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Maradona death: nursing co-ordinator interviewed

San Isidro, Argentina: The coordinator in charge of the nurses that treated Diego Maradona at his home was interviewed by Argentine prosecutors on Friday...

Iran votes for new president with ultraconservative tipped to win

Tehran, Iran: Iranians voted Friday in a presidential election in which ultraconservative cleric Ebrahim Raisi is seen as all but certain to coast to victory...

‘The only vote I have’: Iranians mull tough choices

Tehran, Iran: Tehran's turquoise-domed Hosseiniyeh Ershad Mosque is usually a reformist stronghold, but most voters who cast their ballots there in Iran's presidential election...

Russia staggers parliamentary elections to limit Covid spread

Moscow, Russia: Russia's parliamentary elections in September will be held over three days to limit the spread of coronavirus, the head of the poll...

Court order on AstraZeneca falls short of EU demand

Brussels, Belgium: A Belgian court ordered AstraZeneca to deliver 50 million doses of its Covid-19 vaccine to EU member states by September 27 --...

UN chief Guterres sworn in for second term

United Nations, United States: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres was sworn in Friday for a second term as head of the world body, promising to...

Two dies after toxic leak in Czech water treatment plant

Prague, Czech Republic: Two men died and two were in critical condition Friday after a toxic leak in a Suez water treatment plant in...

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