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Bill and Melinda Gates to Host Second Annual Goalkeepers Event, Focusing on the Power of Youth to Drive Global Progress

Dynamic young leaders from government, business, technology, media, entertainment, and the nonprofit sector will discuss innovations and approaches to achieve the Global Goals SEATTLE, Aug. 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Bill and Melinda Gates, co-chairs of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation,

China’s arms sales rise as it vies with US for influence on the world stage

The rivalry between America and China has seen both sides step up international arms sales and transfers as they seek to strengthen military ties with key allies, according to a report published on Monday. The study by the Stockholm International Pea...

China’s arms sales rise as it vies with US for influence on the world stage

The rivalry between America and China has seen both sides step up international arms sales and transfers as they seek to strengthen military ties with key allies, according to a report published on Monday. The study by the Stockholm International Pea...

Mali Must Bolster Security, Governance, Analysts Say

In winning a second term as Mali's president on Thursday, Ibrahim Boubacar Keita has another chance to tackle challenges ranging from curbing insecurity to improving the legal system and economy, analysts say.The 73-year-old Keita garnered 67 percent o...

Mali Must Bolster Security, Governance, Analysts Say

In winning a second term as Mali's president on Thursday, Ibrahim Boubacar Keita has another chance to tackle challenges ranging from curbing insecurity to improving the legal system and economy, analysts say.The 73-year-old Keita garnered 67 percent o...

Ebola Deaths in DR Congo Rises to 49 with 2,000 Feared ‘Contacts’

The deadly Ebola outbreak in eastern DR Congo has now claimed 49 lives since the start of the month, the government has said, and the World Health Organization expects more cases.The gradually increasing death toll, with a further 2,000 people

Ebola Deaths in DR Congo Rises to 49 with 2,000 Feared ‘Contacts’

The deadly Ebola outbreak in eastern DR Congo has now claimed 49 lives since the start of the month, the government has said, and the World Health Organization expects more cases.The gradually increasing death toll, with a further 2,000 people

SOUTH AFRICA SENDS CONDOLENCES TO SUDAN

PRETORIA-- South Africa has sent its condolences to Sudan following the drowning of 24 school children in the Nile River. The boat was carrying more than 40 children to school when it sank on Wednesday morning. The incident resulted from