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Police threaten to slap man for filming pulled over Lamborghini

A resident of Daveyton on the East Rand was threatened by Ekurhuleni metro police on Sunday after he stopped to ...


Briton arrested in Egypt for spying charges says he is free

A British-Libyan tourist says Egyptian authorities have released him two weeks after he was arrested over a video he filmed ...


Syrian refugee aid plan launched as births in exile hit 1 million

AMMAN, Jordan - A typically boisterous two-year-old with distinctive blonde hair and a cheeky grin, Yousef fidgets incessantly while his ...


Rishabh Pant hails Dhoni as 'hero of the country'

Melbourne [Australia], Dec 11 (ANI): Indian wicket-keeper batsman Rishabh Pant, who took a record 11 catches in the first Test ...


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Kim Jong Un leaves Seoul guessing over planned visit

SEOUL, South Korea - The North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's planned visit to the South Korean capital, Seoul, which ...

Migration comes to fore at Marrakesh summit

MARRAKESH, Morocco – Countries from around the world tackled the migration issues on Monday adopting the Global Compact for Migration ...

May admits backstop still a major hurdle for Brexit

LONDON, UK -  British Prime Minister Theresa May on Monday deferred a crucial parliamentary vote on the controversial Brexit deal, that ...

George HW Bush, the last U.S. president to win a war

There are many reasons to miss George H.W. Bush, the 41st president of the United States. A World War II ...

Climate change action: Ireland worst country in the EU

DUBLIN, Ireland - For the second year in a row, Ireland has been deemed as the worst country in the ...

Turkey told extradition of Saudi nationals is not on

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia – Suspects in the Turkish investigation into the assassination of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi will not ...

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Helicopter crash in Sudan kills top ministers, others hurt

KHARTOUM, Sudan - In a tragic incident on Sunday, a helicopter carrying government officials in Sudan crashed in the country's ...

Syrian refugee aid plan launched as births in exile hit 1 million

AMMAN, Jordan - A typically boisterous two-year-old with distinctive blonde hair and a cheeky grin, Yousef fidgets incessantly while his ...

Iran VP in South Africa to Boost Scientific Cooperation

A group of Iranian knowledge-based companies headed by the country's Vice-President for Science and Technology Sorena Sattari have headed to ...

Law society condemns attack on female advocate

The Law Society of South Africa (LSSA) says it is deeply concerned about increasing "criminal behaviour" in and around court ...

Elon Musk tweeted that SA's first Tesla showroom could open in 2019

Tesla owner Elon Musk, who was born in South Africa, tweeted that his electric car company could open its first ...

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Australia recommends tougher scrutiny of tech giants

SYDNEY, Australia - In a bid to better scrutinize the role of tech giants that have gained strong market dominance ...


Millions of commuters impacted after German rail strike

BERLIN, Germany - Amid growing anger over an ongoing pay dispute, several German railway workers staged a four-hour long strike ...


RBI Governor quits citing personal reasons amid ongoing rift

NEW DELHI, India - At a time when the country's central bank is engaged in a prolonged rift with the ...


Nissan and ousted chairman Ghosn formally charged in Tokyo

TOKYO, Japan - In a move that allowed Japanese prosecutors to keep Carlos Ghosn in detention until December 30, the ...


China court imposes injunctions of some iPhone sales

BEIJING, China - A court in China has issued a nationwide ban on the sales and marketing of a range ...


Late gains boost Wall Street

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks bounced back from fierce selling earlier in the day, to finish in the ...


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