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WHO launches new initiative to stop spread of invasive malaria vector in Africa

Geneva [Switzerland], September 30 (ANI): A new World Health Organization (WHO) initiative has been launched that aims to stop the ...


Lassa virus endemic area could significantly grow in coming decades

San Diego [US], September 27 (ANI): Researchers examined decades' worth of environmental data related to Lassa virus outbreaks for their ...


Cameroon's Separatists Say Splinter Groups Kill, Abduct Fighters

YAOUNDE, CAMEROON - Cameroon's English-speaking separatists have for the first time acknowledged deadly clashes between splinter rebel groups.In a video ...


Lagos Observes 'Car Free Day' to Promote Cleaner Air

Abuja, Nigeria - Nigeria's economic hub of Lagos is the most congested city in Africa and has some of its ...


INS Tarkash at Port Gentil, Gabon marking first-ever visit by any Indian naval ship

New Delhi [India], September 26 (ANI): Indian Navy warship Tarkash made a port call at Port Gentil in Gabon as ...


Jihadist Attack Kills Four in Burkina Faso

At least two soldiers and two civilian auxiliaries died in a 'terrorist' attack on a patrol in eastern Burkina Faso, ...


China uses clever tactics of African countries' loan waiver to change its image

Beijing [China], September 25 (ANI): After eyebrows were raised on China's debt trap policy under its Belt Road Initiative (BRI), ...


WTO warns of global recession

The economic shocks will have sweeping consequences, the trade organization's chief says, calling for radical policies The world is sliding ...


Ravens Add Veteran Outside Linebacker and Guard to Practice Squad

Ryan Mink The Ravens signed veteran outside linebacker Jeremiah Attaochu to their practice squad Tuesday, further bolstering their depth at ...


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 ...


UN chief deplores attack on commercial convoy in Burkina Faso

UNITED NATIONS, Sept. 28 (Xinhua) -- UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Wednesday deplored Monday's attack on a commercial convoy in ...


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After Roger Waters urges end to support for Ukraine, concert canceled

KRAKOW, Poland: Organizers said an April Roger Waters concert planned in Krakow, Poland, has been canceled due to Waters' support ...

Israeli forces in West Bank given green light to use drones for assassinations

TEL AVIV, Israel - The Israeli army has approved using drones to carry out assassinations in the West Bank.The extraordinary ...

Picture of King Charles to slowly become circulated on UK currency

LONDON, England: As Britain adjusts to its first new head of state in 70 years, the government printers responsible for ...

Women, children among 25 dead after Bangladesh ferry sinks

DHAKA, Bangladesh: Jahurul Islam, district administrator of northern Panchagarh, Bangladesh, has confirmed that a boat carrying Hindu devotees sank in ...

Government of India warns students in Canada about hate crimes

NEW DELHI, India: The Indian government has advised students and other nationals in Canada to be wary of "incidents of ...

Pope Francis asks Italians: 'More births, more children'

MATERA, Italy: In off-the-cuff remarks on September 26, Pope Francis urged Italians to have more children. While in southern Italy ...

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Asian stocks close out month and quarter on dismal note

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Asian stocks closed out the month and the quarter on a dismal note Friday."The 'troubling triad' ...

With eye on competition, Tata Motors selling $10,000 EV in India

NEW DELHI, India: As it seeks to attract more buyers, Tata Motors, the country's only electric vehicle maker, has introduced ...

40,000 Chinese workers to be deported as Manila ends online gaming

MANILA, Philippines: The justice ministry in Manila said it will close 175 Chinese-owned "Philippine offshore gambling operators" and deport some ...

Investors cop haircuts as U.S. stock markets reel, Nasdaq drops 314 points

NEW YORK, New York - A day after investors breathed a sigh of relief, sellers swarmed U.S. stock markets on ...

Enormous debt forces Garuda Indonesia to file for bankruptcy

JAKARTA, Indonesia: Irfan Setiaputra, CEO of Indonesian flag carrier Garuda Indonesia, has confirmed to Reuters that last week the airline ...

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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 ...


South African universities need to better support doctoral supervisors

South Africa's government has ambitious plans for doctoral education. The country aims to increase its output to 5,000 doctorates annually ...


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 ...


Dodgers look to secure MLB's best record with win over Rockies

The Los Angeles Dodgers will head into their final series of the season as the National League West champions, as ...


Winners of ICC T20 Men's World Cup to get USD 1.6 million

Dubai [UAE], September 30 (ANI): The prize money for the International Cricket Council (ICC) Men's T20 World Cup 2022 has ...


Andrew Symonds Grandstand unveiled at Riverway Stadium in memory of Aussie all-rounder

Townsville [Australia], September 30 (ANI): In a tribute to late Australian cricket star Andrew Symonds, the grandstand at Riverway Stadium ...


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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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