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Lesotho PM: Army Staged Coup Against Me

Daily Beast - ‎1 hour ago‎
The prime minister of Lesotho, Thomas Thabane, has fled to South Africa after what he says amounted to a military coup against him.
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Coalition talks over increased measures against extremists

Telegraph.co.uk - ‎3 hours ago‎
David Cameron and Nick Clegg will try to reach agreement on new measures to combat the terror threat posed by Islamist extremists, including new legislation to make it easier to take people's passports away to prevent them from travelling to Iraq and Syria.
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Anne Applebaum: With an unhinged Russia sending in tanks, eastern Europe ...

National Post - ‎2 hours ago‎
WARSAW - Over and over again - throughout the entirety of my adult life, or so it feels - I have been shown Polish photographs from the beautiful summer of 1939: the children playing in the sunshine, the fashionable women on Krakow streets.
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LIVE SCORE: India vs England, 3rd ODI - Dhawan departs early in chase

Zee News - ‎22 minutes ago‎
Two good overs from England helped cool the atmosphere for the home side. Anderson gave away two runs to put brake on the Indian run machine.

Ombudsman to investigate Ndatipo's death

Namibian - ‎5 hours ago‎
PROBE … A medical examiner inspects the body of a 'Child of the Liberation Struggle' who was allegedly shot and killed by members of the Namibian Police Force (NamPol) at the corner of Leonard Auala and Hans-Dietrich Genscher Streets in Katutura on ...

Nudo wins Otjinene election

Namibian - ‎3 hours ago‎
TRIUMPHANT … National Unity Democratic Organisation (Nudo) supporters chant party slogans during the party's closing campaign rally, ahead of the first Otjinene Local Authority elections.
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British LGBT activist woman held captive to 'cure' her gayness

New York Daily News - ‎24 minutes ago‎
http://i100.independent.co.uk/article/british-woman-being-held-captive-so-her-family-can-cure-her-gayness--lJCNkAlpml. A British woman is being held captive in the Democratic Republic of Congo so she can be "cured of gayness", her friends have claimed.
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Zimbabwe first lady roils political scene with entry

BDlive - ‎2 hours ago‎
TRAVEL BAN: Grace Mugabe, wife of Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe, has been denied an EU visa application. Picture: SUNDAY TIMES.
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Kenya Navy destroys heroin haul worth US $11.4 million dollars

Coastweek - ‎4 hours ago‎
by Joy Nabukewa and Chris Mgidu MOMBASA (Xinhua) -- Kenya Navy has destroyed and sunk a drug-laden ship at the port of Mombasa in an operation that showed the government's commitment to deal decisively with illicit drug trade.
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War forces half of all Syrians to flee homes

Herald.ie - ‎56 minutes ago‎
Three million Syrian refugees have fled for their lives to neighbouring countries but many remain trapped by the advance of Islamist militants or are having difficulty in reaching open border crossings, the United Nations says.
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Iran Says Latest US Sanctions Won't Stop Nuclear Talks

Businessweek - ‎12 minutes ago‎
The latest U.S. sanctions against Iran won't directly affect talks with world powers to reach an agreement over the Islamic republic's nuclear program, President Hassan Rouhani said.
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Kabimba's Boys Panic, Start Jumping Ship

Zambia Reports - ‎41 minutes ago‎
Kabimba-Ngilazi A cable of boys belonging to the network of former Patriotic Front secretary general and justice minister Wynter Kabimba has been sent into serious panic following the dismissal of the official from key positions.
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Israel needs a new strategy of control in Gaza

+972 Magazine - Independent commentary from Israel and the Palestinian territories - ‎27 minutes ago‎
Israel's political challenge now is how to build a new strategy of control over the Palestinians in light of the Hamas-Fatah unity agreement.

SA Opens Border for Nam Livestock

AllAfrica.com - ‎Aug 29, 2014‎
AN announcement on 26 August by the South African Feedlot Association (Safa) that livestock import regulations for Namibia, Lesotho, Swaziland and Botswana have been suspended with immediate effect, was welcomed by Namibian farmers.

Google tests drones for delivering goods

Business Standard - ‎Aug 29, 2014‎
Tech giant Google has reportedly built autonomous aerial vehicles, commonly known as drones, for delivering goods. The project is being developed at Google X, the company's clandestine tech research arm, which is also responsible for its self-driving car.
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Microsoft Shut Down MSN Messenger After 15 Years

Chinatopix - ‎31 minutes ago‎
Microsoft has officially announced that it will shut down the Windows Live Messenger in China this coming October. The 15-year-old instant messaging service popularly known as MSN Messenger was first launched in 1999 as Microsoft's counterpart to the ...
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Apple iPhone 6: Mobile Payments Pioneer?

InformationWeek - ‎2 hours ago‎
The tech industry has made a number of attempts to ignite interest in mobile payments, and so far all have fizzled out. Sure, Google Wallet is still around, and Isis is available on a wide range of smartphones, but almost nobody uses them to pay for real goods ...

Luxury Train Club News for Desert Express, Venice Simplon Orient Express ...

DigitalJournal.com - ‎15 hours ago‎
The Luxury Train Club news includes details of new 2015 journeys or 2014/2015 promotions for the Desert Express (South Africa/Namibia), Prestige Continental Express (Switzerland), Venice Simplon Orient Express (Venice/Copenhagen/Stockholm), Blue ...
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Joan Rivers, 81, in 'serious' condition at New York hospital

The Australian - ‎3 hours ago‎
JOAN Rivers, the acerbic US stand-up comic and octogenarian television presenter, has remained seriously ill in a New York hospital for a second day, her daughter said.
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Real Sociedad v Real Madrid

BBC Sport - ‎48 minutes ago‎
Cristiano Ronaldo will miss Real Madrid's trip to Real Sociedad to allow him time to fully recover from injury. He is also out of Portugal's Euro 2016 qualifier against Albania, giving him two weeks off before Real's next game against champions Atletico Madrid.
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Arsenal FC: Mesut Ozil Blasts Critics, Grateful To Supporters

International Business Times AU - ‎1 hour ago‎
Arsenal playmaker Mesut Ozil is grateful for the support that he has received from the fans, after he found himself being feasted on by people from the press during Germany's run to the World Cup.
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Man Utd agree deal with Ajax to sign Blind

Al-Bawaba - ‎1 hour ago‎
Manchester United have confirmed a deal has been agreed with Ajax for Daley Blind and the move will be completed after a medical and personal terms have been finalised.
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Hey you! You've got millions of mites crawling on your face! Right now!

Hindustan Times - ‎2 hours ago‎
Are you aware that your face is brimming with living mites that feed on the oil our skin secretes and hide in tiny hair follicles?
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Last Passenger Pigeon died 100 Years Ago on Monday

Maine News - ‎2 hours ago‎
Martha, the last passenger pigeon, died 100 years ago on Monday when it was nearly 29. People participated in Martha fundraiser organized at the Cincinnati Zoo on Friday night.
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Drug found to cure Ebola in monkeys raises hope, Study

Canada News - ‎4 hours ago‎
A new study provides strong evidence that the experimental drug given to two American aid workers stricken with Ebola in Africa really works and could make a difference in the current outbreak if more of it could be produced.
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Researchers Say New Heart Failure Drug Could Save Lives

KUGN - ‎20 minutes ago‎
(NEW YORK) -- Researchers say a new heart failure drug could save lives by lowering the mortality rate of heart failure. According to the study, published in the New England Journal of Medicine, the new drug, called LCZ696, showed improved results.
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Police search for sick Ashya King in Spain

Telegraph.co.uk - ‎1 hour ago‎
The search for the five-year-old boy taken from hospital by his parents while being treated for a life-threatening tumour widened to Spain yesterday, after it emerged they own a property in the country.
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