Wed, 17 Jul 2019

Williamson and team do New Zealand proud, writes UAE newspaper

"It just wasn't meant to be.""Given the heartbreaking circumstances of Sunday's Cricket World Cup final defeat, New Zealand captain Kane ...

Human Rights Watch says new Trump rule unfair to asylum seekers

WASHINGTON, DC - The new rule that the Trump administration announced on Monday effectively bars from asylum nearly anyone who ...

U.S. ICE agents begin rounding up illegal immigrants

Nationwide raids across the United States, aimed at rounding up 2,000 immigrants in the country illegally for possible deportation got ...

14 dead after building collapses in Kumarhatt in India

SOLAN, Himachal Pradesh, India - As many as 14 people, including thirteen Army personnel were killed and 28 others injured ...

Widespread floods in Nepal lead to death and destruction

KATHMANDU, Nepal - Search and rescue operations are occurring across Nepal as the southeast Asian nation continues to be hit ...

Tensions between Ottawa and Beijing heightened after third arrest

BEIJING, China - A Canadian citizen has been detained in Yantai, a city in northeastern China, Global Affairs Canada said ...

Huge death toll in wake of hotel attack in Kismayo, Somalia

MOGADISHU, Somalia - At least two journalists were among the 26 people killed in the terror attack at a Somali ...

Ten dead after extensive lightning strikes across Bangladesh

DHAKA, Bangladesh - Lightning has wreaked havoc across the southeast Asian nation of Bangladesh.At least ten people died on Saturday ...

In Taiz, some Yemenis choose war and home over displacement

After more than four years of fighting, life has become so unbearable for some of Yemen's 3.6 million displaced people ...

South Asia monsoon leaves thousands in need

Monsoon floods and landslides sweeping through large swathes of South Asia have killed dozens of people and left hundreds of ...

Dear UN secretary-general, dont forget the internally displaced

Last year, UN member states endorsed two landmark "compacts" designed to improve the global response to refugees and migration. Unfortunately, ...

Bella Hadid is unrecognisable in her new blond look

Washington D.C. [USA], July 16 (ANI): After slowly transitioning from dark hair to a subtle honey-blond colour over the summer, ...

How useful fertility apps are?

Washington D.C. [USA], July 16 (ANI): It is not unusual to spot women feeding their menstrual and fertility information in ...

Ben Stokes thank fans and family for their support in World Cup

New Delhi [India], July 16 (ANI): England all-rounder Ben Stokes on Tuesday thanked fans, friends, and family for their support ...

Kazakhstan: Almaty blackout suggests power options limited

A long, hot afternoon without electricity in Kazakhstan's largest city cast a pall over the local power grid, adding urgency ...

Turkmenistan: Motherland of prosperity, or famine

Hot off the press - Turkmenistan's president likes kittens.Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov is on holiday, but this does not mean state media ...

Perspectives | Civic tech activism vs. digital authoritarianism

CommentaryA game of cat-and-mouse over control of digital technology is underway across the post-Soviet region, with a new generation of ...

Thomas hoping to give favourite McIlroy 'a run' at Portrush

Portrush - World No 9 Woods draws inspiration from Watson, Norman's Open near-missesMcIlroy will play the first two rounds with ...

Facebook's New Currency Plan Is Under Scrutiny in Congress

Facebook's ambitious plan to create a financial eco-system based on a digital currency faces questions from lawmakers, as it's shadowed ...

How Luxembourg is positioning itself to be the centre of space business

The Japanese Space Agency's Hayabusa2 spacecraft recently landed on the asteroid Ryugu to collect samples for return to earth on ...

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Huge death toll in wake of hotel attack in Kismayo, Somalia

MOGADISHU, Somalia - At least two journalists were among the 26 people killed in the terror attack at a Somali ...

Dear UN secretary-general, dont forget the internally displaced

Last year, UN member states endorsed two landmark "compacts" designed to improve the global response to refugees and migration. Unfortunately, ...

Mantashe on energy plan: My department is no lobby group

Minister of Mineral Resources and Energy Gwede Mantashe has told Members of Parliament his department is not in the business ...

WP Rugby, CT City, Cape Cobras join forces for Mandela Day

Cape Town - On Thursday, July 18 to celebrate Mandela Day, WP Currie Cup team, Cape Town City FC and ...

HIV/AIDS mortality remains high worldwide, says UN

PanARMENIAN.Net - HIV/AIDS mortality remains high worldwide, reminding the international community that the fight against the pandemic is far from ...

Africans Flee to South America on Dangerous Journey to US

PORTLAND, MAINE - Hundreds of Africans have joined Central American migrants on the long, dangerous journey to seek asylum in ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

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