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Africa Headlines

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 08:31:34 GMT
Nigeria: Tokyo Olympics - Ese Brume Qualifies for Long Jump Final
[Premium Times] Brume is Nigeria's sole representative in the jumps in Tokyo since the disqualification of Ruth Usoro.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 08:31:32 GMT
Nigeria: Shootings, Injuries As APC Ward Congress Turns Violent in Ebonyi
[Premium Times] The exercise was largely peaceful in most parts of the state but gunmen invaded Ugwuachara Central School, Ebonyi Local Government Area, shooting sporadically.

Africa News

Africa News24

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 10:11:56 +0000
News24.com | US urges Tunisia to return to 'democratic path'
Tunisia should swiftly return to its 'democratic path', a top White House official has told President Kais Saied, days after his shock power grab that included suspending parliament.

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 13:59:56 +0000
News24.com | Rwanda lifts Covid lockdown on capital
Rwanda's government has ordered the lifting of a lockdown on the capital Kigali and eight other districts even though Covid-19 cases are still on the rise.

Central Africa

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 09:03:33 GMT
Rwanda: President Samia Suluhu Expected in Kigali
[Nation] Tanzanian President Samia Suhulu will on Monday arrive in Kigali for her first visit state to Rwanda. During the two-day visit, she is expected to hold private talks with President Paul Kagame.

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 05:22:01 GMT
Rwanda: Braille and Sign Language Curriculum to Be Introduced in Schools
[New Times] The Rwanda Basic Education Board (REB) is set to roll out a Competence Based Curriculum (CBC) for special needs children - with visual impairment and the ones with hearing loss - a curriculum that will be part of a unit called special nee...

Benin

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 06:28:07 GMT
Captured Nigerian Secessionist, Sunday Igboho, Faces Trial in Benin
[East African] Nigerian secessionist leader Sunday Adeyemo, also known as Sunday Igboho, appeared in a Beninese court on Monday to answer to charges of being in the country illegally.

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 04:30:20 GMT
Could Kidnapping for Ransom Open the Door to Terrorism in Benin?
[ISS] Fears are mounting that kidnapping for ransom could trigger terrorism in Benin. This is amid an already growing threat of violent extremism in the country. National authorities and local communities worry that kidnapping could exacerbate Benin'...

Botswana

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 08:20:06 GMT
Extended Covid-19 Vaccination Times in the Greater Gaborone
[The Patriot] Following the ministry announcement on the COVID-19 vaccination roll out program transition to Phase two which effected today, the ministry is experiencing a huge turnout in its vaccination sites especially in Gaborone and surrounding a...

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 08:20:42 GMT
BNSC Funding System to Boost Sport
[The Patriot] 'new system to improve accountability, transparency'

Burkina Faso

Sun, 25 Jul 2021 13:14:00 GMT
Record Number of People Fleeing Armed Attacks in Burkina Faso
[VOA] Geneva -- The U.N. refugee agency on Friday called for concerted action to help record-breaking numbers of people forced to flee increasingly violent armed attacks in Burkina Faso.

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 10:16:14 GMT
Sables Thrash Burkina Faso
[The Herald] Sports Reporter

Burundi

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 13:49:21 GMT
Burundi to Battle Tanzania in CECAFA U-23 Cup Final
[CAF] The curtains will be drawn at the regional CECAFA U-23 Challenge Cup when Burundi face Tanzania in the final at the Bahir Dar Stadium in Ethiopia on Friday.

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 12:33:34 GMT
Burundi Set to Host Live Marahaba Music Expo
[East African] As most African countries battle third and fourth waves of the Covid-19 pandemic, thousands of music lovers will be converging at the Zone Kinama Stadium in Bujumbura July 30-31 for the Marahaba Music Expo.

Cameroon

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 06:46:32 GMT
Cameroon Police Intercept Pangolin Scales Trafficked From 3 Countries
[VOA] Yaounde, Cameroon -- Cameroonian police say they have for the first time during the pandemic seized parts of an estimated 2,000 pangolins poached in Cameroon and neighboring Equatorial Guinea and Gabon. Police say travel restrictions had slowed...

Thu, 22 Jul 2021 11:28:57 GMT
Islamic Group ISWAP Takes Aim At the State in Cameroon
[ISS] Since the Boko Haram crisis went regional in 2013, communities in Cameroon, Chad and Niger have suffered the consequences of violent extremism. Just like in Nigeria where the insurgency started, countries surrounding Lake Chad have served as sa...

Cape Verde

Mon, 19 Jul 2021 12:26:37 GMT
Reviled Operation Condor recreated
[CAJ News] NEWS has broken in the past week about the involvement of Colombian mercenaries, trained by the United States, being at the heart of the assassination of Haitian President, Jovenel Moïse.

Mon, 19 Jul 2021 15:21:13 GMT
Cabo Verde Wants to Optimize Bilateral Relations With Angola
[ANGOP] Lobito -- The President of Cabo Verde, Jorge Carlos Fonseca, expressed this Sunday, in Angola's coastal Province of Benguela, his country's willingness to optimize bilateral relations with Angola, through strategic partnerships.

Central African Republic

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 17:06:13 GMT
AfCFTA Focus - Central African Republic
[Namibian] ON 1 January this year, trading under the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) became operational. The agreement pushes for a liberalised trade regime that would gradually lead to an integrated continental market with import tariff...

Tue, 27 Jul 2021 14:20:22 GMT
CAR Must Impartially Investigate Bongboto Killings - UN Expert
[OHCHR] Geneva -- "I deplore the killing of these individuals, and call for justice to be served for the victims and their families," said Yao Agbetse, UN Independent Expert on the situation of human rights in the Central African Republic.

Chad

Tue, 13 Jul 2021 10:51:47 GMT
Islamic State Fortifies Its Position in the Lake Chad Basin
[ISS] The death of Abubakar Shekau, long-time leader of Jama'atu Ahlis Sunnah lid-Da'wati wa'l-Jihad (JAS), has opened the space for a reconfiguration of forces in the Lake Chad Basin. It could allow Islamic State (IS) to consolidate its position in ...

Fri, 09 Jul 2021 14:21:32 GMT
Mediation Ongoing in Lome
[Cameroon Tribune] Since April, Togolese authorities have been holding series of negotiations aimed at seeking ways of bringing peace in the country.

Comoros

Tue, 06 Jul 2021 04:41:37 GMT
Comoros National Day
[State Department] On behalf of the Government of the United States of America, I congratulate the people of Comoros on the occasion of your independence.

Mon, 05 Jul 2021 08:58:44 GMT
Comoros Withdrawal Forces Change to 2021 Cosafa Cup Fixtures
[Cosafa] There has been a late change to the fixtures for the 2021 COSAFA Cup after Comoros were forced to pull out of the competition due their government's restrictions around the COVID-19 pandemic.

Congo-Brazzaville

Mon, 19 Jul 2021 16:11:43 GMT
Bishop of Aru, Georges Titre Ande, Elected As Next Primate and Archbishop of the Congo
[ACNS] The General Synod of the Province de L'Eglise Anglicane Du Congo has elected Dr Titre Ande as its next Primate and Archbishop.

Congo-Kinshasa

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 09:43:59 GMT
Déjà Vu - the DRC's Perpetual Cycles of Hope and Despair
[ISS] 'Can new leadership transform the DRC's fortunes?' was the title of a seminar this week presented by the Institute for Security Studies (ISS) and the South African Institute of International Affairs (SAIIA). It was a good question.

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 16:07:42 GMT
Ituri - Monusco Provides Temporary Work for 1,500 At-Risk Youth, Including Ex-Combatants
[Monusco] As part of its Community Violence Reduction (CVR) projects, MONUSCO has handed over to local authorities two agricultural feeder roads and three bridges located in the villqge groupings of Zadu and Baviba, 60 kilometers from Bunia, the capi...

Djibouti

Sat, 24 Jul 2021 12:41:30 GMT
Rwandans in Ethiopia, Djibouti Mark 27th Liberation Anniversary
[New Times] The Rwandan Embassy in Ethiopia in collaboration with the Rwandan communities living in Ethiopia and Djibouti on Friday, July 23, held a virtual event to celebrate Rwanda's 27th liberation anniversary.

Mon, 19 Jul 2021 15:31:17 GMT
Djibouti, Ethiopia to Launch Second Power Link
[East African] Djibouti and Ethiopia have secured finance to build a second electricity transmission line after the two neighbours enjoyed the returns from the first project that linked their power grids.

East Africa

East Africa

Equatorial Guinea

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 14:43:57 GMT
VP Teodorin Obiang's French Embezzlement Appeal Thrown Out
[RFI] France's highest appeals court upheld the embezzlement guilty verdict against Teodorin Obiang, the vice president of Equatorial Guinea, which could result in the return of millions of euros in assets to the country

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 06:23:54 GMT
'Huge Victory' as Vice President's Conviction Upheld
[HRW] Paris -- Paves Way for Equatoguineans to Regain Stolen Resources

Eritrea

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 07:35:32 GMT
Announcement From the Ministry of Health
[Shabait] Five patients have been diagnosed positive for COVID-19 in tests carried out today at Quarantine Centers in the Central and Southern Red Sea Regions.

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 07:28:04 GMT
Banatom - Triggering Industrialization in Alebu
[Shabait] Banatom Banana and Tomato Processing Factory, which is located at Alebu, Haykota sub-zone, started its operation in 2008 and it mainly relies for its input on tomato farms at Gerset, Fesko, Adi-Omar and to some extent Molober, Afhimbol, and...

Ethiopia

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 08:58:05 GMT
U.S. Announces U.S.$149 Million More for Tigray
[Addis Standard] Addis Abeba -- Ahead of the planned visit by Samantha Power, United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Administrator, the US has announced additional $149 million to support the humanitarian response in Tigray state,...

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 10:30:54 GMT
Explaining the Rare Weather That Stopped Flights to Bole Airport
[Ethiopian Herald] On late Sunday, due to bad weather at and around Bole International Airport, mainly due to cloud, aircrafts were forced to divert flights to nearby airports for short period of time. For safety reasons, flights to Addis were tempor...

Gabon

Tue, 13 Jul 2021 05:53:48 GMT
Gabon Becomes First Country on Continent to Receive Payment for Reducing CO2 Emissions
[Africa Renewal] Gabon is the first country in Africa to receive results-based payments for reduced emissions from deforestation and forest degradation.

Ghana

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 07:43:50 GMT
Ghana's First Openly Trans Musician Fights Homophobia With Song
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Hiplife and Afropop artist Angel Maxine says her song aims to comfort LGBT+ Ghanaians facing threats from authorities and a rise in verbal and physical attacks from the public

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 11:38:54 GMT
Ahmed Suale Murder - U.S. Embassy 'Unlocks' Victim's 2 Mobile Phone
[Ghanaian Times] The United States Embassy in Accra facilitated the 'unlocking' and extraction of information from two mobile phones, belonging to slain undercover journalist, Ahmed Hussein Suale, in the United States of America.

Guinea

Wed, 07 Jul 2021 06:18:16 GMT
IFAD and Guinea to Help Rural Populations Recover From the Effects of the Covid-19 Pandemic
[IFAD] Rome -- The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) will provide the Republic of Guinea with a grant to improve the resilience of more than 2,123 poor farming households trying to cope with the COVID-19 pandemic, by ensuring rap...

Thu, 01 Jul 2021 09:15:39 GMT
IMF Executive Board Concludes the 2021 Article Iv Consultation With Guinea
[IMF] Washington, DC: On June 21, 2021, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded the Article IV consultation [1] with Guinea.

Guinea Bissau

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 14:45:10 GMT
Bissau to Host CPLP Parliamentary Assembly in July
[ANGOP] Bissau -- The Parliamentary Assembly of the Community of Portuguese Language Countries (CPLP) will be held on 7 and 8 July, in Bissau. This was announced in a statement by the office of Guinea-Bissau Parliament speaker, Cipriano Cassamá.

Kenya

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 12:53:32 GMT
UK Announces Sanctions Against Top Official
[Nation] The United Kingdom has imposed an asset freeze and travel ban on one of Zimbabwe President Emmerson Mnangagwa's advisors for alleged corruption.

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 12:51:59 GMT
Kajiado Bans Transport of Livestock to Curb Theft
[Nation] Livestock trade is at stake in Kajiado after the county banned the transportation of sheep and goats to counter theft that has seen more than 1,000 animals stolen in the last six months.

Kenya Daily Nation

Kenya East African

Kenya Headlines

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 11:55:41 +0300
NASA death gives Raila tough option of hunting in hostile ground
Raila must now entice the Mt Kenya voting bloc, which Ruto has already penetrated if he loses Ukambani and Western

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 11:32:46 +0300
Raila calls for compulsory health insurance for the unemployed
Covid-19 has found Kenya off-guard with inadequate preventive health services, while the curative services are equally wanting

Kenya News

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 09:45:04 +0300
Woman strangles hubby for coming home drunk and empty handed
A 29-year-old woman from Cheptorit village in Belgut Constituency has been arrested for strangling to death her 44-year-old husband Bernard Kipkorir.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 09:39:50 +0300
Shock as Migori man commits suicide after death of 'girlfriend'
Residents of Puche village in Nyatike Sub-county, Migori, are in shock after the body of a 26-year-old man was found dangling from the roof...

Lesotho

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 07:33:25 GMT
Lesotho Joins Senegal, Zambia in Dropping 'Unfair' Tax Treaty After Mauritius Leaks
[International Consortium of Investigative Journalists] Officials in Lesotho had joined a chorus of African authorities complaining that agreements with tax haven Mauritius were bleeding their governments of much-needed tax revenue. 

Tue, 27 Jul 2021 13:05:46 GMT
A Young Woman of Strength
[E.G. Pediatric Aids Foundation] 'Mantsoboi Motlokoa was puzzled to Test HIV positive at the age of 16 because she had not indulged in sex before. While she was still coming to terms with her status, something prompted her to review her late mother's...

Liberia

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 12:43:49 GMT
Health Minister - Don't Ask Me About Weah Vaccines
[New Dawn] Liberia's Health Minister and head of the Incident Management System Dr. Wilhelmina Jallah says those who are concerned about President George Manneh Weah being vaccinated should ask the president himself and not her.

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 12:43:47 GMT
Pres. Joe Biden Congratulates Liberia
[New Dawn] United States President Joe Biden has congratulated the Government and people of Liberia as the West African nation observed 174th Independence Day on Monday, July 26, 2021.

Liberian Dialogue

Madagascar

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 12:11:35 GMT
Child Malnutrition Expected to Rise in Drought-Hit Nation
[East African] Madagascar's children could suffer lifelong health problems due to the ongoing drought that has caused a severe food shortage south of the island nation.

Tue, 27 Jul 2021 07:21:10 GMT
Child Malnutrition Expected to Quadruple in South of Country
[UN News] At least half a million children under five in drought-afflicted southern Madagascar are on the verge of acute malnourishment, two UN agencies warned on Monday.

Malawi

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 07:26:24 GMT
President Chakwera Meets MCP Diaspora Leaders in London
[Nyasa Times] Malawi President Dr Lazarus Chakwera in one of his final engagements while in the United Kingdom held an an audience with Malawi Congress Party diaspora at the Intercontinental Park Lane Hotel in London.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 07:22:43 GMT
Sports Authorities Urged to Invest in Up-and-Coming Athlete Asimenye Simwaka
[Nyasa Times] Malawi Olympic Committee (MOC), Ministry of Sports Malawi National Council of Sports as well as the Athletics Association of Malawi to invest in Alimenye Simwaka and other young athletes, who have the same potential manifested by Asimen...

Malawi Times

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 09:02:20 +0000
Lazarus Chakwera meets UK parliamentary group
President Lazarus Chakwera Tuesday had two engagements in the United Kingdom (UK), where he is expected to attend the Global Education Summit. He had a meeting with the All Party Parliamentary Group on Malawi at Westminster Abbey before proceeding to...

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 08:49:58 +0000
Identify new GDP growth drivers— World Bank
The latest Country Private Sector Diagnostic (CPSD) report by the World Bank and International Finance Corporation (IFC) has said Malawi needs new drivers of growth now more than ever to jumpstart economic recovery. The report released last week, say...

Mali

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 10:12:01 GMT
RSF Hails Former Malian Intelligence Chief's Arrest Over Reporter's Disappearance
[RSF] Reporters Without Borders (RSF) welcomes the arrest of the former head of Mali's intelligence agency, which is alleged to have held a journalist incommunicado for several months after he disappeared in January 2016, as RSF revealed earlier this...

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 10:20:45 GMT
Political Class Eager to Accompany Transition
[Cameroon Tribune] During a meeting in Bamako, the leaders said their support is possible if the Transitional Government respects the electoral calendar.

Mauritania

Tue, 20 Jul 2021 07:59:54 GMT
Saied Exchanges Eid Al-Idha Greetings With Mauritania's El-Ghazaouani
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Tunis/Tunisia -- President Kais Saied Monday had a phone talk with Mauritania's Mohamed Ould El-Ghazaouani during which they exchanged greetings on the occasion of the Eid Al-Idha.

Thu, 15 Jul 2021 08:10:44 GMT
Tunisia Takes Delivery of Medical Aid From Mauritania
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Tunis/Tunisia -- Medical aid, loaded on board two planes, as well as a medical and paramedical team from Mauritania, arrived Wednesday in Tunisia, said the Presidency of the Republic in a statement.

Mauritius

Tue, 29 Jun 2021 11:38:47 GMT
Journalists Receive Training On LGBTQ Reporting
[Government of Mauritius] A training on Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer (LGBTQ) reporting, aimed at familiarising journalists and reporters with different writing techniques to ensure a fair, accurate, and inclusive reporting of LGBTQ ...

Thu, 22 Jul 2021 13:05:15 GMT
Storing biometric data on identity cards violates privacy – UN Human Rights Committee
[OHCHR] GENEVA (22 July 2021) -- The UN Human Rights Committee has found that Mauritius' 2013 National Identity Card Act violates its citizens' privacy rights, as there are no sufficient guarantees that the fingerprints and other biometric data sto...

Mozambique

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 08:50:54 GMT
Govt Says Influx of African Troops Will Target Cabo Delgado Insurgents
[VOA] Mozambique's defense minister says South African troops are expected this week to join operations meant to counter insurgents in northern Cabo Delgado province.

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 15:56:54 GMT
304 ZNA Troops to Join Mozambique Mission
[The Herald] Zimbabwe is sending a team of 304 defence instructors to Mozambique to train Mozambican troops as its commitment to the SADC Standby Force Mission in Mozambique under the SADC Protocol on Politics, Defence and Security Cooperation.

Namibia

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 12:03:27 GMT
Why Should the President Be Trusted?
[Namibian] ACCOUNTABILITY, TRANSPARENCY AND anti-corruption rank first and foremost in president Hage Geingob's blueprint action plan for Namibia's development.

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 09:53:59 GMT
Deputy Higher Education Minister Dies
[Namibian] Deputy higher education minister Veno Kauaria has died.

Niger

Wed, 14 Jul 2021 07:56:59 GMT
President Tebboune Announces Opening of Borders Between Algeria, Niger to Ease Trade Exchanges
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -- President of the Republic, Abdelmadjid Tebboune, announced Tuesday in Algiers the opening of the land borders between Algeria and Niger to ease trade exchanges between the two countries.

Mon, 12 Jul 2021 09:52:26 GMT
Dozens Die in 'Terrorist' Attack in Restive Niger-Mali Border Zone
[RFI] Five civilians, four soldiers and 40 armed attackers were killed on Sunday in a clash in Niger's southwest region near the border with Mali, according to a statement from the authorities in Niger's capital, Niamey.

Nigeria

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 12:18:54 GMT
Bandits Acting With Impunity Under 'Sleepy Buhari', Says U.S. Economist, Hanke
[This Day] An American applied economist at John Hopkins University, Baltimore, United States, Steve H. Hanke, has stated that bandits are acting with impunity under a "sleepy" President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration.

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 12:21:53 GMT
Gombe Governor Presents 11 Utility Vehicles to LG Chairmen
[This Day] Gombe State Governor, Alhaji Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya yesterday presented brand new GAC Sedan ( Saloon) utility vehicles to the 11 Local Government Councils Chairmen in the State.

Nigeria African Herald Express

Nigeria National Mirror

Thu, 14 Nov 2019 09:52:39 +0000
NTA Engineers Spotted Struggling To Fix Their Equipment At UYO Stadium
See Photos of  NTA Engineers at the UYO Stadium struggling to fix their equipment to get better angles to view the match between Nigeria and Benin Republic which ended 2-1 … The post NTA Engineers Spotted Struggling To Fix Their Equipment At ...

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 08:22:25 +0000
Linda Ikeji And Dad Hangout With Femi Otedola At DJ Cuppy Gala
Popular blogger Linda Ikeji and her father step out in style as she takes her dad as her date to Dj cuppy foundation Cuppy gold gala in Abuja. They were … The post Linda Ikeji And Dad Hangout With Femi Otedola At DJ Cuppy Gala appeared first o...

Nigeria Nigeria Sturvs News

Nigeria The Nation

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 08:46:49 +0000
Civil servant needs N7m for kidney transplant
By Kunle Akinrinade A Lagos civil servant, Mr. Jubril Adeyemi Adebowale needs a sum of N7 million for a kidney transplant. According to Adebowale, doctors said he would need to undergo another transplant after the first one failed in 2020. He is curr...

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 08:45:30 +0000
Tworem holds ‘Bojuwomi’
The Way of Reconciliation Evangelistic Ministries (TWOREM) Int’l a.k.a Prophetic & Solution Chapel, Lagos and Ibadan, Nigeria will hold the third edition in 2021 of the interdenominational quarterly Holy Ghost inspired programme of Prophetic Pr...

Nigeria The Will

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 08:40:56 +0000
My Son Didn’t Deserve What Those People Did To Him, Mum Says At Burial Of Super TV CEO Usifo Ataga
August 01, (THEWILL) – Mrs. Sylvia Ataga, the mother of the slain Super TV Chief Executive Officer, Usifo Ataga, has shared intimate memories of her son who was buried on Friday at Ebony Vaults in Ikoyi, Lagos State. According to Sylvia, her h...

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 08:40:32 +0000
Celebrities Mourn Rachel Oniga
August 01, (THEWILL) – Popular Nigerian actress, Joke Silva, has reacted to the death of Rachel Oniga. THEWILL had reported that the veteran actress died on Friday from heart ailment complications. She is survived by three children and many gr...

Rwanda

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 12:52:51 GMT
Govt to Roll Out Immunisation Campaign Targeting Children
[New Times] The Ministry of Health, through Rwanda Biomedical Centre (RBC), plans to carry out an extensive catch-up immunisation campaign targeting children who have missed out on basic childhood vaccinations during lockdown.

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 12:38:00 GMT
Why Rwanda Has to Turn to Private Sector for Infrastructure Investment
[New Times] Rwanda needs to significantly mobilise private sector investments in infrastructure to meet development goals in the mid- and long-term, a World Bank report has noted.

Sao Tome and Principe

Tue, 20 Jul 2021 13:02:10 GMT
Presidential Race Narrows to Two
[Nation] The Presidential race in Sao Tome and Principe will head into a run-off after the two main contenders failed to garner enough votes.

Wed, 14 Jul 2021 11:04:08 GMT
President Congratulates Sao Tome and Principe for Independence
[ANGOP] Luanda -- The President of the Republic, João Lourenço, today (Tuesday) congratulated his Sao Tome and Principe's counterpart, Evaristo Carvalho, for the commemoration of the 46th anniversary of Independence of the Portuguese-speaking islan...

Senegal

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 08:05:56 GMT
Senegal, European Commission Partner in New Factory Deal
[East African] Senegal and the European Commission are in a partnership to build a vaccine manufacturing plant whose initial focus will be to produce the Covid-19 vaccine for Africa.

Mon, 19 Jul 2021 13:06:29 GMT
Africa Is Calling For A Global Plastic Treaty. Will The World Listen?
[allAfrica] The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), considers pollution as one of three threats our planet is facing, along with the climate crisis and the loss of nature. Among all sources of pollution and waste, plastic occupies the very t...

Seychelles

Thu, 22 Jul 2021 15:38:08 GMT
Seychelles Trading Co. Says Delivery Delays Won't Affect Prices or Available Supplies
[Seychelles News Agency] The Seychelles Trading Company (STC) says delivery delays for its consignment of goods will not affect the price of commodities for the public.

Thu, 22 Jul 2021 11:58:30 GMT
Seychelles' 5 Olympians for the Tokyo Games
[Seychelles News Agency] Seychelles will be represented by five athletes at the upcoming Olympic Games in Tokyo from July 23 to August 8. The athletes received a special send-off in a ceremony at State House in the presence of President Wavel Ramkala...

Sierra Leone

Thu, 22 Jul 2021 08:27:15 GMT
Parliamentary Delegation Pays a Courtesy Call On Salone's High Commission in Kenya
[Concord] Sierra Leone's Parliamentary Delegation to the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association Executive Committee Meeting in Nairobi, on Monday,19the July, 2021, paid a courtesy call on Sierra Leones's High Commission in Kenya.

Thu, 22 Jul 2021 08:27:10 GMT
APC MP's Health Condition Deteriorates in Prison, Denied Bail
[Concord] While renewing his bail application in court, lead Defense Counsel for Honourable Emmanuel Saidu Conteh, on Monday informed the court that, the health condition of his client has deteriorated considerably, stating that the blood sugar of th...

Sierra Leone Patriotic Vanguard


Andre and the gorilla
By Linda Amiani This photo was shot at Senkwekwe orphanage in DRC's Virunga National Park - the only one of its kind in the World. The work that André Bauma (pictured) and his colleagues do in this, Africa's oldest park, is some of the most impor...


Twitter ban restricts civic space in Nigeria
The civic space in Nigeria is increasingly becoming restricted, particularly after the indefinite ban on Twitter by the Nigerian government. The development has affected CSOs in Nigeria, as the government pushes for bills that violate citizens righ...

Sierra Leone Standard Times

Somalia

Thu, 22 Jul 2021 06:10:05 GMT
Al-Shabaab Threatens to Disrupt Upcoming Elections
[VOA] Mogadishu, Somalia -- Somali terrorist group al-Shabab has threatened to attack electoral delegates who will be choosing lawmakers in parliamentary elections beginning next week.

Thu, 22 Jul 2021 05:33:04 GMT
Somalia to Probe Skyward Express Plane Crash, KCAA Says
[Nation] Somalia will look into the 9.20am incident that saw a plane belonging to Skyward Express crash-land in Boru Hache near the Kenya-Somalia border.

South Africa AllAfrica

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 15:40:28 GMT
Health Minister - High Number of KZN Riot Detainees Test Positive for Coronavirus
[Daily Maverick] The government has sounded the alarm as a high number of those arrested over last week's riots have tested positive for Covid-19. Acting Health Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane says also that they fear people with symptoms will not ...

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 15:36:24 GMT
Proteas Spin Ireland Out of T20 Series - but Racism Claims Put Boucher On a Sticky Wicket
[Daily Maverick] Impressive displays from South Africa's spinners and a dominant showing with the bat by David Miller handed the nation a T20I series victory over Ireland. Back home, Proteas coach Mark Boucher is under the cosh following allegations ...

South Africa Business Day

South Africa Independent

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 08:45:35 GMT
Price of petrol and diesel to increase on Wednesday

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 17:20:56 GMT
National Institute of Communicable Diseases warns of potential rabies outbreak

South Africa Mail & Guardian

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 03:00:00 +0000
Will the oil price surge hurt South Africa’s recovery?
Higher oil prices can increase the costs of living and doing business, and South Africa’s oil imports will also likely rise in the second half of 2021, but there are a few reasons to remain positive too The post Will the oil price surge hurt Sout...

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 20:31:00 +0000
R15m to rid Gauteng of dirty air
The World Bank is funding a plan to deal with air pollution in Ekurhuleni, Tshwane and Johannesburg The post R15m to rid Gauteng of dirty air appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.

South Africa News 24

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 10:42:16 +0000
News24.com | Covid-19: SA receives 2.8 million Pfizer vaccine doses from the US
The government has received the first batch of Pfizer Covid-19 vaccines which the US has donated to the country.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 09:34:02 +0000
News24.com | Suspect to appear in Limpopo court in connection with gang rape of 11-year-old girl in graveyard
A 29-year-old man has been arrested after he and two other men allegedly raped an 11-year-old girl in Majeje, Limpopo.

South Africa News 24

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 10:42:16 +0000
News24.com | Covid-19: SA receives 2.8 million Pfizer vaccine doses from the US
The government has received the first batch of Pfizer Covid-19 vaccines which the US has donated to the country.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 09:34:02 +0000
News24.com | Suspect to appear in Limpopo court in connection with gang rape of 11-year-old girl in graveyard
A 29-year-old man has been arrested after he and two other men allegedly raped an 11-year-old girl in Majeje, Limpopo.

South Africa Sowetan Live

South Africa Times Live

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 10:58:00 +0200
New Zealand's PM Ardern apologises for 1970s immigration raids on Pacific community
New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern issued a sombre state apology on Sunday to the Pacific community for racially targeted immigration raids in the 1970s that resulted in deportations and prosecutions.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 10:56:04 +0200
Mastermind behind deadly 2019 Kashmir attack killed in shootout -Indian police
The mastermind behind a 2019 attack that killed 40 Indian paramilitary troops has been killed in a shootout with security forces, Indian police in Kashmir said on Saturday.

South Sudan

Thu, 22 Jul 2021 08:23:07 GMT
South Sudan Peace Plan Needs Political Goodwill and Funding
[East African] "Just as a fence has to be built with pegs, an able person needs the help of three others." -- Chinese Proverb.

Wed, 21 Jul 2021 14:29:00 GMT
Cecafa U-23 - Kenya Down South Sudan to Storm Semis
[Nation] Kenya qualified for the semi-finals of the ongoing Cecafa Under-23 Championship after beating South Sudan 2-0 in their final pool match in Bahir, Ethiopia.

South Sudan Nation

Southern Africa

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 15:10:35 GMT
Southern Africa: Mozambique Govt Pledges to Work for Success of SADC Force
[AIM] Maputo -- The Mozambican government on Thursday promised to work to ensure the success of the mission of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) in eliminating the terrorist groups operating in parts of the northern province of Cabo D...

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 09:32:28 GMT
Zimbabwe: 'He Is Our Breadwinner' Tearful Mother As Son Is Deported From UK
[New Zimbabwe] "I AM hurt, I do not even know where or how he will restart his life," said a mother, waiting in vain to catch a glimpse of her 32-year-old son on arrival at the Robert Gabriel International Airport Thursday.

Sudan

Thu, 22 Jul 2021 11:39:07 GMT
Hundreds Protest Deadly Attack On North Darfur's Displaced
[Radio Dabanga] El Fasher / Kabkabiya -- Hundreds of people participated in a mass demonstration in El Fasher on Tuesday to condemn the attack on Sortony camp for the displaced in Kabkabiya locality, North Darfur, in which at least 17 people were kil...

Thu, 22 Jul 2021 08:12:59 GMT
Eid El Adha - El Burhan, Hamdok, Appeal for Unity in Sudan
[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -- In messages congratulating Sudanese Muslims on the occasion of Eid El Adha*, the Chairman of Sudan's Transitional Sovereignty Council, Gen. Abdelfattah El Burhan, and the Prime Minister, Abdallah Hamdok, have appealed for ...

Swaziland

Mon, 19 Jul 2021 02:00:06 GMT
How Covid-19 Undermines Democracy in Africa
[allAfrica] As the recorded number of infections in Africa edges towards the six million mark, it has become clear that Covid-19 is not only a public health challenge. Apart from the devastating economic impact of lockdowns and related regulations, t...

Mon, 19 Jul 2021 12:45:19 GMT
eSwatini Crisis - Time to Rethink Governance and Allow Multiparty Democracy
[Daily Maverick] In response to the police and army violence against protesters in Eswatini, the Southern African Human Rights Defenders Network has written to SADC asking for inclusive negotiations to introduce democracy and human rights and making ...

Swaziland Times

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 09:11:00 +0200
BACEDE, MTHANDENI OFFER E1M FOR FREEDOM
MBABANE – Mduduzi Bacede Mabuza and Mthandeni Dube yesterday offered to provide a combined E1 million on top of whatever amount the court may order

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 09:08:00 +0200
NO CHANCE TO ADDRESS SUPPORTERS FOR MABUZA, DUBE
MBABANE - The only thing they could do was wave at their supporters in court yesterday. Hosea MP Mduduzi Bacede Mabuza and his Ngwempisi counterpart, Mthandeni

Tanzania

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 12:51:33 GMT
Kimathi, Wahome, Anwar Race After Tanzania Honours
[Nation] Three young Kenyan drivers toughened by the recent World Rally championships Safari Rally are crossing borders to chase for fame and fortune.

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 08:07:37 GMT
Constitutional Question Brings Out Magufuli in President Samia Suluhu
[East African] Tanzanian President Samia Suluhu is facing accusations of overseeing a renewed crackdown on opposition groups, just months after she took over power and began reversing her predecessor's 'bulldozing' style.

Tanzania Citizen

Gambia

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 12:04:49 GMT
Gambia's Truth Commission Puts a Price On Reparations
[JusticeInfo.net] The final report of the Truth, Reconciliation and Reparations Commission, expected to be submitted today to the President of Gambia, has been postponed to September 30. Meanwhile the Commission has clarified what it has spent in rep...

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 08:14:38 GMT
Citizens Abroad Excluded From Election Excercise
[The Point] It has been rightly argued that one of the fundamental pillars of influencing citizenry driven processes and expression of choice on how individuals wish to be governed is through voting. A week ago, the IEC forged ahead with its voter re...

Togo

Thu, 22 Jul 2021 12:40:18 GMT
UNHCR Welcomes Togo's Decision to Intensify Its Fight Against Statelessness
[UNHCR] UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, applauds Togo's accession to the two UN Conventions on Statelessness.

Mon, 19 Jul 2021 05:29:04 GMT
Massive Data Leak Reveals Spyware Used to Target Activists, Journalists, and Political Leaders Globally
[AI London] Authoritarian governments using Pegasus software sold by the Israeli surveillance company NSO Group Jamal Khashoggi family members were targeted with Pegasus software 'They paint a picture of legitimacy, while profiting from widespread h...

Uganda

Thu, 22 Jul 2021 12:03:58 GMT
System Rejects 87,000 Covid Cash Beneficiaries
[Monitor] By Damali Mukhaye

Thu, 22 Jul 2021 12:03:57 GMT
Museveni Rejects Loans for Importation of Buses
[Monitor] Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) and the METU bus industries have reportedly finalized plans for the company to assemble and manufacture buses to ease transport needs in the greater Kampala Metropolitan Area (GKMA).

Uganda Daily Monitor

West Africa

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 12:18:54 GMT
Nigeria: Bandits Acting With Impunity Under 'Sleepy Buhari', Says U.S. Economist, Hanke
[This Day] An American applied economist at John Hopkins University, Baltimore, United States, Steve H. Hanke, has stated that bandits are acting with impunity under a "sleepy" President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration.

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 14:50:16 GMT
Liberia: Marketers Decried Hardship Ahead of Liberia's 174th Independence Day Celebration
[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -- As Liberia clocks 174 years of independence, the reading on the lips of many marketers has it that there is nothing to celebrate because of the hardship they are faced with on a daily basis.

Zambia

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 08:19:05 GMT
Govt's Desire to Make Zambia Food Secure Impressive
[Times of Zambia] Government must be commended for continuing to deliver agriculture inputs on time especially to farmers being supported through the Farmer Input Support Programme (FISP).

Thu, 22 Jul 2021 08:41:29 GMT
Covid-19 - Ndola Morgues Overwhelmed
[Times of Zambia] Spiraling Covid-19 cases in the country have put immense pressure on many sectors, especially health. In this article, Features Chief Reporter MARTIN NYIRENDA looks at how the increased number of deaths has overstretched the capacit...

Zimbabwe

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 09:32:28 GMT
'He Is Our Breadwinner' Tearful Mother As Son Is Deported From UK
[New Zimbabwe] "I AM hurt, I do not even know where or how he will restart his life," said a mother, waiting in vain to catch a glimpse of her 32-year-old son on arrival at the Robert Gabriel International Airport Thursday.

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 09:26:48 GMT
Prisons Embark On Vaccination As 17 Inmates, Officers Succumb to Covid-19
[New Zimbabwe] Zimbabwe Prison Correctional Services (ZPCS) says it has escalated its Covid-19 vaccination programmes among inmates and prison officers to combat the spread of the deadly pandemic which has hit its jails.

Zimbabwe Herald

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 22:07:12 +0000
‘Mwonzora free to join Polad’
Joseph Madzimure Senior Reporter PRESIDENT Mnangagwa yesterday said MDC-T leader Mr Douglas Mwonzora was free to join the Political Actors Dialogue (Polad) if he wishes. He said this at State House yesterday while handing over 19 Isuzu D-Max vehicle...

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 22:06:13 +0000
Covid-19: Infection rates continue to inch down, but still high
Herald Reporter The third and worst wave of Covid-19 infection continues to retreat very slowly in Zimbabwe, with the rolling average of new daily infections having fallen by 25 percent from its July 15 peak by the middle of this week, but daily infe...

Zimbabwe Mail

Cambodian Times

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 02:05:09 GMT
Vietnam reports 8,624 new COVID-19 cases, 145,686 in total
HANOI, July 31 (Xinhua) -- Vietnam recorded 8,624 new COVID-19 cases on Saturday, including 8,620 locally transmitted and four imported, according to the country's Ministry of Health. The new infections brought the total tally to 145,686, with 1,306 ...

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 00:35:09 GMT
Lawmakers Seek to Curb Chinese Ownership of US Farmland
U.S. politicians are seeking to restrict Chinese purchases of American farmland amid fears that such purchases - while so far affecting a miniscule share of U.S. agricultural land - could ultimately pose a threat to the U.S. food supply chain.The Hou...

Hong Kong China

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 11:15:30 +0800
China reports 75 new Covid-19 cases
China on Sunday reported 75 new cases of Covid-19 for July 31, up from 55 cases a day earlier, including new locally transmitted cases in eight provinces. The wave is part of an expanding Covid -19 Delta variant outbreak in China that is becoming i...

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 12:05:29 +0800
Two more parts of China report Covid outbreaks
China on Saturday raced to contain its worst coronavirus outbreak in months as fresh cases were reported in two more parts of the country, including the sprawling megacity of Chongqing. The highly contagious Delta variant has already been confirmed ...

Hong Kong Local

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 16:44:23 +0800
Voucher plan draws mixed responses from small vendors
The government’s voucher scheme has drawn mixed responses from small businesses on the first day of its launch, with some remaining doubtful about its effectiveness and others saying it would likely boost sales. The owner of a children’s outfitt...

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 16:04:54 +0800
HK sees three new imported Covid cases
Hong Kong has reported three imported Covid-19 cases, involving people who flew in from the US and Cambodia. They are all asymptomatic. The Centre for Health Protection (CHP) on Sunday said two of the patients – a 19-year-old girl from the US and...

South China Morning Post

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 16:07:08 +0800
Myanmar will hold new elections in two years, junta chief Min Aung Hlaing promises
Myanmar’s junta chief on Sunday said elections would be held and a state of emergency lifted by August 2023, extending the military’s initial timeline given when it deposed Aung San Suu Kyi six months ago.The country has been in turmoil since the...

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 16:00:06 +0800
In Malaysia and Tunisia alike, young democracies are being destabilised by dysfunctional leadership
In the past week, events in Malaysia and Tunisia have highlighted the unprecedented challenges faced by two young democracies, brought on by complex domestic politics and leadership struggling to respond to the coronavirus pandemic.In Malaysia, the s...

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

2018-09-04T07:23:49+05:30
Teacher's Day Special: Need to prepare teachers for role of educational therapists
Teacher's Day is going to be observed on September 5 with the same rituals as usual. However, there is a need to discuss certain serious issues of educational practices and emergent roles of teachers.

2018-09-03T21:48:04+05:30
When we die each day to all that is old; there can be the new: J Krishnamurti
"There can be nothing new; there can be nothing creative, in that which has continuance - which is fairly obvious. It is only when continuity ends that there is a possibility of that which is ever new. But it is this ending that we dread and we don't...

Indonesia Headlines

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 01:49:01 GMT
Medal table at Tokyo Olympic Games on July 31
TOKYO, July 31 (Xinhua) -- Following is medal table at the Tokyo Olympic Games after the competitions on Saturday, July 31 (tabulated under delegations, gold, silver, bronze and total medals): China 21 13 12 46 Japan 17 5 8 30 United States 16 17 13 ...

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 00:35:09 GMT
Lawmakers Seek to Curb Chinese Ownership of US Farmland
U.S. politicians are seeking to restrict Chinese purchases of American farmland amid fears that such purchases - while so far affecting a miniscule share of U.S. agricultural land - could ultimately pose a threat to the U.S. food supply chain.The Hou...

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

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 16:52:26 +0800
Surge in Covid-19 cases in Johor mainly from industry, community clusters, says state health exco
JOHOR BARU, Aug 1 — The spike in Covid-19 cases in Johor of late is attributed mainly to the industry and community clusters. State Health and Environment Committee chairman, R. Vidyananthan said many positive cases were detected among factory...

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 16:49:37 +0800
Head coach says after Tokyo Games bronze win, Aaron-Wooi Yik still have long way to go to achieve more success
TOKYO, Aug 1 — National men’s doubles shuttlers Aaron Chia-Soh Wooi Yik still have a long way to go despite winning the bronze medal at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics on Saturday (July 31). Men’s doubles head coach Flandy Limpele, who refused to get.....

Mongolia

Pakistan World News

Sun, 01 Aug 21 07:18:00 +0500
Taliban rockets hit Kandahar airport in Afghanistan, flights suspended
Taliban spokesperson says attack aimed at thwarting air strikes conducted by Afghan govt forces

Fri, 30 Jul 21 13:28:14 +0500
Delta variant as contagious as chickenpox: report
Variant more likely to break through protections afforded by the vaccines, says report

Pakistani News

Sat, 31 Jul 21 08:00:27 +0500
How the US, China, India, Pakistan and Russia are reshaping South Asia
America is expected to hype up the so-called “China threat” to reassure India of its commitment to the “Old Quad”

Fri, 30 Jul 21 03:45:18 +0500
A brief history of the Spin Boldak conflict
Spin Boldak has long played an outsize role in the trajectory of Afghan politics

Philippines

Sun, 1 Aug 2021 16:11:00 +0800
Emulate peace efforts of Basilan residents — retired AFP chief
The outgoing Armed Forces chief of staff, who got a Medal of Valor for gallantry and whose tenure ended Saturday, urged southerners to emulate how residents of Basilan have made their province peaceful.

Sun, 1 Aug 2021 16:01:00 +0800
Philippines starts August with 8,735 more COVID-19 cases
Health authorities reported 8,735 new coronavirus cases on the first day of August, with deaths reaching 28,016.

Philippines Bacolod

Philippines Baguio

Philippines Cagayan-De-Oro

Philippines Cebu

Philippines Davao

Philippines Dumaguete

Philippines Headlines

Sun, 1 Aug 2021 16:01:00 +0800
Philippines starts August with 8,735 more COVID-19 cases
Health authorities reported 8,735 new coronavirus cases on the first day of August, with deaths reaching 28,016.

Sun, 1 Aug 2021 15:29:00 +0800
NCR spike in COVID-19 cases suggest Delta variant community transmission — OCTA
"The rapid growth rate suggests the possibility of community transmission of the Delta variant in the NCR," OCTA Research said on Sunday.

Philippines Iloilo

Philippines Manila

Philippines Nation

Sun, 1 Aug 2021 16:11:00 +0800
Emulate peace efforts of Basilan residents — retired AFP chief
The outgoing Armed Forces chief of staff, who got a Medal of Valor for gallantry and whose tenure ended Saturday, urged southerners to emulate how residents of Basilan have made their province peaceful.

Sun, 1 Aug 2021 11:39:00 +0800
PNP investigates alleged police shooting of man in Marinduque
“Right now, I am asking to let the investigation takes its course,” Eleazar said, adding that he would personally monitor the progress of the investigation. 

Philippines Pampanga

Philippines Pangasinan

Philippines Regional

Philippines Tacloban

Philippines Zamboanga

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 22:38:00 +0800
Army, NPA clash anew in Zamboanga del Norte
THE remaining members of the New People’s Army (NPA) in the Zamboanga Peninsula have been advised to surrender and live a peaceful life together with their families.Major General Generoso Ponio, 1st

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 22:38:00 +0800
BFAR facilitates shipment of fresh fish to Bohol
THE Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR), through its program Operations Plan (Oplan) Isda, has facilitated the shipment of 1.59 metric tons (MT) of fresh frozen Matambaka and Galunggong from

Singapore News Asia

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 16:36:22 +0800
Cambodia to mix vaccines as booster shots to fight COVID-19
Cambodia will begin offering a booster shot against Covid-19, switching between the AstraZeneca and Chinese COVID-19 vaccines in an effort to fight the spread of the coronavirus in the Southeast Asian country.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 15:38:49 +0800
Chinese cities test millions as COVID-19 cases surge
Chinese cities rolled out mass testing of millions of people and imposed fresh travel restrictions as health authorities battled Sunday to contain the country's most widespread coronavirus outbreak in months.

Singapore Today Online

Thailand Bangkok Most Recent

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 15:11:00 +0700
Cambodia to mix vaccines as booster shots to fight Covid
PHNOM PENH: Cambodia will begin offering a booster shot against Covid-19, switching between the AstraZeneca and Chinese Covid-19 vaccines in an effort to fight the spread of the coronavirus in the neighbouring country.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 14:45:00 +0700
YouTube suspends Sky News Australia channel
SYDNEY: YouTube said Sunday it had barred Sky News Australia from uploading new content for one week, citing concerns about Covid-19 misinformation.

Thailand Bangkok Top Stories

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 13:34:00 +0700
Thailand 2031: A Glimpse into the Future
Why 2031? The next decade is likely to become seen as a milestone era during which the world accelerated into a period of development and prosperity having successfully turned the page of one of the worst chapters in modern history after Covid-19 sho...

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 18:28:00 +0700
Army files complaint against coup poster
The army chief has filed a complaint against a social media user who posted that a military coup was brewing, with plans to replace Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha with Gen Apirat Kongsompong as prime minister.

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

Fri, 10 Apr 2020 03:01:12 GMT
5 Tips and Tricks for Minecraft for Android
  Minecraft is deemed to be one of the popular and successful arcade-style games ever made. 

Thu, 15 Sep 2016 05:00:00 GMT
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Argentina

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 09:32:00 GMT
“Only a miracle can save Argentina's economy,” says Brazilian President Bolsonaro
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has said in his social media broadcast that “only a miracle will save the Argentine economy,” as he referred to the administration of his colleague Alberto Fernández as “a regime that d...

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 09:20:00 GMT
Port workers' strikes hinder Argentine exports of cereals
With most Argentine ports along the Paraná river unoperational due to the historic downspout, Quequén, Necochea, and Bahía Blanca on the Atlantic coast would have become an alternative way out for agri-food exports had it no...

Bahamas Weekly

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 14:12:08 EDT
Bahamian athletes making country proud
Statement from Prime Minister the Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis: It was a moment of great pride for the country last night when Kai Jones was drafted 19th overall in the National Basketball Association (NBA) Draft. He will play for t...

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 12:28:14 EDT
100 Trees Planted For CIBC FirstCaribbean's 100th Year Banking Anniversary
To celebrate 100 years of banking in the region, CIBC FirstCaribbean is planting 100 trees across the 16 territories in which it operates. The first tree planting in The ...

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Bolpress (sp)

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 10:04:25 +0000
Fiscalía: Peritaje internacional demostró que no existió manipulación electoral en 2019
Una “Pericia en el Área de Seguridad Informática y Administración de Redes” sobre la integridad informática de los resultados de las elecciones del 20 de octubre de 2019, encargada por el Ministerio Público al ...

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 09:30:00 +0000
Pedro Castillo, el desafío de construir una democracia participativa
Mariana Álvarez Orellana – CLAE, SurySurPedro Castillo, hijo de un peón agrícola de la región Cajamarca, beneficiario de la Reforma Agraria de 1969 con el gobierno de Juan Velasco Alvarado, es el nuevo presidente del Per...

El Diario (sp)

Tue, 19 Nov 2019 00:00:00 -0400
Analizan elecciones vía Decreto Supremo
El expresidente Jorge Quiroga y el ministro de la Presidencia, Jerjes Justiniano, señalaron que ante la posibilidad de boicot para que se posesionen vocales probos que conformen un nuevo Tribunal Supremo Electoral y la posterior convocatoria eleccio...

Tue, 19 Nov 2019 00:00:00 -0400
Diputado de oposición denunció a Morales
El diputado por Unidad Demócrata (UD) Rafael Quispe y el abogado Omar Durán interpusieron ayer ante el Ministerio Público una denuncia penal en contra del expresidente Evo Morales, por los presuntos delitos de terrorismo, financiamiento de terrori...

Brazil

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 09:32:00 GMT
“Only a miracle can save Argentina's economy,” says Brazilian President Bolsonaro
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has said in his social media broadcast that “only a miracle will save the Argentine economy,” as he referred to the administration of his colleague Alberto Fernández as “a regime that d...

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 08:47:00 GMT
Cold wave brings snow to several Brazilian cities in the state of Rio Grande do Sul
At least 13 cities in the Brazilian State of Río Grande do Sul Wednesday recorded snowfalls, a rare event for the region, but one that has come to be due to this year's harsh winter temperatures.

Colombia

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 12:23:42 +0000
How Colombia’s far-right TV personalities get people killed
Colombia’s migration agency illegally detained and expelled a German citizen after media personalities embarked on a stigmatization campaign that got one person killed. Senator Maria Fernanda Cabal of President Ivan… The post How Colombia...

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 09:29:46 +0000
Colombia asks for international help amid refugee crisis
Colombia’s President Ivan Duque asked for international help on Thursday to deal with a refugee crisis that collapsed the northwestern border with Panama. Thousands of refugees have been stuck at… The post Colombia asks for international ...

Colombia Bogota

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 13:23:24 +0000
Colombia variant detected in US comes as new cases decrease at home
A Colombian variant is behind an increase in new Florida cases given the state's close connectivity with South America. WHO claims B.1.621 requires "further monitoring."

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 21:20:18 +0000
Colombia’s coca growing areas reduce third year in a row, claims UNODC report
The total area of Colombia's coca harvest continues to decrease claims most recent UNODC report, yet more pure cocaine is being produced per hectare.

Costa Rica News

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 06:55:32 +0000
Today’s Vehicle Restriction August 1: “ODDS” CANNOT circulate
QCOSTARICA – For today, Sunday, August 1, vehicles with ODD ending license plates (1, 3, 5, 7, & 9) CANNOT circulate. Also, if you are driving with an exemption letter, a reminder that you will need a new letter starting today, August 1. Th...

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 13:43:06 +0000
The Netherlands eliminates mandatory quarantine for Costa Ricans
QCOSTARICA – Costa Ricans can now enter the Netherlands carrying a vaccination certificate (complete scheme) or a negative result of a detection test for the SARS-CoV-2 virus (antigens or PCR) as of this July 30, and they will not have to manda...

Radio Habana (sp)

Fri, 21 Aug 2020 04:52:00 -0400
El lunes comienzan en Cuba los ensayos clínicos de su candidato vacunal contra la covid
La Habana, 21 ago (RHC) Una vacuna que enaltecerá el desarrollo de la ciencia en Cuba; que nos situará a la altura de países desarrollados; que rendirá homenaje al Comandante en Jefe Fidel Castro Ruz, artífice principal del sector biotecnológi...

Fri, 21 Aug 2020 04:26:05 -0400
Aumenta Cuba pesquisas de laboratorio ante rebrote de la covid
La Habana, 21 ago (RHC) En Cuba, desde el 11 de marzo hasta la fecha, se han realizado 346 439 muestras pcr, de las cuales 3 565 han confirmado casos de la COVID-19, lo que indica que la positividad del virus en el país ronda el 1 %, afirmó el min...

Dominica News online

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 16:18:56 +0000
Tough break for Olympic athlete Dennick Luke at Tokyo Olympics
National Athlete Dennick Luke’s dreams of qualifying for the next round of the men’s 800 meter event at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics ended on a sad note. Luke was running in lane 8 in heat number 5, when it appears... The post Tough break for ...

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 14:15:44 +0000
NEW MUSIC: Shalina releases ‘Music Remedy’
Vocal queen Shalina Samuel is stepping up to bring a refreshing new sound. “Excitement, fun, makes you want to dance, [and] pull some friends to have fun.” That’s how Samuel describes her new single. ‘Music Remedy’ as the song is... The pos...

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

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 07:44:00 GMT
Argentina eolic power satisfied 24% of domestic electricity demand during July
More than 24% of electric power demand in windy Argentina was supplied by eolic energy during the month of July, which is considered a historic record when it comes to renewable energies, pointed out by the country's Energy Sec...

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 00:30:00 GMT
Falklands signs HPP2 Memorandum of Understanding ahead of August visit by ICRC
This Thursday the Falkland Islands Government signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between FIG, the UK Government, and the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC).

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

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 01:35:39 -0500
Hellish homes
In the most nightmarish incidents of corporal punishment, Jamaican children are tortured, burned, and maimed by their parents and guardians for the most senseless reasons. And with more than 30 broken bones, the plight of a two-year-old girl is...

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 01:35:20 -0500
ExtraTerrestrial
TOKYO, Japan: The world yesterday witnessed one of the most amazing sporting performances in history, as Elaine Thompson Herah emphatically defended her Olympic 100m title with a 10.61 seconds run inside the Tokyo Olympic Stadium – in a run and a....

Jamaica Observer

Sun, Aug 1, 2021 07:01:00 GMT
Good response to new COVID-19 vaccination blitz
More Jamaicans began showing up at vaccination sites yesterday as the Government rolled out its latest inoculation blitz after the arrival of 300,000 doses of the AstraZeneca shot Friday, courtesy of the United Kingdom.The Ministry of H...

Sun, Aug 1, 2021 07:01:00 GMT
Awesome trio!
The last time that Jamaica's female athletes swept the Olympic 100-metres final was at the 2008 Games in Beijing, China. The trio of Shelly-Ann Fraser, Sherone Simpson and Kerron Stewart brought untold joy to Jamaicans here and across t...

Jamaica Star

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 17:21:27 -0500
Florida breaks record with more than 21,000 new COVID cases
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- Florida reported 21,683 new cases of COVID-19, the state's highest one-day total since the start of the pandemic, according to federal health data released Saturday, as its theme park resorts again started asking...

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 17:10:53 -0500
French police clash with anti-virus pass protesters in Paris
PARIS (AP) -- Thousands of people protested France's special virus pass with marches through Paris and other French cities on Saturday. Most demonstrations were peaceful, but sporadic clashes with riot police marked protests in the...

Latin America

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 09:25:00 GMT
Former Haiti First Lady considers running for president
Martine Moïse, the widow of slain Haitian President Jovenel Moïse, is considering running in the next elections, according to an interview published Friday by The New York Times.

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 07:22:00 GMT
Bad start for Peruvian president Castillo, two trips in two days
Another bump in the head for the stubborn Peruvian president Pedro Castillo who took office this week. Not only his nomination for prime minister Guido Bellido has been questioned as a former admirer of a terrorist group that r...

Mercosur

Mon, 26 Jul 2021 07:41:00 GMT
Food Systems Pre Summit takes off this Monday in Rome: UN and Italy hosts
Several Mercosur top officials will be attending the 2021 United Nations Food Systems Pre Summit that takes off this Monday in Rome until 28 July. The UN and Italy are hosting the Pre-Summit gathering under the leadership of UN...

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 09:16:00 GMT
Yacyretá's electricity output severely hit by Paraná river downspout
The historical downspout of the Paraná River has led Yacyretá, Argentina's biggest hydroelectric plant, to work at around 50% of its normal capacity, which has a direct impact on supply to the electrical system.

Newsroom Panama

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

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

Paraguay

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 07:23:00 GMT
Chinese investors eye Paraguay for Bitcoin production
Paraguay is to receive large investments to install 500,000 Bitcoin miners, as at least eight Chinese economic groups have expressed their interest in relocating their operations to the South American country thanks to its favo...

Tue, 27 Jul 2021 07:58:00 GMT
Paraguayan President says Covax mechanism “did not work”
Paraguay's President Mario Abdo Benítez Monday said he was frustrated with the purchase of anticoronavirus vaccines through the World Health Organization's (WHO) Covax program, because “it did not work.” Abdo also thanked ...

La Republica (sp)

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 07:40:30 +0000
Niño de Turkana: Google celebra el hallazgo del humano de Turkana con doodle animado
El fósil KNM-WT 15.000, también conocido como niño de Nariokotome, fue descubierto en 1984 y el buscador más popular de la red le rinde homenaje.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 07:39:47 +0000
Temblor de 4.3 de magnitud remeció Piura hoy, según IGP
El temblor de hoy, 1 de agosto de 2021, se registró en el kilómetro 14 al oeste de Sullana con una profundidad de 34 kilómetros, según informó el Instituto Geofísico del Perú (IGP).

Peru al Dia (sp)

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 23:46:14 +0000
Scarlett Johannson denuncia a Disney por transmitir Black Widow vía streaming el día del estreno
La protagonista de “Black Widow” afirma que la empresa no cumplió con unos acuerdos de exclusividad a favor de las salas de cine. Scarlett Johansson realizó una demanda contra Disney por incumplir el contrato que mantenían, luego de tr...

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 21:36:46 +0000
Contraloría promueve el control social con curso virtual en Morropón y Huancabamba
La Contraloría General continúa con su labor de fortalecimiento de capacidades a ciudadanos y representantes de la sociedad civil organizada. Esta vez, en las provincias de Morropón y Huancabamba, desarrollará el curso virtual “El control socia...

South America

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 10:00:00 GMT
Gasoline goes up yet again in Uruguay
The Government of Uruguay Friday announced an increase in the price of fuel as of July 31. It is the third rise in less than two months.

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 09:32:00 GMT
“Only a miracle can save Argentina's economy,” says Brazilian President Bolsonaro
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has said in his social media broadcast that “only a miracle will save the Argentine economy,” as he referred to the administration of his colleague Alberto Fernández as “a regime that d...

Unasur

Tue, 13 Jul 2021 09:00:00 GMT
Latam expected to grow 5,2% this year but 2,9% in 2022: structural problems remain, ECLAC report
The Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) raised its average growth estimate for the region in 2021 to 5.2%, reflecting a rebound from the deep contraction of 6.8% registered in 2020 as a consequence o...

Fri, 18 Jun 2021 09:55:00 GMT
Castillo advisor says there will be “no expropriations, no nationalization, or price controls” in Peru
Pedro Francke, a 60-year-old economy professor and advisor to presidential frontrunner Pedro Castillo, has announced “there will be no expropriations, no nationalization, or price controls” in Peru, the Madrid daily El Paí...

Uruguay

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 10:00:00 GMT
Gasoline goes up yet again in Uruguay
The Government of Uruguay Friday announced an increase in the price of fuel as of July 31. It is the third rise in less than two months.

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 09:56:00 GMT
Third dose of Pfizer coming up globally as Delta variant keeps crawling in
The Government of Israel has become the first in the world to decide on the use of a third dose of the Pfizer anticoronavirus vaccine, a move which some other countries are likely to follow suit shortly.

Venezuela

Tue, 27 Jul 2021 09:08:00 GMT
Duque wants Venezuela to be declared "promoter of terrorism" for harboring FARC dissidents
Colombian President Iván Duque Monday said several former guerrilla commanders were being granted shelter in Venezuela and asked the United States that Venezuela be added to the list of countries that promote terrorism.

Mon, 26 Jul 2021 09:50:00 GMT
Lacalle the best, Maduro the worst - says survey of how LatAm Presidents have handled the covid-19 pandemic
Uruguayan President Luis Alberto Lacalle Pou was Latin America's best president when it came down to handling the coronavirus pandemic, a study by the international consulting firm Ipsos released over the weekend has shown.

Venezuela Analysis

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 12:12:00 -0400
Venezuela’s PDVSA to Become Sole Owner of Joint Oil Venture
The state oil company bought out France’s TotalEnergies and Norway’s Equinor in the heavy crude producing enterprise Petrocedeño.

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 18:44:00 -0400
Venezuela to Receive Sinovac and Sinopharm Vaccines Through COVAX as Delta Variant Confirmed
The South American country has reinforced its health measures after detecting Delta variant cases.

Antarctica

Mon, 26 Jul 2021 08:07:00 GMT
Lindblad Expeditions incorporates the National Geographic Endurance to its fleet
Lindblad Expeditions has inaugurated its first polar expedition cruise ship, National Geographic Endurance, in honor of explorer Ernest Shackleton's iconic Antarctic vessel. The incorporation to the fleet which took place in Re...

Wed, 21 Jul 2021 09:29:00 GMT
Argentina announces the construction of an Antarctica Logistics Pole in Ushuaia
Argentine president Alberto Fernandez announced the construction of an Antarctica Logistic Pole in Ushuaia, which will demand an investment of some US$ 300 million, a long time aspiration of Argentine armed forces to mark or m...

Australian Top Stories

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 06:42:47 +0000
Australia fourth on the medal leaderboard after record-breaking gold rush in Tokyo
Australia has its most successful Olympic day in history as the Dolphins become the most decorated Australian swim team, and BMX rider Logan Martin secures the country's first land-based gold. 

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 01:03:12 +0000
Twelve nursing home residents test positive for COVID-19 after staff member worked while infectious
Twelve residents of a Sydney nursing home are taken to hospital as "a precaution" after testing positive for COVID-19.

Brisbane Times Headlines

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 18:53:45 +1000
Is the NRL title race dead? Storm belt injury-riddled Panthers
The grand final rematch was nothing like how it was being billed a month ago, so is there any team who can stop Craig Bellamy’s men going back to back?

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 18:50:26 +1000
AFL 2021 LIVE updates: Goals start flowing as Dockers lead Tigers; Papley kicks four as Swans beat Bombers
Follow along for all the major moments as Essendon takes on Sydney and Richmond faces Fremantle on AFL Sunday.

Canberra Times

Independent Australia

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 08:00:00 +1000
Friendlyjordies v John 'Call me Pork' Barilaro
The repercussions of New South Wales Deputy Premier John Barilaro's defamation lawsuit against Friendlyjordies are no laughing matter, writes managing editor Michelle Pini. read now...

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 17:00:00 +1000
HELEN CALDICOTT: If man cannot overcome his desire to kill, we are doomed
We are racing with great speed towards a nuclear holocaust unless man can conquer his fatal disposition for war. read now...

Otago Daily Times

Fri, 09 Apr 2021 23:10:12 +1200
Prince Philip, husband of Queen Elizabeth II, dies aged 99
PRINCE PHILIP DEATH* 'Deep sorrow': Queen mourns the death of her beloved husband of seven decades* Prince Harry and Megan pay tribute, Harry prepares to return to UK for funeral - report* 'Profoundly sad time': NZ PM Jacinda Ardern...

Sydney Morning Herald National News

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 18:35:55 +1000
Ekka event cancelled, show preparation on hold as more COVID testing urged
Although preparation for the Royal Queensland Show has been halted for another 24 hours, the Ekka is still due to start on August 7.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 18:18:00 +1000
Cervical screening self-collection should be introduced, say experts
Medical experts have called on the federal government to introduce universal access to self-collection for cervical screening to help eliminate cervical cancer.

Sydney Morning Herald World News

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 17:41:21 +1000
Deaths reach tsunami proportions in Thai COVID surge
Massive field hospitals are being prepared as existing facilities in Bangkok and the surrounding provinces run out of capacity.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 17:02:24 +1000
Jacinda Ardern apologises for New Zealand’s ‘dawn raids’ on Pacific people
New Zealand’s Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern told a tearful crowd that the government was offering a formal and unreserved apology.

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

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 02:32:18 GMT
'I can't continue without family around' migrant says after strict immigration laws keep them from entering New Zealand
Chandra Raju will most likely return to India towards the end of the year, even though his visa doesn't end until 2023.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 01:23:44 GMT
Covid-19: Four new cases in managed isolation, one historical
The latest update comes as the country’s first mass vaccination event has its final day in Auckland.

New Zealand Headlines

New Zealand National

New Zealand Pacific

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 18:42:06 +1200
Recap: Government makes apology over Dawn Raids
The prime minister has delivered the government's apology for the Dawn Raids. Watch the ceremony again here and review the event as it happened on RNZ's blog.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 16:20:34 +1200
Recap: Government expresses 'sorrow, remorse and regret' for Dawn Raids
The prime minister has delivered the government's apology for the Dawn Raids. Watch the ceremony live here and follow all the latest developments with RNZ's live blog.

New Zealand RadioNZ

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 20:56:17 +1200
Ardern gives formal apology on behalf of government for Dawn Raids
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern today gave a formal and unreserved apology on behalf of the government for the Dawn Raids which she said left Pacific communities feeling "targeted and terrorised".

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 19:06:15 +1200
Can a shorter working week make a happier society?
An advocate of the reduced working week says it's time for New Zealanders to re-examine how they're doing business, and that cutting back hours can improve both productivity and mental health.

New Zealand Top Stories

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 08:51:33 GMT
Tokyo Olympics live: USA's Xander Schauffele secures golfing gold, CT Pan wins dramatic bronze medal playoff
The man from Chinese Taipei holds his nerve on the fourth playoff hole of what started as a seven-way playoff.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 08:46:35 GMT
Tokyo Olympics: Xander Schauffele wins golf gold as Ryan Fox leaves charge too late
Twice runnerup in a major, American ticks off a gold medal as Kiwi Ryan Fox leaves his sizzling round too late.

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

Sat, 26 Sep 2020 13:00:07 +0400
Catholicos of All Armenians heads for Italy

Sat, 26 Sep 2020 12:49:31 +0400
ARF: Armenia PM’s “velvet” attitude towards Turkey, Azerbaijan is unacceptable, condemnable to us

Armenia Panorama

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 19:22:33 +0400
Condor Airlines launches flights between Frankfurt and Yerevan

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 18:33:24 +0400
Israel to offer third coronavirus vaccine dose to people over 60

Armenian News

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 12:29:10 GMT
Internal CDC document warns delta infections likely more severe
The document is an internal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention slide presentation, shared within the CDC.

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 08:38:32 GMT
New Covid variant could kill up to one in three people, UK scientists warn
It is a "realistic possibility" that a new Covid variant could emerge which could kill more than a third of the people it infects.

Azerbaijan Today

Thu, 01 Oct 2020 12:50:00 +0400
Civilian death toll in Armenian attacks reaches 16

Thu, 01 Oct 2020 12:48:00 +0400
Armenian Armed Forces suffer from lack of fuel, ammunition supplies

Azerbaijan Trend

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 12:34:00 +0400
Выступления Жириновского смешны и далеки от политической риторики – азербайджанский депутат

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 12:29:00 +0400
Боевое дежурство на освобожденных территориях Азербайджана ведется на высоком уровне

Belarus Belapan

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 19:27:29 +0300
Almost 120 illegal migrants reported caught by Lithuanian border guards at Belarusian border over past 24 hours

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 17:21:54 +0300
Official coronavirus death toll in Belarus rises by nine to 3,454

Belarus Belta

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 19:59:42 +0300
Belarusian nuclear power plant welcomes IAEA experts
Specialists of the state enterprise Belarusian Nuclear Power Plant and IAEA experts discussed matters concerning the sharing of the best practices in the area of management of the nuclear power plant configuration. The best world practices in this fi...

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 19:10:21 +0300
Belarus' central bank expects inflation to reach 9% in late 2021
According to Dmitry Murin, in the current conditions the annual inflation after Q3 2021 will be close to the level registered in June 2021 (9.9%). The dynamics is largely explained by inflation acceleration. The intensity of inflation processes will ...

Belarus Digest

Czech Republic Ceske Noviny

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 10:40:00 +0200
Hradozámeckou noc navštívilo 10.000 lidí, nejvíc přišlo na Konopiště
Brno - Letošní ročník Hradozámecké noci, která se konala na 76 památkách v celém Česku, navštívilo podle předběžných údajů ke 23:00 asi 10.000 lidí. ČTK to sdělila Gabriela Froňková...

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 10:26:00 +0200
Sportovci pili alkohol v parku v olympijské vesnici, hrozí jim tresty
Tokio - Někteří sportovci a další členové týmů na hrách v Tokiu mohou čelit disciplinárnímu řízení poté, co byli spatřeni, jak pijí v olympijské vesnici alkohol. Uvedl to výkonný...

Czech Republic Radio Praha

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 00:05:00 +0200
Three Wishes by Bohuslav Martinů and Georges Ribemont-Dessaignes
Three Wishes by Bohuslav Martinů and Georges Ribemont-Dessaignes (French artist associated with the Dada movement) is one of the strangest works in opera history.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 00:05:00 +0200
Louis Armstrong’s Prague concerts – a major event
August 4 is the 120th anniversary of the birth of Louis Armstrong, one of the greatest names in modern music. The jazz pioneer’s visit to Prague in 1965 was an unforgettable moment for local fans.

Estonia

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 11:30:00 +0300
Government betting on COVID-19 certificate
The government decided on Thursday to restore the obligation of wearing a mask on public transport and introduce tougher event participant ceilings for venues that do not have infection control measures. The government wants to avoid additional restr...

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 11:07:06 +0300
Hacker gains access to hundreds of thousands of document photos
A vulnerability in the images service of Estonia's personal identification documents database allowed a hacker to download the photos of nearly 300,000 Estonians whose names and personal identification codes they already had.

Estonia Post Times

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 11:30:00 +0300
Government betting on COVID-19 certificate
The government decided on Thursday to restore the obligation of wearing a mask on public transport and introduce tougher event participant ceilings for venues that do not have infection control measures. The government wants to avoid additional restr...

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 11:07:06 +0300
Hacker gains access to hundreds of thousands of document photos
A vulnerability in the images service of Estonia's personal identification documents database allowed a hacker to download the photos of nearly 300,000 Estonians whose names and personal identification codes they already had.

Europe

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 10:44:26 +0200
Poland marks Warsaw Uprising aganst Nazi occupation 77 years ago
The Polish president attended the annual remembrance ceremony in the capital.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 10:23:10 +0200
Albania repatriates 19 family members of dead ISIS fighters from Syria
A few hundred Albanians joined the Islamic State militant group in Iraq and Syria and most were killed. Since then, their families have been stuck in camps.

Europe BBC

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 04:37:20 GMT
Turkey: Foreign tourists evacuated as wildfires threaten resorts
Coastguard vessels and private boats have brought holidaymakers to safety, as the death toll rises.

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 09:57:04 GMT
Turkey fires: Blazes threaten Marmaris and other coastal resorts
Villages and hotels are evacuated as firefighters attempt to put out dozens of blazes.

Finland Today

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 08:48:24 +0000
748 New Coronavirus Infections in Finland
Here's our latest coronavirus update.

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 15:33:36 +0000
‘Jungle Cruise’ Film Review: Dwayne Johnson and Emily Blunt Take You on the Funniest Ride of the Summer
'Jungle Cruise' is a thrilling trip filled with twists and turns. Here's our review.

Finland Yle Uutiset

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 11:10:41 +0300
Fat shaming prevents many from participating in fitness activities
Overweight people often do not feel welcome in the fitness sector. It's hard to find suitable athletic gear, and even sports professionals don't always know how to guide larger individuals.

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 18:28:31 +0300
NCP chair Orpo eyes government partnership with Finns Party in 2023
Petteri Orpo says it's possible that the two largest opposition parties could team up for a right-leaning government after the next parliamentary elections.

France 24 Live News

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 08:40:33 GMT
Millions of Americans at risk of eviction as moratorium expires
A pandemic-related U.S. government ban on residential evictions expired at midnight on Saturday, putting millions of American renters at risk of being forced from their homes. 

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 08:08:12 GMT
Cambodia begins Covid-19 vaccinations for teenagers
Cambodia began a roll out of Covid-19 vaccinations for teenagers in its capital Phnom Penh and three provinces Sunday, with Premier Hun Sen's grandchildren among the first to get the jab. Several countries in Southeast Asia are currently experienci...

France RFI

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 08:08:13 GMT
Cambodia begins Covid-19 vaccinations for teenagers
Cambodia began a roll out of Covid-19 vaccinations for teenagers in its capital Phnom Penh and three provinces Sunday, with Premier Hun Sen's grandchildren among the first to get the jab. Several countries in Southeast Asia are currently experienci...

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 07:40:15 GMT
'Terrified' Dressel says he's not chasing Olympic greats
US swim star Caeleb Dressel rejected comparisons with Olympic greats Michael Phelps and Mark Spitz after claiming his fifth Tokyo gold on Sunday, revealing he was "terrified" by the pressure to perform in Japan. Dressel ended his Tokyo campaign wit...

French News Online

Germany

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 19:21:00 +0200
AstraZeneca and Pfizer/BioNTech: Germany Faces Dilemma of What to do with Excess Vaccine
More and more vaccination centers and doctors offices are struggling to use their vaccine supplies before they expire. Now, federal authorities in Germany are desperately looking for storage options and exploring ways to donate doses abroad.

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 19:08:15 +0200
Delta and Other Baggage: New COVID-19 Rules for Travelers in Germany Arrive Late and Fall Short
The aggressive Delta variant of the coronavirus is driving up infections in Germany, with vaccinated people also at risk of being infected. Stricter rules are now being put in place for people returning from travel abroad, but they will be difficult ...

Germany European News

Mon, 12 Jul 2021 14:03:31 +0200
Dealing with Europe’s Autocrats: It’s Time to Cut Funding for Orbán
Hungarian President Viktor Orbán and other like-minded populists are trampling on the EU’s values with growing disregard. Europe has an effective option for taking action and it is time to use it: We need to cut Hungary’s EU funds.

Fri, 9 Jul 2021 18:58:29 +0200
Netherlands - Attack on Journalist Peter R. de Vries: “No Story Is Worth as Much as My Life”
Did “cocaine baron” Ridouan Taghi commission a hit job on Dutch star reporter Peter R. de Vries? The assassination attempt casts new light on the power of drug gangs in the Netherlands.

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, 11 Dec 2020 15:30:00 GMT
Slovakia trade surplus increases in October
Slovakiaʼs trade surplus rose to EUR 807.5 million in October from EUR 304 million in the same month last year, data from the countryʼs statistical office showed on Wednesday. 

Fri, 11 Dec 2020 13:30:00 GMT
Bulgaria retail sales decrease in October
Bulgariaʼs retail sales decreased by 5.3% year-on-year in October after falling by an annual 6.7% in the previous month, the National Statistical Institute (NSI) said on Wednesday, citing preliminary working-day adjusted data. 

Iceland Monitor

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 17:11:00 +0000
Cases on the rise as Icelanders start three day weekend
Those who decide to go camping should try to minimize contact with large groups.

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 15:01:00 +0000
Iceland gets an “orange” Covid-19 classification – for now
It is not unlikely that next week Iceland will be red listed

Iceland Review

Iceland Reykjavik Grapvine

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 14:10:50 +0000
New Vaccination Data Shows Their Effectiveness Against Infection
Iceland’s newest coronavirus wave, brought upon by the Delta variant, has many considerably worried, especially as most of the recently... The post New Vaccination Data Shows Their Effectiveness Against Infection appeared first on The Reykjavik...

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 12:40:57 +0000
Poll: Socialists See Boosted Support, Ruling Coalition Weakening
The results of a new poll from Maskína show some very interesting results, Vísir reports. Amongst these is that the... The post Poll: Socialists See Boosted Support, Ruling Coalition Weakening appeared first on The Reykjavik Grapevine.

Ireland Headlines

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 07:19:15 +0000
Motorcyclist dies following road crash in Dublin
A 19-year-old man has died and another teenager is being treated in hospital following a collision involving two motorbikes and a car in Dublin last night.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 00:05:24 +0000
Tokyo 2020: McClenaghan in pommel final - Day 9 updates
Medals are on the agenda in boxing, golf and gymnastics as we enter day nine of the Olympics.

Ireland IrishExaminer

Italy

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

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 15:57:03 +0000
Xewkija Square closed to traffic on weekend evenings until September
St John the Baptist Square in Xewkija is closed on weekend evenings until Sunday, the 26th of September....

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 11:05:19 +0000
Ancient finds in the sea around Gozo to be protected and preserved
Areas of the Mediterranean Sea around Gozo are currently being explored to document and photograph ancient finds at...

Malta Independent

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 09:45:00 +0100
Inquiry board ‘alarmed’ by Muscat’s justification of closeness with business
The members of the board of inquiry that looked into the murder of Daphne Caruana Galizia were “alarmed” by former PM Joseph Muscat’s justification of government closeness with business people. The inquiry, whose findings were publi...

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 09:15:00 +0100
Public inquiry board ‘surprised’ to learn former finance minister ‘not involved’ in Electrogas deal
The public inquiry board that was looking into the assassination of journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia said they were very surprised to learn that the Finance Minister at the time, Edward Scicluna, was not involved in the negotiation of the Electrogas...

Malta Today

Sun,01 Aug 2021 11:00:21 +0200
Zammit Lewis chatted with Yorgen Fenech during 17 Black fall-out in 2019
Friendly WhatsApp chat between Labour minister and alleged Caruana Galizia murder mastermind from 2019

Sun,01 Aug 2021 10:50:41 +0200
Mark Laurence Zammit leaves L-Erbgħa Fost il-Ġimgħa over PBS interference
The popular presenter will be moving from PBS and joining the Times of Malta.

Times of Malta

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 10:02:00 +0200
Maxim Gauci: a Napoleonic  connection
Christopher Grech highlights a significant discovery linking Maltese artist   Maxim Gauci to Jean-Baptiste Isabey, official portraitist in miniature to Emperor Napoleon I. Those readers familiar with the name of Maxim Gauci (1776-18...

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 09:56:00 +0200
Under the stars at Ta’ Sopu Tower
Visitors are invited to experience the star-filled dark skies at Ta’ Sopu, on the outskirts of Nadur – one of the least light-polluted areas in Gozo – on Sunday, August 8 from 7.30 to 10.30pm. There will also be the opportunity...

Northern Ireland BBC

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 20:54:51 GMT
Covid-19: NI vaccination passport service back in action
People travelling on Sunday should get an email inviting them to download a certificate, say officials.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 05:34:25 GMT
Covid-19: Are NI's young people resisting the vaccine?
Why do vaccination numbers among the under-30s in Northern Ireland remain relatively low?

The Nordic Page

Sun, 05 Jul 2020 16:15:45 +0200
Reserachers in Norway Study Connection between Sunbathing and Corona Infection

Tue, 30 Jun 2020 21:15:16 +0200
Norway Postal Service Becomes the World's First To Use Electric Trucks

Krakow Post

Wed, 30 Sep 2020 12:58:31 +0000
I survived COVID-19 in Poland. Here’s what to do if you think you might have it
Coronavirus is on the rise in Poland again. Think you might have it? Follow our instructions to get tested, stay safe, and comly with Poland's pandemic regulations. The post I survived COVID-19 in Poland. Here’s what to do if you think you migh...

Sat, 29 Aug 2020 23:53:03 +0000
PHOTOS: Krakow Equality March 2020
Thousands of people from the LGBTQ community and their allies gathered on Krakow's Main Square Saturday for the 16th annual Equality March in support of their rights and in celebration of their identities. The post PHOTOS: Krakow Equality March 2020 ...

Poland

Poland Krakow

Wed, 30 Sep 2020 12:58:31 +0000
I survived COVID-19 in Poland. Here’s what to do if you think you might have it
Coronavirus is on the rise in Poland again. Think you might have it? Follow our instructions to get tested, stay safe, and comly with Poland's pandemic regulations. The post I survived COVID-19 in Poland. Here’s what to do if you think you migh...

Sat, 29 Aug 2020 23:53:03 +0000
PHOTOS: Krakow Equality March 2020
Thousands of people from the LGBTQ community and their allies gathered on Krakow's Main Square Saturday for the 16th annual Equality March in support of their rights and in celebration of their identities. The post PHOTOS: Krakow Equality March 2020 ...

Radio Poland

Romania Agerpres

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 18:41:08 +0300
CNCAV: Young people between 12 and 17 years old to be vaccinated with Spikewax starting Aug 1
As of August 1, the programming platform for immunisation against COVID-19 will allow young people aged between 12 and 17 to register for vaccination with the serum produced by Moderna - Spikevax. The immunisation campaign among teenagers...

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 18:02:35 +0300
'Nature in pictures' AGERPRES photography exhibition opens at Cea1 Borsec Festival
A new photography exhibition by the AGERPRES National News Agency called "Nature in pictures" opened on Friday with the opening of the Cea1 Borsec Festival that takes place this weekend. Mounted in the centre of the resort ar...

Romania Insider

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 05:11:45 GMT
Tokyo Olympics: Charlotte Worthington wins gold and GB swimmers make history
Charlotte Worthington wins a dramatic BMX park freestyle Olympic gold as Great Britain's swimmers complete historic Games.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 00:31:56 GMT
Covid: Taxi and food discounts offer to boost youth vaccine uptake
The government's latest vaccine drive comes as 68% of 18 to 29-year-olds in England have had a first jab.

Romanian National News Agency

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 18:41:08 +0300
CNCAV: Young people between 12 and 17 years old to be vaccinated with Spikewax starting Aug 1
As of August 1, the programming platform for immunisation against COVID-19 will allow young people aged between 12 and 17 to register for vaccination with the serum produced by Moderna - Spikevax. The immunisation campaign among teenagers...

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 18:02:35 +0300
'Nature in pictures' AGERPRES photography exhibition opens at Cea1 Borsec Festival
A new photography exhibition by the AGERPRES National News Agency called "Nature in pictures" opened on Friday with the opening of the Cea1 Borsec Festival that takes place this weekend. Mounted in the centre of the resort ar...

Pravda Russian News

Tue, 27 Jul 2021 14:41:00 +0300
Russian icebreakers to be built in Turkey now
The contract for the construction of Icebreaker 7 class vessel for the Northern Sea Route will be awarded to Turkish company Sefine Denizcilik Tersanecilik Turizm Sanayi Ve Ticaret A S. This is the only company that applied for participation in the t...

Mon, 26 Jul 2021 19:48:00 +0300
Russian athlete wins historic gold for Russia in taekwondo
Maxim Khramtsov of Russia won a gold medal in taekwondo at the Tokyo Olympics. In the final of the competition in the weight category up to 80 kilograms, the athlete defeated Saleh El-Sharabati of Jordan. The fight took place on Monday, July 26, and ...

Pravda World News

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 17:37:00 +0300
Putin and Merkel yelled at each other because of Ukraine
Russian President Vladimir Putin and German Chancellor Angela Merkel had had a few fights and used strong language because of the Ukrainian crisis in 2014. The politicians learned to respect each other over time, but they may still have unpleasant co...

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 17:58:00 +0300
Foundation for National Values Protection voices reasons for Mozambique crisis
The African country has been struggling against terrorism and poverty for ten years, albeit to no avail. For Mozambique, 2021 was a watershed year in terms of the struggle for national security. Terrorist activity in the country has reached its clima...

RT

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 08:59:30 +0000
Ukraine president Zelensky lauds ‘wonderful’ Svitolina for winning 1st Olympic tennis medal since independence with epic comeback
Tennis ace Elina Svitolina has won praise from Ukraine's president, Volodymyr Zelensky, after recovering from a first-set hammering to win bronze at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics in a marathon contest that she admitted took its toll. Read Ful...

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 08:54:36 +0000
‘We no longer have luxury of half-measures’: French hospital union chief calls for mandatory vaccination of everyone
A French hospital union boss has said a health pass will not be enough to curb another wave of Covid-19, and urged the government to make vaccination compulsory for everyone. Read Full Article at RT.com

Scotland BBC

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 03:40:06 GMT
Silver gives Scott most GB medals at single Olympics
Great Britain wins a record eighth swimming medal in Tokyo while Duncan Scott ends with four medals - the most by a Brit at a Games - after silver in the men's 4x100m medley relay.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 07:57:49 GMT
Covid in Scotland: Thousands of teenagers to get jab before school return
Vaccinations will be offered to young people aged between 12 and 17 who have certain health conditions.

Scotland Herald

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 09:09:04 +0100
Alex Neil says SNP should U-turn on Complaints Officer hire after Joanna Cherry tweets
A FORMER SNP cabinet minister has called on the party to reverse the appointment of a new complaints officer, after it was revealed the new hire accused their own party MP of “bullying” and “transphobia”.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 08:13:24 +0100
Alex Salmond claims Alba are 'Europe’s fastest growing political party'
ALEX Salmond has claimed Alba is the "fast growning political party" in Europe.

Serbia News

Slovak Spectator

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 09:55:10 +0200
Slovakia wins third Olympic medal, in golf
Rory Sabbatini won silver.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 06:38:40 +0200
Follow Cyril and Methodius on Europe’s new cultural route
The route was certified by the Council of Europe before the summer.

Slovakia News

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 08:50:01 +0000
Slovakia wins third Olympic medal, in golf
Rory Sabbatini won silver. Published: Sunday, August 1, 2021Full story: Slovak Spectator

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 04:50:02 +0000
Follow Cyril and Methodius on Europe’s new cultural route
The route was certified by the Council of Europe before the summer. Published: Sunday, August 1, 2021Full story: Slovak Spectator

Slovakia Spectator

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 09:55:10 +0200
Slovakia wins third Olympic medal, in golf
Rory Sabbatini won silver.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 06:38:40 +0200
Follow Cyril and Methodius on Europe’s new cultural route
The route was certified by the Council of Europe before the summer.

Slovenia Times

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 06:55:44 +0000
Long delays at border crossings as tourist season peaks
Ljubljana – Long tailbacks of traffic have built up at crossings on the Slovenian-Croatian border as holidaymakers from northern Europe hit Croatian coastal resorts. Data by the national traffic information centre for Saturday midday shows wait...

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 06:54:43 +0000
Minister sees Slovenia as geopolitical broker
Kranjska Gora – Economy Minister Zdravko Počivalšek offered up Slovenia as a broker in geopolitical issues as he addressed an annual ceremony dedicated to Russian prisoners of war who died building the Vršič pass. Slovenia can play an activ...

El Pais (sp)

Thu, 27 Feb 2020 17:13:44 +0200
Un periodista que viajó a Milán para cubrir el Valencia-Atalanta, positivo por coronavirus
Se trata del segundo caso confirmado en la comunidad y el decimoquinto en España desde el lunes

Sun, 1 Mar 2020 15:16:43 +0200
Mapa de la expansión y claves para entender el coronavirus de Wuhan
Qué es, cómo se transmite, cuál es la población más vulnerable y dimensiones del contagio en el mundo

Euro Weekly

Think Spain

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 19:20:05
Set up a company with €1 in capital in 10 days: New legislation in the pipeline
STARTING a company may only need as little as €1 in capital once a planned new law comes into effect and which is seeking to encourage entrepreneurs and provide greater protection against insolvency through non-payment by corporate clients.

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 16:51:09
First gold for Spain: Fátima Gálvez and Alberto Fernández
TRIUMPH at last for Spain at Tokyo 2020 has come at the steady and unflinching hands of its mixed team trap shooting pair after they fought off their counterparts from San Marino.

Swiss Info

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 16:49:00 GMT
Thousands demonstrate against Covid-19 restrictions in Lucerne
A demonstration against the restrictions linked to the coronavirus saw almost 5,000 people gather in central Swiss city of Lucerne. A counter-demonstration also took place. On Saturday, critics of the government’s coronavirus policy marched throug...

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 11:01:17 GMT
Swiss hospitals will reveal proportion of vaccinated personnel
For the first time, data on the percentage of vaccinated health personnel in a hospital or medical facility will be made publicly available. The figures will be shared from Sunday in an anonymised manner in the southern Swiss canton of Ticino follow...

Turkey

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 06:29:00 Z
Turkey brings 107 massive forest fires under control
Ninety-eight of 107 forest fires in Turkey are under control, the nation’s Agriculture and Forestry Minister said late on July 31.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 06:37:00 Z
World leaders offer condolences to Turkey over wildfires
Many world leaders on July 31 conveyed their condolences to Turkey, where forest fires have led to deaths and material damage.

World Bulletin

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 18:33:44 +0300
UN says access to basic services 'decimated' in Ethiopia's Tigray region
UNICEF warns over 100,000 children in restive region could face life-threatening malnutrition in next 12 months.

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 18:31:54 +0300
Europe extends solidarity to Turkey over massive forest fires
EU delegation, Serbian, British, Hungarian, French officials express solidarity with Turkey, extend their condolences.

4 News


Debate: How can the police tackle racial inequalities?
We spoke to the former Greater Manchester chief constable, Sir Peter Fahy, and Parm Sandhu, who was the highest ranking female Asian police officer in the Met until she resigned in 2019 claiming systematic and long-term discrimination on grounds of h...


Racial inequalities in policing 22 years after Macpherson report, say MPs
Policing is still riddled with racial disparities, say MPs - more than two decades after the Macpherson report into the Stephen Lawrence murder exposed the extent of "institutional racism" in the police.

Daily Mail

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 08:56:23 GMT
MAIL ON SUNDAY COMMENT: Spare us from the mental torture of crazy travel rules
MOS COMMENT: It sometimes seems as if someone wants to punish us for wanting to live normally again. The rules governing foreign travel from the UK have reached another level of futile spite.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 08:43:44 GMT
Row-ing continues at Team GB as men's eight bronze medallist appears to leave team-mate out of photo
JONATHAN MCEVOY IN TOKYO: Bugajski, who won bronze in the men's eight, caused a schism among his fellow rowers when he accused Grobler of 'destroying' athletes with his tough training regime.

Daily Star

Sun, 1 Aug 2021 07:19:42 +0000
Inside 'creepy' flat where Yorkshire Ripper killed fourth victim with hammer
In a block of flats set for demolition, urban explorer Louis Davison says the abandoned flat of Peter Sutcliffe's fourth murder victim was the only one left untouched

Sun, 1 Aug 2021 07:06:42 +0000
Crazed killer dubbed 'Birdman' murdered eight young nurses in house of horrors
Rapist and mass murderer Richard Speck was sentenced to death for his vile crimes - and became a celebrity for his cruel boasting about what it's like to strangle someone

Sky News

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 02:54:00 +0100
Duncan Scott makes history for Team GB after becoming first British athlete to win four medals at single Olympics
Swimmer Duncan Scott has made history for Team GB at the Tokyo Olympics on a record-breaking day in the pool - as Britain's Charlotte Worthington won a sensational gold in the women's BMX freestyle.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 06:59:00 +0100
Olympics Live: Spectacular BMX gold for GB as team's swimmers take best ever haul

UK BBC

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 05:11:45 GMT
Tokyo Olympics: Charlotte Worthington wins gold and GB swimmers make history
Charlotte Worthington wins a dramatic BMX park freestyle Olympic gold as Great Britain's swimmers complete historic Games.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 00:31:56 GMT
Covid: Taxi and food discounts offer to boost youth vaccine uptake
The government's latest vaccine drive comes as 68% of 18 to 29-year-olds in England have had a first jab.

UK Daily Express

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 08:44:00 +0100
Ex-Liverpool player with motor neurone disease calls on Government to give sufferers hope
Former Liverpool footballer Stephen Darby has called for the Government to give those with motor neurone disease "hope" that a cure can be found in their lifetimes. He is backing a Sunday Express crusade for £50million of funding from the Government...

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 00:00:00 +0100
Brands Hatch crash: Volunteer motorsport marshal killed in horror accident
A VOLUNTEER marshal has died after being involved in a serious crash at Brands Hatch this afternoon.

UK Independent

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 08:00:44 GMT
Brexit: Australia trade deal may lead to deal with South America where intensive farming destroys rainforests
Exclusive: ‘Any policy allowing imports that do not match UK animal-welfare policies simply props up an industry the public has firmly rejected,’ says critic

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 05:40:00 GMT
UK weather: The latest Met Office forecast
Watch the latest UK weather forecast from the Independent for today.

UK Telegraph

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 04:00:00 GMT
Sunday morning UK news briefing: Today's top headlines from The Telegraph

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 21:45:47 GMT
Police officer suffers broken leg after being hit by e-scooter

UK Times

Gazette News

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 05:31:00 +0100
Colchester United target Richard Kone links up with Premier League club
Richard Kone links up with Premier League club on trial

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 09:00:00 +0100
Women leading change after graduating from Essex University
Graduation ceremonies are nostalgia-fuelled events like no other. The caps, the gowns, the official photographs and the quaint little traditions – they only come round once, and you can be sure students and their families alike will be determined t...

Watford Observer

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 09:45:43 +0100
Fridge catches fire in Moor Lane, Rickmansworth
Firefighters were rushed to an address in Rickmansworth as a fridge had caught fire.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 09:00:00 +0100
Watford, Three Rivers and Dacorum planning applications
Planning applications for Watford this week include the conversion of Rift & Co bar in High Street to an adult gaming centre.

East London and West Essex Guardian

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 08:00:00 +0100
Two vintage cars pictured outside Essex garage a century ago
Pictured above are two vintage cars outside Herbert M Cottee & Sons garage in the High Street, Epping, around 1920.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 07:22:00 +0100
8 business ideas you can actually make money from
Over the last 12 months, we’ve seen a massive increase in people choosing to start up an additional business venture.

Get West London

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Harrow Times

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 07:22:00 +0100
8 business ideas you can actually make money from
Over the last 12 months, we’ve seen a massive increase in people choosing to start up an additional business venture.

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 10:31:00 +0100
McDonald's, Burger King, Nando's - 13 money-saving tips for your next takeaway
According to research, Brits spend £1,000 per year on takeaways averaging at £80 per month. (PA)

Richmond and Twickenham Times

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 05:00:00 +0100
Thousands face £1,000 fine over controversial TV licence change
The licence fees existence is guaranteed until at least 31 December 2027 by the BBC's Royal Charter.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 05:00:00 +0100
Tesco offers £1,000 starting bonus for specific job amid staff shortages
The payment, which applies to new starters who join from July 14 until September 30, appears on various advertisements.

This Is Local London

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 05:00:00 +0100
Letter: What is Lewisham Council 's approach to food waste?
Does Lewisham Council have a new council policy of which I haven't as yet been informed?

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 05:00:00 +0100
Thousands face £1,000 fine over controversial TV licence change
The licence fees existence is guaranteed until at least 31 December 2027 by the BBC's Royal Charter.

Tottenham Independent

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 07:00:00 +0100
Man dies after falling ill at The Cause nightclub, Tottenham
Police have issued a warning over illegal drugs after a young man fell ill at a nightclub and died.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 07:22:00 +0100
8 business ideas you can actually make money from
Over the last 12 months, we’ve seen a massive increase in people choosing to start up an additional business venture.

Wandsworth Guardian

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 05:00:00 +0100
Thousands face £1,000 fine over controversial TV licence change
The licence fees existence is guaranteed until at least 31 December 2027 by the BBC's Royal Charter.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 05:00:00 +0100
Tesco offers £1,000 starting bonus for specific job amid staff shortages
The payment, which applies to new starters who join from July 14 until September 30, appears on various advertisements.

Your Local Guardian

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 05:00:00 +0100
Thousands face £1,000 fine over controversial TV licence change
The licence fees existence is guaranteed until at least 31 December 2027 by the BBC's Royal Charter.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 05:00:00 +0100
Tesco offers £1,000 starting bonus for specific job amid staff shortages
The payment, which applies to new starters who join from July 14 until September 30, appears on various advertisements.

Chronicle Live

Sun, 25 Jul 2021 08:10:30 +0000
Love Island stars' mums share what it's like to watch the show
Three mums of former Love Island contestants opened up to the Sunday Mirror's Notebook magazine about watching their kids on the show

Sun, 25 Jul 2021 07:00:00 +0000
Headteacher retires to reunite with husband after being separated during Covid
Samantha Leslie is retiring after 20 years as headteacher at St Aidan’s and moving to Spain to be reunited with her husband David after more than a year apart

Gazette Live

Mon, 26 Jul 2021 07:00:00 +0000
Eight new developments in Darlington with homes available
These are eight of the new housing developments ongoing in Darlington

Mon, 26 Jul 2021 07:00:00 +0000
A new name is coming to Teesside Park - creating nine jobs
The cookware retailer will replace Game at the popular shopping destination

Liverpool Echo

Wed, 31 Mar 2021 08:27:23 +0000
Nan, 79, finds 'rusty batteries' inside Birds Eye fish nuggets
Celia Walsh felt something 'grinding against her tooth' after biting into her sandwich

Wed, 31 Mar 2021 08:06:38 +0000
Liverpool councillor and audit committee boss to quit council
Leon Tootle withdraws his nomination papers as fallout from devastating Max Caller Liverpool council report continues

Macclesfield Express

Northwich Guardian

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 08:00:00 +0100
Beautifully restored three bedroomed Edwardian home for sale
THIS elegant home is more than 100 years old and represents a beautiful example of Edwardian architecture.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 08:00:00 +0100
Class of 2021 – Cheshire's year 6 leavers class photos
PRIMARY schools in Cheshire have been sending in their year six class photographs to celebrate the end of a challenging and unique year.

Anphoblacht

Fri, 16 Jul 2021 14:53:03 +0100
Dawn Foster – A tribute
Joe Dwyer remembers journalist Dawn Foster who died suddenly.

Mon, 12 Jul 2021 10:07:06 +0100
Martin Hurson — Died on 13 July 1981 after 46 days on hunger strike in the H-Blocks of Long Kesh
THE death of IRA Volunteer Martin Hurson on 13 July 1981, after 46 days on the Hunger Strike, was unexpected. The suddenness of his death, coming only five days after that of Joe McDonnell, came as a shock since two other Hunger Strikers – Kieran D...

Impartial Reporter

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 08:52:37 +0100
Nationwide, Santander and Barclays issue urgent scam warning over cash machines
The viral clip features a Nationwide Building Society cash point although any ATM could be affected including major banks and supermarkets.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 08:28:26 +0100
One person taken to hospital following crash In Fermanagh
One person was taken to hospital following a road traffic collision on the Boa Island Road area of Kesh on Friday afternoon (July 30).

Evening Telegraph

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 08:33:47 +0000
Cooper Software: Two key appointments at Fife tech firm after revenue rise
A Fife technology consultancy firm has made two appointments to its senior leadership team and reported a significant revenue increase.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 08:26:35 +0000
Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombings: Dundee marks 76 years since the nuclear attacks with two vigils
Two vigil services are being held in Dundee this month in memory of those that died during the Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombings.

Herald Scotland

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 09:09:04 +0100
Alex Neil says SNP should U-turn on Complaints Officer hire after Joanna Cherry tweets
A FORMER SNP cabinet minister has called on the party to reverse the appointment of a new complaints officer, after it was revealed the new hire accused their own party MP of “bullying” and “transphobia”.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 08:13:24 +0100
Alex Salmond claims Alba are 'Europe’s fastest growing political party'
ALEX Salmond has claimed Alba is the "fast growning political party" in Europe.

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

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 05:00:00 +0100
Hampshire people fined for breaching lockdown
While the nation was plunged into lockdown, the vast majority of residents across Hampshire abided by the restrictions.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 05:00:00 +0100
Man fined £1,760 for refusing to wear a face mask in Lidl
A man has been fined £1,760 for failing to wear a face covering in Lidl.

Basingstoke Gazette

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 05:00:00 +0100
Hampshire people fined for breaching lockdown
While the nation was plunged into lockdown, the vast majority of residents across Hampshire abided by the restrictions.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 05:00:00 +0100
Basingstoke garden waste customers get extension
GARDEN waste customers in Basingstoke and Deane that missed a collection this week will get their subscriptions extended, the council has confirmed.

Borehamwood Times

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 07:00:00 +0100
Two arrested as police continue search for Louise Kam
Two men have been arrested as police continue to search for a missing 71-year-old who was last seen in Barnet.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 07:22:00 +0100
8 business ideas you can actually make money from
Over the last 12 months, we’ve seen a massive increase in people choosing to start up an additional business venture.

Bucks Free Press

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 07:00:00 +0100
KFC caters wedding at luxury De Vere Latimer Estate, Chesham
A couple who held their nuptials at a luxury estate in Chesham had a finger lickin’ surprise for their guests at the reception.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 05:00:00 +0100
The history of Mill End School in High Wycombe
Many thousands of the residents of High Wycombe and the surrounding villages will have received their secondary education at either Mill End or Hatter Lane schools. This article describes the early history of Mill End School, the first of these two s...

Epsom Guardian

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 05:00:00 +0100
Thousands face £1,000 fine over controversial TV licence change
The licence fees existence is guaranteed until at least 31 December 2027 by the BBC's Royal Charter.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 05:00:00 +0100
New Epsom Lidl set to open in Upper High Street
A new Lidl is set to open in Upper High Street in Epsom next month.

St Albans Review

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 07:22:00 +0100
8 business ideas you can actually make money from
Over the last 12 months, we’ve seen a massive increase in people choosing to start up an additional business venture.

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 13:35:01 +0100
Police shut A1081 London Colney bypass
An incident has closed a dual carriageway this afternoon.

The Argus

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 05:00:00 +0100
Worthing woman completes charity skydive as part of post-Covid bucket list
A WOMAN has completed a 15,000ft skydive to raise money for charity as part of a bucket list she compiled.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 05:00:00 +0100
Harry Potter shop Oliver's Brighton wins ninth award
A HARRY Potter themed shop has won its ninth award in just four years of business.

Bournemouth Echo

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 05:00:00 +0100
BH Live fines trainer for workouts outside Queen's Park gym
A PERSONAL trainer from Bournemouth has been told that he must pay nearly £1,000 in rent for holding fitness sessions in the car park of a closed gym.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 05:00:00 +0100
'Delightful' home with water mill and 'superb views' of Dorset for sale
A ‘DELIGHTFUL’ water mill in a scenic area of Dorset which offers ‘superb views’ and has its own ponds to swim in has been placed on the market.

Bridgwater Mercury

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 06:05:00 +0100
Science teacher Andrew Freethy banned over child images
A TEACHER from Somerset who was jailed for making and distributing indecent images of children has been banned from teaching.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 08:00:00 +0100
Fancy a chilled out job where you MUST take your annual leave?
RECKON you're Somerset's weariest worker?

Bridport News

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 05:00:00 +0100
James Osborne stars in National Film Awards Film of the Year
A WEST Dorset actor who had a brush with death is celebrating after the film he starred in was named the best movie of the past year.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 05:00:00 +0100
Former Bridport footbridge used to create Charminster bridge
THE REMAINS of a Bridport bridge have been given a new lease of life in another west Dorset village.

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 08:00:00 +0100
Fancy a chilled out job where you MUST take your annual leave?
RECKON you're Somerset's weariest worker?

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 06:05:00 +0100
Science teacher Andrew Freethy banned over child images
A TEACHER from Somerset who was jailed for making and distributing indecent images of children has been banned from teaching.

Chard and Ilminster News

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 08:00:00 +0100
Fancy a chilled out job where you MUST take your annual leave?
RECKON you're Somerset's weariest worker?

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 06:05:00 +0100
Just 3% of Avon and Somerset rape probes end in prosecution, figures reveal
JUST a fraction of rape investigations in Avon and Somerset resulted in someone being charged last year, new figures reveal.

Western Daily Press

Sun, 1 Aug 2021 08:41:54 +0000
Key route closed in Somerset after serious crash
Heavy delays are expected

Sun, 1 Aug 2021 06:03:46 +0000
The ten best GP surgeries across Somerset
Patients have rated the best doctors to go to in the county

South Wales Argus

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 04:00:00 +0100
Newport cat mysteriously found in Bristol docks
A CAT owner in Newport was left baffled but overjoyed when her cat was found in Bristol after escaping the family home two months ago.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 08:25:51 +0100
Five-year-old boy found dead in river near Bridgend
SOUTH Wales Police are appealing for infomation after the body of a five-year-old boy was found in a river near Bridgend.

Wales Online

Fri, 21 May 2021 08:44:30 +0000
Police looking into BBC Diana report to see if there is criminal case
“Following the publication of Lord Dyson’s report we will assess its contents to ensure there is no significant new evidence.”

Fri, 21 May 2021 08:35:32 +0000
The five British royal princesses - and Kate and Meghan don't count
Only five women in the United Kingdom have Princess before their name

Coventry Telegraph

Sun, 1 Aug 2021 07:59:00 +0000
Man with fetish for tights took photographs of young girls outside schools
Mark Stephenson admitted making and distributing indecent images

Sun, 1 Aug 2021 04:00:00 +0000
More incredible new street art in Nuneaton
It is the handiwork of a world-renowned artist

Express and Star

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 08:53:09 +0000
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The Chancellor has told Boris Johnson the UK’s border policy is ‘out of step with our international competitors’.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 08:44:22 +0000
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Darlaston light-heavyweight Ben Whittaker declared he wants a medal to match the colour of his hair after reaching the gold medal bout at Tokyo 2020.

BBC News Humberside

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 18:45:54 GMT
Woman admits stabbing her grandfather, 80, to death
James Fish, 80, was killed at his home in Waltham, North East Lincolnshire in January 2018.

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 10:00:14 GMT
Luke Campbell: London 2012 gold medallist retires
Britain's Luke Campbell, who won Olympic gold at London 2012, retires from boxing.

Bradford Telegraph and Argus

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 07:41:27 +0100
Yorkshire Day pride: former Lord Mayors of Bradford issue a message
WE write this joint statement as former Lord Mayors of Bradford district, who are proud and humbled to have served the whole district in this position. It’s Yorkshire Day and we proudly stand behind our current Lord Mayor, Cllr Shabir Hussain, in c...

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 07:21:06 +0100
The UK's top 20 friendliest cities revealed - do you agree?
The study involving 3,000 adults across the UK ranked the top 20 friendliest cities.

York Press

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 05:00:00 +0100
Selby thug threatened to kill woman and her kittens
A MAN who threatened to kill a woman, drown her kittens and torch her car has been jailed.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 09:00:00 +0100
Gig celebration for happy couple
A TOP rock band helped a happy Yorkshire couple to celebrate their wedding day during a special gig at a popular North Yorkshire venue.

Ukraine News

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 08:39:55 +0000
UkrInform: Ukraine police investigate 130 incidents of human trafficking since year-start
Ukraine police say 130 cases of human trafficking have already been detected in the first half of 2021. Read more here. The post UkrInform: Ukraine police investigate 130 incidents of human trafficking since year-start appeared first on KyivPost.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 08:38:31 +0000
Ukrainian swimmer Romanchuk wins Olympic silver for Ukraine in men’s 1500-meter freestyle
It took 17 years for Ukraine to see Olympic medals shining around its swimmers’ necks. On Aug.1, Ukrainian swimmer Mykhailo Romanchuk, 24, won the silver medal in the men’s 1,500-meter freestyle at the Tokyo Olympic Games. He finished in 14.4...

Unian News Agency

Mon, 14 Jun 2021 20:15:00 +0300
UNIAN suspends work of its English-language editorial office
We expect to resume operations of UNIAN in English in the near future.

Mon, 14 Jun 2021 20:00:00 +0300
Ukraine to become NATO member state with help of Membership Action Plan – Summit communique
NATO leaders have vowed to support reforms toward Ukraine's rapprochement with the Alliance.

Afghanistan News

Algeria

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

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

Algeria Headlines

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 08:31:16 GMT
Egypt, Algeria FMs Stress Strong Cooperation Ties Between Two Countries
[Egypt Online] Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry and his Algerian counterpart Ramtane Lamamra have underlined strong deeply-rooted cooperation ties between Egypt and Algeria in different domains.

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 08:12:28 GMT
Chairman of Libya's Presidential Council Starts Official Visit to Algeria
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -- The chairman of the Presidential Council of Libya Mohamed Yunus al-Menfi started Wednesday a two-day official visit to Algeria.

Algerie Presse Service

Mon, 04 Jan 2021 09:24:23 +0100
L'ancien directeur du journal El Khabar Cherfi Rezki n'est plus
ALGER - L'ancien directeur du journal arabophone El Khabar Cherif Rezki est décédé dans la nuit de dimanche à lundi à Tizi-Ouzou des suites d'un arrêt cardiaque à l'âge de 58 ans, a-t-on appris auprès de ses proches. Professionnel à la plu...

Sun, 03 Jan 2021 21:37:54 +0100
Le président Tebboune préside une réunion du Conseil des ministres
ALGER - Le Président de la République, chef suprême des Forces armées, ministre de la Défense nationale, M. Abdelmadjid Tebboune, a présidé, dimanche, une réunion du Conseil des ministres consacrée à l'évaluation du bilan annuel de 2020 de...

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.

Egypt Headlines

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 08:31:25 GMT
Egypt Reports 47 New Coronavirus Cases, 6 Deaths On Saturday
[Egypt Online] The Health Ministry said 47 new coronavirus cases were detected on Saturday, upping the total number of confirmed cases since the outbreak in the country began to 284,262.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 08:31:22 GMT
Egypt Beat Bahrain to Set Up Germany Showdown in in Olympics Quarters
[Egypt Online] The Egyptian men's handball team finished in style their group stage campaign after beating Bahrain 30-20 on Sunday to set up a clash against Germany in the quarter finals of the Tokyo Olympic Games.

Egyptian Streets

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 21:06:55 +0000
Pinky Selim: “Dance is my obsession, it’s the air I breathe.”
  View this post on Instagram   A post shared by Pinky Selim (@pinkyselim) The Egyptian Streets Podcast: Season 2 focuses on Egyptian women: QAHIRAT. The Egyptian woman is multi-faceted, creative, and absolutely powerful. Egyptian Streets i...

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 14:38:44 +0000
10 Instagram Accounts Documenting Cairo’s Quirks
Cairo is a big city with little quirks, a unique collection of buildings and people, that has its own aesthetics. Over the last few months, several accounts have started piling up, creating a virtual museum of everything from Cairo’s ChillOut gas s...

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

Sun, 1 Aug 2021 11:34:46 +03:00
Israeli gymnast Artem Dolgopyat makes history, nabs gold medal at Tokyo Olympics
Artem Dolgopyat's routine was the highest level of difficulty, guarantying Israel's first medal in the Tokyo Olympics that is not bronze

Sun, 1 Aug 2021 11:08:14 +03:00
Israel accuses Iran of attacking tanker; Tehran denies
Israeli PM Bennett says 'we have our own way of relaying our message to Iran'

Israel Debka

Jerusalem Post Headlines

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 07:29:56 GMT
Coronavirus in Israel: 2,080 cases diagnosed Saturday, 3.7% positivity rate

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 05:43:22 GMT
German Chancellor Angela Merkel to visit Israel on August 28

Jerusalem Post Israel News

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 08:51:27 GMT
Artem the gymnastics artist looks to make his mark in Tokyo
In 2009, Dolgopyat’s family moved to Israel from the Ukraine and settled in Tel Aviv, where he quickly became a standout at the Maccabi sports club.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 07:59:41 GMT
Israel’s Spring Vision to detect systemic diseases to leap into space
The Israeli company Spring Vision will send its technology into space in order to examine astronauts' recurring complaints of impaired vision by tracking structural changes to their eyes.

Times of Israel

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 08:45:46 +0000
Artistic gymnast Artem Dolgopyat wins Israel’s 2nd-ever Olympic gold
24-year-old takes top place on the podium with stunning floor exercise, scoring 14.933 and besting tough Spanish and Chinese competition

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 08:35:21 +0000
Israel braces for weeklong scorcher
Temperatures to climb to 42°C (108°F) around Sea of Galilee; parks authority warns against hiking for next 10 days

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

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 07:08:37 +0000
Lebanese Kid Dies After Scorpion Sting Amid Medicine Shortages
A 9-year-old Zahra Tleis, died on Friday, after being stung by a scorpion, and her family being unable to find an antidote to treat her, due to medicine shortages Lebanon is facing...

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 07:02:57 +0000
Afghanistan Boggles The Mind!
What is happening in Afghanistan today is mind-boggling, a stark reminder peace might never be achieved in that country and what will happen is a replay of continual violence and mayhem...

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

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 19:00:03 +0000
1st August
Daily E- Paper – Kuwait Times   Click above icon to download full news paper   The post 1st August appeared first on Kuwait Times.

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 18:34:36 +0000
UN hails Kuwait’s efforts in combating human trafficking
KUWAIT: The UN office in Kuwait praised the cooperation with the Kuwaiti ministries and public and private bodies in combating human trafficking and preventing the exploitation of human rights. In a press statement Friday, the UN Secretary-General Re...

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

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 11:46:12 GMT
Libya's Combatants Declare Key Coastroad Open
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Tripoli/Libya -- Libya's warring sides said on Friday they had reopened the main coastroad across the frontline, a key element of a ceasefire they agreed last year that has involved months of negotiations.

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 08:12:28 GMT
Chairman of Libya's Presidential Council Starts Official Visit to Algeria
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -- The chairman of the Presidential Council of Libya Mohamed Yunus al-Menfi started Wednesday a two-day official visit to Algeria.

Morocco

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 07:23:11 GMT
Rights Groups Call On Morocco to Not Extradite Uyghur Activist
[VOA] Rights groups are urging Morocco not to extradite to China a Uyghur activist who was arrested after arriving on a flight from Turkey.

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 15:16:18 GMT
While Morocco Is Currently Celebrating the Throne Day, Morocco and Ethiopia Move Forward With Their Diversified Bilateral Agenda
[Ethiopian Herald] On 30 July 2021, the Moroccan people celebrate the 22nd Anniversary of King Mohammed VI's ascension to the throne of his glorious ancestors.

Morocco World News

North Africa

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 13:15:57 GMT
Egypt: IMF - SBA With Egypt Achieved Major Targets During Covid
[Egypt Online] Experts at the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said the Stand-by Arrangement (SBA) with Egypt, offered during the period from June 2020-2021 has achieved its major targets in terms of maintaining the macro-economic stability during t...

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 13:15:47 GMT
Egypt: Sisi - We Are Able to Preserve Gains of Egyptian People
[Egypt Online] President Abdel Fattah El Sisi said on Friday that the July 23rd Revolution was capable of changing life in Egypt at the political, economic and social levels.

Oman

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

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

Oman Daily

Tue, 25 Feb 2020 14:18:54 +0000
Coronavirus Update: Oman to bring back travellers from Shiraz in Iran
MoFA has announced that Oman's embassy in Tehran is following up on citizens in the Islamic Republic.

Tue, 25 Feb 2020 14:16:28 +0000
Omani travellers from Iran to arrive shortly
Oman's Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) stated its embassy in Tehran has confirmed its communication with Omanis present in Iran.

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

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 08:27:16 +0000
Qatar-Bahrain territorial dispute erupts online as ownership claims resurface on Twitter
Hawar Island and Al Zubarah fort have been at the centre of a historical territorial dispute between Bahrain and Qatar. A decades long territorial dispute between Qatar andBahrain has resurfaced online once more with social media users engaging in a ...

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 06:00:47 +0000
Blinkist review: Is the future of reading books.. not reading books?
With the growing popularity of ebooks, apps like Blinkist have made reading much easier, but could it come at a cost? Over the past few years, ebooks have become increasingly more popular. Kindle devices and iBooks apps helped catalyse the growth of ...

Sahara Reporters

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 08:14:39 +0000
BREAKING: Nigeria's Police IG Recommends Suspension Of Embattled 'Super Cop', Abba Kyari As Panel Begins Probe
DCP Abba Kyari The Inspector-General of Police, IGP, Usman Alkali Baba, has recommended the immediate suspension of DCP Abba Kyari, the Head of the Police Intelligence Response Team (IRT), from the service of the Nigeria Police Force, pending...

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 07:50:27 +0000
Group Gives Edo Police 72 Hours To Arrest Vigilantes Who Burnt 5 Suspects To Death
File photo used to illustrate story. A human rights group, Talakawa’s Parliament has condemned the extrajudicial killing of 5 Nigerians allegedly accused of kidnapping in the Owan East Local Government Area of Edo State by some members of O...

Sahara Reporters Latest News

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 21:23:57 +0000
Crisis In Kogi APC As LG Chairman Dares Yahaya Bello on Ward Congress
Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello. Crisis is currently rocking the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in the Ijumu Local Government Area of Kogi State as the council boss in the area, Alhaji Taofiq Isa, on Saturday allegedly conducted par...

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 19:31:46 +0000
How Ex-Senate President, Saraki Was Arrested After Wedding Ceremony In Abuja
Bukola Saraki Former Senate President, Bukola Saraki, on Saturday attended a wedding function in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, after which he was arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission. Saraki attended the wedding ce...

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, 23 Jul 2021 13:15:21 GMT
Covid-19 - Gabes Logs 142 More Infections
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Tunis/Tunisia -- The Gabes governorate had logged 142 more COVID-19 infections from 341 test, taking the caseload to 16,965, including 15,777 recoveries, Preventive Health Director Yahya Hamdi stated to TAP on Friday.

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 13:14:49 GMT
Covid-19 - Kef Sees Surge in Number of Fatalities and Infections
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Tunis/Tunisia -- 9 COVID-related fatalities and 133 more infections were logged in the Kef governorate from 283 tests conducted on July 21, according to the local health directorate.

Western Sahara

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 07:20:52 GMT
Sharawi - Sisi Continues Backing Program of Local Development in Upper Egypt
[Egypt Online] Local Development Minister Mahmoud Sharawi stressed that President Abdel Fattah El Sisi is keen to continuously support the program of local development in Upper Egypt which is one of the main executive mechanisms implemented by the Eg...

Wed, 30 Jun 2021 11:57:55 GMT
SADR Takes Part At African Second Forum On Cybercrime
[SPS] Chahid El-Hafed -- The Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR) took part in the second African Forum on Cybercrime held on June 28 and 29 through videoconference under the sponsorship of the Commission Africana and the European Council.

Yemen

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

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

Canadian News

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 18:19:05 EDT
Canada was an outlier on mixing COVID-19 vaccines, but more countries now following suit
Canada became an outlier in the fight against COVID-19 by allowing residents to mix various coronavirus vaccines. But while the approach has been controversial, it’s now increasingly being explored ...

Sun, 1 Aug 2021 04:00:00 EDT
Business travel isn't expected to return to pre-pandemic levels anytime soon
Business travel may be a long time coming back to pre-pandemic levels. That will hurt many bottom lines, particularly for airlines where business trips make up a significant part of industry profit. ...

Canadian World News

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 08:53:22 EDT
French police clash with protesters in Paris over coronavirus health pass
Thousands of people protested France's special virus pass by marching through Paris and other cities on Saturday. Most demonstrations were peaceful, but some protesters in Paris clashed with riot poli...

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 16:54:28 EDT
Florida, COVID-19 epicentre in the U.S., breaks record with more than 21,000 new cases
Florida reported 21,683 new cases of COVID-19, the state's highest one-day total since the start of the pandemic, according to data released Saturday, as its theme park resorts again started asking vi...

Journal de Quebec (fr)

Regina Leader-Post

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 23:06:12 +0000
'Burden of love:' Caregivers of aging loved ones experience stress and joy
"I love her and I keep doing this because I love her."

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 21:28:43 +0000
Outdoor theatre production on anti-racism comes to Regina
Saskatoon-based Sum Theatre is expanding its Theatre in the Park experience to Regina for the first time.

Times Colonist

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 18:19:00 -0700
Fire hoses and a whole lot muscle used to rescue horse from mud bog
It may have been a little tired, a little wet and plenty dirty, but a Saanich horse named Gecko was in good health Saturday after Saanich firefighters pulled it from a marshy area on property near Camosun College’s Interurban campus. The horse...

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 17:02:00 -0700
New agreement sets stage for continued talks with Snuneymuxw First Nation
A new memorandum of understanding between a Nanaimo-area First Nation and the provincial and federal governments provides a “way forward” to address historical issues around the nation’s traditional territories and impacts to its rights and p...

Toronto Star

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 20:54:00 EDT
Tokyo Olympics Day 9: Penny Oleksiak becomes Canada’s most decorated Olympian; Abel eighth in springboard diving; 14 participants lose credentials for breaking COVID-19 rules
Ongoing coverage of Team Canada in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 22:44:25 EDT
Bruce Arthur: Penny Oleksiak is Canada’s most decorated Olympian after medley relay bronze. Swim medals are the new normal
Six medals in Tokyo after six in Rio. As a swimming nation, Canada has evolved into something small but mighty, Bruce Arthur writes.

Windsor Star

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 19:58:08 +0000
Algae bloom advisory for Lake St. Clair issued by health unit
The Windsor-Essex County Health Unit (WECHU) has issued a blue-green algae bloom advisory for the south shores of Lake St. Clair. The advisory is based on recent lab results for microcystins in Lake St. Clair by the local municipal water treatment pl...

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 10:06:01 +0000
Reader letter: Now is not the time to be complacent about COVID
We have done very well in Windsor and Essex County with low COVID numbers and good vaccination rates.  Actually we have done very well province wide.  But this is not the time to be complacent and assume that we are past the danger.  With new vari...

Mexico El Norte (sp)

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 15:56:13 -0600
Urgen revisar estrategia Covid por variante Delta
Diputados de AN urgen al Gobierno revisar estrategia contra Covid ante alza en contagios por variante Delta; piden más pruebas y vacunas.

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 22:58:15 -0600
Se estrena Duván y da primera alegría a Rayados
Rayados vence 2-0 a Pumas en el BBVA, con doblete del colombiano Duván Vergara, y se apunta su primer triunfo del Torneo Grita México A21.

Mexico Informador (sp)

Sun, 1 Aug 2021 01:30:00 -0500
Jóvenes arrasan con vacunas en Ciudad de México
Fue necesario solicitar las dosis de la siguiente semana para dar abasto a los ciudadanos que buscaban cumplir con su inoculación

Sun, 1 Aug 2021 01:02:27 -0500
Clima en Monterrey hoy: el pronóstico para el domingo 1 de agosto de 2021
Conoce el pronóstico del clima para la ciudad de Monterrey

Mexico Reforma (sp)

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 01:32:28 -0600
Borra Israel a México en beis y lo elimina de JO
La Selección Mexicana de beisbol quedó fuera de Tokio 2020 al caer 12-5 ante Israel; la novena tricolor perdió sus tres duelos en JO.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 02:07:41 -0600
Se va Aranza de Tokio 2020 con diploma olímpico
La clavadista mexicana Aranza Vázquez finalizó en el lugar seis en la Final de trampolín de 3 metros y obtendrá diploma olímpico.

Mexico Star

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 04:55:07 GMT
Hector Herrera's late goal carries Mexico past Canada
Hector Herrera scored in the ninth minute of second-half stoppage time to give Mexico a dramatic 2-1 victory over Canada in the semifinals of the CONCACAF Gold Cup at Houston on Thursday. The Mexicans will play the U.S. in Las Vegas on Sunday with a...

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 02:19:08 GMT
Galaxy, in search of offense, host Timbers
The Los Angeles Galaxy will continue to be without some offensive firepower on Friday night when they host the Portland Timbers. Forward Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez, who has a team-high 10 goals, is out due to injury. So are top midfielders Sebast...

Mexico Topix (usa)

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