Tue, 21 May 2019

Amid border wrangles, Eritreans wrestle with staying or going

An unexpected rapprochement last year between Ethiopia and Eritrea, and the subsequent opening of the border, seemed to offer hope ...

UK keeps limits on cash aid in Syria over counter-terror fears

Despite criticism, the UK has only partially reversed a cash aid freeze in northeastern Syria and is still suspending monthly ...

Clarke appointed as Scotland head coach

Glasgow - Steve Clarke has been appointed as the new Scotland head coach, the Scottish Football Association announced on Monday.Clarke ...

Daniel Silke: Voters, economic dependency and the ANC

With the analysis of South Africa's recent election focusing largely on the more micro-deficiencies (and strengths) of the various political ...

French prosecutors want ex-athletics boss to stand trial

Paris - French prosecutors have recommended that the former head of athletics' governing body IAAF, Lamine Diack, and his son ...

Croatia calls up rookie pair for Wales Euro qualifier

Zagreb - Croatia coach Zlatko Dalic named two uncapped players in his squad for next month's crucial Euro 2020 qualifier ...

The way we define kilograms, metres and seconds changes this week

We measure stuff all the time - how long, how heavy, how hot, and so on - because we need ...

Nishapur Artists Pay Tribute to Omar Khayyam

A group of artists from Nishapur, the birthplace of Ommar Khayyam, have commemorated the great Persian poet and polymath.May 18 ...

Major near miss gives confident Johnson runner-up Slam

Bethpage - Back-to-back major runner-up efforts have given Dustin Johnson confidence in his game even as he settled for a ...

Woakes glad CWC picks not his problem

Leeds - Chris Woakes said England's players faced a nervous wait as the countdown to the announcement of the World ...

Luus, Moreeng rue lack of consistency in T20 defeat

Cape Town - Following a good start with bat and ball, Proteas women came up short in the end due ...

Sweden files request for Assange's arrest over rape allegation

The Swedish prosecutor heading an investigation into a rape allegation against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange on Monday filed a request ...

CWC: Maybe Proteas' opener ISN'T date from hell?

Cape Town - South Africa's Cricket World Cup 2019 opening fixture, at immediate glance on paper, just looks increasingly like ...

Sweden wants Assange to be detained in absentia

PanARMENIAN.Net - The Swedish prosecutor leading an investigation into a rape allegation against Julian Assange has filed a request with ...

Sweden Requests Detention Order for WikiLeaks' Assange

COPENHAGEN, DENMARK - Swedish authorities on Monday issued a request for a detention order against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who ...

Amir, Wahab, Asif named in Pak's final World Cup squad

Lahore [Pakistan], May 20 (ANI): Fast bowlers Mohammad Amir, Wahab Riaz and Asif Ali have been named in Pakistan's final ...

Proteas depart for 2019 Cricket World Cup

Cape Town - And they're off!The Proteas have departed for the 2019 Cricket World Cup in England and Wales.Led by ...

ICC releases official 2019 CWC song

Cape Town - The ICC has released the official song of the upcoming 2019 Cricket World Cup in England and ...

Dwayne Johnson shares pictures from rehearsals of 'Jungle Cruise'

New Delhi (India), May 20 (ANI): Dwayne Johnson aka The Rock who recently wrapped up shooting for his upcoming film ...

'Game Of Thrones' stars share heartfelt farewell posts

New Delhi [India], May 20 (ANI): It's the end of an era! After an eight-year-long journey, 'Game Of Thrones' is ...

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At least 11 dead in mass shooting in northern Brazilian city

BELEM, Brazil - At least eleven people have been killed in a mass shooting in Brazil. Gunmen opened fire on ...

U.S. Navy Seal pleads guilty to causing death of colleague

WASHINGTON DC - A U.S. Navy SEAL who killed a Green Beret in extraordinary circumstances in the West African nation ...

Attack on UN mission in Mali which left peacekeeper dead condemned

BAMAKO, Mali - A violent attack in the West African nation of Mali on Saturday has left at least one ...

Report: GCC countries to host U.S. troops to counter Iranian threat

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - A newspaper in Saudi Arabia in a report published on Saturday says the kingdom and other ...

Incumbent PM Scott Morrison snatches victory in Australian election

CANBERRA, Australia - In Australia, the Liberal-National Party Coalition has been re-elected in a shock result in which Labor lost ...

Report says Israeli PM pushing Trump to attack Iran

JERUSASLEM - Behind the continual hostility towards Iran by the United States, and the recent flare-up in tensions is lsrael, ...

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