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American Sikhs are targets of bigotry, often due to cultural ignorance

Ten years ago, a white supremacist opened fire on a Sikh congregation in Oak Creek, Wisconsin, killing six people and ...


Preliminary Presidential Election Results in Kenya Show Tight Race

Nairobi - More than 43,000 polling stations have submitted their presidential results from Tuesday's vote. A provisional result shows a ...


Kenyans Waiting for Results of Close Presidential Election

NAIROBI - Kenyans are waiting for the results of a close but calm presidential election in which the turnout was ...


Kenya's election: institutional safeguards are still a work in progress

Kenya has held its seventh national election since the reintroduction of multiparty competition in the early 1990s. Elections in the ...


Polls Close Peacefully in Kenya

Nairobi, Kenya - Polls have closed across Kenya for presidential, legislative and local elections, and it appears voting across the ...


Kenyans Vote in Tight Presidential Election

Nairobi, kenya - Kenya's electoral commission says all 46,232 polling stations opened Tuesday for voters to cast their ballot for ...


Polls Open in Kenyan Presidential Election Said to be Tight

Nairobi, kenya - Polls opened Tuesday in Kenya's unusual presidential election, where a longtime opposition leader who is backed by ...


Kenya Electoral Agency Upgrades Technology to Avoid Voter Fraud

Nairobi - Kenyans head to the polls Tuesday, and the country will rely heavily on technology to verify voter identity ...


Ethiopia Deploys New Troops into Neighboring Somalia

Mogadishu - Authorities in southwestern Somalia said Ethiopia has deployed hundreds of troops into Somalia's Gedo region to prevent al-Shabab ...


Indian contingent ends campaign with 61 medals, here is a look at their final day of CWG 2022

Birmingham [UK], August 8 (ANI): India's campaign at the Commonwealth Games 2022 officially came to an end, with 61 medals ...


Explainer: Why Kenya's Presidential Election is Important

Nairobi - Kenyans are voting Tuesday to choose a successor to President Uhuru Kenyatta after a decade in power. The ...


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UK's Horniman Museum to return 72 artifacts to Nigeria

LONDON, England: Following a request by Nigeria's National Commission for Museums and Monuments, the Horniman Museum in London has agreed ...

Liam Livingstone, Rashid Khan among five players signed by MI Cape Town ahead of inaugural South Africa T20 League

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India]/Cape Town [South Africa], August 11 (ANI): MI Cape Town, today announced the signing of 5 players ahead ...

Mahela Jayawardene chooses Babar Azam as one to dethrone Joe Root from top spot in Test rankings

Dubai [UAE], August 11 (ANI): Sri Lankan batting legend Mahela Jayawardene opines that star Pakistan batter Babar Azam can dethrone ...

Blinken in Rwanda to Discuss Congo Tensions, Human Rights

KIGALI, RWANDA - U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken is in Rwanda, the last stop on his three-nation tour of ...

Jaishankar wishes people of Chad on country's Independence Day

New Delhi [India], August 11 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Thursday extended greetings to the government and people ...

Serena Williams bids farewell, Coco Gauff battles for win in Toronto

It was a loss that made the biggest news at the National Bank Open in Toronto on Wednesday as Serena ...

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UK's Horniman Museum to return 72 artifacts to Nigeria

LONDON, England: Following a request by Nigeria's National Commission for Museums and Monuments, the Horniman Museum in London has agreed ...

Jaishankar wishes people of Chad on country's Independence Day

New Delhi [India], August 11 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Thursday extended greetings to the government and people ...

Serena Williams bids farewell, Coco Gauff battles for win in Toronto

It was a loss that made the biggest news at the National Bank Open in Toronto on Wednesday as Serena ...

42 Malian Soldiers Killed in Suspected Jihadi Attacks

Bamako, Mali - Forty-two Malian soldiers died in a sophisticated weekend attack by suspected jihadis using drones and artillery, authorities ...

Iga Swiatek rolls, Coco Gauff battles for win in Toronto

Top seed Iga Swiatek of Poland breezed into the next round while No. 10 Coco Gauff needed nearly three hours ...

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Indian fighter jet draws interest, orders from nations worldwide

DELHI, India: India's defense ministry has said that the country has offered to sell 18 Tejas light single-engine jet combat ...


Ireland prepares for energy rationing, reports local media

DUBLIN, Ireland: Ireland, fearing fuel shortages, is weighing the rationing of fuel, to begin as early as September, according to ...


Canada sends 225 soldiers to help train Ukrainian forces

OTTAWA, Ontario: Military trainers from Canada will head to the United Kingdom to teach Ukrainians new techniques for fighting the ...


Survey of economists says 2022 Turkey deficit could grow to $40.2 bln

ISTANBUL, Turkey: Turkey's current accounts are expected to record a deficit of $3.4 billion in June and end the year ...


Military demands access to social media accounts to award govt contracts

NAYPYITAW, Myanmar - According to a leaked internal document obtained by the press, companies awarded government contracts are being investigated ...


First Ukraine grain shipment sailing towards Dublin

DUBLIN, Ireland: Ireland is set to receive one of three ships that have sailed from Ukraine filled with grain. The ...


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