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India's Ola on expansion drive, heads to New Zealand

BANGALORE, India - The SoftBank Group Corp.-backed Indian cab aggregator, Ola, which made its first international launch in Australia earlier ...

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 ...

Status Orange warning issued in 13 counties

DUBLIN, Ireland - The Met Eireann has warned that the first storm of the season, Storm Ali is expected to ...

Azerbaijan-Georgia border dispute a political, and literal, minefield

An hour's drive from Tbilisi lies a minefield, the largest remaining in Georgia. For more than 25 years, this part ...

Lawmaker: US Senate, Staff Targeted by State-Backed Hackers

Foreign government hackers continue to target the personal email accounts of U.S. senators and their aides - and the Senate's ...

Widow of Poisoned Spy: UK Has Upped Response to Would-be Assassins

The widow of an ex-KGB agent who was poisoned by a radioactive isotope in 2006 says Britain's swift medical and ...

Who started the Cold War: U.S. and Russian historians clash

The question about whether the Americans or Soviets ignited the Cold War has been debated since the conflict began, and ...

Zambia Fires Minister Over Graft Scandal

LUSAKA - Zambia sacked its development minister on Wednesday a day after Britain suspended aid payments to the country over ...

Report: South Sudan troops raped, killed while peace pursued

With "staggering brutality," South Sudan government soldiers and allied militia targeted civilians by raping them, burning them alive, running them ...

Ex-Malaysian PM Arrested Again Over Investment Scandal

Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has been arrested a third time in connection with the scandal-plagued 1MDB state investment ...

South Sudan Troops Raped, Killed While Peace Pursued

With 'staggering brutality,' South Sudan government soldiers and allied militia targeted civilians by raping them, burning them alive, running them ...

Dissonant Notes as EU Leaders Try to Harmonize in Mozart's Hometown

SALZBURG, AUSTRIA - Another European Union leaders' summit and more big decisions to make - on Brexit, migration and the ...

ESwatini, Africa's last absolute monarchy

The tiny country of eSwatini, until recently known as Swaziland, is ruled by a playboy king with many wives and ...

Proposed Inter-Korean Projects Could Violate UN, US Sanctions

WASHINGTON - As South Korean President Moon Jae-in meets with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un for their third summit, ...

Second Brexit vote campaign faces race against time

Calls for a second referendum on Brexit are mounting as Britain approaches the last six months before leaving the EU ...

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Trump defiant on tariffs as China strikes back China will levy tariffs on about $60bn worth of US goods in ...

Sex with Trump 'least impressive' she's ever had - Stormy Daniels

Stormy Daniels, the porn star who claims to have slept with Donald Trump over a decade ago, says in her ...

Britain freezes aid to Zambia over graft fears

Britain has suspended aid payments to Zambia over concerns of alleged fraud and corruption by the government of President Edgar ...

Berlin Hospital Says 'Highly Plausible' Russian Activist Was Poisoned

German doctors treating Pyotr Verzilov have said that the anti-Kremlin activist was probably poisoned, and a Moscow newspaper reports a ...

British cave diver sues Elon Musk over 'pedo' comments

Washington - A British cave diver who helped in the dramatic rescue of 12 boys trapped in Thailand earlier this ...

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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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