Sun, 26 May 2019

Last year 98 UN peacekeepers lost their lives

UNITED NATIONS - Since the UN set up its first peacekeeping mission back in 1948, more than 3,800 peacekeepers have ...

Arson blamed for attack on Catholic Church in Derrry

LONDONDERRY, Northern Ireland - A Catholic Church in Derry/Londonderry in Northern Ireland have been set ablaze.Detectives say they believe the ...

National Day in U.S. for missing children

WASHINGTON DC - When a 13-year-old North Carolina girl went missing last fall, the FBI and state and local partners ...

Leo Varadkar praises Theresa May

DUBLIN, Ireland - Taoseach Leo Varadkar has paid tribute to his counterpart in the UK following her announcement that she ...

Iranians bearing brunt of U.S. sanctions

Many are worried about the risk of war with Iran after the Trump administration leaked discussions of a troop deployment ...

Women dominate same-sex marriages in Taiwan

TAIPEI, Taiwan - Same-sex couples lined up on Friday in Taiwan to register their partnerships after the passage last week ...

U.S. president storms out of meeting in a rage

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump totally lost it on Wednesday.In a lengthy statement he derided Democrats, kept repeating ...

Bomb scare in Derry/Londonderry set a trap for police

DERRY/LONDONDERRY, Northern Ireland - Ugly scenes took place in the Moss Park area of Derry/Londonderry on Thursday night when police ...

Assange hit with new charges, could see him jailed for 175 years

WASHINGTON DC - A federal grand jury has returned an 18-count superseding indictment against Julian Assange,  the founder of WikiLeaks, ...

Fears Ebola epidemic could spread beyod DRC

KINSHASA, Democratic Republic of the Congo (Central Africa) - With the Democratic Republic of the Congo's worst ever Ebola outbreak ...

Acharya Balkrishna receives UN award for healthcare

Geneva (Switzerland), May 26 (ANI): Patanjali Ayurved Limited's Managing Director, Acharya Balkrishna received the 'UNSDG 10 Most Influential People in ...

Russia's NTV Routinely Uses ?Abusive Tactics? To Target Activists

Human Rights Watch (HRW) says the recent arrest of a Russian activist shows the authorities' unwillingness to rein in "abusive ...

Europe's voters elect new parliament as nationalism mounts

Pivotal elections for the European Union parliament reach their climax on Sunday as the last 21 nations go to the ...

Russia Launches New Icebreaker As It Seeks To Dominate Arctic

Russia has launched a nuclear-powered icebreaker as it looks to strengthen its position in the Arctic Ocean to capitalize on ...

'I owe it all to Niki', says Hamilton of F1 success

Monaco - Lewis Hamilton said he owed his status as a five-time world champion to Niki Lauda after dedicating his ...

Qatari group in talks to buy Leeds United

London - The Qatari group that owns French champions Paris Saint-Germain is bidding to buy a controlling stake in English ...

Curtain up for returning Federer at new-look Roland Garros

Paris - Roger Federer returns to a new look Roland Garros on Sunday after a four-year absence, admitting he'll be ...

Trent Boult gains confidence over India victory

Dubai [UAE], May 26 (ANI): New Zealand will be emboldened by their six-wicket victory over India as they chased down ...

JCPOA Prevents World from Condemning Iran: Rouhani

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani says he is proud that the nuclear deal did not allow the world to condemn the ...

Train pain: Cape Town is not giving up on running Metrorail

City of Cape Town councillor Angus McKenzie maintains the Democratic Alliance run metro would not give up its fight to ...

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Women dominate same-sex marriages in Taiwan

TAIPEI, Taiwan - Same-sex couples lined up on Friday in Taiwan to register their partnerships after the passage last week ...

4 missing after 2 cargo ships collide off Japan's east coast

Inubosaki [Japan], May 26 (ANI): At least four people are reportedly missing after two cargo ships collided in the Pacific ...

7.5 magnitude earthquake rattles northern Peru

Lima [Peru], May 26 (ANI): An earthquake measuring 7.5 on the Richter Scale rattled Northern Peru, the Indian Meteorological Department ...

Russia Launches New Icebreaker As It Seeks To Dominate Arctic

Russia has launched a nuclear-powered icebreaker as it looks to strengthen its position in the Arctic Ocean to capitalize on ...

Trump's throttling of Huawei could backfire on US tech

The Trump administration widened its dragnet this week on Chinese companies barred from selling to the U.S. or buying components ...

US Envoy Makes Rare Visit to Tibet

In a rare visit to Tibet, U.S. Ambassador to China Terry Branstad urged Beijing to engage in substantive dialogue with ...

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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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