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Nigeria’s Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala Becomes First Female, African WTO Chief

The World Trade Organization (WTO) has appointed Nigeria's former two-time Finance Minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala as its seventh director-general, making her the first female and...

Hustler Founder Larry Flynt Dead at Age 78

Larry Flynt, founder of pornographic magazine Hustler and a series of strip clubs across the United States, has died of heart failure at the...

Britain’s Record-Breaking COVID-19 Fundraiser, Captain Sir Tom Moore, Dies at 100

British World War Two veteran Captain Sir Tom Moore, who raised millions of funds for healthcare workers in the fight against COVID-19, has died...

Singer and Producer Sophie Xeon Dies in Athens as a Result of a Sudden Accident

Scottish musician, DJ and record producer Sophie Xeon, aged 34, died due to a ‘sudden accident’ in Athens, Greece. The  news , confirmed by her...

Female Candidates Lose MP Bids in Kuwait

All of the female candidates in Kuwait's parliamentary election lost their bids to become MPs.All of the  28 female candidates in Kuwait's parliamentary election...

Joe Biden Announces All-Female Senior White House Communications Team

United States President-elect Joe Biden, together with Vice President-elect Kamala Harris, has announced a historic all-female White House senior communications team on Nov. 29,...

Ice Bucket Challenge Co-Founder Patrick Quinn Dies at Age 37

The co-founder of the Ice Bucket Challenge that raised over $220 million for ALS medical research has passed away at the age of 37...

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