Economy minister Gabriel to challenge Merkel

BERLIN, Jan. 10 : (AFP) – German Economy Minister Sigmar Gabriel has decided to challenge..

Obama says goodbye in last presidential speech

WASHINGTON, Jan. 10 : (AFP) – Barack Obama closes the book on his presidency Tuesday,..

7.2 magnitude quake jolts Sulawesi Sea

BEIJING, Jan.10:(Xinhua)An earthquake measuring 7.2 on the Richter scale struck the area near Sulawesi Sea..

At least 33 inmates killed in new Brazil prison unrest

RIO DE JANEIRO, Jan 7, 2017 (AFP) – At least 33 inmates were killed by..

Floods in DR Congo kill at least 50: provincial governor

KINSHASA, Dec 30, 2016 (AFP) – Floods triggered by heavy rains and a river bursting..

UN chief welcomes inauguration of Somali parliament

UNITED NATIONS, Dec. 30(Xinhua) — UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon Wednesday welcomed the inauguration of new..

-Nobody believed Trump would win ‘except us’

MOSCOW, Dec 24, 2016 (AFP) – Russia’s President Vladimir Putin said Friday that US President-elect..

Hijackers of Libyan plane surrender, detained

VALLETTA, Dec. 24 (Xinhua) — The two hijackers of a Libyan internal flight have surrendered,..

Malta airport resumes normal operations

VALLETTA, Dec. 24(Xinhua) — Malta International Airport has resumed normal operations on Friday, hours after..

Putin hails Aleppo recapture, moves to expand Syria presence

MOSCOW, Dec 24, 2016 (AFP) – Russian President Vladimir Putin said Friday the recapture of..