Tue, 28 May 2019

Ill-treatment of Taliban detainees prompts UN rebuke

KABUL, Afghanistan - Reports of prisoners held by the Taliban in Afghanistan being tortured and killed surfaced on Sunday.The reports ...

Japan under fire from North Korea during Trump tour

PYONGYANG, North Korea - North Korea has issued two provocative statements slamming Japan, just as U.S. President Donald Trump has ...

Last year 98 UN peacekeepers lost their lives

UNITED NATIONS - Since the UN set up its first peacekeeping mission back in 1948, more than 3,800 peacekeepers have ...

Arson blamed for attack on Catholic Church in Derrry

LONDONDERRY, Northern Ireland - A Catholic Church in Derry/Londonderry in Northern Ireland have been set ablaze.Detectives say they believe the ...

National Day in U.S. for missing children

WASHINGTON DC - When a 13-year-old North Carolina girl went missing last fall, the FBI and state and local partners ...

Leo Varadkar praises Theresa May

DUBLIN, Ireland - Taoseach Leo Varadkar has paid tribute to his counterpart in the UK following her announcement that she ...

Iranians bearing brunt of U.S. sanctions

Many are worried about the risk of war with Iran after the Trump administration leaked discussions of a troop deployment ...

Women dominate same-sex marriages in Taiwan

TAIPEI, Taiwan - Same-sex couples lined up on Friday in Taiwan to register their partnerships after the passage last week ...

Can they ever go home The forgotten victims of Georgia's civil war

Gocha Zukhbaia was raised in a spacious, two-storey village house where he dreamed of becoming a fisherman off the palm-fringed ...

Delhi HC defers PIL against BCCI and IPL

New Delhi [India], May 27 (ANI): Delhi High Court on Monday deferred the hearing on a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) ...

PM Modi congratulated by N Korean counterpart on electoral win

New Delhi [India], May 27 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi was greeted by his North Korean counterpart Kim Jae-ryong on ...

French Open shock: Wozniacki says opponent got 'lucky'

Paris - Former world number one Caroline Wozniacki was left "frustrated" after collapsing to a 0-6, 6-3, 6-3 loss to ...

Glade replaces injured Jacobs in Junior Springbok squad

Cape Town - Keagan Glade (prop) has been included in the Junior Springbok World Rugby U20 Championship squad as an ...

SA duo named in Barbarians squad

London - The Barbarians have named a squad packed full of international stars with nine different nations represented when they ...

Teams' evolving tactics in World Cup

Dubai [UAE], May 27 (ANI): Just like in every other sport, tactics used in cricket have evolved many folds- thanks ...

In Italy, Anti-Migrant Populist Wins Big

ROME - The big winner in Italy's vote in the European elections was Matteo Salvini's anti-migrant League party which took ...

LGBTQ employees urged to undergo HIV test to set example

DAVAO DEL NORTE (PIA) -- Kapalong Mayor Ma. Theresa Timbol on Wednesday urged municipal employees who belong to lesbian-gay-bisexual-transgender-queer (LGBTQ) ...

Weave a new story with your mother's heirloom sarees

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India] May 27 (ANI/NewsVoir): For every girl, her mother's saree is reminiscent of her childhood and her ...

Turnout Up In EU Vote But Can The Center Hold After Populist Surge?

BRUSSELS -- European Union democracy is alive and kicking.That is the best takeaway from last night's results in the European ...

Core Pro-EU Parties Lose Ground As European Elections Shift Landscape

Elections to the European Parliament reflect an altered political landscape in the European Union, with the main center-right and center-left ...

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Prime Minister Abe could mediate between U.S. and Iran, says Trump

TOKYO, Japan - U.S. President Donald Trump says he would be fine with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe serving as ...

Ill-treatment of Taliban detainees prompts UN rebuke

KABUL, Afghanistan - Reports of prisoners held by the Taliban in Afghanistan being tortured and killed surfaced on Sunday.The reports ...

Japan under fire from North Korea during Trump tour

PYONGYANG, North Korea - North Korea has issued two provocative statements slamming Japan, just as U.S. President Donald Trump has ...

Last year 98 UN peacekeepers lost their lives

UNITED NATIONS - Since the UN set up its first peacekeeping mission back in 1948, more than 3,800 peacekeepers have ...

Arson blamed for attack on Catholic Church in Derrry

LONDONDERRY, Northern Ireland - A Catholic Church in Derry/Londonderry in Northern Ireland have been set ablaze.Detectives say they believe the ...

National Day in U.S. for missing children

WASHINGTON DC - When a 13-year-old North Carolina girl went missing last fall, the FBI and state and local partners ...

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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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