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Cameroon's Biya Orders Enforcement of Bilingualism Law

YAOUNDE - Cameroon's president has ordered officials to enforce a 2019 law on bilingualism and make life easier for English ...


Fadnavis slams Nana Patole over his 'Cheetah' remark targeting Centre

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], October 4 (ANI): Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Monday took a potshot on Congress leader ...


Centre 'deliberately brought cheetahs from Nigeria' to spread lumpy skin disease, hurt farmers: Congress' Nana Patole

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], October 3 (ANI): In an effort to garner praise from Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi, Maharashtra party ...


Ousted Burkina Faso Leader Leaves Country for Togo

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso - Burkina Faso's ousted coup leader Lt. Col. Paul Henri Sandaogo Damiba left the country for Togo ...


Burkina Junta Chief Urges Putschists to 'Come to Their Senses'

OUAGADOUGOU, BURKINA FASO - Burkina Faso's junta leader Paul-Henri Sandaogo Damiba on Saturday urged junior officers to 'come to their ...


UAE leaders congratulate Nigerian President on Independence Day

ABU DHABI, 1st October, 2022 (WAM) - President 

West African country's junta ousted in coup

Special forces in Burkina Faso launched the second military coup in a yearA faction of the Burkina Faso military claimed ...


UN Weekly Roundup: September 24-30, 2022

united nations - Editor's note: Here is a fast take on what the international community has been up to this ...


Cholera Surging Globally as Climate Change Intensifies

GENEVA - Cholera is surging around the globe, the World Health Organization warns.Flareups of the deadly disease have been reported ...


India, Nigeria hold second round of Foreign Office Consultations in New Delhi

New Delhi [India], September 30 (ANI): The Second round of Foreign Office Consultations (FOC) between India and Nigeria was held ...


Heavy Gunfire in Burkina Faso Capital, Soldiers on Streets

OUAGADOUGOU - Heavy gunfire rang out from the main military camp and some residential areas of Burkina Faso's capital on ...


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Florida's Sanibel Island being evacuated after hurricane devastation

FORT MYERS, Florida: Areas within Lee County, including Sanibel Island and Fort Myers, Florida, were devastated by winds, rains and ...

Survey reports 66% of US adults say no to Covid boosters

LOS ANGELES, California: A survey conducted by health policy nonprofit organization Kaiser Family Foundation reported that some two-thirds of American ...

US to purchase $1.1 billion in arms for Ukraine

WASHINGTON D.C.: Pentagon officials have announced that an arms package has been approved for Ukraine worth $1.1 billion, which includes ...

Czech begins detaining migrants at 27 Slovak border crossings

PRAGUE, Czech Republic: Czech police detained a van carrying 15 illegal migrants on October 1, after renewing border checks following ...

US acts to reduce risks from space debris

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Federal Communications Commission voted 4-0 last week to enforce new rules to address the issue of ...

Prosecutors to decide on charging actor Alec Baldwin in fatal shooting

ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico: New Mexico district attorney Mary Carmack-Altwies has said that actor Alec Baldwin and up to four others ...

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U.S. stocks surge, Nasdaq jumps 361 points

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks roared again on Tuesday with all the major indices notching up hefty gains."After ...

Britain has 'too many' low-skilled migrants, interior minister says

LONDON, England: Stating that Britain has too many low-skilled migrant workers, the country's new interior minister, Suella Braverman, said new ...

Australian stocks surge after RBA hikes rates less than expected

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia moved sharply higher on Tuesday despite markets in Hong Kong and Shanghai being ...

US charges Russian billionaire Oleg Deripaska for violating sanctions

WASHINGTON D.C.: U.S. prosecutors have announced the filing of criminal charges against Russian billionaire Oleg Deripaska for violating sanctions imposed ...

Inflation causes steep fall in new orders at Ireland factories

DUBLIN, Ireland: As inflation caused prices for factory materials to rise, Ireland's factory output fell in September, causing an easing ...

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'Ma'awisley' Militias in Central Somalia Mobilizing Against al-Shabab

For years, Somali clans and villages have tried to resist demands from the Islamist group al-Shabab, which can include taxes ...


Al-Qaida Branch Claims Attack on Burkina Faso Convoy; Dozens Killed

OUAGADOUGOU - The Sahel-based branch of al-Qaida, Jama'at Nusrat al-Islam wal Muslimeen (JNIM), has claimed an attack on a convoy ...


Bird Flu Hits Colony of Endangered Penguins in South Africa

Cape Town, South Africa - South African conservationists are on high alert after an outbreak of bird flu killed close ...


WTA roundup: Ons Jabeur cruises in first round at Tunisia

No. 1 seed Ons Jabeur put on a show for the fans in her home nation of Tunisia by beating ...


Private tutoring after school raises growing concern in Tunisia

© Provided by Xinhua Students in Tunisia are turning to private tutoring out of disappointment at the school system.by Xinhua ...


Bumrah's absence is a big loss: Dravid

Indore (Madhya Pradesh) [India], October 5 (ANI): Jasprit Bumrah's absence is a severe blow to India in the ICC T20 ...


Hotel Review

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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