Mon, 27 May 2019

Last year 98 UN peacekeepers lost their lives

UNITED NATIONS - Since the UN set up its first peacekeeping mission back in 1948, more than 3,800 peacekeepers have ...

Arson blamed for attack on Catholic Church in Derrry

LONDONDERRY, Northern Ireland - A Catholic Church in Derry/Londonderry in Northern Ireland have been set ablaze.Detectives say they believe the ...

National Day in U.S. for missing children

WASHINGTON DC - When a 13-year-old North Carolina girl went missing last fall, the FBI and state and local partners ...

Leo Varadkar praises Theresa May

DUBLIN, Ireland - Taoseach Leo Varadkar has paid tribute to his counterpart in the UK following her announcement that she ...

Iranians bearing brunt of U.S. sanctions

Many are worried about the risk of war with Iran after the Trump administration leaked discussions of a troop deployment ...

Women dominate same-sex marriages in Taiwan

TAIPEI, Taiwan - Same-sex couples lined up on Friday in Taiwan to register their partnerships after the passage last week ...

U.S. president storms out of meeting in a rage

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump totally lost it on Wednesday.In a lengthy statement he derided Democrats, kept repeating ...

Bomb scare in Derry/Londonderry set a trap for police

DERRY/LONDONDERRY, Northern Ireland - Ugly scenes took place in the Moss Park area of Derry/Londonderry on Thursday night when police ...

Assange hit with new charges, could see him jailed for 175 years

WASHINGTON DC - A federal grand jury has returned an 18-count superseding indictment against Julian Assange,  the founder of WikiLeaks, ...

Fears Ebola epidemic could spread beyod DRC

KINSHASA, Democratic Republic of the Congo (Central Africa) - With the Democratic Republic of the Congo's worst ever Ebola outbreak ...

NZ add to Blitzboks woes in London with last-gasp win

Cape Town - New Zealand have claimed 5th place at the London Sevens after beating the Blitzboks 21-17 in a ...

UN: Human Rights Defenders Under Attack in Guatemala

GENEVA - A report by the U.N. Human Rights Office finds human rights defenders, minorities and indigenous people in Guatemala ...

Environment Secretary Gove also in Britain's PM race

London [United Kingdom], May 26 (ANI): British Environment Secretary Micheal Gove on Sunday pitched himself to succeed Theresa May as ...

Anton Aditya Subowo re-elected as President of Badminton Asia

Nanning [China], May 26 (ANI): Indonesia's Anton Aditya Subowo was re-elected as the President of Badminton Asia on Saturday. As ...

Iraq Courts Sentences 3 French Men to Death

An Iraqi court has sentenced three French citizens to death after finding them guilty for joining the Islamic State group.They ...

Women's hockey has avid fans but needs a corporate cash infusion

Kawhi Leonard recently registered one of the most iconic moments in Toronto Raptors history with his Game 7 buzzer-beater against ...

Clashing rights: Behind the Quebec hijab debate

The Coalition Avenir Quebec (CAQ) government has introduced Bill 21, a law that would supposedly entrench religious neutrality in the ...

We need new treaties to address the growing problem of space debris

Space debris represents the spread of our scorched-earth habits into space. Earth and the orbital space around it are a ...

'Rolling Thunder' Roars into DC; Trump Says it Will be Back Next Year

President Donald Trump is indicating that hundreds of thousands of 'Rolling Thunder' motorcycles will be back next year to participate ...

Vivek Oberoi thanks fans for appreciating PM Modi biopic

New Delhi (India), May 26 (ANI): Vivek Oberoi expressed his gratitude to fans who loved his latest movie 'PM Narendra ...

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Last year 98 UN peacekeepers lost their lives

UNITED NATIONS - Since the UN set up its first peacekeeping mission back in 1948, more than 3,800 peacekeepers have ...

Fears Ebola epidemic could spread beyod DRC

KINSHASA, Democratic Republic of the Congo (Central Africa) - With the Democratic Republic of the Congo's worst ever Ebola outbreak ...

NZ add to Blitzboks woes in London with last-gasp win

Cape Town - New Zealand have claimed 5th place at the London Sevens after beating the Blitzboks 21-17 in a ...

Most call centre jobs are a dead end for South Africa's youth

The South African government believes that the business processing industry is key to job creation. And the sector has indeed ...

The seven things new leaders need to do to fix South Africa

South Africa's new national government and nine new provincial executives have taken office following recent elections. They all have a ...

Eskom and our economy are in deep trouble, warns DA

South Africa needs "solutions and not more talk shops" to end Eskom's "monopolistic stranglehold on electricity" and to rescue the ...

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