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Black snakes chase President George Weah out of office

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Snakes have chased Liberian President, George Weah out of office. A snake was found in Weah’s office, forcing him to work from his private residence, according to the BBC. The President’s Press Secretary, Smith Toby told the BBC that on Wednesday two black snakes were found in the foreign affairs ministry

Comedian Zelenskiy keeps Ukraine presidential poll lead

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Comic actor Volodymyr Zelenskiy, a political novice who plays a fictional president in a popular TV series, has kept his lead in Ukraine’s presidential election race, opinion poll published on Thursday showed. The poll by research body Reiting showed the comedian turned politician on 57.9 per cent of votes and incumbent

Nepal announces launch of its first ever satellite

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Xinhua/NAN Prime Minister of Nepal, KP Sharma Oli on Thursday confirmed Nepal’s first ever satellite was launched into space, authorities at the Nepal Academy of Science and Technology (NAST) reported. Nepali Prime Minister Oli expressed happiness over Nepal’s entry into the global space age while thanking all those involved in developing the

India prepares for second phase of general elections

Authorities across India have made adequate arrangements for the second phase of the ongoing general elections, officials said on Wednesday. Voting for the second phase of country’s 17th general elections is scheduled to take place on Thursday. “Special measures are being taken by the election commission to check money power in the

Sudan: Omar Al-Bashir transferred to prison

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Former president of Sudan Omar Al Bashir heading to prison. Deposed Sudanese president Omar Al-Bashir has been transferred to a Khartoum prison following his toppling by the army last week, a source from his family told AFP on Wednesday. “Last night, Bashir was transferred to Kober prison in Khartoum,” the source said

France Vows to Rebuild Notre Dame After Devastating Blaze

*Gothic monument gutted by fire, icon’s two bell towers saved*More than 500 firefighters mobilized to try to contain fire It took more than 12 hours to fully extinguish the flames that ripped through Notre-Dame Cathedral. It will take many years for a shocked nation to restore one of its defining icons. After

European politicians protest outside Assange’s London jail

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Lawmakers of German and Spanish descent protested against Julian Assange’s detention on Monday, gathering outside a London prison to urge Britain and the EU to prevent his extradition to the United States. Two far-left German MPs, Heike Hansel and Sevim Dagdelen of Die Linke, and a Spanish Green member of the

World’s largest plane makes first flight

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Reuters/NAN The world’s largest aircraft, a carbon-composite plane, took its first flight on Saturday from California, U.S., over the Mojave Desert in California. The carbon-composite plane was by Stratolaunch Systems Corp, a company started by late Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen, as the company enters the lucrative private space market. The white aeroplane, called

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