World News (124)

Latest News

The vote Gambia’s President Barrow must win

Thursday, 06 April 2017 00:00

Gambians will today vote for members of their one-chamber parliament. They are the first polls since Yahya Jammeh left power after more than 22 years as president.

Russia blames rebels for Syria gas attack

Wednesday, 05 April 2017 00:00

Russia says that chemical gas that killed and injured dozens of civilians in a rebel-held town in northern Syria came from rebel weapons on the ground.

Trump son-in-law in Iraq with top US general

Tuesday, 04 April 2017 00:00

US President Donald Trump’s son-in-law, Jared Kushner, is in Baghdad to meet Iraqi leaders and be briefed on the fight against the Islamic State group.

South Africa’s credit rating has been cut to junk status

Tuesday, 04 April 2017 00:00

South Africa’s credit rating has been cut to junk status by the ratings agency S&P Global.

Come, serve and go – Mahama to African leaders

Monday, 03 April 2017 00:00

Former President John Dramani Mahama has advised African leaders not to overstay their welcome, especially after their constitutional tenures end.

S.A former leader’s colonialism tweets lead to disciplinary action

Monday, 03 April 2017 00:00

South Africa’s opposition party has launched disciplinary action against its former leader after she tweeted colonialism was not all bad.

Popular News

A Federal judge in Hawaii has blocked President Donald Trump’s…
A man has been shot dead after trying to seize…
Gambians will today vote for members of their one-chamber parliament.…
Opposition leaders in Democratic Republic of Congo called on national…

Huge ship vanishes in South Atlantic

Monday, 03 April 2017 00:00

A huge South Korean cargo ship which had 24 people on board has gone missing in the South Atlantic.

Ivanka Trump to be assistant to US president

Thursday, 30 March 2017 00:00

Ivanka Trump is officially joining her father's administration as an unpaid employee with the title Assistant to the President, the White House says. The US first daughter bowed to pressure following an outcry from ethics experts at her initial plans to serve in a more informal capacity.

‘No turning back’ on Brexit – May

Thursday, 30 March 2017 00:00

Britain's departure from the EU is "an historic moment from which there can be no turning back", Theresa May has said.
She was speaking after Britain's EU ambassador formally triggered the two year exit process by handing a letter to EU Council President Donald Tusk.

Trump scraps Obama climate policies

Wednesday, 29 March 2017 00:00

President Donald Trump has signed an executive order rolling back Obama-era rules aimed at curbing climate change. The president said this would put an end to the "war on coal" and "job-killing regulations".