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Afghan gov’t, Taliban announce breakthrough deal in peace talks

Deal lays out way forward for negotiators to move on to more substantive issues, including talks on a ceasefire. Afghan government and Taliban representatives...

Rest in Peace Bishop Byrum Makokha of Church of God (EA) Kenya

– Bishop Byrum Makokha - Byrum Makokha’s passing on was confirmed on Tuesday even though the cause of his death was not immediately established – The Church...

U.S. outraged by killing of anti-government activists in Iraq: State Department

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. State Department said on Thursday it was outraged by the assassination of civil society activists in Iraq and by attacks on protesters...

Ireland braces for Storm Ellen to bring strong winds

DUBLIN (Reuters) - Ireland braced for damage and flooding on Wednesday after the Irish Meteorological Service warned of “very severe and destructive winds” as Storm Ellen approached...

Lobby demands protection, equal treatment of all Kenyans abroad

A foreign policy lobby in Nairobi has asked for government consistency in the treatment of Kenyans abroad, arguing they are the country’s frontline ambassadors.

How powerful was the Beirut blast?

Experts estimate the massive warehouse explosion that sent a devastating blast wave across Beirut could be one of the strongest non-nuclear explosions ever recorded. powerful was Beirut...

India’s main opposition seeks probe into Facebook’s treatment of Modi’s party

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India’s main opposition Congress party called on Sunday for a parliamentary panel to investigate what it said was favourable treatment by Facebook’s India...

Trump gets verified account on TikTok competitor Triller

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Trump gets verified account U.S. President Donald Trump now has a verified account on TikTok competitor Triller, another sign of the White House’s disfavor...

At least seven dead after gunmen attack Mogadishu hotel

MOGADISHU (Reuters) - At least seven dead after gunmen attack Mogadishu hotel Militants stormed a high-end seaside hotel in Mogadishu on Sunday, killing at least seven people...

Japanese ship involved in Mauritius oil spill breaks apart

(Reuters) - Mauritius oil spill A Japanese bulk carrier that ran aground on a reef in Mauritius last month threatening a marine ecological disaster around the Indian...

Britain encourages at-risk groups to sign up for COVID-19 vaccine trials

LONDON (Reuters) - COVID-19 vaccine trials - Britain on Monday urged elderly people and volunteers from Black and Asian minority groups to sign up to a COVID-19...

U.S. Democrats step up pressure on postal service cuts

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Democrats on Sunday stepped up their efforts to rein in a cost-cutting campaign by President Donald Trump’s appointed postmaster general that has stoked...

South African gov’t urged to release Marikana recommendations

On eighth anniversary of 'Marikana massacre', experts say panel's proposals on policing should urgently be made public.South African gov't urged to release Marikana recommendations

UAE summons Iranian diplomat over ‘unacceptable’ Rouhani speech

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said the UAE had made a 'huge mistake' in reaching deal to normalise ties with Israel. UAE summons Iranian diplomat

Belarus Protests – Tens of thousands hold biggest protest yet

Belarusian leader rejects calls to step down as tens of thousands rally for largest protest yet against disputed vote. Belarus Protests Eclipse Rally in Defense of Defiant...

Democrats prepare for unprecedented digital convention

Four-day event set to include formal nomination of Joe Biden as the Democratic challenger of US President Donald Trump. Democrats prepare for unprecedented digital convention

France, South Korea see resurgence of coronavirus cases: Live

UK imposes 14-day quarantine for people arriving from France; COVID-19 cases in South Korea highest in five months. coronavirus cases: Live France will propose...

Robert Trump, younger brother of Donald Trump, dies

Robert Trump, the younger brother of U.S. President Donald Trump, died on Saturday in New York at the age of 71, the U.S. president announced in a...

After the devastating Beirut explosion, trauma sinks in

Beirut, Lebanon - Walking through the rubble of her neighbourhood last week, Sabine Salameh spotted a car crushed under the yellow sandstone blocks of an old heritage building....

How did Israel and the UAE get to normalising relations? Clandestine channels...

Back in October 2018, Israeli Culture and Sports Minister Miri Regev became the first Israeli to visit Abu Dhabi in an unprecedented official state visit. So How...

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Afghan gov’t, Taliban announce breakthrough deal in peace talks

Deal lays out way forward for negotiators to move on to more substantive issues, including talks on a ceasefire.

Rest in Peace Bishop Byrum Makokha of Church of God (EA) Kenya

– Bishop Byrum Makokha - Byrum Makokha’s passing on was confirmed on Tuesday even though the cause of his death was not...

U.S. outraged by killing of anti-government activists in Iraq: State Department

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. State Department said on Thursday it was outraged by the assassination of civil society activists in Iraq...