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Ex-CIA agent gets twenty year prison term for selling secrets to China

VIRGINIA - A former CIA agent was jailed for twenty years on Friday after being convicted on espionage charges. Kevin ...


Jimmy Carter Finds Renaissance in 2020 Democratic Scramble

ATLANTA, GA. - Former President Jimmy Carter carved an unlikely path to the White House in 1976 and endured humbling ...


Huawei Founder Sees Little Effect From US Sanctions

Huawei Technologies' founder and chief executive said Saturday that the growth of the Chinese tech giant 'may slow, but only ...


Treble podium finish for SA trio in Shanghai

Cape Town - Three South African athletes achieved podium places in Shanghai, China on Saturday as the international season gained ...


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Report: GCC countries to host U.S. troops to counter Iranian threat

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - A newspaper in Saudi Arabia in a report published on Saturday says the kingdom and other ...

Incumbent PM Scott Morrison snatches victory in Australian election

CANBERRA, Australia - In Australia, the Liberal-National Party Coalition has been re-elected in a shock result in which Labor lost ...

Report says Israeli PM pushing Trump to attack Iran

JERUSASLEM - Behind the continual hostility towards Iran by the United States, and the recent flare-up in tensions is lsrael, ...

Sana'a struck in series of airstrikes, UN Security Council looks on

SANA'A, Yemen - Reports are still coming in on the deadly air strikes that hit the Yemen capital on Thursday, ...

10 dead after collapse of wall during factory demolition

SHANGHAI, China - At least ten people have been confirmed dead after the collapse of a factory wall in Shanghai ...

Ex-CIA agent gets twenty year prison term for selling secrets to China

VIRGINIA - A former CIA agent was jailed for twenty years on Friday after being convicted on espionage charges. Kevin ...

Entertainment

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Cannes Red Carpet protest against abortion law

Cannes [France] (ANI, May 19 (ANI): Dozens of pro-choice women campaigners and staged demonstrations at the Cannes Red Carpet ahead ...

Mukesh and Nita Ambani visit Rishi Kapoor in New York

New Delhi (India), May 19 (ANI): Business tycoon Mukesh Ambani and his wife Nita Ambani visited veteran actor Rishi Kapoor ...

Egypt blackface sketch spotlights racism in region

An Egyptian comedian has sparked anger by using blackface in a sketch and mocking Sudanese people, drawing attention to what ...

Madonna performs live at Eurovision 2019

Washington DC [USA], May 19 (ANI): Madonna sang her classic 'Like a Prayer' and her new single 'Future' with rapper-singer ...

Charlene remembers Tim Conway, says 'we were one mind and heart'

Washington D.C. [USA], May 19 (ANI): Late actor Tim Conway's widow Charlene termed her marriage and the time she spent ...

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Chinese stocks in major sell-off

SYDNEY, Australia - Asian stock markets were mixed on Friday with Japanese and Australian bourses moving higher, while in China, ...


Huawei Founder Sees Little Effect From US Sanctions

Huawei Technologies' founder and chief executive said Saturday that the growth of the Chinese tech giant 'may slow, but only ...


Local bourse weaker as China threatens to walk away from trade talks

The JSE retreated on Friday as it took a leaf from Chinese markets which fell after Chinese state media highlighted ...


Chinese-American Pei, Famed Architect, Dies at 102

NEW YORK - I.M. Pei, the versatile, globe-trotting architect who revived the Louvre with a giant glass pyramid and captured ...


JSE inches higher as global stocks rise

The JSE edged higher on Thursday on the back of broad-based relief across most major global equity indices.Despite gains being ...


Hawke was our larrikin, but also our reformer

Bob Hawke will be remembered variously as Labor's longest and Australia's third-longest serving prime minister, as a union leader, and ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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