Wed, 12 Dec 2018

Iran welcomes Armenia parliamentary elections

PanARMENIAN.Net - Iran 's Foreign Minister spokesman Bahram Ghasemi welcomed the recent parliamentary elections in Armenia , expressing hope that ...

Red Tape, Funding Problems Hamper Lion Air Black Box Search

JAKARTA - Bureaucratic wrangling and funding problems have hampered the search for the cockpit voice recorder of a crashed Lion ...

Iran Denies Link to Arms Seized in Central Afghanistan

Iran has roundly dismissed claims of its links to a weapons cache discovered in Afghanistan's central province of Ghazni, warning ...

BSP to support Congress in MP, Rajasthan

New Delhi [India], Dec 12 (ANI): Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) on Wednesday extended support to the Congress party in Madhya ...

Trump Not Concerned About Impeachment, Defends Payments to Women

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he was not concerned that he could be impeached and that hush ...

Spain Grapples with Surging Number of Teenage Migrants

BARCELONA, SPAIN - Slouched on a bench at a Barcelona police station, five teenagers waited patiently on a recent Friday ...

US Deflects UN Request to Fund Humanitarian Aid for N. Korea

WASHINGTON - The United States is resisting calls from the United Nations to provide humanitarian aid to North Korea, citing ...

Trump Says Standing by Saudi Crown Prince Despite Pleas From Senate

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that he stood by Saudi Arabia's crown prince despite a CIA ...

UN Reaches 'Remarkable' But Vague 'Milestone' in Anti-Slavery Fight

LONDON - Anti-slavery activists on Tuesday hailed a United Nations global pact on migrants as a potential milestone in the ...

Trump Says He Would Intervene in Meng Case to Reach Trade Deal

President Donald Trump says he would intervene in the case against Chinese telecom executive Meng Wanzhou if it means reaching ...

Stormy Daniels to pay $294,000 to Trump as legal fees

Washington DC [USA], Dec 12 (ANI): A US judge on Tuesday ordered adult film star, Stormy Daniels, to pay USD ...

Brexit deal can't be renegotiated: EU leaders

Berlin/Brussels [Germany/Belgium], Dec 12 (ANI): The leaders of the European Union (EU) on Tuesday clearly said that the United Kingdom's ...

Brazil Green Groups Prepare Climate-Change Contingency Plan

KATOWICE, POLAND - With its wooden walls and posters on protecting forests and fauna, Brazil's pavilion at the U.N. climate ...

US Demands Answers from Cuba on Imprisoned Dissidents

The Trump administration is demanding answers from Cuba about eight detainees it says are political prisoners held by the communist ...

US Energy Secretary Urges Iraq to Quit Dependency on Iran

BAGHDAD - U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry arrived in Baghdad on a trade mission Tuesday urging Iraq to reduce its ...

Will respect what ICJ decides: Ex-Italy PM on Italian marines case

New Delhi [India], Dec 12 (ANI): Former Italian Prime Minister Enrico Letta said that both India and Italy have to ...

At Least 2 Killed, 11 Wounded in French Christmas Market Shooting

STRASBOURG, FRANCE - A lone gunman shot dead at least two people and wounded 11 others near a Christmas market ...

War, Hunger and A Housing Boom: Welcome to Africa's Most Crowded City

NAIROBI - Conflict, drought and floods have pushed a record number of Somalis into Mogadishu, making it Africa's most crowded ...

US Returns 3 Disputed Bells Taken from Philippines in 1901

MANILA, PHILIPPINES - For over a century, the Bells of Balangiga have not rung in the Philippines, a silence that ...

ICRC: Conditions in Yemen Expected to Worsen Even if Peace Takes Hold

GENEVA - The International Committee of the Red Cross warns conditions in Yemen are expected to worsen even if a ...

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Shooting in Brazil: Gunman opens fire at Catholic cathedral

SAO PAULO, Brazil - In one of the worst mass shootings in Brazil's recent history, a gunman opened fire inside ...

Time magazine pays tribute to Khashoggi and colleagues

  NEW YORK, New York - The stout man with the gray goatee and the gentle demeanor dared to disagree ...

Strasbourg shooting: Two killed, 11 seriously injured

PARIS, France - In a shocking shooting incident that led to the entire eastern French city of Strasbourg to be ...

Kim Jong Un leaves Seoul guessing over planned visit

SEOUL, South Korea - The North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's planned visit to the South Korean capital, Seoul, which ...

Migration comes to fore at Marrakesh summit

MARRAKESH, Morocco – Countries from around the world tackled the migration issues on Monday adopting the Global Compact for Migration ...

May admits backstop still a major hurdle for Brexit

LONDON, UK -  British Prime Minister Theresa May on Monday deferred a crucial parliamentary vote on the controversial Brexit deal, that ...

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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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