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 2020-02-20 10:48 

Al Jazeera

It is time for India and Pakistan to repeal their sedition laws...

The laws that were created by the British Raj are still being used to stifle dissent on the Indian subcontinent....

 2020-02-20 10:47 

Al Jazeera

Libya crisis: More than 200 schools in conflict zones closed...

The UN-backed government says schools in safer areas are becoming increasingly overcrowded....

 2020-02-20 10:46 

Breitbart Middle East

Video: Iran's Salami Warns 'Impotent' Israel Now in Range of Iranian Attack...

All of...

 2020-02-20 10:46 

Washington Post

World's top shipper expects virus outbreak to hurt earnings...

The world's largest shipping company expects the outbreak of the new coronavirus in China to hurt its 2020 earnings...

 2020-02-20 10:45 

Washington Post

Turkey unhappy with Ankara-Moscow talks on Syria offensive...

Turkey says Ankara and Moscow have inched closer in their talks on restoring calm in northwestern Syria but that their discussions have not produced the desired results...

 2020-02-20 10:43 

Washington Post

Thailand unhappy with Israel's entry ban over virus concerns...

Thailand's government is scrambling to cope with new travel restrictions after Israel banned the citizens of Thailand and three other Asian countries and territories from entering over concerns about a new virus...

 2020-02-20 10:43 

Washington Post

UN report: South Sudan's rival sides are starving civilians...

A new United Nations report says South Sudanese officials have diverted millions of dollars of state funds that are badly needed by civilians as the country staggers away from civil war...

 2020-02-20 10:40 

Reuters Africa

Algeria ready to mediate in Libya ceasefire talks -president to paper...

Algeria is ready to act as a mediator in any Libya ceasefire talks, its president Abdelmadjid Tebboune told French newspaper Le Figaro in an interview published on Thursday....

 2020-02-20 10:35 

Reuters Africa

Namibia first African country to export red meat to hungry U.S. market...

Namibia became the first African country to export red meat to the United States after it sent 25 tonnes of beef to Philadelphia, following two decades of haggling over safety regulations and logistics....

 2020-02-20 10:34 

CNN International

Roger Federer pulls out of French Open because of knee injury...

Roger Federer has pulled out of this year's French Open after undergoing knee surgery....

 2020-02-20 10:29 

Reuters Africa

Kenya's Hellen Obiri steeling herself for Tokyo Olympics...

Kenyan runner Hellen Obiri was exhausted and discouraged five months ago, after placing a disappointing fifth in the 10,000 metres race in Doha. She was almost too dispirited to defend her 5,000 metres world championship title....

 2020-02-20 10:27 

CNN International

Infertile cancer survivor gives birth using frozen eggs in scientific 'breakthrough'...

A cancer survivor who became infertile after chemotherapy treatment has given birth to a baby in a world first hailed as a breakthrough for reproductive science....

 2020-02-20 10:23 

Reuters Africa

Investors in S.Africa's Discovery soothed on spending, shares rise 7%...

Shares in South Africa...

 2020-02-20 10:18 

Bahrain News Agency

Australia to hold wide-ranging enquiry into disastrous bushfires...
 2020-02-20 10:15 

Reuters Africa

Turkey, Russia discuss joint patrols option in Syria's Idlib - official...

Turkey and Russia are discussing possible joint patrols as one way to reach a deal to halt fighting and stem an exodus of civilians in Syria...

 2020-02-20 10:13 

Al Jazeera

Germany probes deadly Hanau shooting as far-right attack...

German man suspected of deadly shooting rampage at shisha lounges believed to have had 'right-wing extremist' motive....

 2020-02-20 10:13 

Sky News

Two killed and several injured after train derails near Melbourne...

Two people have been killed and several others injured after a train derailed near Melbourne, Australia....

 2020-02-20 10:12 

Reuters Africa

Israel, Palestinian Authority agree to end trade dispute - officials...

Israel and the Palestinian Authority (PA) have reached an agreement to end a five-month long trade dispute, officials said on Thursday....

 2020-02-20 10:09 

Sky News

Married off-duty police officers stop robbery while on date night...

An attempted armed robbery at a restaurant in Kentucky was stopped by two off duty police officers who had been enjoying a date....

 2020-02-20 10:09 

Sky News

Britons stuck on coronavirus-hit ship to be evacuated on Friday...

British tourists stuck on a coronavirus-hit cruise ship quarantined in Japan will be evacuated on Friday....

 2020-02-20 10:08 

Reuters Africa

'Hit with a truck' - How Iran's missiles inflicted brain injury on U.S. troops...

In the wee hours of Jan. 8, Tehran retaliated over the U.S. killing of Iran's most powerful general by bombarding the al-Asad air base in Iraq....

 2020-02-20 10:00 

Euronews

Bloomberg tells Democrats they need him. Not everyone agrees....

Bloomberg tells Democrats they need him. Not everyone agrees....

 2020-02-20 10:00 

Fox News

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German hookah shooting suspect ID'd as right-wing extremist: police report...

German authorities said the alleged suspect who is believed to have been involved in two shootings in Hanau hookah bars that left as many as 11 people dead including the gunman - and several others wounded was found dead in his apartment and have released...

 2020-02-20 09:59 

CNN International

'The car was turning for me': Sam Bird on the race of his life...

Sports stars often talk about being in the...

 2020-02-20 09:56 

The Telegragh

[ India ]

No country doing enough for children: UN report...

No country is doing enough to give children a sustainable future, the report stated...

 2020-02-20 09:52 

Breitbart Middle East

Sanders Smears Israel: 'Right-Wing, Racist'...

Israel's government is...

 2020-02-20 09:47 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Train derails north of Melbourne with reports of possible trapped and injured passengers...

Emergency services are called to the scene of a train derailment north of Melbourne....

 2020-02-20 09:41 

CNN

Germany shooting: Gunman kills 9 at Hanau shisha bars...

A gunman suspected of shooting nine people dead at two shisha bars in Germany is believed to have a far-right background, prosecutors said Thursday....

 2020-02-20 09:35 

CNN International

Germany shooting: Gunman kills 9 at Hanau shisha bars...

A gunman suspected of shooting nine people dead at two shisha bars in Germany is believed to have a far-right background, prosecutors said Thursday.A gunman suspected of shooting nine people dead at two shisha bars in Germany is believed to have a far-rig...

 2020-02-20 09:32 

Breitbart Europe

Delingpole: Bezos's $10 Billion Greenwash Is Disgusting, Hypocritical and Wrong...

Evil men don't get up in the morning saying 'I'm going to do evil'. They say: 'I'm going to make the world a better place.'...

 2020-02-20 09:32 

AP

Israeli PM's rival denies wrongdoing amid probe reports...

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's leading opposition figure Benny Gantz denied wrongdoing on Thursday after media reports said Israel would examine an allegedly shady deal between a company he headed and......

 2020-02-20 09:25 

Reuters Africa

Anglo American's 2019 profit up 9% on higher iron ore, precious metals prices...
 2020-02-20 09:15 

Deutsche Welle

Berlin gold coin heist: 3 sentenced to jail...

A Berlin court found three men guilty of having stolen a massive 100-kilogram (220-pound) gold coin from the city's Bode Museum in 2017. The coin, valued at millions, has not been seen again since....

 2020-02-20 09:14 

Al Jazeera

Germany shisha lounges shootings: All the latest updates...

Prosecutors investigate far-right motive after suspect kills nine people in shooting rampage in Hanau, near Frankfurt....

 2020-02-20 09:13 

Deutsche Welle

Bioenergy in Kenya: Making tea production sustainable...

Tea production is a key industry in Kenya, where millions of people depend on it for a living. Can waste from sugarcane make processing the crop more environmentally friendly?...

 2020-02-20 09:07 

Sydney Morning Herald

South Korea reports first coronavirus death as 2.5 million urged to stay home...

The mayor of South Korea's fourth-largest city urged residents to stay indoors after a rise in new infections was traced to a church that had an infected attendee....

 2020-02-20 09:06 

Al Jazeera

Dugong discovery: Large population found off Qatar...

Scientists say much more needs to be done to protect mammals habitat....

 2020-02-20 09:01 

Euronews

Two passengers dead from Coronavirus-hit cruise ship Diamond Princess...

Coronavirus: Two elderly Japanese passengers who had been taken off the quarantined Diamond Princess cruise ship have died, according to Japan's Health Ministry...

 2020-02-20 09:00 

CBC

Coronavirus is keeping Chinese travellers at home — and it's hurting European tour operators...

Travel and tourism operators around the world are bracing for more difficult times ahead as the coronavirus outbreak chokes off demand from China and leads to cancellations from other international travellers....

 2020-02-20 08:59 

The Telegragh

[ India ]

India 'bigger problem' than China...

'It is India that is an even bigger problem, but it is an enormous problem. Nobody is doing anything about it'...

 2020-02-20 08:58 

Reuters Africa

Kenya to issue 150 bln shillings roads bond by June -report...

Kenya will issue a 150 billion shillings ($1.48 billion) roads bond by June, the Business Daily newspaper reported on Thursday, quoting a top government official....

 2020-02-20 08:58 

The Telegragh

[ India ]

Snow in Sapporo...

After a no-show, this month's snowfall was good news for tourism and Olympics organizers, but ominous for climate change...

 2020-02-20 08:57 

Washington Post

Death toll in Germany shootings climbs to 11, including alleged suspect...

The Wednesday night shootings targeted two hookah bars in the town of Hanau....

 2020-02-20 08:56 

News24

China sees drop in new virus cases, two Japan cruise passengers die...

China has reported a big drop in new coronavirus cases, fuelling hopes the epidemic is nearing its peak, but Japan faced a growing crisis as two passengers from a quarantined cruise ship died....

 2020-02-20 08:56 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Taliban figure who claimed responsibility for Malala Yousafzai attack escapes prison, Pakistan Interior Minister confirms...

A high-profile local Taliban figure who announced and justified the 2012 attack on teenage Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai has escaped from detention, Pakistan's Interior Minister confirms a few days after the militant announced his breakout on social...

 2020-02-20 08:53 

Reuters Africa

Tunisia names new governmnet, avoids risk of early election...

Tunisia's designated Prime Minister Elyes Fakhfakh on Wednedsay named a new coalition government after reaching an agreement with Ennahda moderate Islamist Party, the biggest power in Parliament, ending an ongoing political crisis of four months....

 2020-02-20 08:43 

Washington Post

German security official says suspect in mass shooting appeared to have a far-right motive...

German security official says suspect in mass shooting appeared to have a far-right motive...

 2020-02-20 08:40 

Reuters Africa

Turkey, Russia discussing joint-patrols option in Syria's Idlib - Turkish official...

Turkey and Russia are discussing possible joint patrols around Syria...

 2020-02-20 08:40 

AP

Federal prosecutors taking charge of Germany shooting case...

HANAU, Germany (AP) — Federal prosecutors say they are taking charge of the investigating into a mass shooting in the German city of Hanau that left 11 people dead, including the......

 2020-02-20 08:38 

Reuters Africa

Man City see off West Ham as fans take aim at UEFA...

Manchester City showed no signs of letting their off-field problems distract them as they comfortably beat relegation-threatened West Ham United 2-0 in their re-arranged Premier League game on Wednesday....

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