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Nigeria remands ex-minister in custody over oil scandal

A Nigerian court on Thursday remanded a former justice minister accused of corruption in custody pending a bail hearing.Mohammed Adoke ...


Victor Moses signs for Inter Milan on loan

Milan - Victor Moses has signed for Inter Milan on loan from Chelsea, the Serie A club announced on Thursday, ...


At least six Mali soldiers killed in overnight ambush

At least six soldiers were killed and several were wounded in an overnight attack in central Mali, the army said ...


Libya's Mitiga airport closes again amid threats from Haftar

The Libyan capital's only operational airport has closed again after threats by forces loyal to renegade military commander Khalifa Haftar, ...


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Queen Elizabeth grants Royal Assent to Brexit Bill

LONDON, UK - Britain Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Brexit bill finally became law after receiving royal assent from Queen Elizabeth ...

District of Columbia goes after Trump, files lawsuit

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President Donald Trump's inaugural committee spent more than $1 million to book a ballroom at the ...

Tragic Australian bushfires claim lives of U.S. firefighters

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Flags will be flown at half mast throughout New South Wales in Australia on Friday, following ...

Presidents and royalty attend World Holocaust Forum in Israel

Heads of state and government from dozens of countries arrived in Jerusalem to mark the 75th anniversary of the liberation ...

Public health emergency decision over new coronavirus still pending

GENEVA, Switzerland (ANI/Sputnik) - The WHO Emergency Committee held a discussion on Wednesday over concerns about the coronavirus outbreak in ...

Airlines facing competition from sleeper trains

Dutch airline KLM recently launched a new advertising campaign called "Fly Responsibly". Remarkably, it seems to encourage viewers to fly ...

Business

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Chinese stocks sink as investors panic over spreading virus

SYDNEY, Australia - Shares in China dropped sharply on Friday as two populous cities in the country went into lockdown ...

Queen Elizabeth grants Royal Assent to Brexit Bill

LONDON, UK - Britain Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Brexit bill finally became law after receiving royal assent from Queen Elizabeth ...

Nasdaq and S&P 500 make modest gains, Dow Jones index slips

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were mixed on Thursday with the Nasdaq and Standard and Poor's 500 making ...

Huanggang locks down over coronovirus threat

BEIJING, China - The authorities in Huanggang city in China have imposed a quarantine lockdown in a bid to stop ...

Small nations dominate rankings of least corrupt countries

WELLINGTON, New Zealand | COPENHAGEN, Denmark - New Zealand and Denmark have jointly been awarded the least corrupt countries in ...

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Barbaric attack in Burkina Faso leaves dozens dead

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkino Faso - (ANI/Sputnik): Thirty-six civilians were killed on Monday in an attack on a market in Sanmatenga province, ...


Ben Stokes attains career-best Test all-rounder ranking

Dubai [UAE], Jan 24 (ANI): Ben Stokes on Friday attained his career-best Test all-rounder ranking, after moving to the second ...


Ewan wins again, Impey cuts Porte's lead

Adelaide - Australia's Caleb Ewan won a second stage of the Tour Down Under on Friday as Richie Porte's overall ...


The digital economy is becoming ordinary. Best we understand it

The digital economy has been getting a lot of attention, with increasingly strong headlines offering apocalyptic as well as breathtakingly ...


Labat Africa to buy cannabis business for R15m

Labat Africa, the first cannabis company to be listed on the JSE, says it has agreed to buy a 70% ...


Ewan wins again, Porte's tour lead cut by Impey

Adelaide - Australia's Caleb Ewan won a second stage of the Tour Down Under on Friday as Richie Porte's overall ...


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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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