Tue, 16 Jul 2019

Human Rights Watch says new Trump rule unfair to asylum seekers

WASHINGTON, DC - The new rule that the Trump administration announced on Monday effectively bars from asylum nearly anyone who ...

U.S. ICE agents begin rounding up illegal immigrants

Nationwide raids across the United States, aimed at rounding up 2,000 immigrants in the country illegally for possible deportation got ...

14 dead after building collapses in Kumarhatt in India

SOLAN, Himachal Pradesh, India - As many as 14 people, including thirteen Army personnel were killed and 28 others injured ...

Widespread floods in Nepal lead to death and destruction

KATHMANDU, Nepal - Search and rescue operations are occurring across Nepal as the southeast Asian nation continues to be hit ...

Tensions between Ottawa and Beijing heightened after third arrest

BEIJING, China - A Canadian citizen has been detained in Yantai, a city in northeastern China, Global Affairs Canada said ...

Huge death toll in wake of hotel attack in Kismayo, Somalia

MOGADISHU, Somalia - At least two journalists were among the 26 people killed in the terror attack at a Somali ...

Ten dead after extensive lightning strikes across Bangladesh

DHAKA, Bangladesh - Lightning has wreaked havoc across the southeast Asian nation of Bangladesh.At least ten people died on Saturday ...

All settlements to stay regardless of peace plan, Netanyahu says

WEST BANK, Palestinian territories - In his strongest pledge yet, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has vowed that no settler ...

North Korea angry at South Korea over F-35A purchases

PYONGYANG, North Korea - North Korea has taken a swing at its southern neighbour over its purchase of F-35A fighter ...

South Asia monsoon leaves thousands in need

Monsoon floods and landslides sweeping through large swathes of South Asia have killed dozens of people and left hundreds of ...

Dear UN secretary-general, dont forget the internally displaced

Last year, UN member states endorsed two landmark "compacts" designed to improve the global response to refugees and migration. Unfortunately, ...

Pompeo Hopes US, North Korea Can Be 'More Creative' in Nuclear Talks

WASHINGTON - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Monday he hoped both North Korea and the United States ...

Pakistan Reopens Airspace To All Civilian Flights

Pakistan's aviation authority has announced the country's airspace has been completely reopened to civil aviation.'With immediate effect Pakistan airspace is ...

Presenter and doctor Fezile Mkhize crowned Mr World South Africa 2019

Presenter and doctor Fezile Mkhize crowned Mr World South Africa 2019 8 minutes ago share this Fezile Mkhize (Photo: Gallo ...

Economists say SA Reserve Bank rate cut likely

Economists are expecting the SA Reserve Bank's Monetary Policy Committee to this week announce a reduced repo rate for the ...

US Treasury Chief: Facebook Currency Plan Ripe for Illicit Use

WASHINGTON - The Trump administration came out strongly Monday against Facebook's ambitious plan to create a new digital currency, as ...

UN Voices Concern Over U.S. Travel Limitations On Iran's FM Zarif

The United Nations has voiced its concern to the United States over travel restrictions on Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad ...

PopCom urges IPs to practice family planning

PEnABLANCA, Cagayan, July 16 (PIA) - - The Commission on Population and Development (POPCOM) region 2 has encouraged couples who ...

Robots to Install Telescopes to Peer into Cosmos from Moon

BOULDER, COLORADO - As the United States races to put humans back on the moon for the first time in ...

Disney Goes High-Tech to Draw Fans to New 'Lion King'

LOS ANGELES - Walt Disney Co. has taken a high-tech route to remake animated classic "The Lion King" with the ...

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All settlements to stay regardless of peace plan, Netanyahu says

WEST BANK, Palestinian territories - In his strongest pledge yet, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has vowed that no settler ...

Trump Rejects Racist Label for His Comments on Non-White Lawmakers

WHITE HOUSE - U.S. President Donald Trump is amplifying remarks deemed as racist attacks on four Democratic members of Congress, ...

Democrats in Congress Attacked by Trump Deem His Comments Racist

Updated: July 15, 2019, 7:47 p.m.WHITE HOUSE - Four Democratic Party members of the U.S. Congress have appeared together before ...

Trump Rejects Racist Label for Comments on Non-White Lawmakers

WHITE HOUSE - U.S. President Donald Trump is amplifying remarks deemed as racist attacks on four Democratic members of Congress, ...

China's LNG Imports Spark Security Debate

Analysts are divided on the degree of China's risks from its growing reliance on imports of liquefied natural gas (LNG) ...

When and where do Nile crocodiles attack? Here's what we found

The Nile crocodile is Africa's largest, and most widely distributed, crocodile. It can be found in Egypt in the North, ...

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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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