Tue, 16 Jul 2019

South Asia monsoon leaves thousands in need

Monsoon floods and landslides sweeping through large swathes of South Asia have killed dozens of people and left hundreds of ...

Solskjaer confident De Gea will sign new deal - soon

Perth - Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said on Tuesday he was optimistic that goalkeeper David De Gea would sign a new ...

Is Rassie planning to 'Brussow' the All Blacks?

Cape Town - It is still the most fruitful period of consecutive, post-isolation victories for the Springboks over arch-enemies the ...

Undersea Quake Near Indonesia's Bali Causes Panic, Minor Damage

DENPASAR, INDONESIA - An undersea earthquake with a magnitude of 6.1 struck south of Indonesia's Bali on Tuesday, the European ...

Pompeo Hopes US, North Korea Can Be 'More Creative' in Nuclear Talks

WASHINGTON - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Monday he hoped both North Korea and the United States ...

Robots to Install Telescopes to Peer into Cosmos from Moon

BOULDER, COLORADO - As the United States races to put humans back on the moon for the first time in ...

Trump Signs Order to Make American-made Goods More American

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump signed an executive order Monday that will require federal agencies to purchase products using more ...

Malaysia Takes Back $243M from Chinese Firm over Canceled Pipelines

Malaysia has taken back more than U.S. $243 million from a Chinese state company to cover the portion of gas ...

China's Growth Cools Further as Tariff War Pressures Mount

BEIJING - China's economic growth sank to its lowest level in at least 26 years in the quarter ending in ...

Taiwan's Opposition Party Picks Pro-China Mayor to Fight Tsai Ing-wen

Populist politician and pro-China mayor Han Kuo-yu has been selected as the opposition candidate for the Kuomintang (KMT) nationalist party ...

Meet the endangered Bunyip bird living in Australia's rice paddies

The debate around the Murray-Darling Basin is often sharply polarised: irrigation is destroying the environment, or water reforms are ruining ...

EU Signals No Iran Nuclear Dispute 'For The Time Being'

The remaining parties to the 2015 Iran nuclear deal don't consider Tehran's breaches "significant noncompliance" and haven't signaled any intention ...

Wallabies the first step in an important challenge for Boks

Cape Town - Despite a shortened Rugby Championship this year thanks to the Rugby World Cup, the Springboks are looking ...

China's LNG Imports Spark Security Debate

Analysts are divided on the degree of China's risks from its growing reliance on imports of liquefied natural gas (LNG) ...

Steinhoff crushed resources rally

US markets rallied on Friday pushing equity markets into record territory levels. The momentum continued to favour the bulls on ...

Barcelona complete signing of rising Japan star Abe

Barcelona - Barcelona announced on Monday they had completed the signing of young Japan winger Hiroki Abe from the Kashima ...

Bok blow as Dyantyi ruled out of Wallabies clash

Cape Town - Springbok wing Aphiwe Dyantyi has returned to Golden Lions in Johannesburg where he will undergo rehabilitation for ...

Iran Threatens to Revert to Pre-2015 Nuclear Development Levels

Iran threatened Monday to revert its nuclear development program to pre-2015 levels before it agreed to restraints under an international ...

Trump Renews Attacks on Non-White Lawmakers

WHITE HOUSE - U.S. President Donald Trump renewed his attacks Monday on four Democratic members of Congress, all women of ...

S Korea: Baloch party hold protest against enforced disappearances

[Busan] South Korea (ANI) July 15: Baloch Republican Party (BRP) has organised a protest in Busan city of South Korea ...

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U.S. stock markets continue record run

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks began the week with rises across the board on Monday, as the major ...

U.S. president claims reponsibility for slowing GDP growth in China

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President Donald Trump says tariffs on China are working by claiming credit for a major slide ...

Chinese and Japanese shares gain ground, greenback dips

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in China and Japan advanced on Monday, while in Australia the key index sagged.The U.S. dollar ...

Dubai gearing up for Expo2020

DUBAI, UAE - Planning for Expo 2020 Dubai is on track with construction projects well underway and transport plans being ...

Britain facing first recession since GFC

LONDON, UK - Recessions are bad for living standards, in both the short term and the longer term. And because ...

More jobs for Milwaukee, thanks to Donald J. Trump

MILWAUKEE, Wisconsin - Derco, a Lockheed Martin company, is planning to expand its plant in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, by up to ...

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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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