Thu, 23 Jan 2020

Airlines facing competition from sleeper trains

Dutch airline KLM recently launched a new advertising campaign called "Fly Responsibly". Remarkably, it seems to encourage viewers to fly ...

Senate approves impeachment rules after being rebuked by chief justice

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Chief Justice John Roberts, presiding over the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump, has told ...

Boeing 737 Max jets to remain grounded for at least another six months

CHICAGO, Illinois - As hundreds of Boeing 737 Max jets remain grounded awaiting approval from aviation regulators, the company said ...

Barbaric attack in Burkina Faso leaves dozens dead

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkino Faso - (ANI/Sputnik): Thirty-six civilians were killed on Monday in an attack on a market in Sanmatenga province, ...

WHO: Coronavirus could spread to other countries "in coming days"

GENEVA, Switzerland - The World Health Organization (WHO) says the novel coronavirus could spread to other countries "in the coming ...

Foreign investors returning to Brazil

BRASILIA, Brazil - Brazil has shown a marked increase in foreign investment over the last year, pushing it from sixth ...

Sean Hannity calls on voters to pressure senators to 'do their job'

NEW YORK, New York - Fox News has doubled down on the impeachment of President Donald Trump, with its top ...

Caribbean and Latin America deadliest region in world for journalists

It has been a deadly decade for journalists across the world, however last year there was a glimmer of hope ...

Rockets fired into Baghdad's Green Zone

BAGHDAD, Iraq - Two rockets have landed near the U.S. embassy in Baghdad located in the heavily fortified Green Zone, ...

Taking a look at the politicisation of antisemitism

LONDON, UK In 2004 Greg Philo and Mike Berry authored Bad News from Israel, a ground-breaking work for the Glasgow ...

Grandson of JFK urges Republicans to break ranks with Trump

NEW YORK, New York - President John F. Kennedy's only grandson has called on Republican Senators to hear from witnesses ...

What We Know So Far About New China Virus

BEIJING - A new SARS-like virus has killed 17 people in China, infected hundreds and reached as far as the ...

WTO has been very unfair to US for many years: Trump

Davos [Switzerland], Jan 23 (ANI): US President Donald Trump on Wednesday (local time) complained that his country has not been ...

CM Yediyurappa urges industrialists in Davos to invest in K'taka

Davos [Switzerland], Jan 23 (ANI): The third day of the World Economic Forum (WEF) meet turned to be fruitful for ...

Moscow Lab's Status Suspended Amid Doping Scandal

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) says it has provisionally suspended the status of the national anti-doping laboratory in Moscow as ...

Chechen Minister Says Reading Of Koran Therapeutic For Lesbian

A minister in Russia's Chechnya region has said it would be 'remedial' for an openly gay woman to read the ...

Bangladesh cricketers arrive in Pakistan amidst tight security

Lahore - Bangladesh's cricket team arrived in Pakistan late Wednesday for a three-match Twenty20 series on a tour only finalised ...

'Perilous times' for Iraq's Shia militias after Soleimani killing

On January 3, soon after Iranian general Qassem Soleimani left Baghdad airport in an armoured vehicle, a US drone fired ...

Trump to add a 'couple of countries' to US travel ban

US President Donald Trump said his administration was preparing to add a "couple of countries" to the controversial list of ...

Chinese City Stops Outbound Flights, Trains From Wuhan to Fight Virus

BEIJING - Chinese state media say the city of Wuhan is shutting down outbound flights and trains as the country ...

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WHO: Coronavirus could spread to other countries "in coming days"

GENEVA, Switzerland - The World Health Organization (WHO) says the novel coronavirus could spread to other countries "in the coming ...

Bangladesh cricketers arrive in Pakistan amidst tight security

Lahore - Bangladesh's cricket team arrived in Pakistan late Wednesday for a three-match Twenty20 series on a tour only finalised ...

Chinese City Stops Outbound Flights, Trains From Wuhan to Fight Virus

BEIJING - Chinese state media say the city of Wuhan is shutting down outbound flights and trains as the country ...

Kem Sokha's Lawyers Submit New Evidence on Third Day of Treason Trial

The third day of the treason trial of Cambodia's opposition leader Kem Sokha kicked off Wednesday with his defense team ...

JSE weaker after erasing earlier gains

The local bourse lost ground towards the close on Wednesday eventually erasing all its earlier gains.Stocks were much more stable ...

Why is Kyrgyzstan being suggested for Trump's next travel ban

Media reports about the Trump administration's plans to bar nationals of Kyrgyzstan, along with six other countries, from entering 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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