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Egypt’s ousted Islamist president Mursi dies after court hearing

CAIRO (Reuters) – Former Egyptian president Mohamed Mursi, the first democratically elected head of state in Egypt’s modern history, died on Monday aged 67 after collapsing in a Cairo court while on trial on espionage charges, authorities said. Mursi, a top figure in the now-banned Muslim Brotherhood, had been in …

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Harry and Meghan share an adorable picture of baby Archie holding on to his dad’s finger to celebrate the prince’s first Father’s Day – as it emerges he is set to be christened at St George’s in Windsor next month

Prince Harry and Meghan have posted an adorable photograph of Archie in a touching tribute on Father’s day. In the black and white image shared on the Sussex Royal Instagram account, one-month-old Archie can be seen cutely clutching the Duke of Sussex’s finger – which also features his wedding band. …

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Cairo’s ‘mother of Egyptian museums’ set for revamp

Egypt on Sunday launched a revamp of the Egyptian Museum, promising to preserve and enhance the storied site even as it loses its most famous collection. Located in the heart of Cairo on Tahrir Square, the Egyptian Museum has long been the foremost home for the country’s bounteous collection of …

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30 killed in Nigeria suicide bombing while watching TV match

MAIDUGURI, NIGERIA — Authorities in northeastern NigeriaMAIDUGURI, Nigeria — Authorities in northeastern Nigeria say at least 30 people have been killed by a suicide bomber. The victims had been watching a soccer match on television Sunday night in the town of Konduga in Nigeria’s Borno state. Usman Kachalla, head of …

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Supreme Court Adjourns Judgment On Adeleke’s Appeal

Nigeria’s Supreme Court Today  adjourned the judgement for the appeal filed by Ademola Adeleke against the election of Osun State governor Gboyega Oyetola till July 5. Adeleke, the People Democratic Party candidate for the Osun State September 2018 election, is asking the apex court to set aside the decision of …

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