How DSS thwart planed attack on U.S, UK embassies

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IATA question US, UK over electronics ban on board aircraft

International Air Transport Association (IATA) has slammed the restrictions on electronics in flights by the United States (US) and the United Kingdom (UK), describing...

Fire outbreak in Dubai near site of dramatic 2015 blaze

A large fire broke out early Sunday at a high-rise complex under construction near Dubai's largest shopping mall, sending thick gray smoke billowing over...

China’s exports rise in first 2 months of the year

China's imports and exports grew in the first two months of this year after weakening toward the end of 2016. Exports rose 4 percent from...

Brazil’s economy dips 3.6% in 2016 in historic recession

Brazil's economy has fallen sharply for a second consecutive year, putting Latin America's largest country in its deepest recession in modern history. The country's statistics...

World donors gather in Oslo to tackle Nigeria famine

UN aid agencies and donor countries gathered in Oslo on Thursday for a two-day meeting to raise emergency aid for millions of people threatened...

IN FULL: 59th Grammy award winner in key categories, memorable moments

Adele took home five Grammys including the top three awards for Album, Record and Song of the Year, besting her rival Beyonce, who finished...

Rooney becomes Man United’s record scorer with 250th goal

Wayne Rooney became Manchester United's record scorer after moving onto 250 goals by netting a stoppage-time equalizer in Saturday's Premier League game against Stoke. Rooney...

Nigerian secessionists greet Trump as help against Muslim north

Over 1,000 southern Nigerian secessionists took to the streets on Friday to express the hope that newly inaugurated U.S. President Donald Trump might help...

SUMMARY: Donald Trump’s sworn in as U.S. president

Donald Trump was sworn in as U.S. president in Washington on Friday, taking over from Barack Obama. Highlights of the day According to Reuters:...

Woman stolen at birth learns true identity; ‘Momma’ charged

Stolen from a hospital just hours after she was born, an 18-year-old woman finally learned her true identity and was reunited Friday with her...

‘Nigeria will grow its GDP by 1 pct’, says World Bank

After plunging into its worst recession in over two decades, the World Bank projects that Nigeria will get out of recession, and grow its...

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