THE South African Communist Party (SACP) accused the national ombudswoman of "overreach” yesterday after she called for reform of the Reserve Bank (SARB).
The SACP initially welcomed Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane’s report on Monday that the Absa bank should repay a...
Thursday 22nd Jun 2017
posted by Morning Star in World
New crown prince has directed Riyadh’s brutal military campaign in Yemen
FRENCH President Emmanuel Macron was forced into a major reshuffle of his month-old cabinet yesterday after two more ministers quit.
A planned minor game of musical chairs escalated after three members of a coalition partner resigned amid a corruption probe.
THE family of a mentally ill pregnant black woman shot dead by police in Seattle on Sunday have called for justice.
Three of Chareena Lyles four children were at her flat — within a complex for former homeless families — when she called police over a burglary.
FORMER Argentinian president Cristina Fernandez launched a new electoral coalition at a huge rally in Buenos Aires on Tuesday.
The leftwinger, whose late husband Nestor Kerchner was president before her, vowed that the new Citizens’ Unity front would put a “brake on...
posted by James Tweedie in World
Canberra nervous over Russia-US standoff
Wednesday 21st Jun 2017
Top prosecutor angry at apartheid-era bailout
by James Tweedie
VENEZUELA’S deputy parliamentary speaker called on Monday for “indefinite” riots to overthrow the elected socialist government.
National assembly vice-president Freddy Guevara took to Twitter to urge “massive national civil...
FRENCH Prime Minister Edouard Philippe struggled to explain yesterday how the man who died carrying out Monday’s Champs-Elysees terror attack had a gun licence.
Two police officials identified the attacker as Adam Djaziri from the Paris suburb of Argenteuil, saying he had been on...
US STRATEGIC bombers made another show of force to North Korea yesterday a day after recently freed US tourist Otto Warmbier died in hospital after being flown home.
Two bombers flew over South Korea yesterday in a now-ritual display to the north.
In the US city of Cincinnati,...