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AFP/File / Yamil Lage While Cuba's communist regime has implemented modest economic reforms, allowing some private ventures, running a business on the island remains a challenge

Cuba Ratifies New Constitution After Three Decades

Cuba's parliament passed a new Magna Carta on Wednesday which says keeping socialism is irrevocable. The new constitution, passed by 589 MPs attending the Second...
Dr Martin Luther King Jr And Dr Benjamin Spock At Un Demonstration Against Vietnam War April

United States Military Policy and the Impact on Labor: A Historical Review

Decades of spending on wars have decimated the capacity of government and business to address the needs of society Note: This address was delivered at...
President meets Emir of Qatar

Ghana Qatar Embassy Finally Opens

Ghana has opened its embassy in Qatar's capital Doha after more than 30 years of "progressive" relations between the two countries, local media reported...
A bird view of core wetland at Chishanhu, literally translated as Pond Cypress Lake, in eastern China's Anhui province. (Photo provided by Lai’an County)

China’s Anhui Province is home to over 100 thousand bird spices

A piece of wetland located in eastern China's Anhui province has now grown into a paradise for birds after efforts of four decades, adding...
British Prime Minister Theresa May leaves 10 Downing Street for Prime Minister's questions at the House of parliament in London, Britain, Feb. 8, 2017. The British House of Commons on Wednesday night passed the Brexit Bill which gives the British government the power to begin the formal process of Britain leaving the European Union. (Xinhua/Tim Ireland)

Government approach to Brexit immigration biggest political mistake – mayor

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan Wednesday accused Theresa May's government of ducking the issue of immigration as the country prepares to leave the European...
Detroit Rebellion July 1967 as African Americans take over the streets

Viewpoint: Lessons from the Detroit July 1967 Rebellion and Prospects for Social Transformation –...

July 23, 2017 marked the beginning of the 50th anniversary of the Detroit Rebellion of 1967 which at the time represented the largest of...
Biotech industry

Innovation, overseas study has led to Cuba’s Biotech industry development

Cuba's half a billion-dollar biotechnological industry, considered key to the country's future, is looking to expand with innovation and overseas market development. ...
Physically-Challenged

Assemblies Entreated To Commit To Welfare Of Physically – Challenged

Mr. Sylvester Barima Antwi, Founder of the Physically Challenged Action Foundation Training and Rehabilitation Centre, has entreated the decentralised assemblies to be committed to...
disability

Assemblies Entreated To Champion Welfare Of Physically-Challenged

Mr. Sylvester Barima Antwi, Founder of the Physically Challenged Action Foundation Training and Rehabilitation Centre, has entreated the decentralized assemblies to be committed to...
Christmas

Merry Christmas or Happy Holidays? debate of decades lingers in U.S.

The Americans remain split on whether one should say "Merry Christmas" or "Happy holidays" in the annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ...
referendum vote

Oxfam: Brexit vote revealed deep socio-economic splits

"The EU referendum vote was a stark illustration of just how polarized our society is, with millions of voters expressing their frustration at being...

UK: Majority Surviving Years After Diagnosis of Cancer

More than 170,000 people in the UK who were diagnosed with cancer up to 40 years ago are still alive, a report by Macmillan...
Dr Alfred Okoe Vanderpuije

Okoe Vanderpuije building a bridge between Churches and government

A sinister agenda which has had the use of the names of Education Minister, Prof. Jane Naana Opoku Agyemang and the Greater Accra Regional...
AFP / Adalberto Roque The first US-to-Cuba cruise ship in half a century glides into the port of Havana, on May 2, 2016

US cruise ship that travel to Cuba in half a century docked in Havana

A crowd of onlookers waved Cuban and American flags and filmed with their cell phones as the Adonia, a Carnival cruise liner, sailed into...

US cruise ship makes its first journey into Cuba

Carnival Corp.'s Adonia left a Miami port on Sunday afternoon and sailed to Havana, with 704 passengers aboard, including several Cuba-born passengers. During its seven-day...
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Volvo cars to use Mobile Phones as keys

Volvo customers will be offered an application on their mobile phones to replace the physical key with a digital key. The innovative Bluetooth-based digital...
Hocine Ait Ahmed was the last of nine heroes of the independence war to die

Algeria’s Hocine Ait Ahmed Honored With A State Funeral

By Abayomi Azikiwe Editor, Pan-African News Wire A co-founder of the Algerian National Liberation Front (FLN) in 1954 has died in exile in Switzerland. Thousands attended...
Fuel prices

Gambia reduces fuel price for first time in decades

"The new price structure is aimed at improving air access and hence making The Gambia more competitive within the sub-region," a media release said...

Ashantigold on edge to win first league title in two decades – Fatau

Ashantigold Ashantigold goalkeeper Fatau Dauda believes his side is on course to win their first Premier League title in 20-years. The miners fought from behind...

Ashantigold chief Fianoo backs Bashir Hayford to lead side to win first league title...

Ashantigold coach Bash Hayford Ashantigold chief Kudjoe Fianoo has backed coach Bashir Hayford to lead to the side to their first Premier League title...

Lawrence Lartey: Ashantigold captain confident of winning first League title in over two decades

Lawrence Lartey of Ashanti Gold S.C seeking Gods interventions he look into the sky Ashantigold captain Lawrence Lartey has backed the side to win...

Tightest Race in British election history

The polls have opened in Britain?s most unpredictable election in a generation, amid predictions that no single party would win enough support to...
oil

Iraq?s exports in oil for the month of April is the highest so far

Iraq's oil exports climbed in April to 3.077 million barrels per day (bpd), compared to 2.98 million bpd in March, recording the highest level...
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Ghanaians have behaved over the decades like ostriches

Words Of Admonition To Ghanaians The whole human society and intellect, narrowing it down to Ghana, has become infested with influences of evil of Luciferic...

Arsenic-Laced Water Same As Decades Of Smoking-Study

Groundwater in many countries, including the U.S., have naturally high levels of arsenic.Drinking water contaminated with unsafe levels of arsenic harms the lungs as...

Mega-Forces To Impact City Developemnt-KPMG

City development in South Africa is expected to be impacted by specifically identified mega-forces in the next two decadesA global research commissioned by KPMG,...

In The Next 2 Decades Sub- Saharan Africa Will Experience The ?Greatest? Infrastructure Investment

  Investment into sub-Sahara Africa?s infrastructural sector is expected to be highest in the next 20 years among the regions in developing world, a new...

Obiageli Ezekwesili has said that the oil economy has been mismanaged For Decades

Obiageli Ezekwesili has said that the oil economy has been mismanaged by the government of Nigeria over a decade now. Ezekwesili however accused the federal...

Global hunger reduces in two decades.

The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations says the world has made progress in reducing hunger over the past two decades. The...

Ghana to conduct agriculture census in 2013 after three decades

The Ghana Statistical Service (GSS) in collaboration with the Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MOFA) will organize an agricultural census next year 2013. The project...