Taliban asks to address world leaders at UN assembly

The Taliban have requested an opportunity to speak to the United Nations in New York this week. According to a letter seen by Reuters, the Taliban also nominated Doha-based spokesman Suhail Shaheen as Afghanistan's UN ambassador in a letter…

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Taliban asks to address world leaders at UN assembly

The Taliban have requested an opportunity to speak to the United Nations in New York this week. According to a letter seen by Reuters, the Taliban also nominated Doha-based spokesman Suhail Shaheen as…

Biden says US entering an ‘era of relentless diplomacy’

In his first UN General Assembly speech since entering the White House, US President Joe Biden underscored the importance of alliances in countering the global challenges posed by ongoing conflicts, climate change…

France suspends 3,000 unvaccinated health workers without pay

Thousands of health workers across France have been suspended without pay for failing to get vaccinated against Covid-19 ahead of a deadline this week, Health Minister Olivier Veran said Thursday. France's national public…

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Culture of violence; can Cyril Ramaphosa cure South Africa?

The 2018 Global Peace Index listed South Africa as one of the most violent and dangerous places on earth and getting worse. Fast…

Laptop stolen from Nancy Pelosi’s office during Capitol riots

 A laptop was stolen from House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s office during the storming of the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday, one of her aides said…

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Brazil-Argentina World Cup qualifying match suspended after local health authorities interrupt play

A World Cup qualifier between Brazil and Argentina was suspended on Sunday after Brazilian health officials objected to the participation of three Argentine…

Guinea World Cup qualifier against Morocco off after political crisis

Guinea's World Cup qualifier against Morocco has been postponed after a Guinean army colonel seized control of state television and said the government…

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SA former President Jacob Zuma too sick to appear in court – lawyer

South Africa's former President Jacob Zuma has failed to appear at the High Court in…

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S.Africa’s Top Court Rejects Jacob Zuma Bid to Overturn Jail Sentence

Johannesburg - The Constitutional Court ruled on Friday that former president Jacob Zuma had failed…

South African public to nominate next chief justice

South Africa's President Cyril Ramaphosa has called on the public to nominate their next chief…

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Brazil-Argentina World Cup qualifying match suspended after local health authorities interrupt play

A World Cup qualifier between Brazil and Argentina was suspended on Sunday after Brazilian health…

Guinea World Cup qualifier against Morocco off after political crisis

Guinea's World Cup qualifier against Morocco has been postponed after a Guinean army colonel seized…

Olympics-Athletics-Kenyan sprinters looking to change perceptions

Two Kenyan 100 metre runners breaking new ground at the Tokyo Olympics are hoping to…

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Taliban say United Nations promises aid after meeting with officials in Kabul

Senior Taliban officials met in Kabul on Sunday with the U.N. undersecretary-general for humanitarian affairs, who promised to maintain assistance…

Taliban Fire Shots And Tear Gas At Women’s Equal Rights Protest In Kabul

Taliban special forces in camouflage fired their weapons into the air Saturday, bringing an abrupt and frightening end to the…

Taliban says no evacuation extension as G7 meets on Afghanistan crisis

The USA should withdraw all troops and contractors by the existing August 31 deadline, Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid said at…

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Taliban asks to address world leaders at UN assembly

The Taliban have requested an opportunity to speak to the United Nations in New York…

Biden says US entering an ‘era of relentless diplomacy’

In his first UN General Assembly speech since entering the White House, US President Joe…

SA former President Jacob Zuma too sick to appear in court – lawyer

South Africa's former President Jacob Zuma has failed to appear at the High Court in…

Sudan state media report ‘failed’ military coup

Sudanese authorities reported a coup attempt on Tuesday by a group of soldiers but said…

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One million Nigerian children to miss school due to insecurity

One million Nigerian children will likely stay away from school because of the threat of violence after a series of mass kidnappings…

More than 6000 of Boko Haram fighters surrender in Nigeria

The Nigerian military says more than 6,000 Boko Haram members including commanders, fighters and their families have surrendered to the authorities in…

Nigerian foreign minister tests positive for COVID-19

Nigeria’s Foreign Affairs Minister Geoffrey Onyeama has tested positive for Covid-19, the respiratory disease caused by coronavirus. He is a member of…

International Monetary Fund (IMF) approves $3.4bn coronavirus aid for Nigeria

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has approved emergency funds to support Nigeria’s efforts to limit the effect of coronavirus pandemic and the…

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Walmart says crypto payments announcement is fake. Cryptos tumbles after spike

Cryptocurrency litecoin gave up a 20% gain and tumbled back to earth following a fake press release sent out by GlobeNewswire that…

Bitcoin nears $50,000 after months of weakness

Bitcoin on Saturday approached $50,000 USD per coin, a promising sign after it saw major dips in July. According to Coindesk, Bitcoin reached a 24-hour…

What Online Casinos Can Teach Your Business About Existing in the Online Space

In the last few decades, online shopping has evolved from an industry in its infancy to a multi-billion-pound entity. With around 1.8 billion individuals…

Business 101: How Bingo Providers and More Use Special Offers and Bonuses to Best Effect

For many businesses, it can be difficult to differentiate your product from others that are already on the market. It’s a constant…