Mon, 20 Jan 2020

Of 20 abducted Indian crew members, one dies, 19 released

ABUJA, Nigeria - The Indian Mission in Nigeria on Sunday said that 20 seafarers who were kidnapped by pirates last ...

Dublin-born Conor McGregor wins in Vegas

LAS VEGAS, Nevada - Ireland's Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) fighter Conor McGregor made a winning comeback in the Ultimate Fighting ...

Prince Harry and Meghan to cut formal ties with Palace

LONDON, UK - While Prince Harry will continue to be Prince Harry, and he and his wife will remain the ...

Australian fires devastate wildlife, many threateneded species

More than one billion mammals, birds, and reptiles across eastern Australia are estimated to have been affected by the current ...

Foreign minister in North Korea removed from office

PYONGYANG, North Korea - North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho has reportedly been replaced. The NK News portal broke ...

Decriminalisation of blasphemy in Ireland comes in to effect

DUBLIN, Ireland - The commencement of the Blasphemy (Abolition of Offences and Related Matters) Act 2019 in Ireland has taken ...

Ken Starr who spent years targeting Clinton, joins Trump defense team

WASHINGTON, DC - High profile lawyers Alan Dershowitz and Ken Starr have been brought in to work with the legal ...

Children bearing the brunt of Libya's long-standing civil war

BERLIN, Germany - Warring factions engaged in the Libyan conflict and UN-Secretary General Antonio Guterres will take part in a ...

Jailed U.S. citizen who demonstrated against Egyptian coup is dead

CAIRO, Egypt - The death this week of Mustafa Kassem, an Egyptian-American imprisoned in Egypt after an unfair trial, underscores ...

How dealer and player swindled Maryland casino

BALTIMORE, Maryland - After just a few hours of playing baccarat at a Maryland casino in September 2017, Chenguang Ni ...

Lower expenses and low debt highlights of New Zealand financial report

WELLINGTON, New Zealand - The New Zealand government's books are in good shape with the accounts in surplus and expenses ...

U.S. government report concludes White House violated law

WASHINGTON, DC - On the eve of U.S. President Donald Trump's impeachment trial a damning new government watchdog report has ...

Way paved for Donald Trump impeachment trial to begin

WASHINGTON, DC - The Senate impeachment trial of President Donald Trump began Thursday with preliminary proceedings, including House lawmakers who ...

Weinstein defense team renews push for new trial venue

NEW YORK, New York - American film producer Harvey Weinstein's defence team has asked for a change in the venue ...

Putin Denies He Wants to Remain in Power Indefinitely

Russia's Vladimir Putin is denying that he's planning to retain his grip on power when he relinquishes his country's presidency ...

OPINION: Putin has a new plan to hold power over Russia forever

In his state of the nation address on Wednesday, Russian President Vladimir Putin proposed a sweeping constitutional reform that would ...

Saracens vow to win back trust after relegation punishment

London - European champions Saracens vowed on Sunday to win back the trust of the rugby world after accepting their ...

Blitzboks keen to go and do the work - Du Preez

Cape Town - After 71 tournaments in the World Rugby Sevens Series, one could expect Blitzboks sweeper, Branco du Preez, ...

Sharma leads India to ODI series victory over Australia

Bangalore - A sparkling century by Rohit Sharma and inspired bowling helped India to a series-clinching seven-wicket win over Australia ...

Nantes to pay homage to Sala a year after striker's death

Rennes - Nantes announced on Sunday that they will pay tribute to their former striker Emiliano Sala at the league ...

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Dublin-born Conor McGregor wins in Vegas

LAS VEGAS, Nevada - Ireland's Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) fighter Conor McGregor made a winning comeback in the Ultimate Fighting ...

Report: QB Rivers moves to Florida

Quarterback Philip Rivers, his wife and their nine children have left Southern California and settled in Florida, ESPN reported Sunday. ...

Report: Cardinals to bring back C Wieters

Catcher Matt Wieters agreed to a one-year, $2 million contract to return to the St. Louis Cardinals, MLB Network reported ...

Liverpool power past United, go 16 points clear

Liverpool - Liverpool stretched their commanding lead at the top of the Premier League to 16 points and advantage over ...

Makar, Avalanche aim to keep momentum vs. Red Wings

It's not even the NHL All-Star break and Cale Makar is already setting records. Makar set the franchise mark for ...

Report: Bengals not interested in trading No. 1 pick

With speculation growing that the Cincinnati Bengals might trade the No. 1 overall selection in this year's NFL Draft, ESPN ...

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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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