Fri, 14 Dec 2018

Cohen handed three year prison sentence in Mueller probe

WASHINGTON, U.S. - A Manhattan Federal Court judge sentenced the U.S. President Donald Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen to three ...

Warehouse with voting machines in Congo destroyed in blaze

KINSHASA, Congo - A massive blaze engulfed a warehouse in Congo on Thursday, destroyed a large number of machines and ...

Nine killed, dozens injured in Turkey train crash

ANKARA, Turkey - A tragic high-speed train crash near the Turkish capital of Ankara left at least nine people dead ...

Israeli PM says human rights and free press need balancing

TEL AVIV, Israel - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has thrown his support behind Saudi Arabia over the Jamal Khashoggi ...

2 trains collide in Ankara and pedestrian overpass collapses

ANKARA, Turkey - Prosecutors have launched an investigation into the cause of the collision between two locomotives on  Thursday which ...

Mass shooting at Brazilian cathedral leaves four dead

CAMPINOS, Brazil - A gunman opened fire in the Metropolitan Cathedral of Campinas, Brazil at the end of mass on ...

Faced with leadership challenge, May to fight for her job

LONDON, U.K. - Conservative lawmakers in the U.K. triggered a leadership challenge against the country's Prime Minister Theresa May on ...

French police continue hunt for Strasbourg shooting suspect

STRASBOURG, France - A day after the shocking shooting at the world renowned Strasbourg Christmas market in France, the manhunt ...

Shooting in Brazil: Gunman opens fire at Catholic cathedral

SAO PAULO, Brazil - In one of the worst mass shootings in Brazil's recent history, a gunman opened fire inside ...

Time magazine pays tribute to Khashoggi and colleagues

  NEW YORK, New York - The stout man with the gray goatee and the gentle demeanor dared to disagree ...

Strasbourg shooting: Two killed, 11 seriously injured

PARIS, France - In a shocking shooting incident that led to the entire eastern French city of Strasbourg to be ...

All Blacks coach Hansen to retire after 2019 RWC

Auckland - All Blacks coach Steve Hansen announced on Friday that he will retire after next year's Rugby World Cup, ...

The year of the buffalo: Zuma, wheel nuts and load shedding

It's been a heck of a long year for President Cyril Ramaphosa. This time last year, in early December 2017, ...

Pioneer of women's cricket in Pakistan, Sharmeen Khan passes away

Dubai [UAE], Dec 14 (ANI): Former Pakistan cricketer Sharmeen Khan, who played in the country's first-ever women's national team, passed ...

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French police hunting Strasbourg attacker kill man in shootout A suspect has been killed in a Strasbourg shootout with French ...

Sam Mendes' '1917' sets December 2019 release

Washington D.C. [USA], Dec 14 (ANI): Director Sam Mendes' World War I drama '1917' is all set to hit the ...

Sondra Locke, Oscar-Nominated Actress, Dies at 74

LOS ANGELES - Oscar-nominated actress Sondra Locke has died. A death certificate obtained by The Associated Press shows Locke died ...

Western Officials Discuss Hezbollah's Latin Efforts

A U.S.-led Western Hemisphere ministerial on counterterrorism this week discussed Hezbollah's activities in Latin America, with some analysts suggesting member ...

HIV testing, right to health - Lanao Norte execs

BAROY, LANAO DEL NORTE, December 3 (PIA)--The only way to know for sure whether you have Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) ...

Lawmakers In Kosovo Set To Vote On Creation Of Full Army

Lawmakers in Kosovo will vote on December 14 on whether to create a full-fledged army, a move that has inflamed ...

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Man from Malaysia faces drug importation charges in Perth

PERTH, Western Australia - A 40-year-old Malaysian man was scheduled to appear in the Perth Magistrates Court on Friday charged ...

Fight against Islamic terror may help Sheikh Hasina retain power

By Probir Pramanik Siliguri [India], Dec 13 (ANI): Apart from the noticeable socio-economic growth track, what is favourable for Bangladesh ...

Beekeeping providing sustainable source of livelihood in Nagaland

Kohima (Nagaland) [India], Dec13 (ANI): The people of Nagaland have been inherent beekeepers since time immemorial and it's a sustainable ...

President Kovind inaugurates 'Enterprise India' exhibition in Yangon

Yangon [Myanmar], Dec 13(ANI): President Ram Nath Kovind inaugurated 'Enterprise India' exhibition here on Thursday, bringing in the best of ...

AP Analysis Reveals Iran Hackers Hunt Nuclear Workers, US Targets

LONDON - As U.S. President Donald Trump re-imposed harsh economic sanctions on Iran last month, hackers scrambled to break into ...

5 facts about the man who defeated cholera and the plague

This scientist was born in the Russian Empire and saved millions of lives - but his name remains in the ...

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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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