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Zuma’s son acquitted in culpable homicide case

The Randburg magistrates court in Johannesburg has found Duduzane Zuma, the son of former South African President Jacob Zuma, not guilty of culpable homicide and reckless driving. The case related...

Madagascar will come back stronger, says president

President Andry Rajoelina wants Madagascar to "look to the future" and says the team can "come back stronger in the next competitions", after the Barea's fairy-tale run was halted...

WHO calls for greater action to fight diabetes & obesity in the Middle East

The World Health Organization’s regional director for the Eastern Mediterranean, Dr. Ahmed Al Mandhari, is calling for united action to strengthen health systems in the the Levant. His masterplan, called Vision...

Brazil’s Bolsonaro offers his son US ambassador post

Brazilian President, Jair Bolsonaro says he has invited his son Eduardo to become Ambassador to the US, underscoring his family's influential role in Brazil's diplomacy and domestic politics. Eduardo Bolsonaro,...

Suicide-bomb attack targets wedding party in eastern Afghanistan

At least six people have been killed and 14 others wounded after a suicide bomber, believed to be in his early teens, targeted a wedding celebration in Afghanistan's eastern...

Australia: Dozens of birds found dead in suspected poisoning

More than 60 birds have died after "falling from the sky" in a suspected case of poisoning in South Australia, rescuers say. The animals - two species of corella -...

Turbulence injures 37 on Air Canada flight to Sydney

At least 37 people were injured on board an Air Canada flight after the plane hit severe turbulence and had to make an emergency landing. The plane, carrying 284 passengers...

French prime minister launches investigation into misuse of public funds by environment minister

France’s prime minister Edouard Philippe has ordered an investigation into misuse of public funds after French news website Mediapart said environment minister François de Rugy carried out expensive renovations of his...

South Africa gas tanker explosion injures six

A truck carrying a gas tanker on Wednesday exploded in Worcester, a town 70 miles north of Cape Town, South Africa injuring six people, including firefighters. Eyewitness, Marazelle de Villiers,...

French President Emmanuel Macron to unveil France’s nuclear-powered ‘Barracuda’ submarine

French President Emmanuel Macron will unveil on Friday France's latest nuclear-powered 'Barracuda' class submarine, a €9bn stealth vessel programme Paris says is key to maintaining its naval presence for...

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South Africa ex-leader Zuma ‘received death threats’

South African former President Jacob Zuma says he and his family received death threats after his testimony at an inquiry into corruption under his...

UN REPORT: State of the World Food Security and Nutrition 2019

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South Africa’s Zuma, back at inquiry, says his life is in danger

Former South African President Jacob Zuma said on Tuesday he had received a death threat after his testimony the previous day to an inquiry...