The dispute was reportedly over $777 in wages.
Gigi Wu gained social media fame for scaling more than 100 peaks and changing into a bikini to document each climb.
Bolsonaro's hotly-anticipated speech underwhelmed at Davos.
Recognizing an opposition leader like this is unusual, though not unprecedented.
| Bahyiah Bakir | HIS Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar ‘Ali Saifuddien Sa’adul Khairi Waddien, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam, Minister of Defence and Supreme Commander of the Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF) received in audience Malaysian Minister of Defence Haji Mohamad bin Sabu at the […]
BRIRUT (AFP) – Kurdish-led fighters overran the last village held by the Islamic State (IS) extremist group in Syria yesterday, confining its once vast cross-border ‘kingdom’ to two small hamlets, a war monitor said. It is the culmination of a broad offensive launched by the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) last September with United States (US)-led […]
DAMASCUS (AFP) – A car bomb shook the Syrian regime’s coastal stronghold of Latakia on Tuesday, killing one person and wounding more than a dozen others, state news agency SANA reported. Authorities found a second explosive device in the same place and defused it just before it was due to blow up, it said. The […]
Zimbabwean musician Oliver «Tuku» Mtukudzi, a star of Afro-jazz who won a following across the continent and beyond, died on Wednesday at the age of 66, his agent told AFP.
As music lovers and stakeholders finalize preparations for the 16th edition of the Sauti za Busara festival. This year’s theme targets to fight corruption because they believe artists can use their voices to fight this vice as they celebrate the wealth and diversity of African music.
Grammy award-winning Jamaican reggae band Morgan Heritage were in the country for some time after headlining the Wasafi Festivals on New Year’s Eve. Thomas Matiko caught up with the three siblings Gramps, Mojo and Peetah Morgan and had a chat on their music and new found love for Africa in respect to their “Africa X Jamaica Tour”
Le Gabon par le truchement de la CDC (Caisse des Dépôts et Consignations) a récemment reçu le premier virement de la deuxième subvention octroyée par le fonds vert pour le climat. Ce premier virement permettra d'amorcer les activités liées au programme du Plan National d'Adaptation (N.A.P). Le fonds vert pour le climat est comme beaucoup le savent, est né à Copenhague (Pays- Bas), en 2009, pour faire face à l'épineux problème du dérèglement climatique. Un dérèglement climatique causé par les (...) - ECONOMIE / SUJET_ECRIT_MAISON
Democrats on the House Oversight Committee have begun an investigation into the White House security clearance policy in a move that will likely focus on how Trump’s son-in-law Jared Kushner got access to classified information. Read Full Article at RT.com
Facing increased public scrutiny, Google and Facebook spent record amounts of money lobbying the US government on privacy and antitrust policies in 2018, with both companies topping previous highs, new data filings showed. Read Full Article at RT.com
Republicans were the ‘true targets’ of Reconstruction era lynchings: that’s not a conspiracy theory, but a deeply held belief of Colorado lawmaker Lori Saine, who’s doubled down on the argument by accusing the Dems of segregation. Read Full Article at RT.com
Protests have broken out outside UN offices in Tehran, as a US-born Iranian journalist prepares for an appearance before a grand jury in America. The demonstrators are demanding the release of the detainee. Read Full Article at RT.com
US President Donald Trump has informed Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi that he will show up on January 29 to deliver the State of the Union. She replied that it cannot happen until the government shutdown ends. Read Full Article at RT.com
Police in the Western Region say rescuing the teenage girls who have been kidnapped in Takoradi will not happen as quickly as the public expects.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has announced $2.2 million in funding to be paid over a five-year period for the Dene High School in La Loche, Sask., a day after the three-year anniversary of a mass shooting that left four people dead.
The search for ten missing sailors is continuing
Ukraine’s National Union of Journalists stated that only 10% of the original incidents are looked into before being submitted to the court
In 2014, the Russian delegation to PACE was stripped of its key rights
Construction of the first nuclear power plant in Turkey, Akkuyu, is underway
The two leaders made a joint statement following the meeting
Public election organisers and managers, the Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) have sharply contradicted president Peter Mutharika on possibility of vote rigging, saying with the new high-teach voting methods, no one can rig the polls. Spokesperson... The post MEC rules out vote rigging: ‘Malawi tripartite elections will be credible’ appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - Malawi breaking news in Malawi.
Malawian Airlines and Kenya Airways were today, Wednesday, failed to land at Chileka Airport in Blantyre and were diverted to Kamuzu International Airport (KIA) in Lilongwe due to harsh weather. Officials at Chileka and KIA... The post 2 planes fail to land at Chileka Airport due to harsh weather in Blantyre appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - Malawi breaking news in Malawi.
Lilongwe City Mayor Desmond Bikoko has pledged to support Grace Kwelepeta, who is ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) candidate for Zomba Malosa. This, has put to rest rumours that Bikoko will contest as an independent... The post Mayor Bikoko pledges support for DPP candidate Kwelepeta in Zomba Malosa appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - Malawi breaking news in Malawi.
United Democratic Front (UDF) has made a stinging attack on its political bedmate, the ruling party, accusing it of using the UDF supporters in political violence clandestine operations. UDF vice president for the eastern region... The post UDF makes stinging attack on DPP over political violence appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - Malawi breaking news in Malawi.
Malawi Police Service have been caught pants down after revelations that they are deliberately arresting ‘wrong DPP cadets’ in Mangochi following political violence which saw a UTM Party woman supporter being harrassed and stripped. The... The post Police arrest wrong ‘DPP cadets’ in Mangochi violence: Gang leader Moris Kasinde left scot free appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - Malawi breaking news in Malawi.
Hopes all but vanished of finding new Cardiff City striker Emiliano Sala alive as British, French and Channel Islands rescuers on Wednesday suspended a second day of searches after the plane he was flying in disappeared at sea. The Argentine footballer had sent relatives a desperate message shortly before taking off saying the plane looked like it was «going to fall apart». Objects have been found in the water, and police on the British island of Guernsey, which sits off the north coast of France, warned there was little chance of finding him. «A decision about whether to recommence will be taken early Thursday morning,» police said in a statement.
French striker Aboubakar Kamara has been indefinitely suspended by Fulham after being arrested on suspicion of actual bodily harm and criminal damage following a fight at the club's training ground. «Police were called to a training ground in New Malden, shortly after 17.00hrs on Monday, 21 January to reports of a fight,» read a statement from the Metropolitan Police. «Officers attended. One man, in his 20s, was arrested on suspicion of ABH and criminal damage.» The 23-year-old forward has been involved in a series of unsavoury incidents in recent weeks. Kamara enraged manager Claudio Ranieri by defying orders to take a penalty, which he missed, in a vital clash in the fight for Premier League survival against Huddersfield last month. «It is unbelievable, he did not respect me, the club, the team and crowd. I spoke with him, it is not right. I want to kill him,» said Ranieri at the time. Aleksandar Mitrovic and Kamara then reportedly came to blows last week during a yoga session at the club's training ground.
The Planning Authority is set to approve plans to build an 11-storey structure at SmartCity in spite of a warning by the cultural heritage watchdog that this could compromise Valletta’s Unesco World Heritage Site status, Times of Malta has learnt. A 2008 SmartCity master plan had set a seven-storey limit for buildings there and correspondence seen by Times of Malta shows that the Superintendence for Cultural Heritage strongly insisted the limit must be respected by the structure in question, known as The Shoreline. “The advisory committee and the Superintendence recommend that the proposed building height should be reduced and certainly not exceed the height outlined in the master plan on the basis of the effect on the views and vistas of Valletta World Heritage Site and the scheduled fortifications,” the Superintendence told the planning watchdog. “The advisory committee further noted that the extent of proposed massing should be further studied by the authority,” it pointed out. Despite the cultural heritage watchdog’s clear stand, the PA is still recommending the approval of an application for the building of 400 residential units and a large commercial and retail area...
Icelandic pianist Víkingur Heiðar is nominated for the BBC Music Magazine Awards for his latest solo album where he performs works by Johann Sebastian Bach. The voting is open until February 19th.
The Bláfjöll skiing area just south of Reykjavik is open today from 14- 21 pm due to the great snowfall of recent days. Skies are clear and the temperatures is -5 C.
The Lands Minister has declared war on illegal logging of timber in the country's forests.
The Ghana Standards Authority (GSA) and Nestlé Ghana Ltd., have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to forge a strong cooperation in the sharing of scientific and technical information.