The Vatican announced Saturday it had reached an historic accord with China on the appointment of bishops in the Communist country which has so far named its own officials to a sole Beijing-recognised Catholic church.
The ruling CCM secretary general, Dr Bashiru Ally, has sent condolences to President John Magufuli and all Tanzanians following the capsizing of MV-Nyerere in Lake Victoria, Mwanza Region.
President Emmanuel Macron on Thursday awarded His Highness the Aga Khan, the Grand Cross of the Legion of Honour (La Grand-Croix de la Légion d’Honneur), in recognition of his contribution to humanity and achievements in improving the quality of life of the most vulnerable populations around the world.
[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan Head of State, João Lourenço, has approved the creation of the Operational Office for the Opening and Certification of the New International Airport of Luanda (GONAIL), which is to function under the guidance and responsibility of the Transports minister.
[New Times] This Friday evening, the first match of newly founded wheelchair basketball team, Vision, took place at the National Paralympic Committee (NPC) gymnasium in Remera.
[CAJ News] Yaounde -HUMAN rights groups have condemned the issuing of travel restrictions by government in the English-speaking volatile regions of Cameroon.
Tuchel admitted he was left puzzled by the lack of cohesion against Liverpool.
MPs had been lobbied by party leaders to pass the President’s proposals but they were in a Catch-22 situation.
An army parade in the southwestern Iranian city of Ahvaz has come under attack. Journalists and children are among those shot in an assault that has reportedly left over 20 people dead and more than 50 injured. Read Full Article at RT.com
Dramatic footage made on the spot shows the moment assailants opened fire at troops participating in an Iranian Army parade in the southwestern city of Ahvaz. Read Full Article at RT.com
Following a deadly attack on a military parade in southern Iran, the country’s foreign minister said that regional sponsors of terrorism and their “US masters” are to be held accountable for such assaults. Read Full Article at RT.com
Read Full Article at RT.com
[This Day] Abuja -The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday said that the revelation that the Minister of Communication, Adebayo Shittu, allegedly skipped the compulsory one-year national service, «further validated its position that President Muhammadu Buhari has many persons of questionable character in his cabinet.»
[News24Wire] Minister of Environmental Affairs Edna Molewa has died, the SABC reported on Saturday.
[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The number of people who died in the Lake Victoria MV Nyerere ferry disaster has reached 196.
TEHRAN — A three-month old leopard cub was seized from the smugglers on Wednesday and transferred to Pardisan Park rehabilitation center, Mehr news agency reported on Friday.
TEHRAN — An Iranian judge has sentenced two poachers to plant 400 trees in Hamoun wildlife refuge, southeastern Iran, Mehr news agency reported on Friday.
TEHRAN – A startup event on marine apps will be held on the sidelines of the 4th national exhibition of maritime technological achievements, IRNA reported.
TEHRAN -- The Iranian Space Agency (ISA) plans to introduce its space technology and achievements during the World Space Week, October 4 to 10, Mehr reported on Friday.
SINGAPORE - A local market has removed all strawberries from its shelves as a precaution after a tweet that a metal piece was allegedly found inside a pack of strawberries. The Agri-Food and Veterinary Authority of Singapore (AVA) is also looking into the case and has urged the public to remain calm. This comes after recent reports on sabotaged strawberries in Australia, with consumers finding needles in the fruits. But AVA said that the brand of strawberries mentioned in the tweet was not from the six implicated brands in Australia.
Over 300 workers attached to a private garment factory in Yakahaluwa in Minuwangoda, had been admitted to the Minuwangoda Base Hospital and Gampaha District General Hospital due to suspected food poisoning, police said.
Banks have enough resources and tools, Russian Central Bank’s chief Elvira Nabiullina said
This incident once again reminds us about the need to conduct an uncompromising war on terror in all its manifestations, he said
The UN chief pledged to sort out the situation, since this provocation undermines the reputation of the Secretariat as a neutral and impartial body
People assume that all women get into such relationships to eat life with a big spoon.
The lobby says Obado lacks in character and integrity.
Wanjiru Kihusa was devastated when she lost two pregnancies.
Recently, I was in the kind of bar that you can see someone put thought into.
The 14-year-old Okutoyi stunned the experienced Shufaa Changawa in straight sets to emerge champion.
Today is a wonderful day for going to the countryside to observe autumn hues in Icelandic nature. Clear skies and sunshine are expected in South and West Iceland today, Saturday.
ENFIELD, St Mary:For more than 20 years, residents in Enfield, St Mary, have been without electrical power, a situation that has exposed them to criminal elements, especially at nights. However, thanks to a partnership agreement, that is about to...
Четверо одетых в военную форму преступников открыли огонь по участникам парада в память об ирано-иракской войне 1980-1988 годов. Двое нападавших убиты, двое арестованы. Погибли не менее восьми военнослужащих и журналист. По данным иранских СМИ, среди жертв есть женщины и дети.
Most of the new traffic lanes and improved junctions forming part of the Marsa to Santa Venera road upgrade will available to road users from next week, according to the Transport Minister. The three projects, including the second phase of the Marsa Junction Project at the Addolorata Cemetery intersection, the widening of the Marsa-Ħamrun Bypass and the rebuilding of parts of Triq Diċembru 13 and the northern end of Triq Aldo Moro, are being completed this month and in the beginning of October, Ian Borg told a news conference. The €14.2 million investment to upgrade the arterial south-central road link is giving road users over 15 kilometres of new or rebuilt lanes and 10 upgraded junctions along this route. Dr Borg relayed his appreciation to Infrastructure Malta's contractors and technical experts for working tirelessly to reach set goals and to complete as much of the work as they could before the beginning of the scholastic year. Most of the works were carried out this summer, after Infrastructure Malta increased project resources to complete them ahead of schedule, and open as many of the new and rebuilt lanes as possible before the beginning of the scholastic year. The...
Gunmen fired on a military parade in southwestern Iran on Saturday, killing 24 people, half of them members of the Revolutionary Guards, state news agencies reported, in one of the worst attacks ever on the elite force. State television said the assault, which wounded more than 60 people, targeted a stand where Iranian officials had gathered to watch an annual event marking the start of the Islamic Republic's 1980-88 war with Iraq. «There are a number of non-military victims, including women and children who had come to watch the parade,» state news IRNA agency quoted an unnamed official source as saying. The Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corp (IRGC) have been the sword and shield of Shi'ite clerical rule since Iran's 1979 Islamic Revolution. The Guards also play a major role in Iran's regional interests in countries such as Iraq, Syria and Yemen. «Three of the terrorists were killed on the spot and a fourth one who was injured died in hospital,» Brigadier General Abolfazl Shekarchi, a senior spokesman for Iran's armed forces, told state television. A video distributed to Iranian media showed soldiers crawling on the ground as gunfire blazed in their direction. One soldier picked...