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US Self Defence guru banned from Britain

A US self-defence instructor who teaches pupils to "inflict crippling pain from injury to easily damaged body parts" has been barred from Britain where...

Five die and seven injured in Indonesian quake

Five people died and at least seven were injured as massive earthquakes struck off Indonesia's Sumatra island yesterday, with officials saying two people died...

Officials move residents near Costa Rica volcano

Emergency officials in Costa Rica say they have moved some residents away from a volcano outside the capital after it spewed toxic gas and...

Malawi miners strike

Malawi's devaluation of its currency by a third against the dollar provoked a strike over wages at the country's largest mine, condemned by the...

‘Boko Haram’ killers of British and Italian hostages arrested

A British and an Italian hostage killed on Thursday were murdered by "their Boko Haram captors" and those responsible have been arrested, Nigerian President...

Army brought in to assist with Australian flood crisis

Soldiers were called in Sunday to help fill sandbags against raging floodwaters in Australia's populous south-eastern region. Days of torrential rain in New South Wales...

Greek leftist vows to reject loan terms

The head of Greece's radical left-wing Syriza party said yesterday that his cabinet will reject all austerity measures imposed under an EU-IMF loan deal,...

Govt releases names of South Africans killed in Kabul

The names of the eight South Africans killed in a suicide bomb attack in Kabul, Afghanistan, on Tuesday have been released by the Department...

Sanctions-hit Iran is to accept gold for trade payments

Sanctions-hit Iran is to accept gold for trade payments, along with agreed currencies of other nations, the head of the central bank said, according...

Vatican: New book of leaked documents ‘criminal’

The Vatican has denounced as "criminal" a new book of leaked internal documents that shed light on power struggles inside the Holy See and...

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