Thu, 27 Jun 2019

United Nations peacekeepers to pull out of Haiti in October

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti - UN peacekeepers in Haiti will end their mission later this year and leave the country.In their place, ...

Fur farming in Ireland to be phased out

DUBLIN, Ireland - The Irish government on Tuesday made a decision to ban fur farming in the country.Ireland will join ...

Crown Prince Salman in Seoul for meetings on trade

SEOUL, South Korea - The Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia, Mohammed bin Salman, also known as MBS, began his trip ...

Moscow backs Tehran on drone claims

JERUSALEM, Israel - Russia has taken issue with U.S. claims that the drone last week shot down by Iranian forces ...

Key nations say developments in Gulf risk miscalculation and conflict

NEW YORK, New York - France, Germany and the UK say they are gravely concerned by the increased tensions in ...

Mid-air collision of 2 Eurofighter planes north of Berlin

BERLIN, Germany - Two Eurofighter jets attached to the German Airforce were involved in a mid-air collision on Monday over ...

Woman, two minor daughters enticed from Guatemala, treated as slaves

SACRAMENTO, California - A Californian couple have been accused of treating a Guatamalanl woman and her two minor daughters as ...

Social media ban in two states of Myannmar restricting communications

With "no media access" in parts of the country and "serious restrictions" on humanitarian organizations, the United Nations expert on ...

Chicago federal court covicts pair for support of Islamic State

CHICAGO, Illinois - Two Chicago men are facing decades in jail after being convicted of conspiring to give material support ...

Seoul: US, N. Korea in Talks to Set Up 3rd Trump-Kim Summit

SEOUL - North Korean and U.S. officials are holding "behind-the-scenes talks" to arrange a third summit between President Donald Trump ...

Voters Get First Up-Close Look at 2020 Democratic Contenders

WASHINGTON / MIAMI - It is more than 16 months until the next U.S. presidential election in late 2020, but ...

Rahat Fateh Ali Khan awarded honourary degree by Oxford University

London [UK], Jun 27 (ANI): Iconic Pakistani playback and Qawwali singer Rahat Fateh Ali Khan was on Wednesday awarded with ...

Europe Urges Iran Not to Renege on Nuclear Deal Commitments

UNITED NATIONS - Europe urged Iran on Wednesday to continue implementing its commitments under a 2015 nuclear deal and not ...

NATO Weighs Boost to Air Defenses Over Russia Missile System

BRUSSELS - NATO is considering beefing up European air and missile defenses and ramping up its war games plans should ...

Imran Khan congratulates team for great comeback in CWC'19

Islamabad [Pakistan], June 27 (ANI): Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday congratulated the Pakistan cricket team for making a great ...

How much power can an image actually wield?

When the Associated Press published Julia Le Duc's photograph of a drowned Salvadoran man, Oscar Alberto Martinez Ramirez, and his ...

Tajik Officials Use Family Members To Pressure Critics To Return

Tajikistan's government has earned an unfavorable reputation in recent years as authorities have stepped up a campaign to eliminate any ...

Kerber happy with perfect Wimbledon preparation at Eastbourne

Eastbourne - Wimbledon champion Angelique Kerber is feeling confident ahead of the defence of her title after easing into the ...

FIFA open disciplinary action against Cameroon

Paris - FIFA on Wednesday announced disciplinary proceedings against Cameroon for misconduct and offensive behaviour in their Women's World Cup ...

Rapinoe, European power and VAR dominate noisy World Cup rest day

Paris - As the eight survivors caught their breaths, nursed their injuries and prepared for their quarter-finals, the headlines at ...

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Drug use across the globe trending higher says UN report

NEW YORK, New York - Opioids, which include both heroin and legal pain relievers, were responsible for around two-thirds of ...

United Nations peacekeepers to pull out of Haiti in October

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti - UN peacekeepers in Haiti will end their mission later this year and leave the country.In their place, ...

Fur farming in Ireland to be phased out

DUBLIN, Ireland - The Irish government on Tuesday made a decision to ban fur farming in the country.Ireland will join ...

Crown Prince Salman in Seoul for meetings on trade

SEOUL, South Korea - The Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia, Mohammed bin Salman, also known as MBS, began his trip ...

Moscow backs Tehran on drone claims

JERUSALEM, Israel - Russia has taken issue with U.S. claims that the drone last week shot down by Iranian forces ...

Key nations say developments in Gulf risk miscalculation and conflict

NEW YORK, New York - France, Germany and the UK say they are gravely concerned by the increased tensions in ...

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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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