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Saudi Arabia intercepts 2 missiles launched by Houthis

Riyadh, May 7 (IANS/WAM) Saudi Air Defence forces intercepted two ballistic missiles launched by the Houthi rebels from Yemen. The missiles on Sunday were directed towards the city of Najran and launched by the militia deliberately to target civilian and populated areas, spokesman for the Arab Coalition Forces Colonel Turki al-Maliki said. There were no […] Advertisements

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Chad – President Idriss Deby Itno announced in Ndjamena a general amnesty for all Chadians involved in rebel movements or working as mercenaries

2018/05/07 – “I proclaim a general amnesty for all Chadians who, for one reason or another, have left their country, those who became mercenaries and those who fought us, among others,” President Deby said, after signing a decree for the country’s new constitution. The amnesty was one of the main recommendations of the all-inclusive national forum on institutional reforms which […]

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Saudi Arabia launches initiative to improve country’s lifestyle May 4, 2018 RIYADH (Reuters) – Saudi Arabia plans to spend 50 billion riyals ($13.33 billion) by 2020 on an initiative to promote entertainment, health, sports and education as part of a modernizing drive by Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman. At an event in Riyadh on Thursday, Ahmed al-Khatib, chairman of the General Entertainment Authority (GEA), said the program, […]

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Drug Bust : 2 killed, 1 wounded

Two suspected drug users were killed and the other was wounded amidst the ‘shootout’ at Barangay Duljo Fatima, Sitio Panaghiusa St. Cebu City. Joseph 44, and Romeo Oralde were killed and wounded Israel Patunob, 37 was rushed to the Vicente Sotto Memorial Medical Center. Philippine National Police Drug Enforcement Group (PNP-DEG), Regional Intelligence Division (RID), Police Regional Drug Enforcement (PDEU)-7 […]

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EU Leaders Endorses Iran Nuclear Deal

The leaders of Britain, France and Germany reaffirmed their support for the current nuclear deal with Iran. The issue is due to come to a head, again, in May when President Trump decides whether to maintain the treaty. The leaders of Britain France and Germany reaffirmed their support for the existing nuclear deal with Iran, which is “the best way […]

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Mahathir’s rides red tide into Langkawi hoping nostalgia will trump ruling party

Horford shows how indispensable he is, but now he has to deal with The Process BOSTON – His long work week finally complete, Al Horford elected to take the long way home. Boston Celtics coach Brad Stevens fetched Horford with 41.8 seconds remaining in Saturday’s Game 7 win over the Milwaukee Bucks but after a 26-point, 8-rebound performance that […]

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Those against Buhari’s re-election behind attacks in the country – Lai Mohammed Briefs International Media

Lai Mohammed, the Nigerian minister of information and culture, has commended the efforts of  the Buhari administration in pushing back insurgency in Nigeria. – He eqully gave this administration kudos in its economy development and diversification efforts,  President Buhari says he may have been part of the herdsmen/farmers clashes if he did not go to school Lai Mohammed, the minister […]

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North Korea’s Kim Jong Lin and South Korea’s Moon Meet For the First Time (Provided by Wochit News) GOYANG, South Korea — With a single step over a weathered, cracked slab of concrete, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un made history Friday by crossing over the world’s most heavily armed border to greet South Korean President Moon Jae-in for talks on North Korea’s nuclear weapons. Kim then invited Moon to cross briefly back into […]

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Proud Prince William plays down Prince Albert website gaffe insisting royal baby name is undecided — Metro

Prince William and Kate Middleton have still not revealed the name of their third child (Picture: PA)Prince William has played down the growing rumours that he and Kate Middleton have named their son Albert. On Thursday, eagle-eyed royal fans spotted a page on the royal family website that appears to have been made especially for… via Proud Prince William plays down […]

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Ronny Jackson Withdraws As VA Secretary Nominee

WASHINGTON (CNN) – Rear Adm. Ronny Jackson has withdrawn as President Donald Trump’s nominee to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs, he said in a statement Thursday morning. His nomination was hampered by a flurry of allegations about Jackson’s professional conduct. In a statement announcing his withdrawal, Jackson slammed allegations of improper behavior leveled against him as “completely false and […]

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Rape lawsuit against Russell Simmons has been dropped

An aspiring documentary filmmaker, Jennifer Jarosik, who accused Russell Simmons of rape has asked the court today to dismiss the lawsuit. Jennifer Jarosik filed a civil suit in U.S. District Court in January, accusing Russell Simmons, founder of Def Jam Recordings of rape and sexual battery when she approached Simmons seeking help in producing and financing a film. The woman alleged Simmons befriended her, […]