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Rights office welcomes Zambia's pledge to abolish the death penalty

Zambia's plan to abolish the death penalty adds to the growing global chorus against the practice, the UN Human Rights ...


Main focus of Vice President's visit to Sengal, Gabon is Francophone countries: MEA

New Delhi [India], May 28 (ANI): The main focus of Vice President Venkaiah Naidu's visit to Senegal and Gabon is ...


WHO: Nearly 200 Cases of Monkeypox in More Than 20 Countries

London - The World Health Organization says nearly 200 cases of monkeypox have been reported in more than 20 countries ...


Safety of Senegal's Hospitals Questioned After Infant Deaths

TIVAOUANE, Senegal - Senegal's president, Macky Sall, has fired the health minister and called for three days of mourning following ...


Bank Predicts Slower Economic Growth, Rising Inflation in Africa

According to the latest African Economic Outlook report by the African Development Bank, Russia's invasion of Ukraine and lingering effects ...


Nobel Laureate Denounces Rape as Weapon of War

WASHINGTON - When asked if he is afraid for his life, Dr. Denis Mukwege responded candidly: 'I am human.' Due ...


Vice President Naidu to address business roundtable during Qatar visit

New Delhi [India], May 27 (ANI): During his visit to Qatar, Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu will address the India-Qatar ...


Africa is 'priority continent' for India, huge potential to join collaboration in resource exploration: MEA

New Delhi [India], May 27 (ANI): Terming Africa a priority continent for India, the Ministry of External Affairs on Friday ...


Somalia's new president Hassan Sheikh: his strengths and weaknesses

Somalia has a new president. Hassan Sheikh Mohamud beat the incumbent Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo in a long-delayed election. It's not ...


Vice President Naidu expected to launch India-Qatar Startup Bridge during visit to Qatar

New Delhi [India], May 27 (ANI): During his upcoming visit to Qatar, Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu is expected to ...


Western leaders have many complexes Lavrov

Their neocolonialist policies are driven by delusions of grandeur and a sense of entitlement, Russia's top diplomat tells RTWestern leaders ...


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Scott McCarron, Stephen Ames share 36-hole lead at Senior PGA

Scott McCarron and Canada's Stephen Ames each shot a 5-under-par 66 Friday to share the lead after two rounds of ...

Red Bulls try to snap home winless streak against D.C. United

The New York Red Bulls will host D.C. United Saturday night in the 98th MLS meeting between the two clubs, ...

Yankees transfer 3B Josh Donaldson to IL (shoulder inflammation)

The New York Yankees transferred third baseman Josh Donaldson from the COVID-19 injured list to the 10-day injured list due ...

Rights office welcomes Zambia's pledge to abolish the death penalty

Zambia's plan to abolish the death penalty adds to the growing global chorus against the practice, the UN Human Rights ...

Dozen Journalists Held in Ethiopia Crackdown

Nairobi, Kenya - At least a dozen journalists have been detained in a wave of arrests in Ethiopia, media workers ...

Main focus of Vice President's visit to Sengal, Gabon is Francophone countries: MEA

New Delhi [India], May 28 (ANI): The main focus of Vice President Venkaiah Naidu's visit to Senegal and Gabon is ...

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Nasdaq Composite leads U.S. stocks in rally, index adds more than 3%

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks raced ahead on Friday, with technology shares leading the way on signs inflation ...

Hyundai recalls vehicles in US, Canada to replace seat belt part

WASHINGTON D.C.: Due to seat-belt mechanisms that could explode and shoot out metal fragments in the event of a crash, ...

Starbucks announces closure of all outlets in Russia

SEATTLE, Washington: Following the decision of McDonald's, Seattle-based Starbucks said this week that it will exit the Russian market after ...

Asian stock markets join global rally, Japan's Nikkei 225 gains 177 points

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were stronger across the board on Friday, following a two-day surge on Wall ...

Turkish lira falls to 15.65 against U.S. dollar

ANKARA, Turkey: The Turkish lira dropped 1 percent in value for an eighth consecutive session to beyond 15.65 against the ...

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After earlier accepting 1 million migrants, Greece closes borders, sea

ATHENS, Greece: After a sharp increase in attempted entries by migrants through its Aegean islands and land border with Turkey ...


Hong Kong Catholic cardinal urges end to deal with China and Vatican

HONG KONG: In his first public remarks since he was arrested under Hong Kong's National Security Law earlier this month, ...


Bill to close media agencies begins way through Russian parliament

MOSCOW, Russia: Following the closure of a number of Russian state news outlets in the West, this week the Russian ...


UK, Lithuania boost defense cooperation to counter Russian aggression

LONDON, England: A joint declaration to boost defense and security collaboration was signed between Britain and Lithuania this week. London ...


In Tokyo, Biden supports Japan seeking seat on Security Council

TOKYO, Japan: U.S. President Joe Biden said this week that he supports calls for Japan to become a permanent member ...


Britain says arm Moldova to prepare for Russian invasion

LONDON, England: The UK's Telegraph newspaper has reported that Foreign Secretary Liz Truss has proposed that Britain send modern weaponry ...


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