Wed, 20 Nov 2019

Men caught smuggling 233kgs of Cocaine from Mexico to Australia

SYDNEY, Australia - Federal and state agencies in Australia and overseas have had a major breakthrough in a weeks-long investigation ...

Trump overturns decades-long policy on Israeli settlements

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President Donald Trump has bowed to pressure by Israel to up-end a decades-long policy of regarding ...

Violence at Hong Kong protests turns ugly

HONG KONG - A number of protesters in Hong Kong have accidently caught fire after throwing petrol bombs and molotov ...

One third of Afghan population facing severe acute food insecurity

Over the last three months (August to October 2019), around one-third of the Afghan population required urgent humanitarian action, according ...

Search for gunman after shooting of ten people in Fresno

FRESNO, California - Fresno remains in shock after being the latest U.S. city to endure a mass shooting.The death toll ...

FBI indictment of Epstein did not extend to British prince accusations

WASHINGTON, DC - Charges leveled by the FBI against Jeffrey Epsten filed before his suicide did not extend to claims ...

Israeli army cops flak after blinding journalist in one eye

The International Federation of Journalists, the global advocacy group founded in1926, slammed the Israeli army for the shooting of a ...

Rohingya refugees get backing of international court

Judges of the International Criminal Court (ICC) have authorized an investigation into alleged crimes against humanity, namely deportation, which have ...

Tajikistan keeps budget afloat on $1.1Bln bed of debt

Tajikistan intends to borrow $1.1 billion over the coming four years to avoid running budget deficits, a newly approved government ...

Color of ball doesn't matter to our seamers, says Wriddhiman Saha

Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], Nov 20 (ANI): Ahead of the upcoming day-night Test against Bangladesh, wicket-keeper batsman Wriddhiman Saha lauded ...

From Zimbabwe to Bolivia: what makes a military coup?

Evo Morales, president of Bolivia since 2006, resigned on November 10 following weeks of demonstrations triggered by a disputed election ...

Pakistani Opposition Calls Off Road Blockades

ISLAMABAD -- A radical Pakistani cleric and other opposition leaders have called on their supporters to stop blocking roads in ...

Ramaphosa must lead SA to its 'Golden Age'

As President Cyril Ramaphosa seems to be settling down into the highest position in the land, albeit leading a divided ...

5 players set to battle it out for Dubai jackpot

Cape Town - The European Tour season is set for a thrilling finale with five players still in line to ...

4 years on, traditionalist India joins pink-ball party

Kolkata - India will become the last major cricketing nation to enter the pink-ball Test era on Friday after long ...

Protests end 60-year run for Hong Kong Open

Hong Kong - Next week's Hong Kong Open, one of the biggest and oldest golf tournaments in Asia, was postponed ...

Pumas wing Moyano joins Toulon

Paris - Argentina winger Ramiro Moyano has joined French side Toulon until the end of the season, the Top 14 ...

Birkett, Nzimande announce surprise Dusi 2020 combo

Cape Town - Nine-time Dusi Canoe Marathon champion Andy Birkett will contest the 2020 K2 edition of the race with ...

FIFA puts SA broadcasters on alert for CAF TV rights

Cape Town - FIFA has put South African broadcasters on alert following confirmation of the opening of a tender process ...

'Revenge porn', leaked selfies: sextortion spreads in Iraq

The threat came by anonymous Instagram message one late Iraqi evening, making Hala's blood run cold: "I've got all your ...

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Swedish prosecutor discontinues investigation into Julian Assange

STOCKHOLM, Sweden - After pursuing WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange for nearly a decade, Sweden on Monday abandoned its investigation of ...

Men caught smuggling 233kgs of Cocaine from Mexico to Australia

SYDNEY, Australia - Federal and state agencies in Australia and overseas have had a major breakthrough in a weeks-long investigation ...

Trump overturns decades-long policy on Israeli settlements

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President Donald Trump has bowed to pressure by Israel to up-end a decades-long policy of regarding ...

Violence at Hong Kong protests turns ugly

HONG KONG - A number of protesters in Hong Kong have accidently caught fire after throwing petrol bombs and molotov ...

One third of Afghan population facing severe acute food insecurity

Over the last three months (August to October 2019), around one-third of the Afghan population required urgent humanitarian action, according ...

Search for gunman after shooting of ten people in Fresno

FRESNO, California - Fresno remains in shock after being the latest U.S. city to endure a mass shooting.The death toll ...

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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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