“Afghanistan remains one of the most dangerous, and most violent, crisis ridden countries in...

Despite attempts to increase food aid in Afghanistan, children bear the brunt of the country’s nutritional crisis, the United Nations humanitarian arm today reported, warning that the ongoing fighting has also...

UN agency seeks $813 million to support Palestine refugees fleeing Syria and those in...

With Palestinians in the Occupied Palestinian Territory – including East Jerusalem – and those who have fled the conflict in Syria, facing humanitarian crises, the United Nations Relief and Works Agency...

Security Council strongly condemns terrorist attack in Egypt

The Security Council has denounced the terrorist attack in Egypt yesterday that reportedly killed nine policemen and injured more than 13 people. In a press statement issued overnight, the 15-member body “condemned...

49 Cubans reach dangerous Mona & Monito islands over January’s first 2 weekends

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) issued today a concerned public warning to the dangers of crossing the Mona Passage after 49 undocumented migrants from Cuba have reached Mona and Monito...

Thousands Attend Ex-president’s Rafsanjani Funeral

Tens of thousands of Iranians attend the Funeral of former President Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani in Tehran. Supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei led the Funeral Prayers at Tehran University. Mr Rafsanjani, president from 1989...

‘La La Land’ Waltzes To Huge Victory At Golden Globes

The musical comedy film La La Land grabs seven golden globes as Hollywood's one of the glitziest parties, the golden globes, kicked off with host jimmy Fallon and a slew of...

Trump’s Son-in-law, Named Top Adviser

President-elect Donald Trump has named his son-in-law, Jared Kushner, as one of his senior white house advisers. He played a key role in the presidential campaign and his new white house job...

Syria Water Shortage

Millions of Syrians in Damascus and the surrounding areas are suffering from an acute water shortage as ongoing military operations between the Syrian government forces and insurgents in Wadi Barada have...

Senior Russian Diplomat Found Dead In Athens

A senior Russian diplomat has been found dead in Greece capital Athens. Police said 55 year old Andrei Malanin was head of consular section at Russian Embassy in the Mediterranean country. The death...

Turkish Parliament Debates Bill On Stronger Presidency

The Turkish Parliament's General Assembly began debating a bill for changing the constitution in a bid to expand the president's powers. The draft is expected to pass in parliament, which is dominated...