Category: World

Catalonia crisis deepens as independence declaration looms

Spain’s constitutional crisis deepened Wednesday after the nation’s king lashed out at Catalan’s secessionist leaders in a TV address and the...

Las Vegas shooting: Gunman fired for 9 to 11 minutes, police say

It took about 10 minutes of gunfire for Stephen Paddock to carry out the deadliest mass shooting in modern US history. From his position at a Las Vegas hotel, Paddock...

Turkish prosecutes and detains 117 soldiers for coup links

Turkish prosecutors have issued detention warrants for 117 military personnel over alleged links to the U.S.-based cleric accused by Ankara of orchestrating last...

Trump-backed Republican defeated in US Senate runoff

Donald Trump’s pick in the Alabama Republican Senate runoff crashed to defeat Tuesday against a populist former judge, likely sending shockwaves through establishment...

Saudi Arabia lifts ban on women driving

Saudi Arabia said Tuesday it would allow women to drive, the last country in the world to do so, sparking euphoria and disbelief among activists in the...

Hurricane Maria:President Muhammadu Buhari orders evacuation of Nigerian students

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the immediate evacuation of Nigerian students in Dominican Island following Hurricane Maria which has ravaged the tiny island. A...

US extends travel ban to include Chad and Venezuela

The United States has expanded its controversial travel ban to include people from North Korea, Venezuela and Chad. The White House said the restrictions follow a review...

North Mali Attack :Three peacekeepers kills

The U.N. mission in Mali says three peacekeepers have been killed and five others wounded in an attack on a convoy. The mission said Sunday’s attack took place around...

Laver Cup 2017: Team Europe beat Team World 15-9 in inaugural competition

Team Europe beat Team World 15-9 to win the inaugural Laver Cup in Prague. Europe began the final day with a 9-3 lead, but, after a win apiece in the opening two...

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe calls snap election

Japanese leader Shinzo Abe has called an early election as he seeks to take advantage of higher opinion polls to secure a third consecutive term as prime minister....