The crown prince, widely known as 'MBS', is staging a high-profile three-country visit. It comes after he came under intense pressure following the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
Self-taught coder Colin Kroll shot to startup fame, allowing him to live life in a fast lane. Friends saw him as a gentle, endearingly awkward soul, but he also fought with colleagues, attracted negative press for his behavior at work and struggled with drugs and alcohol.
Businesses are getting sued over websites that can’t be accessed by the blind, with many companies facing their second or third lawsuit even after reaching settlements to upgrade sites.
A U.K. parliamentary committee rebuked Facebook in a new report that calls for regulation and intensified scrutiny of social-media companies.
Phones are too big and too hard to hold and use with one hand—and that’s why PopSockets last year sold 60 million PopGrips, a grip that attaches to the back of your giant smartphone.
[New Times] Coffee farmers are not as happy as other players along the value chain because they are getting a modest share of revenues, experts in the industry have agreed.
[Nation] Corruption-riddled Kenya Pipeline Company is on the spot again over irregular payment of overtime allowances, according to the latest report of the Auditor-General tabled in Parliament.
[Premium Times] In the early hours of Saturday, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) said it could no longer go ahead with the scheduled presidential and National Assembly elections.
LOPBURI -Â YOUNG-GUN Sadom Kaewkanjana survived a topsy-turvy final round to beat fellow former national teammate Kosuke Hamamoto for his maiden Asian Development Tour title in the Bt4-million Thongchai Jaidee Foundation on Sunday.
Gael Monfils defeated good friend Stan Wawrinka 6-3, 1-6, 6-2 on Sunday to win his eighth career title at the Rotterdam Open.
American Reilly Opelka blasted 43 aces past Canadian qualifier Brayden Schnur on the way to capturing his first ATP Tour title at the New York Open on Sunday.
According to the article, diplomats and experts warn that Russia and China may exploit these «trans-Atlantic fissures»
An explicit video of a young girl in a secondary school uniform was circulated online last week. The three-minute video, which appears to have been taken at a staircase landing, shows her performing various sex acts with an unidentified man. The girl, whose face can be seen, appears to be a minor. She was wearing the uniform of an all-girls school. The New Paper understands a police report has been made. A Ministry of Education (MOE) spokesman told TNP the school had found the girl is not a current student.
SINGAPORE - Several trees toppled on Upper Thomson Road after a heavy downpour on Sunday afternoon (Feb 17), causing a traffic jam. A reader told The Straits Times at around 4.45pm that at least one tree fell on the road and hit a car. It was raining heavily then and the wind was strong. When The Straits Times arrived at the scene, the rain had ceased and the car was gone. At least three trees had snapped and their crowns and part of their trunks were lying on the road.
A group of volunteers under the Involvement Volunteers International who are based in Australia are conducting a 2-week awareness program on diabetes in Mele village.
The Vanuatu Police Force (VPF), Police Service Commission (PSC) and Ministry of Internal Affairs must unite to address security issues in the country.
A special committee set up by the Ambae Community in Port Vila to coordinate relief assistance to the affected population of Ambae during the 2017 volcano disaster has closed down its operations center at the Sarabulu Church.
The Vanuatu Daily Post has introduced Chinese language news pages.
The Lini Day celebration on Thursday, February 21 will focus on the importance of nationalism, says committee Chairman, Charles Lini.
The 15-year-old tried to fly to Turkey from London Heathrow in order to head to Syria in December 2014, two months before Shamima Begum (pictured at Gatwick with two other Bethnal Green girls).
George 'Johnny' Johnson, 97, has backed what he called 'incredible' plans for the 95-foot landmark (pictured in an artist's impression), entitled On Freedom's Wings, to be installed in Lincolnshire.
The Prince of Wales said more people taking yoga classes could help the NHS save resources because it has 'proven beneficial effects', with Public Health England vowing to fund them.
DOMINIC LAWSON: I had mentioned that our car was a ‘somewhat battered 14-year-old Land Rover Discovery’. And it was this, that provoked numerous readers to respond.
Prince Carl Philip and his wife Princess Sofia launched their guidebook 'Handbok för nätföräldrar' or 'Guide for Parents' earlier this week.
Club members should embrace ‘AFC Leopards Rescue Team’ with open arms.
Well, Bandari is doing great but I am a worried man.
We must take time to congratulate the little organised nation.
It should be noted here that we had a makeshift side.
An education expo to make British education available to Ghanaian students and to recruit talented footballers into UK schools has been launched in Accra.
GIS says it will soon begin a nationwide crackdown on landlords and property owners who have rented out to non-Ghanaians with no immigration status.
The government has been tasked to create an enabling environment to promote Science, Technology, Engineering and Innovation as major growth factors for a resilient modern economy.
GPCL has signed an MoU with the KNUST to enable both parties to collaborate in the areas of research, skills and expertise exchange and human resource capacity building.
LONDON, United Kingdom --- The family of a British teenager who ran away to join the Islamic State group and now wants to return to the U.K. said Sunday she has given birth to a baby boy. The family's lawyer said 19-year-old Shamima Begum and the baby are in good health. In a recent interview with The Times newspaper, Begum said she had previously lost two babies to illness and malnutrition. News about Begum and her desire to go back to Britain have ignited a debate in the U.K. about how to deal with citizens who joined IS and want to leave Syria now that the extremist group is on the verge of collapse. Begum was one of a group of schoolgirls from London's Bethnal Green neig...Keep on reading: Family: UK teen who joined Islamic State has baby in Syria
VIGAN CITY, Philippines---The coalition of senatorial bets under Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio's regional party Hugpong ng Pagbabago (HNP) took its campaign caravan here on Monday. Hosted by Ilocos Sur Gov. Ryan Singson, the party's campaign rally in Tamag, Vigan City drew thousands of people who trooped to the venue as early as 8 a.m. After the Vigan sortie, the HNP will stage a separate event in Laoag City, Ilocos Norte, on Monday afternoon. Ilocos Norte is the bailiwick of administration-backed senatorial candidate Imee Marcos, who is also among HNP's 13-man senatorial bets. In 2016, Senator Grace Poe topped the presid...Keep on reading: ‘Hugpong’ brings campaign to Ilocos
COTABATO CITY, Philippines -- A policeman was killed while another was critically wounded in an ambush by still unidentified gunmen here Sunday night. Chief Supt. Eliseo Tam Rasco, police regional director for Region 12, identified the slain police officer as Police Officer 1 Ali Mama, of President Quirino, Sultan Kudarat, and the injured as PO1 Jolace Ali Guiamad, of Datu Paglas, Maguindanao. Both belonged to Cotabato City Police Mobile Force Company. Quoting a report from Senior Supt. Michael Lebanan, acting city police director, Rasco said the victims were on a motorcycle returning to the city from Maguindanao when they were ambushed along Ya...Keep on reading: Cop killed, another hurt in Cotabato ambush