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Africa Headlines

Sat, 14 Sep 2019 09:22:21 GMT
Africa: Kenya Joins Ghana and Malawi to Roll Out Landmark Malaria Vaccine
[Capital FM] Homa Bay -The World Health Organization (WHO) congratulates the Government of Kenya for launching the world's first malaria vaccine today in Homa Bay County, western Kenya.

Sat, 14 Sep 2019 11:09:18 GMT
South Africa: Chief Justice Calls for Credible Evidence of Corruption
[SAnews.gov.za] Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng has called on anyone with evidence of corruption against the Judiciary to come forward with that information.

Africa News

Africa News24

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 06:20:36 +0200
News24.com | Five killed in offensive on Rwandan warlord - DRC army
A total of five people were killed in the offensive that eliminated a Rwandan Hutu rebel leader in DRC who was wanted by the International Criminal Court for war crimes, the Congolese army says.

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 22:00:38 +0200
News24.com | Third Algerian protest figure detained within a week
An Algerian court has ordered the pre-trial detention of a leading figure in protests that have gripped Algeria for nearly seven months, one of his lawyers says.

Central Africa

Sat, 14 Sep 2019 12:45:07 GMT
Cameroon: Growing a Future Free of Terrorism - UN News Special Report From Cameroon
[UN News] When terrorists attacked and ransacked 30-year old Mamma Hamidou's village in the Far North region of Cameroon four years ago, she faced an impossible choice. Hand over her young daughter or risk that her husband be executed on the spot.

Sat, 14 Sep 2019 12:44:07 GMT
Cameroon: Opposition Leader Faces Death Penalty in Insurrection Trial
[RFI] Cameroon's main opposition leader, Maurice Kamto, has gone on trial in a military court in Yaoundé, along with 90 of his supporters. Kamto, who was the runner-up in last year's presidential election, is accused of insurrection and rebellion, a...

Benin

Fri, 06 Sep 2019 13:56:25 GMT
Press Freedom Fears After West Africa Leaks Reporter Convicted in Benin
[International Consortium of Investigative Journalists] A journalist who revealed offshore accounts and shell companies of a corporate titan and French trade representative has been fined and given a suspended jail sentence by a court in Benin, West ...

Thu, 22 Aug 2019 05:08:49 GMT
Thousands Stranded As Nigeria Suddenly Closes Seme Border
[Premium Times] A major border crossing between Nigeria and Benin Republic remained closed on Wednesday without formal notice, leaving thousands of people and vehicles stranded on both sides.

Botswana

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 08:42:34 GMT
Botswana to Deport Over 800 Namibian Refugees
[Namibian] OVER 850 Namibians who have been living as refugees in Botswana will be deported to Namibia after that country nullified their refugee status.

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 10:48:07 GMT
Masisi Comforts Zimbabwe
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -President Dr Mokgweetsi Masisi yesterday joined the world in mourning the passing of liberation icon and Zimbabwe's founding father, former president Robert Mugabe.

Burkina Faso

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 11:50:48 GMT
Buhari Jets Out to Burkina Faso On Saturday
[Vanguard] President Muhammadu Buhari is expected to leave Abuja on Saturday to attend the one-day Economic Community of West African States, ECOWAS, Heads of State and Government Extraordinary Summit on Counter-Terrorism, in Ouagadougou, Burkina Fas...

Wed, 11 Sep 2019 04:51:54 GMT
Threat of Famine Caused By Terrorism
[Deutsche Welle] As the death toll of jihadist attacks in Burkina Faso climbs, the UN and the Red Cross say nearly 300,000 people have been forced to flee their homes. Half a million people no longer have access to health care.

Burundi

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 07:58:36 GMT
Burundians in Tanzania See Closed Market as Step Toward Expulsion
[VOA] Burundian refugees living in the Nyarugusu camp in Tanzania are no longer allowed to conduct business in the camp, depriving them of their only source of livelihood. The ban comes as Tanzanian authorities plan to repatriate the refugees back to...

Wed, 11 Sep 2019 09:47:23 GMT
Burundi-Rwanda Trade Resumes, But Old Problems Stay
[East African] Formal trade between Kigali and Bujumbura is slowly picking up after a political spat in Burundi that led to violence disrupted the movement of goods and people between the two countries four years ago.

Cameroon

Sat, 14 Sep 2019 12:45:07 GMT
Growing a Future Free of Terrorism - UN News Special Report From Cameroon
[UN News] When terrorists attacked and ransacked 30-year old Mamma Hamidou's village in the Far North region of Cameroon four years ago, she faced an impossible choice. Hand over her young daughter or risk that her husband be executed on the spot.

Sat, 14 Sep 2019 12:44:07 GMT
Opposition Leader Faces Death Penalty in Insurrection Trial
[RFI] Cameroon's main opposition leader, Maurice Kamto, has gone on trial in a military court in Yaoundé, along with 90 of his supporters. Kamto, who was the runner-up in last year's presidential election, is accused of insurrection and rebellion, a...

Cape Verde

Wed, 04 Sep 2019 15:54:21 GMT
Cabo Verde Bets On Preparedness to Face Emergencies
[WHO] Cabo Verde began the process of conducting its Joint External Evaluation (JEE) to assess its capacity to implement the International Health Regulations (IHR - 2005). This exercise will enable the identification of good practices and opportuniti...

Tue, 27 Aug 2019 08:22:43 GMT
Google Doodle Pays Tribute to 'Barefoot Diva' Cesaria Evora
[allAfrica] Cape Town -Internet giant, Google, is celebrating what would have been the 78th birthday of Cape Verdean vocalist and recording artist, Cesária Évora.

Central African Republic

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 07:47:24 GMT
UN Eases Arms Embargo
[VOA] The U.N. Security Council voted unanimously Thursday to ease the arms embargo on the Central African Republic, where the government signed a peace deal with 14 armed groups.

Tue, 10 Sep 2019 05:32:54 GMT
UN Deputy Police Commissioner Visits Rwandan Peacekeepers in CAR
[New Times] The Deputy Police Commissioner for the UN Multidimensional Stabilization Mission in Central African Republic (MINUSCA), Brig. Gen. Ossama El Moghazy, on Sunday visited Rwandan peacekeepers in the capital Bangui.

Chad

Mon, 26 Aug 2019 10:28:06 GMT
Cameroon-Chad Cooperation - Convergence of Views for Better Relations
[Cameroon Tribune] Both parties at the end of the 23rd Grand Joint Commission which held in Yaounde recommended certain measures for improving bilateral ties between them.

Thu, 22 Aug 2019 15:17:19 GMT
João Lourenço Calls for Boost of Co-Operation With Chad
[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan Head of State, João Lourenço, on Thursday encouraged the Angolan and Chadian authorities to identify new areas to boost the bilateral co-operation.

Comoros

Wed, 04 Sep 2019 15:49:31 GMT
In This Comorian Community, an Ambulance Horn Is Music to One's Ears
[UNFPA] Who has not heard the horn of the Ouzioini ambulance? Up to five times a week, the vehicle ferries women and children some 50 kilometres from the rural Ouzioini District to the capital, Moroni, for urgent maternal and paediatric care.

Thu, 29 Aug 2019 12:38:15 GMT
Angola and Comoros Prepare Joint Commission
[ANGOP] Yokohama -Angola and the Comoros are to set up by December this year a Joint Commission with a view to facilitating the interchange between the two countries, announced on Thursday, in Yokohama, Japan, the Comorian president, Azali Assoumani.

Congo-Brazzaville

Wed, 04 Sep 2019 15:53:17 GMT
Congo's President to Sign Forest Initiative During Paris Visit
[RFI] The President of the Republic of Congo, Denis Sassou Nguesso, is expected to formally sign the international Central African Forest Initiative (CAFI) while on an official visit to the Elysée Palace with French President Emmanuel Macron.

Congo-Kinshasa

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 04:24:03 GMT
Time to Test Félix Tshisekedi's Vision for the Country
[ISS] The Democratic Republic of the Congo's (DRC) new government was finally sworn in last week. This was after eight months of drawn-out deliberations between former president Joseph Kabila's Front Commun pour le Congo (FCC) platform and new Presid...

Tue, 10 Sep 2019 05:15:12 GMT
Ebola Preparations Falter in War‑Weary South Sudan
[The New Humanitarian] Yambio/South Sudan -After vomiting blood and exhibiting fever - two of the virus's telltale symptoms - the teenager had come to the Ebola isolation ward here in Yambio, a South Sudanese town near the border with the Democratic ...

Djibouti

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 09:34:34 GMT
African Airlines Association Adds a Kenyan Airline and Three Others
[CIO] The African Airlines Association (AFRAA) has this year welcomed four new member airlines in Kenya, Djibouti, Senegal and Uganda.

Thu, 29 Aug 2019 15:32:43 GMT
Djibouti Beats About-Turn in UN Security Council Seat Race
[Nation] The Djiboutian government on Thursday appeared to rescind its earlier decision to respect the African Union's vote to endorse Kenya's candidature for the UN Security Council seat, signalling lack of faith in a process it took part in three t...

East Africa

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

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

East Africa

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

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

Equatorial Guinea

Thu, 05 Sep 2019 08:03:05 GMT
Govt Holds Journalists for 'Work They Shouldn't Have Done'
[VOA] Two journalists working for a private TV station in Equatorial Guinea are being held by police after they interviewed a suspended judge, sources told AFP on Wednesday.

Wed, 04 Sep 2019 15:57:44 GMT
Two Equatorial Guinean Journalists Held for the Past Eight Days
[RSF] Reporters Without Borders (RSF) calls for the release of two Equatorial Guinean TV journalists who were arrested eight days ago in Bata - the country's largest city and commercial capital - shortly after interviewing a recently-fired judge.

Eritrea

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 08:18:16 GMT
Geez New Year Celebrated Nationwide
[Shabait] Asmara -Kudus Yowhanes (Geez New Year) was celebrated nationwide today, 12 September in Zagir, Central region.

Wed, 11 Sep 2019 05:05:28 GMT
Eritrea Tops Watchlist of World's Most-Censored Countries
[IPS] United Nations -Eritrea has the world's highest levels of censorship and the most active government in jailing reporters and stifling newspapers, radio and television, a study by the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) watchdog says.

Ethiopia

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 09:50:59 GMT
Now You Can Buy WiFi on Ethiopian Airlines Flights
[CIO] Surfing the internet with seamless reliable connectivity has now become the new normal onboard Ethiopian Airlines flights thanks to the onboard WiFi internet connectivity the Airline introduced on its A350 fleet using the latest broadband satel...

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 15:53:07 GMT
Interpol Say Victims of Ethiopian Airlines Crash Successfully Identified
[East African] Six months after the Ethiopian Airlines crash that killed 157 people, families of victims of the crash may have closure after the International Criminal Police Organization on Thursday said it had helped identify all human remains.

Gabon

Fri, 06 Sep 2019 16:54:57 GMT
President Receives Message From Gabonese Counterpart
[ANGOP] Luanda -The President of the Republic, João Lourenço, received on Thursday, in Luanda, a message from his Gabonese counterpart, Ali Bongo, about the ongoing political reforms in the Economic Community of Central African States (ECCAS).

Wed, 04 Sep 2019 13:13:04 GMT
Fresh Questions Over Bongo's Fitness to Rule After UK Medical Trip
[RFI] Libreville has denied reports that President Ali Bongo Ondimba, who suffered a stroke last October while visiting Saudi Arabia, was in a London hospital in "worsening condition".

Ghana

Sat, 14 Sep 2019 09:22:21 GMT
Kenya Joins Ghana and Malawi to Roll Out Landmark Malaria Vaccine
[Capital FM] Homa Bay -The World Health Organization (WHO) congratulates the Government of Kenya for launching the world's first malaria vaccine today in Homa Bay County, western Kenya.

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 15:27:39 GMT
I Don't Need the EC to Help Me Win an Election - President Akufo-Addo
[Ghana Govt.] President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has emphasised the importance of strengthening the institutional capacity of Ghana's electoral body to deliver on the verdict of the people through a free, fair and transparent electoral process.

Guinea

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 06:07:56 GMT
Former Harambee Stars Coach Banned for Life in West African Nation
[Nairobi News] Former Harambee Stars coach Paul Put has been banned from ever coaching in Guinea in his lifetime.

Guinea Bissau

Wed, 11 Sep 2019 08:28:17 GMT
'All Efforts Must Be Made' to Ensure Peaceful Elections, Security Council Hears
[UN News] Since the inauguration of Guinea-Bissau's new Government in July, the political arena has been dominated by preparation for presidential elections, the assistant chief for UN peacekeeping operations in Africa told the Security Council on Tu...

Kenya

Sat, 14 Sep 2019 09:22:21 GMT
Kenya Joins Ghana and Malawi to Roll Out Landmark Malaria Vaccine
[Capital FM] Homa Bay -The World Health Organization (WHO) congratulates the Government of Kenya for launching the world's first malaria vaccine today in Homa Bay County, western Kenya.

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 16:03:34 GMT
Keep Your Dreadlocks, Rastafarianism Is a Religion
[East African] A Kenyan court has ordered schools not to expel students who keep dreadlocks.

Kenya Daily Nation

Kenya East African

Kenya Headlines

2019-09-20 00:00:00
Court gives woman Sh25.6m for hospital delivery gone bad
A woman who was paralysed on both legs after a caesarean delivery three years ago was yesterday awarded Sh25.6 million by a court.

2019-09-20 00:00:00
Jubilee MPs to back Raila man in Kibra

Kenya News

2019-09-20 11:45:29
Raila: xenophobic attacks in South Africa very shameful
Raila says attacks eroding gains to unite and develop the continent.

2019-09-20 10:17:16
Man charged in Kakamega with killing of three-year-old girl
Girl was playing with her peers when she was hit by a rock emanating from the explosion site 20 metres away.

Lesotho

Sat, 14 Sep 2019 07:54:01 GMT
End Is Nigh for Govt and Mathibeli Is Next PM - Mosisili
[Lesotho Times] THE government is tottering on the verge of collapse and Democratic Congress (DC) leader Mathibeli Mokhothu will triumph in the resultant elections, former prime minister and DC leader, Pakalitha Mosisili, has said.

Wed, 11 Sep 2019 07:26:49 GMT
Mahao Challenges Withdrawal of Thabane's Court Application
[Lesotho Times] High Court Judge Tseliso Monapathi will on Wednesday rule in a case in which Professor Nqosa Mahao and his "expelled" ABC colleagues want the court to throw out Prime Minister Thomas Thabane's withdrawal of his 5 July 2019 application...

Liberia

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 13:51:10 GMT
Missing Billions, Losing Patience - Liberia Probe Targets Former Officials
[African Arguments] Under pressure over the economy and corruption, President Weah has launched a controversial anti-graft investigation.

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 12:20:00 GMT
Weah Proposes Printing New Banknotes
[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -President George Weah has written the Legislature requesting the lawmakers to approve the printing of new Liberian banknotes in the tone of L$35 billion. The money, according to the President, will be infused into the econ...

Liberian Dialogue

Madagascar

Mon, 09 Sep 2019 04:27:28 GMT
Pope Francis Holds Mass for 1 Million People
[Deutsche Welle] The pontiff has urged the crowd to build history "in complete respect for the earth and its gifts." Around 1 million people gathered to hear Francis say mass in the Malagasy capital.

Fri, 06 Sep 2019 05:02:45 GMT
Madagascar Apologises to Red-Faced Safa After Bafana Snub
[News24Wire] Cape Town -The Malagasy Football Federation (FMF) has apologised to the South African Football Federation (SAFA) after declining their invitation to play in a friendly at Orlando Stadium this weekend.

Malawi

Sat, 14 Sep 2019 09:22:21 GMT
Kenya Joins Ghana and Malawi to Roll Out Landmark Malaria Vaccine
[Capital FM] Homa Bay -The World Health Organization (WHO) congratulates the Government of Kenya for launching the world's first malaria vaccine today in Homa Bay County, western Kenya.

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 16:44:03 GMT
Global Internet Security Provider Eset Trains ICTCT Malawi
[Nyasa Times] As part of global internet security specialists ESET's global drive to expand its footprints on the African continent and Malawi in particular, ESET East Africa engaged its longtime partner, Inspired Computer Technology Consultants (ICT...

Malawi Times

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 09:02:13 +0000
Preserving fashion
The fashion world is one of the fastest growing industries at the moment where every Jim and jack wants to have the best designs made by the best designers. The country has not been left out of this fashion fever where designers have been on their to...

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:59:03 +0000
The Spiritual Brothers in 10th anniversary celebration
Accappella group The Spiritual Brothers will on Sunday celebrate its 10th anniversary at Robin’s Park in Blantyre. It will be a busy Sunday, though, with activities at several venues. At Blantyre Cultural Centre (BCC), less than two kilometres from...

Mali

Tue, 03 Sep 2019 14:27:30 GMT
Help Ghana Avert Emerging Crises in Mali - -President Akufo-Addo Tells Malian Songhai
[Ghana Govt.] President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has asked the Songhai Community in Ghana to help the country avert the challenges in Mali and the Sahelian region.

Fri, 30 Aug 2019 04:53:35 GMT
New Role for Aminata Toure, German Green With African Roots
[Deutsche Welle] Aminata Toure, a German with Malian roots and the new deputy speaker of Schleswig-Holstein's state parliament, wants to do things differently in politics. She has called for transparency and expanding civic engagement.

Mauritania

Sun, 01 Sep 2019 08:58:19 GMT
Satellite Data Shows Hunger Looming in Senegal, Mauritania
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Dakar -The maps show large areas of barren pastures, which means animals will die, stripping owners of their sole source of food and income

Mauritius

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 16:22:10 GMT
Mauritius Compliant to Fatf Recommendations, States Minister Sesungkur
[Government of Mauritius] Mauritius remains a compliant, secure and safe business and investment destination, as highlighted by the Eastern and Southern Africa Anti-Money Laundering Group's (ESAAMLG) latest mutual evaluation report. In the document, ...

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 20:25:46 GMT
Chetan Ramchurn - "If We Judge Pravind Jugnauth Solely On The Debt Levels And Creation Of New Industries, He Has Failed"
[L'Express] With the loss of a number of members of the Mouvement Militant Mauricien (MMM) in the run up to the general election, Weekly speaks to Chetan Ramchurn, former president of the youth wing of the party, for his views. His astute observation...

Mozambique

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 15:38:10 GMT
Third Credit Suisse Banker Pleads Guilty
[AIM] Maputo -Surjan Singh, the third of the three former executives of Credit Suisse, charged by the US justice authorities in connection with the scandal of Mozambique's "hidden debts", has pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to commit money ...

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 15:45:39 GMT
Opposition Leader Momade Promises Job Opportunities for Youth
[AIM] Maputo -Ossufo Momade, the leader and presidential candidate of Mozambique's main opposition party, Renamo, on Thursday promised that a Renamo government would create job opportunities for young Mozambicans.

Namibia

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 15:00:19 GMT
Fix NBC, Remove Politicians
[Namibian] ALL NEWS MEDIA are in all sorts of trouble. Namibians should be worried.

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 14:24:32 GMT
Ex-Magistrate Sent to Prison On Corruption Charges
[Namibian] A FORMER magistrate found guilty on 16 charges of corruption and defeating or obstructing the course of justice was sent to prison for an effective period of two years at the end of her trial in the Windhoek High Court today.

Niger

Fri, 06 Sep 2019 08:00:01 GMT
South Africans and Others Take Stock Amid Violence
[VOA] South Africa has begun assessing the toll of the week's anti-immigrant violence, which, according to authorities, has claimed 10 lives, injured scores more, incited fear, hobbled business activity, and strained relations with other African coun...

Nigeria

Sat, 14 Sep 2019 10:35:44 GMT
'Islamic State' Group Attacks Three Borno Towns
[This Day] Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) fighters on Thursday, carried out deadly attacks on military formations and civilians in three towns in Borno State - Gubio, Gajiganna and Gajiram, killing six soldiers and a civilian militia lead...

Sat, 14 Sep 2019 10:27:53 GMT
Army Launches 20 'Super Camps' to Fight Boko Haram
[Leadership] TARKAA DAVID, in this report, dissects Army's super camp concept and quest to root out insurgents through tactical, trained and motivated troops.

Nigeria African Herald Express

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

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

Nigeria National Mirror

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

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

Nigeria Nigeria Sturvs News

Nigeria Sun News

Nigeria The Nation

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:56:00 +0000
Passion alone won’t make you succeed in music industry – Owens
The Chief Executive Officer, Money Making Machine Gang, MMMG, Mr Agbontan Godson Owens aka Owens Leo has disclosed that to excel in the music industry it requires more than passion. Speaking in a media chat, Owens said that money plays a key role in ...

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:38:02 +0000
Nigerians spent N1.2bn in cinemas for July, August
Nigerians spent over 1, 294, 602, 827 billion naira watching movies in the cinemas for July and August. News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the figures are according to data provided by the cinemas and compiled by the Cinema Exhibitors Associat...

Nigeria The Will

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:17:06 +0000
OPINION: MALLAM ABBA KYARI: APC’S MR FIX IT?
It’s not all the time that people who can fix things, especially in politics, show up on the radar. Sometimes people with such skill set and competency are like the meteor or comet that appears once in a life time. They are the likes of Karl Rove, ...

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:15:38 +0000
OPINION: AREGBESOLA AND THE CORRECTIONAL CENTRES
Oddities they say make the news. This time-honoured saying explains the recent reaction elicited when Rauf Aregbesola, upon assumption of office as the new Minister of Interior Affairs, declared that; he does not really know much about the operation...

Rwanda

Sat, 14 Sep 2019 08:21:17 GMT
'Genocide' Actor Rwasa Dead At 43
[East African] Rwanda's nascent film industry is mourning the death of Dennis Nsanzamahoro aka Rwasa, 43, a director and actor who appeared in a number of major films based on the Genocide against the Tutsis.

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 08:06:36 GMT
Some Wildlife Poachers Become Conservationists
[VOA] Some Rwandans who used to be wildlife poachers have turned into conservationists.

Sao Tome and Principe

Thu, 22 Aug 2019 15:17:31 GMT
São Tome Prime Minister in Angola
[ANGOP] Luanda -São Tome and Principe Prime Minister, Jorge Bom Jesus, is since early Thursday in Luanda, for an official visit aimed to strengthen cooperation and friendly ties between the two members of the Portuguese Speaking African Countries Co...

Senegal

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 15:37:26 GMT
Senegal to Get $22m Drought Pay-Out From AU Agency
[East African] Senegal will receive at least $22 million drought insurance compensation from continental firm, the African Risk Capacity Insurance Company (ARC).

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 09:34:34 GMT
African Airlines Association Adds a Kenyan Airline and Three Others
[CIO] The African Airlines Association (AFRAA) has this year welcomed four new member airlines in Kenya, Djibouti, Senegal and Uganda.

Seychelles

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 13:30:50 GMT
Seychelles, Blazing a Trail in Marine Conservation
[RFI] As the world grapples with the climate emergency, Seychelles is leading the way in marine conservation - ten years ahead of United Nations deadlines. A marine expedition into its deep waters has analysed a huge swathe of unchartered Indian Ocea...

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 10:55:19 GMT
2 Seychellois Artists Can Win a Trip to Art Exhibition in Venice
[Seychelles News Agency] Two Seychellois artists have the opportunity to visit and experience one of the world's most prestigious art exhibitions, as Seychelles' Creative Industries and National Events Agency (CINEA) is making paid trips available to...

Sierra Leone

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 14:58:34 GMT
Comprehensive 5-Year National Action Plan for Health Security in Compliance With International Health Regulations
[WHO] Sierra Leone launches a comprehensive five-year National Action Plan for Health Security in compliance with International Health Regulations.

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 10:13:57 GMT
Sierra Leone President's Bodyguards Attack Sports Journalists
[Ghanaian Times] FRANCESS Barnard, Esther Marie Samura, the two female sports journalists from Sierra Leone Broadcasting Corporation (SLBC) and Alimmamy Kamara, a freelance reporter were assaulted, manhandled and abused by the close protection bodygu...

Sierra Leone Patriotic Vanguard


Exam malpractices: President Bio announces tougher measures
His Excellency President Dr Julius Maada Bio has declared tougher measures to curb the increasing spate of examination malpractices when he addressed the opening of the new Comprehensive Primary School at No.9 community in Freetown. “Examination ...


London: Sierra Leone Arts and Culture Festival October 26
The annual Sierra Leone Arts & Culture festival (#SLACfest) is a renowned showcase, exhibition and cultural exchange, which attracted the attention of over 200 people last year (see photos). Now in its third edition, #SLACfest 2019 will be bigger a...

Sierra Leone Standard Times

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

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

Somalia

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 14:40:53 GMT
Somaliland's Quest to Defuse a Climate Timebomb
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] When Hawo Mohamed woke one morning to find about a dozen of her goats dead, she knew her life as a herder was coming to an end.

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 15:42:37 GMT
Kenya-Somalia Maritime Dispute Heads for World Court
[East African] The International Court of Justice on Wednesday announced closure date for the public hearings of the Kenya-Somalia maritime dispute.

South Africa AllAfrica

Sat, 14 Sep 2019 11:09:18 GMT
Chief Justice Calls for Credible Evidence of Corruption
[SAnews.gov.za] Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng has called on anyone with evidence of corruption against the Judiciary to come forward with that information.

Sat, 14 Sep 2019 11:00:44 GMT
Deputy Minister of Mineral Resources Bavelile Hlongwa Dies in Car Crash
[News24Wire] Deputy mineral resources and energy minister Bavelile Hlongwa died in a car crash on the N1 from Polokwane on Friday.

South Africa Business Day

South Africa Independent

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 18:02:00 GMT
Bheki Cele intervenes in violence plagued UniZulu protest
The protests follow the shooting of a student from the institution during a house robbery off campus

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 18:04:00 GMT
UKZN cancels memorial service for Bavelile Hlongwa
The UKZN has cancelled a planned memorial service for the late deputy minister of Mineral Resources, Bavelile Hlongwa.

South Africa Mail & Guardian

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 00:00:00 +0200
VBS bounty buys Floyd a Rover
The EFF leader admits he bought the vehicle but denies there was a link to the now defunct bank

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 00:00:00 +0200
What we do is important. Trust us
Given attacks against media and important questions being raised about our work, we need to be open about why we do what we do

South Africa News 24

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 10:58:35 +0200
News24.com | Glebelands witness denies involvement in murder
The KwaZulu-Natal High Court in Pietermaritzburg has postponed the case of eight men, accused of a spate of murders at the infamous Glebelands hostel in Umlazi in Durban, to March 2020.

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 10:53:10 +0200
News24.com | WATCH | 'I stand by her' - father of Amy'Leigh kidnapping accused
Riaan Botha, the father of Vanderbijlpark teacher Tharina Human, who is accused of orchestrating the kidnapping of 6-year-old Amy'Leigh de Jager, says he is proud of his daughter and he stands by her. Watch.

South Africa News 24

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 10:58:35 +0200
News24.com | Glebelands witness denies involvement in murder
The KwaZulu-Natal High Court in Pietermaritzburg has postponed the case of eight men, accused of a spate of murders at the infamous Glebelands hostel in Umlazi in Durban, to March 2020.

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 10:53:10 +0200
News24.com | WATCH | 'I stand by her' - father of Amy'Leigh kidnapping accused
Riaan Botha, the father of Vanderbijlpark teacher Tharina Human, who is accused of orchestrating the kidnapping of 6-year-old Amy'Leigh de Jager, says he is proud of his daughter and he stands by her. Watch.

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South Sudan

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 15:40:54 GMT
Only a Lasting Peace Guarantees Prosperity in South Sudan
[East African] September 12 marks one year since President Salva Kiir and opposition leader Riek Machar, along with other parties signed the revitalised peace agreement that set South Sudan on a path to reconciliation and stability.

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 04:58:41 GMT
Sudanese Prime Minister, South Sudan President Discuss Peace, Open Borders
[Radio Dabanga] Juba -Sudanese Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok arrived in the South Sudan capital of Juba today for meetings with the South Sudan President Salva Kiir, and to participate in negotiations (brokered by Kiir) with Sudan's armed movements.

South Sudan Nation

Sun, 15 Sep 2019 17:28:56 +0000
Dr. Machar’s Juba Visit to Kiir: A Negative Value & Machar must now Step down IO Leadership
By: Prof. Dr. Peter Adwok Nyaba, Ph.D., JUBA, Sept/15/2019, SSN; The arrival in Juba on 9th September 2019 of Dr. Riek Machar at the  head of a 69-man delegation, and his meetings with President Salva Kiir did nothing either to break the ice, as obs...

Sat, 07 Sep 2019 15:29:42 +0000
South Sudan, a Country at the Crossroads: Kiir must Go!
By: Laura Nunu (Lauranunu@gmail.com), Op-ed, SEP/07/2019, SSN; After five decades of war, suffering and instability, South Sudan seceded from Sudan on July 9th, 2011. But only after two years of independence, it’s plunged into civil war with it...

Southern Africa

Sat, 14 Sep 2019 09:22:21 GMT
Africa: Kenya Joins Ghana and Malawi to Roll Out Landmark Malaria Vaccine
[Capital FM] Homa Bay -The World Health Organization (WHO) congratulates the Government of Kenya for launching the world's first malaria vaccine today in Homa Bay County, western Kenya.

Sat, 14 Sep 2019 11:09:18 GMT
South Africa: Chief Justice Calls for Credible Evidence of Corruption
[SAnews.gov.za] Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng has called on anyone with evidence of corruption against the Judiciary to come forward with that information.

Sudan

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 04:58:41 GMT
Sudanese Prime Minister, South Sudan President Discuss Peace, Open Borders
[Radio Dabanga] Juba -Sudanese Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok arrived in the South Sudan capital of Juba today for meetings with the South Sudan President Salva Kiir, and to participate in negotiations (brokered by Kiir) with Sudan's armed movements.

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 08:23:19 GMT
Campaign for Release of Hilal, Followers At Sudan Justice Ministry
[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The families of the Revolutionary Awakening Council led by detainee Musa Hilal staged a protest in front of the Justice Ministry in Khartoum on Wednesday to demand the release of Hilal and his comrades who were arrested two ...

Swaziland

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 07:13:22 GMT
Eswatini to Replace Botswana At Cosafa Men's U-17 Championship
[SAFA] Eswatini will take their place in the field for the 2019 COSAFA Men's Under-17 Championship after Botswana withdrew from the competition that will be played in Malawi from October 11-20.

Wed, 21 Aug 2019 14:03:01 GMT
Swaziland College Principal Reveals Role Abortions Play in Lives of His Students
[Swazi Media] The principal of a teacher training college in Swaziland/eSwatini said at least 50 of his students had abortions in the space of a year.

Swaziland Times

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 08:56:00 +0200
POLITICIANS’ PAY CUTS SUSPENDED
MBABANE – Suspended till further notice! In a sudden turn of events, there will be no major cuts in the salary structure of the current politicians

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 08:52:00 +0200
IT WAS A WINDOW DRESSING EXERCISE – UNIONS
MBABANE – It was a window dressing exercise. This line best describes civil servants’ reaction to government suspending Circular No.3 of 2019. Public sector associations (PSAs)

Tanzania

Sat, 14 Sep 2019 07:58:10 GMT
Singing the Truth Can Be Dangerous
[East African] The just concluded Ongala Festival held in Bagamoyo, Tanzania, featured one of the country's most inspiring musicians, Vitali Maembe.

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 15:56:11 GMT
Authorities Seize Dried Butterflies, Guinea Fowl Feathers
[East African] Kenyan authorities Thursday seized 201 pieces of dried butterflies and 20 pieces of vulterine guinea fowl feathers at the Lunga Lunga border in coastal county Kwale.

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Gambia

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 09:19:15 GMT
Has Healing Taken Place At Faraba Banta?
[Foroyaa] A man walked into the offices of Foroyaa with crutches to explain his predicament. Mr Baboucarr Darboe visibly showed that he was in agony after bullets caused injuries and fracture to his legs which were treated in both Gambia and Senegal ...

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 09:19:11 GMT
Reason Has Prevailed Bail Granted to Killa Ace and Others
[Foroyaa] A constitution and its accompanying laws if rooted in safeguarding the liberty of the human person would not back indefinite detention without trial.

The Gambia Echo

Togo

Wed, 11 Sep 2019 14:07:34 GMT
IMF Staff Completes Review Mission to Togo
[Togonews] An International Monetary Fund (IMF) team, led by Ivohasina Fizara Razafimahefa, visited Lomé during August 28-September 10, 2019 to discuss with the national authorities the fifth review of the program supported by IMF's Extended Credit ...

Fri, 23 Aug 2019 11:31:33 GMT
Ghana, Togo Meet Over Maritime Boundary Dispute
[Ghanaian Times] The Senior Minister, Yaw Osafo-Maafo, has stated that the government will only accept an equitable outcome of the ongoing negotiations on the Ghana/Togo Maritime boundary dispute.

Uganda

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 16:13:22 GMT
U.S. Sanctions Uganda's Ex-Police Chief
[East African] The US Treasury on Friday announced sanctions on Uganda's former Inspector General of Police, Kale Kayihura, for alleged role in gross violations of human rights and corruption.

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 15:52:11 GMT
President Kenyatta, Museveni Sign Pact to End Cross-Border Conflicts
[Nation] President Uhuru Kenyatta and his Ugandan counterpart Yoweri Museveni Thursday witnessed the historical signing of a peace deal towards the joint development of the marginalised Turkana-Pokot-Karamoja region along the border of the two countr...

Uganda Daily Monitor

West Africa

Sat, 14 Sep 2019 09:22:21 GMT
Africa: Kenya Joins Ghana and Malawi to Roll Out Landmark Malaria Vaccine
[Capital FM] Homa Bay -The World Health Organization (WHO) congratulates the Government of Kenya for launching the world's first malaria vaccine today in Homa Bay County, western Kenya.

Sat, 14 Sep 2019 10:35:44 GMT
Nigeria: 'Islamic State' Group Attacks Three Borno Towns
[This Day] Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) fighters on Thursday, carried out deadly attacks on military formations and civilians in three towns in Borno State - Gubio, Gajiganna and Gajiram, killing six soldiers and a civilian militia lead...

Zambia

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 10:57:31 GMT
We'll Miss Straight-Talking Mugabe - VP Inonge
[Times of Zambia] Vice-President Inonge Wina has described the late Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe as a brave African leader who never minced his words when defending the sovereignty of Zimbabwe and Africa.

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 10:56:35 GMT
Kambwili Drugs Claims - U.S. Clears the Air
[Times of Zambia] The United States (US) Embassy in Zambia has said the drug dealing case reported on social media said to involve a Lusaka businessman is actually closed.

Zimbabwe

Sat, 14 Sep 2019 10:35:38 GMT
Mugabe Memorial - Heads of State Expected to Pay Tribute to Former President
[News24Wire] Harare -Different heads of state are expected to pay tribute to Zimbabwe's former president Robert Mugabe on Saturday.

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 14:07:31 GMT
Robert Mugabe's Real Legacy Is the Hunger of His People
[ISS] The death of independent Zimbabwe's first president Robert Mugabe on 6 September at age 95 sparked a predictable debate about his legacy. Many acclaimed him a hero for liberating 'Rhodesia' from British colonial rule and from the government of ...

Zimbabwe Herald

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 22:14:12 +0000
‘Missing’ doctor Magombeyi found
Daniel Nemukuyu Investigations and Special Reports Editor HARARE medical doctor Peter Magombeyi, who reportedly went missing last Friday, was yesterday found in Nyabira, about 40km from the city centre. His alleged abduction and disappearance sparked...

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 22:07:13 +0000
UN Special Rapporteur to meet President
Joseph Madzimure and Columbus Mabika United Nations Special Rapporteur Mr Clément Voule is today expected to meet President Mnangagwa after being invited by Government to make an independent assessment of the country’s achievements and challenges ...

Zimbabwe Mail

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:44:14 +0000
Mugabe’s roots mystery unravelled
AFTER what seemed an eternity for villagers who gathered at his rural homestead in Zvimba [...]

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 07:29:05 +0000
Asian shares mostly higher as China cuts loan rate
BANGKOK (AP) — Asian shares were mostly higher on Friday after a lackluster session on [...]

Cambodian Times

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 21:42:05 GMT
Vietnam Criticized at UN Meeting in Geneva Over Rights Violations
Human rights groups hit out at Vietnam this week over the country's suppression of religious freedoms and civil society, accusing the one-party communist state of multiple violations and continuing

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 14:43:11 GMT
Kings' Badiyana eager to get back on the rugby field
Cape Town - A year ago Lusanda Badiyana was on a rugby sabbatical - enjoying the picturesque landscapes of Vietnam, feasting on the famous dish Pho, and teaching Maths and Science

Hong Kong China

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 13:55:41 +0800
Kiribati follows Solomon Islands, ditches Taipei
Taiwan and Kiribati severed ties on Friday after the tiny Pacific nation decided to switch diplomatic recognition, the second defection to Beijing by one of Taipei's allies this week. "Kiribati today officially notified us that it was cutting diplom...

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 11:27:05 +0800
China bans import of pork from South Korea
China has banned pig imports from South Korea after Seoul became the latest to report an outbreak of the African swine fever that has destroyed hog herds and pushed up prices globally. Beijing has been battling to bring an outbreak of the disease am...

Hong Kong Local

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 13:42:39 +0800
Saturday protest in Tuen Mun gets approval
Organisers of a march planned for Tuen Mun on Saturday have succeeded in overturning a police ban on the protest, after agreeing to cut short the duration of the event. The Appeal Board on Public Meetings and Processions overturned the police ban,...

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 13:01:07 +0800
Warning over 'antiseptic' products after outbreak
An expert on Friday urged people to be wary of using over-the-counter antiseptic products, after health authorities identified at least 181 people who developed bacterial infections after using two potentially tainted ‘wound care’ products over t...

South China Morning Post

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 16:47:55 +0800
Chinese woman fined US$28 for tossing coins from plane to ‘cure baby’s diarrhoea’
A woman who threw coins onto the parking apron at an airport in southwest China in the superstitious belief it might cure her cousin’s diarrhoea was instead fined 200 yuan (US$28), local media reported. The incident happened on September 5, as the...

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 16:27:14 +0800
Police in Japan investigating after manes of famous racehorses partially cut off, one put up for sale online
Police in Japan are investigating a series of incidents in which famous racehorses had lengths of their manes carefully cut off.On Sunday, staff at a farm in the town of Hidaka, in Hokkaido Prefecture, reported to police that parts of the manes of tw...

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

2019-09-19T19:16:02+05:30
VP Pierre Demarche talks acquisition of TeleSign by BICS and creating a Silicon Valley success
As the Vice President of Product and Marketing at TeleSign, Pierre Demarche has a plethora of responsibilities that directly result in the continued success of this leading Silicon Valley tech enterprise. Telesign is a Communications Platform as a Se...

2019-09-19T19:10:11+05:30
Article published in Merinews cited in study done at Nigerian university
The article of Dr Lalit Kishore "Girls, women in science & technology education", who is researcher at Disha in Jaipur and citizen journalist, has been cited in a study at a Nigerian University. The article was published in merinews. com in 2008 w...

Indonesia Headlines

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 03:27:12 GMT
International Ramayana Festival concludes in Delhi
New Delhi [India], Sept 20 (ANI): The 5th edition of the International Ramayana Festival concluded in the national capital on Thursday with performances from Bangladesh and Fiji. The three-day-long fe

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 18:12:09 GMT
Non-marital sex hoping to be banned in Indonesia
Indonesia is set to vote on a plan to outlaw gay and pre-marital sex while beefing up its blasphemy laws in a shakeup fuelled by religious conservatism and slammed by rights groups on Thursday.

Japan Times News

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

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

Malaysia Malay Mail

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 16:42:51 +0800
Those who support terrorist groups will face stern action, warns IGP
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 20 — Stern action will be taken against those who glorify and try to provide support to terrorist groups such as the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE), said Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Abdul Hamid Bador. He said...

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 16:27:22 +0800
Johor govt mulls lowering price threshold for foreigners in bid to stop unsold property glut
JOHOR BARU, Sept 20 — The Johor government will be looking at the feasibility of lowering the current RM1 million price threshold for foreigners to buy properties in the state, in an effort to sell off unsold properties. Johor Housing,...

Mongolia

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Philippines

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 15:09:00 +0800
Ababa pulls away by 4 but local aces lurk
After three days of aggressive play and doubling his overnight lead to four, Jhonnel Ababa had thought of slowing down and letting his pursuers do the attacking in the final round of the ICTSI Del Monte Championship in Bukidnon Saturday.

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 15:02:00 +0800
Gabuelo leads Bulldogs to impressive UAAP 82 badminton debut
Super senior Keeyan Gabuelo steered reigning, five-peat National University to a rousing UAAP Season 82 men's badminton debut, dominating Ateneo, 4-1, Friday at the Centro Atletico Badminton Center.

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Fri, 20 Sep 2019 14:41:00 +0800
Student leaders from UP, Mapua don’t want Marcoses inside their schools
Student leaders from the University of the Philippines and Mapua University want to bar the widow and children of late dictator Ferdinand Marcos Sr. from entering their campuses.

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 14:00:00 +0800
New AFP chief ordered to end local communist armed conflict
Continuing the government's goal to end local communist armed conflict is among the marching orders of President Rodrigo Duterte to the new military chief.

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Philippines Nation

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 00:00:00 +0800
Haze from Indonesia forest fires blankets Visayas, Mindanao
Thick smoke due to forest fires in Indonesia has blanketed parts of the Visayas and Mindanao.

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 00:00:00 +0800
House: New EDSA bus scheme set in 6 months
The proposed centralized and synchronized bus dispatch system for EDSA will be rolled out within the next six months, according to the chairman of the committee on transportation of the House of Representatives.

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Singapore Today Online

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:28:55 +0000
'Some fairness' in childcare centres harmonising fees, says Josephine Teo

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 07:30:11 +0000
Singapore luxury apartment sales hit 11-year high, driven by Chinese demand

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Thailand Bangkok Most Recent

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 15:45:00 +0700
Students demand change in vast global climate strike
SYDNEY: Children across Asia and the Pacific kicked off what are set to be the largest global climate protests in history Friday, demanding adults act now to stop environmental disaster.

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 15:39:00 +0700
Songkhla residents protest outside Indonesian consulate
SONGKHLA: Residents affected by haze from the Indonesian forest fires gathered on Friday in front of the Indonesian consulate in Muang district calling on the Indonesian government to do more to tackle the problem.

Thailand Bangkok Top Stories

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 15:23:00 +0700
TEST YOURSELF: The wonder girl grows up
The legendary Tata Young returns to Bangkok

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 12:50:00 +0700
Young climate strikers 'drop dead' at environment ministry
About 200 young people stormed into the environment ministry on Friday and dropped to the ground, feigning death as they demanded government action on climate change along with thousands of strikers around the world.

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

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 09:30:00 GMT
Prosecution opens extortion case against Argentine President Macri
Argentine Federal Prosecutor Guillermo Marijuan was appointed Thursday to lead an investigation against President Mauricio Macri for allegedly extorting a media businessman to relinquish spectrum frequencies which the governmen...

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 11:49:00 GMT
Argentine firefighter hospitalised in Bolivia for smoke poisoning
Argentine forest firefighter Jhonatan Villalva had to be ferried Wednesday to a medical facility after suffering from poisoning by smoke as a result of his deployment to the fire-plagued Chiquitanía area in Bolivia.

Argentina Independent

Bahamas Weekly

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 23:18:29 EDT
Commonwealth helps developing countries bank millions for climate action
A Commonwealth facility designed to assist smaller and more vulnerable countries tackle the damaging effects of climate change has helped them access USD 27 million of fund...

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 19:35:34 EDT
Office of the Spouse strives to empower women and girls Mrs. Minnis tells IWF delegates
The need to fulfill her desire to empower women is the driving force behind the establishment of the Office of the Spouse of the Prime Minister in The Bahamas, said Mrs. ...

Barbados Nation News

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 23:26:40 -0400
Lashley: Politics in cricket
Fired white ball captains Jason Holder and Carlos Brathwaite are victims of political insularity. So says former Cabinet Minister Hamilton Lashley, who has accused the Ricky Skerritt led Cricket West... ...

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 23:26:18 -0400
Warriors run through Tallawahs
KINGSTON – Red-hot Guyana Amazon Warriors extended their unbeaten start to the Caribbean Premier League season while inflicting yet another blow to Jamaica Tallawahs’ playoff hopes, with a commanding 81-run... ...

Belize Times

The Reporter

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 17:59:06 +0000
UPDATE – UPDATE – UPDATE – WORST FEARS REALIZED
Thursday, 19 September 2019 – Commissioner of Police Chester Williams has confirmed that one man, Nelson Espinoza, 22, will be charged for the murder of Adamir Choc, 19. In a

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 17:04:22 +0000
U.S Feds & Belize Police Descend On Apartment Complex In Ladyville
Thursday, Sept. 19th. 2019 – 10am. – The Reporter has been able to confirm that there are currently local Police and what appear to be US law enforcement personnel at

Bolpress (sp)

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 13:24:34 +0000
Las formas aparentes de la política en la coyuntura de la catástrofe ecológica
Las formas aparentes de la política en la coyuntura de la catástrofe ecológica Raúl Prada Alcoreza       El campo político pareciera funcionar independientemente de lo que ocurre en los otros campos sociales, p...

Wed, 18 Sep 2019 19:53:52 +0000
UMSA: es inviable la construcción del proyecto hidroeléctrico Chepete-Bala
UNITAS | Por Rodolfo Huallpa La Universidad Mayor de San Andrés (UMSA) presentó la noche de este martes el “Análisis Integral del Proyecto Gubernamental Represas Hidroeléctricas Chepete-Bala”, que concluye que el ...

El Diario (sp)

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 00:00:00 -0400
Molestia en Santa Cruz por proselitismo del MAS
La actitud del presidente Evo Morales de celebrar actos de entrega de obras, con demostración de bailes y discursos, causó molestia en las autoridades cruceñas. El secretario general, Roly Aguilera, expresó su rotundo rechazo a la posición que m...

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 00:00:00 -0400
La Paz vibró con Vicentico y Los Auténticos Decadentes
La Paz, Ciudad Maravilla del Mundo, vivió anoche un concierto inolvidable con la presencia de afamados artistas argentinos. El público paceño cantó, lloró y bailó con los éxitos musicales de Vicentico, Los Auténticos Decadentes y la agrupaci...

Brazil

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 17:48:00 GMT
Ex Odebrecht corrupt VP found dead in Rio de Janeiro
Former Odebrecht Vicepresident Henrique Valladares, one of the main informants in the megacorruption scandal which links the Brazilian building firm with bribes involving top tier officials from governments all over Latin Ameri...

Wed, 18 Sep 2019 20:57:00 GMT
Angry Embraer workers threaten to go on strike in Brazil
Unions representing workers at Brazil's aircraft factory Embraer are ready to go on strike indefinitely strike as salary bargaining seems to be deadlocked. The measure could start as early as next Monday, sources at the company...

Colombia

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 15:41:21 +0000
Colombia’s war crimes tribunal debunks defense minister’s lies to Congress
Colombia’s defense minister was embarrassed on Wednesday when the war crimes tribunal debunked lies he had told Congress. Defense Minister Guillermo Botero told Congress that the security forces were unable… The post Colombia’s war ...

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 11:30:33 +0000
Colombia’s 21st century drug war: police drones vs narco drones
Drug traffickers in southwest Colombia were already using drones to protect drug shipments, but are now arming the unarmed aircraft with explosives, according to the military. Explosives experts of the… The post Colombia’s 21st century dr...

Colombia Bogota

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 18:50:15 +0000
ARTBO 2019 opens in Bogotá with anniversary celebration (gallery)
Thousands of guests turned out on Wednesday evening for the opening of the International Art Fair of Bogotá (ARTBO), and one of the most anticipated events in the art circuit calendar.

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 15:28:24 +0000
Editorial: When August fanned the flames
The wrath of the news maelstrom in August didn't exclude Colombia from making world headlines after ex-FARC dissidents announced their return to arms.

Costa Rica News

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 07:08:09 +0000
Transito Goes Electric
The Policia de Transito (Traffic Police) has 10 new electric motorcycles to do the different jobs they do on the road. The bikes will allow a savings of ¢57.22 per kilometer in relation to the gasoline-powered. According to the Consejo Nacional de V...

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 19:12:45 +0000
OIJ confirms Body Exhumed In Quepos Cemetery Is of American ‘Sportsbook’ Owner
The Organismo de Investigación Judicial (OIJ) confirmed that an exhumed body from an unnamed grave, in the Quepos, Puntarenas, cemetery is that of William Sean Creighton, the American owner of the 5Dimes sportsbook, missing since September 24, 2018....

Radio Habana (sp)

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 18:19:49 -0400
Díaz-Canel evalúa medidas en Camagüey para enfrentar situación energética (+Foto)
La Habana, 19 sep (RHC) El presidente de los Consejos de Estado y de Ministros, Miguel-Díaz Canel, chequea este 19 de septiembre, en la centro-oriental ciudad de Camagüey, la aplicación de las medidas para enfrentar la actual situación energéti...

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 17:49:51 -0400
Canciller denuncia expulsión de diplomáticos de misión de Cuba en ONU (+Tuits)
La Habana, 19 sep (RHC) El Ministro de Relaciones Exteriores, Bruno Rodríguez Parrilla rechazó la injustificada expulsión de dos diplomáticos de la isla que cumplían funciones en la Misión Permanente de Cuba en Naciones Unidas.

Dominica News online

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 02:57:36 +0000
WEATHER UPDATE (6:00pm): Outlook for Dominica and the Lesser Antilles
Unstable conditions are expected to produce cloudiness with scattered showers and possible isolated thunderstorms across portions of the island chain during the next 24 to 48 hours. According to the 6:00 p.m. weather advisory from the Met Office, by ...

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 02:10:28 +0000
Dominica-born, US-based medical doctor demands apology and amends from Astaphan, Titre and Kairi FM
Dominica-born, United States based medical doctor Dale Dangleben, through his lawyer Cara Shillingford, has sent a demand letter to the manager of Kairi FM, Daryl Titre and senior counsel Anthony Astaphan for what his lawyer says are “defamator...

The Dominican

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

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

Falkland Islands / Malvinas

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 22:13:00 GMT
FIDF examines ‘future military capabilities’ at London Show
A detachment from the Falkland Islands Defence Force visited London last week to attend Defence and Security Equipment International 2019 show (DSEI2019) at the Excel centre.

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 10:43:00 GMT
Argentine veteran decries planned Cordoba-Mt Pleasant flight
Former Argentine Army conscript Edgardo Esteban Wednesday claimed LATAM Brasil's planned Sao Paulo-Mount Pleasant passenger flight with a stop in the Argentine city of Córdoba serves only the interests of the Falkland islander...

Honduras News

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

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

Jamaica Gleaner

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 00:31:49 -0500
NO VISA LET-UP - Jamaica has long way to go before UK travel restriction lifted, says Ahmad
If it were up to Asif Ahmad, the British high commissioner to Jamaica, citizens of the former British colony would no longer require a visa to travel to the United Kingdom (UK). But since the legal requirement is out of his hands, the country will.....

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 00:30:11 -0500
Crime Stop adds website to anonymous tipping options
In an effort to boost its efforts in helping the police crack more cases, Crime Stop has created a website dedicated to collecting tips. The website – 311tips.com – allows persons to anonymously submit tips in the form of text, photos, and vide...

Jamaica Observer

Fri, 20, Sep, 2019 06:01:00 GMT
UK to push Jamaica on LGBT rights
The British Government will be pushing for changes to the treatment of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (LGBT) community in Jamaica as part of its efforts to promote shared values with regional states. ...

Fri, 20, Sep, 2019 06:01:00 GMT
Brexit no problem for Jamaica, says UK high commissioner
British High Commissioner to Jamaica Asif Anwar Ahmad is seeking to allay fears that the decision of the United Kingdom (UK) to leave the European Union (EU) on October 31, a move dubbed Brexit, could hurt Jamaica. ...

Jamaica Star

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 05:01:14 -0500
I fought them until my pants fell off - Former MP talks about frightening ordeal with robbers
Former deputy speaker of the house Lloyd B Smith is counting his blessings after he was attacked and robbed at knifepoint by two men at a plaza on Constant Spring Road yesterday. As they yanked his chain from his neck, Smith said he fought...

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 05:01:02 -0500
Bullying victim to meet long-lost sister
When Kay Stewart saw a video of a woman being bullied on a bus she was angry. But that anger transformed into joy when she realised the woman was her long-lost half sister, Carlene Stewart. "It wasn't me that recognised her from the video. It.....

Latin America

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:38:00 GMT
Child migrants could be held in detention for even longer under new rules 
The Trump administration’s approach to border control has long been contentious, but now it looks set to become even more controversial following the introduction of new rules which could replace the current 1997 agreement. ...

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:35:00 GMT
UK biggest foreign investor in Peru, underlines Ambassador Harrisson
Britain's Ambassador to Peru Kate Harrisson Thursday highlighted that the United Kingdom is currently the biggest foreign investor in the Andean country, thanks to the sizeable mining projects currently under way.

Mercosur

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 21:23:00 GMT
Austrian Parliament thumbs down Mercosur-EU deal
Austria's Parliament Wednesday voted to veto the treaty between Mercosur and the European Union, a decision which will stop the enactment of the agreement reached after over 20 years f negotiations.

Wed, 28 Aug 2019 09:58:00 GMT
Canada will continue trade negotiations with Mercosur, despite the current Amazon policy of Brazil
Canada will continue its trade negotiations with Mercosur, the South American trading bloc that includes Brazil, despite demands to call a halt to the talks until more action is taken to protect the Amazon rainforest.

El Nuevo Diario (sp)

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

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

Newsroom Panama

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

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

Paraguay

Sat, 07 Sep 2019 09:10:00 GMT
Ivanka Trump in Paraguay commits funds for women empowerment
Ivanka Trump met with Paraguayan President Mario Abdo Benítez and female artisans on Friday as part of her tour of South America, announcing the commitment of an additional US$ 500 million for a fund to help women entrepreneur...

Thu, 29 Aug 2019 19:00:00 GMT
Ivanka Trump will be visiting Colombia, Argentina and Paraguay
United States Deputy Secretary of State John J. Sullivan will travel with Advisor to the President Ivanka Trump to Colombia, Argentina, and Paraguay September 3-6.

La Republica (sp)

Peru al Dia (sp)

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 20:19:32 +0000
Vehículos de bomberos para acciones de rescate y emergencias se encuentran inactivos
  La Contraloría General recomendó a la Intendencia Nacional de Bomberos del Perú (INBP) adoptar  las medidas preventivas necesarias a fin de asegurar la distribución de siete camionetas adquiridas en mayo de este año para el Cuerpo Genera...

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 20:08:23 +0000
Colocarán enrocado para defender al Bajo Piura
  En una mesa técnica que presidió el viceministro de Agricultura, Jorge Montenegro y el director de la Autoridad para la Reconstrucción con Cambios (ARCC), Nelson Chui, se acordó dejar de lado de forma definitiva el uso de la geobolsa, para...

South America

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 09:30:00 GMT
Prosecution opens extortion case against Argentine President Macri
Argentine Federal Prosecutor Guillermo Marijuan was appointed Thursday to lead an investigation against President Mauricio Macri for allegedly extorting a media businessman to relinquish spectrum frequencies which the governmen...

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:38:00 GMT
Child migrants could be held in detention for even longer under new rules 
The Trump administration’s approach to border control has long been contentious, but now it looks set to become even more controversial following the introduction of new rules which could replace the current 1997 agreement. ...

Unasur

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

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

Uruguay

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 12:27:00 GMT
Ancap loses lawsuit worth over 10 million dollars to Petrobras and Axion
Uruguay's oil and energy Ancap must pay US $ 10 million to fuel distributors Petrobras and Axion after losing a 2017 lawsuit filed when the plaintiffs saw their profit margins narrowed by local regulations, the Montevideo El Ob...

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 10:12:00 GMT
Uruguay avoids recession, but the economy is stagnant
The Central Bank of Uruguay (BCU) released the report of the country's quarterly economic situation, which reports that the Uruguayan economy grew by only 0.1% year-on-year and 0.3% in the second quarter of the year, compared t...

Venezuela

Tue, 17 Sep 2019 10:52:00 GMT
Maduro government in talks with a splintered group from Guaido's opposition
Venezuela's government said on Monday it was evaluating sending some of its lawmakers back to the opposition-controlled National Assembly, which President Nicolas Maduro has called an illegal institution, as part of new talks w...

Tue, 17 Sep 2019 08:52:00 GMT
Spain's High Court rules against extraditing to the US ex Venezuelan intelligence chief
Spain's High Court ruled on Monday that the government should refuse a request from the United States to extradite Venezuela's former military intelligence chief.

Venezuela Analysis

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 14:59:00 -0400
Reuters Can’t Find US Critics to Question Amazon’s Anti-Venezuela Propaganda
Analyst Joe Emersberger looks at Amazon's new anti-Venezuela TV series and the media complicity surrounding it.

Wed, 18 Sep 2019 22:33:00 -0400
Venezuela: Gov’t Releases Opposition Leader, Guaido Ratified as Parliament Head
Edgar Zambrano was a high-profile participant in the opposition’s April 30 military putsch.

Antarctica

Thu, 29 Aug 2019 07:29:00 GMT
Thule island occupation: Argentine navy tested UK's resolve as part of its long term plan to take the Falklands
The Argentine government declassified a secret decree from the latest military dictatorship which authorized and funded an operation for the “effective and peaceful” occupation of one of the South Atlantic islands, occupied...

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 09:53:00 GMT
Falkland Islander will be one of the captains of Australia's new state of the art icebreaker
Australia’s new icebreaker, RSV Nuyina, is scheduled to make its maiden voyage to Antarctica in 2020-21. Two captains have already been named to lead the alternating crews operating the new vessel. They are Captain Scott Laug...

Australian Top Stories

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 13:13:42 +1000
'It's our future': Climate strike draws 'hundreds of thousands' to rallies across Australia demanding action
Organisers estimate 300,000 Australians have gathered at climate change rallies around the country in one of the largest protest events in the nation's history.

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 15:18:38 +1000
Witness caught phoning brother-in-law during ICAC bathroom break and asking him to hide evidence
A restaurant worker admits to phoning her brother-in-law during a bathroom break at ICAC and asking him to help her hide a folder of evidence from the corruption hearing.

Brisbane Times Headlines

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 19:00:12 +1000
NRL Elimination Final 2019 live: South Sydney Rabbitohs vs Manly Sea Eagles
It's all on the line as Souths host Manly at ANZ Stadium. The winner progresses to face Canberra but it's season over for the loser.

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 19:00:00 +1000
Call to cut back early voting period except in airports, major centres
Liberal MP Tim Wilson says a shorter pre-polling period would cut election costs and the number of volunteers required to staff polling booths.

Canberra Times

Independent Australia

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 16:30:00 +1000
Dear quiet Australians, let’s get loud
Scott Morrison's inaction on the climate change emergency is only one of many things we should be vocally against. read now...

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 12:00:00 +1000
An opportunity for an Australian "Green New Deal"
Climate change advocates should consider putting forth a plan to stimulate both the economy and the environment. read now...

Otago Daily Times

Fri, 30 Aug 2019 17:59:54 +1200
Counties Manukau Police hunting gunman after aggravated robbery
Counties Manukau Police are hunting a gunman who held up a superette in Māngere last night.The offender, armed with a shotgun, threatened staff before climbing over the counter and stole cash and cigarettes before fleeing the...

Fri, 30 Aug 2019 14:53:00 +1200
Cancelled: Measles outbreak forces NZ Rugby League to cancel schools comp
New Zealand's secondary schools rugby league competition, due to be played next week, has been cancelled amid the current measles outbreak.In Auckland, more than 750 cases of measles had been confirmed as of midday today. The tournament...

Sydney Morning Herald National News

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 18:38:43 +1000
8Days-Your one-stop guide to the week ahead: September 22 to 29
The best of what's on in art, music, theatre, exhibitions, festivals, markets and more.

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 18:26:19 +1000
'Oppressive element': Architect finds Star's tower plan 'unacceptable'
The Star's bid to erect a high-rise tower in Pyrmont has been dealt a significant blow, after an architectural expert found the proposed design is "unacceptable".

Sydney Morning Herald World News

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 19:00:00 +1000
Diplomatic 'spirit of adventure' missing as Australia faces challenges on world stage
The world, and our region, is becoming a much more contested place. Is Australia on too far on the backfoot, or is the country's diplomatic posture right?

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 18:44:26 +1000
Jokowi blinks, asks for legal crackdown on unmarried sex to be postponed
Indonesia's President Joko Widodo has asked the parliament to delay passing draconian new laws that would have jailed people for having sex outside of marriage.

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

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 05:29:03 GMT
Dimetrius Pairama murder trial: Accuseds' lawyers point finger at each other's clients
Lawyers for pair accused of torture and murder blame each other's clients. The Crown says both are guilty.

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 07:31:06 GMT
RNZAF plane bursts three tyres landing at Whenuapai Airport
The RNZAF P-3K2 Orion plane burst three tyres after landing at Whenuapai Airport.

New Zealand Headlines

New Zealand National

New Zealand Pacific

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 18:59:45 +1200
Taiwan cuts ties with Kiribati
Taiwan has cut diplomatic ties with Kiribati, according to local media.

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 18:44:59 +1200
Solomon Islands to establish relations with China
Solomon Islands Foreign Minister Jeremiah Manele is travelling to Beijing to formalise diplomatic relations with the China.

New Zealand RadioNZ

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 19:29:44 +1200
'We've got a lot more out of not having a car than we've lost'
Bucking the trend of rising car ownership, one New Zealand family has found not owning a car for the past two decades has had plenty of upsides.

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 18:22:36 +1200
Causing a stink: Will New Plymouth's emoji ads encourage people to vote?
An ad campaign encouraging people to vote in local body elections - which features a poo emoji and the catchphrase 'Give a shit - vote today' - has kicked up a stink in New Plymouth.

New Zealand Top Stories

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:28:08 GMT
23-year-old man dies after being injured in e-scooter accident
A person who was critically injured in an e-scooter accident in Auckland on Monday has died, police say.

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 07:48:38 GMT
America's Cup: Team New Zealand release foiling video
Team NZ reveal footage from their first official sail in their 2021 America's Cup campaign.

New Zealand World

Planet Tonga

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

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

Albania News

Armenia News

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 12:56:41 +0400
Armenia Amulsar gold mine operation opponents’ rally concludes

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 12:18:14 +0400
Joe Biden: US must reaffirm our record on Armenian Genocide

Armenia Panorama

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 12:55:08 +0400
French Armenian actor Charles Gérard dies aged 96

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 12:25:42 +0400
Jermuk residents protest against Amulsar mine operation

Armenian News

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:56:46 GMT
Antidepressant "reduces anxiety symptoms first'
A commonly-prescribed antidepressant reduces anxiety first and has a smaller effect on depressive symptoms weeks later.

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:26:22 GMT
Study signals new era of precision medicine for children with cancer
Although few children on the study went on to receive adult drugs, those who did receive targeted therapies had significant benefits.

Azerbaijan Today

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 11:51:00 +0400
Azerbaijan Railways company admitted to Coordinating Council on Trans-Siberian Transportation

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 11:34:00 +0400
Azerbaijan to hold seed fairs for the first time

Azerbaijan Trend

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 13:00:48 +0400
3 Azerbaijani trading houses, 1 wine house to open in China till late 2019
Azerbaijan and China aim to expand trade and economic ties and are working on a number of major projects.

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 12:54:10 +0400
Azerbaijani army conducts main live-fire stage of large-scale exercises (VIDEO)
The live-fire stage of the large-scale operational-tactical exercises under the leadership of the Azerbaijani defense minister with the involvement of various types and branches of troops, army corps and military formations was conducted following th...

Belarus Belapan

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 11:39:09 +0300
Belarus, Russia more willing to reach compromises, drop ultimatums, think tank says

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 11:14:42 +0300
Luka?enka extends deadline for completing unfinished building near Belarusian State Circus in Minsk

Belarus Belta

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 10:25:12 +0300
Lukashenko urges to optimize number of linen mills in Vitebsk Oblast
The head of state was informed about the structure of the flax growing industry in Grodno Oblast, where there are 7,000 hectares under flax and two modernized linen mills.

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 10:02:50 +0300
Lukashenko: Grodno Oblast famous for its diligent people, hospitality
“The contemporary history of the region begins on 20 September 1944 when a region with a center in the ancient town of Grodno was formed in the hardest time after Belarus' liberation from Nazi invaders. Your productive work and sincere love for you...

Belarus Digest

Czech Republic Ceske Noviny

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 10:58:00 +0200
Přízemní mráz může poškodit úrodu, varovali meteorologové
Praha - Meteorologové varovali zemědělce a zahrádkáře před přízemními mrazíky, které se v noci a v sobotu ráno mohou objevit po celé zemi. Teploty u země klesnou na některých místech...

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 10:16:00 +0200
Zahraniční dluh ČR činil ke konci června 4,342 bilionu korun
Praha - Zahraniční dluh Česka klesl v letošním druhém čtvrtletí o 23,8 miliardy korun na 4,342 bilionu korun ke konci června. Meziročně je ale o 10,6 miliardy korun vyšší. Dluh Česka...

Czech Republic Radio Praha

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 10:13:00 +0200
President Zeman would ‘pardon’ PM Babiš if charged over Stork’s Nest
President Miloš Zeman said in a television interview on Thursday he would halt the possible prosecution of Prime Minister Andrej Babiš (ANO), contradicting a pledge he made in a televised debate ahead of being re-elected head of st...

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 09:47:00 +0200
Sumpreme Court rejects German Order’s complaint seeking return of Czech castle
The Czech Constitutional Court has rejected a German catholic religious order’s legal complaint over its failed bid to win control of Bouzov Castle in Moravia. The court rejected the German Order’s claim to be a legal successor ...

Estonia

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 10:46:09 +0300
Entrepreneurs drowning in reporting obligation
Entrepreneurs that file hundreds of reports every year are asking about the lingering obligation to send the government documentation they neither collect nor need in their work.

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 12:08:50 +0300
Facebook decides to take on anti-vaccers
The social media giant has had enough as updates will soon reach Estonia that will direct people looking to join anti-vaccination groups to a page with scientifically proven facts.

Estonia Post Times

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 10:46:09 +0300
Entrepreneurs drowning in reporting obligation
Entrepreneurs that file hundreds of reports every year are asking about the lingering obligation to send the government documentation they neither collect nor need in their work.

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 12:08:50 +0300
Facebook decides to take on anti-vaccers
The social media giant has had enough as updates will soon reach Estonia that will direct people looking to join anti-vaccination groups to a page with scientifically proven facts.

Europe

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 09:50:48 +0200
Elections in Spain: What could influence the November elections to break the political impasse?

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 07:39:25 +0200
Global climate strikes kick off ahead of UN summit on climate change

Europe BBC

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 16:42:00 GMT
EU backs Romania's corruption fighter as new chief prosecutor
Laura Codruta Kovesi, Romania's former anti-corruption chief, gains backing to head new role.

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 21:40:27 GMT
Football Leaks: Suspected hacker charged in Portugal
Rui Pinto is accused of illegally publishing confidential files belonging to leading football clubs.

Finland Today

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 05:39:13 +0000
Blanchett, Pitt and Stallone in Cinemas Today – What a Weekend for the Moviegoer!
On Friday, three films enter the cinemas across the country: 'Where’d You Go, Bernadette,' 'Ad Astra' and 'Rambo: Last Blood.'

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 14:29:00 +0000
Love and Anarchy Film Festival Opens on Thursday
For the next 10 days, cinemas all around Helsinki will be a cinephile's paradise, catering to all tastes.

Finland Yle Uutiset

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 09:39:01 +0300
Friday's papers: PM meets Google boss, "climate pens" gifted, blue-green algae spike
PM Rinne meets Sundar Pichai, Helsingin Sanomat hands out special pens in New York and bacteria are found in chilly waters.

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 18:50:00 +0300
Kela approves financial aid for students of new coding school
The school, which is funded by mobile game developer Supercell, will not have classes, teachers or textbooks.

France 24 Live News

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 03:47:44 GMT
Children in Australia kick off global climate strike inspired by Greta Thunberg
Children in Australia and the Pacific Islands kicked off a millions-strong global climate strike Friday -- heeding the rallying cry of teen activist Greta Thunberg and demanding adults take action to stave off environmental disaster.

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 07:00:50 GMT
Israel vote count gives Gantz party slim lead, confirms deadlock
Near-complete official results Friday confirmed a deadlock in Israel's general election this week, giving the party led by Benny Gantz a slim lead over Benjamin Netanyahu’s Likud, but without an obvious path to form a majority coalition.

France RFI

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 07:05:31 GMT
Correspondent's Call: Murali Krishnan on India's National
The publication of a National Register of Citizens or NRC last month in the north east Indian state of Assam, one India's most multi-ethnic states, has left many worried and apprehensive after more than 1.9 million  people were left out in the cold...

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 07:03:07 GMT
Japan prepares for festival of world rugby
Less than 24 hours after Japan host Russia in Tokyo in Friday's opening game of the 2019 Rugby World Cup, a blockbuster fixture will light up the competition. Holders New Zealand start defending their crown with a clash against South Africa, one of ...

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

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 10:58:47 +0200
The Last of the Monks: Germany's Vanishing Monasteries
Religious orders in Germany are disappearing because so few people want to dedicate their entire lives to God anymore. Some monasteries and convents find novel ways to make money and survive, but even their days are numbered.

Thu, 12 Sep 2019 17:52:00 +0200
Alternative for Democracy: The AfD's Ongoing Slide toward Right-Wing Extremism
In recent state elections, the right-wing populist party Alternative for Germany won almost a quarter of the votes. It was primarily radical candidates from the right-wing fringe who emerged triumphant. The party is continuing its slide into extremis...

Germany European News

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 11:26:05 +0200
Comeback for Kurz? Austria's Youngest-Ever Chancellor Eyes a Return
This spring, Austria's youngest-ever chancellor was felled by a political scandal. But Sebastian Kurz could soon be back at the helm. A majority of Austrian voters seemingly can't wait to have him back.

Fri, 06 Sep 2019 18:05:00 +0200
The Breaking of Britain: Johnson Goes Full Speed Ahead into Chaos
The fight over Brexit is becoming increasingly absurd. In this week's epic clash between Prime Minister Boris Johnson and the House of Commons, parliament appears to have won round one. But Johnson is going for broke.

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

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:30:00 GMT
1st food truck run by disabled people
Fruccola, the fast food casual restaurant serving salads, has launched a food track dubbed Jupiter in cooperation with the Hand in Hand Foundation (Kézenfogva Alapítvány), which helps people with disabilities, index.hu reports.

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 07:40:00 GMT
Ministry of Agriculture awards Penny Market
The local unit of German discount supermarket chain Penny Market has been presented with an award by Zsolt Feldman, state secretary of the Ministry of Agriculture, for the distribution of the highest number of its own bands labeled "Magyar Termék”...

Iceland Monitor

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 14:45:00 +0000
New Road Opens through Þingvellir
A new road through Þingvellir National Park was formally opened Monday.

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 12:05:00 +0000
Ragnar Kjartansson’s Work Chosen Century’s Best
Icelandic artist Ragnar Kjartansson’s The Visitors is the best art of the 21st century, according to a list published this week by the Guardian.

Iceland Review

Iceland Reykjavik Grapvine

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 16:08:06 +0000
Horror-Scopes: Fulfil Your Destiny
In HorrorScopes, Grapevine’s dedicated team of amateur astrologists breaks down your upcoming weeks based on shit like where an asteroid... The post Horror-Scopes: Fulfil Your Destiny appeared first on The Reykjavik Grapevine.

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 15:27:22 +0000
Menn Í Vinnu To Sue Labour Officials
Jóhannes S. Ólafsson, lawyer for Menn Í Vinnu, will be working on two libel cases tomorrow, Vísir reports. The cases... The post Menn Í Vinnu To Sue Labour Officials appeared first on The Reykjavik Grapevine.

Ireland Headlines

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 01:08:28 +0000
Students demand change in vast global climate strike
Children across Asia and the Pacific kicked off what are set to be the largest global climate protests in history, demanding adults act now to stop environmental disaster, with thousands of Irish students joining the effort later today.

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 07:00:00 +0000
What's so great about Greta? Irish teens have their say
It has been another extraordinary week in the life of Greta Thunberg.

Ireland IrishExaminer

Italy

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 09:31:07 +0200
Rome residents tape bins shut in protest over rubbish crisis
As Rome residents returned to the city after the summer holidays, so too did the capital's chronic problem with rubbish.

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 16:32:21 +0200
Italian word of the day: 'Finché'
Today's word is one that is commonly muddled up by Italian language students.

Lithuania Delfi

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

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

Macedonian News Agency

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

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

Malta Gozo News

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:57:29 +0000
Nino Machaidze heads the cast for La Bohème at the Aurora, Gozo
The Aurora Opera House is Victoria, will be presenting a new production of La Bohème during Opera Month...

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 07:02:47 +0000
Pharmacy openings in Gozo for the Public Holiday and Sunday
This weekend, Saturday, the 21st – a Public Holiday, and Sunday, the 22nd of September, there will be...

Malta Independent

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:46:00 +0200
Herrera agrees with Muscat’s stance on construction waste dumping at sea; doesn't think will happen
Environment Minister Jose Herrera is in agreement with the Prime Minister's decision to consider dumping construction waste at sea, but does not actually think the situation will be such that it the practice will become necessary.Prime Minister Josep...

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 09:45:00 +0200
AFM on way to pick up 36 migrants rescued in Maltese search and rescue zone
The Armed Forces of Malta are on their way to meet NGO ship the Ocean Viking to collect 36 migrants who were rescued in the Maltese search and rescue zone, an AFM spokesperson confirmed with The Malta Independent.International news reports read that ...

Malta Today

Fri,20 Sep 2019 07:41:41 +0200
Teenager seriously injured after falling from bridge in Buskett
A 16-year-old boy has suffered grievous injuries after he fell from a low bridge on Thursday evening in Buskett

Fri,20 Sep 2019 07:00:00 +0200
Ablecare appeals Maghtab petrol station refusal
Appeal’s tribunal to decide on Maghtab petrol station for third consecutive time following three different decisions by the Planning Board on the same application

Times of Malta

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

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

Northern Ireland BBC

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:51:52 GMT
Brexit: 'Dose of reality needed' over new deal hopes
There is still a wide gap between the UK and EU in talks about a new deal, says the Irish deputy PM.

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 07:41:54 GMT
Belfast councillors to discuss removal of paramilitary flags
Belfast City Council is considering legal action over flags and banners erected without permission.

Norwegian Foreigner

The Nordic Page

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 11:39:05 +0200
Norway Tops in Climate Change Skepticism Just After the United States and Saudi Arabia

Wed, 18 Sep 2019 10:16:24 +0200
Going Against Flow: Construction Company Moves Production From Poland to Norway

Krakow Post

Sat, 31 Aug 2019 15:45:33 +0000
There’s no such thing as a free ride (to Bronowice)
As the leaves fade and fall away with autumn, so do the orange traffic barrels of Krakow road construction along (Visited 1 times, 1 visits today) The post There’s no such thing as a free ride (to Bronowice) appeared first on The Krakow Post.

Thu, 29 Aug 2019 15:01:14 +0000
Canine therapy now available to Krakow prisoners
Some incarcerated people in Krakow now have the opportunity to spend time with shelter dogs, Polish-language news outlet Radio Krakow (Visited 1 times, 1 visits today) The post Canine therapy now available to Krakow prisoners appeared first on The Kr...

Poland

Poland Krakow

Sat, 31 Aug 2019 15:45:33 +0000
There’s no such thing as a free ride (to Bronowice)
As the leaves fade and fall away with autumn, so do the orange traffic barrels of Krakow road construction along (Visited 1 times, 1 visits today) The post There’s no such thing as a free ride (to Bronowice) appeared first on The Krakow Post.

Thu, 29 Aug 2019 15:01:14 +0000
Canine therapy now available to Krakow prisoners
Some incarcerated people in Krakow now have the opportunity to spend time with shelter dogs, Polish-language news outlet Radio Krakow (Visited 1 times, 1 visits today) The post Canine therapy now available to Krakow prisoners appeared first on The Kr...

Radio Poland

Portugal Resident

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

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

Romania Agerpres

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 11:39:51 +0300
PLUS head Ciolos: We are ready to rule and govern Romania with honest people
The USR-PLUS Alliance (Save Romania Union - Liberty, Unity, Solidarity Party) is ready to rule and govern Romania with honest people, MEP Dacian Ciolos stated on Friday at the Central Electoral Bureau (BEC), where the USR leader, Dan Barna...

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:37:33 +0300
National Honey Fair - autumn edition debuts on Friday on apiculture platform in Baneasa
The Romanian Beekeepers Association (ACA) organises, over September 20-22, on the platform of the Institute of Research and Development for Apiculture in Baneasa, the 21st edition of the National Honey Fair. This is the most important eve...

Romania Insider

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 07:51:21 GMT
Thomas Cook races to secure more rescue funds
The travel firm faces administration unless it finds another £200m demanded by bank creditors.

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:16:30 GMT
Brexit: UK in EU talks as Juncker says deal achievable
The UK government says "progress" is being made, but an Irish minister warns there's still a "wide gap".

Romanian National News Agency

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 11:39:51 +0300
PLUS head Ciolos: We are ready to rule and govern Romania with honest people
The USR-PLUS Alliance (Save Romania Union - Liberty, Unity, Solidarity Party) is ready to rule and govern Romania with honest people, MEP Dacian Ciolos stated on Friday at the Central Electoral Bureau (BEC), where the USR leader, Dan Barna...

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:37:33 +0300
National Honey Fair - autumn edition debuts on Friday on apiculture platform in Baneasa
The Romanian Beekeepers Association (ACA) organises, over September 20-22, on the platform of the Institute of Research and Development for Apiculture in Baneasa, the 21st edition of the National Honey Fair. This is the most important eve...

Pravda Russian News

Thu, 12 Sep 2019 14:47:00 +0300
Russia admits nuclear war is possible
The state of affairs in the field of strategic stability in the world continues to deteriorate. There is a potential risk for a nuclear war to break out, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Ryabkov said. According to Ryabkov, the risk...

Thu, 05 Sep 2019 14:00:00 +0300
Putin: Russia and Ukraine will hold large-scale exchange of prisoners
The talks between Russia and Ukraine about the mutual exchange of captivated individuals are entering the final stage, said Russian President Vladimir Putin."Based on considerations of humanity, we are approaching the finalization of the negotiations...

Pravda World News

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 19:43:00 +0300
Russia explains failure of US-made Patriot systems in Saudi Arabia
US-made air defense systems failed to repel the drone attack on oil facilities in Saudi Arabia because the American systems did not correspond to their stated specifications, a senior official at the Russian Ministry of Defense said. As many as 88 la...

Mon, 16 Sep 2019 17:09:00 +0300
Russia stops Israel from striking Syria
Russia has prevented at least three Israeli attacks on military targets in Syria by threatening to intercept and shoot down Israeli aircraft from S-400 air defense systems. This was the reason why Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu paid an eme...

RT

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:37:07 +0000
Driving to Colombia? New photos show Juan Guaido in car with ‘drug cartel gangster’
A Venezuelan official has published photos that he says are further proof of ties between the country’s self-proclaimed ‘interim president’ Juan Guaido and a drug cartel member, who allegedly helped him sneak into Colombia. Read F...

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:28:14 +0000
'Catastrophic flooding' threatens heart of Texas oil industry
Flooding from a tropical storm hit the Houston area on Thursday, with some calling the situation worse than Hurricane Harvey. Read Full Article at RT.com

Scotland BBC

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 23:43:27 GMT
Thousands to join school strikes over climate change
The demonstrations across Scotland are the latest in a series started by Swedish schoolgirl Greta Thunberg.

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:45:37 GMT
Serco NorthLink named as preferred bidder for Northern Isles ferry services
Serco NorthLink is named as the preferred bidder for the services between Orkney, Shetland and Aberdeen.

Scotland Herald

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 05:36:00 +0100
If Johnson loses, he may suspend Parliament again
WESTMINSTER may remain suspended even if Boris Johnson loses a historic legal battle at the Supreme Court, the UK Government has said.

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 05:09:23 +0100
Rebecca McQuillan: It wouldn't hurt to ask the independence question twice
DO you like haggis?

Serbia News

Slovak Spectator

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 22:37:04 +0200
Slovakia fails to meet balanced budget plan
Debt set to increase by hundreds of millions of euros this year.

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 22:22:01 +0200
Cyprus Airways will introduce new flights from Slovakia
There will be new routes from Bratislava and Košice.

Slovakia News

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 20:50:01 +0000
Slovakia fails to meet balanced budget plan
Debt set to increase by hundreds of millions of euros this year. Published: Thursday, September 19, 2019Full story: Slovak Spectator

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 20:50:01 +0000
Cyprus Airways will introduce new flights from Slovakia
There will be new routes from Bratislava and Košice. Published: Thursday, September 19, 2019Full story: Slovak Spectator

Slovakia Spectator

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 22:37:04 +0200
Slovakia fails to meet balanced budget plan
Debt set to increase by hundreds of millions of euros this year.

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 22:22:01 +0200
Cyprus Airways will introduce new flights from Slovakia
There will be new routes from Bratislava and Košice.

Slovenia Times

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 21:08:05 +0200
Slovenian basketball team invited to Olympic qualifiers
Munich - The Slovenian men's national basketball team has received a special invitation to play in one of the four qualifying tournaments for the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, which will be played next June.

Tue, 17 Sep 2019 10:17:33 +0200
Roglič makes Slovenian sporting history
Madrid - Primož Roglič (Team Jumbo-Visma) made national sporting history this weekend as he became the first Slovenian to win one of cycling's three grand tours, La Vuelta, cementing his position among the nation's sporting greats.

El Pais (sp)

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 09:25:55 +0200
La posible candidatura de Errejón sacude a la izquierda
El dirigente madrileño se abre a presentar una lista propia a las elecciones generales

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:39:25 +0200
Mónica Oltra: “Deberíamos buscar una lista con Unidas Podemos”
La líder valenciana defiende una alianza de izquierdas entre partidos que no están dentro del bipartidismo antiguo

Euro Weekly

Think Spain

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 23:54:04 +0200
Prices slashed for 16,000 OTC and prescription drugs in Spain
SPAIN'S national health authority has reduced the prices of 16,000 types of medication - over-the-counter, prescription and hospital dispensary ...

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 13:47:56 +0200
New species of insect 105 million years old found fossilised in amber in Teruel
A SPECIES of insect estimated to be 105 million years old has been found fossilised in a chunk of amber dug up from an archaeological dig in the province ...

Swiss Info

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 18:50:00 GMT
Lack of grease blamed for two Swiss train derailments in 2017
An investigation into the derailment of trains in Lucerne and Basel eight months apart in 2017 states lack of grease on switchers and rails partly to blame. The Swiss Transportation Safety Investigation Board’s investigation into the two derailmen...

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 15:41:00 GMT
France’s Thales wins Swiss air surveillance contract
Switzerland has chosen Thales with Skyview as its new airspace surveillance and flight operations system. According to the announcement on Thursday, Thales’ command and control system was chosen for its value for money and the Skyview system was t...

Turkey

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 06:19:21 Z
Efforts with US on safe zone to end if delay happens: Defense minister
Turkish defense minister on Sept. 19 warned that the efforts with the U.S. on the establishment of a safe zone east of the Euphrates River in northern Syria will end if distraction or delay takes place.

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 06:16:22 Z
Turkey warns Greek Cypriots on unilateral acts in E Med
Turkish Foreign Ministry on Sept. 19 slammed the Greek Cypriot administration (GCA) for signing agreements with international companies for off-shore hydrocarbon exploration in the so-called license area number 7. 

Turkey Istanbul

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

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

Turkey Nation

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

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

World Bulletin

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Extinction Rebellion blocks access to Welsh oil refinery
Climate change protestors from the group Extinction Rebellion have blocked roads leading to an oil refinery in West Wales. The Pembrokeshire site, owned by Valero, is one of the biggest refineries in Europe – oil tankers have had to drive over ...


Far-right extremism is fastest growing terror threat in UK, police say
Far-right extremism is the fastest growing terrorist threat in the UK, according to the country’s most senior counter terrorism officer. Neil Basu, the Metropolitan Police Assistant Commissioner, said seven of the 22 plots foiled since March la...

Daily Mail

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:57:33 GMT
Fury as rapper Slowthai holds up Boris Johnson's SEVERED HEAD
The award-nominated artist held up the provocative mask on stage at the of the Prime Minister Boris Johnson aloft as he took to the stage and addressed the crowd in London.

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:02:26 GMT
Parents' reliance on AI means some children are starting school unable to speak in sentences
A survey found that families are relying on the virtual assistant to entertain their children - while some four and five-year-olds try to 'swipe' books as they are so addicted to mobile phones.

Daily Star

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:50:53 GMT
Man Utd star David De Gea donates £175k to victims of devastating Spanish storm
The goalkeeper recently signed a new five-year £255,000-a-week deal at Man Utd

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:37:47 GMT
Rangers boss Steven Gerrard hailed for 'amazing tribute' before Feyenoord win
The Gers gaffer took to Instagram for a touching Fernando Ricksen tribute

Sky News

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 23:27:00 +0100
Millions call for urgent action with Global Climate Strike
Hundreds of thousands of people across the world are taking to the streets to call for urgent measures to tackle climate change.

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 18:54:00 +0100
Extinction, clean water and animals: Why kids say they are 'worried' about climate change
Millions of people across the world will walk out of work, home and school to join young people taking part in the Global Climate Strike.

UK BBC

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 07:51:21 GMT
Thomas Cook races to secure more rescue funds
The travel firm faces administration unless it finds another £200m demanded by bank creditors.

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:16:30 GMT
Brexit: UK in EU talks as Juncker says deal achievable
The UK government says "progress" is being made, but an Irish minister warns there's still a "wide gap".

UK Daily Express

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:49:00 +0100
Revealed: How Justin Trudeau's slide could be brilliant news for Brexit Britain
JUSTIN TRUDEAU is slowly losing grip of his leadership after this week's 'brownface' scandal in which Time Magazine obtained images of Trudeau from 2001 wearing dark makeup – but it could be good news for post-Brexit Britain if he is usurped in Can...

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:22:00 +0100
'Typical snowflake' Gary Lineker asked 'great' Brexit question in LBC interview
REMAIN supporter Gary Lineker was asked a "great" question on whether he would overturn the World Cup match which featured Maradona's handball, or whether he would overturn Brexit, if he was given one wish to do so.

UK Independent

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 07:33:00 GMT
'We are not close to a deal': Ireland's deputy prime minister rubbishes Johnson 'spin' on Brexit progress being made
There is a 'wide gap' between solutions UK government is proposing and what the EU will be able to support, says Coveney

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 07:45:00 GMT
Global climate strike – live: Day of worldwide demonstrations begin in what could be largest climate protest in history
Demonstrations inspired by teenage Swedish activist Greta Thunberg take place ahead of UN climate summit in New York

UK Telegraph

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 06:46:18 GMT
Global climate strike kicks off in Australia while Britain braces for weekend of chaos

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 19:45:36 GMT
Justin Trudeau says white 'privilege' blinded him to racism of blackface as he expresses 'deep regret'

UK Times

Hinckley Times

Gazette News

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 06:00:00 +0100
Design experts warned against building student accommodation in Colchester's Cultural Quarter
DESIGN experts warned Colchester Council against building large numbers of student accommodation in the town’s so-called Cultural Quarter more than two and-a-half years ago, it has been revealed.

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 06:00:00 +0100
Marks Tey knife attack victim 'feared for life'
THE victim of a horrific knife attack feared for his life during the three-on-one assault, a court heard.

Watford Observer

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:00:00 +0100
Watford woman steps up in fight against diabetes
A woman is aiming to walk one million steps by the end of September in a fight against diabetes.

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 07:50:12 +0100
Traffic and travel in Herts, London, and Essex
A day of sunshine in store ahead of the weekend which will bring more sunshine tomorrow but rain on Sunday.

East London and West Essex Guardian

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 07:50:12 +0100
Traffic and travel in Herts, London, and Essex
A day of sunshine in store ahead of the weekend which will bring more sunshine tomorrow but rain on Sunday.

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 06:00:00 +0100
Girl, 11, with genius IQ is one of smartest people in the world
An 11-year-old is among the one per cent of the world most intelligent people - that's according to British Mensa's IQ test.

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Harrow Times

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 07:50:12 +0100
Traffic and travel in Herts, London, and Essex
A day of sunshine in store ahead of the weekend which will bring more sunshine tomorrow but rain on Sunday.

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 17:12:04 +0100
Two more arrests made in connection to the fatal shooting of Craig Small
Two further arrests have been made in relation to the Craig Small murder investigation.

Richmond and Twickenham Times

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 09:25:08 +0100
Funding helps to make Crane Park's Nature Trail more user-friendly
Children and people living with disabilities will soon be able to enjoy the Crane Park Island Trail even more thanks to two injections of funding.

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 10:12:09 +0100
Successful return for expanded Richmond Runfest sees records broken
More than 13,000 runners participated in this year's Richmond Runfest, which saw a former Olympian win a race and a new 5k evening race being introduced.

This Is Local London

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 07:06:25 +0100
'We stand strong in the face of violence' - Plumstead school issues statement after student stabbed
Plumstead Manor School has released a statement after a student was stabbed by an unknown attacker.

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 09:45:08 +0100
New Croydon school to open in 2020 with sports pitch on roof
A new school with a full sports pitch on the roof and state of the art recording studio is on track to open in Croydon next year.

Tottenham Independent

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 07:50:12 +0100
Traffic and travel in Herts, London, and Essex
A day of sunshine in store ahead of the weekend which will bring more sunshine tomorrow but rain on Sunday.

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 16:30:00 +0100
Lib Dem mayoral candidate sets out plan to tackle violent crime
No more permanent school exclusions, a Young Mayor for London, expanded youth services, and a dedicated police officer for every school – this is how London’s Liberal Democrat mayoral candidate plans to tackle crime.

Wandsworth Guardian

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 08:56:42 +0100
Police can now veto parties at Battersea's Hotel Rafayel
We’re all used to being searched before getting on a plane, or even visiting a museum, but what would you think if you had to be searched before going to a party at a hotel?

Wed, 18 Sep 2019 11:13:44 +0100
Cash, heroin and guns seized during early morning police raids
Twenty five people have been arrested after 40 homes were raided across Wandsworth, Croydon and Lewisham this morning.

Your Local Guardian

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 09:34:23 +0100
Men encouraged to sign up to new fitness program in borough
Men between 30 and 60 with a body mass index (BMI) of twenty-five plus are being encouraged to join Richmond’s new fitness program.

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 09:25:08 +0100
Funding helps to make Crane Park's Nature Trail more user-friendly
Children and people living with disabilities will soon be able to enjoy the Crane Park Island Trail even more thanks to two injections of funding.

Chronicle Live

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 16:52:44 +0000
Audi driver leaves motorist with broken jaw and cracked ribs following minor crash
Police are appealing for witnesses to the road rage incident that took place on the A69 slip road to Lemington Road Ends

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 16:40:42 +0000
Boy, 10, taken to RVI after he is hit by a car outside social club
Police and ambulance attended and the driver was breathalysed at the scene

Gazette Live

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 16:29:51 +0000
Sirius Minerals workers 'let go' days after company announces project slowdown
Company behind £3bn mine pulled a £400m funding bid on Tuesday; bosses say they will do their 'absolute utmost' to solve cash crisis

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 15:49:11 +0000
Man accused of carrying out assault at Stockton Aldi after alleged theft
Police were called to the store on Yarm Lane on Wednesday morning to reports of a theft and common assault

Liverpool Echo

Wed, 18 Sep 2019 07:46:39 +0000
Liverpool fan attacked by Napoli fans collapsed at half-time in stadium
The supporter, named as Steven, thought he was okay after the ambush but his condition later deteriorated

Wed, 18 Sep 2019 07:35:38 +0000
Woman makes embarrassing discovery after complaining of painful shoes
Ayleigh McGhee realised her mistake the morning after

Macclesfield Express

Northwich Guardian

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:00:00 +0100
Weaverham restaurant Mumtaaz's ex-managers walk free from court
FORMER business partners who ran an ‘absolutely filthy’ Weaverham restaurant walked free from court after being banned from running a food premises.

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 06:30:00 +0100
New purpose-built rehab centre in Cuddington will offer help for ‘burned-out’ staff
A NEW purpose-built rehab centre in Cuddington will offer help to ‘burned-out’ staff when it opens later this year.

Anphoblacht

Sat, 07 Sep 2019 00:02:23 +0100
British Government bans Dáil Éireann
FOLLOWING the Declaration of Independence of the Irish Republic and the establishment of Dáil Éireann in January 1919, the Irish people had a functioning government but one which was increasingly subject to British repression. Many TDs were in jail...

Sat, 07 Sep 2019 00:02:23 +0100
British Government bans Dáil Éireann
FOLLOWING the Declaration of Independence of the Irish Republic and the establishment of Dáil Éireann in January 1919, the Irish people had a functioning government but one which was increasingly subject to British repression. Many TDs were in jail...

Impartial Reporter

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 06:43:33 +0100
Quinn workers to hold march in support of Kevin Lunney later
A march in support of Kevin Lunney who was abducted, beaten and left for dead in a savage attack on Tuesday night will take place later today.

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 19:00:00 +0100
Climate Strike to be held in Enniskillen
A rally for urgent action to stop climate change and environmental destruction is to be held in Enniskillen tomorrow, Friday September 20.

Evening Telegraph

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:36:16 +0000
Main road through Dundee closed after three-car crash near high school
A major road running through Dundee is closed following a road traffic accident.

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:26:05 +0000
University of Dundee scoops major accolade for student experience
The University of Dundee has been named University of the Year for Student Experience by The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2020.

Herald Scotland

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 05:36:00 +0100
If Johnson loses, he may suspend Parliament again
WESTMINSTER may remain suspended even if Boris Johnson loses a historic legal battle at the Supreme Court, the UK Government has said.

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 05:09:23 +0100
Rebecca McQuillan: It wouldn't hurt to ask the independence question twice
DO you like haggis?

Inverness Courier

Wed, 28 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
New allegations of bullying at NHS
NHS Highland has been rocked by fresh bullying allegations as a former non-executive director claimed she was forced to resign.

Wed, 28 Aug 2019 06:00:00 GMT
Cash boost in pipeline for city
ELITE pipers congregating for the world’s most prestigious piping competition will bring Inverness a multimillion-pound economic boost this week.

Andover Advertiser

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 06:10:00 +0100
PAPER PREVIEW: Andover Advertiser, September 20, 2019
TRIBUTES have poured in for the town’s “gentle giant” who died in a motorbike accident near Andover this week.

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 21:06:39 +0100
County lines a "national scourge", PM says
BORIS Johnson has said that county lines is a “national scourge” and a “real problem” on a visit to the area.

Basingstoke Gazette

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 09:11:10 +0100
IN THE COURTS: Latest cases heard in Basingstoke
KEVIN James Collinge, 33, of no fixed abode. Pleaded guilty to damaging the door of Morrsions supermarket in Worting Road on February 9, 2019. Community order made. Also pleaded guilty to carrying a blade in public, namely a lock knife on the same da...

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 20:53:58 +0100
County lines is a "national scourge", prime minister Boris Johnson tells Gazette
COUNTY lines is a "national scourge" causing "a real problem", Boris Johnson has told the Gazette.

Borehamwood Times

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 07:50:12 +0100
Traffic and travel in Herts, London, and Essex
A day of sunshine in store ahead of the weekend which will bring more sunshine tomorrow but rain on Sunday.

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 18:30:00 +0100
Hertsmere leader booed as protesters bring Borehamwood to a halt
A council leader was jeered last night as a small group of protesters brought a town centre to a standstill.

Bucks Free Press

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 05:00:00 +0100
IN THE DOCK: Weekly round-up of hearings at Wycombe Magistrates' Court
Weekly round-up of hearings at Wycombe Magistrates’ Court:

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 17:05:04 +0100
Marlow Bridge to undergo tests
Marlow Bridge will undergo several tests to protect the structure of the landmark.

Epsom Guardian

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 19:20:06 +0100
Bus fire on M25 slip road near Junction 10
A bus fire forced the closure of a slip road near to Junction 10 on the M25 motorway Thursday evening.

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 16:01:49 +0100
Epsom St Helier hospitals jump from 'Requires Improvement' to 'Good' in latest CQC report
Staff at Epsom and St Helier NHS Hospitals celebrated a welcome report from the Care Quality Commission (CQC) Thursday (September 19).

St Albans Review

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 07:50:12 +0100
Traffic and travel in Herts, London, and Essex
A day of sunshine in store ahead of the weekend which will bring more sunshine tomorrow but rain on Sunday.

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 14:46:02 +0100
Ford Fiesta crashes into bike in St Albans city centre
Police were called to a four-vehicle crash in St Albans.

The Argus

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 05:00:00 +0100
Hummus bar gives out free condoms with pitta bread
CUSTOMERS at a new hummus and pitta bar were shocked by the offer of a free condom with their food.

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 05:00:00 +0100
Hundreds of pupils sign petition to stop Lewes Primary school from forcing all students to wear 'gender neutral' trousers
HUNDREDS of students have signed a petition to stop a school from forcing all students to wear 'gender neutral' trousers.

Bournemouth Echo

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 05:25:53 +0100
Teacher 'grabbed around the neck' outside Magna Academy
POLICE have launched an investigation after a ‘parent grabbed a teacher around the neck’ outside a Poole school.

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 05:24:43 +0100
£2.4m for seafront Environmental Innovation Hub
BOURNEMOUTH has won £2.4million to set up a seafront visitor centre dedicated to reducing plastic waste along the coast.

Bridgwater Mercury

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 06:00:00 +0100
More than 300 homes sitting empty across Sedgemoor
MORE than 300 homes are sitting empty in Sedgemoor, as thousands struggle to get on the housing ladder.

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 06:00:00 +0100
Buses of Somerset raise ticket prices for fares across Somerset
BUSES fares across Somerset have seen a price hike as the ‘commercially unviable’ service struggles to survive in ‘financially challenging’ times.

Bridport News

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 05:00:00 +0100
Bradpole has finally got its Post Office back - and support has been 'fantastic'
A Post Office has reopened in the heart of a village and its owners hope it will bring the community together.

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 05:00:00 +0100
WATAG meeting will discuss changes to winter bus timetable
Campaigners are to discuss the changes being made to the winter bus timetable - and you're welcome to air your views.

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 06:00:00 +0100
More than 300 homes sitting empty across Sedgemoor
MORE than 300 homes are sitting empty in Sedgemoor, as thousands struggle to get on the housing ladder.

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 06:00:00 +0100
Highbridge bathroom manufacturer record £32m orders for bathroom pods despite Brexit uncertainties
A HIGHBRIDGE bathroom pod manufacturer said it has had a record £32 million of orders in the last six months despite uncertainties surrounding Brexit.

Chard and Ilminster News

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 06:00:00 +0100
Local chefs who invent a new menu every day star in Good Food Guide
EVERY day chefs Alex Nutt and Patrizia Ferrara wake up with no idea which meals they are going to be preparing.

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 10:24:02 +0100
TV's Martin Clunes to star at coffee morning in memory of 'role model' dad
A FAMILY’S coffee morning which is being held in memory of their beloved dad is set to receive an unexpected boost thanks to a TV celebrity.

Western Daily Press

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:43:06 +0000
England Rugby team news: Three Bath Rugby players in squad to face Tonga in Rugby World Cup opener
The Red Rose will do battle with the Pacific island nation on Sunday morning in Japan

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:34:57 +0000
Climate change protests in Bath: Hundreds of young activists to march through city - live updates
Students of all ages plan to leave school

South Wales Argus

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 06:01:26 +0100
Cocaine addict Joshua Evans of Risca beat up former pal outside a Newport club
AN UNEMPLOYED man with a £10,000-a-year cocaine habit punched a former friend repeatedly in a club car park after they “fell out over a girl”.

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:46:22 +0100
Thomas Cook told to find £200m as it tries to stave off collapse
THOUSANDS of holidaymakers from Wales could be among around 118,000 from the UK at risk of being stranded abroad if tour operator Thomas Cook cannot stave off collapse.

Wales Online

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:28:09 +0000
This Morning with Richard and Judy coming back after 18 years
They got such a warm response from viewers that they agreed to be guest hosts.

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:25:33 +0000
Thousands take to the streets in for Global Climate Strike in Cardiff and around the world - live updates
People are marching round Cardiff today

Coventry Telegraph

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:49:42 +0000
What does befriending look like in Coventry?
What does befriending look like in Coventry?

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:08:10 +0000
Instagram makes big change to protect vulnerable users
The social media platform said both Instagram and Facebook would be bringing in restrictions

Express and Star

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:50:07 +0000
PA Headline
If the travel giant goes under, an estimated 180,000 people could be stranded abroad.

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:46:34 +0000
Kick up the 80s rocking at the Robin
A 1980's band that takes audiences back to the days of shoulder pads and the Sony Walkman are celebrating a major milestone.

BBC News Humberside

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 16:33:19 GMT
Hull Trains worst for punctuality, figures show
The rail industry stats show fewer than two-thirds of scheduled stops were made "on time".

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 12:25:22 GMT
Murder inquiry after woman's body found in Hull
A man is arrested on suspicion of murder after the body of a woman is found at a property in Hull.

Bradford Telegraph and Argus

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:40:25 +0100
Man arrested after Fagley stabbing
A MAN has been arrested in relation to a stabbing yesterday morning, a West Yorkshire Police spokesman has said.

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 05:25:02 +0100
Eccleshill councillors urge no panic after Musgrave Road stabbing
COUNCILLORS have urged residents not to panic and join as one after a young woman was attacked yesterday.

York Press

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 04:00:00 +0100
Hospital 'sorry' over care given to top York musician Bev Jones
YORK Hospital bosses have apologised and paid compensation to the widow of a top York musician for failings in the care he was given during a three month stay at the hospital.

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 05:00:00 +0100
800-year-old Christ figure returns to York after two centuries
AN 800-year-old Figure of Christ - which originally belonged to the monks of St Mary’s Abbey in York - has returned to the city for the first time in nearly two centuries.

Ukraine News

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:57:29 +0000
Reuters: Ukraine seeking full recovery of gas transport costs from Russia
Ukraine is seeking a substantial payment from Russia for use of its pipelines to move Russian gas into Europe from 2020, but has still not received a Russian reply to its proposal, Naftogaz Chief Executive Andriy Kobolyev said on Sept. 20. Read more ...

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:44:40 +0000
Ukrinform: Ukraine wants to buy French patrol boats
The Ukrainian Interior Ministry is holding talks with France on the purchase of patrol boats for border guards, the ministry’s press service has reported. According to the report, this issue was discussed at a meeting between Ukrainian Interior...

Unian News Agency

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 12:00:00 +0300
Ukraine's draft budget for 2020 based on 3.3% GDP growth forecast – Finance minister
Lawmakers on Friday started considering next year's budget draft in the first reading.

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 11:40:00 +0300
Some 49% of Ukrainians against lifting farmland sale ban – poll
Only a third of respondents support the relevant bill.

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

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 04:26:11 GMT
Establishment Wants Quick Elections. Protesters See It As a Trap
[African Arguments] On Friday 6 September, pro-democracy protesters took the streets across Algeria for the 29th week in a row. On this occasion, one demonstrator brandished a placard reading "You can give your speech but I will not vote against my c...

Thu, 12 Sep 2019 14:27:44 GMT
Black Meteors Pip Algeria to Book Africa U-23 Champs Ticket
[Ghanaian Times] Ghana coach Ibrahim Tanko has lauded the mentality of his players after pulling a win against Algeria to qualify for the 2019 CAF U23 Cup of Nations finals.

Algerie Presse Service

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

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 08:22:15 GMT
This Should Launch Post-Egypt Healing Process
[Zimbabwe Independent] In a community where narratives can veer off wildly, fuelled by the vicious world of social media, humiliating elimination at the hands of Somalia -- one of Africa's weakest footballing nations -- would have quite possibly soun...

Wed, 11 Sep 2019 08:09:56 GMT
Nigeria's Olympic Eagles Qualify for U-23 Afcon in Egypt
[This Day] Asaba -Nigeria's Olympic Eagles defeated Sudan 5-0 yesterday to qualify to defend their Africa Under-23 Nations Cup title in Egypt next November.

Egyptian Streets

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 05:22:34 +0000
New Egyptian Law Requires Access to Customer Data From Careem, Uber
The soon to be joining ride-hailing applications, Uber and Careem, will be required to provide Egypt’s government with customer data if requested according to new law 2180/2019. The law, which gives customer data to the Ministry of Transport in par...

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 14:26:54 +0000
Egypt’s Ban from Weightlifting World Championships Could Extend to 2020 Olympics
According to international and local news outlets, Egypt has been banned from participating in the weightlifting category of the current World championships for doping offenses with which were confirmed in 2016. The news was announced by the Internat...

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

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 11:59:02
The Egyptian army is making a fortune in Sinai
Cairo sees investment in the peninsula as an investment in national security, but the military receives tax and other benefits that crowd out the private sector

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 11:49:37
Israel election results: Lieberman says no agreement reached with Kahol Lavan
Election kingmaker lauds change of tune from ultra-Orthodox parties ■ President Rivlin to start consultations Sunday, looking for 'stable government,' top aide says ■ Allegations of fraud referred to police ■ 99.4% of the votes in

Israel Debka

Jerusalem Post Headlines

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:21:47 GMT
Liberman 'We'll know how to take care of ourselves in the opposition too'

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 06:05:58 GMT
Iran's Zarif questions U.S. coalition for "peaceful resolution"

Jerusalem Post Israel News

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:42:51 GMT
Liberman 'We'll know how to take care of ourselves in the opposition too'
The leader of Yisrael Beytenu also noted Ultra-Orthodox parties no longer refer to him as Hitler.

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:02:51 GMT
103 year-old Auschwitz survivor Viola Torok casts vote in elections
Torok is a founder of the Medical School at Ben Gurion University and was honored by the city of Beersheba for her life-time of work to benefit society.

Times of Israel

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:17:47 +0000
LISTEN: Israeli elections post-op — there’s no winner, but who is the loser?
Episode #4: We also speak with Obama speech writer Sarah Hurwitz on her journey to Judaism; Avital Chizhik-Goldschmidt on why Orthodox Jews are on the frontline of anti-Semitism

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 07:51:57 +0000
Kids in Australia, Pacific launch millions-strong global climate strike
Ahead of UN summit in New York, students inspired by teen activist Greta Thunberg demand adults take action

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

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:08:50 +0000
Benny Gantz Says He Should be PM in Any Israeli Unity Govt
Benny Gantz, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's main opponent in the country's general election, said on Thursday he should be prime minister in a broad unity government...

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 12:19:08 +0000
UAE to Join Saudi Arabia in Anti-Iran Naval Mission
Following in the footsteps of Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates has joined a US-led naval mission purportedly aimed at protecting shipping lanes in Middle Eastern waterways...

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

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 17:35:28 +0000
Kuwait army prepares; regional tensions soar
KUWAIT: Kuwait’s army said it was raising its readiness levels and carrying out military exercises, amid soaring regional tensions after neighboring Iran was accused of attacking Saudi oil infrastructure. Kuwait also said it was investigating a...

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 17:34:05 +0000
Proposal to limit treatment only to Kuwaitis in Govt hospitals
KUWAIT: The Kuwait Health Ministry said it will be difficult to implement a parliamentary proposal to limit treatment only to Kuwaitis in government hospitals immediately. Sources said Health committee at the National Assembly agreed with a proposal ...

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, 12 Sep 2019 08:33:31 GMT
Justice, Delayed.
[HRW] The scars ran deep. His back was a maze of thick welts, thinner scars and parts that resembled small craters. His wrists and ankles were raw from where he'd been shackled and suspended from a ceiling for hours, and his limbs appeared limp and s...

Thu, 12 Sep 2019 08:49:22 GMT
158 Nigerians Return From Libya
[Vanguard] The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) on Thursday morning received another batch of 158 Nigerians from Libya.

Morocco

Mon, 09 Sep 2019 10:42:31 GMT
Trial Over Private Life Allegations
[HRW] Tunis -The Moroccan authorities' prosecution and jailing of a journalist on charges of having an abortion and sex outside of marriage flagrantly violate her rights to privacy, liberty, and numerous other rights, Human Rights Watch said today. T...

Fri, 06 Sep 2019 13:36:43 GMT
Pope Appoints Three African Cardinals
[CISA] Vatican -Pope Francis has appointed Archbishops Fridolin Ambongo Besungu of Kinshasa-DRC, Cristóbal López Romero of Rabat-Morocco, and Bishop Eugenio Dal Corso Emeritus of Benguela-Angola as cardinals of the Catholic Church.

Morocco World News

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 23:04:58 +0000
Nameplate at Casablanca Airport Riddled With Grammatical, Lexical Mistakes
Rabat – The Mohammed V International Airport in Casablanca, Morocco’s main international airport is once again at the heart of a public uproar. This time around, however, the public irritation does not stem for a passenger mistreatment that w...

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 20:18:05 +0000
Zero Mika: The Vision of Plastic-free Morocco
Rabat – According to the Moroccan Ministry of Industry, Moroccan households consume about 25 billion plastic bags a year (2016). The ministry’s chart of plastic bags’ yearly consumption ranked Morocco second after the United States and ahea...

North Africa

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 13:13:56 GMT
Tunisia: Tunisians Undecided Ahead of Sunday's Vote
[RFI] Campaigning for Tunisia's presidential election wraps up on Friday, with voters across the board untouched and unconvinced by the line-up of candidates.

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 04:26:11 GMT
Algeria: Establishment Wants Quick Elections. Protesters See It As a Trap
[African Arguments] On Friday 6 September, pro-democracy protesters took the streets across Algeria for the 29th week in a row. On this occasion, one demonstrator brandished a placard reading "You can give your speech but I will not vote against my c...

Oman

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

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

Oman Daily

Wed, 18 Sep 2019 19:03:36 +0000
Four citizens arrested for vandalising vehicles’ plates
The complaints were received by Ibri Police Station.

Wed, 18 Sep 2019 18:59:29 +0000
Seven Asians arrested with three tonnes of hashish
An ROP official said that hashish was hidden inside cartons.

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

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 02:25:40 +0000
Importers Smuggling Rice In Tyres, Says Economist
Due to the closure of Nigeria’s borders with Benin Republic, rice smugglers are seeking out more devious ways of importing the product into the country. National Coordinator of the Institute of Chartered Economists of Nige...

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 02:21:55 +0000
Experts Decry Pangolin Poaching In Nigeria
Following reports that Nigeria’s Apapa Port Complex has become the main harbour for the illicit trade in pangolin scales, wild life conservationists believe that Nigerians are not concerned. Executive Director of Children ...

Sahara Reporters Latest News

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 06:53:09 +0000
Nigeria Labour Coalition Vows To Frustrate Buhari's Trade Agreement With Morocco
  A coalition of labour and trade unions have vowed to frustrateNigeria’s fish and fertilizer trade agreement with Morocco.In a press briefing on Wednesday, the 20-organization strongpartnership – Nigerian Movement ...

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 02:25:40 +0000
Importers Smuggling Rice In Tyres, Says Economist
Due to the closure of Nigeria’s borders with Benin Republic, rice smugglers are seeking out more devious ways of importing the product into the country. National Coordinator of the Institute of Chartered Economists of Nige...

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

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 13:13:56 GMT
Tunisians Undecided Ahead of Sunday's Vote
[RFI] Campaigning for Tunisia's presidential election wraps up on Friday, with voters across the board untouched and unconvinced by the line-up of candidates.

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 13:15:00 GMT
Presidential Polls - Exceptional Hours in 28 Polling Centres in Sidi Bouzid
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Sidi Bouzid/Tunisia -The Independent Regional Authority for the Elections (IRIE) in Sidi Bouzid set up an exceptional calendar for the opening and closing of 28 polling stations, pending the early presidential elections, due on...

Western Sahara

Thu, 29 Aug 2019 07:00:49 GMT
End Morocco's Occupation of Western Sahara Now
[allAfrica] The Saharan Arab Democratic Republic (SADR) was declared by independence forces in 1976, after colonial power Spain withdrew from the territory known as Western Sahara. The SADR controls the eastern part of the territory, while Morocco ru...

Thu, 29 Aug 2019 07:25:55 GMT
Investigate Brutal Crackdown on Sahrawi Protesters
[AI London] The Moroccan authorities must impartially and effectively investigate the use of excessive force by the security forces against Sahrawi protesters in Laayoune who were celebrating Algeria's football victory in the Africa Cup of Nations on...

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

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 04:00:26 EDT
New Liberal gun-control policies coming soon, as firearms lobby gears up for a fight
A re-elected Liberal government will ban some types of "assault-style" rifles, as well as introduce additional restrictions on where firearms can be possessed or stored, according to Bill Blair. But m...

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 04:00:00 EDT
The science behind why vaping is becoming so popular in Canada
Vaping has become a lot more popular in Canada in a short period of time, despite what little is known of its long-term health effects.

Canadian World News

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 04:15:18 EDT
Students in Australia kick off global strike for climate action
Thousands of students took to the streets of Australia and other Asia-Pacific countries on Friday to kick off a global strike demanding world leaders who are gathering for a United Nations climate su...

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 02:50:06 EDT
Mexico's Los Cabos braces for approaching storm Lorena
Owners pulled boats from the water and hauled them away on trailers, while shopkeepers put plywood over windows and doors as Tropical Storm Lorena bore down on Mexico's resort-studded Los Cabos area, ...

Journal de Quebec (fr)

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 00:00:00 EDT
Québec prêt à collaborer avec les Hurons pour un salon de jeux
La semaine dernière, les Hurons-Wendats de Wendake ont dit vouloir faire partie du développement du Salon de jeux de Québec en cas de déménagement.

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 00:00:00 EDT
Le ministre Fitzgibbon emballé par le projet d’un ami lobbyiste
Le ministre de l’Économie, Pierre Fitzgibbon, est emballé par un nouveau projet d’exportation de quartz dont un ami lobbyiste a fait la promotion auprès de lui.

Regina Leader-Post

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 00:13:04 +0000
Unifor gives strike notice to SaskTel; job action to begin Sept. 30 unless deal reached
Job action will begin at 12:01 a.m. on Sept. 30 if a collective agreement cannot be reached. Other Crown unions also have strike mandate.

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 00:12:21 +0000
Regina seniors energetically engage at all-candidate election forum
A crowded room at Regina's Wesley United Church filled with mixture of cheers, applause, boos, scoffs, whoops and laughs as local politicians stated their case at an all-candidate seniors election forum Thursday.

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

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 01:15:04 -0700
Blackface, a wounded tiny horse and a wayward walleye; In-The-News for Sept. 20
In-The-News is a roundup of stories from The Canadian Press designed to kickstart your day. Here is what's on the radar of our editors for the morning of Sept. 20.What we are watching in Canada ...Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau is in Toronto today, ho...

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 01:00:04 -0700
Canada Post to unveil Leonard Cohen commemorative stamp to mark late singer's birthday
MONTREAL — Canada Post is set to honour the late singer Leonard Cohen with a new set of stamps to be revealed today.The three-stamp set — distinct designs celebrating the life and work of the beloved Montreal-born artist — will be unveiled at a...

Toronto Star

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 09:27:00 EDT
Trudeau again apologizes for wearing blackface, admitting privilege comes with ‘massive blind spot’
Hours after his campaign was rocked by revelations that Trudeau appeared in brownface during his time as a teacher, a new video appears to show yet another incident.

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 18:58:36 EDT
‘Why did he think this was a good idea?’: In the GTA, complex reactions to Justin Trudeau’s blackface photos
Between now and election day, the Star is looking at how local issues are shaping the campaign, and although the Trudeau photos did not happen locally, the anger, disappointment and confusion they caused emphatically did.

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

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 01:57:08 +0000
Local roundup: LeClair goes in first round of NLL Draft to Roughnecks
Liam LeClair will follow the same road as his older brother into the National Lacrosse League. The Calgary Roughnecks took the 21-year-older defender in the first round of the NLL Draft. Calgary selected his brother, Kellen LeClair, in the third roun...

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 01:43:51 +0000
Photos: All-candidates meeting held in Essex
The first local all-candidates meeting was held for the riding of Essex Thursday night at the Essex Civic Centre. Four candidates took part in the debate, focused on agricultural issues and sponsored by the Essex County Federation of Agriculture, in ...

Mexico El Norte (sp)

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 01:24:07 CDT
Aprueban nuevo órgano evaluador... reducido
El pleno de la Cámara de Diputados aprueba reducir funciones del nuevo órgano evaluador de educación, en comparación a desaparecido INEE.

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 23:13:22 CDT
Rechaza AMLO uso de fuerza para lograr paz
Ante ganadores del Premio Nobel de la Paz, AMLO asegura que la paz no se alcanza con el uso de la fuerza o autoritarismo, sino con justicia.

Mexico Informador (sp)

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 01:46:00 -0500
Protestan contra la violencia feminicida
Mujeres de diversas organizaciones marcharon en la denominada "Terremoto feminista" para alertar sobre el elevado número de feminicidios y agresiones en el país 

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 22:01:00 -0500
Aprueban Ley General de Educación en lo particular; va al Senado
Después de la aprobación en lo general, y tras desahogar más de 50 reservas, la mayoría de Morena dieron luz verde a dicha ley

Mexico Reforma (sp)

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 00:59:05 CDT
Envían a Senado ley sobre mejora continua
El pleno de la Cámara de Diputados aprobó reducir las funciones del nuevo órgano evaluador de educación, en comparación a desaparecido INEE.

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 23:09:08 CDT
Rechaza AMLO uso de fuerza para lograr paz
Ante ganadores del Premio Nobel de la Paz, AMLO aseguró que la paz no se alcanza con el uso de la fuerza o autoritarismo, sino con justicia.

Mexico Star

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 06:05:16 GMT
Trump Makes His Mark on Signature Border Wall Project
WHITE HOUSE - The border wall literally became President Donald Trump's signature project Wednesday.Trump used a permanent marker to sign a new portion of the rust-colored metal barrier, rei

Wed, 18 Sep 2019 06:38:36 GMT
Tagalog News: OrMin Media Club, may mga bagong opisyales na
LUNGSOD NG CALAPAN, Oriental Mindoro, Setyembre 18 (PIA) -- Nanumpa na sa kanilang mga tungkulin ang mga bagong halal na opisyales at kasapi ng Oriental Mindoro Media Club (OMMC).Ginanap ang

Mexico Topix (usa)

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