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Former UN Ambassador Nikki Haley Walks into Twitter Feud with Finland

UNITED NATIONS - Former U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley found herself in a Twitter feud with the people of Finland on ...


SEE: The top SA city for quality of living

Durban was ranked as South Africa's best city in terms of quality of living, according to Mercer's 21st Quality of ...


Solskjaer lifts Shaw after FA Cup shocker

Cape Town - Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has tried to raise Luke Shaw's spirits following Manchester United's recent FA Cup quarter-final ...


'Women, babies trapped in trees' after deadly Mozambique storm

Rescue workers in Mozambique are racing against time to save hundreds of people clinging onto roofs and trees around the ...


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UK gets extension for withdrawal from European Union

BRUSSELS, Belgium - Britain has received a two week extension to its Brexit deadline, however this could become 10 weeks ...

China's New Silk Road May Hurt Italian Workers, Analysts Say

ROME - Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte will sign up his country Saturday to China's Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), ...

Hundreds of Thousands of Algerians Rally Against Bouteflika

ALGIERS - Hundreds of thousands of Algerians rallied on Friday to demand the immediate resignation of President Abdelaziz Bouteflika, who ...

Clashes With Taliban Kill Two US Soldiers in Afghanistan

ISLAMABAD - A joint counter-Taliban operation in northern Afghanistan Friday killed two American service members and an Afghan partner, officials ...

Els in the hunt for Maybank Championship title

Kuala Lumpur - South African Ernie Els surged into contention at the halfway stage of the Maybank Championship on Friday ...

Bangladesh's Ruling Party Signs MoU with China's Communist Party

Representatives of Bangladeshs Awami League (AL) and the Communist Party of China (CPC) signed the first-ever memorandum of understanding (MoU) ...

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Stocks in Asia fail to set any records on Friday

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia drifted on Friday, in a lacklustre close to the week. The Australian All Ordinaries ...

UK gets extension for withdrawal from European Union

BRUSSELS, Belgium - Britain has received a two week extension to its Brexit deadline, however this could become 10 weeks ...

UK public getting tired of political games

Brexit increasingly looks like a train crash in slow motion. Watching the British parliament going through consecutive Brexit votes, however, ...

Demand for shares in Apple prompts buying of U.S. stocks

NEW YORK, New York - It was a good day on Wall Street on Thursday. No bad news, in fact ...

Hong Kong Hang Seng declines 249 points

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in China, Japan and Australia rose on Thursday, but in Hong Stock the main index fell. ...

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Netanyahu praises Trump for Golan Heights recognition

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump said Thursday the United States is recognizing Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights, ...


Two thirds of those who died in Mosul ferry disaster were women

MOSUL, Iraq - Nearly 100 people, mostly women and children, have drowned after a ferry packed with families celebrating Kurdish ...


U.S. president launches another attack on former senator McCain

LIMA, Ohio - U.S. President Donald Trump was at it again on Wednesday at the U.S. army tank plant in Lima, Ohio. ...


Malaysia doing its bit in supporting UNIFIL

BEIRUT, Lebanon - As U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo flew into Beirut, in Lebanon on Friday, it was business ...


U.S. secretary of state telephones Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman

JERUSALEM, Israel - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has taken time out on his current tour of the Midle ...


Heavy fighting continues in Yemen despite truce

With the UN announcing a  new plan  to shore up the December 2018  Stockholm Agreement between Yemen’s warring parties, the ...


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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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