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World-renowned US evangelist Billy Graham passes away

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 - 8:54am
The country preacher who took his message worldwide, preached to more people than anyone else and broke traditional barriers has died. We take a look at his life.

Africa's 'lion economies' growth exceeds forecasts

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 - 8:31am
The nations of West Africa, including Senegal, Guinea, Ivory Coast and Ghana have recently seen a significant increase in growth.

Trump slammed for suggesting teachers should be armed

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 - 8:17am
Speaking to shooting survivors, Trump suggested teachers who are 'adept at firearms' could help stop a school shooting.

Venezuelan opposition calls for boycott of election

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 - 7:44am
The opposition is facing the threat of losing the only branch of government that they control: the National Assembly.

Haley: UN must end 'barbaric' attacks in Eastern Ghouta

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 - 7:39am
Top UN officials condemn unrelenting bombardment of Syrian enclave as air attacks continue and death toll nears 300.

Cyprus accuses Turkey of obstructing gas exploration

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 - 7:39am
Turkish Cypriots want a revenue-sharing agreement to be finalised before any drilling off the divided island can start.

African refugees on hunger strike in Israel

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 - 7:34am
Israel has given many African refugees three months to take up a cash offer to leave for Rwanda or face indefinite time in jail.

NGOs should not be allowed to operate above the law

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 - 7:29am
The Oxfam sex abuse scandal demonstrates the urgent need for legal accountability in the humanitarian aid sector.

Bolivia's indigenous women cope with climate change

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 - 7:24am
Government agencies and NGOs collaborate to empower Bolivian women to take on a greater role in their communities.

Venezuelan opposition to boycott 'fraudulent' election

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 - 4:23pm
Democratic Unity movement says conditions lacking for fair elections, and makes demands for it to participate.

Pakistan Supreme Court bans ex-PM Sharif as party head

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 - 4:00pm
Pakistan's Supreme Court bars Nawaz Sharif from heading the country's ruling party amid corruption allegations.

Dozens of Nigerian girls feared abducted by Boko Haram

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 - 3:59pm
More than 110 schoolgirls are missing a day after suspected Boko Haram fighters attacked their school, police say.

Hate groups in US grow for third straight year: SPLC

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 - 3:33pm
The number of hate groups has grown by 20 percent since 2014, the Southern Poverty Law Center said in a new report.

Is the golden age of water over?

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 - 2:29pm
Cape Town is facing 'day zero' when the city's taps will be shut off.

Senator: Rodrigo Duterte's drug war has killed 20,000

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 - 1:39pm
Rights group says report underscores need for a UN-led investigation into Rodrigo Duterte's deadly anti-drug policy.

'Assault on the poor': S Africa's new budget slammed

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 - 1:08pm
Uncertainty surrounds South Africa's latest budget as observers critique an economy in trouble, and wonder whether the finance minister will stay on or leave.