African community targeted in China virus crackdown

African community targeted in China virus crackdown

Africans in southern China's largest city say they have become targets of suspicion and subjected to forced evictions, arbitrary quarantines and mass coronavirus testing as the country steps up its fight against imported infections.

Italy migrant shooting spree 'triggered by woman's murder'

Italy migrant shooting spree 'triggered by woman's murder'

Luca Traini was arrested and taken into custody after drive-by attacks in the town of Macerata wounded five men and one woman from Ghana, Mali and Nigeria on Saturday.

Indian police arrest five over attacks on African residents

Indian police arrest five over attacks on African residents

Police said on Sunday they arrested five Indians accused of assaulting Africans in New Delhi, after African diplomats urged the Indian government to ensure the safety of their nationals living in the country.

Central Africans vote for peace

Central Africans vote for peace

Central Africans cast their ballots yesterday in an election meant to restore democratic rule, determined to turn the page on years of bloodshed that has killed thousands and split the impoverished nation along religious and ethnic lines.