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Paul Eenhoorn, 'This Is Martin Bonner' and 'Land Ho!' actor, dies at 73

Washington [US], August 8 (ANI): The Australian actor Paul Eenhoorn, best known for his critically acclaimed cameo appearances in the ...

UK Museum Agrees to Return Looted Benin Bronzes to Nigeria

London - A London museum agreed Sunday to return a collection of Benin Bronzes looted in the late 19th century ...

Blinken Visits South Africa Amid New 'Cold War'

Johannesburg, South Africa - U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken arrived in South Africa on Sunday in what analysts describe ...

Tiny African Kingdom Offers Skiing as Europe Sweats Summer Heat

BUTHA-BUTHE, Lesotho - While millions across Europe sweat through a summer of record-breaking heat, they're skiing in Africa.Don't worry. This ...

Ashleigh Buhai wins AIG Women's Open in playoff over In Gee Chun

Ashleigh Buhai of South Africa persevered through four playoff holes and made a crucial sand save her fourth time through ...

Zawahiri's killing shows US' resolve to act against terrorism: Blinken on 24th anniversary of 1998 US embassy bombings

Washington [US], August 8 (ANI): On the 24th Anniversary of the 1998 bombings of US Embassies in East Africa, US ...

US Top Diplomat Blinken in South Africa on Africa Tour

Johannesburg - U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken began his three-nation tour of Africa Sunday by visiting a museum in ...

UK waged 'dirty' propaganda operation in Africa Guardian

Secretive British ?dirty tricks? unit smeared Kenya's leftist vice president during the Cold War, The Guardian reportedA covert unit within ...

Somali Parliament Endorses New Cabinet Amid Al-Shabab Attacks

Mogadishu - Somali members of parliament gathered at the presidential palace in the capital, Mogadishu, Sunday and overwhelmingly endorsed new ...

Examining the Debate OverNative American Land Acknowledgments

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Rail project from Delhi to Kashmir amidst Himalayan range is near to completion

New Delhi [India] August 7 (ANI): The central government along with the Indian Railways will soon be opening the Delhi ...

UK waged 'dirty' propaganda operation in Africa - Guardian

Secretive British ?dirty tricks? unit smeared Kenya's leftist vice president during the Cold War, The Guardian reportedA covert unit within ...

CWG 2022: Amit Panghal clinches another boxing gold for India in Flyweight category

Birmingham [UK], August 7 (ANI): Indian boxer Amit Panghal captured another boxing gold for the country after defeating England's Kiaran ...

China slows BRI investments amid concerning economic situation

Beijing [China], August 7 (ANI): The slow investment in Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) projects establishes the fact that Beijing ...

CWG 2022: Para TT star Bhavina Patel excited to meet PM Modi following her gold medal win

Birmingham [UK], August 7 (ANI): Following her gold medal win at Commonwealth Games 2022 on Saturday, Para Table Tennis star ...

Kenya's Muslims: a divided community with little political clout

Kenyan Muslims played a part in the push to repeal repressive political laws in the country in the early 1990s. ...

US Secretary of State Arrives in South Africa

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken arrived in South Africa on Sunday, the first leg of his three-nation African tour.In ...

The Ugandan Woman Behind TV for the Deaf

When Susan Mujawa Ananda heard a deaf man had been shot and wounded during the global health crisis, she decided ...

Study finds increased risk of preterm birth and underweight newborns associated with racial discrimination

Washington [US], August 7 (ANI): Having an underweight and preterm infant is linked to having encountered racial discrimination based on ...

Red Bulls, D.C. United shake off defensive struggles, draw 0-0

D.C. United held the visiting New York Red Bulls to only one shot on goal as the teams settled for ...

Pune: ICMR-NIV reveals Monkeypox virus strain A.2 in two UAE-returned travellers

By Shalini BhardwajPune (Maharashtra) [India], August 7 (ANI): The Indian Council of Medical Research-National Institute of Virology on Friday analysed ...

CWG 2022: Will try to win gold in world championship, says Ravi Dahiya after gold medal triumph

Birmingham [UK], August 7 (ANI): Following the gold medal victory in wrestling, Ravi Kumar Dahiya said that he will try ...

Erdogan's diplomacy with Russia alarms West FT

While Turkey is a NATO member, its president has walked a middle path on UkraineWestern officials are "increasingly alarmed" that ...

Ashleigh Buhai claims 5-stroke lead at AIG Women's Open

Ashleigh Buhai of South Africa carded a 7-under-par 64 on Saturday to seize a five-stroke lead heading into the final ...

CWG 2022: Bahvina Patel clinches gold in Para Table Tennis women's singles

Birmingham [UK], August 7 (ANI): India's para table tennis player Bahvina Patel won the gold medal after defeating Ifechukwude Christiana ...

Indian men's hockey team beats South Africa 3-2 to reach Commonwealth Games 2022 final

Birmingham [UK], August 7 (ANI): Indian men's hockey team reached the final of the Commonwealth Games 2022 with a 3-2 ...

CWG 2022: Sonalben Patel clinches bronze in Para Table Tennis women's singles

Birmingham [UK], August 7 (ANI): India's para table tennis player Sonalben Manubhai Patel won the bronze medal after defeating England's ...

Ethiopia's Military: 800 Al-Shabab Fighters Killed in Recent Clashes

Mogadishu, Somalia - Ethiopia's military says security forces killed more than 800 fighters from the Somali militant group al-Shabab after ...

CWG 2022: Indian wrestler Vinesh Phogat wins gold in Women's Freestyle 53kg

Birmingham [UK], August 6 (ANI): Indian grappler Vinesh Phogat won the gold medal in the Women's Freestyle 53 kg Nordic ...

US Announces Another $150 Million for Africa Food Crisis

Accra, Ghana - U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Linda Thomas-Greenfield on Friday announced a $150 million package for Africa to ...

Blinken Heads to South Africa Amid New 'Cold War'

Johannesburg, South Africa - U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken arrives in South Africa on Sunday, in what analysts say ...

CWG 2022: Indian wrestler Ravi Kumar Dahiya clinches gold, defeats Nigeria's Ebikewenimo Welson

Birmingham [UK], August 6 (ANI): Indian grappler Ravi Kumar Dahiya won the gold medal in the Men's Freestyle 57kg category ...

CWG 2022: President Murmu, PM Modi congratulate Priyanka Goswami for her silver win in women's 10,000 m race walk

Birmingham [UK], August 6 (ANI): President Droupadi Murmu congratulated athlete Priyanka Goswami after she clinched a silver medal for the ...

CWG 2022: Proud that national flag soared because of me, says Priyanka Goswami after winning silver in 10,000m Race Walk

Birmingham [UK], August 6 (ANI): After clinching the silver medal in the 10,000m Race Walk at the Commonwealth Games 2022, ...

CWG 2022: Achanta Sharath Kamal, Sathiyan Gnanasekaran reach men's singles semis, Sanil Shetty crashes out

Birmingham [UK], August 6 (ANI): Indian table tennis stars Achanta Sharath Kamal and Sathiyan Gnanasekaran advanced to the semifinals of ...

CWG 2022: Indian wrestler Pooja Sihag advances to semis of women's 76 kg category, Vinesh Phogat continues winning

Birmingham [UK], August 6 (ANI): Indian wrestler Pooja Sihag made it to the semifinal of the women's freestyle 76 kg ...

CWG 2022: Indian athlete Priyanka Goswami clinches silver in women's 10000 m race walk

Birmingham [UK], August 6 (ANI): Indian athlete Priyanka Goswami clinched a silver medal for the country after finishing at second ...

Khalifa Fund For Enterprise Development offers US$ 30 million to support SMEs in Kenya

NAIROBI, 6th August, 2022 (WAM) -- In implementation of directives of President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, ...

CWG 2022: Indian wrestlers Vinesh Phogat, Pooja Gehlot make winning start to campaign

Birmingham [UK], August 6 (ANI): Indian wrestler Vinesh Phogat made a winning start to her Commonwealth Games 2022 campaign with ...

CWG 2022: Manika-Diya, Akula-Tennison reach women's doubles quarterfinals in table tennis

Birmingham [UK], August 6 (ANI): The ninth day of India's Commonwealth Games 2022 started on a positive note as in ...

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In July, a UN human rights officer embarked on an outreach visit to the Horn of Africa's Sool and Sanaag ...

Paul Eenhoorn, 'This Is Martin Bonner' and 'Land Ho!' actor, dies at 73

Washington [US], August 8 (ANI): The Australian actor Paul Eenhoorn, best known for his critically acclaimed cameo appearances in the ...

UK Museum Agrees to Return Looted Benin Bronzes to Nigeria

London - A London museum agreed Sunday to return a collection of Benin Bronzes looted in the late 19th century ...

Blinken Visits South Africa Amid New 'Cold War'

Johannesburg, South Africa - U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken arrived in South Africa on Sunday in what analysts describe ...

Tiny African Kingdom Offers Skiing as Europe Sweats Summer Heat

BUTHA-BUTHE, Lesotho - While millions across Europe sweat through a summer of record-breaking heat, they're skiing in Africa.Don't worry. This ...

Ashleigh Buhai wins AIG Women's Open in playoff over In Gee Chun

Ashleigh Buhai of South Africa persevered through four playoff holes and made a crucial sand save her fourth time through ...

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