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no responses. March 4, 2019 Elizabeth David

Algeria Protests: President Confirms Fresh Poll Bid Despite Rallies


Algeria Protests: President Confirms Fresh Poll Bid Despite Rallies

Algeria’s veteran President Abdelaziz Bouteflika has defied protesters by confirming he will run again – but says he will not serve a full term. In a […]

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no responses. March 4, 2019 Elizabeth David

Tornadoes Kill At Least 23 In Lee County, Alabama


Tornadoes Kill At Least 23 In Lee County, Alabama

At least 23 people have been killed as tornadoes struck Lee County in eastern Alabama, authorities say. County Sheriff Jay Jones said there had been “catastrophic” […]

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no responses. March 1, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

France Urges Vatican To Act After Envoy Is Charged With Sex Abuse


France Urges Vatican To Act After Envoy Is Charged With Sex Abuse

France called on the Vatican Friday to take action after sex abuse charges were filed against its envoy to Paris, suggesting his diplomatic immunity should be […]

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no responses. March 1, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Bin Laden: US Offers Reward For Osama’s Son Hamza


Bin Laden: US Offers Reward For Osama’s Son Hamza

The United States is offering a reward of up to $1m (£750,000) for information about one of the sons of the late al-Qaeda leader Osama Bin […]

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no responses. February 27, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Pakistan-India: Pakistan Shoots Down Two Indian Jets Over Kashmir


Pakistan-India: Pakistan Shoots Down Two Indian Jets Over Kashmir

Pakistan says it has shot down two Indian Air Force jets in a major escalation of the Kashmir conflict. A spokesman said one plane had fallen […]

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International AIDS Society (IAS),

no responses. February 27, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Berlin To Host 11th IAS Conference On HIV Science In 2021


Berlin To Host 11th IAS Conference On HIV Science In 2021

Berlin is the host city of the 11th IAS Conference on HIV Science (IAS 2021), the International AIDS Society (IAS) announced today. The city hosted the […]

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no responses. February 26, 2019 Elizabeth David

Balakot: India Strikes Kashmir Militants In Pakistani Territory’


Balakot: India Strikes Kashmir Militants In Pakistani Territory’

India says it launched air strikes against Kashmiri militants in Pakistani territory in a major escalation of tensions between the two countries. A top Indian minister […]

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no responses. February 25, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Senegal Election: President Macky Sall Heading For Victory


Senegal Election: President Macky Sall Heading For Victory

Senegalese President Macky Sall is headed towards a second term in office, his prime minister has alleged. Mohammed Dionne said preliminary results suggested Mr Sall had […]

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no responses. February 21, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Labour And Conservatives Could See More MP Exits


Labour And Conservatives Could See More MP Exits

Labour and the Conservatives could face more resignations, with members of the new Independent Group saying they expect more MPs to join them. Ex-Tory MP Heidi […]

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no responses. February 21, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Birmingham Stabbing: Police Launch Investigation After Boy 16, Dies


Birmingham Stabbing: Police Launch Investigation After Boy 16, Dies

A 16-year-old boy has been stabbed to death in a park in Birmingham. He was found in Sara Park, Small Heath, at about 20:00 GMT on […]

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International AIDS Society (IAS),

no responses. February 21, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

IAS Announces Co-Chairs For HIVR4P 2020


IAS Announces Co-Chairs For HIVR4P 2020

Co-Chairs announced for HIVR4P 2020, the world’s only scientific meeting dedicated exclusively to biomedical HIV prevention ‘ The International AIDS Society (IAS), secretariat for the 4th […]

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no responses. February 21, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Bangladesh Fire: Blaze kills Dozens In Dhaka Historic District


Bangladesh Fire: Blaze kills Dozens In Dhaka Historic District

A fast-moving fire swept through a historic district of Bangladesh’s capital, Dhaka, killing at least 78 people, officials say. The blaze broke out at night in […]

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no responses. February 21, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Fang Fenghui: China’s Ex-Top General Jailed For Life


Fang Fenghui: China’s Ex-Top General Jailed For Life

A former high-ranking Chinese general has been sentenced to life in jail for corruption, state media reports. Fang Fenghui, ex-chief of joint staff of the People’s […]

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no responses. February 21, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

IS: Lorries Evacuate Civilians From Last Syria Enclave


IS: Lorries Evacuate Civilians From Last Syria Enclave

Lorries have begun evacuating people from the last area in Syria still held by the Islamic State (IS) group. Journalists on the frontline saw at least […]

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no responses. February 20, 2019 Elizabeth David

Shamima Begum: losing UK citizenship ‘unjust’says IS teenager


Shamima Begum: losing UK citizenship ‘unjust’says IS teenager

Ms Begum was a schoolgirl when she left Bethnal Green in 2015. She was found in a Syrian refugee camp last week after reportedly leaving Baghuz […]

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no responses. February 19, 2019 Elizabeth David

New York, California, 14 Other States Sue Trump in Ninth Circuit Over Emergency Declaration


New York, California, 14 Other States Sue Trump in Ninth Circuit Over Emergency Declaration

The attorneys general of California, New York, and 14 other states on Monday filed a lawsuit in the Ninth Circuit against the White House’s recent national […]

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no responses. February 19, 2019 Elizabeth David

India-Pakistan Crisis: Saudi Arabia Aims To De-escalate Tensions


India-Pakistan Crisis: Saudi Arabia Aims To De-escalate Tensions

Saudi Arabia says it will work to de-escalate tensions between India and Pakistan, ahead of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s arrival in Delhi. The prince, known […]

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Pope Francis

no responses. February 19, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Victims Of Catholic Church Sex Abuse Seek Justice


Victims Of Catholic Church Sex Abuse Seek Justice

After years of struggling alone or finding support in national groups, survivors of sex abuse by priests have formed a new international alliance to pressure the […]

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no responses. February 18, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Pulwama Attack: Four Indian Soldiers killed In Kashmir Gun Battle


Pulwama Attack: Four Indian Soldiers killed In Kashmir Gun Battle

Four soldiers have been killed in Indian-administered Kashmir in a gun battle with militants, police say. The clash occurred in Pulwama district, where more than 40 […]

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no responses. February 18, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Mom, Teen Son Bludgeoned To Death In New York City Apartment


Mom, Teen Son Bludgeoned To Death In New York City Apartment

A mother and her teen son, who was a day away from his 15th birthday, were bludgeoned to death in their Bronx apartment Sunday afternoon — […]

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