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Widespread floods in Nepal lead to death and destruction

KATHMANDU, Nepal - Search and rescue operations are occurring across Nepal as the southeast Asian nation continues to be hit ...

Tensions between Ottawa and Beijing heightened after third arrest

BEIJING, China - A Canadian citizen has been detained in Yantai, a city in northeastern China, Global Affairs Canada said ...

Huge death toll in wake of hotel attack in Kismayo, Somalia

MOGADISHU, Somalia - At least two journalists were among the 26 people killed in the terror attack at a Somali ...

Ten dead after extensive lightning strikes across Bangladesh

DHAKA, Bangladesh - Lightning has wreaked havoc across the southeast Asian nation of Bangladesh.At least ten people died on Saturday ...

All settlements to stay regardless of peace plan, Netanyahu says

WEST BANK, Palestinian territories - In his strongest pledge yet, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has vowed that no settler ...

North Korea angry at South Korea over F-35A purchases

PYONGYANG, North Korea - North Korea has taken a swing at its southern neighbour over its purchase of F-35A fighter ...

Israeli army admits Hamas commander killed due to misunderstanding

GAZA STRIP, Palestinian territories - A Hamas commander trying to stop two youths from approaching the border fence in the ...

South Asia monsoon leaves thousands in need

Monsoon floods and landslides sweeping through large swathes of South Asia have killed dozens of people and left hundreds of ...

Dear UN secretary-general, dont forget the internally displaced

Last year, UN member states endorsed two landmark "compacts" designed to improve the global response to refugees and migration. Unfortunately, ...

China's LNG Imports Spark Security Debate

Analysts are divided on the degree of China's risks from its growing reliance on imports of liquefied natural gas (LNG) ...

Mauritius needs stewardship, not leadership, to keep global respect

By hosting the Indian Ocean Island Games this week, Mauritius has an opportunity to showcase its colours to the region, ...

Roadside Bomb Kills 11 'On Way To Shrine' In South Afghanistan

Afghan officials say a roadside bomb has killed at least 11 people, including women and children riding in a truck ...

Russian, Ukrainian Officials Discuss Prisoner Swap

Russian and Ukrainian officials say they are holding talks on a major prisoner swap just days after their countries' presidents ...

Steinhoff crushed resources rally

US markets rallied on Friday pushing equity markets into record territory levels. The momentum continued to favour the bulls on ...

Sifiso Skenjana: Here's how corporates can help beat poverty in SA

Government has done a lot of work in trying to reduce the incidence of poverty in the country, but structures ...

Rohr insists future is bright for youthful Nigeria

Cairo - Gernot Rohr believes Nigeria will be stronger for their experience at this year's Africa Cup of Nations after ...

Under fire Vettel gets support from rival Hamilton

Silverstone - A beleaguered Sebastian Vettel received support from an unexpected source on Monday after another dismal outing for Ferrari ...

Boxing legend 'Sweet Pea' Whitaker dead at 55

Los Angeles - Former Olympic boxing gold medallist and four-weight world champion Pernell Whitaker has died after a traffic accident ...

SA Schools squads named for U18 International Series

Cape Town - The SA Schools and SA Schools A squads - featuring four returning players from 2018 - to ...

Frittelli hopes to catch Els' eye for Presidents Cup

Cape Town - South African golfer Frittelli banks R15m after maiden PGA Tour winFrittelli credited South African major winners Ernie ...

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14 dead after building collapses in Kumarhatt in India

SOLAN, Himachal Pradesh, India - As many as 14 people, including thirteen Army personnel were killed and 28 others injured ...

Widespread floods in Nepal lead to death and destruction

KATHMANDU, Nepal - Search and rescue operations are occurring across Nepal as the southeast Asian nation continues to be hit ...

Tensions between Ottawa and Beijing heightened after third arrest

BEIJING, China - A Canadian citizen has been detained in Yantai, a city in northeastern China, Global Affairs Canada said ...

Huge death toll in wake of hotel attack in Kismayo, Somalia

MOGADISHU, Somalia - At least two journalists were among the 26 people killed in the terror attack at a Somali ...

Ten dead after extensive lightning strikes across Bangladesh

DHAKA, Bangladesh - Lightning has wreaked havoc across the southeast Asian nation of Bangladesh.At least ten people died on Saturday ...

All settlements to stay regardless of peace plan, Netanyahu says

WEST BANK, Palestinian territories - In his strongest pledge yet, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has vowed that no settler ...

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