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Scores dead and wounded after gunman attacks Shia festival in Kabul

At least 14 people have been killed and 36 wounded after a gunman burst into a Shia shrine in the Afghan capital, during the marking of the Ashura festival in what appears to have been a sectarian attack. Read Full Article at
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The Caretaker Committee of the House Owners and Residents Association of 1004 Estate, Victoria Island, Lagos, says a new eight-man committee has been inaugurated to take charge of managing the estate.
Maureen Ihua-Maduenyi The Lagos State Building Control Agency and the Building Collapse Prevention Guild, in a bid to have effective monitoring of building construction in the state, have held talks w
The UK should not be “rolling out the red carpet” for the US President due to his “cruel and shameful” policies targeting Muslims and migrants, London Mayor Sadiq Khan said ahead of Par
The Nigerian Conservation Federation (NCF) on Saturday warned that anyone found guilty of exploitation and commercial hunting of wild animals risked 10-year imprisonment with an option of N1million fi
The drone obviously obtained from the Iraqi army arsenals in Mosul was tracked by Syrian servicemen over a military aerodrome
Peaceful rallies on the occasion of the 3rd anniversary of the Maidan events continue in Kreshchatik, Kiev’s central street
An #IAmAMuslimToo march is underway at New York City’s Times Square to protest President Donald Trump’s recent travel ban on seven Muslim-majority countries and to highlight interfaith
Tofarati Ige Singer, Abolore Akande aka 9ice used to be the man of the moment and his voice was enough to send fans into feverish excitement back in the days. However, his unique voice seems to have l
Romania’s banking system posted 4.3 billion lei (EUR951.5 million) net profit in 2016, the second highest annual profit since the onset of the economic crisis.
Five companies - OMV Petrom (SNP.RO), Fondul Proprietatea (FP.RO), Transgaz (TGN.RO), BVB and BRD, of the ten included in Bucharest Stock Exchange’s (BVB.RO) reference index BET made higher profit i
Entrepreneur Ioan Niculae, regarded as one of the richest businessmen in Romania, is negotiating the sale of some assets of his InterAgro group, ZF sources say. The businessman is in talks with priv
Mega Image plans to open its first stores in Cluj-Napoca and other cities in that county this year, the company has previously said.
Chairman of Donetsk regional military and civilian administration Pavlo Zhebrivsky has informed that gas and heat are now supplied to residents of Avdiyivka in Donetsk region, while water is available
There was eerie silence in the Big Brother’s house on Sunday night after show host Ebuka Obi-Uchendu called out Gifty’s name as the next evictee. Biggie had saved Marvis leaving ThinTallTo
A month into Donald Trump's administration, the US has found itself in quite a turbulence, with the new president's policies seemingly dividing Americans more than ever. Read Full Arti
While a strong work ethic is healthy and productive, a hyperconnected, ‘always on’ culture and collective inability to leave work at the office increases the risk of developing cardiova
Olalekan Adetayo, Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari and the President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, again met in London, United Kingdom on Sunday evening. That was the second time they will be meeting
Ifeanyi Ubah Football Club have crashed out of the African Confederation Cup Championship. After defeating Egypt’s Al-Masry 1-0 in Nigeria on 11 February, they also lost by the same margin to Al-Masry
Olufemi Atoyebi, Ibadan A suspected lunatic at Budo Alaka village in Kisi, Oriire council area of Oyo State was alleged to have set a house on fire early on Sunday, killing five family members while t
Despite the Bank of Portugal’s attempts to push a fledgling technology start-up out of the cosy ATM transfers market, Easypay is to set up 50 of its own ATMs this year and will enter six overseas mar
A humble workmen’s café in the French city of Bourges was swamped with customers and TV crews after mistakenly being awarded the prestigious Michelin star for excellence. Read Full Arti
A female teacher in India is under investigation after a family alleged their 14-year-old daughter was forced to strip in front of her 7th grade classmates as punishment for not complet
One police officer has been injured and five people, including OUN Battalion chief Mykola Kokhanivsky, have been detained amid clashes in the center of Kyiv on Sunday, February 19, according to Kyiv&#
A UK animal charity were feeling less than chirpy after realizing someone had abandoned up to 1,800 one-day-old chicks in a field in Cambridgeshire in the UK. An investigation has been
Iraq hopes to strengthen strategic partnership with Russia in a number of spheres, the administration of the Iraqi president said on Feb. 19 after President Fuad Masum’s meeting with a Russian delegat
Below is a roundup of major events on Sunday, 19 February:
American food giant Kraft Heinz on Sunday abandoned its efforts to take over Anglo Dutch peer Unilever. The two conglomerates...
Donald Trump has left the people of Sweden, and its government, wondering what exactly happened ‘last night in Sweden’ after the US president referred to an attack in the Scandinavian c
Five thousand supporters turned out in Maribor's central square on Sunday evening to welcome home the new world downhill champion Ilka Štuhec upon her return from St. Moritz.
Bayern Munich needed a 96th-minute goal to draw in Berlin, Karim Bellarabi hit the German league’s 50,000th goal and Thomas Mueller’s poor form continues. Here are five things we learned f
Amaro Antunes (W52/FC Porto) gave the home crowd at the Volta ao Algarve something to celebrate as he surged to victory atop the Alto do Malhão on the fifth and final stage, writes Cycling News. The
Police in Oyo state have arrested a man who allegedly set his family house on fire, while the occupants were asleep. Five members of the family, four of them children, including an eight month old bab
Portimão council led the list of slow payers last year with an average invoice settlement period of 1,683 days, nearly five years. The council, rightly in this case, blamed the last administration wh
A love-struck man has said that he allows his girlfriend to have sex with other men in order to keep her, among other reasons. However, while his 22-year-old girlfriend, Beatrice, could bed as many me

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