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Saudis slam tough terms on Qatar to end blockade

Saudi Arabia and three other Arab states boycotting Qatar have slammed the rich nation a list of 13 tough terms to end their blockade. Top on the list are demands that the Qataris close the global Al Jazeera television and

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I just don’t want a poor person -Trump defends appointing only rich people in his cabinet .

U.S. President Donald Trump said he wouldn’t want a poor person in charge of the economy, as he defended his cabinet, which is thought to be the wealthiest in the country’s history. “Somebody said, ‘Why did you appoint a rich

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Beware of our air power, Israel warns Hezbollah

Israel has significantly increased its air superiority in the last decade following Israeli–Lebanese conflict of 2006, its Air Force chief has stated, warning Hezbollah and its allies of dire consequences should another war break out in the future. “What the

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India boils over girl raped in hospital

An angry mob stormed a hospital after a teenage girl was allegedly raped in an intensive care unit. Rioting protesters clashed with baton-wielding police officers outside the Jagriti Hospital in the city of Kanpur in northern India’s Uttar Pradesh state.

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Michigan police officer stable after stabbing at airport

A police officer has been stabbed in the back and neck at an airport in Michigan, police say. The officer is in hospital recovering. “Please keep the officer in your prayers,” said Michigan State Police on Twitter. The Bishop International

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Married man sets cheating girlfriend on fire in Zimbabwe(Photos)

Zimbabwean police have arrested a man who doused petrol on his girlfriend and set her ablaze for allegedly cheating on him with other men and going out to a beer parlour against his wishes. The incident occurred on Monday night

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Saudi authorities sack Crown Prince

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Nayef has been relieved of his post and replaced by Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman. Quoting the SPA, Reuters said that a royal decree had been published to effect the change, Muhammad bin Nayef

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Kagame for 2017 Rwanda’s presidential election

The ruling Rwandan Patriotic Front (RPF) party has nominated President Paul Kagame to contest the August 3, 2017 presidential election. President Kagame got an overwhelming 1,929 vote of the total 1,930 cast. Only one vote was spoilt. In his acceptance

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France just elected 233 female lawmakers — but Nigeria has only 22

A total of 233 women emerged in the recent parliamentary election that held in France, beating the previous record of 155 set after the last election. There are 577 lawmakers in France. In Nigeria where there are 469 federal lawmakers,

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London Mosque attack: Man arrested on suspicion of attempted murder

A man has died and eight others have been injured after a van ploughed into a group of people near a north London mosque in an attack police are treating as terrorism. Prime minister praises members of public who detained

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