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    Sudan papers go online for freedom from censors
    Sudan papers go online for freedom from censors
    Seated in his Khartoum office overlooking the Blue Nile, Sudanese journalist Adil al-Baz no longer fears a crackdown by security agents over his...
    Netanyahu says he expects Europe to follow US on Jerusalem
    Netanyahu says he expects Europe to follow US on Jerusalem
    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Monday he expected Europe to follow the US in recognising Jerusalem as the Jewish state's capital,...
    World, bar Israel, condemns Trump Jerusalem announcement
    World, bar Israel, condemns Trump Jerusalem announcement
    Donald Trump's decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital has drawn sharp criticism, with the significant exception of Israel.
    Ugandan musicians charged for disturbing the President's peace
    Ugandan musicians charged for disturbing the President's peace
    Two Ugandan musicians were released on bail on Wednesday after being charged with disturbing the peace of veteran President Yoweri Museveni for a...
    Steinhoff shares plunge 60% as Jooste quits over alleged accounting irregularities
    Steinhoff shares plunge 60% as Jooste quits over alleged accounting irregularities
    Shares in South Africa-based German-listed retail giant Steinhoff fell almost 60% on Wednesday after the company announced the resignation of its...
    Minister stops Sri Lanka cricket team from leaving for India
    Minister stops Sri Lanka cricket team from leaving for India
    Sri Lankan Sports Minister Dayasiri Jayasekera stopped nine cricketers leaving for India...
    Australia MP proposes to gay partner in parliament
    Australia MP proposes to gay partner in parliament
    A gay Australian lawmaker popped the question to his partner in parliament on Monday, with the first ever proposal in the chamber coming shortly...
    Queer football fans cautioned ahead of Russian World Cup
    Queer football fans cautioned ahead of Russian World Cup
    Gay football fans at the 2018 World Cup will be warned about holding hands in public as part of advice on keeping safe in Russia.
    'Bookkeeper of Auschwitz', 96, fit to serve jail term: German court
    'Bookkeeper of Auschwitz', 96, fit to serve jail term: German court
    A former Nazi SS guard known as the "Bookkeeper of Auschwitz", now 96, is fit to serve his four-year prison sentence, a German court ruled...
    Coral transplant raises hope over the survival of the Barrier Reef
    Coral transplant raises hope over the survival of the Barrier Reef
    Coral bred in one part of the Great Barrier Reef was successfully transplanted into another area, Australian scientists said Sunday, in a project...
    Robert Mugabe resigns in what marks the end of an era
    Robert Mugabe resigns in what marks the end of an era
    Robert Mugabe resigned as president of Zimbabwe on Tuesday, parliament speaker Jacob Mudenda told lawmakers, ending a 37-year rule defined by...
    Ruling party wins presidential vote in breakaway Somaliland
    Ruling party wins presidential vote in breakaway Somaliland
    "The tallying process of the election was concluded and Kulmiye party candidate Muse Bihi Abdi... won the election and will be the president," said...