Fri, 15 Nov 2019

Blacks in South Africa bearing brunt of unemployment, stats show

PRETORIA, South Africa - Statistics South Africa's latest report, released in Pretoria on Thursday, reveals glaring inequalities in South African ...

British-Irish summit to focus on implications of Brexit

DUBLIN, Ireland - An Taoiseach Leo Varadkar is hosting Administration Heads from Scotland, Wales, and the British Government on Friday ...

Trump stares down impeachment as hearings open

WASHINGTON, DC - Historic impeachment hearings targeting U.S. President Donald Trump opened on Wednesday in Washington, with lawmakers faced with ...

No checklist for evaluating lone wolf attackers, study says

An FBI study of lone wolf terrorist attacks in the U.S. takes an unprecedented look at the backgrounds, behavioral characteristics, ...

Asia Pacific to benefit from expanding life spans

TOKYO, Japan - Aging populations could be a boon to economies in the Asia and Pacific region if governments adopt ...

Many casualties as car bomb explodes in Afghan capital

KABUL, Afghanistan - An attack on a convoy during the peak morning rush hour in Kabul has killed at least ...

Australian High Court to hear appeal by George Pell

MELBOURNE, Victoria, Australia - The Australian High Court will hear an appeal of a decision in August by the Court ...

Unrest in South America resembles Arab Spring

The news that Bolivian President Evo Morales is resigning amid an election fraud scandal highlights an unfortunate reality about South ...

U.S. and China could split world economy in two

It's tempting to laugh off the U.S.-China trade dispute as a soap opera featuring men with big hair and bigger ...

The psychology of riots - and why it's never just mindless violence

It seemingly can happen anywhere - and at any time. From London to Hong Kong, apparently peaceful cities can sometimes ...

Petrol price set to rise in December, but diesel may drop - AA

Given the current level of the rand and the global price of oil, the petrol price will rise in the ...

Chinese swimmer Sun, facing lengthy ban, rejects doping charge

Montreux - Chinese swimming star Sun Yang, facing a ban of up to eight years for missing an out-of-competition test, ...

6 Boks in Barbarians starting XV to face Fiji

Cape Town - There are six Springboks in the Barbarians starting XV for Saturday's match against Fiji at Twickenham.World Cup ...

England's Anderson could be back for SA tour

London - England pace bowler James Anderson has revealed he is "progressing nicely" as he steps up his return from ...

Bafana's flight to SA still on track despite SAA strike

Bafana Bafana are still on track to return home to South Africa following their 2-0 defeat against Ghana at the ...

'It is business as usual for Mango', says CEO as SAA goes on strike

Domestic airline Mango has continued with "business as usual" after two unions at South African Airways (SAA) embarked on a ...

Former SABC group CEO Solly Mokoetle dies

Former SABC group CEO Solly Mokoetle has died.In a statement on Friday, the public broadcaster said it had "learnt with ...

Ousted US Ambassador to Ukraine Testifies at Impeachment Hearing

CAPITOL HILL - The ousted former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine is set to testify Friday at the U.S. House of ...

Aishwarya Rai documents her party time with Katy Perry

New Delhi [India], Nov 15 (ANI): The party hosted by Karan Johar was a star-studded affair. Among other celebrities, former ...

Mayank Agarwal scores second double ton in Test

Indore (Madhya Pradesh) [India], Nov 15 (ANI): India opener Mayank Agarwal scored his second double century in Test cricket on ...

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Light prison sentence for Emirati man who raped woman tourist

DUBAI, UAE - A 19-year-old Emirati man who raped a visiting tourist at gunpoint in Dubai has been jailed for ...

Blacks in South Africa bearing brunt of unemployment, stats show

PRETORIA, South Africa - Statistics South Africa's latest report, released in Pretoria on Thursday, reveals glaring inequalities in South African ...

British-Irish summit to focus on implications of Brexit

DUBLIN, Ireland - An Taoiseach Leo Varadkar is hosting Administration Heads from Scotland, Wales, and the British Government on Friday ...

Trump stares down impeachment as hearings open

WASHINGTON, DC - Historic impeachment hearings targeting U.S. President Donald Trump opened on Wednesday in Washington, with lawmakers faced with ...

No checklist for evaluating lone wolf attackers, study says

An FBI study of lone wolf terrorist attacks in the U.S. takes an unprecedented look at the backgrounds, behavioral characteristics, ...

Asia Pacific to benefit from expanding life spans

TOKYO, Japan - Aging populations could be a boon to economies in the Asia and Pacific region if governments adopt ...

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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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