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Seabed for 7GW wind farms up for grabs in English and Welsh waters

LONDON, UK - The British government is leasing some of the seabed around the UK for the building of new ...

U.S. stock markets in decline, Nasdaq loses 65 points

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks weakened on Friday while the U.S. dollar strengthened.Stocks had dropped earlier when it ...

79,000 farmers in Ireland eligible for government payments

DUBLIN, Ireland - Payments worth 168.5 million euro have begun to be paid out this week under the 2019 Areas ...

Stocks in Asia make gains, pound continues rally

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks were positive but moves were unremarkable on Asian stock exchanges on Friday.Japan's Nikkei 225 added 34.64 ...

Uncertainty of the trade war is slowing global growth, says former Fed

Uncertainty surrounding the U.S.-China trade war is hitting global growth, and that could be driving the slowdown more than the ...

Buyers and sellers sidelined on Wall Street Thursday

NEW YORK, New York - Wall Street saw buyers and sellers sidelined on Thursday, with little movement in shares in ...

San Francisco-based company opens new EMEA headquarters in Dublin

DUBLIN, Ireland - Nitro, a global company specialising in document productivity solutions, has opened a new EMEA headquarters in Dublin.Centrally ...

In Cambodia, It's aBad Year for Dengue Fever

Amir Khasru of the VOA Bangla Service contributed to this report.KRAYEA COMMUNE, KAMPONG THOM PROVINCE, CAMBODIA - The babies are ...

WHO: Tanzania Not Sharing Information on Ebola

DAR ES SALAAM, TANZANIA - Tanzania is refusing to provide detailed information on suspected Ebola cases, the World Health Organization ...

Trump Says Disputed Zelenskiy Phone Call 'Perfectly Fine'

WASHINGTON -- U.S. President Donald Trump has described a July telephone conversation in which he reportedly pressured Ukrainian President Volodymyr ...

Make law to allocate 6 pc of GDP to education: Sisodia

New Delhi [India], Sept 21 (ANI): Delhi Education Minister Manish Sisodia on Saturday lauded a few provisions of the draft ...

Rogue oil trader causes $320m loss at Mitsubishi unit

Mitsubishi said a rogue oil trader at its Singapore unit lost $320m in unauthorized transactions disguised as legitimate hedges for ...

OPINION: Hey, EU, don?t make climate promises you can't keep

Ursula von der Leyen, the new European Commission president, wants to make Europe the first carbon-neutral continent by 2050. She's ...

Trump slams claims he pressured Ukraine to probe Joe Biden's son

US President Donald Trump has denied a whistle-blower's claim of wrongdoing in a call with a foreign leader, amid reports ...

Amit Shah holds meeting on economic slowdown

New Delhi [India], Sept 21 (ANI): Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Saturday held a meeting with the chief ministers ...

#ImStaying celebrates what makes Mzansi home

It's the small things that make SA home - the friendly greeting you get from a cashier, being escorted by ...

US Education Department Criticizes Duke-UNC Middle East Studies

The U.S. Department of Education has notified Duke University and the University of North Carolina that their joint Middle East ...

Kiribati Cuts Diplomatic Ties to Taiwan in Favor of China

STATE DEPARTMENT - The United States said it is deeply disappointed in Kiribati's decision to abandon its diplomatic ties with ...

Jennifer Lopez starrer film 'Hustlers' gets banned in Malaysia

Washington D.C [USA], Sept 21 (ANI): American actor-singer Jennifer Lopez, who is happy to witness a positive response from her ...

Goa Cong chief calls Sitharaman 'clueless' Finance Minister

Panaji (Goa) [India], Sept 21 (ANI): Goa Pradesh Congress Committee (GPCC) president Girish Chodankar has hit out at Nirmala Sitharaman ...

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Somali pirates release man after five years of captivity

MOGADISHU, Somalia - An Iranian hostage has been set free by Somali pirates after being held in captivity for five ...

Betrayal and denial of truth paving way for earthly destruction

The most challenging question of the 21st century is, "How does one realistically remain positive and hopeful for the future ...

Kids take to streets to demand climate action

NEW YORK, New York - Even if you've never heard of Greta Thunberg, the 16-year-old Swedish environmentalist who crossed the ...

Iranian foreign minister accuses Pompeo of telling lies

TEHRAN, Iran - Iran is insisting it had nothing to do with the drone and missile attacks on the Saudi ...

Gardai outraged at 'savage and horrific attack' of QIH executive

CO CAVAN, Ireland - An Garda Sochna conducted a number of searches in the Co Cavan area of Ireland on ...

SEC shuts down fraud which sucked in $125 million from investors

WASHINGTON, DC - The United States Securities and Exchange Commission has filed an emergency action to obtain a temporary restraining ...

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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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