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Tonga parliament flattened by cyclone
Nukualofa (Tonga): The 100-year-old parliament building in the Pacific nation of Tonga was destroyed by cyclone Gita, the worst storm to hit the country in more than 60 years, on Tuesday.
Gita, a category four storm, battered the island overnight and caused widespread damage, reports the BBC.
S Africa declares drought a ‘national disaster’
Cape Town: South Africa today declared a “national disaster” over a drought that has ravaged parts of the country and threatened to leave the city of Cape Town without domestic tap water.
Four dead as storm hits Philippines
Manila: Four people were killed in the southern Philippines on Tuesday as a tropical storm unleashed heavy rain and triggered deadly landslides, police said. Tropical Storm Sanba slammed the east coast of the main southern island of Mindanao Tuesday with gusts of 75 kilometres an hour.
Two dead in Guinea in clashes
Conakry: At least two men died on Tuesday in clashes between demonstrators and riot police in Guinea, following protests over local election results and the resumption of a teachers’ strike, a Government spokesman said.
ex-S Korean Prez’s friend jailed for 20 yrs
Seoul: A Seoul court sentenced Choi Soon-sil, a close friend of former President Park Geun-hye, to 20 years in prison on Tuesday for a string of corruption charges linked to a massive influence-peddling scandal that led to Park’s impeachment.
- Australia‚Äôs scandal-hit Dy PM quits 24 Feb 2018 | AFP
- Nepal to have new President on March 13 24 Feb 2018 | PTI
- PLA equips ground unit along Indian border with US Army-style combat gear: Report 24 Feb 2018 | PTI
- Indian origin Prof gets $6,00,000 grant to develop lupus cure 24 Feb 2018 | PTI
- China orders 2 detained for posing in Japanese Army uniforms 24 Feb 2018 | AP
- Assad has committed war crimes in Syria: US 24 Feb 2018 | PTI
- Globe Trotting 24 Feb 2018 | Agencies
- Pak takes Def attaches of 6 nations on tour of LoC 24 Feb 2018 | PTI
- Trump ‚Äėnot satisfied‚Äô with Pak work on anti-terror front: WH 24 Feb 2018 | S Rajagopalan
- Maldives warns India against interfering in its internal affairs 24 Feb 2018 | PTI
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18 Feb 2018 | Gwynne Dyer
Now that Jacob Zuma has finally exited, the African National Congress, which has fallen a long way from its glory days, has one last chance to rebuild its reputation before next year’s election. Whether the ANC is the best bet for South Africans is a different question altogether As a passer-by in the upscale Johannesburg suburb of Saxonwold observed, the South African Police would never have raided the enormous, high-walled compound...
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24 Feb 2018 | PNS
Special cleanliness drive today Bhopal: The Sant Nirankari Charitable Foundation is organising a special cleanliness drive on Saturday at Government Sultania Hospital on Saturday. The Nirankari volunteers will assemble at 7...