Thu, 16 Jul 2020

Fire continues to rage on board USS Bonhomme Richard in San Diego

SAN DIEGO, California - Scores of U.S. Navy sailors have been injured as a fire continues to rage on board ...

U.S. allegedly targeting WikiLeaks founder for over a decade

A campaign has been going on for years against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who has used the WikiLeaks disclosure platform ...

975 flood shelters opened for a million stranded Bangladeshis

DHAKA, Bangladesh - Officials and volunteers in Bangladesh say heavy flooding is worsening in parts of the country, with more ...

U.S. troops begin to withdraw from war-torn Afghanistan

KABUL, Afghanistan, July 14 (Sputnik/ANI) - U.S. troops have left five bases in Afghanistan and the number of servicemen in ...

Iran admits execution of man for passing military information to CIA

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - A retired employee of Iran's Defense Ministry has been hanged for providing the US Central Intelligence Agency ...

Over 650,000 Indians evacuated from abroad amid pandemic

New Delhi [India], July 14 (ANI): More than 650,000 Indians stranded abroad due to coronavirus pandemic have been evacuated, said ...

Russia insists nuclear arsenal is for defensive purposes

Russia's nuclear policy remains "defensive." However, a number of new conditions have been set for when a strike can be ...

Bahrain to execute two men 'convicted as result of torture'

MANAMA, Bahrain - The High Court of Bahrain has upheld death sentences against two pro-democracy activists who were charged and ...

Elvis's grandson dead at the age of 27, reportedly shot himself

WASHINGTON, DC - American singer-songwriter Lisa Marie Presley's son Benjamin Keough has died at the age of 27. The news ...

England captain Owen Farrell extends stay at relegated Saracens

England captain Owen Farrell has become the latest big-name player to commit his long-term future to Saracens despite the club's ...

China says UK is 'America's dupe' for banning Huawei

Beijing lashed out on Wednesday at Britain's decision to ban Huawei equipment, saying London had become "America's dupe" and vowing ...

Ivanka Trump Defends Goya Post that Watchdogs Call Unethical

WASHINGTON - Ivanka Trump on Wednesday defended tweeting a photo of herself holding up a can of Goya beans to ...

Kulbhushan Jadhav granted second consular access

Islamabad [Pakistan], July 16 (ANI): Indian national Kulbhushan Jadhav was granted second consular access on Thursday, Pakistan media reported. Indian ...

All Blacks v Kangaroos cross-code blockbuster looks unlikely

Hopes for a cross-code blockbuster between the All Blacks and Australia's Kangaroos faded on Thursday after New Zealand Rugby said ...

UNHCR helps re-open health centre during lockdown in Libya

New parents, Alhadi, a refugee from Sudan, and his Somali wife, Umalkeyr, sit cradling their 20-day-old son in a blanket ...

Disengagement process likely to prove to be temporary fix

New Delhi [India], July 16 (ANI): The disengagement process between India and China is "likely to prove to be only ...

Ahead of 3TC Solidarity Cup, Junior Dala keeping an open mind

Cape Town [South Africa], July 16 (ANI): Ahead of the upcoming 3TC Solidarity Cup, Proteas fast bowler Junior Dala has ...

What life was like in Soviet Belarus

History July 16 2020 Alexandra Guzeva A harvest festival in the Belorussian Soviet Socialist Republic, 1987Yevgeny Koktysh/Sputnik The Republic of ...

Winning at all costs - how abuse in sport has become normalised

In a moving letter on Twitter, top British gymnasts have reported that abuse in their sport is "completely normalised". These ...

Cebuano News: Agusan Norte gisaulog ang 2020 World Population Day

DAKBAYAN SA BUTUAN, Hulyo 16 -- Gisaulog sa panggamhanang probinsyal sa Agusan del Norte ang World Population Day 2020 niadtong ...

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Chinese shares sold off, other markets in Asia follow suit

SYDNEY, Australia - The souring of U.S.-China relations, which has accelerated in the past two days, sent stocks diving again ...

Apple podcasts soon to be online North America, Australia and UK

Washington D.C. [India], July 16 (ANI): Tech giant Apple is all set to launch its own daily podcast.According to The ...

Huawei and other Chinese telco executives face U.S. visa restrictions

WASHINGTON, DC - The United States is imposing visa restrictions on certain employees of Chinese technology companies, including Huawei, for ...

Jersey and UAE exploring mutual opportunies as leading UAE bank exits

ABU DHABI, UAE - The United Arab Emirates and Jersey governments are in talks about investing further in each other's ...

Victory for Trump as UK bows to pressure and locks out Huawei

LONDON, UK - Britain's Digital Secretary Oliver Dowden has told the House of Commons that by the time of the ...

Sales of passenger vehicles in India fell nearly 50% last month

New Delhi [India], July 14 (ANI): Passenger vehicle sales in India tumbled 49.6 per cent in June, data released by ...

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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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