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A small, but vociferous group on Friday staged a protest outside the U.S. Embassy in Sri Lanka on the inauguration of Donald Trump as U.S. President, officials said. Carrying placards and chanting slo
Agriculture, Forestry and Food Minister Dejan Židan has announced that Slovenia will market its beekeeping know-how and technology, including with an international beekeeping school.
The State Duma approved the document on ratification of the agreement between Russia and Turkey earlier on Friday.
A burst up between a couple, Alade Muniru and his wife Sadiat, over the removal of a telephone battery has resulted to the collapse of their 18-year-old marriage. Sadiat had approached the Ogungun Cus
The President General of Ohanaeze Ndi Igbo, Chief John Nwodo has said that the people of the South East would need to adopt a new approach in addressing the problem of marginalisation in the country.
Russia’s GDP growth will amount to 0.6% this year, according to the Economic Development Ministry
53-year-old man who got jealous because his wife spoke to another man and stabbed her to death has been jailed for life. Robert Bance stabbed Victoria Bance, 37, more than 20 times after he accused he
Foreign Affairs Minister Teodor Melescanu on Friday met US Ambassador in Bucharest Hans Klemm, on which occasion the Romanian chief diplomat underscored the need for a direct dialogue of the US Embas
Slovenia will contribute a total of EUR 740,000 in support of eight projects of ITF Enhancing Human Security over the next two years, under an agreement signed on Friday.
Former President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has written an open letter to the United States President-elect, Donald Trump, felicitating with him on his inauguration as the 45th President of the United St
The girlfriend of a man who allegedly hired hitmen to kidnap and kill Jayde Panayiotou has appeared in court on perjury charges.
The issue is still up in the air as the volumes of Russia’s gas supplies to global market, particularly to Europe, are on the rise, Russia’s Deputy Energy Minister Yuri Sentyurin said
The Managing Director of Dangote Tomato Processing Factory, Kadawa, Kano State, Alhaji Abdulkarim Kaita, says the company is relying on local fresh tomatoes as raw materials for its operations. Kaita,
President Klaus Iohannis maintains that there are enough arguments to determine the Government to withdraw the drafts referring to pardon and the amendment of the criminal codes, mentioning that thes
Unshaken by a blessing from Pope Francis, Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has hit back at priests and bishops critical of his war on drugs, accusing clergymen of homosexuality, ch
Rescuers have found six people alive in the Italian mountain hotel devastated by an avalanche on Wednesday evening, local media reported Friday, citing emergency services at the scene. The rescuers ha
To gauge the popularity of President-elect Donald Trump, the Daily News sounded out SA political parties on the businessman turned politician.
Director of Crimea’s Central Museum of Tavrida told TASS earlier that the Crimean museums had officially informed the Amsterdam District Court about their intention to appeal against the ruling
Communists of Russia, a minor left-wing party, has proposed fining those who deny or distort the official history of the 1917 Bolshevik Revolution, saying such misrepresentations could
A three-year-old boy was burnt to death when a house caught fire in Elsburg, ER24 paramedics have said.
Below is a schedule of events for the week from Monday, 23 January to Sunday, 29 January:
Ukraine and a key creditor of the country, the International Monetary Fund, intend in the coming days to finalize all the details of implementation of the reform program, said IMF Managing Director Ch
With each passing year, the number of countries voting in favor of the resolution Nazism increases, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov noted
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Rescuers on Friday dug all night in deep snow and debris in search of some 30 missing people who were staying in a luxury mountain hotel in Italy when an avalanche struck almost two days ago. Official
Almost two days after up to 30 people were feared dead when an avalanche hit a hotel in Italy, six people were discovered alive under the snow. Read Full Article at
Hundreds of protesters demonstrating against Donald Trump clashed with guests leaving an event in honour of the new US president in Washington on Thursday, prompting police to use chemical spray on th
The All Progressives Congress in Kebbi has commenced moves to lure two prominent members of the Peoples Democratic Party to join the party. A chieftain of the APC and chairman, Kebbi State APC elders’
At least five Somalian nationals were arrested in Khayelitsha for unlicensed firearms, police said
Russian officials and lawmakers lauded Donald Trump's inauguration as the start of what they hope will be a period of better ties with the US.
Hundreds of thousands of people from across the US and around the world flocked to downtown Washington, DC to see Donald Trump become the 45th president of the United States ? or to exp
Senior EU lawyer Maciej Szpunar said on Thursday the United Kingdom and Gibraltar should be treated as “one entity” in their freedom to provide services. That point of view could affect

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