Mon, 20 May 2019

Japanese automaker hits back at Trump declaration

TOPKYO, Japan - The Japanese automotive giant Toyota Motor Corporation has rejected U.S. President Donald Trump’s declaration that imported cars ...

Honeywell employee among four killed in light plane crash in Dubai

DUBAI, UAE - Honeywell International has confirmed one of its personnel was on board the small plane which crashed five ...

Amid border wrangles, Eritreans wrestle with staying or going

An unexpected rapprochement last year between Ethiopia and Eritrea, and the subsequent opening of the border, seemed to offer hope ...

UK keeps limits on cash aid in Syria over counter-terror fears

Despite criticism, the UK has only partially reversed a cash aid freeze in northeastern Syria and is still suspending monthly ...

Labour's Corbyn moves closer to backing second Brexit referendum

British Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn moved closer to fully backing a second Brexit referendum, saying the public should be given ...

The Man Behind the Morehouse College Surprise

Robert Smith shocked the students at the historically black, all-male Morehouse College Sunday when he announced during his commencement address ...

No meetings scheduled for Mayawati in Delhi today: BSP

Delhi [India], May 20 (ANI): The Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) on Monday clarified that their supremo Mayawati will not be ...

Ukraine To Inaugurate Zelenskiy As President

Ukraine is set to inaugurate Volodymyr Zelenskiy as the country's new president on May 20.Zelensky, 41, a former comedian best ...

Women Honored at Cannes as Gender Parity Drive Draws Scrutiny

CANNES, FRANCE - Movie stars including Salma Hayek and Eva Longoria celebrated the role of women in cinema at a ...

Koepka hangs on to win PGA Championship

New York - Brooks Koepka held off a late charge from Dustin Johnson to capture his second consecutive PGA Championship ...

Trump: Fighting the US Will Be 'Official End of Iran'

President Donald Trump has given a strong warning to Iran, threatening its destruction if it attacks the United States or ...

Bank Staff Flagged Trump, Kushner Transactions for Watchdog

WASHINGTON - Anti-money laundering specialists at Deutsche Bank AG recommended in 2016 and 2017 that multiple transactions involving entities controlled ...

Billionaire Pledges to Pay Student Debt for 2019 Morehouse Graduates

The nearly 400 graduating seniors of Morehouse College in the southern U.S. city of Atlanta received an unexpectedly generous graduation ...

Upset as Alonso fails to qualify for Indy 500

Indianapolis - Fernando Alonso's latest bid for Indianapolis 500 glory ended in failure on Sunday after the two-time Formula One ...

US, Bahrain to Host Palestinian Economic Conference

Bahrain and the U.S. said Sunday they are hosting a 'Peace to Prosperity' conference in late June to promote better ...

Convicted Russian Agent Butina Makes Video Appeal For Money

Maria Butina, the Russian gun-rights activist convicted in the United States for acting as an unregistered foreign agent, has issued ...

Rocket Lands Near U.S. Embassy In Baghdad Amid Tensions With Iran

A rocket has landed in Baghdad's Green Zone near the huge U.S. Embassy compound amid heightened tensions in the region ...

Their biggest challenge? Avoiding a recession

Albo, or Plibersek, or whoever it turns out to be the next Labor leader, might have had a lucky accident. ...

Rapid growth is widening Melbourne's social and economic divide

Melbourne is growing faster than most cities of similar size in developed countries. Population growth averaged more than 2.5% a ...

New Afghan Parliament Session Ends In Brawl Over Speaker

A fight broke out during the first session of Afghanistan's new parliament after disagreement on the election of a speaker.Online ...

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Trump Denies Plans to Fly Migrants From Border to Florida

MIAMI, FLORIDA - President Donald Trump on Sunday denied reports that hundreds of migrants would be flown from the Mexican ...

Lorch the big winner at glittering PSL awards

Cape Town - Thembinkosi Lorch was the big winner at the Premier Soccer League's glittering awards banquet in Durban on ...

Djokovic survives scare, Nadal coasts into Rome semi-finals

Rome - World No 1 Novak Djokovic saved two match points against former US Open champion Juan Martin Del Potro ...

US to Fly Migrants From Texas to San Diego

LOS ANGELES - Hundreds of detainees from U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) facilities in Texas and elsewhere are being ...

World No 11 Isner out of Roland Garros

Paris - World No 11 John Isner on Friday withdrew from the French Open, the season's second Grand Slam tournament, ...

Manyonga leads SA at Shanghai Diamond League

Cape Town - A total of seven South African athletes are in the entry lists for the second leg of ...

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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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