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To many, he represents a kind of royalty of the African National Congress (ANC), an upper class that has grown removed from the average South African the part...


Miguna Miguna speaks after Court win against government

However, in a statement to newsrooms, Interior Ministry Principal Secretary Karanja Kibicho fired back at judge Kimaru's ruling, stating that the deportation of...


Woman pretending to be man arrested for marrying women for dowry

Her three-year not-so Oscar-winning performance failed after she was reported to the police by her first wife. "The girl from Kathgodam area lodged a report ...


Turkey proposes joint-US plan to remove Kurd militia from Syria's Manbij

Acknowledging that US-Turkey relations have been in crisis, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and his Turkish counterpart said Friday in Ankara that the two ...


Australian ministers banned from sex with staffers amid DPM scandal

Turnbull followed that up by banning all government ministers from have sex with their staffers, making it pretty likely that Joyce's legacy will forever be the...


Oxfam Charity Reeling Under Charges of Sexual Misconduct by Staffers

On Monday the deputy head of Oxfam resigned over what she said was the charity's failure to respond adequately to the allegations of sexual misconduct by some o...


More civilians killed in 2017

The insurgents in turn have vowed to retaliate with more force in the coming summer fighting season. Such attacks have recently become a hallmark of the war. ...


India says Pakistan 'will pay' after Kashmir army camp attack

The dad of a soldier that was killed in the attack declared that his son "died serving his nation", reports Express.co.uk. Indian officials said one soldier w...


Congressional Republicans Now Leading on the Economy

This month's jump in satisfaction reflects slightly more positive evaluations of the nation's direction from Republicans as well as from Democrats. Schale sai...


Talladega High student found with gun in backpack

Kunin said he could not release any additional information about the student, including his grade level or whether he had been disciplined in the past, becaus...


U.S. woman wakes up with British accent

She's not insane, she just suffers from a rare condition. Diagnosed with foreign accent syndrome in April 2016, apart from thinking there has to be a connecti...


Proposed NASA budget takes one small step toward the Moon

The white house proposal released on Monday says, "The budget proposes to end direct United States financial support for the International Space Station in ...


South Africa: ANC 'decides Zuma must go'

The National Executive Committee ( NEC ), the party's highest decision-making body, is expected to finalise the issue on Tuesday and brief the nation on its dec...


Russian Federation intends to keep meddling in USA elections — Intelligence Chiefs

He said Russia , China , Iran and North Korea "pose the greatest threats" to the electronic operations of US government and commerce. "We expect Russian...


Kuwait pledges $2 billion for rebuilding Iraq

Baghdad says it needs almost $90 billion to rebuild after three years of war with the Islamic State group devastated homes, schools, hospitals and other infrast...


Germany: Martin Schulz steps down as SPD head

On Tuesday, Schulz said he hoped his decision to resign would result in party members focusing on the coalition treaty rather than personnel issues. "I depart...


New York City bomber Ahmed Rahimi sentenced to life in prison

Chelsea bomber Ahmad Rahimi was sentenced Tuesday to multiple life terms for setting off a shrapnel-packed explosive as part of a wave of planned attacks in N...


Rahul assures win in Karnataka Assembly polls

The Congress president, continuing with the first leg of his poll campaign in north Karnataka for the second day, said when the BJP was in power in the state, t...


US Airstrikes Kill 100 Russian and Syrian Fighters, Reports Say

Syrian regime forces launched a coordinated attack that included about 500 regime troops, 122mm howitzers , tanks and multiple launch rocket systems on the U...


Canada-Philippines helicopter deal sparks human rights concerns

Earlier, Canada ordered a review of the deal and expressed concern the helicopters might be used to fight rebels and drug smugglers. "I want to tell the armed...