Category: Global News

Trump declares national emergency to fund US border wall

US President Donald Trump has declared a national emergency to bypass congressional approval and secure funding for the construction of…

2 days ago

Israel rallies Arab countries for war with Iran

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says Israel and Arab countries are sitting down together in Poland to discuss "war with Iran," shortly…

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“WGS 2019: World Government Summit proves catalyst for global change 

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan spoke of a new era for investment opportunities in the country as it seeks to…

5 days ago

Mexican drug lord Joaquin ‘El Chapo’ faces life jail in US

Notorious Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman was found guilty in a US court on Tuesday of operating a criminal enterprise.…

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Russia moves to disconnect from global internet

Russia’s Lower House of Parliament on Tuesday gave tentative approval to draft legislation for the country to instate measures to…

6 days ago

UK economy slows to six-year low amid Brexit uncertainty

The UK economy has slowed to its weakest rate of growth in six years amid mounting uncertainty over Britain's impending departure from…

6 days ago

WGS 2019: World Government Summit in Dubai ushers in new era

A raft of announcements and statements of intent from some of the world’s leading policymakers and figureheads ushered in a…

7 days ago

Ebola death toll in Congo hits 502

More than 500 people have died from the latest Ebola outbreak in DR Congo, but a vaccination programme has prevented thousands more deaths,…

1 week ago

UK govt pursing self harm over Brexit – Ex-British PM

Former British prime minister John Major has lashed out at the idea of Britain leaving the European Union, saying Brexit…

1 week ago

EU: Special place in ‘hell’ for Brexiteers, says Donald Tusk

European Council President Donald Tusk did not mince words on Wednesday with regards to Brexit. Writing on Twitter, Tusk wrote: "I've…

2 weeks ago