Nigeria suicide bombing kills 50 in Adamawa state

At least 50 people have been killed in a suicide bombing in the eastern Nigerian state of Adamawa, police say. A bomber struck inside a mosque packed with worshippers ...

Celebration of Universal Children’s Day

United Nations Universal Children’s Day was established in 1954 and is celebrated on November 20th each year to promote international togetherness, awareness among ...

Former leader Pinera seen as favorite as Chileans vote for president

Chileans vote for a new president on Sunday, with billionaire conservative Sebastian Pinera the favorite to win, although a crowded field of leftist challengers ...

Gates, Bezos and Buffett are wealthier than poorest half of US

The three richest people in the US – Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos and Warren Buffett – own as much wealth as the bottom half of the US population, or 160 million people, ...

Spain PM hopes intervention in Catalonia will be brief

Spain’s prime minister says the government’s plans to take unprecedented control of Catalonia’s key affairs and halt that region’s push for ...

George Soros donates US$18b to charity Open Society Foundations

Investor George Soros has transferred about $18 billion, the majority of his estimated fortune, to his Open Society Foundations, making them the second largest philanthropic ...

UNFPA to launch 2017 State of World Population report

The Office of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) is to launch Tuesday its 2017 State of World Population report. Director of UNFPA Office in Skopje Doina ...

Trump says he believes Cuba responsible for attacks that hurt U.S. diplomats

President Donald Trump said on Monday that he believes Havana is responsible for a series of incidents that Washington thinks hurt at least 22 U.S. diplomats over ...

Iran nuclear deal: Trump poised to withdraw support

US President Donald Trump is expected to withdraw backing from the nuclear accord with Iran on Friday and lay out a more confrontational strategy, BBC reports. The ...

Athens: No extra spending measures will be taken in 2018

No additional measures will be taken in 2018, government spokesman Dimitris Tzanakopoulos said on Friday in an interview with real.gr., ANA-MPA reports. Tzanakopoulos ...