Sat, 20 Apr 2019

South Africa mourns worshippers killed during church service

DURBAN, South Africa - A makeshift Pentecostal Church in the town of Dlangubo, just north of the eastern coastal city ...

Orchestrated violence in Londonderry, bombs hurled at police

CO. LONDONDERRY, Northern Ireland - Police fear a violent Easter weekend in Derry/Londonderry, Northern Ireland, following a major riot in ...

U.S. sanctions failing to change Iran's behavior, CRS report says

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. sanctions on Iran are having little to no effect, according to a report to Congress by ...

Massive healthcare fraud schemes uncovered in United States

CINCINNATI, Ohio - Thirty one doctors, 7 pharmacists, eight nurse practitioners, and seven other licensed medical professionals, are among 60 ...

Report: Afghan detainees suffering electric-shocks and genitals-abuse

KABUL, Afghanistan - Abuse and torture of political prisoners in jails is still happening, despite government measures to stamp it ...

North Korea tests new "tactical guided weapon"

SEOUL, South Korea - North Korea has tested a new "tactical guided weapon," the latest display of Pyongyang's military capabilities, ...

Ex Peru leader attempts to take his own life to avoid arrest

LIMA, Peru - Former President of Peru Alan Garcia who was in a coma in a hospital in the capital ...

Parisians still in shock as damage to historic cathedral is assessed

PARIS, France - Two-thirds of the largely medieval roof of Notre Dame cathedral in Paris are "gone" after the devastating ...

Who will help the 600,000 migrants and refugees in Libya

As Libya once again slides towards civil war, the European Union may not be able to turn a blind eye ...

Marijuana users less likely to gain weight despite munchies: Study

Washington D.C. [USA], Apr 20 (ANI): Those who smoke cannabis, or marijuana, weigh less compared to adults who don't, recent ...

Trump recognises Haftar role in fighting terrorism

Washington [US], Apr 20 (ANI): US President Donald Trump has spoken with Libyan General Khalifa Haftar and praised him for ...

Turkey arrests 2 UAE spies linked to Khashoggi murder

Istanbul [Turkey], Apr 20 (ANI): Turkey on Friday arrested two United Arab Emirates based intelligence operatives for allegedly spying for ...

Mueller Report Draws Blanket Denials From Moscow

MOSCOW - Russian officials Friday continued to deny that Moscow tried to influence the 2016 U.S. election, brushing aside hundreds ...

Runaway Saudi Sisters Apply For Asylum In Georgia

Two Saudi sisters, who say they fled their own country because of oppression, have applied for asylum in Georgia but ...

Pakistan Cabinet Reshuffle After Finance Minister Resigns

Pakistan's prime minister has reshuffled his cabinet after Finance Minister Asad Umar resigned amid criticism of the government's handling of ...

The 411 on Buying the Best Coffee Beans

The best coffee beans are what make a high-quality cup of joe no matter what brewing method or technique you ...

Another Intra-Afghan Meeting with Taliban Unlikely Soon

DOHA, QATAR - Afghan Taliban are 'exhausted' with the failed efforts to organize an intra-Afghan conference in Doha, so another ...

IRC Urges New Approach to Malnutrition in S. Sudan

More than 750,000 South Sudanese children under age 5 are expected to face acute malnutrition this year, according to the ...

Record Pangolin Seizures in Asia Highlight Risk to Obscure Creature

Huge seizures in recent years of trafficked pangolins have drawn worldwide attention to the threat of extinction faced by these ...

Ukrainian Presidential Candidates Trade Insults in Final Debate

KYIV - The two men vying to be Ukraine's next president traded insults and accusations in a final raucous debate ...

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The dollar looks poised to wreak some havoc

There's been a lot of talk lately about how the global currency market has become stuck in a tight range, ...

Ireland captain Best to retire after RWC

London - Ireland and Ulster captain Rory Best has announced he will retire from professional rugby after the World Cup ...

Pat Lam returns to coach BaaBaas against England XV

London - Pat Lam will take charge of the Barbarians once more when they return to face an England XV ...

Sri Lanka dump established stars for CWC

Colombo - Sri Lanka on Thursday dumped established stars including former captain Dinesh Chandimal from their one-day team in a ...

Kane Williamson's miserable IPL run continues

New Delhi [India], Apr 18 (ANI): Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) skipper Kane Williamson's woes in the ongoing 12th edition of the ...

SACKED! Malinga won't captain Sri Lanka at World Cup

Colombo - Sri Lanka on Wednesday axed Lasith Malinga as captain for the upcoming World Cup , and announced Test ...

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