Wed, 17 Jul 2019

Israel increases fleet of F-35 fighter jets to sixteen

TEL AVIV, Israel - Israel has taken delivery of two more brand new F-35 "Adir" jet fighters.The two new jets ...

Williamson and team do New Zealand proud, writes UAE newspaper

"It just wasn't meant to be.""Given the heartbreaking circumstances of Sunday's Cricket World Cup final defeat, New Zealand captain Kane ...

Human Rights Watch says new Trump rule unfair to asylum seekers

WASHINGTON, DC - The new rule that the Trump administration announced on Monday effectively bars from asylum nearly anyone who ...

U.S. ICE agents begin rounding up illegal immigrants

Nationwide raids across the United States, aimed at rounding up 2,000 immigrants in the country illegally for possible deportation got ...

14 dead after building collapses in Kumarhatt in India

SOLAN, Himachal Pradesh, India - As many as 14 people, including thirteen Army personnel were killed and 28 others injured ...

Widespread floods in Nepal lead to death and destruction

KATHMANDU, Nepal - Search and rescue operations are occurring across Nepal as the southeast Asian nation continues to be hit ...

In Taiz, some Yemenis choose war and home over displacement

After more than four years of fighting, life has become so unbearable for some of Yemen's 3.6 million displaced people ...

South Asia monsoon leaves thousands in need

Monsoon floods and landslides sweeping through large swathes of South Asia have killed dozens of people and left hundreds of ...

Dear UN secretary-general, dont forget the internally displaced

Last year, UN member states endorsed two landmark "compacts" designed to improve the global response to refugees and migration. Unfortunately, ...

It's a drama: Ujjwal Nikam on Hafiz Saeed's arrest

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 17 (ANI): Senior lawyer Ujjwal Nikam on Wednesday termed Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD) chief Hafiz Saeed's arrest as ...

Beyonce's 'love letter to Africa', 'Spirit' music video out

Washington D.C. [USA], July 17 (ANI): A week after releasing 'Spirit' from Disney's 'The Lion King', singer-songwriter Beyonce has dropped ...

Here's how World Cup triumph took its toll on England's cricketers

New Delhi [India], July 17 (ANI): Cricket World Cup's official Twitter handle just posted pictures of England's cricketers of how ...

DOST enhances deaf-mutes' work skills in tie-dye training

CORTES, Bohol, July 13, (PIA)--Deaf people can do anything hearing people can, except hear.The Department of Science and Technology Provincial ...

Hafiz Saeed arrested, sent to judicial custody

Lahore [Pakistan], Jul 17 (ANI): 2008 Mumbai attacks mastermind Hafiz Saeed was on Wednesday arrested by the Counter-Terrorism Department (CTD) ...

Christine Lagarde steps down as IMF's Managing Director

Washington DC [USA], July 17 (ANI): Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Christine Lagarde has resigned and is ...

Changes to Qatar SWC qualifiers for CAF nations

Cape Town - The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has changed the format for the 2022 Qatar Soccer World Cup ...

Author Sunil Mishra's book 'Who Stole My Job' enters second print run

New Delhi [India] July 17 (ANI/NewsVoir): Srishti Publishers and Distributors, India's leading publishing house today announced the second print run ...

Sarah Hyland and Wells Adams get engaged!

Washington D.C. [USA], July 17 (ANI): American actor Sarah Hyland and Wells Adams are finally engaged!Ahead of their long-discussed wedding ...

Friends of Kulbhushan Jadhav hopeful of his release

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 17 (ANI): Friends of Kulbhushan Jadhav, the Indian national on death row in Pakistan, have expressed ...

Akshay Kumar's 'Mission Mangal' gets special emoji

New Delhi (India), July 17 (ANI): On the occasion of World Emoji Day, superstar Akshay Kumar shared a special emoji ...

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FBI Mailed Pipe Bomb Devices Wouldn't Have Worked

NEW YORK - An FBI analysis of crudely made pipe bombs mailed to prominently critics of President Donald Trump has ...

US Marks 50th Years Since Historic Apollo 11 Mission to Moon

Events in the southern U.S. state of Florida and Washington, D.C. Tuesday kicked off observances marking the 50th anniversary of ...

OBIT: Marc Batchelor - Legend who was loved, rogue who was despised

Former footballer and television commentator Marc Batchelor was either loved or detested, depending on who you ask."Batch", as he was ...

Orlando Pirates: Batchelor was in a league of his own

Cape Town - Soweto giants Orlando Pirates have released a statement mourning the death of former striker Marc Batchelor.News24 confirmed ...

Stellenbosch FC snap up Marc Van Heerden

Cape Town - Absa Premiership newcomers Stellenbosch FC have signed former AmaZulu and Orlando Pirates defender Marc Van Heerden.Van Heerden ...

Matlaba: Pirates exit was not about money

Cape Town - Former Orlando Pirates defender Thabo Matlaba has revealed that leaving the club to join Black Leopards was ...

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