Thu, 27 Jun 2019

Drug use across the globe trending higher says UN report

NEW YORK, New York - Opioids, which include both heroin and legal pain relievers, were responsible for around two-thirds of ...

United Nations peacekeepers to pull out of Haiti in October

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti - UN peacekeepers in Haiti will end their mission later this year and leave the country.In their place, ...

Fur farming in Ireland to be phased out

DUBLIN, Ireland - The Irish government on Tuesday made a decision to ban fur farming in the country.Ireland will join ...

Crown Prince Salman in Seoul for meetings on trade

SEOUL, South Korea - The Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia, Mohammed bin Salman, also known as MBS, began his trip ...

Moscow backs Tehran on drone claims

JERUSALEM, Israel - Russia has taken issue with U.S. claims that the drone last week shot down by Iranian forces ...

Key nations say developments in Gulf risk miscalculation and conflict

NEW YORK, New York - France, Germany and the UK say they are gravely concerned by the increased tensions in ...

Mid-air collision of 2 Eurofighter planes north of Berlin

BERLIN, Germany - Two Eurofighter jets attached to the German Airforce were involved in a mid-air collision on Monday over ...

Woman, two minor daughters enticed from Guatemala, treated as slaves

SACRAMENTO, California - A Californian couple have been accused of treating a Guatamalanl woman and her two minor daughters as ...

Social media ban in two states of Myannmar restricting communications

With "no media access" in parts of the country and "serious restrictions" on humanitarian organizations, the United Nations expert on ...

Inside Somalia's mental health emergency

Despite high rates of mental illness in Somalia, the country is unable to provide the most basic of care to ...

European, U.S. Diplomats Hold Talks On Iran In Paris

The U.S. special envoy for Iran, Brian Hook, is holding talks on Iran with French, German, and British top diplomats ...

Trump Lands InJapan For G20 Summit

U.S. President Donald Trump has landed in Japan ahead of a G20 summit in Osaka where he is expected to ...

Large fuel price drop expected for July says AA

Lower international oil prices have set up a substantial fuel price drop for July, according to the Automobile Association.In a ...

Lowry flying high on confidence ahead of home Open

Cape Town - Shane Lowry is rocketing up the world rankings thanks to some remarkably consistent golf.Before the 2018 Open ...

USA's fearless Rapinoe takes on France - and president Trump

Paris - Fearless and ferocious, Megan Rapinoe finds herself facing battles on and off the field as US co-captain at ...

Lampard will succeed as Chelsea manager, Terry insists

London - Frank Lampard can be a successful manager of Chelsea due to his work ethic and ability to thrive ...

Budapest to host revamped 12-team Fed Cup finals

London - An overhaul of the Fed Cup format will see 12 nations compete in a six-day event in Budapest ...

England coach Jones to take charge of Barbarians

London - England coach Eddie Jones will take charge of the Barbarians in a one off match with Fiji at ...

Fuel set for July breather, weak Rand obstructs bigger drop ? AA

Lower international oil prices throughout June have set up a substantial fuel price drop for July, and the reduction could ...

'Hunger Games' prequel book coming in 2020

PanARMENIAN.Net - Author Suzanne Collins will return to Panem for an untitled prequel set 64 years before 'The Hunger Games', ...

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Al last, a positive day on Asian stock markets

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks finally turned up in Asia on Thursday with the strongest gains in Japan and Hong Kong.The ...

AA opening up new routes to Latin American and Caribbean destinations

FORT WORTH, Texas - American Airlines is continuing to expand its footprint in the Caribbean and Latin America.The carrier on ...

Wall Street mixed Werdnesday as dollar continues easing

NEW YORK, New York - Industrial stocks softened a touch on Wednesday, while the tech sector made moderate advances.There was ...

TechnipFMC settles foreign bribery charges

NEW YORK, New York - Global oil and gas giant TechnipFMC plc (TFMC), a publicly traded company in the U.S. ...

Asian markets remain soft Wednesday

SYDNEY, Australia - Markets were calm but soft in Asia on Wednesday with all the major bourses, except Hong Kong's, ...

Crown Prince Salman in Seoul for meetings on trade

SEOUL, South Korea - The Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia, Mohammed bin Salman, also known as MBS, began his trip ...

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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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