Thu, 24 Jan 2019

Israel to shut down Palestinian schools in East Jerusalem

JERUSALEM - Israel has announced it will close all UNRWA schools in East Jerusalem and replace them with Israeli-run schools. ...

10 'Blue Helmets' killed in West Africa

BAMAKO, Mali - Ten United Nation peacekeepers have been killed in what the UN has described as a 'terrorist attack,' ...

Nigeria finds more than 20 000 kidnapped girls in Mali

Nigeria's anti-trafficking agency has said it found thousands of missing girls and women in southern Mali, many of whom were ...

No Report Yet on Iranian Casualties in Israeli Airstrikes on Syria

Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi says there is no [reliable] information yet on the casualties of Iranian military forces ...

Assam: 70 organisations protest against Citizenship Amendment Bill

Guwahati (Assam) [India], Jan 23 (ANI): As many as 70 organisations including Krishak Mukti Sangram Samiti (KMSS), protested against the ...

Erdogan Meeting With Putin In Moscow For Syria Talks

The Russian and Turkish presidents are meeting in Moscow for talks on Ankaras proposed 'security zone' in northern Syria. Vladimir ...

Russia Says 'Arbitrary' Israeli Air Strikes On Syria Should Stop

Russia has called on Israel to stop carrying out 'arbitrary' air strikes on Syrian territory, days after the Israeli Air ...

Mistaken Identity Adds To Tragedy On Afghan-Tajik Border

On the first day of 2019, 42-year-old Turahon Nurmatov was out in the pastureland of southwestern Tajikistan, tending a local ...

US: Senate to vote to reopen govt

Washington D.C. [USA], Jan 23 (ANI): Senate Majority leader Mitch McConnell struck an agreement with Minority leader Chuck Schumer to ...

Social Media reacts to music legend Oliver Mtukudzi's death

Zimbabwean music legend Oliver Mtukudzi has died after battling an unnamed illness for the past month. According to NewsDay, the ...

Erdogan Arrives In Moscow For Syria Talks With Putin

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has arrived in Moscow where he is due to hold talks with his Russian counterpart, ...

Proteas change squad for final 3 Pakistan ODIs

Cape Town - Quinton de Kock and Dale Steyn , who were rested for the first two games, return to ...

Elizabeth Warren Pledges Help During Visit to Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren promised to help rebuild Puerto Rico from Hurricane Maria and support laws ...

Supervisor of Navy SEAL Charged in War Crime Case

SAN DIEGO The Navy officer who supervised a SEAL accused of fatally stabbing an Islamic State prisoner in Iraq in ...

Russia Presents Info on Missile US Says Violates Pact

MOSCOW The Russian military on Wednesday rolled out a new missile and released its specifications, seeking to dispel the U.S. ...

Japan's PM Seeks Trade Reform as Risks to World Economy Loom

DAVOS, SWITZERLAND Japan's prime minister says China's slowing growth, Brexit woes and U.S.-China trade disputes pose risks to the world ...

Greek Lawmakers Open Debate On Macedonia Name Deal Ahead Of Vote

A heated debate on a historic agreement aimed at normalizing relations with Macedonia is under way in the Greek parliament, ...

Sarfraz Ahmed hurled racist remarks at Proteas batsman: Pak media

By Sarfraz-Ahmed-Racial-Remarks Karachi (Pakistan), Jan 23 (ANI): Pakistan cricket team captain Sarfraz Ahmed was allegedly heard hurling racial remarks at ...

Putin To Visit Kyrgyzstan This Year

The Kremlin has confirmed that Russian President Vladimir Putin is due to visit Kyrgyzstan, but no clear date has been ...

Al Jazeera says Sudan withdraws journalists' work permits

Sudanese authorities have cracked down on Arabic-language foreign media working inside the country, news channels said, as major protests against ...

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Stocks in Europe little changed as May rules out second referendum

LONDON, UK - European stocks were mixed but little changed on Monday, in advance of a crucial speech by British ...

Israel to shut down Palestinian schools in East Jerusalem

JERUSALEM - Israel has announced it will close all UNRWA schools in East Jerusalem and replace them with Israeli-run schools. ...

10 'Blue Helmets' killed in West Africa

BAMAKO, Mali - Ten United Nation peacekeepers have been killed in what the UN has described as a 'terrorist attack,' ...

Nigeria finds more than 20 000 kidnapped girls in Mali

Nigeria's anti-trafficking agency has said it found thousands of missing girls and women in southern Mali, many of whom were ...

No Report Yet on Iranian Casualties in Israeli Airstrikes on Syria

Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi says there is no [reliable] information yet on the casualties of Iranian military forces ...

Assam: 70 organisations protest against Citizenship Amendment Bill

Guwahati (Assam) [India], Jan 23 (ANI): As many as 70 organisations including Krishak Mukti Sangram Samiti (KMSS), protested against the ...

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