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Egypt detainees languish in jail with ‘no end in sight’

CAIRO: Already faced with the prospect of spending several years in overcrowded and often violent jails, Egypt's political prisoners...

Nuclear issue key as Iran readies for Rouhani replacement

TEHRAN: Iran will vote in June for a successor to President Hassan Rouhani and his moderate-reformist government, but politics in the...

Mexico starts administering Russian Sputnik V vaccine

MEXICO CITY: Mexican authorities administered their first shots of Russia's Sputnik V vaccine on Wednesday to residents of...

At least 5 people killed, 70 missing as landslides hit gold mine in Indonesia

JAKARTA: Landslides have hit a gold mine in the Indonesian province of Central Sulawesi leaving at least five people dead and 70 more...

Joe Biden: US President Biden lifts Trump-era ban blocking legal immigration to US | World News

SAN DIEGO: President Joe Biden has lifted a freeze on green cards issued by his predecessor during the pandemic that lawyers...

Nepal ruling party on verge of formal split

KATHMANDU: With the Nepal Supreme Court having reinstated the parliament, the door has opened to political deal-making in Kathmandu and the first step...

Neera Tanden’s confirmation vote gets delayed, White House says ‘fighting’ for her nomination

WASHINGTON: The White House has said it is "fighting" for the nomination of Indian-American Neera Tanden to lead the Office of Management and...

Viewpoint: Self-defence not the answer to Nigeria's kidnap crisis

The defence minister said people should at times provide their own security but it is not that easy.Source link

Looming battle for Yemen's Marib city risks humanitarian disaster

A rebel attack on the government's northern stronghold of Marib threatens mass displacement.Source link

Brazilian Amazon: Juma descendants of 'last warrior' vow to carry on legacy

After the death of the last male member of an indigenous group, his grandchildren take an unusual step.Source link

Andrew Cuomo: Why is New York's governor facing controversy?

Mr Cuomo was once seen as a hero of the pandemic. Now he faces scrutiny from inside his party.Source link

North Korea enslaved South Korean prisoners of war in coal mines

"Generations of people are born, live and die in the mining zones and experience the worst type of persecution and discrimination throughout their...

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