US revokes over 1,000 China student visas, citing security concerns
This is the first official estimate given by the US government after President Donald Trump restricted the entry of some Chinese students and researchers into the US in May.
Trump admits to deliberately misleading US public over Covid-19, but will it matter?
We look at reactions in the papers to Donald Trump admitting that he deliberately misled the US public over coronavirus so as not to create panic. Also, Nafissatou Diallo, the New York hotel maid who accused Dominique Strauss-Kahn of raping her in 2011, breaks her silence over the scandal. In France, a new petition calls for rebel poets Arthur Rimbaud and Paul Verlaine to be buried at the Panthéon. And find out how your favourite soap operas are managing to film intimate scenes while socially distancing!
President Muhammadu Buhari unveils 60th Independence logo, Gold prices surge higher, traders focus on U.S. Federal Reserve and more
Here are a few reasons to pick up a copy of The Guardian on Thursday. Find these stories and much more when you grab a copy of The Guardian on Thursday.
Two dead, 10 missing as gunmen attack FRSC personnel in Nasarawa, Bank loans to real estate operators hit BN666.73 and more
Here are a few reasons to pick up a copy of The Guardian on Tuesday. Find these stories and much more when you grab a copy of The Guardian on Tuesday.
US Postmaster General accused of campaign finance violations two months ahead of election
The papers look at accusations US Postmaster General Louis Dejoy pressured former employees into donating to Republican candidates. Meanwhile in Lebanon, British paper the Guardian looks at the "forgotten victims" of the Beirut explosion. And finally, American papers continue reacting to a university professor's bizarre confession.
US: More than half a million ordered to flee as Hurricane Laura edges closer
Laura threatens to wreak havoc along the US Gulf Coast with winds of more than 110 mph forecast when it makes landfall late on Wednesday or early Thursday. Some have warned the hurricane could directly hit Houston.
US offers Sudan $330m terror list deal
There are international calls for Mali to transition to civilian rule as soon as possible. The junta that ousted President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita last week says it's hoping for a three-year post-coup transition. In Tanzania, campaigning has kicked off ahead of October’s general election that has already led to opposition claims of persecution. And more Cameroonian farmers are using fish to cultivate their crops as they invest in Aquaponics in the hope that the system can help boost output.
Nigeria's condemn Femi Fani-Kayode over abuse of journalist, WHO certifies Nigeria Polio-free
Here are a few reasons to pick up a copy of The Guardian on Wednesday. Find these stories and much more when you grab a copy of The Guardian on Wednesday.