Tue, 11 Dec 2018

Migration comes to fore at Marrakesh summit

MARRAKESH, Morocco – Countries from around the world tackled the migration issues on Monday adopting the Global Compact for Migration ...

May admits backstop still a major hurdle for Brexit

LONDON, UK -  British Prime Minister Theresa May on Monday deferred a crucial parliamentary vote on the controversial Brexit deal, that ...

George HW Bush, the last U.S. president to win a war

There are many reasons to miss George H.W. Bush, the 41st president of the United States. A World War II ...

Turkey told extradition of Saudi nationals is not on

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia – Suspects in the Turkish investigation into the assassination of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi will not ...

Vice admiral in Bahrain after lightning appointment

WASHINGTON DC - Vice Admiral Jim Malloy has taken charge of the U.S. 5th Fleet, headquartered in Bahrain, following the apparent ...

Implicated by Cohen, Trump denies collusion, targets Mueller

WASHINGTON, U.S. - This week, the developments made in the federal investigation against the U.S. President Donald Trump's election campaign ...

Helicopter crash in Sudan kills top ministers, others hurt

KHARTOUM, Sudan - In a tragic incident on Sunday, a helicopter carrying government officials in Sudan crashed in the country's ...

French Yellow Vests engage in clashes, over 500 detained

PARIS, France - Anticipating violent clashes that have broke out in the French capital and in other cities across the ...

John Kelly reportedly to step down as Trump chief of staff

WASHINGTON DC – U.S. President Donald Trump’s Chief of Staff John Kelly is on his way out of the White ...

Iran warns over U.S. sanctions: Drug trafficking will rise

TEHRAN, Iran - After the U.S. reimposed crippling sanctions on Iran and its key oil exports, months after exiting the ...

Dozens injured, six dead in stampede at Italian nightclub

ANCONA, Italy - A popular nightclub near Italy's eastern coastal city of Ancona witnessed chaotic scenes on Saturday after a ...

U.S. presidents appointing supporters as AG not uncommon

WASHINGTON DC - With President Donald Trump’s announcement that he would nominate former Attorney General William P. Barr to fill ...

Rassie praises Schalk Brits influence on Boks

Cape Town - His playing time might have been limited, but Springbok hooker Schalk Brits played a major role in ...

UN: In Nigeria More Than 13 Million School-age Children Out of School

ABUJA, NIGERIA - A survey conducted by the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) indicates that the population of out of ...

The rise and fall of Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn

The automotive world was rocked when news broke of Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn arrest on November 19. The guys at ...

Ecogreen Energy appoints Vishal Gupta as new chief executive officer

New Delhi [India], Dec 11 (NewsVoir): Ecogreen Energy, a subsidiary of Singapore listed CJE group, the global leaders in waste ...

Kirstie Gordon to miss England's tour to India and Sri Lanka

Dubai [UAE], Dec 11 (ANI): Aberdeenshire-born spinner Kirstie Gordon is likely to miss England's tour to India and Sri Lanka ...

UK Calls for Cooperation with Iran on Polo

The United Kingdom is keen to work closely with Iran to further promote the sport of polo, says the country's ...

Veteran Rights Defender Alekseyeva To Be Buried In Moscow

MOSCOW -- Veteran human rights defender Lyudmila Alekseyeva, who died last week, will be buried in Moscow's Troyekurovskoye cemetery on ...

Test rankings: Kohli's reign in danger

Dubai [India], Dec 11 (ANI): Indian captain Virat Kohli's reign as the top-ranked Test batsman is in danger after the ...

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Australia recommends tougher scrutiny of tech giants

SYDNEY, Australia - In a bid to better scrutinize the role of tech giants that have gained strong market dominance ...

Millions of commuters impacted after German rail strike

BERLIN, Germany - Amid growing anger over an ongoing pay dispute, several German railway workers staged a four-hour long strike ...

RBI Governor quits citing personal reasons amid ongoing rift

NEW DELHI, India - At a time when the country's central bank is engaged in a prolonged rift with the ...

Nissan and ousted chairman Ghosn formally charged in Tokyo

TOKYO, Japan - In a move that allowed Japanese prosecutors to keep Carlos Ghosn in detention until December 30, the ...

China court imposes injunctions of some iPhone sales

BEIJING, China - A court in China has issued a nationwide ban on the sales and marketing of a range ...

Late gains boost Wall Street

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks bounced back from fierce selling earlier in the day, to finish in the ...

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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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