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Kamala Harris

Indian village celebrates Kamala Harris’ win in US

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The green surrounds of a southern Indian village erupted in celebrations on Sunday as it woke to the news that Kamala Harris was vice...
Black Congressmen

US elects first two openly gay, black congressmen

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Two men made history in the United States during this election by becoming the first openly gay, black men to be voted into Congress. Ritchie...
Trump

US in nail-biter election, as Trump raises spectre of legal battles

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US President Donald Trump threw the country into a state of uncertainty - and potentially escalated an already fraught election - as he...
Mail In Ballot

Fears of contested election loom in US amid mail-in ballot surge

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November 3 is Election Day in the US, but this year the real focus is on what might happen after Tuesday's vote. The surge in...

India, US set to sign key defence pact on satellite data

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India and the United States are set to sign a key agreement on sharing satellite data for military purposes during a meeting of top...
Space

US, Russian trio return to Earth after six months on International Space Station

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Russian cosmonauts Anatoly Ivanishin and Ivan Vagner and American astronaut Chris Cassidy have landed safely on Earth after spending half a year on the...
Russian President Vladimir Putin

Russia offers not to increase number of nukes if US does same

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Russia has offered not to increase its number of nuclear warheads if the United States agrees to do the same, the Russian Foreign Ministry...
court

Islamic State ‘Beatles’ plead not guilty, setting up trial

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Two alleged members of a notorious Islamic State cell dubbed "the Beatles" that took hostage, tortured and killed four US citizens pleaded not guilty...
FILE - In this June 25, 2019, file photo, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks during a news conference at the U.S. Embassy Kabul during an unannounced visit to Afghanistan. On Monday, March 23, 2020, Pompeo arrived in Kabul on an urgent visit to try to move forward a U.S. peace deal signed last month with the Taliban. Pompeo's trip to the Afghan capital comes despite the coronavirus pandemic, at a time when world leaders and statesmen are curtailing official travel. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, Pool)

US imposes new sanctions against Syrian figures close to al-Assad

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The United States on Wednesday imposed new sanctions against Syrian individuals and entities close to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. "Their actions victimize the...
Uk Funders

US, UK funders to join African narrative collaborative

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The UK’s Comic Relief and the US-based Conrad N. Hilton Foundation are the latest funders to join Africa No Filter (ANF) – a donor...
Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador

Dam seized, troops deployed, 1 killed in protests over water with US

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Mexico's water wars have turned deadly. A long-simmering dispute about shared water rights between Mexico and the United States has erupted into open...
Namibia Ladies Beach Volleyball Team

VNL a test for us, says Brazil volleyball coach Ze Roberto

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Head coach of Brazil's women's volleyball team Jose Roberto Guimaraes said that the Volley Nations League in 2021 is an opportunity to test his...

Amazon bans sale of foreign seeds in US

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In the wake of reports from across the US of people receiving mysterious, unsolicited packages of seeds, many of which originated in China, Amazon...
tennis

US Open results

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Following are the results from the US Open on Thursday (prefix number denotes seeding): Men's singles Second round ...
Brazil

Brazil ends gender pay gap for national teams

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Members of the Brazil women's football team will be paid the same as their male counterparts, the South American country's soccer federation said...
[Reuters]Nicolas Jarry of Chile in action against Lloyd Harris of South Africa during day 4 of the ATP Cup tennis tournament at Pat Rafter Arena in Brisbane

US Open results

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Following are the results from US Open tennis championship in New York on Tuesday (prefix number denotes seeding): Men's singles ...
tennis

US Open results

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Following are the results from opening day of US Open tennis championship in New York on Monday (prefix number denotes seeding): Men's...
Figure 3: Projected Debt Service in DSSI-Eligible African Countries, 2020-2024. Graphic by CARI using World Bank data.

The West Continues to Attack China to the Detriment of Africa

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August 28, 2020 The author, W Gyude Moore, a senior policy fellow at the Center for Global Development, and a former minister of public works...
Medical workers are seen in a COVID-19 quarantine hospital in Cairo, Egypt, on June 15, 2020. Egypt reported on Monday its highest single-day COVID-19 deaths with 97 fatalities, taking the death toll in the North African country to 1,672, said the Egyptian Health Ministry. According to the ministry's spokesman Khaled Megahed, 1,691 new COVID-19 infections have also been registered in the past 24 hours, bringing the total confirmed cases to 46,289. (Xinhua/Ahmed Gomaa)

Latest count of confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide

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The following are the latest updates on the COVID-19 global confirmed cases in hardest-hit countries by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering...
U.S. President Donald Trump addresses the daily coronavirus response briefing as National Security Advisor Robert O'Brien and Attorney General William Barr stand by at the White House in Washington, U.S., April 1, 2020. REUTERS/Tom Brenner

US formally demands restoration of UN sanctions on Iran

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The United States formally notified the UN of its demand to re-impose a punishing global sanctions regime on Iran, a move that kicks off...

BBC apologizes for using racial slur in report on attack

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Britain's BBC apologized on Sunday for using a racial slur in a report about a racist attack, saying the decision to do so had...
flights

US lifts blanket advisory against international travel

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The United States lifted its blanket Level 4 warning on international travel, imposed in March as the coronavirus pandemic hit, and has begun to...
Russian President Vladimir Putin

Germany’s Maas sees no chance for Russian return to G7 anytime soon

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German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said he sees no possibility of Russia returning to the G7 anytime soon, after US President Donald Trump raised...
satellite

US and Russia in space talks as West worries about satellite weapons

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US and Russian officials started space security talks on Monday in Vienna, after Washington and London accused Moscow of having launched an anti-satellite weapon...
Visa

US lifts visa sanctions imposed on Ghanaians

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The United States Government has lifted the visa sanctions imposed on some category of Ghanaians in 2019. The sanctions were over claims that Ghana was...
Dozens of Russian athletes have been tested positive for meldonium which was banned by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) from this year. (Sputnik Photo)

WADA president criticizes US for “wrong report”

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The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) president Witold Banka criticized Wednesday the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP) report about WADA as...
Pwalugu Multi Purpose Dam Project

Africa Requires Ethiopia Fill Its Dam

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July 17, 2020 Ethiopia is entering a crucial period for the future of its nation, as we approach the second half of July. Ethiopia must...
midfielder Jennifer Cudjoe

Jennifer Cudjoe to play pro soccer in the US with Sky Blue FC

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Black Queens midfielder Jennifer Cudjoe aka Kaka has joined Women’s Premier Soccer League outfit Sky Blue FC ahead of the inaugural 2020 NWSL Challenge...
Ghana Police Service

Police urges public to disregard call to demonstrate against US

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The Ghana Police Service has advised members of the public to disregard any “open call” on social media for a protest march against the...
Japans National Debt To Gdp

Japan’s National Debt to GDP Ratio is 5x Higher than China’s and 2.5x than...

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Data gathered and calculated by Learnbinds.com indicates that Japan’s national debt to GDP ratio is at least five times higher than China and two...