forum in Dalian, China explores life expectancy amid modern medicine and technology.

Kenya News

2019-07-18 00:01:00
UK to deny graft suspects visas
The UK government intends to bar Kenyans who have been accused of corruption from travelling to Britain, British High Commissioner to Kenya Nic Hailey

2019-07-18 00:00:00
Contractor faces probe after fuel theft discovery
Investigations show the junction through which the fuel was being siphoned could only have been created before the pipe was buried.

Lesotho

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 13:02:30 GMT
Thabane, Kabi Move to Block Ruling Party Conference
[Lesotho Times] The High Court will today hear a case in which ABC leader and Prime Minister Thomas Thabane and deputy secretary general Nkaku Kabi are seeking to block the holding of a special conference by a rival faction led by deputy leader Profe...

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 08:37:36 GMT
Will Ramaphosa's New Reform Timetable Save Thabane's Skin?
[ISS] South Africa's President Cyril Ramaphosa, the Southern African Development Community's official facilitator of Lesotho's reforms, visited that country last week. He persuaded the political parties to sign an agreement establishing a statutory N...

Liberia

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 12:45:04 GMT
25 NAFAA Staff Leaves for China Tuesday
[New Dawn] Twenty-five (25) employees of the National Fisheries and Aquaculture Authority leave here Tuesday, July 16, 2019 for a month long training in China.

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 12:45:00 GMT
Russia Among BRICS in Africa
[New Dawn] Despite its highly praised global status, experts and researchers have said Russia has still lagged far behind economic engagement, compared to key foreign players, in Africa since Soviet's collapse in 1991.

Liberian Dialogue

Madagascar

Fri, 12 Jul 2019 05:10:39 GMT
Algeria Eliminate Ivory Coast, Will Face Nigeria in Semi-Final
[Premium Times] Algeria have set up a semi-final clash with Nigeria at the ongoing Africa Cup Nations after they overcame Cote d'Ivoire in a nailbiting quarter-final clash on Thursday.

Fri, 12 Jul 2019 13:19:29 GMT
Tunisia End Madagascar's Adventure At Cup of Nations
[RFI] Tunisia outclassed Madagascar on Thursday night to advance to the last four at the Africa Cup of Nations for the first time in 15 years. Ferjani Sassi broke the deadlock seven minutes into the second period. The strike appeared to break Madagas...

Malawi

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 11:58:02 GMT
Ruling Party Ready for Talks With Chakwera, Chilima
[Nyasa Times] Malawi's political differences should be settled through peaceful means, such as mediation, rather than violent demonstrations that result in loss of life and property, governing Democratic Progressive Party Vice President (South) Kondw...

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 11:49:43 GMT
Tractorgate Beneficiaries Should Be Prosecuted - Chilima
[Nyasa Times] UTM Party president Saulos Chilima has said beneficiaries of the flawed procurement and disposal of archaic farm equipment purchased using $50 million (about K37 billion) borrowed funds in 2012 christened as Tractorgate, be prosecuted a...

Malawi Times

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 08:51:58 +0000
Court overturns ivory case ruling
By Mandy Pondani: The Supreme Court of Appeal sitting in Mzuzu on Monday overturned a High Court ruling fining brothers Chancy and Patrick Kaunda a combined K5 million for being found in possession of 781 pieces of ivory worth K4.3 billion. The court...

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 08:46:51 +0000
Ecama queries Mera’s decision
By Chimwemwe Mangazi: Economics Association of Malawi (Ecama) has expressed reservations on Malawi Energy Regulatory Authority (Mera)’s decision to maintain fuel prices in the entire first half of the year, describing the development as a recipe fo...

Mali

Wed, 10 Jul 2019 05:48:02 GMT
Youth Afrobasket - Rwanda Eye Mali Win to Reach Quarter-Finals
[New Times] The national youth basketball team will be looking for crucial victory to secure their ticket to the quarter-finals when they face Mali Tuesday evening at the ongoing 2019 FIBA Africa Men's U16 Basketball Championship in Cape Verde.

Tue, 09 Jul 2019 08:10:30 GMT
Regional Bragging Rights On the Line As Mali Face Cote d'Ivoire
[RFI] Cairo -Cote d'Ivoire take on Mali on Monday in a last 16 battle, that on paper, appears evenly matched. The two west African countries share 62nd place in the world rankings but both enjoyed differing fortunes on their way to the knockout stage...

Mauritania

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 15:19:33 GMT
Two Journalists Arrested, Internet Shut Down Amid Disputed Election in Mauritania
[CPJ] New York -Mauritanian authorities should immediately release journalists Seydi Moussa Camara and Ahmedou Ould al-Wadea, restore internet access throughout the country, and allow journalists to report on the results of the country's presidential...

Fri, 12 Jul 2019 10:26:58 GMT
Mauritania Announces It Stable Position On Sudan
[SNA] Nouakchott -Mauretania has announced its stable and solidarity position with Sudan and its people to face challenges.

Mauritius

Thu, 11 Jul 2019 12:04:45 GMT
Model Organic Farm to Promote Safer and Sustainable Food Production
[Government of Mauritius] A Model Organic Farm, to provide planters with advice and assistance and carry out demonstrations on the techniques of organic agricultural production and practices, was launched today at the research station of the Food and...

Wed, 10 Jul 2019 16:16:44 GMT
Minister Seeruttun Outlines Measures Taken to Promote Food Security
[Government of Mauritius] Several measures have been taken by the Ministry of Agro-Industry and Food Security to promote food security over the past three years in the country. They are namely training, financial grants, research and development prog...

Mozambique

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 12:47:10 GMT
Justice and Constitutional Development Files Response to Mr Manuel Chang's Application to Surrender to Mozambique Authorities
[Govt of SA] Minister of Justice and Correctional Services, Mr Ronald Lamola, has authorised the Director-General of the Department of Justice and Constitutional Development, Mr Vusi Madonsela, to file papers in response to Mr Manuel Chang's urgent a...

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 08:49:04 GMT
Extradition of Former Mozambique Finance Minister Halted
[SAnews.gov.za] Justice and Correctional Services Minister Ronald Lamola has authorised his Director General Vusi Madonsela to file papers opposing former Mozambique Finance Minister Manuel Chang's application to be extradited.

Namibia

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 14:17:57 GMT
UN Calls Youth to Apply for the Climate Summit
[New Era] Windhoek -The United Nations called on the youth from around the world to apply to participate in the United Nations Youth Climate Summit.

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 08:50:16 GMT
Namibia Raises Concern Over Influx of Illegal Immigrants
[New Zimbabwe] Legislators in Namibia have raised serious concerns over the influx of illegal immigrants fleeing Zimbabwe for greener pastures in that country and have called for a quick interventions to halt the exodus.

Niger

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 04:54:24 GMT
EU's Federica Mogherini Urges Action On Terror Threat in Sahel
[Deutsche Welle] In an interview with DW, the EU's foreign policy chief warned that without enough support, terrorism could take hold in the Sahel region. "It's not only for us a problem, it's a problem for everybody," she said.

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 09:35:51 GMT
Access Bank Maintains Commitment to Philanthropy
[CAJ News] Lagos -CHARITY organisations will again be the biggest winners this weekend when Nigeria's largest bank by assets holds an annual polo event at the largest club in Europe.

Nigeria

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 08:45:40 GMT
End Violent Attacks Across Nigeria - Obasanjo
[Premium Times] Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has written yet another letter to President Muhammadu Buhari, warning that Nigeria is tipping towards a dangerous cliff and only the president could forestall such a looming disaster.

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 05:53:40 GMT
Lake Chad Crisis - Regional Governors, Others Brainstorm in Niamey
[Premium Times] Eight governors from Nigeria, Niger, Cameroon and Chad will this week meet in Niamey, Niger, alongside several CSOs and global stakeholders to deliberate on the crisis rocking the Lake Chad region and offer solutions.

Nigeria African Herald Express

Thu, 14 Feb 2019 05:48:24 +0000
Rejoinder to Law Mefor’s ‘Open Letter to Nnamdi Kanu/IPOB‘ on election boycott
– By Aloy Ejimakor – Dear Mr Mefor: Let me begin by conceding that your Letter was vintage and eloquent to boot. Yet, there are [...]

Thu, 14 Feb 2019 05:45:32 +0000
Is APC on a course to self-immolation in Imo State?
– By Amanze Ajoku – Between now and its inception as an amalgam of two opposition parties, with a motley mix of disaffected PDP members, [...]

Nigeria National Mirror

Thu, 02 May 2019 16:47:43 +0000
Nigeria To Face Zimbabwe, Senegal In AFCON Warm-Ups
Nigeria will face Zimbabwe and Senegal in friendlies ahead of this year’s Africa Cup of Nations, the president of the Nigeria Football Federation announced on Wednesday. The Super Eagles, runners … The post Nigeria To Face Zimbabwe, Senegal ...

Thu, 02 May 2019 16:40:46 +0000
Nigerian ‘Madu Kaycee’ Becomes Minister Of Municipal Affairs In Alberta, Canada
Madu becomes Minister of Municipal Affairs in Alberta, Canada  Madu Kaycee has been appointed and sworn in as the Minister of Municipal Affairs in Alberta, Canada, effective April 30. Madu, … The post Nigerian ‘Madu Kaycee’ Be...

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Nigeria The Nation

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 05:02:42 +0000
Police parade 33 suspected criminals
Enugu State Police Command on Wednesday paraded 33 suspected criminals, who were arrested for crimes within the past one month. The command also recovered 10 rifles, cartridges and ammunition. It also recovered armoured transformer cables and vandali...

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 04:52:08 +0000
Three held for allegedly killing couple
THE police in Ogun State have arrested three persons for allegedly killing a couple on June 30. James Olaosebikan, 72, and his wife, Esther, 68, were murdered in cold blood at their Sagamu home. Their killers, according to the police, entered their h...

Nigeria The Will

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 20:56:33 +0000
Disregard NEF’s Unauthorised Quit Order – Buhari Tells Herders
BEVERLY HILLS, July 17, (THEWILL) – President Muhammadu Buhari has enjoined all Nigerians to ignore the recent call by the Northern Elders Forum (NEF) to Fulani herders, asking them to leave the southern part of Nigeria. “All citizens of ...

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 18:09:30 +0000
Reps Ask IGP To Shut Down Edo Assembly, Urge Gov. Obaseki To Issue New Proclamation
BEVERLY HILLS, July 17, (THEWILL) – The House of Representatives has asked the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mr Mohammed Adamu, to shut down the Edo State House of Assembly. The request followed the adoption of a report of the House ad-ho...

Rwanda

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 09:54:15 GMT
Museveni, Kagame Agree to End 'Fight'
[Monitor] Kampala -Angolan President João Lourenço on Friday expressed optimism that the Katuna border conflict between Uganda and Rwanda could "have better days" and said his country will attempt all measures to ensure cordial relations and stabil...

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 05:17:34 GMT
First Case of Ebola Reported in City of Goma, Near Rwanda Border
[Deutsche Welle] The Democratic Republic of Congo has reported its first case of Ebola in the eastern city of Goma. The presence of the virus has raised concerns of an outbreak in the densely populated area along the Rwandan border.

Sao Tome and Principe

Tue, 09 Jul 2019 07:42:28 GMT
Angola and São Tomé Outline Strategy for AU Summit
[ANGOP] Niamey -Angola's Foreign Affairs minister, Manuel Augusto, and Saõ Tomé and Prince minister for Foreign Affairs, Cooperation and Communities, Elsa Pinto, examined on Saturday in Niamey, Niger, issues concerning the functioning of the Africa...

Senegal

Sun, 14 Jul 2019 19:55:01 GMT
Afcon 2019 - Senegal Defeat Tunisia, Qualify for Final
[Premium Times] Senegal on Sunday qualified for the final of the African Cup of Nations after a 1-0 defeat of Tunisia.

Sun, 14 Jul 2019 19:04:14 GMT
Thrills, Spills, Own Goal Sees Senegal Sink Tunisia's Dream at AFCON 2019
[allAfrica] Cape Town -Senegal's Lions of Taranga and Tunisia's Eagles of Carthage played a scintillating game of football worthy of a semi-final match where fans endured some tense moments as their teams were awarded penalties - saved by their goali...

Seychelles

Sun, 14 Jul 2019 17:10:51 GMT
New Rum Carries Hint of Vanilla, Whiskey Aftertaste and a Pirate Mystery Aura
[Seychelles News Agency] Rum connoisseurs can now add a new spirit to their collection following the launch of Levasseur Rum on the local market.

Wed, 10 Jul 2019 16:29:29 GMT
Dog Owners in Seychelles Will Soon Be Asked to Register Their Pets
[Seychelles News Agency] Seychelles is getting ready to roll out phase one of the Control and Protection of Dogs Act 2018, set to come into effect January 1, officials announced on Tuesday.

Sierra Leone

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 15:09:18 GMT
Govt Prepares to Pioneer Pre-Service and in-Service Courses in Disease Surveillance and the International Health Regulations in Africa
[WHO] Sierra Leone is on track to become a model in Africa to meet the challenge of health emergency response by preparing its health workforce to detect, prevent, control and effectively respond to public health emergencies in the country.

Thu, 11 Jul 2019 13:30:11 GMT
Away With the Fairies, Dreaming of Real Freedom
[East African] Sierra Leone's President Julius Maada Bio was in Kampala last week, visiting President Yoweri Museveni.

Sierra Leone Patriotic Vanguard


Encounter: Somali Writer Nuruddin Farah
Nuruddin Farah (born November 24, 1945) is a prominent Somali novelist. He was awarded the 1998 Neustadt International Prize for Literature. Farah was born in 1945 in Baidoa, Somalia. He is the son of a merchant father and a poet mother, the fourth...


Toronto: Funeral in Sierra Leone community
By Paul Sowa Our Sierra Leonean brother, the late Dr. Abdulai Mohamed Deffie will be laid to rest this weekend here in Toronto. Our thoughts and prayers are with his wife, Mrs. Marie Deffie (nee Rogers), children and grandchildren. Friday July 19 ...

Sierra Leone Standard Times

Thu, 20 Jun 2019 11:51:49 +0000
Landowning Families receive Land Parcel Maps from Government and Food and Agriculture Organization
The Government of Sierra Leone in collaboration with The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and Green Scenery have handed over land parcel maps to four (4) villages (Rosint, Matatie, Rokupr Wosie and Kalangba) in Mange Bure...

Fri, 14 Jun 2019 14:39:29 +0000
Idriss Iscandri donates computers to Salone embassy in Liberia
By Mohamed Konneh Idriss Iscandri, Founder of Al-Razaq Computing Services has donated laptops, giant printers and photocopier to the Sierra Leone Embassy in Liberia through the Deputy Ambassador of the Mission, Ambassador Joseph M. Hazeley. The compu...

Somalia

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 08:41:58 GMT
Hotel Attack Kills 33
[VOA] Authorities in Somalia say the death toll from Friday's attack on a hotel in the southern Somali port city of Kismayo has climbed to 33.

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 14:40:37 GMT
Canada Promises More Cooperation Mogadishu in Eradicating Terrorism
[Dalsan Radio] Canada has promised to work closely with Somalia in rooting out terrorism and violent extremism.

South Africa AllAfrica

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 14:04:44 GMT
Govt Approves Tormin's Massive West Coast Mining Expansion
[GroundUp] Government has given Australian-owned Tormin mine the go-ahead to vastly expand its current extraction of mineral sands on ten additional West Coast beaches and on an inland strip of old beach adjoining the existing mine near Lutzville.

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 08:41:14 GMT
Ballet in the Bush for Rhinos' Sake
[VOA] Artists are often at the forefront of social change as they use their works to address difficult political and cultural issues. While activist painters, filmmakers and musicians are probably most familiar, choreographers have also addressed soc...

South Africa Business Day

South Africa Independent

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 20:32:00 GMT
John Kani honours Nomhle Nkonyeni at emotional memorial service
South African actors, artists, government officials and the public described the late legendary actress Nomhle Nkonyeni as humble and disciplined.

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 05:00:00 GMT
Offline!: 'Our frustration in dealing with Home Affairs'
The Public Servants Association said Home Affairs employees should not be blamed for poor service

South Africa Mail & Guardian

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200
Old Mutual establishes creative incubator in Newtown
Spaces like these provide valuable support for young people wanting to pursue creative careers. However, brand promoting is a big part of it

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200
Sharing best practice key to healthy results solutions
Healthcare workers from across Africa are working together to find last-mile solutions

South Africa News 24

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 10:46:45 +0200
News24.com | Five Eastern Cape escapees nabbed, 1 'dangerous' suspect still at large
Five out of six people who escaped from custody on the day they were supposed to appear in an Eastern Cape court for stock theft and other charges, have been rearrested

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 10:16:11 +0200
News24.com | What the bleat! Two men bust for allegedly stealing 88 sheep in Eastern Cape
Two men who were caught stealing 88 sheep are expected to appear in court.

South Africa News 24

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 10:46:45 +0200
News24.com | Five Eastern Cape escapees nabbed, 1 'dangerous' suspect still at large
Five out of six people who escaped from custody on the day they were supposed to appear in an Eastern Cape court for stock theft and other charges, have been rearrested

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 10:16:11 +0200
News24.com | What the bleat! Two men bust for allegedly stealing 88 sheep in Eastern Cape
Two men who were caught stealing 88 sheep are expected to appear in court.

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South Sudan

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 11:09:49 GMT
Leaders Urged to End Displacement Crisis, Bring Lasting Peace
[Ghanaian Times] The United Nations (UN) Refugee Agency (UNHCR), has appealed to South Sudan's leaders to speed efforts to end what has become Africa's largest displacement crisis.

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 10:48:30 GMT
Flow of South Sudan's Imports Via Port Sudan Discussed
[SNA] Port Sudan -Wali of Red Sea State, Lt. Gen. Esam Abdelfarraj met Saturday with South Sudan's Ministrt of oil, Mr. Awow Daniel, during his visit to the state.

South Sudan Nation

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 17:44:16 +0000
Condolence and Farewell to Professor Leonzio Angole Onek of the Opposition
For Immediate release July 17th, 2019, SSN; The People’s Democratic Movement (PDM) is extremely saddened to offer its sincere and deeply heartfelt condolences to the family of late Dr. Leonzio Angole Onek who suddenly died on 10th July 2019 after a...

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 17:06:44 +0000
Divided by Defeat and Prophesy, Riek Machar’s post is up for grabs
BY: Deng Vanang, Analyst & Opposition member, JUL/15/2019, SSN; Blame game is fast sweeping across every nook and cranny of SPLM/A-IO’s territory like a tornado. Target of the divisive blame, of course, is definitely, Machar, IO’s pr...

Southern Africa

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 14:04:44 GMT
South Africa: Govt Approves Tormin's Massive West Coast Mining Expansion
[GroundUp] Government has given Australian-owned Tormin mine the go-ahead to vastly expand its current extraction of mineral sands on ten additional West Coast beaches and on an inland strip of old beach adjoining the existing mine near Lutzville.

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 13:02:30 GMT
Lesotho: Thabane, Kabi Move to Block Ruling Party Conference
[Lesotho Times] The High Court will today hear a case in which ABC leader and Prime Minister Thomas Thabane and deputy secretary general Nkaku Kabi are seeking to block the holding of a special conference by a rival faction led by deputy leader Profe...

Sudan

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 04:59:18 GMT
Thousands Rally to Mark 40 Days Since Deadly Crackdown
[Deutsche Welle] Protesters have called for justice for those killed in a brutal raid on a Khartoum camp. The military and civilian opposition still can't finalize power-sharing months after the overthrow of President Omar al-Bashir.

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 14:43:16 GMT
Paramilitary Kills Protester While Power-Sharing Hangs in the Balance
[RFI] One protester was reportedly killed with a bullet to the head and seven others are in critical condition after paramilitary forces in the eastern state of Sennar, Sudan, fired on demonstrators on Sunday, the opposition group Sudan Doctors' Comm...

Swaziland

Fri, 12 Jul 2019 10:35:36 GMT
Many Believe PM is Corrupt, Says Survey
[Swazi Media] Nearly one in four people (24 percent) surveyed in Swaziland / eSwatini believe their Prime Minister is corrupt, according to a report from Transparency International.

Wed, 10 Jul 2019 09:51:27 GMT
Police in Swaziland Walk to Crime Scenes Because Govt Can't Afford to Buy Cars
[Swazi Media] Some police officers in Swaziland / eSwatini are forced to walk to crime scenes because the government has not paid for cars.

Swaziland Times

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 04:20:00 +0200
REMOVE DVOKOLWAKO HEAD – ANGRY PARENTS
DVOKOLWAKO – Enough is enough! This is a message from Dvokolwako High School pupils’ parents to the Ministry of Education and Training regarding the head

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 04:19:00 +0200
NCAZA, NGUBANE SHOULD TESTIFY IN PERSON - SIPHO
MBABANE – Murder accused Sipho Shongwe argues that the truthfulness of evidence is better tested when the person giving evidence is personally questioned about it. He

Tanzania

Fri, 05 Jul 2019 16:02:39 GMT
Tanzania Willing to Sell Maize to Kenya
[Citizen] Dar/Nairobi -The government said yesterday that it was ready to sell surplus maize to Kenya after the neighbouring country announced that it would open a window for duty-free importation of 12.5 million bags.

Fri, 05 Jul 2019 16:02:37 GMT
Dodoma Man Arrested for Allegedly Raping His Own Mother
[Citizen] Dodoma -A young man, Mazengo Chilatu ,28, is being held by police in Dodoma Region for allegedly raping his own mother, 58, whose name .

Tanzania Citizen

Gambia

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 09:54:19 GMT
Update On Farato Demolition and Situation of the Victims
[Foroyaa] In a one on one interview with Samba Baldeh, president of the Farato/Bafuloto/Bojang Kunda Victim's Associations, on Wednesday July 10th 2019, gave an update on the demolition of their properties in these communities and their current situa...

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 09:07:51 GMT
GPU President Says Freedom of Information, Expression Strengthens Good Governance
[Foroyaa] Sheriff Bojang Jnr. the President of The Gambia Press Union has told members of the Judiciary that freedom of information and expression strengthens good governance.

The Gambia Echo

Togo

Mon, 01 Jul 2019 10:52:40 GMT
Black Fingers for Togo Tourney
[Ghanaian Times] THE national junior handball team, Black Fingers, left Accra yesterday for the Togolese capital of Lome for the African Zone 2 &3 Handball Youth Championships.

Sat, 29 Jun 2019 08:44:06 GMT
Waiting for Their Day in Court
[Africa In Fact] The Gnasssingbé clan has been ruling Togo for more than 50 years.The late Eyadema Gnassingbé to power in January 1967, following what was described as the first coup d'état in black Africa, during which Sylvanus Olympio, the count...

Uganda

Sun, 14 Jul 2019 10:12:27 GMT
She Cranes Have Every Reason to Be Aggrieved
[Monitor] Unsolicited advice offered about money is relentless in both its advice and criticism about how hard cash arouses fears and fascination in the same way.

Sat, 13 Jul 2019 09:48:17 GMT
Uganda Grapples With Tourism vs Electricity
[Deutsche Welle] Plans to build another hydropower dam on the shores of Lake Albert in Murchison Falls National Park have angered many Ugandans who rely on the country's burgeoning tourism industry.

Uganda Daily Monitor

West Africa

Sat, 06 Jul 2019 21:31:15 GMT
Cameroon/Nigeria: Nigeria Dethrone Cameroon At Africa Cup of Nations
[RFI] Nigeria advanced to the last eight at the Africa Cup of Nations on Saturday after a thrilling 3-2 victory over the defending champions Cameroon. Odion Ighalo was Nigeria's star player with a brace and an assist.

Sat, 06 Jul 2019 07:41:30 GMT
Nigeria: Boko Haram Crisis Worsens, More People Affected Since October 2018 - UN
[Premium Times] The UN Interagency Standing Committee (IASC) says the humanitarian crisis in Borno, Adamawa and Yobe states needs renewed support in the face of the recent upsurge in violence and growing humanitarian needs.

Zambia

Wed, 03 Jul 2019 07:24:46 GMT
Where Teens Can't Talk About Sex or Contraception, Even With Their Friends
[The Conversation Africa] Becoming pregnant constitutes a threat to young girls' health. That's because they have a higher risk of maternal complications than adult women.

Tue, 02 Jul 2019 12:32:41 GMT
Zambia Up On Peace Index
[Times of Zambia] Zambia has moved up a notch on the Global Peace Index (GPI) 2019 and is now placed 48 out of 163 countries in the world.

Zimbabwe

Sun, 14 Jul 2019 17:25:33 GMT
Stigma Haunts Male Sex Workers
[Zimbabwe Standard] There is a growing number of male sex workers (MSW's) in Zimbabwe, but most of them are operating underground for fear of backlash from a society which is highly conservative.

Sun, 14 Jul 2019 17:26:36 GMT
Zanu-PF 'Shame List' Brews Huge Storm
[Zimbabwe Standard] An international money laundering watchdog has put Zanu PF bigwigs and prominent people on its radar after ruling party youths named them in a list of people that are allegedly driving the foreign currency parallel market.

Zimbabwe Herald

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 22:08:39 +0000
Health workers get 50pc cushion
Health workers have been awarded 50 percent of their pensionable salaries as a cushioning allowance starting this month following the erosion of incomes by a wave of price increases.

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 22:08:39 +0000
Banks colluded on Paynet: Cambria
LONDON-listed Paynet Zimbabwe’s parent firm Cambria Africa Plc, has accused banks of working in collusion and as a “cartel” to take a unified position of refusing to pay for service fees in US dollars when in fact they had different contracts a...

Zimbabwe Mail

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 23:03:49 +0000
Edgars Stores ups performance in H1, 2019
HARARE – Clothing retailer Edgars Stores  Limited said on Friday its year to date profit after [...]

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 23:01:05 +0000
Inflation forecast to stabilise
ZIMBABWE’s galloping rate of inflation will slowdown and come under control by end of this [...]

Cambodian Times

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 21:42:04 GMT
Cambodia ?Black Lists? Six EU Lawmakers for Supporting CNRP
The government of Cambodia this week placed six EU parliamentarians on a list to be refused visas to enter the country, citing the group's statements of support for the banned Cambodia National Res

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 21:42:23 GMT
Displaced Villagers in Laos Still Waiting for Railway Compensation
Many Lao villagers who were forced to relocate for construction on the Laos-China railway are still waiting for compensation from the government, while others who have received payments say the pay

Hong Kong China

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 16:35:19 +0800
'Detained Columbia University scholar charged'
A Chinese-Australian writer detained in Beijing since January was charged on Thursday and moved to a different detention centre in the capital, his lawyer said. Australian lawyer Rob Stary said he had been told by Yang Hengjun's family and friends o...

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 22:14:50 +0800
Ai Weiwei wins damages from Volkswagen dealer
A Danish court on Wednesday ordered a Volkswagen dealer to pay Chinese artist Ai Weiwei more than US$258,000 in damages for using one of the artist's works in an ad without authorisation. "SMC's (the dealer) use of the piece of art constituted a vio...

Hong Kong Local

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 15:52:15 +0800
Protest hits Central and Western District Council
Central and Western District council on Thursday voted down a motion to demand the withdrawal of the extradition bill amid loud protests during a special meeting. The motion, put forward by the Democratic Party's Kam Nai-wai, also condemned what it...

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 13:49:02 +0800
Change extradition laws urgently: Fernando Cheung
Labour Party lawmaker Fernando Cheung has resurrected debate on the possible extradition of a Hong Kong murder suspect to Taiwan, saying he has submitted a private member's bill that would enable the rendition to take place. Chief Executive Carrie L...

South China Morning Post

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 17:00:14 +0800
Standard Chartered cuts Hong Kong’s growth prospects through 2021 as US-China trade war puts the squeeze on city’s economy
Standard Chartered, one of Hong Kong’s three currency-issuing banks, has lowered its economic growth forecast for the city through 2021 due to headwinds from a prolonged US-China trade war, the latest among several financial institutions to cut the...

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 16:47:14 +0800
Fatal crash on Hong Kong motorway leaves bus driver dead and 14 injured in New Territories
A bus driver died and 14 people were injured in a collision between a Citybus double-decker and a truck on a motorway in northern Hong Kong on Thursday.The two vehicles were involved in the fatal crash on the Yuen Long-bound Tsing Long Highway, near ...

Xinhua China News

2017-05-07
China Focus: Beijing firms bring tech to Belt and Road countries
"Borrow a boat to sail in the sea -- we will find more ways to use the opportunities brought by the Belt and Road Initiative," he said.

2017-04-24
Xi, Trump discuss ties, Korean Peninsula situation over phone
Chinese President Xi Jinping and his U.S. counterpart Donald Trump on Monday discussed bilateral ties and the situation on the Korean Peninsula on phone, pledging close contact by various means to promptly exchange views on major issues of common con...

Xinhua World News

2018-01-24
Palestinians clash with Israeli soldiers after protest against Pence visit
Palestinian protesters hurl stones at Israeli soldiers during clashes after a protest against the visit of U.S. Vice President Mike Pence in Jerusalem, in the West Bank city of Hebron, on Jan. 23, 2018.

2018-01-03
U.S. failure to appoint Australian ambassador "diplomatic insult": former deputy PM
Former Australian Deputy Prime Minister Tim Fischer has accused the U.S. of hitting Australia with a "diplomatic insult."

India Merinews

2019-07-17T20:22:23+05:30
Bruno Romagnoli stars in award-winning film 'The Farmer'
Entertainment, education, and engagement; as an internationally sought-after actor, these are the fundamentals in which Argentina's Bruno Romagnoli has built his career.

2019-07-17T20:06:23+05:30
True guru is role model of divine life
On the occasion of Guru Purnima on July 16, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, greeted the people saying, "On the auspicious day of Guru Purnima, we bow in reverence to all our Gurus who have played an important role in inspiring, moulding and shaping our...

Indonesia Headlines

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 00:57:20 GMT
Corruption and coal dug up in Indonesia - Eco-Business - Asia Pacific
Corruption and coal dug up in Indonesia - News Eco-Business Prosecutors have indicted the head of a national power firm, raising hopes of a dirty energy clean-up.

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 00:57:12 GMT
Shocking! Indonesia's Zoo keeper impregnates female orangutan-baboon - The Maravi Post
Shocking! Indonesia's Zoo keeper impregnates female orangutan-baboon The Maravi Post A zoo keeper at Indonesia's Surabaya zoo has been arrested and charged with sexual assault on animals and

Japan Times News

Sat, 03 Mar 2018 06:00:00 PST
K. International spelling whiz wins ninth Japan Times Bee

Sat, 03 Mar 2018 05:54:00 PST
Japan’s media out of step with mental health issues

Malaysia Malay Mail

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 16:47:51 +0800
Police refute claims that Anwar’s aide not given food, rest during interrogation
KUALA LUMPUR, July 18 — Police have denied that Perak PKR chairman Farhash Wafa Salvador Rizal Mubarak was not given food for almost 24 hours while in detention to assist in the investigations into the case of a sex video connected to a minister......

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 16:32:58 +0800
Russia remains open to cooperation, urges impartial investigation of MH17 crash
KUALA LUMPUR, July 18 — Russia remains open to cooperation in the investigation of the catastrophic downing of Malaysia Airlines’ Flight MH17 as the world marked yesterday, the fifth anniversary of the tragedy. The Embassy of Russia in Malaysia,....

Mongolia

Wed, 03 Aug 2016 04:21:29 +0000
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Philippines

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 16:22:00 +0800
Duterte signs law providing incentives to innovative business startups
The law creates a Philippine Startup Development Program composed of benefits and incentives for startups or startup enablers.

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 16:20:00 +0800
Government urged to address slowed GDP growth, declining competitiveness
Days before President Rodrigo Duterte delivers his fourth State of the Nation Address, experts pointed out a number economic problems that they say the government needs to troubleshoot.

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Philippines Headlines

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 16:20:00 +0800
Government urged to address slowed GDP growth, declining competitiveness
Days before President Rodrigo Duterte delivers his fourth State of the Nation Address, experts pointed out a number economic problems that they say the government needs to troubleshoot.

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 16:05:00 +0800
US pledges new P235M aid for Marawi
The US government, through USAID, provided an additional P234 million worth of humanitarian aid for Marawi City.

Philippines Iloilo

Philippines Manila

Philippines Nation

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 10:36:00 +0800
Walang Pasok: QC suspends classes on Monday for SONA
Classes in all levels in Quezon City will be suspended on Monday, July 22, for President Rodrigo Duterte’s State of the Nation Address.

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0800
CA affirms dismissal of 3 Pasay cops
The Court of Appeals (CA) has affirmed the dismissal of three Pasay City policemen who extorted money from a couple they arrested in a supposed anti-narcotics operation in 2013.

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Singapore News Asia

Singapore Today Online

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 08:24:37 +0000
Youths inspired by Crimewatch to rob sex worker sentenced to reformative training

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 07:28:37 +0000
Jail for e-scooter rider who struck one pedestrian on footbridge, then hit another as he fled

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Thailand Bangkok Most Recent

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 15:52:00 +0700
Pace splits Dean & DeLuca to stop losses
SET-listed Pace Development Corporation Plc, the Bangkok-based owner of Dean & DeLuca, plans to revamp the ailing gourmet grocer business by splitting operations in Asia and the US for business restructuring.

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 15:45:00 +0700
Cambodia tourism ministry launches tourism app
The Ministry of Tourism has launched a mobile application that gives tourists quick access to information about Cambodia.

Thailand Bangkok Top Stories

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 14:27:00 +0700
New tourism minister highlights visitor-safety
The new tourism and sports minister has made the setting of safety standards to regain the confidence of foreign tourists his priority task.

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 14:08:00 +0700
Last suspect caught in love triangle-murder of tomboy singer
The seventh and final suspect in the love-triangle abduction and murder of a tomboy singer in Bangkok in 2016, also involving a jealous former district police chief, has been arrested in Kanchanaburi.

Vietnam Politics

Wed, 07 Sep 2016 13:32:00 GMT
Japan to provide patrol ships to Vietnam amid maritime row with China
  Japan also agreed to provide two large patrol ships and lend up to five used surveillance aircraft to the PhilippinesJapan to provide planes, ships for Philippines amid sea dispute with ChinaJapan eyes record defence budget to develop anti-ship m...

Wed, 07 Sep 2016 01:00:00 GMT
French president hails preservation of Hanoi Old Quarter
  Francois Hollande was warmly welcomed by Hanoians and tourists in the Old QuarterVietnamese airlines order 40 Airbus jets worth $6.5 billionBeyond the baguette: France's food legacy in VietnamHanoi opens pedestrian zone around iconic Sword LakeFr...

Vietnam Thanh Nien

Thu, 15 Sep 2016 05:00:00 GMT
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From September 15, 2016, the website is no longer updated. All the articles we have published can still be found in the Archive.

Thu, 15 Sep 2016 03:44:51 GMT
Vietnam property market: to buy or not to buy?
  The new legislation played a major role in addressing many issues that foreigners previously faced and made Vietnam property market “sexy” againVietnam’s housing market improves in Q2: reportForeigners fuel housing salesIt's still hard for ...

Argentina

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 08:11:00 GMT
Falklands/Malvinas war experience conference forcibly cancelled at Buenos Aires college
An open conference by two Argentine Air Force pilots at an elite college in Buenos Aires had to be suspended following “ill-treatment” and overall questioning of Argentine armed forces conduct by the students and apparentl...

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 05:38:00 GMT
What did the Mercosur’s leaders say about Venezuela in Santa Fe?
The political and economic crisis in Venezuela was the center of the political debate among the heads of state that, this Wednesday, met in Santa Fe, Argentina in the Mercosur semi-annual summit, a block from which the Caribbea...

Argentina Independent

Bahamas Weekly

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 19:47:17 EDT
US Charge d'Affaires call on the Governor General
US Embassy Charge d'Affaires Stephanie Bowers paid a courtesy call on Governor General, His Excellency the Most Hon. Cornelius A. Smith at Government House, July 17, 2019...

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 18:15:54 EDT
Access Accelerator clients recieve Accelerated Access to Crown Land
On Monday, July 8th, the SBDC held its first Entrepreneurship Summer Success series entitled “Access to Crown Land” with keynote speaker Debbie Strachan, Senior Deput...

Barbados Nation News

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 22:51:07 -0400
Hotel worries stir residents
Traffic, a window-to-the-sea and the proposed size of the structure are chief among the concerns of residents in Blue Waters and Cot Road in Christ Church, ahead of the second town hall meeting today addressing... ...

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 22:46:29 -0400
12 more SSA trucks
The Sanitation Service Authority (SSA) is getting another 12 garbage collection trucks. Chairman of the Authority, Senator Rudy Grant, said in the Senate yesterday he expected the trucks to be in the... ...

Belize Times

The Reporter

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 02:34:55 +0000
Arresting Our Fourth Estate
By: Osmany Salas Prime Minister Dean Barrow, through Barrow and Williams, has written to all media houses, warning that any re-broadcast, re-publication or repeating of F.T.C.’s allegations against him may

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 00:25:27 +0000
A Nation Traumatized By Many Mysterious Murders, Why ?
2 VIDEOS BELOW By: Michael M Barrow Wednesday, July 17th. 2019 – In the past 72 hours the nation of Belize and in particular, Belize City is traumatized by daily

Bolpress (sp)

Fri, 12 Jul 2019 23:18:46 +0000
El amor en tiempos de Felipe Delgado
El amor en tiempos de Felipe Delgado Raúl Prada Alcoreza         Felipe Delgado se enamora de Ramona Escalera. Seducido por su naturalidad, su comportamiento espontáneo, y su belleza solitaria, cada vez más atraído, así como ...

Tue, 09 Jul 2019 16:11:29 +0000
Pinochetazo en Venezuela
El 11 de septiembre de 1973 se dio el golpe militar que bombardeó el Palacio de Gobierno de Chile y produjo el derrocamiento y la muerte del primer presidente “socialista” constitucionalmente electo en Latinoamérica. La dictadura totalitaria qu...

El Diario (sp)

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 00:00:00 -0400
Conflicto por cuotas de poder en partidos políticos
Según calendario electoral, el próximo viernes 20 de julio fenecerá el plazo para que los partidos políticos entreguen sus listas de candidatura y las tres fuerzas que se perfilan como “favoritas” entre la porción votante de población: Movi...

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 00:00:00 -0400
Detuvieron a expresidente peruano Alejandro Toledo
Lima.- El expresidente peruano Alejandro Toledo (2001-2006) fue arrestado ayer en Estados Unidos como parte del pedido de extradición hecho por las autoridades de Perú para procesarlo por presuntos actos de corrupción vinculados con la empresa Ode...

Brazil

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 05:38:00 GMT
What did the Mercosur’s leaders say about Venezuela in Santa Fe?
The political and economic crisis in Venezuela was the center of the political debate among the heads of state that, this Wednesday, met in Santa Fe, Argentina in the Mercosur semi-annual summit, a block from which the Caribbea...

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 10:47:00 GMT
Tabaré denies brokering meeting with Bolsonaro
Uruguayan President Tabaré Vázquez Tuesday denied having sought to meet privately with his Brazilian counterpart Jair Bolsonaro during Wednesday's Mercosur summit in Santa Fe, Argentina.

Colombia

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 16:40:21 +0000
Colombia’s war crimes tribunal begins investigation into Medellin military attack
Colombia’s war crimes tribunal has begun investigating “Operation Orion,” a 2002 attack on the west of Medellin carried out by the security forces allegedly in collusion with local crime lord… The post Colombia’s war cri...

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 12:30:29 +0000
Missing FARC leaders in Venezuela protected by Maduro: Duque
Colombia’s President Ivan Duque said Tuesday that three missing FARC leaders are in Venezuela under the protection of “the dictatorship of Nicolas Maduro.” In an interview with conservative television network… The post Missing...

Colombia Bogota

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 16:52:07 +0000
Colombia’s Bicentenary: The landmarks of the Liberator
As the country celebrates 200 years of Independence, The City Paper follows the trail of the Liberator from Tame in Arauca, through Casanare, and into the mountains of Boyacá.

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 16:11:54 +0000
Colombia’s Sebastián Pinzón named regional finalist of S.P Young Chef contest
Sebastián Pinzón, chef of Celele, has reached the regional finals of San Pellegrino's prestigious gastronomy award.

Costa Rica News

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 17:36:03 +0000
Legislators Seeking To Define Usury Rate in Costa Rica
Should loans charging more than 57% interest be prohibited? A legislative bill seeks to answer that by defining a usury rate in Costa Rica. The goal is to define an interest rate that would protect consumers from excessive charges.  The Central Bank...

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 17:02:44 +0000
Ads Pay To Bring Free Wi-Fi On Public Buses
More than 3 million passengers have used the Fénix wireless Internet platform, which is installed on some 400 buses in Costa Rica. Currently, the service is available in public buses circulating in San José, Alajuela, Heredia and, recently, in Punt...

Radio Habana (sp)

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 22:49:00 -0400
Presidente de Cuba llama a uso racional de los recursos en el verano
La Habana, 17 jul (RHC) El presidente de Cuba, Miguel Díaz-Canel, llamó este miércoles a usar de forma racional los recursos del Estado durante los meses de verano en aras de garantizar al pueblo una etapa estival de calidad.

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 21:32:00 -0400
Gobiernos de Cuba y Portugal fortalecen sus relaciones bilaterales
La Habana, 17 jul (RHC) El viceministro cubano de Relaciones Exteriores, Rogelio Sierra, recibió este miércoles en La Habana al secretario de Estado para las Comunidades Portuguesas del Ministerio de Negocios Extranjeros de Portugal, José Luís C...

Dominica News online

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 19:36:43 +0000
Electoral reform group to focus in panel discussion on indelible ink as ‘practical’ electoral reform mechanism
President of the Dominica Business Forum, Severin McKenzie and member of a group of church, business and civil society leaders says the group will be focusing on indelible ink used for the upcoming general elections as it is the only...

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 17:31:06 +0000
Antigua rejects Barbados’ proposal of US44M for LIAT shares
Antigua’s Prime Minister Gaston Browne has broken his silence about the ongoing discussion on the sale of LIAT between his country and Barbados. Media reports from Bridgetown indicated that discussions were not going favorably because Mia Mottl...

The Dominican

Tue, 03 Apr 2018 22:10:44 GMT
Relationship between Dominica and T@T solid says PM Skerrit
Dominica’s prime minister Roosevelt Skerrit is reporting that the relationship between Dominica and Trinidad and Tobago remains “solid.”

Thu, 29 Mar 2018 10:52:40 GMT
T&T’s vote against Dominica sparks outrage with calls for firing of foreign minister
Trinidad and Tobago’s decision to vote against Dominica’s appeal to the Organization of American States (OAS) for a two year waiver on its fees owed to the institution has met with outrage, disbelief and disgust within the country.

Falkland Islands / Malvinas

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 08:36:00 GMT
Falklands' Stanley, top rated port in South America according to Cruise Critics
Stanley, in the Falkland Islands, was rated as the top port in South America and Antarctica, according to Cruise Critic's fourth annual Cruisers' Choice destination awards which was published on Wednesday. Likewise Best large-...

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 08:29:00 GMT
Falklands' Sea Lion project boost after Premier announces a very positive half year financial result
Premier Oil on Wednesday reduced its forecast for its 2019 operating costs to US$12 per barrel of oil equivalent (boe) from US$ 13 and expects debt reduction to reach the upper end of its US$ 250-350 million target by year-end.

Honduras News

Thu, 06 Jun 2019 18:57:20 +0000
Official list of the 23 players representing Honduras in the 2019 Gold Cup – Honduras National Team Soccer
Concacaf announced on Thursday June 6, 2019 the list of the Honduras National Team players that will represent Honduras during the 2019 Concacaf Gold Cup Championship. The Honduras National Selection also known as the BiColor and La Seleccion Catrach...

Mon, 06 Nov 2017 21:58:07 +0000
The Gordon Ramsay Honduras Video
Just last week the BBC affiliated chef published a video of Honduras. It was focused on the security, or lack of security in Honduras. As expected, the video went viral and the local newspapers made sure they put this trusted news source on their fro...

Jamaica Gleaner

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 00:28:24 -0500
SOE fight - Bunting challenges PM on viability of security measure amid rising murder figures
The number of murders recorded nationally in the 10 weeks immediately following a declaration of a state of emergency (SOE) across three western parishes soared by 21 per cent when compared with the corresponding period last year, opposition Member....

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 00:25:10 -0500
More of Reid’s associates paid through CMU?
Opposition Member of Parliament (MP) Mikael Phillips yesterday revealed that he has seen evidence where a member of Ruel Reid’s security team was being paid heftily through the Caribbean Maritime University (CMU) as questions continue to mount ove...

Jamaica Observer

Wed, 17, Jul, 2019 06:01:00 GMT
Bunting promises issues-based presidential campaign
THERE was a noticeable toning down of the bitter rhetoric which has so far marred the People's National Party's (PNP) presidential race when the 'Rise United' team launched its campaign on Sunday, and its leader, Peter Bunting, ha...

Wed, 17, Jul, 2019 06:01:00 GMT
Supt Wayne Cameron heads Police Officers' Association
Superintendent Wayne Cameron was elected as the new chairman of the Police Officers' Association, during its annual conference last Friday.He assumes the position formerly held by Superintendent Catherine Lord.Cameron heads a seve...

Jamaica Star

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 05:00:44 -0500
HOSPITAL MADE MY BABY SICK - Two-year-old has clots in brain and unable to talk
After previously giving birth to five healthy babies, Onika Bryan is convinced that the negligence of the nurses at a rural area hospital is the reason her son has a number of medical issues. Before Zane Mills’ birth, Bryan said that she had a......

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 05:00:56 -0500
Residents relieved as fire spares homes
R esidents on Elgin Road in South St Andrew are breathing a collective sigh of relief after their houses escaped the onslaught of a fire which engulfed the adjacent Allen's Recycling building on 2A Lyndhurst Road, yesterday. The residents told.....

Latin America

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 10:50:00 GMT
US Marshals arrest former Peruvian President Toledo pending extradition
Peru's fugitive President Alejandro Celestino Toledo Manrique has been arrested Tuesday in California following an extradition request filed a year ago by his country's authorities, it was reported by both US and Peruvian sourc...

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 10:26:00 GMT
UK, Ecuador agree Assange not to be extradited where he could be executed
Wikileaks founder Julian Assange will not be extradited to any country with capital punishment, Britain's Minister for the Americas and Europe, Alan Duncan announced Monday in Quito after a meeting with Ecuador's Foreign Minist...

Mercosur

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 05:38:00 GMT
What did the Mercosur’s leaders say about Venezuela in Santa Fe?
The political and economic crisis in Venezuela was the center of the political debate among the heads of state that, this Wednesday, met in Santa Fe, Argentina in the Mercosur semi-annual summit, a block from which the Caribbea...

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 10:47:00 GMT
Tabaré denies brokering meeting with Bolsonaro
Uruguayan President Tabaré Vázquez Tuesday denied having sought to meet privately with his Brazilian counterpart Jair Bolsonaro during Wednesday's Mercosur summit in Santa Fe, Argentina.

El Nuevo Diario (sp)

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 00:09:00 -0600
IML afirma que a Montes le dispararon de largo - El Nuevo Diario
La autopsia entregada por el Instituto de Medicina Legal (IML) a la familia del reo fallecido de un disparo en la cárcel, Eddy Montes Praslin, contradice la versión del Gobierno, ya que el dictamen médico afirma que recibió...

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 00:08:00 -0600
“El mal histórico ha sido que siempre nos centramos en el poder” - El Nuevo Diario
“Oramos por nuestros perseguidores”, afirma el padre Raúl Zamora. “Siempre hay una capacidad de cambiar y de reconocer las culpas y de volver a empezar la vida… Sería algo maravilloso que se reconocieran los err...

Newsroom Panama

Fri, 25 Jan 2019 01:01:11 +0000
OPINION: Panama’s crisis of values
Pope Francisco has arrived in Panama. When the Argentine Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio became the... This is a summary text only, click on the title to read the entire news and much more.

Fri, 25 Jan 2019 00:01:51 +0000
First 60,000 pilgrims arrive for WYD
Nearly 60,000 pilgrims had entered Panama by   7:00 am on Thursday, January 24, for the World Youth... This is a summary text only, click on the title to read the entire news and much more.

Paraguay

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 05:38:00 GMT
What did the Mercosur’s leaders say about Venezuela in Santa Fe?
The political and economic crisis in Venezuela was the center of the political debate among the heads of state that, this Wednesday, met in Santa Fe, Argentina in the Mercosur semi-annual summit, a block from which the Caribbea...

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 10:59:00 GMT
Mercosur expected to announce dropping of roaming charges in Santa Fe
The presidents of Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay and Uruguay are expected to announce Wednesday the elimination of the roaming service charge when travelling to any of the Mercosur countries, it was reported.

La Republica (sp)

Peru al Dia (sp)

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 19:14:58 +0000
Autoridad de la Reconstrucción con Cambios anula obras a Municipalidad de Piura
  Un total de 8 importantes obras viales de reconstrucción por un valor de S/28 millones y previstas para la ciudad de Piura, ya no serán financiadas por la Autoridad para la Reconstrucción con Cambios (ARCC). De este modo, las pistas únicam...

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 19:11:24 +0000
Ambulantes amenazan con regresar al mercado de Piura
  Los ambulantes del mercado de Piura amenazaron por retirar por la fuerza las rejas, que colocó la Municipalidad Provincial el pasado 20 de junio, para regresar a ocupar las calles del centro de abasto. Así lo plantearon luego de una marcha d...

South America

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 08:36:00 GMT
Falklands' Stanley, top rated port in South America according to Cruise Critics
Stanley, in the Falkland Islands, was rated as the top port in South America and Antarctica, according to Cruise Critic's fourth annual Cruisers' Choice destination awards which was published on Wednesday. Likewise Best large-...

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 08:29:00 GMT
Falklands' Sea Lion project boost after Premier announces a very positive half year financial result
Premier Oil on Wednesday reduced its forecast for its 2019 operating costs to US$12 per barrel of oil equivalent (boe) from US$ 13 and expects debt reduction to reach the upper end of its US$ 250-350 million target by year-end.

Unasur

Wed, 24 Apr 2019 09:10:00 GMT
Chile begins formal proceedings to withdraw from Unasur
The Chilean government has announced that it will begin proceedings to withdraw from the Union of South American Nations (UNASUR), the regional bloc from which it suspended its membership last year.

Sun, 14 Apr 2019 08:55:00 GMT
Argentina issues diplomatic credentials to Guaidó's representative and withdraws from Unasur
Argentina reiterated its support for Venezuela’s opposition leader Friday by issuing diplomatic credentials to a new delegate and officially announcing its withdrawal from the regional UNASUR bloc, which has been criticized o...

Uruguay

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 08:22:00 GMT
Bad times for the hotel industry in Uruguay
Several iconic hotels in Montevideo, Uruguay, have closed or will be converted into office buildings according to the Chamber of Tourism sources. The list includes a top-rated boutique hotel, Belmont, which hosted among others ...

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 05:38:00 GMT
What did the Mercosur’s leaders say about Venezuela in Santa Fe?
The political and economic crisis in Venezuela was the center of the political debate among the heads of state that, this Wednesday, met in Santa Fe, Argentina in the Mercosur semi-annual summit, a block from which the Caribbea...

Venezuela

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 05:38:00 GMT
What did the Mercosur’s leaders say about Venezuela in Santa Fe?
The political and economic crisis in Venezuela was the center of the political debate among the heads of state that, this Wednesday, met in Santa Fe, Argentina in the Mercosur semi-annual summit, a block from which the Caribbea...

Wed, 10 Jul 2019 10:00:00 GMT
Guaidó justifies his dialogue strategy with the Maduro government
The government of Nicolás Maduro and the Venezuelan opposition will sit down at the same table to negotiate an exit to the political, social and economic crisis that the country is experiencing, this time in Barbados, despite ...

Venezuela Analysis

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 16:02:00 -0400
It's the Pig's Fault...
El Maizal spokesperson Angel Prado denounces government policies which benefit large scale pig farming industrialists to the detriment to small and communal production.

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 09:04:00 -0400
Venezuelan Campesinos Released After Security Forces Raid
A prompt mobilization from popular movements managed to secure their release.

Antarctica

Wed, 03 Jul 2019 18:51:00 GMT
South Sandwich Islands hold one of the world's enduring eight lava lake in a crater
Satellite pictures confirm there is a persistent lava lake inside the crater of a remote British Overseas Territory (BOT) volcano. Few enduring lava lakes are known globally; the one at Mount Michael on Saunders Island in the S...

Tue, 02 Jul 2019 09:55:00 GMT
Loss of Antarctica's sea ice cover, particularly since 2014, baffles scientists
After mysteriously expanding for decades, Antarctica's sea ice cover melted by an area four times greater than France in just a few years and now stands at a record low, according to a study published on Monday.

Australian Top Stories

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 15:06:14 +1000
Trump supporters chanted 'send her back'. Instead, Ilhan Omar hit back
Somalia-born US congresswomen Ilhan Omar fires back at Donald Trump on Twitter, saying "I am where I belong", after the President's speech at a rally prompts supporters to chant "send her back". ...

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 17:06:13 +1000
Christian siblings who refused to pay taxes come from Dutch honey-farming family
The Christian brother and sister ordered to pay a $2.3-million bill after refusing to pay income tax on the grounds it "goes against God's will" are part of a Tasmanian honey farming family that has made headlines before...

Brisbane Times Headlines

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 18:57:00 +1000
Man jailed after Facebook video shows him shooting at cockroaches with replica gun
The 35-year-old Sydney man pleaded guilty to two counts of possessing an unauthorised firearm and two counts of possessing a prohibited weapon without a permit.

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 18:52:20 +1000
Former Sydney tip owners awarded $50 million compo for WestConnex site
The NSW government has been ordered to pay more than $50 million compensation to the former owners of a tip site that it acquired for WestConnex.

Canberra Times

Independent Australia

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 16:00:00 +1000
Why I’m not signing up to demand the Government legislate press freedom laws
Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton has declared that journalists who dare publish dirty government secrets will go to gaol, writes Dr Martin Hirst. read now...

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 12:00:00 +1000
Srebrenica, 11 July 1995: The 'White Genocide'
Bilal Cleland reminds us that the rise of fundamentalist populism in otherwise liberal societies, often promoted by a venomous tabloid media, needs to be recognised as a lethal trend. read now...

Otago Daily Times

Thu, 11 Jul 2019 22:30:30 +1200
Evacuations as Army plans explosion of 'unstable' chemical
The Army will dispose of an unstable chemical in South Dunedin this morning by blowing it up, requiring the evacuation of a large number of properties.From 7am, properties in a 100m radius around the Blis Technologies building on...

Tue, 09 Jul 2019 19:18:28 +1200
Hikers with children located in Kahurangi National Park two hours after search alert
A group of hikers, including children, have been located after a search was launched in the Kahurangi National Park earlier today.A police spokeswoman told the Herald the group had been found "safe and well" around 7.30pm, over...

Sydney Morning Herald National News

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 18:57:00 +1000
Man jailed after Facebook video shows him shooting at cockroaches with replica gun
The 35-year-old Sydney man pleaded guilty to two counts of possessing an unauthorised firearm and two counts of possessing a prohibited weapon without a permit.

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 18:52:20 +1000
Former Sydney tip owners awarded $50 million compo for WestConnex site
The NSW government has been ordered to pay more than $50 million compensation to the former owners of a tip site that it acquired for WestConnex.

Sydney Morning Herald World News

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 18:49:11 +1000
Epstein's wealth afforded him a sentence full of perks
A deputy assigned to be with Epstein at all times while on daily work release was required to wear a suit and drive an unmarked car, records show.

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 18:37:52 +1000
Australia's Yang Hengjun faces potential charges after six months in secret Beijing prison
The Australian blogger's lawyers say it's likely he'll be charged with endangering China's national security.

The Age

Tue, 14 Jun 2016 14:00:00 GMT
Shorten veers left on treaty, boats
Bill Shorten has sparked a political storm over sudden policy moves that appeal to the Labor Left.

Tue, 14 Jun 2016 14:00:00 GMT
Course set for vote failure
Progressive politics is close to killing off the worthy idea of constitutional recognition of the indigenous peoples.

The Australian

Tue, 14 Jun 2016 14:00:00 GMT
Shorten veers left on treaty, boats
Bill Shorten has sparked a political storm over sudden policy moves that appeal to the Labor Left.

Tue, 14 Jun 2016 14:00:00 GMT
Course set for vote failure
Progressive politics is close to killing off the worthy idea of constitutional recognition of the indigenous peoples.

Dominion Post

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 04:46:40 GMT
Land fight family freed
Family at centre of Māori land dispute released from court, but can't go back to farm.

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 02:46:01 GMT
The Great Wall of Christchurch
A once thriving central Christchurch thoroughfare now runs into a colossal concrete wall.

New Zealand Headlines

New Zealand National

New Zealand Pacific

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 15:13:23 +1200
Investigation shows pilot error to blame for fatal FSM crash
Pilot error was to blame for a fatal plane crash in Federated States of Micronesia last September.

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 15:07:36 +1200
Emergency proclamation signed after Hawaii telescope protest arrests
Hawaii's governor has signed an emergency proclamation after dozens of people were arrested near the state's highest mountain.

New Zealand RadioNZ

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 18:48:29 +1200
Baldwin St vs Ffordd Pen Llech: Dunedinites ramp up efforts to nab steepest street title
Dunedin has not given up the fight to claim the world's steepest street again, even though the title has been officially stripped from Baldwin Street by Guinness World Records.

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 20:25:54 +1200
Saudi Arabia to host families of Christchurch mosque shooting victims for Mecca pilgrimage
Saudi Arabia has confirmed it will host 200 pilgrims from families of those killed or injured in the Christchurch mosque shootings.

New Zealand Top Stories

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 08:44:26 GMT
The 5 uncapped ABs
These are the new faces poised for test debuts when ABs begin their season in Argentina.

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 06:00:00 GMT
'Pinned' against attacking shark
"It was like getting hit by a freight train," Val Croon says about his encounter with the great white.

New Zealand World

Planet Tonga

Thu, 11 Apr 2019 00:27:26 +0000
Teen convicted of underage carnal knowledge
Nuku’alofa, Tonga: A 17-year-old youth was found guilty on charges of carnal knowledge of a girl under the age of 15, committed in January last year in Tongatapu. Source: Teen convicted of underage carnal knowledge

Wed, 10 Apr 2019 21:33:15 +0000
Israel Folau’s latest anti-gay comments ‘unacceptable’
By Radio New Zealand Fullback Israel Folau’s latest anti-gay comments on social media are “unacceptable” and its integrity unit will look into the matter, Rugby Australia (RA) says. Wallabies international Folau, one of Australia’s top player...

Albania News

Armenia News

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 23:57:41 +0400
Book devoted to architecture of Armenian cathedrals in Ukraine released in Kiev

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 23:46:00 +0400
Armenia's Pashinyan on his call to block entrances to and exits from courts

Armenia Panorama

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 20:00:00 +0400
Turkish President Erdogan to pay compensation for calling statue symbolising peace a 'freak'

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 19:37:00 +0400
Artsakh president receives Secretary of Armenia's National Security council

Armenian News

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 07:37:00 GMT
Kevin Spacey groping case dropped by prosecutors
Spacey was charged with indecent assault and battery last year in the only criminal case that has been brought against the actor.

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 07:02:44 GMT
Kim Kardashian working to free man convicted of killing three people
Keith has been imprisoned since 1994, after being convicted of killing Marichell Chatman, Marchae Chatman and Linda Chatman.

Azerbaijan Today

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 18:27:00 +0400
U.S. envoy: We want energy to be driver of economic opportunity, including with projects like TAP

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 18:18:00 +0400
Afghan Finance Minister continues his working visit to Baku

Azerbaijan Trend

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 21:08:00 +0400
Azerbaijani Defense Ministry talks alleged sniper fire from Armenian side
The information spread by the Armenian media about the gunning of an Armenian village by the units of the Azerbaijani Army in the Nakhchivan region is unfounded.

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 20:15:05 +0400
Azerbaijan increases production of paint, varnish products by 87%

Belarus Belapan

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 19:32:54 +0300
Belarusian ambassador meets with deputy governor of Russia’s Kaluga province

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 19:10:54 +0300
Lukashenka, Putin make tour of Valaam Island

Belarus Belta

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 19:59:38 +0300
Belarus invited to participate in metro, tram, railway service modernization projects in Egypt
The Egyptian side expressed interest in using trams and electric buses made by the Belarusian company Belkommunmash to create mass transit systems in new urban communities in Egypt, including the new administrative capital.

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 19:38:34 +0300
Belarus ready to sell commuter trains, municipal vehicles to Russia's Leningrad Oblast
The ambassador confirmed Belarus' interest in implementing more projects of mutual interest. He stressed Belarus' intention to increase trade turnover by invigorating mutual shipments of products and implementing joint projects in agribusiness, civil...

Belarus Digest

Czech Republic Ceske Noviny

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 03:51:00 +0200
Trump na mítinku zopakoval útoky na demokratické kongresmanky
Greenville (USA) - Americký prezident Donald Trump pokračuje v útocích na čtveřici demokratických kongresmanek z řad menšin, které minulý týden vyzval, aby se vrátily do zemí svého původu....

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 01:02:00 +0200
Peloton Tour de France čeká první pyrenejská etapa
Bagneres-de-Bigorre (Francie) - Peloton Tour de France dnes po středeční sprinterské etapě zamíří do hor a v prvních pyrenejských kopcích se naplno rozhoří boj o žlutý dres. Ve 12. etapě...

Czech Republic Radio Praha

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 17:08:00 +0200
Petříček: Czech Republic is ready to help in a Europe-wide solution but refuses EU quota system
The Czech Minister of Foreign Affairs Tomáš Petříček reacted to the statement by German Interior Minister Horst Seehofer that there is "close to zero" support for a solution to the migrant crisis in Eastern Europe by t...

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 16:54:00 +0200
Maláčová: Czech Republic should try to get EU funding for ageing population related projects
The Czech Republic should try to get funding for the construction of housing for pensioners from the European Union, Labour and Social Affairs Minister Jana Maláčová told the Czech News Agency on Wednesday. The funding requests sh...

Estonia

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 14:52:39 +0300
London’s best taking on the world
Founder and CEO of Monese Norris Koppel was just elected EY entrepreneur of the year for London and South East England. The company’s plans go beyond the United Kingdom as Monese continues to grow all over Europe.

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 14:49:21 +0300
Quick loan ad restrictions eased
The Ministry of Economic Affairs and Communications (MKM) wants to lift strict advertising restrictions currently in place for quick credit providers that were laid down three years ago when Estonia decided to contain fast loans. The ministry now fin...

Estonia Post Times

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 14:52:39 +0300
London’s best taking on the world
Founder and CEO of Monese Norris Koppel was just elected EY entrepreneur of the year for London and South East England. The company’s plans go beyond the United Kingdom as Monese continues to grow all over Europe.

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 14:49:21 +0300
Quick loan ad restrictions eased
The Ministry of Economic Affairs and Communications (MKM) wants to lift strict advertising restrictions currently in place for quick credit providers that were laid down three years ago when Estonia decided to contain fast loans. The ministry now fin...

Europe

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 10:40:15 +0200
Europe could experience another heatwave next week
"June was the hottest June on record and July is now shaping up to be the hottest July on record," Michael Mann, Climate Scientist, Professor & Director of the Penn State ESSC, told Euronews.

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 10:33:17 +0200
Watch: Underground city attracts throngs of visitors to Turkey
Archaeologists have estimated that the city was probably built in the late Byzantine period, 600-800 years ago.

Europe BBC

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 00:27:03 GMT
Nato chief calls on Russia to save INF nuclear missile treaty
Jens Stoltenberg calls on Russia to comply with the INF nuclear treaty before an August deadline.

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 23:02:03 GMT
Brazil dam: How German firm approved Brazil dam before it burst
Six months after nearly 300 people died, new evidence emerges suggesting it could have been prevented.

Finland Today

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 11:31:57 +0000
‘Child’s Play’ Film Review: Chucky is Back With the Knife, Luke Skywalker’s Voice and a Finnish Connection
Chucky is back more advanced than ever. Here's our review.

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 05:03:01 +0000
Here’s What’s Probably Going to Change in the Law of Sexual Crimes
We spoke with one of the leaders of a citizens' initiative aimed to change the current legislation on sexual crimes.

Finland Yle Uutiset

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 19:27:00 +0300
Rovaniemi, Kuopio and Oulu most lucrative for residential investment
A real estate forecast also predicts that rents in Finland will rise at an annual rate of two percent over the next few years.

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 18:42:28 +0300
Iraq's claimed 'deported' children were not related to Isis, Finland says
The foreign ministry said no Finnish citizen children with ties to the terror group had been returned to Finland.

France 24 Live News

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 04:27:31 GMT
German Sea-Watch captain to face Italy prosecutor over migrant rescue
German captain Carola Rackete, who sparked international headlines by forcibly docking in an Italian port with rescued migrants, faces questioning by an Italian prosecutor on Thursday over allegedly aiding illegal immigration.

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 21:59:48 GMT
WHO declares Ebola epidemic in DR Congo an international emergency
The World Health Organization on Wednesday declared the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo a "public health emergency of international concern," a rare designation only used for the gravest epidemics.

France RFI

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 23:55:03 GMT
Nigeria beat Tunisia to claim third place at Africa Cup of Nations
Nigeria claimed the prize of third place at the Africa Cup of Nations on Wednesday night for the eighth time after beating Tunisia 1-0 at the Al-Salam Stadium in Cairo. Odion Ighalo scored the only goal of the game in the third minute.

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 15:35:24 GMT
Arctic temperature hits record 21°C
Canadian weather services reported Tuesday that temperatures hit a record 21 degrees Celsius in the world’s most northern settlement at the weekend, a first for the region within about 1100 kilometres of the North Pole.

French News Online

Wed, 02 Mar 2016 11:43:32 +0000
The Days when Paris Billboards were Humped Around by Promenading Camels
Tweet Paris street furniture has changed dramatically over the centuries and today’s hoardings are sophisticated digital advertising channels; but there once was a time when promenading... Visit our website for the rest of the story

Wed, 10 Feb 2016 16:03:12 +0000
France 24 Explains ‘Laicité’: The Ins and Outs of State Secularism
Tweet France’s brand of secularism or ‘laicité’ – designed fully to separate Church and State and private from public manifestations of faith  — is quite particular and... Visit our website for the rest of the story ...

Germany

Fri, 12 Jul 2019 19:16:00 +0200
Far-Right AfD: Germany's Populist Party Embraces Its Extremist Wing
The far-right fringe of Germany's populist Alternative for Germany party is gaining ground. Politicians in the party who once opposed the wing and its leader, Björn Höcke, have abandoned their resistance and are taking steps to embrace the extremis...

Fri, 05 Jul 2019 18:00:02 +0200
The Road to Brussels: Does Von der Leyen Have a Chance as Commission President?
The nomination of German Defense Minister Ursula von der Leyen as European Commission president came as a surprise. And many are unhappy. It not only undermines efforts to make the EU more democratic, but she may not be confirmed.

Germany European News

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 15:44:37 +0200
The New European Commission President: Von Der Leyen's Election Is a Big Moment for Europe
For the first time in more than 50 years, a German will head the European Commission. It was a close vote, and the role of the Social Democrats raises questions.

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 10:09:29 +0200
'Euro Orphans': The Romanian Children Growing up Without Their Parents
As the European Union has expanded eastward, hundreds of thousands of children have been turned into orphans in all but name. They grow up without their parents, who have no choice but to work in rich, Western European countries for a lack of job opt...

Greek Reporter

Tue, 16 Feb 2016 17:46:35 +0000
Greece's exit from Schengen will not solve the refugee crisis
tsipras-tousk.jpg As stated by European Council President Donald Tusk after his meeting the Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras at Maximou residence. ...

Tue, 16 Feb 2016 16:54:05 +0000
Incompetence fails SYRIZA’s governing
12715551_1021794801216661_3889761652356951816_n.jpg Иn his new book entitled "SYRIZA: The Failure of Populist Promises" to Cas Mudde, Associate Professor of Political Science at the University...

Hungary Budapest Business Journal

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 12:50:00 GMT
Hungarians drink annual 50 mln liters of energy drinks
Hungarians drank some 50 million liters of energy drinks between June 2018 and May 2019, to the value of HUF 32 billion, according to a report by market research company Nielsen. 

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 12:30:00 GMT
EBRD to subscribe OTP Tier 2 notes
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) said Wednesday it will invest EUR 60 million in subordinated bonds issued by OTP Bank, "supporting the successful return of OTP Bank to the international capital markets."

Iceland Monitor

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 14:04:00 +0000
Will Vigur Island Be Sold to Foreign Buyer?
It should become clear next week whether the island Vigur in Ísafjarðardjúp, the West Fjords, will be sold.

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 10:48:00 +0000
E. Coli-Infected Children Out of Hospital
The E. coli outbreak, traced to the farm Efstidalur II, Southwest Iceland, seems to be abating.

Iceland Review

Iceland Reykjavik Grapvine

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 14:45:41 +0000
Iceland’s Highland Rescuers Particularly Busy This Summer
Volunteers from 30 different rescue squads have been on watch across Iceland’s Highlands, as an early start to the summer... The post Iceland’s Highland Rescuers Particularly Busy This Summer appeared first on The Reykjavik Grapevine.

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 13:45:00 +0000
Fancies: Helgi Snær Jónasson Kjeld
Fancies is a Grapevine series where we highlight an individual with supreme style. Our latest subject is Helgi Snær Jónasson... The post Fancies: Helgi Snær Jónasson Kjeld appeared first on The Reykjavik Grapevine.

Ireland Headlines

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 06:59:00 +0000
How am I a monster? I didn't do anything - Lisa Smith
The Irish woman who travelled to Islamic State-controlled territory has said she does not think she will ever be coming back to Ireland.

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 07:05:00 +0000
Joining IS 'wasn't worth it,' says Lisa Smith
In an interview for RTÉ News, former member of the Irish Defence Forces Lisa Smith describes her life in Syria after leaving Ireland to join the so-called Islamic State.

Ireland IrishExaminer

Italy

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 17:00:21 +0200
Italian police join FBI in raids on historic mobster families
Italian anti-mafia police and the FBI in New York have arrested 19 people, in coordinated raids on historic mobster families bidding for power within the Cosa Nostra, investigators said on Wednesday.

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 15:19:02 +0200
Tell us: Just how bad is the internet in rural Italy and can it be improved?
We want to hear your experiences of being online outside of Italy's big cities - is your connection good? Or do you find yourself constantly staring at the spinning wheel of doom?

Lithuania Delfi

Mon, 01 Apr 2019 13:34:49 +0300
Students took over the biggest Kaunas shopping mall: how “playing” business could shape future career?
In today’s world, entrepreneurial mindset and competences such as teamwork, creativity, communication skills and critical thinking become more and more important. But these skills are impossible to obtain through theory only. The international orga...

Fri, 29 Mar 2019 10:56:58 +0200
Ukraine’s Autocephaly: first results and possible influence on Orthodox world
Nearly three months ago, on January 6, Patriarch Bartholomew signed the Tomos of Autocephahy for the Ukrainian Orthodoxy. Though the whole process of granting autocephaly took less than a year – Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko appealed to th...

Macedonian News Agency

Wed, 17 Oct 2018 19:52:38 +0000
KURIR.MK in the race for most popular web portal in the whole Balkan region
For the first time specialized web portal Media Daily introduced the section “selection of the most popular portals from the Balkan region”, and on the list among most read internet sites is found KURIR.MK. Only three Macedonian internet ...

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 14:13:05 +0000
VMRO-DPMNE’s EC holds its first meeting
The Executive Committee of VMRO-DPMNE held its first session, condemning the political persecution by the government, which through judicial authorities is committed against MPs, artists, police officers and other persons whose only sin is that they ...

Malta Gozo News

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 20:23:16 +0000
Gozo Minister welcomes increased passenger numbers on Gozo Channel
Minister for Gozo Justyne Caruana, has welcomed figures released by the National Statistics Office, which show that during...

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 14:26:58 +0000
Two students represent Malta at Europe en Berry Touraine
Two students from Mikiel Anton Vassalli College, Gozo have represented Malta in the 10th European meeting in France...

Malta Independent

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 19:48:00 +0200
Change of use for Fortina land approved in fiery parliamentary session
A motion changing the use of a tract of land belonging to the firm behind the Fortina Hotel from solely tourism to mixed use was approved in a fiery final parliamentary session before the summer recess.The motion was tabled in Parliament by Parliamen...

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 12:21:00 +0200
Woman says she lost winning lotto ticket, seeks to stop Maltco transfer of money to third parties
A woman who claims to have lost her winning lotto ticket whilst being treated in hospital has filed a warrant of prohibitory injunction against lottery operator Maltco, seeking to prohibit the company from transferring her winnings to third parties, ...

Malta Today

Wed,17 Jul 2019 19:42:53 +0200
Parliament approves lifting of tourism restriction on Fortina Group’s Sliema land
The Fortina Group will pay government €8.1 million to have restrictions on its Sliema land lifted so that it can develop land previously limited to touristic purposes

Wed,17 Jul 2019 18:25:47 +0200
€500,000 donor threatens religious community with legal action over missing plaque
An agreement between a religious benefactor and an Archconfraternity in Rabat promised the donor a commemorative plaque in honour of himself and his wife

Times of Malta

Mon, 10 Jun 2019 18:49:00 +0200
NBA star Tony Parker announces retirement
Former San Antonio Spurs star Tony Parker confirmed his retirement from basketball on Monday after 18 seasons in the NBA. The 37-year-old French international, who won four NBA titles with the Spurs between 2003 and 2014 announ...

Mon, 10 Jun 2019 18:35:02 +0200
Dogs ‘traumatised’ by fireworks, and volunteers have no way of preparing for it
Dog rescue NGO Island Sanctuary is bracing itself for another summer of trying to keep rescued dogs from running away at the sound of fireworks. Dogs are “traumatised” by fireworks, Island Sanctuary head Claire Gafa said, a...

Northern Ireland BBC

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 23:42:29 GMT
Victims' pension: 'Through no fault of their own' to be guiding principle
A minister says payment eligibility will abide by the "suffered through no fault of their own" principle.

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 05:21:44 GMT
Education system financial challenges 'significant'
The Department of Education's top official says the Stormont impasse has held up key policies.

Norwegian Foreigner

The Nordic Page

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 12:16:22 +0200
The Last Lunar Eclipse of 2019 Will Be Seen in Norway

Sun, 14 Jul 2019 13:36:03 +0200
Norway Finds Big Radiation Leak from a Sunken Russian Submarine

Krakow Post

Tue, 02 Jul 2019 15:59:17 +0000
Forest fires rage across Poland as heat wave continues
The ongoing heat wave and drought tormenting Poland and most of the rest of Europe means that forest fires are (Visited 1 times, 2 visits today) The post Forest fires rage across Poland as heat wave continues appeared first on The Krakow Post.

Sun, 30 Jun 2019 16:41:28 +0000
Summer holiday train routes from Krakow
Two holiday train routes have opened from Krakow, to Zakopane and to the Tatry mountains in Slovakia. “Luxtorpeda” runs on (Visited 1 times, 1 visits today) The post Summer holiday train routes from Krakow appeared first on The Krakow Pos...

Poland

Poland Krakow

Tue, 02 Jul 2019 15:59:17 +0000
Forest fires rage across Poland as heat wave continues
The ongoing heat wave and drought tormenting Poland and most of the rest of Europe means that forest fires are (Visited 1 times, 2 visits today) The post Forest fires rage across Poland as heat wave continues appeared first on The Krakow Post.

Sun, 30 Jun 2019 16:41:28 +0000
Summer holiday train routes from Krakow
Two holiday train routes have opened from Krakow, to Zakopane and to the Tatry mountains in Slovakia. “Luxtorpeda” runs on (Visited 1 times, 1 visits today) The post Summer holiday train routes from Krakow appeared first on The Krakow Pos...

Radio Poland

Portugal Resident

Wed, 23 Jan 2019 19:12:24 +0000
Fraudster’s trial over €1.2 million ‘cash diversion’ cancelled, thanks to judicial time limits
Convicted fraudster João Vale e Azevedo will be delighted to learn that in his absence (he skipped the country in a private jet last summer click here) a judge has decided that the trial scheduled for March over the disappearance of €1.2 million w...

Wed, 23 Jan 2019 15:27:36 +0000
CR7’s tax fraud conviction “may see presidential decorations removed”
Now that he has finally presented himself in a Spanish court to formally receive his 18.8 million conviction for tax fraud (click here), Portugal’s footballing legend Cristiano Ronaldo has further challenges on the horizon - not least the rape case...

Romania Agerpres

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 19:42:38 +0300
Begu-Olaru, Cristian-Ruse duos advance to BRD Bucharest Open women's doubles quarter-finals
Romanian pairings Irina Begu/Raluca Olaru and Jaqueline Cristian/Gabriela Ruse on Wednesday advanced to quarter-finals of the women's doubles event of the 250,000-USD BRD Bucharest Open tennis tournament at the BNR Arenas in Buchar...

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 18:17:50 +0300
MAE: Geoana's appointment as NATO Deputy Secretary General, special moment for Romania's membership to Alliance
The Foreign Affairs Ministry (MAE) hailed Mircea Geoana for his appointment as Deputy Secretary General of NATO and argues that this decision "represents a special moment for Romania's membership to the North Atlantic Alliance...

Romania Insider

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 05:00:07 GMT
Brexit: UK 'will have to face consequences' in event of no deal
EU chief negotiator Michel Barnier says Theresa May never told him she was willing to leave without one.

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 23:33:55 GMT
Johnson and Hunt told no-deal Brexit 'threat to research'
The Royal Society tells the Tory leadership candidates the UK collaborates more with the EU than the US.

Romanian National News Agency

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 19:42:38 +0300
Begu-Olaru, Cristian-Ruse duos advance to BRD Bucharest Open women's doubles quarter-finals
Romanian pairings Irina Begu/Raluca Olaru and Jaqueline Cristian/Gabriela Ruse on Wednesday advanced to quarter-finals of the women's doubles event of the 250,000-USD BRD Bucharest Open tennis tournament at the BNR Arenas in Buchar...

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 18:17:50 +0300
MAE: Geoana's appointment as NATO Deputy Secretary General, special moment for Romania's membership to Alliance
The Foreign Affairs Ministry (MAE) hailed Mircea Geoana for his appointment as Deputy Secretary General of NATO and argues that this decision "represents a special moment for Romania's membership to the North Atlantic Alliance...

Pravda Russian News

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 13:49:00 +0300
Russia knows way to end Donbass crisis with only one phone call
One phone call that EU leaders can make to Kiev may help resolve the crisis in the Donbass, Konstantin Kosachev, the head of the Federation Council Committee on International Affairs wrote on his Facebook page.According to Kosachev, a call from the E...

Fri, 12 Jul 2019 19:11:00 +0300
New sanctions against Russian debt may break Russian economy
The USA is not likely to approve the law to ban the purchase of the Russian debt, Nordea Bank analyst Gregory Zhernov believes. According to him, the Americans make good money on Russian federal bonds (known for the Russian initials as OFZ - federal ...

Pravda World News

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 13:21:00 +0300
Malaysia disappointed in Flight MH17 disaster investigation
Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad is concerned about the fact that the person, who shot down the passenger aircraft over the Donbas in the summer of 2014, has not been found yet. The prime minister said that even though the cause of the air c...

Fri, 12 Jul 2019 15:28:00 +0300
Russian planes carrying S-400 Triumf missile system land in Turkey
Turkey's Ministry of National announced the start of deliveries of components of Russia's S-400 Triumf (Triumph) anti-aircraft missile systems (SAM). The first batch of the renowned system  arrived at Myrted air base in Ankara province on July 12. T...

RT

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 04:11:00 +0000
At least 1 dead, scores injured as Japanese anime studio goes up in flames (VIDEO)
At least one person has died and over thirty have been injured after fire engulfed a three-story building in western Japan that houses a famed animation studio. An alleged arsonist was taken into custody. Read Full Article at RT.com ...

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 03:53:24 +0000
‘Everyone to Caracas!’ Guaido calls for mass street action amid reports of US money boost
In a bid to regain lost momentum, Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido has announced that he would embark on the “next stage” in his quest to seize power next week with a massive street rally planned for Tuesday. Read Full Artic...

Scotland BBC

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 23:30:27 GMT
Dangerous dogs law 'not fit for purpose', say MSPs
New laws were introduced in 2010 but attacks by dogs are still "unacceptably high", MSPs hear.

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 23:31:15 GMT
Tonnes of rubbish cleared from Summer Isles in Highlands
Ropes, nets, pieces of metal and plastic were gathered in a clean-up led by the Scottish Wildlife Trust.

Scotland Herald

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 22:31:20 +0100
Gordon Brown: Boris Johnson could be last PM of the UK
Boris Johnson could be the “last Prime Minister of the United Kingdom,” Gordon Brown has warned as he announced the setting up of a new think-tank to make the positive, progressive and patriotic case to maintain the 300-year-old Union.

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 05:07:51 +0100
Neil Mackay: McCoo isn't art - it's a sign of what's wrong with Scottish culture
WHAT do you see when you look at Steven Brown’s paintings? If you see a business, a brand, commodities from a clever entrepreneur, then I agree with you. If you see art, though, I must beg to differ.

Serbia News

Slovak Spectator

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 22:12:16 +0200
Tóth: Special Prosecutor shared information with controversial businessman
Special Prosecutor's Office head Dušan Kováčik denies the allegations.

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 22:04:37 +0200
Carcinogenic asbestos found under the Bratislava ring road construction site
The consortium responsible for its construction has five days to remove it.

Slovakia News

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 12:50:02 +0000
Prague flats most expensive in Central Europe, in terms of average earnings
The average apartment in the centre of Prague is not only far more expensive than a comparable flat other central European capitals, such as Bratislava or Warsaw, it is approaching that of Berlin. Published: Wednesday, July 17, 2019Full story:&n...

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 10:20:02 +0000
Retro Prague Historic Rally
The sixty veterans taking part in the Retro Prague Historic Rally, an annual mass ride of historic automobiles from Slovakia to the Czech Republic, covered approximately 700 kilometres in the course of the three-day event. The Praga Alfa, produced in...

Slovakia Spectator

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 22:12:16 +0200
Tóth: Special Prosecutor shared information with controversial businessman
Special Prosecutor's Office head Dušan Kováčik denies the allegations.

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 22:04:37 +0200
Carcinogenic asbestos found under the Bratislava ring road construction site
The consortium responsible for its construction has five days to remove it.

Slovenia Times

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 12:37:45 +0200
“Many Slovenian business executives come to learn at the institute”
In the words of professor Xie Duquan, since its establishment in 2009, the Confucius Institute (CI) in Ljubljana has had a sound development, which is measured not only by its ever-growing size, but also by its increasing popularity among the Sloveni...

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 09:25:49 +0200
How China Shapes our Future
Christina Boutrup is an author, lecturer, and one of Europe’s leading China specialists. Her speech, “How China Shapes our Future,” was a highlight of a recent conference organized by the Bled School of Management in partnership with Thinkers50...

El Pais (sp)

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 22:37:42 +0200
España presentará a la ministra Calviño al FMI si logra apoyos en la UE
El Gobierno espera conocer los otros candidatos para lanzar su apuesta

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 22:19:52 +0200
Francesc de Carreras, fundador de Ciudadanos, se da de baja del partido
El catedrático emérito de Derecho Constitucional discrepa del veto a Sánchez

Euro Weekly

Think Spain

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 21:00:20 +0200
Massimo Dutti opens first store in Ibiza
POPULAR high-street fashion store Massimo Dutti has opened its first branch in Ibiza - one of the few districts in Spain where it was not already present. The mid-upper end brand, famous for its demure classics, neutral ...

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 17:43:33 +0200
Air passenger caught with cocaine under his toupee
A MAN whose hairstyle aroused suspicion when he landed at Barcelona airport turned out to be carrying half a kilo of cocaine underneath his toupée. The Colombian national, who had arrived on a flight from Bogotá, ...

Swiss Info

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 18:57:00 GMT
US ratifies double-taxation deal with Switzerland
The United States Senate on Wednesday ratified a double-taxation agreement (DTA) with Switzerland, ending years of stalemate.  The agreement, which required two-thirds of votes, was accepted by a large majority, according to the US Senate website. ...

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 17:18:00 GMT
Swiss-Saudi talks to take place amid export ban
Swiss State Secretary for Foreign Affairs Pascale Baeriswyl is to fly to Saudi Arabia this Sunday for political consultations, just after the foreign ministry banned aircraft firm Pilatus from operating there. Baeriswyl will be accompanied by specia...

Turkey

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 06:25:37 Z
Cutting Turkey from F-35 program to damage ties: Foreign Ministry
Turkey is calling on the U.S. to correct its mistake of removing the country from the F-35 fighter jet program, "which will irreparably damage relations", the Foreign Ministry said on July 17.         

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 06:42:24 Z
Erdoğan condemns attack on Turkish diplomats in Erbil
Turkish president on July 17 condemned the armed attack targeting Turkish diplomats in Erbil, Iraq.

Turkey Istanbul

Wed, 03 Apr 2019 21:37:16 +0200
Çamlıca Tower rising as Istanbul's newest landmark
A radio-TV tower on Istanbul's Asian side nears the end of construction, preparing to give a unique view of the city to visitors. Work is set to be completed this week on a section of the tower to be used...Click To Continue

Tue, 02 Apr 2019 22:30:54 +0200
Taxi driver jailed for scamming tourist
An Istanbul taxi driver has been sentenced to a year and four months in prison for scamming a Thai tourist. Birol Topal was detained last year but released pending trial following a complaint by Thai national...Click To Continue

Turkey Nation

Tue, 09 Apr 2019 10:57:37 +0200
1,500-year-old Egyptian amulet books recovered in southwest Turkey's Denizli
Turkish police seized two 1,500-year-old Egyptian-origin books from smugglers in southwestern Turkey's Denizli province. Denizli Police Department's Anti-Smuggling and Organized Crime Branch teams found...Click To Continue

Mon, 08 Apr 2019 20:32:35 +0200
26 sentenced to life over FETÖ's 2016 coup attempt
A court in Ankara handed down life sentences yesterday to 26 former military officers for the 2016 coup attempt blamed on military infiltrators of the terrorist group FETÖClick To Continue

World Bulletin

4 News


Brexit Party MEP worked for Cambridge Analytica
Alexandra Phillips has admitted working for Cambridge Analytica’s parent company on President Uhuru Kenyatta’s successful re-election campaign in Kenya.


Government’s climate advisers say net zero target not backed by plan
There was much fanfare when the government declared last month that the UK would cut its greenhouse gas emissions to zero by 2050.

Daily Mail

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 02:40:06 GMT
Parents are encouraging children as young as three to change gender without consulting specialists
Bernadette Wren, head of clinical psychology at the Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation Trust which runs the service in London, warned of a major increase in the trend.

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 00:58:09 GMT
Norwich man, 81, appears in court charged with killing his 89-year-old wife in a care home 
Mick Virgo, 81, was arrested after staff found the body of Doreen, 89. A post-mortem examination showed she died from compression of the neck.

Daily Star

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0100
Brit woman, 19, 'gang raped in Ayia Napa' as cops make 12 arrests
A BRITISH woman was allegedly gang raped in Ayia Napa leading to the arrests of 12 people, according to reports.

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0100
Hero beat up rubber-clad gimp by pouncing on him after booze session
A fast-handed hero ‘beat up’ a rubber-clad gimp after he pounced on him following a heavy drinking session.

Sky News

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 12:43:00 +0100
Manchester bomber's brother in court over the attack
The brother of Manchester suicide bomber Salman Abedi will appear in court today after being extradited from Libya over his alleged involvement in the terror attack.

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 02:10:00 +0100
'Send her back': Trump fires up crowd with attacks on 'The Squad'
Donald Trump has used an election rally to intensify his attacks on four congresswomen he described as "hate-filled extremists".

UK BBC

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 05:00:07 GMT
Brexit: UK 'will have to face consequences' in event of no deal
EU chief negotiator Michel Barnier says Theresa May never told him she was willing to leave without one.

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 23:33:55 GMT
Johnson and Hunt told no-deal Brexit 'threat to research'
The Royal Society tells the Tory leadership candidates the UK collaborates more with the EU than the US.

UK Daily Express

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 01:37:00 +0100
Climate change activist confronted after blocking man from seeing dying father in hospital
A BBC Radio presenter confronted a climate change activist in Bristol after protests prevented a man from visiting his father’s death bed.

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 00:12:00 +0100
Remainers defeated: Tory leadership favourite Johnson CRUSHES no deal Brexit fears
TORY leadership favourite, Boris Johnson has defeated fears over a no deal Brexit on ITV’s Peston.

UK Independent

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 22:16:00 GMT
Twelve arrested in Ayia Napa 'over alleged rape' of British woman
Foreign office says it is 'supporting' UK national

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 20:36:00 GMT
Baroness Hayter: Labour deputy Lords leader sacked as minister over 'deeply offensive' comments about Corbyn
'To compare the Labour leader and Labour Party staff working to elect a Labour government to the Nazi regime is truly contemptible,' spokesman says

UK Telegraph

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 20:04:45 GMT
RAF to develop hypersonic planes which could top speeds of more than 3,000mph to dodge missiles

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 18:01:49 GMT
Zombie actress sues over 'scars for life' after freak accident at Hallowe'en horror show

UK Times

Hinckley Times

Gazette News

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 06:00:00 +0100
Monkwick Infant School goes from requires improvement to good
AN infant school is celebrating having turned around its Ofsted rating from “requires improvement” to being rated as “good”.

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 06:00:00 +0100
Yellow lines painted in Dedham after "irresponsible" parking
YELLOW lines have been painted on a road at a tourist hotspot after motorists continually caused disruption.

Watford Observer

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 16:00:00 +0100
Tiny flats with no windows get green light in Watford after appeal
Homes plans that include seven flats with no windows has been given planning permission after a planning inspector overruled council officers.

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 16:30:00 +0100
Refurbishment works set to close Watford station for a week
Watford High Street station will close for one week in August due to refurbishment work on an ageing staircase.

East London and West Essex Guardian

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 19:00:00 +0100
There should be a register of domestic abusers, says London Assembly
The Government must strengthen new legislation on domestic abuse and make “the difference between life and death” for victims, the London Assembly has said.

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 18:00:00 +0100
Constitutional changes meetings to be held in private
Redbridge Council is set to review its constitution, but the meetings to do so will be held away from public scrutiny.

Get West London

Get West london

Harrow Times

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 20:00:00 +0100
Harrow Council urged to reject APPG definition of Islamophobia
Harrow Council has been called upon to reject a popular definition of Islamophobia because it is a “back door blasphemy law”.

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 19:00:00 +0100
There should be a register of domestic abusers, says London Assembly
The Government must strengthen new legislation on domestic abuse and make “the difference between life and death” for victims, the London Assembly has said.

Richmond and Twickenham Times

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 17:21:03 +0100
'No evidence found' in recent search for East Sheen estate agent missing since 1986
Met Police have concluded their search of land in Pershore, Worcestershire as part of the investigation into the 1986 disappearance of Suzy Lamplugh from East Sheen.

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 17:02:08 +0100
'Do not travel during rush hour' - Waterloo fire closes NINE platforms
Passengers are being told to AVOID travelling from London Waterloo this evening after a fire closed NINE platforms.

This Is Local London

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 15:45:05 +0100
Fosdicks on Penge High Street closing down after 100 years
A famous old newsagent will become a thing of the past next week despite being present in Penge for more than 100 years.

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 17:33:03 +0100
Rapper charged with murder after Belvedere man stabbed to death
A London drill rapper has been charged with the murder of a man who was stabbed to death.

Tottenham Independent

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 19:00:00 +0100
There should be a register of domestic abusers, says London Assembly
The Government must strengthen new legislation on domestic abuse and make “the difference between life and death” for victims, the London Assembly has said.

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 16:34:11 +0100
Haringey's parks are all green flag award winners
Haringey’s parks have been judged to be among the best in the country after retaining a sought-after award.

Wandsworth Guardian

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 17:54:03 +0100
Man jailed for 12 years after brutal assault and robbery in Clapham
A man has been jailed for 12 years for a number of offences including the brutal assault and robbery of a man in Clapham.

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 17:02:08 +0100
'Do not travel during rush hour' - Waterloo fire closes NINE platforms
Passengers are being told to AVOID travelling from London Waterloo this evening after a fire closed NINE platforms.

Your Local Guardian

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 15:01:37 +0100
Drunken man terrorises toddler by offering her chicken bones at East Croydon
A toddler was left "traumatised" after a drunken man repeatedly offered her chicken bones as she passed through East Croydon station on Sunday evening.

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 15:14:14 +0100
Dismissal had 'devastating impact' on life of whistleblowing Croydon doctor
A doctor who was sacked by Croydon's NHS Trust for whistleblowing over concerns about patient safety said the ordeal had a "devastating" impact on his life, according to court documents.

Chronicle Live

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 04:00:00 +0000
Tory MP Anne-Marie Trevelyan says lack of defence spending means the UK isn't safe
The UK made a mistake in 2010 when it believed we no longer faced threats across the world, says Anne-Marie Trevelyan

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 04:00:00 +0000
Council bosses back £1.8million maintenance works on Washington bridges
Sunderland City Council's cabinet discussed proposals for two major highways projects on Tuesday, July 16

Gazette Live

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 19:00:00 +0000
Stunning picture of Roseberry Topping took dad two years and a lot of luck to get just right
The incredible picture was captured on Monday night, fulfilling a long term goal for snapper, Andrew Dawson

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 18:00:00 +0000
Teesside couple going down a storm in Canada thanks to their food truck
Kathryn and Ralph have recently added parmos to their menu, and say they are going down a storm

Liverpool Echo

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 08:04:27 +0000
Joey Barton charged with assault after Barnsley manager left with facial injuries
The Huyton-born footballer has emphatically denied attacking Daniel Stendel in a tunnel incident

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 07:19:18 +0000
Why Piers Morgan and Susanna Reid are taking six weeks off ITV Good Morning Britain
The pair revealed why they are taking a break from the show

Macclesfield Express

Northwich Guardian

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 20:00:00 +0100
Riverside restaurant could make up part of 'signature building'
A NEW riverside restaurant and office complex could be built at the confluence of the Rivers Weaver Dane.

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 18:30:00 +0100
A slice of summer at Barons Quay as Beach on the Quay returns in August
BARONS Quay is celebrating the summer with the return of Beach on the Quay.

Anphoblacht

Fri, 12 Jul 2019 10:00:00 +0100
Francis McCloskey and Sammy Devenney
BY the high summer of 1969, the Six-County state was like a powder keg ready to explode. The events of a few weeks in July and August were to change the course of Irish history.

Thu, 11 Jul 2019 11:30:37 +0100
Sympathy on death of Cormach Murrihy – Sinn Féin President Mary Lou McDonald
President of Sinn Fein Mary Lou Mc Donald deeply regrets the news of the death of Cormach Murrihy in New York last week.

Impartial Reporter

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 21:30:00 +0100
Making the headlines in this week's Impartial Reporter

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 15:01:00 +0100
Up close with World War II wreck at bottom of Red Sea
Review by STEVEN EBBITT

Evening Telegraph

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 05:00:41 +0000
Betfred Cup win puts Dundee United on course to qualify from group stage
Dundee United’s Betfred Cup win at Stenhousemuir was by no means the best performance under him, but boss Robbie Neilson was able to take plenty of positives from the Ochilview trip.

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 18:00:14 +0000
Cove Rangers 0-0 Dundee: McGowan earns Dee bonus point after drab draw
Paul McGowan scored the decisive penalty in the shoot-out as Dundee took the Betfred Cup Group D bonus point win over Cove Rangers.

Herald Scotland

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 05:00:00 +0100
House prices in Scotland grow at almost three times rate of England
HOUSE prices in Scotland are growing at almost three times the annual rate of England, new figures indicate.

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 05:00:00 +0100
Fishing which cost five Scottish lives in a year is 'most dangerous' UK job
COMMERCIAL fishing has become Britain's most dangerous occupation with six fishermen dying in the space of just one year.

Inverness Courier

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 19:00:00 GMT
Bank conned out of £25,000 by teenager
A YOUNG woman managed to fraudulently obtain £25,000 from a bank by pretending to be her mother, Inverness Sheriff Court has been told.

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 17:30:00 GMT
Change to hospital visiting times aims to end confusion
NHS Highland plans to open up hospital visiting times so that patients can benefit from more flexible arrangements at the end of this month.

Andover Advertiser

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 16:30:00 +0100
Evicted family left in lurch and forced to sleep on floor for weeks
A FAMILY-of-three who were evicted from their home have been forced to share a blow-up bed on a living room floor after weeks of delays by the borough council.

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 15:01:47 +0100
Headteacher helps school earn 'good’ rating at Ofsted inspection
A HEADTEACHER’S ‘uncompromising vision and high expectations’ have helped a school gain a ‘good’ rating from the education watchdog.

Basingstoke Gazette

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 12:22:03 +0100
Police shut A33 near Micheldever after serious crash
POLICE are dealing with a serious collision in Hampshire.

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 10:10:00 +0100
Man given community order after smashing pub window
A MAN has been given a community order after smashing a pub window and assaulting two people.

Borehamwood Times

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 15:01:56 +0100
Hertfordshire PCSO convicted over sexual messages sent to women and teen girl
A police community support officer (PCSO) sent sexual messages to female members of the public he met while out on patrol.

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 13:34:04 +0100
Swastika daubed on tree in Borehamwood
A councillor has called for the community to be vigilant after a swastika was daubed on a tree in Borehamwood.

Bucks Free Press

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 18:00:05 +0100
Chapel Lane, High Wycombe leak - jet of water spews out of pavement
Water is spewing out of a hole in the pavement in a High Wycombe road.

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 17:46:20 +0100
More caravans arrive at The Rye in High Wycombe
More caravans have arrived at The Rye in High Wycombe after some pitched up early this week.

Epsom Guardian

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 17:40:00 +0100
'Bullied' teenager 'handed bag and phone to friends' before being hit by train in Chertsey
A 14-year-old boy reportedly handed his bag and phone to his friends before being struck by a train in Chertsey.

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 17:02:08 +0100
'Do not travel during rush hour' - Waterloo fire closes NINE platforms
Passengers are being told to AVOID travelling from London Waterloo this evening after a fire closed NINE platforms.

St Albans Review

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 15:01:56 +0100
Hertfordshire PCSO convicted over sexual messages sent to women and teen girl
A police community support officer (PCSO) sent sexual messages to female members of the public he met while out on patrol.

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 13:15:09 +0100
Two dogs were kicked while out with owners in St Albans
Two dogs were kicked while out with their owners, with one being kicked in the face.

The Argus

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 05:02:30 +0100
Mother who gave up soap teaches dirty tricks
A MUM who saved thousands of pounds by giving up soap, toothpaste and toilet paper is hoping to help others learn her dirty tricks to save money and the planet.

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 05:02:14 +0100
Rooftop death trap for gulls
RESIDENTS are calling for netting to be removed from their homes after herring gulls have been trapped repeatedly.

Bournemouth Echo

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 05:13:33 +0100
Boscombe school having to move on drug dealers and users every day
POLICE and councillors have pledged to do all they can to tackle blatant drug use and dealing near a Bournemouth infant school.

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 05:22:24 +0100
Dorset men taken to hospital after light aircraft crashes in wheat field
TWO men from Dorset suffered non life-threatening injuries when their light aircraft crash-landed in a wheat field shortly after take-off on Tuesday afternoon.

Bridgwater Mercury

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 15:14:08 +0100
Bridgwater businesses learn how to win work in the public sector
‘KEEP it local’ was the message that came over loud and clear at a packed networking event on the theme of public sector procurement run by the Bridgwater Chamber of Commerce at The Walnut Tree in North Petherton.

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 11:13:05 +0100
Somerset Camera Club pictures of partial solar eclipse on July 16 2019
STARGAZERS have been treated to a cosmic spectacle as a partial lunar eclipse was visible across parts of the UK.

Bridport News

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 05:00:00 +0100
Lamb's throat 'ripped out' and ewe savaged by dog in vicious attacks at Symondsbury Estate
Two ewes and a lamb were viciously killed in horrendous dog attacks at a spot popular with walkers and families.

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 05:00:00 +0100
Sir Ian McKellen visits the Marine Theatre for special joint birthday celebrations
A MUCH-loved actor paid a visit to a west Dorset theatre, sharing poetry and Tolkien readings, scenes from Shakespeare and fascinating anecdotes from a long-spanning career.

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 18:50:51 +0100
VIDEO: Hotel has suffered structural damage as huge fire continues to burn at Cribbs Causeway
A MAJOR incident has been declared as firefighters battle to bring a huge fire at a hotel under control. 

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 13:50:05 +0100
Gull proof rubbish bags on offer to Burnham and Highbridge residents as part of town council trial
RESIDENTS in Burnham-on-Sea and Highbridge are being offered new gull proof rubbish bags in a bid to reduce the amount of rubbish littering the town's streets.

Chard and Ilminster News

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 06:37:05 +0100
Staffing levels fall at Chard Hospital as beds still aren't reopened
THE body responsible for running Chard Hospital has been slammed as having ‘no intention to reopen beds’ after it was revealed that staffing numbers are less than half of what is needed.

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 11:13:05 +0100
Somerset Camera Club pictures of partial solar eclipse on July 16 2019
STARGAZERS have been treated to a cosmic spectacle as a partial lunar eclipse was visible across parts of the UK.

Western Daily Press

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 05:00:00 +0000
Existence of food banks is 'stain on our society' says Labour leader
Labour group leader urges Bath and North East Somerset Council to go further to tackle food poverty

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 04:00:00 +0000
The 7 quirky shops in Shepton Mallet that help give the town centre its independent charm
"The town has gradually come alive over the past seven years"

South Wales Argus

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 17:10:00 +0100
A Newport splash park plan looks dead in the water after council spend funds on a different project
FRESH doubt has been cast over plans to reopen Tredegar Park’s splash park after Newport City Council backed a different project.

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 10:55:28 +0100
Dad Matthew Jones who killed baby son Cody Rhys Williams-Jones jailed for nine years
A FATHER who shook his baby son to death – causing him to suffer injuries likened to a "high-speed car crash" – was jailed for nine years.

Wales Online

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 04:00:00 +0000
Horrified shopper's reaction after finding giant moth inside sealed M&S hoisin duck wrap
'It makes me question the food hygiene standards'

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 04:00:00 +0000
Cancer warning - melanoma cases surge over the last decade
More people now at risk from strong sunshine

Coventry Telegraph

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 04:00:00 +0000
Legacy of Liverpool fan whose Champions League Cancer battle made worldwide headlines
Dave Evans' goal was to fight terminal cancer to watch the Champions League Final from his hospice

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 04:00:00 +0000
Schools out: The roads to avoid as summer holiday getaway begins
RAC research suggests this Friday will see some 5.3 million getaways by car

Express and Star

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 05:01:00 +0000
More than 160 new homes to be built
More than 160 new homes surrounding a "village green" are set to rise after plans were given the green light.

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 05:00:00 +0000
Free swimming for children relaunches
Free swimming for children starts again next week at Dudley leisure centres and will run throughout the school summer holidays.

BBC News Humberside

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 18:33:58 GMT
Welcome to Yorkshire: Peer calls for board to resign
Two reports into actions at Welcome to Yorkshire are published, prompting an apology from the body.

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 11:51:25 GMT
Murder probe after Hull street attack death
Police say a 41-year-old man has died nine days after he was found with serious head injuries.

Bradford Telegraph and Argus

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 04:00:00 +0100
Go-ahead granted to exhume Clayton father's remains
THE family of a gunman killed six years ago by a bullet from his own handgun as he grappled with police searching his home for a cannabis farm have won rare consent from the Church of England to have his cremated remains exhumed.

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 05:00:00 +0100
Danger driving makes city feel like 'lawless society' - Councillor claims
DANGEROUS drivers can make Bradford feel like a “lawless society”, according to a councillor.

York Press

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 04:00:00 +0100
'Serial abuser of women' Paul Thackray locked up for 33 months
A “SERIAL abuser of women” has been jailed for reducing his latest girlfriend to a battered, penniless and terrified state.

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 05:00:00 +0100
Another restaurant set to open in York's ‘vibrant’ Fossgate
YET another new restaurant is to open in York’s Fossgate, taking the total number of restaurants, cafes and bars in the ‘vibrant’ street to 17 - with still more restaurateurs wanting to come there.

Ukraine News

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 09:00:07 +0000
UNIAN: MFA accuses Hungarians’ Union of separatism over altered map publication
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has called on the Prosecutor General’s Office and the Security Service of Ukraine to investigate into the Society of Hungarian Culture of Zakarpattia (Transcarpathia)  publishing a map with the altered borders, show...

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 08:47:31 +0000
President’s Office promises new heads at NACP in coming months
Deputy Head of the Presidential Office of Ukraine Ruslan Riaboshapka has said new heads of Ukraine’s National Agency on Corruption Prevention (NACP) will be appointed in the coming months. “We have ‘lost’ the NACP chief. Proba...

Unian News Agency

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 23:59:00 +0300
Azerbaijan's largest mobile operator may become fellow subsidiary to Vodafone Ukraine – media
The due diligence procedure at Vodafone Ukraine is reportedly over.

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 23:30:00 +0300
New ceasefire in Donbas may begin at midnight on July 22 – TCG talks in Minsk
Participants in the meeting also agreed to ensure the OSCE SMM's full and safe access to Ukraine's entire territory.

Afghanistan News

Algeria

Thu, 24 Nov 2016 14:47:00 GMT
Banque Audi: MENA Weekly Monitor (19-Nov-16)
This is a PDF report.

Thu, 24 Nov 2016 10:00:09 GMT
Central Bank of UAE, Bank of Algeria sign MoU to boost co-operation in trade and finance
Central Bank of the UAE said it had signed a memorandum of understanding, MoU, with the Bank of Algeria for supporting and developing the financial and banking sector.

Algeria Headlines

Sun, 14 Jul 2019 21:45:50 GMT
Nigeria's Super Eagles Bow Out as Algeria Goes Through to AFCON Final
[allAfrica] Cape Town -Nigeria's Super Eagles lost 2-1 to Algeria's Desert Foxes. They will now meet Senegal's Lions of Teranga in the AFCON 2019 final on July 19 in the Cairo Stadium, while the battle for 3rd and 4th place will be between Nigeria an...

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 11:21:47 GMT
Nigeria, Algeria Battle for Grand Final Ticket... As Senegal Tipped to Pick the Other
[Ghanaian Times] NIGERIA and Algeria will battle for a place in the final of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations when they meet at the Cairo International Stadium tomorrow.

Algerie Presse Service

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 19:50:32 +0100
Rabehi appelle depuis le Caire à élaborer une stratégie arabe commune pour promouvoir la culture de tolérance
  LE CAIRE- Le ministre de la Communication, Porte-parole du Gouvernement, Hassane Rabehi, a appelé mercredi depuis Le Caire, à l'élaboration d'une stratégie arabe commune pour la promotion de la culture de tolérance face à toutes les tentativ...

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 19:32:50 +0100
Bedoui reçoit le ministre malien des affaires étrangères et de la coopération internationale  
  ALGER- Le Premier ministre, Noureddine Bedoui a reçu, mercredi à Alger, le ministre malien des Affaires étrangère et de la coopération internationale, Tiébilé Dramé, avec lequel il a examiné "l'évolution du processus de paix au Mali", in...

Bahrain

Mon, 21 Nov 2016 11:30:06 GMT
Bahrain's Takaud partnership expands Kuwait's Ahli capital client offerings
Ahli Capital with access to TAKAUD’s Sharia-compliant Investment Strategies.

Mon, 21 Nov 2016 10:30:05 GMT
Bahrain's Eskan Bank REIT public offering opens today
The initial public offering (IPO) of the Eskan Bank Realty Income Trust (REIT) opens today for two weeks, and will close on Tues 6 Dec 2016.

North Cyprus Daily

Egypt Headlines

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 05:03:34 GMT
Bent Pyramid Opened to Tourists, New Archaeological Finds Revealed
[Deutsche Welle] The Egyptian government has opened an unusual pyramid to the public for the first time in decades. Its Antiquities Ministry also put on display a host of significant archaeological finds recently discovered in the area.

Fri, 12 Jul 2019 10:22:24 GMT
Activists Trapped in 'Revolving Door' of Arrest and Re-Arrest
[AI London] Amnesty International has condemned the Egyptian authorities' "revolving door" practice of re-imprisoning activists, journalists and others after their release from detention is ordered by judges.

Egyptian Streets

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 18:40:23 +0000
Benat Seshat: a Digital Literacy Initiative Empowering Young Orphan Women in Upper Egypt
Upper Egypt is one of Egypt’s most under-resourced and underdeveloped regions, which puts a great strain on its citizens and exacerbates a number of existing social issues. One such example is the neglect young orphan women face there, a particular...

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 14:08:22 +0000
Majidah: Job Hunting Platform for People with Disabilities
Last month, Ebtessama Foundation collaborated with Vodafone Egypt for Community Development to introduce a ‘first of its kind’ platform ‘majidah.org‘ which helps people with disabilities job hunt by connecting employers, compa...

Iran

Wed, 14 Dec 2016 05:33:14 GMT
Pakistan to purchase power from Iran
Pakistan is seeking cooperation with Iran in oil and electricity sectors

Tue, 13 Dec 2016 11:30:07 GMT
Protection of environment, strategy for petrochemical industry
Assaluyeh is the beating heart of Iran's economy with largest oil and petrochemical sites.

Iraq

Thu, 24 Nov 2016 14:47:00 GMT
Banque Audi: MENA Weekly Monitor (19-Nov-16)
This is a PDF report.

Haaretz Israel News

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 11:16:32
The burden of representing Israel abroad while female
Four Israeli women from very different backgrounds tell of their challenges serving as economic attaches around the world

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 10:54:08
From giant LEGO to hot air balloons: Fun things to do with kids in Israel this summer
Summer activities that everyone will enjoy, across Israel

Israel Debka

Jerusalem Post Headlines

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 06:54:31 GMT
Meretz, Labor MKs claim Blue and White fighting partnership with Barak

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 06:45:07 GMT
Shaked: I did not encounter a glass ceiling because I'm a woman

Jerusalem Post Israel News

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 04:47:55 GMT
Ethiopian-Israeli teen killed by cop had alcohol, drugs in blood - autopsy
In light of these findings which indicate that Tekah was under the influence, sources said that they believe that the officer's claim that he felt like he was in danger can be given greater weight.

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 03:16:30 GMT
Expedia discriminating against Israelis, legal think tank says
The Lawfare Project sends Expedia letter in opposition to the discriminatory Kuwait Airways policy

Times of Israel

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 08:26:34 +0000
Ethiopian-Israeli parents petition against Haredi schools’ rejection of children
Petition charges that stonewalling by 4 Jerusalem Talmud Torahs is part of pattern of discriminatory behavior against the community

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 08:10:02 +0000
Israeli startups to play key role in the fourth industrial revolution
Venture-backed financing for advanced technologies grew 223% in 4 years, placing the Jewish state third globally after the US and China, Start-Up Nation Central says

Jordan

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 12:48:00 GMT
Banque Audi: MENA Weekly Monitor (26-Nov-16)
This is a PDF report.

Wed, 30 Nov 2016 12:33:00 GMT
Deloitte: Middle East Point of View (Fall 2016)

Jordan Al Bawaba

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 12:12:40 +0000
Iran's Defensive Power is a Red Line and Non-negotiable
President Hassan Rouhani’s chief of staff asserts that Iran’s defensive power is non-negotiable, reacting to misinterpretation of earlier remarks made by Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif...

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 12:06:16 +0000
Who is Tunisia's First Gay Presidential Candidate?
Mounir Baatour, 48, lawyer, head of the Tunisian Liberal Party and well-known supporter for LGBT rights, announced two weeks ago he would contest in country's presidential elections in November...

Kuwait

Wed, 16 Nov 2016 11:00:06 GMT
Kuwaiti Court upholds disqualification of 3 poll hopefuls
Court of Appeals upheld the disqualification of Mohammed Al-Juweihel, Hani Hussein and Mahmoud Shaker from the National Assembly election.

Wed, 16 Nov 2016 09:49:47 GMT
Kuwait's 8-hour ban on land borders travelers return overruled
Instructions were made yesterday to halt a previous decision banning departing passengers through land borders from returning to Kuwait within eight hours of departure.

Kuwait Times

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 18:41:18 +0000
Expats with new IDs face problems at airports, banks
KUWAIT: Expats spending their holidays in Europe have said they have faced problems with the new civil ID residency system after the residency sticker on the passport was cancelled. They said passport officials in those countries refused to let them ...

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 18:41:11 +0000
Govt petitions panel acquits local firms over rain damage
Lawmaker calls for doubling pension payments KUWAIT: A Cabinet panel that reviews petitions by firms involved in disputes over government contacts yesterday acquitted several local companies that were suspended by the public works ministry over contr...

Lebanon

Wed, 16 Nov 2016 05:25:42 GMT
Strong EU-Lebanon partnership on horizon
Renewed framework for political engagement and enhanced cooperation adopted

Wed, 16 Nov 2016 05:23:02 GMT
Bank assets growth in Lebanon jumps 117%
Banking activity saw $12.1 bln growth in assets over first nine months of 2016

Libya

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 11:31:29 GMT
European Ministers to Discuss Libya Crisis
[CAJ News] Tripoli -EUROPEAN UNION (EU) foreign ministers have gathered in Belgium on Monday amid calls for governments to urge Libya to close detention centres housing thousands of migrants and refugees.

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 15:46:34 GMT
Freelance Journalist Shot While Covering Clashes
[CPJ] On June 19, 2019, an unidentified individual shot Hamza Turkia, a freelance photographer and videographer at the time working for French news agency Agence France-Presse, in the hand and leg while the journalist was covering clashes between for...

Morocco

Thu, 11 Jul 2019 15:05:13 GMT
Africa's Demographic Dilemma
[Deutsche Welle] Africa's population is growing rapidly. The high birth rates present the continent with an enormous challenge. However, a study found that the number of children is declining as education, health and jobs rise.

Mon, 08 Jul 2019 12:20:52 GMT
Heartbroken Moroccan Journalist Weeps After Team's Elimination From Afcon
[Nairobi News] Morocco's loss to Benin on Saturday night in a penalty shoot-out at the round of 16 stage of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations was too for one distraught photojournalist to bear.

Morocco World News

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 23:28:07 +0000
Welovebuzz Host Harasses Moroccan Blogger
Rabat – Contacted by Welovebuzz to participate in the show “La ah, la la” ( No Yes, No No), Loubna Nabih, a Moroccan influencer in fashion and beauty, was a victim to the host’s sexist comments. During shooting, the host felt it w...

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 22:57:29 +0000
Lalla Salma and Prince Moulay El Hassan Leave Greece
Rabat – The royal pair left Greece from Skiathos airport on a royal jet yesterday, reports Greek media. Greek press reported that while on their holiday, Lalla Salma and her son rented a  luxury yacht named “Serenity,” which costs €600,0...

North Africa

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 05:03:34 GMT
Egypt: Bent Pyramid Opened to Tourists, New Archaeological Finds Revealed
[Deutsche Welle] The Egyptian government has opened an unusual pyramid to the public for the first time in decades. Its Antiquities Ministry also put on display a host of significant archaeological finds recently discovered in the area.

Sun, 14 Jul 2019 21:45:50 GMT
Africa: Nigeria's Super Eagles Bow Out as Algeria Goes Through to AFCON Final
[allAfrica] Cape Town -Nigeria's Super Eagles lost 2-1 to Algeria's Desert Foxes. They will now meet Senegal's Lions of Teranga in the AFCON 2019 final on July 19 in the Cairo Stadium, while the battle for 3rd and 4th place will be between Nigeria an...

Oman

Wed, 14 Dec 2016 06:31:52 GMT
Oman's economic outlook brightens going into 2017
Country's pledge to cut production by around 45,000 barrels per day will result in a net increase in revenue to the economy

Wed, 14 Dec 2016 06:30:02 GMT
Call for awareness campaign on child rights in Oman
Oman’s chief of public prosecution has called for a national campaign to educate residents about children’s rights.

Oman Daily

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 19:49:41 +0000
Mwasalat carries over 4.5mn people in six months
Mwasalat carried 80 per cent more passengers in the first half of 2019.

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 19:43:45 +0000
Oman takes part in sustainable development meet
Oman’s delegation is being headed by H E Dr Ali bin Masoud al Sunaidy, Minister of Commerce and Industry.

Oman Region

Sun, 09 Apr 2017 05:42:06 +0000
Assad allies vow to keep battling 'terrorism' in Syria
Russia and Iran are Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's closest allies, and label all opponents of his regime as "terrorists".

Tue, 04 Apr 2017 06:55:22 +0000
Regime strikes kill 28 civilians near Damascus: monitor
Air strikes by Syrian warplanes on a rebel-held region near Damascus killed at least 28 civilians on Monday, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitor said.

Qatar

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 05:18:57 GMT
Qatar to invest $13bn on major projects in 2017
Country forecast to reach an annual growth rate of 3.4% next year

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 04:13:30 GMT
Qatar's growth likely to touch 3.4% in 2017
Costs remain stable and impact on overall inflation remain 'minimum' despite 30% to 35% hike in petrol prices

Qatar Doha News

Fri, 06 Jul 2018 11:59:24 +0000
Qatar takes measures to prevent further desertification of the region
Ministry of Municipality and Environment, in co-operation with United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD), recently organised a three-day workshop to develop a national strategy for combating desertification in Qatar. The workshop wa...

Sat, 30 Jun 2018 05:17:06 +0000
Residents of Qatar can maintain ambient air quality by practicing simple steps
  World Health Organization (WHO) found that ambient air pollution has claimed over 4.2 million deaths globally. It is mostly prevalent in the urban settlements without proper ventilation, given air conditioned buildings. Inhalation of toxic air...

Sahara Reporters

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 20:14:36 +0000
RUGA: Clark, Adebanjo, Nwodo Knock Ango Abdullahi Over Calls For Northerners To Leave South, Urge Buhari To Intervene
Prof Ango Abdullahi Prof Ango Abdullahi We are shocked that Prof Ango Abdullahi, who is a co-Chairman of the Nigerian Leaders and Elders Forum could join the call on Fulani herders to quit the South with all its implications w...

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 19:36:36 +0000
EFCC Hands Over Property Seized From Badeh To Voice of Nigeria
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has handed over a property seized from Alex Badeh, a former Chief of Defence Staff, to the Voice of Nigeria (VON). This was revealed in a statement signed by Tony Orilade, the Hea...

Sahara Reporters Latest News

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 20:14:36 +0000
RUGA: Clark, Adebanjo, Nwodo Knock Ango Abdullahi Over Calls For Northerners To Leave South, Urge Buhari To Intervene
Prof Ango Abdullahi Prof Ango Abdullahi We are shocked that Prof Ango Abdullahi, who is a co-Chairman of the Nigerian Leaders and Elders Forum could join the call on Fulani herders to quit the South with all its implications w...

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 19:36:36 +0000
EFCC Hands Over Property Seized From Badeh To Voice of Nigeria
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has handed over a property seized from Alex Badeh, a former Chief of Defence Staff, to the Voice of Nigeria (VON). This was revealed in a statement signed by Tony Orilade, the Hea...

Saudi Arabia

Sat, 10 Dec 2016 07:11:35 GMT
Saudi GACA to provide new opportunities for national carriers
New agreements will help keep pace with growth of the air transport industry: official

Sat, 10 Dec 2016 06:20:23 GMT
Private sector investments in Saudi to gather pace in 2017
Private sector to play a major role in achieving the government objectives set out under the National Transformation Plan (NTP) and Vision 2030

Syria

Sat, 29 Oct 2016 18:00:05 GMT
Syrian rebels say they have control of western suburb of Aleppo |
On day two of a Syrian rebel offensive in western Aleppo where the government has control the insurgents say they've taken a suburb in the southwest corner of the city. Mana Rabiee reports. |

Tunisia

Sat, 06 Jul 2019 09:24:47 GMT
Govt Bans Niqab in Government Offices
[Deutsche Welle] Tunisia's prime minister has banned the full-face veil in all government buildings due to security concerns. It comes after a deadly double suicide bombing in Tunis in late June.

Fri, 05 Jul 2019 05:22:01 GMT
Migrant Boat Sinks, 83 Drown
[VOA] Eighty-three African migrants drowned and three survived when their boat sank two days ago off the Tunisian coast, the Coast Guard says.

Western Sahara

Wed, 03 Jul 2019 12:50:19 GMT
Western Sahara Conflict Resolution, 'Key' Solution to Security in Maghreb and Sahel
[SPS] Paris -The resolution of the Western Sahara conflict, enshrining the independence of its territory, is a "key" solution to security and stability in the Maghreb and Sahel regions, said speakers at a conference held at the French Assembly.

Wed, 03 Jul 2019 12:47:31 GMT
Security, Stability in North Africa to Be Achieved Only With Western Sahara's Decolonization
[SPS] Paris -South African activist for social justice, human rights and environment Catherine Constantinides affirmed that "security and stability in North Africa won't be achieved without the decolonization of Western Sahara, stressing the need to ...

Yemen

Sun, 30 Oct 2016 03:51:56 GMT
Global outrage over Houthi missile attack near Makkah
A ballistic missile launched by the Houthi militias was targeting the holy city of Makkah

Thu, 27 Oct 2016 09:02:28 GMT
UAE inaugurates power station in Yemen
The first phase of Ju'ar power station in Abyan Governorate, Yemen, has been inaugurated by the UAE.

Canadian News

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 04:00:00 EDT
Justin Trudeau says he's made mistakes. Is that a mistake?
Justin Trudeau's recent acknowledgement that he's made "mistakes" in office only drew attention to how rare it is to hear a politician admit error.

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 04:00:00 EDT
Crown mulls charges against man, 87, after woman dies following shove in Winnipeg care home
Manitoba Crown prosecutors are considering whether to lay criminal charges against a man in his 80s with dementia in the death of a 74-year-old woman at a Winnipeg personal care home.

Canadian World News

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 00:32:53 EDT
Suspected arson at Japan animation studio leaves dozens dead and injured
A Japanese fire official says at least 23 people are now confirmed or presumed dead in a suspected arson at a popular animation production studio in Kyoto.

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 04:00:50 EDT
Boeing insists fix to 737 Max software will 'get it right,' but flights are likely still months off
It's the height of the summer travel season, and if the country's major airports are anything to go by, commercial flights are humming along at a brisk clip, but there's not a 737 Max jet in sight —...

Journal de Quebec (fr)

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 00:00:00 EDT
Grève à la SÉPAQ: un conflit qui pourrait gâcher les vacances
Si elle est déclenchée samedi, la grève affecterait les plans de plusieurs familles.

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 00:00:00 EDT
Un travailleur trahi par son Facebook
Un travailleur qui tentait d’obtenir des prestations de la CNESST pour une blessure au dos qui serait survenue au travail a été trahi par un message qu’il a écrit sur les réseaux sociaux.

Regina Leader-Post

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 22:57:33 +0000
Vanstone: Cofer is having a super time with Regina Red Sox
Regina Red Sox pitcher Jackson Cofer is from a sporting family. His father, Mike Cofer, is a two-time Super Bowl champion.

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 22:57:00 +0000
Regina deals with flash floods after crushing rain
Regina streets were flooded and eaves were overflowing Tuesday evening after the city received more than an inch of rain in less than an hour.

The Province

Mon, 18 Jul 2016 21:43:05 Z
Advocates call for minority judges as figures show 'judiciary of whiteness'
HALIFAX — A study showing a dearth of minority judges in Canada has advocates suggesting the country must seize a unique opportunity to increase racial diversity in a “judiciary of whiteness.” “After many years of saying this ...

Tue, 28 Jun 2016 20:05:42 Z
Demand for driver’s licences decreasing among B.C.’s young people
We analyzed the numbers to see the effects of the province's graduated licensing program.

Times Colonist

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 21:10:03 -0700
Study says rents in most cities are unaffordable for lower-income earners
OTTAWA — A minimum-wage worker could afford to rent in just a few neighbourhoods in Canada, suggests a new analysis of the country's rental market that also raises questions about a promised federal rent-supplement program. The report being release...

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 21:01:44 -0700
Suspected arson hits Japan animation studio, dozens injured
TOKYO — Japanese authorities say at least 38 people have been injured, some critically, after a man started a fire at a famous animation production studio in Kyoto.Kyoto prefectural police say the fire broke out Thursday morning at a three-story bu...

Toronto Star

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 20:15:36 EDT
Toronto councillors scold TTC over incident involving Black teen
TTC is directed to work with city’s Confronting Anti-Black Racism Unit over 2018 incident in which Reece Maxwell-Crawford was detained on a streetcar platform.

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 14:18:00 EDT
Record number of Canada-bound visitors barred from flights on advice of Canada border agents
More than 7,200 passengers turned away at airports overseas even though many were from visa-exempt countries, CBSA data shows.

Vancouver Sun

Mon, 04 Apr 2016 23:55:04 Z
More gun violence in Surrey; murder in Burnaby
Since Surrey RCMP said Friday they had implemented successful strategies to combat gun violence, there have been three more shootings.

Tue, 05 Apr 2016 07:08:34 Z
B.C. nurses' college warns about helping in assisted-dying cases
A B.C. Supreme Court ruling allowing a terminally-ill woman a medically-assisted death has not opened the door to nurses now participating in hastened death, the College of Registered Nurse of B.C. said Monday.

Windsor Star

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 02:09:53 +0000
Where's the sweet corn?
Sweet corn, that much-anticipated taste of summer, is late. “We just did not have sunshine,” said Frank Lafferty, who can’t remember a spring this cold in the 43 years he’s been growing and selling sweet corn in the Windsor ar...

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 01:58:15 +0000
Photos: Pharmacist donates $6K to help homeless
Pharmacist Frank Vella, left, of Medica Pharmacy is thanked by David Garvin at the Windsor Essex Community Health Centre on Wednesday after Vella donated $6000 to the centre which went toward the installation of a new washer and dryer for those in ne...

Mexico El Norte (sp)

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 21:55:52 CDT
Cancelan en BC sesiones en Congreso
Tras exhorto de Permanente para invalidar ampliación en gestión de Bonilla, las últimas 2 sesiones del Congreso de BC son canceladas.

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 19:49:49 CDT
Ejecutan a mando comunitario
Un grupo armado mata a balazos a Víctor Giles, comandante de policía comunitaria, y a su esposa e hijos en Chilpancingo, Guerrero.

Mexico Informador (sp)

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 21:20:00 -0500
Detienen a "enlaces" del "Cártel Nueva Generación" con gente de EU
La Policía Federal detuvo en el municipio de Tlajomulco, en Jalisco, a Saúl "N" y Ana "N", quienes son requeridos por autoridades judiciales de Laredo, Texas

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 19:03:00 -0500
Rescatan en Monterrey a 112 migrantes hacinados en un camión
Los extranjeros eran trasladados en un vehículo con semirremolque en el tramo Cadereyta-Entronque La Sierrita de la autopista 40D

Mexico Reforma (sp)

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 21:01:35 CDT
Cancelan sesiones en Congreso de BC
Tras exhorto de Permanente para invalidar ampliación en gestión de Bonilla, las últimas 2 sesiones del Congreso de BC fueron canceladas.

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 22:26:14 CDT
Capturan a presuntos agresores de Juan Osorio
Policías capitalinos detuvieron a dos de los presuntos agresores del productor Juan Osorio, quienes robaron su casa.

Mexico Star

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 18:10:29 GMT
Drug kingpin El Chapo sentenced to life in US prison
Once one of the world's most powerful and notorious criminals, Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman was jailed for life on Wednesday - the mandatory sentence for a host of crimes spanning a

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 18:05:10 GMT
Mexican Drug Kingpin 'El Chapo' Guzman Sentenced to Life Behind Bars
Former Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman has received a sentence that will see him spend the rest of his life in prison.Judge Brian Cogan sentenced Guzman Wednesday to life in p

Mexico Topix (usa)

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