Mon, 20 Jan 2020

Trump gives supporters recount of running commentary of assassination

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President Donald Trump has recounted minute-by-minute details of the air raid that killed Iranian General Qasem ...

Of 20 abducted Indian crew members, one dies, 19 released

ABUJA, Nigeria - The Indian Mission in Nigeria on Sunday said that 20 seafarers who were kidnapped by pirates last ...

Dublin-born Conor McGregor wins in Vegas

LAS VEGAS, Nevada - Ireland's Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) fighter Conor McGregor made a winning comeback in the Ultimate Fighting ...

Prince Harry and Meghan to cut formal ties with Palace

LONDON, UK - While Prince Harry will continue to be Prince Harry, and he and his wife will remain the ...

Australian fires devastate wildlife, many threateneded species

More than one billion mammals, birds, and reptiles across eastern Australia are estimated to have been affected by the current ...

Foreign minister in North Korea removed from office

PYONGYANG, North Korea - North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho has reportedly been replaced. The NK News portal broke ...

Decriminalisation of blasphemy in Ireland comes in to effect

DUBLIN, Ireland - The commencement of the Blasphemy (Abolition of Offences and Related Matters) Act 2019 in Ireland has taken ...

Ken Starr who spent years targeting Clinton, joins Trump defense team

WASHINGTON, DC - High profile lawyers Alan Dershowitz and Ken Starr have been brought in to work with the legal ...

Children bearing the brunt of Libya's long-standing civil war

BERLIN, Germany - Warring factions engaged in the Libyan conflict and UN-Secretary General Antonio Guterres will take part in a ...

Jailed U.S. citizen who demonstrated against Egyptian coup is dead

CAIRO, Egypt - The death this week of Mustafa Kassem, an Egyptian-American imprisoned in Egypt after an unfair trial, underscores ...

How dealer and player swindled Maryland casino

BALTIMORE, Maryland - After just a few hours of playing baccarat at a Maryland casino in September 2017, Chenguang Ni ...

Lower expenses and low debt highlights of New Zealand financial report

WELLINGTON, New Zealand - The New Zealand government's books are in good shape with the accounts in surplus and expenses ...

Senior US Diplomat in Pakistan Amid Warming Mutual Ties

ISLAMABAD - A senior American diplomat began a four-day official visit to Pakistan Sunday amid warming bilateral relations that have ...

Despite Cease-Fire, Clashes Continue in Syria's Idlib

WASHINGTON - Fierce clashes continued Sunday between Syrian government forces and rebel fighters in the northwestern province of Idlib, despite ...

Nearly 450 Wounded in 2 Days of Clashes in Lebanon's Capital

BEIRUT - Medics said 70 people were injured in renewed clashes between protesters and police in Lebanon's capital Sunday, taking ...

India to persist with Rahul as wicketkeeper, says Kohli

Bangalore - India skipper Virat Kohli said on Sunday that he will persist with KL Rahul as wicketkeeper to lend ...

Piniella to return to Cubs as guest analyst

Nearly 10 years after he walked away from his manager position with the Chicago Cubs, Lou Piniella will return as ...

Beirut Braces for More Violence, After Night of Riots

BEIRUT - Medics said 70 people were injured in renewed clashes between protesters and police in Lebanon's capital Sunday, taking ...

Putin Denies He Wants to Remain in Power Indefinitely

Russia's Vladimir Putin is denying that he's planning to retain his grip on power when he relinquishes his country's presidency ...

OPINION: Putin has a new plan to hold power over Russia forever

In his state of the nation address on Wednesday, Russian President Vladimir Putin proposed a sweeping constitutional reform that would ...

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Of 20 abducted Indian crew members, one dies, 19 released

ABUJA, Nigeria - The Indian Mission in Nigeria on Sunday said that 20 seafarers who were kidnapped by pirates last ...

Children bearing the brunt of Libya's long-standing civil war

BERLIN, Germany - Warring factions engaged in the Libyan conflict and UN-Secretary General Antonio Guterres will take part in a ...

Govt looking for funds and a partner to keep SAA in the skies

Despite not yet being able to contribute R2bn as part of its commitment to the business rescue process of SAA, ...

'Blame me,' Boucher takes responsibility for Proteas' struggles

Cape Town - Head coach Mark Boucher says he takes full responsibility for the Proteas' struggles in their ongoing Test ...

Iconic SA guitarist Jethro Butow dies

Iconic SA guitarist Jethro Butow dies 2020-01-19 18:51 Nikita Coetzee share this Jethro Butow (Photo: Twitter) Related Links Veteran SA ...

Govt looking for funds, and a partner to keep SAA in the skies

Despite not yet being able to contribute R2bn as part of its commitment to the business rescue process of SAA, ...

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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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