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1 killed, several wounded by army mutiny in Ivory Coast

1 killed, several wounded by army mutiny in Ivory Coast

Soldiers searched vehicles and checked the identity documents of bus passengers. "The population rose up, but the mutineers quickly dispersed the march with shots", said Bouake resident Simon Guede. The soldiers posted at the four main access points to Bouake have also been extorting money from drivers hoping to cross the city, stopping most traffic in and out of Bouake.


Sturgeon Claims Independent Scotland Will Rejoin EU in Stages, Without Euro

Sturgeon Claims Independent Scotland Will Rejoin EU in Stages, Without Euro

Ms Sturgeon must also find an answer to critics concerned that Scotland might potentially end up outside both the United Kingdom and the European Union. Ms Sturgeon will also set out her party's ambition for the future. "That's why I've put such an emphasis and priority on improving standards in education".



Lewis Hamilton: "This is why I race"

It rewards and tests engine power, but the emphasis is on aerodynamic performance - making it a track where an F1 auto has a significant advantage over any other formula. The retirements of Raikonnen and Verstappen plus Hamilton's teammate Valtteri Bottas mean the championship is already looking like a two horse race.


T raids in benami land deal case linked to Lalu Prasad

T raids in benami land deal case linked to Lalu Prasad

While raids are being conducted at a dozen locations, ten other official premises are being surveyed by the department department, they said. Addressing a press conference here, Prasad urged the Election Commission to act against Lalu's daughter Misa Bharti, saying she did not disclose the details of these assets in her Rajya Sabha election affidavit.



Newspapers Review: Dailies highlight rallies on 69th Nakba anniversary

A Palestinian emergency worker said that 11 Palestinians were taken to hospital, a lot of them wounded by rubber bullets. Many wore black T-shirts with the number 1948 written on the back marking the year when Israel was created in Palestine at the expense of its Palestinian Arab population, while some marchers also carried a large Palestinian flag and a black flag with the words "we shall return" written on it in Arabic.


Jakarta Former Governor Ahok Found Guilty Of Blasphemy

Jakarta Former Governor Ahok Found Guilty Of Blasphemy

Supporters and opponents of Purnama, who is more commonly known as Ahok, gathered outside the Supreme Court in Jakarta during histrial, leading to fears of unrest as the verdict was delivered. On Twitter , there was an outpouring of support for Ahok with the hashtag #RIPJustice, with many expressing concern on the implications for religious tolerance in Indonesia.