Category: World

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Afghan women defend right to drive as Taliban curb licenses

Taliban officials in Afghanistan’s most progressive city have told driving instructors to stop issuing licenses to women, professionals from the sector told AFP....

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Eid celebrations at White House: ‘Islamophobia exists’ says Biden

On the occasion of Eidul Fitr, US President Joe Biden and First Lady Jill Biden hosted an event to celebrate the Muslim festival at the White House. In his speech, Biden...

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Can pee help feed the world?

Story by AFP “Go pee on the rhubarb!” Engineer Fabien Esculier has never forgotten his grandmother’s unconventional approach to gardening — in fact, it...

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Indian driver grows garden on autorickshaw roof to beat the heat

Story by AFP Yellow and green autorickshaws are ubiquitous on New Delhi’s roads but Mahendra Kumar’s vehicle stands out — it has a garden on its roof...

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Man claims he’s drinking urine daily and it makes him look 10 years younger

A 34-year-old man in England, Harry Matadeen, has claimed that drinking his own urine daily “cured” his depression and made him look 10 years younger, NDTV...

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Russian President’s rumoured girlfriend recently appeared in public

Russian President Vladimir Putin’s rumoured girlfriend Alina Kabaeva was seen in public for the first time since the Ukrainian invasion at Moscow’s VTB...

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Trump testifies he feared being hit by ‘very dangerous’ fruit

Story by AFP Ex-president Donald Trump testified under oath that he feared protesters would pelt him with “very dangerous” fruit like pineapples, tomatoes, and...

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560 catastrophic disasters every year by 2030, UN warns

Story by Reuters The world is set to face 1.5 disasters a day – 560 a year – by 2030, as humans put themselves on a “spiral of self-destruction” by...

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Elon Musk clinches deal to buy Twitter for $44 billion

Story by Reuters Elon Musk clinched a deal to buy Twitter for $44 billion cash on April 25 in a transaction that will shift control of the social media platform...

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Man in India murdered for eating samosa without permission

A 40-year-old drunk man was killed after he reportedly entered a shop and ate a samosa without the shop owner’s permission, NDTV reported. Chhola Mandir police...