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Battle for final two spots at Men's T20 World Cup next month

Dubai [UAE], June 26 (ANI): The battle for the two remaining spots at the ICC Men's T20 World Cup 2022 ...


Roundup: China to hand over completed new parliament building to Zimbabwe

by Gretinah Machingura, Tafara Mugwara HARARE, June 29 (Xinhua) -- Zimbabwe's new parliament building, constructed and fully funded by China ...


Xinhua Headlines: Young Africans see China as most influential country

NAIROBI, June 29 (Xinhua) -- Young Africans consider China as the country wielding most influence on their continent, according to ...


Roundup: Zimbabwe to cut 2022 growth forecast amid skyrocketing inflation

by Gretinah Machingura HARARE, June 27 (Xinhua) -- Zimbabwe will slightly lower its economic growth forecast for 2022 following economic ...


Zimbabwe to import maize from Zambia, Malawi to plug grain shortfall

HARARE, June 27 (Xinhua) -- Zimbabwe will import maize from neighboring Zambia and Malawi and wheat from cheaper source markets ...


Zimbabwean central bank introduces gold coins as store of value

HARARE, June 27 (Xinhua) -- The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) on Monday announced the introduction of gold coins into ...


Zimbabwean gov't health workers call off strike

HARARE, June 25 (Xinhua) -- Zimbabwean government health workers on Saturday called off their one-week strike over better pay, citing ...


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Watford FC bans Qatar friendly due to fans' human rights concerns

WATFORD, UK: Watford F.C. has cancelled a friendly match against the Qatar national team due to the Gulf country's human ...

Istanbul Pride parades blocked by Turkey police

ISTANBUL, Turkey: Turkish police detained dozens of people after local authorities banned Istanbul's annual Pride parade from going ahead this ...

French urged to conserve energy use to prepare for winter

PARIS, France: Amidst shortages and soaring prices caused by Russia's invasion of Ukraine and subsequent supply cuts, the heads of ...

At this week's G7 meeting, imports of Russian gold to be banned

WASHINGTON D.C.: In the latest in a series of sanctions aimed at further isolating Russia economically over its invasion of ...

Myanmar military thwarts weapon transporting by PDF fighters

MAGWAY, Myanmar - At least eight resistance fighters were killed on Wednesday when junta troops intercepted a truck they were ...

Shanghai Beijing say life returning to normal after Covid lockdowns

SHANGHAI, China: As Shanghai reports no new cases of Covid for the first time in two months, Shanghai's top communist ...

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Stocks in Asia in retreat, Australian All Ordinaries loses nearly 2 percent

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia traded sharply lower on Thursday, following on from major falls on Wall Street ...

Unable to staff airports, Germany to bring in foreign workers

BERLIN, Germany: A German Interior Ministry spokesperson has said that in a bid to relieve airports overwhelmed by staff shortages ...

France expects to reopen coal-fired power plant in Lorraine

PARIS, France: In a written statement made this week confirming a report from broadcaster RTL, France's energy ministry said the ...

U.S. stock markets struggle, dollar makes sudden jump higher

NEW YORK, New York - Wall Street struggled to find its footing on Wednesday after Fed chief Jerome Powell vowed ...

US farms planting unplanned crops due to chemical shortages

WASHINGTON D.C.: Due to persistent shortages of agricultural chemicals that threaten yields, U.S. farmers have cut back on using common ...

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UAE leaders congratulate President of Congo on Independence Day

ABU DHABI, 30th June, 2022 (WAM) -- President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan has sent a message ...


Racial wealth gaps are yet another thing the US and UK have in common

It's an old saying that Britain and America are two countries separated by a common language.But they are united by ...


Grain-laden vessel leaves Ukrainian port official

The head of Russian-controlled Zaporozsky Region has announced that the port of Berdyansk is now operationalA vessel carrying 7,000 tons ...


Hyderabad: 5 foreigners nabbed for overstaying, 4 others held for drug peddling

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], June 30 (ANI): Five foreign nationals, who were found residing "illegally" in Hyderabad after the expiry of ...


Maasaiin Tanzania Move to New Homes Amid Eviction Effort

HANDENI, TANGA, TANZANIA - Tanzanian authorities say violent clashes on June 10 between police and ethnic Maasai people they were ...


Ghanaian FM calls for urgent attention to root out insecurity in West Africa

Accra [Ghana], June 30 (ANI/Xinhua): Urgent attention is required to root out insecurity in West Africa, Ghanaian Foreign Minister Shirley ...


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