Dozens of tombstones at a Jewish cemetery in Philadelphia were discovered toppled and damaged, according to media reports. Police classified the incident as an act of vandalism, the sec
Marc Faber, known as 'Dr. Doom' for his pessimistic views of equity markets, has warned investors that US stocks are vulnerable to a seismic selloff, which could start any moment. Read
In reply to statements that Kiev has a plan to regain control over Donbass and Crimea, Russian Senator Aleksey Pushkov stated that the scenario was absolutely impossible. Read Full Art
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and Emir of the State of Qatar Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al-Thani held a one-on-one meeting.
The 89th Academy Awards was held on the night of February 26
President Trump will instruct federal agencies on Monday to assemble a budget for the coming fiscal year that includes sharp increases in Defense Department spending and drastic enough cuts to domesti
Surulere Chief Magistrates’ Court, Lagos, on Monday granted a N200, 000 bail on a 53-year-old woman, Helen Yakara, for allegedly assaulting her 11-year-old niece with an electric cable. The Chief Magi
In an annual letter to Berkshire Hathaway shareholders billionaire Warren Buffett has attacked hedge funds, arguing that their highly paid managers cannot beat the stock market. Read Fu
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and Emir of the State of Qatar Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al-Thani have held an expanded meeting.
A Russian lawmaker says "representatives of a number of delegations said it is difficult to imagine the OSCE without Russia"
The investigators are taking all necessary measures to identify the persons complicit in each specific fact of the artillery attacks
A German hostage in the conflict-wracked southern Philippines has been beheaded by Islamist militants, with the video being posted online by the terrorism monitoring group SITE. Read Fu
The City of Joburg has put several steps in place to prevent possible xenophobic violence which may erupt following the recent violence in Tshwane.
Attackers opened fire on a prison bus outside Colombo on Monday, killing five prisoners and two armed guards in the worst gang-related violence to hit Sri Lanka in decades. Police said the gunmen spra
Olusola Fabiyi, Abuja Sacked National Caretaker Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party led by Senator Ahmed Makarfi has asked the National Chairman of the party, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff to vacate
The Russian expert links the region’s current situation to the progressing shift in the world order
Senior Vice President of Sberbank Sergey Ivanov will be nominated to replace Andrey Zharkov as President of Russia’s top diamond producer Alrosa
The Independent National Electoral Commission said that the result of the supplementary election held in Etche, Rivers was announced in Port Harcourt because of security reasons. The Resident Electora
A Federation Council member has issued a comment regarding an earlier statement of Ukrainian Interior Minister Arsen Avakov claiming the Ukrainian authorities have a plan for Donbas settlement.
"Preserving Libya’s sovereignty and territorial integrity is our priority," Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov said
Video camera manufacturer GoPro Inc. will open a software development and IT office in Bucharest on March 1 and plans to create up to 100 jobs, the company announced.
An official welcome ceremony has been held for President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev, who is in Qatar for an official visit.
"Turkey is presently setting up a 90-kilometer buffer zone," Ilnur Cevik, an adviser to Turkish President Recep Tayuip Erdogan, said
Premier David Mabuza calls on the province’s finance development institution to explore the possibility of establishing a diversified state-owned mining company.
Universities with a fixed number of places for certain degree courses have been heavily oversubscribed, the Telegraaf reports on Monday....
The world's most valuable company, oil monopoly Saudi Aramco, could be worth just $400 billion, or 80 percent less than the $2 trillion estimated by Riyadh, according to analysts at Woo
Chairman of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar People and Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine deputy (Petro Poroshenko Bloc faction) Refat Chubarov has criticized the recent trip of parliament deputy Nadezhda Savc
Mischievous people, hell-bent on causing chaos and attacking foreigners, hijacked Friday’s march against crime, organisers have claimed.
Russian-backed leaders of the so-called "LPR/DPR" (the self-proclaimed Luhansk and Donetsk People's Republics) demand that the Ukrainian authorities stop by early March the transport blo
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The newly sworn-in Deputy Governor of Ondo State, Mr Agboola Ajayi, has said that the people of the state will benefit from the new government’s dividends of democracy. He said this at a reception hel
More metro police, additional homeless shelters and fixed potholes are some of the changes that Joburg residents can expect in the coming weeks.
This year’s Oscars outdid themselves, with the biggest awards show on the planet managing to mismanage an envelope in an embarrassing blunder scathingly compared online with Steve Harve