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War in Syria: US Targets 271 Scientists in One of 'Largest Sanctions Ever' After Chemical Attack

Newsweek - ‎1 hour ago‎
The U.S. announced Monday sweeping sanctions against Syrian scientists weeks after blaming the Syrian government for an alleged chemical weapons attack on rebel-held territory.
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US President Donald Trump Calls For New UN Sanctions Against North Korea

NDTV - ‎44 minutes ago‎
"North Korea is a big world problem," Donald Trump 15 ambassadors of UN Security Council. (AFP). Washington/Beijing: US President Donald Trump said on Monday the UN Security Council must be prepared to impose new sanctions on North Korea as ...
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Samsung To Update Software Over 'Red Screen' Smartphone

NDTV - ‎7 hours ago‎
Electronics giant Samsung will this week offer an unusually early software update for its newly-released Galaxy S8 phone, it said Monday after some consumers complained of red-tinted screens.
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Newcastle 4-1 Preston: Toon back in the Premier League

Daily Mail - ‎22 minutes ago‎
Preston's second-half collapse here did put a shine on the promotion party, but Newcastle haven't so much been limping towards the finishing line as crawling towards it in recent weeks.
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Two years after its launch, the Apple Watch hasn't made a difference at Apple

Quartz - ‎1 hour ago‎
It's been two years to the day since Apple CEO Tim Cook introduced the Apple Watch, the company's first new product line under his leadership, but revenue figures suggest consumers still aren't sold.

UDC unconcerned at “Mokoko's” Tlokweng Election Entry

The Voice Online (blog) - ‎7 hours ago‎
The Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) claim to be unconcerned at Friday's shock news that a third, independent candidate will stand for the Tlokweng parliamentary seat.

Segokgo quashes congress postponement statement

The Voice Online (blog) - ‎7 hours ago‎
Outgoing President of the Botswana Movement for Democracy Youth League, Phenyo Segokgo has distanced himself from a Press Statement that talks of the postponement of the Party's Youth League congress in Ramotswa.

Botswana to Continue With EU Cooperation - ‎3 hours ago‎
Gaborone - Botswana is due to continue benefiting from cooperation with the European Union (EU) despite uncertainty from the United Kingdom's decision to exit the European common market.
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RFI journalist sentenced to 10 years in prison by Cameroon military court

FRANCE 24 - ‎2 hours ago‎
The Cameroon-based correspondent of Radio France Internationale (RFI), FRANCE 24's sister radio station, has been sentenced to 10 years in prison by a court for "failing to report acts of terrorism" and other charges.
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U.N. 'horrified' by video showing killing of experts in Congo

Nasdaq - ‎1 hour ago‎
By William ClowesKINSHASA, April 24 (Reuters) - The United Nations said on Monday it was horrified by a video screened by the government of Democratic Republic of Congo that appeared to show the brutal killing of two U.N.
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Nigeria: How We Spent Kano Emirate Funds, Emir Sanusi-Led Council Explains - ‎3 hours ago‎
The Kano State Emirate Council on Monday defended itself over an allegation of financial recklessness, saying it is not true that it has spent over N6 billion in less than three years since former governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, Muhammadu Sanusi, ...
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Court bars DPP from charging MP Mwinyi with violence, destruction of ballot boxes

The Star, Kenya - ‎1 hour ago‎
A Mombasa court has temporarily barred the state from charging Changamwe MP Omar Mwinyi for allegedly destroying ballot boxes during the nominations.
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African Development Bank warns US cuts risk stoking extremism

Financial Times - ‎6 hours ago‎
US President Donald Trump risks stoking extremism in Africa and provoking a further exodus of migrants heading for Europe if he goes ahead with plans to cut funding to the continent, according to the head of the African Development Bank.
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Sub-Sahara set for 2,5pc growth rebound

The Herald - ‎39 minutes ago‎
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) said Sub-Saharan Africa is expected to record a rebound in growth of 2,5 percent in 2017 that will be barely sufficient enough to deliver any per capita income gains.
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'How Buhari's ERGP can bring 15 million jobs, single-digit inflation'

Vanguard - ‎Apr 22, 2017‎
Olu Ajakaiye, a professor of economics and the President, Nigeria Economic Society (NES), speaks, in this interview, on the Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP) 2017-2020 unveiled by President Muhammadu Buhari, and how the plan can be fully ...
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Report: Sells Your Anonymized Email Data to Uber

PC Magazine - ‎8 hours ago‎
Do you use to unsubscribe from unwanted email subscriptions? If you've ever taken a ride with Lyft, information about your trips may now be in the hands of Uber.
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Aurora watchers spot "Steve," a new light in the nighttime sky

CBS News - ‎51 minutes ago‎
Citizen scientists looking at the northern lights appear to have stumbled upon a new natural phenomenon. Members of the Facebook group Alberta Aurora Chasers posted photos of a mysterious purple streak cutting through the night's sky.
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New Maruti Suzuki Dzire: Interiors & Features Explained - ‎7 hours ago‎
The new Maruti Suzuki Dzire has finally been officially showcased and apart from the new exterior styling that has really made the car look a lot better than before, the interior too has undergone a complete overhaul.
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Could this rather esurient caterpillar help stem the plastic deluge?

Christian Science Monitor - ‎1 hour ago‎
European researchers have discovered a species of caterpillar capable of eating a common form of plastic. What lessons can nature teach us about cleaning up the nearly indestructible pollutant?
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Travis Scott and DRAM Join Kendrick Lamar's DAMN Tour (See Dates)

Digital Music News - ‎6 hours ago‎
Kendrick Lamar's North American The Damn. Tour will kick off in Phoenix. Travis Scott and DRAM are officially on board. At this year's Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival, Kendrick Lamar debuted songs from his fourth studio album, DAMN.

Rosamund Pike on Her Year of Filming in London, Botswana, and Morocco

Condé Nast Traveler - ‎3 hours ago‎
The actress opens up about her home city, her year in Africa, and how her family experienced Botswana during the making of her latest movie.
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'The Fate of the Furious' Laps New Films At Box Office

CBS Baltimore / WJZ - ‎1 hour ago‎
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 11: A general view of atmosphere as Vin Diesel and Michelle Rodriguez visit Washington Heights on behalf of "The Fate Of The Furious" on April 11, 2017 in New York City.
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Serena Williams celebrates No. 1 tennis player ranking with letter to unborn baby

Atlanta Journal Constitution - ‎3 hours ago‎
MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - JANUARY 28: Serena Williams poses with the Daphne Akhurst Trophy after winning the Women's Singles Final against Venus Williams of the United States on day 13 of the 2017 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January ...
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Gulp! Soda Linked to Memory Woes, Strokes and Dementia

Live Science - ‎3 hours ago‎
People who often drink soda, with sugar or without it, may be more likely to develop memory problems and have smaller brain volumes, according to two recent studies.
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Robbie Savage speaks movingly about losing his dad to dementia when he was just 64

WalesOnline - ‎1 hour ago‎
'My dad was struck down in his prime. It was so painful to witness my hero and best friend gradually slip away.' Share. ByKatie Sands.