Category: Foreign News

New CNPC Discovery Confirms South Sudan’s Immense Oil Potential

In what has become a remarkable month for exploration in Africa, a CNPC-led consortium has made 300 million barrels of recoverable oil discovery in South Sudan’s...

EU Rejects Johnson Bid to Revive Brexit Deal

The European Union neutralised Boris Johnson’s attempt to renegotiate the Brexit deal, saying the so-called backstop to prevent a hard Irish border — which the...

Brexit: No-deal Dossier Shows Worst-Case Scenario, Says Gove

A leaked cross-government study warning of the impact of a no-deal Brexit outlines a “worst-case scenario”, cabinet minister Michael Gove has said. Details...

More than 60 Killed, 180 Injured as Blast Rips Wedding Venue

An explosion ripped through a wedding hall on a busy Saturday night in Afghanistan’s capital, leaving more than 60 people dead and more than 180 injured, a the...

37-year-old Former School Teacher Is India’s Newest Billionaire

India’s newest billionaire is a former classroom teacher who developed an education app that’s grown to a valuation of almost $6 billion in about seven years. Byju...

Johnson’s New-look Cabinet Meets For First Time

Mr. Johnson told the cabinet they had “a momentous task ahead”, as he repeated his commitment to the UK to leave the EU on 31 October. On Wednesday, Mr....

Ebola-Response Arrowhead Says He Can End Congo Outbreak Soon

The new leader of the Democratic Republic of Congo’s fight against the outbreak of the Ebola virus said he’ll bring the disease under control by the end of the year....

Brexit: Departure Date Pushed Back By at Least Two Weeks

Churches Call for Support Amid Devastation Caused By Cyclone in Mozambique

Merck Foundation, Burundi Govt Launch Health Programme