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Pulitzer-Winning Author, Philip Roth Dies At 85

Pulitzer-Winning Author, Philip Roth Dies At 85

Philip Roth, the prolific author whose novel American Pastoral won a Pulitzer in 1998  and who was best-known for the controversial 1969 Portnoy’s Complaint, a pre-eminent figure in 20th-century literature , died on Tuesday aged 85. The cause was congestive heart ...

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May 24th, 2018

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Surabaya Blast: Family Of Five Bomb Indonesia Police Station

Surabaya Blast: Family Of Five Bomb Indonesia Police Station

A police headquarters in the Indonesian city of Surabaya on Monday was bombed by a family of five riding on two motorbikes. This occurred after another family bombed three churches on Sunday. The blast happened at 8.50am, said East Java police spokesman Frans Barung Mangera.

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May 15th, 2018

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DR Congo Confirms New Outbreak Of Ebola

DR Congo Confirms New Outbreak Of Ebola

At least 17 people in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) have died from Ebola, the Ministry of Health said on Tuesday, describing the fresh outbreak as a “public health emergency with international impact.” “Twenty-one cases of fever with haemorrhagic indications ...

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May 10th, 2018

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New York Attorney General Resigns After Report Of Women Abuse

New York Attorney General Resigns After Report Of Women Abuse

New York state’s top prosecutor and a public champion of the #MeToo movement Attorney-general Eric Schneiderman resigned on Monday, after being accused by four women who reported in The New Yorker magazine of physically assault. Governor Andrew Cuomo has called for ...

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May 8th, 2018

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Zimbabwe Legalises Marijuana For Medicinal Use

Zimbabwe Legalises Marijuana For Medicinal Use

Zimbabwe has become the second African country to legalize marijuana for medical use. Zimbabwe’s health minister, Dr David Parirenyatwa said that individuals and businesses would be able to apply for licences to cultivate cannabis for medicinal or scientific use. But ...

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April 30th, 2018

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It’s A Boy: Duke and Duchess of Cambridge Welcome Royal Baby No. 3

It’s A Boy: Duke and Duchess of Cambridge Welcome Royal Baby No. 3

It’s a Boy! The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge were full of smiles as they couple posed on the steps outside the central London hospital to proudly showed off their third child. It was earlier announced in the day by the Kensington Palace that Kate Middleton was in the early ...

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April 24th, 2018

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Theresa May Urges Nigeria, Other Commonwealth Nations To Revoke Anti-Gay Laws

Theresa May Urges Nigeria, Other Commonwealth Nations To Revoke Anti-Gay Laws

British Prime Minister, Theresa May, on Tuesday told Nigeria and other Commonwealth nations to have a rethink on the ban against same sex marriage, saying nobody should be discriminated against. May gave the charge, in London, United Kingdom, while addressing leaders at ...

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April 19th, 2018

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Trump To Host Buhari In The White House

Trump To Host Buhari In The White House

President Muhammadu Buhari would be hosted by US President Donald Trump at the White House on April 30. According to a statement by the White House, Mr Buhari would be discussing issues including “fighting terrorism” and economic growth with Mr Trump at Washington. “The ...

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April 16th, 2018

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More Than 250 Dead In Algeria Military Plane Crash

More Than 250 Dead In Algeria Military Plane Crash

More than 250 people including members of Western Sahara’s Polisario independence movement were killed in an Algerian military plane which crashed soon after takeoff. According to the Defence ministry, most of the victims are army personnel and their families, ...

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April 12th, 2018

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South Korea’s Former President, Park Jailed For 24 Years

South Korea’s Former President, Park Jailed For 24 Years

South Korea’s former president Park Geun-hye has been jailed for 24 years for corruption. Park was found guilty on multiple criminal charges, including bribery and abuse of power. “The amount of bribery the accused received or demanded in collaboration with Choi ...

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April 6th, 2018

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