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Category Archives: Around The World

Hello From Tanzania! Bill Gates Joins Instagram, Check Out His Amazing First Post

Microsoft co-founder and American business magnate Bill Gates has just joined Instagram. He took to his new page @thisisbillgates to share a few photos of himself in Tanzania captioning them: ” Hello from Tanzania, Instagram! I just had a great lunch with some amazing kids at Kicheba Primary School in Muheza and met Upendo Mwingira, a remarkable…

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IAAF World Championships 2017: Mo Farah Loses Out On Gold In Final Major Track Race

Britain’s Mo Farah missed out on a fifth major championships distance double in a row as he finished second in the 5,000m at the World Athletics Championships in London. The 34-year-old won 10,000m gold eight days ago but couldn’t perform the same feat against Ethiopia’s Muktar Edris, who won tonight in a time of 13 minutes 32.79 seconds to claim his first…

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Great Britain Wins 4X100 Relay Gold As Usain Bolt Sustains Injury In Final Career Race

Great Britain’s men made history by winning the 4x100m relay gold at the World Championships for the first time ever as Usain Bolt pulled up injured in his final ever race. The quartet of 23-year-old CJ Ujah, born into a Nigerian family, alongside Adam Gemili, Danny Talbot and Nethaneel Mitchell-Blake ran a near-perfect race to hold off the US team who were favourites. The Japanese team…

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3.5M Volunteers Join North Korea’s Army to Fight U.S.

North Korea said on Saturday that nearly 3.5 million workers, party members and soldiers volunteered to join or rejoin its army to fight against the U.S. in the current geopolitical tension between Pyongyang and Washington. Rodong Sinmun, North Korea’s official newspaper, said the volunteers had offered to join or rejoin the People’s Army after the…

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North Korea Returns Donald Trump’s Threat, Warns of Missile Strike on US

Hours after Donald Trump threatened “fire and fury’’, North Korea warned it is considering a missile strike on the US Pacific territory of Guam. U.S Donald Trump had warned the regime that any threat to the United States would be met with “fire and fury”. The threat, carried by the state-run KCNA news agency, marked…

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Trump Declares Support For Bill Seeking To Reduce Number Of Legal Immigrants Into U.S

U.S. President Donald Trump, on Wednesday announced an initiative to reduce the number of legal immigrants allowed into United States each year and to prioritise highly skilled workers. “The so-called RAISE Act being introduced by a pair of Republican senators Tom Cotton and David Perdue would mark the most significant reform to our immigration system in half a century,’’ Trump…

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Rihanna Is Helping Young Girls In Malawi Get To School With Bicycles

Superstar Rihanna is using her arsenal to accomplish great things including helping Malawian school girls get to school with easy transportation. According to Billboard, the pop superstar’s Clara Lionel Foundation has teamed up with bike-sharing service Ofo to fund scholarships for girls in Malawi through the foundation’s Global Scholarship Program. Along with the scholarship, Ofo will also donate bikes to students who have…

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China Spits Fire, Not Compromising on Sovereignty

China loves peace but will never compromise on defending its sovereignty, President Xi Jinping, said on Tuesday while marking 90 years since the founding of the People’s Liberation Army. China has rattled nerves around Asia and globally with its increasingly assertive stance in territorial disputes in the East and South China Seas and an ambitious…

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Olympic Games: Los Angeles Set To Host Summer Event After 44 Years

Los Angeles will host the Olympic and Paralympic Games for the first time in 44 years after officials confirmed the 2028 edition will be hosted in the city, leaving Paris to stage the 2024 edition. According to BBC Sports, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) voted to name hosts for successive Games in June with just Paris and Los Angeles bidding – but it was…

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