LifestyleWorld

T-Rex fossil sells for record-breaking $31.8 mn

One of the most complete specimens of aT-Rexfossil in the world was sold for a record $31.8 million Tuesday by Christie’s in New York, nearly quadrupling the previous highest price for a dinosaur at auction. The apex predator made mincemeat of…
PoliticsWorld

Donald Trump leaves Walter Reed military hospital

US President Donald Trump left Walter Reed military hospital today, where he has been hospitalized since Friday for having tested positive for covid-19, at approximately 6:40 pm local time (11:40 pm Lisbon time). Wearing a mask, Donald Trump walked the short distance…
PoliticsWorld

The Nigerian drummer who set the beat for US civil rights

Three years before Rosa Parks’ bus boycott, Nigerian drummer Babatunde Olatunji protested against racial segregation in the southern states of America. He was part of a generation of Africans who played an important role in the fight for racial justice in the US…
PoliticsWorld

Trump hails Abe as Japan's best-ever prime minister

US President Donald Trump on Sunday praised outgoing Prime Minister Shinzo Abe as Japan’s best head of government ever. In a late night tweet Trump said he had just spoken with Abe, who is resigning for health reasons. “Shinzo will soon be recognized as the…
SocietyWorld

Uganda to US adoption scam: judges and lawyers sanctioned

The US has imposed financial sanctions and visa restrictions on two Ugandan judges and two lawyers over their part in an international adoption scam involving more than 30 children, reports The Guardian Judges Moses Mukiibi and Wilson Musalu Musene, and lawyers Dorah…