New Obama law to spare 5m illegal immigrants from deportation


Nearly five million people living illegally in the US can ...

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Burkina Faso’s Lt Col Zida named PM


The authorities in Burkina Faso have appointed an army officer, ...

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Kenyans protest over Nairobi miniskirt attack


At least 200 people have protested in Kenya’s capital, Nairobi, ...

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Troops, vigilantes take back Nigerian town seized by Boko Haram


Nigerian troops backed by civilian vigilantes reclaimed the northeastern town ...

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Burkina Faso chooses interim President

Michel Kafando

Officials in Burkina Faso have named former foreign minister Michel ...

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Women dead after mass sterilisation in India


At least eight women have died and dozens of others ...

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