Fri, 22 Mar 2019

Vietnamese Human Rights Campaigner Stuck in Scary Limbo in Thailand

Hiding in Thailand, Vietnamese human rights campaigner Bach Hong Quyen fears hes in the cross-hairs of two nations: Vietnam which ...

SEE: The top SA city for quality of living

Durban was ranked as South Africa's best city in terms of quality of living, according to Mercer's 21st Quality of ...

Kvitova, Pliskova snub Fed Cup playoffs

Prague - Petra Kvitova and Karolina Pliskova will snub the Fed Cup playoffs against Canada in April, raising the chances ...

European, Canadian to Review Boeing 737 Max

Boeings grounded airliners are likely to be parked longer now that European and Canadian regulators plan to conduct their own ...

Osaka silent over ex-coach lawsuit as Miami Open begins

Miami - World number one Naomi Osaka refused on Wednesday to become embroiled in a dispute with one of her ...

Trump Linking Huawei, China Trade Roils Justice Department

President Donald Trump shocked some last month when he suggested that the criminal charges against Chinese telecom giant Huawei Technologies ...

Els picks Immelman as assistant for Presidents Cup

Melbourne - International team captain Ernie Els has named compatriot Trevor Immelman , South Korean KJ Choi and Canada's Mike ...

Boeing Reshuffles Top Engineers Amid 737 MAX Crisis

Boeing, facing its biggest crisis in years following deadly crashes of its flagship 737 MAX aircraft, has brought in a ...

US Senate Rejects Trump's National Emergency Declaration

CAPITOL HILL - The U.S. Congress on Thursday formally rejected President Donald Trump's national emergency declaration to fund border wall ...

High-Stakes Boeing Inquiry Hinges on Ethiopia Black Box Secrets

ADDIS ABABA/PARIS - The investigation into the final minutes of Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 turned on Tuesday to the secrets ...

Ethiopia and Indonesia Crash Parallels Heap Pressure on Boeing

ADDIS ABABA/PARIS - Investigators into the Boeing 737 MAX crash in Ethiopia have found striking similarities in a vital flight ...

New Zealand's Leader, a Longtime Public Servant

On Friday, shortly after news of the mass shooting at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern ...

UN Palestinian Agency Urges Donors to Match 2018 Funds

The head of the U.N. agency that helps 5.3 million Palestinian refugees on Monday urged donors who filled a $446 ...

Kabul's Expanding Foreigner 'Bubble' Trades Safety for Isolation

Kabul's green zone is a place where diplomats fly in cheesecake from New York and cases of wine from Europe, ...

US Wages Wide-Ranging Campaign to Block Huawei

WASHINGTON - VOA's Xu Ning contributed to this report. Over the past several weeks, the U.S. government has launched a ...

Tourist group from Canada, France and Switzerland visit Palmyra

Palmyra, SANA-A tourist group that comprises 35 tourists from France, Canada and Switzerland visited the archaeological city of Palmyra on ...

Julia Price named head coach of USA women's team

Former Australia international Julia Price has been appointed the head coach of the USA women's team. Price was part of ...

Saudi Arabia: Abusive Charges Against Women Activists

(Beiru) - Saudi Arabia's charges against women's rights defenders appear almost entirely related to their human rights activities, Human Rights ...

Manitoba RCMP officers face man who tried to kill them at sentencing hearing - Winnipeg

A judge has reserved his decision at a sentencing hearing for a man who shot an RCMP officer in in ...

Former diplomats warn global relations crumbling as Canadians mark 100 days in Chinese prison

Former diplomats warn global relations crumbling as Canadians mark 100 days in Chinese prison Toronto Star VANCOUVERAs a pair of ...

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Northern Ireland mourns 3 teenagers who died in tragic circumstances

CO. TYRONE, Northern Ireland - A major investigation is continuing into the events of Sunday night in Cookstown, in County ...

Southgate supports Rice amid IRA storm

London - England manager Gareth Southgate expressed his support for Declan Rice after the West Ham midfielder apologised on Thursday ...

Experts dispute testosterone test for top female athletes

Paris - Barring South African runner CAS delays Semenya verdict until April Having unusually elevated levels of the hormone - ...

Juve to avoid US pre-season amid Ronaldo rape claims - report

Milan - Cristiano Ronaldo's Juventus will play the pre-season International Champions Cup in Asia and not in the United States ...

FIFA bans former Ecuador football chief for life

Zurich - FIFA on Thursday slapped a lifetime ban on the disgraced former head of Ecuador's football federation, Luis Chiriboga ...

Finch hopes Australia carry momentum in Pakistan series

Sharjah - Australian skipper Aaron Finch hopes his team carry the momentum of a series win in India to their ...

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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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