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Zimbabwe's Mugabe agrees to terms of resignation

Zimbabwe's Mugabe agrees to terms of resignation

November 6: After a campaign of public insults against Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa, Mugabe fires his longtime deputy, later accusing him of plotting to take power via witchcraft. "He's playing a game", he told Reuters . With the deadline having come and gone, opposition activists and the influential war veterans association have announced that more demonstrations will take place, calling on Zimbabweans to take to the streets from tomorrow. Consulte Mais Informação

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Today is World Children's Day

Today is World Children's Day

It is also the date in 1989, when the UN General assembly adopted the "Convention on the Rights of the Child". I am confident that with government organizations, civil society bodies, philanthropist establishments, human rights groups, the corporate sector and worldwide development partners all coming together on one platform, no difficulty will be insurmountable, and very soon our children will also enjoy the same care, nurturing, protection and opportunities that are available to children in ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Nintendo's Animal Crossing mobile game is out in a couple of days

Nintendo's Animal Crossing mobile game is out in a couple of days

The game will be available later this week on November 22 worldwide. Pocket Camp was initially due out sooner, but Nintendo delayed it to make room for Fire Emblem Heroes and Super Mario Run . Let's see if Animal Crossing does any better. Even with timers on fruit, I have high hopes that Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp will scratch my itch to talk to pink, big-eyed dogs named Cookie and listen to a green duck complain about his neighbor, a romantic frog. Consulte Mais Informação

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Vivo V7 with 24MP selfie camera, FullView display launched at Rs 18990

Vivo V7 with 24MP selfie camera, FullView display launched at Rs 18990

On the camera front, the V7 comes with a 16-megapixel camera on the rear with f/2.0 aperture and a 24-megapixel camera on the front again with f/2.0 aperture. The phone offers 24 megapixels front camera with f/2.0 aperture. The front-camera is also accompanied by a flash. Buyers who choose to pre-book the V7 can avail no cost EMIs (at Rs 1,584 per month), exchange offers on their old phone, cashback on HDFC credit and debit card, one-time free screen replacement, and free couple ... Consulte Mais Informação

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ICJ election today: India watchful of UK's attempt to hurt its prospects

ICJ election today: India watchful of UK's attempt to hurt its prospects

This will invalidate popular support for Dalveer Bhandari. The ICJ has 15 judges elected to nine-year terms by the UN General Assembly and the Security Council, which vote simultaneously but separately. "It is now about whether the effect of the election of the World Court. that is what it is, the ICJ is the World Court. reflects the feelings of "we the peoples of the world"?" Does it reflect the democratic spirit of our times? A candidate is required to get a majority in both the UNGA and ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Magic to end Orlando summer league, will play in Las Vegas

Magic to end Orlando summer league, will play in Las Vegas

In 2018, the Magic will join the majority of the National Basketball Association in Las Vegas for Summer League action in the desert rather than hosting their own, according to Josh Robbins of the Orlando Sentinel . The Heat will still have Las Vegas. The Magic's had been in operation since 2002. However, it appears that the Magic have chose to change it up a bit next summer as Josh Robbins of the Orlando Sentinel is reporting that the organization will play next year in Las Vegas. Consulte Mais Informação

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Economy enjoys fastest quarterly growth since 2013

Economy enjoys fastest quarterly growth since 2013

Thailand's economy expanded by the most in 4.5 years in July-September on an annual basis, though the quarterly pace slowed, indicating monetary policy will likely remain loose to support still-sluggish domestic demand. In the third quarter, exports jumped 12.5 per cent. "However, the government expects export growth to moderate to 5 per cent next year, as the favourable base effect would fade from Q4 onwards". Consulte Mais Informação

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Nick Cave Defends Israel Concert, Accuses Protestors Of Bullying Musicians

Nick Cave Defends Israel Concert, Accuses Protestors Of Bullying Musicians

Speaking in Israel, Cave said global musicians who wanted to play in Israel risked being "publicly shamed" by the campaign. "So at the end of the day there are two reasons why I am here". Rock singer Nick Cave has said he made a decision to perform in Israel in protest at an anti-Israel boycott campaign that is trying to "bully musicians" into shunning the country. Consulte Mais Informação

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Sri Lankan author Anuk Arudpragasam bags DSC Prize for South Asian Literature

Sri Lankan author Anuk Arudpragasam bags DSC Prize for South Asian Literature

Abul Maal Abdul Muhith, Minister of Finance of Bangladesh presented the award to Arudpragasam at the Abdul Karim Sahitya Bisharad Auditorium at the Bangla Academy in Dhaka . The book was given the award for its "intensity and rich detail", said Ritu Menon, jury chair, who highlighted that it had been a tight contest. As all the shortlisted novels had considerable strengths and remarkable literary quality, deciding the victor was not an easy task. Consulte Mais Informação

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Seven in 10 M'sian kids worry a lot about bullying

Seven in 10 M'sian kids worry a lot about bullying

Among other issues that were raised by the children were climate change (77 per cent) while poverty, terrorism and education access stood at 74 per cent. The report reveals children do feel listened to by family and friends, and their teachers. More than half of the children use laptops and smartphones and Kiwi kids were also plugged into technology with 73 per cent frequently using social media and 83 per cent watching TV. Consulte Mais Informação

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