Category: World

French Court dismisses case against soldiers of sexual abuse

French magistrates dismissed a case brought against a group of French soldiers accused of sexually abusing children while on deployment in the Central African Republic...

Palestinian leaders suspend recognition of Israel

The Palestine Liberation Organisation (PLO) has decided to suspend its recognition of Israel until the latter recognises the State of Palestine on its 1967 borders, with...

1,000 youths in Denmark to be charge over Sex video

More than 1,000 youths in Denmark are to be charged with spreading sex videos of two 15-year-olds through Facebook, Danish police said on Monday, in the nation’s...

Donald Trump cancels UK visit over Barack Obama’s action

U.S. President Donald Trump cancelled a visit to London scheduled for early this year, saying he was disappointed with the “Obama administration having sold” the...

Julian Assange granted Ecuadorian nationality

Ecuador has confirmed it has granted nationality to WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange. The country’s foreign minister Maria Fernanda Espinosa confirmed Assange was...

Police seek rapper for questioning over ‘rape’ song

The police in Malawi have issued an arrest warrant for a budding local hip-hop artist behind a new song rights activists say promotes violence against women. The title...

Explosive book on Donald Trump goes on sale

The first copies of a controversial new book that portrays US President Donald Trump as uninformed and unfit for office hit the shelves on Friday. After being threatened...

India’s national ID database breached after access was sold for $8

India on Thursday began investigating a report that access to its database of the identity details of more than 1 billion citizens was being sold for just $8 on social...

Iceland becomes first country to legalise equal pay

A new law making it illegal to pay men more than women has taken effect in Iceland. The legislation, which came into force on Monday, the first day of 2018, makes...

Nigeria ,127 countries votes to condemn Trump’s Jerusalem decision Despite US threat

The United Nations voted overwhelmingly to condemn President Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel despite threats from the US to...