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Antonio Guterres

Antonio Guterres wants nimble UN

Sworn in on Monday as the ninth and next UN Secretary-General, António Guterres pledged to carry out a far-reaching reform of the global organisation...
donald trump

Trump says US not necessarily bound by ‘one China’ policy

U.S. President-elect Donald Trump said the United States did not necessarily have to stick to its long-standing position that Taiwan is part of "one...
Donald Trump

Trump says reports Russia helped him in U.S. election are ‘ridiculous’

President-elect Donald Trump rejected as "ridiculous" U.S. intelligence reports that Russia intervened in the presidential election on his behalf through targeted hacking, putting him...
oil

Oil prices soar, hit $58 per barrel

Oil prices shot up over four per cent to their highest level since 2015 early on Monday after OPEC and other producers over the...
abe

Rivers rerun: APC’s Abe wins Senate seat

Senator Magnus Abe of the All Progressives Congress will return to his seat as representative of the South East senatorial district. He was on Sunday...
Nigerian Police

DSP Alkali, orderly beheaded in Rivers

Two policemen: Alkali Mohammed, a Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) of Mobile Police Unit 48, and his orderly have been killed by hoodlums in...
Donald Trump

Larry Page, Tim Cook and Sheryl Sandberg to attend Trump’s tech summit

Top executives from tech giant companies, Alphabet, Facebook and Apple are expected to attend a Tech summit with President-elect Donald Trump on Wednesday at Trump...
aleppo

Russia says no agreement with U.S. on safe exit for Aleppo rebels: RIA

Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov said on Sunday that Moscow had not reached an agreement with the United States for rebel fighters in...
aleppo

Exclusive : US and Russia propose safe exit for Aleppo rebels – opposition officials

BEIRUT (Reuters) - The United States and Russia on Sunday tabled a proposal to rebels in Aleppo that would offer safe passage from the...
President Obama

Obama: I have suffered racism in office

Outgoing U.S. President Barack Obama has disclosed that he has ‘absolutely’ suffered racism in office, adding Americans’ ‘primary concern about me has been that...