Fri, 26 Apr 2019

Saudi Arabia excecutions rile UN human rights chief

GENEVA, Switzerland - A wave of executions in cities across Saudi Arabia on Tuesday has brought a sharp rebuke from  ...

U.S. woman who sold state secrets to Chinese spies enters guilty plea

WASHINGTON DC - A former U.S. State Department official with TOP SECRET security clearance has admitted providing documents to China ...

Palestinian boy who tried to flee Israeli captors is shot in both legs

WEST BANK, Palestinian territories - A bound and blindfolded 15-year old Palestinian schoolboy has been shot in both legs because, ...

140 people have contacted police over death of Lyra McKee

DERRY/LONDONDERRY, Northern Ireland - Police investigating the murder of Belfast journalist Lyra McKee have been overwhelmed with support so far ...

39-year old man appears in Sydney court charged with false bomb report

SYDNEY, Australia - A 39-year old man appeared before a Sydney court on Wednesday charged with a hoax bomb threat ...

Whistleblower Chelsea Manning to stay in jail indefinitely

RICHMOND, Virginia - Former U.S. Private Chelsea Manning who leaked classified U.S. military documents which exposed atrocities during the Iraq ...

Libyan clashes causing untold grief for civilians

TRIPOLI, Libya - Civlians are still being killed and injured since fighting began near the Libyan capital Tripoli nearly 3 ...

Internet crime in America almost doubled last year

UN Expert Denied Access to Detained Cambodia Opposition Leader

UN Special Rapporteur on Human Rights in Cambodia Rhona Smith again has been refused permission by Cambodias government to meet ...

U.S. Slaps Travel Ban On Chechen Prime Minister

The United States has imposed an entry ban on Muslim Khuchiyev, the prime minister of Russia's North Caucasus Chechen Republic. ...

JSE weaker as global markets retreat

The JSE closed weaker on Thursday on the back of broad-based weakness across most global equity indices. Initial weakness was ...

A Look at Iranian Newspaper Front Pages on April 25

IFP has taken a look at the front pages of Iranian newspapers on Thursday, April 24, 2019, and picked headlines ...

Former Comrades winner dies

Cape Town - He claimed his first victory in the 41st Comrades Marathon back in 1966 but it was in ...

Slow-starter Vettel has 'absolute faith' in fifth title quest

Baku - Sebastian Vettel is unfazed by his disappointing start to the season and certain that he can recover to ...

Wayde's much anticipated comeback on ice

Cape Town - South African Olympic 400m champion Wayde van Niekerk has withdrawn from the ASA Senior Championships at Germiston ...

European clubs to discuss Champions League revamp

Rome - The European Club Association said Thursday it would hold a special general assembly in June to discuss controversial ...

Nadal sees off tearful Ferrer in Barcelona

Barcelona - Rafael Nadal showed no mercy towards an emotional David Ferrer as he eased into the quarter-finals of the ...

CSA congratulates Kallis on Ikhamanga Award

Cape Town - Cricket South Africa (CSA) has congratulated former Proteas all-rounder Jacques Kallis on being honoured with the Ikhamanga ...

Hamilton sees 'much of myself' in Ferrari's Leclerc

Baku - Lewis Hamilton sympathised with Charles Leclerc on Thursday and said he saw a lot of himself, and his ...

Semenya cruises to maiden 5 000m national title

Cape Town - South African Olympic champion Wayde's much anticipated comeback on ice This is Semenya's first race since her ...

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In a much anticipated announcement, former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden, who served two terms under Barack Obama, has announced ...

Saudi Arabia excecutions rile UN human rights chief

GENEVA, Switzerland - A wave of executions in cities across Saudi Arabia on Tuesday has brought a sharp rebuke from  ...

U.S. woman who sold state secrets to Chinese spies enters guilty plea

WASHINGTON DC - A former U.S. State Department official with TOP SECRET security clearance has admitted providing documents to China ...

Palestinian boy who tried to flee Israeli captors is shot in both legs

WEST BANK, Palestinian territories - A bound and blindfolded 15-year old Palestinian schoolboy has been shot in both legs because, ...

140 people have contacted police over death of Lyra McKee

DERRY/LONDONDERRY, Northern Ireland - Police investigating the murder of Belfast journalist Lyra McKee have been overwhelmed with support so far ...

39-year old man appears in Sydney court charged with false bomb report

SYDNEY, Australia - A 39-year old man appeared before a Sydney court on Wednesday charged with a hoax bomb threat ...

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