Mon, 20 May 2019

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 ...

U.S. military build-up in Persian Gulf continues

DUBAI, UAE - Two U.S. guided-missile destroyers entered the Persian Gulf on Thursday without incident as the likelihood of an ...

Rocket Lands Near U.S. Embassy In Baghdad Amid Tensions With Iran

A rocket has landed in Baghdad's Green Zone near the huge U.S. Embassy compound amid heightened tensions in the region ...

As Tensions Rise, US Lawmakers Await Briefings on Iran

WASHINGTON - In word and deed, the administration of President Donald Trump has been sounding the alarm over Iran and ...

Tens of Thousands Rally Against Nationalism Before EU Votes

FRANKFURT, GERMANY - Tens of thousands of demonstrators opposed to right-wing populism and nationalism took to the streets Sunday in ...

Their biggest challenge? Avoiding a recession

Albo, or Plibersek, or whoever it turns out to be the next Labor leader, might have had a lucky accident. ...

Rapid growth is widening Melbourne's social and economic divide

Melbourne is growing faster than most cities of similar size in developed countries. Population growth averaged more than 2.5% a ...

The way we define kilograms, metres and seconds changes today

We measure stuff all the time - how long, how heavy, how hot, and so on - because we need ...

Wilder ready to 'fight anyone' after Breazeale KO

New York - Deontay Wilder is ready to "fight anyone" after his brutal World Boxing Council heavyweight title defence but ...

Kenya, Cameroon Militaries Fighting Terrorism Through Development

YAOUNDE - A delegation from the Kenyan military is sharing experience on how the Cameroon military engineering corps has taken ...

Bedbugs evolved around 50 milion years ago, study reveals

Washington DC [USA], May 19 (ANI): It turns out bedbugs are older than bats - a mammal that people had ...

Pak PM should honour his words to commit suicide, says MQM leader

London [UK], May 19 (ANI): Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) Altaf Hussain has said that Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan should ...

Pliskova sweeps past Konta to win Italian Open

Rome - Czech fourth seed Karolina Pliskova swept past Britain's Johanna Konta 6-3, 6-4 to win the WTA Tour's Italian ...

Marquez wins French MotoGP for family double

Le Mans - Spain's defending world champion Marc Marquez won the French MotoGP at Le Mans on Sunday, racking up ...

Roglic smashes rivals with Giro time-trial win

San Marino - Slovenian ace Primoz Roglic set a serious marker on the Giro d'Italia on Sunday, not only winning ...

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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, ...

White makes enquiry into Cheetahs vacancies

Cape Town - Former Springbok boss Jake White has reportedly made enquiries regarding the vacant coaching and director of rugby ...

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 ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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