Widening inequality in developing countries threatens to slow or even reverse progress in making life better for people, says Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.Read More
Indian Government on Monday launched a Steel Import Monitoring System (SIMS), in New Delhi, an official statement said.Read More
Protesters of all ages returned to the streets of Hong Kong Island on Sunday despite a police ban on anti-government march.Read More
Israel, on Thursday, denied that it planted spy devices near the White House.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s office said in an official statement that a report by the American Politico news site was “absolutely false’’.
Hong Kong activists on Wednesday called off protests in remembrance of the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks on the U.S.Read More
India lost contact with a spacecraft it was attempting to land on the moon on Saturday, the Chairman of the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) said, in a setback to the nation’s ambitious plans to become the first country to probe the unexplored lunar south pole.Read More
Capt. Sathis Vasudev, the Commanding Officer of the visiting Indian Naval Warship, INS Tarkash, on Thursday said that the officers were in Nigeria to learn from their Nigerian counterparts.Read More
The Chief Executive Officer, First Bank of Nigeria Limited (FirstBank), Dr. Adesola Adeduntan has been adjudged the ‘Best Chief Executive Officer’ of the year at the Digital Innovation and Excellence awards, held recently in Accra, Ghana.Read More
The 13th straight weekend of demonstrations turned violent in Hong Kong on Saturday as police fired tear gas and water cannon at anti-government protesters, who responded by throwing petrol bombs and other projectiles.Read More
Hong Kong police have decided for the first time to ban a protest plan for Saturday by the group behind some of Hong Kong’s biggest demonstrations, local media reported on Thursday.Read More