Fri, 16 Nov 2018

New Zealand acts on its 'first decision after Brexit'

DUBLIN, Ireland - Its official! New Zealand now has an embassy in Ireland.  On Monday morning, the New Zealand High ...

Two Former Coup Leaders Vie for Democratic Power in Fiji

SYDNEY - Fiji Prime Minister Frank Bainimarama is leading the vote count in national elections held in the South Pacific ...

Sports fraternity joins Kohli's 'Jersey knows no gender' campaign

New Delhi [India], Nov 16 (ANI): Sports personalities belonging to various field, ranging from tennis to badminton, have joined the ...

Hong Kong Open: Srikanth ousted by Nishimoto in quarter-final

Kowloon [Hong Kong], Nov 16 (ANI): Ace Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth made an exit from the ongoing Hong Kong Open ...

JCB holds tourism campaign in Japan

Osaka [Japan], Nov 16 (ANI): In order to increase the inflow of tourists from Southeast Asia, Tourism Bureau in Osaka ...

I thought I would never bowl again: Steyn

Johannesburg [South Africa], Nov 16 (ANI): Ace South African pacer Dale Steyn has opened up about the times when he ...

Pence Urges Speed on South China Sea Code of Conduct

SINGAPORE - U.S. Vice President Mike Pence is urging the Association of Southeast Nations (ASEAN) to move forward with a ...

Du Plessis urges Australia to keep the aggression

Brisbane - Australia have clearly toned down their sledging since a ball-tampering scandal broke, South Africa captain Faf du Plessis ...

North Korea to Deport American Detained for Illegal Entry

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA - North Korea said Friday that it will deport an American citizen it detained one month ago ...

Du Plessis likely to draw curtains on T20I career post WC

Melbourne [Australia], Nov 16 (ANI): South Africa skipper Faf du Plessis has stated that he might draw curtains on his ...

S Korean diplomat to visit US next week for denuclearisation talks

Seoul [South Korea], Nov 16 (ANI): Lee Do-hoon, the special representative for peace and security affairs of Korean Peninsula, is ...

Putin Says Russia Ready To Cooperate With Saudis And Curb Oil Output

Russian President Vladimir Putin said Moscow is ready to cooperate with Saudi Arabia in cutting oil production to stem a ...

Erasmus in search of fresh success over Scotland

Edinburgh - A Murrayfield fortress awaits Rassie Erasmus on Saturday as South Africa's coach returns to the ground where he ...

Perfect Time, Ethical Businesses Say, to Drive Social Change

LONDON - Ethically driven businesses are becoming increasingly popular and profitable but they can face threats for shaking up the ...

China Woos Pacific Islands With Loans, Showcase Projects

PORT MORESBY, PAPUA NEW GUINEA - As world leaders land in Papua New Guinea for a Pacific Rim summit, the ...

Climate Change, Steel, Migration Bedevil G20 Communique

BUENOS AIRES - Climate change, steel and migration have emerged as sticking points in the final communique that world leaders ...

US Vice President: Indo-Pacific No Place For Empire

Empire and aggression have no place in the region, U.S. Vice President Mike Pence told a meeting of Asia-Pacific leaders ...

Detention of Bishop in China's Zhejiang Casts Doubts on Vatican Deal

Authorities in the eastern province of Zhejiang have detained a Catholic bishop, weeks after an agreement between Beijing and the ...

Automaker Groups Warn US Tariffs Will Undermine New NAFTA Deal

U.S. automakers and parts suppliers on Thursday urged the Trump administration to end steel and aluminum tariffs on Mexico and ...

UN Palestinian Aid Agency Narrows Funding Gap After Trump Exit

GENEVA - The U.N. agency for Palestinian refugees has almost closed a funding gap caused by the loss of $300 ...

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White House gripped with rumors of Trump’s Cabinet shakeup

WASHINGTON, U.S. - In the aftermath of the embarrassment from the Midterm elections earlier this month, the White House has ...

Saudi seeks death penalty for five Khashoggi murder suspects

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - A day after Turkey said that suspects in the murder of Saudi Arabian journalist Jamal Khashoggi ...

Afghanistan policemen killed in overnight Taliban attack

KABUL, Afghanistan - Amid an ongoing and intensified battle against Taliban, officials in Afghanistan have now reported another attack by ...

Human Rights Watch urges Bangladesh to stop repatriation

NEW YORK, New York – The Bangladesh government should follow the recommendations of senior UN refugee and human rights officials ...

Chinese-owned cars, properties seized by Oz federal police

SYDNEY, Australia - The Australian Federal Police, at the request of the Chinese government, have seized a large quantity of ...

Liberman quits cabinets, party leaves government

JERUSALEM – Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman resigned on Wednesday. The resignation, which was largely expected, followed the ceasefire agreed ...

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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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