This year
News of this year:
World watching for signs of North Korea nuclear breakthrough at two key summits
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 04:00:24 +0200
When North Korean leader Kim Jong Un meets South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Friday the world will have a single overriding interest: How will ...
© Japan Times
THAAD base construction needed for welfare of allies' troops: USFK
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 03:38:26 +0200
The planned construction of some facilities in the new THAAD missile defense base in South Korea is meant to reduce the
© The Korea Herald
Florida man who went on Philippines sex trips gets 330 years for child porn
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 03:38:07 +0200
A Florida man has been sentenced to 330 years in prison on child pornography charges after authorities say he took sex tourism trips to the ...
© Japan Times
Farm on fire after Saudis down new missile from Yemen’s Houthi rebels: state media
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 03:37:59 +0200
Saudi air defenses on Sunday intercepted a ballistic missile fired by Yemeni rebels at the kingdom’s southern border city of Najran, which set a farm ...
© Japan Times
2018 atmosphere finds Americans ripe for protests, and not just over Trump
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 03:37:21 +0200
She was the face of mass protest, but long ago lost her faith in protesting.Then, last year, thousands of women set out to march on ...
© Japan Times
Yankees are backing up youth movement talk with action
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 03:36:38 +0200
They are serving youth in The Bronx. That is not the title of a cookbook, but it is the Yankees’ recipe for success. For on Sunday, when 34-year-old Brett Gardner was given the day off, the Yankees started an all-under-30 lineup for the first time in...
© New York Post
FAA safety has take a ‘nose-dive’: Schumer
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 03:36:36 +0200
Declining safety standards at the Federal Aviation Administration are leaving the friendly skies prone to tragedies, Sen. Chuck Schumer charged Sunday. “Since at least 2014, it would appear the FAA has been in a nose-dive on safety, and that simply...
© New York Post
Putin’s turf war with Telegram escalates as Russia blocks IPs
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 03:36:03 +0200
Russia’s communications regulator blocked some Alphabet Inc. internet addresses, blaming the U.S. owner of Google for helping Pavel Durov’s Telegram Messenger LLP service evade government ...
© Japan Times
Norwegian detainee in Russia admits being courier for Oslo’s spy service: lawyer
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 03:36:02 +0200
A Norwegian man suspected by Russia of espionage has admitted to being a courier for Norway’s military intelligence, his Norwegian lawyer said on Sunday.Frode Berg, ...
© Japan Times
Abe plans July France visit as Taro Kono seeks Japan trip by Macron
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 03:34:29 +0200
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe plans to visit France in July, Foreign Minister Taro Kono told his French counterpart, Jean-Yves Le Drian, on Sunday.During talks in ...
© Japan Times
Ruling bloc-backed incumbent wins Okinawa mayoral election
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 03:20:17 +0200
The ruling bloc-backed incumbent won Sunday’s mayoral election in the city of Okinawa, dealing a blow to opponents of the relocation of a major U.S. ...
© Japan Times
Nigeria: How to win
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 03:20:08 +0200
Henry Boyo The above is the title of the lead paper presented at the 2nd Vanguard Economic Discourse, held in Lagos, on Friday, April 13, 2018. This year’s theme was titled, “Economy in rebound: Pitfalls, Trajectories, and Resetting”. The keynote...
© The Punch
Tax policy to be implemented with focus on low birth rate, youth unemployment
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 03:18:59 +0200
SEJONG -- South Korea's tax policy will be implemented in a way that helps resolve the country's chronic low birth rate
© The Korea Herald
Abuja engineer stabs friend to death at birthday party
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 03:17:18 +0200
Afeez Hanafi The police in Ogun State have arrested an Abuja-based computer engineer, Oladeji Hamzat, for allegedly stabbing his childhood friend, identified simply as Bayo, to death. The violence followed an altercation that reportedly ensued between...
© The Punch
Boat operator deflowers Lagos pupil who rejected love proposal • I am ready to marry her – Suspect
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 03:11:37 +0200
Samson Folarin The Lagos State Police Command has arrested a 31-year-old boat operator, Ayo Festus, for allegedly raping a Senior Secondary School one pupil, Lola, in the Igbogbo, Ikorodu area of the state. PUNCH Metro learnt that the suspect deflowered...
© The Punch
Ogun police nab man for defiling 13-year-old
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 03:09:52 +0200
Samuel Awoyinfa Abeokuta The Ogun State Police Command says it has arrested a 29-year-old man, Soji Ogunrinola, aka Bulldozer, for allegedly defiling a 13-year-old girl. The girl was said to be with her mother to spend the holiday at Ogiri Ojule village,...
© The Punch
LASG impounds 98 motorcycles for traffic offence
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 03:03:46 +0200
Afeez Hanafi Operatives of the Lagos State Task Force on Environment and Special Offences (Enforcement) Unit have impounded 98 commercial motorcycles allegedly plying restricted routes in the Apapa area of the state. It was learnt that the motorcycles...
© The Punch
Sex-for-mark: Groups commend OAU, seek protection of student
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 03:01:13 +0200
Success Nwogu and Samson Folarin A female rights group, Project Alert on Violence Against Women, and a religious group, Muslim Media Watch Group of Nigeria, have said the suspension of  a lecturer in the Department of Accounting at the Obafemi Awolowo...
© The Punch
Disadvantaged school has been refused a PE hall for 40 years
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 03:00:00 +0200
St Tiernan’s is yards from fee-paying school at the centre of hockey pitches controversy
© The Irish Times
Police try to unlock phone with dead man’s finger during funeral
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 02:56:08 +0200
LARGO, Fla. — Florida authorities went to a funeral home and used a dead man’s finger to try to unlock his cellphone as part of their investigation. Thirty-year-old Linus Phillip was killed by a Largo police officer last month after authorities...
© New York Post
Most important news of this year:
Mets tweet photo showing sex toy in Kevin Plawecki’s locker
Sat, 06 May 2017 06:41:57 +0200
Meat the Mets.
© NY Daily News
#CourtneyPieters: Inside her alleged killer's room
Wed, 17 May 2017 07:51:00 +0200
Daily Voice journalist Saafia February recounts the overwhelming stench which greeted her at the Pieters's home - and the subsequent grim discovery.
© Cape Times
LISTEN: Zhauns kidnapping: what witnesses saw
Wed, 26 Jul 2017 12:18:00 +0200
Eyewitnesses spoke to Bush Radio's Tammy Koeberg, who came on the scene shortly after businessman Sadeck Zhaun Ahmed was allegedly kidnapped.
© Cape Times
Drunken driver involved in death of boyfriend has DWI history
Mon, 12 Mar 2018 01:56:45 +0100
Savittre Beria-Lackhan was behind the wheel of a Mercedes-Benz on the Grand Central Parkway when her beau jumped out of the car.
© NY Daily News
Cape Town teen dies on school trip to Vietnam
Sat, 09 Dec 2017 08:01:00 +0100
Shannen Rustin, a Grade 11 pupil from Westerford High School, collapsed and died after a trek in Sapa Valley in while on a history tour to Vietnam.
© Cape Times
Shifting Thai alliances in the 21st century
Thu, 20 Jul 2017 23:30:00 +0200
In view of rising geopolitical tensions in Asia, Thailand's foreign policy strategy and posture has come into focus.
© Bangkok Post
Foreign film crew robbed at Silvermine
Mon, 09 Oct 2017 08:51:00 +0200
An international film crew was robbed by a knife- and spade-wielding gang at Peers Cave in Silvermine, a spot popular with tourists.
© Cape Times
9-year-old child mauled to death by dog
Sun, 30 Jul 2017 14:35:00 +0200
A nine-year-old child has been mauled to death by the family dog in Leslie Road, Waterfall, near Hillcrest.
© Cape Times
Key points from Trump’s maiden State of the Union
Wed, 31 Jan 2018 07:28:34 +0100
President Donald Trump delivered his maiden State of the Union address on Tuesday, calling for national unity, strong borders and a powerful US military to repel threats to America. Here are some key points from the speech: – Appeal to unity –...
© The Punch
PICS: Dream R700 000 wedding meal goes sour for Ballito couple
Sun, 01 Oct 2017 12:40:00 +0200
What should have been the happiest day of their lives turned into a disaster when guests fell ill after Eshara Chotoo and Udesh Rangan's wedding.
© Cape Times
#CourtneyPieters: Accused assaulted at court
Thu, 18 May 2017 06:58:00 +0200
The suspect in the rape and murder of 3-year-old Courtney Pieters was reportedly assaulted by fellow awaiting-trial prisoners while in the holding cells.
© Cape Times
Man who halted global cyberattack warns of second wave of threats
Sun, 14 May 2017 21:39:33 +0200
The British computer nerd who stopped a historic global cyberattack warned that a second wave of malicious software is on the horizon.
© NY Daily News
Maritzburg United’s Mlondi ‘Vicks’ Dlamini passes away
Sun, 08 Oct 2017 20:24:00 +0200
Dlamini was one of the nominees for the Diski Player of the Season in the last campaign.
© Cape Times
Tell-tale signs your woman is into extra sex!
Fri, 23 Jun 2017 16:12:46 +0200
Well, rightly or wrongly, sex experts say the following are the signs to watch for if you’re suspecting that your woman is having sex with some other man! • She rebuffs your advances. When a woman has just had sex with someone, she is likely to rebuff...
© The Punch
GL chief disavows price manipulation
Fri, 09 Jun 2017 20:05:00 +0200
Group Lease Plc (GL) chairman and chief executive Mitsuji Konoshita says the Japanese Financial Services Agency (FSA) has ordered him to pay a fine over alleged share price manipulation in Wedge Holdings Co Ltd, but he is in the process of seeking a court...
© Bangkok Post
Body found on Table Mountain is Charlotte Nikoi: Unicef
Sat, 03 Jun 2017 16:31:00 +0200
Charlotte Nikoi, who worked for the UN for 18 years, went missing on March 21 after she had gone hiking with her family.
© Cape Times
Pilot killed in Ekurhuleni plane crash
Sun, 21 May 2017 13:47:00 +0200
A pilot was declared dead by Ekurhuleni paramedics after the light aircraft he was flying crashed near the R59 southbound to Vereeniging.
© Cape Times
What I Wish I’d Known Before Moving in Together
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 11:00:23 +0200
Much less planning goes into cohabitation than into a wedding, but it is, in many ways, a much bigger legal, financial and emotional step.
© The New York Times
Jacqueline Kent Cooke accused of smacking lawyer, calling him Jew
Wed, 03 Jan 2018 23:58:33 +0100
Kent Cooke was in handcuffs in the 19th precinct stationhouse Wednesday evening.
© NY Daily News
In the solitary world of video poker, Stephen Paddock knew how to win. Until he didn't
Mon, 09 Oct 2017 12:00:00 +0200
Stephen Paddock wanted to win and, like any savvy video poker player, knew which machine to lock down at Mandalay Bay. There was only one in the casino — a Jacks-or-better 9-6 machine, meaning it paid 9-to-1 credits on the full house and 6-1 on the...
© LA Times
Saitama woman turns maligned waste disposal firm into recycling powerhouse
Sun, 09 Jul 2017 12:05:59 +0200
As a child, Noriko Ishizaka was ashamed of her father’s company — a waste disposal firm with towering smoke stacks overlooking a small town in ...
© Japan Times
#CourtneyPieters: Accused wants ‘special treatment’
Wed, 17 May 2017 16:12:00 +0200
The defence has requested that the man accused of the rape and murder of Courtney Pieters be transferred to the hospital section of a prison, as he fears for his client's safety.
© Cape Times
Diego Novella pleads not guilty to Camps Bay murder
Mon, 15 May 2017 12:57:00 +0200
Guatemalan murder accused Diego Novella pleaded not guilty in the Western Cape High Court, claiming he was in agony over Gabriela Alban's death.
© Cape Times
#CourtneyPeters: Parents confirm identity of body
Sun, 14 May 2017 09:23:00 +0200
The parents of Courtney Peters, who went missing ten days ago, have confirmed that the body found in Epping is in fact their -year-old child.
© Cape Times
Alabama woman fatally shoots grandma on way to funeral
Sat, 06 May 2017 22:01:53 +0200
Plans to attend a funeral turned deadly for an Alabama family.
© NY Daily News
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