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Mugabe in the first appearance after the coup

Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe has unexpectedly appeared during a graduation ceremony for university students. It's the first time he's seen in public since the military...

London conference to discuss ‘crisis in Saudi Arabia’

A conference in the UK aims to assess the recent political tensions in Saudi Arabia in the wake of a major anti-corruption crackdown. The full-day...

Region bids for solution as crisis grips Zimbabwe

Harare, Zimbabwe - Zimbabwe entered its second day of a military takeover and President Robert Mugabe's house arrest as local and regional efforts at...

Zimbabwe has reached ‘a point of no return’

Amid the country's deepening political crisis, owing to worsening infighting within Zanu PF, analysts said yesterday that Monday's unprecedented move by the military to...

Check out Emirates’ new first class, the latest in airborne luxury battle

Even on some of the world's biggest jets, personal space is the ultimate luxury.That's what Emirates is trying to sell with its latest first-class...

Oil industry should not worry about peak demand until 2040, OPEC secretary general says

OPEC Secretary General Mohammed Barkindo said Monday that the cartel's projections did not foresee oil hitting peak demand over the coming decades. In contrast, Shell...

Trump does not publicly rebuke Duterte for drug war killings

US President Donald Trump (R) speaks during a bilateral meeting with Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on the sidelines of the 31st Association of Southeast...

Oil could top $200 if Saudi-Iran war breaks out

Events appear to be spinning out of control in the Middle East, and the threat a Saudi-Iranian war is looking increasingly credible. Make no mistake,...

OPEC points to larger 2018 oil supply deficit as market tightens

OPEC raised its forecast on Monday for demand for its oil in 2018 and said its deal with other producers to cut output was...

Philippines’ Duterte set for drug war backing at summit

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte will host world leaders in Manila from Sunday, hoping their presence will quieten international criticism over his deadly drugs war,...