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The number of South Sudanese who have fled to Uganda has hit one million, the UN said Thursday, with no end in sight to the war behind the world`s fastest-growing refugee crisis.
Pakistan's anti-corruption body has issued summons to disqualified Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his two sons to appear before it on Friday in money laundering and graft cases. A National Accountabi
A man held a woman hostage at a radio station in the Netherlands for a little more than an hour on Thursday before he released her and was arrested, Dutch police said
BERLIN - A wary woman in southern Germany alerted police after a man buzzed on the door and asked for permission to search her balcony for his false teeth. Police in ......
As anti-tourism protests hit Barcelona, can visitors happily co-exist with local residents?
Retail sales volumes grew by 0.3% month-on-month in July,
Days before her family travels to the Eastern Cape to bury her, Aviwe Jam Jam was bid a teearful farewell in Khayelitsha on Wednesday night.
The rape victim, who was not allowed to have an abortion by the Supreme Court, delivers a baby girl.
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain said on Thursday it was "confident" talks with the European Union would move towards discussing their future relationship by October, in contrast to warnings from the top EU
Azerbaijan’s Honorary Consul in Australia Aydan Rzayeva had a meeting with parliament members from the Western Australia.
Move part of a strategic shift involving greater focus on electric vehicles
The woman's lawyer says it amounts to "rape by cop" but charges against two officers were dropped.
The woman's lawyer says it amounts to "rape by cop" but charges against two officers were dropped.
The “one-time, big-time” raids in Manila and its suburbs show the police are “not relenting” in President Rodrigo Duterte’s violent, monthslong campaign.
The way she spilled secrets, stripping the monarchy of its mystique and casting doubt on Charles`s ability to be king, drew horror in some parts of the British establishment.
ANKARA (Reuters) - Mehdi Karroubi, an elderly Iranian opposition leader under house arrest since 2011, was hospitalized on Thursday after starting a hunger strike to support his demand for a public tr
SAPS has been keeping tabs on Grace Mugabe who is accused of assault to ensure that she doesn't leave the country, Police Minister Fikile Mbalula said.
The family claims that the only witness called to testify and that a woman who overheard the two men discussing how they would kill his brother, was not called to testify
BEIJING/SEOUL (Reuters) - The United States and South Korea will go ahead with joint military drills next week, the top U.S. military official said on Thursday, resisting pressure from North Korea and
Firm eyeing an annual cost reduction run rate of $1.2 bn
HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Vietnam has criticized the U.S. State Department’s annual international religious freedom report, describing it as containing partial and false information about Vietnam
BERLIN (AP) — A black swan in Bavaria is no longer alone after finding a mate thanks to a lonely hearts ad. The German news agency dpa reported Thursday that the female swan had been living on her
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Environmental authorities in upstate New York have cited a woman who they say tried to sell an Arctic fox on Craigslist. WGRZ-TV reports (http://on.wgrz.com/2i5G8Oh ) the state
JERUSALEM - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu came under mounting pressure Thursday to speak out against President Donald Trump's response to the racially charged violence and anti-Semitic out
White House chief strategist Steve Bannon has attacked white nationalists as "clowns" as the fallout from violent protests in Charlottesville, Virginia, continues.
FREETOWN, Sierra Leone - Mass burials were set to begin Thursday for the hundreds of victims of deadly mudslides in Sierra Leone's capital as the threat of more rain loomed. Queen ......
DUBAI/DOHA (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia will open a border crossing for Qataris making the haj pilgrimage and provide a plane to fly pilgrims in, despite a rift in which Saudi Arabia and other states in t
Five websites, including Alibaba, have been asked to remove vendors that sell virtual private networks.
Local media report knife-wielding man took woman prisoner at radio station near Amsterdam  
GAZA, Palestinian Territory - The Hamas militant group ruling Gaza says one of its fighters was killed by a suicide bomber on Thursday while trying to stop the attacker from ...
BEIJING (AP) — China’s main state news agency, Xinhua, has released a video online criticizing India in a border dispute that prompted an Indian newspaper to complain of “racist overton
LONDON - Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai has gained a place at the University of Oxford. The 20-year-old education activist tweeted her acceptance to the school, saying she was "so excited" to ...
We crushed these rocks to powder, extracted molecules of ancient organisms from them: Scientist
Decision to wear the garment was part of a campaign aimed at banning outfits on security grounds
MADRID (AP) — Spain’s maritime rescue service has saved more than 600 migrants trying to cross the Mediterranean Sea from Morocco in the past 24 hours, making it one of its busiest days so fa
Germany's DAX, France's CAC 40 and the UK's FTSE 100 all fell 0.1 percent
A girl of seven has been left with chemical burns and scarring after a severe reaction to a henna tattoo she was given on holiday.
Mehdi Karroubi stopped eating on Wednesday to press the authorities to give him a public trial.
The search continues for some 600 people still missing following the disaster in the capital Freetown.
Italy reported its strongest economic growth in six years, according to official data released on Wednesday and quoted by DPA. Calculated on a quarterly basis, the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of the
AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Judges at the International Criminal Court (ICC) ruled on Thursday that a former Islamist rebel who was jailed for wrecking holy sites in Timbuktu was liable for damages of 2.7 m
Argentine Senate president Federico Pinedo called on the British government "to sit down and discuss all issues (of the bilateral agenda) including the Malvinas dispute", and s
Hidden a few blocks away from Tijuana’s main thoroughfare, an old warehouse has become a cultural landmark for the city’s fashion-conscious men. Wings painted outside the building are the only
The anticipated cold front has hit KwaZulu-Natal, with heavy snow in the Sani Pass area and reports of snowfall in Nottingham Road.
The anticipated cold front has hit KwaZulu-Natal, with heavy snow in the Sani Pass area and reports of snowfall in Nottingham Road.
The rape victim, who was not allowed to have an abortion by the Supreme Court, delivers a baby girl.
Hanson sat in her seat in the assembly for about 20 minutes covered by the black burqa before removing it to call for them to be banned in public for national security reasons.  
US National Security Advisor Lt Gen H R McMaster would be among those attending the meeting
'This is our town and it was invaded by white supremacist terrorists,' says Shining Crawford, one of many who demonstrated
South Korean President Moon Jae-in said there would be no second war on the Korean Peninsula.              
Australian far-right senator Pauline Hanson wore a burqa to parliament on Thursday as part of her campaign to ban the all-enveloping garment worn by some Muslim women, drawing a quick rebuke from the
An Australian senator provoked an angry backlash by wearing a burka in Parliament as part of her campaign for a national ban on Islamic face covers.
A study conducted by the World Health Organisation in 2012 found 65% of women in South Africa had experienced spousal abuse.
The UNHCR said additional funds were desperately needed to help the refugees flooding into Uganda, adding that most were women and children fleeing "barbaric violence".
Jackie Loos tackles South Africa's military defeat at Tobruk in a three part article from her "The Way We Were" column in the Cape Argus.
Turkey stands for Iraq’s territorial integrity and sovereignty
Ex-UN rapporteur Richard Falk, who co-wrote report accusing Israel of imposing 'apartheid regime', spoke in Istanbul
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's Queen Elizabeth sent her deepest sympathies to hundreds of victims of a mudslide in Sierra Leone that swept away homes on the edge of country's capital city in one of Afri
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