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Thousands turn out to protest in Myanmar despite fears of crackdown

dpa/GNA - Protests sparked by Myanmar's recent coup grew to their largest size yet on Wednesday, as hundreds of thousands of people flooded...

Arrests and charges as thousands join Vienna ‘coronavirus walk’

dpa/GNA - Several people were arrested and charges were filed in 850 instances after thousands joined an unauthorized protest against coronavirus containment measures...
Over 26,000 migrants have been rescued in the desert since 2017 through IOM’s humanitarian search and rescue operations in Niger. Photo: IOM/Monica Chiriac

Thousands of Migrants from West and Central Africa at Risk as Critical Funding Ends

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) is appealing for EUR 100 million to continue providing urgent protection and critical assistance to vulnerable migrants from...

Thousands attend vigil for late President Rawlings in Ho

Thousands of Late former President Jerry John Rawlings’ admirers, fans and loved ones held together to his memory, at a candlelight vigil organised by...
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Thousands take exercise on Olympic Day morning in Latvia

Thousands of people at more than 500 locations in Latvia on Friday took part in a simultaneous Olympic Day morning exercise, the Latvian Olympic...
Photo taken on April 25, 2015 shows collapsed buildings after an earthquake in Kathmandu, capital of Nepal. Death toll in Nepal climbed to 711, the country's Home Ministry said Saturday afternoon, hours after a major earthquake struck the country. (Xinhua)

Thousands of London families still live in unsafe buildings – mayor

London Mayor Sadiq Khan announced Wednesday he has demanded that 47 property owners and four social landlords in the British capital should remove dangerous...
A physiotherapist sits at a workstation in an Intensive Care ward treating COVID-19 patients at Frimley Park Hospital in Surrey, Britain, May 22, 2020. Picture taken May 22, 2020. Steve Parsons/Pool via REUTERS

U.S. COVID-19 cases surpass 6 million – Johns Hopkins University

The total number of COVID-19 cases in the United States surpassed 6 million on Monday, according to the Center for Systems Science and Engineering...

Thousands of people seek refuge at UN base amid violence in South Sudan

At least 6,000 people have fled violence in South Sudan's restive northern region of Jonglei and sought shelter at the base of the UN...

Thousands displaced by floods across Uganda

Thousands of people have been displaced as a result of heavy rains, which triggered floods and landslides and caused havoc in several parts of...
South Africa Hunting Down The Virus

COVID-19: South Africa Hunting Down The Virus With Thousands of Health Workers

As South Africa’s health experts watched the coronavirus race through Europe and begin to seed itself in their country, they made a pivotal decision. Instead...
U.S. deports thousands of migrants

U.S. deports thousands of migrants to vulnerable countries amid COVID-19 outbreak

The United States is continuing the deportation of thousands of migrants, some already sick with the novel coronavirus, to the most vulnerable countries in...
Community workers and volunteers use a speaker to publicize the information about prevention and control of the novel coronavirus at a street near the Yellow Crane Pavilion in Wuhan, central China's Hubei Province, Feb. 7, 2020. (Xinhua/Xiao Yijiu)

Everyday heroes: Thousands of volunteers step to the fore in coronavirus fight

As doctors are racing against the time to save patients infected with COVID-19, everyday heroes from all walks of life also step up to...
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Thousands of Moroccans march to support Palestinians against U.S. peace plan

Thousands of Moroccans on Sunday marched in capital Rabat to express their solidarity with Palestinian people and their rejection of the recently released U.S....

Thousands Attend Kwafie Festival Grand Durbar

Thousands of individuals from all walks of life have attended the grand durbar of the 2019 edition of the Kwafie festival and 20th-anniversary celebration...

At least 8 homes lost to major LA fire, thousands at risk

The major brush fire burning near downtown Los Angeles has now destroyed at least eight homes and is still mostly out of control, authorities...

New vaccination law threatens school attendance in Washington

Thousands of public school students in U.S. state of Washington could soon be barred from classes for not complying with vaccination requirements under a...
Workers Day

Thousands of workers across Ghana observe may Day

Thousands of workers in Ghana are excitedly awaiting the President’s Workers’ Solidarity Address at the Black Star Square, in Accra, following a route march...
Stacy Amewoyi

The Story Of A Street Girl Who Became The Boss And A Mentor To...

Life indeed has its own way of teaching individuals, how to experience winnings or conquest. As a Speaker and Author, Stacy Amewoyi always says...
Twifo Hemang Rainstorm Victims

Rainstorm Dislocates Thousands in Twifo-Hemang

A downpour accompanied by strong winds on Sunday evening displaced more than 2,000 people with extensive damage to property running into several thousands...

Thousands of Cocoa Farmers Participate in Organic Fertiliser Application Training

A total of 10,000 cocoa farmers from the Eastern and Volta regions, are receiving training in on-farm organic soil improvement and pest control mechanisms...
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Thousands in South Africa take part in nationwide march against job losses

Thousands of workers staged a march across South Africa Wednesday, demanding a suspension of job losses. The march took place in all the nine provinces...

Somalia calls for foreign assistance as floods render many homeless

Somali Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire has appealed to the international community for humanitarian support to help avert a humanitarian crisis as floods uproot...
People take part in the "March for Our Lives" rally in Washington D.C., the United States, on March 24, 2018. Hundreds of thousands of people gathered at Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington D.C. on Saturday for the "March for Our Lives" gun control rally, demanding the end of gun violence and mass school shootings. (Xinhua/Yang Chenglin)

U.S: Large Numbers of Demonstrators Rally for Gun Control, School Safety

Hundred of thousands of protesters rallied in Washington D.C. on Saturday, calling for stricter control on guns, more secured schools, and an end to...
South African police

S. African police deploy thousands of newly trained officers to fight rising crime

The South African Police Service (SAPS) on Friday announced the deployment of more than 3,000 newly trained officers across the country to combat rising...
Lots of dead fish are seen on the bank of Salton Sea, a saline lake in Southern California, the United States, on April 29, 2016. (Xinhua/Yang Lei) (zw)

Acid spill kills thousands of fish in northwestern Zambia

Thousands of fish have died in northwestern Zambia's Solwezi district when a truck carrying sulphuric acid overturned and spilled it in a river, police...
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Tourism has potential to provide jobs to thousands – Abeiku Santana

Multiple awards winning Ghanaian broadcast journalist, Mr. Gilbert Abeiku Aggrey, popularly known as Abeiku Santana says the tourism industry has the potential of offering...
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Increasing sexual violence in South Sudan renders thousands mentally unstable

Thousands of South Sudanese women and girls, and some men, who have been raped in ethnically-charged sexual attacks in the ongoing conflict are battling...

Thousands of Migrants Rescued Off Libyan Coast

Thousands of migrants have been saved from the sea near Libya during one of the busiest weekends of the year for rescue workers. More than...

Thousands Of Bags Of Cocoa Unconveyable In Sefwi Akatiso Amid Burnt Bridge

A wooden bridge at Sukusuku, a suburb of Sefwi Akatiso, on Boinzan Stool land, connecting to the people of Sefwi Dabiso in the Bia...

Thousands Turn Up for Neil Fingleton’s Funeral

The funeral of Game Of Thrones actor and Britain’s tallest man has been attended by hundreds of mourners. Neil Fingleton, who was 7ft 7in, died...