Archive for May, 2014

Maya Angelou, US poet and author, dies aged 86

Maya Angelou, US poet and author, dies aged 86 Angelou, who was also prominent in the civil rights movement, died at home in Winston-Salem, North Carolina Manchester United owner Malcolm Glazer dies aged 86 Malcolm Glazer, the head of the family that own Manchester United, died on Wednesday morning aged 86, in his hometown of […]

Putin defends position on Ukraine

South America Rejects US Sanctions on Venezuela South American governments have rejected an effort by U.S. lawmakers to apply sanctions on Venezuela over human rights concerns. Boko Haram kill 24 in Nigeria village raid Nigeria girl abduction ‘contrary to Islam principles’: AU chief Around 50 soldiers killed in recent fighting in Mali’s north MAP: The […]

Unlawful Killing of Two Palestinian Teens

Russia and China veto UN move to refer Syria to international criminal court Washington condemns Moscow and Beijing for sinking draft resolution backed by 65 countries and rest of security council Nigeria car bombing death toll at least 118 LAGOS: At least 118 people were killed in a car bomb attack in the central Nigerian […]