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Princess Mako To Lose Japan Royal Status By Marrying Commoner

A member of Japan’s royal family, Princess Mako, is to surrender her royal status by marrying a commoner. The 25-year-old eldest granddaughter of Emperor Akihito...

Juaben MP Meets Chibok Girls

The Member of Parliament (MP) for Juaben Constituency Honorable Ama Pomaa Boateng welcomed home 81 Chibok girls who were kidnapped in April 2014 by...

Former FBI Boss To Lead Russia Inquiry

A former FBI boss has been named special counsel to oversee an inquiry into Russia’s alleged meddling in the election and any Trump campaign...

Reports: Trump Asked FBI’s Comey To Drop Flynn Inquiry

President Donald Trump asked FBI chief James Comey to drop an inquiry into links between his ex-national security adviser and Russia, US media report. “I...

Israel Said To Be Source Of Secret Intelligence Trump Gave To Russians

The classified intelligence that President Trump disclosed in a meeting last week with Russian officials at the White House was provided by Israel, according...

Ugandan President Museveni Warns Against Use Of Torture

Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni has written a letter to his top security chiefs warning against the use of torture. He described it as "unnecessary and...

Trump Defends ‘Absolute Right’ To Share ‘Facts’ With Russia

US President Donald Trump has defended his “absolute right” to share information with Russia, following a row over classified material. Mr Trump tweeted that he...

Trump ‘Shared Classified Information With Russia’

President Donald Trump revealed highly classified information about so-called Islamic State (IS) to Russia’s foreign minister, US media report. The information, related to the use...

Kenya: Pupils Protest After Nairobi School Is Demolished

Primary schoolchildren have used their desks to block a major road in Kenya’s capital Nairobi after their school was demolished. The Kenyatta Golf Course Academy...

France’s Macron Names Republican Philippe as PM

President Emmanuel Macron has chosen centre-right mayor Edouard Philippe as France’s new prime minister. Mr Philippe, 46, is not from the president’s new centrist party...