Fri, 21 Sep 2018

Russia blames 'tragic chance events' for Syria plane downing

MOSCOW, Russia - After accusing Israel of indirectly causing the downing of a Russian military plane near Syria, the Russian ...

China responds to Trump's new tariffs with its own duties

BEIJING, China - Worries among businesses in the U.S. and China intensified further this week, after both the countries exchanged ...

Russia, Turkey enforce demilitarized zone in Syria's Idlib

MOSCOW, Russia - Supporting the Syrian President Bashar al Assad in his fight against rebels, Russia, along with the Government ...

Tajikistan: What is going on in the Pamirs

For around a week, reports have been trickling out of Tajikistan's remote eastern Pamir region of a looming security crackdown ...

DRC unveils candidates for troubled vote

Election officials in Democratic Republic of Congo on Wednesday released an official list of candidates for December's presidential election, formally ...

Amnesty International Toils To Tell Real Videos From Fakes

When Amnesty International launched a probe this year into police crackdowns against Russian protesters, one of its research methods was ...

World Anti-Doping Agency Lifts Ban On Russia, On 'Strict Conditions'

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has lifted the suspension of Russia's anti-doping agency (RUSADA), despite opposition from tens of athletes ...

Shi'ites Mark Ashoura, Mourn Saint's Death

TEHRAN, IRAN - Shi'ites across the Middle East on Thursday marked Ashoura, an annual commemoration mourning the 7th century death ...

Egypt's Ancient Temples Rescued From the Nile 50 Years ago

One of the world's biggest archaeological rescue operations was successfully concluded 50 years ago after a massive ancient Egyptian temple ...

Removing 'Zombie' Cells Deters Alzheimer's in Mice

PARIS - Eliminating dead-but-toxic cells occurring naturally in the brains of mice designed to mimic Alzheimer's slowed neuron damage and ...

World Anti-Doping Agency Reinstates Russia

VICTORIA, SEYCHELLES - The World Anti-Doping Agency has reinstated Russia, ending a nearly three-year suspension caused by state-sponsored doping. WADA ...

Two Koreas' leaders in mountain show of unity

Kim Jong Un and Moon Jae-in visited the spiritual birthplace of the Korean nation on Thursday for a show of ...

Armenian wrestler wins Junior World Championships gold

PanARMENIAN.Net - Greco-Roman wrestler Malkhas Amoyan took gold in the under 67kg event of the 2018 Junior World Championships, currently ...

Uganda pop star put into police van on arrival

A lawyer for Ugandan pop star and opposition activist Bobi Wine says his client has been put into a police ...

Bok lose 5 key players for home Tests

Cape Town - Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus has named a preliminary squad of 17 players for his side's final two ...

Ukraine's Poroshenko Sees 'Risk' Of Russia Sanctions Easing

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has warned that there is a risk of international sanctions imposed on Russia for its actions ...

Price Hikes Test Once-Unshakable Popularity of Philippine President

MANILA, PHILIPPINES - As Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte heads into a third year in office, a spike in consumer prices ...

Who started the Cold War U.S. and Russian historians clash

The question about whether the Americans or Soviets ignited the Cold War has been debated since the conflict began, and ...

Eddie Jones: Mitchell will help us evolve

Cape Town - England head coach Eddie Jones is excited about the prospect of working with former Bulls coach John ...

Top rugby ref Owens weighs into Serena 'sexism' debate

Cape Town - Top international rugby referee Nigel Owens has shared his views on Serena Williams' outburst in the US ...

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North Korean leader vows to shut main missile testing site

PYONGYANG, North Korea - Hailing the progress made in inter-Korean relations at the end of the third summit held between ...

Russia blames 'tragic chance events' for Syria plane downing

MOSCOW, Russia - After accusing Israel of indirectly causing the downing of a Russian military plane near Syria, the Russian ...

China responds to Trump's new tariffs with its own duties

BEIJING, China - Worries among businesses in the U.S. and China intensified further this week, after both the countries exchanged ...

Russia, Turkey enforce demilitarized zone in Syria's Idlib

MOSCOW, Russia - Supporting the Syrian President Bashar al Assad in his fight against rebels, Russia, along with the Government ...

Tajikistan: What is going on in the Pamirs

For around a week, reports have been trickling out of Tajikistan's remote eastern Pamir region of a looming security crackdown ...

DRC unveils candidates for troubled vote

Election officials in Democratic Republic of Congo on Wednesday released an official list of candidates for December's presidential election, formally ...

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