Rodrigo Duterte paid an official visit to Russia at the invitation of the Russian leader on May 22-24
A US federal appeals court on Thursday dealt a fresh setback to President Donald Trump’s controversial travel ban, upholding a lower court’s decision to block the measure targeting travele
Philippines special forces launched an attack on Islamist militant positions in Marawi City early Thursday morning in a bid to retake the city from the ISIS-affiliated Maute group. The
Below is a roundup of major events on Thursday, 25 May:
Two soldiers have been arrested in Edo State, allegedly for disrupting the sitting of a mobile court at Oba Ovoranmen Square in Benin. The spokesman of the Edo State Police Command, DSP Moses Nkombe,
Celje Pivovarna Laško clinched their 21st handball championship title, having defeated Krka 38:26 (18:14) in the penultimate round of the national league on Thursday.
OPEC and its allies extended oil production cuts for nine more months after last year's landmark agreement failed to eliminate the global oversupply or achieve a sustained price recovery, accordin
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Chelsea’s Nigeria forward Victor Moses on Thursday praised club manager Antonio Conte for resurrecting his career and giving him the “confidence to enjoy his football’’. The 26-year-old Moses joined t
Around 2,300 migrants were rescued off the coast of Libya on Thursday and two others were found dead in operations carried out by NGO vessels, the Italian coastguard and commercial ships in the area.
"It looks like no one is in a hurry to go to Khan Sheykhun for verification of the details," the ministry said
A U.S. Navy Destroyer in the vicinity of a man-made island in South China Sea was told to leave the area by Chinese warships, a Chinese defense official said on Thursday. Ren Guoqiang, a Chinese Defen
Femi Makinde, Osogbo The management of the LAUTECH Teaching Hospital, Osogbo has insisted that the family of the Late Senator Isiaka Adeleke did not request that the hospital should carry out an autop
A divorce-seeking housewife, Mojisola Ajiboye, on Thursday told an Agege Customary Court that her husband is not the biological father of her son. She gave the testimony in the divorce suit she filed
Afeez Hanafi An agent of NairaBet, a sports betting platform, has ended his life over his inability to pay a customer who allegedly won a N600,000 bet. PUNCH Metro learnt that residents of Obadeyi Aja
Bukola Adebayo The Federal Government may sanction Kenya Airways for conveying a corpse from Ebola-affected Democratic Republic of Congo to Nigeria. The Lagos State Commissioner For Health, Dr. Jide I
President Donald Trump’s travel ban unfairly discriminated against Muslims, a federal appeals court ruled, upholding most of the previously issued injunction against it. Read Full Artic
Oil producers within and outside OPEC agreed on Thursday to extend output cuts into 2018 to ease a global supply glut and support prices. “We considered various scenarios from six to nine to 12
New South Africa coach Stuart Baxter named a 25-man squad Thursday for a 2019 Africa Cup of Nations matchday 1 qualifier in Nigeria on June 10: Goalkeepers: Darren Keet (Wits), Itumeleng Khune (Kaizer
Armored cars, helicopters and machinegun-equipped ground drones are just some of the hardware being used in massive anti-terrorism drills in Crimea launched by the Russian Federal Secur
What better way to influence Russian and US travel journalists than to invite them on an all expenses paid trip to the Algarve.
This week, funded by the Tourism Association of Algarve in partnership
The presidents of Russia and the Philippines have agreed to step up joint efforts aimed at counteraction to the global threats
The Lagos State Police Command says it has commenced investigation into the kidnap incident at Igbonla Model College, near Epe, with a view to rescuing the six students abducted early on Thursday. ASP
One of the 164 Nigerians who voluntarily returned from Libya could hardly contain his excitement at seeing his fatherland again. He was one of the Nigerians who had embarked on one of the arduous jour
More than 100 civilians were killed when a US airstrike in Iraq triggered secondary explosions in March, according to a Pentagon investigation. Washington says Iraq requested the strike
A video of some youths in a fierce confrontation with policemen has surfaced online. It is not known exactly where the incident happened, but some youths were seen arguing with the police and speaking
he Republican Party of Armenia (RPA) has decided to give an opportunity to the Cabinet led by
Karen Karapetyan to continue its works without major changes.
In March, Gazprom signed a memorandum of cooperation with Iranian partners
Leke Baiyewu, Abuja The Deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu, has called for the removal of age restrictions for holding political offices in Nigeria. He said the electorate should be allowe
Montana Republican congressional candidate Greg Gianforte has been charged with assaulting a reporter hours before polls were due to open on Thursday for a special election. Read Full A
“The bill on the creation of the independent anti-corruption court has been in limbo in Rada for 6 months. However, the president and his faction do not like the bill, and they make no proposals to be
Nigeria will maintain it’s output of 2.2 million barrels per day, according to the outcome of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) meeting in Vienna. This was disclosed at the 172n