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Sex workers sing, dance in Amsterdam for legalisation of oldest profession

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AMSTERDAM, Netherlands (AFP) — Sex workers took centre stage at the International AIDS Conference in Amsterdam Thursday, using music and dance to press home a serious message: "We are...

Candidate killed as violence erupts in Venezuela vote

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(AFP) - Deadly violence erupted around a controversial vote held in Venezuela on Sunday, with a candidate to the all-powerful assembly being elected shot dead in his home and...

U.S Warns Russia ‘To Cease Its Unconstructive Behavior’ In Venezuela

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CNN:- US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo spoke with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on Monday and called on Russia "to cease its unconstructive behavior" in Venezuela, State Department...

Dozens of Haitians Drown Off The Bahamas

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Al Jazeera:-  At least 28 Haitians have drowned off the coast of Abaco in the Bahamas, in the latest tragedy at sea for people seeking to leave the Caribbean's poorest...

Couple sentenced to death after maid’s body found in freezer

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(Fox News) - Joanna Demafelis loved life. She took hundreds of selfies and posted them all over social media. So it was unusual when she stopped. Her family grew worried...

One man, four wives: The new hit reality TV show

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BBC:-A new hit reality TV show has restarted a debate over the traditional practice of polygamy in South Africa. Musa Mseleku says he wants to change people's perceptions of polygamy....

Magnitude-5.3 earthquake rattles Los Angeles, southern California

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USA Today:-  A magnitude-5.3 earthquake rattled southern California on Thursday, shaking buildings in the Los Angeles area. The quake was centered in the Pacific Ocean, some 35 miles southeast of Channel Islands Beach,...

Kenya unveils first new railway in a century

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More than a century after a colonial railway gave birth to modern Kenya, the country is betting on a new Chinese-built route to cement its position as the gateway...

Prince Philip to retire from public life

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London (CNN)Prince Philip, 95-year-old husband of Britain's Queen Elizabeth II, is to step down from public life, Buckingham Palace has announced. The prince, who has been at the Queen's side...

Bill Gates Showcases Reinvented Toilet

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BBC:-  Billionaire philanthropist and Microsoft founder Bill Gates had his hands full on-stage in Beijing on Tuesday, showing a jar of human faeces. The stunt was part of his speech at...