S.Africa’s main airport evacuated in bomb scare

Johannesburg’s O.R. Tambo airport, Africa’s largest, was evacuated on Monday and passengers forced to wait for two hours to return…

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Soldier and militant killed in Lebanon raid

Militants resisting arrest by the Lebanese army in the restive Tripoli neighborhood of Bab al-Tabbaneh sparked clashes that killed one…

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Freed Saudi billionaire remains chairman of Kingdom Holding

Riyadh-listed Kingdom Holding confirmed on Thursday that billionaire Prince Al-Waleed bin Talal remained its chairman, brushing aside speculation that he…

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Putin dismisses ‘idiot’ doping whistle blower Rodchenkov

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday said the whistle blower at the source of doping allegations Grigory Rodchenkov was an…

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UNRWA chief slams US on aid cut to Palestinians

The head of the UN agency for Palestinians criticized Tuesday the “political dimension” of a US decision to dramatically slash…

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