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Sahel should be seen as region of opportunity despite multiple crises

The Sahel region of Africa should be considered a region of opportunity. despite the "multiple crises" that people there are ...


Insecurity Puts Mali's Historic Djenne Mosque at Risk

BAMAKO, MALI - Experts say Mali's struggle against Islamist militants is putting its World Heritage sites at risk. For the ...


Main focus of Vice President's visit to Sengal, Gabon is Francophone countries: MEA

New Delhi [India], May 28 (ANI): The main focus of Vice President Venkaiah Naidu's visit to Senegal and Gabon is ...


Safety of Senegal's Hospitals Questioned After Infant Deaths

TIVAOUANE, Senegal - Senegal's president, Macky Sall, has fired the health minister and called for three days of mourning following ...


Vice President Naidu to address business roundtable during Qatar visit

New Delhi [India], May 27 (ANI): During his visit to Qatar, Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu will address the India-Qatar ...


Africa is 'priority continent' for India, huge potential to join collaboration in resource exploration: MEA

New Delhi [India], May 27 (ANI): Terming Africa a priority continent for India, the Ministry of External Affairs on Friday ...


Vice President Naidu expected to launch India-Qatar Startup Bridge during visit to Qatar

New Delhi [India], May 27 (ANI): During his upcoming visit to Qatar, Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu is expected to ...


Military history is repeating for Russia under Putin's regime of thieves

In explaining the reasons for Russia's unexpected military weakness in Ukraine, few have expressed it better than The Economist. The ...


Death and horror in real time prove our almost limitless capacity for evil

The human affinity for blood sport is both ancient and long standing. But there is an even more distressing angle ...


Zayed CHF to restore 'Sheikh Zayed-Hassan II Mosque' in Senegal

DAKAR, 26th May, 2022 (WAM) -- The Zayed Charity and Humanitarian Foundation (Zayed CHF) announced that it is restoring the ...


Vice President Venkaiah Naidu to visit Gabon, Senegal and Qatar

New Delhi [India], May 26 (ANI): Vice President of India, Venkaiah Naidu will pay an official visit to Gabon, Senegal ...


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Amazon U.S. clothing store requires apps, touch screens

LOS ANGELES, California: As people are again leaving their homes to go shopping following the easing of COVID-19 restrictions, Amazon.com ...

UK to investigate anti-competitive Google ad sales

LONDON, England: The UK's Competition and Markets Authority has launched its second investigation into the advertising sales practices of Google.According ...

UK to OK Shell's North Sea gas project to provide 6.5% of nation's gas

LONDON, England: UK officials are expected to approve a request by Shell Oil to develop a North Sea gas field, ...

As tourism returns, Spain's hotels raise rates 36% over 2021

MADRID, Spain: Hotels in Spain are seeing a rebound in tourism, increasing their rates by 36 percent in April over ...

Nasdaq Composite leads U.S. stocks in rally, index adds more than 3%

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks raced ahead on Friday, with technology shares leading the way on signs inflation ...

Hyundai recalls vehicles in US, Canada to replace seat belt part

WASHINGTON D.C.: Due to seat-belt mechanisms that could explode and shoot out metal fragments in the event of a crash, ...

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Italian prosecutors to ask for jail term for former PM Berlusconi

MILAN, Italy: Prosecutors in Milan are seeking a six year prison term for former Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi for ...

Romania to continue flying MIG-21 fighters until 2023

BUCHAREST, Romania: Romania's defense ministry has said that it will continue flying its remaining MiG-21 Lancer fighter jets until May ...

Italian, Dutch soccer fans deported after clashes injure 19 police

TIRANA, Albania: Following violent clashes between Dutch and Italian fans and the police ahead of this week's Europa Conference League ...

New Japan lithium-air battery promises power for airplanes

TOKYO, Japan: A new high-density electric battery developed in Japan has the potential to power electric airplanes, according to industry ...

After earlier accepting 1 million migrants, Greece closes borders, sea

ATHENS, Greece: After a sharp increase in attempted entries by migrants through its Aegean islands and land border with Turkey ...

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US Gulf Coast Preps for Another Dangerous Hurricane Season

New Orleans - "Typically, I feel prepared," Susan Morley-Zender, a New Orleans, Louisiana, resident told VOA when asked about the ...


Australia, US keeping watch on Wang Yi's visit to Pacific Island nations

Beijing [China], May 29 (ANI): Australia and the United States are closely watching the Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi's 10-day ...


MLB roundup: Sandy Alcantara strikes out 14 Braves

Sandy Alcantara pitched his second straight gem and matched his career high with 14 strikeouts to lift the visiting Miami ...


India reports 2,828 new COVID-19 cases, 14 deaths in last 24 hours

New Delhi [India], May 29 (ANI): India reported 2,828 new COVID-19 cases, taking the cumulative infection tally to 4,31,53,043, informed ...


Morocco seizes 1.5 tonnes of cannabis

Rabat [Morocco], May 29 (ANI/Xinhua): Moroccan Navy has seized 1.5 tonnes of cannabis off the northwestern city of Tangier, state ...


Marcus Semien's slam helps Rangers clobber A's

Marcus Semien bashed a grand slam and had five RBIs, while Corey Seager and Adolis Garcia also homered as the ...


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