Sat, 20 Oct 2018

India's Punjab declares mourning as train incident kills 60

PUNJAB, India - In a shocking incident, a speeding commuter train in India's northern state of Punjab mowed down a ...

Independent, international probe into Khashoggi called for

NEW YORK, New York - The United States says it will wait a few more days before outlining its response ...

Israel announces zero-tolerance policy on Gazans

GAZA CITY, Palestinian territories – A new Gaza War could be looming as a Cairo-led mediation on a ceasefire is ...

Chief of Staff and National Security Advisor in heated clash

WASHINGTON DC - Two of the U.S. president's most trusted advisors, had a huge row in the White House Oval ...

Putin: ISIS has taken hundreds of people hostage in Syria

MOSCOW, Russia - The Russian President Vladimir Putin has made a revelation related to the ongoing war in Syria, that ...

Fifteen students among the dead in attack in Crimea

MOSCOW, Russia - The number of people killed in the college attack in the city of Kerch, in the Russian-annexed ...

Gang arrested after parental abductions sweep Australia

CANBERRA, Australia - A two year investigation by Australian Federal Police has netted a gang of four people involved in parental abductions. ...

Rift between Turkey and Saudi Arabia could unravel

The Oct. 2  disappearance  of Saudi Arabian journalist Jamal Khashoggi at his country’s consulate in Istanbul has put a spotlight ...

Bomb explosion at college in Russia-annexed Crimea kills 18

MOSCOW, Russia - A bomb exploded at a college in the Black Sea region of Russian-annexed Crimea on Wednesday, leaving ...

Gunmen shoots scores of students at college in Crimean city

MOSCOW, RUSSIA - Up to nineteen people are dead, many of them students, after a student at a college in ...

Khashoggi family and UNHRC want transparent investigation

GENEVA, Switzerland - The UN Human Rights High Commissioner and the family of missing journalist Jamal Khashoggi have called for ...

In the elusive search for truth

Once again, the pathos of human history repeats itself. Another lot of ruthless strong men once more have their bloodied ...

Amid growing outrage, Saudi agrees to probe Khashoggi case

ISTANBUL, Turkey - In a bid to uncover the mysterious disappearance of Jamal Khashoggi - the 59-year-old Saudi journalist who ...

Counting begins for J-K municipal polls

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], Oct 20 (ANI): The counting of votes for the 52 civic bodies that recently went ...

Saudi Arabia admits Khashoggi is dead

Saudi Arabia on Saturday admitted that critic Jamal Khashoggi was killed during a "brawl" inside its Istanbul consulate, an explanation ...

Afghans Vote Amid Taliban Threats, Fears of Fraud

KABUL, AFGHANISTAN - Afghans began voting Saturday in parliamentary elections overshadowed by chaotic organization, allegations of corruption and violence that ...

Petrol, diesel prices slashed again

New Delhi [India], Oct 20 (ANI): Amid a reduction in global crude oil prices, fuel prices across the country witnessed ...

Macedonian Name Change Moves Ahead After Crucial Vote In Parliament

Macedonia's parliament took a critical step toward changing the country's name, a move that would pave the way for the ...

Saddened to hear confirmation of Khashoggi's death: White House

Washington D.C. [USA], Oct 20 (ANI): The White House released an official statement on Saturday stating that it is "saddened" ...

Haley Blasts Iran Over Alleged Use of Child Soldiers

U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley strongly condemned Iran for its alleged recruitment and use of child soldiers in ...

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Facebook's latest appointment hotly debated globally

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - Battling a barrage of controversies, the world's largest social media company, Facebook made an announcement on Friday ...

Proliferating health apps largely unpoliced

The heart rate monitor built into the new Apple Watch has sparked sharp debate over its risks and benefits, even ...

Chinese gross domestic product less than expected

BEIJING, China - The economy of the biggest populated country in the world reported on Friday that its economy is ...

Demand for U.S. stocks diminish

NEW YORK, New York – Stocks were easier on Wall Street Thursday as investors continued to fret about trade tariffs, ...

Shareholders back removal of Zuckerberg as Facebook chairman

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - Arguing that the Facebook Chairman and CEO Mark Zuckerberg had mishandled several high-profile scandals, several public funds ...

Wall Street has quiet day on interest rate concerns

NEW YORK, New York – U.S. sticks dipped on Wednesday, as each of the major indices gave back a small ...

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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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