Idriss Deby has ruled Chad for over 30 years. The president of Chad has been killed on the front line after a clash between the army and rebels at the border ... Advertisement. Advertisement ... Deby has long faced insurgencies in the north. More to follow. .
The world's chemical weapons watchdog will decide this week whether to impose unprecedented sanctions on Syria for its alleged use of toxic arms and failure to declare its arsenal ... "It is now up to the international community to take appropriate action." ... Syria has rejected all the allegations and said the attacks were staged ... ....
Read full article. Agence France-Presse20 April 2021, 11.51 am183;1-min read. Montreux. FIFA president Gianni Infantino said on Tuesday there is "no doubt whatsoever" that football's world governing body "disapproves" of the proposed European Super League (ESL) and that clubs involved could face "consequences" ... .
Morrissey has accused The Simpsons of "hatred" and "complete ignorance" after he was parodied in a recent episode. In a letter on his website, the star called the show "a taunting lawsuit" but said he did not have the money to fund a legal action ... "What no one's talking about is how insulting it truly is ... .
Egypt removed the head of its troubled railway service on Tuesday following three accidents within a single month that left at least 30 people dead and more than 300 injured. A statement by the TransportMinistry named Mustafa Abdel Lateef Abu El Makarem as the new boss of the state-owned RailwayAuthority and gave him a one-year tenure ... Read More ... .
Tottenham confirmed on Tuesday that former midfielder Ryan Mason would be in caretaker charge until the end of the season following the sacking of Jose Mourinho... </p>Mourinho was dismissed on Monday following a disappointing run of form that has left Spurs struggling to qualify for next season's Champions League.
Jurors on Monday began mulling the fate of the white ex-Minneapolis policeman accused of killing African-American George Floyd, a death that sparked a nationwide reckoning on racism and which prosecutors called a "shocking abuse of authority" ... .
Read full article. ANI20 April 2021, 7.31 am183;1-min read. World's costliest painting Salvator Mundi (PhotoCredit - Reuters). Paris [France], April 20 (ANI). A new French feature-length documentary on the Salvator Mundi, the costliest painting, seems to have solved one of the key mysteries surrounding the enigmatic and controversial painting ... (ANI).
Popular crypto trader and analyst Ben Armstrong is investing in Dogecoin and three other altcoins in the wake of the market pullback on Sunday ... The trader says he plans to buy enterprise blockchain platform VeChain (VET), as well as possibly Dogecoin (DOGE). He’s also looking to pick up Binance Coin (BNB) ... Not super large ... Disclaimer ... ....
MOSCOW (AFP) - Russia's space agency said Tuesday (April 20) it hoped to launch its own orbital station in 2025 as Moscow considers withdrawing from the International Space Station (ISS) programme to go it alone ... "The first core module of the new Russian orbital station is in the works," Rogozin said in a statement on messaging app Telegram ... ....
Berlin. Armin Laschet, leader of Germany’s Christian Democrats (CDU), won the backing of senior party members at an internal meeting to run as the conservative candidate to succeed Angela Merkel at a September federal election, party sources said on Tuesday ... He had not yet commented on the outcome of the meeting early on Tuesday ... Narrow lead ... .