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Kieswetter: SARS' illicit economy unit has recovered R2.6bn so far

The South African Revenue Service's unit that tackles illicit financial flows has recovered R2.6bn in taxes since April 2019.Delivering the ...


Sec. Dar brings aid to Ormin farmers

CALAPAN CITY, Oriental Mindoro, Jan. 24 (PIA) - Agriculture Secretary William D. Dar launched the Rice Farmers' Financial Assistance (RFFA) ...


Army's 301st Brigade sends troops to secure Dinagyang Festival

CAMP HERNANDEZ, Dingle, Iloilo, Jan. 24- The Army's 301st Infantry (Bayanihan) Brigade, together with PNP Region VI and other Local ...


Tagalog News: Sec. Dar, hinikayat ang mga millennial sa agrikultura

SAN JOSE, Occidental Mindoro, Enero 24 (PIA) - Hinimok ni Department of Agriculture (DA) Secretary William Dar ang mga kabataan, ...


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New cases of hog virus reported on Philippine island of Luzon

LINGAYEN, Pangasinan, Jan. 24 (PIA) - As China is grappling to contain an outbreak of coronavirus, in the Philippipines, the ...

Huanggang locks down over coronovirus threat

BEIJING, China - The authorities in Huanggang city in China have imposed a quarantine lockdown in a bid to stop ...

Tragic Australian bushfires claim lives of U.S. firefighters

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Flags will be flown at half mast throughout New South Wales in Australia on Friday, following ...

WHO: Coronavirus could spread to other countries "in coming days"

GENEVA, Switzerland - The World Health Organization (WHO) says the novel coronavirus could spread to other countries "in the coming ...

China Tries to Stop Spread of Virus But No Vaccine in Sight

BEIJING - China has locked down 10 cities out of concern about the spread of the mysterious new coronavirus, which ...

Report: Paris Eternal also will call New Jersey home

Paris is the "City of Light," but for the upcoming Overwatch League season, it will have a little "Garden State" ...

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Study says Dublin Airport supporting or facilitating 130,000 jobs

DUBLIN, Ireland - The importance of the tourism industry to Ireland has been highlighted in a report which has examined ...

Chinese stocks sink as investors panic over spreading virus

SYDNEY, Australia - Shares in China dropped sharply on Friday as two populous cities in the country went into lockdown ...

Queen Elizabeth grants Royal Assent to Brexit Bill

LONDON, UK - Britain Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Brexit bill finally became law after receiving royal assent from Queen Elizabeth ...

Huanggang locks down over coronovirus threat

BEIJING, China - The authorities in Huanggang city in China have imposed a quarantine lockdown in a bid to stop ...

Small nations dominate rankings of least corrupt countries

WELLINGTON, New Zealand | COPENHAGEN, Denmark - New Zealand and Denmark have jointly been awarded the least corrupt countries in ...

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New cases of hog virus reported on Philippine island of Luzon

LINGAYEN, Pangasinan, Jan. 24 (PIA) - As China is grappling to contain an outbreak of coronavirus, in the Philippipines, the ...


Queen Elizabeth grants Royal Assent to Brexit Bill

LONDON, UK - Britain Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Brexit bill finally became law after receiving royal assent from Queen Elizabeth ...


District of Columbia goes after Trump, files lawsuit

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President Donald Trump's inaugural committee spent more than $1 million to book a ballroom at the ...


Tragic Australian bushfires claim lives of U.S. firefighters

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Flags will be flown at half mast throughout New South Wales in Australia on Friday, following ...


Presidents and royalty attend World Holocaust Forum in Israel

Heads of state and government from dozens of countries arrived in Jerusalem to mark the 75th anniversary of the liberation ...


Public health emergency decision over new coronavirus still pending

GENEVA, Switzerland (ANI/Sputnik) - The WHO Emergency Committee held a discussion on Wednesday over concerns about the coronavirus outbreak in ...


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