Wed, 24 Apr 2019

NZealand, France announce bid to end violent extremism online

New Zealand and France will bring together global leaders at a Paris summit next month aimed at stopping social media ...

World Wood Day Event Praises Iranian Artist's Work

The World Wood Day event recently held in Austria rewarded a magnificent work of art by Alireza Bavandpour, a prominent ...

White: 2019 RWC will be the most competitive

Cape Town - Former Springbok coach Jake White has predicted that the 2019 Rugby World Cup will be the most ...

NASA Probe Detects Likely 'Marsquake' - an Interplanetary First

NASA's robotic probe InSight has detected and measured what scientists believe to be a 'marsquake,' marking the first time a ...

In Camp of Diehard IS Supporters, Some Women Express Regrets

AL-HOL CAMP, SYRIA - The women say it was misguided religious faith, naivete, a search for something to believe in ...

Nobel Laureate Murad Urges Justice for Yazidi Victims of IS

UNITED NATIONS - Nobel laureate and former Islamic State captive Nadia Murad reproached the international community Tuesday, saying in the ...

Vladivostok Summit: Kim departs for Russia on train

Pyongyang [North Korea], Apr 24 (ANI): North Korean leader Kim Jong-un on Wednesday embarked for Russia by a train for ...

Eriksen late show keeps Spurs on course for top four finish

London - Christian Eriksen consolidated Tottenham Hotpsur's place in the Premier League's top four as his superb late strike sealed ...

Strait of Hormuz: The World's Most Important Oil Artery

LONDON - Iran has said it would block the Strait of Hormuz if it was barred from using the strategic ...

Japan's PM Vows to Help France in Rebuilding Notre Dame

PARIS - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is pledging to help France rebuild the fire-ravaged Notre Dame Cathedral. Abe stopped ...

Kushner Plays Down Russia's Interference in 2016 Election

NEW YORK - White House senior adviser Jared Kushner said Tuesday the investigations into Russia's interference in the 2016 presidential ...

UK's May Under Fire as Parliament Returns From Brexit Break

LONDON - British Prime Minister Theresa May faced renewed pressure Tuesday from her restive Conservative Party to resign as lawmakers ...

Turkey's Sole Communist Mayor Promises Small Steps to Socialism

TUNCELI - Capitalism is too firmly entrenched in Turkey to be uprooted overnight, according to the country's sole communist mayor, ...

Turkey Slams US as Tensions Escalate Over Iranian Sanctions

ISTANBUL - U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to end waivers from sanctions for countries importing Iranian oil threatens to further ...

Morocco Trains Foreign Students in Its Practice of Moderate Islam

RABAT - Naminata Koulibaly, 30, receives training in a Moroccan Muslim teaching institute, founded by King Mohammed VI in 2015, ...

Petkovic sets up German duel with Kerber in Stuttgart

Berlin - Angelique Kerber will face compatriot Andrea Petkovic in the second round of this week's WTA tournament in Stuttgart ...

Putin Views Launch of New Submarine to Carry Nuclear Drones

MOSCOW - Russian President Vladimir Putin has watched the launch of a new submarine intended to carry prospective underwater nuclear ...

5 most deadly industrial and transportation disasters in the USSR

Despite the efforts of the Soviet leadership to hush up these catastrophes, they were so horrible that the truth was ...

10 favorites who won the heart of a Romanov

At the royal court, affairs were quite a usual pastime - and yes, the emperors and empresses were often involved. ...

JSE closes firmer as weaker rand lifts rand hedges

The JSE eked out gains on Tuesday mainly on the back of gains recorded in resources and rand hedges which ...

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Palestinian boy who tried to flee Israeli captors is shot in both legs

WEST BANK, Palestinian territories - A bound and blindfolded 15-year old Palestinian schoolboy has been shot in both legs because, ...

140 people have contacted police over death of Lyra McKee

DERRY/LONDONDERRY, Northern Ireland - Police investigating the murder of Belfast journalist Lyra McKee have been overwhelmed with support so far ...

39-year old man appears in Sydney court charged with false bomb report

SYDNEY, Australia - A 39-year old man appeared before a Sydney court on Wednesday charged with a hoax bomb threat ...

Whistleblower Chelsea Manning to stay in jail indefinitely

RICHMOND, Virginia - Former U.S. Private Chelsea Manning who leaked classified U.S. military documents which exposed atrocities during the Iraq ...

Libyan clashes causing untold grief for civilians

TRIPOLI, Libya - Civlians are still being killed and injured since fighting began near the Libyan capital Tripoli nearly 3 ...

Internet crime in America almost doubled last year

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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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