Former VP Hamid Ansari, US lawmakers express concern over human rights situation in India

Participating in the panel discussion from India, former vice president Ansari expressed his concern over the rising trend of Hindu nationalism.

published on : 27th January 2022

African Cup of Nations organizers change venues for three knockout games

African Cup of Nations organizers announced Wednesday that they were changing the venues for two quarterfinal games and one of the semifinals.

published on : 27th January 2022

Egypt, Eq. Guinea win shootouts to make African Cup quarters

Mohamed Salah buried the decisive penalty as Egypt beat Ivory Coast 5-4 in a shootout to reach the quarterfinals of the African Cup of Nations.

published on : 27th January 2022

Vatican defends Benedict after report faults abuse record

The Holy See's editorial director, Andrea Tornielli, provided the Vatican's first substantial response to the report.

published on : 27th January 2022

At least 6 reported dead in crush at African Cup soccer game

Monday's incident was the second serious blow to the country in the space of a day after at least 17 people died when a fire set off a series of explosions at a nightclub in Yaounde on Sunday.

published on : 25th January 2022

Maricel Soriana to star in Re-Live

The upcoming trans-led romantic comedy is penned by Rachel Leyco and Valdez.

published on : 25th January 2022

Anirban Lahiri T-32 after second round at American Express

Put alongside his first-round 3-under 69, Lahiri is now 8-under for 36 holes and is T-32 on the leaderboard.

published on : 22nd January 2022

One of the best batters in the world when he gets going: Janneman Malan on Quinton de Kock

Quinton de Kock (78) and Malan (91) rose to the occasion with the bat as South Africa defeated India by seven wickets in the second ODI to gain an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match series.

published on : 22nd January 2022

Voting bill collapses, Democrats unable to change filibuster

The outcome was a stinging defeat for President Joe Biden and his party, coming at the tumultuous close to his first year in office.

published on : 20th January 2022

Mexico threatens fans with 5-year bans for homophobic chant

The security presence at national team matches will be increased in an attempt to ensure anyone heard making the offensive chant will be expelled and face a ban.

published on : 19th January 2022

Pope Francis' right-hand man tests positive for Covid

The 67-year-old cardinal, who as secretary of state is the Vatican's number two after the pope, was currently in isolation, exhibiting only "mild symptoms," said Vatican spokesman Matteo Bruni.

published on : 18th January 2022

Refereeing blunder, security concerns mar African Cup

The referee in charge of the Mali-Tunisia game caused chaos by twice blowing the final whistle too early, causing a lengthy debate about whether the match would have to be restarted.

published on : 13th January 2022

Host Cameroon wins as African Cup opens under virus shadow

Cameroon was stripped of the 2019 tournament because of problems with its preparations and saw its 2021 hosting delayed a year because of the virus

published on : 10th January 2022

60-year-old Colombian becomes first Latin American to die publicly under new euthanasia policy

The last footage of Victor Escobar alive shows him smiling and surrounded by family before he was sedated and then given a lethal injection.

published on : 9th January 2022

Mulled auction of key to Nelson Mandela's Robben island prison cell halted

The government agency called for the auction to be stopped 'not because they believed anything was stolen but that things left South Africa without necessary permits'.

published on : 8th January 2022
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