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Another solar system like Earth has been found

A solar system with as many planets as our own has been discovered with the help of NASA’s Kepler space telescope and artificial intelligence, the US space agency said Thursday. “Our solar system now is tied for most number of ...

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US lawmaker commits suicide over sex scandal

A state lawmaker in Kentucky, U.S., Rep. Dan Johnson, has committed suicide after report emerged that he sexually assaulted a woman when she was 17. Reports say the 57-year-old lawmaker, a preacher and a Republican, shot himself on a bridge ...

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U.S., Saudi, UAE, pledge $190m to fight insurgency in Sahel

The U.S., Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) have pledged 190 million dollars to five countries in Africa’s Sahel region to strengthen regional security forces in the fight against terrorism. The pledges came during special conference hosted by ...

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Senior FBI agent referred to Donald Trump as an “Idiot”

A senior FBI agent removed from special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia probe this year referred to Donald Trump before his election as an “idiot,” in emails turned over to the Senate, US media reported. Peter Strzok, a senior counterintelligence investigator, ...

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Wole Soyinka wins “The Europe Theatre Prize”

Professor Wole Soyinka, the 1986 Nobel Prize winner in Literature, has won this year’s The Europe Theatre Prize. Announcing the award, the General Secretary, The Europe Theatre Prize, Alessandro Martinez, said Professor Soyinka won the Special Prize category of the ...

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New York police arrest one suspect over Manhattan

New York Police Division has arrested one person after an explosion rocked Manhattan on Monday. It has described the explosion as “unknown origin”. It said people had been evacuated. The blast occurred near the Port Authority transit terminal, close to ...

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Residents of Queensland, Australia held hostage by 200,000 bats

Residents in a small town in the north-eastern Australian state of Queensland said they have been “held hostage,” by 200,000 bats. No fewer than 200,000 flying foxes, the world’s largest bats, have overrun the Charters Towers’s residents since Friday, the ...

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14-year-old Nigerian, Timothy Adeoye, eight others go missing in London

Timothy Adeoye, a Nigerian teenager living in London,  the United Kingdom, has been declared missing. The 14-year-old is one of nine cases of missing teenagers in Enfield borough. Dami Adeoye, 27, who is Timothy’s cousin says: “Our family have been ...

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UN calls for $1 billion donor contributions for Nigeria, others

UN Secretary-General António Guterres has called for one billion dollars donor contributions to the Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) to fund life-saving works in Nigeria and other countries. Mr. Guterres said at a pledging conference in New York that over ...

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More than 14 UN peacekeepers killed in DR Congo

Not less than 14 UN peacekeepers have been killed and 53 wounded in an attack in the east of the Democratic Republic of Congo. According to BBC, the UN’s Monusco mission said the peacekeepers were attacked by suspected rebels of ...

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