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Death Toll Due to Weekend Ethnic Attacks Higher than Government Estimates - Ezega

September 20, 2018 - The death toll due to weekend deadly ethnic-based attacks around Addis Ababa is estimated to be higher than the Ethiopian government figures, according to online report by Rappler. Citing Agence France Presse and Amnesty ...and more »

Uganda's pop star politician addresses jubilant crowds on return from US - The Guardian

A Ugandan pop star turned opposition politician whose beating by soldiers last month prompted mass protests has vowed to fight on in an address to jubilant supporters on his return to the country from the US. Bobi Wine's associates feared he had been ...and more »

Former Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak charged with 25 counts of money laundering and abuse of power - Telegraph.co.uk

Najib Razak, Malaysia's former prime minister, had been charged with 21 counts of money-laundering in a case linked to a multi-million dollar fraud scandal centred around a state fund. Mr Najib was arrested on Wednesday and charged on Thursday in ...

Hezbollah leader boasts group has 'highly accurate' missiles - Fox News

BEIRUT – The leader of Lebanon's militant Hezbollah boasted Thursday the group now possesses "highly accurate" missiles despite Israeli attempts to prevent it from acquiring such weapons. Hassan Nasrallah didn't offer specifics on the precision weapons ...

Shinzo Abe Gets One Step Closer to Becoming Japan's Longest-Serving Premier - New York Times

TOKYO — Prime Minister Shinzo Abe won a commanding victory in a vote for the leadership of Japan's governing party on Thursday, moving him closer to his dream of becoming the longest-serving prime minister in the country's history and fueling his ...

Moon: Kim Wants Summit With Trump, Nuke Talks - NBC Connecticut

Following days of talks between the two Koreas, South Korean president Moon Jae-in said Thursday that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un wants a quick summit with President Donald Trump. Additionally, he said Kim wants U.S. Secretary of State Mike ...

Saudi Ministry of Justice Predicts 'Wave of Foreign Investment' on the Back of Sweeping Legal Reforms - Benzinga

Saudi Ministry of Justice Predicts 'Wave of Foreign Investment' on the Back of Sweeping Legal Reforms. Dramatically reduced paperwork and waiting times for trade licences; introduction of labour and commercial courts; and relaxation of restrictions on ...and more »

Stormy weatherStorms in America and the Pacific are evidence of climate change - The Economist

Governments are getting a bit better at dealing with threats like Hurricane Florence and Typhoon Mangkhut. Print edition | International. Sep 20th 2018 | HONG KONG, MANILA, WASHINGTON, ZHUHAI. PEOPLE living on opposite sides of the planet have in ...

Russia doping ban lifted: What now for sport after Wada decision? - BBC Sport

For most, the Seychelles are the dream location for the holiday of a lifetime. For the World Anti-Doping Agency (Wada), it was the lavish setting for possibly the biggest decision it had ever faced. In a move reminiscent of Sepp Blatter's glory days at ...

Samsung's New Galaxy Watch Comes So Close to Delivering the Modern Wearable Dream - Gizmodo

Divorce yourself from the far out scifi depictions and crazy nerd dreams of what a smartwatch is supposed to be for just a second, and instead think about what makes sense for a wrist-mounted device in 2018. You'll quickly realize there's a huge gap ...