No fewer than four UN aid workers were killed in a Thursday night attack coordinated by Boko Haram insurgents at Rann community in Kala Balge Local Government of Borno State. A female aid worker was also missing while one...
Ancient Egyptian mummies adorned with tattoos mark a new milestone in the history of the art of tattooing. The two mummies, one male and one female, are dated back to between 3351 to 3017 BCE, making them the oldest...
Prince William will become the first British royal to make an official visit to Israel and Palestine, an unexpected move given that political sensitivities in the region have stalled a formal trip for decades. Kensington Palace said in a tweet...
The Jerusalem Municipality intends to recover 650 million shekels (almost 187 million dollars) from Christian denominations as taxes for their real estate located in the city, Mayor Nir Barkat has said. “The debts for commercial space owned by churches exceed...
The UN on Monday accused security forces in Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) of killing two people in a crackdown on church-led demonstrations against President Joseph Kabila. The UN also said that forces injured dozens. Catholic and evangelical churchgoers across Congo...
Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) intends to implement humanitarian projects worth two million dollars in Iraq in 2018, the state-run Qatar News Agency reported on Friday. QRCS announced in a statement late Thursday that the projects would be funded through...
Authorities in Cambodia on Friday arrested 36 suspects who are Cambodian, Taiwan and Thailand nationals on suspicion of running a telecoms scam to defraud victims abroad, national military police commander, Sao Sokha, said. Cambodia, a staunch ally of China, has...
A gunman began shooting outside Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida on Wednesday just before dismissal at about 2:40pm local time The gunman entered one of the school buildings where, according to police, he continued his shooting rampage...
Hailemariam Desalegn says he has submitted his resignation as both Ethiopia's prime minister and chairman of the ruling coalition. Hailemariam's announcement comes amid a political crisis and lingering unrest in the Horn of Africa country, which has been releasing thousands...
South Africa’ acting President Cyril Ramaphosa has been elected by Parliament as the country’s new president. He succeeded former President Jacob Zuma who on Wednesday night announced his resignation. The country’s constitution confers the power to appoint and remove the President...