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Tuesday , August 20 2019


Ethiopia blames foreigners for unrest

Ethiopia said Monday that “foreign enemies” like Egypt were behind an unprecedented wave of protests that has prompted the government to declare a six-month state …

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Police arrest bomb plot suspect – Germany fetes Syrian ‘heroes’ who nabbed compatriot

BERLIN, Oct 10, (Agencies): A Syrian man who came to Germany during a migrant influx into the country last year was arrested on Monday after …

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US reviews Yemen alliance support

DUBAI, Oct 9, (RTRS): An air strike on a funeral gathering, widely blamed on Saudi-led warplanes, poses more trouble for a Western-backed Arab campaign against …

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Kuwait slams hush over massacre

JEDDAH, Oct 9, (Agencies): The international community’s silence over atrocities committed in the Syrian city of Aleppo is a sign of failure, a Kuwaiti official …

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Downgraded but still dangerous – Matthew makes slow exit off East Coast

WILMINGTON, NC, Oct 9, (AP): Hurricane Matthew was downgraded to a post-tropical cyclone Sunday morning but still had some dangerous fight left in it, dumping …

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‘Jihadi bride’ uses probation as lesson – Passoni understands Europe’s fears

BRUSSELS, Oct 8, (AP): Her hair pulled back neatly from her face, eye shadow dramatic and flawless, Laura Passoni bears little resemblance to the jihadi …

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Monster Matthew hammers Florida – Hurricane toll over 800 in Haiti

CHANTAL, Haiti/COCOA BEACH, Florida, Oct 7, (RTRS): Hurricane Matthew killed more than 800 people and left tens of thousands homeless in its rampage through Haiti …

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Riyadh grooves to new beat – Saudis lighten-up on entertainment

RIYADH, Oct 7, (AFP): With pumping hip hop beats and electrifying dancers, Saudi Arabia has launched what’s being hailed as an entertainment revolution for the …

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India in hunt for brains behind ‘IRS tax scam’ – Trained for American accents

MUMBAI, Oct 7, (RTRS): Americans were swindled out of tens of millions of dollars in an alleged tax scam that was run for about a …

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Somalia’s Islamist militants kill 6 Christians in NE Kenya

NAIROBI, Oct 6, (Agencies): Somalia’s Islamist Shabaab militants on Thursday claimed an attack on a residential compound in the restive northeastern Kenyan town of Mandera …

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