Tue, 19 Nov 2019

Violence at Hong Kong protests turns ugly

HONG KONG - A number of protesters in Hong Kong have accidently caught fire after throwing petrol bombs and molotov ...

One third of Afghan population facing severe acute food insecurity

Over the last three months (August to October 2019), around one-third of the Afghan population required urgent humanitarian action, according ...

Search for gunman after shooting of ten people in Fresno

FRESNO, California - Fresno remains in shock after being the latest U.S. city to endure a mass shooting.The death toll ...

FBI indictment of Epstein did not extend to British prince accusations

WASHINGTON, DC - Charges leveled by the FBI against Jeffrey Epsten filed before his suicide did not extend to claims ...

Israeli army cops flak after blinding journalist in one eye

The International Federation of Journalists, the global advocacy group founded in1926, slammed the Israeli army for the shooting of a ...

Rohingya refugees get backing of international court

Judges of the International Criminal Court (ICC) have authorized an investigation into alleged crimes against humanity, namely deportation, which have ...

Turkey says PKK/YPG 'terrorists' carried out al-Bab attack

AL-BAB, Syria - The Turkish Defence Ministry has confirmed that at least 18 civilians were killed and twenty-seven injured in ...

Congress probing Trump tax law being exploited by the wealthy

Billionaires Keep Benefiting From a Tax Break to Help the Poor. Now, Congress Wants to Investigate.ProPublica is a Pulitzer Prize-winning ...

Guterres appeals to Bolivians to refrain from violence

UN Secretary-General Antnio Guterres is sending a personal envoy to Bolivia in the wake of the departure of former president, ...

SAA says it is ramping up operations as strike continues

A strike at cash-strapped airline SAA is set to continue, with unions and the airline's leadership still unable to find ...

NZ and England put cricket rivalry to the Test

Mount Maunganui - New Zealand and England will take their cricketing rivalry into the Test arena on Thursday after finding ...

SA U-23 side aiming to emulate Bafana Bafana with win over Egypt

Cape Town - South Africa U-23 head coach David Notoane said his side are hoping to emulate Bafana Bafana with ...

Pochettino's Spurs future uncertain

Cape Town - Mauricio Pochettino's future at Tottenham has once again come into question after reported talks between the manager ...

Froome's Olympic hopes dented by Team GB quota

Paris - If Chris Froome is to fulfil his ambition of making a tilt for gold at the 2020 Olympic ...

Cycling great Poulidor laid to rest

Saint-Leonard-de-Noblat - Former Tour de France winners Bernard Thevenet and Bernard Hinault were among hundreds of mourners who gathered in ...

Els leads strong local field for Alfred Dunhill Championship

Cape Town - Ernie Els will headline a strong field of South African stars at this year's Alfred Dunhill Championship ...

From SA to the world: Tovey's hopes for local coaches

Cape Town - Legendary former Bafana Bafana captain Neil Tovey believes that South African-born coaches can mentor clubs in different ...

No lawyers and no bail: Refugees on trial for trespassing

A total of 189 refugees and asylum seekers appeared in the Pretoria Magistrate's Court on Monday after they entered the ...

SA v England: Should we worry about KG?

Cape Town - Time is beginning to run just a little short for Kagiso Rabada, the virtually undisputed jewel in ...

David Attenborough to get Indira Gandhi Peace Prize 2019

New Delhi [India], Nov 19 (ANI): Renowned broadcaster and naturalist Sir David Attenborough will be awarded the Indira Gandhi Prize ...

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Trump overturns decades-long policy on Israeli settlements

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President Donald Trump has bowed to pressure by Israel to up-end a decades-long policy of regarding ...

Violence at Hong Kong protests turns ugly

HONG KONG - A number of protesters in Hong Kong have accidently caught fire after throwing petrol bombs and molotov ...

One third of Afghan population facing severe acute food insecurity

Over the last three months (August to October 2019), around one-third of the Afghan population required urgent humanitarian action, according ...

Search for gunman after shooting of ten people in Fresno

FRESNO, California - Fresno remains in shock after being the latest U.S. city to endure a mass shooting.The death toll ...

FBI indictment of Epstein did not extend to British prince accusations

WASHINGTON, DC - Charges leveled by the FBI against Jeffrey Epsten filed before his suicide did not extend to claims ...

Israeli army cops flak after blinding journalist in one eye

The International Federation of Journalists, the global advocacy group founded in1926, slammed the Israeli army for the shooting of a ...

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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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