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East African Countries Move to Ban Skin-Bleaching Products

JUBA, SOUTH SUDAN - East African countries moved a step closer to approving a ban on skin-bleaching products.The East African ...


Dispute Over Oil Deposits Raises Somalia-Kenya Tension

NAIROBI - The Somali government says it's not ready to take any action that could threaten its relationship with its ...


East Africa Closer to Banning Hydroquinone Skin-Lightening Products

ARUSHA, TANZANIA - East African countries are set to ban skin-lightening products that contain hydroquinone, a medical agent linked to ...


SA duo to ref women's internationals

Cape Town - South Africa's leading female referees, Aimee-Barrett Theron and Ashleigh Murray, will hold the whistle in the July ...


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Fears Ebola epidemic could spread beyod DRC

KINSHASA, Democratic Republic of the Congo (Central Africa) - With the Democratic Republic of the Congo's worst ever Ebola outbreak ...

As migrant numbers swell on the US-Mexico border, so do unmet needs

A short walk over the bridge that connects the United States to Mexico, a group of 14 Guatemalans, the youngest ...

Sudan vows to support Saudi Arabia against "all threats and attacks"

Riyadh [Saudi Arabia], May 25 (ANI): Sudan on Friday pledged to back regional ally Saudi Arabia against "all threats and ...

Drones Deliver Medical Supplies in Ghana

NEW TAFO AKIM, GHANA - At New Tafo Hospital, health care workers watch the sky, listening for a distinct buzzing noise they ...

Eskom CEO resigns due to 'unimaginable demands' impacting his health

Phakamani Hadebe has announced his sudden resignation as Eskom's chief executive officer, the power utility confirmed to Fin24.Hadebe will leave ...

Old Mutual CEO in no mood to go quietly

Old Mutual has embarked on a transition unlike any in its 174-year history.Suspended by the board for conflicts of interest ...

North Africa

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As migrant numbers swell on the US-Mexico border, so do unmet needs

A short walk over the bridge that connects the United States to Mexico, a group of 14 Guatemalans, the youngest ...

Sudan vows to support Saudi Arabia against "all threats and attacks"

Riyadh [Saudi Arabia], May 25 (ANI): Sudan on Friday pledged to back regional ally Saudi Arabia against "all threats and ...

Drones Deliver Medical Supplies in Ghana

NEW TAFO AKIM, GHANA - At New Tafo Hospital, health care workers watch the sky, listening for a distinct buzzing noise they ...

Ghana name Ayew new AFCON captain

Accra - Ghana coach Kwasi Appiah on Friday named Andre Ayew as the new captain while the nation's football federation ...

Child migrants around the world are being denied their human rights

Abed - not his real name - had been in Paris after a treacherous overland journey from Afghanistan. He is ...

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As migrant numbers swell on the US-Mexico border, so do unmet needs

A short walk over the bridge that connects the United States to Mexico, a group of 14 Guatemalans, the youngest ...


French President Macron makes congratulatory phone call to PM Modi

Paris [France], May 25 (ANI): Following BJP-led NDA's emphatic victory in the recently concluded Lok Sabha elections, French President Emmanuel ...


Sudan vows to support Saudi Arabia against "all threats and attacks"

Riyadh [Saudi Arabia], May 25 (ANI): Sudan on Friday pledged to back regional ally Saudi Arabia against "all threats and ...


Trump to clear arms deals benefiting Saudi Arabia, UAE

Washington [US], May 25 (ANI): The United States on Friday confirmed approval of USD8.1 billion in arms transfers to Saudi ...


India Has Ended Iranian Oil Imports, Ambassador Says

WASHINGTON - India has ended all imports of oil from Iran, its ambassador in Washington says, becoming the latest country ...


Trump begins his 4-day visit to Japan

Beijing [China], May 25 (ANI): US president Donald Trump on Friday embarked on a four-day visit to Japan amid trade ...


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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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