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Zimbabwe: Court clears road for Mnangagwa’s inauguration as president

Zimbabwe’s top court Friday dismissed an opposition bid to have presidential election results annulled over alleged rigging in favour of Robert Mugabe’s successor, Emmerson Mnangagwa. ...

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UK unveils framework for ‘no-deal’ Brexit

Britain on Thursday outlined plans for managing the fallout in the “unlikely” scenario of Brexit talks collapsing, warning that businesses faced more customs red tape ...

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Ex-lawyer Cohen made up stories to get plea deal – Trump

US President Donald Trump lashed out at Michael Cohen on Wednesday after his former lawyer implicated him in campaign finance violations, accusing him of making up “stories” ...

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Michael Cohen: I committed crimes with Trump – President’s lawyer

Michael Cohen, Donald Trump’s long-time lawyer and fixer, implicated his former boss as he  pleaded guilty Tuesday to eight counts, including violations of campaign finance ...

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Greece returns to growth after biting austerity

After years of tough austerity measures, Greece emerges on Monday from its third and last bailout, although officials warn the country still has a “long ...

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Mali: Court confirms Keita as winner of presidential election

Mali’s constitutional court on Monday confirmed President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita’s re-election in a run-off ballot, rejecting fraud accusations by the opposition candidate. The decision clears ...

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30 die in Italy bridge collapse

Italy’s Interior Minister, Matteo Salvini said about 30 people were killed on Tuesday when a giant motorway bridge collapsed in heavy rain in the Italian ...

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Ugandans stone president’s convoy

Police said hooligans attacked President Yoweri Museveni’s motorcade and one of his official cars was smashed as he left a campaign rally forcing his security ...

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Sanctions: Iran offers discount on oil, gas to Asian market

Iran is selling oil and gas at a discount to Asian customers as it prepares for the return of US sanctions, state news agency IRNA reported on ...

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China stashes $410bn to boost economy

Stashed away around China is a pile of cash larger than the annual economic output of Norway. Governments at all levels across the nation have ...

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