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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 ...

Lagos Free Zone announces major expansion plan by BASF

New Delhi [India], May 26 (ANI/NewsVoir): Lagos Free Zone (LFZ), the first and only economic free zone in Nigeria to ...

Fire Kills 11 Newborn Babies at Senegal Hospital

DAKAR, SENEGAL - Senegal's President Macky Sall said on Wednesday that 11 newborn babies died in a fire at the ...

UK, Spain worried about Russian threat

Moscow's increased activities in Africa might threaten NATO security, London and Madrid claimRussia's expanding presence on the African continent might ...

Niger Says Army Killed 40 Boko Haram Fighters on Lake Chad Islands

Niamey, Niger - The Niger government said Wednesday that the army had killed around 40 Boko Haram jihadis in overnight ...

Texas shooting: How many more children will die before leaders act? asks UNICEF chief

Texas [US], May 26 (ANI): In the wake of the Texas school shooting that resulted in the death of 19 ...

Latest Developments in Ukraine: May 25

For full coverage of the crisis in Ukraine, visit Flashpoint Ukraine.The latest developments in the conflict between Russia and Ukraine. ...

Merck Foundation African First Ladies Summit 2022 to discuss patient care transformation, raising awareness on social and health issues in Africa

Abuja [Nigeria]/ Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 24 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Merck Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Merck KGaA Germany conducted the ...

Tunisia working to contain diesel spill after sinking of Guinean ship

TUNIS, 16th April, 2022 (WAM/TAP) -- Barriers will be put up and a perimetre will be set to contain the ...

ERC distributes Ramadan Ration among residents of 40 villages in Trarza region, Mauritania

NOUAKCHOTT, 10th April, 2022 (WAM) -- The Emirates Red Crescent (ERC) has distributed Ramadan Ration among residents of 40 villages ...

UAE leaders congratulate President of Senegal on Independence Day

ABU DHABI, 4th April, 2022 (WAM) -- President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan has sent a message ...

Live: Cannes Film Festival to announce winner of Palme dOr

The 75th edition of the Cannes Film Festival draws to a close on Saturday with one of the tightest races ...

Eleven newborn babies killed in Senegal hospital fire

Eleven infants have died in a hospital fire in Senegal, where great disparities exist between public health services in urban ...

Push for targeted monkeypox vaccine rollout in France, Denmark

Health authorities in France and Denmark want to start a vaccination campaign targeting adults who have been exposed to monkeypox ...

11 Babies Killed in Senegal Hospital Fire

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Eleven newborn babies died in a hospital fire in the western Senegalese city of Tivaouane, the president ...

Senegal mourns newborns killed in hospital fire

DAKAR, May 27 (Xinhua) -- Senegalese President Macky Sall announced on Thursday a three-day national mourning for the newborns who ...

UN seeks increased access to restive Niger border area

UNITED NATIONS, May 26 (Xinhua) -- The United Nations and partners are trying to increase access to a tense Niger ...

Sierra Leonean city restores calm after riots

FREETOWN, May 26 (Xinhua) -- Calm has returned to the central business district of Makeni, a city in Sierra Leone's ...

Senegal president says 11 newborn babies die in fire at regional hospital

DAKAR, 26th May, 2022 (WAM) -- Senegal's President Macky Sall said on Wednesday that 11 newborn babies died in a ...

11 killed in Senegal hospital fire: president

DAKAR, May 26 (Xinhua) -- Senegalese President Macky Sall said late Wednesday that 11 babies were killed in a fire ...

IOM arranges voluntary home return of 141 illegal migrants from Libya

TRIPOLI, May 25 (Xinhua) -- The International Organization for Migration (IOM) said Wednesday it has arranged the voluntary return of ...

Scores of people killed by extremist militants in NE Nigeria: governor

LAGOS, May 25 (Xinhua) -- A Nigerian state governor confirmed on Wednesday scores of people were killed by extremist militants ...

Mali army says kills 12 terrorists

BAMAKO, May 25 (Xinhua) -- Government troops killed 12 terrorists in a reconnaissance mission on Tuesday in central Mali, the ...

Belarus develops test systems for monkeypox detection

MINSK, May 24 (Xinhua) -- Test systems for detecting monkeypox will be ready to use in Belarus by mid-June as ...

France announces vaccination strategy against monkeypox

PARIS, May 24 (Xinhua) -- The French National Authority for Health (HAS) announced Tuesday a reactive vaccination strategy after three ...

Another 15 cases of monkeypox confirmed in Spain

MADRID, May 24 (Xinhua) -- Spain's Ministry of Health Tuesday confirmed 15 new cases of monkeypox, bringing the country's total ...

Morocco, Mauritania vow to boost military cooperation

RABAT, May 24 (Xinhua) -- Military leaders from Morocco and Mauritania on Tuesday vowed to boost military cooperation between the ...

Scotland reports 1st monkeypox case as UK total reaches 71

LONDON, May 24 (Xinhua) -- Public Health Scotland confirmed on Monday it had identified one monkeypox case, taking the total ...

UN gives highest peacekeeping award to Chad captain killed in Mali

UNITED NATIONS, May 24 (Xinhua) -- Capt. Abdelrazakh Hamit Bahar of Chad, who was killed as a peacekeeper in Mali, ...

DP World graduates first batch of female solar engineers from rural Senegal

DUBAI, 23rd May, 2022 (WAM) -- The first batch of women from rural areas of northern Senegal have qualified as ...

UAE President confers Medal of Independence to Ambassador of Senegal

ABU DHABI, 27th April, 2022 (WAM) -- President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan has conferred the Medal ...

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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 ...

UN welcomes Zambia's pledge to abolish death penalty

Geneva [Switzerland], May 29 (ANI): Zambia's plan to abolish the death penalty adds to the growing global chorus against the ...

Monkeypox cases just tip of iceberg WHO

The global health agency warns many more cases of the virus have yet to be diagnosedThe hundreds of cases of ...

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