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Tuesday , February 18 2020

International

Nigeria admits failed Chibok schoolgirls swap deal – New Boko Haram video threatens to kill Nigeria’s president

ABUJA, Sept 17, (Agencies): Nigeria opened negotiations with Boko Haram over the release of the kidnapped Chibok girls last year, but the talks were derailed …

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Militants hungry for caliphate: Duterte – Abu Sayyaf extremists free Norwegian hostage

MANILA, Sept 17, (Agencies): Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said Saturday Abu Sayyaf Islamic militants were hungry to establish a caliphate, as he toughens his stance …

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Arab Israeli charged with killing mother in ‘honor killing’ – Driver charged after police shoot passenger

JERUSALEM, Sept 16, (Agencies): A Palestinian at the wheel of a car when police fired on it, killing a passenger, was charged with manslaughter Thursday …

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Trump’s enigmatic hair put to the test on US TV

Donald Trump’s hair — a crusty, complex, yellowish affair that has become one of the enigmas of a very weird US presidential race — got …

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Suicide bomber kills 25 at mosque in Pakistan

PESHAWAR, Pakistan, Sept 16, (AFP): A suicide bomber killed at least 25 people and wounded 35 others as they attended Friday prayers at a mosque …

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Saudi Prince cautions Iran

DUBAI, Sept 15, (RTRS): A senior Saudi official, responding to Iranian criticism of Riyadh’s management of the Haj pilgrimage, urged Iran to end what he …

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Egypt’s Al-Sharqia Governorate celebrates National Day

Al-Sharqia Governorate in Egypt celebrated the National Day on Sept 9, 2016. Members of the ancient royal families – Moharam, Zordoq and Ayoub – organized the …

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Duterte ordered killings: witness – Ex-militiaman testifies before Senate

MANILA, Philippines, Sept 15, (AP): A former Filipino militiaman testified before the country’s Senate on Thursday that President Rodrigo Duterte, when he was still a …

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Berlin arrests 3 IS suspects – Women ‘commandos’ charged with terrorism

BERLIN, Sept 14, (AFP): German police Tuesday arrested three men with forged Syrian passports accused of being Islamic State (IS) militants and labelled a possible …

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‘Duterte lacks understanding of rights’ – Rehab centre drawing a future for drug addicts

MANILA, Sept 14, (Agencies): The United Nations has said Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has a “striking lack of understanding” of its human rights institutions in …

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