Sun, 09 Aug 2020

Siege at bank in northern France ends

A gunman with psychiatric problems took six people hostage at a bank in Le Havre, northern France, before giving himself ...

Andy Farrell confident Ireland can win Six Nations

DUBLIN, Ireland - Ireland head coach Andy Farrell has urged his players to be fearless in pursuit of Six Nations ...

Chinese app plans half billion-dollar investment in Ireland

DUBLIN, Ireland - While its future on the other side of the Atlantic, and in the Pacific, is up in ...

Champions League: Barcelona, Bayern Munich proceed to quarterfinals

Barcelona/Munich [Spain/Germany], Aug 9 (ANI): Barcelona and Bayern Munich have progressed to the quarterfinal of the Champions League after winning ...

Latest COVID-19 watch, Aug. 9: Brazil's death toll surpasses 100,000

Medical workers in personal protective equipment are on duty to perform COVID-19 rapid tests for taxi drivers in Sao Paolo, ...

Brazil Becomes 2nd Nation to Pass 100,000 Pandemic Deaths

Brazil on Saturday became the second country in the world to pass 100,000 deaths from the coronavirus, second to the ...

Mauritius Scrambles to Counter Oil Spill From Grounded Ship

JOHANNESBURG - Anxious residents of the Indian Ocean island nation of Mauritius stuffed fabric sacks with sugar cane leaves Saturday ...

Fire in residential building kills 11 in Eastern Czech Republic

Prague [Czech Republic], Aug 9 (ANI/Sputnik): Eleven people, including three minors, were killed after a fire broke out in an ...

Vunipolas brothers-in-arms post Billy transformation

newspaper his newfound outlook also helped cope with his seemingly endless injuries.They have cost him an early end to the ...

Rogue pull into first-place tie in LEC Summer Split

Rogue edged MAD Lions to move into a share of first place on Saturday during the final weekend of the ...

Andy Sullivan takes control at Hanbury Manor

. "Just control what I can do. I can't control anyone that is going to come up behind me."This golf ...

Huawei Running Out of Smartphone Chips under US Sanctions

BEIJING - Chinese tech giant Huawei is running out of processor chips to make smartphones because of U.S. sanctions and ...

Andrea Pirlo replaces Maurizio Sarri as Juventus coach

Turin [Italy], Aug 9 (ANI): Italian club Juventus on Saturday appointed Andrea Pirlo as the new head coach of the ...

Roglic fires Tour de France warning to Bernal with Ain stage win

1. Primoz Roglic (SLO/JUM) 3hrs 58mins 14secs, 2. Egan Bernal (COL/INE) same time, 3. Valerio Conti (ITA/UAE) s.t, 4. Nairo ...

AU: 'Aggressive, Bold' Action Needed to Combat COVID-19 in Africa

The African Union says "aggressive and bold" action is needed to combat the COVID-19 outbreak on the continent.More than one ...

Online Boozing Simulator, a new video game from Russia

Lifestyle Aug 08 2020 Victoria Ryabikova Vodka Productions & Consumptions The game promises to be so immersive and atmospheric that ...

'Gilgit-Baltistan will grow if it integrates with Ladakh'

Washington [US], Aug 08 (ANI): According to a political activist from Gilgit Baltistan, Senge H. Sering, if the region under ...

India won't do usual business with China: Russia on LAC tensions

Moscow [Russia], July 23 (ANI): India has made it clear that it won't do business with China as usual until ...

Young women with PCOS at higher risk of heart disease

Sophia Antipolis [France], August 8 (ANI): A new study suggests that women in their 30s and 40s with a common ...

COVID-19 tally in Russia increases by 5,212 to 882,347

Moscow [Russia], Aug 8 (ANI/Sputnik): The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Russia has increased by 5,212 to 882,347 in ...

Can the Takuba Force Turn Around the Sahel Conflict

PARIS - Two years after a pan-European military initiative was first proposed to help tackle the Sahel's Islamist insurgency, the ...

Jamshedpur FC appoints Owen Coyle as new head coach

Jamshedpur (Jharkhand) [India], Aug 8 (ANI): Ahead of the Indian Super League (ISL) 2020-21 season, Jamshedpur FC has signed Owen ...

'Confident India can stand solo against China in future border issue'

Amsterdam [Netherlands], Aug 8 (ANI): Post the violent June 15 Galwan Valley clashes, India has shown the confidence of standing ...

US Delivering Critical Emergency Aid to Lebanon

The United States is delivering emergency aid to Lebanon, starting with food, water, and medical supplies, under the direction of ...

Lukashenko's Biggest Election Opponent: the Internet

In the closing days of the Belarus presidential election campaign, opposition candidates are holding mass rallies and incumbent President Alexander ...

Greek Island Locks Down as COVID-19 Infections Soar Across Country

ATHENS, GREECE - Three months after easing nationwide restrictions to stem the spread of the coronavirus, the government in Athens ...

G2 book spot in LEC Summer Split playoffs

G2 Esports left nothing to chance Friday night, topping SK Gaming and clinching a playoff spot in the first day ...

Li climbs atop PGA Championship leaderboard

Haotong Li is the unlikely leader at the PGA Championship in San Francisco. The 25-year-old from China delivered a 5-under ...

NASA sounding rocket finds helium structures in Sun's atmosphere

Washington [US], Aug 8 (ANI): Helium is the second most abundant element in the universe after hydrogen. But scientists are ...

Giorgi rallies to reach Palermo semifinals

Italy's Camila Giorgi saved two matches Friday and rallied for a 4-6, 7-6 (5), 6-3 win over seventh-seeded Dayana Yastremska ...

Trump speaks with French, Lebanese Presidents over Beruit Blast

Washington DC [USA], Aug 8 (ANI): US President Donald Trump on Friday said that he had a lengthy discussion with ...

12th-seeded Blackhawks eliminate Oilers in Game 4

Dominik Kubalik scored the go-ahead goal with 11:30 left in the third period, and the Chicago Blackhawks held on for ...

Man City pounce on Raphael Varane's mistakes to dump out Real Madrid

Manchester City took advantage of two shocking mistakes by Raphael Varane to beat Real Madrid 2-1 in their Champions League ...

Pompeo Warns Russia Against Taliban Bounties

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has warned Russia's foreign minister about alleged bounty payments to Taliban militants for killing ...

Li putting together strong performance at PGA Championship

Haotong Li is an unlikely clubhouse leader at the PGA Championship in San Francisco. But the 25-year-old from China delivered ...

New Study Shows Human Ancestors Had Complicated Love Life

Researchers have confirmed that hundreds of thousands of years ago, Neanderthals mated with at least four other contemporary species of ...

Ukraine expects new round of detainee swap in eastern areas: official

Released Ukrainians arrive at the Boryspil International Airport in Kiev, capital of Ukraine, Dec. 29, 2019. (Photo by Sergey Starostenko/Xinhua)"We ...

Ineos and Jumbo exchange blows at Tour de l'Ain

Two of cycling's heavyweight teams clashed for the first time since racing resumed as Egan Bernal of Ineos matched a ...

Andy Sullivan shines on home soil as SA's Dean Burmester lurks

matched Sullivan's back nine 28 in a round of 63 that left him a shot off the lead alongside another ...

Karolina Pliskova eager to play US Open - report

World No 3 Karolina Pliskova said on Friday she was looking forward to playing at the US Open, bucking a ...

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Trump thinks 'it would be cool' to invade Venezuela

On Tuesday of this week, the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee held a hearing on Venezuela. Appearing before the committee ...

11 arrests in Virginia and Maryland over shocking sexual exploitation

ALEXANDRIA, Virginia Eleven members or close associates of the infamous MS-13 gang were arrested this week and face numerous charges ...

Desktop review of Melissa Davey's new book on the Pell case

Melissa Davey just a few days ago brought out her book on The Case of George Pell. Davey has followed ...

Seventeen dead, 123 injured as jet breaks in two on landing in India

DUBAI, UAE - An Air India Express flight from Dubai with 190 people on board skidded off a runway and ...

Beirut explosion may be turning point for Lebanon

ROME - Numbness and shock at first - now fury. The massive blast at Beirut's port Tuesday night that wrecked ...

Collision between truck and Land Cruiser claims life of Tajik singer

DUSHANBE - Hundreds of fans have come to bid farewell to one of Tajikistan's most popular singers, Bahrom Ghafuri, who ...

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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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