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Another UN peacekeeper killed in targeted attack in CAR

New York [US], January 16 (ANI): A United Nations peacekeeper was killed and another suffered injuries in an attack in ...


Displaced children: The world has still not learnt any lessons

In 2020, a devastating pandemic hit the world.As highlighted by the media and on social media, the overwhelming impact of ...


South Africa has never been easy side to beat: Misbah

Karachi [Pakistan], January 16 (ANI): Pakistan head coach Misbah-ul-Haq feels the hosts will have an edge over South Africa in ...


We are working day, night to go to South Africa: McDonald

Brisbane [Australia], January 16 (ANI): Australia assistant coach Andrew McDonald on Saturday said that Cricket Australia (CA) is trying its ...


DJ Fresh and Euphonik pulled off air amid sexual assault allegations

DJ Fresh (Thato Sikwane) and Euphonik (Themba Nkosi) will be pulled off air following allegations of sexual assault.The two DJs ...


South Africa squad arrives in Pakistan

Karachi [Pakistan], January 16 (ANI): The Proteas squad led by Quinton de Kock arrived here on Saturday to play two ...


Covid-19 cases surpass 1.3 million, death toll rises to 36 000

The number of deaths due Covid-19 in South Africa has surpassed 36 000, while positive cases moved beyond the 1.3 ...


Proteas greeted by 'tight' security upon Pakistan arrival

The Proteas are in Pakistan for the first time in 14 years, and were greeted with heavy security measures upon ...


Lockdown: Independent schools turn to online learning

Independent schools have welcomed the decision to postpone the reopening of schools. They say they will use online learning when ...


Trump Fetes Morocco King, Rallies Behind Claim

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump, in a last-minute push to solidify Morocco's normalization with Israel, bestowed a rare award ...


Mozambique replaces army chief as jihadist attacks intensify

President Filipe Nyusi has reshuffled the country's army top generals.The country is facing renewed attacks by an Islamist group in ...


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Four dead, many injured after UN peacekeepers ambushed in Mali

Five United Nations peacekeepers lost their lives on Wednesday, 4 in Mali and one in the Central African Republic. 4 ...

Uganda's president Yoweri Museveni wins re-election

Kampala [Uganda], January 16 (ANI/Xinhua): Uganda's incumbent President Yoweri Museveni has won the country's presidential elections, the Electoral Commission announced ...

Museveni clings on as one of Africa's longest serving leaders

Yoweri Museveni has been re-elected for a sixth term.Museveni took power in Uganda in 1986.While his political opponents say he ...

UN Rushing to Relocate Ethiopian Refugees Away From Sudanese Border

GENEVA - The United Nations and other agencies are rushing to relocate thousands of refugees camped out along the disputed ...

Pakistan is a dangerous side at home: SA coach Boucher

Karachi [Pakistan], January 16 (ANI): South Africa head coach Mark Boucher feels the Proteas have to come up with a ...

Another UN peacekeeper killed in targeted attack in CAR

New York [US], January 16 (ANI): A United Nations peacekeeper was killed and another suffered injuries in an attack in ...

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U.S. stocks dive as demand for U.S. dollars intensifies

NEW YORK, New York - Wall Street ended the week on a negative note Friday with all the major indices ...

Near-$2 trillion stimulus package announced by Biden

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President-elect Joe Biden on Thursday (local time) announced a USD 1.9 trillion plan to revive the ...

Biden stimulus proposal fails to boost stocks in Asia

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks were mixed on Friday despite U.S. President-elect Joe Biden announcing a $1.9 trillion stimulus package ...

House prices in 70 major cities in China record increases

BEIJING, Jan. 15 (Xinhua) -- China continued to see a generally stable housing market in December, with home prices in ...

Impeachment rattles U.S. investors, all ket stock indices lose ground

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks fell on Thursday following data showing a larger-than-expected increase in weekly unemployment claims, ...

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Former firefighter accused of throwing fire extinguisher at Capitol

WASHINGTON, DC The man who struck down three U.S. Capitol Police officers with a fire extinguisher during last week's storming ...


Proescutors charge man from Utah following storming of U.S. Capitol

WASHINGTON, DC - A Utah man has been charged with breaking into the U.S. Capitol last week wearing a bullet-proof ...


Dozens dead in quake which struck Indonesia's West Sulawesi province

Provided by Xinhua | &A 6.2-magnitude earthquake has killed 35 people in Indonesia, injuring 637 and displacing around 15,000 people.JAKARTA, ...


Four dead, many injured after UN peacekeepers ambushed in Mali

Five United Nations peacekeepers lost their lives on Wednesday, 4 in Mali and one in the Central African Republic. 4 ...


Wuhan welcomes WHO experts investigating source of coronavirus

BEIJING, China - A team of 10 World Health Organisation (WHO) experts arrived in Wuhan on Thursday to investigate the ...


Impeachment proceedings in House of Representatives successful

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday became the second U.S. president in history to be impeached.Democrats were ...


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