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Libyan National Army attacks military store in Tripoli, 9 dead

TRIPOLI, Libya - At least 9 civilians have died in an airstrike on a military storeroom in the Libyan capital, Tripoli.A ...

Sexual abuse and rape of older persons becoming more prevalent

As the world was marking World Elder Abuse Awareness Day on Saturday, the UN independent human rights expert mandated with defending the rights ...

Showdown looming in Persian Gulf

Two oil tankers were attacked on June 13 off the coast of Oman, forcing the crew members of one burning ship to ...

United States comes under fire over Iran accusation

RAS AL KHAIMAH, UAE - U.S. allegations that Iran was behind the attack on two oil tankers in the Gulf ...

WHO considering declaring international emergency over Ebola

KAMPALA, Uganda/GENEVA, Switzerland - Fears are escalating over the potential spread of the deady Ebola virus, after a third case ...

Odisha State Karate Association felicitates medalists

Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], June 16 (ANI): Three gold medalists along with one silver and four bronze medalists were felicitated by ...

CWC'19: A yawning Sarfaraz tickles funny bones on Twitter

New Delhi [India], Jun 16 (ANI): In the ongoing match between India and Pakistan in the ICC Men's Cricket World ...

India vs Pak: Fans seen cheering for India across country

New Delhi [India], June 16 (ANI): Fans were seen cheering up for India across the country, especially for Rohit Sharma, ...

S Korea completes quarantine against African swine fever near DMZ

Seoul [South Korea], Jun 16 (ANI): South Korea's agriculture ministry announced on Sunday that quarantine measures against African swine fever ...

Kyrgios: I stand by my opinions of Nadal, Djokovic

Cape Town - Nick Kyrgios says he has not changed his negative opinions on ATP heavyweights Rafael Nadal and Novak ...

Marquez storms to Catalan MotoGP victory

Montmelo - Spain's Marc Marquez, on a Honda, stretched his lead atop the standings after streaking to victory in Sunday's ...

CWC'19: Kohli becomes the fastest batsmen to reach 11,000 runs

Manchester [UK], Jun 16 (ANI): Indian skipper Virat Kohli on Sunday became the fastest batsman to reach the 11,000 run ...

PCB complaints to ICC over India-Pak CWC'19 advertisement

Manchester [UK], Jun 16 (ANI): Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has filed a complaint with the International Cricket Council (ICC) over ...

Himachal CM looks to develop ice skating rink in Shimla

Shimla (Himachal Pradesh) [India], June 16 (ANI): A high-level delegation led by Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur met ...

Divided by politics, Goa leaders united by cricket

Manchester [UK], Jun 16 (ANI): Back in Goa, politics divide each other. But when it comes to cricket, leaders cutting ...

Africa needs to up its research game to fight non-communicable diseases

Non-communicable diseases are the current leading cause of death worldwide. And the burden is increasingly shifting from developed to developing ...

Look who's keeping Dhawan entertained at India-Pak CWC'19 clash

New Delhi [India], June 16 (ANI): Injured batsman Shikhar Dhawan was seen sharing a burst of laughter with Bollywood actor ...

WC 2019: Memes galore on Twitter as India-Pak lock horns

Manchester [UK], Jun 16 (ANI): As the much-anticipated India-Pakistan World Cup match is underway at Old Trafford, the flurry of ...

Here's what cyber criminals are looking for

There is an increasing number of cyber attacks on supply chains and financial services in Africa, according to Sergey Novikov, ...

Hamilton: I've been 'really, really consistent'

Cape Town - Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton feels that he hit a "sweet spot" in consistency in the latter stages of ...

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China's most profitable bank settles charges with SEC for $42 million

WASHINGTON DC - The World's largest bank by assets, ICBC, which is also China's most profitable bank, has been hit ...

Ireland bolstering trade opportunities with Tokyo, Seoul

SEOUL, South Korea - An Irish delegation wrapped up a trade mission to Japan and South Korea, in Seoul on ...

U.S. president in bid to save Pennsylvania jobs

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday was lobbying Lockheed Martin to keep its Sikorsky helicopter plant in ...

BD chalks up 50th year of manufacturing at Dun Laoghaire

DUBLIN, Ireland - Becton, Dickinson and Company, more commonly known as BD, a leading global medical technology company, marked its 50th anniversary ...

Dollar-buying dominates financial markets on geopolitical concerns

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks fell and the dollar soared on Friday as tensions in the Gulf built up ...

Stryker to invest hundreds of millions of euro in research

CO.CORK, Ireland - Stryker is to invest over €200m in Research, Development and Innovation projects at three of its five Cork ...

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