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Amadiba activist facing R7.5m defamation lawsuit

Controversial Australian venture capitalist Mark Caruso and one of his mining companies want to add four more claims totalling R2 ...

Sex trafficking's tragic paradox: when victims become perpetrators

Born in rural Thailand, Watcharaporn Nantahkhum gave birth to her first child at the age of 17. Her father killed ...

U.S. Goal Is Deterrence, Not War With Iran: Shanahan

By RFE/RLTop U.S. administration officials told Congress on May 21 that Washington's response to alleged Iranian threats deterred attacks on ...

Du Preez to treasure London moment

Cape Town - One of the most striking sculptures outside Twickenham Stadium in London, the one in Rugby Road where ...

Bloomberg: US May Pay $2 Per Bushel for Soybeans to Help Farmers

WASHINGTON - The Trump administration is considering payments of $2 per bushel for soybeans, 63 cents per bushel for wheat ...

Biden a snob bereft of elementary quality as human being: North Korea

Pyongyang [North Korea], May 22 (ANI): North Korea on Tuesday launched a scathing attack on former Vice President Joe Biden ...

Shahzad century fires Afghanistan to World Cup warm-up win

Belfast - Mohammad Shahzad smashed a blistering 101 as Afghanistan fine-tuned their World Cup preparations with a 126-run thrashing of ...

Morgan has 'no regrets' as England go in search of World Cup glory

London - England captain Eoin Morgan believes the tournament hosts have done everything they possibly could to get themselves ready ...

US Shoe Industry Protests Possible Tariffs on Chinese Imports

More than 170 American shoe manufacturers and retailers, including such well-known athletic shoe brands as Nike, Under Armour and Adidas, ...

Pentagon Chief Says Iranian Threats 'Put On Hold'

The United States' response to alleged Iranian threats has "put on hold" potential attacks by Iran, acting U.S. Defense Secretary ...

Huawei considers rivals to Google's Android after US ban

Huawei said it's working on its own operating system for its mobile handsets and will consider rivals to Google's Android, ...

The different faces of the women's rugby boom

London - Women's participation in rugby around the world is at an all-time high, with latest figures showing 2.7 million ...

Five figures to explain the EU

The European Union explained in five figures:28 nationsIt was born out of the European Economic Community formed in 1958 by ...

Australia election triggers refugee suicide attempts

At least four refugees in Australia's offshore Pacific camps have attempted suicide since the conservative government's shock re-election on Saturday, ...

Canada Sends Delegation to China to Press for Release of Citizens

OTTAWA - Canada has sent a parliamentary delegation to China to press for the release of two Canadian citizens formally ...

Former Philippine Judge Says She Was Held at Hong Kong Airport

MANILA, PHILIPPINES - A former Philippine Supreme Court justice who accused Chinese President Xi Jinping of crimes against humanity before ...

Lord Ara Darzi receives Japanese government award

PanARMENIAN.Net - Lord Ara Darzi of Denham received the Order of the Rising Sun, Gold Rays with Neck Ribbon, in ...

Take a bow: Samoa PM makes Pacific Games archery team... at 74!

Wellington - Samoa's prime minister has turned back time to qualify for the archery competition at the Pacific Games at ...

Sunny Pawar wins 'Best Child Actor' at DFW South Asian Film Festival

New Delhi (India), May 21 (ANI): After a big win at the New York Indian Film Festival, 'Lion' fame Sunny ...

Archer wants Kohli's World Cup wicket

London - Jofra Archer marked his call-up to England's Cricket World Cup squad on Tuesday by setting his sights on ...

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U.S. accused of reneging on agreements with China over trade

NEW YORK, New York - It was the United States that went back on previously reached trade agreements, and not ...

Wall Street closes higher on Tuesday

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were sharply higher on Tuesday, particularly in the tech sector after the U.S. ...

Function at Cork County Hall inaugurates Cyber Ireland

CORK, Ireland - Monday marked the official launch of the Irish Cyber Security Cluster, Cyber Ireland.The launch took place at ...

Jamie Oliver's network of diners placed into administration

LONDON UK - The restaurant chain founded and operated in the UK by Celebrity chef Jamie Oliver has filed for ...

Greenback bought up in Asia, stocks steady

SYDNEY, Australia - The U.S. dollar tanked on Tuesday in Asia due to what appears to be a looming trade ...

Thousands of jobs to go at Ford

DEARBORN, Michigan - Ford Motor Company is to slash its global workforce by about 10% over the next three months. ...

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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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