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Trump calls off meeting with German Chancellor

The expected meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and German Chancellor Angela Merkel scheduled for Tuesday has been cancelled due to the looming massive winter storm in parts of U.S. The meeting between the two leaders have now been postponed ...

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It will take 170 years to achieve gender equality – UN

It will take 170 years to achieve economic equality between women and men, the UN Deputy Secretary-General, Ms Amina Mohammed, has said. Mohammed, in her message to the Youth Forum of the Commission on the Status of Women, ahead of ...

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‘Evil spirits’ chase Brazilian president out of residence

President Michel Temer of Brazil has blamed bad vibes and even ghosts for driving him out of Alvorada Palace, his official residence. According to Brazilian News Weekly, Temer surprised many people when he announced that he has left the presidential ...

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There is no future for Biafra – France

France , a former friend of Biafra in the 1967 secession bid, has ruled out any support for the secession of any part of the country, particularly Biafra. France’s Ambassador to Nigeria, Denys Gauer, told The Guardian, that his country ...

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“Troubled” White House intruder said he has appointment with Trump

U.S. President Donald Trump has said that Jonathan Tran, 26, who scaled an outer-perimeter fence on the White House complex on Friday night was a troubled person. Trump, who made the remarks on Saturday, said he appreciated the Secret Service ...

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South Korea court sacks President Park

South Korea’s President Park Geun-hye has finally lost the battle to stay in office as the Constitutional Court today upheld her impeachment by the parliament. She was indicted over a graft scandal involving big business, including Samsung, that has gripped ...

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World Bank to fight hunger in Nigeria, sub-Saharan Africa and Yemen

World Bank Group President Jim Yong-Kim on Thursday said the bank was working toward raising 1.6 billion dollars to build social protection systems to end food insecurity in sub-Saharan Africa and Yemen. In a statement made available to newsmen by ...

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UN to Trump: Refugees are not criminals and should not be treated as such

The UN High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) has said that refugees were not criminals and should not be treated as such. The UNHCR in its reaction to the new travel ban by U.S. President, Donald Trump, said that the decision would ...

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Trump signs new travel ban, leaves out Iraq

President Donald Trump signed a revised executive order for a U.S. travel ban on Monday, leaving Iraq off the list of targeted countries, White House Senior Administration Officials said. The U.S. president’s first immigration order was blocked by the courts. ...

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Boko Haram crisis is the world’s largest and most neglected – UN

The UN Security Council (UNSC) has described the insurgency crisis in the North-East Nigeria and the Lake Chad Basin region as the world’s largest  and most neglected humanitarian crisis the world has ever witnessed. Mr Mathew Rycroft, the President of ...

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