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José Filomeno Dos Santos: Son Of Angola’s Ex-leader Jailed

José Filomeno Dos Santos: Son Of Angola’s Ex-leader Jailed

The son of Angola’s former president has been jailed for five years for fraud from when he was head of the oil-rich country’s Sovereign Wealth Fund.

Bodies Of Aid Workers Killed In Niger Arrive France

Bodies Of Aid Workers Killed In Niger Arrive France

The bodies of six French aid workers killed by suspected jihadists in Niger arrived in Paris Friday, according to AFP’s report.

Food Prices in Belgium Rise Despite Zero Inflation

Food Prices in Belgium Rise Despite Zero Inflation

Food prices and energy taxes have gone high in Belgian despited the zero inflation in the country, a new government report suggested on Thursday.

Floods In China China Caused More Than 200 Casualties

Floods In China China Caused More Than 200 Casualties

Over 200 people have died or gone missing in China’s summer floods, which also caused more than $25 billion in direct damage.

40 Asylum Seekers Rescued Turkish Coast Guards In Aegean

40 Asylum Seekers Rescued Turkish Coast Guards In Aegean

At least 40 asylum seekers have been rescued by the Turkish Coast Guard late on Tuesday, August 12, according to security sources.

China Eases Travel Restrictions For 36 European Nations

China Eases Travel Restrictions For 36 European Nations

The Chinese Government has announced the lifting of entry restrictions for nationals from at least 36 European countries.

Germany Concerned Over Quality, Safety Of Russia’s COVID-19 Vaccine

Germany Concerned Over Quality, Safety Of Russia’s COVID-19 Vaccine

Germany has raised concerns over the quality and safety of Russia’s coronavirus vaccine that was announced earlier today.

Taiwan Soldiers Face 10-Years Imprisonment For Face Masks Theft

Taiwan Soldiers Face 10-Years Imprisonment For Face Masks Theft

Two Taiwanese soldiers may face up to 10 years in prison for stealing face masks as demand for them rises amid the coronavirus pandemic.

World’s 1st COVID-19 Vaccine Developed By Russia

World’s 1st COVID-19 Vaccine Developed By Russia

The first coronavirus vaccine in the world has been registered in Russia, the country’s President Vladimir Putin announced on Tuesday.

Lebanese PM, Hassan Diab, Steps Down Over Beirut Explosion

Lebanese PM, Hassan Diab, Steps Down Over Beirut Explosion

Lebanon’s prime minister, Hassan Diab, and the country’s entire government have resigned following the devastating Beirut explosion.

Beirut Explosion: Death Toll Increases To 163 – Army

Beirut Explosion: Death Toll Increases To 163 – Army

The Lebanese army on Monday revealed that it discovered five more bodies in the rubble, taking the death toll from the blast in Beirut to 163.

Hong Kong Police Arrest Pro-Democracy Media Tycoon, Jimmy Lai

Hong Kong Police Arrest Pro-Democracy Media Tycoon, Jimmy Lai

Hong Kong pro-democracy media magnate, Jimmy Lai, has been arrested by the police on Monday according to local media reports.

Dutch Ambassador Loses Wife After Suffering Wounds In Beirut Blast

Dutch Ambassador Loses Wife After Suffering Wounds In Beirut Blast

File photo of the explosion near the port in the Lebanese capital Beirut on August 4, 2020.  AFP The wife of Netherlands ambassador to Lebanon Jan Waltmans has died of wounds sustained in the Beirut bomb explosion, Dutch foreign ministry said Saturday.

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