International News

3 months ago | July 11, 2022

Flights will be more expensive, says IATA

The price of airline tickets will go up “without doubt” as fuel costs rise, an air industry boss has warned. Oil prices ...

Candidates jostle to replace UK PM Johnson

LONDON – The contest to replace British Prime Minister Boris Johnson gathered pace on Sunday as five more ...

All eyes on Zambia as Lusaka hosts African Union

ALL eyes will be on Zambia next week as the country hosts the 41st Ordinary Session of the Executive Council of the ...

Thousands march to White House for abortion rights

Thousands gathered in the US capital on Saturday, marching through pouring rain and risking arrest to protest over the ...

3 months ago | July 8, 2022

Angola’s former president dos Santos dies at 79

Angola’s former president Jose Eduardo dos Santos, who ruled Africa’s second biggest oil producer for nearly ...

Shinzo Abe, former Japanese prime minister, dies after being shot ...

Former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Japan’s longest-serving leader, died on Friday hours after he was shot while ...

Shinzo Abe: Japan ex-PM ‘in grave condition’ after shooting

Japan’s former prime minister Shinzo Abe is said to be in grave condition after he was shot at a political ...

3 months ago | July 7, 2022

HCB power plant to undergo first rehabilitation in 47 years

   MAPUTO – Mozambican energy company Hidroeléctrica de Cahora Bassa (HCB) has started rehabilitating the ...

UK’s Boris Johnson resigns after losing party’s support

The 58-year-old Conservative became prime minister in 2019 but has suffered a series of scandals. Boris Johnson, the ...

3 months ago | June 23, 2022

South Africa confirms first monkeypox case, not linked to travel

South Africa’s Health Minister Joe Phaahla said on Thursday that he had been notified by the country’s ...

4 months ago | June 9, 2022

UK charities seek to halt Rwandan migrant deportations

Human rights groups have submitted papers at the High Court in London to get an injunction to halt next week’s planned ...

Belgian king regrets colonial past in DRC, stops short of apology

King Philippe of Belgium, in a historic visit to DR Congo, said yesterday that his country’s rule over the vast central ...

4 months ago | June 1, 2022

Rafael Nadal beats Novak Djokovic in late-night thriller

Rafael Nadal demonstrated once again why he is the greatest player in French Open history by beating long-time rival ...

4 months ago | May 31, 2022

US-led West fuels Russia-Ukraine crisis, leaving pain for all

BEIJING — The months-long Russia-Ukraine crisis has shown no signs of abating, as the talks between Moscow and Kiev have ...