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CAF congress expected to be lively as member associations to debate allegations of fraud against continental body President Ahmad
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CAF congress expected to be lively as member associations to debate allegations of fraud against continental body President Ahmad

The Confederation of African Football congress is expected to be lively as member associations will debate on the decision to cede control to FIFA

Qatar Airways' chief makes sexist comment, says carrier led by man as it's a 'very challenging position'
World

Qatar Airways' chief makes sexist comment, says carrier led by man as it's a 'very challenging position'

Qatar Airways' chief sparked disbelief on Tuesday by saying his carrier was led by a man because "it is a very challenging position", this even as airline bosses admitted more women should be in top roles.

Cabinet approves opening of 18 new Indian missions in Africa by 2021
India

Cabinet approves opening of 18 new Indian missions in Africa by 2021

The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved the opening of 18 new Indian missions in Africa with an aim to expand India's footprints in the resource-rich continent where China has been trying to increase its presence.

Premier League: West Ham United sack director of recruitment Tony Henry over racism allegations
Sports

Premier League: West Ham United sack director of recruitment Tony Henry over racism allegations

West Ham on Thursday suspended director of recruitment Tony Henry while the Premier League club investigates allegations that he made racist remarks about African players.

Attack on African nationals: Terming racist assaults as 'petty crimes' can do more harm than good
World

Attack on African nationals: Terming racist assaults as 'petty crimes' can do more harm than good

Treating the assaults on Africans as “actions of a few criminals” is unlikely to assuage the African community at a time when the government has undertaken a major programme to reach out to African countries following the India-Africa Forum Summit in 2015.

Italy recovers 2015 sunk migrant boat, hopes to ID victims
World

Italy recovers 2015 sunk migrant boat, hopes to ID victims

The Italian navy said Wednesday it has recovered the migrant ship that sank off Sicily last year with an estimated 700 people onboard in one of the worst known tragedies of the Mediterranean migrant crisis.

Deport African nationals in a month, says Goa tourism minister Dilip Parulekar
India

Deport African nationals in a month, says Goa tourism minister Dilip Parulekar

The protests come in the wake of a string of attacks on African nationals, especially students, which has caused outrage among them.

Ola cab driver allegedly assaulted by African nationals in Delhi
India

Ola cab driver allegedly assaulted by African nationals in Delhi

An Ola cab driver was allegedly assaulted on Monday morning by several African nationals after he refused to allow more than four persons in his cab, police said.

African nationals stage protest against growing attacks in Jantar Mantar
India

African nationals stage protest against growing attacks in Jantar Mantar

Several African students on Monday staged a protest at Jantar Mantar in Delhi against increasing attacks on them and demanded that the Indian government act swiftly to stop such incidents.

African youth killed in Delhi: Why is assaulting black people a lesser crime?
India

African youth killed in Delhi: Why is assaulting black people a lesser crime?

The cold blooded immensely senseless killing of an African teacher in Delhi's Vasant Kunj area only underscores our inner prejudice for colour and against it.

Shunned in the west, Mugabe gets welcomed by Shinzo Abe in Japan
World

Shunned in the west, Mugabe gets welcomed by Shinzo Abe in Japan

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Monday, welcomed Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe — the 92-year-old former guerrilla fighter who is widely shunned in the West but frequently courted in Asia.

Gurgaon: 16-year-old American girl allegedly raped by man she met on Facebook
World

Gurgaon: 16-year-old American girl allegedly raped by man she met on Facebook

A man is on the run after raping a 16-year-old American girl in Gurgaon, whom he befriended on Facebook, police said on Thursday.

Bengaluru: 4 African nationals attacked by mob for being annoying
India

Bengaluru: 4 African nationals attacked by mob for being annoying

Four African nationals were allegedly attacked by a mob at Byrathi here after locals were reportedly "annoyed" with them for creating "nuisance" in the area.

Messi magic on display again as Argentina beat Nigeria 3-2 in goalfest
Sports

Messi magic on display again as Argentina beat Nigeria 3-2 in goalfest

Argentina won Group F while Nigeria also advanced despite the loss, becoming the first African team in the round of 16 in Brazil.

Somnath Bharti and AAP’s vigilante justice problem
Politics

Somnath Bharti and AAP’s vigilante justice problem

Prostitution racket or drug abuse fears aside, questions are being raised about the conduct of AAP minister and his ‘volunteers’.

Nigeria likely to throw out Indians after Goa's crackdown on Africans
World

Nigeria likely to throw out Indians after Goa's crackdown on Africans

Nigeria will throw thousands of Indians residing there on the streets, if the Goa government does not stop evicting Nigerians living in the tourist state, their consular official has warned, even as the Goa government's crackdown on the African community has threatens to start a diplomatic row.