South Africa is hosting the World Economic Forum on Africa but xenophobic violence threatens to overshadow the event.
Several shelters in Grand Bahama were compromised and taking on water as rescue teams on the island mobilised to relocate residents to safer locations, according to State Minister for Grand Bahama Kwasi Thompson yesterday.
R. Kelly was reportedly moved into the general prison population on Tuesday (September 3). The embattled R&B singer had previously been in solitary confinement.
The UK is at risk of slipping into recession, according to a closely watched survey of industry managers.
Hurricane Dorian appears to have caused “unprecedented” devastation in the Bahamas, the country’s leader says.
Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic braced for Tropical Storm Dorian on yesterday as it churned west-northwest, with officials cautioning that it could approach hurricane-strength today after blowing over Barbados.
All businesses and non-essential services will be closed by 4PM this afternoon due to the approach of Tropical Storm Dorian.
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French president’s call for G7 action on record Amazon blazes prompts sharp rebuke from Brazilian leader Jair Bolsonaro.
Brazil’s environment minister, Ricardo Salles, has been heckled at a meeting on climate change over the record number of fires in the Amazon.
Brazilian Amazon beset by raging fires, prompting fresh scrutiny of President Bolsonaro’s environmental stewardship.
The US Commerce Secretary, Wilbur Ross, has confirmed a ban on Chinese technology giant Huawei will not come into force for another 90 days.
Israel has decided to block two US Democratic lawmakers from visiting after US President Donald Trump urged the country to ban them.
Rap and sports have always been intertwined, but JAY-Z is taking that connection to another level.
Cockroaches, seemingly impervious to pretty much everything thrown at them, are reportedly evolving to the point in which they’re immune to most pesticides and other chemicals intended to kill them.
San Francisco has become the first US city to ban sales of e-cigarettes until their health effects are clearer.
Lil Wayne has parted ways with his longtime manager Cortez Bryant, since last year, it…
A county in New York state has declared a state of emergency following a severe outbreak of measles.