Both Jacob Zuma and Hage Geingob have recently adopted a more populist rhetoric in response to pressures within their parties and in the face of declining economies.
Brzezinski helped Carter contend with several international issues, including the Iranian revolution that overthrew the Shah and the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan.
His rejection of the request suggests there are no plans this year for any high-profile Ramadan function at the state department.
With the president focusing his energy on repelling allegations of ties to Russia, Republicans are worried about delay in important day-to-day legislation.
Smugglers send the migrants out in flimsy boats with little fuel, and most are picked up by international vessels after leaving Libyan waters.
Some 250 Aboriginal leaders have been meeting at the sacred monolith landmark of Uluru in central Australia to decide how they should be recognised.
Issues of terrorism and global trade were much talked about, but disappointment was rife when Trump didn’t talk about Russia or back a climate change deal.
More than 875,000 refugees have fled into neighbouring Uganda since South Sudan’s civil war broke out in 2013, living in refugee camps.
In the ten years since Google Street View launched, the platform has provided ample fodder for artists, who have used it to comment on surveillance, poverty and gentrification.
Today’s ugly politics are not a backlash against global capitalism, they’re an open embrace of the racism and greed that has always underpinned so-called global governance.
Duterte said the presence of foreign fighters in street battles in Marawi City was proof that ISIS had gained a foothold on the restive island of Mindanao, but there was still a chance for peace.
The raids followed the attack on a bus of Coptic Christians going to a monastery. The Christian population continues to feel the state cannot protect them.
Pyongyang has carried out repeated missile tests in the past year, prompting an array of countries to demand tougher economic sanctions to push the isolated country towards dismantling its weapons programmes.
The offer by aluminium magnate Oleg Deripaska comes amid growing attention to his ties to Paul Manafort, one of several Trump associates under scrutiny by the FBI.
Landslides have resulted in over 100 people going missing, with officials saying more rough weather is expected in the coming days.
It is slowly but surely becoming socially acceptable to start talking about periods, a biological fact as old as womankind itself.
The ‘invisible’ and ‘utterly invisible’ violence that is inflicted on us from the day we are born leaves a profoundly damaging impact on us.
The court will frame charges after the BJP leaders appear.
In the Middle East and North Africa, conflict and insecurity remain the key barriers to progress, with most of the countries across the region requiring humanitarian and food assistance.
The Caribbean Vulnerable Communities Coalition is a database created to protect the rights of those people who are often marginalised and discriminated against, covering everyone from sex workers to migrants.
The latest in a series of deadly attacks on Coptic Christians in the recent months has left 26 dead and another 26 wounded.
The Sukhoi-30 jet had gone missing after taking off for a routine training sortie from the Tezpur Salonibari Air Force station in Assam on Tuesday.
President Duterte has been pleading with Mindanao governors and religious leaders to work with the government to keep extremists at bay.
The string of bombings, all of which were claimed by Somali Islamist insurgents, underscores the difficulty faced by Kenya’s government to secure the country ahead of national elections
British police stopped sharing information with US agencies about the Manchester attack after key details of the investigation were leaked to the US media.
The broad and vague language of the law enables the government to justify any kind of surveillance as ‘intelligence gathering’.
In a thinly veiled reference to Trump’s ‘US-Mexico wall’, Obama said the world was shrinking and it was not possible to stay isolated from troubles abroad.
China is under pressure by the US to apply more sanctions on North Korea, and quickly, as its missiles programme continues to grow.
In the worst displacement since the 2013 civil war, the UN said around 440,000 people were displaced by the end of April and it could rise to 500,000 by the end of May.
Ri Pyong Chol, Kim Jong Sik and Jang Chang Ha are Kim Jong Un’s handpicked men entrusted with advancing North Korea’s rapidly growing missile programme.
President Trump, who doubts climate change is human-made had made a campaign pledge to “cancel” the 2015 Paris Agreement.
While US officials say more than 100 civilians died in the airstrike, local officials and eyewitnesses estimate the number of deaths to around 240.
The 75 year old was executed for the murder of his girlfriend’s husband after being on death row for more than 30 years.
The attack was the deadliest in Indonesia since January 2016, when eight people were killed out of which four of them were attackers.
The Inner Mongolia police chief took took over 2 million yuan in bribes in his three decades of duty.
The former US senator cited the potential for an appearance of a conflict of interest for his refusal given President Donald Trump’s decision to retain an attorney who works at the same firm.
In Arunachal Pradesh, tribal communities have elaborate taboos that govern their interaction with nature and thus manage conservation.
With a lavish welcome, Saudis convince Trump that Iran – not their own fundamentalism – is a bigger danger for the Middle East
Theresa May raised British concerns with Trump at a NATO summit in Brussels, telling him intelligence shared between their two countries had to remain secure.
According to data, citizens of the Muslim-majority countries under the bans received 40% fewer visitor visas in March than in an average month last year.