Thu, 17 Oct 2019

UK parents in mourning call U.S. National Security Advisor a 'thug'

WASHINGTON - A British couple grieving over their son's death in a car accident say they feel they were "ambushed" ...

EU says Turkish offensive undermining fight against Daesh

LUXEMBOURG - All countries in the European Union have agreed to impose a ban on the sale of weapons to ...

Detained ISIL fighters could gain freedom during Turkish offensive

NORTHEAST SYRIA - There are growing fears the Turkish offensive in northeast Syria will unintentionally lead to the release of ...

Mass murderer helping to identify his 93 victims

Having established that a convicted murderer in a U.S. prison is the country's most prolific serial killer, U.S. law enforcement ...

'Our rights come from God almighty,' Trump tells faithful

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President Donald Trump has stepped up his defensive rhetoric as his presidency become more and more ...

Former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine says Trump orchestrated her removal

The former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch told House committees leading the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump that ...

US Will Impose 'Big Sanctions' Against Turkey for Onslaught on Kurds

U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday promised "big sanctions" against Turkey for its invasion into northern Syria against Kurdish fighters, ...

Russian president in Riyadh with relations at unprecedented high

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - Russian President Vladimir Putin has arrived in Saudi Arabia on his first state visit to the ...

Afghan boy endures hardship en route to a better future

By the age of 16, most teenage boys have survived school, made friends and played some sport. Farouk* has done ...

Expo showcases 'B.E.S.T' of Central Luzon

CLARK FREEPORT ZONE, Pampanga, Oct.17 (PIA) -- The seven provinces of Central Luzon pooled together their resources for an expo ...

Kylie Jenner, Travis Scott keeping differences aside for daughter

Washington D.C [USA], Oct 17 (ANI): Beauty mogul Kylie Jenner and Travis Scott who called it quits earlier this month, ...

How much do you need to retire? Pound 10,200 a year at a minimum

Retirement is changing. Following more than a century of increases in life expectancy, one in every five people in the ...

Can surgical masks protect you from getting the flu?

Australia has just suffered a severe flu season, with 299,211 laboratory-confirmed cases, at last count, and 662 deaths. This might ...

Our world is getting smaller

Has this happened to you? You strike up a conversation with a complete stranger, only to discover that you share ...

Lower refugee limits are weakening resettlement in the US

President Donald Trump announced that the U.S. will cut the number of refugees it will accept to 18,000 in fiscal ...

Grattan on Friday: Storm clouds avoid the bush, darken over the economy

Government sources insist shock jock Alan Jones didn't drive Thursday's announcement of a cash payment to drought-striken farmers about to ...

U.S. Envoys Arrive In Turkey As Trump Defends Syria Withdrawal

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo are in Turkey seeking to secure a cease-fire in ...

Iranians, Pakistani, Russian Make BBC 'Female Future' List

Two Iranians, one Pakistani, and a Russian have made the BBC's list of 100 most 'inspiring and influential women from ...

Cabinet approves long-awaited energy plan

Cabinet has approved a new plan mapping out the energy mix for the country up until 2030.According to a Cabinet ...

EU and UK say they have reached a deal on Brexit

The European Union and UK have reached a historic Brexit deal, paving the way for Britain's departure from the European ...

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British pound jumps sharply on Brexit optimism, Asian stocks flounder

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in the Asian region were mixed on Thursday. The main action was on foreign exchange markets ...

Climate bond to fund Hanuman wind farm in Thailand

BANGKOK, Thailand - The Asian Development Bank (ADB) will invest 3 billion Thai baht ($98.7 million) in Energy Absolute's maiden ...

Contraction in U.S. retail sales disappoints Wall St

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks softened on Wednesday as economic data released on the day showed the U.S. ...

Low-carbon future vital for combating climate change in Asia-Pacific

HUNAN, China - Countries in Asia and the Pacific must adopt more effective and innovative low-carbon policies and technologies to ...

British pound falls on Brexit deal skepticism, Asian stocks mixed

SYDNEY, Australia - Shares in Japan were trending higher again Wednesday, following on from a more than 400-points rise on ...

Government-owned Turkish bank hit by U.S. justice department charges

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Justice has charged a state-owned Turkish bank with fraud, money laundering, and sanctions offenses related ...

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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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