South Sudanese journalist shot dead
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South Sudanese journalist shot dead

A South Sudanese journalist has been shot dead in what a press freedom group described…

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China pushes yuan for reserve currency
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China pushes yuan for reserve currency

RARELY in their 46-year history have Special Drawing Rights commanded quite so many headlines. 1,204 total…

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Suicide bomber kills 16 in Boko Haram attack
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Suicide bomber kills 16 in Boko Haram attack

A female suicide bomber and Boko Haram gunmen killed 16 people in Nigeria as the…

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Kenyan shopping Mall reopens for business
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Kenyan shopping Mall reopens for business

Kenya’s Westgate shopping mall reopened for business yesterday, almost two years after Somali Islamists stormed…

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Netanyahu phones Abbas to wish happy Eid
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Netanyahu phones Abbas to wish happy Eid

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas have spoken by phone, a…

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BRICS bank boosts global economic reforms
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BRICS bank boosts global economic reforms

Leaders of BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) countries will hold the first…

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Tunisia in state  of emergency
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Tunisia in state of emergency

Tunisia has declared a state of emergency, just over a week after 38 tourists, mainly…

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Kenya in massive wind power project
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Kenya in massive wind power project

Kenya set in motion the construction of Africa’s biggest wind power farm last week, near…

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Former Zambian  president acquitted
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Former Zambian president acquitted

Former Zambian president Rupiah Banda was last week acquitted by the court on allegations that…

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Greeks in crucial economic vote
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Greeks in crucial economic vote

Tens of thousands of Greeks last week attended rival rallies in Athens ahead of a…

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It’s terrorism stupid!
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It’s terrorism stupid!

THE massacre of nine African-Americans in Charleston has been classified as a possible hate crime,…

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Roof’s fascination with white supremacy
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Roof’s fascination with white supremacy

Blacks sing the Blues in US
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Blacks sing the Blues in US

Reverend Broderick Greer WHEN Opal Tometi, Alicia Garza and Patrisse Cullors created #Blacklivesmatter, their “love…

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White Gunman at large after killing nine at black South Carolina church
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White Gunman at large after killing nine at black South Carolina church

REUTERS – A white gunman was still at large after killing nine people during a…

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Foreign News in Brief: India,  Bangladesh sign  agreement
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Foreign News in Brief: India, Bangladesh sign agreement

India, Bangladesh sign agreement India and Bangladesh yesterday signed an agreement to simplify their 4…

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