News24.com | Argentine official resigns over bank account in Andorra
20th Feb 2018 10:02
An official for Argentina's presidency has resigned after he was accused of hiding $1.2m in a secret account in the tiny European state of Andorra.
News24.com | 77 dead as Syria enclave pounded ahead of expected ground assault
20th Feb 2018 10:02
Heavy Syrian bombardment have killed at least 77 civilians in rebel-held Eastern Ghouta, a war monitor says, as regime forces appeared to prepare for an imminent ground assault.
News24.com | Indonesia's Sinabung volcano unleashes towering ash column
20th Feb 2018 08:02
Rumbling Mount Sinabung on the Indonesian island of Sumatra shot billowing columns of ash more than 5 000m into the atmosphere and hot clouds down its slopes.
News24.com | Ex-workers at Russian 'troll factory' trust US indictment
20th Feb 2018 08:02
While Russian officials scoff at a U.S. indictment charging 13 Russians with meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential election, several people who worked at the same St. Petersburg "troll factory" think the criminal charges are well-founded
News24.com | Israel successfully tests advanced missile defence system
20th Feb 2018 10:02
Israel says it has successfully tested the country's advanced missile defence system capable of defending against ballistic missile threats outside the atmosphere.
News24.com | Hundreds stranded in cable car accident on Malaysia's Langkawi
20th Feb 2018 10:02
Hundreds of tourists were stranded for hours after a cable car broke down on the Malaysian island of Langkawi, authorities say, with some left dangling in cabins over a jungle-clad mountain as night fell.
News24.com | Oxfam aid worker 'paid for sex', others bullied witness: Inquiry
20th Feb 2018 06:02
British aid charity Oxfam released its internal report into a scandal in Haiti that has shattered its reputation, revealing that a former top official admitted to paying for sex and three staff physically threatened a witness.
News24.com | Iranian rescue teams find site, wreckage from plane crash
20th Feb 2018 06:02
Iran's Press TV: Search teams reach the site of a plane crash that authorities say killed all 65 people on board.
News24.com | Pennsylvania awaits first look at court's congressional map
20th Feb 2018 05:02
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court is on the cusp of imposing a new congressional district map for the state's 2018 elections, all but ensuring that Democratic prospects will improve for several seats.
News24.com | Albanian PM moots co-presidency with Kosovo
20th Feb 2018 05:02
Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama says his country and Kosovo could one day have a single president as a "symbol of national unity" between Tirana and Pristina.
Wheels24.co.za | German court to ban diesel cars?
20th Feb 2018 07:02
One of Germany's top courts will decide on Thursday whether some diesel vehicles can be banned from parts of cities like Stuttgart and Duesseldorf to reduce air pollution, a possible landmark judgement for the 'car nation'.
News24.com | Survivors of deadly school shooting lash out at Trump
19th Feb 2018 10:02
Students who escaped the deadly school shooting in Florida are focusing their anger at US President Donald Trump, contending that his response to the attack has been needlessly divisive.
News24.com | Ex-Oxfam Haiti director admits hiring sex workers
19th Feb 2018 10:02
The former Oxfam country director at the centre of a prostitution scandal has admitted to paying for sex at his charity-funded residence during an internal inquiry into the allegations.
News24.com | Couple who had taken in Florida gunman say he was quirky, naive
19th Feb 2018 10:02
The couple who had taken Florida school shooter Nikolas Cruz into their family said in an interview they had no inkling of violent tendencies from the young man whom they described as quirky and naive.
News24.com | Fire guts textile market in Haitian capital
19th Feb 2018 09:02
A fire gutted a textiles market in Haiti's capital less than a week after a blaze partially destroyed a historic market, underscoring authorities' failure to ensure public safety.
News24.com | Afghan official: Bodies found of 9 people abducted last year
19th Feb 2018 08:02
An Afghan official says that bodies of nine civilians abducted by militants early last year have been found in the country's eastern province of Nangarhar.
News24.com | ISIS ambushes Iraqi Shi'ite-led force, killing 27 fighters
19th Feb 2018 07:02
Islamic State militants ambush Iraq's Shi'ite-led paramilitary force, killing at least 27 fighters.
News24.com | New anti-Brexit party launches in Britain
19th Feb 2018 05:02
A new anti-Brexit centrist political party holds its official launch in London, one of several initiatives by pro-European Union campaigners drawing hope from a perceived shift in the British public's mood.
News24.com | Estranged siblings meet for the first time after discovering a shocking 50-year family secret
16th Feb 2018 06:02
“I loved him as soon as we hugged for the first time.”
News24.com | All 65 aboard plane feared dead in crash in Iran
19th Feb 2018 02:02
An Iranian airplane brought back into service only months ago after being grounded for seven years crashed in foggy mountains and all 65 people on board have been feared killed.