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Ugandan pop star-turned-politician faces treason charges

Ugandan pop star-turned-politician faces treason charges Security forces have violently put down street protests demanding Kyagulanyi Ssentamu’s release. Kyagulanyi Ssentamu arrives at a magistrates’ court in Gulu, northern Uganda (AP) A Ugandan...

Ibec issues warning over ‘complacency’

Ibec issues warning over 'complacency' Business group Ibec expects the economy to grow by 5.7pc this year, but warned against "complacency" over the country's competitive offering. In its latest quarterly economic...

Revolut launches new metal debit card that gives customers cashback in cryptocurrency

Revolut launches new metal debit card that gives customers cashback in cryptocurrency Fintech startup Revolut has launched a metal card that allows its users withdraw up to £600 (€670) per...

Rights groups warn Saudi female activist may face beheading

Rights groups warn Saudi female activist may face beheading Israa al-Ghomgham and four others face execution over the 2011 Arab Spring protests. The Grand Mosque (AP) Human rights groups have warned that...

Man kills mother and sister in France knife attack as Islamic State claims responsibility

Man kills mother and sister in France knife attack as Islamic State claims responsibility French police secure a street after a man killed two persons and injured an other in...

The economic boom doesn’t disguise fears of downturn

The economic boom doesn't disguise fears of downturn Voters remain optimistic about their prospects but clouds lurk on the horizon, writes Paul Moran 'As a nation, we appreciate how the economy...