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United States indicts 11 Nigerians Over $6m Fraud

The United States of America has arraigned 11 Nigerians over another $6m alleged bank fraud. This is coming barely two weeks after six other Nigerians were indicted for alleged involvement

Anger as China approves Hong Kong security law

Image copyrightAFPImage caption Opponents fear the law will curtail the right to protest The UK, EU and Nato have expressed concern and anger after China passed a controversial security law giving…

Trump got ‘written briefing on Russia bounties’

Image copyrightAFPImage caption Trump administration officials say the intelligence assessment was not conclusive The White House is under pressure to explain how much the administration knew abou…

Two teenagers shot in occupied area of Seattle

Image copyrightEPAImage caption Chief Carmen Best accused protesters and residents of “not cooperating” A teenager has been killed and another critically wounded in a shooting in Seattle’s autonom…

Belgian king expresses regrets for colonial abuses

Image copyrightGetty ImagesImage caption King Philippe made the remarks in a letter to President Félix Tshisekedi of DR Congo Belgium’s King Philippe has expressed his “deepest regrets” to the Dem…

Ban on Chinese apps surprises India content makers

Media captionThe Indian small-town shop owner who became a TikTok star India’s ban on more than 50 Chinese apps, including popular ones such as TikTok and WeChat, has left millions of users surprise…

Coronavirus updates: More US states U-turn on lockdown as cases surge

The European Union (EU) has revealed 14 countries whose citizens are deemed safe to be let in from 1 July. Those on the list include Australia, Japan and South Korea. However the US, Brazil and Ch…

Virus-hit Arizona reverses course on reopening

Image copyrightReutersImage caption Arizona set a single-day record for new coronavirus cases on Sunday at 3,858 Arizona has abruptly reversed course on reopening its economy as coronavirus cases …

‘I’d like to inspire young black skaters’

‘I’d like to inspire young black skaters’

Flu virus with ‘pandemic potential’ found in China

Image copyrightGetty Images A new strain of flu which has the potential to become pandemic has been identified in China by scientists. It emerged recently and is carried by pigs, but can infect hu…