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Azerbaijani president’s aide for public and political affairs Ali Hasanov has held a number of meetings as part of his visit to Turkey.
The Kremlin gives no comment on the data suggesting that if the US fails to separate the 'moderate opposition' and terrorists in Syria, Russia gets a carte blanche for resumption of the operation
Oil prices fell more than 1 percent on Tuesday, with US crude breaking below $50 per barrel for a second straight day ahead of weekly data that could show a build in domestic inventories, Reuters repo
A 49-year-old Canadian nurse has been charged with eight counts of first-degree murder in the deaths of nursing home residents that were in her care, according to Ontario police. Read
Baku Court of Grave Crimes on Tuesday resumed the trial in the criminal case of NIDA Civic Movement member Giyas Ibrahimov, accused of illegal drug trafficking.
New ID requirements, voting machines casting the wrong vote, unfamiliar or distant polling places, and names missing from voting rolls are just some of the challenges that are starting
Russian athlete Kristina Ugarova earlier filed a defamation lawsuit against the German TV channel ARD
The opposition-led National Assembly has voted to begin proceedings to impeach President Nicolas Maduro for “constitutional violations.” Proceedings are unlikely to be effective, but th
Olalekan Adetayo, Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday said he was determined to restore Nigeria to the “good old days of accountability.” According to a statement by his Senior Spe
Olusola Fabiyi, Abuja The Peoples Democratic Party has said that the open acceptance of responsibility for the economic downturn in the country by the All Progressive Congress-led Federal Government h
The Roman Catholic Church has issued a new set of rules on cremations to its believers. The two-page instruction specifies the care and handling of the “faithfully departed” that have b
Negotiations to resume air traffic between Russia and Egypt are underway from the end of 2015
Thousands of Icelandic women gathered in Reykjavik’s main square to demonstrate against wage inequality, despite the country topping international gender equality rankings. Read Full Ar
Simon Utebor, Yenagoa Mrs. Margaret Alamieyeseigha, widow of a former Governor of Bayelsa State, Chief Diepreye Alamieyeseigha, has accused the Peoples Democratic Party of being responsible for the d
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has called for all athletes who have a history of doping to be banned from international competition, according to WADA expert Peter Nicholson, who t
Antoine Griezmann was the surprise winner of the best La Liga player title at the award ceremony on Monday night, beating usual suspects Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo.
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Postal stamps commemorating the 25th anniversary of the restoration of Azerbaijan`s state independence have been issued in Switzerland.
Durban deputy mayor Fawzia Peer has made a commitment to tackle crime, grime and other problems in the CBD.
John Ameh, Abuja The House of Representatives on Tuesday opposed moves by the Federal Executive Council to concession the Lagos-Kano rail line and Port Harcourt-Maiduguri to General Electric. The Lag
Britain’s Prince Harry will visit Guyana on December 2-4 as part of a Caribbean tour.
British High Commissioner to Guyana Greg Quinn today said:
“I am happy that we are now able to confirm the dates o
Two University of KwaZulu-Natal lecturers who were arrested and then released on warning have opened wrongful arrest cases against the police.
A man and a disabled schoolgirl have been killed in a collision between a bakkie and a minibus in Bronkhorstspruit.
Community Safety MEC Sizakele Nkosi-Malobane said the SA Police Service has paid its officers over R3 million for overtime work at universities in Gauteng.
A parent has been shot whilst waiting for his child outside the Rivonia Primary School gates.
Wilhelm Dreyer will have to pay his elderly mother-in-law back the nearly half a million rand he stole, or face six years in prison.
After an hour of not shedding a tear, the woman who survived an attack at the Rhodes Park cried uncontrollably and fainted after giving her testimony.
A 20-year-old Umbilo resident was bitten, kicked, pushed and shoved by a mugger who attacked her while she was on her way to church.
Journalist Nina Teicholz said the only way the world can overcom it’s diatary issues was if people went back to eating like they did in 1965.
A high-ranking KZN prison official Lawrence Zikhali, will be stripped of his Master’s degree after it was found he had plagiarised his thesis.
A defence lawyer for motorist Preshalin Naidoo opposed new evidence in the Top Billing television presenter, Simba Mhere, court case.
Ihuoma Chiedozie, Enugu An unidentified elderly man was on Tuesday crushed to death by a train in Enugu. Our correspondent gathered that several persons were also injured in the incident, which occurr
Venezuela’s divided opposition sought unity Tuesday in its bid to oust President Nicolas Maduro, after several top opponents rejected a proposal by Pope Francis for talks as playing into the lef
Investigation was also carried out in the Republic of Dagestan in the North Caucasus where the police found and seized two TT and PM pistols