Mon, 25 Mar 2019

Russia sending soldiers to Venezuela

CARACAS, Venezuela - Russian soldiers and a defence official have arrived in Venezuela Two Russian air force planes took off ...

Coup leader to cement power in new Thai government

BANGKOK, Thailand - In the first election in the country, since the military-back coup in 2014, 52 million Thais were ...

Frustrations over Brexit spill over into London streets

LONDON, UK - Hundreds of thousands of people demanding another referendum on leaving the European Union have marched in central ...

Cricketers halt game to let chopper land

RICHMOND, Western Sydney, NSW, Australia - A cricket game at Panthers North Richmond had to be stopped on Saturday because ...

Children taking heat from Gaza protests

GAZA - Rami Dababish was trying to help the wounded when he found himself facing a thick cloud of tear ...

Mueller report handed over on Friday

WASHINGTON DC - For months across the United States, lawmakers, activists, journalists, average Americans, and most of all, President Donald ...

Trump tightens screws on Venezuelan president Maduro

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump has lashed out again at Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, while the U.S. treasury ...

War in Afghanistan claims lives of 2 U.S. troops

KABUL, Afghanistan - Two U.S. soldiers have been killed in war-torn Afghanistan during an operation, an official statement said Friday. ...

11 arrests in Greater Belfast over alleged paramilitary activities

BELFAST, Northern Ireland - A significant search and arrest operation against the criminal activities of the East Belfast Ulster Volunteer ...

Netanyahu praises Trump for Golan Heights recognition

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump said Thursday the United States is recognizing Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights, ...

Two thirds of those who died in Mosul ferry disaster were women

MOSUL, Iraq - Nearly 100 people, mostly women and children, have drowned after a ferry packed with families celebrating Kurdish ...

Kenyan Who Gave Earnings to Poor Wins $1 Million Teacher Prize

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - A Kenyan teacher from a remote village who gave away most of his earnings to ...

Old Land Mines Threaten Farmers and Livestock in Eastern Zimbabwe

Human Rights Old Land Mines Threaten Farmers and Livestock in Eastern Zimbabwe view team Its been nearly 40 years since ...

Jailed, Harassed RFE/RL Correspondent Leaves Turkmenistan

A Turkmen correspondent for RFE/RL has left Turkmenistan after serving a three-year prison term on drug charges that human rights ...

MQM leader seeks UN's help in attaining self-determination right

London [UK], Mar 25 (ANI): Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) founder-leader Altaf Hussain has once again laid his demand for the ...

Fantastic Finch punishes Pakistan in Australia's win

Sharjah - Aaron Finch struck back-to-back centuries to lead Australia to another thumping eight wicket victory over a hapless Pakistan ...

CWC: How Dwaine can trim SA's tail

Cape Town - One of them firing with the bat, the other with the ball in the closing fixture of ...

Belgrade, Pristina Mark 20 Years Since Start of NATO Air Strikes

BELGRADE -- Dozens of Serbian ultranationalists staged a demonstration in Belgrade on March 24 to mark the 20th anniversary of ...

Abhishek Banerjee denies his wife was detained at airport in Kolkata

Kolkata (West Bengal) [India] Mar 24 (ANI): Trinamool Congress (TMC) MP Abhishek Banerjee on Sunday refuted the allegations of his ...

Gold smuggling racket busted at Amritsar airport

Amritsar (Punjab) [India] Mar 24 (ANI): A gold smuggling racket was busted on Sunday at the Guru Ram Dass Jee ...

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Indian leader promotes maritime economic activities

PANAJI, Goa, India - India's Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday called for fully tapping the enormous potential of ...

Coup leader to cement power in new Thai government

BANGKOK, Thailand - In the first election in the country, since the military-back coup in 2014, 52 million Thais were ...

Stocks in Asia fail to set any records on Friday

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia drifted on Friday, in a lacklustre close to the week. The Australian All Ordinaries ...

Kidney Care Centre robbed in Durban

Brazen robbers held patients and nurses at gunpoint at the Kidney Care Centre in Glenwood on Thursday, police said on ...

Toyota's new Rav4 muscles its way into SA

The Toyota Rav4 has been around since the dawn of South Africa's democracy. And like our beautiful country, it has ...

Indonesia Airline Cancels 49-jet Boeing Deal

JAKARTA, INDONESIA - Indonesias national carrier Garuda has told Boeing it will cancel a multibillion-dollar order for 49 Boeing 737 ...

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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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