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Trump attempt to send Cuba back to stone age likely to backfire

The Trump administration has declared the most severe new sanctions against Cuba since President John F. Kennedy imposed an economic ...


Hope - the missing elixir to fix SA's economy

South Africa's election season is underway. But current debates are stuck in a time warp. The country needs to look ...


Pope Calls for Peace in Syria, Yemen, Libya, South Sudan

ROME - Pope Francis expressed closeness to the Christian community struck by the attacks in Sri Lanka on Easter day. ...


Johnson grabs 1-stroke Heritage lead

Hilton Head - World No 1 Dustin Johnson , seeking his third victory of the year, fired a three-under par ...


International

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Multiple attacks in Sri Lanka leave scores dead and hundreds injured

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka - A wave of terrorist attacks have swept across Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday, killing scores of ...

Blue Helmet dies as roadside bomb hits UN peacekeeping convoy in Mali

BAMAKO, Mali - An improvised roadside mine has exploded hitting a UN peacekeeping convoy in the west African nation of ...

13 dead in mass shooting at family party in Mexican state of Veracruz

MEXICO CITY, Mexico - Mexican police are leaving no stone unturned in the search for gunmen who mass murdered more ...

Doctor on frontline of Ebola crisis shot dead in Good Friday attack

KINSHASA, Democratic Republic of the Congo - A doctor fighting the Ebola outbreak for WHO, the World Health Organization, was ...

Two teenage youths arrested over shooting death of Lyra McKee

LONDONDERRY/DERRY, Northern Ireland - Two teenage youths, one 18, and the other 19, have been arrested over the murder of ...

All 3 refugee detention centres resport suspected typhoid fever cases

PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea - An outbreak of typhoid fever has struck refugees detained by Australia on Papua New ...

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Uber woos Japanese and Saudi backers

SAN FRANCISCO, California - Japanese companies Toyota Motor Corp., and DENSO Corporation, together with the Saudi Arabian-backed SoftBank Vision Fund ...

Boeing's flight control system to be reviewed by international panel

WASHINGTON DC - A number of aviation regulators from around the world have agreed to take part in an international ...

Ghosn to be hit with new charges over money laundering in Middle East

TOKYO, Japan - New charges are expected to be filed against former Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn, as early as next ...

Hotel occupanies and room rates falling because of Airbnb

WASHINGTON DC - A recent study has found that the exponential growth of Airbnb is shaking up the hotel industry ...

Trump attempt to send Cuba back to stone age likely to backfire

The Trump administration has declared the most severe new sanctions against Cuba since President John F. Kennedy imposed an economic ...

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13 dead in mass shooting at family party in Mexican state of Veracruz

MEXICO CITY, Mexico - Mexican police are leaving no stone unturned in the search for gunmen who mass murdered more ...


Trump attempt to send Cuba back to stone age likely to backfire

The Trump administration has declared the most severe new sanctions against Cuba since President John F. Kennedy imposed an economic ...


Hope - the missing elixir to fix SA's economy

South Africa's election season is underway. But current debates are stuck in a time warp. The country needs to look ...


Pope Calls for Peace in Syria, Yemen, Libya, South Sudan

ROME - Pope Francis expressed closeness to the Christian community struck by the attacks in Sri Lanka on Easter day. ...


African Asylum-Seekers Could Bear Brunt of Proposed Travel Curbs

As the White House mulls new travel restrictions on countries with high visa overstay rates, activists say African asylum-seekers may ...


Johnson grabs 1-stroke Heritage lead

Hilton Head - World No 1 Dustin Johnson , seeking his third victory of the year, fired a three-under par ...


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