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World - Africa
1/14/2022 1:00:56 PM
Ethiopia has asked the UN health agency to investigate its chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus for "harmful misinformation" and "misconduct", accusing him of backing rebels in his native war-torn Tigray region.

World - International
1/14/2022 12:25:29 PM
Hong Kong announced a ban on passengers from most of the world transiting its airport on Friday as China ramps up strict anti-virus travel measures ahead of the Winter Olympics.

Sports - World
1/14/2022 12:01:42 PM
Chelsea need a repeat of their Champions League final victory over Manchester City to rekindle their Premier League title challenge with the English champions threatening to build a realistically unassailable lead just days into the new year.

World - International
1/13/2022 11:19:40 PM
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Thursday urged the United States and the World Bank to unfreeze Afghan funds, locked since the Taliban's return to power, to prevent "the nightmare unfolding in Afghanistan" from getting worse.

World - International
1/13/2022 10:47:46 PM
The United States is ready either for diplomacy with Russia or to "defend" allies depending on Moscow's decisions on Ukraine, National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan said Thursday.

Sports - World
1/13/2022 10:10:22 PM
Lionel Messi said on Thursday he needs more time to recover before playing again after contracting Covid-19 earlier this month.

World - International
1/13/2022 9:39:59 PM
The founder of the far-right group Oath Keepers and ten others were indicted for seditious conspiracy in the January 6, 2021 assault on the US Capitol, the Justice Department announced Thursday.

World - International
1/13/2022 8:33:40 PM
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson was fighting for his political future on Thursday as his Conservatives descended into open internal warfare after he belatedly apologised for attending a party during the coronavirus lockdown.

World - Africa
1/13/2022 8:25:40 PM
The United Nations called Thursday on Mali's ruling junta to announce an election timetable amid anger over its suggestion of staying in power for five years before holding a vote.

World - Region
1/13/2022 7:10:43 PM
A group of independent United Nations rights experts urged Tehran on Thursday to halt the imminent execution of a man convicted of killing a classmate when he was a minor.

World - Africa
1/13/2022 5:38:29 PM
The leader of an indigenous South African group was released on bail on Thursday, one day after his dramatic arrest for growing marijuana outside the president's office in a years-long protest.

AFCON 2021 - News
1/13/2022 3:25:15 PM
Chaos and controversy are no strangers to the Africa Cup of Nations but the image of the continental tournament was not helped by Wednesday's bizarre events after the referee blew the final whistle too early in Mali's win over Tunisia.

World - Africa
1/13/2022 2:31:50 PM
The Norwegian Nobel Committee, which awards the Nobel Peace Prize, said Thursday that Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, who won the honour in 2019, bore special responsibility for ending the bloodshed in Tigray.

World - Region
1/13/2022 2:26:04 PM
Russian airstrikes in desert areas of eastern Syria have killed 11 suspected members of the Islamic State group, a war monitor reported Thursday.

World - Region
1/13/2022 2:19:39 PM
The seizure of a UAE-flagged ship by Yemeni rebels is a "dangerous escalation", the United Arab Emirates said on Thursday, urging the UN Security Council to adopt a firm position.

Sports - World
1/13/2022 2:00:36 PM
Cristiano Ronaldo says finishing outside the top three in the Premier League would be unacceptable for Manchester United as Ralf Rangnick struggles to turn around his under-performing team.

Sports - Omni sports
1/13/2022 12:52:08 PM
Novak Djokovic drew a first-round clash against a fellow Serb in the Australian Open on Thursday, taking a step closer to his dream of a record 21st Grand Slam despite a looming decision on his deportation.

World - Region
1/13/2022 12:38:57 PM
A German court on Thursday sentenced a former Syrian colonel to life in jail for crimes against humanity in a landmark first global trial over state-sponsored torture in Syria.

World - Region
1/13/2022 10:48:21 AM
Two Israeli commando officers were killed by friendly fire in the occupied West Bank overnight, the army said on Thursday.

World - Region
1/13/2022 10:31:04 AM
A German court will hand down a landmark verdict Thursday on whether a former Syrian colonel is guilty of crimes against humanity as the first trial worldwide over state-sponsored torture in Syria comes to a close.

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