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NYC declares health emergency due to measles outbreak

IANS New York After an outbreak of measles in parts of the city attributed to many people in those areas…

Sudan’s Bashir moved to prison as protesters rally

AFP Khartoum Sudan’s military rulers have transferred ousted president Omar al-Bashir to prison, a family source said Wednesday, as demonstrators…

Indonesia’s ‘everyman’ leader on track to beat firebrand ex-general

AFP Jakarta Indonesia’s Joko Widodo was on track to be re-elected leader of the world’s third-biggest democracy with pollsters giving…

China firm on the issue of listing Azhar

PTI Beijing China on Wednesday dismissed reports that the US, UK and France have served it an ultimatum until April…

Notre Dame will be closed up to 6 years

AP Paris Notre Dame’s rector says he will close the burned-out Paris cathedral for up to six years. Bishop Patrick…

UN owes India $38 mn for peacekeeping operations, highest to any country

United Nations: The United Nations owes India $38 million, the highest it has to pay to any country, for the…

Paris: French investigators interviewed construction workers involved in renovation work at the Notre-Dame cathedral on Tuesday as they sought to…

Fear of army action as Sudan protesters toughen stand

Khartoum: Sudanese protesters have hardened their stand, demanding a transitional military council be scrapped and immediately replaced with civilian rule…

Ex-Republican Governor’s presidential bid

Washington: Bill Weld, the former governor of the US state of Massachusetts, has announced that he was officially entering the…

Finland eyes left-right coalition to keep populists out

AFP Helsinki Finns can expect a broad, ineffective coalition government for the next four years as the Social Democrats, who…