Tue, 21 Jan 2020

Famous Pakistani HR Defender Detained for Hours

ISLAMABAD - Authorities in Pakistan detained a human rights defender for seven hours at an airport as she tried to ...

Davos Bolsters Security as Protesters March Toward Venue

Hundreds of disgruntled protesters against the elite World Economic Forum are marching through the Alpine snows toward its annual gathering ...

UK PM Boris Johnson seeks post-Brexit deals at Africa summit

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson meets 16 African leaders at an investment summit on Monday that will see Britain cast ...

Bismah Maroof to lead Pakistan T20 World Cup squad; Sana Mir dropped

Lahore [Pakistan], Jan 20 (ANI): Former Pakistan skipper Sana Mir has been dropped from the upcoming T20 World Cup squad ...

Mboweni heads to the UK for investment charm offensive

Minister of Finance Tito Mboweni will lead a SA government delegation to an investment summit in the United Kingdom on ...

Cyprus accuses Turkey of being 'pirate state'

PanARMENIAN.Net - Cyprus accused Turkey of being 'pirate state', attacking Ankara's exploratory oil and gas drilling off its coastal waters ...

Dozens of Iraqi Protesters Wounded as Anti-Government Unrest Resumes

BAGHDAD - Dozens of Iraqi protesters were wounded in Baghdad and other cities on Monday in clashes with security forces ...

AISA, other student organisations hold march against CAA-NRC in Delhi

New Delhi [India], Jan 20 (ANI): All India Students' Association (AISA) and other organisations on Monday held a protest march ...

No change in UK's position on incident in Salisbury: Boris Johnson

Moscow [Russia], Jan 20 (ANI/Sputnik): UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson told Russian President Vladimir Putin that London's position on the ...

North Korean Foreign Minister replaced

Seoul [South Korea], Jan 20 (ANI): As the talks between the US and North Korea over denuclearisation remain stalled, Pyongyang ...

Trump backers and critics clash as impeachment trial nears

Donald Trump's defenders and supporters skirmished over the airwaves on Sunday a day after the US president's legal team dismissed ...

OWWA to provide livelihood aid for repatriated OFWs from Iraq

The first batch of OFWs repatriated from Iraq arrived at the NAIA Terminal 3 on Jan. 15, 2020. (Photo courtesy ...

Suspected ISI agent arrested in Varanasi

Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Jan 20 (ANI): A suspected Inter-Service Intelligence (ISI) agent was arrested in Varanasi on Monday in ...

Senior US Diplomat in Pakistan Amid Warming Mutual Ties

ISLAMABAD - A senior American diplomat began a four-day official visit to Pakistan Sunday amid warming bilateral relations that have ...

Despite Cease-Fire, Clashes Continue in Syria's Idlib

WASHINGTON - Fierce clashes continued Sunday between Syrian government forces and rebel fighters in the northwestern province of Idlib, despite ...

Putin Denies He Wants to Remain in Power Indefinitely

Russia's Vladimir Putin is denying that he's planning to retain his grip on power when he relinquishes his country's presidency ...

A Sunday Fight Over Trump's Impeachment Trial

WASHINGTON - Key players in the impeachment trial of U.S. President Donald Trump and his defense argued sharply Sunday whether ...

OPINION: Putin has a new plan to hold power over Russia forever

In his state of the nation address on Wednesday, Russian President Vladimir Putin proposed a sweeping constitutional reform that would ...

Senior US Diplomat in Pakistan Amid Warmth in Mutual Ties

ISLAMABAD - A senior American diplomat began a four-day official visit to Pakistan Sunday amid warming bilateral relations that have ...

EU denies reports of it cutting pre-accession aid to Turkey by 75%

Brussels [Belgium], Jan 19 (ANI): The European Union (EU) on Sunday denied media reports that it had agreed to new ...

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49ers outclass Packers to earn way to Super Bowl

The San Francisco 49ers are on their way to Miami to face the Kansas City Chiefs in Super Bowl LIV. ...

Grandson of JFK urges Republicans to break ranks with Trump

NEW YORK, New York - President John F. Kennedy's only grandson has called on Republican Senators to hear from witnesses ...

Trump trial arguments get airing on Sunday talk shows

WASHINGTON - Key players in the impeachment trial of U.S. President Donald Trump and his defense argued sharply Sunday whether ...

Trump gives supporters recount of running commentary of assassination

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President Donald Trump has recounted minute-by-minute details of the air raid that killed Iranian General Qasem ...

Of 20 abducted Indian crew members, one dies, 19 released

ABUJA, Nigeria - The Indian Mission in Nigeria on Sunday said that 20 seafarers who were kidnapped by pirates last ...

Prince Harry and Meghan to cut formal ties with Palace

LONDON, UK - While Prince Harry will continue to be Prince Harry, and he and his wife will remain the ...

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