Thursday, August 22, 2019
ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkish foreign minister Mevlut Cavusoglu on Friday pulled out of a security conference in Munich at the last minute, saying he did not wish to attend a joint session with an Israeli delegation. ...
The North Gauteng High Court has ordered South African president Jacob Zuma to provide reasons for firing former finance minister Pravin Gordhan and his deputy, following an urgent application made by the opposition Democratic Alliance (DA). Judge Bashir Vally sided...
TAIPEI (Reuters) - The blackbox data and voice recorders of a TransAsia plane that crashed into a river in Taipei showed that the pilot called "mayday" and announced an engine flameout 35 seconds after noticing engine failure, aviation authorities...
The Nigerian Government is to construct over 774 e- Examination Centres for the conduct of Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination by the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB). Registrar and Chief Executive of JAMB, Professor 'Dibu Ojerinde, told reporters in Abuja...
CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuela's top prosecutor is seeking an explanation from Britain about a diplomat's role in an attempt to film the trial of opposition protest leader Leopoldo Lopez using video glasses. ...read more Read more...
HORLIVKA, Ukraine (Reuters) - Convoys of buses converged from two sides on the town of Debaltseve in eastern Ukraine on Friday after separatist rebels and government forces appeared to have patched together a truce to allow civilians to be...
BANGKOK (Reuters) - China and Thailand agreed on Friday to boost military ties over the next five years, from increasing intelligence sharing to fighting transnational crime, as the ruling junta seeks to counterbalance the country's alliance with Washington. ...
HONG KONG (Reuters) - A Chinese state-backed newspaper on Friday defended a mainland student running for university office in Hong Kong against what it described as a dangerous "McCarthyite trend" in the former British colony. ...read...
The 2019 general election threw up a few surprises. It also left some grammatical landmarks that are likely to lead unsuspecting users of the English Language astray. This special edition of Editorial Conference examines some wrong expressions that were...
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - A senior Israeli official suggested on Friday that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu had been misled into thinking an invitation to address the U.S. Congress on Iran next month was fully supported by the Democrats. ...