Thu, 24 Oct 2019

Ruthless Federer into Basel quarter-finals for 17th time

Basel - Roger Federer crushed Radu Albot 6-0, 6-3 on Wednesday to win his 22nd match in a row at ...

Wawrinka into Basel 2nd round, keeps London hopes alive

Basel - Stan Wawrinka fired 10 aces and 30 winners to overwhelm fellow veteran Pablo Cuevas 6-3, 6-4 to reach ...

Eastern Cape to declare drought a disaster

The Eastern Cape cabinet has resolved to declare the drought a disaster and processes to gazette this are underway, Premier ...

Shrimant Jha seeks visa help from Kiren Rijiju, Jaishankar

New Delhi [India], Oct 23 (ANI): Indian para-athlete Shrimant Jha on Wednesday reached out to the Union Sports minister Kiren ...

The global war on money laundering is a failed experiment

Money laundering rarely gets as literal as the case in Thailand last week, where police raided homes of a ring ...

Diamond League gets second China meet

Paris - The Diamond League international athletics series will expand to 15 meetings next season with an additional event in ...

Swiss Court asks if Beckenbauer fit to face trial

Geneva - A Swiss court has asked Austrian authorities for a report on Franz Beckenbauer's health, to determine whether to ...

Zverev crashes out in Basel 1st round

Basel - World number six Alexander Zverev lost a 7-6(9/7), 6-4 battle at the first round of the ATP Swiss ...

Voting could be the problem with democracy

Around the globe, citizens of many democracies are worried that their governments are not doing what the people want.When voters ...

The Nazarbaevs Go Wild As Kazakhstan Burns

Kazakhs could be excused in recent weeks for thinking they were stuck in a rerun of Lifestyles Of The Rich ...

Kotak Mahindra Bank Q2 profit gallops 51 pc to Rs 1,724 crore

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Oct 22 (ANI): Kotak Mahindra Bank said on Tuesday its profit after tax totalled Rs 1,724 crore ...

Federer praises Murray's Antwerp comeback success

Basel - Roger Federer praised Andy Murray's weekend Antwerp title just 10 months after the former No 1 underwent a ...

Federer celebrates 1 500th match with Basel breeze

Basel - Roger Federer opened his bid for a 10th title at the ATP Swiss indoors in Basel on Monday, ...

Localized peace talk succeeds in San Fernando, Bukidnon

MARAMAG, Bukidnon, Oct. 21 (PIA) - An emotional Datu Mansuladi "Balakbakan" Umalis send a strong message to New People's Army ...

Bencic climbs to No 7 in WTA rankings

Paris - Belinda Bencic completed an excellent week, which saw her win the Kremlin Cup and qualify for the year-ending ...

In a career of landmarks, Federer set for 1 500th match

Basel - Roger Federer will check off another landmark on Monday when he starts his bid for a 10th Basel ...

Moscow calls on US to end its occupation of al-Tanf in Syria

Moscow, SANA-Russia on Wednesday called on the US to end its occupation of al-Tanf region in Syria near borders with ...

Investor revolt torpedoes Swiss Sunrise's $6.4 billion Liberty Global deal

Investor revolt torpedoes Swiss Sunrise's $6.4 billion Liberty Global deal Reuters ...

What are the party presidents' expectations? - SWI swissinfo.ch

The presidents of the major Swiss parties give their views on the opportunities that a new parliament presents. For some ...

Swiss elections- Landslide Green gains tip parliament to the left - SWI swissinfo.ch

Green parties have madehistoric gains at the expense of those to the right and the left in elections to the ...

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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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