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Luis Enrique steps down as Spain coach following shock World Cup exit

Madrid [Spain], December 8 (ANI): Following the team's shocking penalty shootout loss to Morocco in the round of 16 at ...

Spain coach Luis Enrique out after World Cup exit

Spain parted ways with Luis Enrique, naming Luis de la Fuente as his replacement as head coach of the country's ...

FIFA WC: Portugal FA refutes claims of Ronaldo threatening to leave team midway

Doha [Qatar], December 8 (ANI): The Football Federation of Portugal (FPF) on Thursday refuted media claims that Cristiano Ronaldo threatened ...

Why farmers in northern Ghana go to bed hungry

Ghana is one of the few countries often praised for achieving impressive reductions in hunger. The 2022 Global Hunger Index ...

Portugal respond to reports of Ronaldo walk-out threat

Claims emerged that the star forward was unhappy at being dropped from the first XIPortuguese football officials have denied that ...

Political transition process in Sudan continues to "face obstacles on ground": India at UNSC

New York [US], December 8 (ANI): The political transition in Sudan that began four years ago continues to face obstacles ...

Lok Sabha takes up bill to combat piracy, promote security of India's maritime trade

New Delhi [India], December 7 (ANI): The Lok Sabha on Wednesday took up for consideration a bill that seeks to ...

Police in Northwest Nigeria Probe Killing of 4 Officers, 2 Locals

Abuja - Police in northwestern Nigeria have launched a manhunt for gunmen who killed six people, including four police officers, ...

Morocco fans take over Paris landmark after World Cup joy

Morocco triumphed in a nailbiting World Cup penalty shootout against SpainThousands of Morocco football fans took to the streets of ...

Football icon sorry after attacking man at World Cup stadium

Samuel Eto?o issued a statement on social media after the shocking incidentRetired Barcelona and Cameroon star Samuel Eto'o has issued ...

Spain Under Pressure Over Migrant Deaths on Moroccan Border

madrid, spain - Rights groups are pressuring Spain's government over the deaths of at least 23 people after thousands of ...

Global Anti-Corruption Forum Meets in Washington

Hundreds of activists, officials and experts have come together in Washington to explore ways to end chronic corruption in governments, ...

Moroccans Celebrate Historic World Cup Win Against Spain

rabat, morocco - Exuberant Moroccans poured into the streets of their capital and in cities across Europe on Tuesday, waving ...

Rockies trade RHP Chad Smith to A's for minor leaguer

The Oakland Athletics acquired right-hander Chad Smith from the Colorado Rockies on Tuesday in exchange for minor league pitcher Jeff ...

FIFA WC: We have one of the best goalkeepers in world, says Morocco manager after progressing to quarterfinals

Al Rayyan [Qatar], December 7 (ANI): Following his side's win over Spain in their round of 16 FIFA World Cup ...

Ramos hat-trick fires Portugal into World Cup last 8

© Provided by Xinhua Goncalo Ramos, 21, scored the first hat-trick of Qatar World Cup as Portugal reached the quarters ...

World Cup roundup: Morocco stuns Spain on PKs

Morocco stunned Spain 3-0 on penalty kicks and advanced to the World Cup quarterfinals for the first time after playing ...

FIFA WC: My contract is going to end, but I am happy with team, federation, says Spain boss after round of 16 exit

Al Rayyan [Qatar], December 7 (ANI): Following his side's loss to Morocco in their FIFA World Cup round of 16 ...

Portugal Powers Into Last Eight With 6-1 Demolition of Switzerland

lusail, qatar - Goncalo Ramos scored a stunning hat trick as a slick Portugal thrashed Switzerland, 6-1, on Tuesday to ...

Sudan's Political Deal Raises Hope of Ending Violence

Khartoum, Sudan - More than 50 Sudanese political forces, civil groups and the military leaders signed a power-sharing deal Monday ...

Morocco Knocks Spain Out of World Cup on Penalties

AL RAYYAN, Qatar - Achraf Hakimi calmly converted a penalty to send Morocco through to the World Cup quarter-finals for ...

5 Dutchmen who nobly served Russia

Being born seafarers and shipbuilders, the Dutch made an enormous contribution to the creation of the regular Russian navy. As ...

World Cup: Morocco stuns Spain on penalty kicks

Morocco stunned Spain 3-0 on penalty kicks and advanced to the World Cup quarterfinals for the first time after playing ...

Spain stunned in shootout as Morocco make history in Qatar

The North Africans are into the last eight of a World Cup for the first time everMorocco secured place in ...

UNHCR: Conditions Deteriorate for Somalis in Dadaab Refugee Camps

Geneva - The U.N. refugee agency warns humanitarian conditions are deteriorating for tens of thousands of Somalis in Kenya's Dadaab ...

Somali Army Dislodges Al-Shabab From Key Stronghold

Mogadishu, Somalia - Somali President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud said Somali army troops and a local militia dubbed the Community Defense ...

UAE welcomes political agreement in Sudan

ABU DHABI, 6th December, 2022 (WAM) -- The UAE has welcomed the agreement of an initial political framework reached by ...

FIFA WC: Spain play goalless first half against Morocco

Ar Rayyan [Qatar], December 6 (ANI): An electric first half in a crucial round of 16 clash between Spain and ...

Jihadists and bandits are cooperating. Why this is bad news for Nigeria

The Nigerian state has come under severe security stress in recent times. It has faced multiple national security threats: jihadist ...

Framework deal signed in Sudan to end political stalemate

© Provided by Xinhua KHARTOUM, Dec. 6 (Xinhua) -- Sudan's military and civilian leaders on Monday signed a political framework ...

Football legend filmed in violent attack outside World Cup stadium

Cameroon icon Samuel Eto?o was involved in a confrontation in QatarFootage has emerged showing a violent confrontation involving former Barcelona ...

Sudan's Generals, Pro-Democracy Group Ink Deal to End Crisis

KHARTOUM, Sudan - Sudan's coup leaders and the country's main pro-democracy group signed a deal Monday to establish a civilian-led ...

25,000 Tons of Ukraine Grain Reach East Africa

NAIROBI, Kenya - The first shipment of grain as part of Ukraine's own initiative to supply countries in need arrived ...

Burkina Faso Bans French State Broadcaster in Blow to Press Freedom

Niamey, Niger - Press freedom groups have condemned Burkina Faso's halting of broadcasts by French media outlet Radio France International ...

Sudan's military and political rulers strike deal

The agreement ends a standoff that began with a coup in 2021 and involved the US and RussiaSudanese military and ...

Guards Massacred 83 Tigrayan Prisoners at Camp in Southern Ethiopia

A published report says Ethiopian guards and villagers massacred 83 Tigrayan prisoners at a camp in southern Ethiopia last November ...

Cameroon WelcomesUS Indictment of Suspected Separatist Sponsors

Yaounde, Cameroon - Cameroon's government is praising U.S. authorities for arresting three Cameroonian Americans accused of supporting separatist violence in ...

Why women sometimes stay with abusers: insights from a Nigerian study

Domestic violence is a public health problem in most parts of the world. A 2021 United Nations report showed that ...

Sudan's military and political rulers sign deal

The agreement ends a standoff that began with a coup in 2021 and involved the US and RussiaThe Sudanese military ...

Nigerian Police Search for 13 Worshippers Abducted from Mosque

Abuja, Nigeria - Nigerian police in northwest Katsina state say they have rescued four people abducted by gunmen from a ...

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As population of Ireland jumps 500,000 in 12 years, rents up by 82%

DUBLIN, Ireland: Average apartment and house rents in Ireland increased by 82 percent in the past 12 years, while house ...

EU to speed up issuing wind, solar permits, end long waits

BRUSSELS, Belgium: Last month, European Union (EU) energy ministers agreed in principle to emergency regulations that aim to speed up ...

Military court sentences seven students to death for murdering retired officer

YANGON, Myanmar - According to a source close to the defendants, a military tribunal sentenced seven students to death on ...

Request made for fast-tracking promising Alzheimer's drug

WASHINGTON D.C.: According to trial data contained in a report presented this week, an experimental Alzheimer's drug from Eisai and ...

Afghanistan: Residents of Baghlan province raise concern over lack of beds in hospitals, hygiene

Kabul [Afghanistan], December 8 (ANI): The residents of Baghlan province of Afghanistan urged the government to complete construction of the ...

Four 'fronts' in the Ukraine-Russia war to look out for as winter bites

Russia had expected to be victorious long before now. Its initial plan envisaged ground assaults across Ukraine in the first ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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