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7.4 magnitude deadly earthquake hit Southern Mexico

A powerful earthquake has shaken buildings and caused panic in six Mexican states, killing at least six people. All of the reported fatalities occurred in the state of Oaxaca, where...

Ghanaian Nurse resident in US dies of Covid19

A Ghanaian Nurse resident in the US is reported to have died of Coronavirus. The former Head Nurse of the Jacobi Medical Center’s Psychiatric Unit in New York is reported...

Dangerous flash floods hit Washington DC area

A flooding emergency in the Washington DC area left commuters in hazardous conditions. Torrential downpours led to road closures and left drivers stranded as well as dangerous flooding on the...

British-Ghanaian Politician made UK Business Minister

New UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has appointed his top team, described as a "cabinet for modern Britain". Mr Johnson has appointed four full cabinet members from Black, Asian and...

International Women’s Day: some of Google’s most common female-related questions answered

Women the world over are celebrating their rights and shining a light on persisting gender inequality on Friday. It's all to mark International Women's Day. Euronews spoke to Google to find...

Spelling Bee: Record eight children win Scripps National in the US

A record number of eight children have been crowned co-champions in the US of the Scripps National Spelling Bee. On Thursday night the finalists, aged 12 to 14, spelled their...

George Bush Senior dies at the age of 94

Former US President George HW Bush has died at the age of 94, his son George W Bush has announced. Bush Sr served as the 41st US president between 1989...

World Tourism Day at Abetifi in the Kwahu East District of the Eastern Region...

Today, September 27 is being observed globally as World Tourism Day. In Ghana, the day will be celebrated with a symposium and durbar at Abetifi in the Kwahu East...

“do not let us fall into temptation”, Pope Francis approves change in the Lord’s...

“Our Father, who art in heaven … ” is the opening of the Lord’s prayer, the most common prayer said by every Christian all over the world after Jesus...

Malaysia’s national day parade to affect nearly 500 flights

KUALA LUMPUR - Nearly 500 flights will be affected when Malaysia closes the airspace near its major international airport every morning for five days next week to prepare for...

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Africa

COVID-19: 40 South Africa soldiers test positive

The South Africa Defence Force (SANDF) has confirmed that at least 40 of its officers have tested positive for coronavirus. "Like all other front-line workers,...

Sierra Leone doctors’ strike leaves COVID-19 patients without care

A doctors' strike in Sierra Leone has left Covid-19 patients in some of the main treatment centres without care. The doctors say they were promised...

World

Japan flooding: Many feared dead in flooded care home

Fifteen people are believed dead and nine are missing on Japan's southern island of Kyushu as devastating rains cause flooding and landslides. Fourteen victims were...

Khashoggi murder: Turkish absentia trial of 20 Saudis opens

Twenty Saudi nationals have gone on trial in absentia in Turkey over the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. He was killed inside the Saudi...