Wed, 24 Jul 2019

Brexit torch passes to Boris

LONDON, UK - Brexit will be the first priority for Boris Johnson when he takes office as prime minister, replacing ...

Tanaiste issues statement of condemnation over Palestinian evictions

DUBLIN, Ireland - Tanaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs Simon Coveney has taken issue with Israel over the forced evacuations ...

The disappearance of Burundian reporter Jean Bigirimana

BUJUMBURA, BURUNDI - When a journalist we know walks through the streets of his hometown in Burundi, his neighbors often ...

Demolition of homes in Sur Baher could just be the start, UN warns

RAMALLAH, Palestinian territories - UN officials on Monday slammed the decision by the Israeli army to demolish a number of ...

Hundreds of Israeli soldiers and bulldozers begin demolitions

SUR BAHER, West Bank - The Israeli army has begun widespread demolitions in the West Bank on the edge of ...

Europe turning blind eye to humanitarian crisis, says MSF

NEW YORK, New York - The international medical humanitarian organization Doctors Without Borders/Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) is to resume lifesaving ...

Imran Khan welcomed to U.S. by 30,000 supporters

WASHINGTON, DC - Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan who has arrived in the U.S. for a meeting with President Donald ...

Iranian anti-narcotics police swoop on major drug ring

TEHRAN, Iran - The anti-narcotics police forces in Iran are waging war on drug dealers, and are having success.A drug ...

Gulf tensions put global flow of oil supplies at risk

Tensions between the United States, Iran and other countries are flaring again in the Strait of Hormuz.There are competing explanations ...

For Syrians in Istanbul, fears rise as deportations begin

Turkey is deporting Syrians from Istanbul to Syria, including to the volatile northwest province of Idlib, according to people who ...

Why Zimbabwe is running on empty, again

Hunger, rocketing inflation, power blackouts, fuel queues - Zimbabwe has been here before, but it's been a decade since things ...

Briefing: For many Iraqis, post-war life remains a struggle

At a glance: Iraq's stalled recovery 1.6 million Iraqis remain displaced across the country; around one fifth are from the ...

Dressel drives on but Sun doping spats overshadow worlds

Gwangju - Reigning champion Caeleb Dressel swam a sizzling 100m freestyle heat on Wednesday as fallout from the bust-up between ...

US track championships set for fastest show on earth

Los Angeles - The United States athletics championships are set to be the fastest show on earth this week as ...

Alarm at NZ's falling schoolboy rugby numbers

Wellington - As the All Blacks chase a third straight Rugby World Cup in Japan, the schoolboy rugby competitions that ...

Rassie explains captaincy decision for All Blacks Test

Cape Town - Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus has explained his decision to make Duane Vermeulen captain for Saturday's Rugby Championship ...

U.S. Government Sued Over Trump's Travel Ban Related To Iran

Families trying to bring their Iranian spouses and other family members to the United States have filed a federal lawsuit ...

Koufax statue to feature at renovated Dodger Stadium

Los Angeles - The Los Angeles Dodgers on Tuesday unveiled plans for a $100 million renovation of Dodger Stadium that ...

The final countdown: Tokyo marks 1 year until 2020 Olympics

Tokyo - Tokyo on Wednesday entered the final leg of its marathon Olympic preparations, marking a year until the 2020 ...

Cameroon forces quash prison riot posted on Facebook

Cameroon's security forces put down a riot by prisoners who ransacked and burnt a jail in the capital Yaounde overnight, ...

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Lockheed Martin completes construction of Orion spacecraft capsule

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Florida - The goal of humans again walking on the Moon is one giant leap closer.Lockheed Martin ...

US track championships set for fastest show on earth

Los Angeles - The United States athletics championships are set to be the fastest show on earth this week as ...

Pakistan still has 30,000-40,000 militants, admits Imran Khan

Washington [USA], July 24 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Tuesday made a startling revelation that his country still ...

Pakistan's Imran Khan Says Taliban May Soon Release Two Hostages

The Taliban may soon release two hostages who were captured in August 2016, Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan said during ...

Partner Of Ex-Trump Adviser Convicted Of Secretly Lobbying For Turkey

The former business partner of U.S. President Donald Trump's former national-security adviser, Michael Flynn, was convicted on July 23 of ...

U.S. Government Sued Over Trump's Travel Ban Related To Iran

Families trying to bring their Iranian spouses and other family members to the United States have filed a federal lawsuit ...

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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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