Children particularly affected by Congo Ebola outbreak - UNICEF
Children represent an unusually high proportion of people affected by the ongoing Ebola outbreak in the eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo, the UN children's agency, UNICEF has said.
Texas set to send first Latinas to US Congress
The Lone Star State is poised to send two Hispanic women to the national legislature for the first time ever. Democratic candidate Sylvia Garcia hopes to use the platform to stand up to US President Donald Trump's anti-immigrant rhetoric.
The Reawakening: Theatre in Nigeria
The advent of the military regimes saw a clampdown on theatre practitioners and writers who were at the forefront in the struggle for democratic governance. Thus, when the nation returned to democracy in 1999, it ushered in many dividends including untrammelled theatre practices.
Russians trying to 'pollute' sources of information: Bill Clinton
Campaigning for New Jersey Democratic gubernatorial candidate Phil Murphy, former U.S. President Bill Clinton said on Tuesday that Russia's attacks on the U.S. election system is 'serious', calling it an attempt to 'pollute' sourcies of information.
Dems among those arrested at Trump Tower immigration protest
Several Democratic lawmakers were arrested outside Trump Tower on Tuesday during a protest against President Donald Trump's immigration policies.
Republican Obamacare repeal clears first hurdle
Republicans are forging ahead with their plan for a massive Obamacare overhaul despite Democratic concern that the cost of the bill and its impact on the budget remain unknown.
Democrats call on attorney general to resign amid reports of Russian contacts
Leading Democrats, including U.S. House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi, call on Attorney General Jeff Sessions to resign or to recuse himself from any investigation into Russian meddling in the U.S. presidential election.