Daily Archives: May 13, 2019

UN Security Council to Discuss Cameroon’s Escalating Crisis

YAOUNDE The United Nations Security Council this Monday is set to informally discuss the separatist crisis in Cameroon for the first time. The discussion comes at a time when the conflict is escalating with many internally displaced persons from the …

South Africa’s ANC celebrates election win with street party

JOHANNESBURG, Supporters of South Africa’s ruling African National Congress (ANC) on Sunday gathered outside their party headquarters in Johannesburg to celebrate the party’s election victory.

We are here to say thank you to the people of South Africa for returning …

Khalifa Foundation distributes 40,000 Ramadan baskets in Egyptian villages

Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Foundation has started distribution of 40,000 food baskets as part of its Ramadan Iftar Programme for eligible households in a large number of Egyptian villages.

Overseen by the UAE Embassy in Cairo, the programme includes …

India’s cyclone Fani recovery offers the world lessons in disaster preparedness

Fani, a rare summer cyclone in the Bay of Bengal, hit eastern India on May 3. It is one of the strongest cyclones to have hit India in the last 20 years, according to the Indian government’s meteorological department. Storm …