UAE triggered Qatar’s crisis with Saudis: Reports

The Washington Post has claimed that the Gulf crisis in which Qatar has been turned a pariah by  Saudi Arabia and allies, was triggered by United Arab Emirates, hacking social media and news sites of...

First Formal Article of Impeachment filed against President Trump

Two Democratic members of the United States House of Representatives have introduced impeachment papers against President Donald Trump. Representative Brad Sherman of California, supported by Representative Al Green of Texas initiated the resolution (438) following recent revelations in the ongoing saga of President...

Tillerson fails to resolve Qatar blockade

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson failed to achieve a breakthrough in the month-long crisis between Qatar and Saudi Arabia and its three allies, after  talks in Jeddah with their foreign ministers. Tillerson returned to Kuwait,...

Brazil jails former President Lula

Former Brazilian leader, Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, was convicted on corruption charges on Wednesday in the first of five graft trials he faces. The two-term president was sentenced to nine and half years in prison...

Trump’s son admits meeting Russian lawyer

Donald Trump’s eldest son admitted Monday to meeting a Russian lawyer to get dirt on his father’s 2016 rival Hillary Clinton, thrusting the White House deep into another Russia-related scandal. Trump Jr confirmed reports that he...

16 killed as US military plane crashes

No fewer than 16 marines were killed when a U.S. military plane crashed in rural Mississippi on Monday evening, a regional emergency management official said. The plane crashed into a soybean farm in northern Mississippi’s LeFlore...

Trump meets Putin today on Putin’s terms

US President Donald Trump will meet Russian leader Vladimir Putin for the first time Friday in Hamburg Germany, venue of the  G20 summit. And it appears the meeting is on Putin’s terms. According to reports, the scope of...

First Syrian refugees land in France

The first 16 Syrian refugees to be resettled in France under a “humanitarian corridor” scheme organized with Christian groups arrived in Paris late Wednesday. “For the first time in seven years I feel safe,” said one...

77 die in road accident in CAR

No fewer than 77 people have been confirmed dead after a heavy lorry that was carrying passengers tipped over between Bambari and Ippy in the Central African Republic. Officials said the accident took place Tuesday. Fifty-nine...

Gunshot: Anxiety over health of U.S. House o Reps Majority Whip

The health condition of Steve Scalise, the U.S. House of Representatives Majority Whip has turned from “fair” to “serious” after he contracted an infection following a gunshot wound. Reports say Scalise had been re-admitted to the...