International

4 days ago | February 17, 2018

Xi congratulates new SA president

BEIJING. - Chinese President Xi Jinping yesterday extended congratulations to Cyril Ramaphosa on the latter’s election ...

6 days ago | February 15, 2018

Trump donates fourth-quarter salary for infrastructure

WASHINGTON. - President Donald Trump is donating his fourth-quarter salary in 2017 to the Transportation Department to ...

Netanyahu rejects calls to resign after police seek indictment

JERUSALEM. - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu rejected calls to step down Wednesday after police recommended ...

1 week ago | February 13, 2018

Dutch FM resigns after lying about Putin meeting

AMSTERDAM. - New Dutch Foreign Minister Halbe Zijlstra resigned Tuesday, after admitting he had lied about his presence ...

Oxfam faces fresh claim of abuse in South Sudan

LONDON. - Scandal-hit British charity Oxfam was reeling yesterday after fresh claims of sexual assault and rape, this ...

1 week ago | February 12, 2018

President off to Botswana

Kuda Bwititi Chief Reporter President Mnangagwa leaves Harare this morning for Gaborone, Botswana, on a State visit expected to enhance bilateral and economic ties between the two countries. The ...

1 week ago | February 11, 2018

Russian jet ‘crashes’ after Moscow take-off

A Russian airliner carrying 71 passengers and crew has crashed after vanishing from radar screens as it left a Moscow ...

2 weeks ago | February 9, 2018

Australian lawmakers debate banning sex with staff members

CANBERRA. – Australian lawmakers are debating introducing a US-style ban on legislators having sex with staff ...

S. Korean president meets head of DPRK delegation for Winter Olympics

SEOUL. — South Korean President Moon Jae-in met yesterday with the head of a high-ranking delegation from the ...

Trump tells Israel peace means compromise

JERUSALEM.  – US President Donald Trump told Israel yesterday that it too would need to make “significant ...