Sun, 20 Oct 2019

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 ...

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 ...

Astonishing victory for Johnson as he agrees Brexit deal with EU

LONDON, UK - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Thursday has stunned the UK and the world with an announcement ...

Bishworjit Singh Saikhom of Indian Army wins IRONMAN 70.3

Panaji (Goa) [India], Oct 20 (ANI): Indian Army's Bishworjit Singh Saikhom scripted history after finishing on the first spot in ...

Congress demands inquiry into 'irregularities' in GITM 2019 tenders

Panaji (Goa) [India], Oct 20 (ANI): Congress Goa president Girish Chodankar on Sunday targeted the Pramod Sawant-led state government for ...

India vs South Africa 3rd Test: Play interrupted due to bad light

Ranchi (Jharkhand) [India], Oct 20 (ANI): The play was interrupted on day two of the third Test match between India ...

Marathon win of Brigid Kosgei, Eliud sparks controversy

Washington D.C. [USA], Oct 20 (ANI): After Kenyan athletes Brigid Kosgei won the Chicago marathon in the record timing and ...

Ranchi Test: India declare at 497/9, Rohit smashes first double ton

Ranchi (Jharkhand) [India], Oct 20 (ANI): India opener Rohit Sharma's double ton and Ajinkya Rahane's 115 guided the team to ...

J-K: Pak forces targeting civilian areas to inflict heavy damages

Kupwara/Kathua (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], Oct 20 (ANI): The unprovoked ceasefire violations by the Pakistan Army along the Line of ...

Thomas wins CJ Cup after shaking off stubborn Lee

Jeju - Justin Thomas won the CJ Cup on Sunday for the second time in three years, but it took ...

Why Cameroon must move beyond dialogue to solve its Anglophone crisis

President Paul Biya convened a national dialogue last month to address the conflict between his government and the people in ...

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 ...

Valuable lessons from Nigeria's marathon effort to eradicate polio

The theme for World Health Day in 1995 was "Target 2000 - A World Without Polio". I delivered a lecture ...

System constrained, but no load shedding expected on Sunday

While the system remains constrained and vulnerable, no loadshedding is expected on Sunday, according to an update from Eskom."The power ...

Marc Marquez wins Japan MotoGP

Motegi - MotoGP world champion Marc Marquez won the Japan Grand Prix on Sunday to notch his 10th victory of ...

ANALYSIS: No one is watching the watchers - why we should be worried

The apartheid government used the country's security apparatus to crush dissent and entrench its brutal regime. With this in the ...

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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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