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CTA and IBM Announce Apprenticeship Coalition to Help Close U.S. Skills Gap

Las Vegas, NV� The Consumer Technology Association (CTA) and IBM today will announce the launch of the CTA Apprenticeship Coalition, a major initiative that will create thousands of new apprenticeships in 20 U.S. states and …

Congo Opposition Campaign Says It Is Talking With Kabila Camp on Transition

KINSHASA A Congolese presidential candidate’s representatives have met with outgoing President Joseph Kabila’s camp to ensure a peaceful transfer of power, they said on Tuesday.

Kabila’s camp denied any such meetings had occurred since the …

High Commissioner of India pays courtesy call on Prime Minister

The newly appointed High Commissioner of India to Mauritius, Mr Tanmaya Lal, paid a courtesy call on the Prime Minister, Minister of Home Affairs, External Communications and National Development Unit and Minister of Finance and …

Security Council Regrets Somalia’s Expulsion of UN Envoy

UNITED NATIONS The U.N. Security Council is expressing regret at Somalia’s decision to expel a U.N. envoy who questioned the arrest of an extremist group defector-turned-political candidate.

The council issued a statement Saturday, a day …

Yemen’s War Rivals Exchange Artillery Fire Around Port City

SANAA Security officials say Yemen’s Shiite rebels and government forces are shelling each other in areas south of Hodeida, straining an already shaky cease-fire in the Red Sea port city.

They said each side blamed …