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Brazilian soccer legend Pelé dies at the age of 82

Brazilian soccer legend Pelé has died at the age of 82. According to BBC sports news, the legend died on Thursday night at Sao Paulo hospital. Pele had been hospitalized at the facility on November 29, 2023 for what his medical team called a re-evaluation of his chemotherapy treatments, which he has been receiving since...

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Kosovo court jails rebel commander for 26 years

Kosovo court jails rebel commander for 26 years

By Agencies A special Kosovo court in The Hague found a former rebel commander guilty on Friday of murder and torture and jailed him for 26 years in its long-awaited first war crimes verdict. Salih Mustafa, 50, was found guilty of abusing prisoners in a makeshift jail in a barn run by the ethnic Albanian...

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Russia pounds Ukraine with more deadly minsiles

Russia pounds Ukraine with more deadly minsiles

Russian forces fired 60 missiles and carried out drone attacks across Ukraine on Friday, officials said, striking the capital Kyiv and cities in the north, south, west and centre. Two people were killed when a residential building was hit in Kryvyi Rih and a third died in Kherson. Attacks have intensified this week as Russia...

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Two police officers killed in Queensland shooting

Two police officers killed in Queensland shooting

Two police officers and a member of the public have been shot dead at a remote property in Queensland, Australia. The officers were responding to reports of a missing person in Wieambilla – 270km (168 miles) west of Brisbane. The offenders are still at large, the police said at a news conference. Residents are being...

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Sex outside marriage and cohabitation illegal according to new law

Sex outside marriage and cohabitation illegal according to new law

By Agencies Indonesia’s Parliament has approved a legislation that outlaws sex outside marriage while making other sweeping changes to the criminal code – a move critics deemed a setback to freedoms in the world’s third-largest democracy. The code, which will apply to Indonesians and visiting foreigners alike, will also prohibit cohabitation between unmarried couples. The...

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South Africa’s President Ramaphosa awaits ANC panel decision on his fate

South Africa’s President Ramaphosa awaits ANC panel decision on his fate

By Agencies Johannesburg  – South African President Cyril Ramaphosa’s fate was hanging in the balance on Monday ahead of a meeting of the executive committee of the governing party to discuss allegations he may have committed misconduct and violated the oath of office. The inquiry relates to findings that large sums of foreign currency were...

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Liz Truss Resigns as UK Prime Minister After 44 Days in Office

Liz Truss Resigns as UK Prime Minister After 44 Days in Office

Liz Truss has resigned as prime minister just 44 days after taking over from Boris Johnson.She will be the shortest-serving prime minister in history. In a statement read outside Downing Street, Ms Truss said: “I came into office at a time of great economic and international instability. “Families and businesses were worried about how to...

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Decisive War Game Plan as Putin Assemble 300,000 Reserve Troops to Change Ukraine War

Decisive War Game Plan as Putin Assemble 300,000 Reserve Troops to Change Ukraine War

By Agencies  Russian President Vladimir Putin  on Wednesday announced a partial military mobilization in Russia, including calling military reservists into active service and a boost to weapons production so as to bring in fresh tactics into the war in Ukraine. In a rare pre-recorded televised announcement, Putin said the West “wants to destroy our country”...