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 ...

Tensions between Ottawa and Beijing heightened after third arrest

BEIJING, China - A Canadian citizen has been detained in Yantai, a city in northeastern China, Global Affairs Canada said ...

Huge death toll in wake of hotel attack in Kismayo, Somalia

MOGADISHU, Somalia - At least two journalists were among the 26 people killed in the terror attack at a Somali ...

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, ...

A black, female 007? As a lifelong James Bond fan, I say bring it on

Something incredible might be happening to James Bond: a separation, a personal Brexit of sorts. According to the Daily Mail, ...

Adani has set a dangerous precedent in requesting scientists' names

A freedom of information request has revealed Adani sought the names of CSIRO and Geoscience Australia scientists involved in reviewing ...

If Ramaphosa wants major growth, he'll need to drive major reforms

South Africa's low levels of growth and investment are a consequence of an inhibiting policy environment, and it is up ...

De Ligt arrives in Turin to complete Juventus signing

Rome - Ajax captain Matthijs de Ligt arrived in Turin on Tuesday to complete his transfer to Juventus.The 19-year-old who ...

5 outsiders for Open Championship

Portrush - The 148th Open Championship gets underway on Thursday for the first time in 68 years in Northern Ireland ...

Internet a Lifeline for Venezuela's Embattled Independent Media

CARACAS - Starved of advertising revenue and battling a stranglehold on the newspaper industry by the government, Venezuela's independent media ...

Syrian Orphanage Takes in Children Born of IS Rape

WASHINGTON - An orphanage in Kurdish-administered northeastern Syria has been taking in children of Yazidi women who have been raped ...

Bolivia Declares Emergency Plan to End Gender Killings

BOGOTA - Bolivia, which has one of South America's highest rates of women being killed because of their gender, has ...

AP Explains: Questions and Answers on New US Asylum Ban

SAN DIEGO - A major immigration policy shift took effect Tuesday to deny asylum to anyone who shows up on ...

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Adani has set a dangerous precedent in requesting scientists' names

A freedom of information request has revealed Adani sought the names of CSIRO and Geoscience Australia scientists involved in reviewing ...

'How do I increase my libido?'

I Need to Know is an ongoing series for teens in search of reliable, confidential advice about life's tricky questions. ...

Concussion substitutes likely to debut in Ashes

London [UK], July 17 (ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) is likely to introduce concussion substitutes to international cricket in ...

Jantjies can become a great Bok scrumhalf - Stick

Cape Town - Springbok assistant coach Mzwandile Stick says scrumhalf Herschel Jantjies has the potential to become "one of the ...

Ben Stokes thank fans and family for their support in World Cup

New Delhi [India], July 16 (ANI): England all-rounder Ben Stokes on Tuesday thanked fans, friends, and family for their support ...

Van Staden released by Boks to play for Bulls

Pretoria - Wiehahn Herbst will start at prop and flank Marco van Staden will play off the bench when the ...

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