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Rights Groups Issue Ultimatum for Nigerian Reporter's Release

Rights groups are pressing the Nigerian government to release a news publisher and former presidential candidate who was re-arrested last ...


Bolsonaro invites Senegalese president to visit Brazil in 2020

Amid the increasing growth in African countries, as gauged by GDP indicators worldwide, Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro invited the president ...


Africa's Nobel Prize winners: A list

Ethiopian Prime Minister on Tuesday will receive the 2019 Nobel Prize for Peace for his "decisive initiative to resolve the ...


Over 9 million facing food shortages in African Sahel: officials

The number of people requiring urgent food aid in 16 countries across Africa's Sahel region more than doubled this year ...


International

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Democrats formally charge Trump with abuse of office

WASHINGTON - Leading House Democrats unveiled two articles of impeachment against U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday, accusing him of ...

Intensive search underway for Chilean Air Force Hercules 130

SANTIAGO, Chile - There has been no sign of the Chilean Air Force C130 Hercules aircraft which went missing on ...

Rory McIlroy to join Tiger Woods in giving Saudi Arabia a miss

BELFAST, Northern Ireland - Rory McIlroy is the latest top golfer to give Saudi Arabia a wide berth, despite being ...

FBI investigation into Trump campaign was intrusive, says Barr

WASHINGTON, DC - The FBI had little evidence to launch the investigation into the Trump presidential campaign, according to U.S. ...

Mounting alarm over treatment of protesters in Iran

GENEVA, Switzerland - In the wake of recent protests in Iran, the top United Nations human rights official expressed alarm ...

Armenian Genocide Museum unveils 2020 Lemkin Scholarshi

PanARMENIAN.Net - The Armenian Genocide Museum-Institute Foundation is offering a new scholarship program, the 2020 Lemkin Scholarship, for young foreign ...

Business

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Asian stock markets broadly hgiher, the Nikkei 225 however dips

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks were mainly higher in Asia on Wednesday, although in Japan they dipped marginally.China's Shanghai Composite gained ...

Wall Street slightly weaker Tuesday

NEW YORK, New York - The looming U.S. tariffs proposed to be implemented on Sunday continued to keep buyers at ...

Netflix could lose 4 million subscribers in 2020

PanARMENIAN.Net - Needham and Co was the fourth Wall Street brokerage in two months to cut its rating for Netflix ...

Sensex closes 173 points higher but Yes Bank plunges by 13.8 pc

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Dec 11 (ANI): The last hour of trading on bourses capped a volatile session on Wednesday with ...

PH labor market remains vibrant but gains need to be sustained-NEDA

QUEZON CITY, Dec. 11 (PIA)--The country's labor market continues to thrive, with increased employment level and lower unemployment rates in ...

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Africa

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Autonomous Region of Papua New Guinea Chooses Independence Referendum

Bougainville has taken a major step towards becoming the world's newest nation by voting overwhelmingly for independence from Papua New ...


Democratic Presidential Field Falls Flat with Black Students

At South Carolina State University, a historically black public institution of higher learning, some students shuttle between campus buildings, while ...


Aleem Dar set to break record for officiating in most number of Tests

Dubai [UAE], Dec 11 (ANI): As Australia and New Zealand take the field to play the first Test of the ...


Edutech start-up Noon Academy launches new office in Bengaluru

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India] Dec 11 (ANI/NewsVoir): Riyadh headquartered Noon Academy, one of the fastest-growing Edutech start-ups in the Middle East ...


England to pay tribute to Willis in first Test against SA

Cape Town - England players will wear black armbands during the first Test of their tour of South Africa in ...


New SANDF chief Thabiso Mokhosi dies after one month in job

Lieutenant General Thabiso Mokhosi, Chief of the South African Army, died on Tuesday in a Pretoria hospital following a short ...


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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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