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By William Niba Sierra Leone buries its dead amid fears of more rains, mudslides and epidemic loom. Kenya brazes for post -election court battles and Angola’s veteran leader José Eduardo dos Santos waits for his heir, as the country holds

Having sex out of wedlock and kissing are considered a crime in the UAE ABU DHABI A woman visitor is being tried at the Abu Dhabi Court of First Instance who had illicit sexual relations with a friend in the

press release Rome — Gilbert F. Houngbo, the President of the United Nations’ International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), will meet with high-level government officials in Sweden this week to discuss climate change initiatives in support of the poorest and

Dubai: Dubai Safari has welcomed its first two lion cubs and children now have the chance to name them and be their VIP visitors before the Safari Park opens! The rare white lion cubs from Timbavati in South Africa are

press release The last decade has seen journalists becoming more often victims of targeted attacks in urban and conflict zones. Terrorist attacks, industrial incidents, traffic fatalities and violent protests are very common nowadays and reporters frequently travel to these sites

The defence said other charges framed by the Public Prosecution against his client were false ABU DHABI: An Arab national was charged with consuming marijuana, possessing and bringing it into the country for the purpose of personal consumption. Abu Dhabi

By IPS World Desk Rome — A total of 300 migrants have reportedly been forced from boats over the past two days by smugglers off the coast of Yemen – many feared dead or missing, the United Nations migration agency

Washington never really planned to end its military presence in Afghanistan as it needs it to apply leverage on India, Pakistan and China, a senior Russian senator told reporters after President Donald Trump’s “fight to win” announcement. Read Full Article

Thick black smoke seen billowing from the site of the incident as Sharjah firefighters battle the fire Sharjah A man was left seriously injured after a massive fire broke out at a scrap warehouse in Sharjah Industrial area 10 on

GENEVA His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, has committed $5 million (Dh18.4 million) to Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance, to support its Innovation for Uptake,