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Ethiopia’s Tedros to be next leader of UN health agency

Ethiopia's Tedros to be next leader of UN health agency

24 May 2017 – Africa, where deadly viruses such as HIV, Ebola and Zika emerged, has its first chief of the U.N. health agency. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, a former Ethiopian...

Trump says US-Russia relations at “all-time low”

Trump Says Us-Russia Relations At All-Time Low

13 April 2017 – With tensions rising over Syria and other issues, President Donald Trump said last night that U.S. relations with Russia “may be at an all-time low” as...

Samsung ordered to pay US$11.6m to Huawei over patent case

Samsung ordered to pay US$11.6m to Huawei over patent case

06 April 2017 – A Chinese court has ordered Samsung Electronics’s mainland subsidiaries to pay US$11.60m to Huawei Technologies for patent infringement, the China firm’s first victory against Samsung on...

Messi hit with 4 match FIFA ban as Argentina lose

Argentina Struggle As Messi Banned For 4 Games

29 March 2017 – Only a matter of hours before Argentina kicked-off against Bolivia last night, FIFA announced that Lionel Messi will serve a four-match suspension for his foul-mouthed rant...

Angela Merkel celebrates German election win

Angela Merkel celebrates German election win

28 March 2017 – German Chancellor Angela Merkel last night celebrated an encouraging win for her conservatives in a state election, declaring that her party has “every chance” in upcoming...

Suicide bombers strike Syrian capital

Suicide bombers strike Syrian capital

16 March 2017 – Suicide bombers hit the main judicial building and a restaurant in Damascus yesterday, killing at least 30 people and spreading fear across Syria’s capital as the...

German authorities ban Islamic extremist group

German authorities ban Islamic extremist group

15 March 2017 – German authorities yesterday banned an organization that they said was a “hot spot” for Islamic extremists and searched a mosque that the group runs. The “German-speaking Islam...

Trump signs new anti-terror travel ban

Presidential Trump says 'join forces' for new greatness

07 March 2017 – Without fanfare, President Donald Trump signed a scaled-back version of his controversial ban on many foreign travelers yesterday, hoping to avoid a new round of...

President Trump says ‘join forces’ for new greatness

Presidential Trump says 'join forces' for new greatness

01 March 2017 – Heralding a “new chapter of American greatness,” President Donald Trump issued a broad call for overhauling the nation’s health care system and significantly boosting military spending...

German federal police say British hacker arrested in London

German federal police say British hacker arrested in London

23 February 2017 – Germany’s federal police say a 29-year-old Briton has been arrested on a European arrest warrant on suspicion of a cyberattack on Deutsche Telekom. The Federal Criminal...