Category Archives: Around The World

Trump’s Tape Of Private Conversation Has Been Released By Ex- Employee, Omarosa

Former White House staffer and TV celebrity Omarosa Manigault Newman has released a recording of a private conversation with President Donald Trump after she was fired. NBC’s “Today” program played the brief recording, in which Trump claims to have had no knowledge that she was sacked by chief of staff John Kelly, and expresses regret at…

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Russia Considers US Sanction As Declaration Of Economic War

Following the United States new sanctions on Moscow to be effective from August 22, the Russian Government has considered the movement as a “declaration of economic war”. The US. State Department said that Washington would impose new sanctions on Russia on or around August 22 over the alleged poison attack on ex-Russian spy, Sergei Skripal,…

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Ugandan Politician Destroys Boreholes, Other Constituency Projects Because He Wasn’t Reelected

Patrick Okumu-Ringa, lawmaker representing Nebbi Municipality in Uganda, dismantled all the constituency projects he set up in his Municipality after he losing the last parliamentary election. According to the lawmaker, the people of his constituency abused his generosity by not supporting his reelection bid. He proceeded to dismantle all borehole projects he had carried out…

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Chelsea Announce Agreement To Sell Courtois To Real Madrid

Chelsea and Real Madrid on Wednesday agreed terms for the permanent transfer of Belgian goalkeeper, Thibaut Courtois subject to the agreement of personal terms and passing a medical. The deal should now pave the way for Athletic Bilbao goalkeeper, Kepa Arrizabalaga to join Chelsea for a record 80 million Euros (£71.6 million). No fee was…

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Indonesian Woman Held Captive In Cave For 15 Years, Police Say

An Indonesian woman was held captive in a cave for 15 years by a local spiritual healer who regularly raped her, police say. The 28-year-old woman, identified only as “H”, was found Sunday in a crevice behind large rocks near Bajugan village in Indonesia’s Central Sulawesi province, local police said in a statement Monday. Officers had…

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Woman Refuses To Breastfeed Own Baby Unless Paid $995 By Husband

A 25-year-old Kenyan woman identified as Faith Nyokabi, was on Tuesday arrested in Thika town, Kenya for allegedly refusing to breastfeed her baby unless she was paid by her husband. Nyokabi reportedly abandoned her four-month-old baby at her matrimonial home in Kiganjo Estate over a week ago and refused to return without receiving Ksh.100,000 ($995)…

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Nine Die At Funeral In Peru Over Food Poisoning

Nine people in Peru have died from eating contaminated food at a funeral, officials said Tuesday. They were among 50 villagers who ended up hospitalized, including four in “seriously unstable condition” and 21 patients in critical condition, the Emergency Services said in a statement. The Minister of Health Silvia Pessah said the death was a…

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Indonesia Earthquake Kills Over 98 in Lombok, Bali

According to Indonesian authorities,on Monday, over 98 people were killed and 200 injured when the 6.9 magnitude quake struck the popular tourist island of Lombok in Indonesia. The majority of those killed in the quake were hit by falling debris from collapsing buildings, said Sutopo Purwo Nugroho, the head of Indonesia’s disaster management department. Authorities revealed…

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