BELBEK AIRBASE, Crimea — Russian troops forced their way into a Ukrainian airbase in Crimea with armoured vehicles, automatic fire and stun grenades
Johannesburg — South African Paralympic athlete Oscar Pistorius is to sell his house in order to fund the legal costs of his murder trial, his lawyer has said.
KAMPALA — At least 19 people were killed and dozens of others were missing yesterday after a boat carrying mostly Congolese refugees capsized
Warning shots were fired to prevent an unarmed international military observer mission from entering Ukraine’s Russian-occupied Crimea.
US President Barack Obama has warned Russia against any military intervention in Ukraine after the country’s new leaders accused Moscow of deploying forces in the Crimea region.
Kiev — Protesters seized the Kiev office of President Viktor Yanukovich yesterday and his whereabouts were a mystery, as the pro-Russian leader’s grip on power rapidly eroded following bloodshed in […]
Six Chinese trust firms have lent more than 5 billion yuan (US$824,6 million) to a delinquent coal company.
The International Criminal Court will open a preliminary examination into crimes allegedly committed during the conflict in the Central African Republic.
US President Barack Obama did not invite President Robert Mugabe for a landmark United States-Africa summit in August because the Zimbabwean leader is currently a “Specially Designated National.
European Union foreign ministers are expected to agree tomorrow to send up to 1 000 soldiers to help stabilise Central African Republic