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U.S. says Iran to blame for disrupting global oil supply

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has blamed Iran for Saturday's attacks on Saudi Arabia's oil infrastructure ...

Some US Lawmakers Consider Designating White Supremacists as Terrorist

In June, Canada labeled the white supremacist group Blood & Honor and its armed branch, Combat 18, as terrorist organizations. ...

Kremlin calls for de-escalation of tensions in Gulf

MOSCOW, Russia - A spokesman for the Kremlin has cautioned the international community against jumping to conclusions on who may ...

OIC summit condemns Israeli settlements 'colonial' policies

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia - The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has called on the international community, especially the UN, to ...

US Imposes Sanctions on North Korean Hacking Groups

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Treasury on Friday announced sanctions on three North Korean hacking groups it said were involved ...

UN-Secretary-General in Bahamas: "I've never seen anything like this"

GRAND BAHAMA, The Bahamas - The UN chief saw for himself the deadly power of Hurricane Dorian on the shattered ...

UN Extends Afghan Mission After China Veto Threat

The UN Security Council has unanimously extended its assistance mission in Afghanistan after China withdrew its threat of a veto ...

JSE slips as risks remain

The JSE fell on Tuesday as it took a leaf from the Asian markets session where the major indices closed ...

Nortje shrugs off nerves over potential T20 debut

Cape Town - Proteas fast bowler Anrich Nortje has played down any excitement for his potential T20 debut against India ...

HK activists take cause to US Congress, urge pressure on Beijing

Leaders of Hong Kong's pro-democracy movement on Tuesday appealed directly to US lawmakers to exert pressure on Beijing, warning that ...

Thabo Mbeki hails Robert Mugabe as a true African patriot

Former president Thabo Mbeki has lauded the work done by former Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe, calling him a combatant and ...

Cross-border terrorism is an impediment to SAARC: Jaishankar

New Delhi [India], Sep 17 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Tuesday said that the South Asian Association for ...

The country stands behind Ben Stokes in support: Tom Harrison

London [UK], Sept 17 (ANI): England and Wales Cricket Board Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Tom Harrison on Tuesday backed Ben ...

UN General Assembly: Here are the 5 big summits to watch out for

Alongside the customary speeches from heads of state, five important high-level summits and meetings will be taking place, covering many ...

Explainer: Was Iran Behind Attacks On Saudi Oil Installations?

Suspected drone attacks on key oil installations in Saudi Arabia have rattled world energy markets, spiked regional tensions, and provoked ...

Envoy: U.S., Belarus To Bring Back Ambassadors After 11-Year Pause

MINSK -- The United States and Belarus plan to resume hosting ambassadors after an 11-year hiatus amid mutual growing concern ...

Iran Announces Spying Charges Against Three Detained Australians

Iran says it has charged three detained Australians with spying, following the reported arrest of a travel-blogging couple and an ...

Djokovic eyes Tokyo Open return

Cape Town - Novak Djokovic has given an update on the injury that he aggravated at the US Open and ...

Weakened SA squad named for IAAF World Championships

Cape Town - A 31-member South African team has been named to compete at the 2019 IAAF World Championships in ...

France to press to drop Sudan from US terror blacklist

French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said Monday that France will press to drop Sudan from the US blacklist of ...

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Boks, All Blacks: Their neutral-soil duels revisited

Cape Town - A skimpy 3.06 percent that is how many Tests between the Springboks and All Blacks have been ...

Woman arrested after allegedly stabbing husband to death

A young woman appeared in the Bothaville Magistrate Court in the Free Sate on Monday after allegedly stabbing her husband ...

AP: Naidu pays tribute to former speaker Rao

Guntur (Andhra Pradesh) [India], Sept 18 (ANI): Telugu Desam Party (TDP) chief and former Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on ...

UN Extends Afghan Mission After China Veto Threat

The UN Security Council has unanimously extended its assistance mission in Afghanistan after China withdrew its threat of a veto ...

JSE slips as risks remain

The JSE fell on Tuesday as it took a leaf from the Asian markets session where the major indices closed ...

Zimbabweans forking out for cash as crunch worsens

Cash-starved Zimbabweans are forking out premiums as high as 55% to get cash on the black market in the troubled ...

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