Category: World

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‘I will fire the abusive staff on the spot’: Joe Biden

US President Joe Biden has made it clear to White House staff that he will fire anyone who speaks loudly or insults them. “We need to bring back the White House...

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Joe Biden takes office, reverses Trump era’s Muslim ban

Story by AFP Soon after taking charge as the 46th president of the United States on Wednesday, Joe Biden issued orders to reverse a number of Donald Trump’s divisive...

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Ivanka gets emotional on leaving White House

US President Donald Trump’s daughter Ivanka Trump on her last day in office reflected her time as an adviser to her father, saying that the “last four years have...

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US ‘deeply troubled’ by reports of violence, irregularities in Uganda poll

Story by AFP The US State Department said Saturday it is “deeply troubled” by reports of violence and irregularities surrounding Uganda’s presidential...

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Biden will wait for recommendation on sharing secrets with Trump

Story by Reuters US President-elect Joe Biden will wait for a recommendation from his intelligence advisers on whether to share classified information with President...

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US vaccine worries Norway as 29 elderly people die after taking shot

Norway has expressed concern about the safety of the corona vaccine made by US company Pfizer Inc as 29 elderly people died after being vaccinated. “The latest...

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US President Donald Trump signs the Malala Yousafzai Scholarship into law

The Malala Yousafzai Scholarship Bill was signed into law by United States President Donald Trump earlier this week. According to a bill announcement issued by...

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Female teacher accused of sexually assaulting her student

A former Kentucky middle school substitute teacher, named Alexandria Allen, is accused of raping one of her students, and the case was taken to court by parents of the...

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Dutch govt quits over child benefits scandal

Story by AFP Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte ’s government resigned on Friday over a child benefits scandal, threatening political instability as the country battles...

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Afghanistan to get power supply from Turkmenistan

Story by AFP Afghanistan and Turkmenistan inaugurated new transport, power and communications links on Thursday as President Ashraf Ghani and Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov...