South Africa’s Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene has asked President Cyril Ramaphosa to sack him after he admitted to visiting the home of the Gupta brothers, friends of scandal-plagued former leader Jacob Zuma, a newspaper said on Monday.
What appeared to be toilet paper was stuck to Donald Trump’s shoe as he boarded Air Force One.
Source: BBC News
After his much-discussed wiping celebration, the Jets’ Isaiah Crowell posted an Instagram about an apparent deal with Dude Wipes.
Source: USA Today
Co-production from proposal to paper
Co-production from proposal to paper, Published online: 03 October 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-06861-9
Three examples show how public participation in research can be extended at every step of the process to generate useful knowledge.
Turkey’s President Tayyip Erdogan said the United States has failed to comply with the timescale agreed for the withdrawal of Kurdish YPG militia from northern Syrian city of Manbij, the Hurriyet newspaper reported on Friday.
Brazilian far-right presidential candidate Jair Bolsonaro, the front runner in next month’s election, will not leave hospital on Friday as expected due to an infection, the Estado de S.Paulo newspaper reported on Thursday.
Any deal on Britain’s withdrawal from the European Union must ensure that a hard border in Northern Ireland is avoided, Manfred Weber, leader of the European People’s Party in the European Parliament told a German newspaper on Wednesday.
A judge said such a paper ballot rollout would “seriously test” the capacity of election workers, and “swamp the polls with work and voters,” leading to “disaffection and frustration.”
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The Vatican may send a delegation to China before the end of this month and if the meeting goes well the two could reach an agreement on the appointment of bishops, a widely read Chinese state-run newspaper said on Tuesday.
Turns out, there is a right and a wrong way
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Anytime the Auburn Tigers win a football game, fans descend upon a spot known as Toomer’s Corner to celebrate.
Source: USA Today
Conditions in Libya are too unstable to hold elections, Prime Minister Fayez Seraj was cited as saying on Wednesday, casting doubts on a French-led push for a vote in December which aims to end years of turmoil and unify the North African country.
The Herald Sun in Australia doubled down in defense of a drawing, assailing “our new politically correct life.”
Source: New York Times
China and Britain agreed last month to look at the possibility of reaching a “top notch” post-Brexit free trade deal which, if struck, would be an important political win for Britain’s Conservative government. “China and the UK had agreed to actively explore the possibility of discussing a free trade agreement after Brexit. Any act that harms China’s core interests will only put a spanner in the works,” the official China Daily newspaper said in an editorial.
Source: Yahoo! News
Facing a steep rise in costs as the lira crashed and the price of imported paper soared, satirical magazine LeMan bucked the trend in Turkish media last week and left its cover price unchanged.
Science academies urge paper ballots for all US elections
Science academies urge paper ballots for all US elections, Published online: 06 September 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-06611-x
No Internet technology is safe, secure or reliable for voting, find National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe expressed confidence in improving ties with China and said the countries’ relationship had returned to a “normal track”, in a newspaper interview published on Sunday.
Turbulence in China’s restive far western region of Xinjiang have been caused by “external factors”, a state-run newspaper said Saturday in an editorial responding to calls by a group of U.S. lawmakers for sanctions on Chinese officials.