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Covid-19 pandemic interrupts 6 year old Yemen war

Yemen confirmed its first coronavirus case Friday, in the southern oil-rich region of Hadhramout.Yemen's supreme national emergency committee for COVID-19 ...

50 years ago Paul McCartney quits The Beatles

Fifty years ago, when Paul McCartney announced he had left the Beatles, the news dashed the hopes of millions of ...

More than six million U.S. workers join unemployed ranks

WASHINGTON, DC - Another 6.6 million U.S. workers filed for unemployment compensation last week as the coronavirus pandemic continues to ...

Covid-19 deaths in Ireland almost five times the number in Australia

DUBLIN, Ireland - Another twenty-five people have died in Ireland as a result of the coronavirus.15 men and ten women, ...

Gun rights in America about to take a significant turn

A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep ...

Joe Biden all but wraps up Democratic nomination

BURLINGTON, Vermont - Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden has almost certainly wrapped up his party's nomination, following the withdrawal of ...

Irish government and NI Executive agree on Covid-19 joint cooperation

DUBLIN/BELFAST, Ireland/Northern Ireland - The departments of health in Ireland and Northern Ireland have formally agreed on a raft of ...

Chris Friel reviews High Court Decision on George Pell

This is a brief response to the Australian High Court ruling handed down on Tuesday that unanimously quashed the convictions ...

France records highest daily virus death toll of 833, reaches 10,328

PanARMENIAN.Net - France has reported 833 new coronavirus deaths in the past day, the highest daily toll since its outbreak ...

Head of U.S. Navy jumps ship after furore over commander

WASHINGTON, DC - WASHINGTON - Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly is to step down after creating a furore which has ...

Wuhan re-opens after more than two months in lockdown

WUHAN, China - Wuhan, the capital city of Hubei province and the epicentre of the novel coronavirus outbreak on Wednesday ...

Sandra Bullock donates 6000 N95 masks to hospitals to combat COVID-19

Washington D.C. [USA], April 10 (ANI): In an attempt to help the frontline workers combat COVID-19, actor Sandra Bullock has ...

COVID-19 threatening global peace and security, UN chief warns

Antonio Guterres said heightened solidarity is needed if the world is to defeat the crisis, which he called the "gravest ...

OPEC And Allies Near Oil-Production-Cut Deal, Demand U.S. Joins

Energy ministers from the Group of 20 (G20) major economies neared a final deal on April 10 to slash oil ...

The Week In Russia: Putin, Pechenegs, And Pneumonia

To receive Steve Gutterman's Week In Russia each week via e-mail, subscribe by clicking here.President Vladimir Putin reaches back more ...

Federer sad to miss Wimbledon but praises frontline workers

Eight-time Wimbledon champion Roger Federer has addressed tennis fans across the globe, asking them to cheer for new champions this ...

Spurs great Greaves remains in hospital, does not have coronavirus

Tottenham legend Jimmy Greaves is still receiving treatment in hospital after falling ill earlier this week, but the Premier League ...

USA Swimming reschedules Olympic qualifying for June 2021

American swimmers, their quest for Olympic gold delayed by the coronavirus pandemic, will book their trips to next year's Tokyo ...

'No match worth risking a life', says FIFA boss Infantino

FIFA president Gianni Infantino on Friday said that "no match" is worth "risking a single human life" and that world ...

WATCH | Djokovic and wife complete '100 volley challenge'

WATCH as Serbian world No 1 tennis star Novak Djokovic and his wife Jelena complete the 100 volley challenge.The 17-time ...

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EU finance ministers agree on half-trillion euro financial stimulus

BRUSSELS, Belgium - Finance ministers of eurozone countries reached an "excellent accord" on fighting the pandemic-triggered recession.Europe has proven itself ...

U.S. stocks roar again, dollar tumbles

NEW YORK, New York - A new bailout package and moves by the Federal Reserve bolstered the confidence of investors ...

European Union put at risk by Covid-19 pandemic

After a faulty start to the coronavirus pandemic, the European Union members appear to be getting their act together, as ...

Covid-19 sentiment lifts stocks on Asia markets

SYDNEY, New South Wales, Australia - Stocks in China and Australia gained ground on Thursday while Japanese markets were flat.Traders ...

Google bans its employees from using Zoom over security concerns

WASHINGTO, DC - Google has issued a ban on the use of Zoom teleconferencing platforms for its employees citing security ...

Saudis jump aboard Carnival cruises, picks up 8.2% stake

MIAMI, Florida - Saudi Arabia is investing hundreds of millions of dollars in the global cruising industry.The Saudi sovereign wealth ...

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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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