Tue, 23 Apr 2019

Huge bomb found near Sri Lankan airport

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka - Twenty four people have been arrested in connection with the wave of terrorist attacks that swept ...

UN "strongly condemns horrific attacks" in Sri Lanka

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka - With the death toll climbing to at least 290, and with five hundred people wounded, many  ...

Multiple attacks in Sri Lanka leave scores dead and hundreds injured

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka - A wave of terrorist attacks have swept across Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday, killing scores of ...

Blue Helmet dies as roadside bomb hits UN peacekeeping convoy in Mali

BAMAKO, Mali - An improvised roadside mine has exploded hitting a UN peacekeeping convoy in the west African nation of ...

13 dead in mass shooting at family party in Mexican state of Veracruz

MEXICO CITY, Mexico - Mexican police are leaving no stone unturned in the search for gunmen who mass murdered more ...

Doctor on frontline of Ebola crisis shot dead in Good Friday attack

KINSHASA, Democratic Republic of the Congo - A doctor fighting the Ebola outbreak for WHO, the World Health Organization, was ...

Two teenage youths arrested over shooting death of Lyra McKee

LONDONDERRY/DERRY, Northern Ireland - Two teenage youths, one 18, and the other 19, have been arrested over the murder of ...

All 3 refugee detention centres resport suspected typhoid fever cases

PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea - An outbreak of typhoid fever has struck refugees detained by Australia on Papua New ...

SeekMed App to directly connect patients to eminent doctors on mobile

New Delhi [India] April 23 (ANI/BusinessWire India): A unique telemedicine mobile application, called 'SeekMed' has been launched recently to connect ...

"Fastener Fair" to showcase best fixing and installation systems

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] April 23 (ANI/NewsVoir): "Fastener Fair India" a much-awaited exhibition on fixing and installation will be held in ...

International offers at Management Schools reach a new high

New Delhi [India] April 23 (ANI/NewsVoir): With the evolving international business landscape, business schools and management education has been under ...

Mozambique starts moving Cyclone Idai survivors closer to home

In Mozambique, UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, the national government and other partners have begun the work of relocating families ...

32nd Tehran International Book Fair Kicks Off

The 32nd edition of Tehran International Book Fair kicked on Tuesday in a ceremony attended by the Minister of Culture ...

Oil extends rally as US ends waivers allowing Iranian imports

Oil extended gains after leaping to a six-month high on Monday as the US said it'll no longer give any ...

Ngidi, Nortje expected to make returns this week

Cape Town - Proteas fast bowlers Lungi Ngidi and Anrich Nortje are expected to make their returns from injury in ...

North Korea Confirms Kim To Meet Putin In Russia 'Soon'

North Korea has confirmed that leader Kim Jong Un will visit Russia soon. The official KCNA news agency said on ...

Iran FM Departs for New York to Attend UN Meeting

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif left Tehran for New York early Tuesday to attend the 'International Day of Multilateralism ...

Monir Farmanfarmaian, Prominent Master of Folk Art, Dies

Famous Iranian artist and traditional folk art collector Monir Shahroudy Farmanfarmaian has died at the age of 97. The Iranian ...

World Cup discard Pant helps Delhi to IPL top spot

Jaipur - Rishabh Pant on Monday said the thought of missing out on Cricket World Cup selection was on his ...

Kazakh Ruling Party to Nominate Presidential Candidate

NUR-SULTAN, KAZAKHSTAN - Kazakhstan's ruling party will nominate its candidate for the June presidential election on Tuesday the first time ...

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Australian All Ordinaries closes higher, rest of Asia flat

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mostly flat on Tuesday, however the Australian marked surged in its first day ...

Asian Development Bank to support renewable power projects in Pacific

MANILA, Philippines - The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved an umbrella facility of up to $100 million which will ...

Little movement on U.S. markets as investors take extended break

NEW YORK, New York - A boost in the price of energy stocks failed to ignite a flat market on ...

Asian and European nations set to have oil supplies from Iran stop

SINGAPORE - U.S. State Department officials say an announcement is to be made on Monday that waivers allowing companies to ...

African information technology industry gets boost with outsourcing

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia - Amidst bustling Addis Ababa, a revolution in homegrown Ethiopian software is brewing.  Gebeya  believes it can supply talent ...

Prosper Funding of San Francisco and Phoenix hit with $3 million fine

WASHINGTON DC - A San Francisco-based company agreed to pay a fine of $3 million for miscalculating and materially overstating ...

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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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