Thu, 12 Dec 2019

Intensive search underway for Chilean Air Force Hercules 130

SANTIAGO, Chile - There has been no sign of the Chilean Air Force C130 Hercules aircraft which went missing on ...

Rory McIlroy to join Tiger Woods in giving Saudi Arabia a miss

BELFAST, Northern Ireland - Rory McIlroy is the latest top golfer to give Saudi Arabia a wide berth, despite being ...

FBI investigation into Trump campaign was intrusive, says Barr

WASHINGTON, DC - The FBI had little evidence to launch the investigation into the Trump presidential campaign, according to U.S. ...

Mounting alarm over treatment of protesters in Iran

GENEVA, Switzerland - In the wake of recent protests in Iran, the top United Nations human rights official expressed alarm ...

Trump Signs Executive Order Aimed at Combating Campus Anti-Semitism

WHITE HOUSE - An executive order issued by President Donald Trump interpreting members of the Jewish religion as part of ...

Senate Panel Passes Bills To Impose Sanctions On Turkey And Russia

WASHINGTON -- A U.S. Senate committee has passed legislation with bipartisan support to hit Turkey and Russia with sanctions amid ...

US: North Korea Missile Tests Deeply Counterproductive'

UNITED NATIONS - North Korea's ballistic missile tests have been "deeply counterproductive" and risk closing the door on prospects for ...

North Korea missile tests deeply troubling: senior UN official

The first element of concern outlined by Khaled Khiari, was the resumption of missiles testing by DPRK, more commonly known ...

Turkey Threatens US With Retaliation if Sanctions Are Imposed

ISTANBUL - Ankara is threatening retaliation against Washington if hit by sanctions.The warning comes as the U.S. Senate prepares to ...

Top-ranked Barty named WTA Player of the Year

Los Angeles - Australian Ashleigh Barty, whose breakout 2019 campaign included a French Open crown and world number one ranking, ...

Blitzboks boosted by energy from Cape Town Stadium stands

Cape Town - In 2016, Justin Geduld missed a crucial conversion in the final of the Cape Town Sevens and ...

Myanmar's Suu Kyi rejects genocide claims at top UN court

Nobel peace laureate Aung San Suu Kyi rejected allegations of genocide against Myanmar in the UN's top court Wednesday, despite ...

On brink of 'man-made' starvation, Zimbabweans struggling to cope

Bulawayo, Zimbabwe - Every morning, just before the daily power cut kicks in, Juliet Gumbo enters her kitchen to start ...

Egypt Urges Decisive Action Against States Backing 'Terror'

CAIRO - Egypt's president Wednesday called for "decisive" and "collective" action against countries supporting "terrorism" in an apparent reference to ...

Will Boris Johnson's Early Election Gamble Pay Off

With a day to go before Britons head to the polls to vote in their third general election in under ...

How junk food shapes the developing teenage brain

Obesity is increasing worldwide, especially among children and teenagers. More than 150 million children in the world are obese in ...

Brazil eyes cooperation with Bahrain in various fields

"The Kingdom of Bahrain has aspirations to establish strategic relations with Brazil," Charge d'Affaires Bader Abbas Al-Hulaibi said in a ...

Mexico transformed? Challenges, changes after a year of leftist government

A year ago, the first leftist president in Mexico's modern history took office.The victory of Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, commonly ...

Mockery in politics: how diplomatic insults have been flying for centuries

At the 2019 NATO summit in London, the Canadian prime minister, Justin Trudeau, had the misfortune to be caught on ...

Mumbai T20I: Kohli, Rahul star as India defeat West Indies by 67 runs

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Dec 11 (ANI): India defeated West Indies by 67 runs in the third and final T20I of ...

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Senate Panel Passes Bills To Impose Sanctions On Turkey And Russia

WASHINGTON -- A U.S. Senate committee has passed legislation with bipartisan support to hit Turkey and Russia with sanctions amid ...

India, Germany agree to deepen cooperation in combating terrorism

New Delhi [India], Dec 11 (ANI): India and Germany on Wednesday agreed to further deepen cooperation in combating terrorism through ...

5 new ways for schools to work with families

Text messages, email alerts, open houses, fundraising appeals, robocalls - parents know the drill. They are inundated with requests from ...

Former German Manager On Trial For Bribing Of Turkmen Oil Officials

A former manager of Germany's MAN company has gone on trial in Munich on charges of bribing top officials at ...

Sensex closes 173 points higher but Yes Bank plunges by 13.8 pc

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Dec 11 (ANI): The last hour of trading on bourses capped a volatile session on Wednesday with ...

Edutech start-up Noon Academy launches new office in Bengaluru

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India] Dec 11 (ANI/NewsVoir): Riyadh headquartered Noon Academy, one of the fastest-growing Edutech start-ups in the Middle East ...

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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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