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WPI surges to 5.28 percent in October; marks a 4 month high

New Delhi [India], Nov 14 (ANI): Wholesale inflation based on the wholesale price index (WPI) stood at 5.28 percent in ...


3 Civilians Killed in Attack Targeting Foreign Troops in Mali

BAMAKO - Three Malian civilians were killed and around 30 people were wounded in a suicide attack late Monday in ...


As Slavery Evolves in Mauritania, Silent Victims Prove Harder to Find

DAR EL BARKA, MAURITANIA - Day after day, Aminetou Mint Yarg and her fellow villagers in southern Mauritania haul water ...


Cuba to Withdraw Doctors From Brazil After Bolsonaro Snub

HAVANA - Cuba said on Wednesday it would pull thousands of its doctors from Brazil after the South American nation's ...


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U.S. stocks make solid gains

NEW YORK, New York – U.S. stocks bounded ahead on Thursday despite a weak opening. A report published by The ...

Japan's tech conglomerate pours in funds into WeWork

TOKYO, Japan - WeWork has announced that it has managed to secure additional funds from the Masayoshi Son-led Japanese technology ...

Facebook and Instagram using AI to spot drug dealers

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - In a bid to join in America's war against the addition crisis, the world's largest social networking ...

UK crisis over Brexit hits sterling

LONDON, UK - The British pound has tumbled on foreign exchange markets after a number of ministers resigned from Prime ...

Spotify launches in the Middle East and North Africa

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - In a bid to cater to millions of potential consumers in the region, the music ...

Asian markets get lift from talk of U.S. and China contacts

SYDNEY, Australia – Stocks in Asia bounced back on Thursday after a glimmer of hope on the U.S.-China trade situation, ...

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White House gripped with rumors of Trump’s Cabinet shakeup

WASHINGTON, U.S. - In the aftermath of the embarrassment from the Midterm elections earlier this month, the White House has ...

Saudi seeks death penalty for five Khashoggi murder suspects

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - A day after Turkey said that suspects in the murder of Saudi Arabian journalist Jamal Khashoggi ...

Afghanistan policemen killed in overnight Taliban attack

KABUL, Afghanistan - Amid an ongoing and intensified battle against Taliban, officials in Afghanistan have now reported another attack by ...

Human Rights Watch urges Bangladesh to stop repatriation

NEW YORK, New York – The Bangladesh government should follow the recommendations of senior UN refugee and human rights officials ...

Chinese-owned cars, properties seized by Oz federal police

SYDNEY, Australia - The Australian Federal Police, at the request of the Chinese government, have seized a large quantity of ...

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Guests arrested at gay wedding in Tanzania

DODOMA, Tanzania - Ten men remain in custody after being arrested during a raid on a same-sex marriage on the ...


A Street Vending Ban in Zambia Causes Problems for Farmers

Business A Street Vending Ban in Zambia Causes Problems for Farmers view team After a cholera outbreak, the Zambian government ...


Zimbabwe Marks One Year After Mugabe's Ouster

HARARE - One year ago, Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe resigned after 37 years in power. Some Zimbabweans say not much has ...


Zimbabwe must be supported, Ramaphosa tells EU hosts

Zimbabwe was on the agenda in talks President Cyril Ramaphosa had with European Union (EU) leaders on Thursday. During a ...


5 UN Soldiers Killed in DRC

Five U.N. military personnel have been killed since Wednesday during operations in the eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo, according ...


Zuma corruption case: Thales wants charges quashed

French arms company Thales, which has been charged along with former president Jacob Zuma in his corruption case, is seeking ...


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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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