Fri, 05 Jun 2020

Rand's winning streak continues - but it could be short-lived

The rand continued to strengthen on Friday morning to reach R16.74/$ in early trade, after breaking through the R17/$ barrier ...

Czechs plan tennis tournament with fans next week

Prague will host a women's charity tennis tournament with an audience next week, pitting two six-member teams led by Karolina ...

The evolution of the bikini in the Soviet Union

History June 05 2020 Russia BeyondThe Black Sea coast of Crimea, vacationing on the beaches GurzufVladimir Akimov/Sputnik Even hardened Soviet ...

How West Africa can expand power supply and meet climate goals

Not too long ago, when the idea of solar and wind energy was still hotly debated, critics used to point ...

Reserve Bank bought R10.2 billion worth of govt bonds in May

The SA Reserve Bank again purchased over R10 billion worth of SA government bonds in May, as it continues to ...

MyGate implements GDPR guidelines to give users complete information

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India] June 5 (ANI/BusinessWire India): MyGate, India's largest security and community management solution has significantly strengthened its commitment ...

Protesters Rally for Black Lives, Remind Australia of Past

CANBERRA, AUSTRALIA - Thousands gathered in Australia's capital on Friday to remind Australians that the racial inequality underscored by George ...

Xinhua Photos of the Day (June 5)

Beijing, June 5 (Xinhua) -- The world in the past 24hrs. A selection of the best daily press photos from ...

AAH distributes handwashing facilities in Marawi City

MARAWI CITY, Jun 5 (PIA) --As part of its continuing efforts for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic response, the Action ...

Countries, organizations pledge support for global vaccine accessibility

A staff member tests samples of the COVID-19 inactivated vaccine at a vaccine production plant of China National Pharmaceutical Group ...

RFU warns England players to expect pay cuts

England's top players can expect cuts to their match fees as a result of the coronavirus, the chief executive of ...

Why Is Turkey Involved in Libyan Conflict

WASHINGTON - Turkey and Libya further strengthened their bilateral ties on Thursday in a meeting between Turkish President Recep Tayyip ...

US Accuses Foreign, Online Actors of Inflaming Tensions

U.S. adversaries are starting to weaponize protests that have gripped parts of the country "to sow divisiveness and discord," according ...

DespiteHugeRescue Packages, Airlines Still Plan toCut Jobs

WASHINGTON - Mammoth rescue packages for some airlines are proving to be not enough. Major companies plan to cut jobs ...

Astralis won't take part in cs_summit 6 - Europe

With two of their Counter-Strike: Global Offensive regulars sidelined for medical reasons, Astralis will not participate in the upcoming cs_summit ...

EG, FURIA win BLAST Spring Showdown - Americas groups

Evil Geniuses won each of the final three rounds to earn a 15-15 draw with Triumph on Thursday, enough to ...

Detained US Navy Veteran Freed by Iran as Part of Deal

WASHINGTON - A U.S. Navy veteran, whose family said his only crime was falling in love, left Iran on Thursday ...

US Warns No End to Fight Against Islamic State

More than a year after the U.S.-led coalition declared victory over the Islamic State's self-declared caliphate in Iraq and Syria, ...

Renault Vitality on top at Fusion Rocket League - Europe

Renault Vitality swept Solary 4-0 in a two-on-two quarterfinal on Thursday, taking sole possession of first place in the Fusion ...

The politics behind how governments control coronavirus data

COVID-19 has affected almost every country around the globe. The World Health Organization has confirmed cases in 216 countries and ...

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75% of consumers in UK, Australia and U.S. slam Chinese government

LONDON, UK - More than 75% of consumers in the UK, US and Australia blame the Chinese government for the ...

Proposed Israeli developments in east Jerusalem draw Palestinian ire

JERUSALEM - The only Palestinian industrial area in East Jerusalem is to be demolished, and the present occupiers of the ...

Texans players, coaches to attend George Floyd funeral if allowed

HOUSTON, Texas - Over 60,000 people showed up for a Houston protest and rally in the wake of George Floyd's ...

Pakistan's MQM asks U.S. to halt civilian and military aid to Pakistan

LONDON, UK - Altaf Hussain, the founder and leader of the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM), has appealed to the United ...

U.S. policing's darkest hour, a nightmare re-lived again and again

There is no need to wonder why George Floyd (age 46) was murdered in broad daylight in Minneapolis, Minnesota, on ...

Further U.S. hegemony could spark global nuclear arms race

With the U.S. deciding to walk out of the Open Skies agreement, the U.S. is signaling to the world that ...

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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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