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Violence at Hong Kong protests turns ugly

HONG KONG - A number of protesters in Hong Kong have accidently caught fire after throwing petrol bombs and molotov ...

FBI indictment of Epstein did not extend to British prince accusations

WASHINGTON, DC - Charges leveled by the FBI against Jeffrey Epsten filed before his suicide did not extend to claims ...

It is critical that young players learn from Smith, Warner: Tim Paine

London [UK], Nov 20 (ANI): Australia captain Tim Paine has said it is critical that their young players learn from ...

Gordhan says SAA may have no money for salaries this month

Minister of Public Enterprises Pravin Gordhan has warned that, while two unions at SAA are demanding salary increases for members, ...

Springboks to host Scotland, Georgia in 2020

Cape Town - The Springboks will play Scotland and Georgia in home Tests in July 2020, SA Rugby confirmed on ...

Pakistani Opposition Calls Off Road Blockades

ISLAMABAD -- A radical Pakistani cleric and other opposition leaders have called on their supporters to stop blocking roads in ...

JUST IN: Gordhan says SAA may have no money for salaries this month

Minister of Public Enterprises Pravin Gordhan has warned that, while two unions at SAA are demanding salary increases for members, ...

Protests end 60-year run for Hong Kong Open

Hong Kong - Next week's Hong Kong Open, one of the biggest and oldest golf tournaments in Asia, was postponed ...

Birkett, Nzimande announce surprise Dusi 2020 combo

Cape Town - Nine-time Dusi Canoe Marathon champion Andy Birkett will contest the 2020 K2 edition of the race with ...

Belgium deserves to win European Championship: Roberto Martinez

Leeds [UK], Nov 20 (ANI): After trouncing Cyprus in the Euro Qualifiers 2020 by 6-1, Belgium coach Roberto Martinez said ...

Tottenham appoint Jose Mourinho as head coach

London - Tottenham Hotspur have appointed Jose Mourinho as their new head coach after sacking Mauricio Pochettino, the club said ...

Jose Mourinho appointed as Tottenham Hotspur head coach

London [UK], Nov 20 (ANI): Tottenham Hotspur have appointed Jose Mourinho as head coach on a contract that runs until ...

US Senate Approves Hong Kong Human Rights And Democracy Act

The U.S. Senate on Tuesday passed a bill which requires an annual review of Hong Kong's human rights situation and ...

Ex-Pak PM Nawaz Sharif arrives in London for treatment

London [UK], Nov 20 (ANI): Pakistan's ailing former prime minister Nawaz Sharif arrived in London in an air ambulance for ...

OPINION: Why facial recognition is evil

I have a strong negative reaction when I find out that law enforcement or a big corporation like Facebook use ...

Nadal fires as Spain beat Russia at Davis Cup

Madrid - Rafael Nadal instigated a Spanish comeback against Russia in the Davis Cup on Tuesday by capitalising on a ...

Pochettino pays heavy price for raising the bar at Tottenham

London - Mauricio Pochettino paid a heavy price for the high standards he set at Tottenham Hotspur as the Argentine ...

Kyrgios insists Australia can win Davis Cup after opening victory

Madrid - Nick Kyrgios has said he can beat anyone at the Davis Cup and is ready to lead Australia ...

IS HE BACK? | Mourinho favourite for vacant Spurs job

London - Tottenham Hotspur sacked manager Mauricio Pochettino late on Tuesday following a miserable start to the season with Jose ...

British Lions goal soothes Coetzee's World Cup disappointment

Cape Town - Marcell Coetzee aims to put his double Rugby World Cup disappointment behind him by starring for the ...

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Swedish prosecutor discontinues investigation into Julian Assange

STOCKHOLM, Sweden - After pursuing WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange for nearly a decade, Sweden on Monday abandoned its investigation of ...

Men caught smuggling 233kgs of Cocaine from Mexico to Australia

SYDNEY, Australia - Federal and state agencies in Australia and overseas have had a major breakthrough in a weeks-long investigation ...

Trump overturns decades-long policy on Israeli settlements

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President Donald Trump has bowed to pressure by Israel to up-end a decades-long policy of regarding ...

Violence at Hong Kong protests turns ugly

HONG KONG - A number of protesters in Hong Kong have accidently caught fire after throwing petrol bombs and molotov ...

One third of Afghan population facing severe acute food insecurity

Over the last three months (August to October 2019), around one-third of the Afghan population required urgent humanitarian action, according ...

Search for gunman after shooting of ten people in Fresno

FRESNO, California - Fresno remains in shock after being the latest U.S. city to endure a mass shooting.The death toll ...

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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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