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Emmanuel ?Game Boy? Tagoe

Tagoe dreams of annexing world title in limbo

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Emmanuel Tagoe former International Boxing Organisation (IBO) Lightweight Champion, (31-1,15 KOs) has had his dreams of annexing the World Boxing Organization (WBO) Lightweight title...
arrested

U.S. Ohio House speaker arrested in connection to bribery case

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Republican Speaker of Ohio's House of Representatives Larry Householder was arrested Tuesday in connection to a 60-million-U.S. dollar bribery scheme, local authorities said. ...
U.S. President Donald Trump (C) attends a news conference at the White House in Washington D.C., the United States, on March 13, 2020. U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday declared a national emergency to open up 50 billion U.S. dollars in federal aid to help combat the spread of COVID-19 across the country. (Xinhua/Liu Jie)

Trump admits pandemic will “get worse” at resumed coronavirus press briefing

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U.S. President Donald Trump resumed his press briefing on the coronavirus pandemic on Tuesday, admitting that the situation in the country will "get worse." ...
House of Commons

Party time for Britain’s iconic Houses of Parliament as it turns 150

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A program of events was announced Tuesday to celebrate the 150th birthday of one of Britain's most famous landmarks -- the House of Parliament. ...
UNICEF

COVID-19 worsens global childcare crisis – UNICEF Boss

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The COVID-19 "pandemic is making a global childcare crisis even worse," Henrietta Fore, head of the United Nations International Children's Fund (UNICEF), warned Tuesday. ...
Huawei Nova I Picture

Xulio Rios warns Europe of “American trap” over Huawei ban

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Europe should resist U.S. pressure to isolate China and remain independent in its decision making in the face of so-called security concerns, a Spanish...
jailed

More than 500 inmates in U.S. Texas prison test positive for COVID-19

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The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases at a federal medical prison in the southern U.S. state of Texas surged to 510 on Tuesday, the...
Zlatan Ibrahimovic

Ibra’s brace sends AC Milan past Sassuolo

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AC Milan continued their unbeaten run in Serie A as Zlatan Ibrahimovic's double helped them edge past Sassuolo 2-1 away from home on Tuesday. ...
A U.S. military vehicle runs past the Tal Tamr area in the countryside of Hasakah province, northeastern Syria, on Nov. 14, 2019. (Str/Xinhua)

U.S. House passes annual defense policy bill

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The U.S. House of Representatives passed its annual defense policy bill on Tuesday afternoon, in which a controversial section is possible to face veto...
Helicopter

Colombia military helicopter crash kills at least 9, injures 6

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A Colombian military helicopter crash has killed nine people and injured six others, Colombia's army said Tuesday. "Unfortunately, we have found the...
Cyril Ramaphosa

South African president signs border management bill into law

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South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has signed the Border Management Authority Bill of 2020 into law as the country is facing a growing challenge...
A security officer is seen at the scene of a large explosion near a check point in Mogadishu, Somalia, 28 December 2019. A source at a hospital said that the death toll has risen to at least 76 in what is believed to have been a car bombing. The explosion rocked an area near the junction called Ex-Control Afgoye, in a southwestern suburb of the capital Mogadishu. EPA/SAID YUSUF WARSAME

Uganda deploys combat aircraft to support peacekeeping operations in Somalia

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The Ugandan military on Tuesday announced it will deploy combat aircraft to support peacekeeping operations in war-torn Somalia. Uganda People's Defense Forces...
Marathon

Kenya’s Cherono shelves dreams to 2021 marathon season

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Kenya's Lawrence Cherono is still coming to terms with the cancelation of the 2020 Chicago Marathon due to the COVID-19 pandemic that has put...
A researcher of CapitalBio Corporation shows a virus nucleic acid detection kit for six respiratory pathogens on March 10. Six respiratory pathogens, including the COVID-19, can be detected simultaneously within one and a half hours, requiring samples of only respiratory droplets. (Photo by Jiang Wenjie, People’s Daily Online)

New study show immunity drops quickly in mild COVID-19 cases

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A study published on Tuesday shows that in people with mild COVID-19 cases, their antibodies against the coronavirus drop sharply over the first three...
Pentagon

No orders to withdraw forces from South Korea – Mark Esper

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U.S. Secretary of Defense Mark Esper said on Tuesday that he had not issued orders to withdraw U.S. troops from South Korea, but adding...
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Coronavirus pandemic in U.S. will probably “get worse before it gets better” – Trump

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U.S. President Donald Trump said Tuesday afternoon that the coronavirus pandemic in the United States will probably "get worse before it gets better." ...
Cruise ship on the Nile

Egypt’s president says keen to reach full agreement on Nile dam

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Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi said on Tuesday that his country is keen to achieve progress in controversial issues that are essential to reach a...
Oil

U.S. crude oil inventories up last week

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The American Petroleum Institute (API) on Tuesday reported an increase of 7.544 million barrels of crude oil in the U.S. crude oil inventories for...
Egyptian soldiers patrol near the sites attacked on Jan. 29, in Arish, North Sinai Province, Egypt, on Jan. 31, 2015. UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Saturday strongly condemned Thursday's terrorist attacks in Sinai, Egypt, of which the death toll rose to 33. (Xinhua/Ahmed Gomaa)

18 terrorists killed as Egyptian army thwarts terror attack in North Sinai

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Egypt's army announced on Tuesday that it killed 18 terrorists as its forces thwarted a major terror attack on a military outpost in North...
Family members of a person that died of COVID-19 converse with health workers during a burial ceremony, on the outskirts of Mogadishu, Somalia, May 8, 2020. Somali health ministry on Sunday confirmed 57 new cases of the novel coronavirus, bringing the total infections to 1,054. Fawziya Abikar, health minister said three people succumbed to the deadly respiratory disease, raising the death toll to 51. (Xinhua/Hassan Bashi)

44 Algerian healthcare workers die from COVID-19 – Abderrahman Benbouzid

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Algerian Health Minister Abderrahman Benbouzid revealed on Tuesday that about 2,300 healthcare workers in the country have been infected with COVID-19, 44 of them...
Apple

Apple to work closely with Chinese suppliers for carbon-neutral plan

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Apple Inc. was very impressed with China's determination and investment in environmental protection, and looking forward to working closely with Chinese local suppliers to...
Covid

Egypt reports 47 deaths from COVID-19, lowest daily record in 5 weeks

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Egypt on Tuesday reported 47 new deaths from COVID-19, the lowest daily record since June 13, as the death toll from the coronavirus in...
People wait in line at a New York State Department of Health COVID-19 antibody testing center at Steve's 9th Street Market in Brooklyn, New York, the United States, on April 25, 2020. Global COVID-19 deaths surpassed 200,000 on Saturday afternoon, according to the Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) at Johns Hopkins University. A total of 200,698 people have died of the disease as of 1:50 p.m. (1750 GMT) among 2,865,938 cases worldwide, the CSSE data showed. The United States suffered the most fatalities at 52,782 as its total cases reached 924,576. (Photo by Michael Nagle/Xinhua)

True number of COVID-19 cases in U.S. may be 6 to 24 times higher...

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The true number of COVID-19 cases in the United States may be 6 to 24 times higher than reported, according to a new study...
Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa addresses a press conference in Harare, capital of Zimbabwe, March 17, 2020. In an update to the nation on Tuesday, Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa declared COVID-19 a national disaster, saying that the country had escalated its national response to the virus after neighboring countries in the region had reported cases. (Xinhua/Shaun Jusa)

Zimbabwe imposes dusk-to-dawn curfew amid spike in local COVID-19 infections

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Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa on Tuesday announced a raft of more strict lockdown measures including imposing a curfew to curb rising cases of...
File photo taken on March 12, 2019 shows operating oil pumps in Luling of Texas, the United States. U.S. oil prices turned negative on April 20, 2020. West Texas Intermediate crude for May delivery shed more than 300 percent to settle at -37.63 U.S. dollars per barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange. (Xinhua/Wang Ying)

Oil prices climb amid demand hopes

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Oil prices gained on Tuesday as market sentiment was lifted after the European Union reached a deal on a massive coronavirus aid package. ...
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov addresses his annual press conference in Moscow, capital of Russia, on Jan. 26, 2016. Russia intends to build relationships with western countries on the basis of equality and mutual benefit, and it will no longer yield to external pressure, Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Tuesday. (Xinhua/Dai Tianfang)

Attempts to extend indefinitely arms embargo against Iran illegitimate – Sergei Lavrov

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Any attempts to extend the arms embargo against Iran indefinitely are illegitimate, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Tuesday. "The UN Security...
Smoke rises from Mitiga International Airport in Tripoli, Libya, Feb. 28, 2020. The forces of the UN-backed Libyan government said on Friday that the rival east-based army attacked the Mitiga International Airport in Tripoli with heavy shelling. (Photo by Amru Salahuddien/Xinhua)

Sirte fight crucial for both rival parties – Khalid Al-Montaser

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by Mahmoud Darwesh Libya's UN-backed government and the rival eastern-based army are mobilizing forces in preparation for the fight to control...
Alitalia

Restructured Alitalia to see fleet reduced to 70 from 113, as Europe opens skies...

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Italy's embattled air carrier Alitalia will emerge from its state-guided reform plan far smaller than in the past, though government officials said Tuesday the...
A general view of the Blue Nile river as it passes through the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), near Guba in Ethiopia, on December 26, 2019. - The Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam, a 145-metre-high, 1.8-kilometre-long concrete colossus is set to become the largest hydropower plant in Africa. (AFP)

Mini-African summit on Nile dam dispute to continue talks – Yasir Abbas

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Sudan's Irrigation and Water Resources Minister Yasir Abbas said on Tuesday that the mini-African summit on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) dispute agreed...
Covid

Morocco reports 180 new COVID-19 cases, 17,742 in total

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Morocco registered 180 new coronavirus cases on Tuesday, taking the tally of infections to 17,742, the Ministry of Health said. The death...