Mon, 27 May 2019

U.S. president storms out of meeting in a rage

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump totally lost it on Wednesday.In a lengthy statement he derided Democrats, kept repeating ...

U.S. dollar slips in Asian markets, stocks steady

SYDNEY, Australia - Equity markets across Asia stood still on Friday. The main action was in the foreign exchange market ...

American Football Legend Bart Starr Dies at 85

Former U.S. football superstar Bart Starr, who led his Green Bay Packers to victory in the first two Super Bowls, ...

Jailed PKK Leader Calls for End to Mass Hunger Strike

Thousands of prisoners in Turkish jails have ended a 200-day-long hunger strike after jailed Kurdish rebel leader Abdullah Ocalan was ...

Impeachment Questions Still Swirling in Washington

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump and U.S. lawmakers are away from Washington, but questions about possible impeachment of the president ...

Banker-Turned-Politician Wins Lithuanian Presidency

Banker-turned-politician Gitanas Nauseda won Lithuania's presidential runoff election after his opponent Ingrida Simonyte conceded.Nauseda, 55, had around 74 percent of ...

Nearly 700 Test Positive For HIV In Pakistani City

Pakistan's Health Minister said nearly 700 people, most of them children, have tested HIV positive in a city in the ...

'Rolling Thunder' Roars Into Washington for Last Time

Thousands of motorcycles roared into Washington Sunday for what organizers say will be the last Rolling Thunder in the nation's ...

Majlis Podcast: Tajikistan's Dangerous Prisons

Violence in Tajikistan's Vahdat prison on May 19 left 32 people dead -- 29 prisoners and three prison guards. Among ...

While in Oman, Iranian Diplomat Rejects Talks with US

Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Political Affairs has rejected any direct or indirect talks with the US amid heightened tension ...

After sumo and golf, Trump to face off with Japan's Abe on trade

President Donald Trump golfed, attended a Sumo wrestling match and ate dinner with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at a ...

Blitzboks qualify for Tokyo 2020 as Fiji win London Sevens

Cape Town - There was disappointment and tempered elation in the Springbok Sevens camp in London, where they lost both ...

Trump: This Year's 'Rolling Thunder' Won't Be Last

President Donald Trump is indicating that hundreds of thousands of 'Rolling Thunder' motorcycles will be back next year to participate ...

Trump and the problem with pardons

As a veteran, I was astonished by the recent news that President Trump may be considering pardons for U.S. military ...

Pakistani, Indian PMs Speak For First Time Since Military Standoff

Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan and his Indian counterpart, Narendra Modi, spoke for the first time since a military standoff ...

Curse Thine Enemy: Turkmen Keep President's Foes In Ramadan Prayers

ASHGABAT -- Religious sermons in Turkmenistan's state-controlled mosques often find a way to praise the president and wish him health ...

Two Afghan Teenagers Sentenced For Killing 6-Year-Old Girl

A court in Afghanistan has sentenced two teenagers to 30 years in prison for the kidnapping and killing of a ...

Iranian Diplomat Rejects Talks with US in a Meeting with Oman FM

Deputy foreign minister of Iran met foreign minister of Oman in Muscat, first destination in Iranian diplomat's regional tour. Yusuf ...

Consuming dietary fibre can reduce heart transplant risk

Washington DC [USA], May 26 (ANI): A new study discovered that heart patients who consume more dietary fibre tend to ...

Proper sleep linked to better parenting: Study

Washington DC [USA], May 26 (ANI): Not getting enough sleep or poor quality sleep is linked to a number of ...

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Ill-treatment of Taliban detainees prompts UN rebuke

KABUL, Afghanistan - Reports of prisoners held by the Taliban in Afghanistan being tortured and killed surfaced on Sunday.The reports ...

Japan under fire from North Korea during Trump tour

PYONGYANG, North Korea - North Korea has issued two provocative statements slamming Japan, just as U.S. President Donald Trump has ...

Last year 98 UN peacekeepers lost their lives

UNITED NATIONS - Since the UN set up its first peacekeeping mission back in 1948, more than 3,800 peacekeepers have ...

Arson blamed for attack on Catholic Church in Derrry

LONDONDERRY, Northern Ireland - A Catholic Church in Derry/Londonderry in Northern Ireland have been set ablaze.Detectives say they believe the ...

National Day in U.S. for missing children

WASHINGTON DC - When a 13-year-old North Carolina girl went missing last fall, the FBI and state and local partners ...

Leo Varadkar praises Theresa May

DUBLIN, Ireland - Taoseach Leo Varadkar has paid tribute to his counterpart in the UK following her announcement that she ...

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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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