As crowds call for him to go, Robert Mugabe’s motorcade has left his residence but it is claimed he was not inside. His Zanu-PF party will meet tomorrow to dismiss him and wife Grace. Here is the latest news and live updates.
TIME appears to be running out for embattled Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe as tens of thousands of people celebrate his demise on the streets of Harare amid a growing chorus for him to stand down with immediate effect. Here is the latest news and live updates.
A NORTH Korean defector who was repeatedly shot at by fellow soldiers as he ran across the border to the South, has been found with dozens of parasitic worms in his stomach after surgeons fought to save his life.
“The summit between Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and U.S. President Donald Trump may have been a success in demonstrating the solid Japan-U.S. alliance in the face of North Korea’s security threat...,” states an editorial. “A new [Saudi Arabian] anti-corruption committee was announced in the kingdom and immediately struck, detaining high profile business people and royals...,” writes Faisal Al Yafai.
Following Ruth Walker’s passing, I wanted to pass on a sincere appreciation for a woman who made my day almost every time I read her “Verbal Energy” column. In fact, truth to tell, it was usually the first thing I turned to when my Monitor Weekly arrived. (No offense, all you serious reporters and bureau chiefs – I got to you eventually.) But Ruth had such a way with words (fancy that!) that she just brightened my day and often sent me into peals of laughter.