Thu, 19 Sep 2019

George Pell appeals to High Court of Australia

MELBOURNE, Victoria, Australia - The Australian High Court will decide whether it will hear an appeal in relation to the ...

US Imposes Sanctions on North Korean Hacking Groups

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Treasury on Friday announced sanctions on three North Korean hacking groups it said were involved ...

US Federal Reserve Cuts Key Rate for 2nd Time This Year

WASHINGTON - A sharply divided Federal Reserve cut its benchmark interest rate Wednesday for a second time this year while ...

Fed makes second straight rate cut, splits on further action

Federal Reserve policy makers lowered their main interest rate for a second time this year while splitting over the need ...

China Launches New Push Against Dalai Lama Photos in Ngaba

Police in western China's Sichuan province have launched a new drive to find and destroy photos of the Dalai Lama, ...

Journalists Protest Hong Kong Police Violence as Racing Canceled

Foreign correspondents working in Hong Kong staged a silent protest on Wednesday over continuing violence against journalists covering the anti-extradition ...

Cordillera DRRM stakeholders converge for Disaster Resilience Summit

BAGUIO CITY, Sept. 18 (PIA) - - The Cordillera Regional Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (CRDRRMC) gathered key stakeholders ...

Something is killing galaxies, and scientists are on the case

In the most extreme regions of the universe, galaxies are being killed. Their star formation is being shut down and ...

CPEC paralysing Balochistan, says activists at UNHRC

Geneva [Switzerland], Sep 18 (ANI): Human rights experts and activists from Balochistan have opposed the construction of the multi-billion dollar ...

SA's Abbott takes 17 wickets to send records tumbling

London - Former South Africa Test player Kyle Abbott took 17 wickets in Hampshire's County Championship win over title-chasing Somerset ...

India bans electronic cigarettes

PanARMENIAN.Net - India banned the production, import and sale of electronic cigarettes on Wednesday, September 18, a public health decision ...

Bermuda Battens Down for Category 3 Hurricane Humberto

MIAMI, FLORIDA - Bermuda's government called up troops and urged people on the British Atlantic island to make final preparations ...

Asylum Requests Down in Developed Countries: OECD

PARIS - Developed countries received sharply fewer asylum applications last year, a report said Wednesday, as the world remains gripped ...

Trump Names Robert O'Brien as New National Security Adviser

President Donald Trump has named Robert O'Brien as his new National Security Adviser, replacing John Bolton who was fired last ...

Address Pak-sponsored terror in S Asia: Researchers to UN

Geneva [Switzerland], Sept 18 (ANI): Researchers have called upon the UN Human Rights Council to address the menace of state-sponsored ...

Tom Moody named as coach of Oval team in The Hundred

London - Former Australia all-rounder Tom Moody and England World Cup winner Lydia Greenway have been appointed as head coaches ...

South Korea Removes Japan from Fast-Track Trade List

South Korea has followed through with a pledge to remove Japan from a preferred list of nations that enjoy fast ...

Russia Detains At Least 160 North Korean Poachers, Summons Envoy

Russian border guards have detained at least 160 North Korean nationals who they say were illegally fishing in Russian waters.Russian ...

Sinanduloy cultural troupe shines in international dancing carnival

TANGUB CITY, Misamis Occidental, September 16 (PIA) - The Sinanduloy Cultural Troupe represented the Philippines in the Wonju Dynamic Dancing ...

View from The Hill: Now the senators are taking on John Setka

Rogue construction union boss John Setka is already in fights with the Labor party and the ACTU leadership. Now he ...

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Proponents of war causing carnage on unprecedented scale

Proponents of war the world over are causing carnage on an unprecedented scale with most of the casualties being civilians.War ...

Killing fields murders still have law enforcement agencies baffled

Decades Later, Investigators Still Searching for Answers in Murders of Four Women The women seemingly had little in common. One ...

Pretoria mall evacuated after bomb threat

PRETORIA, South Africa - Brooklyn police say they have arrested a man for making a bomb threat at the Menlyn ...

George Pell appeals to High Court of Australia

MELBOURNE, Victoria, Australia - The Australian High Court will decide whether it will hear an appeal in relation to the ...

This is what Edward Snowden says it will take for him to return to US

Edward Snowden says he'd like to return to the U.S. - on one condition. That's what the former National Security ...

Myanmar accused of doing nothing to end Rohingya persecution

NAYPYIDAW, Myanmar - Hundreds of thousands of ethnic Rohingya who remain in Myanmar may face a greater threat of genocide ...

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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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