Month: April 2018

Time’s Up movement sets sights on R. Kelly

Time’s Up movement sets sights on R. Kelly

Fresh off the conviction of Bill Cosby, the Time's Up movement for gender equality on Monday urged the music business to dump R&B star R. Kell ...
J. Cole strikes chord with anti-drug rap

J. Cole strikes chord with anti-drug rap

In an age when so much of hip-hop revels in thug life, an earnest warning by rapper J. Cole on the dangers of drugs has proven a runaway success. ...
Zidane says pursuit of history galvanises Real Madrid

Zidane says pursuit of history galvanises Real Madrid

The possibility of reaching a third straight Champions League final is "galvanising" Real Madrid for their semi-final second leg against Bayern Mu ...
Russia seeks monkey chant solution ahead of World Cup

Russia seeks monkey chant solution ahead of World Cup

Russian football's anti-racism chief wants the World Cup hosts to start using fan ID cards at league matches to combat monkey chants. Ape noise ...
Barcelona celebrates La Liga

Barcelona celebrates La Liga

Thousands of Barcelona fans lined the streets of the city Monday to celebrate the club's La Liga and Copa del Rey double, although the pain of an ...
UK’s new interior minister promises immigration reforms after scandals

UK’s new interior minister promises immigration reforms after scandals

Britain's new interior minister pledged Monday to create a "fair and humane immigration" system hours after being appointed as he tried to move be ...
Russians Not Turning on Kremlin despite sanctions

Russians Not Turning on Kremlin despite sanctions

The latest U.S. sanctions imposed on Russia earlier this month targeting two dozen Kremlin insiders and oligarchs close to Vladimir Putin and their co ...
Trump-Buhari state meeting: A chance to mend the US-Nigeria relationship?

Trump-Buhari state meeting: A chance to mend the US-Nigeria relationship?

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari is set to meet US President Donald Trump in Washington on Monday. The meeting comes shorty after Trump's un ...
“Avengers” opens with $630 mn, smashing global record

“Avengers” opens with $630 mn, smashing global record

"Avengers: Infinity War" took in $630 million in its first weekend, the highest global opening of all time, industry estimates showed on Sunday. ...
Messi : “Barcelona have been far superior in La Liga”

Messi : “Barcelona have been far superior in La Liga”

Lionel Messi revelled in Barcelona's seventh La Liga title in 10 seasons on Sunday, saying his team were "far superior" to their domestic rivals d ...