Winter Olympics 2018: Japanese speed skater suspended after Acetazolamide is found in his system

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The organisers of the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics have recorded the first positive drugs test in the ongoing competition in South Korea. Japanese short-track speed skater Kei Saito failed an out-of-competition test and was suspended for doping after Acetazolamide was found in his system.   The Court of Arbitration for Sport […]

Wife of President Trump’s son hospitalized after opening white powder envelope

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The US president’s daughter-in-law, Vanessa Trump, was taken to hospital as a precaution after opening an envelope containing white powder. The letter was addressed to Donald Trump Jr, Mr Trump’s eldest son, at his apartment in Manhattan. Mrs Trump and two others at the scene were decontaminated by firefighters and taken to hospital […]

Zimbabwe’s opposition leader, Morgan Tsvangirai ‘critically ill’ with colon cancer

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Zimbabwe’s main opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai is critically ill in a South African hospital. Local media quoted family sources as saying the 65-year-old former prime minister – who is being treated for colon cancer; is suffering from weight loss, exhaustion and muscle thinning. During his political struggle against ex-President Robert Mugabe, he was beaten and […]