Posts

Manchester Terror Attack: Police Name Suspect Behind Attack

Image
Security agencies are investigating whether Salman Abedi, named as the Manchester suicide bomber responsible for killing 22 people, including an eight-year-old girl, had any links with the Isis group which was set up in Libya.

Hassan Rouhani Re-elected As President Of Iran

Image
It was a rare night of open-air partying in Iran on Saturday as tens of thousands of supporters of President Hassan Rouhani took to the streets to celebrate his re-election.

Top 5 Asia Countries For Foreign Investors

Image
Here are five countries typically described by business consultants, lenders and investors as the best places for foreigners to make investments in Asia:

Ivory Coast Unrest: Government Reach Deal With Soldiers

Image
The Ivory Coast government says it has reached a deal with soldiers involved in a four-day revolt over pay.

Reactions Trail North Korea Latest Ballistic Missile Test

Image
A statement from US President Donald Trump’s White House called North Korea a “flagrant menace” and urged “far stronger sanctions” against the reclusive nation.

Chelsea Lift English Premier League Title With Win At West Brom

Image
Chelsea FC players have gone from being champions in 2015, to finishing in 10th place in 2016 following the worst-ever Premier League title defense, to being champions again.

New Drugs: HIV Life Expectancy 'Near Normal'

Image
Young people on the latest HIV drugs now have near-normal life expectancy because of improvements in treatments, a study in The Lancet suggests.

Trending News From Around The World Today 8th May 2017

Image
Here are the top trending news from around the world today 8th May 2017 as compiled by Ocheme Kingsley.

Nigerian Government Swap Terror Suspects With 82 Chibok Girls

Image
The president’s spokesperson, Garba Shehu, said in a statement in the early hours of Sunday that the girls were exchanged for some Boko Haram “suspects” held by the government.

School Nutrition Employee Week: US Govt. Makes Major Change

Image
Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue visited an elementary school in Virginia yesterday to commemorate School Nutrition Employee Week, and used the appearance to announce major changes to nutrition standards in school lunch programs.

World Press Freedom Day: A Look At Press Freedom In The United States

Image
You might think that the United States is a pretty safe place to be a journalist. In nations such as China and Syria, independent journalists are often jailed and sometimes killed for doing their jobs.

Bitcoin Leap To Fresh Record High Of $1,422.22

Image
Bitcoin hit a fresh record high Monday, spurred by a jump in global trading activity.

Workers Day: President Uhuru Kenyatta Increase Minimum Wage in Kenya

Image
Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta raise minimum wage by 18 percent on Monday during Labour Day Celebrations at Uhuru Park in Nairobi.

100-Day In Office: Media Won't Cover My Long List Of Achievements - Trump

Image
As he reached the 100-day benchmark, President Trump again took aim at a familiar adversary, blaming the news media for what he characterized as a refusal to cover his administration's "long list of achievements."

Pope Francis Arrives Egypt For Conference With Muslim Leaders

Image
Pontiff will advocate reconciliation among religions; Travels after attacks on Christians in the country.

Kylian Mbappe Can Only Go To 4 Teams: Madrid, Barca, United or City - Agent

Image
Pascal Boisseau agent of Kylian Mbappe has spoken to the daily L'Equipe about the possibilities of the French striker leaving Monaco this summer.

Russian And Saudi Foreign Ministers Hold Talks Over Syria

Image
Despite the known differences between Moscow and Riyadh on the role of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said that there are no differences that can not be overcome on the Syrian settlement, with the statement of his Saudi counterpart Adel al-Jubair that Riyadh still believes that Syrian President Bashar Assad has no future in Syria.

10 Suspects Arrested in Investigation into Charlie Hebdo and Hyper Kosher Attacks

Image
Ten people have been held in custody since Monday in connection with the investigation into the attacks on Charlie hebdo and Hyper Cacher in January 2015, suspected of involvement in the supply of weapons to Amedy Coulibaly. Sources close to the investigation said Wednesday.

NASA Astronaut Peggy Whitson Set Record For Most Number Of Days In Space

Image
Peggy Whitson arrived at the space station for her current stint on November 19, 2016, and is due to return to Earth in September.

Recent Post