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1 killed in building collapse in Nigeria's economic hub

Lagos [Nigeria], May 21 (ANI/Xinhua): At least one person lost his life and another was injured on Saturday after a ...


Togo looks like West Africa's new frontier of violent extremism

The threat of violent extremism across West Africa has been on the rise in recent times.Boko Haram and the Islamic ...


African Scientists Baffled by Monkeypox Cases in Europe, US

London - Scientists who have monitored numerous outbreaks of monkeypox in Africa say they are baffled by the disease's recent ...


Nigerian Authorities Say Terror Groups Are Shifting to New Bases

Abuja, Nigeria - Authorities in Nigeria's Kaduna state are raising concerns jihadist insurgents have infiltrated their region and are calling ...


18 million in Africa's Sahel on the brink of starvation

As 18 million people in Africa's Sahel region teeter on the edge of severe hunger over the next three months, ...


Indore's young social worker Dr Rajib Pal honored with Legend Dadasaheb Phalke Award 2022 for the film Atma-Nirbhar Bharat

New Delhi [India], May 20 (ANI/PNN): In order to pay tribute to a great personality like Dadasaheb Phalke, the grandfather ...


UAE leaders congratulate President of Cameroon on National Day

ABU DHABI, 20th May, 2022 (WAM) -- President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan has sent a congratulatory ...


Nigerian man held with drugs worth Rs 60 lakhs in Mumbai's Bandra

Bandra (Maharashtra) [India], May 20 (ANI): The anti-narcotics cell of Mumbai's Bandra arrested one drug peddler from Goregaon and recovered ...


Monkeypox in Australia: what is it and how can we prevent the spread?

Two cases of monkeypox have been detected in Australia, following reported cases in several European countries. Both are in men ...


US buys millions of vaccine doses for new virus

Officials have rushed to secure vaccines as cases of the rare monkeypox virus continue to crop up in the US ...


Restrictive abortion laws put Nigerian women in danger

The word "abortion" is used to describe two types of pregnancies that end before 20 weeks, which is now regarded ...


International

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US Senate to vote on resolution urging probe of beef price fixing

WASHINGTON D.C.: U.S. senators Elizabeth Warren and Mike Rounds have introduced a bipartisan resolution requesting the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) ...

Strain of Ukraine war causes Russian defense spending to increase 40%

MOSCOW, Russia: According to preliminary data released by the finance ministry this week, almost three months after Moscow's invasion of ...

After China bows out, new decision expected on Asian Cup host

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia: After China's decision to not host the 2023 Asian Cup, a choice for a new host will ...

Strong support for Taiwan to attend WHO meeting this week

GENEVA, Switzerland: The World Health Organization (WHO) has received a proposal by 13 member states requesting that Taiwan be allowed ...

EU heads tell Ukraine military supplies will continue

BRUSSELS, Belgium: European Union foreign policy chief Josep Borrell has said that the bloc would ensure Ukraine that it has ...

Bush laments "wholly unjustified and brutal invasion"

Former U.S. President George W. Bush has made an embarrassing mistake in criticizing Russian President Vladimir Putin over his decision ...

Business

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Recession feared by as UK faces highest inflation in 40 years

LONDON, England: UK prices are rising at their fastest rate in 40 years, as higher energy bills are changing spending ...

Target reports profits down 52%, shares down 25%

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota: Amidst the rising costs of essentials, such as fuel and food, and the rapid return by consumers to ...

German Allianz pays $6 billion in fraud case, officials plead guilty

WASHINGTON D.C.: After its U.S. asset management unit pleaded guilty to criminal securities fraud after the collapse of a group ...

Court rules unconstitutional California law requiring women on boards

SACRAMENTO, California: In another blow to the state's push to diversify corporate leadership, a California court judge has ruled that ...

Nepal confirms African swine fever outbreak

KATHMANDU, Nepal - According to the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE), Nepal has reported its first cases of African ...

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Museveni's first son Muhoozi: clear signals of a succession plan in Uganda

On 8 March 2022, Ugandan politics was sent into a spin by 49 words tweeted by President Yoweri Museveni's only ...


Nigerian Court Sentences Danish National to Death by Hanging

Abuja - A Nigerian high court has sentenced a Danish national, Peter Nielsen, to death by hanging. Nielsen was convicted ...


Yankees reliever Chad Green to have Tommy John surgery

New York Yankees reliever Chad Green will have Tommy John surgery and miss the rest of the season, manager Aaron ...


Sudan faces deteriorating food shortage or even crisis in 2022: experts

© Provided by Xinhua KHARTOUM, May 22 (Xinhua) -- Sudan faces a deteriorating food shortage or even a crisis in ...


INSACOG confirms first case of BA.4, BA.5 Omicron subvariants of COVID-19 in India

New Delhi [India] May 22 (ANI): First case of BA.4 and BA.5 subvariants of Omicron variant of COVID-19 have been ...


J-K LG congratulates Umran Malik after pacer gets maiden call-up for SA T20Is

New Delhi [India], May 22 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha on Sunday congratulated Umran Malik for his ...


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