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Cameroon Military Acknowledges Soldiers Arrested in Togo

YAOUNDE - Cameroon's military says three of five men recently arrested by Togolese police and portrayed by Togolese media as ...


How African diaspora footballers juggle the identity question

Sport is a useful prism through which to explore aspects of national identity. This is particularly so with football, given ...


Manchester City "good enough" to win Champions League: Riyad Mahrez

Leeds [UK], May 30 (ANI): Manchester City forward Riyad Mahrez believes that the club is "good enough" to win the ...


MMM: The biggest fraud in the history of modern Russia

This is the story of how the mastermind behind MMM, Russia's biggest financial pyramid scheme, managed to get elected to ...


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Americans continue to shun use of masks

ALEXANDRIA, VIRGINIA - At a grocery store in Alexandria, Virginia, customer Laura Shafor was dismayed about a couple who weren't ...

Man who knelt on neck of handcuffed African American man charged

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota - A white police officer in the U.S. city of Minneapolis seen kneeling on the neck of a ...

Africa, then Asia to be invaded by locusts, says United Nations

NAIROBI, Kenya, May 29 (Xinhua) -- The Horn of Africa region will experience another swarm of locust invasion in June ...

Russia's most prominent conman left wave of death and deception

This is the story of how the mastermind behind MMM, Russia's biggest financial pyramid scheme, managed to get elected to ...

Chinese government rejects White House report on China's intentions

BEIJING, China May 29 (Xinhua) - A spokesperson for China's Ministry of National Defense on Friday criticized a report recently ...

U.S. sanctioning two Iranian nuclear scientists futile, says Iran

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - The Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) dismissed as "a futile attempt" the U.S.' new decision to ...

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NSW, Australia, pushes infracture pipeline out to $100 billion

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Australia's most-populated state is to throw another $3 billion at infrastructure projects to boost employment prospects ...

Quarterly GDP in Macau drops by nearly half, services exports drop 60%

MACAU, May 30 (Xinhua) - The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of Macau dropped by 48.7 percent year-on-year in real terms ...

China's top Internet firms record near 5% rise in business

BEIJING, May 30 (Xinhua) -- China's Internet and related services sectors have maintained expansion in the first four months, displaying ...

Trump unsettles U.S., global markets,

NEW YORK, New York - More rhetoric from U.S. President Donald Trump unsettled Wall Street on Friday, and undermined confidence ...

Chinese platform dedicated to content influencer campaigns launches

HANGZHOU, May 29 (Xinhua) -- AliExpress, a global online retail marketplace and part of Alibaba Group, announced on Thursday that ...

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Africa, then Asia to be invaded by locusts, says United Nations

NAIROBI, Kenya, May 29 (Xinhua) -- The Horn of Africa region will experience another swarm of locust invasion in June ...


Demand for cobalt, nickel, copper, manganese boosting deep-sea mining

PHENOM PENH, Cambodia - Scientists and environmentalists are urging an international moratorium on deep-sea mining after releasing a report indicating ...


Washington DC Mayor orders citywide curfew overnight

By Reena BhardwajWashington D.C. [USA], June 1 (ANI): Mayor Muriel Bowser has ordered a citywide curfew for the District of ...


Cleanups, Curfew and Injuries Following Unrest in Florida

ORLANDO, FLA. - Deputies were recovering from injuries, nightly curfews were issued and the cleanup of smashed store windows began ...


Defying Uganda's Ban, Motorcycle Taxis Remain Lifeline for Patients

Coronavirus Defying Uganda's Ban, Motorcycle Taxis Remain Lifeline for Patients view team As part of its plan to prevent the ...


Civilians Killed in Libyan Capital as Park Hit by Shelling

CAIRO - A grassy area used as a park in the Libyan capital, Tripoli, was hit by shelling Sunday that ...


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