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India supports strengthening maritime security in Gulf of Guinea

New York [US], November 23 (ANI): India on Tuesday (local time) vowed to support all national, regional and international efforts ...

Mali Orders French NGOs to Stop Activities

BAMAKO - Mali's military government has ordered all non-governmental organizations, including aid groups, financed by France to stop activity in ...

FIFA World Cup: Absence of Sadio Mane is a problem for us, says Senegal manager after loss to Netherlands

Al Rayyan [Qatar], November 22 (ANI): Following his side's loss to Netherlands in their FIFA World Cup 2022 opener, Senegal ...

FIFA World Cup: Not satisfied with our messy ball possession, says Netherlands manager after win over Senegal

Doha [Qatar], November 22 (ANI): Following the win over Senegal in the FIFA World Cup opener, Netherlands manager Louis van ...

Bale Salvages 1-1 Draw for Wales Against US in World Cup

AL RAYYAN, Qatar - Gareth Bale converted a penalty kick in the 82nd minute to offset Tim Weah's first-half goal ...

Netherlands beat Senegal in World Cup Group A

© Provided by Xinhua DOHA, Nov. 21 (Xinhua) -- Cody Gakpo and Davy Klaassen struck late goals as the Netherlands ...

FIFA World Cup 2022: Gakpo, Klaassen guide Netherlands to 2-0 win over Senegal

Doha [Qatar], November 22 (ANI): Late goals from Cody Gakpo and Davy Klaassen guided a spirited Netherlands to 2-0 victory ...

World Cup roundup: England stings Iran 6-2 in opener

England opened Group B play at the World Cup on Monday with a 6-2 thrashing of Iran in Doha, Qatar. ...

England Routs Iran 6-2 at World Cup

Doha, Qatar - Bukayo Saka and Marcus Rashford put last year's European Championship loss behind them, combining to score three ...

Meet Benin's Real-Life 'Woman King'

Djigbé, Benin - "The Woman King" is a rare example of an African story told in the form of a ...

Proud to be part of its construction team: Indian engineer Shahid who contributed to making of Qatar's FIFA WC stadium

Nagpur (Maharashtra) [India], November 21 (ANI): Shahid Ali, one of the engineers behind the construction work in the Al Bayt ...

World Cup 2022: what the dream of football success means to migrants

The FIFA World Cup in Qatar has already been hit by controversy around human rights and the treatment of migrant ...

FIFA World Cup: Need to be well-organised to be competitive, says Qatar coach after loss to Ecuador

Al Khor [Qatar], November 21 (ANI): After the loss to Ecuador in the opening match of the FIFA World Cup, ...

FIFA World Cup: Enner Valencia will play against Netherlands, confirms Ecuador manager

Al Khor [Qatar], November 21 (ANI): Following his team's win over hosts Qatar in the opening match of FIFA World ...

Suspected Jihadis Kill Troops, Civilians in Nigeria

Kano, Nigeria - Gunmen attacked an army base and a town in northeast Nigeria killing nine soldiers, two policemen and ...

Ecuador Coasts Past Hapless Host Qatar in World Cup Opener

AL KHOR, Qatar - Ecuador eased past World Cup debutants Qatar 2-0 on Sunday with two goals from veteran striker ...

Valencia fires Ecuador to 2-0 win over Qatar in World Cup opener

© Provided by Xinhua AL KHOR, Nov. 20 (Xinhua) -- Enner Valencia scored two first-half goals as Ecuador beat hosts ...

Ecuador Coasts Past Hapless Hosts Qatar in World Cup Opener

AL KHOR, Qatar - Ecuador eased past World Cup debutants Qatar 2-0 on Sunday with two goals from veteran striker ...

Ecuador Coast Past Hapless Hosts Qatar in World Cup Opener

AL KHOR, Qatar - Ecuador eased past World Cup debutants Qatar 2-0 on Sunday with two goals from veteran striker ...

Hosts Qatar beaten in World Cup opener

The Middle Eastern nation became the first hosts to lose a World Cup opening matchQatar suffered defeat against Ecuador in ...

Senegal Celebrates 'Day of Fonio' as Food Insecurity Looms

KEDOUGOU, SENEGAL - As climate change has challenged food security, some African countries that have relied on grain imports, like ...

Public backing Argentina, superstar Lionel Messi ahead of World Cup

A team from outside of Europe has not won the World Cup since 2002, but the public is expecting that ...

Phool Mohammad murder case: Court sentences life imprisonment to 30 accused

New Delhi [India], November 18 (ANI): A Special Court in Sawai Madhopur district of Rajasthan on Friday sentenced 30 accused ...

World Cup 2022: Match schedules and results

The 2022 FIFA World Cup, which runs from 20 November to 18 December in Qatar, will determine who will succeed ...

Mali bans French NGOs as diplomatic row deepens

Mali's junta announced on Monday a ban on the activities of NGOs funded or supported by France, including humanitarian groups, ...

Qatar World Cup: 5 things we learned on Day 1 - the pain of gain

Hardly surprising that with a ban on the sale of alcohol around the World Cup stadium, there were a lot ...

Valencia bags a brace as Ecuador ease past Qatar in World Cup opener

Enner Valencia scored twice on Sunday night to lead Ecuador to an opening round win over hosts Qatar at the ...

Qatar take on Ecuador to launch 2022 World Cup

A capacity crowd of 60,000 is expected at the Al Bayt Stadium in Doha on Sunday night to watch Qatar ...

French-speaking countries begin Tunisia summit focused on economy

The world's French-speaking countries gathered in Tunisia on Saturday for talks focused on economic cooperation, more than a year after ...

France halts development aid to Mali

France will stop sending public development aid to Mali because of the West African country's alleged ties to Russian paramilitaries, ...

The secret wars of the U.S. imperium

The U.S. imperium, that most awesome of devilish powers, has tentacled itself across the globe, often unbeknownst to its own ...

Nigeria begins drilling in first oil fields in northeast region

ABUJA, Nov. 22 (Xinhua) -- Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday inaugurated Kolmani Integrated Development Project to drill oil and ...

Kenyan soccer fans enjoy World Cup fever

NAIROBI, Nov. 22 (Xinhua) -- A wave of excitement is sweeping across Kenya's football fan base as the world's biggest ...

Memphis focuses on World Cup rather than Barca future

DOHA, Nov. 22 (Xinhua) -- The Netherlands' forward Memphis Depay says he is focusing on the World Cup rather than ...

Roundup: Big win for England, happy return for Wales on World Cup Day 2

DOHA, Nov. 21 (Xinhua) -- England got their FIFA World Cup campaign under way with a commanding 6-2 win over ...

Van Gaal hails "efficient" Netherlands win

DOHA, Nov. 21 (Xinhua) -- Netherlands manager Louis van Gaal admitted he was not entirely satisfied after his team produced ...

Netherlands claims 2-0 victory against Senegal in FIFA World Cup Group A

DOHA, 21st November, 2022 (WAM) -- Netherlands won 2-0 against Senegal in their FIFA World Cup Group A match, held ...

Three peacekeepers in Mali wounded in IED blast: UN

UNITED NATIONS, Nov. 21 (Xinhua) -- An improvised explosive device (IED) detonated on the road to Timbuktu, Mali, on Monday ...

Blame me for defeat to Netherlands: Cisse

DOHA, Nov. 21 (Xinhua) -- Senegal manager Aliou Cisse said he accepted the blame after the Netherlands scored two late ...

UN chief appoints new resident coordinator for Central African Republic

UNITED NATIONS, Nov. 21 (Xinhua) -- UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Monday announced the appointment of Mohamed Ag Ayoya of ...

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Nigeria Inaugurates First Oil and Gas Project in North

Abuja, Nigeria - Nigeria began drilling for oil and gas in the northeast on Tuesday, a first for the African ...

FIFA WC: We were punished by our mistakes, says Australian coach after loss to France

Al Wakrah [Qatar], November 23 (ANI): Following the loss to France in their FIFA World Cup 2022 opener, Australia head ...

FIFA WC: Let in that goal that we should have avoided, says France coach Deschamps after win over Australia

Al Wakrah [Qatar], November 23 (ANI): Following his team's win over Australia in their FIFA World Cup 2022 opener, defending ...

Right time to seek a new challenge: Cristiano Ronaldo on Manchester United exit

Doha [Qatar], November 23 (ANI): Star footballer Cristiano Ronaldo on Tuesday announced the end of his contract with Manchester United, ...

West probes China's headhunting of its military personnel

New Delhi [India], November 23 (ANI): After reports about China's headhunting of its military personnel last month, pressure is growing ...

WHO looking to rename monkeypox to 'MPOX': Report

Geneva [Switzerland], November 23 (ANI): The World Health Organization (WHO) is looking to rename monkeypox to "MPOX" to destigmatize the ...

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