Wed, 12 Dec 2018

Migration comes to fore at Marrakesh summit

MARRAKESH, Morocco – Countries from around the world tackled the migration issues on Monday adopting the Global Compact for Migration ...

May admits backstop still a major hurdle for Brexit

LONDON, UK -  British Prime Minister Theresa May on Monday deferred a crucial parliamentary vote on the controversial Brexit deal, that ...

George HW Bush, the last U.S. president to win a war

There are many reasons to miss George H.W. Bush, the 41st president of the United States. A World War II ...

Climate change action: Ireland worst country in the EU

DUBLIN, Ireland - For the second year in a row, Ireland has been deemed as the worst country in the ...

Turkey told extradition of Saudi nationals is not on

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia – Suspects in the Turkish investigation into the assassination of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi will not ...

Vice admiral in Bahrain after lightning appointment

WASHINGTON DC - Vice Admiral Jim Malloy has taken charge of the U.S. 5th Fleet, headquartered in Bahrain, following the apparent ...

Implicated by Cohen, Trump denies collusion, targets Mueller

WASHINGTON, U.S. - This week, the developments made in the federal investigation against the U.S. President Donald Trump's election campaign ...

Helicopter crash in Sudan kills top ministers, others hurt

KHARTOUM, Sudan - In a tragic incident on Sunday, a helicopter carrying government officials in Sudan crashed in the country's ...

Iran warns over U.S. sanctions: Drug trafficking will rise

TEHRAN, Iran - After the U.S. reimposed crippling sanctions on Iran and its key oil exports, months after exiting the ...

Dozens injured, six dead in stampede at Italian nightclub

ANCONA, Italy - A popular nightclub near Italy's eastern coastal city of Ancona witnessed chaotic scenes on Saturday after a ...

Bomb Attack on Afghan Security Convoy Kills 13

ISLAMABAD - Afghan officials say a suicide car bombing Tuesday hit a security forces' convoy in Kabul, killing at least ...

UN Launches Multi-Billion-Dollar Appeal for Syrian Refugees

GENEVA - The U.N. is appealing for $5.5 billion to support millions of Syrian refugees, and the neighboring countries hosting ...

Human Rights Day Shines Unwelcome Spotlight On Tajikistan

As the world marked the 70th anniversary of the UN Universal Declaration of Human Rights on December 10, Tajikistan's government ...

US Energy Chief in Baghdad as Sanctions Waiver Runs Out

BAGHDAD - U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry said Tuesday Iraq should partner with American companies to become energy independent, as ...

Activists Fear Countries Will Fall Short on UN Migration Pact

MARRAKESH, MOROCCO - As heads of state and government jetted out of Morocco on Tuesday after formally adopting a UN ...

Iran Confirms Missile Test in Defiance of US

GENEVA - A senior Iranian military commander has confirmed that Tehran recently carried out a ballistic missile test, to the ...

'Balochistan victim of Pak's nuclear proliferation activities'

British Columbia [Canada], Dec 11 (ANI): Balochistan is a victim of Pakistan's nuclear proliferation activities, said Naela Quadri Baloch, an ...

Jamal Khashoggi among scribes named Time's Person of the Year 2018

New York [USA], Dec 11 (ANI): Four journalists, including slain journalist Jamal Khashoggi, and a newspaper, dubbed as the 'Guardians ...

5 reasons you must know Alexander Solzhenitsyn

December 11 is the 100th anniversary of Alexander Solzhenitsyn's birth. Why is it crucial to know his literary works and ...

Uzbekistan bets on dividends from Sufi revival

For a week in the middle of November, Bukhara played host to an unusual sight. Around 170 devotees of the ...

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Kim Jong Un leaves Seoul guessing over planned visit

SEOUL, South Korea - The North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's planned visit to the South Korean capital, Seoul, which ...

Migration comes to fore at Marrakesh summit

MARRAKESH, Morocco – Countries from around the world tackled the migration issues on Monday adopting the Global Compact for Migration ...

May admits backstop still a major hurdle for Brexit

LONDON, UK -  British Prime Minister Theresa May on Monday deferred a crucial parliamentary vote on the controversial Brexit deal, that ...

George HW Bush, the last U.S. president to win a war

There are many reasons to miss George H.W. Bush, the 41st president of the United States. A World War II ...

Climate change action: Ireland worst country in the EU

DUBLIN, Ireland - For the second year in a row, Ireland has been deemed as the worst country in the ...

Turkey told extradition of Saudi nationals is not on

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia – Suspects in the Turkish investigation into the assassination of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi will not ...

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