Dam fails in Puerto Rico, 70,000 told to evacuate

Some 70,000 people were ordered to evacuate their homes Friday after a rain-swollen dam in Puerto Rico failed in the latest disaster caused by HurricaneMaria.With the death toll from ... Continue Reading →

Climate change requires most urgent mitigation measures, African leaders tell UN Assembly

21 September 2017 &#150 Citing the spate of recent devastating hurricanes, African leaders – from small island States to larger landlocked countries – mounted the podium ... Continue Reading →

Seychelles calls for new partnerships to end AIDS

New York, President Danny Faure yesterday called for a new paradigm of global partnerships based on a shared responsibility to end AIDS.He was speaking at a high-level event by UNAIDS ... Continue Reading →

Seychelles’ basketball teams to compete in tournament in Madagascar this weekend

The Seychelles' men and women basketball champions will be participating in the Indian Ocean Club championship taking place in Madagascar starting this weekend.Beau Vallon Heat, the ... Continue Reading →

China warns of ‘complicated’ situation on Korean Peninsula

China warned on Friday that the situation on the Korean Peninsula was "complicated and sensitive" and called for restraint on all sides after North Korea hinted that it might explode ... Continue Reading →