Florida to evacuate 1.5 million before killer hurricane
U.S. President Barack Obama warned that the hurricane could have a devastating effect.
Ban Ki-moon: Guterres, a superb choice as new UN chief
Mr. Guterres was nominated on Thursday.
Portugal’s Antonio Guterres set to become next UN chief
The Portuguese got no veto vote from the permanent members of UN Security Council.
Ethiopia, Djibouti launch Africa’s first modern electrified railway
The railway has a designed hourly speed of 120 kilometres.
Trump’s organization did business with Iranian bank later linked to terrorism
The legal ramifications of the Trump Organization taking rent payments from Bank Melli are unclear.
Oil slump: Saudi Arabia switches to ‘Western’ calendar for civil servants pay
The Kingdom last week slashed ministers’ salaries by 20 per cent.
College graduates earn more than university graduates in Germany
“The income difference can be explained because college is more technology and natural science-oriented.”
Scores of Ethiopians killed in stampede after police fire warning shots during protest
Since late 2015, scores of protesters have been killed in clashes with police.
Australia says MH17 missile suspects might be confirmed by year-end
All 298 people on board the plane, including 28 Australians, were killed
Leaked records show Trump may have avoided taxes for 18 years
President Richard Nixon released his records while under audit in 1973.
Israel pays Turkey $20 million over flotilla deaths
The money is intended for the families of the 10 Turkish victims who were killed during a 2010 raid.
Taliban leaders watch U.S. presidential debate, blast Donald Trump
“They invade other people’s countries and kill innocent human beings for their vested interest.”
ECOWAS Court holds 89 sessions, delivers 34 judgements in 2015/2016 legal year
“Between January 2001 when the judges were sworn in and January 2005, only two cases were filed.”
Israel’s ex-prime minister Ehud Olmert has prison time extended
Ehud Olmert was convicted of bribe-taking and obstruction of justice.
Former Israeli leader, Shimon Peres, dies at age 93
Peres’ body will lie in state at the Knesset on Thursday, and will be laid to rest in Jerusalem on Friday.
Amnesty International commends ICC verdict on Al-Mahdi in Timbuktu destruction
“This positive development should not let us lose sight of the fact that hundreds of civilians were murdered.”
ICC jails former Mali militant for destroying Timbuktu monuments
Al-Mahdi agreed not to appeal the sentence.
ANALYSIS: Confident Clinton rattles Trump in first US presidential debate
Mrs. Clinton walked onto the stage with a smile that exuded more confidence than that of her opponent, Donald Trump
First Trump-Clinton debate set to draw sky-high number of viewers
The high-stakes showdown IS expected to attract 100 million viewers.
Saudi Arabia executes Ethiopian maid for killing child
Monday’s beheading brings to 119 the total number of executions so far this year.