White Texas students disciplined after creating ‘slave trade’ Snapchat group that assigns price tags to their black classmates

A group of White school students in Texas have been disciplined for setting up a “Slave Trade” messaging group that assigned prices to their black peers. Messages shared on the Snapchat app at a school in Aledo, Texas said one student was worth a dollar and another “100 bucks”, according to a new report by the New York Times. School students at the Daniel Ninth Grade Campus in Aledo had posted messages on a group Snapchat that was reportedly labelled with terms such as “farm” and “auction”. Ninth graders are aged between 14 to 15. One message said the price … Continue reading White Texas students disciplined after creating ‘slave trade’ Snapchat group that assigns price tags to their black classmates

Prince William Shares Touching Prince Philip Stories, Plus Rare Photo With Prince George

Prince William is honoring the lasting impact his grandfather, Prince Philip, had on his family. In a touching tribute on Monday, the 38-year-old Duke of Cambridge praised his late grandfather and the husband of Queen Elizabeth II.  “I feel lucky to have not … Continue reading Prince William Shares Touching Prince Philip Stories, Plus Rare Photo With Prince George

Prince Harry Reportedly Called Cousins Princess Beatrice and Eugenie to Talk About Coming Home

Prince Harry plans to return home for the funeral of his grandfather, Prince Philip, who passed away on Friday at the age of 99. According to The Mirror, Harry is currently trying to arrange his travel plans, and spoke to his cousins … Continue reading Prince Harry Reportedly Called Cousins Princess Beatrice and Eugenie to Talk About Coming Home

Princes William and Harry to walk behind Philip’s coffin with pregnant Meghan Markle to miss the funeral on Saturday

Princes William and Harry will walk behind their grandfather’s coffin when they attend his funeral next week. The brothers are expected to stand shoulder to shoulder to form part of the royal procession at the service for the Duke of … Continue reading Princes William and Harry to walk behind Philip’s coffin with pregnant Meghan Markle to miss the funeral on Saturday

Prince Harry Reportedly Feels”Guilty” He Couldn’t Say Goodbye to Prince Philip in Person

Prince Harry is mourning the loss of his grandfather, Prince Philip, who passed away on Friday at age 99. The Duke, who currently lives in California with Duchess Meghan Markle and their son Archie, is reportedly“really upset” about Philip’s death, with … Continue reading Prince Harry Reportedly Feels”Guilty” He Couldn’t Say Goodbye to Prince Philip in Person

China’s COVID-19 vaccine output to hit 3 billion by year-end – official

China’s will likely have produced 3 billion doses of COVID-19 vaccines by the end of the year, a National Health Commission official said on Saturday. Zheng Zhongwei, who also heads a team coordinating the country’s COVID-19 vaccine development projects, made … Continue reading China’s COVID-19 vaccine output to hit 3 billion by year-end – official

Prince Harry Will Do ‘Everything He Can’ to Attend Prince Philip’s Funeral, Royal Expert Says

Prince Harry is going to do his best to celebrate his grandfather’s life in person. Omid Scobie, co-author of Finding Freedom: Harry and Meghan and the Making of a Modern Royal Family, told ET that Prince Philip‘s grandson, who currently lives in California with his … Continue reading Prince Harry Will Do ‘Everything He Can’ to Attend Prince Philip’s Funeral, Royal Expert Says

Breaking: Hip Hop Icon, DMX dies at the age of 50 after days on life support following heart attack

Hip Hop Icon, DMX has died at the age of 50. The American rapper, whose real name was Earl Simmons died after going into cardiac arrest earlier this month and being admitted to White Plains Hospital in New York City. The … Continue reading Breaking: Hip Hop Icon, DMX dies at the age of 50 after days on life support following heart attack

Old footage shows Queen Elizabeth calling Prince Philip her ‘strength and stay’

Old footage shows Queen Elizabeth II calling her husband, Prince Philip, her “strength and stay.” Buckingham Palace announced on Friday that Prince Philip had died at the age of 99. The royal couple marked their 72nd wedding anniversary last November. Continue reading Old footage shows Queen Elizabeth calling Prince Philip her ‘strength and stay’

Historical photos of the life and times of Prince Philip as the world continues to mourn the late Duke of Edinburgh

The Duke of Edinburgh and husband to Queen Elizabeth II, Prince Philip died on Friday morning, April 9, aged 99. His death comes weeks after he was discharged following surgery on a heart condition last month . He was respected … Continue reading Historical photos of the life and times of Prince Philip as the world continues to mourn the late Duke of Edinburgh

Beijing overtakes New York City as City with most billionaires in the world after bouncing back from Covid-19

Beijing now has more billionaires than any other city in the world after bouncing back quickly from Covid-19, according to the Forbes’ 2021 World’s Billionaires List. The Chinese capital added 33 billionaires last year and now hosts 100, said the … Continue reading Beijing overtakes New York City as City with most billionaires in the world after bouncing back from Covid-19

I just want answers as how my son lost his life – Grieving mum of Richard Okorogheye breaks her silence over his death

The grieving mother of a Nigerian teenager found dead in Epping Forest lake in the UK has broken her silence after his death was confirmed.  19-year-old Richard Okorogheye, who has sickle cell disease, left his family home in the Ladbroke … Continue reading I just want answers as how my son lost his life – Grieving mum of Richard Okorogheye breaks her silence over his death

Sir Richard Lexington Sutton, one of UK’s richest men stabbed to death with his wife suffering knife injuries in an attack at their Dorset mansion

One of Britain’s richest men, worth £301million, has been found stabbed to death in his country mansion. Sir Richard Lexington Sutton, an 83-year-old Baronet, was attacked inside his £2million home in Higher Langham, near Gillingham, Dorset on Wednesday, April 7. … Continue reading Sir Richard Lexington Sutton, one of UK’s richest men stabbed to death with his wife suffering knife injuries in an attack at their Dorset mansion

Myanmar ambassador to UK locked out of London embassy after condemning the military coup (photos)

Myanmar has locked its ambassador to the UK outside its London Embassy. Kyaw Zwar Minn, the UK’s ambassador to the UK since 2014, said he had been “betrayed” by colleagues who had backed the army as he has publicly opposed the military’s actions since the armed coup on February 1. The Protests known locally as the Spring Revolution began in February 2021 in opposition to the coup d’état on 1 February, staged by Min Aung Hlaing, the commander-in-chief of the country’s armed forces, the Tatmadaw.  As of 4 April 2021, at least 564 civilians of which at least 44 were … Continue reading Myanmar ambassador to UK locked out of London embassy after condemning the military coup (photos)

British Royal AirForce destroys 100 ISIS hideouts weapons during 10 day assault on Iraqi mountains

The RAF operation was launched against the terror group in the Makhmur mountain region of northern Iraq, south west of the Kurdish capital city of Erbil. This highly classified operation in northern Iraq killed dozens of ISIS ­terrorists while eating, … Continue reading British Royal AirForce destroys 100 ISIS hideouts weapons during 10 day assault on Iraqi mountains

Malaysian Anti-Corruption agency seizes cash, luxury cars, yacht, helicopters from head of a cartel that monopolized govt tenders

The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) has seized RM3.5 million cash, luxury vehicles, yacht, helicopters from a suspect who headed a “project tender cartel” The cartel said to be in operation since 2014, has been monopolising government tenders. It’s believed that the syndicate … Continue reading Malaysian Anti-Corruption agency seizes cash, luxury cars, yacht, helicopters from head of a cartel that monopolized govt tenders

Tiger Woods was driving almost twice the speed limit before car crash, L.A. sheriff says

Golfer, Tiger Wood’s crash report has been revealed and he was more seriously injured than initial reports indicated. The 15-time major champion was involved in a single-car crash on  February 23, in California, and was rushed to a hospital, where … Continue reading Tiger Woods was driving almost twice the speed limit before car crash, L.A. sheriff says

Update: UK Police confirm body found in Epping Forest lake as missing Nigerian student, Richard Okorogheye

UK Police have confirmed the body found in a lake in Epping Forest as missing Nigerian student, Richard Okorogheye. The 19-year-old Nigerian student at Oxford Brookes University, who has sickle cell disease, left his family home in the Ladbroke Grove area … Continue reading Update: UK Police confirm body found in Epping Forest lake as missing Nigerian student, Richard Okorogheye

Man who sneaked out of court as magistrate wrote down his sentence arrested two years after disappearing

A Kenyan man who sneaked out of court as a magistrate wrote down his sentence, has been arrested and rearraigned two years after he disappeared.  Jonathan Muini Njoroge who lied to the court orderly that he wanted to speak to his … Continue reading Man who sneaked out of court as magistrate wrote down his sentence arrested two years after disappearing

Brazilian sex workers go on strike for a week to demand they are among ‘front line’ workers to get ‘priority’ Covid-19 vaccines (photos)

Sex workers in the southeastern city of Belo Horizonte in Brazil have gone on strike for a week, demanding to be included in the group of front-line workers receiving priority coronavirus vaccines. Thousands of sex workers in the city have … Continue reading Brazilian sex workers go on strike for a week to demand they are among ‘front line’ workers to get ‘priority’ Covid-19 vaccines (photos)

Family of man beaten to death holds his funeral service at his alleged killer’s home

The family of a murdered Zimbabwean man held his burial service at their neighbour’s home, who they accused of beating him to death over alleged theft of Manchester United T-shirt.  It was gathered that 30-year-old Blessing Zikhali, died on Wednesday, March 31, in Bulawayo, … Continue reading Family of man beaten to death holds his funeral service at his alleged killer’s home

Piers Morgan reveals he’s had messages from the Royal Family expressing ‘gratitude someone was standing up for them’ after Harry and Meghan’s interview

Piers Morgan said members of the British Royal Family have sent him messages, expressing ‘gratitude someone was standing up for them’ in the wake of Harry and Meghan’s Oprah Winfrey interview. Piers Morgan made this known in an interview with Extra’s Billy Bush, … Continue reading Piers Morgan reveals he’s had messages from the Royal Family expressing ‘gratitude someone was standing up for them’ after Harry and Meghan’s interview

Zimbabwean woman allegedly kills her 6-year-old stepson, tries to burn stepdaughter to death so she could inherit husband’s house

The suspect’s husband, Tonywell Dube A Zimbabwean woman has been arrested after she being accused of strangling her 6-year-old stepson to death and trying to set her 8-year-old stepdaughter on fire so that she could inherit her husband’s house. The … Continue reading Zimbabwean woman allegedly kills her 6-year-old stepson, tries to burn stepdaughter to death so she could inherit husband’s house

Ethiopian Airlines plane mistakenly lands at unopened airport still under construction

An Ethiopian Airlines plane mistakenly landed at an unopened airport still under construction in Zambia, the airline has confirmed. The flight, a cargo service traveling from Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, and destined for Ndola, Simon Mwansa Kapwepwe Airport — instead landed Sunday at Zambia’s new Copperbelt International Airport, which has not yet been inaugurated, the airline said in a statement. The flight — ET 3891 — made a safe landing in the new airport, Ethiopian Airlines added. The transport ministry’s permanent secretary Misheck Lungu told the AFP news agency that the pilot had landed at the unopened airport “by error.” The … Continue reading Ethiopian Airlines plane mistakenly lands at unopened airport still under construction

Ugandan man moved to tears as his five wives surprise him with a birthday party “for creating a harmonious relationship among them”

A prominent Ugandan businessman, Hajji Mohammad Ngobi, was moved to tears after his five wives threw a surprise party to celebrate his 57th birthday and three decades of happy peaceful marriage.  The five women, Aisha Namatende, Zulufah Nampina, Sumaya Ngobi, Hajjati Lamulal Ngobi, … Continue reading Ugandan man moved to tears as his five wives surprise him with a birthday party “for creating a harmonious relationship among them”

Update: Missing Nigerian student Richard Okorogheye’s mother reveals police have found a body in Epping Forest pond that matches his description

Evidence Joel, the mother of missing Nigerian student Richard Okorogheye has been informed by police that a body found in Epping Forest matches his description.    The body was discovered by Essex Police officers on Monday afternoon, 13 days after the … Continue reading Update: Missing Nigerian student Richard Okorogheye’s mother reveals police have found a body in Epping Forest pond that matches his description

Vladimir Putin signs legislation that formally grants him the right to stay in power until 2036

Russian President, Vladimir Putin has signed legislation formally granting him the right to stay in power until 2036. Putin’s second consecutive and fourth overall presidential term ends in 2024, the year when Russia’s previous Constitution would have required him to … Continue reading Vladimir Putin signs legislation that formally grants him the right to stay in power until 2036

Call 937 to advance second vaccine date: Ministry of Health Saudi Arabia tells Sehhaty users

RIYADH — The Ministry of Health said that the appointments for taking the second COVID-19 shots can be rescheduled through the Sehhaty application in accordance with the approved days between the two doses to ensure the effectiveness of the vaccine. In … Continue reading Call 937 to advance second vaccine date: Ministry of Health Saudi Arabia tells Sehhaty users

French billionaire tycoon, Bernard Tapie and his wife are beaten and tied up by burglary gang in ‘extremely violent’ raid

French billionaire tycoon and former owner of Adidas, Bernard Tapie was attacked along with his wife during an ‘extremely violent’ burglary at his luxury estate near Paris. The former French government minister, 78, was repeatedly hit over the head when … Continue reading French billionaire tycoon, Bernard Tapie and his wife are beaten and tied up by burglary gang in ‘extremely violent’ raid

Road rage: Two men attacked in Mumbai

Sion police are on the lookout for three unidentified men who allegedly attacked a duo with a broken beer bottle during a road rage incident, early on Sunday. According to police, the victim, identified as Nitin Munendrakumar Saroj, 22, and his friend Raja Saroj, 22, were travelling by a two-wheeler to drop off their friend Santosh to Mankhurd at midnight on Sunday, when the incident took place. Police said that as the duo was on the Dr BA Road in Sion, a scooter with three people on it overtook them from the wrong side. The Saroj told police that they … Continue reading Road rage: Two men attacked in Mumbai

Chinese citizen journalist jailed for four years for Wuhan virus reporting

A Chinese citizen journalist was jailed for four years for her livestream reporting from Wuhan as the Covid-19 outbreak unfurled, her lawyer said Monday, almost a year after details of an “unknown viral pneumonia” surfaced in the central China city. Zhang Zhan, a former lawyer, was sentenced at a brief hearing in a Shanghai court for allegedly “picking quarrels and provoking trouble” for her reporting in the chaotic initial stages of the outbreak. Her live reports and essays were widely shared on social media platforms in February, grabbing the attention of authorities, who have punished eight virus whistleblowers so far … Continue reading Chinese citizen journalist jailed for four years for Wuhan virus reporting

Saudi Arabia announces major reforms for its migrant workers

In observance of the International Migrants Day, Dec 18 On this day 30 years ago the United Nation’s General Assembly adopted the International Convention on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of Their Families. Since then, we celebrate this day as International Migrants Day. The primary objective of the convention is to foster the rights of international migrants. Let us take this anniversary as an opportunity to reflect on the advancement of rights for migrants in one of the main migrant-receiving regions in the world, namely the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries. The GCC countries—Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, … Continue reading Saudi Arabia announces major reforms for its migrant workers

Pope Francis appoints first African American cardinal

Click the bell icon to enable notificationsWeb Push SendPulseSunday, November 29, 2020 ARGENTINA ECONOMY LATIN AMERICA WORLD CULTURE SPORTS OPINION TOPICS  ABORTION  ARGENTINA ABLAZE  ‘WEALTH TAX’  EU-MERCOSUR  ARGENTINA’S AFRICAN ROOTS WORLD | TODAY 08:56 Pope Francis appoints first African American cardinal Pope … Continue reading Pope Francis appoints first African American cardinal

Drama as man wakes up in mortuary in pain when morgue worker cut open his leg while preparing to embalm him after he was declared dead

A man in Kenya who was allegedly declared dead by doctors came back to life three hours later while workers at a morgue were preparing to embalm him. 32-year-old Peter Kigen was presumed dead on Tuesday, November 24, after he collapsed … Continue reading Drama as man wakes up in mortuary in pain when morgue worker cut open his leg while preparing to embalm him after he was declared dead

Burkina Faso’s President Roch Marc Christian Kabore re-elected

Roch Marc Christian Kabore will serve another five years as Burkina Faso’s president after being declared the winner of the 2020 presidential election.  According to provisional results announced by the National Independent Electoral Commission, Kabore won with nearly 58 percent of … Continue reading Burkina Faso’s President Roch Marc Christian Kabore re-elected

Fast food delivery driver, 52, found guilty of raping a woman he lured into his car before carrying out the horrific attack

A takeaway delivery driver in the UK has been found guilty of raping a woman he lured into his car before carrying out the horrific attack. 52-year-old Naiem Malik Suleman offered the 22-year-old woman a lift in his car after … Continue reading Fast food delivery driver, 52, found guilty of raping a woman he lured into his car before carrying out the horrific attack

Saudi Arabia: 5 illegal expats arrested for dealing in fake sterilisers

 Saudi police said they have arrested five illegal expatriates for dealing in bogus sterilisers and detergents. The five, found to be violators of the kingdom’s labour and residency regulations, are Pakistani and Bangladeshi nationals, spokesman for the Mecca region police Major Mohammed Al Ghamdi said. They were involved in bottling chemical substances of unknown origin using fake trademarks, he added. 2,256 packets were found in the suspects ‘possession before distribution inside a warehouse they ran in Jeddah, the official said. They are being kept in custody pending the completion of legal procedures to refer them to public prosecution. Continue reading Saudi Arabia: 5 illegal expats arrested for dealing in fake sterilisers