Thu, 17 Oct 2019

Detained ISIL fighters could gain freedom during Turkish offensive

NORTHEAST SYRIA - There are growing fears the Turkish offensive in northeast Syria will unintentionally lead to the release of ...

Mass murderer helping to identify his 93 victims

Having established that a convicted murderer in a U.S. prison is the country's most prolific serial killer, U.S. law enforcement ...

'Our rights come from God almighty,' Trump tells faithful

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President Donald Trump has stepped up his defensive rhetoric as his presidency become more and more ...

Former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine says Trump orchestrated her removal

The former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch told House committees leading the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump that ...

US Will Impose 'Big Sanctions' Against Turkey for Onslaught on Kurds

U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday promised "big sanctions" against Turkey for its invasion into northern Syria against Kurdish fighters, ...

Russian president in Riyadh with relations at unprecedented high

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - Russian President Vladimir Putin has arrived in Saudi Arabia on his first state visit to the ...

Son of former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden goes on the attack

WASHINGTON, DC - Former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden's son on Sunday rejected claims of wrongdoing in relation to his ...

Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces get helping hand from Syria

DAMASCUS, Syria - The Syrian government is deploying troops to the north of the country to help the Kurdish-led Syrian ...

Liverpool's Trent Alexander-Arnold enters Guinness World Records book

Liverpool [UK], Oct 17 (ANI): Liverpool's defender Trent Alexander-Arnold has forged his name into the Guinness World Records book after ...

Turkish bombing damages 3,000-year-old temple in Syria

PanARMENIAN.Net - Turkish airstrikes against Kurdish forces have partially destroyed a 3,000-year-old temple in northern Syria, according to a monitoring ...

We must go beyond singular responses in the fight against child poverty

Two-thirds of children in sub-Saharan Africa face all manners of hardship. These include poor living conditions, low educational outcomes, high ...

Julianne Schultz appointed chair of The Conversation

Professor Julianne Schultz AM FAMA has been appointed chair of The Conversation Media Group, following the retirement of Harrison Young.Since ...

The Portal review: can meditation change the world?

The Portal follows six individuals who undergo a personal transformation from trauma and struggle to calmness, self-acceptance, and compassion towards ...

Former world champion Phinney quits cycling - for art

Paris - Two-time world champion Taylor Phinney said on Wednesday he was quitting cycling at the age of 29 to ...

Errol Spence faces drunken driving charge after crash

Los Angeles - Undefeated welterweight boxing world champion Errol Spence faces a driving while intoxicated charge after his frightening crash ...

Historic marathon adds to Ineos' growing sporting portfolio

Paris - When Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge became the first man to run a marathon in under two hours in Vienna ...

In Fight Against Swine Fever, North Korea Seen as Weak Link

SEOUL - South Korea is deploying snipers, installing traps and flying drones along its border as it ramps up efforts ...

South Korean Soccer Team Tells of 'Rough' Match in Pyongyang

SEOUL - South Korea's national soccer team described their World Cup qualifier against North Korea in Pyongyang as a "rough" ...

Erdogan Slams Washington Peace Efforts Ahead of Vice President Visit

ISTANBUL - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan pledged to continue a military operation into Syria ahead of a visit Thursday ...

Syrian Forces Enter Key Border Town, Blocking Turkish Plans

CEYLANPINAR, TURKEY - Syrian forces on Wednesday night rolled into the strategic border town of Kobani, blocking one path for ...

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DICT adds more free WiFi zones in Cebu

CEBU CITY, Oct. 15 (PIA) -- The Department of Information and Communication Technology (DICT) has added two more free WiFi ...

Gus Logie appointed interim head coach of West Indies women's team

St John's [Antigua and Barbuda], Oct 17 (ANI): Cricket West Indies (CWI) on Wednesday (local time) announced the appointment of ...

Soul-searching goes on for US after Canada shock

Los Angeles - Two years after the seismic shock of failing to qualify for the 2018 World Cup, the United ...

Nortje on Proteas' Indian tour: It's not about a series loss

Cape Town - Proteas fast bowler Anrich Nortje insists that South Africa are still motivated despite losing the three-match Test ...

Why Canada should embrace a coalition-style 'fellowship of parties'

NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh broke a cardinal rule of Canadian politics recently when he dropped the "c" word - coalition. ...

Inter's Sanchez undergoes ankle surgery

Milan - Chile forward Alexis Sanchez has undergone surgery in Barcelona after picking up an ankle injury on international duty, ...

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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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