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Suspected jihadists kill 42 in Mali's nomadic Tuareg camps

Suspected jihadists on motorcycles have killed at least 42 people during a series of attacks on Tuareg nomadic camps in ...


Prasa closes Pretoria train station for 40 days for maintenance

If you take a train from Metrorail's Bosman station in Pretoria as part of your commute to work, you'll need ...


DQ elevates SA's Tandy to bronze in China

Cape Town - The disqualification of British swimmer Ben Proud elevated South Africa's Bradley Tandy to the bronze medal in ...


Ebola in the DRC: expert sets out critical lessons learnt in Liberia

Mosoka Fallah, Harvard Medical School Ebola in the Democratic Republic Congo (DRC) has now spread to urban areas. The Conversation ...


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U.S. Senate hands Trump a double defeat on Saudi Arabia

WASHINGTON, U.S. - The U.S. Senate handed the country's President Donald Trump a double defeat, after voting to not only ...

Australian police seize half-tonne of meth, arrest two teens

PARRAMATTA, Western Sydney, NSW, Australia - A 17-year-old boy appeared in Parramatta Children’s Court on Friday on charges relating to ...

Cohen handed three year prison sentence in Mueller probe

WASHINGTON, U.S. - A Manhattan Federal Court judge sentenced the U.S. President Donald Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen to three ...

Warehouse with voting machines in Congo destroyed in blaze

KINSHASA, Congo - A massive blaze engulfed a warehouse in Congo on Thursday, destroyed a large number of machines and ...

Nine killed, dozens injured in Turkey train crash

ANKARA, Turkey - A tragic high-speed train crash near the Turkish capital of Ankara left at least nine people dead ...

Israeli PM says human rights and free press need balancing

TEL AVIV, Israel - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has thrown his support behind Saudi Arabia over the Jamal Khashoggi ...

Central Africa

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Warehouse with voting machines in Congo destroyed in blaze

KINSHASA, Congo - A massive blaze engulfed a warehouse in Congo on Thursday, destroyed a large number of machines and ...

Prasa closes Pretoria train station for 40 days for maintenance

If you take a train from Metrorail's Bosman station in Pretoria as part of your commute to work, you'll need ...

Ebola in the DRC: expert sets out critical lessons learnt in Liberia

Mosoka Fallah, Harvard Medical School Ebola in the Democratic Republic Congo (DRC) has now spread to urban areas. The Conversation ...

UNHCR warns of massive shelter needs of DR Congo's displaced

UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, is extremely concerned at the large number of people left homeless by fighting in the ...

'Young miracle:' Baby recovers from Ebola in DRC outbreak

They call her the "young miracle". A baby who was admitted to an Ebola treatment centre just six days after ...

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Japanese regulator to business practices of tech giants

TOKYO, Japan - Japan’s Fair Trade Commission is set to launch a comprehensive survey in January 2019 to check the ...


U.S. China trade tensions could hit Apple sales in China

SHANGHAI, China - Many Chinese companies are pressing their employees to boycott iPhones and Apple products and buy Huawei units ...


Samsung to shutter Tianjin City plant

TIANJIN CITY, China - Samsung Electronics will suspend their operations at one of their mobile phone plants in China. With ...


Tencent Music raises nearly $1.1 billion in its U.S. IPO

NEW YORK, U.S. - China’s largest music-streaming service, Tencent Music Entertainment Group has raised nearly $1.1 billion in its U.S. ...


Jack Ma toppled as China's Richest Man from world index

BEIJING, China - With a fortune of $42.5 billion, Evergrande Group owner Xu Jiayin toppled Alibaba's Jack Ma to become ...


Another bug in Google+ affects 52.5 million users

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - Two months after announcing its decision to shut down Google+, the Alphabet-owned search engine giant has revealed ...


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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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