Wed, 26 Jun 2019

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 ...

Canada doctor censured for using own sperm to inseminate patients

A Canadian fertility doctor's licence was revoked on Tuesday for having used the wrong sperm, including his own, to inseminate ...

NATO Ministers Gather In Brussels To Address Security Challenges

BRUSSELS -- NATO defense ministers will gather in Brussels on June 26 for two days of talks that will include ...

Zelenskiy To Visit Canada In July To Attend Ukraine Reform Conference

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy is scheduled to travel to Canada early next month to take part in a major donor ...

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 ...

Canada's labour movement must take a stand against the Saudi arms deal

As Canada's largest labour organization and the political arm of the labour movement, the Canadian Labour Congress (CLC) has long ...

Without changes, Scheer's climate plan will be expensive or useless

When Conservative leader Andrew Scheer unveiled his long-awaited climate plan, he said he could eliminate the federal carbon tax and ...

US Envoy: Trump Committed to Campaign to Oust Venezuela's Maduro

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump is still committed to a pressure campaign to force Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro to step ...

Music helps students score well in exams. Study

Washington D.C. [USA], June 25 (ANI): A recent study has found that high school students who opt for courses in ...

Winners and losers in the US-China trade war

Donald Trump's presidency has been marked by a rise in protectionism. His "America First" policy has involved introducing a number ...

Russian, North American astronauts return to earth

The first crew to blast off to the International Space Station following a launch accident that deepened doubts over Russia's ...

Infants can associate language with ethnicity, finds study

Washington D.C. [USA], Jun 25 (ANI): It is tough to believe that infants can between languages, however, recent research has ...

Italy's minimal competition to host the 2026 Winter Olympics

Italy will host the 2026 Winter Games, the International Olympic Committee announced on June 24. The IOC, which organizes the ...

Russian Cosmonaut, North American Astronauts Return To Earth

A Soyuz spacecraft carrying a Russian cosmonaut and two astronauts from the United States and Canada has returned to Earth.Expedition ...

Canada's injured Andreescu out of Wimbledon

Los Angeles - Rising Canadian talent Bianca Andreescu will miss Wimbledon as she continues to recover from the shoulder injury ...

Rape and 'the rule of law' in Trump's America

In last week's New York magazine, journalist E. Jean Carroll recounts her rape in a New York department store dressing ...

Is Facebook today's Compuserve? How Libra could hasten its demise

When Mark Zuckerberg was five years old in 1989, two dominant players in telecommunications made a big announcement.Compuserve (the first ...

Government-imposed internet blackouts are a power move to suppress dissent

The rise of blockchain and Bitcoin has prompted some to predict a decentralized internet. But for now, the internet has ...

Cautionary tale of tax incentives for cigarette makers from Zambia

Tobacco companies are zeroing in on one of the last global markets still ripe for exploitation: the African continent.Much of ...

England ready for Norway test after coming through Cameroon battle

Paris - England captain Steph Houghton brushed off concerns about the manner of her team's win over Cameroon at the ...

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CWC'19: Mahmudullah may play against India, says Mashrafe Mortaza

Dubai [UAE], June 26 (ANI): Bangladesh all-rounder Mahmudullah will play against India if he is able to recover from injury, ...

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 ...

Break dancing provisionally approved for Paris Olympics

PanARMENIAN.Net - The International Olympic Committee voted overwhelmingly Tuesday, June 25 in support of adding break dancing to the roster ...

CWC'19: Key players to watch-out in New Zealand-Pakistan clash

New Delhi [India], June 26 (ANI): Unbeaten New Zealand will lock horns with Pakistan on Wednesday to confirm their spot ...

Health warnings and speed limits as Europe bakes in heatwave

As Europe sizzled Tuesday at the start of a heatwave tipped to break records, drivers on Germany's famously speedy motorways ...

Italy beat China to reach Women's World Cup quarter-finals

Paris - Italy reached the Women's World Cup quarter-finals for the first time in nearly three decades after beating China ...

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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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