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Akpoguma will play for Nigeria in future

Tuesday  15:30,   29 september 2020

Kevin Akpoguma has played a total of 62 times for the DFB from the U16 to the U21. Now the TSG Hoffenheim defender has decided to play for the Nigerian national team with immediate effect. © imago images The "Super Eagles" shout: Kevin Akpoguma is... >>>

Police break up Calais migrant camp, biggest since 'the Jungle'

Tuesday  15:28,   29 september 2020

French police on Tuesday dismantled a camp of 700 to 800 migrants in the port city of Calais, the biggest such operation since the sprawling "Jungle" shantytown was broken up four years ago. Calais continues to attract migrants from the Middle East... >>>

Russia's Putin, Japan's Suga discuss possible cooperation on COVID-19 vaccines: Kremlin

Tuesday  15:28,   29 september 2020

Russia's Putin, Japan's Suga discuss possible cooperation on COVID-19 vaccines: KremlinThe Kremlin not give more detail on the nature of the potential cooperation that it said was discussed in the leaders' phone... >>>

UK PM says was obese but lost weight since virus scare

Tuesday  15:26,   29 september 2020

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson revealed Tuesday he was obese when he contracted coronavirus earlier this year, but after losing weight said he now felt much better. The 56-year-old spent three nights in intensive care in April after... >>>

Amnesty International ends operations in India

Tuesday  15:25,   29 september 2020

INDIA-AMNESTY: Amnesty International ends operations in India by Sanjeev Miglani NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Amnesty International said on Tuesday it had ceased operations in India, the government having frozen his bank accounts, which the organization... >>>

France 2 and France Inter are mobilizing Thursday for Lebanon

Tuesday  15:15,   29 september 2020

© Lionel BONAVENTURE France 2 and France Inter will broadcast on Thursday "All united for Lebanon", a special operation around a big live concert France 2 and France Inter will broadcast Thursday "All united for Lebanon", a special operation around >>>

AMLO Has a Grand Plan to Transform Mexico, on the Cheap

Tuesday  15:10,   29 september 2020

President Lopez Obrador’s long-standing aversion to public spending, even during the pandemic, threatens to undermine his popularityThe socially distanced speech was a stark contrast to the events it marked of two years previously, when tens of... >>>

Cruise Ship Coronavirus Outbreak Was False Alarm As Staff Tests Come Back Negative

Tuesday  15:10,   29 september 2020

The ship's itinerary hasn't changed following the tests.Routine tests were performed on 150 out of 666 members of staff from the Mein Schiff 6 vessel operated by Tui Cruises, with 12 coming back positive on... >>>

Scientist behind Sputnik V vaccine defends Russian strategy

Tuesday  15:10,   29 september 2020

Alexander Gintsburg says ‘people dying just like during war’ amid coronavirus pandemic as he backs speedy rollout.Alexander Gintsburg, head of the Gamaleya Institute that produced the Sputnik V vaccine, told Reuters that the pace of its development... >>>

Pompeo urges Greece and Turkey to press on with talks

Tuesday  15:10,   29 september 2020

Pompeo urges Greece and Turkey to press on with talksGreece and Turkey, at loggerheads on a range of issues, have agreed to resume exploratory talks over contested maritime claims in the eastern Mediterranean following weeks of tensions but have not >>>

Support for Brexit is collapsing as poll finds shrinking minority of British people still back leaving the EU

Tuesday  15:05,   29 september 2020

A new poll finds that Brexit regret is at its highest level among the British public since the 2016 referendum.A poll for YouGov of 1,623 British adults conducted last week, suggests that 50% now believe Britain was wrong to leave the European... >>>

Brexit talks resume and the stakes are higher than ever

Tuesday  14:46,   29 september 2020

Britain left the European Union eight months ago. Nothing much changed for most people back then, but Brexit is now back with a vengeance as talks on a deal to keep trade flowing next year enter the final stretch. © Wiktor Szymanowicz/NurPhoto/Getty >>>

Trump Says China Wants Him to Lose the U.S. Presidential Election. The Truth Is More Complex

Tuesday  14:46,   29 september 2020

Despite Trump's broadsides against China, Beijing is wary of being seen to favor one candidate or the other . Aside from a prosaic biography issued by state news agency Xinhua upon his securing the Democratic nomination, Trump’s rival Joe Biden... >>>

Indian rape victim dies weeks after assault triggering protests

Tuesday  14:46,   29 september 2020

Indian rape victim dies weeks after assault triggering protestsLUCKNOW, India (Reuters) - A woman from the lowest rung of India's caste system died in hospital on Tuesday weeks after authorities said she was raped by a group of men, triggering... >>>

Yahaya Sharif-Aminu, the man sentenced to death for a Whatsapp voice note

Tuesday  14:35,   29 september 2020

A heated conversation in a WhatsApp group has led to a death penalty sentence and a family torn apart in northern Nigeria over allegations of insulting Prophet Mohammed.Music studio assistant Yahaya Sharif-Aminu was sentenced to death by hanging on... >>>