Fri, 18 Oct 2019

UK parents in mourning call U.S. National Security Advisor a 'thug'

WASHINGTON - A British couple grieving over their son's death in a car accident say they feel they were "ambushed" ...

EU says Turkish offensive undermining fight against Daesh

LUXEMBOURG - All countries in the European Union have agreed to impose a ban on the sale of weapons to ...

Detained ISIL fighters could gain freedom during Turkish offensive

NORTHEAST SYRIA - There are growing fears the Turkish offensive in northeast Syria will unintentionally lead to the release of ...

Mass murderer helping to identify his 93 victims

Having established that a convicted murderer in a U.S. prison is the country's most prolific serial killer, U.S. law enforcement ...

'Our rights come from God almighty,' Trump tells faithful

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President Donald Trump has stepped up his defensive rhetoric as his presidency become more and more ...

Former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine says Trump orchestrated her removal

The former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch told House committees leading the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump that ...

US Will Impose 'Big Sanctions' Against Turkey for Onslaught on Kurds

U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday promised "big sanctions" against Turkey for its invasion into northern Syria against Kurdish fighters, ...

Russian president in Riyadh with relations at unprecedented high

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - Russian President Vladimir Putin has arrived in Saudi Arabia on his first state visit to the ...

Goa CM releases commemorative IRONMAN 70.3 postal stamp

Panaji (Goa) [India], Oct 17 (ANI): The Chief Minister of Goa, Pramod Sawant, on Thursday released a special commemorative IRONMAN ...

Pence Meets Erdogan In Ankara As U.S. Seeks Syria Cease-Fire

A U.S. delegation led by Vice President Mike Pence is meeting with President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to try to secure ...

Ukraine Court Halts PrivatBank Hearing

KYIV -- A Ukrainian court has suspended a hearing on whether to return share ownership of PrivatBank to its previous ...

Belarusian Activist Slashes His Arm In Court Protest

MINSK -- A Belarusian civil society activist and former prisoner of conscience has slashed his hand in a courtroom to ...

Local bourse closes softer after muted session

The JSE closed softer on Thursday following a relatively lukewarm session in which the bourse struggled for direction.The local bourse ...

Bangladesh recall Sunny, Al-Amin Hossain for India T20s

Dhaka - Bangladesh on Thursday recalled left-arm spinner Arafat Sunny and pace bowler Al-Amin Hossain to their 15-men squad for ...

Pochettino rules out big changes at Tottenham in January

London - Mauricio Pochettino does not want to make major changes at Tottenham in the January transfer window despite a ...

Ex-England star Gazza cleared of assault charges

London - A British jury on Thursday cleared former England footballer Paul Gascoigne of sexual assault and assault by beating ...

Arsenal's Emery hails 'improved' Ozil but makes no promises

London - Arsenal manager Unai Emery praised an "improved" Mesut Ozil but refused to give any guarantees on Thursday of ...

CONMEBOL picks Maracana for 2020 Copa Libertadores final

Asuncion - Rio de Janeiro's iconic Maracana stadium has been chosen to host next year's Copa Libertadores final, South American ...

SA's Coetzee tied for French Open lead

Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines - South African George Coetzee and New Zealand's Ryan Fox claimed a share of the lead after the first ...

Some Nepalis Uneasy Over Influx of Chinese Language Teachers

Plans for 100 Chinese language teachers to arrive in Nepal are causing uneasiness among some Nepali and international experts, who ...

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Low-carbon future vital for combating climate change in Asia-Pacific

HUNAN, China - Countries in Asia and the Pacific must adopt more effective and innovative low-carbon policies and technologies to ...

Goa CM releases commemorative IRONMAN 70.3 postal stamp

Panaji (Goa) [India], Oct 17 (ANI): The Chief Minister of Goa, Pramod Sawant, on Thursday released a special commemorative IRONMAN ...

Some Nepalis Uneasy Over Influx of Chinese Language Teachers

Plans for 100 Chinese language teachers to arrive in Nepal are causing uneasiness among some Nepali and international experts, who ...

The Unlikely 60-Year Friendship of 2 Preeminent US Diplomats

WASHINGTON - Students from widely different cultures who became influential Americans shared a deep love for family, sports and foreign ...

Alan Walker announces India leg of aviation tour with Sunburn Arena

New Delhi [India], Oct 17 (ANI): The 13th edition of Asia's largest music festival, Sunburn, will bring to India another ...

Indonesia Arrests 40 Militant Suspects Ahead of Inauguration

JAKARTA, INDONESIA - Indonesia's elite anti-terrorism unit went on a busy 24-hour spree to root out suspected Islamic militants ahead ...

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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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