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Trump escalates war on social media at White House ‘summit’

Escalating his attacks on Silicon Valley, President Donald Trump hinted Thursday at new regulations on social media as he gathered critics of major online...

Britain’s US Ambassador Resigns after Trump spat

Britain’s ambassador to Washington resigned on Wednesday after Donald Trump labelled him “stupid” and “wacky” following the release of confidential memos from the envoy...

Google CEO ‘Apologies’ About Sexual Incidents As Executive-Quits

Google CEO Sundar Pichai apologized for the company's handling of past sexual harassment incidents in an email to employees, promising that the tech giant would...

Pakistan Acquits Christian Woman Bibi In Landmark Blasphemy Case

Islamabad, Pakistan - Pakistan's Supreme Court has acquitted a Christian woman convicted for blasphemy, prompting sporadic protests by far-right groups that have been demanding her execution...

Category 4 Hurricane Willa Threatens Mexico’s Pacific Coast

MEXICO CITY – A potential catastrophic Hurricane Willa swept toward Mexico's Pacific coast with winds of 150 mph Monday, threatening a stretch of high--rise...

Vietnam swears in new president

Vietnam lawmakers on Tuesday elected as president Communist Party chief Nguyen Phu Trong, the only candidate on the ballot, making him the most powerful...

Hotels Must Be Wheelchair Accessible Before Tokyo 2020- Japanese Govt

Japan is hoping to attract around 40 million tourists annually by the time of the Games and concerns have been expressed over the quantity...

Ethiopia gets first female defence minister

Ethiopia's Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has appointed the country's first female defence minister in a new cabinet in which half the posts are taken...

Massive landslide hits eastern Uganda, dozens killed

  Rescue teams were picking through the rubble, looking for survivors and victims of the disaster which took place on Thursday in the town of...

Pope OKs resignation of Cardinal Wuerl amid cover-up scandal

Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of Washington Cardinal Donald Wuerl after he became entangled in two major sexual abuse and cover-up scandals and...

FG to regulate social media -Minister

The Federal Government on Tuesday said it was working on how to inject sanity into social media which it said was currently out of...
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