Tue, 25 Sep 2018

Irked over Brexit impasse, May demands new proposals

LONDON, U.K. - The U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May is facing growing anger within the country and repeated rejection by ...

Irish Health Minister declares 'Abortions will be cost-free'

DUBLIN, Ireland - Following a historic referendum, in which the Irish majority voted to strike down a decades-old ban on ...

Reporter's Diary: Back to Lesvos

I first visited the Greek island of Lesvos in 2016. It was the tail end of the great migration that ...

Greece's man in the migrant morgue

Pavlos Pavlidis has spent nearly two decades examining and identifying the bodies of migrants and asylum seekers who have died ...

Another Syria aid operation on hold in rebel stronghold Idlib

The Irish NGO GOAL has suspended food voucher distributions in Syria's troubled Idlib region since February as donor concerns widen ...

US tightens counter-terror clampdown on Syria aid

The US government has reinforced counter-terrorism controls on aid operations in Syria. New contractual terms require US-funded organisations to get ...

European Union Sets Up Payment System with Iran to Maintain Trade

The five remaining parties to the Iran nuclear deal have agreed to establish a special payment system to allow companies ...

Standy! The fun has just begun: Rahul Gandhi on Rafale controversy

Amethi (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Sept 25 (ANI): Adding to the controversy surrounding the Rafale deal, Congress President Rahul Gandhi said ...

EU, Iran Vow To Keep Trying To Find Ways To Get Around U.S. Sanctions

The European Union is vowing to keep trying to set up a new payment system that will allow its businesses ...

Ronaldo turns to Juventus challenge after FIFA best player snub

Milan - Cristiano Ronaldo turns his focus back to Juventus's quest for a treble this season on Wednesday after losing ...

US warns Russia over missile defence for Syria

The Trump administration is warning Russia that supplying Syria with an advanced missile defence system would be a "major mistake" ...

Trump, Deputy Attorney General To Meet After Reports Of Dismissal

The White House has said that U.S. President Donald Trump will meet with Deputy U.S. Attorney General Rod Rosenstein on ...

Follow the Money, Says New Global Anti-Slavery Effort

UNITED NATIONS - The principality of Liechtenstein kicked off a campaign on Monday to enlist the global financial sector to ...

Woods' Victory Gives US Ryder Cup Team a Nice Buzz

PARIS - Tiger Woods' victory at the Tour Championship on Sunday has given the entire American Ryder Cup team a ...

Britain's May To Press Rohani To Release Woman Imprisoned In Tehran

British Prime Minister Theresa May will press for the release of a British-Iranian woman imprisoned in Tehran at a meeting ...

Marshall Islands Marches Toward Zero Greenhouse Emissions by 2050

NEW YORK - The Marshall Islands, an atoll-nation vulnerable to sea level rise from climate change, announced steps Monday toward ...

Syrian Jihadists to State Position on Idlib Deal in Coming Days'

BEIRUT - The main jihadist group in northwest Syria will announce its position on a Turkish-Russian deal over Idlib in ...

US' Mattis Looks for 'Way Ahead' After China Scraps Military Talks

WASHINGTON - U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said on Monday he was seeking a way ahead for military ties with ...

Swaraj holds bilateral talks with foreign counterparts

New York [USA], Sep 25 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, who is attending the 73rd session of the United ...

Modric Wins World Player of Year, Ends Ronaldo-Messi Duology

LONDON - Luka Modric broke a decade of award dominance by Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi after being crowned world ...

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Kavanaugh complains to Senate about character assassination

WASHINGTON, U.S. - Hours after the U.S. President Donald Trump reaffirmed his support for the man he chose to replace ...

Russia blames Israel for downed jet, plots future course

MOSCOW, Russia - In the aftermath of the downing of a Russian jet in Syria last week, the Kremlin has ...

Kavanaugh accuser to testify before Senate on Thursday

WASHINGTON, U.S. - Days after a university professor from California made accusations of sexual assault against Donald Trump's Supreme Court ...

Iran vows vengeance after attack on military parade

TEHRAN, Iran - Following one of the worst attacks against Iran's powerful Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corp, the country have vowed ...

Irked over Brexit impasse, May demands new proposals

LONDON, U.K. - The U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May is facing growing anger within the country and repeated rejection by ...

Iran fumes after separatists kill dozens at military parade

AHVAZ, Iran - In one of the deadliest attacks in the country in years, Iran suffered a bloody assault on ...

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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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