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Kenya Upholds Ban on Same-Sex Relations

NAIROBI, KENYA - Kenya's high court on Friday upheld laws that criminalize gay sex. The much-anticipated ruling Friday was decided ...


Ghana name Ayew new AFCON captain

Accra - Ghana coach Kwasi Appiah on Friday named Andre Ayew as the new captain while the nation's football federation ...


Fears of Ebola pandemic if DRC violent attacks continue

Health officials have warned that the second-deadliest outbreak of Ebola may spiral out of control unless attacks by armed groups ...


Realism should guide the next generation of UN peacekeeping

Since the first United Nations peacekeeping operation was deployed to oversee a ceasefire in the Arab-Israeli war seven decades ago, ...


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Bosch fined over diesel emissions scandal

STUTTGART, Germany - Bosch has been hit with a fine of 90 million euros over allegations of negligence in relation ...

Sweden and Ireland delegations get together to discuss digital

CO. WESTMEATH, Ireland - Minister of State for Community Development, Natural Resources and Digital Development, Sean Canney welcomed King Carl ...

20-acre recreation complex to boost Buffalo's Outer Harbor

BUFFALO, New York - The new Lakeside Complex on Buffalo's Outer Harbor opened on Friday.The 20-acre site includes a new ...

Ireland unveils strategy and vision for Cx

DUBLIN, Ireland -  A new report has been released detailing the extent to which 5,000 jobs in the Customer Experience ...

U.S. stocks rise Friday, greenback falls

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were higher at the close on Friday, while the U.S. dollar was sold ...

Boeing Starliner test clears way for flights to and from space center

WHITE SANDS, New Mexico - Boeing's CST-100 Starliner propulsion system was put to the test on Thursday at NASA's White ...

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Japan under fire from North Korea during Trump tour

PYONGYANG, North Korea - North Korea has issued two provocative statements slamming Japan, just as U.S. President Donald Trump has ...

Last year 98 UN peacekeepers lost their lives

UNITED NATIONS - Since the UN set up its first peacekeeping mission back in 1948, more than 3,800 peacekeepers have ...

Arson blamed for attack on Catholic Church in Derrry

LONDONDERRY, Northern Ireland - A Catholic Church in Derry/Londonderry in Northern Ireland have been set ablaze.Detectives say they believe the ...

National Day in U.S. for missing children

WASHINGTON DC - When a 13-year-old North Carolina girl went missing last fall, the FBI and state and local partners ...

Leo Varadkar praises Theresa May

DUBLIN, Ireland - Taoseach Leo Varadkar has paid tribute to his counterpart in the UK following her announcement that she ...

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Last year 98 UN peacekeepers lost their lives

UNITED NATIONS - Since the UN set up its first peacekeeping mission back in 1948, more than 3,800 peacekeepers have ...


Fears Ebola epidemic could spread beyod DRC

KINSHASA, Democratic Republic of the Congo (Central Africa) - With the Democratic Republic of the Congo's worst ever Ebola outbreak ...


NZ add to Blitzboks woes in London with last-gasp win

Cape Town - New Zealand have claimed 5th place at the London Sevens after beating the Blitzboks 21-17 in a ...


Most call centre jobs are a dead end for South Africa's youth

The South African government believes that the business processing industry is key to job creation. And the sector has indeed ...


The seven things new leaders need to do to fix South Africa

South Africa's new national government and nine new provincial executives have taken office following recent elections. They all have a ...


Eskom and our economy are in deep trouble, warns DA

South Africa needs "solutions and not more talk shops" to end Eskom's "monopolistic stranglehold on electricity" and to rescue the ...


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