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Stock markets in U.S. revive after sharp sell-off, dollar forges ahead

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks rebounded on Friday, a day after major across-the-board sell-offs."Consensus estimates for 2022 and ...

Swiss pharma Novartis to cut 7.4% of global workforce

GENEVA, Switzerland: Swiss pharmaceutical group Novartis has said, as part of its previously announced restructuring program, that it could cut ...

Shanghai Disney opens gates after city ends Covid lockdowns

SHANGHAI, China: Walt Disney Company reopened Shanghai Disneyland on 30th June, one month after the city lifted a two month ...

Asian stocks shunned by investors, Nikkei 225 loses 457 points

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia skidded lower Friday with all the major indices recording solid losses."Capitulation is the ...

Islamabad considers importing oil from Russia

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - Given the country's ongoing economic crisis and acute fuel shortage, the Pakistan government is considering purchasing oil ...

High pressure fracking again being used by US oil companies

WASHINGTON, D.C.: Amidst the rise of "re-fracs" in the U.S. as part of the efforts to boost domestic oil production, ...

Africa

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Seven Killed in Sudan as Protesters Rally on Uprising Anniversary

KHARTOUM, Sudan - Seven protesters were shot to death in Sudan on Thursday, medics said, as large crowds took to ...

Landmines Add to Drought Woes of Ethiopian Herders

CHIFRA, ETHIOPIA - The battles between Ethiopian government-aligned troops and Tigrayan forces may have stopped, but herders in western Afar ...

Six Killed in Sudan as Protesters Rally on Uprising Anniversary

KHARTOUM, Sudan - Six protesters were shot and killed in Sudan on Thursday, medics said, as large crowds took to ...

Nigerian Experts Praise Trans-Saharan Gas Pipeline Project

Abuja, Nigeria - As Europe seeks to wean itself off Russian natural gas, Algeria, Niger, and Nigeria have revived a ...

First African American woman sworn in as U.S. Supreme Court justice

© Provided by Xinhua The U.S. Senate confirmed Jackson in a 53-47 vote in April, with three Republicans joining 50 ...

Beijing Seeks Mediator Role in Turbulent Horn of Africa

Johannesburg - China is offering to help "silence the guns in the Horn of Africa," an ambitious undertaking given the ...

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