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Historic marathon adds to Ineos' growing sporting portfolio

Paris - When Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge became the first man to run a marathon in under two hours in Vienna ...


Kenya Opens Second Phase of Massive Railway Project

NAIROBI / NAIVASHA - Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta officially opened on Wednesday the second phase of his flagship infrastructure project: ...


Concentration camps have deep roots in liberal democracies

The New York Times recently reported that U.S. President Donald Trump wanted to authorize shooting Central American migrants in the ...


Kosgei joins Kipchoge as IAAF athlete of the year nominee

Nairobi - Brigid Kosgei, who broke the marathon world record at the weekend, was among 11 nominees announced Tuesday on ...


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Venezuelans win seat on Human Rights Council despite U.S. opposition

NEW YORK, New York - Despite fierce opposition by the United States, Venezuela won a seat on the UN Human ...

Gulam Bodi sentences to five years in prison for corruption

London [UK], Oct 18 (ANI): Former South Africa batsman Gulam Bodi on Friday was sentenced to five years in prison ...

Will send someone else for toss, says Faf du Plessis

London [UK], Oct 18 (ANI): South Africa skipper Faf du Plessis said he may send 'someone else' for the toss ...

Hardik Pandya shares an adorable picture with his mother

New Delhi [India], Oct 18 (ANI): India all-rounder Hardik Pandya on Friday shared an adorable picture with his mother. Pandya ...

SA's biggest public Wi-Fi company to close as sale talks fail

The company that runs Africa's largest public Wi-Fi network is being liquidated after the unprofitable business failed to secure new ...

How Mister Rogers' faith shaped his idea of children's television

The beloved children's television icon Fred Rogers - who is played by actor Tom Hanks in the upcoming film "A ...

North Africa

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Armenia wins seat at UN Human Rights Council

PanARMENIAN.Net - 14 new members, including Armenia, were elected to the United Nations Human Rights Council on Thursday, October 17, ...

Armenia Wins Seat On UN Human Rights Council

Armenia has been elected as one of 14 new members of the UN Human Rights Council, receiving votes from 144 ...

SAFA set for CAF stand-off over congested Bafana fixtures

Cape Town - The South Africa Football Association (SAFA) and Confederation of African Football (CAF) are set for a stand-off ...

Sudan Border Closures With Libya, CAR Begin to Have Impact

KHARTOUM - Sudan's ruling Sovereign Council recently ordered the closure of the country's borders with the Central African Republic and ...

Nigerian Authorities to Alleviate Millions From Extreme Poverty

ABUJA - Nearly half the total population in Nigeria lives in extreme poverty. Nigerian authorities are working to improve the ...

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Congress did not repeal Article 370 for vote bank politics: Shah

Wani (Maharashtra), [India] Oct 18 (ANI): Union Home Minister and BJP president Amit Shah on Friday said that Article 370 ...


Pound watchers refuse to rule out no-deal twist in Brexit climax

Currency strategists are ruling nothing out for Saturday's crucial parliamentary vote on Britain's deal to exit the European Union - ...


28 worshippers killed in Afghan mosque blast

At least 28 worshippers were killed and dozens wounded by a blast inside an Afghan mosque during Friday prayers, officials ...


Family of kidnapped photojournalist Shiraaz Mohamed appeals for help

The family of kidnapped photojournalist, Shiraaz Mohamed, has appealed to the public for help to raise funds to secure his ...


Pakistan Blacklists and Deports CPJ's Regional Coordinator

ISLAMABAD - Pakistan Thursday night blocked the Asia program coordinator of the Committee to Protect Journalists from entering the country ...


Tensions Running High in Washington Over Impeachment, Syria

WASHINGTON - After a thousand days of President Donald Trump in the White House, official Washington found itself consumed by ...


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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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