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Tiny South Africa beach restaurant crowned best in world

Chef Kobus van der Merwe received the Restaurant of the Year award for his beach restaurant Wolfgat in South Africa…

Brazil bans upstream dams after deadly Brumadinho disaster

A helicopter crew makes a dramatic rescue in southeastern Brazil. Photo courtesy mercopress Bogota, Feb 19 – (NNN-AGENCIES) – Brazil’s…

Saudi vows to ‘de-escalate’ India-Pakistan tensions after Kashmir attack

Saudi Arabian Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman reviews a guard of honour at the Pakistan Prime Minister’s House in Islamabad.…

Four Troopers, Two Militants Killed In Indian-Controlled Kashmir Gunfight

SRINAGAR, Indian-controlled Kashmir, Feb 18 (NNN-PTI) – Four troopers, including an officer, and two militants were killed today (Monday), in…

Bulgaria’s largest opposition party votes to quit parliament ‘for unspecified period’

SOFIA, Feb 18 (NNN-AGENCIES) — Lawmakers from Bulgaria’s opposition Socialist Party (BSP) are leaving parliament for an unspecified period, saying…

Somalia denies Kenya claims in maritime border spat

MOGADISHU, Feb 18 (NNN-AGENCIES) — Somalia has rejected accusations by Kenya that it had auctioned off oil and gas blocks…

Sudan: Lawmakers cancel meeting on constitutional changes

KHARTOUM, Feb 18 (NNN-AGENCIES) — A Sudan’s parliamentary committee tasked with amending the constitution to allow President Omar al-Bashir to…

State Department spokeswoman Nauert ends bid to be next US ambassador to UN

WASHINGTON, Feb 18 (NNN-AGENCIES) – State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert has withdrawn from consideration to be the next US ambassador…

Saudi prince starts Asia tour with deals to invest US$20b in Pakistan

In addition to holding talks with Khan, MBS is expected to meet army chief Qamar Javed Bajwa and President Arif…

Munich conference ends with focus on Iran and Middle East

Munich, Feb 17, (NNN- AGENCIES) – Iran and Middle Eastern conflicts will be top of the agenda at the Munich Security Conference on…