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Grisly deaths for 10 detainees in gang fight in Paraguay penitentiary

ASUNCION, Paraguay - Ten prisoners in a jail in Paraguay have been killed after a riot broke out on Sunday.Half ...

George Clooney Fraudsters Finally Caught in Thailand

PATTAYA, Thailand - Francesco Galdelli and Vanja Goffi had been dubbed as the Italian versions of Bonnie and Clyde.Both are ...

Indian Magician Disappeared After Doing a Houdini Trick in the River

KOLKATA, India– Chanchal Lahiri, a magician from India, disappeared in the Hooghly river after attempting to escape from a chain ...

American and Saudi Arabian militaries conduct exercises in Gulf

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - The U.S. and Saudi Arabia militaries conducted joint drills in the Arabian Gulf on Sunday.The exercises ...

Bombings in Kenya, Somalia and Cameroon leave 20 dead

NAIROBI, Kenya - In a shocking weekend in East and Central Africa three separate attacks have claimed the lives of ...

Yemeni citizen who lived in NYC sentenced after trying to join ISIS

NEW YORK, New York - In federal court in Brooklyn, New York, on Friday, Mohamed Rafik Naji was sentenced to ...

Emotional funerals for casualties of First World War

PAS DE CALAIS, France - Relatives of two British soldiers killed during World War I have attended a moving service ...

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 ...

UN gives ultimatum to Yemen rebels over reports of aid theft

The World Food Programme will start to suspend its operations in parts of the country Houthi rebels control as soon ...

A loan, not a gift: Merging business and aid in Afghanistan

Bost University Hospital is only a half-hour drive from Taliban-controlled territory in Afghanistan's restive Helmand province, but it has something ...

Explainer: tracing the history of Sudan's Janjaweed militia

Former Sudanese president Omar al-Bashir was finally removed from power after six months of peaceful protest earlier in 2019. The ...

South Africa should learn from Brazil about how to tackle 'hidden hunger'

South Africa faces a double burden of hunger and malnutrition, on the one hand, and obesity with associated non-communicable diseases ...

In defence of the wolf: this big bad animal is more prey than predator

Wolves are returning to their former ranges across Europe and North America, resurrecting a centuries' old war with humans over ...

Facebook launches global cryptocurrency called Libra

PanARMENIAN.Net - Facebook has announced a digital currency called Libra that will allow its billions of users to make financial ...

Eoin Morgan registers 4th fastest ton in WC history

Manchester [UK], June 18 (ANI): England ODI skipper Eoin Morgan on Tuesday recorded the fourth fastest century in the history ...

Platini denies wrongdoing in Qatar World Cup case

Paris - Banned ex-UEFA boss Michel Platini, questioned on Tuesday over alleged corruption in the award of the 2022 World ...

'No reason' that Morsi death will affect AFCON

Cairo - Africa Cup of Nations organisers said Tuesday the death of former Islamist president Mohamed Morsi would have no ...

Sudan protesters urge night rallies amid impasse with military

Sudan's protest leaders have called for nighttime demonstrations and marches in the capital, Khartoum, and elsewhere in the country, amid ...

Assam: BSF personnel perform yoga asanas at Brahmaputra river basin

Dhubri (Assam) [India], June 18 (ANI): Ahead of the International Yoga Day, Border Security Force (BSF) personnel performed several yoga ...

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Gulf of Oman attacks: how merchant ships can keep safe in dangerous waters

The latest attacks on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman have once again highlighted the vulnerability of merchant ...

Women's World Cup: the science of what makes a good football game for fans

The 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup has got off to a record breaking start. The US beat Thailand 13-0, claiming ...

SA soccer legend Nomvethe receives honorary doctorate

Cape Town - Bafana Bafana legend Siyabonga Nomvethe has been honoured by the St Paul Bible Institute with a Doctorate ...

Platini arrested over awarding SWC 2022 to Qatar

Paris - Banned ex-UEFA chief Michel Platini was arrested on Tuesday in connection with a criminal investigation into the award ...

ICC Women's Cricket World Cup 2021 dates announced

Christchurch [New Zealand], Jun 18 (ANI): ICC Women's Cricket World Cup 2021 will comprise a total of 31 matches, including ...

Sanchez on right track: coach Reinaldo Rueda

Leeds [UK], June 18 (ANI): Chile player Alexis Sanchez scored a goal against Japan during his side's 4-0 victory against ...

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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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