Fri, 24 May 2019

Fears Ebola epidemic could spread beyod DRC

KINSHASA, Democratic Republic of the Congo (Central Africa) - With the Democratic Republic of the Congo's worst ever Ebola outbreak ...

India Poll - Modi wins a majority of seats

NEW DELHI/KOLKATA, India - Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Hindu-nationalist party scored a historic victory in India's general election, his foreign ...

Pentagon wants reports on unidentified flying objects

U.S. Navy pilots and sailors won't be considered crazy for reporting unidentified flying objects, under new rules meant to encourage them ...

Hamas and UNRWA to blame for plight of Gazans, Greenblatt tells UNSC

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. President Donald Trump's Special Envoy to the Middle East and one of two Chief ...

Major casualties after Indonesian election protests turn violent

JAKARTA, Indonesia - Six people lost their lives while more than 200 suffered injuries after mobs clashed with security forces ...

Disabled Australians preyed on, defrauded of millions

SYDNEY, Australia - A massive fraud involving millions of dollars has been uncovered in Australia's largest city, resulting in the ...

No democracy in sight in Thailand, five years after coup

BANGKOK, THailand - Since Thailand's military seized power on May 22, 2014, the country has faced unending repression of fundamental ...

Libyan hostilities could see country become permanently divided

NEW YORK, New York - Libya is on the brink of a civil war which could result in the country ...

Kentucky couple nearly escaped being charged for fraud

LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - A Kentucky couple nearly escaped prosecution for setting a fire that burned their rented home to the ...

As migrant numbers swell on the US-Mexico border, so do unmet needs

A short walk over the bridge that connects the United States to Mexico, a group of 14 Guatemalans, the youngest ...

Ed Sheeran to release new album

Washington DC [USA], May 24 (ANI): Turns out that singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran's latest song 'I Don't Care' with Justin Bieber ...

DENR-CENRO Bislig leads World Water Day river clean-up

BISLIG CITY, May 24 - The Department of Environment and Natural Resources-Community Environment and Natural Resources Office (DENR-CENRO) here recently ...

Ozamiz holds AIDS candlelight memorial 2019

OZAMIZ CITY, Misamis Occidental, May 19 (PIA)--Ozamiz City Health Office commemorated the Philippine International AIDS Candlelight Memorial 2019 held at ...

Ukraine's PrivatBank Sues Billiionare Kolomoisky In U.S. Court

WASHINGTON -- A major Ukrainian bank at the center of a scandal involving a powerful, politically connected billionaire has sued ...

Press Advocates Concerned by New Charges Against Assange

WASHINGTON - New charges filed against Wikileaks founder Julian Assange quickly drew alarm Thursday from media organizations and others. The ...

Iran vows not to surrender to US

Tehran [Iran], May 24 (ANI): Iran will not surrender to the US and "give up" its goals even if it ...

US Charges WikiLeaks Founder With Violating Espionage Act

WASHINGTON - U.S. prosecutors Thursday announced new criminal charges under the Espionage Act against jailed WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange over ...

Sources: FAA Expects to OK Boeing 737 MAX to Fly in June

MONTREAL - U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) representatives told members of the United Nations' aviation agency they expect approval of ...

Anacondas Born to Virgin Mother at Boston Aquarium

Anna, a female green anaconda that has lived most of her life in an all-female enclosure at the New England ...

Pompeo congratulates Modi; calls India's election an 'inspiration'

Washington [US], May 24 (ANI): Terming "India's elections an inspiration" across the world, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on ...

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Fears Ebola epidemic could spread beyod DRC

KINSHASA, Democratic Republic of the Congo (Central Africa) - With the Democratic Republic of the Congo's worst ever Ebola outbreak ...

Libyan hostilities could see country become permanently divided

NEW YORK, New York - Libya is on the brink of a civil war which could result in the country ...

As migrant numbers swell on the US-Mexico border, so do unmet needs

A short walk over the bridge that connects the United States to Mexico, a group of 14 Guatemalans, the youngest ...

Zimbabwe: Activists charged with plotting to subvert government

Five activists accused of plotting to overthrow the government of President Emmerson Mnangagwa in Zimbabwe have appeared in a court, ...

Ten people kidnapped by armed group in eastern DRC

Ten people have been kidnapped by an armed group in the Beni region of eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, local ...

Observers Note Problems in Malawi Elections

BLANTYRE, MALAWI - Foreign observers of Malawi's presidential, parliamentary and local elections issued a preliminary assessment Thursday, saying that although ...

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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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