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Burkina Faso coup fuels fears of growing Russian mercenary presence in Sahel

6 hours ago   |   The Guardian

North Africa analysts believe new leader Ibrahim Traoré may seek help from Moscow in fight against Islamic extremists Russian mercenaries may be poised for further expansion in...
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Jasprit Bumrah ruled out of India's Twenty20 World Cup squad

Jasprit Bumrah ruled out of India's Twenty20 World Cup squad

7 hours ago   |   Cricket365

Jasprit Bumrah has lost his race to be fit for India's Twenty20 World Cup squad and been withdrawn from the tournament due to back problems. Bumrah is one of the leading seam...
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John Oliver on stolen antiquities in western museums: ‘Abject callousness on display'

7 hours ago   |   The Guardian

The Last Week Tonight host digs into the history of stolen artifacts and the market in dubiously sourced antiquities John Oliver tore into western museums and their collections...
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Queen Elizabeth II's historic State Visit to South Africa

10 hours ago   |   Royal Central   |   2 articles

In November 2022, King Charles III will host the first State Visit of his reign. His Majesty, along with Queen Camilla, will welcome the President of South Africa, Cyril...
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Rugby fan, 27, 'smashed a glass into a woman's face' while watching British Lions play South Africa

Rugby fan, 27, 'smashed a glass into a woman's face' while watching British Lions play South Africa

11 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

Ben England, 27, was enjoying a drink in the Wolfpack in Fulham, west London, when Kim Graham took exception to something he said about the Springboks on July 31 last year.
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How a new ‘Great War of Africa' is raging under the cover of a media blackout

How a new ‘Great War of Africa' is raging under the cover of a media blackout

11 hours ago   |   The Telegraph


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King Charles III to host South Africa's President in first state visit

12 hours ago   |   Tatler Magazine   |   2 articles

Cyril Ramaphosa will be hosted next month in the UK with a full state dinner and speeches
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Young people demand climate justice in run-up to Cop27 UN talks

12 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Activists from global south demand recompense for damage from countries most responsible for crisis Young people from some of the countries most affected by climate breakdown...
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Overnights: Cricket boost Utsav Gold on Sunday in UK

12 hours ago   |   BizAsia

Utsav Gold was boosted by the India V South Africa T20i match on Sunday, according to exclusive data obtained by BizAsiaLive.com. Utsav Gold was the No.1 Asian TV broadcaster...
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Motsi Mabuse Reflects On ‘Traumatising' Experience Growing Up In South Africa

Motsi Mabuse Reflects On ‘Traumatising' Experience Growing Up In South Africa

14 hours ago   |   Huffington Post   |   2 articles

Motsi Mabuse has spoken about her “traumatising” experience of growing up in South Africa and the racism she faced as a teenager. The Strictly Come Dancing judge joined the BBC...
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Sue Neill-Fraser murder case: Killer released on parole 13 years after death...

Sue Neill-Fraser murder case: Killer released on parole 13 years after death of partner Bob Chappell

One of Australia's most divisive murder cases has taken its final turn as the convicted killer is released on parole after spending 13 years in prison for the mysterious death... Read more ...

Ex-Sinn Fein cllr Jonathan Dowdall & family will be resettled abroad under...

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New Zealand NZIER Business Confidence increased to -42% in 3Q from previous -65%

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Australia AiG Performance of Mfg Index increased to 50.2 in September from...

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EUR/USD gyrates in a 0.9750-0.9850 range as focus shifts to US NFP data

EUR/USD is going through a tad wider range bound moves in a 100-pips territory ahead of US NFP data. A downbeat US ISM Manufacturing PMI data has weakened the DXY. Eurozone... Read more ...

Rex Tillerson, former secretary of state, testifies at corruption trial of...

Tillerson says he barely knew defendant Tom Barrack, who is accused of leaking intelligence to the United Arab Emirates Rex Tillerson, who served a turbulent term as secretary... Read more ...

Online romance scamlord who netted $9.5m jailed for 25 years

Love, I need $32k to fix my oil rig A man in the US has been jailed for 25 years after using dating websites, email scams, and other online swindles to steal more than $9.5... Read more ...

Jonny Bairstow shares gruesome post on freak injury that ended T20 World Cup...

Jonny Bairstow shares gruesome post on freak injury that ended T20 World Cup dreams

Jonny Bairstow has shed some light on the horrific leg injury that ended his 2022 season and therefore will see miss out on the upcoming T20 World Cup in Australia Read more ...

14-year-old girl denied life-saving arthritis medicine after new strict US...

14-year-old girl denied life-saving arthritis medicine after new strict US abortion laws

Mum Kaitlin Preble said: 'As a mother who has had to deal with my child being very ill most of her life, I was scared, I was really worried.' Read more ...

U2 star Bono announces world tour

U2 star Bono announces world tour

Bono is launching a book tour to support the release of his new memoir and will visit theatres across the world to give fans an "evening of words, music, and some mischief." Read more ...