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Chiefs QB Patrick Mahomes out of concussion protocol

Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes announced Friday he is out of the concussion protocol and ready to start Sunday's ...


US commends India for gifting COVID-19 vaccine to countries

Washington [US], January 23 (ANI): The United States on Friday "applauded" India for gifting COVID-19 vaccines to several countries including ...


US Senate confirms retired general Austin as Pentagon chief

Washington [US], January 23 (ANI): United States Senate on Friday confirmed retired General Lloyd Austin as the new secretary of ...


Johann Rupert angers Swiss with early Covid-19 shot

Johann Rupert has received his first dose of a Covid-19 vaccine at a clinic his family has investment ties to ...


South Sudanese Still Face Threat from Unexploded Mines, Munitions

JUBA , SOUTH SUDAN - Many South Sudanese have been returning home to farm the land and live their lives ...


Senate Confirms Biden's Choice for Secretary of Defense

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Joe Biden got a needed boost early Friday, with lawmakers giving final approval to his secretary ...


Passing out Parade held at Naval Base Kochi

Kochi (Kerala) [India], January 22 (ANI): A Passing out Parade (PoP) of the 62nd Air Engineering and Air Electrical Officers ...


S Gopalakrishnan appointed next High Commissioner to Malawi

New Delhi [India], January 22 (ANI): S Gopalakrishnan has been appointed as the next High Commissioner of India to the ...


PREVIEW | Swallows face Sundowns test in top-of-the-table clash

This season's surprise package Swallows FC face their sternest test at defending champions Mamelodi Sundowns in a top-of-the-table clash with ...


Eskom: We have plans in place for tropical storm Eloise

Tropical Storm Eloise is expected to become a cyclone before making landfall later on Friday or early Saturday near the ...


Motsepe's CAF presidential venture awaiting FIFA's approval - Jordaan

South African Football Association president Danny Jordaan said Patrice Motsepe's Confederation of African Football presidency has been accepted by Africa's ...


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As Trump said, Joe Biden is going to need a lot of luck

While Joe Biden's Presidency gives people a chance to rebuild, it also faces the bitterness and opposition of Trump's ever-loyal ...

Europe says it is ready for a new start with U.S.

LONDON, UK - World leaders have congratulated Joe Biden following his inauguration Wednesday as the 46th U.S. president. Many allies ...

NYC man accused of threatening to murder Representatives and Senators

NEW YORK CITY, New York - A New York City man who who stoked tensions before and after the storming ...

48 years after winning Senate seat, Biden assumes presidency

The end of Donald Trump's dysfunctional tenure in the White House means the start of a relatively normal presidency under ...

Former President Donald Trump arrives at new home, Mar-a-Lago

U.S. President Donald Trump left the White House for the final time on Wednesday, heading by helicopter to a nearby ...

B'Tselem describes Israel as apartheid state

Last week Israeli human rights group B'Tselem released a position paper describing for the first time in its 30-year history, ...

Central Africa

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PREVIEW | Swallows face Sundowns test in top-of-the-table clash

This season's surprise package Swallows FC face their sternest test at defending champions Mamelodi Sundowns in a top-of-the-table clash with ...

Eskom: We have plans in place for tropical storm Eloise

Tropical Storm Eloise is expected to become a cyclone before making landfall later on Friday or early Saturday near the ...

Motsepe's CAF presidential venture awaiting FIFA's approval - Jordaan

South African Football Association president Danny Jordaan said Patrice Motsepe's Confederation of African Football presidency has been accepted by Africa's ...

Another big storm, growing stronger, set to hit central Mozambique

A powerful storm nearing Mozambique is expected to intensify into a tropical cyclone on Friday, according to forecasts, dumping rain ...

SA to use 2 different squads against Pakistan: Graeme Smith

Cape Town [South Africa], January 22 (ANI): Cricket South Africa (CSA) director of cricket Graeme Smith on Friday revealed that ...

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IEA anticipates less oil demand in 2021

PARIS, France - The International Energy Agency (IEA) reduced its 2021 global oil forecast this week as fresh coronavirus lockdowns ...


Sellers take charge on Asian stock markets

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were sold off on Friday. All the major indices lost ground, while the ...


Giant telco supplier based in Ireland heralds international expansion

LIMERICK, Ireland - A boost for Ireland's expanding tech sector are plans by a giant telco supplier to recruit scores ...


U.S. stock markets have quiet day, greenback slump continues

NEW YORK, New York - Wall Street took a breather on Thursday, a day after the major indices hit record ...


European Union's external fishing activities under scrutiny

The EU has a large fleet that fishes outside European waters. Nearly a third of its catch comes from non-EU ...


Stocks in Asia make upward thrust, greenback falters again

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Shares in Asia followed their U.S. counterparts on Thursday, rising into the stratosphere.the Hong Kong key ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

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