Thu, 20 Sep 2018

Irish firm Freshly Chopped set to open ten new stores

DUBLIN, Ireland - As part of its latest expansion drive, the Irish food company Freshly Chopped has announced plans to ...

India's space organization launches two U.K. satellites

BANGALORE, India - In a deal worth Rs 200 crore, the commercial arm of the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) ...

Waitrose set to remove all plastic bags by March 2019

LONDON, U.K. - Setting itself the deadline of March 2019, supermarket giant Waitrose has announced its plans to do away ...

Report: Tesco planning a raft of store closures in the U.K.

MANCHESTER, U.K. - In a bid to cut costs and boost its profit margins, supermarket chain Tesco is said to ...

WhatsApp's dominance set to be challenged by Samsung, Google

SEOUL, South Korea - The dominance of Facebook-owned messaging service, WhatsApp, which is currently the world’s most popular chat app ...

Deutsche Bank confirms assets move from London to Frankfurt

LONDON, U.K. - In the aftermath of Britain's planned exit from the European Union - which will take place next ...

Irish designer Orla Kiely decides to stores, online firm

KILDARE, Ireland - After first launching business operations in the early 1990's, when one of Ireland's best known designers, Orla ...

Mexico Commemorates Victims of Deadly Quakes

MEXICO CITY - Mexico on Wednesday commemorated victims of two deadly September 19 earthquakes, one in 1985 that left at ...

Thelo: WP will move, but KEEP Newlands

Cape Town - Both the Stormers and Western Province could be playing their rugby at Cape Town Stadium by the ...

Iran Welcomes Russia-Turkey Agreement on Syria's Idlib

Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi says Tehran welcomes the Idlib agreement between Turkey and Russia reached in a meeting ...

Crash of Passenger Bus, Fuel Tanker Leaves 21 People Dead

A passenger bus crashed in Iran's central province of Isfahan, killing 21 people and injuring more than 20 others. The ...

In Hong Kong, Disposable Fashion Gets a Recycled Makeover

HONG KONG - In Hong Kong, more than 340 tons of textile waste is dumped each day into the city's ...

German Spymaster Ousted Over Anti-Migrant Violence

The head of Germany's domestic intelligence agency has been transferred from his job just weeks after he made remarks that ...

ANC in Cape Town takes 'dim view' of soon-to-be mayor Dan Plato

The ANC in the City of Cape Town has taken "a dim view" of the DA's decision to have Dan ...

Syria's Idlib Spared Attack, Turkey to Send in More Troops

ANKARA/AMMAN - Turkey will send more troops into Syria's Idlib province after striking a deal with Russia that has averted ...

City of Johannesburg official suspended over racist remarks

An official from the City of Johannesburg has been suspended over racist remarks made to an insourced security guard. This ...

Plato to be Cape Town mayor for a second time

Dan Plato will be the holder of Cape Town's mayoral chain for the second time after the DA announced on ...

At Least 21 Killed In Fiery Collision In Central Iran

At least 21 people died and 20 others were injured after a bus and a fuel tanker collided in central ...

Trailer full of bodies causes row in Mexico

Mexican authorities were scrambling to find a parking spot on Monday for a truck carrying more than 100 unidentified bodies ...

Reports: 21 killed in a bus crash on a road in central Iran

At least 21 people died when a bus overturned following a collision with a tanker on a road in central ...

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North Korea's Kim to visit Seoul, shut missile site

North Korea's Kim Jong Un agreed to make a historic visit to Seoul soon and close a missile testing site ...

Can a Russian robot forecast the winner of the Super Bowl

Promobot, a robot created by young developers from the Russian city of Perm, will be the host of sports news ...

Does Russia allow dual citizenship

Formally foreigners are required to pledge to renounce their existing citizenship to apply for a Russian passport. Yet many manage ...

Mourinho asks players to be like Federer ahead of Swiss game

Bern - Jose Mourinho says Manchester United must not be left making excuses when they begin their Champions League campaign ...

North and South Korea to bid for 2032 Olympics

Pyongyang - North and South Korea will bid jointly for the 2032 Olympics , they announced on Wednesday, in an ...

Firmino hands Liverpool flying UCL start over PSG

London - Roberto Firmino came off the bench to strike deep into stoppage time and hand Liverpool a deserved 3-2 ...

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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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