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Thu, 14 Mar 2019 11:57:47 GMT
Cameroon: Top U.S. Official Reveals Behind the Scenes Talks on Anglophone Crisis
[allAfrica] "My heart breaks for Cameroon. Every day people are dying, and every day people are suffering," said Assistant Secretary for African Affairs Tibor Nagy when asked about his message to authorities in Yaoundé regarding the three-year polit...

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 07:35:25 GMT
Ethiopia: Families Visit Ethiopian Airlines Crash Site
[allAfrica] Cape Town -The families of those who died on board the Ethiopian Airlines flight 302 have been allowed to visit the site for the first time, al Jazeera reports.

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Tue, 19 Mar 2019 10:11:44 +0200
News24.com | LIVE: Cyclone Idai ravages Mozambique, at least 1 000 dead
Mozambique's President Filipe Nyusi said that more than 1 000 may have by killed by Cyclone Idai.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 10:58:01 +0200
News24.com | PICS: Mozambique deals with massive cyclone disaster
Mozambique is coming to grips with the aftermath of the cyclone which hit the country.

Central Africa

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 11:57:47 GMT
Cameroon: Top U.S. Official Reveals Behind the Scenes Talks on Anglophone Crisis
[allAfrica] "My heart breaks for Cameroon. Every day people are dying, and every day people are suffering," said Assistant Secretary for African Affairs Tibor Nagy when asked about his message to authorities in Yaoundé regarding the three-year polit...

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 09:06:19 GMT
Uganda: Uganda Accuses Rwanda of Economic Sabotage
[Monitor] Kampala -Uganda yesterday accused Rwanda of engaging in a trade war by employing non-tax barriers to block Uganda exports and to prevent Rwandans from exporting to Uganda.

Benin

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 05:23:29 GMT
African Marvels - the Walls of Benin
[This is Africa] The Benin Empire was one of the oldest and most highly developed states in west Africa, dating back to the 11th century. The walls of Benin City and its surrounding kingdom were a man-made marvel described as "the world's largest ear...

Mon, 11 Mar 2019 07:23:16 GMT
Can Benin Protect Itself From Terrorism in the Region?
[ISS] Since February 2018, there have been about 60 terror attacks in the eastern region of Burkina Faso. Although no group has claimed responsibility, the incidents were allegedly carried out by individuals linked to violent extremist groups in the ...

Botswana

Wed, 13 Mar 2019 13:43:39 GMT
Botswana Sustains the Gains Towards Achieving Malaria Elimination
[WHO] The Ministry of Health and Wellness (MoHW) in Botswana and the World Health Organization (WHO) convened partners and stakeholders to conduct a national training on malaria elimination.

Wed, 13 Mar 2019 07:06:41 GMT
MP Urges Public Officers to Prepare for Post Retirement
[Botswana Daily News] Shoshong -Public officers have been advised to take advantage of opportunities availed by government and prepare for life after retirement.

Burkina Faso

Tue, 12 Mar 2019 05:33:36 GMT
Violence Sparks First Major Humanitarian Crisis
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Bawenne, Burkina Faso -The Burkinabe village of Bawenne was used to contending with nature, but not the impacts of violence, until hundreds of people started showing up late last year, fleeing suspected Islamist attacks.

Mon, 11 Mar 2019 08:37:40 GMT
Confed Cup - 10-Man Rangers Hold Salitas in Ouagadougou
[This Day] Enugu Rangers' quest for a place in the Confederation cup still hangs in the balance as they failed to secure a useful away win against Salitas FC of Burkina Faso yesterday.

Burundi

Wed, 13 Mar 2019 13:03:17 GMT
Why the Closure of Burundi's UN Human Rights Office Is a Major Setback
[The Conversation Africa] After 23 years, the UN Human Rights Office in Burundi has closed - at the insistence of the country's government. The Conversation Africa's Moina Spooner spoke to Professor Christof Heyns, who was Chair of the United Nations...

Wed, 13 Mar 2019 08:07:44 GMT
Democratic Space in the Country is Shrinking - UN Panel
[VOA] A U.N. commission of inquiry on Burundi says the government of President Pierre Nkurunziza is becoming more repressive. The three-member commission says this does not bode well for elections in 2020.

Cameroon

Wed, 13 Mar 2019 14:16:05 GMT
Constitutional Crisis Worsens in Cameroon
[Africa Renewal] Agitation over language is based in deeper grievances about political and social representation

Wed, 13 Mar 2019 08:11:09 GMT
Govt Reports Refugee Influx From CAR as Peace Initiative Fails
[VOA] Cameroon says there has been an influx of refugees from the Central African Republic (CAR) after several armed militias in the CAR rejected the president's new cabinet as not representative enough, sparking fears of renewed fighting. The U.N. r...

Cape Verde

Fri, 08 Mar 2019 11:28:59 GMT
WHO Innovation Challenge to Announce 30 Finalists At the Africa Health Forum in Cabo Verde
[WHO] The top 30 health-oriented innovations selected from a field of more than 2 400 entries to the first-ever WHO Innovation Challenge will be presented on opening day of the second WHO Africa Health Forum in Praia, Cabo Verde, on 26 March 2019.

Central African Republic

Wed, 13 Mar 2019 08:11:09 GMT
Govt Reports Refugee Influx From CAR as Peace Initiative Fails
[VOA] Cameroon says there has been an influx of refugees from the Central African Republic (CAR) after several armed militias in the CAR rejected the president's new cabinet as not representative enough, sparking fears of renewed fighting. The U.N. r...

Thu, 07 Mar 2019 11:46:37 GMT
AU Statement on CAR Peace Process
[African Union] The Chairperson of the African Union Commission, Moussa Faki Mahamat, continues to monitor closely the implementation of the Political Agreement for Peace and Reconciliation in the Central African Republic, signed in Bangui, on 6 Febr...

Chad

Tue, 12 Mar 2019 11:19:19 GMT
Chadians Refuse to Take Office On Religious Text
[RFI] In Chad, some civil servants and heads of major institutions have refused to take the oath of office on a religious text. The new constitution, in force since May 2018, makes it compulsory for them to do so, without specifying whether a Koranic...

Tue, 12 Mar 2019 08:57:52 GMT
NAF Destroys Terrorists' Logistics Camp At Lake Chad
[Daily Trust] The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has said its Air Task Force (ATF) of Operation Lafiya Dole has destroyed Islamic State of West Africa Province (ISWAP) terrorists' vehicle and some logistics infrastructure at Tumbun Sale and Tumbun Allura o...

Comoros

Tue, 12 Feb 2019 09:47:14 GMT
Sudan Affirms Its Readiness for Cooperation With Comoros
[SNA] Cairo -Chairman of the National Legislature, Prof. Ibrahim Ahmed Omer, received in his residence in Cairo the Speaker of Comoros Parliament and welcomed the call of Comoros Parliament to invest in Sudan.

Congo-Brazzaville

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 08:52:02 GMT
Kapini Backs Chidzambwa's Warriors
[New Zimbabwe] FORMER Warriors goalkeeper Tapuwa Kapini, has thrown his weight behind coach Sunday Chidzambwa and his squad to get a positive result in their decisive Group B Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifier, against Congo Brazzaville, on Marc...

Mon, 11 Mar 2019 07:34:04 GMT
Nakamba Out of Congo Showdown
[The Herald] Marvelous Nakamba has been ruled out of the Warriors 2019 AFCON qualifier against Congo-Brazzaville on March 24 at the National Sports Stadium after suffering an injury expected to keep him out of the game for four weeks. The midfielder,...

Congo-Kinshasa

Wed, 13 Mar 2019 05:30:35 GMT
Dispute Over Burial Left At Least 535 People Dead - UN Report
[UN] "New waves of violence" could erupt "at any time" in western Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), the UN rights office warned on Tuesday, unless the Government acts to ease "tensions and resentment" between the two communities involved.

Wed, 13 Mar 2019 10:10:55 GMT
Bemba Seeks $77m Award From International Criminal Court
[International Justice Monitor] Former Congolese vice president Jean-Pierre Bemba is seeking ?68.8 million (US$ 77.7 million) in compensation from the International Criminal Court (ICC) over his 10-year detention and alleged mismanagement of his asse...

Djibouti

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 07:55:22 GMT
Handball - Rwanda U18 Team Outclass Djibouti to Reach Semis
[New Times] Rwanda's U18 girls handball team has advanced to the last four of the ongoing Africa Zone V Youth Handball Tournament in Zanzibar after overpowering Djibouti 56-13 in their second group game on Wednesday.

Wed, 13 Mar 2019 09:14:21 GMT
France's Macron Eyes Investments in Strategic Djibouti
[Shabelle] French President Emmanuel Macron is offering support for Djibouti to boost its economy and pursue further peace in the Horn of Africa region.

East Africa

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 07:35:25 GMT
Ethiopia: Families Visit Ethiopian Airlines Crash Site
[allAfrica] Cape Town -The families of those who died on board the Ethiopian Airlines flight 302 have been allowed to visit the site for the first time, al Jazeera reports.

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 10:12:09 GMT
Uganda: 'Cutting Everything in Sight' - Ugandans Vow to Curb Rampant Deforestation
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Gulu -The convulsive rhythms of local "lakubukubu" music blast from the back of a pickup truck in the dusty town of Pajule, where two towering trees give welcome shade.

East Africa

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 07:35:25 GMT
Ethiopia: Families Visit Ethiopian Airlines Crash Site
[allAfrica] Cape Town -The families of those who died on board the Ethiopian Airlines flight 302 have been allowed to visit the site for the first time, al Jazeera reports.

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 10:12:09 GMT
Uganda: 'Cutting Everything in Sight' - Ugandans Vow to Curb Rampant Deforestation
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Gulu -The convulsive rhythms of local "lakubukubu" music blast from the back of a pickup truck in the dusty town of Pajule, where two towering trees give welcome shade.

Equatorial Guinea

Mon, 04 Mar 2019 15:44:59 GMT
Global Fund for Health - How Seven African Countries Squandered Millions of Foreign Aid
[Premium Times] Africa's foremost diplomat, Kofi Annan, was one of the biggest human export from the continent.

Wed, 27 Feb 2019 11:37:34 GMT
AU Commission Conducts Malabo Declaration On Agriculture Training of Trainers for Biennial Review Process
[African Union] The African Union Commission's Department of Rural Economy and Agriculture (DREA) and the AUDA-NEPAD last week organized a workshop for the Training of Trainers on the AU Malabo Declaration Biennial Review process.

Eritrea

Wed, 13 Mar 2019 09:41:58 GMT
Significance of Organized Tours to Development Sites
[Shabait] Asmara -Organized tours to development sites was reported that have significant contribution in increasing the understanding of citizens on the ongoing nation building activities as well as in developing domestic tourism.

Tue, 12 Mar 2019 09:17:23 GMT
Govt Should Permit Access to United Nations Special Rapporteur
[HRW] Like other observers, Human Rights Watch hoped that the people of Eritrea would benefit from the announcement last July that Eritrea and Ethiopia had agreed to end the "state of war" between the two countries, and the subsequent easing of tensi...

Ethiopia

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 07:35:25 GMT
Families Visit Ethiopian Airlines Crash Site
[allAfrica] Cape Town -The families of those who died on board the Ethiopian Airlines flight 302 have been allowed to visit the site for the first time, al Jazeera reports.

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 08:03:06 GMT
Father of Ethiopian Airlines Pilot Mourns Irrepressible Son
[VOA] When Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 plummeted to earth Sunday, killing all 149 passengers and eight crew members, the captain, Yared Getachew, was en route from his adopted home, Ethiopia, to his country of birth, Kenya.

Gabon

Fri, 15 Feb 2019 15:07:37 GMT
400,000 African Pangolins Are Hunted for Meat Every Year - Why It's Time to Act
[The Conversation Africa] Pangolins, a group of unique African and Asian scaly mammals, are considered to be one of the most heavily trafficked wild mammals in the world. They are hunted and traded for their meat, scales, and other body parts, and us...

Mon, 11 Feb 2019 12:16:10 GMT
Does Regime Security Come Ahead of Real Reform in Gabon?
[ISS] Since Gabon's coup attempt on 7 January, President Ali Bongo Ondimba has been making changes to restore confidence in his government. Bongo, who was recovering from a stroke in Morocco at the time of the attempted coup, named a new cabinet unde...

Ghana

Wed, 13 Mar 2019 14:43:35 GMT
Not Everyone Is Celebrating On Independence Day in Ghana
[HRW] On my Twitter feed last week, I saw many images of Ghanaians celebrating Independence Day: people dressed in their finest, cheering and waving flags, marching bands playing, ordinary Ghanaians dancing in the streets.

Wed, 13 Mar 2019 12:55:12 GMT
Annan - Zesco Cannot Stand Our Way
[CAF] Felix Annan is unarguably one of the safest pair of hands in Ghana at the moment. His exploits has been crucial for Asante Kotoko's journey in the Total CAF Confederation Cup, and has earned him a call-up to the national team.

Guinea

Tue, 12 Mar 2019 08:53:40 GMT
Complaint Filed Against Bauxite Mining Company in Guinea
[HRW] Guinea's fast-growing bauxite mining industry is threatening the livelihoods of thousands of Guineans. Mining has destroyed ancestral farmlands, damaged water sources, and coated homes and trees in dust.

Tue, 05 Mar 2019 12:48:31 GMT
Russia Delivers Mobile Medical Laboratory in Guinea
[The Exchange] RusAl, one of the world's largest aluminium producers, and Rospotrebnadzor have delivered a mobile laboratory and research supplies to the Russian-Guinean epidemiology and infectious diseases prevention center in the Republic of Guinea...

Guinea Bissau

Mon, 11 Mar 2019 09:59:50 GMT
Tradition or Trafficking? Guinea-Bissau Children Suffer in Senegal's Islamic Schools
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Velingara, Guinea-Bissau -Human rights groups say many Koranic schools in Senegal are money-making schemes which exploit children from other West African nations.

Mon, 11 Mar 2019 07:36:56 GMT
'A New Chapter' Dawns for Democracy in Guinea-Bissau - Top UN Official
[UN News] The UN's Deputy Special Representative in the West African state of Guinea-Bissau, has congratulated politicians, voters and officials across the country for the peaceful conduct of Sunday's national assembly elections.

Kenya

Wed, 13 Mar 2019 09:05:19 GMT
Trump's Proposed Budget Slashes Funding to Kenya
[Nation] New York -President Donald Trump's proposed budget issued on Monday calls for deep cuts in aid to Kenya as part of an overall rollback in US funding for many Africa-focused programmes.

Wed, 13 Mar 2019 07:18:16 GMT
Victims' Families to Be Flown to Addis to Help Identify Loved Ones
[Nation] The families of 32 Kenyans who perished in an Ethiopian Airlines crash two days ago will be flown to Addis Ababa to help identify the bodies, the government announced Monday.

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2019-03-19 11:25:22
ISIS 'break silence to demand revenge' after mosque massacre
Beleaguered terror group ISIS have broken a six-month silence to demand 'revenge' for the shocking Christchurch mosque attacks.

2019-03-18 15:02:13
Patient stranded at JKIA after being ejected from plane
This was the second time they were being denied a chance to travel. The first time was on Tuesday where Air Arabia also did not allow them to check in

Kenya News

2019-03-19 11:29:14
Crime: Suspects held over robberies
The suspects have been implicated in robberies that took place about two weeks ago

2019-03-19 11:04:32
Fire: Students in arson case held
The seven are suspected to have set a dormitory on fire.

Lesotho

Tue, 12 Feb 2019 16:22:26 GMT
Mosisili Loses Court Appeal
[Lesotho Times] RETHABILE Mosisili, the son of former prime minister Pakalitha Mosisili, has lost his appeal against his 2017 dismissal from the Lesotho Highlands Water Commission (LHWC).

Liberia

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 12:54:42 GMT
Employers Asked to Develop Clear Policy On Sexual Harassment At Workplaces
[Observer] The Assistant Labour Minister for Labour Standards, Atty. Welma Baye Sampson, says the Ministry of Labour is working to ensure that employers in the country have a clear and defined sexual harassment policy to protect women and men from ha...

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 12:53:32 GMT
Liberia's Delegation Arrives in Abu Dhabi for 2019 Special Olympics
[Observer] Liberia's Special Olympic team has arrived in Abu Dhabi, United Arabic Emirates for the 2019 Special Olympic World Games. The Special Olympic World Games is a multi-sport event for athletes with intellectual disabilities in the tradition o...

Liberian Dialogue

Madagascar

Tue, 12 Mar 2019 08:33:34 GMT
Mauritius and Madagascar to Consolidate Partnership to Concretise Shared Vision of Progress, Says Prime Minister Jugnauth
[Government of Mauritius] The ambition of the Government of Mauritius is to forge a partnership that is built on the complementarities and convergences of Mauritius and Madagascar to ensure the prosperity of both parties, while keeping in mind our sh...

Fri, 08 Mar 2019 08:41:23 GMT
Happy March 8th - Women Languish in Abusive Lengthy Pre-Trial Detention in Madagascar
[Daily Maverick] In Madagascar, a broken justice system means that people, even women with children, end up spending months or years in detention before being charged with any crime.

Malawi

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 12:15:33 GMT
Three Arrested for Possessing Human Bones
[Nyasa Times] Malawi Police in Mzuzu on Tuesday arrested three men for being found in possession of human bones.

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 11:01:12 GMT
Presidential Running Mates Gear Up for Second Debate
[Nyasa Times] Malawi presidential running mates in the May 21 polls are set for a face-off in a second public debate organised by private broadcaster Zodiak Broadcasting Station (ZBS) at Comesa Hall in Blantyre Thursday night.

Malawi Times

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:52:51 +0000
Firm sees sustained policy rate stability
Taonga Sabola: Investment management and advisory firm, Alliance Capital, has said it expects the country’s monetary authorities to maintain the policy rate at 14.5 percent in the near term. In its February 2019 Economic Report released on Friday, ...

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:45:08 +0000
Total respect
By Mphatso Malidadi: Zambia’s under-23 national football team finally jetted in the country Monday to the reality of meeting a team that wants to prove a point. The young Chipolopolo take on Malawi at Kamuzu Stadium in Blantyre Wednesday in the fir...

Mali

Thu, 07 Mar 2019 13:41:07 GMT
As Peace Efforts Falter, Violence Spirals Further Out of Control
[IRIN] Housseyni Diallo thought the smoke and flames he saw were from an early morning bonfire lit in the final revelry of a New Year's Eve celebration. He was wrong: armed men were burning down parts of his village, in central Mali's Mopti region.

Thu, 07 Mar 2019 08:53:42 GMT
UN Probes Sex Violence in Conflict-Torn Mali
[CAJ News] Bamako -THE United Nations (UN) is probing the prevalence of conflict-related sexual violence in Mali.

Mauritania

Tue, 05 Mar 2019 09:15:51 GMT
The Gambia, Mauritania Ink MOUs On Fisheries, Bilateral Cooperation
[Foroyaa] President Adama Barrow's two-day official visit to the Islamic Republic of Mauritania has led to the signing of Memorandums of Understanding (MOU) between the two friendly countries, following bilateral talks between the Heads of State at t...

Mon, 04 Mar 2019 06:56:13 GMT
Unshackled Yet Far From Free, Ex-Slaves Struggle Anew in Mauritania
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Nouakchott -Mauritania was the last country to abolish slavery - in 1981 - and only criminalised it in 2007.

Mauritius

Tue, 05 Mar 2019 12:42:44 GMT
SME Excellence Award Competition 2019
[Government of Mauritius] The Ministry of Business, Enterprise and Cooperatives in collaboration with the SME Mauritius is organising the, "SME Excellence Award Competition 2019", with objective to enhancing, promoting and complimenting Small and Med...

Mon, 04 Mar 2019 12:43:28 GMT
Mauritius Scores Win Over Britain in Diego Garcia Decolonisation
[IPS] United Nations -Mauritius has scored a victory over Britain at the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in a case involving the decolonisation of the strategically important island of Diego Garcia that is home to a United States military base.

Mozambique

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 10:02:28 GMT
Call for Precautionary Measures As Cyclone Approaches
[AIM] Maputo -As cyclone Idai approaches the Mozambican coast the government has called on people living in Sofala, Manica, Zambezia and Tete provinces to take cautionary measures.

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 09:32:52 GMT
U.S. Demands That Chang Be Sent to New York
[AIM] Maputo -The United States administration made clear on Tuesday that it expects the South African authorities to extradite former Mozambican Finance Minister Manuel Chang so that he can stand trial in New York on charges of conspiracy to commit ...

Namibia

Wed, 13 Mar 2019 13:52:27 GMT
No More Coffee, Tea for Patients in Namibia's Public Hospitals
[New Era] Windhoek -Minister of Health and Social Services Dr Kalumbi Shangula yesterday explained the partial suspension of serving of tea and coffee to patients in state hospitals, saying the exercise did not serve its intended purpose. "It was ide...

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 09:23:51 GMT
Air Namibia Boss Resigns
[Namibian] ARLANA SHIKONGO

Niger

Mon, 04 Mar 2019 12:21:09 GMT
Over 8,000 People Displaced By Armed Groups On Mali Border - Niger
[MSF] Recently, an upsurge in threats from armed groups operating between the borders of Mali and Niger has caused a new wave of displacement. More than 8,000 people have been forced to settle in improvised camps around the village of Kongokiré, Til...

Fri, 01 Mar 2019 04:25:03 GMT
Sahel Education Crisis - 'We Risk Losing a Whole Generation'
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Yaounde -The number of schools forced to shut in Africa's crisis-hit Sahel has doubled since 2017, depriving almost half a million children of education, the United Nations said on Thursday.

Nigeria

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 04:45:08 GMT
At Least Eight Dead in Lagos Building Collapse
[Deutsche Welle] At least eight people have been killed after a three-story school building collapsed in a densely populated area of Lagos. Thirty-seven people have been rescued from the rubble, but dozens are feared trapped.

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 06:17:32 GMT
How Political 'Godfathers' Were Humbled in 2019
[Premium Times] The word 'godfather' has different meanings to different people. In Nigerian politics, a godfather is a 'big boss' that maintains political control of a territory by ensuring that either he or his self-chosen appointees are elected to...

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

Mon, 05 Nov 2018 11:09:48 +0000
Dangote Refinery to save Nigeria from Dirty fuels with Euro V specification
Dangote Oil Refinery Company (DORC) says the 650,000 barrels per day refinery has been designed to process a variety of light and medium grades of crude and produce extremely clean … The post Dangote Refinery to save Nigeria from Dirty fuels w...

Mon, 05 Nov 2018 08:51:17 +0000
Civilian JTF Kill 8 Boko Haram Terrorists In Borno (Photos)
The Civilian Joint Task Force of Gubio Local Government, Borno have killed 8 members of Boko Haram terrorists in Gallo area of Gazabure village of Gubio Local Government. According to … The post Civilian JTF Kill 8 Boko Haram Terrorists In Bor...

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Nigeria The Nation

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 06:43:23 +0000
Rerun election: Hold Kwankwaso responsible for breach of peace – Kano APC
The ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) in Kano state has urged security agencies and Kano residents to hold Senator Rabi’u Musa Kwankwaso responsible should there be any breach of the peace before, during and after the March 23 governorship re-r...

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 06:02:01 +0000
ICC U-19 Cricket World Cup Africa Qualifiers: Nigeria winning streak continues
Despite playing the encounter for several hours yesterday, Nigeria continues its winning streak at the Africa Qualifiers of the ICC U-19 Cricket World Cup after beating Kenya in its second match of the competition. Having shocked host – Namibia in ...

Nigeria The Will

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 09:01:49 +0000
Alleged N1.4bn Fraud: Court Adjourns NBA President, Paul Usoro’s Trial To April 17
SAN FRANCISCO, March 19, (THEWILL) – Justice Rilwan Aikawa of the Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos has adjourned the N1.4 billion fraud trial of the President of the Nigerian Bar Association NBA, Paul Usoro, SAN, to April 17, 2019. Us...

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:56:45 +0000
Grass-Cutting Scandal: EFCC Re-Arraigns Ex-SGF Babachir Lawal, Three Others
BEVERLY HILLS, March 19, (THEWILL) – The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has re-arraigned a former Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Babachir Lawal, and three others before Justice Jude Okeke of a Federal Capi...

Rwanda

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 09:06:19 GMT
Uganda Accuses Rwanda of Economic Sabotage
[Monitor] Kampala -Uganda yesterday accused Rwanda of engaging in a trade war by employing non-tax barriers to block Uganda exports and to prevent Rwandans from exporting to Uganda.

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 11:00:52 GMT
As Ruptured Rwanda-Uganda Ties Rattle Region, Will Kenyatta Help?
[Monitor] The military strongmen in Kigali and Kampala have not flinched an eye-lid necessitating the intervention of Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta. Mr Kenyatta, 58, is about the same age as Gen Paul Kagame and much younger than Gen Yoweri Museveni...

Sao Tome and Principe

Wed, 27 Feb 2019 14:35:04 GMT
São Tomé Prime Minister Wants Strategic Partnership
[ANGOP] Luanda -The Prime Minister of São Tomé and Príncipe, Jorge Bom Jesus on Tuesday expressed interest in establishing a strategic partnership with reciprocal advantages with Angola.

Mon, 25 Feb 2019 14:57:14 GMT
Sao Tome's Prime Minister in Luanda
[ANGOP] Luanda -São Tomé and Príncipe's prime minister, Jorge Bom Jesus, arrived Monday morning in Luanda for a 48-hour working visit to strengthen relations of friendship and cooperation with Angola.

Senegal

Tue, 05 Mar 2019 09:15:47 GMT
ECOWAS Orders Senegal to Compensate Two of Her Citizens
[Foroyaa] The Republic of Senegal has been ordered to pay 30 million CFA in compensation for the violation of the human rights of Assane Diouf and Cheikh Mbacké Gadiaga, two of her citizens who were arbitrarily arrested and detained in November 2017...

Fri, 01 Mar 2019 14:05:17 GMT
President Akufo-Addo Congratulates President Macky Sall
[Ghana Presidency] This is to congratulate warmly His Excellency Macky Sall, President of the Republic of Senegal, on his election, for a second successive seven-year term in office, in the election of Sunday, 24th February, 2019.

Seychelles

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 12:19:23 GMT
7 Ways the Creole Language Is Celebrated in Seychelles
[Seychelles News Agency] On February 21, the world celebrated the International Mother Language Day. In Seychelles, a group of 115 islands in the Western Indian Ocean, Creole is the native language.

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 09:14:25 GMT
Did the Government Take Your Land? Seychellois Must Submit Claim By December
[Seychelles News Agency] Seychellois who had land taken away by the government have until December to submit claims for compensation to the Land Compensation Tribunal, said the chairperson.

Sierra Leone

Tue, 12 Mar 2019 15:46:25 GMT
Panama Papers Trail Offers Hope to Villagers Suing for Damages
[International Consortium of Investigative Journalists] Lawyers hope the documents will force a foreign-owned company to compensate them for alleged pollution, forced removal, health complaints and human rights violations.

Tue, 12 Mar 2019 10:40:52 GMT
Tonko Limba By-Election Marred By Malpractice
[Concord] Kambia -The erstwhile Chief of Staff, Office of the President, State House, Dr. Richard Konteh had raised serious concern over the just concluded re-run by-election in Tonko Limba Chiefdom, Constituency 058, Ward 196, which he alleged was m...

Sierra Leone Patriotic Vanguard


Poetry: Watermaid
Watermaid By Christopher Okigbo, Nigeria EYE OPEN on the sea, eyes open, of the prodigal; upward to heaven shoot where stars will fall from. Secret I have told into no ear, save into a dughole, to hold, not to drown with – Secret I have planted in...


1st Annual Sierra Leonean Community Convention in Canada
1st Annual Sierra Leonean Community Convention in Canada The Federation of Sierra Leonean Communities of Canada is hosting its 1st Annual Sierra Leonean Community Convention in Toronto, Canada. This has been confirmed by the National President of th...

Sierra Leone Standard Times

Thu, 07 Mar 2019 19:44:44 +0000
The Case of Dr. Malachi York: The Man in the West African Spotlight
There have been many conflicting stories regarding who Dr. Malachi York is. During the period between the 1950s and the early 2000s, there were a number of men and women who stood up against grave injustices against the African American community in ...

Wed, 06 Mar 2019 12:04:38 +0000
Arrest and detention of Poor Land Owners in Sierra Leone: International Rights Groups write President Bio
A group comprised of about 300 members across the globe have raised concerns and written a letter to the President of Sierra Leone, Julius Maada Bio condemning the arrest and detention of land owners in Sahn Malen, Pujehun district, Southern Sierra L...

Somalia

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 09:37:28 GMT
President Farmajo Calls for Paradigm Shift in Africa's Development
[Dalsan Radio] Somalia president has urged for a paradigm shift in the development agenda if the continent were to meets her development goals.

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 09:37:24 GMT
DP World Introduces First Cranes to Port of Berbera
[Dalsan Radio] DP World Berbera has achieved another milestone for Somaliland, commissioning the first Mobile Harbour Cranes,MHCs, at the Port of Berbera this month.

South Africa AllAfrica

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 10:33:47 GMT
'I Want Those Combi Courts!' - Leaked Audio Lands Official in Hot Water
[allAfrica] Cape Town -A leaked recording of Gauteng Sports and Recreation MEC Faith Mazibuko allegedly threatening her staff with dismissal if they failed to build 'combi courts' (a contraction of combination courts) has landed the official in hot w...

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 09:32:52 GMT
U.S. Demands That Chang Be Sent to New York
[AIM] Maputo -The United States administration made clear on Tuesday that it expects the South African authorities to extradite former Mozambican Finance Minister Manuel Chang so that he can stand trial in New York on charges of conspiracy to commit ...

South Africa Business Day

South Africa Independent

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 05:42:00 GMT
Moeketsi Mosola tells of two-hour hostage ordeal
He survived a two-hour hostage drama orchestrated by a group claiming to be from a business forum

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 06:00:00 GMT
Durban mayor's spokesman 'disappears' from City Hall after Hawks probe
Mthunzi Gumede, who was not arrested, has been away from work and had his cellphone confiscated by the task team

South Africa Mail & Guardian

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 10:32:00 +0200
A racist massacre in Godzone
Despite its image as a friendly and welcoming country, New Zealand is a settler colonial society with a history of exclusivity

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 09:43:00 +0200
Dutch police arrest suspect after three shot dead on tram
Mosques and schools were closed across the Netherlands' fourth-largest city following the bloodshed

South Africa News 24

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 10:58:23 +0200
News24.com | LIVE: Can't yet say when load shedding will be over, Gordhan says
Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan and Eskom board chairperson Jabu Mabuza will brief the media on electricity supply problems.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 10:53:36 +0200
News24.com | WATCH LIVE | #StateCaptureInquiry: More Denel-related testimony
The judicial commission of inquiry into allegations of state capture is expected to continue to hear testimony related to state-owned defence group Denel.

South Africa News 24

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 10:58:23 +0200
News24.com | LIVE: Can't yet say when load shedding will be over, Gordhan says
Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan and Eskom board chairperson Jabu Mabuza will brief the media on electricity supply problems.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 10:53:36 +0200
News24.com | WATCH LIVE | #StateCaptureInquiry: More Denel-related testimony
The judicial commission of inquiry into allegations of state capture is expected to continue to hear testimony related to state-owned defence group Denel.

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South Sudan

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 05:15:31 GMT
Why the Latest Peace Deal Won't Hold
[The Conversation Africa] South Sudan plunged into conflict in 2013 after President Salva Kiir accused his deputy Riek Machar of an attempted coup d'etat. After five years in which regional powers sought ways to end the stalemate, Kiir and Machar sig...

Wed, 13 Mar 2019 14:55:03 GMT
Conflict to Blame for Extreme Hunger, Says Aid Agency
[Norwegian Refugee Council] As the food crisis worsens across South Sudan, the Norwegian Refugee Council is calling on all parties to the conflict to allow humanitarian agencies to safely access people in desperate need of aid.

South Sudan Nation

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 20:53:56 +0000
Open Letter to Minister Martin Elia Lomuro: “Gen. Cirillo, unlike you, is a Nationalist of the highest order!”
Honourable Dr. Martin Elia Lomurö, South Sudan Minister of Cabinet Affairs, Juba – South Sudan. BY: Laila B. Lokosang, Ph.D, South Sudanese, MAR/18/2018, SSN; Sir, I am prompted to write this open letter after reading an article published by the o...

Fri, 15 Mar 2019 23:05:10 +0000
Pres. Kiir shouldn’t go to Vatican: A letter to His Holiness, Pope Francis
His Holiness Pope Francis / Apostolic Palace /Vatican City, Vatican City State, 00120 Ref: South Sudan President Salva Kirr Manyardit, should have NOT been invited to Rome (By the time this article was published, Kiir was already in the Vatican as sh...

Southern Africa

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 10:33:47 GMT
South Africa: 'I Want Those Combi Courts!' - Leaked Audio Lands Official in Hot Water
[allAfrica] Cape Town -A leaked recording of Gauteng Sports and Recreation MEC Faith Mazibuko allegedly threatening her staff with dismissal if they failed to build 'combi courts' (a contraction of combination courts) has landed the official in hot w...

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 10:02:28 GMT
Mozambique: Call for Precautionary Measures As Cyclone Approaches
[AIM] Maputo -As cyclone Idai approaches the Mozambican coast the government has called on people living in Sofala, Manica, Zambezia and Tete provinces to take cautionary measures.

Sudan

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 08:12:51 GMT
Government Crackdown on Protest Stirs Concern
[VOA] Rights groups are voicing concerns about Sudan's violent action against anti-government protests, which have been sweeping the African nation since last December. The rights groups say the action has left at least 60 people dead and hundreds in...

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 09:21:19 GMT
Darfur - Measles, Dysentery, Pneumonia, and Eye Infections Spreading Fast in Jebel Marra
[Radio Dabanga] Jebel Marra -The Sudan Liberation Movement headed by Abdelwahid El Nur (SLM-AW) has renewed its appeal to local, regional, and international organisations to intervene to save the lives of people living in Jebel Marra against rapidly ...

Swaziland

Tue, 05 Mar 2019 08:21:02 GMT
Budget Repeats Failed Economic Policies of the Past
[Swazi Media] The first budget from the Swaziland / eSwatini Minister of Finance Neal Rijkenberg has been largely welcomed in the media in the kingdom. But memories are short. Commentators have failed to notice the similarities between the 2019 budge...

Tue, 05 Mar 2019 09:54:11 GMT
'Bisexual' Pastor Suspended By Swaziland Church in Latest Example of LGBTI Discrimination
[Swazi Media] A pastor in Swaziland / eSwatini has been suspended from his church after being accused of being a bisexual.

Swaziland Times

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 07:46:00 +0200
GOVT DRAWS OVER E1.4 BILLION FROM RESERVES TO PAY SALARIES
MBABANE – Government says it has drawn down more than E1.4 billion from its reserves at the Central Bank to pay salaries in November (2018),

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 07:44:00 +0200
4 VICTIMS OF HORROR CRASH IDENTIFIED
ZONDWAKO – The four victims of the fatal crash which happened along the Bhunya/Malutha MR19 Road on Saturday morning have been identified.The deceased persons are

Tanzania

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 10:41:57 GMT
Is Tanzania Discarding Nyerere's Freedom-Fighting Legacy?
[African Arguments] Tanzania's stance on Palestine suggests its history of fighting global injustice could be making way for a more pragmatic "economic diplomacy".

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 12:53:24 GMT
Aga Khan Hospital Opens Sh9.3 Billion Facility in Dar es Salaam
[Nation] The Aga Khan Development Network (AFDN) last weekend opened phase two expansion of the Aga Khan Hospital in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, which is expected to provide services to over one million patients annually.

Tanzania Citizen

Gambia

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 09:19:20 GMT
TRRC - Eye-Witness Detained Without Trial for 9 Years
[Foroyaa] Ex-private soldier and driver, Mafugie Sonko, formerly a gendarmerie before joining Gambia National Army, has revealed to the Truth Commission (TRRC) that he was detained for nine years after his arrest in the fateful night of November 11, ...

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 09:19:16 GMT
Dismissed As the Wonder-Kid Who Never Lived Up to Expectations
[Foroyaa] In a country where football is virtually religiously followed and star players produced like manufacturing machines would to products set for the market, it takes more than ordinary talent to get one's name written on the walls. However, so...

The Gambia Echo

Togo

Fri, 08 Mar 2019 05:52:31 GMT
Togo Overtakes Nigeria in Container Liner Shipping Services
[This Day] Despite West Africa's poor connection to the world through container liner shipping services over the years, Togo, a tiny West African country has overtaken Nigeria to become the first country to surpass the global average, a report by Net...

Sun, 10 Feb 2019 10:00:06 GMT
Poorer African Nations Rank High in Disease-Fighters' League Table
[Uniting to Combat Neglected Tropical Diseases] Addis Ababa -African countries with modest national incomes are outperforming some richer nations on the continent in the fight against diseases of poverty known as neglected tropical diseases (NTDs), a...

Uganda

Tue, 05 Mar 2019 08:39:00 GMT
I Am Not Seeking Presidency but Empowerment - Besigye
[Monitor] Mayuge -Former Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) president, Dr Kizza Besigye, has said his determination to dislodge President Museveni is not to occupy State House but rather to return power to the people who have been deprived of their ri...

Tue, 05 Mar 2019 08:27:40 GMT
No Deployment of Troops At Uganda-Rwanda Border, Say Authorities
[RFI] Rwandan troops have not been deployed at the Ugandan border, according to Uganda's government spokesperson, who denied reports in the Ugandan media that "heavily armed" soldiers had been stationed there.

Uganda Daily Monitor

West Africa

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 04:45:08 GMT
Nigeria: At Least Eight Dead in Lagos Building Collapse
[Deutsche Welle] At least eight people have been killed after a three-story school building collapsed in a densely populated area of Lagos. Thirty-seven people have been rescued from the rubble, but dozens are feared trapped.

Wed, 13 Mar 2019 10:58:28 GMT
Nigeria: Building Collapses in Lagos, Pupils Trapped in Rubble
[Vanguard] Several victims, including school children are presently trapped under the rubbles of a three story building that suddenly collapsed in the morning at Ita-Faji area, Lagos Island.

Zambia

Wed, 13 Mar 2019 15:43:04 GMT
Hot Tempered Mom Throws Baby in Fire
[Times of Zambia] A young mother of Mwansabombwe is being held for throwing her two-year-old baby into a fire after finding the toddler eating relish she had not served her.

Wed, 13 Mar 2019 13:34:40 GMT
Communities Work to Preserve Remaining Forests
[Times of Zambia] Victor Chenda Mpanga, 39, knows his livelihood depends on the forest, but like many others eking out a living in Zambia's vast woodland, he had little choice but to help destroy it.

Zimbabwe

Tue, 05 Mar 2019 06:57:00 GMT
U.S. Renews Sanctions
[New Zimbabwe] US President Donald Trump has extended by another year, his government's sanctions targeted at former President Robert Mugabe, top local politicians and firms accused of undermining Zimbabwe's democratic processes.

Tue, 05 Mar 2019 12:09:39 GMT
Opposition MP Mamombe Denied Bail
[263Chat] Harare West Member of Parliament, Joanah Mamombe is set to remain behind bars after Magistrate Rumbidzai Mugwagwa denied her bail urging her to instead approach the High Court.

Zimbabwe Herald

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 22:10:19 +0000
ED heads to Manicaland
President Mnangagwa will today lead a high-powered delegation to Manicaland province to supervise rescue and relief efforts, as Government steps up efforts to assist several people affected by Cyclone Idai that has so far left 98 people dead and disp...

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 22:09:21 +0000
President consoles grieving nation
President Mnangagwa yesterday sent his condolence message to families of the 98 people who have lost their lives after Cyclone Idai hit the eastern parts of the country, mainly Chimanimani and Chipinge districts, over the weekend.

Zimbabwe Mail

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 16:45:22 +0000
Mozambique’s president says cyclone death toll may be 1,000
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Mozambique’s President Filipe Nyusi says that more than 1,000 may have by killed by Cyclone Idai, which many say is the worst in more than 20 years. Speaking to state Radio Mozambique, [...]

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 16:31:39 +0000
Facebook says service hindered by lack of local news
NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook’s effort to establish a service that provides its users with local news and information is being hindered by the lack of outlets where the company’s technicians can find original reporting. [...]

Cambodian Times

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 05:34:50 GMT
Beijing Done, for Now, Acquiring Land in South China Sea
Beijing Done, for Now, Acquiring Land in South China Sea VOA News Two American B-52 bombers flew over the South China Sea on a training mission Wednesday for the second time in 10 days, acts that Bei

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 22:21:21 GMT
What is South-South cooperation and why does it matter
This week in Argentinas capital, Buenos Aires, over one thousand people, including high level government delegations and representatives from the private sector and civil society, will gather for t

Hong Kong China

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 01:42:33 +0800
Foreign minister hits out at Huawei critics
The foreign minister lashed out on Monday at what he called "abnormal, immoral" attacks on Huawei amid growing concern, led by the US, that the telecom giant poses a security risk to the West. Wang Yi demanded a "fair and just competition environmen...

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 18:17:18 +0800
Beijing says 13,000 'terrorists' held in Xinjiang
China on Monday defended its controversial security crackdown in Xinjiang, saying nearly 13,000 "terrorists" have been arrested there since 2014. Beijing has come under international criticism over its policies in the region. But the State Council h...

Hong Kong Local

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 14:10:19 +0800
Shatin Link won't open till safety is assured: CE
The Chief Executive Carrie Lam said on Tuesday that the Shatin-Central Link of the MTR will not be opened until the safety of the signalling system is assured. "Public safety is of primary concern. So we shall not rush to open the Shatin-Central L...

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 11:56:08 +0800
Extradition law changes are urgent, warns CE
Chief Executive Carrie Lam said on Tuesday that Legco must approve planned changes to the city's extradition legislation before its summer recess in July if Hong Kong is to deal with a request by Taiwan for a murder suspect to be handed over to the i...

South China Morning Post

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 16:35:39 +0800
Massive HK$624 billion reclamation project will be most expensive in Hong Kong’s history, but city won’t be left penniless, government says
The ambitious plan to build a new metropolis to the west of Hong Kong Island will be the most expensive infrastructure project in the city’s history at an estimated cost of HK$624 billion (US$80 billion), the government revealed on Tuesday.The cost...

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 16:01:57 +0800
Chinese train operator apologises for demanding medical ID from doctor treating sick passenger
China Railway Nanning Group apologised to medical professionals after train staff demanded that a doctor produce her licence as she treated a fellow passenger.The physician, identified only as Chen, was on a train from Liuzhou to Nanning in Guangxi o...

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

2019-03-18T21:44:36+05:30
The disturbed dream - Part II
Another night, another set of dreams. It was already 10.30 pm and the nurse had left the room after checking the usual health parameters. She switched off the light. I was all alone for a while. The church bell rang several times and barking dogs wen...

2019-03-18T21:21:02+05:30
Chief Minister of Goa Manohar Parrikar passes away, leaders condole death
Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu has condoled the passing away of the Chief Minister of Goa Manohar Parrikar. In an officially released message he said, "Deeply saddened to learn about the untimely passing away of the Chief Minister of Goa, Shri Manoh...

Indonesia Headlines

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 05:41:09 GMT
Indonesian Vice Presidential Debate Shines Overdue Light on Education
JAKARTA - In the first vice presidential debate in Indonesia leading up to the April 17 elections, both candidates businessman Sandiaga Uno and renowned Islamic cleric Ma'ruf Amin agreed on one pro

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 05:39:43 GMT
Aid Group: Children Dying as Last IS Stronghold Evacuated
AL-HOL, SYRIA - Children and babies are dying at increasingly rapid rates in or on their way to al-Hol camp in Syria, as the population balloons with more evacuees from the last patch of land held

Japan Times News

Sat, 03 Mar 2018 06:00:00 PST
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Sat, 03 Mar 2018 05:54:00 PST
Japan’s media out of step with mental health issues

Malaysia Malay Mail

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 16:51:08 +0800
Two men convicted of drug trafficking escape gallows
PUTRAJAYA, March 19 — A Romanian national was one of two men who escaped the gallows today for drug trafficking.    The foreigner, Laurentiu Marian Peity, 32, had his charge for trafficking in 3,218.7g of methamphetamine reduced t...

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 16:31:24 +0800
Azalina: Is Pakatan trying to mute critics on social media?
KUALA LUMPUR, March 19 — Pengerang MP Datuk Seri Azalina Othman Said today suggested that the government was attempting to silence social media users by enabling the Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) to delete their...

Mongolia

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Philippines

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 16:05:00 +0800
Guevarra to panel of foreign lawyers: Back up claims with proof
The Philippines’ Justice secretary challenged the international lawyers’ “sweeping statement” and said that they should provide proof to back up their claims.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 15:58:00 +0800
Ermenegildo Zegna Spring/Summer 2019 made-to-measure trunkshow
Ermenegildo Zegna transforms fabrics suit the contemporary gentleman.

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Tue, 19 Mar 2019 16:05:00 +0800
Guevarra to panel of foreign lawyers: Back up claims with proof
The Philippines’ Justice secretary challenged the international lawyers’ “sweeping statement” and said that they should provide proof to back up their claims.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 15:32:00 +0800
MRT sets week-long maintenance shutdown during Holy Week
The maintenance shutdown is scheduled to start on April 15 and will last until April 21.

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Philippines Nation

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 14:32:00 +0800
DOJ summons brother of slain Subic trader over murder complaint
Sytin, founder and chief executive officer of United Auctioneers Inc., was shot at close range by a motorcycle-riding assailant in November last year. His bodyguard, Efren Espartero, was seriously wounded in the attack.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0800
2 students arrested for P1.5-million party drugs
Two college students were arrested and some P1.5 million worth of party drugs were seized in Makati City yesterday.

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Singapore Today Online

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:42:14 +0000
Not your typical VR game: Headset gives users the dementia experience
Cynthia Choo23 min 11 sec agoSINGAPORE — Since both her parents were diagnosed with dementia last year, Dr May Ye

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:12:24 +0000
NParks opens nature playground at HortPark as testbed for future ‘biophilic’ sites
SHERLYN SEAH50 min 11 sec agoSINGAPORE — At first glance, it might not look like much — leaves, sand, and some woo

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Tue, 19 Mar 2019 14:39:00 +0700
Myanmar court jails Rakhine leader for 20 years for treason
SITTWE, Myanmar: A Myanmar court on Tuesday sentenced a prominent ethnic Rakhine leader to 20 years in jail for treason, a verdict likely to intensify anger amid fighting between the ethnic group and the army.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 14:19:00 +0700
Couple in court on fraud charge arrested on fresh charge
A couple were arrested on charges of public fraud totalling 50 million baht when they arrived for a special court hearing on a similar, earlier charge in Bangkok’s Bang Bon district on Tuesday.

Thailand Bangkok Top Stories

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 11:32:00 +0700
Premchai jailed for 16 months, not guilty of leopard charge
KANCHANABURI: Construction billionaire Premchai Karnasuta was sentenced to 16 months in jail for illegal possession of a dead pheasant and weapons, and supporting poaching -- but he was acquitted of any wrongdoing connected with a black leopard carca...

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 11:26:00 +0700
2019 Aston Martin DBS Superleggera: Thai pricing and specs
Go-faster variant of DB11 features spiced-up bodywork and 5.2-litre twin-turbo V12 tuned to 725hp.

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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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

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:53:00 GMT
Another corruption charge for ex president Cristina Fernandez: fraudulent import of liquid gas
Argentina's former president Cristina Kirchner was charged in yet another corruption investigation on Monday, in this case over the fraudulent import of liquid gas. Judge Claudio Bonadio, who Cristina Kirchner accuses of politi...

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:50:00 GMT
Macri admits his father was part of an extortion system during the Kirchner years
Franco Macri's dealings with the former Kirchnerite governments amount to a "crime," Argentine president Mauricio Macri declared on Sunday in a wide-ranging primetime interview that touched on corruption, influence peddling, ...

Argentina Independent

Sat, 09 Feb 2019 20:19:33 +0000
Everything You Need to Know About CBD
Remedies which offer a plethora of uses seems to be gaining popularity for all the right reasons, and one of the most talked about remedies in recent years is Cannabidiol, also known as CBD. Although the opinions of people about this wonder compound ...

Fri, 01 Feb 2019 10:13:40 +0000
Say Goodbye to the Bitcoin Bottom in 2019. The bullish trend is coming.
To say that 2018 was not a great year for cryptocurrencies is an enormous understatement. Following euphoric price highs at the end of Q4 2017, the 12 months that followed brought continued downward pressure across the market. Investors are curious a...

Bahamas Weekly

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 20:39:33 EDT
Government embarks on ‘new frontier in renewable energy’
Prime Minister the Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis today officially opened a 925-kilowatt solar plant facility at the Thomas A. Robinson National Stadium. The facility, the ...

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 19:32:37 EDT
Student Percussionists strike up the audience at National Arts Festival
Primary and high school students garnered applause and cheers from the audience for their skills on percussion instruments, at the Dundas Centre for the Performing Arts, ...

Barbados Nation News

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 23:06:56 -0400
CWI hits back at charges
CRICKET WEST INDIES (CWI) has no-balled reports which have surfaced that the regional body has admitted liability in a case brought against it by Phil Simmons for unfair dismissal as West Indies coach.... ...

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 23:04:27 -0400
Bayley’s, All Saints, St Giles showdown
PRIMARY SCHOOLS’ athletics supremacy will be decided today at the Usain Bolt Sports Complex. Four-time champions Bayley’s and All Saints will have a titanic tussle for boys supremacy, while reigning... ...

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Tue, 19 Mar 2019 02:59:23 +0000
Humane Conditions At The Old ‘Piss House’ Now – Newly Renovated
Monday, March 18th. 2019 - Today was a big day not only for the Police, but for the community as the newly renovated Queen Street detention area was officially opened.

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 23:23:59 +0000
Volleyball 2019 In Belize Is Getting Real Competitive
Monday, March 18, 2019 This past weekend tournaments was a display of improvements in the sport of Volleyball in Belize, and a display of ‘Stepping Up To Another Level’. Here

Bolpress (sp)

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 16:49:04 +0000
¿Del poscapitalismo al postrabajo?
El mundo del trabajo viene experimentando transformaciones a gran escala que ponen a prueba los marcos analíticos y las estrategias políticas progresistas. El capitalismo de plataformas está lejos de la economía colaborativa que a menudo proclama...

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 13:14:41 +0000
Refundación de Comibol apunta a participación del capital extranjero
La fuerza de trabajo de la Corporación Minera de Bolivia —ya refundada en los hechos en Comibol – Empresa Corporativa, con filiales y subsidiarias incluso de carácter mixto, con inversión privada— será adecuada a una organización de ti...

El Diario (sp)

Brazil

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:43:00 GMT
Brazilian stocks topped 100.000 points for the first time on the Bolsonaro syndrome
Brazilian stocks topped 100,000 points for the first time Monday, on hopes for progress in President Jair Bolsonaro's promised pro-market reforms. The Ibovespa, the country's main index in Sao Paulo, hit an intra-day record of ...

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:36:00 GMT
Two of kind meet this Tuesday in the White House full of reciprocal praise
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro, on his first official visit to Washington, declared himself an unabashed admirer of the United States and said he was seeking a new era of close relations after what he called decades of anti...

Colombia

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 20:56:56 +0000
Duque “took off his mask and surrendered himself to extremists:” Colombia’s former peace commissioner
Colombia’s former Peace Commissioner lashed out at President Ivan Duque, claiming he has given in to far-right elements within his party by turning against the country’s war crimes tribunal. Sergio… The post Duque “took off hi...

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 16:40:49 +0000
2nd witness claiming Uribe founded death squad wants to testify before war crimes tribunal
A second former member of the paramilitary death squad allegedly founded by former President Alvaro Uribe and his brother asked to be allowed to testify before the country’s war crimes… The post 2nd witness claiming Uribe founded death sq...

Colombia Bogota

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 21:33:31 +0000
Colombia’s Health Ministry signs pact to eliminate malaria in the country
An initiative by the Ministry of Health aims to eliminate malaria in Colombia's Pacific communities before implemented in other disease-prone regions.

Fri, 15 Mar 2019 13:34:06 +0000
Stage to Bogotá streets: The musicians of the Venezuelan migration
Playing for pesos is a reality many Venezuelan musicians face on the streets of Bogotá to survive with the economic collapse of their country.

Costa Rica News

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 06:41:25 +0000
Local Currency Shortage Pushes Interest Rates Up
In Costa Rica, the government’s strong need for financing and the Central Bank’s exchange rate interventions have been putting pressure on the local financial market, pushing up passive rates in Colones. The decrease in liquidity in Colon...

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 06:35:22 +0000
Costa Rica signs FTA with South Korea
Costa Rica became the second Central American country to enter a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) with South Korea, that will give immediate access without tariffs to 80% of Costa Rican products. The FTA – Tratado de Libre Comercio (TLC) in Spanish &...

Radio Habana (sp)

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 18:04:09 -0400
Díaz-Canel reitera que la vivienda es prioridad para el gobierno cubano (+Foto)
La Habana, 18 mar (RHC) El presidente de los Consejos de Estado y de Ministros, Miguel Díaz-Canel, convocó este 18 de marzo, en La Habana, a aumentar la producción de materiales de la construcción con el fin de potenciar la edificación de vivie...

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 20:02:04 -0400
Gobierno de Cuba califica de fructíferas las relaciones con Seychelles
La Habana, 18 mar (RHC) El embajador cubano en Seychelles, Juan Humberto Macías, calificó de cordiales y fructíferas las relaciones de cooperación bilateral en diferentes sectores, se conoció este lunes en Victoria capital de la nación african...

Dominica News online

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 22:01:31 +0000
Utrecht Tram Shooting leaves three dead
Just days after New Zealand mosque terror attack which according to CNN left 50 dead and 50 wounded, police officers in the Netherlands believe that Monday’s shooting on a tram in Utrecht could be that of a terrorist attack. “A...

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 20:30:33 +0000
OECS Ambassador to Brussels responds to Dominica’s black listing by EU
Ambassador of the Eastern Caribbean States to Brussels, Sharlene Shillingford-McKlmon has responded to the European Union’s blacklisting of Dominica pointing out that Dominica has fulfilled the requirements of the EU and there is nothing else t...

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

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 12:40:00 GMT
Falklands to undertake a lifestyle and overall health survey
The Falkland Islands government Public Health Advisor, Carol Morrison, is set to launch a survey this week to gather data on the community’s lifestyle habits, perceptions of health, access to health care and barriers to healt...

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 08:50:00 GMT
Falkland’s 1982 civilian hero and life-long radio ham dies in England
The Falkland Islands weekly Penguin News reported this week on the death in England of Reginald (Reg) Silvey, one of the perhaps lesser known civilian heroes of the war in 1982, but almost certainly the one whose activities put...

Honduras News

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...

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 15:00:21 +0000
Honduras Tourism
Life in Honduras! When it’s freezing cold in many parts of the world, in Honduras the sun is always shining; because of its tropical location, every day of the year people can enjoy pleasant weather, with an average annual temperature of 27 ...

Jamaica Gleaner

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 00:22:48 -0500
St James police strike back - Five guns recovered, J$1.6m seized, top-flight gangster killed
Western Bureau: In a week when criminals staged a daring daylight robbery in Montego Bay, St James, escaping with millions of dollars and killing two persons (on March 10), the relentless efforts of the police in tracking down the wrongdoers paid.....

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 00:24:37 -0500
Atlanta politician loyal Buju fan
Le’Dor Milteer is a politician from Atlanta. But you probably wouldn’t know it just by looking at her. Milteer, along with her close friend Sarah, was among the thousands of ecstatic fans who gathered to welcome Buju Banton to the stage for the....

Jamaica Observer

Tue, 19, Mar, 2019 06:01:00 GMT
Hundreds flood JDF after fake social media post
THE Jamaica Defence Force (JDF) says it has launched an investigation into the origins of a “social media posting”, which resulted in close to 2,000 individuals showing up at its Up Park Camp headquarters in Kingston, ...

Tue, 19, Mar, 2019 06:01:00 GMT
Two motorcyclists die in bizarre crash
WAKELAND, Trelawny — Two motorcyclists lost their lives after they were involved in a bizarre crash with a minibus in Trelawny on Sunday night.They both collided with the minibus.The deceased, both of Trelawny addresses, hav...

Jamaica Star

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 05:01:27 -0500
Heart of gold - Girl saves lunch money to help another student
Although she is just 11-years old, Gabrielle Gibson has a big heart. For almost two months she has been taking out a chunk of her lunch money to assist Brittania Jones, a student at May Pen Primary School. In an interview with THE STAR, the...

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 05:00:44 -0500
‘I wanted to be brown’ - Young man regrets bleaching
Kevin* was an impressionable teenager when he started bleaching his skin. But 13 years later, the scars on his face, arms and neck are a testament of his regret. "I started bleaching when I was 16 years old. Honestly, I had a friend who started....

Latin America

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 06:57:00 GMT
Ex Peruvian president spends a night in California jail for drunkenness
Former Peruvian president Alejandro Toledo, who is facing extradition from the United States over corruption charges, was briefly jailed for public intoxication after getting drunk in a California restaurant, local police said ...

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 09:48:00 GMT
Argentina and Colombia will host the 2020 Copa America; US proposal rejected
The South American Football Confederation (CONMEBOL) has rejected a proposal from the United States and awarded the 2020 Copa America tournament to Argentina and Colombia. CONMEBOL officials meeting in Miami on Wednesday said t...

Mercosur

Fri, 25 Jan 2019 09:29:00 GMT
Brazil eliminates Mercosur symbol from new passports
Brazilian new passports will no longer have the symbol of Mercosur as currently they do together with those from the other member states, Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay. The announcement was made by cabinet chief Onyx Lorenzon...

Sat, 19 Jan 2019 09:22:00 GMT
Extreme wet January displaces thousands and floods farmland in Mercosur member countries
Intense rainfall in northeast Argentina and neighbouring areas in Mercosur members has caused devastating floods, amplifying the economic burdens of Argentina's recession. Over 5,000 people have evacuated the region, and millio...

El Nuevo Diario (sp)

Mon, 25 Mar 2019 00:00:00 -0600
Las condenas y acusaciones que enfrentan los manifestantes excarcelados - El Nuevo Diario
Entre el 27 de febrero y este viernes al menos 162 manifestantes han sido excarcelados. Entre ellos se encuentran varias personas que ya habían sido condenadas, otras cuyos procesos judiciales estaban suspendidos y varias que poseían or...

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 00:09:00 -0600
OEA pide liberar presos - El Nuevo Diario
Tras un nuevo impase en la mesa del diálogo entre la Alianza Cívica por la Justicia y la Democracia y el Gobierno, salió a la luz una carta de respuesta del secretario general de la Organización de Estados Americanos (OEA)...

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

Fri, 01 Mar 2019 23:33:00 GMT
Guaido stops in Asunción from Brasilia and enroute to Argentina
Paraguay's President Mario Abdo Benitez Friday welcomed Venezuelan dissident acting President Juan Guaidó, saying the latter represented hope for his people. Abdo added Nicolás Maduro's tyranny must end.

Thu, 28 Feb 2019 08:54:00 GMT
Bolsonaro pays tribute to Brazilian and Paraguayan military rulers
Jair Bolsonaro paid tribute to the former dictators of Brazil and Paraguay this week at a ceremony to celebrate the Itaipu hydroelectric dam. The Brazilian president, who has spoken previously of his admiration for the military...

La Republica (sp)

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 06:01:00 -0500
Lula también recibió coima por contrato de submarinos
Brasil. Antonio Palocci fue hombre de confianza y ministro de Hacienda durante la gestión de Lula da Silva. También fue ministro de la Presidencia con Dilma Rousseff....

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 06:00:00 -0500
Ley de fusiones y adquisiciones hoy en el Congreso
Necesidad. Comisión de Defensa del Consumidor aprobaría hoy este proyecto que lleva más de 10 años sin tener luz verde. Estas operaciones en el país se aceleran an...

Peru al Dia (sp)

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 19:27:59 +0000
Contralor General propone adecuada gestión del gasto público y ejecución de obras
  En el marco de las actividades de supervisión que realiza la Contraloría General de la República a las labores de control desarrolladas a nivel nacional, esta vez en la región Lambayeque, el Contralor General Nelson Shack, saludó la confo...

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 15:27:56 +0000
Oro sube ante caída del dólar por expectativas de próxima reunión de la FED.
   El oro al contado ganaba un 0.3%, a US$ 1,304.81 por onza, a las 10:31 GMT. La Reserva Federal ( FED) de Estados Unidos comenzará el martes su reunión de política monetaria, la cual finalizará el miércoles con una conferencia de prensa. &...

South America

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:53:00 GMT
Another corruption charge for ex president Cristina Fernandez: fraudulent import of liquid gas
Argentina's former president Cristina Kirchner was charged in yet another corruption investigation on Monday, in this case over the fraudulent import of liquid gas. Judge Claudio Bonadio, who Cristina Kirchner accuses of politi...

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:50:00 GMT
Macri admits his father was part of an extortion system during the Kirchner years
Franco Macri's dealings with the former Kirchnerite governments amount to a "crime," Argentine president Mauricio Macri declared on Sunday in a wide-ranging primetime interview that touched on corruption, influence peddling, ...

Unasur

Tue, 28 Aug 2018 07:38:00 GMT
Unasur will decide on removal of Nestor Kirchner's statue at its headquarters in Quito
An Ecuadorian lawmaker has called for the removal of a statue of Argentine ex president Nestor Kirchner from the Union of South American Nations (UNASUR) Secretariat Headquarters in the city of Mitad del Mundo, close to Quito.

Sat, 21 Apr 2018 06:31:00 GMT
Unasur under pressure: six nations, including Brazil and Argentina, suspend their memberships
Half of the nations belonging to Unasur, a South American bloc set up a decade ago to counter U.S. sway in the region, have decided to suspend their membership, a Brazilian official announced on Friday.

Uruguay

Fri, 15 Mar 2019 18:59:00 GMT
A sea lion, the star of Punta del Este that rests on sports cars (Watch Video)
In the Uruguayan port of Punta del Este there are a large number of sea lions that are used to people. There is a reason for this: the fishermen in the area have been feeding them for years, so the specimens are used to human p...

Wed, 13 Mar 2019 20:09:00 GMT
The best and the worst city to live in Latin America
Caracas, in the last place, and Montevideo ranks as the two opposite poles of the list of cities ordered by quality of life in Latin America in 2019, according to Mercer. The capital of Austria, Vienna, ranked for the tenth con...

Venezuela

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 05:52:00 GMT
Guaidó's representatives move into Venezuela offices in Washington and New York
Representatives of Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido have taken control of three of the country's diplomatic properties in the United States, Guaido's US envoy said on Monday, as the opposition presses its bid to oust Pr...

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 09:51:00 GMT
Bolsonaro in Washington, meets Trump on Tuesday: closer political collaboration and Venezuela in the agenda
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro arrived in Washington on Sunday to meet with his U.S. counterpart, Donald Trump, and cement a conservative-populist alliance that, in part, aims to ramp up pressure on Venezuela.

Venezuela Analysis

Sun, 17 Mar 2019 15:41:00 -0400
Who’s to Blame for the Crisis in Venezuela? A Response to Gabriel Hetland
Jorge Martin takes recent Gabriel Hetland articles to task, questioning the liberal left's assessment of the current situation and the solutions proposed.

Sat, 16 Mar 2019 09:30:00 -0400
Solidarity Isn’t a Slogan, It’s a Process: A Conversation with Vijay Prashad
In this exclusive interview, a prominent Indian intellectual examines how imperialism operates in our time and proposes specific forms of solidarity with Venezuela.

Antarctica

Tue, 12 Mar 2019 10:57:00 GMT
South Georgia releases new coin to commemorate Sir Ernest Shackleton
The government of South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands have released a new coin to commemorate the birth of the famous explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton. Born on 15th February 1874, Sir Ernest Shackleton wanted to be an explor...

Tue, 12 Mar 2019 08:24:00 GMT
Chinese tourists did 150 million outbound trips in 2018
A total of 149.72 million outbound trips were made by Chinese tourists in 2018, up 14.7% from the previous year, the Ministry of Culture and Tourism announced, Trend reported citing Xinhua.

Australian Top Stories

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 13:47:49 +1100
Australia's $133b property price slide rapidly becoming the worst on record
Sydney and Melbourne are recording one of their fastest property price slumps on record, with official figures showing the downturn is spreading to other cities around the nation.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 15:44:23 +1100
Aboriginal art industry says this work in Ricky Gervais's new series amounts to 'cultural theft'
Australian Indigenous artists say a "fake" piece of Aboriginal art featured in Ricky Gervais's new Netflix series amounts to the "stealing" of their culture.

Brisbane Times Headlines

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 19:00:00 +1000
It's a Long way to the top as Ben stays a Saint until 2022
St Kilda forward Ben Long has one ambition now that he has extended his contract with the Saints. He wants to be a premiership player.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 19:00:00 +1000
Amangiri on trial for Oaks campaign at Hawkesbury
Emerging filly Amangiri has the chance to pitch up as an Australian Oaks contender if she passes a stern test at Hawkesbury today, and jockey Tommy Berry is adamant she will do it with flying colours.

Canberra Times

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 20:00:00 +1100
It's a Long way to the top as Ben stays a Saint until 2022
St Kilda forward Ben Long has one ambition now that he has extended his contract with the Saints. He wants to be a premiership player.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 20:00:00 +1100
Amangiri on trial for Oaks campaign at Hawkesbury
Emerging filly Amangiri has the chance to pitch up as an Australian Oaks contender if she passes a stern test at Hawkesbury today, and jockey Tommy Berry is adamant she will do it with flying colours.

Independent Australia

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 16:00:00 +1000
In the shadow of Christchurch, is Australia an inherently racist country?
The Christchurch shooter is but one manifestation of Australia's racism. read now...

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 11:00:00 +1000
Christchurch shooter's obsession with white supremacist war criminals
Is there a connection between the Christchurch shooter's white-supremacist "manifesto" and a subculture of convicted war criminals? read now...

Otago Daily Times

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 20:59:11 +1200
Post-mortems completed on all 50 victims of Christchurch terror attacks
Post-mortems have been completed on all 50 victims of the Christchurch terror attacks.In a statement, police said 12 victims have been identified to the satisfaction of the Coroner and six of those have now been returned to their...

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 17:57:07 +1200
Man assisting police after armed officers swarm Lake Rd in Belmont near Devonport
A man is assisting police on the North Shore after armed officers were called to Lake Rd in Belmont near Devonport.Social media users said there were armed officers outside McDonald's in Belmont and further down the road at New...

Sydney Morning Herald National News

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 19:43:26 +1100
Police seek info on Gordon home invasion
Three men in balaclavas entered a Gordon home on Tuesday morning and threatened the resident with a weapon.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 19:26:33 +1100
Wife of former Dragon charged with $330k fraud from employer
The wife of former St George Illawarra winger Reece Simmonds has fronted court accused of misappropriating hundred of thousands of dollars.

Sydney Morning Herald World News

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 18:53:30 +1100
Australian coal in the firing line of Chinese 'environmental' crackdown
With the Chinese government strictly controlling supply, Mongolian coal is also in the firing line, with a big shipment recently rejected.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 18:13:22 +1100
Recovery of Falklands war helmets helps heal wounds
After almost 37 years, two helmets are helping to bring reconciliation between two opposing sides.

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

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 02:04:33 GMT
Christchurch shooting live: 'You won't hear me speak his name,' says PM of terrorist
Remember the names of the victims of the Christchurch terror attack, not the man who killed 50 people, the PM says. "He may have sought notoriety, but we in NZ will give him nothing, not even his name."

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 06:51:06 GMT
Wellington Central Library to close indefinitely due to earthquake concerns
Wellington's central library will close and the building will be fenced off amid earthquake safety concerns.

New Zealand Headlines

New Zealand National

New Zealand Pacific

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 19:34:30 +1300
Papua death toll rises, nearly 6000 evacuated after Sentani floods
The death toll from flash floods in Indonesia's Papua region has risen to 80 and rescue teams are searching for 73 people who are still missing.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 20:18:18 +1300
Samoa journos unhappy over new camera rules at parliament
Samoa's national media organisation has spoken out against new rules banning outside cameras from recording parliament.

New Zealand RadioNZ

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 17:47:33 +1300
They are us: A memorial to the lost
They were grandparents and spouses, parents of new babies and grown adults, and they were children. These are the people we lost in the Christchurch terror attacks.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 20:10:32 +1300
Muslim youth: 'We're stronger than we ever were before'
Two young Muslim women mourning their friends who died in the terror attacks want to make it loud and clear that they are not going to let one gunman ruin their lives.

New Zealand Top Stories

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:49:07 GMT
Fewer than 200 people watched shooter's Christchurch massacre live video, Facebook says
After the shooter started broadcasting, it took 29 minutes for someone to report the video to Facebook.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 06:18:13 GMT
Christchurch mosque shooting accused not allowed TV or newspapers in prison
The man accused of the Christchurch mosque shooting is not allowed access to newspapers or TV and radio - depriving him of the ability to read about the atrocity.

New Zealand World

Planet Tonga

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 17:43:44 +0000
Hard work pays off for budding actress Visesia in Seattle
Tacoma, Washington, USA: A young Tongan-American actress, dancer, and singer, Visesia Fakatoufifita (11) is reaping the benefits of her hard work having landed her first major role as Annie in ‘Annie’ at the 5th Avenue Theatre in Seattle, Washing...

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 16:57:37 +0000
Nobles and Cabinet meeting deadlocked as gov’t blocks decision for another public consultation on new Bills
A meeting this morning to resolve a disagreement between the noble MPs and the Cabinet ministers in Parliament ended in deadlock. Source: Nobles and Cabinet meeting deadlocked as gov’t blocks decision for another public consultation on new Bills &#...

Albania News

Armenia News

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 12:54:08 +0400
Armenia PM: 89 investment projects totaling $2.7bn are being discussed with government

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 12:40:35 +0400
Justice Minister: Over 270m drams allocated to improve detention conditions

Armenia Panorama

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 13:02:37 +0400
Armenian Genocide Museum to open in Buenos Aires

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 12:51:12 +0400
France to ban 'yellow vest' protests if violent groups take part: PM

Armenian News

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:57:27 GMT
Azerbaijani ambassador to UAE sacked for stealing caviar
A commission is currently working at the Azerbaijani embassy and investigating the disappearance of half a million dollars.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 06:59:38 GMT
Armenian Committees of Australia, NZ slam Erdogan coffin threat
The Chairperson of ANC-New Zealand, Hoory Yeldizian, was quick to highlight the differences in response.

Azerbaijan Today

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 12:57:00 +0400
Rouhani says Iran will file legal case against U.S. for sanctions

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 12:39:00 +0400
Hikmet Hajiyev exchanges views with department head of German Foreign Ministry

Azerbaijan Trend

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 13:02:49 +0400
Lukoil appreciates investment environment in Azerbaijan
The Russian oil company Lukoil highly appreciates the investment environment in Azerbaijan

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 12:25:00 +0400
Repo operations to be simplified in Azerbaijan
The process of carrying out repo transactions will be simplified in Azerbaijan.

Belarus Belapan

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 11:10:59 +0300
OSCE representative on freedom of media meets with rights defenders, journalists in Minsk

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 19:49:59 +0300
Foreign ministries of Belarus, Armenia hold consultations in Yerevan to discuss pan-European issues

Belarus Belta

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 11:54:37 +0300
Petrishenko explains Belarus' position on EAEU gas transit rates
Belarus suggests using uniform approaches to gas transit rates in the EAEU common gas market and in the domestic gas markets of the EAEU member states.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 11:48:29 +0300
Opinion: It is premature to call EAEU an economic union
Our integration association has not yet evolved into an economic union. For the time being we are a de facto free trade area, Igor Petrishenko said.

Belarus Digest

Czech Republic Ceske Noviny

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 09:44:00 +0100
Arabsko-kurdská koalice zajala u Baghúzu 157 teroristů
Damašek - Syrské demokratické síly (SDF) podporované Spojenými státy oznámily, že při obléhání poslední enklávy takzvaného Islámského státu (IS) v Sýrii zajaly 157 "zkušených...

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 09:44:00 +0100
Státní zástupkyně obžalovala ženu z pokusu o vraždu kojence
Praha - Státní zástupkyně poslala k soudu případ ženy, která údajně nechala loni v únoru své šestitýdenní dítě venku v mrazu. Matku obžalovala z pokusu o vraždu, řekl ČTK mluvčí...

Czech Republic Radio Praha

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 06:30:00 +0100
CTK newsagency wants family photos to help document Velvet Revolution
In view of the upcoming 30th anniversary of the fall of communism later this year the CTK news agency has appealed to the public to dip into their family albums and share personal photos from the days of the Velvet Revolution in 1989...

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 06:29:00 +0100
Coalition agrees to raise old age pensions and children’s allowance
The parties of the ruling minority coalition, ANO and the Social Democrats, on Monday agreed to raise old age pensions by 900 crowns a month as of January 2020. This is perceived as a victory of the Social Democrats who vehemently ...

Estonia

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 14:39:28 +0200
Potential coalition to have border guard structure inside PPA
Representatives of the Center Party, Conservative People’s Party (EKRE) and Isamaa, negotiating a potential coalition for Estonia, agreed on Saturday that a separate border guard structure within the Police and Border Guard Board (PPA) would be cre...

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 14:35:03 +0200
Man yells antisemitic slurs at rabbi
Estonian Chief Rabbi Shmuel Kot was treated to a verbal attack on Saturday morning when a man being issued a fine by Tallinn Municipal Police (MUPO) yelled “What are you looking at, Jew!”, “Into the oven with you!” and other slurs at him.

Estonia Post Times

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 14:39:28 +0200
Potential coalition to have border guard structure inside PPA
Representatives of the Center Party, Conservative People’s Party (EKRE) and Isamaa, negotiating a potential coalition for Estonia, agreed on Saturday that a separate border guard structure within the Police and Border Guard Board (PPA) would be cre...

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 14:35:03 +0200
Man yells antisemitic slurs at rabbi
Estonian Chief Rabbi Shmuel Kot was treated to a verbal attack on Saturday morning when a man being issued a fine by Tallinn Municipal Police (MUPO) yelled “What are you looking at, Jew!”, “Into the oven with you!” and other slurs at him.

Europe

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 09:44:21 +0100
Why Europe is still fighting the war on terror
Despite major terror attacks diminishing in recent years, the threat is still there, experts tell Euronews.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 09:26:03 +0100
Further Brexit confusion as Speaker derails May's plan for a third "meaningful" vote
The UK Prime Minister's plan for a third so-called meaningful vote on her Brexit deal has been derailed by the speaker of the House of Commons. John Bercow said he would not allow Theresa May's motion to be put to parliament again if it looked 'subs...

Europe BBC

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 06:14:22 GMT
Dutch shooting: Utrecht police arrest suspect after three killed
Three people were killed and five injured in the shooting on a tram in Utrecht.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 00:28:06 GMT
Italy's La Scala opera house to return Saudi millions
Milan's famous La Scala scraps a partnership plan with Saudi Arabia after a public outcry.

Finland Today

Fri, 15 Mar 2019 16:17:35 +0000
The Slow History of Fathers Finally Getting Their Official Flag Day
Here's how Father's Day came to Finland. The post The Slow History of Fathers Finally Getting Their Official Flag Day appeared first on Finland Today.

Fri, 15 Mar 2019 14:36:22 +0000
Thousands of Finnish Kids Boycott Schools Across Country for a Friday Climate Strike
Thousands of Finnish kids walked out of their schools and protested outside of their local town halls, squares and in Helsinki in front of the Parliament Building, in a show of solidarity in the global strike on climate change. The post Thousands of ...

Finland Yle Uutiset

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 09:18:55 +0200
Tuesday's papers: University admission rates, Helsinki daycare expansion, and a strike in Oulu
Finland's papers look at university acceptance statistics, Helsinki's response to a projected jump in foreign-language residents and a two-day worker walkout.

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 16:32:30 +0200
Poll: Attitudes toward immigration becoming more positive
Opinion polls carried out over the past half-year reveal a split in views on immigration in Finland.

France 24 Live News

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 07:31:53 GMT
Dutch police search for motives of Utrecht shooter
Dutch authorities were searching Tuesday for the motive behind a gun attack on an Utrecht tram that killed three people a day earlier, with authorities saying they had not ruled out either personal or terror-related motivations.

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 17:29:06 GMT
'Yellow Vest' protests: French govt replaces Paris police chief after weekend violence
The French government sacked the top police official in Paris on Monday following another weekend of rioting in the capital during “yellow vest” protests which have put President Emmanuel Macron on the defensive.

France RFI

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:07:26 GMT
Thousands missing, dozens dead in Mozambique cyclone
More than a thousand people are feared to have died in a cyclone that smashed into Mozambique last week, while scores have been killed and more than 150 are missing in neighbouring Zimbabwe.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 07:46:32 GMT
Palestine and Jordan reject Israeli decision to close down part of Al Aqsa mosque
Jordan, the traditional custodian of the Al Aqsa Mosque, has rejected an Israeli court’s decision to close down a building within the Al Aqsa compound. Palestinian and Jordanian foreign ministries say that Israel has no jurisdiction over the mosque...

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, 15 Mar 2019 16:19:00 +0100
Chancellor Speculation: Merkel May Be in Office Longer Than You Think
Angela Merkel has led the current grand coalition government in Berlin for a year now. There has been considerable speculation recently that she may not last through her fourth term. But there is more to suggest she will remain in office than step do...

Tue, 12 Mar 2019 12:37:35 +0100
A Migration Nightmare: Why Germany's Deportation System Is Failing Everyone
As Germany tries to crack down on rejected asylum-seekers and criminal refugees, its civil servants are constrained by the limits of a dysfunctional system. Whether refugee, police officer or office clerk, almost everyone involved has something to c...

Germany European News

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 13:09:00 +0100
Brexit Delay: 'Why Would We Extend These Discussions?'
Any Article 50 extension delaying Britain's withdrawal from the EU would come with its own set of problems. There is plenty of disagreement among the remaining 27 EU member states on how long the delay should be.

Fri, 15 Mar 2019 23:32:00 +0100
Theresa May's Brexit Disaster: The Prime Minister of Humiliation
Despite facing one embarrassment after the other, British Prime Minister Theresa May continues to plow ahead, seemingly undeterred. It's becoming increasingly clear that she is the main impediment to solving the Brexit mess.

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

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 09:00:00 GMT
Canadian films, maple syrup and more!
To mark the “Month of the Francophonie”, the Embassy of Canada to Hungary in cooperation with the French Institute presents a one-day mini-retrospective featuring the most beloved movies of the well-known Canadian director Denys Arcand, on Saturd...

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:30:00 GMT
Grandhouse organizes Art Nouveau Walk
Grandhouse International Club is organizing an “Art Nouveau Walk” through Budapest on Saturday, March 23, starting at 10 a.m.  The guided walk is for a maximum 20 participants, plus family and guests.

Iceland Monitor

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 15:59:00 +0000
Photos: Iceland strikes for the climate
On Friday, students and other members of the public went on a climate strike for the third consecutive time. The turn out on Friday was the largest yet.

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 12:17:29 +0000
Strike action planned for Friday
Three sets of strikes have now been voted on: Firstly among workers in hotels, secondly among bus company workers, and thirdly among workers at Almenningsvagnar Kynnisferða, which services a part of the city bus routes of Strætó BS. All three w...

Iceland Review

Iceland Reykjavik Grapvine

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 12:38:56 +0000
Björk To Unleash Back Catalogue On Hot New Music Format
Icelandic alt-pop queen Björk is to re-release her considerable back catalogue on the hot new format of the moment. No,... The post Björk To Unleash Back Catalogue On Hot New Music Format appeared first on The Reykjavik Grapevine.

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 12:03:43 +0000
Music News: Bræðslan Festival, Pussy Riot At Secret Solstice, Sólveig Matthildur
The tiny rural music festival Bræðslan has announced the lineup for its 2019 edition. Located in the far-flung village of... The post Music News: Bræðslan Festival, Pussy Riot At Secret Solstice, Sólveig Matthildur appeared first on The Reykjavi...

Ireland Headlines

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:42:50 +0000
Books of condolence to open for disco tragedy victims
Books of condolence will open today in memory of three teenagers who died following reports of a crush outside a St Patrick's Day disco.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:46:55 +0000
Taoiseach meeting Tusk as Brexit deadline looms
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar will meet European Council President Donald Tusk in Dublin this morning with just ten days left before Brexit, but with no deal in sight.

Ireland IrishExaminer

Italy

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 09:10:00 +0100
Italian ship rescues migrants as Rome vows crackdown
An Italian charity ship rescued 49 migrants at sea off Libya Monday, prompting a fresh crackdown from Italian Interior Minister Matteo Salvini on ships which rescue migrants off the coast of north Africa and bring them to Italy.

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 16:03:09 +0100
La Scala to return over €3 million of Saudi money
Milan's La Scala will refund money it received from Saudi Arabia after anger over a deal which assured the country a place on the board, the world-famous opera house's president said on Monday.

Lithuania Delfi

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 10:56:09 +0200
Lithuanian organizations join forces to manage fintech risks
Nine Lithuanian entities agreed on Monday to cooperate in managing risks in the financial technology (fintech) sector as the country is increasing its presence as a regional fintech hub.

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 19:11:49 +0200
Lithuania makes its choice: odd unions raise some, side-line others
On Sunday night, the mayors of all sixty municipalities were revealed: a third of them were elected during the first round, with the rest in the second round. Of the sixty mayors, more than half were re-elected for another term.

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

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:16:54 +0000
MaltaPost new philatelic items to mark stamp exhibition in Italy
The Milanofil stamp fair is taking place this weekend in Italy and MaltaPost’s Philatelic Bureau will be participating...

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 23:03:04 +0000
Gozo College Sannat Primary receives funding for water conservation project
Gozo College Sannat Primary, is one of ten schools to be awarded funding totalling more than €10,000 for...

Malta Independent

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 09:45:00 +0100
Almost a year since ERA reviewed fuel station policy, and changes still nowhere to be seen
It’s been almost a year since the Environment and Resources Authority (ERA) had finalised its review of the fuel station policy, and over a year since the same authority had started the original review process, yet the Infrastructure Ministry h...

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 09:00:00 +0100
Maltese-American US presidential hopeful Buttigieg meets funding threshold for summer debates
Maltese-American US Presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg announced yesterday morning that he meets the funding threshold to participate in this summer's US presidential debates.The South Bend, Indiana, mayor said says he's received contributions from ...

Malta Today

Tue,19 Mar 2019 09:48:56 +0100
Over 4,000 students chose ethics over religion in 2018
Over half of these attend state schools, with the figure inceasing every year

Tue,19 Mar 2019 09:42:39 +0100
Coffee giant Costa Malta bids farewell to over 350,000 plastic straws
Costa Coffee will offer eco-friendly straw that is completely biodegradable and compostable

Times of Malta

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 10:00:00 +0100
Hibs battle past Floriana as Gżira Athleta stay top
Nothing changed at the top of the BOV Men’s League standings last weekend with Hibs notching a late win over Floriana in the top match to remain second in the standings alongside Starlites. The latter had the better of BUPA L...

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 09:55:00 +0100
Three isolated cases of measles reported
Public Health authorities are investigating three separate, unrelated, confirmed cases of measles, in the meantime taking necessary precautions to ensure that these cases remain isolated. In 2018, there were five imported cases...

Northern Ireland BBC

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 07:44:15 GMT
Cookstown hotel disco crush: Tributes paid to victims
Books of condolence are due to be opened to the teenagers who died in County Tyrone.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 06:40:50 GMT
Brexit: DUP influence 'incredibly unhealthy'
The SNP says it is wrong one party has more sway than the Scottish and Welsh Parliaments combined.

Norwegian Foreigner

The Nordic Page

Fri, 15 Mar 2019 09:40:28 +0100
Google Can Take You To The Fjords Of Norway. Virtually Possible

Fri, 15 Mar 2019 09:13:59 +0100
New Zealand Terrorist Had Contact with Breivik in Norway

Krakow Post

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 20:44:07 +0000
March of Remembrance memorializes Krakow’s Jewish ghettos
On Sunday, hundreds marched across Krakow's Podgórze in the annual Marsz Pamięci to mark the anniversary of the liquidation of the Jewish ghetto (Visited 1 times, 21 visits today) The post March of Remembrance memorializes Krakow’s Jewish ghe...

Sun, 17 Mar 2019 11:29:14 +0000
Young people march against climate change in Krakow
An estimated 350 people marched on Krakow's Main Square Friday as part of a global youth effort to draw attention to climate change and demand action on it (Visited 1 times, 8 visits today) The post Young people march against climate change in Krakow...

Poland

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:15:00 GMT
Polish firms eyeing German businesses: gov’t minister
A growing number of Polish companies are interested in taking over businesses in neighbouring Germany, a government minister in Warsaw has said.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:15:00 GMT
Football: Poland in training ahead of Euro 2020 qualifiers
Poland’s national football team has started a training camp ahead of this week’s Euro 2020 qualifiers against Austria and Latvia.

Poland Krakow

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 20:44:07 +0000
March of Remembrance memorializes Krakow’s Jewish ghettos
On Sunday, hundreds marched across Krakow's Podgórze in the annual Marsz Pamięci to mark the anniversary of the liquidation of the Jewish ghetto (Visited 1 times, 21 visits today) The post March of Remembrance memorializes Krakow’s Jewish ghe...

Sun, 17 Mar 2019 11:29:14 +0000
Young people march against climate change in Krakow
An estimated 350 people marched on Krakow's Main Square Friday as part of a global youth effort to draw attention to climate change and demand action on it (Visited 1 times, 8 visits today) The post Young people march against climate change in Krakow...

Radio Poland

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:15:00 GMT
Football: Poland in training ahead of Euro 2020 qualifiers
Poland’s national football team has started a training camp ahead of this week’s Euro 2020 qualifiers against Austria and Latvia.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:15:00 GMT
Polish firms eyeing German businesses: gov’t minister
A growing number of Polish companies are interested in taking over businesses in neighbouring Germany, a government minister in Warsaw has said.

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

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 09:26:10 +0200
MAE's Neculaescu - at FAC underscores importance of a visible and active committment of EU in Moldova
Secretary of State with the Foreign Affairs Ministry (MAE) Dan Neculaescu on Monday underscored at the Foreign Affairs Council (FAC) meeting in Brussels how important it is for the EU to continue with a visible and active commitment to the...

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:51:39 +0200
#Romania2019.eu/ForMin Melescanu: Romania exercises active role in monitoring negotiations on future Agreement regarding ACP-EU relations
Romania's Presidency at the EU Council endorses, under the motto "Cohesion, a common European value," the stimulation of political cohesion by promoting the principles which unite the member states - solidarity, equal opp...

Romania Insider

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 06:04:26 GMT
Climate change: Water shortages in England 'within 25 years'
Wasting water should be as taboo as blowing smoke in a baby's face, says Environment Agency boss.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 07:15:50 GMT
Brexit: Theresa May to discuss next steps after Bercow ruling
The PM will meet her cabinet after the speaker rules out a meaningful vote without further changes.

Romanian National News Agency

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 09:26:10 +0200
MAE's Neculaescu - at FAC underscores importance of a visible and active committment of EU in Moldova
Secretary of State with the Foreign Affairs Ministry (MAE) Dan Neculaescu on Monday underscored at the Foreign Affairs Council (FAC) meeting in Brussels how important it is for the EU to continue with a visible and active commitment to the...

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:51:39 +0200
#Romania2019.eu/ForMin Melescanu: Romania exercises active role in monitoring negotiations on future Agreement regarding ACP-EU relations
Romania's Presidency at the EU Council endorses, under the motto "Cohesion, a common European value," the stimulation of political cohesion by promoting the principles which unite the member states - solidarity, equal opp...

Pravda Russian News

Tue, 05 Mar 2019 16:30:00 +0300
Russian nuclear missiles to have all European countries in their crosshairs
Russia will be forced to deploy its missiles to cover the entire territory of Europe if US missiles are deployed on the European continent, Russian Ambassador to the US Anatoly Antonov said.Antonov explained that the Kremlin was concerned about the p...

Thu, 28 Feb 2019 17:08:00 +0300
Kremlin scoffs at USA's attempts to dig for information about Putin's property
US congressmen want US intelligence services to provide data about income and property of Russian President Vladimir Putin. Elise Stefanik, a member of the House of Representatives, and her colleague Val Demings prepared a draft law entitled "The Vla...

Pravda World News

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 19:10:00 +0300
World's Leading Human Rights Abuser USA
World's Leading Human Rights Abuser USA   The State Department publishes human rights reports for over 190 countries annually. Omitted is the appalling record of the world's leading human rights abuser on a global scale - the USA.

Tue, 12 Mar 2019 13:09:00 +0300
Desperate Netanyahu May Have Another War in Mind to Retain Power
Netanyahu faces a double threat - possible defeat at the polls in April and/or conviction and imprisonment on charges of bribery, breach of trust and fraud. Strong evidence may take him down.  He’ll be formally indicted by Attorney General  Avich...

RT

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:41:00 +0000
Dutch police arrest 3rd suspect over tram shooting in Utrecht
Read Full Article at RT.com

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:31:23 +0000
Pakistan’s shipping sector to get $2 billion investment boost from Singapore-based firm
Singapore shipbuilding and marine service firm Global Radiance Group has announced plans to invest around $2 billion in the Pakistani shipbuilding industry, the group chairman and managing director Abdul Lateef Siddiqui said. Read Full ...

Scotland BBC

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 00:16:15 GMT
NHS infection and safety inquiry begins at Holyrood
MSPs are investigating all healthcare facilities in Scotland following several deaths related to infection outbreaks.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 00:18:10 GMT
Facial recognition tool 'could help boost pigs' wellbeing'
Scientists hope to work out from a pig's expression whether the animal is content or distressed.

Scotland Herald

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:26:22 +0000
Theresa May is 'shortchanging Scots' with DUP deal says Nicola Sturgeon
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has written to Prime Minister Theresa May to raise her concerns over the role of the devolved administrations during the Brexit talks.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 07:49:12 +0000
'Brexit destroyer': What the papers say after John Bercow rules out third vote on Theresa May's deal
John Bercow comes under close scrutiny in the national newspapers as they give their views on his ruling over another vote on Theresa May's Brexit deal.

Serbia News

Slovak Spectator

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 09:52:40 +0100
Blog: Organisations have difficulty finding qualified foreign language workers
The Elite Language Center recently conducted an online survey to learn more about foreign language use for business purposes in Slovakia.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 06:30:00 +0100
Why should companies and NGOs help schools?
School graduates often do not meet the latest labour market requirements.

Slovakia News

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 13:20:02 +0000
Joseph Balaz: From fleeing communist Czechoslovakia as a student to working for global celebrities in New York
Joseph Balaz is president of the Bohemian Benevolent and Literary Association, which brings together the leading Czech organisations in New York. But Balaz’s main activity is running a successful construction firm that brings him into contact with ...

Sun, 17 Mar 2019 13:20:01 +0000
Daily news summary 17.3.2019
Slovak runoff pair welcomed, Krumlov bus charges, 80 years of driving on right Published: Sunday, March 17, 2019Full story: Radio Prague

Slovakia Spectator

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 09:52:40 +0100
Blog: Organisations have difficulty finding qualified foreign language workers
The Elite Language Center recently conducted an online survey to learn more about foreign language use for business purposes in Slovakia.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 06:30:00 +0100
Why should companies and NGOs help schools?
School graduates often do not meet the latest labour market requirements.

Slovenia Times

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 09:39:24 +0100
Political Overview
Pahor tells Sky News EU short delay of Brexit possible; Šarec accepts Leben's resignation as environment minister; Interior Minister Poklukar attends Brdo-Brijuni Process conference

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 09:22:01 +0100
Foreign investors on the Slovenian investment environment
Some of the more prominent foreign investors offer their thoughts on the Slovenian investment environment.

El Pais (sp)

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 09:04:39 +0100
Los nuevos líderes exhiben su poder con el control total de las listas
Pedro Sánchez y Pablo Casado han acabado con cualquier atisbo de crítica interna en el PSOE y el PP exhibiendo su poder en la renovación de las candidaturas

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 09:35:58 +0100
La dirección de Vox ordenó camuflar donaciones de empresarios al partido
Ex altos cargos de la formación de Abascal revelan que se les dijo que recaudaran dinero opaco

Euro Weekly

Think Spain

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:03:59 +0200
Spaniards in Utrecht describe post-attack lock-ins
SPANIARDS based in Utrecht have recounted their experiences of the terrorist attack, revealing that they were ordered to stay indoors under lock and key until further notice. Geology student Andrea Cuesta said sirens and ...

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 17:02:05 +0200
Bristol boy missing after Spanish father's access visit
POLICE in Spain are working with British authorities to trace an eight-year-old boy believed to have been abducted by his father, who is originally from Puente Genil (Córdoba province). The child, Angelo ...

Swiss Info

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 19:54:00 GMT
Parliament sets conditions on further EU payments
Switzerland should only make another billion-franc “cohesion” payment to the European Union if the EU doesn’t discriminate against Switzerland, parliament has agreed.  The House of Representatives on Monday approved the CHF1.3 billion ($1.3 b...

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 13:26:00 GMT
Swiss to vote on animal experiment ban
Campaigners have filed 124,000 signatures from Swiss citizens in favour of a ban on animal and human experimentation. The initiative, presented in Bern on Monday, aims to ban all experiments on animals and people as well as the import of products fo...

Turkey

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 06:39:00 Z
Turkey blasts Europe’s ‘silence’ on New Zealand terror attacks
Turkey’s president on March 18 blasted European countries for being silent in the face of last week’s terror attacks on two mosques in New Zealand, killing or injuring some 100 people.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 07:43:00 Z
US working closely with Turkey in Syria: Defense chief
Top defense officials from the U.S. and France discussed a host of issues on March 18, including operations in Syria.

Turkey Istanbul

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 17:38:21 +0200
Huge fire engulfs Istanbul factory
A fire that broke out in an Istanbul factory in the early hours on Monday was still blazing when Daily Sabah went to print with firefighters struggling to bring the flames under control.The cause of the...Click To Continue

Tue, 12 Mar 2019 10:39:32 +0200
Connecting Istanbul's east and west, Marmaray suburban rail fully opens
Seen as the backbone connection that will join the transportation systems of Istanbul and provide significant relief to traffic, the 63-kilometer link in the 76.6-kilometer Gebze-Halkalı railway has officially...Click To Continue

Turkey Nation

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 19:30:11 +0200
Radio channel starts bilingual broadcasts in Turkish, Kurdish in Hakkari’s Çukurca district
A new radio channel established in the Çukurca district of southeastern Hakkari province along the Iraqi border has officially started broadcasting in Turkish and Kurdish. The channel, established by...Click To Continue

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 17:38:21 +0200
Huge fire engulfs Istanbul factory
A fire that broke out in an Istanbul factory in the early hours on Monday was still blazing when Daily Sabah went to print with firefighters struggling to bring the flames under control.The cause of the...Click To Continue

World Bulletin

4 News


Number of children with parent in prison under-estimated, says report
According to a report being released tomorrow, the number of children with a parent in prison has been hugely under-estimated.


Three teenagers die at St Patrick’s Day party in Co Tyrone
Two 17-year-olds and a 16-year-old died, while another 16-year-old girl remains in hospital.

Daily Mail

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:51:07 GMT
Andrew Pierce takes a look at Speaker John Bercow's list of many indiscretions
Commons Speaker John Bercow ruled Mrs May's Brexit deal cannot come before parliament again. Andrew Pierce takes a look at his many past indiscretions including THAT sticker (pictured).

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:42:06 GMT
Five of the best ‘Healthy’ chips
One option is Mash Direct's Carrot and Parsnip fries. A portion is one of your five-a-day. Parsnips and carrots have a high sugar content, but this is outweighed by their nutritional benefits.

Daily Star

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0000
Baby boy 'sexually abused by parents so badly he is fitted with artificial anus'
A BABY boy was abused so badly he had to be fitted with an artificial anus, it is alleged.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0000
Man Utd star Paul Scholes’ son beat up drunk ex-school pal in unprovoked attack
THE SON of Manchester United legend Paul Scholes has been found guilty of attacking an ex-school friend at a pub.

Sky News

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 00:05:00 +0000
Deep Ocean Live: Tonnes of plastic threaten wildlife on coral atoll
Scientists have estimated that there could be 1000 tonnes of plastic washed up on the remote coral atoll of Aldabra.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:11:00 +0000
PM gathers ministers in face of 'constitutional crisis'
Brexit Secretary Stephen Barclay has played down the prospect of asking the Queen to shut down parliament after the government was plunged into a "major constitutional crisis".

UK BBC

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 06:04:26 GMT
Climate change: Water shortages in England 'within 25 years'
Wasting water should be as taboo as blowing smoke in a baby's face, says Environment Agency boss.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 07:15:50 GMT
Brexit: Theresa May to discuss next steps after Bercow ruling
The PM will meet her cabinet after the speaker rules out a meaningful vote without further changes.

UK Daily Express

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 05:30:00 +0000
Andrea Jenkyns WARNING to MPs: Public ‘waking up to fact their vote counts for NOTHING’
BREXITEER Andrea Jenkyns has blasted Parliament, claiming the public “are waking up to the fact their vote counts for nothing”.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 00:04:00 +0000
Brexit BETRAYAL: Civil Service rife with ‘anglophobia’ seeks to KILL Brexit says insider
THE Civil Service is trying to sink Brexit according to an anonymous source working within the heart of Government.

UK Independent

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 15:23:00 +0000
Facebook allows far-right group Britain First to set up new pages and buy adverts despite vow to combat extremism
Paul Golding used page to spread conspiracy theory over New Zealand terror attack

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 17:00:00 +0000
Trump: UK government condemns president's 'completely false' suggestion Britain invented Russia's 2016 election meddling
Exclusive: US leader's peddling of conspiracy theory met with blunt response by Foreign Office

UK Telegraph

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 17:35:21 GMT
Man arrested on suspicion of 'far Right' terror attack named

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 07:30:27 GMT
Brenton Tarrant: The 'ordinary white man' turned mass murderer

UK Times

Hinckley Times

Gazette News

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 07:24:02 +0000
Teenager charged with making malicious communications to a Colchester mosque
A TEENAGER was due to appear at court today charged with making malicious communications at a mosque.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 06:00:00 +0000
Colchester's homeless bus is almost ready...but it needs volunteers
VOLUNTEERS are needed to man Colchester's new homeless bus as it prepares to finally hit the road in the coming weeks.

Watford Observer

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 07:04:04 +0000
Morning Update: Get to work quickly and stress free
Traffic

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 06:00:00 +0000
Council shut down house for antisocial behaviour
Reports of antisocial behaviour at a house has forced police and the council to close it down.

East London and West Essex Guardian

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:00:00 +0000
Calls for organ donation classes after low rate of ethnic minority donors comes to light
School children could soon have organ donation classes after the shockingly low rate of ethnic minority donors came to light.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:00:00 +0000
Air ambulance will carry blood for immediate use
An air ambulance service will start carrying blood so it can begin saving people before they go to hospital.

Get West London

Get West london

Harrow Times

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:00:00 +0000
Calls for organ donation classes after low rate of ethnic minority donors comes to light
School children could soon have organ donation classes after the shockingly low rate of ethnic minority donors came to light.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 07:04:04 +0000
Morning Update: Get to work quickly and stress free
Traffic

Richmond and Twickenham Times

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 07:44:05 +0000
Footballer backs charity campaign to fight stigma around men asking for help
The Samaritans have set up a new campaign to continue battling the stigma around men seeking help.

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 20:01:22 +0000
GALLERY: These are the 37 wanted faces that will be plastered all around London in police crackdown
The Met Police is appealing to members of the public for any information relating to more than three dozen individuals, the majority of whom are linked to violent moped-enabled crimes, street robberies, burglary and violation of release conditions...

This Is Local London

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:00:00 +0000
Calls for organ donation classes after low rate of ethnic minority donors comes to light
School children could soon have organ donation classes after the shockingly low rate of ethnic minority donors came to light.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:00:00 +0000
Calls for organ donation classes after low rate of ethnic minority donors comes to light
School children could soon have organ donation classes after the shockingly low rate of ethnic minority donors came to light.

Tottenham Independent

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 07:04:04 +0000
Morning Update: Get to work quickly and stress free
Traffic

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 17:08:47 +0000
Cool temperatures and minor traffic delays reported tonight
Good evening everyone, hope your Monday has been as sunny as today, here is your evening travel update:

Wandsworth Guardian

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 07:44:05 +0000
Footballer backs charity campaign to fight stigma around men asking for help
The Samaritans have set up a new campaign to continue battling the stigma around men seeking help.

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 20:01:22 +0000
GALLERY: These are the 37 wanted faces that will be plastered all around London in police crackdown
The Met Police is appealing to members of the public for any information relating to more than three dozen individuals, the majority of whom are linked to violent moped-enabled crimes, street robberies, burglary and violation of release conditions...

Your Local Guardian

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 07:44:05 +0000
Footballer backs charity campaign to fight stigma around men asking for help
The Samaritans have set up a new campaign to continue battling the stigma around men seeking help.

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 20:01:22 +0000
GALLERY: These are the 37 wanted faces that will be plastered all around London in police crackdown
The Met Police is appealing to members of the public for any information relating to more than three dozen individuals, the majority of whom are linked to violent moped-enabled crimes, street robberies, burglary and violation of release conditions...

Chronicle Live

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 07:47:50 +0000
Another three planning applications are due to be decided by councillors in Northumberland
The three planning applications are all due for decisions as part of a busy agenda at Thursday's (March 21) meeting of the North Northumberland Local Area Council

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 07:39:27 +0000
The south now has its very own answer to the Angel of the North as huge bronze sculpture is unveiled
Messenger, created by Gateshead-based sculptor Joseph Hillier, will stand outside Theatre Royal Plymouth in Devon

Gazette Live

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 20:26:42 +0000
Flying cars and robot waiters in children's views of the future
Kids were asked to predict what they thought life would be like in 2219

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 18:56:04 +0000
Dog walker claims she was subjected to 'verbal abuse' after wandering onto golf course
Paula Wheatley claims a staff member of Cleveland Golf Course 'shouted' at her when she accidentally wandered onto the course

Liverpool Echo

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 22:53:15 +0000
Channel 5 viewers disgusted by man who calls himself the 'Compare the Market' of sex workers on new documentary
On the site, men rate and review sex workers out of five

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 22:14:31 +0000
Seven men charged after teen rugby player left with a bleed on the brain
Joe Sharratt suffered serious head injuries after a brawl broke out outside a nightclub

Macclesfield Express

Northwich Guardian

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 06:30:00 +0000
Songs from the shows promise a night of fun and entertainment
AN enthralling evening of live musical theatre and a two course meal are being served to raise funds for a long established community drama group.

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 12:00:00 +0000
How rowing has helped teenager's recovery from cancer
Northwich sculler tells sports writer Andrew Simpson about how support from friends in sport has made her feel

Anphoblacht

Sat, 16 Mar 2019 09:28:32 +0000
Mary Lou McDonald speaks to the Foreign Relations Committee of the New York Bar Association
Speaking last night to the Foreign Relations Committee ofthe New York Bar Association, Sinn Féin President Mary Lou McDonald TD gave thefollowing speech. The impactof Brexit on rights When I was invited to take part in a Brexit Questions andAnsw...

Sun, 10 Mar 2019 16:16:56 +0000
British policy is blocking truth for victims of state violence – Declan Kearney
Writing in his latest blog, Sinn Féin National Chairperson Declan Kearney said British government must accept its responsibility as a protagonist in the conflict, comply with the Good Friday Agreement and end its block on the legacy mechanisms agree...

Impartial Reporter

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 15:20:54 +0000
VIDEO: Corrigan delighted as St Michael's secure MacRory Cup
A delighted Dom Corrigan gives his thoughts on St Michael's 0-16 to 2-06 win over Omagh CBS in the MacRory Cup final today in Armagh.

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 15:11:44 +0000
Impressive St. Michael's win MacRory Cup for seventh time
St. Michael’s 0-16 Omagh CBS 2-06 St. Michael’s College deservedly won the MacRory Cup for a seventh time with a superb display in Armagh to defeat Omagh CBS by a scoreline of 0-16 to 2-06.

Evening Telegraph

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:54:05 +0000
Ferry crash at Scottish pier causes damage and disruption
A ferry crash at a Scottish island port has caused a Caledonian MacBrayne (CalMac) vessel to be removed from service.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 06:05:55 +0000
Dundee businessman has VAT avoidance case delayed
A businessman accused of avoiding paying more than £18,000 in VAT had his trial delayed

Herald Scotland

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 23:14:04 +0000
'We are f*****': Report reveals impact of Brexit on rural Scotland
Scots living in some of the country’s most remote areas are bracing themselves for a 21st century Highland Clearances, amid fears over plummeting funds and the devastating impact of depopulation.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 07:49:12 +0000
'Brexit destroyer': What the papers say after John Bercow rules out third vote on Theresa May's deal
John Bercow comes under close scrutiny in the national newspapers as they give their views on his ruling over another vote on Theresa May's Brexit deal.

Inverness Courier

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:13:00 GMT
Food showcase to be supplier’s biggest yet
A MAJOR food and drink supplier’s biggest-ever trade showcase is expected to bring hundreds of north business owners and chefs flocking to Inverness.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 06:30:00 GMT
Lifetime achievement award for HIE boss
HIGHLANDS and Islands Enterprise chairman Professor Lorne Crerar will receive the Scottish Legal Awards lifetime achievement award this week.

Andover Advertiser

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 15:01:33 +0000
School takes runners-up spot in national tournament
YOUNG footballers have just missed out on being named the best in the country in a five-a-side tournament, but came home with their heads held high.

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 13:31:05 +0000
Call to arms for first aid volunteers looking to learn new skills
ST JOHN Ambulance is offering free first aid demonstrations to north Hampshire residents as part of a fresh recruitment drive.

Basingstoke Gazette

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:30:00 +0000
Calls for key document to be finalised BEFORE 1,000 homes golf club plan submitted
A CLASH looks set to loom over a bid to build at least 1,000 new homes on the site of a golf club.

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 15:00:13 +0000
Family share their emotional story on National Trisomy 18 Awareness Day
A FAMILY is today wearing light blue to honour their son on a national awareness day.

Borehamwood Times

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 07:04:04 +0000
Morning Update: Get to work quickly and stress free
Traffic

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 19:40:00 +0000
Young mum unsure if she’ll ever fully recover from ‘petrifying’ hit-and-run
A 26-year-old mother had to fight back the tears as she told the court about the life-changing impact a hit-and-run has had on her.

Bucks Free Press

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 09:35:05 +0000
BREAKING: Latest news, traffic and weather updates near you

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 12:30:09 +0000
Investigation launched after body found on railway track
An investigation is underway after a person was found dead near Marlow railway station this morning.

Epsom Guardian

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 07:44:05 +0000
Footballer backs charity campaign to fight stigma around men asking for help
The Samaritans have set up a new campaign to continue battling the stigma around men seeking help.

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 20:01:22 +0000
GALLERY: These are the 37 wanted faces that will be plastered all around London in police crackdown
The Met Police is appealing to members of the public for any information relating to more than three dozen individuals, the majority of whom are linked to violent moped-enabled crimes, street robberies, burglary and violation of release conditions...

St Albans Review

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 07:04:04 +0000
Morning Update: Get to work quickly and stress free
Traffic

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 17:08:47 +0000
Cool temperatures and minor traffic delays reported tonight
Good evening everyone, hope your Monday has been as sunny as today, here is your evening travel update:

The Argus

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:30:00 +0000
Woman pulled from water after midnight sea rescue
A WOMAN was pulled from the water and rushed to hospital after a midnight sea rescue.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 05:13:05 +0000
30,000 Albion fans are heading to Wembley... on rail replacement buses
TRAIN chaos is set to wreak havoc on Albion’s big day out.

Bournemouth Echo

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 05:13:56 +0000
Flare is fired and staff are 'attacked' after Newcastle fans 'kick off' during Bournemouth game
A FLARE was let off and frightened staff were attacked when Newcastle United fans "kicked off" in a bar at the Vitality Stadium.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 07:30:00 +0000
Woman in her 80s dies and man is arrested after crash in Christchurch
A WOMAN in her 80s has died following a crash in Christchurch yesterday afternoon.

Bridgwater Mercury

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 06:00:00 +0000
Workshop restoring classic cars and helping vulnerable people
BRIDGWATER is home to a exciting new social enterprise giving vulnerable people the chance to learn skills and improve their health and wellbeing.

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 06:36:05 +0000
Property expert Sarah Beeny on why she's moving to Somerset
SARAH Beeny has said her move to the countryside was motivated by a longing for her sons to grow up in a "Swallows And Amazons childhood idyll".

Bridport News

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 04:00:00 +0000
'Please, for your own safety and the safety of your loved ones, stay well away': Coastguard's heartfelt plea to public after rockfall
'Please, for your own safety and the safety of your loved ones, stay well away from the cliff fall,' is the impassioned plea from the coastguard after a family was spotted recklessly posing for pictures on top of the remains of a huge rockfall.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 05:00:00 +0000
Our £5 million broadband boost - but we're behind next generation of fibre technology
Investment in broadband across Dorset since 2015 has created £5 million in benefits – according to a report.

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 10:24:29 +0000
Charity thanks church after coffee mornings raise £860 for hospital
THE Friends of Burnham War Memorial Hospital have thanked a local church after a series of coffee mornings raised more than £800 for the hospital.

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 06:36:03 +0000
Property expert Sarah Beeny on why she's moving to Somerset
SARAH Beeny has said her move to the countryside was motivated by a longing for her sons to grow up in a "Swallows And Amazons childhood idyll".

Chard and Ilminster News

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 06:00:00 +0000
Driver's ban after crashing into three cars while drunk and waking in hospital
A MAN who ploughed his car into three parked vehicles in Ilminster town centre before attempt to drive away was found to be more than two and half times the drink drive limit.

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 09:37:05 +0000
Man accused of attacking boy in school grounds after ball hit his car to stand trial
A CREWKERNE man accused of assaulting a 16-year-old boy inside the grounds of his school after he kicked a football at his car has been ordered to stand trial.

Western Daily Press

South Wales Argus

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 06:02:37 +0000
Three strikes Newport drug dealer to repay just £860
A THREE strikes Newport drug dealer jailed for seven years after making more than £13,000 selling heroin and crack cocaine was ordered to pay back £860.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 06:01:42 +0000
Community group clean up used needles three weekends in a row
MEMBERS of a Newport clean-up group have spoken of their frustration at needles being improperly disposed of on a regular basis.

Wales Online

Fri, 15 Mar 2019 22:26:34 +0000
The lovely message a well-wisher sent as he left flowers at a Welsh mosque after New Zealand terror attack
"I just wanted to let all Muslims in the community know that they are safe and very loved"

Fri, 15 Mar 2019 21:59:39 +0000
'I locked myself in the bathroom so my son wouldn't see me die'
Superfit father of two feared he was dying after suffering second heart attack in a week

Coventry Telegraph

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 20:26:42 +0000
Flying cars and robot waiters in children's views of the future
Kids were asked to predict what they thought life would be like in 2219

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 19:37:16 +0000
CCTV clue in Nuneaton railway station robbery
Police say one of the suspects had a 'bladed object'

Express and Star

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 06:05:00 +0000
Head in tribute to crash victim
Sanjay Singh and his younger brother Pawanveer died in the crash on Birmingham New Road last week.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 06:04:00 +0000
JAILED: Burglar preyed on the elderly
A burglar who preyed on vulnerable residents – including a cancer victim – stealing cash to feed his drug addiction has been jailed for three years.

BBC News Humberside

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 19:42:09 GMT
Maritime paintings restored for Hull Maritime Museum
Thirty maritime paintings from Hull have been chosen for restoration by a team of five experts.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 00:07:43 GMT
Emiliano Sala plane crash: Call to investigate more flights
A series of flights around the Cardiff City striker transfer should be investigated, says aviation body.

Bradford Telegraph and Argus

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 00:01:00 +0000
Man used screwdriver to sexually abuse woman, court told
A ‘VIOLENT and controlling’ man raped a woman and sexually abused her with a screwdriver after giving her 50 black eyes during almost daily violence, a jury heard.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 07:23:47 +0000
Raiders hit Queensbury Co-op store
THE Queensbury Co-op is understood to have been hit by robbers in a raid last night.

York Press

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 04:00:00 +0000
'I could die because NHS won't fund cancer drug'
A YORK cancer patient says he could die because the NHS refuses to fund immunotherapy treatment which he can prove tackles his illness.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 05:00:00 +0000
Housing plan on York school playing fields set for go-ahead
PLANS for 12 homes to be built in the grounds of a top York independent school are set to be given the go-ahead.

Ukraine News

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:52:38 +0000
UkrInform: NSDC deputy secretary – Full reform of Ukroboronprom to take 6 months
Deputy Secretary of the National Security and Defense Council (NSDC) Serhiy Kryvonos has said that six months are needed to fully reform State Concern Ukroboronprom, which includes more than 130 state-owned enterprises of the military-industrial comp...

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:39:54 +0000
UNIAN: EP Committee approves gas directive to be applied including to Nord Stream 2
The European Parliament’s Committee on Industry, Research and Energy (ITRE) on March 18, endorsed draft amendments to the EU Gas Directive as regards the Nord Stream 2 pipeline project. Read more here. The post UNIAN: EP Committee approves gas ...

Unian News Agency

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 10:40:00 +0200
Czech intel reveals Russian hackers using IT company front: media
These companies got their equipment delivered by vehicles under Russian diplomatic cover.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 10:15:00 +0200
EP Committee approves gas directive to be applied including to Nord Stream 2
The next step is for the document to be passed at a plenary session of the European Parliament and Council of Europe.

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

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 08:54:40 GMT
How Millennials Used Humour and Creativity to Force Abdelalziz Bouteflika to Stand Aside
[The Conversation Africa] Nacima Ourahmoune, Kedge Business School

Wed, 13 Mar 2019 04:38:35 GMT
Protests Over Bouteflika Decision to Delay Elections
[Deutsche Welle] Though his decision not to seek a fifth term sparked celebrations, President Abdelaziz Bouteflika's move to delay elections has Algerians up in arms. Many want a quick transition after Bouteflika's 20-year rule.

Algerie Presse Service

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 19:45:47 +0100
Lamamra rassure depuis Rome les partenaires internationaux de l'Algérie
ROME - Le vice-Premier ministre, ministre des Affaires étrangères, Ramtane Lamamra, a eu un entretien, lundi à Rome, avec le président du Conseil des ministres italiens, Giuseppe Conte, durant lequel il a tenu à rassurer les partenaires internat...

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 19:31:00 +0100
Brahimi : pour un "dialogue structuré" afin de concrétiser le "changement souhaité"
ALGER - L'ancien ministre des Affaires étrangères, Lakhdar Brahimi, a plaidé lundi à Alger pour un "dialogue structuré" afin de concrétiser le "changement souhaité" et revendiqué lors des dernières marches populaires, estimant que "continuer...

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

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 09:09:09 GMT
Government Seeks to Close Trade Imbalance With Egypt
[Monitor] Kampala -In a move to reduce the glaring trade imbalance between Uganda and Egypt, a fact finding mission for a business delegation comprising potential investors from Egypt has been arranged by Trade Minister, Ms Amelia Kyambadde.

Wed, 13 Mar 2019 10:17:51 GMT
FVP Concludes Visit to Egypt
[SNA] Khartoum -The First Vice-President and Defense Minister, General, Awad Ibn Auf returned to Khartoum, this evening, concluding a one day-visit to the Arab Republic of Egypt.

Egyptian Streets

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

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 10:47:10
'I realized this was a killer': How the Christchurch mosque massacre unfolded
'I don't understand how anyone could do this to these people, to anyone': The 36 minutes that took the lives of 50 Muslims

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 10:28:14
Gantz says he won't join Netanyahu government after tape leaked
In a recording leaked on Monday, the Kahol Lavan leader didn't rule out sitting in a Netanyahu-led coalition, but now says remarks were made prior to details of the prime minister's draft indictment were released

Israel Debka

Jerusalem Post Headlines

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 05:35:54 GMT
IDF arrests 15 wanted Palestinians, seize illegal weapons

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 05:14:19 GMT
Soldier injured in Ariel terrorist attack out of mortal danger

Jerusalem Post Israel News

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:13:59 GMT
Tel Aviv is world’s '10th most expensive city'
Israel's commercial hub – home to approximately 430,000 residents – was ranked 28th just five years ago, based on a comparison of prices across 160 products and services.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 06:22:42 GMT
Eisenkot: Hezbollah was planning to infiltrate Israel with 5,000 troops
"Looking at my term as chief of staff three years back, there were many events in which escalation was a hair's breadth from happening," stressed Eisenkot.

Times of Israel

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:31:16 +0000
Iran denies joint raid with Turkey against Kurdish rebels
Military operation aimed at PKK bases near border shared by Turkey, Iraq and Iran

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:09:50 +0000
Alan Krueger, noted US economist who advised Obama and Clinton, dies at 58
Jewish Princeton professor and minimum-wage-proponent mourned by Obama as 'a fundamentally good and decent man'

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

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

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 19:28:20 +0000
Fixing roads, holding culprits accountable important: PM
‘Long and grueling’ maintenance process will begin in April KUWAIT: Government preparations to launch an overall grid plan with a focus on execution and maintenance of roads was the emphasis of a cabinet meeting that was headed by HH the Prime Mi...

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 19:25:08 +0000
Expat families in ‘residential areas’ safe
KUWAIT: Chairman of a governmental committee dealing with ‘bachelors’ living in private residential areas Ammar Al-Ammar said citizens renting their apartments in private ‘residential areas’ to expat families is not a problem ...

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

Thu, 07 Mar 2019 09:47:51 GMT
Police Crush Asylum Seekers' Protests
[CAJ News] Tripoli -AROUND 50 asylum seekers have been injured after police used excessive force against the individuals protesting against detention under horrible conditions in Libya.

Tue, 05 Mar 2019 09:08:35 GMT
North Darfur - Gang Caught Smuggling Sudanese Migrants to Libya
[Radio Dabanga] North Darfur -A gang of five men has been caught attempting to smuggle 39 Sudanese migrants, heading for the border of Libya through North Darfur.

Morocco

Mon, 11 Mar 2019 08:29:23 GMT
The Long Plod of Local Loop Unbundling or a Short, Sharp Dose of Private Sector Innovation?
[Balancing Act] London -With a few exceptions, Sub-Saharan Africa's broadband markets are stuck. No-one currently has the capital or the focus to create a low-cost, high capacity mass market broadband offer. Might local loop unbundling might be one a...

Thu, 07 Mar 2019 13:49:25 GMT
South Africa Agrees to Upgrade Morocco's Diplomatic Representation in Pretoria
[Daily Maverick] The imminent arrival of a new ambassador after a 15-year absence shows the Ramaphosa administration is putting pragmatism ahead of politics.

Morocco World News

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 21:00:13 +0000
Dutch Police Arrest Suspected of Utrecht Shooting
Rabat – Police in Utrecht announced the arrest of the suspect of the shooting, which took place in a tram on Monday morning. The attack, which is investigated as a possible act of terror, killed three people and injured five others. Police sai...

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 19:32:09 +0000
Should Royal Air Maroc Trust Boeing?
Washington D.C. – While watching news coverage of the accident, I could not help but to think of Lion Air crash in October 2018 off the Java Sea. You do not need to be an aerospace engineer to see the similarities between the two events. New a...

North Africa

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 08:54:40 GMT
Algeria: How Millennials Used Humour and Creativity to Force Abdelalziz Bouteflika to Stand Aside
[The Conversation Africa] Nacima Ourahmoune, Kedge Business School

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 09:09:09 GMT
Uganda: Government Seeks to Close Trade Imbalance With Egypt
[Monitor] Kampala -In a move to reduce the glaring trade imbalance between Uganda and Egypt, a fact finding mission for a business delegation comprising potential investors from Egypt has been arranged by Trade Minister, Ms Amelia Kyambadde.

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

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 05:16:41 +0000
Oman takes part in Arab meet in Tunis
The sultanate’s delegation to the meeting is being led by Sheikh Nassir bin Hilal al Ma’awali, chairman, SFAAI.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 05:16:06 +0000
Starcare to enter low-cost segment as Saha clinics
The motto of Saha clinics is ‘Health for All’ on the same lines as that of World Health Organization.

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

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 21:02:57 +0000
After Visiting Buhari In Abuja, Sanwo-Olu Addresses Collapse Of Buildings In Lagos
Babajide Sanwo-Olu, the Governor-elect of Lagos State, has revealed the reason he visited President Muhammadu Buhari at his office in Aso Rock, in the company of his deputy, Dr. Obafemi Hamzat. According to Sanwo-Olu, their mission in Abuja...

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 20:51:11 +0000
How Fumes From Newly-Bought Generator Killed Four Children In Bayelsa
Tragedy struck in Aghoro II community in Ekeremor Local Government Area of Bayelsa State, with the discovery of four lifeless bodies in the early hours of Saturday. According to residents of the area, the children inhaled the fumes expelled...

Sahara Reporters Latest News

Sun, 17 Mar 2019 21:05:07 +0000
Combatting Rogue Pastors and Commercialization in South Africa By Leo Igwe
The title of a local movie, the Fake Prophet, that was distributed in Nigeria as part of the campaign against child witchcraft accusation in the country, made me curious. Those behind this project had the best of intentions-...

Sun, 17 Mar 2019 20:56:41 +0000
A Giant Called Pius Adesanmi By SOS/Sonala Olumhense
Sonala Olumhense Syndicated Sonala Olumhense Syndicated I never met Pius Adesanmi, the remarkable Nigerian icon who died in the Ethiopia Airlines Boeing 737 Max crash last weekend. But we were part of an NVS editorial board for...

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

Tue, 12 Mar 2019 09:22:31 GMT
'Get Land From Your Husbands' - Tunisia Divided Over Equal Inheritance for Women
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Kasserine, Tunisia -Souad Gharsalli lives in a rented flat in the centre of Kasserine, in western Tunisia, baking and selling artisanal bread to make money. But she should be growing olive trees for a living, she says.

Wed, 06 Mar 2019 08:20:58 GMT
Etoile Shock Rangers in Enugu
[CAF] Hitherto high-flying Rangers were brought down to earth again following a 2-0 defeat to visiting Etoile du Sahel in a MatchDay 4 Group B tie at the Nnamdi Azikiwe Stadium Saturday in Enugu.

Western Sahara

Tue, 05 Mar 2019 10:48:31 GMT
President of Republic Hails Algeria's Steadfast Position Towards Sahrawi Issue
[SPS] Wilaya De Smara -The President of the Republic, Secretary-General of the Frente POLISARIO, Mr. Brahim Gali, praised on Wednesday the "firm" position of Algeria towards the Sahara issue.

Fri, 01 Mar 2019 09:07:49 GMT
Occupied Western Sahara - Amnesty Denounces Moroccan Repression Against Sahrawi People
[SPS] London; -Non-governmental organization Amnesty International denounced on Tuesday the pressure exerted by the authorities of the Moroccan occupation against peaceful demonstrations in the occupied Sahrawi cities.

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

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 04:00:00 EDT
5 things to watch for in the Liberal election budget today
With an election looming and the SNC-Lavalin scandal showing no signs of letting up, the Liberal government is expected to deliver a budget today that offers supports for seniors and skills training...

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 04:00:00 EDT
As Liberals slip in key demographics, they hope the budget can stop the bleeding
The stakes are higher than usual for an election year budget, as the Liberals' electoral fortunes take a turn for the worse.

Canadian World News

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 04:00:00 EDT
Despite Trump's view, white nationalism is a growing threat, data shows
The White House is again grappling with questions about white supremacy in the wake of last week's massacre in New Zealand, with U.S. President Donald Trump denying that white nationalism is a growing...

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 19:55:05 EDT
Pentagon sends Congress list of military projects that could be cut to fund Trump's wall
The U.S. Pentagon sent a 20-page list of military construction projects to Congress Monday as lawmakers tried to figure out which might be cut to pay for President Donald Trump's wall along the U.S.-...

Journal de Quebec (fr)

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 00:00:00 EDT
Legault doit rembourser les trop-perçus d’Hydro
Les Québécois demandent massivement à François Legault de rembourser les trop-perçus d’Hydro-Québec, comme il l’exigeait lui-même des libéraux lorsqu’il était dans l’opposition, révèle un sondage Léger.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 00:00:00 EDT
Le PLQ a réglé à l’amiable
Le Parti libéral du Québec a récemment réglé à l’amiable une poursuite de 12,2 millions $ intentée par un acheteur qui s’estimait lésé dans la vente du quartier général de la formation politique à Montréal.

Regina Leader-Post

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 06:03:52 +0000
Vanstone: Humboldt Broncos' home playoff opener was something to savou
On Monday night, the Humboldt Broncos played their first home playoff game since the team's April 6 bus tragedy.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 01:28:03 +0000
Mental health advocates hopeful but wary that budget will fill big gaps
As the province looks set to announce more funding for mental health in Wednesday's budget, advocates are warning that it will take a lot to please them in light of major challenges

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

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 01:15:04 -0700
In the news today, March 19
Four stories in the news for Tuesday, March 19———BUDGET SETS LIBERAL STAGE FOR FALL ELECTIONThe Trudeau government will attempt to set the stage for this fall's election — and provide some distraction from the SNC-Lavalin affair — with toda...

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 01:00:04 -0700
Budget to tout Liberal economic record, provide distraction from SNC furor
OTTAWA — The Trudeau government will attempt to set the stage for this fall's election — and provide some distraction from the SNC-Lavalin affair — with today's end-of-mandate budget touting the Liberals' economic record.The Liberal government'...

Toronto Star

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 20:06:48 EDT
He died trying to tackle the New Zealand mosque shooter. His Canadian niece remembers him as kind, humble
With Chand Gul’s personal connection to the tragedy, the wider Muslim community in Edmonton says it has strongly felt the pain in the aftermath of the Christchurch attack — and its members are pushing for more resources for deradicalization.

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 17:20:15 EDT
Susan Delacourt: Trudeau’s damage-control plan is aimed at Liberal MPs
Disaffected Liberals — and former minister Jody Wilson-Raybould in particular — are clearly the top-of-mind concern for the prime minister in the new repair effort he’s launched, Susan Delacourt writes.

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

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 01:59:10 +0000
Developer hopes to start $100M project for former GM Trim site this fall
London-based developer Farhi Holdings is hoping to have shovels in the ground this fall on a $100-million project that would transform the 60-acre former GM Trim site from an industrial wasteland into 387 homes, a hotel and commercial space. “I...

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 01:57:29 +0000
Residents assail plan to 'cut down paradise to put up a parking lot'
The proposed expansion of a Tecumseh Road auto sales lot will harm a beautiful little residential enclave, a group of Rossini Boulevard neighbours said Monday night. They signed a petition and showed up at a meeting of council’s development and...

Mexico El Norte (sp)

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 00:45:58 CDT
Va Morena con Barbosa en Puebla, otra vez
Miguel Barbosa repetirá como candidato de Morena en elección para Gobernador de Puebla, según resultados de encuesta interna.

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 22:06:17 CDT
Lanza Popocatépetl lava y ceniza
El volcán Popocatépetl lanza material incandescente y ceniza que se dispersa al noreste de Puebla; semáforo se mantiene en amarillo fase 2.

Mexico Informador (sp)

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 02:15:00 -0600
Gobierno no financiará a intelectuales: AMLO
Si los “conservadores” o “liberales” quieren tener a sus “ideólogos”, que ellos los financien o se financien ellos mismos, menciona a propósito del conflicto con Enrique Krauze 

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 01:50:00 -0600
Eligen a Barbosa como candidato de Morena en Puebla
Obtiene los mejores resultados en la cuesta para encabezar la coalición Juntos Haremos Historia en Puebla en la elección extraordinaria del próximo 2 de junio

Mexico Reforma (sp)

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 00:24:45 CDT
Va Morena con Barbosa en Puebla, otra vez
Miguel Barbosa repetirá como candidato de Morena en elección para Gobernador de Puebla, según resultados de encuesta interna.

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 22:06:17 CDT
Lanza Popocatépetl lava y ceniza
El volcán Popocatépetl lanzó material incandescente y ceniza que se dispersó al noreste de Puebla; semáforo se mantiene en amarillo fase 2.

Mexico Star

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 05:20:47 GMT
Latin America is World's Deadliest Route for Migrants
GENEVA - The International Organization for Migration reports Latin America has displaced previous record-holder, the Mediterranean Sea as the deadliest route for migrants in the world.Thous

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 05:20:38 GMT
Cubans Frustrated Over US Move to End 5-year Visitor Visas
HAVANA - The Trump administration's move to end five-year visitor visas for Cubans has left residents of the island angry and frustrated that it will be even harder to see their relatives, shop, or

Mexico Topix (usa)

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