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    Pro-Biafra supporters clash with Nigerian troops
    Pro-Biafra supporters clash with Nigerian troops
    Pro-Biafra supporters clashed with troops in southeast Nigeria on Sunday, with claims that five people were killed, although the army quickly...
    North Korea threatens to respond harshly to UN sanctions
    North Korea threatens to respond harshly to UN sanctions
    North Korea says it will make the United States pay a heavy price if a proposal Washington is backing to impose the toughest sanctions ever on...
    More than two years of crisis in Burundi
    More than two years of crisis in Burundi
    Burundi has since April 2015 been rocked by a deadly political crisis born of President Pierre Nkurunziza's divisive bid for a third term, which he...
    'Disaster' looms as Hurricane Harvey barrels towards Texas
    'Disaster' looms as Hurricane Harvey barrels towards Texas
    Harvey strengthened Friday into a dangerous category three hurricane as it barrelled toward the US Gulf Coast, where residents of Texas and...
    Samsung eyes reset with new Galaxy Note
    Samsung eyes reset with new Galaxy Note
    Samsung on Wednesday unveiled a new model of its Galaxy Note as it seeks to leave behind the debacle over exploding batteries in the previous...
    Southampton’s millionaire buyer is a man in love
    Southampton’s millionaire buyer is a man in love
    The self-made Chinese millionaire who bought an 80% stake in Southampton was once a farmer, spent his formative years in the armed police and...
    Angola: The Dos Santos regime's key moments
    Angola: The Dos Santos regime's key moments
    President Jose Eduardo dos Santos, who has ruled Angola since 1979, will not contest the August 23 election, marking a historic change in the...
    'I'm no criminal!': Costa blasts Chelsea
    'I'm no criminal!': Costa blasts Chelsea
    Out-of-favour Chelsea striker Diego Costa has launched an angry broadside against both the club and manager Antonio Conte, accusing them of...
    70 years of pain across the India-Pakistan border
    70 years of pain across the India-Pakistan border
    From barbed grins in a carefully synchronised daily flag ceremony to murderous exchanges across barbed wire in Kashmir, the India-Pakistan border...
    South Africa at dagga crossroads
    South Africa at dagga crossroads
    For one South African mother, dagga was an illegal drug to warn her son about when he became a teenager: today, she uses it to treat his rare medical condition....
    Four keys to DR Congo's Kasai conflict
    Four keys to DR Congo's Kasai conflict
    Rich in diamonds but ravaged by violence and gripped by poverty, the vast region of Kasai embodies the potential and the problems of Democratic...
    Global warming reduces protein in key crops: study
    Global warming reduces protein in key crops: study
    Rising carbon dioxide levels from global warming will drastically reduce the amount of protein in staple crops like rice and wheat, leaving...