International

11 hours ago | June 19, 2018

Melania Trump calls for end to migrant family separation

 WASHINGTON. - The emotional debate over separating immigrant parents and their children at the nation’s southern border ...

1 day ago | June 18, 2018

Greece, Macedonia sign historic deal

ATHENS. — Greece and Macedonia yesterday signed a historic preliminary agreement to rename the small Balkan nation the ...

Goals set for FOCAC summit

BEIJING. — The Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) Summit, to be held in Beijing in September, will focus on five ...

Central bank governor dies on visit to Turkey

ISTANBUL. — Sudan’s central bank governor Hazem Abdelqader has died of a heart attack while on a visit to Turkey, the ...

3 days ago | June 16, 2018

US, China on brink of all-out trade war

WASHINGTON. - US President Donald Trump yesterday announced tariffs of 25 percent targeting tens of billions in Chinese ...

Trump slaps tariffs on China, triggering swift retaliation

WASHINGTON. - US President Donald Trump yesterday announced tariffs of 25 percent targeting tens of billions in Chinese ...

Two Koreas agree to completely restore military communication lines

SEOUL. -- The two Koreas agreed Thursday to completely restore their military communication lines during their first ...

4 days ago | June 15, 2018

Putin invites Kim to Russia, praises Trump summit

MOSCOW. — President Vladimir Putin yesterday conveyed to a senior North Korean official an invitation for Kim Jong Un to ...

The trumpet comes to rhumba nights

Bolt the Trumpet and Mafaro band will be guests at this week’s rhumba night at Food Nest.

5 days ago | June 14, 2018

‘Pyongyang-bound’ Trump says world dodged ...

SEOUL. - Donald Trump accepted an invitation from Kim Jong Un to visit North Korea during their historic summit, ...

Singapore’s PM congratulates Kim Jong Un on summit

PYONGYANG. -- The Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un received a letter from Lee Hsien Loong, prime minister of the Republic of ...

Malaysia’s top two judges resign amid purge of senior officials

KUALA LUMPUR. - Malaysia's two top judges have resigned from their posts, as Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad's ...

Chinese medical experts extend health care to rural Uganda

NAKASEKE. -- Mary Nabunya (61), has had internal chest pains for a long time. Visits to her village health centre in ...

Trump accuses OPEC of driving up oil prices

WASHINGTON. - US President Donald Trump yesterday accused the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries of driving ...

Chinese athletes training in Kenya’s “Home of ...

NAIROBI. -- Zhang Xinyan had sound knowledge of Kenya's prowess in the global athletics circuit before she visited the ...