Thu, 21 Mar 2019

Four road deaths in Ireland on bank holiday weekend

DUBLIN, Ireland - Over the 3-day holiday weekend, 16-18 March 2019, four people died in road traffic collisions in Ireland. ...

Stopping the spread of hatred on social media

The deadly  attack on two mosques in Christchurch , New Zealand, in which 50 people were killed and many others ...

Northern Ireland mourns 3 teenagers who died in tragic circumstances

CO. TYRONE, Northern Ireland - A major investigation is continuing into the events of Sunday night in Cookstown, in County ...

Dozens of Afghan security forces 'surrender' to Taliban

KABUL, Afghanistan - Authorities in Afghanistan confirmed Monday that the Taliban captured 58 government forces during recent fighting in a ...

Police in Netherlands launch manhunt for tram shooter

AMSTERDAM, Netherlands - Three people were killed, while several others were injured during a shooting inside a tram in the Dutch ...

Livestream in Christchurch goes beyond 'theatre of terror'

The shocking mass-shooting in Christchurch on Friday is notable for using livestreaming video technology to broadcast horrific first-person footage of ...

U.S. president weighs into John McCain again, despite his death

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump has renewed his attacks on former Senator John McCain, months after the senator ...

Major flooding and deaths in Mozambique and Malawi following cyclone

GENEVA, Switzerland - A major aid operation is underway in Mozambique and Malawi to help victims of Tropical Cyclone Idai, ...

Afghans battle with flood aftermath

Besieged by months of drought and long-term conflict, rural communities in large swathes of Afghanistan are facing yet another emergency: ...

Holi celebrated with fervour at Banke Bihari temple

New Delhi [India], March 20 (ANI): The vibrant festival of colours is finally here! Holi is one of the most ...

Still figuring out my role in ODI format: Aussie spinner Adam Zampa

Dubai [UAE], Mar 20 (ANI): Ahead of Australia's five-match one-day international series against Pakistan, Aussie spinner Adam Zampa says he ...

Gold worth Rs 6.86 lakh seized at Goa airport

Dabolim (Goa) [India] Mar 20 (ANI): Gold worth Rs 6.86 lakh was seized on Wednesday at Goa International Airport. It ...

Putin Appoints Kickboxer To Head Kalmykia Region

Kalmykia, a Russian region that was long headed by a chess-mad authoritarian who claimed to have met aliens on a ...

Promising Kaizer Chiefs starlet ruled out for 6 months

Cape Town - Kaizer Chiefs starlet Nkosingiphile Ngcobo has been dealt a huge blow having been ruled out of the ...

Miller: I'm getting more comfortable as a 'keeper

Cape Town - David Miller says he has embraced his role as South Africa's backup wicketkeeper for the 2019 World ...

SA swimmer sets new WR after Easter Island swim

Malibu - South African endurance swimmer Sarah Ferguson set a new world record by becoming the first person to swim ...

Donald: What happened in 1999 was a tragedy

Cape Town - Proteas legend Allan Donald , who played in four Cricket World Cups, says what happened to the ...

Naomi Osaka lawyers up after former coach sues

Cape Town - World No 1 Naomi Osaka has acquired the services of a high-powered New York lawyer to fight ...

Nadal could 'barely move' after Indian Wells withdrawal

Cape Town - Television pundit and former Italian pro Filippo Volandri has defended Rafael Nadal after his controversial withdrawal at ...

Anrich Nortje injured, ruled out of IPL

Cape Town - Proteas speedster Anrich Nortje has been ruled out of the Indian Premier League (IPL) with a shoulder ...

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Tokyo stocks rise, rest of Asia slips

SYDNEY, Australia - Asian bourses were mixed on Wednesday with Australian and Chinese indices trading in the red, while markets ...

Creed busy in Brussels on no-deal Brexit impacts on Ireland

BRUSSELS, Belgium - The future of Irish beef exports, and other issues that will face European farmers in the event ...

Mixed markets in U.S. on Tuesday

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were mixed on Tuesday, although moves in either direction were unremarkable. Holding investors ...

Varadkar meets head of EC Donald Tusk in Dublin

DUBLIN, Ireland - The leader of the Irish government, An Taoiseach Leo Varadkar met with the President of the European ...

Etihad looking to bail out Jet Airways

MUMBAI, India - India's second largest airline Jet Airways on Monday announced it had grounded four more aircraft and cancelled all ...

Stocks in Asia directionless, dollar also unchanged

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia were little changed on Tuesday with the only market making ground being Hong Kong. ...

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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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