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China denies construction of tunnel to divert Brahmaputa

13 December 2017 15:46:40 WN.com - Asia News

A foreign ministry spokesperson said that they hoped India will not conduct unfounded speculation and reports. ......

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Strange story, no basis: Ex-Pak minister on interference in Gujarat polls

13 December 2017 15:46:40 WN.com - Asia News

Addressing an election rally in Gujarat, PM Modi had suggested that Pakistan was trying to influence the assembly polls in the state. ......

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Apple’s revenue growth in India hits six-year low

13 December 2017 15:46:40 WN.com - Asia News

The disruption caused by Chinese smartphone makers in the Indian market has even taken a toll on the revenues of high-end iconic US brand Apple. According to data available with the...

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Rescued Child Sex Workers in India Reveal Hidden Cells in Brothels

13 December 2017 15:46:40 WN.com - Asia News

A ladder propped against a stained wall leads up into a dark passage on the second floor of an Indian brothel, lined by a series of locked doors. Hidden inside are tiny cubicles, stashed with sex workers' clothes, blankets, cosmetics and condoms. The barely-lit passageway meanders along, intersected by many other dank corridors, and arrives at a trap door, which swings open to reveal another secret space, rarely seen by clients or outsiders. "They are actually meant to deceive and hide," one sex worker said quietly. "A person can get lost and then simply disappear." Trafficked young girls are being "broken into prostitution" - and hidden...

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All facilities to equip security forces with knowledge – President

13 December 2017 15:46:07 AdaDerana RSS

President Maithripala Sirisena said that the Government will provide all the necessary facilities to equip the Sri Lankan security forces with knowledge as well as expertise when implementing state policy on national security. MORE..

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Bibby Offshore finishes subsea work for Maersk Oil

13 December 2017 15:45:03 WN.com - Europe News

Bibby Offshore, the UK-based subsea services provider to the oil & gas industry, has completed a multi-million-pound contract with Maersk Oil UK. ... ......

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Under Putin, Russia Increases Clout in the Middle East

13 December 2017 15:45:03 WN.com - Europe News

When Russia launched a military campaign in Syria two years ago, President Vladimir Putin sought to save his ally from imminent collapse and break Russia's international isolation over a crisis in Ukraine. He achieved that and more, emerging as a key stakeholder in the Middle East who has brokered deals with many of its key players - from Iran to Saudi Arabia to Turkey and Israel. It's a regional footprint that comes with a degree of clout that even the Soviet Union, which depended on a handful of Arab allies, couldn't dream of during the Cold War era. And it was accomplished with limited resources and a lot of audacity. "Vladimir Putin is determined to restore a greater role for Russia as a...

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Rwanda-backed Report Alleges France's Role in 1994 Genocide

13 December 2017 15:45:03 WN.com - Europe News

A new report commissioned by Rwanda's government accuses France of supplying weapons to the perpetrators of its 1994 genocide in which over 800,000 people were killed, deepening a feud between the East African country and its former benefactor....

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Drones Are Here, With Many Potential Benefits and Pitfalls

13 December 2017 15:42:56 WN.com - Africa News

Last Friday, the Nairobi Garage hosted the Nairobi Drone Meetup that featured users of the remote-controlled pilotless aircraft who came forward to discuss their industry, the current and potential uses of drones, and a law on the horizon regulating them. ......

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U.S. $66 Million Arrears Cause of Teachers' Poor Performance - Revealed

13 December 2017 15:42:56 WN.com - Africa News

Mwanza -The government failure to pay arrears of Sh150 million to primary school teachers is the cause of their poor performance, it has been revealed. ......

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Soccer - Ninje Apologetic After Cecafa Exit

13 December 2017 15:42:56 WN.com - Africa News

Nairobi -Kilimanjaro Stars team coach Ammy Ninje has apologised to Tanzanian soccer enthusiasts for a disastrous show in the 39th edition of the ongoing Cecafa Senior Challenge Cup in Kenya. ......

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Burundi:Constitutional Referendum Arouses Controversy

13 December 2017 15:42:56 WN.com - Africa News

President Pierre Nkurunziza officially launched on 12 December 2017 the campaign for constitutional referendum. Opposition politicians and human rights activists accuse him of violating the Arusha Peace and Reconciliation Agreement and the Constitution in force. ......

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Al-Basher Arrives in Turkey

13 December 2017 15:42:55 WN.com - Africa News

Istanbul -President of the Republic, Field Marshal, Omer Al-Basher arrived in Turkey in the early hours of Wednesday, leading Sudan's delegation to the Emergency Islamic Summit scheduled to kick off, Wednesday, in the Turkish capital of Istanbul. ......

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Majority of Old and New MPs Support Age Limit Bill

13 December 2017 15:42:55 WN.com - Africa News

Kampala -In the third and final part of the Daily Monitor poll, ninety-nine of the 248 MPs who are serving their first term in Parliament support the Bill seeking to lift the presidential age limit. ......

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Four Die, Thirteen Injured in Two Separate Accidents Along Masaka Road

13 December 2017 15:42:55 WN.com - Africa News

LWENGO/MPIGI. At least four people have been confirmed dead in two separate motor accidents along Kampala-Masaka-Mbarara highways. ......

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12 Hospitalised After Bus Accident On Karuma-Packwach Road

13 December 2017 15:42:55 WN.com - Africa News

Nwoya -At least 12 people are receiving treatment at Anaka Hospital after sustaining injuries in a bus accident on the Karuma-Packwach Highway in Nwoya District. ......

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Iringa Municipality Follows Mbeya Lead to Cut Service Levy

13 December 2017 15:42:55 WN.com - Africa News

IRINGA Municipality has agreed to cut service levy imposed on local businesses from 0.3 per cent to 0.1 per cent of gross profit to bring relief to entrepreneurs based in the municipality. ......

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Knife Murders Mar Long Weekend

13 December 2017 15:42:55 WN.com - Africa News

OKAPI knives were the murder weapons in seperate incidents in which two young men were killed over the long weekend in the Omusati and Ohangwena regions. ......

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New, Old MPs Split Over Age Limit Bill

13 December 2017 15:42:55 WN.com - Africa News

Kampala -Nearly an equal percentage of new and old MPs said they support or oppose the proposal to scrap the presidential age limit, meaning being a senior or newcomer in Parliament has no significant impact on voting decisions. ......

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Nigeria:Moody's Assigns 'Excellent' Green Bond Assessment to Nigeria's Green Notes

13 December 2017 15:42:55 WN.com - Africa News

Moody's Investors Service ("Moody's") has assigned a Green Bond Assessment of GB1 (Excellent) to the Government of Nigeria's senior unsecured green notes. The Series 1 green bond issuance is expected to launch during the week commencing 18 December 2017 for the amount of NGN10.69 billion, with precise coupons and maturities to be determined at the time of closing. The green notes will represent the Nigerian government's debut offering under its NGN150 billion green bond program and is expected to be listed ......

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SAUT Student in Court Over Murder

13 December 2017 15:42:55 WN.com - Africa News

A 26-YEAR old student at St Augustine University of Tanzania (SAUT), identified as Anold Albert, was arraigned before the Karagwe District Magistrate's Court on Monday charged with the murder of a police constable. ......

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76 Suspected Criminals Arrested in Kisoro Town

13 December 2017 15:42:55 WN.com - Africa News

Kampala -At least 76 people, including 11 women, have been arrested in a swoop in Kisoro Town Wednesday. ......

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Nigeria:Fuel Scarcity - Motorists Spend Night At Jos Filling Stations

13 December 2017 15:42:55 WN.com - Africa News

Many motorists spent the night at filling stations in Jos queuing for petrol as the fuel scarcity bites harder in the Plateau State capital. ......

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EU Boosts Aid in Ethiopia Amid Worsening Humanitarian Situation

13 December 2017 15:42:55 WN.com - Africa News

Brussels -Additional EU assistance of ?15 million will help scale up the response to surging humanitarian needs in the drought-stricken country. ......

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Kenya Navy Accused of Grabbing School Land in Mombasa

13 December 2017 15:42:55 WN.com - Africa News

The Kenya Navy has been accused of grabbing land belonging to a school in Likoni, Mombasa County. ......

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Soccer - Simba Move Close to Sign Zambian Striker

13 December 2017 15:42:55 WN.com - Africa News

WITH two days remaining before the closure of the mini-transfer window, one of the country's giants, Simba are said to be closing to sign Zambian international striker, Jonas Sakuhawa, who is on trial with the club. ......

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Ambassador - Al-Basher Participation in Summit Affirms Stance Towards Palestinian Issue

13 December 2017 15:42:55 WN.com - Africa News

Istanbul -Sudan's Ambassador to Turkey, Yousef Al-Kordofani has underlined that the participation of President Al-Basher in the Emergency Islamic Summit, in Istanbul, came in response to an official invitation extended by his brother, Reccep Tayeb Erdogan, the current Chairman of the Islamic Cooperation Organization (ICO) to affirm Sudan support to the Palestinian cause and Palestinian people. ......

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Museveni's Advisor On Political Affairs Released On Bail

13 December 2017 15:42:55 WN.com - Africa News

Kampala -The Specialised Utilities Wild and Standards Court on Wednesday released on court bond, Mr Yekoyada Nuwagaba, a Senior Presidential Advisor on political affairs, who is facing charges of unlawful possession of hippopotamus teeth, a live tortoise and tortoise scales. ......

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South Africa:No to State of Emergency Regulations!

13 December 2017 15:42:55 WN.com - Africa News

R2K is outraged to see confirmation that a government task team has been working in secret to draft new 'State of Emergency' regulations - effectively to create pre-conditions for a future clampdown on public life in South Africa. Today the Right2Know Campaign is demanding that the relevant government departments bring this information to light, through a series of information requests that we are making using the Promotion of Access to Information Act (PAIA). ......

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Online Excitement as Bayern Munich Wishes Kenyans Happy Jamhuri Day

13 December 2017 15:42:55 WN.com - Africa News

Kenyan football fans on Tuesday received a special message from the unlikeliest of sources, in the frame of German Bundesliga champions, Bayern Munich. ......

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