International News

16 hours ago | January 19, 2020

Republicans pushing for speedy Donald Trump trial

Bill Clinton’s 1999 impeachment trial lasted five weeks; Andrew Johnson’s went on for three months in 1868. If the White ...

World powers in Berlin to seek elusive Libya peace

World leaders were gathered in Berlin yesterday to make a fresh push for peace in Libya, in a desperate bid to stop the ...

Bodies of Ukrainian victims of Iran plane crash returned home

KIEV – The bodies of the 11 Ukrainian citizens who died when a passenger plane was accidentally shot down by Iran ...

Teargas, arrests in new anti- Macron protests

French police fired teargas under a rain of projectiles and arrested dozens of people on Saturday as thousands of ...

China reports 17 new cases of mystery virus

China reported 17 new cases of a mysterious virus yesterday, including three patients in a severe condition, heightening ...

3 days ago | January 17, 2020

Iran’s Khamenei defends Revolutionary Guard

In his first Friday sermon delivery since 2012, Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has defended the Islamic ...

UK’s worst paedophile ‘strangled to death’

A paedophile who abused hundreds of children died after allegedly being strangled with a guitar string and then having ...

Meghan Markle suffering ‘anxiety attacks’ with royal exit ‘matter ...

Meghan Markle’s decision to step back as a senior royal and spend less time in the UK was a “matter of life and death”, ...

Mum freaked out as ‘haunted’ binned Frozen doll returns to house twice

It’s no secret that dolls can be pretty creepy, we’ve seen enough horror films to know that. But one thing we didn’t ...

First arrest puts marital rape under spotlight in Eswatini

The southern African kingdom of Eswatini is ramping up rights for married women, enforcing the charge of rape against ...

Lesotho PM Thabane says he intends to quit

Lesotho’s prime minister has bowed to pressure to step down over evidence allegedly linking him to the murder of his ...

Trump impeachment trial begins in Senate

The historic impeachment trial of Donald Trump opened on Thursday in the US Senate, as lawmakers took a solemn oath to ...

6 days ago | January 14, 2020

Zondo set to meet with Zuma’s doctors as summons application postponed

State capture inquiry chairperson Deputy Chief Justice Raymond Zondo has postponed an application for a summons to be ...

Malawi to probe bribery bid in alleged poll fraud case

Malawi’s anti-graft body said on Monday it probe alleged attempts to bribe judges tackling a case linked to a ...