Fri, 24 May 2019

Assange hit with new charges, could see him jailed for 175 years

WASHINGTON DC - A federal grand jury has returned an 18-count superseding indictment against Julian Assange,  the founder of WikiLeaks, ...

Fears Ebola epidemic could spread beyod DRC

KINSHASA, Democratic Republic of the Congo (Central Africa) - With the Democratic Republic of the Congo's worst ever Ebola outbreak ...

India Poll - Modi wins a majority of seats

NEW DELHI/KOLKATA, India - Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Hindu-nationalist party scored a historic victory in India's general election, his foreign ...

Pentagon wants reports on unidentified flying objects

U.S. Navy pilots and sailors won't be considered crazy for reporting unidentified flying objects, under new rules meant to encourage them ...

Hamas and UNRWA to blame for plight of Gazans, Greenblatt tells UNSC

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. President Donald Trump's Special Envoy to the Middle East and one of two Chief ...

Major casualties after Indonesian election protests turn violent

JAKARTA, Indonesia - Six people lost their lives while more than 200 suffered injuries after mobs clashed with security forces ...

Disabled Australians preyed on, defrauded of millions

SYDNEY, Australia - A massive fraud involving millions of dollars has been uncovered in Australia's largest city, resulting in the ...

No democracy in sight in Thailand, five years after coup

BANGKOK, THailand - Since Thailand's military seized power on May 22, 2014, the country has faced unending repression of fundamental ...

Libyan hostilities could see country become permanently divided

NEW YORK, New York - Libya is on the brink of a civil war which could result in the country ...

As migrant numbers swell on the US-Mexico border, so do unmet needs

A short walk over the bridge that connects the United States to Mexico, a group of 14 Guatemalans, the youngest ...

Centurion to host 'Boxing Day' Test between South Africa and England

Cape Town [South Africa], May 24 (ANI): Cricket South Africa (CSA) on Friday announced the fixtures for the team's home ...

Jet fuel prices reach USD 85, highest level since November: IATA

Montreal [Canada], May 24 (ANI): Jet fuel prices have reached nearly 85 dollars per barrel -- the highest level since ...

Congratulatory messages continue to pour in for PM Modi

New Delhi [India], May 24 (ANI): Congratulatory messages from leaders across the world continued to pour in for Prime Minister ...

Mexican chain Taco Bell plans to build 600 restaurants in India

Irvine (California) [USA], May 24 (ANI): Taco Bell, the world's largest Mexican-inspired restaurant chain, is continuing its major global expansion ...

Marcello Lippi named as China coach

Leeds [UK], May 24 (ANI): Chinese Football Association (CFA) on Friday appointed Marcello Lippi as their coach for the second ...

Homeschooling might not affect general health of children: study

Washington D.C. [USA], May 24 (ANI): The concept of home-schooling is gaining widespread recognition today. A new study has put ...

Philippine ?kamote? popular to early Chinese as survival food

BEIJING, China, May 24 (PIA) - Unknown to many, the Philippine kamote, also known as a poor man's crop, had ...

Britain's May Expected to Announce Her Departure

LONDON - British Prime Minister Theresa May is expected Friday to announce the date of her departure, triggering a contest ...

First Same-Sex Couples Marry in Taiwan

TAIPEI, TAIWAN - Same-sex couples tied the knot in emotional scenes in Taiwan on Friday, the first legal marriages in ...

Iranian Foreign Minister In Pakistan Amid Growing Tensions With U.S.

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif is meeting with his Pakistani counterpart, Shah Mehmood Qureshi, in Islamabad, amid growing tensions ...

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U.S. president storms out of meeting in a rage

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump totally lost it on Wednesday.In a lengthy statement he derided Democrats, kept repeating ...

Assange hit with new charges, could see him jailed for 175 years

WASHINGTON DC - A federal grand jury has returned an 18-count superseding indictment against Julian Assange,  the founder of WikiLeaks, ...

Fears Ebola epidemic could spread beyod DRC

KINSHASA, Democratic Republic of the Congo (Central Africa) - With the Democratic Republic of the Congo's worst ever Ebola outbreak ...

India Poll - Modi wins a majority of seats

NEW DELHI/KOLKATA, India - Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Hindu-nationalist party scored a historic victory in India's general election, his foreign ...

Pentagon wants reports on unidentified flying objects

U.S. Navy pilots and sailors won't be considered crazy for reporting unidentified flying objects, under new rules meant to encourage them ...

Hamas and UNRWA to blame for plight of Gazans, Greenblatt tells UNSC

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. President Donald Trump's Special Envoy to the Middle East and one of two Chief ...

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