Fri, 22 Mar 2019

U.S. president launches another attack on former senator McCain

LIMA, Ohio - U.S. President Donald Trump was at it again on Wednesday at the U.S. army tank plant in Lima, Ohio. ...

Malaysia doing its bit in supporting UNIFIL

BEIRUT, Lebanon - As U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo flew into Beirut, in Lebanon on Friday, it was business ...

U.S. secretary of state telephones Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman

JERUSALEM, Israel - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has taken time out on his current tour of the Midle ...

Heavy fighting continues in Yemen despite truce

With the UN announcing a  new plan  to shore up the December 2018  Stockholm Agreement between Yemen’s warring parties, the ...

Pompeo renews call for end to isolation of Qatar

KUWAIT CITY, Kuwait  - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has renewed a call for Gulf countries to settle their ...

Devastation in south-west Africa growing by the hour

The full scale of the devastation caused by Tropical Cyclone Idai in south-west Africa is becoming clearer, the UN said ...

Four road deaths in Ireland on bank holiday weekend

DUBLIN, Ireland - Over the 3-day holiday weekend, 16-18 March 2019, four people died in road traffic collisions in Ireland. ...

Stopping the spread of hatred on social media

The deadly  attack on two mosques in Christchurch , New Zealand, in which 50 people were killed and many others ...

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 ...

Brexit Without a Deal will Cost Bulgaria 111 Million Euros a Year

In the case of Brexit without agreement, Bulgaria will lose EUR 111 million a year (EUR 16 per capita), and ...

Iraq Ferry Capsizes, Killing at Least 94

At least 94 people were killed when an overloaded ferry capsized on the Tigris River near the Iraqi city of ...

More children killed by unsafe water, than bullets, says UNICEF chief

UNICEFs 16-nation study into how water supplies effect children caught up in emergencies, also shows that children under-five are on ...

Brexit Day Delayed as EU Seizes Control of Exit Date

LONDON - In the past two years, British Prime Minister Theresa May has insisted repeatedly that Britain will exit the ...

UNESCO Campaign Tackles Racism

PARIS - The Paris-based U.N. Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization on Thursday launched a campaign to fight prejudice. The move ...

Iraq Ferry Capsizes, Killing at Least 83

At least 83 people were killed when an overloaded ferry capsized Thursday on the Tigris River near the Iraqi city ...

France Urges Iran to Free Human Rights Lawyer

PARIS - France on Thursday called for Iranian human rights lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh to be released and warned Tehran that ...

Tribes Call for Ban on Drilling Near Sacred New Mexico site

ACOMA PUEBLO, N.M. - Native American leaders are banding together to pressure U.S. officials to ban oil and gas exploration ...

I do not believe we should revoke Article 50: May

Brussels [Belgium], Mar 22 (ANI): British Prime Minister Theresa May on Thursday said she does not "believe" Article 50 should ...

Venezuelan Agents Arrest Guaido's Top Aide

Venezuelan opposition leader and self-declared interim president Juan Guaido says intelligence agents working for President Nicolas Maduro have arrested his ...

Tibetan Set to Become World's Longest-serving Political Prisoner

Members of the Tibetan parliament-in-exile are calling international attention to the case of long-imprisoned dissident Lodoe Gyamtso, who with a ...

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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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