Mon, 18 Nov 2019

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, ...

Hong Kong in crisis, economy in worst state since GFC

HONG KONG - Government data released on Friday shows Hong Kong is now officially in recession.For the first time in ...

Cleveland Browns, Pittsburgh Steelers hit with heavy fines

NEW YORK, New York - The NFL has moved swiftly to crack down on players and clubs involved in the ...

Five victims and gunman shot at school near Los Anegles, 2 dead

SANTA CLARITA, California - Two school kids, one aged 14 and the other sixteen, are dead after a mass shooting ...

Light prison sentence for Emirati man who raped woman tourist

DUBAI, UAE - A 19-year-old Emirati man who raped a visiting tourist at gunpoint in Dubai has been jailed for ...

Blacks in South Africa bearing brunt of unemployment, stats show

PRETORIA, South Africa - Statistics South Africa's latest report, released in Pretoria on Thursday, reveals glaring inequalities in South African ...

British-Irish summit to focus on implications of Brexit

DUBLIN, Ireland - An Taoiseach Leo Varadkar is hosting Administration Heads from Scotland, Wales, and the British Government on Friday ...

Nepal hosts Tripitaka chanting ceremony

Rupandehi [Nepal], Nov 18 (ANI): Lumbini, the birthplace of Lord Buddha echoed with the verses of Tripitaka, the traditional scriptures ...

Deadly Anti-Government Protests Continue in Iraq

One Iraqi protester was killed and more than 30 others were wounded Sunday amid renewed clashes on a key bridge ...

Re-imagining a museum of our First Nations

Indigenous voices are finally being acknowledged as important voices in Australian galleries and museums.Since 2014, I have worked as an ...

Children learn through play - it shouldn't stop at preschool

The transition from preschool to school is a big deal for many children and parents. Over the next few weeks, ...

The main problem with virtual reality? It's almost as humdrum as real life

Just a few years ago, virtual reality (VR) was being showered with very real money. The industry raised an estimated ...

Verstappen wins thrilling Brazilian Grand Prix

Sao Paulo - Max Verstappen underlined his potential as a champion of the future on Sunday with a commanding victory ...

South African Airways faces regulator scrutiny over sale plan

South African Airways officials will be summoned to a meeting with regulators next month to disclose details about talks with ...

UPDATE: SAA flight en route to Brazil, as SAA vows safe operations

South African Airways acting CEO Zukisa Ramasia told reporters on Sunday evening that the national carrier would never jeopardise the ...

'Dark horses no more': Croatia cap resurgence with Euro 2020 spot

Zagreb - World Cup runners-up Croatia rounded off a rebuilding mission by booking their place at Euro 2020 with a ...

Loew running out of time to rebuild Germany before Euro 2020 finals

Berlin - Germany has secured qualification for Euro 2020, but coach Joachim Loew is running out of time to mould ...

Van Dijk withdraws from Estonia match for 'personal reasons'

Brussel - Netherlands captain Virgil van Dijk will miss Tuesday's Euro 2020 qualifier against Estonia for personal reasons, the Dutch ...

Serbia confident Djokovic will be fit for Davis Cup

Madrid - Serbia's Davis Cup captain Nenad Zimonjic was optimistic on Sunday that world number two Novak Djokovic will be ...

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Hong Kong in crisis, economy in worst state since GFC

HONG KONG - Government data released on Friday shows Hong Kong is now officially in recession.For the first time in ...

Pope's Asian Agenda: Atomic Bombs, Martyrs, Family Reunion

VATICAN CITY - Pope Francis has agendas both pastoral and personal for his trip to Asia, where he'll appeal for ...

Students, Police Engage in Fiery Clash at Hong Kong University

HONG KONG - Student protesters in Hong Kong engaged in fierce clashes with police at a university campus into the ...

Hong Kong Pro-Democracy Camp Eyes Big Gains in Local Elections

HONK KONG - Over the past five months, millions have marched through Hong Kong, demanding democratic reform in the semi-autonomous ...

Lee Cheuk Yiu clinches Hong Kong Open

Hong Kong, Nov 17 (ANI): Honk Kong's Lee Cheuk Yiu lifted the men's singles title of the Hong Kong Open ...

Man United emerge as frontrunners for Bale signature

Cape Town - Manchester United are emerging as the frontrunners to take Gareth Bale off Real Madrid's hands in the ...

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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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