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ANALYSIS: African gay bashing 'a colonial import'

Certain African leaders keep telling us that "no African is born gay" - that homosexuality is alien to African culture ...


Cyprus court hands 7 life terms to 'first serial killer'

A Greek Cypriot army captain who murdered five women and two girls was handed seven life sentences on Monday in ...


Rape and 'the rule of law' in Trump's America

In last week's New York magazine, journalist E. Jean Carroll recounts her rape in a New York department store dressing ...


Is Facebook today's Compuserve? How Libra could hasten its demise

When Mark Zuckerberg was five years old in 1989, two dominant players in telecommunications made a big announcement.Compuserve (the first ...


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Mid-air collision of 2 Eurofighter planes north of Berlin

BERLIN, Germany - Two Eurofighter jets attached to the German Airforce were involved in a mid-air collision on Monday over ...

Woman, two minor daughters enticed from Guatemala, treated as slaves

SACRAMENTO, California - A Californian couple have been accused of treating a Guatamalanl woman and her two minor daughters as ...

Social media ban in two states of Myannmar restricting communications

With "no media access" in parts of the country and "serious restrictions" on humanitarian organizations, the United Nations expert on ...

Chicago federal court covicts pair for support of Islamic State

CHICAGO, Illinois - Two Chicago men are facing decades in jail after being convicted of conspiring to give material support ...

Human rights chief wants detained Venezuelan protesters freed

CARACAS, Venezuela - Speaking at the end of the first-ever official mission to Venezuela by a UN human rights chief, ...

Religious leaders and FBI discuss ways of making churches secure

Seven minutes, 24 seconds.That's how long it took a gunman who opened fire at a Baptist church in rural Sutherland ...

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Munti LGU to conduct free K-9 Search and Rescue training

MUNTINLUPA CITY, June 25 (PIA)--Office of the City Veterinarian - Muntinlupa invites pet owners to participate in the second batch ...

Maasin City hosts Q2 NSED

MAASIN CITY, June 25 (PIA) -- Maasin City hosted the regional 2nd Quarter Nationwide Simultaneous Earthquake Drill (NSED) on June ...

Italy's minimal competition to host the 2026 Winter Olympics

Italy will host the 2026 Winter Games, the International Olympic Committee announced on June 24. The IOC, which organizes the ...

Ethiopia army chief, local officials killed amid regional 'coup' bid

Ethiopia's army chief and a top local leader have been shot dead during an attempt to overthrow a regional government ...

Vegetable vendor stabs customer to death over Rs 10 dispute in Mumbai

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], June 25 (ANI): A vegetable vendor was arrested for allegedly stabbing his customer to death over a ...

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Belletti feels it's time for Neymar to decide his future

Leeds [UK], June 25 (ANI): Amid all the speculations regarding Paris Saint-Germain player Neymar's transfer, former Barcelona defender Juliano Belletti ...


Copa America starts anew in quarters, says Argentina's Messi

Porto Alegre - Argentina will start from afresh in the Copa America after averting disaster with Sunday's 2-0 victory over ...


England ready for Norway test after coming through Cameroon battle

Paris - England captain Steph Houghton brushed off concerns about the manner of her team's win over Cameroon at the ...


Swamp soccer tournament takes place in forest in Russia

Cape Town - The Russian Swamp soccer cup took place in the forest approximately 60km from St. Petersburg in Russia ...


Jordan Ayew, the stagnation of a one-time Ghana prodigy

London - After a turbulent spell in England resulting in relegation with two different clubs, former Ghana prodigy Jordan Ayew ...


Bafana suffer opening AFCON loss to Ivory Coast

Cairo - Jonathan Kodjia struck the only goal as Ivory Coast defeated South Africa 1-0 in the steamy Cairo heat ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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