Thu, 27 Jun 2019

Moscow backs Tehran on drone claims

JERUSALEM, Israel - Russia has taken issue with U.S. claims that the drone last week shot down by Iranian forces ...

Key nations say developments in Gulf risk miscalculation and conflict

NEW YORK, New York - France, Germany and the UK say they are gravely concerned by the increased tensions in ...

Salah sends Egypt into AFCON last 16

Cairo - Mohamed Salah scored his first goal of the Africa Cup of Nations as hosts Egypt secured a place ...

Egypt says 7 policemen killed in Sinai jihadist attack

Seven police officers have been killed in a jihadist attack in restive North Sinai, Egypt's interior ministry said on Wednesday.The ...

How much power can an image actually wield?

When the Associated Press published Julia Le Duc's photograph of a drowned Salvadoran man, Oscar Alberto Martinez Ramirez, and his ...

Canada must step up to help millions displaced inside their own countries

Record-breaking years for refugee flows have become the norm. UNHCR, the United Nations Refugee Agency, just released its annual tally ...

Shocking Musona miss costs Zimbabwe in Uganda draw

Cairo - Knowledge Musona's incredible open-goal miss proved costly as a wasteful Zimbabwe were held to a 1-1 draw by ...

Palestinians Reject Economic Solutions From 'Punitive' US

RAMALLAH/GAZA - Palestinian leaders accused the Trump administration of punishing them with one hand and offering to reward them with ...

Trump Heads to Japan for G-20 Summit

WHITE HOUSE - Just a month after a state visit to Japan, U.S. President Donald Trump is heading to the ...

Five things to know about the murder of Jamal Khashoggi

More than eight months since the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, his remains still haven't been found and individual ...

UN: Killing of Saudi Journalist Khashoggi Is International Crime

GENEVA - A U.N. investigator is calling on governments to prosecute and bring to justice Saudi officials responsible for what ...

Pompeo: India, US Can Address Differences in Spirit of Friendship

NEW DELHI - Calling for deeper cooperation with India, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo expressed optimism the two countries ...

Olesen ready to defend Italian crown in Rome

Cape Town - Thorbjorn Olesen will defend the Rolex Series title which launched his incredible 2018 season when he tees ...

OPINION: SAFA drops ball in Bafana assessment

Cape Town - The South African Football Association (SAFA) is sadly not renowned for objectivity in running its affairs or ...

Oakridge students take part in MIT STEAM festival in Warsaw

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India] June 26(ANI/NewsVoir): Students from Oakridge International School recently attended the exciting and unique MIT STEAM Festival in ...

US Military: 2 Service Members Killed in Afghanistan

ISLAMABAD - The NATO-led security alliance in Afghanistan says two U.S. soldiers were killed in an ambush in the eastern ...

US-Iran tensions: no route for de-escalation in sight

Washington and Tehran are locked in a political, economic, and propagandist confrontation - and there is no apparent way out.One ...

Michael B Jordan, Jamie Foxx discuss their characters in 'Just Mercy'

Washington D.C. [USA], June 26 (ANI): Oscar-winning actor Jamie Foxx and Michael B Jordan opened up about their characters in ...

Syrian director unites refugees and locals through drama

At a small community centre in the heart of the Egyptian port city of Alexandria, Syrian theatre director Bassem watches ...

Iran vows to ditch more nuclear curbs in war of words with US

Iran said Tuesday it will further free itself from the 2015 nuclear deal in defiance of new American sanctions as ...

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UN security council told Iran pact must be kept on foot

NEW YORK, New York - The United Nations believes the Iran nuclear deal should be salvaged, arguing that there is ...

Drug use across the globe trending higher says UN report

NEW YORK, New York - Opioids, which include both heroin and legal pain relievers, were responsible for around two-thirds of ...

United Nations peacekeepers to pull out of Haiti in October

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti - UN peacekeepers in Haiti will end their mission later this year and leave the country.In their place, ...

Fur farming in Ireland to be phased out

DUBLIN, Ireland - The Irish government on Tuesday made a decision to ban fur farming in the country.Ireland will join ...

Crown Prince Salman in Seoul for meetings on trade

SEOUL, South Korea - The Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia, Mohammed bin Salman, also known as MBS, began his trip ...

Moscow backs Tehran on drone claims

JERUSALEM, Israel - Russia has taken issue with U.S. claims that the drone last week shot down by Iranian forces ...

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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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