United States withdraws from UN council, gives reasons

​The United States​, U.S,​ on Tuesday said it is withdrawing from the United Nations Human Rights Council, dismissing it as a "cesspool of political bias"...

World Cup 2018: US, UK warn of terrorists’ attacks in Russia

The United States of America and the United Kingdom have warned their citizens against travelling to Russia where the FIFA 2018 World Cup is...

Police arrest man who infected over 200 sexual partners with HIV

A male carrier of HIV, who might have consciously passed on the deadly virus to more than 200 sexual partners, has been arrested in...

Oil prices rise as Trump says summit with Kim ‘better than...

The United States, US President, Donald Trump has disclosed that a historic summit with the North Korean leader, Kim Jong Un on Tuesday had...

Trump cancels Singapore summit with Kim as North Korea blasts nuclear...

President Donald Trump of the United States on Thursday informed Kim Jong Un of North Korea that their planned June 12 meeting in Singapore...

Palestinians suffer deaths, injuries as US opens embassy in Jerusalem

At a time the United States embassy was formally opened in Jerusalem on Monday, no fewer than 41 people were killed and more than...

Gambia puts up Jammeh’s luxury cars, planes for sale

Gambia is selling several planes and a fleet of luxury cars bought by former president Yahya Jammeh as it seeks to reduce a mountain...

Trump pulls US from Iran nuclear deal, to revive sanctions

President Donald Trump yesterday pulled the United States, U.S, out of an international agreement aimed at stopping Iran from obtaining a nuclear bomb, and...

Vladimir Putin sworn-in as Russian president for fourth term

Vladimir Putin was on Monday sworn in as the president of Russia for a fourth term, extending his almost two-decade rule either as a...

Cambridge Analytica to file for bankruptcy after Facebook data mining scandal

Cambridge Analytica, the British political consulting firm accused of meddling in Nigeria's 2015 general elections through mining of data on Facebook, has announced that...