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Why women sometimes stay with abusers: insights from a Nigerian study

Domestic violence is a public health problem in most parts of the world. A 2021 United Nations report showed that ...

Why Britain should immediately withdraw from Mauritius' Chagos Islands

Britain is on the cusp of decolonising Mauritius - again. The first attempt at decolonisation took place in 1968 but ...

Sudan's military and political rulers sign deal

The agreement ends a standoff that began with a coup in 2021 and involved the US and RussiaThe Sudanese military ...

How pastoral farming can help to avoid a biodiversity crisis

The world is losing its biodiversity. An estimated 41,000 animal species are now threatened with extinction. World leaders will convene ...

Nigerian Police Search for 13 Worshippers Abducted from Mosque

Abuja, Nigeria - Nigerian police in northwest Katsina state say they have rescued four people abducted by gunmen from a ...

UAE, Ukraine to Start Talks on Bilateral Trade Deal

The United Arab Emirates and Ukraine on Monday announced their intention to start negotiations on a bilateral trade deal, expected ...

Sudanese Generals, Pro-Democracy Group Sign Framework Deal

KHARTOUM, Sudan - Sudan's ruling generals and the main pro-democracy group on Monday signed a framework deal until elections but ...

WHO report, samples result on mysterious deaths of Gambia children still pending: Sources

By Shalini BhardwajNew Delhi [India], December 5 (ANI): The World Health Organization (WHO) has failed to respond to the Government ...

Kanye has theory about Musk's genes

The Twitter owner is the first ?genetic hybrid that stuck?, the embattled entertainer has suggested ?as a compliment?Rapper and businessman ...

South Africa's Ramaphosa Awaits ANC Panel Decision on His Fate

JOHANNESBURG - South African President Cyril Ramaphosa's fate was hanging in the balance on Monday ahead of a meeting of ...

Shafali Verma to lead Indian U-19 team in Women's World Cup 2023

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], December 5 (ANI): The All-India Women's Selection Committee has picked India U19 Women's squad for the upcoming ...

Elon Musk says he takes Kanye's "Half Chinese" comment as compliment

Washington [US], December 5 (ANI): After the suspension of his Twitter account, Kanye West called Elon Musk "half Chinese", which ...

Saudi Prince Seeks Mideast Leadership, Independence With Xi's Visit

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia - Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman hosts China's leader this week at a delicate moment in U.S.-Saudi ...

Worried Fans Keep Vigil Outside Brazil Clinic of Football Icon Pele

Sao Paulo - Fans of football superstar Pele congregated Sunday outside the Sao Paulo hospital where the 82-year-old Brazilian icon ...

France are the biggest test we could face: England manager Gareth Southgate

Al Khor [Qatar], December 5 (ANI): Gareth Southgate said that France provides the greatest challenge England may face at the ...

Lance Morris, Michael Neser earn Australia Test call-up against West Indies

Adelaide [Australia], December 5 (ANI): Australia have moved quickly to provide cover for ailing skipper Pat Cummins with uncapped quick ...

US and Israel's confrontation with Iran could escalate into unconventional warfare

By John SolomouNicosia [Cyprus], December 5 (ANI): While since last February the world's attention has been mainly focussed on the ...

World Bank: Indian migrant workers from Singapore, other countries send home record USD100 billion in 2022

By Lee Kah WhyeSingapore, December 5 (ANI): A World Bank report published last week revealed that remittance flows to India ...

19 people kidnapped in Nigeria Mosque attack

Abuja [Nigeria], December 5 (ANI): Gunmen stormed into a Mosque in Nigeria's Katsina State and kidnapped 19 men who were ...

Kanye West calls Elon Musk 'Half-Chinese'; find out why

Washington [US], December 5 (ANI): After the suspension of his Twitter account, Kanye West didn't hold back and took a ...

Migrant Workers Aim to Stay in Qatar Far Beyond World Cup Final

Doha, Qatar - Senegal's loss to England on Sunday saw Africa's hopes of lifting the trophy in Qatar recede even ...

Gunmen Kidnap Worshippers in Nigeria Mosque Attack

Kano, Nigeria - Gunmen abducted 19 Muslim worshippers after attacking a mosque in the restive northwest of Nigeria, police said ...

Sudanese Anti-Corruption Figure Freed on Eve of Political Deal

Khartoum, Sudan - A prominent Sudanese politician was released from jail on Sunday, a day before the civilian coalition he ...

Flash Flood Kills 9at ReligiousGathering in South Africa

Johannesburg - At least nine people died and eight others were missing in South Africa after a flash flood swept ...

Fans' Wild World Cup Fashion Draws Praise, Scorn in Qatar

Doha, Qatar - The World Cup in Qatar has become a political lightning rod, so it comes as no surprise ...

FIFA WC: England oust Senegal 3-0 to set up quarterfinal clash with France

Al Khor [Qatar], December 5 (ANI): England breezed past Senegal with a 3-0 victory in the round of 16 encounter ...

FIFA WC: Kane, Henderson help England take 2-0 lead over Senegal at half-time

Al Khor [Qatar], December 5 (ANI): England dominated the first half to take a two-goal lead against Senegal through Harry ...

Delegates consider India's G20 presidency to come up with solutions on issues of climate, economic growth

By Ayushi AgarwalUdaipur (Rajasthan) [India], December 5 (ANI): Sherpas and delegates of countries attending the first Sherpa of India's G20 ...

South Africa's Ramaphosa Says ANC Executive to Decide His Fate

JOHANNESBURG - South African President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Sunday it was up to the governing party's national executive to ...

Herzog Becomes First Israeli President to visit Bahrain

Manama, Bahrain - Israeli President Isaac Herzog visited Bahrain on Sunday on the first trip by an Israeli head of ...

Afghanistan stares at fresh health emergency with rising pneumonia cases: Report

Kabul [Afghanistan], December 4 (ANI): Amid the perceived humanitarian crisis that has gripped Afghanistan since the Taliban's takeover last year, ...

Liberian President's Long Stay Abroad Criticized

Monrovia - Liberian President George Weah's long absence from the country has raised eyebrows and prompted criticism, leading one opposition ...

Four things to look out for on Monday in World Cup (updated)

© Provided by Xinhua DOHA, Dec. 4 (Xinhua) -- Japan faces Croatia, while Brazil takes on South Korea in the ...

Four things to look out for on Monday in World Cup

© Provided by Xinhua DOHA, Dec. 4 (Xinhua) -- Japan faces Croatia, while Brazil takes on South Korea in the ...

Cheetah marking trees are hotspots for communication also for other species

Washington [US], December 4 (ANI): Marking trees are important hotspots of communication for cheetahs: Here they exchange information with and ...

Study sheds light on origins of Omicron virus

Berlin [Germany], December 4 (ANI): The SARS-CoV-2 subtype, later termed "Omicron," was discovered a year ago in South Africa and ...

Despite peculiarities, conservation challenges similar in Madagascar, Brazil

Sau Paulo [Brazil], December 4 (ANI): Madagascar's nature is so unique that 82 per cent of its plant species and ...

Burkina Faso Government Suspends France's RFI Radio Broadcasts

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso - Burkina Faso's military government has suspended the broadcast of France's RFI radio in the Sahel West ...

VOA Immigration Weekly Recap, Nov. 27Dec. 3

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Goa: MoS Meenakashi Lekhi inaugurates International Lusophone Festival

Goa [India], December 4 (ANI): Union Minister of State for External Affairs Meenakashi Lekhi on Saturday inaugurated the International Lusophone ...

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Exxon Mobil closing oil division in Equatorial Guinea in 2026

IRVING, Texas: Exxon Mobil Corp will wind down oil production in Equatorial Guinea in West Africa after its license expires ...

Why women sometimes stay with abusers: insights from a Nigerian study

Domestic violence is a public health problem in most parts of the world. A 2021 United Nations report showed that ...

Why Britain should immediately withdraw from Mauritius' Chagos Islands

Britain is on the cusp of decolonising Mauritius - again. The first attempt at decolonisation took place in 1968 but ...

Sudan's military and political rulers sign deal

The agreement ends a standoff that began with a coup in 2021 and involved the US and RussiaThe Sudanese military ...

How pastoral farming can help to avoid a biodiversity crisis

The world is losing its biodiversity. An estimated 41,000 animal species are now threatened with extinction. World leaders will convene ...

Nigerian Police Search for 13 Worshippers Abducted from Mosque

Abuja, Nigeria - Nigerian police in northwest Katsina state say they have rescued four people abducted by gunmen from a ...

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