34 dead of suspected cholera as Yemen outbreak spreads

Thirty-four people have died of cholera-related causes and more than 2,000 have been taken ill in Yemen, as humanitarian organisations warned Tuesday that the...

UNICEF: Attack on Bujumbura School a Senseless Tragedy

The outgoing UNICEF representative in Burundi says this past week's attack on a school in the capital, Bujumbura, is a senseless tragedy. On his last...

Obama signs $1.1 trillion government spending bill

President Barack Obama on Tuesday signed a $1.1 trillion spending bill passed by Congress last week that lifted the threat of a government shutdown. The...

Malawi to spend $47 mln for maize: finance minister

LILONGWE  - Malawi plans to spend $47 million on maize purchases locally and abroad to address food shortages after a combination of floods and...

Prosecutors Seek Appeal in Pistorius Case

JOHANNESBURG— Oscar Pistorius is no stranger to second chances. The superstar South African athlete was born without fibula bones, and had both legs amputated as a...

Woman acquitted of sex assault due to ‘men-only’ law

A Singapore woman who lives as a man has been acquitted of sexually assaulting a 13-year-old girl because the judge said the law on...

Thomas Sankara remains: Burkina Faso begins exhumation

The exhumation of what are believed to be the remains of Burkina Faso's former President Thomas Sankara has begun. Once exhumed they can be formally...

Kenya to probe death of defense witness in ICC trial

Kenya's director of public prosecutions has ordered an investigation into the killing of a man who was a defense witness in the case involving...

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