Sat, 23 Nov 2019

Future wars could be fought by armies of robots

Major military powers are racing to embrace weapons that select and fire on targets without meaningful human control. This is ...

Israel & Palestine - the black hole of an era

What does peace and goodwill towards Palestine and Israel mean? Each year, at Christmas, the world takes a moment to ...

Prince Andrew left with no role in Palace

LONDON, UK - Britain's Prince Andrew has announced he will quit carrying out royal duties following the controversy over his ...

U.S. and international investors dump stocks

NEW YORK, New York - Global stock markets continued their retreat on Thursday. There was little enthusiasm for discussion on ...

United States isolated at meeting of UN Security Council

NEW YORK, New York - The U.S. remained isolated in the international community two days after declaring Israeli settlements legal.The ...

Senate rules to apply if impeachment moves to trial

Wednesday's testimony by U.S. Ambassador to the European Union Gordon Sondland included the allegation that Sondland pushed Ukraine to investigate ...

Man who hacked official U.S. websites had grudge against police

AKRON, Ohio - For a few days in 2017, visitors to the websites for the city of Akron, Ohio, and ...

Swedish prosecutor discontinues investigation into Julian Assange

STOCKHOLM, Sweden - After pursuing WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange for nearly a decade, Sweden on Monday abandoned its investigation of ...

Men caught smuggling 233kgs of Cocaine from Mexico to Australia

SYDNEY, Australia - Federal and state agencies in Australia and overseas have had a major breakthrough in a weeks-long investigation ...

Fury as Singapore hangs Malaysian 'drug mule'

Singapore hanged a Malaysian heroin trafficker on Friday, despite appeals from his homeland to stay a "heart-wrenching" execution that critics ...

Turkish Airlines Boeing 737 crash-lands in Ukraine; no casualties

Kyiv [Ukraine], Nov 23 (ANI): A Turkish Airlines Boeing 737 skidded off the runway while trying to land at Ukraine's ...

Flick cool over Pochettino to Bayern Munich rumours

Berlin - Interim coach Hansi Flick has brushed off rumours linking Bayern Munich to Mauricio Pochettino, but Schalke coach David ...

Floyd Mayweather teases 2020 comeback

Los Angeles - Floyd Mayweather has teased a possible return to fighting, writing in an Instagram post he was "coming ...

DPWH installs trash nets to save Iligan fishing grounds

ILIGAN CITY, Nov. 1 (PIA)--More than 10 tons of household trash has been collected by the Department of Public Works ...

Humans shape nature - but nature shapes us too

In the last century, countries across the world have dammed rivers, built infrastructure and expanded industry and agriculture - all ...

Labour manifesto and the NHS: a health economist gives her verdict

Everybody watching the UK general election expected the Labour Party's manifesto to reinforce the message that the National Health Service ...

Documentary provides rare look at higher education in prison

What is prison for? Should it include a college education?Those two questions are at the heart of "College Behind Bars," ...

Naspers cashes in on online revenue streams

Naspers' [JSE:NPN] interim results show a streamlined group, with virtually all revenues now generated from online activities, the group said ...

Murray & Roberts takes aim at report on Grayston bridge collapse

Murray & Roberts does not agree "in many respects" with the findings of a probe into the collapse of support ...

Resources lift the all-share index

The JSE managed to close firmer on Friday despite earlier declines as it surged on the back of gains in ...

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Togo turns ex-colonial palace into flagship art centre

Togo on Friday opened a flagship art centre in the former seat of colonial power after a multi-million dollar refurbishment ...

Triumphant Numsa, Sacca: How we got to 8% from SAA

The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) and the South African Cabin Crew Association (Sacca) are pleased that ...

Dyantyi's 'heart is at peace' with career hanging in the balance

Cape Town - Springbok wing Aphiwe Dyantyi says his heart is at peace as he continues the fight to save ...

Naspers cashes in on online revenue streams

Naspers' [JSE:NPN] interim results show a streamlined group, with virtually all revenues now generated from online activities, the group said ...

SA sports stars gear up for Gary Player Invitational

Cape Town - Rugby World Cup-winning Springbok Steven Kitshoff and an array of South African sports legends will come together ...

DRC police fire live rounds to break up Beni protests

Police and soldiers fired live ammunition on Friday to disperse demonstrators in the town of Beni in eastern Democratic Republic ...

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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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