Mon, 19 Aug 2019

Libyans, facing political and economic collapse, lament Western help

It's been eight years since the NATO-led military intervention in Libya. Many analysts consider the action a crucial step forward ...

4 Palestinians die in two separate incidents, Israel hit by 3 rockets

GAZA, Palestinian territories - Three Palestinians were killed by the Israeli army in the northern Gaza Strip, the Palestinian health ...

Bomb explodes at wedding ceremony in Afghanistan capital

KABUL, Afghanistan - A suicide bomber has detonated explosive devices at a wedding in the capital of Afghanistan, Kabul, causing ...

North Korea test-fires new weapon, Kim personally guides test

SEOUL, South Korea - North Korean leader Kim Jong-un personally guided the test-firing of a new weapon on Friday.Kim "guided ...

India and Pakistan remain at odds over Kashmir after UN meeting

NEW YORK, New York - The UN Security Council met to consider the volatile situation surrounding Kashmir on Friday, addressing ...

Three humanitarian workers die in Syrian airstrike

DAMASCUS, Suyria - Three humanitarian workers have been killed in the southern Syrian Idlib province in yet another attack on ...

Hundreds of prisoners in U.S. jails commit suicide each year

Jeffrey Epstein's suicide in New York's Metropolitan Correction Center on Aug. 10 has brought new attention to the troubling reality ...

Government in eastern Libya denies abducting Seham Sergewa

TRIPOLI, Libya - An international human rights group has called on the Interim government in eastern Libya to exert all ...

Ukraine High On The Agenda As Macron Hosts Putin In France

French President Emmanuel Macron hosts his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, on August 19 for talks expected to focus on efforts ...

Yuvraj's reply to Shoaib Akhtar's tweet will leave you in splits!

New Delhi [India], August 19 (ANI): A serious remark made by Shoaib Akthar questioning Jofra Archer's sportsmanship over the bouncer ...

Keys rallies to beat Kuznetsova for Cincinnati WTA title

Cincinnati - Madison Keys came from a break down in both sets to defeat Svetlana Kuznetsova 7-5, 7-6 (7/5) on ...

PICS | Micho confirmed as Zamalek head coach

Cape Town - Recently-resigned Orlando Pirates tactician Milutin Sredojevic was on Monday confirmed as the head coach of Egyptian giants ...

Rassie will take 3 scrumhalves to World Cup

Cape Town - Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus will pick three specialist scrumhalves in his Rugby World Cup squad, a report ...

Chinese K-Pop Stars Publicly Back Beijing on Hong Kong

HONG KONG - At least eight K-pop stars from China and even one from Taiwan and one from Hong Kong ...

Netanyahu Touches Down In Kyiv, Hails 'Excellent' Ukraine Ties

KYIV -- Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu received the traditional bread-and-salt gesture of hospitality from young Ukrainians dressed in embroidered ...

U.S. Says Afghan Wedding Bombing Attack On 'Humanity'

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo condemned the August 17 bombing of a wedding reception in Kabul in his congratulatory ...

Crowning of Miss SA's Zozibini Tunzi makes waves around the globe

Crowning of Miss SA's Zozibini Tunzi makes waves around the globe 27 minutes ago share this Zozibini Tunzi (Photo: Gallo) ...

Why some UK firms are fine with a no-deal Brexit

With the looming threat of the UK leaving the EU without a withdrawal deal and a slim but rising risk ...

Cincinnati title lands Medvedev in world top 5

Cincinnati - Daniil Medvedev, coming off back-to-back ATP finals defeats, held off David Goffin 7-6 (7/3), 6-4 on Sunday to ...

Solskjaer's faith in Lindelof leaves Smalling, Jones in shade

United Kingdom - Manchester United coach Ole Gunnar Solskjaer wants Victor Lindelof to partner Harry Maguire all season at the ...

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Myanmar ambulance driver killed in crossfire

NAY PYI TAW, Myanmar - A volunteer ambulance driver has been killed and several others have been injured during a ...

In Kim's Threats and Appeasement, Experts See Move to Manipulate Trump

Connie Kim and Oh Taek-sung of the VOA Korean Service contributed to this report.WASHINGTON - North Korean leader Kim Jong ...

India and Pakistan remain at odds over Kashmir after UN meeting

NEW YORK, New York - The UN Security Council met to consider the volatile situation surrounding Kashmir on Friday, addressing ...

Southeast Asian carrier takes delivery of first Dreamliner

NORTH CHARLESTON, South Carolina - The first of eight 787-10 Dreamliner airplanes has been delivered to Vietnam Airlines.The Southeast Asian ...

DOH, Popcom: Save lives, practice breastfeeding, family planning

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, Aug. 14 (PIA)--Primarily geared towards saving lives and upholding the well-being of mothers and babies, the ...

Yuvraj's reply to Shoaib Akhtar's tweet will leave you in splits!

New Delhi [India], August 19 (ANI): A serious remark made by Shoaib Akthar questioning Jofra Archer's sportsmanship over the bouncer ...

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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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