International News

5 hours ago | November 20, 2018

US judge blocks Trump’s asylum restrictions

A United States judge on Monday put a temporary halt to an order by US President Donald Trump’s administration denying ...

Pope prays for victims of Central Africa massacre

Pope Francis on Sunday prayed for peace in the war-ravaged Central African Republic, where two priests were killed in ...

Bid to topple British PM May falters

Evidence is mounting that the plot to oust UK Prime Minister Theresa May is faltering. To trigger a vote of no ...

Moroccan ‘butchers’ lover, serves his remains to workers

Prosecutors in the United Arab Emirates are accusing a Moroccan woman of killing her boyfriend, then butchering and ...

Monkeys kill woman days after baby dies in similar attack

A woman was killed when she was attacked by monkeys, just five days after a 12-day-old baby had died in a similar attack ...

Bankrupt Free State mega farmer kills self

A bankrupt farmer from Warden in the Free State has died after shooting himself in his garden on Sunday. Police ...

Pro-Kabila candidate unveils platform for DRC elections

President Joseph Kabila’s chosen successor on Monday unveiled his platform ahead of a landmark election in the ...

1 day ago | November 19, 2018

Saudi King Salman silent on Khashoggi in annual Shura address

Saudi Arabia’s King Salman bin Abdulaziz has addressed the kingdom’s Shura Council but refrained from mentioning the ...

Embattled Netanyahu warns of ‘irresponsible’ snap vote

Jerusalem — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has urged his coalition partners not to bring down the government, ...

Central African war crimes suspect ‘Rambo’ handed to global court

AMSTERDAM — A war crimes suspect wanted for alleged murder, deportation and torture of Muslims in the Central African ...

Soldier kills five mourners in DRC

DRC – A soldier in the Democratic Republic of Congo attacked a congregation of mourners, shooting dead five people ...

Toll rises to 77 in deadliest California wildfire

The toll from the deadliest and most destructive wildfire in California’s history rose further on Sunday to 77, the ...

Nigeria’s Buhari starts presidential poll campaign

Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday put the fight against corruption at the heart of his bid for another ...

Six killed in Haiti corruption protests

Six people have been killed and at least five others wounded during anti-corruption protests across Haiti, according to ...