Mr. Wainaina, one of his continent’s most prominent openly gay men, gained international acclaim for his essay “How to Write About Africa.”
Andrei Smyshlyaev was put on the international wanted list over the case of deliberate bankruptcy and non-compliance with 40,000-euro financial obligations
Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc came on an official visit to Russia on May 20
Authorities of the Syrian Arab Republic have readied for operation the checkpoints near Suran, Hama province, and Abu al-Duhur, Idlib province
One Russian national - a female guide - was killed in the crash near the city of Siena, while 19 more Russian tourists were injured
The goal of this information campaign is to artificially stonewall the process of clamping down on international terrorists in Syria and also delay armed confrontation, the statement says
The Irish internet privacy watchdog is investigating whether Google's collection and use of personal data on its Ad Exchange platform violates EU laws, potentially putting Google on the hook for millions of euros in fines. Read Full Article at RT.com
The United Nations has ordered Britain to give up sovereignty over a series of tropical islands in the Indian Ocean, home to a key military base. The decision was approved by a supermajority of member states. Read Full Article at RT.com
US Central Command has asked the Pentagon to send up to 10,000 additional troops to the Middle East, citing threat from Iran even as the Trump administration boasted about having successfully ‘deterred’ Tehran already. Read Full Article at RT.com
A commander in Iran’s elite Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps has said that the Persian Gulf is “under the full control” of Iran’s military and US ships are “not a concern,” even as the US claimed victory in the Iran standoff. Read Full Article at RT.com
A Connecticut police department says they negotiated the terms of surrender of one wanted fugitive in the most trendy way possible: He agreed to turn himself in if 15,000 people like his wanted poster on Facebook. Read Full Article at RT.com
The US border control agency has halted intake at a migrant holding facility in Texas after an outbreak of a “flu-related illness.” The closure comes just one day after a 16-year-old detainee died in custody. Read Full Article at RT.com
In a complaint to the Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario, Adam Knauff argues that the government discriminated against him by ignoring his dietary needs.
Le Monde’s Ariane Chemin has been writing about the “Benalla affair,” a story that has fueled allegations of a coverup within the Elysee Palace related to the conduct of a former security aide of President Emmanuel Macron.
A key chip designer and British telecom companies suspended some dealings with the Chinese tech giant over security concerns.
The senior Trump campaign adviser tweeted a video captioned «Rockets fired into Israel from Gaza.» But the video wasn't from Gaza and wasn't filmed in 2019.
A dance challenge by a U.S.-based Iranian singer has raised suspicions among Iran’s ultraconservatives.
“It’s very difficult to unring a bell,” said Rep. Anna G. Eshoo as some of the House’s younger lawmakers clamor to begin impeachment proceedings against the president.
From Stormy Daniels to invoking executive privilege over public testimony, Trump likes to stay in the shadows.
The president delivered remarks in the Rose Garden, angrily pushing back on the House speaker’s comments.
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People in Russia’s north aren’t afraid of adversity and they prefer to have fun when tackling difficult situations. Like playing ‘My Heart Will Go On’ from ‘Titanic’ on a bus traversing a cold overflown river. Read Full Article at RT.com
As the last season of the hit series Game of Thrones continues to get flak online, one Russian artist has come up with a bold plan to reshoot the fantasy epic… starring beloved Soviet Russian cartoon characters instead of actors. Read Full Article at RT.com
Michael Avenatti, the lawyer for adult actress Stormy Daniels once relentlessly promoted by mainstream media as the nemesis of President Donald Trump, has been indicted for identity theft and defrauding Daniels. Read Full Article at RT.com
Pretty Polish world boxing champion Ewa Brodnicka defends her unbeaten record and WBO super featherweight title this weekend, but could soon have a different distinction outside the ring - posing for Playboy. Read Full Article at RT.com
By instructing former White House counsel Don McGahn not to testify before Congress, President Donald Trump is “engaged in a coverup,” House Speaker Nancy Pelosi told reporters after meeting with her fellow Democrats. Read Full Article at RT.com
President Donald Trump called a surprise press conference to blast House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, who accused him of masterminding a “coverup.” Trump then canceled an infrastructure meeting with Pelosi. Read Full Article at RT.com
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In early-morning tweets, the president claimed lawmakers are getting no work done and are instead harassing him.
The memo, written last fall by an Internal Revenue Service attorney, contradicts the Trump administration’s justification for denying the president’s tax returns to lawmakers.
British taxpayers, shield your eyes now. The BBC has just unveiled its new “semi-scripted comedy chat show format,” ‘Tonight With Vladimir Putin,’ presented by a horrific CGI adaptation of the Russian president. Read Full Article at RT.com
The Competition Commission of India (CCI) found that Mahyco Monsanto Biotech (MMBL) has abused its dominant position in the country by charging an unfair license fee. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Moscow has said that Washington’s decision to set a deadline for Turkey to pull out of the S400-deal with Russia is an “unacceptable” ultimatum. Read Full Article at RT.com
India successfully launched a new Earth observation satellite featuring radar imaging capable of penetrating through thick clouds. The new technology is believed to be used by the military for border control. Read Full Article at RT.com