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From festivals in Florida to touring Dracula’s digs in Romania, we round up the best destinations to visit this October. As summer abandons Europe again this October, eke out the last of the rays and raves in Ibiza, where nightclubs will be going out with a bang for the winter break. When the party finally stops head to the island’s north.

Ghana’s anti-corruption chief resigns

Ghana’s anti-graft chief, Mr Martin Amidu, on Monday announced his resignation with immediate effect, citing the lack of cooperation from the government and state...

Iconic Indian actor Soumitra Chatterjee dies at 85

Indian veteran actor and star of Bengali cinema Soumitra Chatterjee died on Sunday, officials said. Chatterjee, born in 1935, breathed his last at a hospital...

Biden wins in Georgia, closing with 306 electoral votes

Media projections indicate that U.S. President-elect Joe Biden will win the election in Georgia, becoming the first Democrat to claim the southern state in...

US Election: China finally congratulates Biden

China has congratulated Joe Biden on winning the US presidential election. Reacting several days after most other world powers acknowledged the result, the Chinese...

JUST IN: Ex-Ghanaian president, Jerry Rawlings dies from COVID-19

Former President of Ghana, Mr Jerry Rawlings, is dead. He died on Thursday during an illness suspected to be COVID-19 at the Korle Bu Teaching...

Bahrain’s longest-serving PM Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa dies

Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa, who served as Bahrain’s prime minister since 1971, is dead at the age 84, the royal court announced on...

JUST IN: Ex- Malian President Toure dies at 72

Mali’s former president Amadou Toumani Toure, who led the Sahel nation for a decade before being ousted in a coup, has died in Turkey...

Trump sacks Defence Secretary, Esper

U.S. President Donald Trump has sacked the country’s Secretary of Defence, Mr Mark Esper, after reports of recent clashes between the two over several...

COVID-19: Iran records 459 deaths in a day

Iran’s Health Ministry reported on Sunday that the country recorded 459 deaths due to COVID-19 in a day, as the daily infection rate also...

Obama, Clintons react to Biden’s election

Former U.S. President Barack Obama is among prominent Americans who have reacted to Joe Biden’s projected victory in Tuesday’s presidential election. In a statement, Obama...