CANBERRA, May 21 (Bernama) -- Australians lost US$256 million to online fraudsters last year, according to consumer data revealed on Monday.
TRIPOLI, May 21 (Bernama) -- Five Libyan army soldiers were killed on Sunday by landmine explosions in the eastern city of Darna, Xinhua news agency reported, citing military and medical sources.
ABUJA, May 21 (BERNAMA-NNN-ALLAFRICA) -- Airport facilities and medical structures that served Nigeria in the aftermath of the 2014 Ebola virus disease outbreak are being reactivated as the country tries to be on the alert for possible reoccurrence following the confirmation of several EVD cases in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
PRETORIA, May 21 (BERNAMA-NNN-SABC) -- South Africa's Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) says it's received a number of applications by new political parties to contest the 2019 general elections.
PARIS, May 21 (Bernama) -- French police are investigating celebrated film director Luc Besson over an alleged rape case, Xinhua news agency reported.
SANKADURI (BURKINA FASO), May 21 (BERNAMA-NNN-GNA) -- Ghana, Burkina Faso, the Republic of Benin, and Togo have met to find ways of combating cross-border crimes in the sub-region.
KABUL, May 21 (Bernama) -- At least nine Haqqani militants have been killed in air strikes by the Afghan Special Operation Forces in eastern Afghanistan, Xinhua news agency reported.