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Hong Kong in crisis, economy in worst state since GFC

HONG KONG - Government data released on Friday shows Hong Kong is now officially in recession.For the first time in ...

Cleveland Browns, Pittsburgh Steelers hit with heavy fines

NEW YORK, New York - The NFL has moved swiftly to crack down on players and clubs involved in the ...

Five victims and gunman shot at school near Los Anegles, 2 dead

SANTA CLARITA, California - Two school kids, one aged 14 and the other sixteen, are dead after a mass shooting ...

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 ...

Why South Sudan's attempts at peace continue to fail

South Sudan's five-year conflict has killed nearly 400,000 people, created more than 4 million refugees and displaced 1.8 million inside ...

African multinationals bring home much more than profits

Often when companies take their operations abroad, a practice referred to as internationalisation, the main intention of the owners or ...

What's driving Africa's population growth. And what can change it

Population growth rates continue to pose lingering challenges to development efforts on the continent. The population of Africa is expected ...

Storm Adds To Misery At Migrant Camp Deemed ?Dangerous,? ?Inhumane?

A storm in Bosnia-Herzegovina has blasted through the improvised Vucjak camp for migrants trying to reach Western Europe, sending tents ...

Ulster edge Bath in Champions Cup opener as Clermont cruise

Paris - Former champions Ulster got off to a winning start in the Champions Cup with a 17-16 win at ...

Euro 2020 takes shape as Netherlands, Germany and Croatia qualify

Paris - The Netherlands, Germany and World Cup finalists Croatia expanded a list of big hitters to qualify for Euro ...

'Hunger' drives India to feast at top of Test table

Indore - Virat Kohli's India were hailed as a team driven by "hunger" after stretching their lead in the new ...

O'Shea resigns as Italy rugby coach

Milan - Conor O'Shea has resigned from his role as Italy head coach with immediate effect, the Italian rugby federation ...

Protests Grip Major Iran Cities Over Gas Prices; 1 Killed

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - Protesters angered by Iran raising government-set gasoline prices by 50% blocked traffic in major cities ...

Prince Andrew Disputes Accusations of Epstein Accuser

NEW YORK - Prince Andrew offered a detailed rebuttal Saturday to claims he had sex with a woman who says ...

Chris Green signs longest deal with Sydney Thunder in BBL history

Sydney [Australia], Nov 17 (ANI): Spinner Chris Green on Sunday signed the longest deal in the history of Big Bash ...

Czech Republic's Tomas Berdych announces retirement from tennis

London [UK], Nov 17 (ANI): Czech Republic's Tomas Berdych on Sunday announced his retirement from tennis. The former world number ...

Egypt to host next round of talks on Renaissance Dam

Cairo [Egypt], Nov 17 (ANI): Egyptian Ministry of Water Resources announced on Sunday that Cairo will host the next round ...

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Guterres appeals to Bolivians to refrain from violence

UN Secretary-General Antnio Guterres is sending a personal envoy to Bolivia in the wake of the departure of former president, ...

Hong Kong in crisis, economy in worst state since GFC

HONG KONG - Government data released on Friday shows Hong Kong is now officially in recession.For the first time in ...

Cleveland Browns, Pittsburgh Steelers hit with heavy fines

NEW YORK, New York - The NFL has moved swiftly to crack down on players and clubs involved in the ...

Five victims and gunman shot at school near Los Anegles, 2 dead

SANTA CLARITA, California - Two school kids, one aged 14 and the other sixteen, are dead after a mass shooting ...

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 ...

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