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IMF: Hard Brexit will come at a cost to UK economically

WASHINGTON DC - The International Monetary Fund believes the biggest risk to the UK economy in the near term is ...

Beijing to dump 'Made in China 2025' policy

BEIJING, China - China is now preparing to replace the Made in China 2025 policy with a campaign designed to ...

China declares victory of graft within ruling Communist Party

BEIJING, China - A shockingly high number of government and state officials in China have been handed stern punishments this ...

Clashes break out in north India, terrorists and civilians killed

JAMMU AND KASHMIR, India - Three terrorists and a soldier were killed in an encounter with security forces in India's ...

Strasbourg Christmas market attacker killed after manhunt

STRASBOURG, France - The wide-spread and intense manhunt for the gunman who killed three people and left several others injured ...

U.S. Senate hands Trump a double defeat on Saudi Arabia

WASHINGTON, U.S. - The U.S. Senate handed the country's President Donald Trump a double defeat, after voting to not only ...

Man from Malaysia faces drug importation charges in Perth

PERTH, Western Australia - A 40-year-old Malaysian man appeared in the Perth Magistrates Court on Friday charged over the alleged ...

Australian police seize half-tonne of meth, arrest two teens

PARRAMATTA, Western Sydney, NSW, Australia - A 17-year-old boy appeared in Parramatta Children’s Court on Friday on charges relating to ...

Cohen handed three year prison sentence in Mueller probe

WASHINGTON, U.S. - A Manhattan Federal Court judge sentenced the U.S. President Donald Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen to three ...

Warehouse with voting machines in Congo destroyed in blaze

KINSHASA, Congo - A massive blaze engulfed a warehouse in Congo on Thursday, destroyed a large number of machines and ...

Nine killed, dozens injured in Turkey train crash

ANKARA, Turkey - A tragic high-speed train crash near the Turkish capital of Ankara left at least nine people dead ...

Israeli PM says human rights and free press need balancing

TEL AVIV, Israel - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has thrown his support behind Saudi Arabia over the Jamal Khashoggi ...

2 trains collide in Ankara and pedestrian overpass collapses

ANKARA, Turkey - Prosecutors have launched an investigation into the cause of the collision between two locomotives on  Thursday which ...

Mass shooting at Brazilian cathedral leaves four dead

CAMPINOS, Brazil - A gunman opened fire in the Metropolitan Cathedral of Campinas, Brazil at the end of mass on ...

Analysts: Uighur Jihadis in Syria Could Pose Threat

WASHINGTON - Analysts are warning that the jihadi group Turkistan Islamic Party (TIP) in northwestern Syria could pose a danger ...

Analysts: Uighur Jihadi Group in Syria Could Pose Threat

WASHINGTON - Analysts are warning that the jihadi group Turkistan Islamic Party (TIP) in northwestern Syria could pose a danger ...

Hockey WC: Akashdeep Singh may face match suspension

New Delhi [India], Dec 16 (ANI): Striker Akashdeep Singh might face two-match suspension for allegedly breaching the code of conduct ...

Operating guidelines for Paris Agreement adopted at COP24

Katowice [Poland], Dec 16 (ANI): All governments adopted the Paris Agreement Work Programme, or the operating guidelines for the Paris ...

Governments Agree on Rules for Implementing Climate Accord

KATOWICE, POLAND - After two weeks of bruising negotiations, officials from almost 200 countries agreed Saturday on universal, transparent rules ...

Hockey WC: Belgium make maiden entry into the final

Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], Dec 16 (ANI): Olympic silver medallists Belgium cruised into the Hockey World Cup final for the first ...

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Spanish Prosecutors File Tax Evasion Charges Against Shakira

MADRID - Spanish prosecutors are charging pop music star Shakira with tax evasion, alleging she failed to pay more than ...

Sixth Yellow Vest Protester Dies in Road Accident in France

PARIS - A sixth 'yellow vest' protester has been killed in France after being hit by a truck at a ...

Displaced Georgians keep memories alive with soccer in exile

Goridze Chikhradze spent the summers of his youth in Gagra, on Abkhazia's Black Sea coast. He remembers it as "a ...

Spalletti Prepared For 'Most Important Game' of Inter Reign

Inter Milan coach Luciano Spalletti believes Tuesday's Champions League match against PSV Eindhoven at the San Siro is the Italians' ...

Decision in March on 48-Team 2022 World Cup, Says Infantino

"We're talking to Qatar about the possibility of holding some matches in nearby countries." ...

Raheem Sterling Has Endured Abuse For Years, Claims Gary Neville

Sterling was subjected to reported racist abuse from Chelsea fans during City's 2-0 defeat at Stamford Bridge. ...

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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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