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Electrical fire sends flames shooting through manholes in central London

Electrical fire sends flames shooting through manholes in central London

An underground electrical fire in central London Wednesday sent flames and smoke billowing out of manhole covers on a busy main road, leading to the evacuation of thousands of office…

Nigeria’s president-elect vows to “spare no effort” to defeat Boko Haram

Nigeria’s president-elect vows to “spare no effort” to defeat Boko Haram

Thirty years after he first took power in a military coup, Muhammadu Buhari has returned as Nigeria’s newly elected president, vowing to take on the Muslim terrorists who kidnapped 270…

Hugo Chavez’ favorite daughter makes debut as UN envoy as countries bash US over sanctions

Hugo Chavez’ favorite daughter makes debut as UN envoy as countries bash US over sanctions

The favorite daughter of Venezuela’s late leader Hugo Chavez has made her debut as her country’s deputy permanent representative to the United Nations at an event where countries lined up…

Congolese commanders sign declaration to combat sexual violence in war, a move welcomed by UN

Congolese commanders sign declaration to combat sexual violence in war, a move welcomed by UN

Congolese army commanders have signed a declaration to combat rape in war, a move the United Nations welcomed as an important step in the fight against sexual violence during conflicts.…

Buhari campaign: Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan concedes defeat

Buhari campaign: Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan concedes defeat

Former military dictator Muhammadu Buhari’s campaign said Tuesday that Buhari has won Nigeria’s presidential election and President Goodluck Jonathan has conceded defeat. …

Germany, France, Italy plan to develop military drones

Germany, France, Italy plan to develop military drones

Germany and France plan to work together with Italy to develop military surveillance drones that could also carry weapons.…

Kenya president Uhuru Kenyatta suspends 4 ministers over alleged corruption

Kenya president Uhuru Kenyatta suspends 4 ministers over alleged corruption

Kenya’s president has suspended four cabinet secretaries and 17 other senior officials to facilitate investigations into allegations of corruption.…

Things to know about Nigeria as it holds most closely contested election for president

Things to know about Nigeria as it holds most closely contested election for president

Nigeria is holding a crucial election which experts say is too close to call.…

By land or by sea: Huddled masses of Africa, Asia, Middle East use 4 routes to European Union

By land or by sea: Huddled masses of Africa, Asia, Middle East use 4 routes to European Union

Most migrants who live illegally in the European Union fly to the 28-nation bloc on valid visas and simply overstay their welcome.…

Call to End Support for South Korea

Call to End Support for South Korea

Cloud Design sparks calls to end support to South Korea.…