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New Zealand budget aims to deliver on 'Jacinda-mania'
New Zealand budget aims to deliver on 'Jacinda-mania'
New Zealand's centre-left government boosted spending on welfare and public services Thursday in a maiden budget aimed at delivering on the...
Economic crisis cuts swathe through Venezuela society
Economic crisis cuts swathe through Venezuela society
On an avenue in Maracaibo, the once-thriving heart of Venezuela's oil industry, the buses no longer run. Instead, people squeeze onto a dinky...
Uber updates sexual assault policy
Uber updates sexual assault policy
On Tuesday, Uber announced that it will no longer settle sexual assault allegations through private arbitration, allowing users of the ride-sharing...
'Radical chic' author Tom Wolfe dies at 88
'Radical chic' author Tom Wolfe dies at 88
American writer Tom Wolfe ― known for his novels The Right Stuff and The Bonfire of Vanities ― died on Monday at...
Sarkozy in hearing to determine go-ahead for fraud charges
Sarkozy in hearing to determine go-ahead for fraud charges
On Wednesday, former French president Nicolas Sarkozy will attend a hearing to determine whether he will stand trial on charges of unlawfully...
North Korea threatens to cancel US summit
North Korea threatens to cancel US summit
North Korea threatened Wednesday to cancel the forthcoming summit between leader Kim Jong Un and President Donald Trump if Washington seeks to push...
Gaza's Al-Shifa Hospital 'on brink of collapse' as injuries mount
Gaza's Al-Shifa Hospital 'on brink of collapse' as injuries mount
Gaza City's main hospital is bustling with patients and mourning families on Tuesday as the Palestinian enclave reels from Monday's violence in which...
Israel comes under fire from world leaders for Gaza attack
Israel comes under fire from world leaders for Gaza attack
While much of the world have reacted with couched language to the killing of more than 50 unarmed Palestinian protesters in Israel, South Africa...
Scores killed as Israelis celebrate US embassy opening
Scores killed as Israelis celebrate US embassy opening
Israeli forces have reportedly killed 41 Palestinians and wounded as many as 1700 in Gaza, as troops fired at residents rallying against the Monday...
R Kelly among artists affected under Spotify's new policy
R Kelly among artists affected under Spotify's new policy
On Thursday, the digital music platform Spotify announced new policy preventing the promotion of music from any “hateful” artist,...
104-year-old scientist ends his life at Swiss clinic
104-year-old scientist ends his life at Swiss clinic
David Goodall, a 104-year-old Australian scientist has ended his life. The Life Circle clinic in Basel, which assisted him announced his death on...
Dirco 'deeply concerned' by US pulling out of Iran nuke deal
Dirco 'deeply concerned' by US pulling out of Iran nuke deal
South African companies, including MTN, are bracing themselves for a new wave of sanctions after the United States pulled out of the Iran nuclear...
Trump withdraws from Iran deal, defying allies
Trump withdraws from Iran deal, defying allies
President Donald Trump pulled the United States out of a landmark deal curbing Iran's nuclear program and reimposed crippling sanctions on Tuesday,...
The street protester who took over a country
The street protester who took over a country
Just three weeks ago, few would have thought that Nikol Pashinyan, a 42-year-old opposition MP and former newspaper editor who served time in jail,...

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