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Rwandan opposition activist Diane Rwigara released on bail.

Rwandan opposition activist Diane Rwigara released on bail.

Rwandan opposition activist and former presidential candidate Diane Rwigara has been released on bail after spending more than a year in jail on charges including inciting insurrection against the government of President Paul Kagame. A high court in Kigali on Friday ordered Rwigara and her mother Adeline be released on the condition they do not [&hellip

Russia, India leaders sign S-400, nuclear plants deals.

Russia, India leaders sign S-400, nuclear plants deals.

Russian President Vladimir Putin and India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi have signed a deal worth $5 billion over the purchase of S-400 air defense system and have also agreed to jointly develop six nuclear power plants. The meeting was held behind closed doors on Friday and was part of an ongoing two-day visit by Putin [&hellip

Cyril Ramaphosa blames lack of new jobs on corruption.

Cyril Ramaphosa blames lack of new jobs on corruption.

President Cyril Ramaphosa, Bheki Ntshalintshali and Thulani Tshefuta celebrate after signing a framework agreement to create 275 000 jobs. Image: Thapelo Morebudi President Cyril Ramaphosa has blamed corruption for the government’s failure to create new jobs. Speaking on the opening day of the Presidential Jobs Summit at the Gallagher Convention Centre in Midrand yesterday, Ramaphosa [&hellip

More than 20 Tuaregs killed in Mali: sources.

More than 20 Tuaregs killed in Mali: sources.

More than 20 Tuareg civilians were killed late last week in Mali’s restive frontier with Niger, security sources told AFP on Monday. “On Friday and Saturday at least 25 Tuareg civilians were killed in Amalaoulaou by armed men,” a local elected official told AFP. A security source and another local official confirmed the incident. The [&hellip

Three die after Somalia car bomb strikes EU convoy: police.

Three die after Somalia car bomb strikes EU convoy: police.

Three people were killed in a suicide car bombing by Islamist group al Shabaab which hit a European Union armored convoy in Somalia’s capital Mogadishu on Monday, police and an emergency service worker said. The blast struck the convoy around 12:10 PM local time on Industrial Road, a major thoroughfare in the heart of the [&hellip

Indonesia plans mass burials for quake and tsunami victims.

Indonesia plans mass burials for quake and tsunami victims.

Rescuers in the Indonesia island of Sulawesi are racing against the clock to save those still trapped in the rubble, as volunteers dug mass graves to bury at least 844 killed in an earthquake and tsunami disaster. Authorities struggling to deal with the sheer scale of the disaster have appealed for international help. Four days [&hellip

Jose Mourinho: Paul Pogba is not bigger than Manchester United, but our working relationship is good.

Jose Mourinho: Paul Pogba is not bigger than Manchester United, but our working relationship is good.

Jose Mourinho has warned Paul Pogba that no player is bigger than Manchester United and that anyone who thinks they are will be brought firmly into line. Mourinho’s blunt ultimatum comes as he tries to reassert his faltering authority over parts of a dressing room that have become increasingly weary of the manager’s ways. Mourinho [&hellip

Palestine files complaint with ICJ against US relocation of its embassy to al-Quds.

Palestine files complaint with ICJ against US relocation of its embassy to al-Quds.

Palestine has filed an official complaint with the International Court of Justice (ICJ) against the United States’ relocation of its Israeli embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem al-Quds, saying the highly controversial and provocative move must be reversed as it violates an international treaty. The United Nations’ principal judicial organ announced in a statement on [&hellip

No serious injuries, 1 missing as Boeing 737 lands in ocean near Micronesia.

No serious injuries, 1 missing as Boeing 737 lands in ocean near Micronesia.

Authorities say one person is unaccounted for after initially saying all 47 people on board a flight to Micronesia that crash landed in the ocean was safe. No serious injuries were reported among those traveling on a Boeing 737 that landed about 150 yards short of a runway off the coast of Micronesia, according to [&hellip