Igbo group denies they are violent, want to create a separate homeland for their people
Erdogan attends Fashion for Development event during UN General Assembly
Police have arrested a 17-year-old boy in south London in connection with last Friday's terror attack on a Tube train.The teenager was detained after officers executed a warrant in Thornton Heath at a
President Jacob Zuma, in his address to the 72nd Session of the United Nations General Assembly, focused on human rights, peace and security, and socio-economic development.
HONOLULU - A federal judge in Honolulu is scheduled to hear arguments on whether to close a hearing for a man accused of inflight behaviour that prompted fighter jets to ......
There are scores more suspected measles case which, if confirmed, will mean it has spread to 8 of 11 KZN districts
Parents and bystanders were desperately trying to rescue staff and students trapped in a collapsed school.
HONG KONG (AP) — Asian shares were mostly lower while the dollar strengthened Thursday after the Fed said it would start trimming its bond holdings and planned one more interest rate increase this
The death toll for the 7.1-magnitude earthquake which hit Mexico has been raised to 230 - as rescuers desperately work to rescue a young girl trapped alive in the rubble of a collapsed school.
The interest rate outlook for next year remained largely unchanged, with three hikes envisioned
TOKYO (AP) — Nuclear fuel that was reprocessed in France has been returned to Japan for use in a reactor as the country tries to burn more plutonium amid international concerns about its stockpile.
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, (Reuters) – Hurricane Maria, the strongest storm to strike Puerto Rico in nearly 90 years, carved a path of destruction through the U.S.
RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — After more than two decades of failures, Palestinians are increasingly questioning their leaders’ strategy of reaching statehood through negotiations with Israel. A
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — The best 13-year-old basketball player in America wears braces and is already tall enough to play shooting guard in the NBA. Emoni Bates was born a little long and light, an
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Thousands of protesters are marking the anniversary of the 1972 martial law declaration by the Philippines then-dictator Ferdinand Marcos by raising an outcry against wha
MEXICO CITY (AP) — A delicate effort to reach a young girl buried in the rubble of her school stretched into a daylong vigil for Mexico, much of it broadcast across the nation as rescue workers sti
Gona Pillay, former Southlands Secondary School principal was killed and her husband Logie is fighting for his life in hospital.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was a surprise guest speaker during services for the Jewish new year in Washington. Ginsburg told a group of worshippers Wednesday evenin
BUNIA, Congo (AP) — The United Nations released a report in early 2017 outlining a series of proposals to combat the problem of sexual abuse and exploitation within its peacekeeping missions. Howev
The secretary of state had "matter-of-fact" talks with his Iranian counterpart despite disagreements.
Cape Town officials call on national government to intervene as death toll due to truck crashes in heavy traffic mounts.
TOKYO (AP) — The tiny smiley faces, hearts, knife-and-fork or clenched fist have become a global language for mobile phone messages. They are displayed in the Museum of Modern Art in New York. They
A Red Cross truck carrying aid for Rohingya Muslim refugees crashed in Bangladesh on Thursday killing at least nine people, police said.
An investigation by Dutch journalists uncovers thousands of illicit baby sales in the 1980s.
HAYWARD, Calif. (AP) — Three young women led law enforcement officers on a 72-mile car chase across the San Francisco Bay Area that left a police officer seriously injured. Twenty-year-old Chartana
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexican rescuers raced against the clock on Wednesday to save a 12-year-old girl trapped beneath a collapsed school and reach other possible survivors buried in rubble in centr
A German court has convicted a Syrian refugee of being an accessory to a war crime against humanitarian operations over his participation in the 2013
Iraq has begun an offensive to retake Hawija, one of two remaining bastions of the Islamic State (IS) group in the country, Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi announced on Thursday.
WELLINGTON (Reuters) - A man has reportedly set himself on fire on the grounds of New Zealand's parliament in Wellington, two days ahead of national elections, police said on Thursday.
New Zealand goes to the polls on Saturday to elect a new government. Here are the key players in a closely-fought election.
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — When Rohingya Muslims fled persecution and slaughter in Myanmar in past decades, tens of thousands found refuge in Saudi Arabia, home to Islam’s holiest sit
Here are five key issues in Saturday`s New Zealand election, which pits Prime Minister Bill English`s centre-right National Party against the opposition Labour Party led by Jacinda Ardern.
BUNIA, Congo (AP) — The Congolese orphan girl haunts the U.N.’s top human rights official, even though more than a decade has passed since he heard her story. It was a big day in this town in