Ramaphosa accepts Nene's resignation

The inquiry, which opened in August, is investigating allegations that Zuma organised the plunder of government departments and public enterprises in a scandal known as "state capture". Jonas, a former deputy finance minister, was offered the post on... More..

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US First Lady Lands in Egypt, Tours the Pyramids
by | Wednesday, October 10, 2018

US First Lady Lands in Egypt, Tours the Pyramids

Melania Trump doesn't want us to talk about what she's wearing. "She got to know firsthand the people of Africa and they loved and respected her everywhere she went", he continued. She wore slacks and a tie...More..

Trump advocates 'stop-and-frisk' to curtail Chicago crime
by | Tuesday, October 09, 2018

Trump advocates 'stop-and-frisk' to curtail Chicago crime

The flight to a police chiefs' conference in Orlando on Monday provides an opportunity for their most extensive conversation since the New York Times reported last month that Rosenstein had discussed possib...More..

'Horrific' limo crash in New York State claims 20 lives
by | Tuesday, October 09, 2018

'Horrific' limo crash in New York State claims 20 lives

One of those on board had sent a message 20 minutes before the crash, complaining that the stretch limousine, a 17-year-old Ford Excursion , was in a " terrible condition ". "They did the responsible thing get...More..

US, Kim ‘take new step forward’ in fresh meeting
by | Monday, October 08, 2018

US, Kim ‘take new step forward’ in fresh meeting

China's Foreign Minister, Wang Yi, criticised America for imposing tariffs on Chinese goods and for accusing Beijing of interfering in United States politics. During the historic Singapore summit with USA pre...More..

Varadkar to discuss Irish border issue with Tusk and Barnier
by | Monday, October 08, 2018

Varadkar to discuss Irish border issue with Tusk and Barnier

An EU diplomat who has seen the document said the European Commission planned to tweak the tone of the document should a deal be made before the October 17 EU summit. Mr Tusk - after his criticism of Mr Hun...More..

Magnitude 5.9 natural disaster strikes neighbouring Haiti
by | Monday, October 08, 2018

Magnitude 5.9 natural disaster strikes neighbouring Haiti

Geological Survey. Early reports coming from the country is that at least one person has died and a number of others were injured. Shortly after the natural disaster, President Jovenel Moise urged the pop...More..

Interpol chief resigns while being held in China
by | Monday, October 08, 2018

Interpol chief resigns while being held in China

Global police agency Interpol has urged China to clarify the status of its president, Meng Hongwei, who has gone missing on a visit to the country. Meng, who is China's vice minister for public security and...More..

Housing scam: Shehbaz Sharif remanded to 10-day NAB custody
by | Monday, October 08, 2018

Housing scam: Shehbaz Sharif remanded to 10-day NAB custody

The arrest came a little over a week ahead of the by-polls scheduled for October 14. However, Sharif's counsel, Azam Nazir Tarar said his client was remanded in custody for 10 days to be interrogated. They we...More..

Utah toddler puts more than $1,000 in the shredder
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

Utah toddler puts more than $1,000 in the shredder

The envelope, labeled "Utah Utes Tickets", contained $1,060 and was placed on a counter as a reminder to deliver it to relatives. Leo is familiar with the shredder because he helps his mother shred "junk ma...More..

Power restored to Indonesian quake city, but fate of thousands unknown
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

Power restored to Indonesian quake city, but fate of thousands unknown

The State Disaster Agency warned people to stay at least 4km away, but said there was no need to evacuate for the time being. An aerial view of evacuation process near a collapsed church after an quake in Sig...More..

Seoul: North Korea estimated to have 20-60 nuclear weapons
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

Seoul: North Korea estimated to have 20-60 nuclear weapons

Kang told reporters Thursday that she expects the US and North Korea will hold concrete discussions on a denuclearization process while keeping in mind the possibility of bringing their leaders together again. ...More..

Kavanaugh Sworn in as Supreme Court Justice Saturday
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

Kavanaugh Sworn in as Supreme Court Justice Saturday

Stevens said he, too, has come to believe that Kavanaugh, a United States appellate judge, "demonstrated a potential bias involving enough potential litigants before the (high) court that he would not be able t...More..

US Navy Planning Global Force Showdown to Warn China
by | Friday, October 05, 2018

US Navy Planning Global Force Showdown to Warn China

The Americans reported the Chinese ship conducted a series of "aggressive" manoeuvres while warning the Decatur to get out of the area. But Pence will say in his speech that one USA company was pressured ...More..

Foreigners’ Views of America Dim Under Trump, Poll Shows
by | Friday, October 05, 2018

Foreigners’ Views of America Dim Under Trump, Poll Shows

In its report, the Pew Research Center found that "just" 39 per cent of Canadians had a favourable opinion of the USA, the lowest percentage in polling since 2002. The 25 countries surveyed were: Canada, Fran...More..

Skripal poisoning: Putin denounces ex-spy as 'scumbag'
by | Thursday, October 04, 2018

Skripal poisoning: Putin denounces ex-spy as 'scumbag'

Military cooperation between Russian Federation and India has been heightened after New Delhi resisted pressure from the USA and chose to purchase the S-400 Triumf complexes from Russian Federation. There...More..

Turkey will resist US sanctions over pastor:Erdogan
by | Thursday, October 04, 2018

Turkey will resist US sanctions over pastor:Erdogan

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan wrapped up a three-day trip to Germany on Saturday visit to the western city of Cologne , where he inaugurated one of Europe's biggest mosques. Erdogan accused Washington...More..

Kavanaugh exits Harvard after students, in letter, ask for rescinding appointment
by | Thursday, October 04, 2018

Kavanaugh exits Harvard after students, in letter, ask for rescinding appointment

Four Harvard Law students also called on the law school to investigate Kavanaugh, in a Harvard Law Record op-ed on Thursday, September 20according to The Daily Caller . "They likewise should disqualify him f...More..

WH says senators have time to look at Federal Bureau of Investigation report
by | Thursday, October 04, 2018

WH says senators have time to look at Federal Bureau of Investigation report

But Democrats accused the administration of restricting the probe behind the scenes. Flake, the Judiciary Committee member who pushed to delay the vote on Kavanaugh so the FBI could investigate, later told ...More..

Theresa May Throws Shapes To 'Dancing Queen' At Tory Conference
by | Thursday, October 04, 2018

Theresa May Throws Shapes To 'Dancing Queen' At Tory Conference

May shuffled on stage to give her keynote conference speech, seemingly giving a self-referential nod to the backlash she's received for her dancing with some equally bad moves and a tongue-in-cheek choice o...More..