World Bank President Abruptly Resigns

SAN FRANCISCO, January 7, (THEWILL) - The President of Washington-DC based World Bank, Jim Yong Kim Monday abruptly announced his resignation. He said he would leave...

Coup Foiled In Gabon As Govt Calls For Calm

BEVERLY HILLS, January 07, (THEWILL) - A coup by junior military officers has been foiled in Gabon, with government assuring that ‘the situation is under...

Gabon Soldiers Seize State Radio In Apparent Coup Attempt

Military officers in Gabon staged an apparent coup early Monday morning, seizing the state radio station and declaring their dissatisfaction with President Ali Bongo,...

Malaysia’s King, Sultan Muhammad V, Renounces Throne, Steps Down

BEVERLY HILLS, January 06, (THEWILL) - Malaysia’s king has abdicated, royal officials said on Sunday, in a historic first for the country that ended...

Woman In Vegetative State For Decade Reportedly Gives Birth

A woman said to have been in a vegetative state for at least a decade at a private health care facility in Phoenix reportedly...

5.0-Magnitude Earthquake Hits Japan

SAN FRANCISCO, January 03, (THEWILL) - An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.0 struck Japan’s Kumamoto Prefecture in the central part of Southwestern...

Nigerien Troops Kill 280 Boko Haram Fighters

SAN FRANCISCO, January 03, (THEWILL) - Troops and air strikes have killed more than 280 Boko Haram militants since the Nigerien Government started an...

Somalia Orders Top U.N. Official Nicholas Haysom To Leave

SAN FRANCISCO, January 02, (THEWILL) - Somalia’s government has ordered the top United Nations official in the country to leave, accusing him of interfering with...

Vatican’s Spokesman, Deputy Resign

BEVERLY HILLS, January 01, (THEWILL) - The spokesman for the Vatican and his deputy resigned suddenly on Monday, an official statement said. It gave no reason...

Earthquake Injures 30, Damages Buildings In Italy

SAN FRANCISCO, December 26, (THEWILL) - An earthquake with a magnitude of 4.8 hit an area north of Catania on the slopes of Mount Etna...