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Hlompho Kekana stunner & other FIFA Puskas Award 'worldies'

Mamelodi Sundowns captain Hlompho Kekana is among 11 nominees for this year's FIFA Puskas Award, for his stunning goal against ...


The parallels of fighting the Aids epidemic and Covid-19 pandemic

While the world is preoccupied with battling the coronavirus pandemic, it is easy to forget other epidemics such as HIV ...


At Least 110 People Feared Dead in Attack on Farmers in Nigeria

At least 110 people are feared dead in a weekend attack on farmers in the northeast part of Nigeria blamed ...


Toll of farmers killed in Nigeria rises to 110

Abuja [Nigeria], November 30 (ANI/Xinhua): The death toll from an attack on farmers in a village in Nigeria's northeastern state ...


Senegalese footballer Papa Bouba Diop dies aged 42

Former Senegal midfielder Papa Bouba Diop has died at the age of 42 after a long illness, local media and ...


Nigeria Buries Scores of Farmers Killed by Militants, Some Beheaded

MAIDUGURI, NIGERIA, - Villagers in northeast Nigeria's Borno state on Sunday buried 43 farmers killed in an attack by suspected ...


Greek ship crew held hostage after Nigeria kidnapping

A ship management company is in talks to free three Greek sailors kidnapped earlier this month by pirates off the ...


Boko Haram Kills at Least 43 Farmworkers in Nigeria, Militia Says

MAIDUGURI, NIGERIA - Boko Haram fighters killed at least 43 farmworkers and injured six in rice fields near the northeast ...


Dozens killed in attack on farm workers in Nigeria

Attackers have killed dozens of people working in rice fields in northeastern Nigeria, according to several local sources cited by ...


Gift turns into gain with first made in Gambia chocolate bar

What started as an idea to impress his wife has become an ambitious business venture for one Gambian entrepreneur, who ...


Bengals Booth Podcast: Keep On Moving

by Michael LaPlaca & Dan Hoard It's the "Keep On Moving" edition of the Bengals Booth Podcast looking back at ...


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Attack on farms in Nigerian village leaves 110 farmers dead

At least 110 people are feared dead in a weekend attack on farmers in the northeast part of Nigeria blamed ...

Suicide car bomber kills and wounds scores in Afghanistan

GHAZNI, Afghanistan - At least 31 people were killed in a suicide bomb attack in Afghanistan's Ghazni province on Sunday, ...

Philippines President Duterte delays exit from U.S. military pact

MANILA, Philippines - The Philippines, an old American ally in Asia, is changing its view on whether to scrap a ...

Turkmenistan: The Germans are coming!

Turkmenistan likes German doctors.The late President Saparmurat Niyazov was regularly visited by a team of Munich physicians. After performing a ...

Covid-19 case Hamilton 'devastated' to miss Sakhir Grand Prix

World champion Lewis Hamilton said he was devastated to miss this weekend's Sakhir Grand Prix in Bahrain having tested positive ...

How do you self-isolate in a refugee camp?

Out of the 79.5 million people who were forcibly displaced in 2019, an estimated 26 million were refugees. Approximately a ...

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Stocks in Asia revive, Nikkei 225 jumps 354 points

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia bounced back on Tuesday, a day after stocks across the world tumbled.Good gains ...

Wall Street follows world markets sell-off

NEW YORK, New York - Wall Street tacked on to a global rout in stocks on Tuesday as investors came ...

Biden taps Indian-American to be OMB director

Washington [US], November 30 (ANI): US President-elect Joe Biden on Monday announced key members of his economic team, including an ...

Stocks in Asia mostly lower on gold, dollar dive

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Markets in Asia were active Monday with sellers out in force.Most stock markets were in the ...

China to spend $2 billion building entire town based on German beer

CHENGDU, Nov. 27 (Xinhua) -- A German-style beer town with a total investment of 13 billion yuan (about $2 billion ...

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Attack on farms in Nigerian village leaves 110 farmers dead

At least 110 people are feared dead in a weekend attack on farmers in the northeast part of Nigeria blamed ...


Some Of This Year's Good-News Stories (Yes, There Were A Few)

It was a year most of us would like to forget, but 2020 did have some powerful good-news stories that ...


Biden, Harris to Introduce Economic Team Tuesday

WASHINGTON - U.S. President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris are set to introduce the top economic officials they ...


Africa's solidarity a vital pillar in fight for Palestinian statehood

One of the first South African expressions that I was introduced to when I arrived in South Africa in January ...


Pitso Mosimane: Insh-Allah we will win the CAF Champions League again

Pitso Mosimane has admitted he "expected to win" the CAF Champions League upon his arrival at Al Ahly.The 2016 Champions ...


Tsakane tense after residents close down immigrant-owned shops

Somali shop owners are being forced to close down in Tsakane, Gauteng.The immigrant shop owners and their landlords have been ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

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