News.Az congratulates its readers on the World Azerbaijanis' Solidarity Day and the New Year.
President Jacob Zuma has declared a Special Provincial Official Funeral for anti-apartheid activist Mr Mewallal Ramgobin.
EU Special Representative for the South Caucasus and the crisis in Georgia Herbert Salber who is on official visit to Armenia, met with Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan.
The growth of Ukraine’s industrial output in September year-over-year slowed down from 3.4% a month earlier to 2%, as reported on the website of the State Statistics Service of Ukraine.
Julie Patz, whose son Etan vanished on his way to school in 1979, testified about the “total horror” of hearing that her son was missing.
A presentation of film “Young Voices, Ancient Song” dedicated to refugee children from Azerbaijan’s Karabakh region has been held in Baku, AzerTag reports.
More reports of militants shooting at and torturing people trying to leave the besieged Syrian city of Aleppo have emerged, as locals waiting for their relatives by humanitarian corrido
Two people were arrested in Pasadena, Maryland, and charged with multiple possession and reckless endangerment charges after authorities found drugs and drug paraphernalia at a home lic
A fellow #FeesMustFall activist claims former Wits SRC president Mcebo Dlamini is on hunger strike in prison, where he has been remanded until his next court date.
’Femi Asu Nigeria, Africa’s biggest economy, was dwarfed by Ghana and 13 other countries on the continent in a global survey of opportunities for young people, a new report by the Commonwealth has rev
Police say they are investigating the circumstances surrounding the shooting of a male juvenile, who allegedly committed a crime of Simple Larceny, in the compound of Republic Bank Limited at Waterloo
Latvian border guards have detained Ella Taranova, a chief producer for Russia’s Rossiya Segodnya international information agency, who arrived for the Baltic Forum in Riga. According t
The National Legal Adviser, Alliance for Democracy, Mr. Kehinde Aworele, on Friday said the party’s National Executive Committee did not recognise Chief Olusola Oke as its governorship candidate in th
Former Nigerian Minister of Finance, Mrs Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has been appointed a member of the international advisory panel of Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank. The AIIB Senior Communication Off
London's ambulance service treated 26 people for breathing difficulties at London City Airport after an apparent chemical incident.
The decision to deploy in Donbas the armed police mission of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe should be taken by the organization’s Permanent Council, that’s accordi
Apple has sued a company that makes "genuine" chargers for Apple products that have been bought on Amazon.com with Apple's marketing images. The alleged counterfeit products "haven't be
Below is a roundup of major events on Friday, 21 October:
While agreeing with President Barack Obama that the US election system is too big to hack, officials in his administration are now suggested that any evidence of voting impropriety may
Major internet services including Twitter, Spotify and Amazon suffered service interruptions and outages on Friday as a US internet provider came under sustained cyber attack. The internet service com
Adelani Adepegba, Abuja The police have paraded a father, his son and two others for alleged involvement in the kidnap and murder of a Port Harcourt lawyer and activist, Mr. Ken Atsuete. The lawyer wa
A Georgia man swapped sexual text messages with a teenage girl while his toddler son was dying in the back of a hot SUV.
The Kiev government added 335 new names to the list of personal sanctions
Foreign travelers to the US that are eligible for a visa waiver may be asked to provide their social media accounts, according to the Department of Homeland Security, which maintains th
Russian Defense Ministry Spokesman Igor Konashenkov earlier refuted these reports as well
The German Parliament has adopted a bill granting country’s intelligence agencies wider powers, including spying on EU facilities, but also introducing broader oversight. Critics of the
The longer Donald Trump is the center of American discourse, the more Americans sound like Russians, according to an editorial by Linette Lopez published by Business Insider.
CARACAS, (Reuters) – Outraged opposition leaders vowed today to focus their battle to remove socialist President Nicolas Maduro on peaceful street protests after judicial and electoral authoriti
Gas consumption in EU member states (EU-28) is expected to increase by 6 percent in 2016, as compared to 2015, according to the latest estimates from Eurogas, the association representing the European
The Ogun State Police Command has arrested a 23-year-old lady, Abosede Omolare, for allegedly stabbing her fiance, Sadiq Dauda, to death during an argument. The Command’s Public Relations Officer, Mr.
The aid was distributed from October 17-21.
The DA says Busisiwe Mkhwebane’s decision not to oppose the bid to delay the release of the state capture report shows she is succumbing to the executive.
Liberty Life, one of the biggest insurance companies in SA, has failed in its bid to reject a six-figure payment to a disabled claimant.