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We do not need US Embassy: Morales

We do not need US Embassy: Morales

Bolivian Vice-President Alvaro Garcia Linera, Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, Bolivian President Evo Morales and Ecuadorian President Rafael Correa gathered in Cochabamba, on July 4, 2013. Bolivian President Evo Morales, whose plane was diverted in Europe this week due to false rumors that US surveillance whistleblower Edward Snowden was on board, says the Latin American country [&hellip

Iceland discusses Snowden citizenship

Iceland discusses Snowden citizenship

Icelandic lawmakers have proposed a bill to grant immediate citizenship to American whistleblower Edward Snowden who blew the lid on U.S. spying programs. On Thursday, members of Iceland’s Pirate Party introduced a bill in the parliament suggesting that Snowden should immediately be granted citizenship of the island nation. The draft law was backed by the [&hellip

2 killed, 2 injured in Texas shootings

2 killed, 2 injured in Texas shootings

At least two people have been killed and another two seriously wounded in two separate shootings in the U.S. state of Texas. In one of the shootings, a gunman shot two neighbors and then killed himself near Texas’s largest city Houston. In another shooting, a police officer in North Texas shot a man to death [&hellip

African Union may suspend Egypt

African Union may suspend Egypt

The African Union has warned that it may suspend Egypt over a violation of constitutional rule by its army that led to the ouster of President Mohamed Morsi. The African Union Peace and Security Council announced Thursday that officials will convene on Friday to discuss the situation in Egypt, and then take the required action [&hellip

Adli Mansour sworn in as Egypt’s interim president

Adli Mansour sworn in as Egypt’s interim president

Adli Mansour, Egypt’s chief justice and head of the Supreme Constitutional Court, is applauded by other judges after his swearing in ceremony as the nation’s interim president in Cairo, July 4, 2013. The chief justice of Egypt’s Supreme Constitutional Court, Adli Mansour, has been sworn in as interim president of Egypt. “I swear to preserve [&hellip

University applicants drop as fees rise

University applicants drop as fees rise

Part-time applications drop amid soaring tuition fees in UK The number of part-time and mature students has dropped by 40 percent amid high tuition fees, the Office for Fair Access (OFFA) has found. With students face soaring fees up to £9,000 a year, the OFFA has reported a drop of 105,000 applying from within the [&hellip

Dozens of London locals face eviction

Dozens of London locals face eviction

Around 75 people living in London’s Brixton area have been faced with eviction from their homes due to the development of private housing, only affordable for the rich. A letter to alternative media activists on the Indymedia UK website, explained that 75 people including families that are living in six blocks of flats in Brixton, [&hellip

Ramadhan Special – DUAS

Ramadhan Special – DUAS

DO NOT MISS  A BRAND NEW PRODUCTION OF IBN TV featuring Sister Nayaab Parmar, a rising star at IBN TV, She has produced this special program on the commentary of the 30 day Duas of Ramadhan, we encourage all parents to tune into IBN TV from the 1st to 30th of Ramadhan at 6:00 PM [&hellip

Dar golfers mourn Adam Mwanyenza

Dar golfers mourn Adam Mwanyenza

Dar Es Salaam Gymkhana Club’s amateur golfer Adam Mwanyenza (49) died suddenly in the city yesterday morning, his brother Salim has confirmed. Salim said Adam abruptly fell in early morning hours at his residence in Mwananyamala. He said Adam was physically fit until he met his death and there were no signs of sickness. “It [&hellip

Power Africa initiative to get $3 bn from AfDB

Power Africa initiative to get $3 bn from AfDB

As part of its support for US President Barack Obama’s African Power initiative, the African Development Bank (AfDB) is set to deepen and expand its efforts in reforming the energy sector. AfDB which is one of the major investors in the energy sector has pledged to scale up funding for energy production, transmission and distribution [&hellip