Mon, 21 Oct 2019

China-U.S. trade frictions could fracture globe, says Antnio Guterres

WASHINGTON, DC - Tensions relating to global trade and technology continue to rise and the international community needs to "do ...

UK prime minister vows to leave EU by 31 October after losing poll

LONDON, UK - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is sticking to his guns despite failing to get parliamentary backing to ...

Trump floated idea of his property being venue for G7 summit

WASHINGTON, DC - At his suggestion, U.S. President Donald Trump will host next year's G7 at one of his own ...

Shelling and clashes in northern Syria continue despite ceasefire

NORTHEASTERN SYRIA - Shelling and clashes in northern Syria on the border with Turkey continue to cause hundreds of people ...

Explosion targets worshippers at Mosque near Jalalabad in Afghanistan

JALALABAD, Afghanistan - Dozens of worshippers have been killed and scores more wounded Friday in an explosion at a mosque ...

Deaths mount in north Syria in midst of confusion over ceasefire

NORTHEAST SYRIA - A total of sixty-four Syrian rebels fighting alongside Turkish forces have been killed in the offensive which ...

Venezuelans win seat on Human Rights Council despite U.S. opposition

NEW YORK, New York - Despite fierce opposition by the United States, Venezuela won a seat on the UN Human ...

Pelosi in Jordan for 'Vital Discussions' Amid Syria Crisis

AMMAN, JORDAN - House Speaker Nancy Pelosi led a group of American lawmakers on a surprise visit to Jordan to ...

Turn vegan or eat your pet! UK reality show challenges families

Washington D.C. [USA], Oct 20 (ANI): Can you eat your pet? The answer would be no for most of the ...

33rd Inug-og Festival showcase Oroquieta's culture

OROQUIETA CITY, Misamis Occidental, Oct. 14 (PIA) -- Oroquieta residents and tourists were mesmerized by the colorful Inug-og Festival 2019 ...

Mindanao youth leaders debunk support of communists terrorists to IPs

CLARK FREEPORT ZONE, Pampanga, Oct.20 (PIA) -- 11 Mindanao Indigenous People (IP) youth leaders debunked Friday the alleged support of ...

Kartarpur Corridor will open on Nov 9: Pak PM

Islamabad [Pakistan], Oct 20 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Sunday said that much-awaited Kartarpur Corridor will be thrown ...

Ranchi Test: Play called off due to bad light, South Africa 9/2

Ranchi (Jharkhand) [India], Oct 20 (ANI): Play was called off on Day Two of the third Test match between India ...

K2 racing drama brings down curtain at world champs

Shaoxing - A final day dogged by drama and disappointment for Team South Africa in the senior K2 races brought ...

Marc Marquez speeds to Japan MotoGP win

Motegi - MotoGP world champion Marc Marquez won the Japan Grand Prix Sunday to notch his tenth victory of the ...

British MPs vote to delay Brexit deal decision

British MPs on Saturday voted to delay a decision on Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Brexit deal, arguing they needed more ...

Bishworjit Singh Saikhom of Indian Army wins IRONMAN 70.3

Panaji (Goa) [India], Oct 20 (ANI): Indian Army's Bishworjit Singh Saikhom scripted history after finishing on the first spot in ...

Congress demands inquiry into 'irregularities' in GITM 2019 tenders

Panaji (Goa) [India], Oct 20 (ANI): Congress Goa president Girish Chodankar on Sunday targeted the Pramod Sawant-led state government for ...

India vs South Africa 3rd Test: Play interrupted due to bad light

Ranchi (Jharkhand) [India], Oct 20 (ANI): The play was interrupted on day two of the third Test match between India ...

Marathon win of Brigid Kosgei, Eliud sparks controversy

Washington D.C. [USA], Oct 20 (ANI): After Kenyan athletes Brigid Kosgei won the Chicago marathon in the record timing and ...

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In world first, Qantas flies direct from New York City to Sydney

SYDNEY, Australia - Qantas Flight 7879 touched down at Sydney airport on Sunday morning, ending the longest commercial flight undertaken ...

Jonesy and Amanda named best Australian on-air team

BRISBANE, Australia - Successful WSFM breakfast hosts Jonesy and Amanda (Brendan Jones and Amanda Keller), have been crowned Best On-Air ...

Rejuvenation of century-old De Angelis Carousel in Buffalo starts

BUFFALO, New York - New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on Friday announced the Erie Canal Harbor Development Corporation has begun ...

Chinese man who tried to send U.S. military technology to China jailed

WASHINGTON, DC - A Chinese national has been sent to prison for conspiring to export military and space-grade technology to ...

Dow Jones drops 256 points Friday, dollar shatters

NEW YORK, New York - With the Trump administration in disarray and a growing concern globally that the country's chief ...

Economic growth in China slows to three-decades low

BEIJING, China - The U.S.-China trade war cotnues to batter the Chinese economy, with third quarter GDP slowing to its ...

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