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Ugandans take Chinese firm to court in latest HIV workplace battleReuters AfricaKAMPALA, July 26 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - When Kato was called into his manager's office, the Ugandan driver assumed he would be sent on an errand, not be ordered to take an HIV test and lose his job when [...]
Wed, Jul 26, 2017
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News24Zimbabwe gives Mugabe power to appoint judgesNews24Harare - Zimbabwe's parliament on Tuesday passed a bill amending the constitution to give the president sweeping powers to appoint the country's top judges without consulting any other institution. If passed into law, the bill will give Robert Mugabe ...Zim parliament restores Mugabe's authority [...]
Wed, Jul 26, 2017
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THISDAY Newspapers42 Escaped Chibok Schoolgirls Graduate from Plateau, Katsina SchoolsTHISDAY NewspapersForty-two girls who escaped from Boko Haram terrorists after their abduction from the Government Secondary School, Chibok on April 14, 2014, have graduated from private schools in Plateau and Katsina States. The girls were sponsored by a non-profit ...Gov. Shettima [...]
Wed, Jul 26, 2017
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Al-ArabiyaDe-escalation zones may include Homs in SyriaAl-ArabiyaThe Russian announcement of the de-escalation zones in Syria is moving at an accelerating pace, with the statement about two new areas in two weeks. Moscow announced de-escalation zones in the southwest of Syria, including the provinces of Suwayda, ...Russian military police deploy close [...]
Wed, Jul 26, 2017
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South African Broadcasting CorporationOdinga criticises Kenya's government for “failure to end corruption”South African Broadcasting CorporationKenya's opposition leader Raila Odinga says he has won the confidence of the Kenyan voter. (REUTERS). Tags: Kenya · Raila Odinga · Uhuru Kenyatta · Sarah Kimani · Elections · Corruption · Ekuru Aukot · Kenya's [...]
Wed, Jul 26, 2017
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The Straits TimesIsrael removes controversial metal detectors at Al-AqsaThe Straits TimesIsraeli security forces yesterday started dismantling metal detectors installed recently at entrances to the compound of Al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem's Old City. The site is regarded as holy by both Muslims and Jews.PHOTO: REUTERS. Published. 8 min ago.and more [...]
Tue, Jul 25, 2017
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Independent OnlineParents ask court to let them take Charlie Gard home to dieIndependent OnlineThis is an undated hand out photo of Chris Gard and Connie Yates with their son Charlie Gard provided by the family, at Great Ormond Street Hospital, in London. The parents of critically ill infant Charlie Gard, [...]
Tue, Jul 25, 2017
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New York TimesChina and Russia Hold First Joint Naval Drill in the Baltic SeaNew York TimesMOSCOW — Chinese and Russian warships practiced together in the Baltic Sea on Tuesday, in the first joint naval exercise the two countries have held in the area, which has been a focus of heightened [...]
Tue, Jul 25, 2017
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Eyewitness NewsUS 'making progress' with China on N Korea UN sanctionsEyewitness NewsThe United States gave China a draft resolution nearly three weeks ago to impose stronger sanctions on North Korea over the 4 July missile launch. FILE: This picture taken on 4 July 2017 shows the successful test-fire of the [...]
Tue, Jul 25, 2017
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The GuardianMuslim worshippers to continue boycott of al-Aqsa mosque compoundThe GuardianFresh clashes broke out after the second evening prayers had finished late on Tuesday, with police using volleys of stun grenades to clear the streets. Photograph: Anadolu Agency/Getty Images. Israel ...and more [...]
Tue, Jul 25, 2017
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Financial TimesBrussels talks fail to ease EU-Turkey tensionsFinancial TimesTurkey has insisted on its right to detain and prosecute “so-called journalists” and “so-called human rights activists” on anti-terror grounds, in the face of growing EU alarm at the country's perceived slide into autocratic rule under President Recep ...Erdogan's Anti-Westernism Picks Up [...]
Tue, Jul 25, 2017
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The GuardianLibyan rival leaders agree to ceasefire after Macron-hosted talksThe GuardianEmmanuel Macron, centre, with Sarraj, left, and Haftar as they shake hands after talks aimed at easing tensions. Photograph: Jacques Demarthon/AFP/Getty Images. Libya. Libyan rival leaders agree to ceasefire after Macron-hosted talks. French president ...Libyan PM, eastern commander 'commit to [...]
Tue, Jul 25, 2017
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News24Egypt tells EU no 'compromise' over QatarNews24Brussels - Egypt warned the EU on Tuesday that four Arab states would accept no compromise in their dispute with Qatar over allegations that the gas-rich emirate supports terrorism. Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry, speaking after talks with European ...Saudi, allies blacklist more terrorists linked [...]
Tue, Jul 25, 2017
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News24Rescuers find 13 bodies in crowded migrant dinghy off LibyaNews24Rome - Rescuers coming to the aid of a dinghy packed with migrants off the coast of Libya said on Tuesday they had discovered 13 bodies including those of pregnant women. "Thirteen corpses in total. People who had names, surnames, mothers, [...]
Tue, Jul 25, 2017
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Reuters AfricaEU to Turkey - respect for rights 'imperative' to join blocReuters AfricaBRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union on Tuesday delivered its most public criticism yet of Turkey's security crackdown since last year's failed coup, saying there could be no progress on Ankara's bid to join the bloc without an [...]
Tue, Jul 25, 2017
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Irish TimesAsian tensions rise over China's maritime ambitionsIrish TimesRegional tensions over China's sovereignty claims over most of the surrounding oceans have increased after two fighters “buzzed” a US EP-3 surveillance plane in international airspace between the East China Sea and the Yellow Sea, near the Korean ...Here's Why The South [...]
Tue, Jul 25, 2017
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BBC NewsLibya crisis: Rival governments commit to ceasefireBBC NewsLibya's opposing governments have committed to a conditional ceasefire following talks in France. UN-backed Prime Minister Fayez al-Sarraj and Khalifa Haftar, the rival military commander who controls the east, met in Paris on Tuesday. They are aiming ...Rival Libyan leaders 'commit to [...]
Tue, Jul 25, 2017
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Reuters AfricaUS says progress with China on North Korea UN sanctions, true test is RussiaReuters AfricaUNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The United States is making progress in talks with North Korean ally China on imposing new United Nations sanctions on Pyongyang over its latest missile test, but Russia's engagement will be [...]
Tue, Jul 25, 2017
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Ukrinform. Ukraine and world newsTrump says Ukraine tried to sabotage his 2016 election campaignUkrinform. Ukraine and world newsU.S. President Donald Trump in a tweet on Tuesday said that Ukraine attempted to sabotage his 2016 election campaign in favor of Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton. “Ukrainian efforts to sabotage Trump campaign - [...]
Tue, Jul 25, 2017
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Eyewitness NewsDA files application to intervene in EFF's case to impeach ZumaEyewitness NewsThe DA has filed a Constitutional Court application to intervene in the EFF's impeachment case against President Jacob Zuma. FILE: President Jacob Zuma. Picture: Thomas Holder/EWN. President Jacob Zuma · Democratic Alliance · Economic Freedom ...DA applies to [...]
Tue, Jul 25, 2017
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