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Cape Town drought declared a 'national disaster'
  • Wed, 14 Feb 2018 10:37

The announcement came as the city revealed "Day Zero", when it will run out of water, is delayed. BBC News - Africa

Maldives state of emergency declared by government
  • Mon, 05 Feb 2018 22:59

The government has already suspended parliament amid a political crisis in the island nation. BBC News - Asia

Eastern Cougars Declared Extinct—But That Might Not be Bad
  • Fri, 26 Jan 2018 21:17

The elusive big cats vanished from the northeastern U.S. nearly 100 years ago, but their western cousins may be expanding their range. National Geogr...

Brazil Expects To Be Declared Free Of Foot-And-Mouth Disease With Vaccination
  • Sat, 06 Jan 2018 12:32

Brazil expects the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE) to declare the country free from foot-and-mouth disease with vaccinations at a meeting i...

De Sade’s 120 Days of Sodom declared French national treasure
  • Sat, 23 Dec 2017 14:32

The French government stepped in Monday to declare the manuscript of the Marquis de Sade's "120 Days of Sodom" a national treasure as it was about to ...

After 45-year wait, repairs declared finished on all 1,001 bodhisattva statues at Kyoto sightseeing spot
  • Sat, 23 Dec 2017 12:28

Preservation and repair work has been completed on all 1,001 statues of 1,000-armed Kannon bodhisattva at Kyoto’s Sanjusangendo Hall, ending a 4...

Venezuela's state oil firm PDVSA declared in default
  • Fri, 17 Nov 2017 16:08

Crisis-plagued Venezuela has suffered another blow as a committee of creditors has ruled that state oil company PDVSA defaulted on its debt — a deci...

Hizbollah claims Riyadh has declared war on Lebanon
  • Sat, 11 Nov 2017 06:31

November 10, 2017Erika Solomon in Beirut Listen to this article Play audio for this article Pause 00:00 00:00 This is an experimental feature...

'Victory declared' over 130 tonne Whitechapel fatberg
  • Fri, 03 Nov 2017 23:36

Thames Water says the 130-tonne "beast" beneath Whitechapel has "finally been defeated". BBC News - England

Kenyan President Kenyatta declared winner of controversial election re-run
  • Mon, 30 Oct 2017 22:31

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta has been declared the winner of last Thursday’s​controversial ​repeat presidential election even though no votin...

UK eggs declared safe 30 years after salmonella scare
  • Thu, 12 Oct 2017 02:31

Young children, pregnant women and other vulnerable groups can safely eat raw eggs, say UK food experts. BBC News - Health

Gulf Coast braces for Hurricane Nate, evacuation orders declared
  • Sat, 07 Oct 2017 20:32

States of emergency have been declared in Mississippi, Alabama and Louisiana. ABC News: Top Stories

Once declared extinct, Lord Howe Island stick insects really do live
  • Thu, 05 Oct 2017 23:32

Lord Howe Island stick insects were once numerous on the tiny crescent-shaped island off the coast of Australia for which they are named. Now, biologi...

Why Jantar Mantar was declared as official venue for holding protests in Delhi
  • Thu, 05 Oct 2017 22:43

After the National Green Tribunal's direction to the Delhi government to stop all protests at the Jantar Mantar area , the new place for sit-ins is an...

Palace: No non-working days declared for 31st ASEAN Summit yet
  • Wed, 27 Sep 2017 13:22

MANILA, Philippines — There is no official declaration of non-working days in Manila for the 31st ASEAN summit and related meetings in November. p...

North Korean diplomat: Trump ‘declared war’
  • Wed, 27 Sep 2017 01:18

UNITED NATIONS --- North Korea's top diplomat said Monday that a weekend tweet by US President Donald Trump was a "declaration of war" and North Korea...

North Korea Says Trump Declared War on Pyongyang
  • Tue, 26 Sep 2017 14:47

Citing a Twitter post by President Trump, North Korea’s top diplomat said the U.S. had declared war on his country and that all possible responses w...

North Korea: US declared war. US: No we didn't
  • Tue, 26 Sep 2017 13:08 - RSS Channel - App International Edition

North Korean minister says Trump has declared 'war'
  • Tue, 26 Sep 2017 12:29

"The question of who won’t be around much longer will be answered then." ABC News: International

North Korea crisis: Washington denies 'war declared'
  • Tue, 26 Sep 2017 12:14

North Korea said the US had declared war but the White House dismisses the talk as "absurd". BBC News - Asia

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