Thailand’s flagship airline on Thursday said it had launched a probe into revelations that Rolls-Royce paid millions of dollars in bribes to win contracts, including to airline employees and gov
Chux Ohai The panel of judges for the Flash Fiction Award category of the Etisalat Prize for Literature has announced that there will be no winner and runners-up for the 2016 edition of the prize. The
The number of cyber attacks on NATO has increased markedly over the past year, according to the head of the military alliance, Deutsche Welle reported.
The President-elect of The Gambia has invited all to his inauguration as the President of of the country. Barrow said this in a tweet on Thursday that the inauguration would be holding at the Gambian
US broadcaster ESPN was plunged into a race row after one of its commentators compared tennis player Venus Williams to a “gorilla”, prompting a flood of criticism online. Commentator Doug
A member of the Peoples Democratic Party caucus in the Senate, Senator Nelson Effiong, has notified the lawmakers on his intention to defect from the minority party to the majority All Progressives Co
An extraordinary event within the scope of the MERCEDES BENZ FASHION WEEK in Berlin took place on Wednesday, January 18th 2017 under the patronage and with the support of The European Azerbaijan Socie
President Muhammadu Buhari has written to the Senate to notify the legislature of his intention to proceed on leave between January 23 and February 6, 2017. In the letter read by the President of the
Novak Djokovic suffered arguably the biggest defeat of his career when he crashed out of the Australian Open to 117th-ranked Uzbek Denis Istomin on Thursday, extending his mystifying slump in form. Wi
Interrogation of the two men arrested by Icelandic police onboard the trawler Polar Nanoq from Greenland was completed by 8 am.
A high-rise building in Tehran engulfed by a fire collapsed on Thursday, killing at least 30 firefighters and injuring some 75 people, state media reported.
Trade turnover between Ukraine and Turkey has reduced in recent years, Ambassador of Ukraine to Turkey Andrii Sybiha said during a video project Diplomacy without Borders, according to a UNIAN corresp
Steeper cuts in OPEC oil production are likely this month as producers increasingly implement a recent landmark deal aimed at stabilising oil prices, the IEA said Thursday. “Initial indications
An avalanche hit a popular mountain hotel in central Italy after a series of strong earthquakes had rattled the area, and up to 30 people might be buried under the snow, officials said on Wednesday.
Argentine striker Carlos Tevez arrived Thursday to a rousing welcome from hundreds of fans in Shanghai, where he will join local side Shenhua in a deal that reportedly makes him the world’s top-
Brazilian starlet Gabriel Jesus has formally completed his move to Manchester City from Palmeiras, the Premier League club announced on Thursday. City agreed to sign Jesus on a five-year contract in A
All clubs are under tight control, according to Mutko
Russia has announced its consent to arm the OSCE monitors in Donbas with small arms in order to claim it is loyal to the Minsk process, said Director of Foreign Policy Institute of the Diplomatic Acad
CIECH Soda Romania, the production unit of CIECH Group, registered a record production last year, following investments of RON33.5 million, the company said in a statement Thursday.
Ozioma Ubabukoh Over the last five years, Original Equipment Manufacturers have flooded the Nigerian smartphone market, hoping to occupy the space as the primary retailers. In other words, they all st
The first patient Cynthia Waliaula lost was a baby who stopped breathing while she carried him in her arms through the hospital, desperately trying to find an oxygen tank. Barely out of medical school
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation on Wednesday admonished Nigerians not to engage ?in panic buying of petrol as there was no plan to increase its price. ? In a statement released in Abuja by
Brexit plan unfolds, papers wonder what that means for Europeans, while the Socialist primaries are also making the headlines.
All contracts procure medicines using 2016 budget funds have been signed and tenders have been announced, acting Health Minister Ulana Suprun said at a press conference on Wednesday.
Three Dutch companies feature in a new ranking of the world’s top 10 most sustainable companies. The list, put together...
The priority tasks of the Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine in 2017 are land reform, stimulation of the agrarian sector development, improvement of quality and food safety, and the devel
The Council of the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) after an extraordinary meeting held on January 17 devoted the current state of the currency market has recommended the government and NBU Board to rev
Christian Mihr, executive director of RSF Germany, told reporters in Berlin that initially there were
signs that Dink’s murder was not carried out by a small group of nationalists.
Lawlessness in the City of Joburg has, for too long, been allowed to be a part of its fabric, but culprits are now going to face the full might of the law.
The Ukrainian defense-industrial complex has problems with human resources as well
The Dutch unemployment rate fell to 5.4% in the final quarter of 2016, the lowest level in 10 years, national...
Armenia’s Government approved the proposal on signing an agreement with the United Arab
Emirates over the elimination of visa regime.