Fri, 23 Aug 2019

Gender-Based Violence to be Focus of Arms Trade Conference

GENEVA - Efforts to regulate the international export of weapons to lessen gender-based violence will be a focus next week ...

Poll: 62% Disapprove of How Trump Is Handling His Job

NEW YORK - About 6 in 10 Americans disapprove of President Donald Trump's overall job performance, according to a new ...

Chandrayaan 2 captures first image of moon

New Delhi [India], Aug 22 (ANI): In a big achievement, Chandrayaan-2 has captured the first image of the moon, two ...

South Korea to Scrap Military Intel Sharing Deal with Japan

SEOUL - In an escalation of its bitter dispute with Japan, South Korea decided Thursday to scrap a military intelligence ...

How Hong Kong's protests are affecting its economy

After nearly three months of unrest, the demonstrations in Hong Kong show no signs of slowing down.What began as opposition ...

Bad publicity may cost Cape Town jobs - Mayco member

The tourism economy is very important for Cape Town and any bad publicity has a knock-on effect which could ultimately ...

Trump slams Danish PM's 'nasty' rejection of Greenland deal

Donald Trump snapped back on Wednesday at the Danish prime minister's "nasty" dismissal of his attempts to purchase Greenland, heightening ...

Australia Sees Rush of Hong Kong Millionaires

SYDNEY - Australia is seeing an increase in interest in its millionaires-only visa program from wealthy Hong Kong residents who ...

No Rohingya Turn Up for Repatriation to Myanmar

TEKNAF, BANGLADESH - A fresh push to repatriate Rohingya refugees to Myanmar fall flat on Thursday, with no one turning ...

BJP's membership drive created world record, claims Kishan Reddy

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], Aug 22 (ANI): Union Minister of State for Home Affairs G Kishan Reddy on Thursday claimed that ...

No point of talking to India: Pakistan PM Imran Khan

Islamabad [Pakistan], Aug 22 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday said his country is no longer interested in ...

UN Security Council To Convene To Discuss U.S. Missile Test

The UN Security Council is holding an open meeting on August 22 at the request of Russia and China to ...

Trump Again Says Hed End Birthright Citizenship

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump said Wednesday he was looking "very seriously" at ending the right to citizenship for babies ...

Experts: Trump'sApproach Could Push Pyongyang Toward Beijing

WASHINGTON - As a top North Korean military official concluded a visit to China this week in an effort to ...

UNSC to meet today for discussions over US cruise missile test

Washington D.C. [USA], Aug 22 (ANI): The UN Security Council is all set to meet on Thursday afternoon for open ...

Trump Says He Wants Russia Back at G-7 Summits

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump said Wednesday he wants Russia back at the Group of Seven summits of the ...

Juventus look to expand in Asia

Milan - Italian champions Juventus announced on Wednesday that they have opened a new branch in Hong Kong as the ...

US Takes Aim at Deadly Chinese Fentanyl Networks

WASHINGTON - The US Treasury took action Wednesday to crack down on Chinese traffickers of deadly fentanyl, sanctioning producer-exporters and ...

Beach swearing ban in Cape Town? 'Jou ma se beach' laws unpacked

People who are outraged by the City of Cape Town's proposal to ban swearing on beaches have until September 2 ...

Concerns Growing that China's Influence Operations Getting Bolder

Nike Ching contributed to this report, which includes information from Reuters.Revelations that China has been using social media accounts to ...

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Landmines fuel migrant exodus in Myanmar's north

Hna Mon Non fled her village in the hills of Myanmar's northern Shan State to escape clashes between warring armed ...

Weaker retail sector sentiment dominates JSE trend

The local bourse retreated on Thursday on the back of broad-based losses across all the major local indices.Global sentiment was ...

Gender-Based Violence to be Focus of Arms Trade Conference

GENEVA - Efforts to regulate the international export of weapons to lessen gender-based violence will be a focus next week ...

Poll: 62% Disapprove of How Trump Is Handling His Job

NEW YORK - About 6 in 10 Americans disapprove of President Donald Trump's overall job performance, according to a new ...

Chandrayaan 2 captures first image of moon

New Delhi [India], Aug 22 (ANI): In a big achievement, Chandrayaan-2 has captured the first image of the moon, two ...

South Korea to Scrap Military Intel Sharing Deal with Japan

SEOUL - In an escalation of its bitter dispute with Japan, South Korea decided Thursday to scrap a military intelligence ...

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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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