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Finland to probe Nokia-branded phones after data breach

Finland to investigate Nokia-branded phones after data breach report

Six killed in Chinese pesticide plant explosion

Video footage and images on state media showed a fire and shattered windows.

Trump calls Conway's spouse 'husband from hell'

Trump relied heavily on Kellyanne to help steer his presidential campaign in 2016.

Japan 2020 Olympics chief quits

Takeda is being investigated by French prosecutors over claims of a £1.7m bribe.

World's most expensive cities revealed

Only alcohol, transport and tobacco offer value for money.

Lagos building disaster leaves 10 dead

The building had been identified as "distressed" and listed for demolition. The collapsed building was a residential ...

George Pell sentenced to six years in jail

Cardinal George Pell has been jailed for six years for sexually abusing two teenage choirboys in the 1990s.

Former Congolese vice president seeking nearly 70 million euros in damages

During 10 years in detention, Bemba’s assets “were simply allowed to rot”.

Venezuela's Maduro thanks military for defeating 'coup'

Venezuela's President Nicolás Maduro has praised the armed forces for staying loyal to him and defeating a "coup" led ...

20 killed in deadly blaze at Cairo's main railway station

At least 20 people have been killed and 40 others injured by a large fire at the main railway station in Egypt's ...

Botswana offers Zimbabwe $600 million of loans

Botswana has offered to lend Zimbabwe $600 million to support its diamond industry and local private firms, a ...

Sudan's Bashir bans protests in new emergency measures

Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir banned unlicensed public gatherings and gave sweeping new powers to police in a ...

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa appoints graft tribunal

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has appointed a tribunal to fast-track legal proceedings from graft ...

Dozens killed in Nigeria poll violence - observers

As many as 39 people have been killed in election violence in Nigeria, civil society groups said on Sunday, as the ...

Senegal election: President Macky Sall 'heading for victory'

Senegalese President Macky Sall is headed towards a second term in office, his Prime Minister has alleged.Mohammed ...

Nigeria election 2019: Atiku Abubakar challenges Muhammadu Buhari

Nigerians are finally going to the polls for the country's general election following a last-minute postponement of ...

Nigeria's Buhari promises security for delayed presidential election

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday urged Nigerians “to go out and vote”, promising that there would be adequate ...