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US voters skeptical about Trump or Clinton presidency

US voters skeptical about Trump or Clinton presidency

A Pew Research Centre poll said that the confidence in either U.S. Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump or his Democratic counterpart Hillary Clinton being...
Indonesia ombudsman finds rights violations in execution of Nigerian

Iraq hangs 36 people sentenced to death for killing of troops

Iraq said on Sunday it had hanged 36 militants sentenced to death over the mass killing of hundreds of mainly Shi'ite soldiers at a...
UK/Australian citizen held in Dubai over Facebook post

UK/Australian citizen held in Dubai over Facebook post

A 42-year-old man arrested in Dubai for sharing a charity post on his Facebook page has been charged. Scott Richards, who holds both British and...
Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort quits 2-months to US poll

Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort quits 2-months to US poll

Paul Manafort, campaign chairman for Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump, has resigned just two months after taking the helm. Mr Trump confirmed Mr Manafort's departure...
Boko Haram: U.S to deploy FBI, security experts to Nigeria

Boko Haram: U.S to deploy FBI, security experts to Nigeria

The United State Government says it would deploy officials from its Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and other security experts to provide technical assistance...
Zuma will no longer travel to Zimbabwe on mediation mission: Presidency

UPDATE: South African opposition trounces ruling ANC in local elections

South Africa's main opposition party made major gains against the ruling African National Congress (ANC) in local elections, preliminary results showed Friday, with the...
Scores cheat death in Dubai as Emirates plane catches fire

Scores cheat death in Dubai as Emirates plane catches fire

Hundreds of passengers escaped after an Emirates flight skidded on a runway and burst into flames Wednesday at Dubai International Airport. Thirteen passengers suffered minor...
N. Korean missile launch denotes need for decent military, gov’t financing – Trump

MESS in Republican as Trump declines to endorse Ryan, McCain

U.S. Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump ratcheted up tensions in his party on Tuesday by denying two leading figures, House of Representatives Speaker Paul...
US voters skeptical about Trump or Clinton presidency

US election: Clinton regains lead on Trump after convention – polls

Hillary Clinton got a support bounce of four to seven percentage points after the Democratic National Convention and now holds a substantial lead over...
Email hack: More Democratic National Committee officials resign

Email hack: More Democratic National Committee officials resign

The chief executive of the Democratic National Committee and two other top officials have resigned in the wake of an email hack that embarrassed...