Kazakhstan was always ready to provide a platform for international meetings on solving the Syrian crisis, Kazakh deputy foreign minister has vowed
PAC members marched to the University of Fort Hare, demanding that management rename the institution after its founding president Robert Mangaliso Sobukwe.
The Cape Argus has a special gift for its readers today - a keepsake collector’s edition magazine featuring 160 years of the Cape Argus and 40 years of the Cape Town Cycle Tour.
The entire surface of the interior of the Sistine Chapel has been photographed in stunning detail in a top-secret project that will assist any and all future restorations of one of mank
An Israeli Jew has received an 11-year prison term for the attempted murder of another Jewish man who he mistakenly thought was an Arab. An “inner voice” allegedly guided him to “find a
Most often those leaving the region are retirees
Gauteng Community Safety MEC Sizakele Nkosi-Malobane has defended her decision to spend R60 000 to treat prisoners to a KFC meal.
Chicken may sound like a healthier fast food option, but customers who make that choice at Subway might be in for a surprise. DNA tests have found their chicken was actually half soy, a
Catalonian activists have gathered in Spain’s capital to support one of the organizers of the non-binding referendum. Francesc Homs appeared in court on charges of "civil disobedience a
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is concerned over the recent escalation in Nagorno Karabakh conflict zone.
A US raid in Yemen that resulted in the deaths of one Navy SEAL and at least 25 civilians has been found to have yielded no significant intelligence. This comes after weeks of the White
The Russian authorities announced the Turkish Stream in December 2014 to replace the South Stream gas pipeline project
Over 500 people attended rallies in 33 states to show their support for President Donald Trump, widely viewed as a counter measure to the weeks of protests against the Trump administrat
There’s no denying fresh Swiss mountain air is something special, but would you pay $167 dollars just to breathe some? The man behind a company selling jars of the air believes it’s wor
The annual Rosenmontag carnival in Germany has dished out its fair share of mockery and satire to almost every significant event over past year, including Donald Trump’s presidency, the
In the days after police cleared the last protesters from the the main Dakota Access Pipeline protest camp, several dogs and puppies were reportedly rescued during the cleanup process.
At least 4 people have been killed and 2 injured after a Cessna 310 aircraft crashed in a neighborhood east of the Riverside Municipal Airport, setting several houses on fire. Read Full
At least 1 person has been killed and 5 injured after a Cessna 310 aircraft crashed in a neighborhood east of the Riverside Municipal Airport, setting several houses on fire. Read Full
At least four Palestinians have reportedly been wounded in Gaza after the Israeli Air Force conducted a series of retaliatory strikes against Hamas after the group allegedly fired a roc
Germany will help Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania to set up Russian-language media outlets to counter the alleged “systematic disinformation” coming from Russian channels broadcasting in
Before 2023 the company plans to invest more than 1 trillion rubles ($17.18 bln) in investment, including 250 bln rubles ($4.29 bln) to environmental projects
The Department of Justice is abandoning a six-year effort to overturn a Texas voter identification law. Under Attorney General Jeff Sessions, this may not be the last shift on voting is
"As of January 1, nearly 700 km was welded, 490 km was laid. In 2017 more than 600 km is planned for construction," Member of Gazprom Management Committee Oleg Aksyutin said
A New York federal judge has dismissed a class-action lawsuit accusing Walmart Stores, Inc. of defrauding shareholders. The complaint alleged the retail giant concealed widespread bribe
U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres today appointed a Norwegian diplomat who dealt with the Colombian peace process to try to settle the longstanding border controversy between Venezuela and Guyan
Israeli lawmakers have passed a biometric database law to digitally encode personal information of all Israeli residents, including high-quality photos for face recognition and fingerpr
Life is no longer a beach for Exuma’s famous swimming pigs in The Bahamas after several of them were discovered dead. Tourists being too generous with their alcohol has been blamed for
Folashade Adebayo The Deputy Governor of Lagos State, Dr Idiat Adebule, has said improving the economic opportunities of women is the major key to poverty reduction and economic growth. She said this
Sesan Olufowobi The Lagos State Government on Monday said it had concluded plans to crush and recycle over 4,000 impounded commercial motorcycles, popularly called okada. The state Commissioner of Pol
Festus Abu The Nigeria Football Federation President Amaju Pinnick will learn his fate during the federation’s emergency meeting with sports minister Solomon Dalung in Abuja on Tuesday. Pinnick h
Akeem Lasisi A major quality of good communication is clarity. You should always speak and write in a way that will make the listener or reader to be able to understand your message with little or no
Friday Olokor, Abuja A coalition of anti-corruption groups in the country, led by the Transparency Initiative Nigeria, has urged the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission to commence investigation
Ozioma Ubabukoh Dell has announced the technology industry’s first shipment of ocean plastics packaging, saying that it is the result of an innovative, commercial-scale pilot programme. The company sa