Category: V-News

Tanzanians protest detention for 4 years without trial – New Vision

New VisionTanzanians protest detention for 4 years without trialNew VisionSome 60 Tanzanian Muslims say they have been held for four years without trial on terror charges and have threatened to boycott any future hearings, local media reported Wednesday. Tz 703x422. The majority of the suspects, who include preachers, were ...and more »

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U.S. War Footprint Grows in Middle East, With No Endgame in Sight

Two months after President Trump took office, indications are mounting that the military is deepening its involvement in complex wars that lack clear outcomes.

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Meeting in Turkey With Erdogan May Be Tillerson’s Toughest

Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson faces difficult talks over a Turkish constitutional referendum, the fight against ISIS, and Turkish demands for an extradition.

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Ethiopia: Finnish University cancels plan to give honorary degree to Hailemariam Desalegn – nazret.com

nazret.comEthiopia: Finnish University cancels plan to give honorary degree to Hailemariam Desalegnnazret.comPrime Minister of Ethiopia Hailemariam Desalegn attends the 28th African Union summit in Addis Ababa on January 30, 2017. (ZACHARIAS ABUBEKER/AFP/Getty Images). Advertisement. Tampere University of Finland has cancelled its well publicized plan ...and more »

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Stepping Out, Melania Trump Honors Women Affected by Bias and Abuse

In a rare speech, she challenged a State Department audience to put themselves in the shoes of women — victims of domestic abuse, gender bias, or violence — who have fought injustice.

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Hungary Plan That Could Shutter Soros’s University Is Called ‘Political Vandalism’

Observers say the move is the latest development in a crackdown on free expression and liberal values under Prime Minister Viktor Orban, who has denounced the billionaire philanthropist.

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Lawyers welcome Malaba’s appointment – Chronicle

ChronicleLawyers welcome Malaba's appointmentChronicleTHE Law Society of Zimbabwe (LSZ) and legal experts in Bulawayo have welcomed the appointment of Deputy Chief Justice Luke Malaba as the country's new Chief Justice. LSZ president Mr Misheck Hogwe said the new Chief Justice-designate was a ...and more »

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Playing to the gallery at Kathrada’s funeral – The Herald

The HeraldPlaying to the gallery at Kathrada's funeralThe HeraldOne of South Africa's anti-apartheid luminaries, Cde Ahmed Kathrada, is gone and he was laid to rest in Johannesburg yesterday.His death and burial occurred when so much is happening in South Africa's body politic. In the ruling African National ...Ahmed Kathrada funeral: South Africa's Zuma asked to stay awayMyjoyonline.comREAD: Kgalema Motlanthe's tribute to Ahmed KathradaCitizenSouth Africa's Zuma is asked to miss activist's funeralThe Seattle TimesThe Olympian -Catch News -Gulf Times -Atlanta Journal Constitutionall 258 news articles »

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Nothing amiss in Govt’s BVR funding: UNDP – The Herald

The HeraldNothing amiss in Govt's BVR funding: UNDPThe HeraldChief Secretary to the President and Cabinet Dr Misheck Sibanda with UN Resident Co-ordinator Mr Bishow Parajuli during a meeting in Harare yesterday. — (Picture by John Manzongo). Farirai Machivenyika Senior Reporter The United Nations ...UN deals opposition heavy blowNewsDayall 7 news articles »

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Brexit, Chris Christie, Ivanka Trump: Your Wednesday Evening Briefing

Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.

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