Zimbabwe’s president returns amid economic crisis, protest crackdown

Harare: Zimbabwe's President Emmerson Mnangagwa arrived in Harare late Monday, local time, after cutting short his fundraising trip in order to address the country's economic crisis and protest crackdown. Mnangagwa was welcomed at Harare International Airport by Vice-President Constantino Chiwenga, former army commander who was in charge during the President's week-long absence and when the government launched a widespread clampdown in […]

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Chinese fugitive ‘returns’ from New Zealand to surrender

Beijing: A former Chinese automotive official suspected of corruption has returned home from New Zealand to "surrender" to the authorities, the official Xinhua news agency said on Friday, as Beijing steps up efforts to repatriate fugitives. China’s highly-publicised Sky Net operation to return corruption suspects who fled overseas is a crucial plank of President Xi Jinping's sweeping campaign to eradicate corruption. […]

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Why 'Mary Poppins Returns' Gets 3.5 Stars

3.5 stars (out of 4) Don’t worry, Mary Poppins is here. And though the stylish British nanny looks different than you may remember, she’s still super-talented at bringing eye-popping wonder and whimsy into the lives of everyone around her. Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious, in fact. That’s why the best thing you could do for yourself right now is let the fantastical Disney musical […]

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Heather Locklear Returns to Rehab After Hospitalization

On the road to recovery. Heather Locklear has returned to rehab following her hospitalization, Us Weekly confirms. While it’s unknown how long the 57-year-old will remain in a treatment facility, her family hopes she will spend a long time there, according to Radar Online, who first reported the news. In November, a source exclusively told Us that Locklear was hospitalized […]

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Macron returns to France to find nation in turmoil amid violent protests

Paris: French President Emmanuel Macron has ordered his Prime Minister to hold talks with other political leaders and demonstrators as he seeks a way out of fuel tax protests that are sweeping the country. Riot police were overwhelmed on Saturday as "yellow vest" protesters ran amok in Paris' wealthiest neighbourhoods, torching dozens of cars, looting boutiques and smashing homes and […]

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