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Jul 20, 2018
Boat carrying 160 African migrants from Somalia reportedly capsizes off south YemenYemeni security officials and tribal leaders say a boat carrying more than 160 African migrants has capsized off the southern province of Shabwa.
Jul 15, 2018
FIFA World Cup 2018: Uganda heightens security in Kampala eight years after 2010 final terror attackUganda has raised security in bars and restaurants around the capital city ahead of the FIFA World Cup 2018 final. The city was targeted during the 2010 World Cup final by al-Shabaab in an attack which killed 76 people.
Jul 14, 2018
Firing, twin blasts outside Somalian presidential palace injure several civilians, kill 3 militants; Shabaab claims attackThree Shabaab gunmen were shot dead Saturday after exchanging fire with security forces outside the presidential palace in Mogadishu in an attack in which two car bombs were also detonated, an official said.
Jul 07, 2018
Nine killed, 10 wounded in attack on Somalia interior ministry in Mogadishu; Al-Shabaab claims responsibilityAt least nine people were killed in an attack on Somalia's interior ministry as security forces continued to battle gunmen inside, police said Saturday.
Jul 01, 2018
Women's safety survey: Activists voice concern over govt rejecting report, call for 'introspection rather than dismissal'Activists believe that instead of questioning the credibility of the report, the government needs to introspect on the findings.
Jun 28, 2018
Poll on women's safety: Rajyavardhan Rathore attacks Congress for using 'fabricated facts' to damage govt's reputationUnion Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore on Wednesday slammed the Congress for "trying to damage" the Modi government's reputation globally by citing a survey on women safety that was based on "perception" and "afar from any solid facts or numbers".
Jun 27, 2018
Maneka Gandhi rejects survey ranking India as most dangerous for women, asks why was WCD ministry not consultedManeka Gandhi has written asking the methodology abducted to get the official numbers, sample size, and information as to who were the stakeholders.
Jun 26, 2018
US Supreme Court upholds Donald Trump's travel ban, rejects claim that policy discriminates against MuslimsThe policy applies to travelers from five countries with overwhelmingly Muslim populations — Iran, Libya, Somalia, Syria and Yemen. It also affects two non-Muslim countries: blocking travelers from North Korea and some Venezuelan government officials and their families
Jun 08, 2018
Hopes rise for US immigration deal on DACA while legal immigrants remain on edge in midterm election yearA leader of US House moderates said Thursday that a tentative deal with conservatives has emerged to help young "Dreamer" immigrants brought illegally to the US as children and later given temporary protections by the Obama government now stay in the U.S. legally. But where does all this leave those who are legally in America and waiting in line?
Jun 07, 2018
US Congress races against time to fix contentious US immigration problems - the new tinderbox of American politicsWhile the US president and his A team on hardline immigration chart their own course, deep fault lines have surfaced within the Republican party on a mind-stretching gamut of issues that have come to define the catchall of immigration policy in the US.