Shocking images of chaos at the US Capitol: Rioter hangs from balcony

By USA Today WASHINGTON – Rioters overran the United States Capitol building on Wednesday in a chaotic and violent scene that suspended a joint Congressional session to certify the 2020 election results. Thousands…

Happy New Year! Australia and New Zealand see in 2021 with spectacular firework displays

Australia has seen in the New Year with a spectacular fireworks display over Sydney that was beamed to millions around the world.  The iconic harbour bridge was lit up in…

Upcoming films expected to ‘rescue’ sluggish market

Seemingly still struggling to end the post-National Day lackluster run, the domestic movie market is gearing up for 44 new releases in Nov, with some expecting to warm up the…

US sanctions harm alliance with Turkey: Defence Minister

Turkish Defense Minister Hulusi Akar said on Tuesday that the US sanctions against Turkey over its procurement of Russian-made S-400 defense systems undermine the values of the alliance between the…

Brexit: ‘Strong possibility’ of no trade deal with EU – PM

BBC – Boris Johnson says there is a “strong possibility” the UK will fail to strike a post-Brexit trade deal with the EU. Speaking for the first time since a…

Brexit: UK-EU talks resume in final push for trade deal

BBC – The UK and EU are holding talks in a continued effort to reach a post-Brexit trade deal. Disputes over fishing and business rules remain, but the UK government…

Romania hospital blaze kills at least 10 COVID-19 patients

ROMANIA was hit by tragedy when a hospital treating coronavirus patients caught on fire, killed at least 10 people with several others seriously injured. The fire-blaze broke out in the…

Tanzania’s President sworn in

TANZANIA’S President John Magufuli has been sworn in for a second term following his victory in last week’s election. More than 12 countries were represented at the ceremony, as well…

Ethiopian PM Abiy accuses TPLF of camp ‘attack’, vows response

-Aljazeera Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed says he has ordered a military response to an “attack” by the ruling party of the Tigray region on a camp housing federal troops.…

Bobby Ball dies aged 76 after Covid-19 diagnosis

Bobby Ball, has died at the age of 76, after the actor tested positive for Covid-19, his manager has confirmed. Leading the tributes, Cannon said: “Rock on, my good friend,…