Sat, 23 Mar 2019

War in Afghanistan claims lives of 2 U.S. troops

KABUL, Afghanistan - Two U.S. soldiers have been killed in war-torn Afghanistan during an operation, an official statement said Friday. ...

11 arrests in Greater Belfast over alleged paramilitary activities

BELFAST, Northern Ireland - A significant search and arrest operation against the criminal activities of the East Belfast Ulster Volunteer ...

Netanyahu praises Trump for Golan Heights recognition

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump said Thursday the United States is recognizing Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights, ...

Two thirds of those who died in Mosul ferry disaster were women

MOSUL, Iraq - Nearly 100 people, mostly women and children, have drowned after a ferry packed with families celebrating Kurdish ...

U.S. president launches another attack on former senator McCain

LIMA, Ohio - U.S. President Donald Trump was at it again on Wednesday at the U.S. army tank plant in Lima, Ohio. ...

Malaysia doing its bit in supporting UNIFIL

BEIRUT, Lebanon - As U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo flew into Beirut, in Lebanon on Friday, it was business ...

U.S. secretary of state telephones Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman

JERUSALEM, Israel - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has taken time out on his current tour of the Midle ...

Heavy fighting continues in Yemen despite truce

With the UN announcing a  new plan  to shore up the December 2018  Stockholm Agreement between Yemen’s warring parties, the ...

Pompeo renews call for end to isolation of Qatar

KUWAIT CITY, Kuwait  - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has renewed a call for Gulf countries to settle their ...

Armenia wins two medals at Gymnastics World Cup

PanARMENIAN.Net - Armenian athletes have won two medals at the FIG Gymnastics World Cup , currently underway in Doha, Qatar. ...

Blow for Mumbai Indians, Adam Milne pulls out

London [UK], Mar 23 (ANI): Mumbai Indians have lost another overseas fast bowler as Adam Milne of New Zealand pulled ...

Fanmojo shines a light on Shaw talent

New Delhi [India] March 23 (ANI/ NewsVoir): Keeping an eye on the rising popularity of fantasy sports in India, Fanmojo ...

Lasith Malinga to retire after T20 World Cup

Dubai [UAE], Mar 23 (ANI): Sri Lanka limited-overs captain Lasith Malinga is hopeful to play in the T20 World Cup ...

Delhi court ordered attachment of Mallya's properties

New Delhi [India], Mar 23 (ANI): Patiala House Court on March 19 ordered attachment of Vijay Mallya's properties in Bengaluru ...

Over 800 grams gold seized at Hyderabad airport

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], Mar 23 (ANI): The Hyderabad Customs Department seized over 800 grams gold at Rajiv Gandhi International Airport ...

Quit bad financial decision-making that's holding you back

Just the notion of sound financial decision-making is enough to make millions of people whimper in fear, as quite frankly, ...

SuperSport Park honours Proteas women's icon

Cape Town - Ahead of the start of the second T20 international between South Africa and Sri Lanka, SuperSport Park ...

White people caused Cyclone Idai, says BLF

Cyclone Idai, a tropical cyclone that hit Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi, is not a natural disaster but a direct consequence ...

Democratic Hopes in ASEAN Hinge on Thailand, AnalystsSay

BANGKOK - Thai voters head to the polls Sunday for the first time in nearly five years, and analysts say ...

U.S. Discuss Afghanistan With Russia, China, EU Officials

WASHINGTON -- U.S. officials have exchanged views with representatives of Russia and China on the current status of the Afghan ...

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Dassault Systèmes expands hub in Ireland

CORK CITY, Ireland - French and Irish business leaders, politicians and diplomats got together this week for the opening of ...

Venezuelan government-owned BANDES bank banned by U.S. treasury

WASHINGTON DC - The U.S. treasury has imposed sanctions on the government-owned and controlled Venzuelan bank, Banco de Desarrollo Economico ...

U.S. stocks get slammed, Nasdaq loses 2.50%

NEW YORK, New York - Equity markets tumbled, bond markets rose, and the U.S. was bought up against the euro, ...

Stocks in Asia fail to set any records on Friday

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia drifted on Friday, in a lacklustre close to the week. The Australian All Ordinaries ...

UK gets extension for withdrawal from European Union

BRUSSELS, Belgium - Britain has received a two week extension to its Brexit deadline, however this could become 10 weeks ...

UK public getting tired of political games

Brexit increasingly looks like a train crash in slow motion. Watching the British parliament going through consecutive Brexit votes, however, ...

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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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