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From festivals in Florida to touring Dracula’s digs in Romania, we round up the best destinations to visit this October. As summer abandons Europe again this October, eke out the last of the rays and raves in Ibiza, where nightclubs will be going out with a bang for the winter break. When the party finally stops head to the island’s north.

Displaced Rohingya Children At Risk In Overcrowded Camps – UNICEF

The health and safety of more than 520,000 Rohingya children living in overcrowded camps and informal settlements in Bangladesh’s Cox’s Bazaar district is likely...

New Sanctions Against Russia To Affect Relations – Envoy

New U.S. sanctions against Moscow’s alleged meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential election will affect their short and long term relations, U.S. Ambassador to...

Germany conducts searches against 10 suspected Iranian spies

German authorities are conducting searches countrywide in connection with 10 suspected Iranian spies. A spokesman for the Federal Prosecutors Office says the suspects are believed...

Greek police free 13 migrants held to ransom by traffickers

 Police in northern Greece have arrested two Pakistani suspected migrant traffickers accused of holding more than a dozen migrants captive and demanding ransoms from...

Trump’s nuclear button tweet is the ‘spasm of a lunatic,’ North Korean state media...

President Trump’s tweet earlier this month about having a bigger nuclear button that Kim Jong Un is the “spasm of a lunatic,” North Korea’s...

Israel Vows To Destroy All Tunnels In Gaza Strip In 2018

Israeli Defence Minister Avigdor Liberman vowed to destroy all tunnels in the Gaza Strip within a year and proposed to the Palestinians a deal...

Hong Kong court to rule later on 3 activists’ prison terms

Three Hong Kong activists will have to wait to learn the outcome of their final appeal Tuesday to overturn prison sentences for their roles...

Make burial plans before going to N/Korea, U.S. warns citizens

The U.S. State Department has warned Americans travelling to North Korea, to see their journey as a death wish following its frosty relation with...

Philippines shuts more schools as volcano spews ash and lava

The Philippines’ most active volcano spewed lava that cascaded downslope and emitted ash that fell on nearby towns, state volcanologists said on Tuesday, prompting...

Trump’s ex-wife Ivana opens up, defends president

No matter how the world looks at him, Ivana Trump, President Donald Trump’s ex-wife has said that she remains good friends with the former...

Shell Gives North Sea Operations Shot in Arm at Penguins Field

Royal Dutch Shell Plc made one of its biggest commitments to the North Sea in 30 years, with plans to redevelop the Penguins oil...

2017 International Tourism Results: the highest in seven years

Based on data reported by destinations around the world, it is estimated that international tourist arrivals (overnight visitors) worldwide increased 7% in 2017. This...

World’s fifth largest diamond discovered

A diamond thought to be the fifth largest of gem quality ever found has been discovered in Lesotho, miner Gem Diamonds said Monday, and...

United States “Playing With Fire” In Setting Up Syrian Border Force, Turkey Says

Turkey on Monday said the U.S. is “playing with fire” by setting up a Syrian border security force including Kurdish militia forces. The U.S.-led coalition...

Top UK politician Bolton dumps girlfriend over racist comments

The leader of Britain’s anti-European Union UKIP Party said he had split with his new girlfriend after a newspaper published derogatory comments she made...

Fight Over Trump’s Immigration Remarks May Endanger ‘Dreamer’ Deal

Trump also insisted that he had not made the inflammatory comments in a White House meeting Thursday, part of a newly aggressive defense and...

China subjects Russian crude to new tests

China on Monday started using new standard to measure water content in the imported pipeline crude oil from Russia to better safeguard China’s economic...

Africans, Haitians hit the streets against Trump

Africans in the diaspora would join Haitians, and El-Salvadorians in  rallies to protest against U.S. President Donald Trump’s alleged racist remarks. The rallies would begin...

Indonesian Stock Exchange collapses

A floor at Indonesia’s stock exchange collapsed into the building’s lobby on Monday, injuring an unknown number of people, according to media reports. “We are...

American Embassy Nabs Fake Neurologist With Fake Documents

Officials of the United States of America Consulate General office in Victoria Island, Lagos have nabbed a man,Chukwukere Chinonye, 26 who claimed to be...