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Delph steers Villa into final

Delph steers Villa into final

​Aston Villa produced a stunning fightback to beat Liverpool 2-1 at Wembley and reach their first FA Cup final for 15 years. Tim Sherwood’s side will now face Arsenal in next month’s final but found themselves a goal behind on the half hour mark as PFA Player of the Year nominee Philippe Coutinho opened the [&hellip

ISIL purportedly executes Ethiopians

ISIL purportedly executes Ethiopians

​Takfiri ISIL terrorists have released a new video purportedly showing the execution of some 30 Ethiopian Christians kidnapped in Libya. The 29-minute footage, released online by the Takfiri group on Sunday, purportedly shows the beheading of a group of around 12 Ethiopian Christian men on a beach and the shooting of another group of at [&hellip

Saddam-era commander killed in Tikrit

Saddam-era commander killed in Tikrit

A senior commander of the former Iraqi Ba’athist government under slain Iraqi dictator, Saddam Hussein, has reportedly been killed in the restive province of Salahuddin in Iraq’s north. Raed al-Jabbouri, the governor of Salahuddin Province, said on Friday that Izzat Ibrahim al-Douri was killed by Iraqi security forces during a preemptive operation in the eastern [&hellip

France unveils plan to fight racism

France unveils plan to fight racism

​France says it is set to allocate USD 108 million to a plan aimed at curbing soaring acts of racism in the country. French Prime Minister Manuel Valls unveiled the plan in Creteil, a suburb of the capital, Paris, on Friday, according to which the perpetrators of racist acts would face a tougher punishment. The [&hellip

‘Libya clashes kill 14 army soldiers’

‘Libya clashes kill 14 army soldiers’

At least 14 soldiers have lost their lives and another 24 have been wounded during the Libyan National Army’s assaults on a camp occupied by the Fajr Libya (Libya Dawn) militants in the capital Tripoli, a military source says. “Battalion 101 on Friday completely controls the Libya Dawn camp in Tajura area,” an army officer told China’s [&hellip

12 killed by Boko Haram in Cameroon

12 killed by Boko Haram in Cameroon

Twelve civilians have been killed in an attack carried out by Boko Haram terrorists in northern Cameroon, military officials say. According to Major Nlate Eballe, the operations officer of Cameroon’s Operation Alpha special military unit, the Takfiri terrorists launched their cross-border attack on Dia, a village located in the country’s far north region, early on [&hellip

UN urges immediate ceasefire in Yemen

UN urges immediate ceasefire in Yemen

​United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has called for an immediate cessation of clashes in Yemen, saying a political solution is the best way out of the conflict in the Arab country. “I am calling for an immediate ceasefire in Yemen by all parties … It is time to support corridors for lifesaving aid and [&hellip

IMF: No debt repayment delay for Greece

IMF: No debt repayment delay for Greece

​The managing director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has dismissed reports that Greece is seeking to obtain a delay on its debt payments, saying the organization will not support such a move. Christine Lagarde made the remarks during a press conference at the start of the IMF and World Bank spring meetings in Washington [&hellip

Service to mourn Germanwings victims

Service to mourn Germanwings victims

​Germany is set to hold a memorial service for the 150 people killed when a Germanwings flight crashed in the French Alps more than three weeks ago. Chancellor Angela Merkel is to be among those in attendance. Around 1,500 guests are expected to pack the western German city’s Gothic catherdral for an ecumenical service to remember [&hellip

Wenger retains title hopes

Wenger retains title hopes

​Arsene Wenger is refusing to throw in the towel in the title race insisting Arsenal can still reel in Chelsea. The Emirates manager, however, admits Jose Mourinho’s leaders must slip up against Manchester United on Saturday Night Football. Chelsea currently have a seven-point lead and a game in hand over the Londoners ahead of a [&hellip