Dar es Salaam, Tanzania – Tanzania this week announced the lifting of a controversial ban preventing pregnant girls from returning to school, a decision that came after years of sustained ….
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Protesters are calling for the president’s resignation Police in Burkina Faso fired tear gas at protesters against the state’s failure to stem the escalation of Islamist violence. Some set up ….
Five million people have already been killed worldwide by COVID-19, and the World Health Organization (WHO/ACT-A) is bleakly predicting that five million more will be lost to the disease in ….
New York (AFP) – Chris Christie is everywhere. The former New Jersey governor and onetime Republican presidential candidate denounced “conspiracy theorists” during his September appearance at the Ronald Reagan Library ….
Military police fired tear gas canisters to disperse about 100 demonstrators trying to advance towards downtown Ouagadougou to protest the government’s failure to quell the violence. Police fired tear gas ….
THE HAGUE, NETHERLANDS (AP) – With each passing hour, new travel restrictions were imposed from countries in South Africa as the world scrambled on Saturday to contain a new type ….
Jamil Barakat says it was not at all easy to live in the northwestern Syrian city of Idlib. But the Turkish lira crisis next door and soaring inflation have made ….
CANBERRA, Australia (Associated Press) – Solomon Islands police have found three bodies in a burning building and arrested more than 100 people in this week’s violence over concerns about the ….
Prime Minister Fumio Kishida said the security situation across Japan is changing rapidly and is more dangerous than ever. Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida renewed his pledge to consider “all ….
JOHANNESBURG (Associated Press) – As the world grapples with the emergence of a new transmissible variant of COVID-19, anxious scientists in South Africa – where the omicron was first identified ….
Legendary composer and poet Stephen Sondheim, widely credited with moving musical theatre, died Friday at the age of 91, his publicist said. Sundem, best known for musicals including West Side ….
TOKYO (AFP) – Japan’s Prime Minister Fumio Kishida, in his first parade of forces on Saturday, renewed his pledge to consider “all options,” including acquiring an enemy base attack capability, ….
The United Nations COP26 Climate Change Conference in Glasgow this month has been described as the last chance to save the future of life on Earth by ensuring global warming ….
Among those uprooted are palm trees dating back decades Rubble, bare land and tree stumps form a superhighway under construction in Kenya’s capital, Nairobi, worrying environmentalists – especially in the ….
Australian police are now helping to patrol the capital, Honiara, which was relatively calm on Saturday morning. Police announced, on Saturday, that the bodies of three people were found in ….