China plays USA in great power game
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China plays USA in great power game

AFRICA has long been a battleground for world powers. Two giants playing there these days…

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Russia Imposes New Import bans in Sanctions Stand-off
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Russia Imposes New Import bans in Sanctions Stand-off

MOSCOW – Russia will ban fruit, vegetables, meat, fish, milk and dairy imports from the…

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Earthquake of Magnitude 5.3 hits central South Africa
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Earthquake of Magnitude 5.3 hits central South Africa

SOUTH AFRICA – A 5.3 magnitude earthquake hit central South Africa on Tuesday, killing at…

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British Foreign Office Minister resigns over Gaza policy
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British Foreign Office Minister resigns over Gaza policy

LONDON – Sayeeda Warsi resigned from her position as a senior minister in Britain’s Foreign…

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US in bid to seize Zim’s proceeds from Dubai diamond tender
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US in bid to seize Zim’s proceeds from Dubai diamond tender

The United States is trying to seize Zimbabwe’s proceeds from the recent Dubai diamond tender…

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South Africa: Mboweni urges SA to buy a bank
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South Africa: Mboweni urges SA to buy a bank

SOUTH AFRICA’s government should consider buying one of the country’s banks to boost access to…

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SADC: Lesotho to head committee to deal with hotspots
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SADC: Lesotho to head committee to deal with hotspots

Incoming Sadc chair of the Organ on Politics, Defence and Security Co-operation, Lesotho’s Prime Minister…

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Arsonists torched ballot boxes: Malawi judge
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Arsonists torched ballot boxes: Malawi judge

Malawi’s electoral commission has said arson cannot be ruled out in a warehouse fire that…

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Berlusconi acquitted
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Berlusconi acquitted

An Italian appeals court on Friday cleared Silvio Berlusconi of having sex with an underage…

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Ethiopian scribes bloggers charged with terrorism
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Ethiopian scribes bloggers charged with terrorism

A group of Ethiopian bloggers and journalists detained for nearly three months have been charged…

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MH17 disaster wiped out family of six
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MH17 disaster wiped out family of six

An entire family of six that had been returning home after three years living abroad…

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Israeli shelling kills 319 in Gaza
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Israeli shelling kills 319 in Gaza

At least 20 people have been killed in Gaza as Israeli army shelling intensified on…

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Nigeria makes arrests in schoolgirl abductions
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Nigeria makes arrests in schoolgirl abductions

Nigeria’S military last week said it had raided a Boko Haram “intelligence cell” and arrested…

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Ghana Muslims seek asylum in Brazil
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Ghana Muslims seek asylum in Brazil

Hundreds of Ghanaian Muslims who entered Brazil as tourists for the World Cup have asked…

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China jails 32 on terror charges
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China jails 32 on terror charges

Courts in China’s Xinjiang region have jailed 32 people on charges of spreading extremist content…

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