• Grace Mugabe's diplomatic immunity over assault ditched by court
Grace Mugabe's diplomatic immunity over assault ditched by court

The state had granted Mugabe immunity‚ saying it was imperative to maintain good intergovernmental relations within the region‚ and in particular‚ between South Africa and Zimbabwe. Grace was touted to become the president of the country a year ago, before attempts at this takeover were quickly thwarted during a military coup when the controversial...

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  • China offers post-Brexit trade talks with Britain, says Jeremy Hunt
China offers post-Brexit trade talks with Britain, says Jeremy Hunt

The couple been married to Lucia since 2009 and have three children. At a meeting with Chinese counterparts, Mr Hunt said: "My wife is Japanese ... my wife is Chinese". Britain is willing to strengthen strategic dialogue and deepen exchanges and cooperation with China in various areas to boost the development of the "Golden Era" of bilateral rela...

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  • Firefighters battle 17 wildfires across California, other USA states and Canada
Firefighters battle 17 wildfires across California, other USA states and Canada

She planned to stay at a shelter at Simpson College in Redding while searching for another place to live. Woodley said Bledsoe did everything she could to save the children. Ed Bledsoe told CBS News he did not know his home was in danger when he left his wife, Melody, and the 4- and 5-year-old children to run an errand on Thursday.

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  • Bear in Colorado found stuck in a manhole
Bear in Colorado found stuck in a manhole

Wildlife officials believe the black bear was lured to west Colorado Springs by an unsealed garbage bag containing berry-filled branches. That means that if wildlife officers has to handle the bear again in the future, they will be required to euthanize it.

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  • Cambodia's 6th general election kicks off
Cambodia's 6th general election kicks off

Cambodian and global rights groups, as well as most Western governments, regarded Sunday's vote as illegitimate, and the vote drew comparisons to rigged elections in places like Russia, Venezuela and Zimbabwe. "I feel hopeless from this election. That is what we are waiting to see", political analyst Meas Ny told RFA. A climate of fear driven by ...

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  • New report highlights gov't shortcomings in MH370 mystery
New report highlights gov't shortcomings in MH370 mystery

It's hard to attribute the change in course to any system failure, according to the report released Monday. The report concluded that several turns that took the plane off its path from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing and southwards on its long journey to the southern Indian Ocean were likely made manually, not by the autopilot.

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  • Around 40 Lakh Left Out In Assam NRC Report..
Around 40 Lakh Left Out In Assam NRC Report..

As many as 3,29,91,384 people had applied for the NRC, while applications of 2,89,83,677 were accepted, said Mr. Shailesh. The forty lakh now on the edge to prove their nationality will have to apply for claims and objections, said State NRC Coordinator Prateek Hajela.

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  • No US policy change on Syria after Trump-Putin talks: Mattis
No US policy change on Syria after Trump-Putin talks: Mattis

The defense secretary's comments came the same day Russian President Vladimir Putin said he was willing to have another round of talks with president Trump, and invited him to Moscow despite earlier demurring on Trump's suggestion that he come to Washington.

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  • Children, Great-Grandmother Perish In California Wildfire
Children, Great-Grandmother Perish In California Wildfire

Keswick, a mountain town of about 450 people, was nearly completely wiped out. The fire also reportedly burned structures in Shasta, located 10 miles west of Redding, and in Keswick. The death toll from the blaze known as the Carr fire stands at five with more than a dozen other residents reported missing. Officers have gone to homes of sever...

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  • Trump Pushes Back on Cohen's Claim He Knew About Trump Tower Meeting
Trump Pushes Back on Cohen's Claim He Knew About Trump Tower Meeting

Trump said. "Now he's saying [Cohen] has been lying for years, and President Trump is bringing up that Cohen said that Don Jr. was an honest broker just last year". Trump's attack on Cohen Friday morning is the latest breakdown in the once close relationship between the two men. Giuliani's comments echo a Wednesday tweet from Trump in which...

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  • WikiLeaks founder Assange faces embassy expulsion
WikiLeaks founder Assange faces embassy expulsion

He would be tried there for his leaking of classified USA state department documents. Assange will eventually need to leave the diplomatic mission in London, where he has been living for six years since 2012, Moreno said at an event in Madrid on Friday.

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  • Lawyer says represents 3 more women who paid Trump hush money
Lawyer says represents 3 more women who paid Trump hush money

The hearing Friday, before US District Judge S. James Otero, will also focus on the next steps in Daniels' litigation against Cohen and the president. Michael Cohen , formerly a lawyer for President Trump , leaves his hotel Thursday, July 27, 2018, in NY. He has been unrelenting in his public criticism of Cohen, even as the former Trump Organizati...

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  • Giuliani: 'I want you to hear' Cohen tapes
Giuliani: 'I want you to hear' Cohen tapes

Those denials have never been very believable though . Raddatz asked Abrams and Chris Christie , a former USA prosecutor and New Jersey governor who is an ABC News contributor, for their thoughts on the Trump team's legal strategy in regard to Cohen.

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  • Trump seeks to revive ‘Arab NATO’ to confront Iran
Trump seeks to revive ‘Arab NATO’ to confront Iran

The latest attack on Saudi oil tankers could strengthen the Arab states' position ahead of possible United Nations -sponsored peace talks between Yemen's warring parties, which aim to avoid an all-out assault on the country's main port city of Hodeidah.

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  • USA economy grows 4.1%, the fastest pace since 2014
USA economy grows 4.1%, the fastest pace since 2014

With the trade-related boost expected to unwind in the second half of the year, economists caution against putting much weight on the April-June quarter growth. Consumer spending is being driven by the lower taxes and a robust labour market, which created an average of 215,000 jobs per month in the first half of this year.

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  • Cruise Ship Employee Kills Polar Bear Following Attack
Cruise Ship Employee Kills Polar Bear Following Attack

A polar bear was shot and killed after attacking a cruise ship guard on an archipelago in Norway . She said all cruise ships traveling in the northern region are obliged to have polar bear guards on board. Polar bears have been protected in Norway since 1973 and almost 1,000 were counted on Svalbard during a 2015 census. According to the cru...

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  • Mugabe refuses to endorse Zanu PF because they ‘tormented’ him
Mugabe refuses to endorse Zanu PF because they ‘tormented’ him

Many Zimbabweans have left the country in search of work in South Africa. "What's wrong with asking for fairness?" "Mai Mujuru we were together, and Khupe I have not seen them conducting rallies they appear to be having not much to offer i cannot vote for them".

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  • Trump Threatens Democrats With Government Shutdown Over Border Security
Trump Threatens Democrats With Government Shutdown Over Border Security

Trump's threat comes just four days after he had a meeting at the White House with Speaker Paul D. Ryan and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to discuss the government funding strategy. President Trump also reminded Congress that many illegal aliens, parents or not, take advantage of America's lax immigration policies which results in ser...

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  • Second backbench MP faces INVESTIGATION in row over Labour’s new anti-Semitism code
Second backbench MP faces INVESTIGATION in row over Labour’s new anti-Semitism code

The spokesman acknowledged the "strong concerns raised in the Jewish community" and said Labour "knows there is a huge amount of work to do" to build trust and confidence. "Following that, it will face a binary choice: implement IHRA in full or be seen by all decent people as an institutionally racist, antisemitic party".

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  • Trump open to Moscow visit if Putin formally invites him
Trump open to Moscow visit if Putin formally invites him

Speaking to reporters during a visit to South Africa, Putin said he shares Trump's desire for more face-to-face meetings. Kaitlan Collins and her employer, CNN , say the White House denied Collins access to Trump's Rose Garden event with the European Commission president because officials found her earlier questions "inappropriate".

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