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South Africa bid to host 2019 AFCON

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


Kenya, Jersey Island Sign Deal for Return of Graft Money

NAIROBI - Kenyan officials signed an agreement Tuesday with Jersey, an island off the coast of France, that will pave ...


Sustainable Tree Farming Means Better Lives for Kenyan Farmers

KILIFI, KENYA  - Wood consumption - including logging and the production of charcoal - is a leading cause of forest ...


Border Patrol arrests former student from Kenya in Spokane

SPOKANE, Wash. In spite of a city ordinance that bars federal immigration agents from accessing nonpublic city property without a ...


Africa

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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 ...

US Immigrant Detentions, Accusations of Rights Violations Rise

WASHINGTON - A growing number of immigrants in the United States are being incarcerated in detention centers for increasingly extended ...

Nigerian Military Bans, Lifts Ban on UNICEF Within Hours

The Nigerian military lifted a ban on UNICEF activities in the northeast of the country hours after suspending the agency ...

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 ...

North Africa

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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 ...

US Immigrant Detentions, Accusations of Rights Violations Rise

WASHINGTON - A growing number of immigrants in the United States are being incarcerated in detention centers for increasingly extended ...

Nigerian Military Bans, Lifts Ban on UNICEF Within Hours

The Nigerian military lifted a ban on UNICEF activities in the northeast of the country hours after suspending the agency ...

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 ...

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 ...

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Israeli PM says human rights and free press need balancing

TEL AVIV, Israel - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has thrown his support behind Saudi Arabia over the Jamal Khashoggi ...


MEA recommends action in 23 passports missing case

New Delhi [India], Dec 15 (ANI): Union Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) headed by Sushma Swaraj on Saturday directed the ...


India and France agree to fight terrorism jointly

New Delhi [India], Dec 15 (ANI): India and France have agreed to fight terrorism together, French Minister for Europe and ...


Hardik Pandya claims five-wicket-haul on return from injury

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Dec 15 (ANI): A notable absentee from the India tour of Australia, all-rounder Hardik Pandya has claimed ...


Iran, Qatar Express Support for Yemen Peace Talks

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and Qatari Prime Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser Al Thani have expressed the support ...


Afghanistan Hosts Pakistan, China For Talks

Afghanistan, Pakistan, and China are meeting on December 15 in the Afghan capital to discuss trade, development, and security. Shahussain ...


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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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