Mon, 24 Jun 2019

Human rights chief wants detained Venezuelan protesters freed

CARACAS, Venezuela - Speaking at the end of the first-ever official mission to Venezuela by a UN human rights chief, ...

Religious leaders and FBI discuss ways of making churches secure

Seven minutes, 24 seconds.That's how long it took a gunman who opened fire at a Baptist church in rural Sutherland ...

Iranians suffering under sanctions and threat of war

Many are worried about the risk of war between the U.S. and Iran. But the truth is, t ...

Spy satellites reveal extent of glacier loss across the Himalayas

KATHMANDU, Nepal - Glaciers in the Himalayas are shrinking fast at half a metre every year since the year 2000. ...

Apple warns Trump: trade war is counterproductive

CALIFORNIA, United States - Apple warns that Donald Trump's trade war against China can tilt the playing field and give ...

President Trump has second thoughts on attacking Iran

WASHINGTON DC - United States President Donald Trump has abruptly pulled back the decision to carry out military strikes against ...

Indian players reveal daily routine under coach Igor Stimac

New Delhi [India], June 24 (ANI): Ahead of the Intercontinental Cup, the Indian senior national team players have shed light ...

Embassy Group's NRI Perception ranks first in the Industry

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India] June 24 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Embassy Group, India's leading real estate developer, has been ranked first in NRI ...

Finch credits Langer for Australia's ODI resurgence

Melbourne [Australia], June 24 (ANI): Australia, who did not play their best game last year, are playing a brilliant cricket ...

Mickey Arthur confident that Pakistan will qualify to semi-final

New Delhi [India], June 24 (ANI): Pakistan's coach Mickey Arthur is confident that his team will win next three matches ...

Murray mulls over US Open singles return

London - Former world No 1 Andy Murray says he could resurrect his singles career at this year's US Open ...

Kiwi strength and conditioning guru joins Kings

Port Elizabeth - The Southern Kings have been boosted in their pre-season preparations by the arrival of highly experienced Kiwi ...

Paramount Bed's latest nursing facility displayed at ISPRM 2019

Kobe [Japan], June 24 (ANI): The new rehabilitation devices of Paramount Bed, a pioneer of medical beds, was displayed during ...

Bruno Mars, Beyonce and Cardi B among winners at BET Awards

Washington D.C. [USA], June 24 (ANI): The much-awaited BET Awards hosted by Regina Hall at the Microsoft Theater in Los ...

Aadhaar and Other Laws (Amendment) Bill introduced in LS

New Delhi (India), June 24 (ANI): Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad introduced the Aadhaar and Other Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2019 ...

Forever 21 enters Northeastern retail market on chic note

Guwahati (Assam) [India] June 24 (ANI/NewsVoir): Forever 21, India's most loved, international fast fashion brand from Los Angeles, California, part ...

All hail the 'new queen' - Australia heaps praise on No 1 Barty

Sydney - Australia hailed "humble and inspirational" Ashley Barty as the new queen of tennis on Monday after she joined ...

Thompson completes sprint double at Jamaican championships

Kingston - Elaine Thompson won the 200m in a world leading 22.00 on Sunday to complete a sprint double at ...

Iran diplomat calls talks with UK minister 'repetitive'

A top Iranian diplomat expressed disappointment on Sunday after meeting a minister from Britain's Foreign Office amid escalating regional tensions, ...

SA needs 60 000 more cops to meet UN standard - Cele

South Africa is 60 000 police officials away from achieving United Nations standards, according to Minister of Police Bheki Cele.The ...

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Murray mulls over US Open singles return

London - Former world No 1 Andy Murray says he could resurrect his singles career at this year's US Open ...

Pitso explains reason for lack of finishers in SA

Cape Town - Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane believes the reason South Africa lack quality finishers is because of the ...

Iran diplomat calls talks with UK minister 'repetitive'

A top Iranian diplomat expressed disappointment on Sunday after meeting a minister from Britain's Foreign Office amid escalating regional tensions, ...

Boris Becker auctions trophies to pay off debts

London - Trophies and personal souvenirs belonging to German tennis star Boris Becker will be auctioned online from Monday by ...

Reavie hangs on to end PGA title drought at Travelers

New York - Chez Reavie ended a near-11-year title drought Sunday, firing a one-under 69 for a four-shot victory in ...

Mahrez strikes as Algeria make light work of Kenya

Cairo - Riyad Mahrez scored as an untroubled Algeria cruised to a 2-0 victory over Africa Cup of Nations underdogs ...

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