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Putin has Signed the Final Papers to Annex Four Regions of Ukraine.

Russia's President Vladimir Putin has signed the final papers to annex four regions of Ukraine - even as his military suffered further setbacks. The signed documents revealed that The Luhansk, Donetsk, Zaporizhzhia and Kherson regions have been accepted into the Russian Federation but in two of those areas - Luhansk and Kherson - Ukraine said it has been retaking more villages. Putin also signed a decree to formalise Russia's seizure […]

todayOctober 6, 2022

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Ukrainian forces have liberated a key village in the southern region of Kherson, hastening another Russian military retreat.

Ukrainian forces have liberated a key village in the southern region of Kherson, hastening another Russian military retreat. The defence ministry in Kyiv posted a video showing the 35th marine brigade raising a Ukrainian flag above Davydiv Brid, amid reports of several other nearby villages being recaptured. Russian forces have already been forced to retreat in Ukraine's north-east and they are now being pushed back in the south as well. […]

todayOctober 5, 2022

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Former US president Donald Trump has sued CNN.

Former US president Donald Trump has sued CNN , accusing the cable television news network of defamation and seeking $475 million in punitive damages. Trump, in the lawsuit filed in a US District Court in Florida, accused CNN of waging a campaign of “libel and slander” against him because it “fears” he will run for president again in 2024. Trump, who requested a jury trial, had a caustic relationship with […]

todayOctober 4, 2022 1

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Religious and community leaders in Burkina Faso say the country’s junta leader Paul-Henri Sandaogo Damiba has agreed to step down, two days after military officers announced he had been removed from power.

Religious and community leaders in Burkina Faso say the country’s junta leader Paul-Henri Sandaogo Damiba has agreed to step down, two days after military officers announced he had been removed from power. The leaders in a statement noted that following mediation between Damiba and the new self-proclaimed leader, Ibrahim Traore, “Damiba himself offered his resignation in order to avoid confrontations with serious human and material consequences.

todayOctober 3, 2022 1

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R. Kelly to pay one of his victims over 300,000 dollars.

Convicted rhythm and blues R. Kelly may be ordered to pay over 300,000 U.S. dollars to one of the victims of his elaborate scheme to sexually exploit young aspiring singers and underage children. A restitution order by United State District Judge Ann Connelly, which is still being finalized, is intended to cover the cost of treatment for the individual’s herpes and psychotherapy. The victim, who remains anonymous, had accused R. Kelly of […]

todaySeptember 30, 2022 2

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UEFA says concussion substitutes are not allowed in the Women’s Champions League after confusion following a head injury to Arsenal’s Beth Mead in Wednesday’s game against Ajax.

UEFA says concussion substitutes are not allowed in the Women's Champions League after confusion following a head injury to Arsenal's Beth Mead in Wednesday's game against Ajax. Mead was forced off after a clash of heads with Ajax defender Lisa Doorn and Arsenal boss Jonas Eidevall said he was told he could make a concussion substitution before being informed that it would not be allowed. Brain injury charity Headway has […]

todaySeptember 30, 2022 4

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Australia has said it will end mandatory Covid isolation requirements from next month, with a chief medical officer, Professor Paul Kelly, saying the emergency phase of its response was probably over.

Australia has said it will end mandatory Covid isolation requirements from next month, with a chief medical officer, Professor Paul Kelly, saying the emergency phase of its response was probably over. Currently, anyone who tests positive for the virus must isolate for five days, but that will end on 14 October. At times nicknamed Fortress Australia, the country has had some of the strictest restrictions in the world since the […]

todaySeptember 30, 2022 1

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United States US rapper Coolio, known for the iconic hit Gangsta’s Paradise, has died at the age of 59.

United States US rapper Coolio, known for the iconic hit Gangsta's Paradise, has died at the age of 59. His longtime manager Jarez Posey told US media the artist was found unresponsive on the bathroom floor of a friend's house In Los Angeles. Coolio whose real name is Artis Leon Ivey Jr started making music in the 1980s, but he cemented his place in hip hop history when he recorded […]

todaySeptember 29, 2022 1

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Rangers women threatened a shock result away to Benefica before missing out on qualifying for the Champions League group stage for the first time.

Rangers women threatened a shock result away to Benefica before missing out on qualifying for the Champions League group stage for the first time. A close-range finish from 16-year-old Emma Watson took the tie into extra time at 3-3 on aggregate but a solo goal from Canada striker Cloe Lacasse and a late breakaway finish from Jessica Silva gave the Portuguese what was a deserved win. Even defender Lucia Alves' […]

todaySeptember 29, 2022 1

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