Senegal, with backing from leaders in the region, has threatened to invade the Gambia to depose Jammeh if he refuses to hand over power to Adama Barrow.
“When America fails to lead, the world becomes a dangerous place. And when the world becomes more dangerous, the American people become more vulnerable.”
Two days before Trump takes office, Chinese President Xi Jinping said China will build a ‘new model’ of relations with the US.
The attacks show that even if ISIS loses the Iraqi side of its self-styled caliphate, the threat from the group may not subside.
The paper said that the Turkish government’s action is an affront to the freedom of press after the reporter was sent back to London from the airport.
The much-delayed peace talks to begin after the guerrillas release a politician being held hostage.
The statue is of a girl in her mid-teens who wears a traditional “hanbok” dress. She sits next to an empty chair, symbolising victims who have died.
Stepping behind the White House podium for the last time, Obama’s seemed to be addressing an audience of one: the man who will replace him at noon Friday.
“If Obama grants Manning clemency Assange will agree to US extradition despite clear unconstitutionality of DoJ case,” WikiLeaks has tweeted last week.
The ex-National Security Agency contractor shook the American intelligence establishment to its core in 2013 with a series of devastating leaks on mass surveillance in the US and around the world.
The 12% reservation to Muslims was a key election promise of the ruling Telangana Rashtra Samithi.
The cabinet has refused to endorse a provision in a proposed human rights plan that would have undermined the penal code, which criminalises homosexuality.
In recent days, the missing Pakistani activists have been accused of blasphemy in online posts and by at least three television commentators.
World temperatures hit a record high for the third year in a row in 2016, creeping closer to a ceiling set by the Paris climate change deal.
A fresh show cause notice has been issued to the central public information officer of DU for having failed to produce the records before the commission as directed.
The RBI governor also stated that Rs 9.2 lakh crore has been introduced into the economy in the form of new notes since November 8.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said: “Some countries are not attending the talks, and their role was destructive. They were helping the terrorists.”
More than a third of women said they are feeling less tolerant of sexism in their own lives as a result of Trump’s victory, the polling said.
US authorities claim Omar Mateen was self-radicalised and acted alone without assistance or orders from abroad.
State television said the emergency would prevent a power vacuum while the Supreme Court rules on Jammeh’s petition challenging the election result.
Thai transgender activist Nada Chaiyajit petitioned her school to issue her documents according to the gender identity she has chosen, on the basis of her rights.
The governor of Quintana Roo state, Carlos Joaquin, said three attackers and one police officer died in the incident.
The latter part of Leung Chun-ying’s five-year term has been marked by growing separatist sentiment following massive 2014 pro-democracy protests that failed to sway the government’s position on restricting electoral reform.
It was in Africa that he signalled a historic opening toward Cuba, took aim at the twin scourges of corruption and dictatorship and sent thousands of troops to fight one of the most terrifying disease outbreaks in decades.
In a tweet last week, Wikileaks had said Julian Assange would agree to be extradited to the US if Manning was granted clemency.
“Deaf and dumb parrots have been installed in the council of ministers and a similar RBI governor has been appointed, who have let the nation’s economy shake in its roots,” an editorial in the Sena’s mouthpiece said.
A case under the Arms Act was filed against Salman Khan for allegedly keeping and using a firearm with an expired licence in the alleged poaching of blackbucks.
The Indian Ocean sea floor had been the focus of an almost-three-year long search.
A regional military commander said it was too early to determine the cause of the incident, and that a number of civilians and humanitarian workers had been killed.
China’s mining industry has long been one of the world’s deadliest due to outdated safety standards.
The order came from the same information commissioner who ordered the inspection of Narendra Modi’s Delhi University records.
The White House drew a distinction between the unapologetic Snowden and Manning, whom officials noted has expressed remorse and served several years already for her crime.
Was a forged document responsible for the defeat of Mark Antony and the rise of Rome’s first emperor?
Using tax collection numbers as signifiers of robust economic activity may be highly optimistic.
Two leading state-run newspapers reported China will “take off the gloves” and take action if president-elect Donald Trump goes against the ‘One China’ policy.
Noor Salman, 30, is being charged with obstruction of justice and aiding and abetting by providing material support to a terrorist organisation.
A petition to overturn President Yahya Jammeh’s electoral defeat was declined by the country’s top supreme court judge on Monday.
The British prime minister plans to forge “a new and equal partnership” with the EU.
Five people died and 15 were wounded in a shooting at the Blue Parrot nightclub.
The Gambian election dispute is not the first that ECOWAS has confronted. Côte d’Ivoire’s 2010 presidential election is a case in point. There it resorted to military action to enforce the outcome.