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Blasphemy in Nigeria's legal systems: an explainer

A court in Kano, northern Nigeria, recently convicted an atheist for making social media posts it found to be blasphemous ...


Can the West survive without Russian oil

Countries pushing for an embargo may not find alternative crude suppliersThe EU and UK recently announced plans to ban all ...


Protests Rock Nigerian City After Blasphemy Killing

Kano, Nigeria - Hundreds of people in Nigeria's northwestern city of Sokoto demonstrated Saturday over the arrest of two students ...


Rights Group Accuses Cameroon Police of Abuses Against LGBTI People

Yaounde, Cameroon - Human Rights Watch (HRW) says Cameroonian security forces are not protecting lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex, ...


Nigerian Christian Student Accused of Blasphemy Killed by Mob

KANO, NIGERIA - Muslim students in northwest Nigerian city of Sokoto on Thursday stoned a Christian student to death and ...


18.5 Million Nigerian Children Are Out of School, UNICEFSays

Kano , Nigeria - About 18.5 million children, the majority of whom are girls, do not have access to education ...


Gokulam Kerala, Mohammedan SC star in latest episode of I-League final day drama

Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], May 13 (ANI): For the sixth time in the last eight seasons of I-League, the trophy ...


Anti-Russia sanctions triggering global food and energy crises China

Beijing tells UN that measures to punish Moscow won?t bring peace to UkraineThe Western sanctions campaign to punish Russia over ...


West triggering global food and energy crises China

Beijing tells UN that measures to punish Moscow won?t bring peace to UkraineThe Western sanctions campaign to punish Russia over ...


Russia sanctions will trigger global food and energy crises China

A Chinese diplomat at the UN says measures to punish Moscow won?t bring peace to Ukraine and will trigger crises ...


Emotional Serbian NBA star gets MVP award in viral clip

Nikola Jokic received his second consecutive MVP award in touching fashionA video of tearful Serbian basketball ace Nikola Jokic receiving ...


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Junta outpost attacked: 15 killed, five captured by resistance fighters

SHAN STATE, Myanmar - According to an officer who participated in the assault, two local defense forces have destroyed a ...

Tunisian navy rescues 32 Bangladeshis headed for Europe

TUNIS, Tunisia - The Tunisian navy said Saturday that it rescued 81 migrants, including 32 Bangladeshis, sailing from Libya to ...

Court OKs $1 billion settlement after 2021 collapse of Florida condos

ST. PETERSBURG, Florida: - A nearly $1 billion settlement has been agreed upon in a lawsuit brought by families of ...

Buffalo, New York, mourns shooting victims, 18-year old gunman faces court

The suspect is an 18-year-old white man heavily armed with tactical gear and a helmet, said Buffalo Police Commissioner Joseph ...

Costa Rica declares emergency as hackers attack government

SAN JOSE, Costa Rica: President Rodrigo Chaves, who was sworn in as president on May 8, has declared a state ...

Thousands of birds saved in India during heatwave

NEW DELHI, India: As a scorching heatwave dries up water sources in the state's biggest city, veterinary doctors and animal ...

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Three bidders weigh purchasing Italy's state-owned ITA Airways

ROME, Italy: Italy has announced plans to sell state-owned ITA Airways, the successor to Alitalia, by the end of June, ...

Stocks in Asia range-bound as markets contemplate next move

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks struggled for direction in Asia on Monday. Early gains evaporated later in the data, although ...

China's Green Valley ends Alzheimer's drug test due to funding

BEIJING, China: China's Green Valley Pharmaceutical company has prematurely ended an FDA approved study on its GV-971 to treat mild ...

GM, union raise wages 8.5% at Mexico truck factory

SILAO, Mexico: U.S. automaker General Motors (GM) has agreed to raise wages by 8.5 percent, following negotiations with a new, ...

Croatia passes law paving way for switch to euro currency

ZAGREB, Croatia: Croatian lawmakers have voted to allow the introduction of the euro currency in 2023. Lawmakers voted 117-13 to ...

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Tunisian navy rescues 32 Bangladeshis headed for Europe

TUNIS, Tunisia - The Tunisian navy said Saturday that it rescued 81 migrants, including 32 Bangladeshis, sailing from Libya to ...


PSG star refuses to wear rainbow-themed jersey report

The player's stance led him to miss a match at the weekend, according to the French mediaParis Saint-Germain midfielder Idrissa ...


Some chocolate has a dark side to it - child labor

Chocolate makes for a perfect gift, a comforting snack and even a health food, thanks to its plentiful antioxidants. Rumor ...


Land reform in South Africa: what the real debate should be about

Land reform in South Africa is an emotive and politically fraught subject. That's because land was at the heart of ...


Egypt's Journalists Up Against Comprehensive Repression Machine

Washington - Egyptian authorities in recent weeks have released several journalists, including Mohamed Salah and Abdo Fayed among others. Salah ...


China attempts to extend its global security reach

Beijing [China], May 16 (ANI): For all of China's insistence that it is against "hegemony" - staring at the USA ...


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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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