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‘Mass rape’ video on social media shocks Brazil

  Brazilian police are hunting more than 30 men suspected of raping a teenage girl in Rio de Janeiro, and of putting video of the...

“UK would be permanently poorer outside EU”— George Osborne

The UK would be "permanently poorer" outside the European Union, Chancellor George Osborne has warned ahead of the in-out vote on membership on 23...

2 Russian pilots die in helicopter crash in Syria

Russian Defense Ministry on monday announced the death of two of its military pilots in a helicopter crash near central Syrian of Homs. According to its...

Rio2016: Olympic torch lands in Brazil amidst political uncertainty

President Dilma Rousseff lit the Olympic torch in Brazil's capital on Tuesday and pledged that political turmoil engulfing her nation would not harm the...

Landslides bury over 150 people in Sri Lanka

A Sri Lankan disaster official said that more than 150 people were feared dead after they were buried under two landslides triggered by more...

World Bank ranks Nigeria as one of world’s worst places to do business

The World Bank Doing Business Report 2016 has said that Nigeria remains one of the poorest business destinations in the world, improving marginally by...

Cameron makes U-turn, commends Buhari’s fight against Corruption

In a swift attempt to reverse his unguarded remark about Nigeria and Afghanistan, British Prime Minister David Cameron Wednesday said Nigeria and Afghanistan had...

Pakistan: Mother ‘burnt her daughter to death’ over marriage

Police in the Pakistani city of Lahore have arrested a woman suspected of murdering her daughter for marrying without family consent. Police say the body...

US Congress moves to compel Obama to withhold Abacha loot for Boko Haram victims

Lawmakers in the Congress of the United States of America may soon vote on a bill that will allow President Barack Obama and his...

British fraud investigator shifts Rolls-Royce probe to Nigeria

Britain's Serious Fraud Office (SFO) has widened its investigation into Rolls-Royce to examine allegations of suspected bribery in Nigeria, the Financial Times reported on...
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