Tue, 21 Aug 2018

Massive 8.2 magnitude quake strikes off the coast of Fiji

WELLINGTON, New Zealand - Small tsunami waves were observed soon after a magnitude 8.2 earthquake struck off the coast of ...

Five imams shot dead in Turkey’s Erzincan province

ANKARA, Turkey - Five clerics from Turkey’s Religious Affairs Directorate (Diyanet) were shot dead after a heated argument broke out ...

Man jailed after making hoax bomb call to catch U.K. flight

LONDON, U.K. - In a shocking incident at the Gatwick Airport, a resident of east London, made a hoax bomb ...

Magnitude 6.0 quake rattles southern Costa Rica

GOLFITO, Costa Rica - The U.S. Geological Survey (U.S.G.S.) said that the southern part of Costa Rica was rattled by ...

Taliban kidnaps Afghans, rejects Ghani’s ceasefire offer

KABUL, Afghanistan - A day after the Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani announced another unilateral ceasefire with Taliban insurgents, the group ...

Amid turmoil, shots fired at U.S. Embassy in Turkey

ISTANBUL, Turkey - In an attack that came at a time when Turkey and the U.S. have been engaged in ...

Sunday tweet storm: ’Disgusting witch hunt’ rattles Trump

WASHINGTON, U.S. - A day after making efforts to downplay the bombshell revelation that his White House counsel has been ...

Second quake in a day rattles Indonesia’s Lombok

LOMBOK, Indonesia - Weeks after a devastating magnitude 7.0 earthquake rattled Indonesia’s Lombok island, on Sunday, the tourist hotspot was ...

Trump alleges social media censorship of conservatives

WASHINGTON, U.S. - A month after accusing Twitter of shadow banning members of his administration, the U.S. President Donald Trump ...

Trump claims he allowed McGahn to cooperate with Mueller

WASHINGTON, U.S. - In a bombshell explosion, a report in the New York Times revealed on Saturday that the White ...

Papadopoulos misled investigators: Mueller recommends jail

WASHINGTON, U.S. - In a court filing made as part of his probe into Russia interference in the 2016 U.S. ...

Al Qaeda led by Bin Laden’s son set to threaten Syria, Iraq

NEW YORK, U.S. - Despite claims made by the Iraq Prime Minister and the U.S. President Donald Trump, who have ...

Outgoing UN Human Rights Chief Warns UN Could Collapse

The outgoing United Nations' human rights chief says the power held by the five permanent members of the Security Council ...

Cuban Farmers Shrug Off Promise of Private Ownership

MATANZAS, CUBA - Cuba's decision to change its constitution and allow private property ownership has been shrugged off by small ...

Britain To Call For More EU Sanctions On Russia Over Chemical Attacks

Britain's new foreign minister in his first major address will urge the European Union to increase sanctions against Russia, saying ...

Mozambique Poised to Impose Controversial Media Fee

Beginning Wednesday, journalists working in Mozambique are scheduled to start paying what may be the highest registration fees in the ...

Muslims at Haj Blame Arab Disunity for Jerusalem Embassy Move

ARAFAT, SAUDI ARABIA - Muslims at the annual haj pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia criticized what they described as discordant Arab ...

Study: Heat Waves, Rains May Become More Severe as Weather Stalls

OSLO - Scorching summer heat waves and downpours are set to become more extreme in the northern hemisphere as global ...

Venezuelans Struggle to Adjust to Currency Revaluation

CARACAS, VENEZUELA - Venezuelans struggled Monday to calculate prices of food and household goods as a new currency scheme aimed ...

Nepal Parliament endorses proposal of BIMSTEC convention on terrorism

Kathmandu [Nepal], Aug 21 (ANI): The lower house of Nepal's Parliament on Monday endorsed a tabled proposal of BIMSTEC (Bay ...

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Cuban Farmers Shrug Off Promise of Private Ownership

MATANZAS, CUBA - Cuba's decision to change its constitution and allow private property ownership has been shrugged off by small ...

Venezuelans Struggle to Adjust to Currency Revaluation

CARACAS, VENEZUELA - Venezuelans struggled Monday to calculate prices of food and household goods as a new currency scheme aimed ...

With Inflation Soaring, Venezuela Prices Shed Five Zeros

CARACAS/VALENCIA, VENEZUELA - Venezuela on Monday slashed five zeros from prices as part of a broad economic plan that President ...

Argentina's Macri to Report Venezuela to ICC Over Human Rights

Argentina's President Mauricio Macri plans to report Venezuela's government to the International Criminal Court at The Hague for alleged crimes ...

Taiwan 'Won't Bow to Pressure,' President Says Amid China Tensions

TAIPEI - Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen said on Monday the self-ruled island would not bow to pressure after her high-profile ...

Here's Obama's Summer reading list

Washington D.C. [USA], Aug 21 (ANI): Constantly asking for book suggestions from your friends? Don't bother, let the 44th President ...

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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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