Donald Trump

US-Russia tensions rise

WASHINGTON. — With US-Russia tensions on the rise especially over disagreements involving the war in Syria, US experts said that though not as hostile as they were in the Cold War, ties are certainly...
The openness of the Internet has meant that online media sites and pages do not have to adhere to media ethics and standards and many take advantage of this to peddle dishonest information or fake news

Be wary of fake news

Christopher Farai Charamba Correspondent The 21st Century has spoilt the human race as information is widely and readily available and can be accessed at the click of a button.
Emmanuel Macron

Leaders congratulate Macron

BERLIN. — German Chancellor Angela Merkel said yesterday that millions of Europeans were counting on the success of incoming French president Emmanuel Macron.
President Trump

Washington’s humanitarian debt

Stanely Mushava Correspondent The sustained eruption of humanitarian sores in North Africa, the Middle East and Central Asia continues to log newcomers into the index of failed States.
Mike Pence

Australia warned on playing with fire

Oscar Grenfell Correspondent Last Thursday, Nick Xenophon, a prominent “third party” senator in the Australian parliament, warned of the catastrophic consequences of a US war with China in an address...
Donald Trump

Xi, Trump discuss ties, Korean Peninsula

BEIJING. – Chinese President Xi Jinping and his US counterpart Donald Trump yesterday discussed bilateral ties and the situation on the Korean Peninsula on the phone, pledging close contact by ...
President Trump

Re-engagement: Ball in West’s court

Stephen Mpofu Correspondent “It’s a small world,” you (yes, you ) often hear someone say when referring to the saturation of more people with information otherwise originally meant for a small circle...
Donald Trump

Trump supporters, opponents clash

BERKELEY, Calif. — A melee erupted on Saturday in a Berkeley, California park where supporters and opponents of President Donald Trump were holding competing rallies, resulting in at least 20 arrests...

Australia beckons a war with China

John Pilger Correspondent Australia is sleep-walking into a confrontation with China. Wars can happen suddenly in an atmosphere of mistrust and provocation, especially if a minor power, like Australi...
Bashar al-Assad

Assad speaks on chemical attack

DAMASCUS. – Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said a suspected chemical weapons attack was a “fabrication” to justify a US military strike, as Moscow digs in to defend its ally despite increasin...