Donald Trump seals Republican nomination

Donald Trump has secured the Republican nomination for US president on day two of the Republican National Convention. The House Speaker, Paul Ryan, urged delegates to unite behind Mr Trump, a day after splits in the party were evident as the convention opened. The Trump campaign also faces accusations a speech by Mr Trump’s wife […]


UNCTAD14 kicks off in Nairobi

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jul 15 – Major roads in Nairobi’s Central Business District will remain closed starting Sunday to next Friday during the 14th session of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD). Roads near the Kenyatta International Convention Centre (KICC) – the venue for the conference – will be shut for all the […]


Caster Semenya breaks 800 m record

Women’s 800m was outstanding, dominated by Caster Semenya! Caster Semenya, who imposed herself as a clear leader from the start, impressed Louis II’s audience establishing this Year’s best performance, beating Herculis’ 20-year-old record, and the Diamond League record! She ran the two laps in 1:55.33! Behind her, Niyonsaba established Burundi’s national record with a time […]


Bastille Day attack in Nice

A lorry has driven into a crowd in Nice, southern France, leaving at least 84 people dead in what President Francois Hollande called a terror attack. Summary Show more updates A lorry has ploughed through a crowd during Bastille Day celebrations in the southern French city of Nice At least 84 people are dead, including […]