Sun, 20 Oct 2019

Venezuelans win seat on Human Rights Council despite U.S. opposition

NEW YORK, New York - Despite fierce opposition by the United States, Venezuela won a seat on the UN Human ...

Solskjaer aims dig at Liverpool ahead of Man United showdown

Manchester - Ole Gunnar Solskjaer could not resist a sly dig at Liverpool ahead of their clash with Manchester United ...

Defense Chief: US Troops Leaving Syria to go to Western Iraq

ABOARD A U.S. MILITARY AIRCRAFT - Defense Secretary Mark Esper says that under current plans all U.S. troops leaving Syria ...

Wedding bells as Nadal marries partner of 14 years

Madrid - Rafael Nadal married his partner of 14 years, Xisca Perello, at a castle in Mallorca on Saturday.Nadal, the ...

15 die in dam collapse at Siberian gold mine

Fifteen people were killed and another 13 missing after an illegally built dam collapsed at a gold mine in a ...

What next after British MPs refused to back latest Brexit deal?

British MPs have again ruptured the Brexit process by withholding their support for Prime Minister Boris Johnson's new divorce deal ...

Barcelona Mayor Pleads for Violence in Catalonia to Stop

BARCELONA, SPAIN - The mayor of riot-stricken Barcelona pleaded Saturday for calm after violent protests by Catalan separatists rocked Spain's ...

Policymakers must undo trade barriers to revive global growth: IMF

Washington DC [USA], Oct 20 (ANI): With the global economy in a synchronised slowdown amid growth forecast for 2019 to ...

Boris Johnson refuses to sign letter requesting Brexit delay

London [UK], Oct 20 (ANI): British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Saturday (local time) sent the European Union an unsigned ...

Impeachment Inquiry Puts Spotlight on Perry, Who Shunned It

WASHINGTON - Long after more flamboyant colleagues flamed out of President Donald Trump's favor amid ethics scandals, low-profile and folksy ...

Turkish-backed forces, Kurds fight on first day of Syria ceasefire

Washington D.C. [USA], Oct 20 (ANI): Turkish-backed Syrian forces clashed with the Kurdish fighters in northeastern Syria on Friday (local ...

China's BRI challenges sovereignty of many states: experts

Rotterdam [Netherlands] (ANI), Oct 19 (ANI): The destiny of the states which have been lured into the Dragon's fire of ...

Murray: A big surprise to reach first final since 2017

Antwerp - Former world No 1 Andy Murray reached his first final in more than two and a half years ...

Johnson faces calls to delay Brexit after defeat in parliament

Boris Johnson is under pressure to ask the European Union to postpone Brexit after Parliament refused to approve the deal ...

Wawrinka ends teenager Sinner's Antwerp adventure

Antwerp - Stan Wawrinka ended Italian teenager Jannik Sinner's fine run at the European Open in Antwerp on Saturday, the ...

Ahlers bags 2nd win of season with Selborne victory

Pennington - Jaco Ahlers turned a great par-save on Saturday into a second victory of his Sunshine Tour season when ...

Colsaerts leads French Open, SA's Coetzee second

Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines - Belgian Nicolas Colsaerts will take a three-shot lead into the final round of the French Open after a ...

FA Cup match abandoned following 'racial abuse'

London - An FA Cup qualifying match between Haringey Borough and Yeovil Town was abandoned on Saturday after allegations that ...

Nadal marries partner of 14 years in Mallorca

Madrid - Rafael Nadal married his partner of 14 years, Xisca Perello, at a castle in Mallorca on Saturday.Nadal, the ...

Murray into first final since 2017, faces Wawrinka for Antwerp title

Antwerp - Former world No 1 Andy Murray reached his first final in more than two and a half years ...

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China-U.S. trade frictions could fracture globe, says Antnio Guterres

WASHINGTON, DC - Tensions relating to global trade and technology continue to rise and the international community needs to "do ...

UK prime minister vows to leave EU by 31 October after losing poll

LONDON, UK - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is sticking to his guns despite failing to get parliamentary backing to ...

Trump floated idea of his property being venue for G7 summit

WASHINGTON, DC - At his suggestion, U.S. President Donald Trump will host next year's G7 at one of his own ...

Shelling and clashes in northern Syria continue despite ceasefire

NORTHEASTERN SYRIA - Shelling and clashes in northern Syria on the border with Turkey continue to cause hundreds of people ...

Explosion targets worshippers at Mosque near Jalalabad in Afghanistan

JALALABAD, Afghanistan - Dozens of worshippers have been killed and scores more wounded Friday in an explosion at a mosque ...

Deaths mount in north Syria in midst of confusion over ceasefire

NORTHEAST SYRIA - A total of sixty-four Syrian rebels fighting alongside Turkish forces have been killed in the offensive which ...

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