Wed, 18 Sep 2019

Ex-campaign Chief Defends Trump at Chaotic Impeachment Hearing

WASHINGTON - Corey Lewandowski, President Donald Trump's former campaign manager and close confidant, on Tuesday vigorously defended his former boss ...

What place does populism have in the current election campaign?

The recent Twitter attacks by Maxime Bernier, leader of the People's Party of Canada, on young Swedish climate activist Greta ...

Zidane tips Hazard for 'great future' in Madrid ahead of PSG clash

Paris - Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane believes Eden Hazard will make a huge difference for his side as the ...

UN Mission in Afghanistan Renewed After Brief Stalemate

UNITED NATIONS - The U.N. Security Council voted unanimously Tuesday to extend and strengthen the mandate of its mission in ...

Spain to Hold Snap Election on Nov. 10 After Party Talks Fail

MADRID - Acting Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez on Tuesday called a snap election for Nov. 10, Spain's fourth in as ...

Wall Street is ignoring the omens of recession - here's why

The world is on the brink of a recession, if all the breathless headlines are to be

UN Extends Afghan Mission After China Veto Threat

The UN Security Council has unanimously extended its assistance mission in Afghanistan after China withdrew its threat of a veto ...

JSE slips as risks remain

The JSE fell on Tuesday as it took a leaf from the Asian markets session where the major indices closed ...

Inter scrape late draw with Slavia Prague in Champions League opener

Paris - Substitute Nicolo Barella scored in added time to rescue a 1-1 draw for a disappointing Inter Milan in ...

HK activists take cause to US Congress, urge pressure on Beijing

Leaders of Hong Kong's pro-democracy movement on Tuesday appealed directly to US lawmakers to exert pressure on Beijing, warning that ...

US Sues Edward Snowden Over new Book, Cites Non-disclosure Agreements

WASHINGTON - The United States filed a lawsuit on Tuesday against Edward Snowden, the former National Security Agency contractor who ...

2 Dutch Tourists Guilty of Trespassing at US Security Site

LAS VEGAS - Two Dutch tourists who wanted to take video of Area 51 have pleaded guilty to misdemeanor trespass ...

Envoy: U.S., Belarus To Bring Back Ambassadors After 11-Year Pause

MINSK -- The United States and Belarus plan to resume hosting ambassadors after an 11-year hiatus amid mutual growing concern ...

I see opportunity, says bidder eyeing coal mine once owned by Guptas

Dubai's DSA Investments has teamed up with two South African companies to bid for coal assets that Glencore was pressured ...

Lowry awarded European Tour Honorary Life Membership

Cape Town - Reigning Open Championship winner Shane Lowry has been awarded Honorary Life Membership of the European Tour.The Irishman ...

Bayern must reach 'at least' Champions League semis, says Neuer

Munich - Manuel Neuer on Tuesday set Bayern Munich the target of reaching the last four of the Champions League ...

No-deal Brexit like 'burning your house down': UK Lib Dem leader

Liberal Democrat leader Jo Swinson warned in her party conference speech on Tuesday that a no-deal Brexit would be like ...

France to press to drop Sudan from US terror blacklist

French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said Monday that France will press to drop Sudan from the US blacklist of ...

Dzeko wants Mkhitaryan to stay at Roma for long term

PanARMENIAN.Net - Eden Dzeko wants Arsenal loanee Henrikh Mkhitaryan to make his stay at Roma a permanent one.The striker was ...

Inquiry: Civilians in Syria Victims of Insufferable Abuse, Misery

GENEVA - An independent commission on Syria has accused all parties in the coutry's conflict of cold-bloodedly pursuing military objectives ...

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George Pell appeals to High Court of Australia

MELBOURNE, Victoria, Australia - The Australian High Court will decide whether it will hear an appeal in relation to the ...

Myanmar accused of doing nothing to end Rohingya persecution

NAYPYIDAW, Myanmar - Hundreds of thousands of ethnic Rohingya who remain in Myanmar may face a greater threat of genocide ...

Full-Scale War Looms in South Sudan One Year After Peace Accord Signed

GENEVA - A panel of U.N. experts warns the failure of South Sudan's warring factions to implement last year's peace ...

Iranian, Russian, Turkish Presidents Focus on Unity to End Syrian War

ISTANBUL - The presidents of Turkey, Iran and Russia met in Ankara Monday in the latest trilateral summit to resolve ...

U.S. says Iran to blame for disrupting global oil supply

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has blamed Iran for Saturday's attacks on Saudi Arabia's oil infrastructure ...

Some US Lawmakers Consider Designating White Supremacists as Terrorist

In June, Canada labeled the white supremacist group Blood & Honor and its armed branch, Combat 18, as terrorist organizations. ...

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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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