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Scores of women, children flee Nigeria due to clashes

ABUJA (Nigeria), May 24 (Bernama) -- Thousands of women and children in northwest Nigeria fled clashes between farmers and shepherds Friday and took shelter in the Republic of Niger, Anadolu Agency reported, quoting the Nigeria National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA).

´Not tenable´ for Singapore to go easy on Malaysian drug offenders, says its minister

SINGAPORE, May 24 (BERNAMA-NNN-CNA) — It is “not tenable” for Singapore to go easy on Malaysian drug offenders who are caught on this side of the Causeway, said Singapore’s Home Affairs and Law Minister K Shanmugam on Friday, reported Channel News Asia.

New Jersey´s Bergen County honours Malaysian national for community service

By Manik Mehta

NEW JERSEY, May 24 (Bernama) -- New Jersey’s Bergen County honoured Kirby Tan, a businessman and Malaysian national, for his service to the community.

Boat accident leaves six dead, 12 missing in southwest China

GUIYANG (China), May 24 (Bernama) -- Six people have been confirmed dead and 12 others remained missing after a boat capsized on a river in southwest China's Guizhou Province Thursday afternoon, Xinhua news agency reported, quoting local authorities Friday.

India's BJP scores strong election win to rule for another five years

By Shakir Husain

NEW DELHI, May 23 (Bernama) -- India’s ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday looked set for a strong mandate to rule the country for another five years.

Argentina plays leading role in 2030 World Cup joint bid

SANTIAGO, May 23 (Bernama) -- At least five Argentinian cities would host matches during the 2030 World Cup if a joint South American bid were to be successful, Xinhua news agency reported, quoting  officials Wednesday.

Japan´s Panasonic suspends transactions with China´s Huawei - reports

TOKYO, May 23 (Bernama) -- Japanese consumer electronics company Panasonic has announced the suspension of all transactions with Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei in the wake of the US decision to add the company to the list of companies considered as a threat to the US national security, reported Sputnik news agency, quoting the local media on Thursday.