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If you didn’t like my new book, read the one I wrote for kids – Hillary Clinton replies Donald Trump

If you didn't like my new book, read the one I wrote for kids - Hillary Clinton replies Donald Trump

Yesterday, President Trump reacted to Hillary Clinton’s newly published book ‘What happened’ Where she explained why she lost the 2016 elections. In the book, Clinton blamed the Electoral college, former FBI director, James Comey, Russian President Vladimir Putin and eventually took responsibility for the loss. In his reaction, President Trump who won the election tweeted, ‘Crooked Hillary Clinton blames everybody ...

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N/Korea challenges Trump, test-fires most powerful hydrogen bomb |World leaders angry, condemn N/Korea’s hydrogen bomb test

N/Korea challenges Trump, test-fires most powerful hydrogen bomb

North Korea conducted its sixth and most powerful nuclear test on Sunday, which it said was an advanced hydrogen bomb for a long-range missile. This marks a dramatic escalation of the regime’s stand-off with the United States and its allies. The announcement from Pyongyang came a few hours after international seismic agencies detected a manmade earthquake near the North’s test ...

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Now it’s getting serious! Donald Trump shares photos of  U.S. Air Force B-1B Lancers  ready to ‘Fight Tonight’ if called upon to do so (Photos)

Donald Trump shares photos of  U.S. Air Force B-1B Lancers  ready to 'Fight Tonight' if called upon to do so

President Trump has warned North Korea to be very afraid and he’s repeatedly said that if they act unwisely, things will happen to them, the likes of which have never been seen before. Now, he’s just shared photos of USAF B-1B Lancer Bombers at Guam standing ready to fulfill USFK’s FightTonight mission if called upon to do so. On August 7, ...

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Jailed Athlete, Oscar Pistorius to be freed from jail for a second time on ‘compassionate leave’

Jailed Athlete, Oscar Pistorius to be freed from jail for a second time on 'compassionate leave'

Jailed South African athlete, Oscar Pistorius is to be freed from jail on ‘compassionate leave’ next week to attend a funeral for his grandmother, who died earlier this week at the age of 93. This will be the second time the convicted murderer will be given such preferential treatment by the Prison authorities. Last October, the 30-year-old was driven by prison ...

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South Korea To Broadcast The Sentencing Of Former President Park Geun-Hye

South Korea To Broadcast The Sentencing Of Former President Park Geun-Hye

South Korea’s Supreme Court on Tuesday lifted a ban on the filming of trials ahead of the sentencing of disgraced president Park Geun-Hye and Samsung heir Lee Jae-Yong, which now indicates the possibility of live TV coverage of high-profile trials. At a rare meeting of justices presided over by Chief Justice Yang Sung-Tae, the court adopted new regulations on the ...

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15-year-old Girl Strangles Her Newborn To Death, Dumps The Body In Pit Toilet

15-year-old Girl Strangles Her Newborn To Death, Dumps The Body In Pit Toilet

A 15-year-old girl from KwaZulu-Natal has been arrested by the South African Police Service (SAPS) for strangling her newborn to death. According to Buzz SA, the teenage girl is said to have given birth to the baby, strangled her and dumped the body in a pit toilet. Confirming this, Police spokesperson, Colonel Thulani Zwane, related that the KZN girl is in ...

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Demand for Qatar to shut down Aljazeera is unacceptable and a threat to media freedom – United Nations

Demand for Qatar to shut down Aljazeera is unacceptable and a threat to media freedom - United Nations

                                                                                United Nations human rights chief said the demand by Saudi Arabia and three other Arab nations for Qatar to close ...

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Three journalists resign from CNN following Russia story retraction

Three journalists resign from CNN following Russia story retraction

Three CNN journalists have resigned after the network retracted a story linking a top President Trump adviser to a Russian investment bank. CNN, which Trump has frequently referred to as “fake news”, has come under a lot of criticism since retracting the story and making apologies. Thomas Frank (the author of the story), Eric Lichtblau (an editor in the CNN ...

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South African Church bars black people from worshiping

South African Church bars black people from worshiping

                                                                 A South African Church; The Afrikaanse Protestante Kerk church in Orania has barred blacks from attending service as the church on Sunday disallowed two black journalists from entering. ...

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Security Forces Foil Bomb Attack on Mecca’s Grand Mosque

Security Forces Foil Bomb Attack on Mecca’s Grand Mosque

                As the month of Ramadan ends, police in Saudi Arabia successfully prevented a terror attack on the Grand Mosque in Mecca which surrounds the holiest site in Islam, Kaaba, a cube-shaped edifice. According to CNN, the country’s Interior Ministry reported that a suspect in the planned attacker blew himself up in a nearby neighbourhood ...

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Indian villagers flock to worship goat born with one eye

Indian villagers flock to worship goat born with one eye

Villagers in Assam, India were astounded on 10 May when a goat gave birth to a one-eyed offspring. At the time, vets predicted that the blind goat, which  also has only one ear, would die within a few days but it is still going strong and large numbers of people have been visiting the village to see the goat. Villagers ...

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Mutilated body of another SA young girl found with hands bound with cable ties, private parts cut off

Mutilated body of another SA young girl found with hands bound with cable ties, private parts cut off

                                                                         Police in Mmakaunyane, North West South Africa are still battling to identify a young woman who was found murdered and her private parts removed. ...

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Bin Laden’s son Hamza threatens U.S. over father’s death

Bin Laden’s son Hamza threatens U.S. over father’s death

Osama bin Laden’s son reportedly seeks to avenge his father’s death and is poised to become the new leader of Al Qaeda. Personal letters seized in the raid that killed bin Laden show that his son, Hamza, is set on avenging his father’s death, Ali Soufan, a former FBI agent, told CBS News in an interview that will air Sunday. ...

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Trump calls out ‘Cryin’ Chuck Schumer’ after firing FBI Director James Comey

Trump calls out 'Cryin' Chuck Schumer' after firing FBI Director James Comey

Hours after US President Donald Trump fired FBI Director James Comey, he took shots at Senate Minority Leader, Chuck Schumer (Democrat) on Tuesday night. He said on his twitter page:

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Trump fires first black female chief usher at White House

Trump fires first black female chief usher at White House

The Trump administration has fired its chief usher, Angella Reid, who was the first woman and second African-American to hold the position. White House residence staff were shocked with the news when they arrived at work Friday morning and were told that Reid had been fired. Speaking to reporters on her dismissal, White House deputy press secretary, Sarah Huckabee Sanders ...

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Zimbabwe is one of the most highly developed countries, second after South Africa – Robert Mugabe

Zimbabwe is one of the most highly developed countries, second after South Africa – Robert Mugabe

Zimbabwe’s 93-year-old president, Robert Mugabe, on Thursday told a panel discussion that his country is the second most developed country in Africa after South Africa. Mugabe, whose government is struggling with a debt crisis, said the country is not a “fragile state”. A fall in foreign exchange inflows, and acute shortages of cash that have forced banks to limit withdrawals, as ...

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How Nigerian pastor Omotoso allegedly had teenage girls rub Vaseline on their thighs while telling them to recite Psalm 51

How Nigerian pastor Omotoso allegedly had teenage girls rub Vaseline on their thighs while telling them to recite Psalm 51

The manner in which Nigerian pastor Tim Omotoso lured teenage girls into sexual relations with him was laid out at the Port Elizabeth Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday, May 3. Tensions were high at the Court yesterday morning, Wednesday, 3rd May 2017 ahead of the appearance of the controversial pastor who is facing charges of sexual assault and human trafficking. While ...

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Turkey bans Wikipedia from operating in the country

Turkey bans Wikipedia from operating in the country

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey has banned Wikipedia in the Islamic country for what the Turkish government described as a ‘smear campaign against Turkey and Erdogan. The popular online encyclopedia contained comments, articles and statements linking the country to terrorist activities with some articles saying Turkey worked “in coordination and alignment” with terrorist groups. Announcing the ban on Sunday, Turkish ...

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North Korea ballistic missile launch fails again

North Korea ballistic missile launch fails again

North Korea launched a ballistic missile today Saturday (in their local time) but the missile exploded soon after launch without completing it, U.S. officials said. The failed test involved a short-range, non-nuclear missile, which would only be able to hit Seoul, but not Japan. A US official said they had warning of the test and watched it closely. A South Korean military official said ...

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Graphic: Father beheads 6-year-old son, chopped off his legs for money ritual

Graphic: Father beheads 6-year-old son, chopped off his legs for money ritual

Police on Tuesday, April 25, nabbed a 31-year-old farmer identified as Abdul Salam for killing his 6-year- old son and cutting off his head and legs at Adidaase near Amanso Amenfi in Wassa Amenfi of western region, Ghana.Speaking to Energy fm of Prestea,one eyewitness explain that the boy got missing since yesterday which made the the unity committee of the ...

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