Saudi Arabia expels Canadian envoy, recalls own

Saudi Arabia said Monday it was expelling the Canadian ambassador and has recalled its envoy.

Ivorian President announces amnesty of Simone Gbagbo

Ivorian President Alassane Ouattara announced Monday the amnesty of “about 800” people, including former First.

South African cops to face trial for killing Nigerian

Authorities would soon arraign South African police officers for alleged killing a 25-year-old Nigerian, Mr..

France set to ban mobile phones in schools

French lawmakers have secured a deal on a bill that would outlaw the use of.

Kabila says election on track but stays mum on own future

Democratic Republic of Congo President Joseph Kabila said in a speech on Thursday that a.

Conditions ‘perfect’ for evacuation of Thai boys in cave

Conditions are “perfect” to evacuate a young football team from a flooded Thai cave in.

Israel’s push to strip Arabic of its official language status

Far-right Jewish nationalists backed by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu are moving closer to stripping Arabic.

Malaysia set to charge ex-leader Najib with theft

Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak was set to be charged in court on Wednesday.

Nobel Committee cancels Peace Prize concert

The traditional Nobel Peace Prize concert staged after the annual awarding of the  Prize on.

Blast rocks Ethiopian PM Abiy’s rally

A small blast sparked panic at a public rally for Ethiopia’s new Prime Minister Abiy.