Tue, 31 Mar 2020

Thousands of stranded cruise ship passengers told to 'piss off'

SYDNEY, Australia - Australia has taken a hard line, turning away six cruise ships with thousands of people on board.The ...

Chinese, Russian and European countries get OK from U.S. on Iran

PanARMENIAN.Net - The U.S. government has extended for another 60 days sanction waivers that allow Russian, Chinese, and European countries ...

New York City gets injection of 250,000 face masks, courtesy of UN

NEW YORK CITY, New York - New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and UN Secretary-General Antnio Guterreswas were on ...

Duke and Duchess of Sussex quit Canada for California

LOS ANGELES, California - Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, and their son Archie, have moved from Canada to California - ...

The Crucial Experiment in the Case of Cardinal George Pell

Cardinal George Pell's accuser claimed to be familiar with the layout of a renovated sacristy and this fact means we ...

Deadly-killer microbial organisms commanding World's attention

The COVID-19 Pandemic now is the most dramatic modern historical wake-up call and reminder that whether the threat is to ...

Ex Shin Bet chief has serious concerns about Gaza surviving Covid-19

TEL AVIV, Israel - The Jewish state is coming under pressure over the growing humanitarian crisis in Gaza, which is ...

Trump companies to be included in Covid-19 bailout package

WASHINGTON, DC - As part of the $2.2 trillion stimulus bill signed into law after it passed the House of ...

Could Do Better: Japan Gently Chided by UN Climate Chief

BERLIN - The top U.N. climate official on Tuesday chided Japan over its new plan to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, ...

Spurs cut staff wages by 20% as chairperson pockets R155m

Tottenham chairperson Daniel Levy announced 550 non-playing staff at the club will see their wages cut by 20 percent for ...

Rugby Australia lays off 75% of staff as huge losses loom

Three-quarters of Rugby Australia's (RA) staff were on Tuesday laid off until 1 July as the governing body predicted huge ...

Race for vaccine tests limits of drug innovation

From medical workers struggling to care for the rising tide of COVID-19 patients to the billions of people told to ...

Greek politicians urged to give half their pay to fight virus

Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis has called on members of his government and MPs from his party to give up ...

Iran Gets Medical Aid Through US Sanctions Workaround

Germany, Britain and France have facilitated exports of medical goods to Iran in the first use of a mechanism designed ...

Dubai Throws Emirates Air a Cash Lifeline as Travel Grounded

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - Dubai's government announced Tuesday it will inject equity into Emirates airlines as the Middle East's ...

How pandemic shattered the harmony of medieval Europe's diverse cities

My book Cities of Strangers: Making Lives in Medieval Europe is about the ways newcomers were received and accepted in ...

No, cinchona bark is not a cure for coronavirus

Posts touting the curative effects of cinchona, or fever tree, bark have recently been circulating on social networks such as ...

Smith sets deadlines for Proteas tours

The South African team will require six weeks of preparation before embarking on any tours, Cricket South Africa's acting director ...

Europe's Hospitals Among The Best But Can't Handle Pandemic

LONDON - As increasing numbers of European hospitals buckle under the strain of tens of thousands of coronavirus patients, the ...

Europe's Trade System With Iran Finally Makes First Deal

BERLIN - European countries trying to keep Iran's nuclear deal with world powers alive said Tuesday that a system they ...

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Moody's cuts Sasol deeper into junk, but shares rise on fuel hedging

Rating agency Moody's has downgraded petrochemical company Sasol's corporate family rating to Ba2 from Ba1. Ba2 is the second notch ...

How pandemic shattered the harmony of medieval Europe's diverse cities

My book Cities of Strangers: Making Lives in Medieval Europe is about the ways newcomers were received and accepted in ...

Smith sets deadlines for Proteas tours

The South African team will require six weeks of preparation before embarking on any tours, Cricket South Africa's acting director ...

Europe's Hospitals Among The Best But Can't Handle Pandemic

LONDON - As increasing numbers of European hospitals buckle under the strain of tens of thousands of coronavirus patients, the ...

Coronavirus | Pandemic forces Remgro to 'reassess' restructuring

Remgro [JSE:REM] announced in a shareholder notice released on Tuesday morning that the coronavirus pandemic had forced the company to ...

How the coronavirus pandemic has affected the golf calendar

Like all sports, golf is currently getting to grips with the effects of the coronavirus pandemic with postponements and cancellations ...

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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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