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Oct 31, 2019
Juventus claimed a 2-1 victory over Genoa after a stoppage-time penalty by Cristiano Ronaldo ensured another Serie A victory for the Bianconeri at Allianz Stadium on Wednesday evening. Ronaldo returned…
Oct 31, 2019
12 Nigerien soldiers killed by Boko Haram in predawn raid at a military base In a predawn raid Wednesday on a military base in southeastern Niger’s Diffa region, gunmen suspected…
Oct 30, 2019
Lebanese soldiers and security officials urged protesters to open blocked roads immediately on Wednesday.   Security agencies said in Beirut that opening up the roads would ease the movement of…
Oct 28, 2019
China tops the list of Russia’s most friendly countries, a recent opinion poll conducted by the Russian government-owned research center VTsIOM has shown.   The poll was conducted on Aug.…
Oct 28, 2019
The Kremlin confirmed on Monday that the Russian military had observed U.S. aircraft in the area where the U.S. claims to have killed Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi.  …
Oct 26, 2019
U.S. and Chinese officials are "close to finalising" some parts of a trade agreement after high-level telephone discussions on Friday, the U.S. Trade Representative's office and China's Commerce Ministry said,…
Oct 25, 2019
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari and Russian President, Vladimir Putin, on Wednesday in Sochi, Russia, agreed to put Nigeria-Russia relations on a fast track, and pursue the completion of all abandoned…
Oct 23, 2019
Tunisia’s elected president Kais Saied takes the oath of office at the Assembly of People’s Representatives in Tunis, Tunisia. Photo via Reuters   Kais Saied, a political outsider and retired…
Oct 22, 2019
Russian hackers have allegedly hid their efforts to attack organisations in the UK and other countries around the world by pretending to be a rival Iranian hacking group. A Russian hacking…
Oct 22, 2019
One of the most senior politicians in South Africa’s historically white main opposition Democratic Alliance (DA), Herman Mashaba,  has resigned his post and quit the party over how it handles race. Mashaba…
Oct 22, 2019
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s Liberal Party held onto power in a closely fought general election on Monday.   But the party triumphed as a weakened minority government.   Television…
Oct 22, 2019
Japan’s new Emperor Naruhito on Tuesday completed his ascension to the ancient Chrysanthemum throne in a solemn, ritual-bound ceremony performed before hundreds of dignitaries in the Imperial Palace.   “I…
Oct 21, 2019
Canadians vote in parliamentary elections today with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau fighting for his political life.   According to polls at the weekend, Trudeau and his party has a thin…
Oct 21, 2019
The journey from the bench to the pundit’s studio is so quick in the modern game that some could be forgiven for thinking Manchester United had two managers after Sunday’s…
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