Africa:CAF Backs Cameroon to Host Afcon 2019 Tournament

Africa:CAF Backs Cameroon to Host Afcon 2019 Tournament

Photo: Ndi Eugene Ndi/Nation Media Group Cameroonian President Paul Biya (centre) receives a gift from CAF President Ahmad Ahmad at the State House in Yaoundé on October 2, 2018. Looking on is Cameroonian soccer legend Samuel Eto’o. By Ndi Eugene...
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Trudeau Liberals avoid denouncing Donald Trump for mocking Christine Blasey Ford

Trudeau Liberals avoid denouncing Donald Trump for mocking Christine Blasey Ford

OTTAWA – Two days before an American-imposed deadline to finalize a new trade deal with the United States and Mexico, the Trudeau government wanted to talk about women’s equality.Story continues below It was also the day after Christine Blasey Ford...
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A Tsunami Didn’t Destroy These 1,747 Homes. It Was the Ground Itself, Flowing

A Tsunami Didn’t Destroy These 1,747 Homes. It Was the Ground Itself, Flowing

PALU, Indonesia — Munif Umayar, a survivor of the earthquake and tsunami that devastated the city of Palu, took up a laborious search for his house on Wednesday in the ruins of the Balaroa neighborhood. After a long hunt, and...
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Sikh group plans to hold Khalistan referendum polling in Canadian cities in 2020

Sikh group plans to hold Khalistan referendum polling in Canadian cities in 2020

A prominent pro-separatist Sikh organization says it plans to hold polls in several Canadian cities as part of a worldwide referendum for an independent Sikh nation called Khalistan in India‘s Punjab state.Story continues below Sikhs For Justice (SFJ) says i...
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Bull penis, bat soup, maggot cheese: Can you stomach new Swedish museum exhibit?

Bull penis, bat soup, maggot cheese: Can you stomach new Swedish museum exhibit?

From maggot-infested cheese to aged shark meat, a new museum is set to open in Sweden this month that will showcase the world’s most “disgusting” foods. It’s called simply the “Disgusting Food Museum.” But its name is a bit ...
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Second Brit dies after ‘Brazilian butt lift’ surgery

Second Brit dies after ‘Brazilian butt lift’ surgery

Image copyright Getty Images A second British woman has died from “Brazilian butt lift” surgery, the BBC has learned, as fresh warnings come over the risks. The British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (Baaps) said it was the most dangerou...
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UK accuses Russian military intelligence of global cyber attacks campaign

UK accuses Russian military intelligence of global cyber attacks campaign

Trump’s mocking of Kavanaugh accuser ‘unacceptable’ to key Republicans Read more UK accuses Russia of global cyber attacks campaign Read more Brazil’s far-right candidate rides high in pre-election polls Read more Neymar bags hat trick as P...
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Melania Trump, in Africa (and Far From Washington), Seems at Ease

Melania Trump, in Africa (and Far From Washington), Seems at Ease

CAPE COAST, Ghana — With the unrelenting Ghanaian sun serving as her spotlight, Melania Trump has stepped out of her husband’s shadow, apparently showing the world what some 5,200 miles of breathing room away from her home city can do....
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Peru court reverses ex-president Alberto Fujimori’s pardon

Image copyright ReutersImage caption Alberto Fujimori (pictured in March 2018) was pardoned less than a year ago A court in Peru has reversed a pardon granted to the country’s ex-president, Alberto Fujimori. Fujimori was pardoned in December on health gr...
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