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Kenya's High Court to Rule Friday on Legality of Gay Sex

NAIROBI - This Friday, Kenya's High Court is set to rule on a case challenging colonial-era laws that criminalize homosexuality. ...


T20 World Cup Africa Final: Namibia, Kenya, Uganda make bright start

Dubai [UAE], May 21 (ANI): Kenya, Namibia, and Uganda made a bright start with their victories over Nigeria, Ghana, and ...


A global survey sheds new light on how bad events affect young people

The percentage of the world's population that's aged between 10 and 24 is growing exponentially. It currently makes up a ...


Laurian Johannes breaks new ground with SA Rugby coaching role

Cape Town - Laurian Johannes, a former Springbok Women's player, has broken new ground with her appointment as coach of ...


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Libyan hostilities could see country become permanently divided

NEW YORK, New York - Libya is on the brink of a civil war which could result in the country ...

UN Blue Helmets to recognise Mali peacekeeper killed in action

A UN peacekeeper who was killed in the act of saving a comrade will be recognised for bravery when he ...

Attack on UN mission in Mali which left peacekeeper dead condemned

BAMAKO, Mali - A violent attack in the West African nation of Mali on Saturday has left at least one ...

Amid border wrangles, Eritreans wrestle with staying or going

An unexpected rapprochement last year between Ethiopia and Eritrea, and the subsequent opening of the border, seemed to offer hope ...

Cipla Q4 net profit more than doubles to Rs 358 crore

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 22 (ANI): Global pharmaceutical company Cipla said on Wednesday its consolidated profit more than doubled to ...

ANALYSIS: Saying no to Parliament - What's at stake for Mbete?

While she is yet to give reasons for refusing to return to Parliament as an ordinary member, former parliamentary speaker ...

North Africa

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Libyan hostilities could see country become permanently divided

NEW YORK, New York - Libya is on the brink of a civil war which could result in the country ...

Amid border wrangles, Eritreans wrestle with staying or going

An unexpected rapprochement last year between Ethiopia and Eritrea, and the subsequent opening of the border, seemed to offer hope ...

Stuart Baxter: 'I'm always keen on Khune'

Cape Town - Bafana Bafana coach Stuart Baxter named his provisional 2019 Africa Cup of Nations squad with Itumeleng Khune ...

Baxter: 'Players in form are not always international players'

Cape Town - Head coach Stuart Baxter on Tuesday explained his decision to overlook certain players when selecting his Bafana ...

Ethiopia begins rationing electricity for homes and industries

Ethiopia has started to ration electricity for domestic and industrial customers after a drop in water levels in hydroelectric dams ...

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Amid border wrangles, Eritreans wrestle with staying or going

An unexpected rapprochement last year between Ethiopia and Eritrea, and the subsequent opening of the border, seemed to offer hope ...


150,000 flee as Syria buffer zone collapses

Renewed violence in rebel-held northwestern Syria has killed dozens of civilians and forced 150,000 people into flight in one week ...


After Sri Lanka attacks, anti-Muslim backlash points to new divisions

Rights groups are warning of an escalation in inter-communal violence in Sri Lanka as Muslim minorities – and hundreds of ...


UK keeps limits on cash aid in Syria over counter-terror fears

Despite criticism, the UK has only partially reversed a cash aid freeze in northeastern Syria and is still suspending monthly ...


Opponents know what I'm capable of: Chris Gayle

Melbourne [Australia], May 22 (ANI): West Indies destructive batsman Chris Gayle is all pumped for the forthcoming ICC Men's Cricket ...


US warns Syria over suspected use of chemical attacks

Washington D.C. [USA], May 22 (ANI): The United States on Tuesday warned the Syrian government over carrying out chemical attacks ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

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