China mocks US democracy

Donald Trump’s brash and unpredictable campaign boosts Beijing’s argument that China’s one-party state system is superior to US-style democracy. On an autumn evening in Beijing, people from the United States, Canada and China gathered at a pub […]

US re-launches malaria hotline in Nigeria

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has re-launched its “Make a Difference’’ Malaria hotline to make it easier for Nigerians to report stolen and falsified anti-malaria drugs. The “Make a Difference campaign” re-launched […]

Saudi Arabia executes prince over murder

A Saudi prince  was executed on Tuesday for murdering a man during a brawl in the capital Riyadh, the Interior Ministry announced. The execution of Prince Turki Saud-al-Kabir is an extremely rare case of a […]

Voter registration system crashes in Virginia

A civil rights group filed a federal lawsuit Tuesday to force Virginia to extend its voter registration period after the state’s online system crashed Monday, the last day to register, preventing an unknown number of […]

Melania Trump blames Media

Melania Trump emerged from her media blackout Monday night, sat across from a reporter her husband has called “very biased,” and blamed the press for Donald Trump’s recent campaign woes. “I didn’t expect media would […]

UN announces 72-hour ceasefire in Yemen

A 72-hour ceasefire in Yemen is due to start on Wednesday night, the U.N. envoy for Yemen said on Monday after he received commitments from all of the country’s warring factions. U.N. Special Envoy for […]

Moscow announces 8-hour Aleppo ceasefire

Russia said Monday its forces and Syrian regime troops would briefly halt fire in Aleppo on Thursday, as criticism mounted of the ferocious Moscow-backed assault on the Syrian city. “We have taken a decision not […]

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