Thu, 24 Oct 2019

Syrian refugees in Turkey are there to stay, at least for now

Turkey's recent military incursion into northern Syria is aimed at weakening Syrian Kurdish forces along its border. Turkey believes those ...

Albanian Police Say Iranian 'Terrorist' Plot Foiled

Albanian police thwarted an attack allegedly planned by a Tehran-backed 'terrorist cell' against opponents of the Iranian regime in the ...

Boris Johnson eyes election after parliament forces Brexit delay

Boris Johnson looked set to try for an election after Parliament blocked his plan to rush his Brexit deal into ...

Trump and Ukraine: The case for impeachment grows

Democratic lawmakers' case for impeaching President Donald Trump grew stronger on Tuesday when the top US diplomat in Ukraine testified ...

Who Are the Kurds in Middle East

WASHINGTON - The Kurds are one of the indigenous people of the Mesopotamian plains and the highlands, areas that today ...

Equity gauges flat on global cues, private banks suffer losses

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Oct 23 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices remained flat on the bourses during early hours of Wednesday amid ...

British MPs give preliminary approval to Johnson's Brexit deal

British MPs on Tuesday gave their initial approval to a law implementing Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Brexit deal, but could ...

Trump blasts inquiry as 'lynching' as key witness testifies

US President Donald Trump on Tuesday slammed the impeachment inquiry as a "lynching," using explosive, racially-charged language to discredit the ...

Diplomat Provides House With 'Disturbing' Account on Ukraine

WASHINGTON - Former U.S. Ambassador William Taylor, a diplomat who has sharply questioned President Donald Trump's policy on Ukraine, has ...

Pressure on Germany boss Loew to recall Hummels

Dortmund - There are renewed calls in Germany for national head coach Joachim Loew to recall Mats Hummels just months ...

Lebanon PM Seeks Foreign Support for Reforms Amid Protests

BEIRUT - Lebanon's embattled prime minister sought international support Tuesday for economic reforms announced a day earlier, which were intended ...

Faf believes Brexit will boost South African cricket

Ranchi - Britain's Brexit will be a boon to ailing South Africa as they rebuild, Proteas captain Faf du Plessis ...

British PM Johnson Faces 2 Crucial Brexit Votes in Parliament Tuesday

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's plan for the country to leave the European Union faces two key votes in the ...

2 arrested over racism that forced FA Cup match abandonment

London - Two men have been arrested over alleged racist abuse that forced Saturday's FA Cup qualifier between Haringey Borough ...

North Macedonia Sets April Date For Snap Polls After EU Snub

The leaders of North Macedonia have agreed on a date for snap elections that were called by Prime Minister Zoran ...

Boris Johnson revives push to get Brexit deal passed

Boris Johnson is making a fresh bid to deliver on his promise to take Britain out of the European Union ...

Monday blues for Gunners or Emery's men ready to pounce?

Cape Town - Sheffield United can expect a stern test of their Premier League credentials when Unai Emery's Arsenal visit ...

Bulgaria appoint new coach in wake of racism row

Sofia - Bulgaria appointed Georgi Dermendzhiev as new national football coach in place of Krasimir Balakov who quit last week ...

This really is a crunch week for Brexit

It's 11 days until the UK is due to shed its European Union membership and, as Prime Minister Boris Johnson ...

Eskom, weak tax to raise South Africa's budget gap to decade high

RELATED ARTICLES Mini budget date may move again, says Mboweni PIC having 'fruitful' talks with Mboweni over staff bonuses, MPs ...

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Northern Ireland man arrested after container found with 39 bodies

LONDON, UK - A 25-year old Northern Irish man has been arrested after a lorry container in Essex, 30 kilometres ...

Kim unlikely to forego nuclear capability without solid guarantees

WASHINGTON, DC - Since the regime in Pyongyang doesn't see any reason to rein in its nuclear weapons program or ...

U.S. tightens net on whistleblower Julian Assange

LONDON, UK - U.S. efforts to have whistleblower Julian Assange extradited from a prison in London to the United States ...

Israel could be forced to polls for third time this year

JERUSALEM, Israel - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has failed to form a government, and has given up on being ...

Trudeau holds on to power but with slimmed majority

Canada's federal election campaign highlighted a struggle that caught the world by surprise. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was on the ...

U.S. soldiers could remain in Syria, Trump now tweets

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President Donald Trump is now considering leaving some American troops, nearly 200, in Syria to guard ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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