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INS Sunayna makes another arms haul, five rifles seized

Kochi (Kerala) [India], Dec 15 (ANI): Indian Naval Ship Sunayna, an Offshore Patrol Vessel (OPV) of the Southern Naval Command ...

'Young Miracle:' Baby Recovers from Ebola in Congo Outbreak

JOHANNESBURG - They call her the 'young miracle.' A baby who was admitted to an Ebola treatment center just six ...

UN investigates systematic sexual violence across South Sudan

Widespread and systematic sexual violence across South Sudan, just a few months after the country's top two politicians signed a ...

CAR's anti-Balaka militia quits disarmament efforts

Two militia groups involved in bloodshed in Central African Republic said on Friday they were withdrawing from a disarmament programme ...

Zimbabwe to release election shooting probe next week

Zimbabwe's president Emmerson Mnangagwa said on Friday that a report probing deadly election violence when soldiers opened fire on protesters ...

SANDF sends more engineers to sort out Vaal River contamination

The number of South African National Defence Force (SANDF) specialised engineers deployed to find solutions to the contamination of the ...

UN Rights Chief Calls for End to Pre-Election Violence in DR Congo

GENEVA - The U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights, Michelle Bachelet, has condemned the latest eruption of violence against opposition ...

Ethiopia moving troops from Eritrean border amid new peace

Ethiopian military officials say they are moving troops away from the border with Eritrea, months after the former rivals made ...

Urgency of Climate Talks Seen in Coal Plants, Ice

WARSAW, POLAND - As politicians haggle at a U.N. climate conference in Poland over ways to limit global warming, the ...

Cte dIvoire Art Exhibition Underway in Tehran

The Iranian capital Tehran is hosting an exhibition of artworks and masks used by various tribes of Ivory Coast. The ...

Peace needed in South Sudan to end five years of displacement

"On the fifth anniversary of the start of conflict in South Sudan, UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, is appealing again ...

Suspected jihadists kill 42 in Mali's nomadic Tuareg camps

Suspected jihadists on motorcycles have killed at least 42 people during a series of attacks on Tuareg nomadic camps in ...

Prasa closes Pretoria train station for 40 days for maintenance

If you take a train from Metrorail's Bosman station in Pretoria as part of your commute to work, you'll need ...

DQ elevates SA's Tandy to bronze in China

Cape Town - The disqualification of British swimmer Ben Proud elevated South Africa's Bradley Tandy to the bronze medal in ...

Ebola in the DRC: expert sets out critical lessons learnt in Liberia

Mosoka Fallah, Harvard Medical School Ebola in the Democratic Republic Congo (DRC) has now spread to urban areas. The Conversation ...

Le Clos unable to lead team-mates to relay medal

Cape Town - A Chad le Clos -led South African 4x50m freestyle relay team weren't quick enough to secure a ...

Mahatma Gandhi accused of racism in Ghana

PanARMENIAN.Net - A Mahatma Gandhi statue has been removed from the campus of the University of Ghana after protests from ...

UNHCR warns of massive shelter needs of DR Congo's displaced

UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, is extremely concerned at the large number of people left homeless by fighting in the ...

PODCAST: A messy week for Mabe and the return of 'president' Hlaudi

This week on POLOTIKI, the VBS saga continues to unfold. Julius Malema and his political party are back in court, ...

South Africa bids to host 2019 AFCON

Johannesburg - South Africa has formally bid to replace Cameroon as hosts of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) ...

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Strasbourg Christmas market attacker killed after manhunt

STRASBOURG, France - The wide-spread and intense manhunt for the gunman who killed three people and left several others injured ...

U.S. Senate hands Trump a double defeat on Saudi Arabia

WASHINGTON, U.S. - The U.S. Senate handed the country's President Donald Trump a double defeat, after voting to not only ...

Man from Malaysia faces drug importation charges in Perth

PERTH, Western Australia - A 40-year-old Malaysian man appeared in the Perth Magistrates Court on Friday charged over the alleged ...

Australian police seize half-tonne of meth, arrest two teens

PARRAMATTA, Western Sydney, NSW, Australia - A 17-year-old boy appeared in Parramatta Children’s Court on Friday on charges relating to ...

Cohen handed three year prison sentence in Mueller probe

WASHINGTON, U.S. - A Manhattan Federal Court judge sentenced the U.S. President Donald Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen to three ...

Warehouse with voting machines in Congo destroyed in blaze

KINSHASA, Congo - A massive blaze engulfed a warehouse in Congo on Thursday, destroyed a large number of machines and ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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