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War-Ravaged Bosnia Struggles to Cope With New Migrants

BIHAC, BOSNIA-HERZEGOVINA - Not so long ago, people in Bosnia were sarcastically joking that their war-scarred country is in such ...


Muslims at Hajj Converge For Ritual Stoning of Devil

JAMARAT, SAUDI ARABIA - More than two million Muslim pilgrims hurled pebbles at a giant wall in a symbolic stoning ...


South Africa's Land Bank: Land Expropriation Could Trigger Default

JOHANNESBURG - South Africa's state-owned Land Bank said on Monday a plan to allow the state to seize land without ...


S Africa opens inquiry to probe graft charges against Zuma

Johannesburg [South Africa], Aug 21 (ANI): South Africa on Monday started to investigate the corruption charges levelled against former president ...


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Trump’s former confidant has entered a plea deal: What next?

NEW YORK, U.S. - In a development that is set to have dramatic implications for the U.S. President Donald Trump, ...

Mueller’s ‘thugs’ suffer Trump's blows after McGahn’s expose

WASHINGTON, U.S. - In his latest salvo against Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s probe into alleged collusion between Russia and his ...

Massive 8.2 magnitude quake strikes off the coast of Fiji

WELLINGTON, New Zealand - Small tsunami waves were observed soon after a magnitude 8.2 earthquake struck off the coast of ...

Five imams shot dead in Turkey’s Erzincan province

ANKARA, Turkey - Five clerics from Turkey’s Religious Affairs Directorate (Diyanet) were shot dead after a heated argument broke out ...

Man jailed after making hoax bomb call to catch U.K. flight

LONDON, U.K. - In a shocking incident at the Gatwick Airport, a resident of east London, made a hoax bomb ...

Magnitude 6.0 quake rattles southern Costa Rica

GOLFITO, Costa Rica - The U.S. Geological Survey (U.S.G.S.) said that the southern part of Costa Rica was rattled by ...

Central Africa

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War-Ravaged Bosnia Struggles to Cope With New Migrants

BIHAC, BOSNIA-HERZEGOVINA - Not so long ago, people in Bosnia were sarcastically joking that their war-scarred country is in such ...

S Africa opens inquiry to probe graft charges against Zuma

Johannesburg [South Africa], Aug 21 (ANI): South Africa on Monday started to investigate the corruption charges levelled against former president ...

Mozambique Poised to Impose Controversial Media Fee

Beginning Wednesday, journalists working in Mozambique are scheduled to start paying what may be the highest registration fees in the ...

Melania Trump Announces Solo Trip to Africa

First lady Melania Trump is planning her first big solo international trip with a visit to several African countries in ...

Angola to Rebury National Icon and Rebel Leader Savimbi

JOHANNESBURG - Angola's government has said it will soon exhume and give a 'dignified burial' to Jonas Savimbi, a national ...

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Google slapped with lawsuit over phone tracking scandal

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - Following a scandal that revealed how Google has been illegally tracking movements of millions of users regardless ...


In $3.2 billion deal, PepsiCo buys SodaStream

NEW YORK, U.S. - In a bid to reach out to customers in their homes, rather than through stores, beverage ...


Twitch pulls ad-free viewing from its Prime service

LONDON, U.K. - After deciding to pull ad-free viewing from Twitch Prime, the service has faced intense criticism from users, ...


The all Iranian-made twin-seat fight jet unveiled

TEHRAN, Iran - In a move that Tehran has said would enhance its deterrence capabilities in confronting Washington, the country ...


Keeping it simple: Users picking dumb phones over smart ones

LONDON, U.K. - With smartphones becoming indispensable, and overtaking every aspect of people’s lives in recent years, a new report ...


Digital screens suffer outage at Gatwick Airport

GATWICK, U.K. - Following a massive technical issue with its digital screens, Gatwick Airport had to resort to using white ...


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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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