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Narendra Modi Sweeps To Victory In India Election

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The Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi swept to a huge election victory on Thursday on course to increase his majority and give his party the mandate to pursue business-friendly policies that put Hindus first and take a hard line on national security.

U.N. Name Emergency Ebola Coordinator For D.R.Congo

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The United Nations has named an emergency Ebola response coordinator, creating a new position to boost efforts to contain a 10-month epidemic in the Democratic Republic of Congo that has killed more than 1,200 people.

Buhari Receives Israel, Sierra Leone Envoys

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President Muhammadu Buhari has received the letters of credence from the ambassador of Israel to Nigeria, Shimon Ben-Shosan and the Sierra Leone high commissioner, Dr Solomon Gembeh.

Buhari Congratulates Indian Prime Minister Modi On Electoral Victory

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President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India and the Bharatiya Janata Party, BJP, on their election victory.    

Zelensky Inaugurated As Ukraine’s President

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Comedian Volodymyr Zelensky announced a snap parliamentary election during his swearing-in as Ukraine's new President.

Russia Declines To Congratulate Zelensky

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Kremlin spokesman, Dmitry Peskovsay Vladimir, has no plans to congratulate Ukrainian President, Volodymyr Zelenskiy, on his inauguration.

War Would Be 'End' Of Iran As Tensions Rise - Trump

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US President, Donald Trump, has issued a stern warning to Iran, suggesting it will be destroyed if a conflict breaks out between the two countries.

Google Restricts Huawei's Use Of Android

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Google has barred the world's second biggest smartphone maker, Huawei, from some updates to the Android operating system, dealing a blow to the Chinese company.

Brexit: Theresa May Plans 'Bold Offer' To Get Support For Deal

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Theresa May has said a "new and improved" Brexit deal will be put to MPs when they vote on the EU Withdrawal Agreement Bill in early June.

Trump Breaks Silence Amid Alabama Abortion Ban Row

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US President, Donald Trump, has outlined his "strongly pro-life" views on abortion amid controversy over strict new laws passed in several states.

Australian PM Morrison Wins Another Term

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Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has won another term in power after his closest rival labour’s Bill Shorten conceded defeat in Saturday election.

Trump Attacks Media

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United State, U.S, President Donald Trump on Friday struck a familiar note criticizing news organizations as he addressed realtors saying that much of what is reported is "bullshit."

Pope Charges Journalists On Fake News

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Pope Francis on Saturday urged members of the Italian foreign press club to be humble in order to prevent the spread of fake news.

2019 Australia Election: Labor's Bill Shorten Accepts Defeat

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The leader of Australia's opposition Labor Party, Bill Shorten, has accepted defeat in a shock result for the country's federal elections.

Scandal-Hit Austrian Minister Resigns

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Austria's Vice-Chancellor, Heinz-Christian Strache, has resigned a day after a video mired him in a corruption scandal.

Prince William Opens Up About Mental Health Pressures

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The Duke of Cambridge has said he felt "pain like no other pain" after the death of his mother, Princess Diana.

Calm In Truce Village Despite North Korea Missiles

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The truce village of Panmunjom on the inter-Korean border remained calm on Friday despite North Korea recent missile tests, with civilian tours running as usual.

Venezuela Slams U.S. Over Economic Blockade

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The Venezuela governments has condemned what it described as a blockage by the United States of the Venezuela economy and society to influence a regime change

DAAR Music Global Unveiled

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Africa is set to assert its dominance in the world of music as DAAR Communications Plc. launched an international platform "DAAR Music Global" to provide an opportunity for young talents in Nigeria and other parts of the continent.

Mahama, Osinbajo See Technology As Anti-Dote To Poverty In Africa

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Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and the former President of Ghana, John Mahama have called on African nations to embrace education, research and technology development as the antidote for poverty in the continent.