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US Mega Millions jackpot hits $1.6 billion after no winners
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US Mega Millions jackpot hits $1.6 billion after no winners

Customers buy Mega Millions tickets hours before the draw of the USD 1 billion jackpot, at the Bluebird Liquor store in Torrance, California on October 19, 2018. (Photo by Mark RALSTON / AFP) Scores of American lottery players were disappointed they hadn’t become an overnight billionaire Saturday — but they’ll […]

Putin ‘appalled’ by ‘terrorist’ attack in Iran
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Putin ‘appalled’ by ‘terrorist’ attack in Iran

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani arrives to attend the annual military parade marking the anniversary of the outbreak of the devastating 1980-1988 war with Saddam Hussein's Iraq, in the capital Tehran on September 22, 2018.<br />In Iran's southwestern city of Ahvaz during commemoration of the same event, dozens of people were […]

Iran FM blames ‘foreign regime’ backed by US for parade attack
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Iran FM blames ‘foreign regime’ backed by US for parade attack

This picture taken on September 22, 2018 in the southwestern Iranian city of Ahvaz shows injured soldiers lying on the ground at the scene of an attack on a military parade that was marking the anniversary of the outbreak of its devastating 1980-1988 war with Saddam Hussein's Iraq.<br />At least […]

U.S pledges commitment to youths empowerment in Nigeria
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U.S pledges commitment to youths empowerment in Nigeria

The Counsellor for Public Affairs U.S. Embassy, Aruna Amirthanayagam.<br />Photo/Twitter/ USEmbassyAbuja The U. S. has restated its commitment to increase efforts in empowering Nigerian youths through planning innovative and life changing programmes. The Counsellor for Public Affairs U.S. Embassy, Aruna Amirthanayagam, made the assertion on Tuesday in Abuja at the […]

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Adieu, Senator John Sydney McCain (1936- 2018)

One of the iconic figures in contemporary politics in the United States of America, Senator John Sydney McCain passed on recently after a long battle with an aggressive cancer of the brain at the age of 81. The American people and government have celebrated his life. The national flag, which […]

North Korea criticises US for urging enforcement of sanctions
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North Korea criticises US for urging enforcement of sanctions

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has a drink as he attends the 8th East Asia Summit (EAS) Foreign Ministersí Meeting, during the 51st Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Ministerial Meeting (AMM) in Singapore on August 4, 2018.<br />Leaders, ministers and representatives are meeting in the city-state from August […]

US says Russia still carrying out ‘pervasive’ election meddling
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US says Russia still carrying out ‘pervasive’ election meddling

Dan Coats, the director of national intelligence.<br />Photo: Pinterest The US government on Thursday accused Russia of carrying out a “pervasive” campaign to influence public opinion and elections, in a public warning just months before crucial legislative elections. “We continue to see a pervasive messaging campaign from Russia to try […]

US reaffirms refusal to accept Russia annexing Crimea
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US reaffirms refusal to accept Russia annexing Crimea

(FILES) In this file photo taken on May 15, 2018, a woman takes a picture prior to the opening ceremony of the 19-km road-and-rail Crimean Bridge, over the Kerch Straits, linking southern Russia to the Crimean Peninsula in Kerch.<br />The US government said on July 25, 2018, it will not […]

Back in Washington, Trump under pressure to reverse course on Russia
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Back in Washington, Trump under pressure to reverse course on Russia

US President Donald Trump speaks about his meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin ahead of a meeting with Republican lawmakers and cabinet members on tax cuts at the White House in Washington, DC, on July 17, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / NICHOLAS KAMM President Donald Trump found himself isolated and […]

U.S. deports 34 Nigerians over immigration, other offences
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U.S. deports 34 Nigerians over immigration, other offences

Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos The United States, yesterday, deported 34 Nigerians over alleged immigration and related offences. The deportees arrived at the cargo session of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMlA), Lagos, aboard a chartered Omni Air International aircraft with Registration Number W342AX. The Spokesman of the Lagos Airport […]

German, U.S. envoys advocate passage of disability rights bill
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German, U.S. envoys advocate passage of disability rights bill

disabilities. Germany Ambassador to Nigeria, Dietmar Kreusel, wants the Federal Government to consider the passage of disability rights bill. He made the call yesterday in Abuja at the international albinism awareness celebration with the theme: “shinning light to the world.” Kreusel said albinos and people with disabilities in Nigeria have […]

Top US Republican against separating migrant families at border
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Top US Republican against separating migrant families at border

WASHINGTON, DC – JUNE 14: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks about the opioid crisis during his weekly news conference on Capitol Hill, June 14, 2018 in Washington, DC. Mark Wilson/Getty Images/AFP US House Speaker Paul Ryan said Thursday he opposes separating undocumented immigrant families at the border and wants […]