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Egypt blackface sketch spotlights racism in region

An Egyptian comedian has sparked anger by using blackface in a sketch and mocking Sudanese people, drawing attention to what ...


Madonna performs live at Eurovision 2019

Washington DC [USA], May 19 (ANI): Madonna sang her classic 'Like a Prayer' and her new single 'Future' with rapper-singer ...


Fan Votes Lift The Netherlands to Eurovision Song Contest Win

TEL AVIV, ISRAEL - The Netherlands won the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest in Tel Aviv Saturday, with Duncan Laurence's doleful ...


Maltese Soldiers Questioned in Shooting Death of Migrant

VALLETTA, MALTA - Maltese police Saturday said they were questioning two soldiers over a drive-by shooting in April in which ...


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Anil Kapoor's affectionate message for wife on 35th anniversary

New Delhi (India), May 19 (ANI): Anil Kapoor and Sunita Kapoor, who are celebrating their 35th wedding anniversary today, are ...

Netherlands Wins Eurovision Song Contest; Russia Finishes Third

The Netherlands, one of the pre-event favorites, has won the Eurovision Song Contest finals, earning the country the right to ...

Egypt blackface sketch spotlights racism in region

An Egyptian comedian has sparked anger by using blackface in a sketch and mocking Sudanese people, drawing attention to what ...

Men continue steroid abuse even after knowing side effects

Washington D.C. [USA], May 19 (ANI): Attaining a strong physique is something that most men desire, and they are ready ...

Breastfeeding makes women less prone to heart diseases

Washington D.C. [USA], May 19 (ANI): Mothers who breastfeed their babies are less prone to heart diseases that develop later ...

Djokovic to meet Nadal for 54th time with Rome title at stake

Rome - Novak Djokovic said he was relishing locking horns with his "greatest rival" Rafael Nadal as the pair set ...

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Former Trans World Airlines terminal at JFK now a hotel

NEW YORK CITY, New York - The historic TWA Hotel at JFK International Airport, a transformation of the former Trans ...

Data management and regtech specialist chooses Cork for new hub

CORK, Ireland - Data management and regtech specialist RIMES has established a new office at City Gate, Mahon, in Cork, ...

2019 National Games underway in Davao City

DAVAO CITY,  Philippines - A total of 5,000 athletes from all parts of the country have converged on Davao City ...

Erie Canal to be adapted for new uses in upstate NY communities

ALBANY, New York - A sweeping initiative to examine how the 195-year-old Erie Canal can be reimagined for the 21st ...

Wall St slips as U.S. dollar surges

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks skidded lower on Friday in a dismal close to the week. With trade ...

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Report: GCC countries to host U.S. troops to counter Iranian threat

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - A newspaper in Saudi Arabia in a report published on Saturday says the kingdom and other ...


Incumbent PM Scott Morrison snatches victory in Australian election

CANBERRA, Australia - In Australia, the Liberal-National Party Coalition has been re-elected in a shock result in which Labor lost ...


Report says Israeli PM pushing Trump to attack Iran

JERUSASLEM - Behind the continual hostility towards Iran by the United States, and the recent flare-up in tensions is lsrael, ...


Sana'a struck in series of airstrikes, UN Security Council looks on

SANA'A, Yemen - Reports are still coming in on the deadly air strikes that hit the Yemen capital on Thursday, ...


10 dead after collapse of wall during factory demolition

SHANGHAI, China - At least ten people have been confirmed dead after the collapse of a factory wall in Shanghai ...


Ex-CIA agent gets twenty year prison term for selling secrets to China

VIRGINIA - A former CIA agent was jailed for twenty years on Friday after being convicted on espionage charges. Kevin ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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