‘Game changer’ tuberculosis drug cures 9 in 10

(AFP) A new treatment for a drug-resistant strain of tuberculosis can cure more than 90 percent of sufferers, according to a trial hailed Monday as a “game changer” in the…

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China opens world’s longest sea-crossing bridge

China is set to open the world’s longest sea bridge after nine years of construction. The Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge connects Hong Kong and Macau to the China mainland. It covers…

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Monkeys stone 72 years old man to death in India

A troop of monkeys last Thursday stoned to death a 72-year old man to death in India. This incident has resulted in a tussle between the family and police over…

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US mulls revoking recognition of transgender people: report

(AFP) – The administration of US President Donald Trump is considering a proposal to narrowly define gender as a biological, immutable condition determined by birth genitalia, The New York Times…

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US withdrawal from nuclear arms deal ‘dangerous step’: Moscow

(AFP) Withdrawing from a Cold War-era nuclear weapons treaty with Russia as President Donald Trump has announced he plans to do is a dangerous step, Russia’s deputy foreign minister warned…

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AU Chairperson appoints Raila Odinga as High Representative for Infrastructure Development in Africa

Hon. Raila Odinga is appointed to be the new High Representative for Infrastructure Development in Africa. It is expected that he will bring in his wealth of experience of over…

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Trump says he will pull US from intermediate range nuclear pact

The agreement helps to protect the security of the U.S. and its allies in Europe and the Far East. It prohibits the United States and Russia from possessing, producing or…

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