Government And Politics

Ghana soccer association fires all coaches

Jan 3, 2020

The Ghana soccer association has fired the coaches of all its national teams in a drastic and unexpected move

Macedonian PM resigns, caretaker government to be named

Jan 3, 2020

North Macedonia’s prime minister Zoran Zaev has submitted his resignation and paved the way for a new caretaker government to organize an early election

Sudanese military plane crashes in west Darfour, 16 killed

Jan 3, 2020

Sudan's military says one of its aircraft has crashed in the western Darfour region on Thursday evening, killing all 16 people on board

Soleimani, a general who became Iran icon by targeting US

Jan 3, 2020

For Iranians, Qassem Soleimani widely represented the most prominent figure outside its Shiite theocracy of national resilience in the face of four decades of U.S. pressure

Kentucky AG asks FBI to probe former Gov. Bevin's pardons

Jan 2, 2020

Kentucky's new Republican Attorney General is asking the FBI to investigate a flurry of pardons by former governor Matt Bevin

US strikes hit Iraq militia blamed in contractor's death

Dec 29, 2019

The U.S. says it has carried out military strikes in Iraq and Syria targeting a militia blamed for an attack that killed an American contractor

Taliban council agrees to cease-fire in Afghanistan

Dec 29, 2019

The Taliban say they have agreed to a temporary cease-fire nationwide

Libyan official: Turkish troops unwanted, destabilizing

Dec 28, 2019

The speaker of Libya's parliament says Turkey's willingness to dispatch troops to the north African country is “unacceptable" and that such a move would constitute unwanted meddling in the affairs of a friendly country

UN gives green light to draft treaty to combat cybercrime

Dec 28, 2019

The U.N. General Assembly has approved a resolution  that will start the process of drafting a new international treaty to combat cybercrime

Innovative fashion designers lead the way on sustainability

Dec 27, 2019

A buy-and-toss mentality persists in fashion, but more consumers and people in the industry are scrutinizing how the production of goods impacts the environment

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