Tue, 18 Jun 2019

Bombings in Kenya, Somalia and Cameroon leave 20 dead

NAIROBI, Kenya - In a shocking weekend in East and Central Africa three separate attacks have claimed the lives of ...

Yemeni citizen who lived in NYC sentenced after trying to join ISIS

NEW YORK, New York - In federal court in Brooklyn, New York, on Friday, Mohamed Rafik Naji was sentenced to ...

Emotional funerals for casualties of First World War

PAS DE CALAIS, France - Relatives of two British soldiers killed during World War I have attended a moving service ...

Libyan National Army attacks military store in Tripoli, 9 dead

TRIPOLI, Libya - At least 9 civilians have died in an airstrike on a military storeroom in the Libyan capital, Tripoli.A ...

Sexual abuse and rape of older persons becoming more prevalent

As the world was marking World Elder Abuse Awareness Day on Saturday, the UN independent human rights expert mandated with ...

Showdown looming in Persian Gulf

Two oil tankers were attacked on June 13 off the coast of Oman, forcing the crew members of one burning ship to ...

UN gives ultimatum to Yemen rebels over reports of aid theft

The World Food Programme will start to suspend its operations in parts of the country Houthi rebels control as soon ...

A loan, not a gift: Merging business and aid in Afghanistan

Bost University Hospital is only a half-hour drive from Taliban-controlled territory in Afghanistan's restive Helmand province, but it has something ...

World leaders condole Morsi's death

Cairo [Egypt], June 18 (ANI): Condolences poured in from across the world after the death of former Egyptian president Mohamed ...

Vietnamese Activist Attacked by Police Following Prison Visit

Police in northern Vietnam's Ha Nam province assaulted a 70-year-old land-rights victim on Sunday, leaving him with bruises and a ...

Woodland follows Nicklaus, Watson with Pebble Beach heroics

Pebble Beach - Gary Woodland stared down the top player in the world to win the 119th US Open as ...

Five films not to miss from the 2019 Sydney Film Festival

A "top five" list from a major film festival will inevitably annoy many people, because, by necessity, there are many ...

Konta cruises into Round 2 in Birmingham

London - Johanna Konta made a seamless transition from clay to grass by easing into the second round of the ...

Flooding worsens humanitarian needs across Yemen

Torrential rains and widespread flooding across 12 governorates in Yemen in recent weeks have affected tens of thousands of people, ...

China Struggles to Pay For Power Price Plan

As China's businesses come under pressure from the trade war with the United States, the government has ordered major cuts ...

Chinese Pres Xi Jinping to visit North Korea this week

Beijing [China], June 17 (ANI): Chinese President Xi Jinping will embark on a two-day visit to North Korea on Thursday ...

Mass protests protect Hong Kong's legal autonomy from China - for now

Protesters in Hong Kong have achieved a major victory in their fight to protect their legal system from Chinese interference.On ...

CWC'19: Shakib shines, B'desh thrash Windies by 7 wickets

Taunton [UK], Jun 17 (ANI): All-rounder Shakib Al Hasan guided Bangladesh to beat the West Indies by seven wickets in ...

CWC'19: Lungi Ngidi declared fit for South Africa's next match

Dubai [UAE], Jun 17 (ANI): South African pacer Lungi Ngidi was declared fit on Monday for the team's upcoming match ...

EU Foreign Ministers Call For 'Strong Partnership' With Central Asia

BRUSSELS -- The European Union member states have adopted a new strategy on Central Asia, saying the document aims at ...

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American and Saudi Arabian militaries conduct exercises in Gulf

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - The U.S. and Saudi Arabia militaries conducted joint drills in the Arabian Gulf on Sunday.The exercises ...

Bombings in Kenya, Somalia and Cameroon leave 20 dead

NAIROBI, Kenya - In a shocking weekend in East and Central Africa three separate attacks have claimed the lives of ...

Yemeni citizen who lived in NYC sentenced after trying to join ISIS

NEW YORK, New York - In federal court in Brooklyn, New York, on Friday, Mohamed Rafik Naji was sentenced to ...

Emotional funerals for casualties of First World War

PAS DE CALAIS, France - Relatives of two British soldiers killed during World War I have attended a moving service ...

Libyan National Army attacks military store in Tripoli, 9 dead

TRIPOLI, Libya - At least 9 civilians have died in an airstrike on a military storeroom in the Libyan capital, Tripoli.A ...

Sexual abuse and rape of older persons becoming more prevalent

As the world was marking World Elder Abuse Awareness Day on Saturday, the UN independent human rights expert mandated with ...

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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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