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Back clean energy post-virus, UN chief urges leaders

United Nations chief Antonio Guterres on Thursday urged world leaders to favour clean energy solutions...

Five dead from shooting at S.African mega church

At least five people were killed and 40 others, including off-duty police officers, arrested Saturday...

Taliban can submit new list of prisoners: Afghan official

Afghan authorities said Thursday they have offered the Taliban a choice to submit a new...

Bulgarian president demands resignation of ‘mafia’ type government

Bulgarian President Roumen Radev on Saturday called for the resignation of the government, which he...

New Tunisia protests over unemployment

Hundreds of Tunisians demonstrated in the south of the country on Saturday against unemployment and...

Mali PM vows to quickly form an ‘open’ government

Malian Prime Minister Boubou Cisse on Saturday vowed to rapidly form a government "open to...

US prosecutors go after son of Congo president for alleged embezzlement

Prosecutors in the US are investigating the son of the president of the Republic of...

Indian police arrest two over betting on European club cricket

Two arrests in India suggest that even club cricket matches can draw the illegal interest...

We face famine or virus: Syria’s displaced alarmed at aid impasse

After surviving months of bombardment, Nasr Sultan now fears his 10 children may starve or...

F1 teams in prison threat over Hungarian lockdown

Formula One drivers and teams have been warned they risk prison sentences and fines if...

Bill Gates ‘optimistic’ about coronavirus battle

American billionaire Bill Gates said on Saturday he was "optimistic" about the battle against COVID-19...

Mali tense after deadly anti-government protests

Tensions ran high in Mali Saturday, a day after deadly mass protests seeking the ouster...

‘Gay’ Premier League player reveals pain of sexuality secret

A gay player in the Premier League has revealed the "absolute nightmare" of keeping his...

Family of Franco-Irish teen welcome Malaysia inquest

The family of a Franco-Irish teenager who went missing while on holiday in the Malaysian...

British pilot to fly home after 4-month virus battle in Vietnam

A British pilot who spent more than two months on life support in Vietnam after...

Iran says cannot shut down economy despite worsening virus outbreak

Iran said on Saturday that it cannot afford to shut down its sanctions-hit economy, even...

Two dead, eight rescued in Lagos building collapse

A two-storey residential building under renovation collapsed overnight in Nigeria's commercial hub Lagos, killing two...

Burkina’s Kabore clinches party backing despite jihadist unrest

Burkina Faso President Roch Marc Christian Kabore's party backed him Saturday to run for re-election...

Why coronavirus sparked massive protests in Serbia

For many Serbs, it was the last straw: when the president announced the resumption of...

Giant protests in Russia after popular governor’s arrest

Tens of thousands of protesters marched through the eastern Russian city of Khabarovsk on Saturday...