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Aug 13 2018

Zimbabwe’s Chamisa Challenges Election Result, Inauguration Halted

Mnangagwa, who is seeking to reverse Zimbabwe's economic isolation and attract desperately-needed foreign investment, had vowed the elections would be fair and fair, and ...

Aug 13 2018

Zimbabwe's opposition leader Chamisa challenges election result in court

The filing brings more uncertainty to a country that had hoped the peaceful vote would begin a new era but has been rocked since then by scenes of military in the streets...

Aug 13 2018

Zimbabwe’s Nelson Chamisa challenges election result, inauguration halted

Lawyers for the Movement for Democratic Change party challenged results showing that President Emmerson Mnangagwa won 50.8 percent of the vote July 30 and Chamisa recei...

Aug 13 2018

Zimbabwe election: Inauguration delayed after result challenged

Chamisa had dismissed the election results terming them as falsified and inflated to ensure Mnangagwa won. MDC president Nelson Chamisa said on Twitter shortly after ...

Aug 13 2018

Emmerson Mnangagwa inauguration deferred

There is palpable tension in the South African country of Zimbabwe as the inauguration of Emmerson Mnangagwa as president is being delayed as opposition contests the rece...

Aug 13 2018

Zimbabwe's opposition moves to court to challenge election results

The president said they urged backing for the candidates for the Zanu-PF parliament, which he won by winning 145 out of 210 seats, but recommended in the election of the ...

Aug 13 2018

Chamisa spoils Mnangagwa's inauguration, with legal challenge

The opposition also claims that according to its count Chamisa received over 600,000 votes more than Mnangagwa before the electoral commission "connived to change the res...

Aug 13 2018

Judge orders plane carrying deported immigrants to return to US

Sullivan then threatened to hit Sessions with contempt, saying that if the immigrants weren't returned he was going to order officials to explain "why people should not b...

Aug 13 2018

Pence lays out plans for Trump's "Space Force"

Vice President Mike Pence on Thursday outlined the Trump administration's plan for the creation of a " Space Force". A full Space Force will require a vote in Congress. ...

Aug 12 2018

Zimbabwe Opposition Lodges Appeal Against Election Result

Chamisa has claimed he won 56 percent of votes and called the election "fraudulent, illegal and illegitimate". Advocate Thabani Mpofu, head of a legal team that is moun...

Aug 12 2018

Thousands moved out the path of a "Holy Fire" in California

Josh Castro waited until the last minute to escape the massive inferno near his house. No more homes were torched on Friday but some 20,000 people remained under evacua...

Aug 11 2018

Senior IDF Officer: We're Close to War in Gaza

Fighter planes attacked more than 20 targets in military compounds and in a Hamas training camp. Nickolay Mladenov, the United Nations envoy for the Middle East conflic...

Aug 11 2018

Saudi Arabian Airlines Suspending Flights To and From Canada

About 70 University of Windsor students from Saudi Arabia could be forced to leave Canada after the kingdom issued a decree ordering thousands of its citizens to study ...

Aug 11 2018

US Senator Delivers Trump Letter to Putin

Rand Paul to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin . CNN has reached out to Paul's office and the White House for more details. Paul's colleagues in the Senate from ...

Aug 11 2018

Students Scramble For Info After Saudi Arabia Pulls Canadian Scholarships

Canadian officials say they'll also seek help from the United Arab Emirates, who will nearly certainly take the side of Saudi Arabia. The ministry recalled its ambassad...

Aug 11 2018

3 dead, 11 injured in rocket launches, airstrikes in Israel and Gaza

This will have a 6 m-high fence on top and sensors to alert operators of any suspicious activity. For its part, Hamas demands that Israel free Palestinian security ...

Aug 11 2018

North Korea Lashes Out At Administration Officials 'Going Against' President Trump

The statement comes days after the USA stressed the need to keep up pressure on Pyongyang through tough sanctions imposed over its nuclear weapons programme. The United S...

Aug 11 2018

US senator presents letter from Trump for Putin

Rand Paul announced Wednesday that he delivered a letter to Russian President Vladimir Putin from US President Donald Trump. The White house declined to comment on ...

Aug 10 2018

Massive Earthquake Kill 37 People, Injure Dozens of Others in Indonesia

On Gili Trawangan, one of three popular vacation islands near Lombok , thousands of tourists and locals spent the night on a hill fearing a tsunami , said British v...

Aug 10 2018

German couple jailed for selling son to paedophiles on dark web

The regional court in Freiburg sentenced the boy's mother to 12½ years in prison. The 48-year-old mother will not appeal her 12-and-a-half-year prison sentence becaus...