Mon, 21 Oct 2019

Jonesy and Amanda named best Australian on-air team

BRISBANE, Australia - Successful WSFM breakfast hosts Jonesy and Amanda (Brendan Jones and Amanda Keller), have been crowned Best On-Air ...

Rejuvenation of century-old De Angelis Carousel in Buffalo starts

BUFFALO, New York - New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on Friday announced the Erie Canal Harbor Development Corporation has begun ...

Chinese man who tried to send U.S. military technology to China jailed

WASHINGTON, DC - A Chinese national has been sent to prison for conspiring to export military and space-grade technology to ...

Dow Jones drops 256 points Friday, dollar shatters

NEW YORK, New York - With the Trump administration in disarray and a growing concern globally that the country's chief ...

Economic growth in China slows to three-decades low

BEIJING, China - The U.S.-China trade war cotnues to batter the Chinese economy, with third quarter GDP slowing to its ...

Stock markets in Asia mixed on Friday, pound flirts with 1.2900

SYDNEY, Australia - Japan's stock markets made headway on Friday, but the rest of the region languished.The British pound was ...

Trump administration to lose another top official

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry is to quit the Trump administration.Perry, according to U.S. President Donald Trump ...

U.S. stocks advance on Brexit breakthrough

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. markets welcomed a breakthrough in the ongoing Brexit saga with UK Prime Minister Boris ...

Indonesia's Popular President Sworn in for 2nd Term

JAKARTA - Indonesian President Joko Widodo, who rose from poverty and pledged to champion democracy, fight entrenched corruption and modernize ...

Three dead in Chile protest violence

Three people died in a fire in a supermarket being ransacked in the Chilean capital early Sunday, as protests sparked ...

What Busisiwe Mkhwebane's 3 years in office looks like

As she marked three years in office this week, Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has vowed to continue doing her work ...

All-India bank strike on Oct 22 against merger of PSBs

New Delhi [India], Oct 20 (ANI): All India Bank Employees Association (AIBEA) and Bank Employees Federation of India (BEFI) have ...

Afghan Presidential Election Results Announcement Delayed

Preliminary results from Afghanistan's September 28 presidential election --- expected to be reported on October 19 - have been delayed, ...

Zimbabwe's Fuel-Blending Policy Does More Harm Than Good, Drivers Say

Economy Zimbabwe's Fuel-Blending Policy Does More Harm Than Good, Drivers Say view team In response to Zimbabwe's fuel shortage, fuel ...

Bipartisan Shrug as US Budget Deficit Nears $1 Trillion

WASHINGTON - Washington is drowning in red ink again, yet the mounting fiscal problem is prompting collective yawns from the ...

North Macedonia PM Calls For Snap Elections

North Macedonia Prime Minister Zoran Zaev has called for early elections after the European Union failed to open membership talks ...

OPINION: Boris Johnson's Brexit deal is nothing to celebrate

The deal that UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has just negotiated with the European Union isn't the worst conceivable outcome ...

UNHCR chief applauds Zambia's openness to refugees

UN High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi called for additional humanitarian and development support for Zambia, where he witnessed first ...

PMC Bank scam: Depositors stage protest in Mumbai

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Oct 19 (ANI): Scores of depositors of the scam-hit Punjab and Maharashtra Cooperative (PMC) Bank staged a ...

Interview: ?I?m Disappointed in Their Silence?

Sam Brownback is a lawyer, former United States Senator and former governor of the state of Kansas who has served ...

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Shelling and clashes in northern Syria continue despite ceasefire

NORTHEASTERN SYRIA - Shelling and clashes in northern Syria on the border with Turkey continue to cause hundreds of people ...

Deaths mount in north Syria in midst of confusion over ceasefire

NORTHEAST SYRIA - A total of sixty-four Syrian rebels fighting alongside Turkish forces have been killed in the offensive which ...

Anti-austerity protests in Lebanon enter fourth day

Beirut [Lebanon], Oct 20 (ANI): Thousands of demonstrators gathered in Lebanon's streets as the anti-government protests in the country entered ...

US Defence Secretary arrives in Afghanistan on unannounced stop

Kabul [Afghanistan], Oct 20 (ANI): US Defence Secretary Mark Esper on Sunday arrived in Afghanistan on an unannounced stop in ...

US bombed own airbase in Syria before withdrawing troops

Damascus [Syria], Oct 20 (Sputnik/ANI): The US armed forces demolished their own airbase in Al-Hasakah province in northeast Syria before ...

Aramco: IPO Timing Depends on 'Market Conditions'

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - Saudi Aramco said Sunday the timing of its long-awaited stock market debut "will depend on ...

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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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