US outgoing President, Donald Trump, Wednesday left the White after completing his tenure. He was spotted leaving with his wife, Melania, from the lawn of the White House. The incoming President Joe Biden will shortly be inaugurated as the 46th American President.
The outgoing United States President, Donald Trump, has granted presidential pardon to 143 people in his last day in office. The presidential pardon came late on Tuesday, just a few hours to the end of his tumultuous tenure.
After years of avoiding outgoing United States President, Donald Trump, American singers and celebrities have congregated in Washington DC ahead of the inauguration of President-elect, Joe Biden and Vice President-elect, Kamala Harris, on Wednesday. Amidst security concerns which seem to...
Reports say outgoing President of the United States, Donald Trump, is expected to offer pardon to more than 100 Americans as his tenure winds down on Wednesday, January 20, when President-elect Joe Biden will be sworn in. According to Washington...
The de facto chief of South Korea’s Samsung business empire was convicted Monday over a huge corruption scandal and jailed for two and a half years, in a ruling that deprives the tech giant of its top decision-maker. Lee Jae-yong,...
‌US law enforcement agencies are screening National Guard members to make sure they do not pose a security risk during President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration, a four-star general said in comments broadcast Sunday. Following the January 6 riots at the Capitol...
President-elect Joe Biden plans to sign roughly a dozen executive orders, including rejoining the Paris climate accord and ending the travel ban on predominantly Muslim countries, on his first day in office, according to a memo from incoming chief of staff Ron Klain.
By the time Joe Biden is sworn in as the 46th US president Wednesday, his scandal-tainted predecessor Donald Trump will already be far away, having helicoptered out of the White House a last time earlier that morning, an official said Friday.
People traveling from non-EU countries to France will no longer be allowed enter by presenting a negative result from a quick COVID-19 test, but cross-Channel truck drivers will be exempt, the French government said on Friday. The new rules,...
Tragedy struck in Indonesia’s Sulawesi island when a 6.2 magnitude earthquake rocked the area killing no fewer than 34 people and injuring 600 others in the process. Rescue operatives say several others were trapped during the earthquake which struck in...
Indonesian divers prepared to resume a search on Thursday for the remains of 62 victims and the cockpit voice recorder from a Sriwijaya Air plane that plunged into the Java Sea soon after takeoff last weekend, officials said. The search at the...
Donald Trump has become the first United States president to be impeached twice. On Wednesday, the Democratic-controlled House of Representatives passed the article of impeachment that charges Trump with “incitement of insurrection.” The charge stems from the president’s role in...
A Turkish religious cult leader, Adnan Oktar, who often preached conservative views while women he called his ‘kittens’ danced around him on his television shows, has been sentenced to a total of 1,075 years in prison for committing sex crimes with his female...
The President of Portugal, Marcelo Rebelo, has tested positive to the dreaded COVID-19 virus, but has thus far showed no symptoms of the virus, reports say. This was contained in a statement posted on Tuesday on President Rebelo’s official website,...
‌Billionaire casino magnate and Republican donor Sheldon Adelson has died, according to a statement released on Tuesday from the Las Vegas Sands company. “Our founder and visionary leader, Sheldon G. Adelson, passed away last night at the age of 87...
Malaysia’s king declared a nationwide state of emergency on Tuesday to fight a coronavirus surge and parliament was suspended, with critics charging it was a bid by the unstable government to cling to power. The surprise move came a day...
Britain is on course to have immunised its most vulnerable people against Covid-19 by mid-February and offering a shot to every adult by autumn, with some 2 million people having already received a first dose, its health secretary said on Sunday. "Over the...
At least 62 persons were feared dead after a Sriwijaya Air plane crashed into the sea minutes after taking off from Indonesia’s capital Jakarta on Saturday. The Boeing 737-500, en route to Pontianak in West Kalimantan, disappeared from radar screens...
Rescue operatives in India have confirmed the death of no fewer than 10 babies during a fierce fire which tore through a maternity unit of a hospital in the city of Maharashtra early on Saturday. Pramod Khandate, a senior doctor...
WASHINGTON (Reuters) -Congressional Democrats on Friday weighed impeaching President Donald Trump for a second time, two days after his false claims of election fraud helped encourage a mob that stormed the U.S. Capitol. Democratic leaders including House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi and...
The United States Transportation Secretary, Elaine Chao, has resigned from the position over Wednesday’s breach of Capitol Hill by supporters of President Donald Trump. She is the first cabinet member to quit the government over the incident, which drew outrage...
Facebook on Thursday blocked the United States President, Donald Trump, from the platform for at least two weeks. The development means the president will be unable to post on Facebook and Instagram until after the handover of power to President-elect,...
The outgoing president of the DUnited States, Donald Trump has finally conceded to President-elect Joe Biden after protracted bickering on purported electoral fraud. Mr. Trump’s concession comes moments after the country’s parliament affirmed Biden’s Electoral College victory, American news network...
Social media giants, Facebook, YouTube and Twitter have frozen the accounts of the President of the United States of America, Donald Trump, following violent protests that erupted at the Capitol building while Congress leaders sat to certify the November 3 election win of...
Despite violent protests by President Donald Trump’s supporters at the United States Capitol building as Congress leaders sat to certify the election of President-elect, Joe Biden, House Speaker, Nancy Pelosi, has insisted that leaders of Congress will proceed with the certification.
A court in China has ordered the jailing of no fewer than seventeen people who were involved in the illegal smuggling of pangolin scales from Nigeria. The court in the east of China’s Zhejiang Province gave the order on Tuesday...
The British Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, on Monday, declared a full COVID-19 lockdown in England, a country of nearly 56 million people. The lockdown will be in place until mid-February in a bid to cut the spiraling COVID-19 infection rates.
In what is seen as the biggest blow suffered by President Donald Trump in his bid to overturn the presidential election results in his favour, all 10 living former U.S. defense secretaries have forcefully declared that the presidential election between the outgoing leader...
Britain will become the first country to roll out the low cost and easily transportable AstraZeneca and Oxford University COVID-19 vaccine on Monday, another step forward in the global response to the pandemic. Six hospitals in England will administer the first of around...