Wed, 19 Dec 2018

Over 60 Al Shabaab militants killed in U.S. airstrikes in Somalia

MOGADISHU, Somalia - The U.S. Military broke its previous record of the number of airstrikes conducted in Somalia targeting the ...

Bomb explodes outside Greek media office, wrecking major damage

ATHENS, Greece - In an incident that has been denounced across Greece as an "attack on democracy," a powerful bomb ...

UN migration pact sparks massive protest, clashes in Brussels

BRUSSELS, Belgium - Days after more than 150 countries, including Belgium backed a United Nations Migration pact, the Belgian capital ...

North Korea threatens to block denuclearization over U.S. sanctions

PYONGYANG, North Korea - Months after touting a historic breakthrough in peace talks with North Korea, the U.S. President Donald ...

Macron's popularity sinks as Yellow Vest continue to protest

PARIS, France - Paying no heed to calls by the French government, which urged the Yellow Vest protesters to refrain ...

Indonesia's Mount Soputan erupts twice, sends thick ash into the sky

JAKARTA, Indonesia - One of the most active volcanoes in Indonesia's Sulawesi Island - Mount Soputan erupted twice in a ...

Massive explosion at Japanese bar leaves over 40 injured

SAPPORA, Japan - More than 42 people suffered injuries in a massive explosion at a bar in the northern Japanese ...

Seven killed, three injured in coal mine accident in China

BEIJING, China - The latest in a series of tragic accidents inside a coal mine in China on Saturday, reignited ...

Report: 20 civilians dead after airstrike targeting Taliban commander

KABUL, Afghanistan - At least 20 Afghan civilians, including a dozenĀ children, are believed dead as the result of an assassination ...

U.S. Secretary of Interior Ryan Zinke resigns from Trump inner circle

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump has announced that the current U.S. Secretary of Interior Ryan Zinke will step ...

Armenia named The Economist's country of the year

PanARMENIAN.Net - Armenia has been named the country of the year by The Economist, which means that it has improved ...

Haley Urges Palestinians to Accept a Peace Deal with Israel

UNITED NATIONS Outgoing U.S. ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley is urging the Palestinians to accept a peace deal, ...

India retains highest aviation safety ranking

New Delhi [India], Dec 18 (ANI): Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) on Tuesday communicated that India is adhering to safety standards ...

Aishwarya Rai emboldens differently-abled children

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Dec 18 (ANI): Global Icon Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, who is known to make the country proud at ...

PM Modi in Pune: Metro rail becoming lifeline of cities

Pune (Maharashtra), [India], Dec 18 (ANI): Metro is becoming the lifeline of cities in the country, said Prime Minister Narendra ...

BCCI rubbishes reports on Virat Kohli-Tim Paine banter

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Dec 18 (ANI): The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Tuesday rubbished reports claiming ...

$2.7 Billion Appeal Launched for South Sudanese Refugees

GENEVA The U.N. refugee agency is appealing for $2.7 billion to assist more than two million refugees from South Sudan. ...

UN: Migrants Must Be Protected, Treated with Dignity, Respect

GENEVA Tuesday is International Migrants Day, and the head of the U.N. Migration Agency is urging nations to drop their ...

US N. Korea Envoy to Visit S. Korea Amid Uncertainty Over Talks

The Trump administration's special envoy for North Korea is heading to South Korea amid growing uncertainty over the future of ...

EU Urges Kosovo to Drop Tariffs as Political Tensions Mount

BRUSSELS The European Unions top diplomat called Tuesday on Kosovo to lift tariffs on goods from Serbia and Bosnia-Herzegovina as ...

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Trump weighs in on Flynn sentencing

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump wished good luck to his former national security adviser Michael Flynn on Tuesday, ...

Over 60 Al Shabaab militants killed in U.S. airstrikes in Somalia

MOGADISHU, Somalia - The U.S. Military broke its previous record of the number of airstrikes conducted in Somalia targeting the ...

Bomb explodes outside Greek media office, wrecking major damage

ATHENS, Greece - In an incident that has been denounced across Greece as an "attack on democracy," a powerful bomb ...

UN migration pact sparks massive protest, clashes in Brussels

BRUSSELS, Belgium - Days after more than 150 countries, including Belgium backed a United Nations Migration pact, the Belgian capital ...

North Korea threatens to block denuclearization over U.S. sanctions

PYONGYANG, North Korea - Months after touting a historic breakthrough in peace talks with North Korea, the U.S. President Donald ...

Macron's popularity sinks as Yellow Vest continue to protest

PARIS, France - Paying no heed to calls by the French government, which urged the Yellow Vest protesters to refrain ...

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