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At least five local officials killed in Sudan plane crash: state TV

KHARTOUM (Reuters) – At least five local government officials were killed in a plane crash in Sudan’s eastern al-Qadarif state on Sunday, state TV reported. Those killed included the state’s governor and its minister of agriculture. Reporting by Khalid Abdelaziz; writing by Lena Masri; editing by Gareth Jones Our Standards:The …

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Kenya shows the way to the world by producing geothermal power | Kenya News

Across the world, efforts are being stepped up to develop energy sources beyond fossil fuels. Geothermal energy, generating electricity from hot rocks under the Earth’s surface – has huge potential to provide power while reducing carbon emissions. Geothermal power comprises about 43 percent of Kenya’s electricity supply, even as millions …

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Bahrain criticizes Qatar emir for not attending Gulf Arab summit

FILE PHOTO: Qatar’s Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani speaks to the country’s consultative Shoura council in Doha, Qatar, November 6, 2018. Qatar News Agency/Handout via REUTERS RIYADH (Reuters) – Bahrain’s foreign minister criticized Qatar’s emir on Sunday for not attending an annual Gulf Arab summit in Saudi Arabia, a …

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Copa Libertadores final: Boca and River to meet in Madrid now | Spain News

The two biggest rivals in Argentine football – Boca Juniors and River Plate – will play the repeatedly deferred final of Copa Libertadores final in Madrid, Spain on Sunday. The announcement came after the Court of Arbitration for Sport rejected Boca’s appeal against the match as they sought River’s disqualification …

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Northern Irish DUP tell UK PM May: Go back to the EU to renegotiate Brexit

FILE PHOTO: Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) Deputy Leader Nigel Dodds speaks at the DUP annual party conference in Belfast, Northern Ireland November 24, 2018. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne LONDON (Reuters) – The Northern Irish party which props up Prime Minister Theresa May’s government called on her to go back to Brussels to …

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UK PM May can stay on if parliament rejects Brexit deal: Brexit minister

FILE PHOTO: Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May leaves 10 Downing Street, London, Britain, December 4, 2018. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls/File Photo LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Theresa May can stay on if she loses a crucial vote on her Brexit deal in parliament on Tuesday, her Brexit minister Stephen Barclay said …

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Italy’s League leader faces friendly fire over budget

ROME/PADUA (Reuters) – Italy’s deputy prime minister, Matteo Salvini, normally relishes confrontation, but now the firebrand populist is under attack from a place he calls home. FILE PHOTO: Leader of right-wing League party and Italian Interior Minister Matteo Salvini arrives for a rally in Rome, Italy, December 8, 2018. REUTERS/Alessandro …

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