Wed, 26 Jun 2019

Fur farming in Ireland to be phased out

DUBLIN, Ireland - The Irish government on Tuesday made a decision to ban fur farming in the country.Ireland will join ...

Crown Prince Salman in Seoul for meetings on trade

SEOUL, South Korea - The Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia, Mohammed bin Salman, also known as MBS, began his trip ...

Moscow backs Tehran on drone claims

JERUSALEM, Israel - Russia has taken issue with U.S. claims that the drone last week shot down by Iranian forces ...

Key nations say developments in Gulf risk miscalculation and conflict

NEW YORK, New York - France, Germany and the UK say they are gravely concerned by the increased tensions in ...

Mid-air collision of 2 Eurofighter planes north of Berlin

BERLIN, Germany - Two Eurofighter jets attached to the German Airforce were involved in a mid-air collision on Monday over ...

Woman, two minor daughters enticed from Guatemala, treated as slaves

SACRAMENTO, California - A Californian couple have been accused of treating a Guatamalanl woman and her two minor daughters as ...

Social media ban in two states of Myannmar restricting communications

With "no media access" in parts of the country and "serious restrictions" on humanitarian organizations, the United Nations expert on ...

Chicago federal court covicts pair for support of Islamic State

CHICAGO, Illinois - Two Chicago men are facing decades in jail after being convicted of conspiring to give material support ...

Human rights chief wants detained Venezuelan protesters freed

CARACAS, Venezuela - Speaking at the end of the first-ever official mission to Venezuela by a UN human rights chief, ...

Michael B Jordan, Jamie Foxx discuss their characters in 'Just Mercy'

Washington D.C. [USA], June 26 (ANI): Oscar-winning actor Jamie Foxx and Michael B Jordan opened up about their characters in ...

Twins build start-up with 40 plus apps for user safety

New Delhi [India] June 26 (ANI/Digpu): Incidents identified with wrongdoings and mishaps in India have seen a noteworthy spike and ...

Syrian director unites refugees and locals through drama

At a small community centre in the heart of the Egyptian port city of Alexandria, Syrian theatre director Bassem watches ...

Over 20 terrorist groups, including LeT, active in Afghanistan: UN

New York [USA], Jun 25 (ANI): Over 20 regional and international terrorist groups, including Pakistan-based Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) are currently fighting ...

U.S. To Give $4 Million Toward Explosives Depots In Ukraine

The United States says it has signed a memorandum of understanding with Ukraine to enhance the safety of the country's ...

Pakistan take 2-nil lead against SA U19's

Cape Town - A game-changing 73-run partnership between Rohail Nazir and Haris Khan was the difference as Pakistan defeated the ...

BTS feature film to release globally in August

Washington D.C. [USA], June 26 (ANI): Korean pop band BTS's feature film 'Bring the Soul: The Movie' is getting a ...

Sydney declares a climate emergency - what does that mean in practice?

Late on Monday night, the City of Sydney became the first state capital in Australia to officially declare a climate ...

Armenian boxer now named No. 1 in new WBO ranking

PanARMENIAN.Net - Canadian Armenian boxer Erik Bazinyan has been ranked the first in the super middleweight category unveiled by the ...

Alia Bhatt soon to enter 'Youtube world'

New Delhi (India), June 26 (ANI): Actor, singer and now a YouTuber! Alia Bhatt is leaving no stone unturned to ...

Incoming BLSA head is smarter than I am ? Bonang Mohale

While the board of Business Leadership SA expressed enough confidence in outgoing CEO Bonang Mohale to ask that he stay ...

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Never disrespected any athlete, says Haryana Sports Minister Anil Vij

Ambala (Haryana) [India], June 26 (ANI): Facing criticism from gold medalists Bajrang Punia and Vinesh Phogat over a reduction in ...

UN Drug Opioid Use Booming as Tramadol Crisis Emerges in Africa

VIENNA - Synthetic opioid use is booming, the United Nations said on Wednesday in a worldwide drug report that showed ...

Equities gain some ground, Nifty hovers around 11,820

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], June 26 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices opened in the red on Wednesday but gained some ground as ...

Nep Sidhu's art stirs controversy about the history of Sikh separatism

On a clear, crisp, beautiful day this June in Vancouver, a group of Sikh men stood behind a series of ...

ASEAN Makes Little Progress on Security Issues, Analysts Say

Analysts say the 34th ASEAN summit this weekend made little progress on two key security issues facing the region: Chinese ...

North Korean Businessman Faces Extradition from Malaysia to US

A North Korean who has lived in Malaysia for a decade remains locked up after his arrest in the Southeast ...

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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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