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Over 60 Al Shabaab militants killed in U.S. airstrikes in Somalia

MOGADISHU, Somalia - The U.S. Military broke its previous record of the number of airstrikes conducted in Somalia targeting the ...

Tanzania opposition vows fight against Magufuli 'dictatorship'

Tanzania's opposition parties on Wednesday declared they would join forces in a campaign against the "dictatorship" of President John Magufuli. ...

EFF to oppose Sanef's 'attempt to silence us' in Equality Court

The EFF has vowed to oppose the South African National Editors' Forum's (Sanef's) Equality Court challenge. This after Sanef announced ...

South Sudan security forces strip, rob peace deal monitors

South Sudan's National Security Service forced several officials assessing the country's new peace deal to strip and face "inhuman" treatment, ...

PODCAST: A look at the what made headlines in 2018

Who could forget February 14, the day the country watched as South Africa's fourth democratic president, Jacob Zuma, stepped down ...

Rassie can afford himself some Christmas joy

Cape Town - Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus has seven months to wait before his team is next in action, but ...

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Seventeen-year old conflict in Afghanistan could be ending

NEW YORK, New York - The 17-year old conflict in Afghanistan could at last be approaching an end, according to ...

1MDB from Malaysia files criminal charges against Goldman Sachs

KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA - Malaysia has just filed a criminal case against Goldman Sachs for alleged money laundering and corruption ...

Chinese Firm partners with Nicox to develop glaucoma drug

VALBONNE, France - On Monday, Chinese firm Ocumension Technologies and French-based company Nicox confirmed A partnership in creating a new type ...

Kashmir: Separatists Under House Arrest To Regulate Protests

KASHMIR, India - Indian authorities have placed Kashmir separatist leaders under house arrest while blocking off certain roads in the ...

Trump suggests US troops no longer needed in Syria

President Donald Trump says US troops do not need to remain in Syria. Trump tweeted on Wednesday: "We have defeated ...

Reports: U.S. Planning Complete Withdrawal Of Troops From Syria

The United States is preparing to withdraw all its troops from Syria, according to U.S. media reports. CNN quoted a ...

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Ireland's Keywords Studios acquires Canada's Snowed In

DUBLIN, Ireland - Following its successful acquisition of Hollywood-based Blindlight, Irish video-gaming company Keywords Studios has now announced its latest accomplishment. Keywords r ...

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