Friday, August 23, 2019
BREAKING: Zimbabwe’s former vice president flees country over anti-corruption questioning today

BREAKING: Zimbabwe’s former vice president flees country over anti-corruption questioning today

Zimbabwe’s former vice president has fled from anti-corruption questioning after he was summoned over alleged criminal abuse of office, officials said. Phelekezela Mphoko, 79, who...
Israel bars visit by two US congresswomen after Trump’s call

Israel bars visit by two US congresswomen after Trump’s call

Israel said Thursday it will bar a planned visit by two US congresswomen who have supported a boycott of the country over its treatment...
Missing British scientist found dead in Greece

Missing British scientist found dead in Greece

ATHENS: The body of a missing British scientist has been found in a ravine on the Greek island of Ikaria two days after she...
Nobel laureate Toni Morrison dies at 88

Nobel laureate Toni Morrison dies at 88

Toni Morrison, the first African-American woman to win the Nobel Prize for Literature and one of America's best loved writers, has died following a...
US Treasury Department labels China a currency manipulator

US Treasury Department labels China a currency manipulator

The U.S. Treasury Department labeled China a currency manipulator Monday after Beijing pushed down the value of its yuan in a dramatic escalation of...
Rwanda closes border with Congo over Ebola outbreak

Rwanda closes border with Congo over Ebola outbreak

Rwanda closed its border with Congo on Thursday in response to the deadly Ebola outbreak, while the Congolese Health Ministry said the 1-year-old daughter...
Rebels, jihadists kill 20 police in Yemen's Aden

Rebels, jihadists kill 20 police in Yemen’s Aden

A parade was under way at the military camp west of Yemen's government-held second city Aden, when it came under rebel missile and drone...
Tunisia president Beji Caid dies at 92: office

Tunisia president Beji Caid dies at 92: office

Tunisia's 92-year-old President Beji Caid Essebsi was briefly hospitalised in late June with a severe illness Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi, the North African country's...
Full text: Boris Johnson’s first speech as PM

Full text: Boris Johnson’s first speech as PM

Boris Johnson has delivered his first speech in Downing Street after becoming the UK's new prime minister. You can read the full text of his...
HIGHLIGHTS - UK's Boris Johnson promises Brexit on Oct. 31, "no ifs or buts"

HIGHLIGHTS – UK’s Boris Johnson promises Brexit on Oct. 31, “no ifs or buts”

LONDON, July 24 (Reuters) - Boris Johnson made his first speech after becoming British Prime Minister on Wednesday. Following are highlights of his comments as...

Latest news