Thu, 14 Nov 2019

Australian High Court to hear appeal by George Pell

MELBOURNE, Victoria, Australia - The Australian High Court will hear an appeal of a decision in August by the Court ...

Unrest in South America resembles Arab Spring

The news that Bolivian President Evo Morales is resigning amid an election fraud scandal highlights an unfortunate reality about South ...

U.S. and China could split world economy in two

It's tempting to laugh off the U.S.-China trade dispute as a soap opera featuring men with big hair and bigger ...

Collision between 2 trains in Bangladesh leave many dead

DHAKA, Bangladesh - There has been a major loss of life and scores of people injured after a collision between ...

President Trump preparing to release transcript of second call

ANDREWS AIR FORCE BASE, Maryland - U.S. President Donald Trump, contrary to reports, insists he wants his impeachment hearings public.Asked ...

Mixed feelings for East Germans as 30th anniversary passes

Thirty years ago, on November 9, with a sense of momentous events palpable in Berlin's famous air, East Germans began ...

United Arab Emirates wants Iran dealt with diplomatically

ABU DHABI, UAE - One of the major countries in the GCC and the Arab League has called for a ...

60,000 teenagers stranded in Italy without family or support

United Nations agencies on Friday highlighted the dire needs of thousands of unaccompanied and separated children who have arrived in ...

Indore Test: Bangladesh wins toss, opts to bat first

Indore (Madhya Pradesh) [India], Nov 14 (ANI): Bangladesh won the toss and elected to bat first in the first Test ...

Dale Steyn, Jason Roy register themselves for PSL 2020 draft

London [UK], Nov 14 (ANI): South Africa pacer Dale Steyn and England batsman Jason Roy are a part of 28 ...

Mohammad Nabi to represent Kent Spitfire in Vitality Blast 2020

Canterbury [UK], Nov 14 (ANI): Afghanistan all-rounder Mohammad Nabi will be representing Kent Spitfire for the second year in a ...

Water prices increasingly unaffordable for low-income households

Environmentalists and water economists have long argued that Canadian households have not conserved water in part because it is priced ...

Venezuelan Opposition Group Ends Occupation of Embassy in Brazil

BRASILIA - Backers of Venezuela's opposition leader Juan Guaido left the country's embassy in Brasilia on Wednesday, after a tense ...

Former Top Kuomintang Aide James Soong Joins Taiwan Presidential Race

Former top KMT official James Soong entered Taiwan's presidential race on Wednesday, representing the People First Party he founded in ...

Chile's footballers refuse to play Peru friendly due to crisis

Santiago - Chile's footballers have refused to play in next week's friendly against Peru due to the weeks-long crisis in ...

Beckham's Miami team to face Galaxy in home opener

Fort Lauderdale- David Beckham's Inter Miami Major League Soccer franchise will make their home debut against the superstar's former team ...

Miller rested and ready to shine in MSL 2.0

Durban - Following a whirlwind couple of years travelling the globe playing T20 cricket, a period of downtime for master ...

Kenyan army attacked telecom towers in Somalia: UN

A new report by United Nations special investigators says Kenya's military was responsible for five attacks on telecommunications masts in ...

Initiative Aims to Expand Diabetes Treatment

GENEVA - On the eve of World Diabetes Day, November 14, the World Health Organization is launching a new initiative ...

Strained US-Turkey Ties as Trump and Erdogan Hold Meeting

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump and Turkey's leader, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, met Wednesday as relations between the NATO allies have ...

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Mohammad Nabi to represent Kent Spitfire in Vitality Blast 2020

Canterbury [UK], Nov 14 (ANI): Afghanistan all-rounder Mohammad Nabi will be representing Kent Spitfire for the second year in a ...

Don Cherry debacle highlights the whiteness of hockey

Despite Canada's claim that it's a multicultural country, that's not the reality of one of the country's national sports, ice ...

Chile's footballers refuse to play Peru friendly due to crisis

Santiago - Chile's footballers have refused to play in next week's friendly against Peru due to the weeks-long crisis in ...

Beckham's Miami team to face Galaxy in home opener

Fort Lauderdale- David Beckham's Inter Miami Major League Soccer franchise will make their home debut against the superstar's former team ...

Miller rested and ready to shine in MSL 2.0

Durban - Following a whirlwind couple of years travelling the globe playing T20 cricket, a period of downtime for master ...

As Proteas seek recovery, Linde putting hand up

Cape Town - With the Proteas in a world of trouble following a worrying few months of shocking results, South ...

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