6 dead, dozens hurt in Italy nightclub stampede

At least six people died and dozens were injured in a stampede when panic broke out during a rap concert at an Italian nightclub early Saturday. Media reports said the suspected use of a pepper spray-like substance sparked the chaos at the venue in the town of Corinaldo, near Ancona in central Italy. The cause … Continue reading 6 dead, dozens hurt in Italy nightclub stampede

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Popular OAP Hanged Herself After Walking Out Of Studio During Her Show

A BBC radio presenter hanged herself at home just hours after she unexpectedly walked out of a studio midway through her drivetime show, an inquest heard. Vicki Archer, 41, had told colleagues at BBC Radio Shropshire that she needed “a break” and was feeling “upset”. The hearing was told that the divorced mum-of-three suffered from … Continue reading Popular OAP Hanged Herself After Walking Out Of Studio During Her Show

Micheal Cohen should serve a long prison term’ – President Trump Tweets about his ex-lawyer

President Donald Trump has called for a long jail term for his ex-lawyer Michael Cohen, who admitted lying to Congress about pursuing a real estate deal with Russia on Trump’s behalf during the 2016 election campaign. Trump also praised another former advisor, Roger Stone, for refusing to testify against him drawing accusations of witness tampering … Continue reading Micheal Cohen should serve a long prison term’ – President Trump Tweets about his ex-lawyer

First transgender political candidate reappears after kidnapping fears in India

A transgender candidate in state elections in southern India has presented herself at a police station after her disappearance prompted fears of a kidnapping, police said on Thursday. Chandramukhi Muvvala disappeared minutes after she left her one-room home on Tuesday morning in an informal settlement in Hyderabad, capital of Telangana state, where she is the … Continue reading First transgender political candidate reappears after kidnapping fears in India

‘Robert Mugabe Can No Longer Walk’ – President Mnangagwa

Zimbabwe’s ex-President Robert Mugabe is in Singapore for medical care and now unable to walk because of ill health and old age, President Emmerson Mnangagwa said on Saturday. Mnangagwa told his ZANU-PF party supporters at a rally that the 94-year-old Mugabe had been receiving medical care in Singapore for the past two months. “He (Mugabe) … Continue reading ‘Robert Mugabe Can No Longer Walk’ – President Mnangagwa

Terrible Items Found In The Stomach Of A Floating Dead Whale

A dead whale that washed ashore in eastern Indonesia had a large lump of plastic waste in its stomach, including drinking cups and flip-flops, a park official said Tuesday, causing concern among environmentalists and government officials in one of the world’s largest plastic polluting countries. Items found included 115 drinking cups, four plastic bottles, 25 … Continue reading Terrible Items Found In The Stomach Of A Floating Dead Whale

President Xi Jinping Visits the Philippines to Deepen Ties With the U.S. Ally

Chinese President Xi Jinping received a red-carpet welcome in the Philippines on Tuesday, as he paid his first visit to the U.S. treaty ally with offers of infrastructure loans and new accords to prevent clashes and possibly explore for oil and gas in the disputed South China Sea. Xi was met by top officials as … Continue reading President Xi Jinping Visits the Philippines to Deepen Ties With the U.S. Ally

Egyptian Cabinet announces country’s first smart parking garage

Egypt’s cabinet has announced the second phase of building Egypt’s first smart parking garage, in Korba district, Cairo. Dubbed the “first smart parking in the Middle East”, the garage is set to be the largest in the region, in terms of both surface area, and the number of cars it can fit. In a video … Continue reading Egyptian Cabinet announces country’s first smart parking garage

Panic in Tanzania As Denmark withholds £7.5m aid to over ‘unacceptable homophobic comments’

Denmark has said it is withholding almost £8m in aid money from Tanzania over its human rights abuses and ”unacceptable homophobic comments“ made by a government official. It came on the same day the World Bank announced it had scrapped a plan to loan Tanzania $300m (£235m) after the country reaffirmed its policy of banning pregnant girls from school and recently made … Continue reading Panic in Tanzania As Denmark withholds £7.5m aid to over ‘unacceptable homophobic comments’

Wife of Malaysian ex-prime minister granted bail after corruption charges

Rosmah Mansor, the wife of former Malaysian Prime Minister, Najib Razak, pleaded not guilty on Thursday to corruption charges over an agreement in 2016 for a solar panel project for schools in eastern Malaysia. Rosmah was released on a one million ringgit bail (238,560 dollars). Her former aide, Rizal Mansor, was also charged in a … Continue reading Wife of Malaysian ex-prime minister granted bail after corruption charges

UN blows hot over kidnap of students in Cameroon

The United Nations is angry over the kidnap of students and staff of a secondary school in Bmenda, North-West of Cameroon and warned that there could be no justification for crimes against civilians, particularly minors. United Nations Secretary-General, António Guterres, condemned the Monday’s reported kidnap and called for their immediate release and return to their … Continue reading UN blows hot over kidnap of students in Cameroon

Prince Charles and Camilla Begin Africa Tour As They Are Set To Visit Nigeria.

The Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall have touched down in The Gambia to begin their nine-day tour of Africa. Charles and Camilla arrived at Banjul International Airport on Wednesday evening where they were greeted with a ceremonial welcome from dancers in colourful dress and a long line of dignitaries. The couple were met … Continue reading Prince Charles and Camilla Begin Africa Tour As They Are Set To Visit Nigeria.

Ethiopia’s First Female President Sahle-work Zewde Sworn In

The sudden resignation of former President Mulatu Teshome on Wednesday, Ethopia’s parliament has appointed a new president. The role has been given to Ms Zewde Sahle-Work, an experienced diplomat who most recently held a position with the United Nations. Her election to the ceremonial position comes a week after Prime Minister, Abiy Ahmed, appointed a … Continue reading Ethiopia’s First Female President Sahle-work Zewde Sworn In

Chinese And Russian Spies Hack Donald Trump’s Iphone

President Donald Trump’s cellphone conversations are being intercepted by Russia and China to gather information on his associates and policy positions. According to a report by NYT, the discovery was made by White House officials who were alerted by individuals working within these foreign governments. However, the names of the White House officials and individuals … Continue reading Chinese And Russian Spies Hack Donald Trump’s Iphone

Ethiopian president, Mulatu Teshome resigns

President Mulatu Teshome of Ethiopia filed resignation request to the Ethiopian parliament today. Teshome, who has been the East African country’s head of state since October 2013, submitted his letter of resignation to the Ethiopian parliament’s two houses. They are scheduled to consider his resignation. The houses would eventually name his successor in a joint … Continue reading Ethiopian president, Mulatu Teshome resigns

U.S To Call-Off A 30-Year-Old Landmark Nuclear Deal With Russia — Donald Trump

On Friday, President Donald Trump confirmed that the United States plans to leave a landmark nuclear weapons treaty with Russia over claims Moscow has violated the deal. The 30–year old Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty, known as the INF, was signed in 1987 by president Ronald Reagan. ‘We’re the ones who have stayed in the agreement … Continue reading U.S To Call-Off A 30-Year-Old Landmark Nuclear Deal With Russia — Donald Trump

Saudi Arabia finally confirms the death of journalist, Jamal Khashoggi and 18 top officials have been detained

Saudi Arabia has just announced that Jamal Khashoggi, the dissident Saudi journalist who disappeared in Istanbul more than two weeks ago, is dead. Eighteen Saudi officials have been arrested and are being investigated in connection with the case, according to a statement released through state-run media. In the statement, the kingdom’s public prosecutor said that … Continue reading Saudi Arabia finally confirms the death of journalist, Jamal Khashoggi and 18 top officials have been detained

Former Sudan President, Abdulrahman Al-Dahab Dies At 83

Ex Sudanese President, Abdulrahman Al-Dahab has died in Riyadh, the capital of Saudi Arabia. Al-Dahab, aged 83, was the fifth President of Sudan. The former army officer served as president of Sudan from April 6, 1985, to May 6, 1986, after staging a coup. He became more prominent when a former President, Gaafar Nimeiry, appointed … Continue reading Former Sudan President, Abdulrahman Al-Dahab Dies At 83

50% Women Included in Ethiopia’s New Cabinet Push For Gender Equality

Ethiopia’s new cabinet boats 50% female in its Lawmakers, on Tuesday, October 16, unanimously approved the nominations put forward by Ethiopia’s reformist Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed. The new cabinet, which reduces ministerial positions from 28 to 20, has women in the top security posts for the first time in Ethiopia’s history. Although women have been … Continue reading 50% Women Included in Ethiopia’s New Cabinet Push For Gender Equality

Canada becomes second country to legalise recreational marijuana

Canada has become the second country after Uruguay to legalise possession and use of recreational cannabis. Medical marijuana has been legal in the country since 2001. But concerns remain, including about the readiness for police forces to tackle drug impaired driving. According to BBC News, Information has been sent to 15m households about the new … Continue reading Canada becomes second country to legalise recreational marijuana

A woman whose husband pretended to have cancer has said his years of lying “stole so much of my life”.

Lucy Witchard, of Leicester, said David Carroll, 35, told her he had leukaemia when they met in 2006 - they married in 2011 and have since divorced. She said in 2015 her mother gave him £2,000 for treatment in the US after he said the cancer was terminal. Carroll was given a suspended prison sentence … Continue reading A woman whose husband pretended to have cancer has said his years of lying “stole so much of my life”.

Finally Melania Trump speaks on her husband’s alleged infidelity

Melania sat for an interview with ABC News while she was in Africa and she spoke about her husband, Donald Trump's alleged infidelity, being bullied online, and more. Speaking to Chief National Affairs Correspondent Tom Llamas in an exclusive interview during her recent tour through Africa -- her first solo international trip as first lady, … Continue reading Finally Melania Trump speaks on her husband’s alleged infidelity

Hurricane Michael left ‘unimaginable destruction’

Hurricane Michael left "unimaginable destruction" as it ploughed into coastal areas of Florida, the state's governor, Rick Scott says. "So many lives have been changed forever," he said. "So many families have lost everything." The worst hit areas of Florida's northwest coast saw houses ripped from their foundations, trees felled, and power lines strewn across … Continue reading Hurricane Michael left ‘unimaginable destruction’

UK appoints Minister for Suicide Prevention and pledges £1.8 million to The Samaritans

UK Prime Minister, Theresa May has appointed the first ever Suicide Minister dedicated to reducing suicide across the country. The PM promoted junior health minister Jackie Doyle-Price and pledged £1.8million to fund The Samaritans helpline for four years. Mrs May said her appointee would lead a taskforce, introduce suicide prevention plans nationwide and work with … Continue reading UK appoints Minister for Suicide Prevention and pledges £1.8 million to The Samaritans

Two Women Arrested For Sitting Naked In The Middle Of Manchester.

Two naked women covered head-to-toe in jam sat on a bench in broad daylight in the middle of Manchester city centre. Shocked hoppers watched the unusual spectacle on Market Street just before midday on Wednesday. A crowd formed around the two women outside Barclays bank in the middle of the busy shopping street, M.E.N. reported … Continue reading Two Women Arrested For Sitting Naked In The Middle Of Manchester.

Katie Price arrested for drink-driving after ‘crashing her pink Range Rover into a bush’

Katie Price , 40, has reportedly been arrested on suspicion of drink-driving after allegedly crashing her garish pink Range Rover in Woolwich, South East London in the early hours of Wednesday morning. According to the Sun, the former glamour model was arrested by cops in the early hours of this morning after attending the 30th … Continue reading Katie Price arrested for drink-driving after ‘crashing her pink Range Rover into a bush’

Donald Trump Seeks Dismissal Of Stormy Daniels’ Lawsuit

The United States President Donald Trump has asked a federal judge to dismiss adult film actress Stormy Daniels ‘ lawsuit challenging the validity of a US$130,000 hush money agreement over a tryst she claimed they had more than a decade ago. In a filing with the U.S. District Court in Los Angeles on Monday, Trump’s … Continue reading Donald Trump Seeks Dismissal Of Stormy Daniels’ Lawsuit

Brett Kavanaugh has been sworn in as a US Supreme Court justice

Brett Kavanaugh has been sworn in as a Supreme Court justice after he was narrowly confirmed by the United States Senate. The Senate vote delivered an election-season triumph to President Donald Trump that could swing the court rightward for a generation after a battle that rubbed raw the country’s cultural, gender and political divides. Justice … Continue reading Brett Kavanaugh has been sworn in as a US Supreme Court justice