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Facebook and ACLU Settle Over Biased Advertising

Facebook said Tuesday it has reached settlement with U.S. civil rights organizations including the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) over discriminatory advertising practices. The world's...
4+4 FOR PRESIDENT BUHARI PIX 1. Wife of the President, Dr. Aisha Muhammadu Buhari during the inauguration of Women and Youth for 2019 Presidential Campaign Team held at the State House Abuja. PHOTO; SUNDAY AGHAEZE. JAN 3 2019

Four more years: Aisha Buhari strikes a 4+4 pose

4X4-Wife of the President, Dr. Aisha Muhammadu Buhari 2nd right, Dr Hajo Sani, Hadiza Dahiru Abba and Alh Usman Halilu Ahmed during the inauguration...
Israeli soldiers rest by their armoured personnel carriers (APC) stationed on the Israel-Gaza border on November 15, 2012.

Israeli troops arrests 6 whilst hitting Hamas post

Palestinian sources said Sunday that the Israeli army struck a post in the Gaza Strip, injuring one Palestinian and arresting six others in the...
Yoweri Museveni

Ugandan president cautions medical personnel against strikes

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni on Tuesday cautioned the medical personnel against striking for pay rise, noting that the country still has urgent issues to...

Barcelona air traffic controllers plan series of strikes over working hours

Air traffic controllers at Barcelona's El Prat airport have announced a series of 24 hours strikes which will begin on June 20 to coincide...
terrorist

Strikes on Syria prove U.S. support for terrorists – Iran

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said the U.S.-led strikes on Syria proves that Washington has direct ties with terrorists, Tasnim news agency reported on Monday. "The...
Xiaomi's smartphones,

Chinese smartphone strikes a chord with Kenyan consumer

Doreen Tum was in buoyant mood on Sunday afternoon as she engaged sales representatives at a Tecno shop in Kenya's capital of Nairobi to...
Chief Justice Sophia Akuffo

Judges discuss pending strikes over unsettled remunerations

The judges have also threatened over the non-implementation of the upward review of their salaries since 2012. Members of the Association of Magistrates and Judges...
Lightning

Two lightning strikes kill 6 in remote Ethiopia

Six people have died in two lightning accidents in Ethiopia's northeastern Afar regional state, the regional Disaster Risk Management office confirmed on Wednesday. They died...
Photo taken on April 26, 2015 shows an ancient bell after an earthquake at the Durbar Square in Patan, Nepal. The death toll from a powerful earthquake which struck Nepal on Saturday has climbed to 1, 896 including 723 in the Nepal's capital Kathmandu, a senior government official told Xinhua on Sunday morning. (Xinhua/Pratap Thapa)

5.4-magnitude quake strikes off Japan’s Okinawa, no tsunami warning

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.4 struck off Miyakojima Island in Japan's southernmost prefecture of Okinawa, at 15:20 local time, the weather...

Nigeria embassy workers settle pay dispute, call off strikes

The Nigerian embassy officials in Washington reached a deal on workers' wages and benefits after a final, 3-hour round of negotiations, Per Second News...
Drone

Two U.S. drone strikes kill 7 al Qaeda suspects in Yemen

Two U.S. drone airstrikes have killed at least seven suspected al-Qaida operatives in Yemen's northeastern province of Marib, a security official said Wednesday. ...

UN monitoring situation after U.S. strikes Syrian air base

Director of the United Nations Information Service in Geneva Alessandra Vellucci said Friday that the UN Syria envoy, Staffan de Mistura, is closely following...

Syria : Chemical Attack on Rebels Attracts Missile Strikes From U. S

The US has carried out a missile strike against a Syrian air base in response to a suspected chemical weapons attack on a rebel-held...

Court Throws Out Kwame Gyebi’s Case

file image An Accra Circuit Court has struck out the case of Kwame Gyebi, a man who allegedly stated that former President John Dramani Mahama...
Labour Unions

Creative Ventures Strikes Business Deal With Labour Unions in Ghana

As part of its effort of bringing quality products to the door steps of Ghanaians, one of Ghana’s biggest Distributors of Quality Home Appliances...

Ghanaian Security Services Prevented From Going On Demonstrations And Strikes, Why?

All the labour laws in Ghana forbid the security services particularly the police, the military and the prisons for using strikes and demonstrations to...
earthquake

5.6-magnitude quake strikes Japan’s northeast, no tsunami warning issued

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.6 struck off the coast of Fukushima Prefecture in Japan's northeast on Tuesday, the weather agency here...
Photo taken on April 10, 2015 shows a general view of the Kabul city in Kabul, Afghanistan. (Xinhua/Ahmad Massoud)

1 killed, 2 injured as roadside bomb strikes police van in S. Afghanistan

At least one person was killed and two others injured as a roadside bomb struck a police vehicle in Afghanistan's southern Helmand province on...

Hepatitis A strikes 15 students, water pollution suspected

Fifteen students at a central China school have been diagnosed with hepatitis A, and investigators suspect water pollution is to blame, the local government...

Syria Air Strikes Killed 11 Al-Qaeda Operatives – US

US forces killed 11 members of al-Qaeda in two air strikes near Idlib in Syria, this month, including a former ally of Osama Bin...
Kenyan

Drought, strikes and polls to test Kenya’s stability

The escalating drought in many parts of Kenya, industrial strikes and the Aug. 8 presidential polls will be litmus tests for the East African...

Ings’ season over as Reds injury curse strikes again

Danny Ings' injury misery at Liverpool continued yesterday with a serious right knee injury ruling out the England international for the rest of the...
Minister of Employment and Labour Relations, Haruna Iddrisu

Ghana government seeks to set time limits to strikes

He said the attitude of going on strike in perpetuity or indefinite was not acceptable anywhere in the world, adding that he would go...

Syria conflict: Aleppo Without Water After Renewed Air Strikes

Intensified attacks on the Syrian city of Aleppo have left nearly two million people without water, the UN says. The UN children's agency says...

Syria Conflict: Aleppo Comes Under Fresh Air Strikes

Warplanes have carried out fresh air strikes on Aleppo, hours after Syria's government announced an offensive to retake rebel-held areas of the city. At...

Syria war: Turkish Air Strikes Kills 25 People

At least 25 people have been killed as Turkey continues to target Kurdish-held areas in Syria, near the border city of Jarablus. The...
A Sukhoi Su-24 fighter jet lands at the Hmeymim air base near Latakia, Syria, in this handout photo

Russia’s Warplanes Withdrawal From Iranian Base Confirmed

"Currently, all aircraft of the Airspace Force involved in the operation are on the territory of the Russian Federation," Konashenkov said in a statement. Further...
dog

Kim & Kyle Richards Sued Over Their Dog Attack On Paige

Kim and Kyle Richards are being sued by a stylist who claims Kim's pit bull viciously attacked her and Kim refused to call 911...
AFP / Gerard Julien Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo (L) and coach Zinedine Zidane celebrate after Real won the UEFA Champions League final over Atletico Madrid

Zinedine Zidane led Real Madrid to a victorious end in San Siro

Two years after reviving Real's bid for a 10th title, captain Sergio Ramos struck the opener after just 15 minutes at a packed San...