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Metrobus workers plan to strike over pay

A planned strike over pay could bring Johannesburg's Metrobus service to a halt on Monday, the Democratic Municipal and Allied ...


Djokovic in Brisbane, Nadal in Perth as ATP Cup draw made

Sydney - World number one Novak Djokovic will begin his 2020 season in Brisbane, Rafael Nadal in Perth and Roger ...


Tunisia Votes for New President

TUNIS, TUNISIA - Tunisians voted Sunday to select their next president among some two dozen candidates with unofficial results suggesting ...


Trump authorizes use of emergency oil reserve after attacks on Saudi

Washington [US], Sept 16 (ANI): US President Donald Trump on Sunday announced that he has authorised the use of the ...


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Chinese shares sink, euro drops to 1.0990

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Japan and Australian rose on Tuesday, however in China they sank.The euro was under pressure, ...

DMS to boost Irish workforce to two hundred

CO TIPPERARY, Ireland - DMS Governance, a global governance, risk and compliance company is to substantially boost its presence in ...

US Farmers Hope for US-China Trade Deal as Pork, Soybean Tariffs Ease

ELKHART, IND. - Thomas Titus handles all the challenges of running his sprawling Elkhart, Illinois, farm, but lately, he isn't ...

Traders tread warily on Wall St as oil jumps

NEW YORK, New York - Soaring oil prices undermined stocks trading on Wall Street on Monday, but losses in the ...

Lockheed to concentrate hypersonic programs in northern Alabama

COURTLAND, Alabama - Lockheed Martin is to build a new plant for the assembly, integration and testing of hypersonics programs ...

Bankruptcy court to oversee restructure of Purdue Pharma

STAMFORD, Connecticut - Purdue Pharma has announced it has reached an agreement in principle on a framework for settling the ...

International

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U.S. says Iran to blame for disrupting global oil supply

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has blamed Iran for Saturday's attacks on Saudi Arabia's oil infrastructure ...

Some US Lawmakers Consider Designating White Supremacists as Terrorist

In June, Canada labeled the white supremacist group Blood & Honor and its armed branch, Combat 18, as terrorist organizations. ...

Kremlin calls for de-escalation of tensions in Gulf

MOSCOW, Russia - A spokesman for the Kremlin has cautioned the international community against jumping to conclusions on who may ...

OIC summit condemns Israeli settlements 'colonial' policies

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia - The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has called on the international community, especially the UN, to ...

US Imposes Sanctions on North Korean Hacking Groups

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Treasury on Friday announced sanctions on three North Korean hacking groups it said were involved ...

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Boks, All Blacks: Their neutral-soil duels revisited

Cape Town - A skimpy 3.06 percent that is how many Tests between the Springboks and All Blacks have been ...


Woman arrested after allegedly stabbing husband to death

A young woman appeared in the Bothaville Magistrate Court in the Free Sate on Monday after allegedly stabbing her husband ...


12 million children will never see the inside of a school

New data published by the United Nations cultural agency on Friday, reveals that without taking urgent measures, around 12 million ...


Zimbabwe's currency rout makes Argentina's seem like a mere blip

If you thought Argentina's currency crisis was bad, spare a thought for Zimbabwe.And measures to protect the Zimbabwe dollar - ...


Alonso, Coma find going tough at Lichtenburg 400

Fernando Alonso might have won two Formula championships, but the Spaniard found the going tough in his first race in ...


Experts to criticise US aviation authority over 737 MAX

A panel of global civil aviation authorities is expected to criticise the US Federal Aviation Administration's approval of Boeing's 737 ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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