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Ugandan Youth March Against Degradation of Environment

KAMPALA, UGANDA - Nearly 1,000 young people marched Friday in Kampala to protest land, forest and wetland degradation around the ...


Worldwide Protest Launched Against Climate Change

A day of worldwide protests against climate change is underway that organizers predict will draw more than one million participants, ...


2 Kenyans dropped from Doha Worlds over testosterone levels

Nairobi - Two female Kenyan middle-distance runners have been dropped from the team for this month's IAAF World Championships in ...


Migrant workers still exploited in World Cup host Qatar: Amnesty

Paris - Qatar is not fulfilling all its promises to improve the conditions of migrant workers in the country in ...


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Somali pirates release man after five years of captivity

MOGADISHU, Somalia - An Iranian hostage has been set free by Somali pirates after being held in captivity for five ...

Brad Binder wins Moto2 race in Madrid

Cape Town - South Africa's Brad Binder has won his second Moto2 race of the season with victory in Madrid, ...

Blitzboks claim Oktoberfest7's with last-gasp win over Fiji

Cape Town - The Blitzboks have won the Oktoberfest7's competition with a brilliant last-gasp 12-10 win over Fiji in the ...

India win toss, opt to bat first in third T20I against South Africa

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], Sept 22 (ANI): India won the toss and opted to bat first in the third T20I match ...

Researchers discover vaccine to treat herpes

Washington DC [USA], Sept 22 (ANI): Researchers have discovered a new vaccine which is proving to be effective in combating ...

Ghana's copyright law for folklore hampers cultural growth

Ghana has a rich folkloric tradition that includes Adinkra symbols, Kente cloth, traditional festivals, music and storytelling. Perhaps one of ...

North Africa

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Ghana's copyright law for folklore hampers cultural growth

Ghana has a rich folkloric tradition that includes Adinkra symbols, Kente cloth, traditional festivals, music and storytelling. Perhaps one of ...

We've learnt a great deal since South Africa's biggest quake 50 years ago

Fifty years ago I was a teenager growing up in Cape Town. At about 10pm on 29 September 1969, our ...

Sudan's New PM Launches Probe Into Protesters' Deaths

CAIRO - Sudan's newly appointed prime minister is launching an independent investigation into June's deadly crackdown on protesters that killed ...

Iranian Man Held For Years By Somali Pirates Freed

An Iranian man held hostage by Somali pirates for four-and-a-half years has been released and is on his way home, ...

DR Congo to deploy second Ebola vaccine

Health authorities in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) have said they plan to introduce a second Ebola vaccine ...

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World economic growth is 'fragile,' Lagarde says

World economic growth is "fragile" and "under threat," former International Monetary Fund director Christine Lagarde says, and is over-reliant on ...


Facebook CEO eases tensions but lawmakers press on privacy rules

Facebook Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg's Washington charm offensive appeared to ease tensions between the social media giant and US ...


Rajnath warns Pak over war against India, threatens to snatch PoK

Patna (Bihar) [India], Sept 22 (ANI): Amid heightened tensions between India and Pakistan over the repeal of Article 370, Defence ...


US: Trump emplanes for Houston to attend 'Howdy, Modi!' mega event

Maryland [US], Sept 22 (ANI): US President Donald Trump on Sunday (local time) emplaned for Houston, Texas where he will ...


Congress' Rashid Alvi questions source of funding for 'Howdy Modi'

New Delhi [India], Sept 22 (ANI): Congress leader Rashid Alvi raised questions over the source of funding for Prime Minister ...


Iran accuses foreign forces of raising Gulf 'insecurity'

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Sunday denounced the presence of foreign forces in the Gulf and said Iran would proffer ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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