Fri, 16 Nov 2018

IMF Executive Board Will Meet in 'Coming Weeks' on Venezuela

WASHINGTON - The International Monetary Fund said Thursday its executive board will meet in the "coming weeks" to discuss the ...

Nuclear Science for Sustainable Agriculture: The IAEA-FAO Partnership

Interview with Maria Helena Semedo, Deputy Director-General for Climate and Natural Resources at the Food and Agriculture Organization of United ...

Women's World T20: Stafanie Taylor maintains Windies' momentum

Dubai [United Arab Emirates], Nov 15 (ANI): Riding on the back of Stafanie Taylor, the West Indies women's team sustained ...

Sigrid Nunez's Novel The Friend Wins US National Book Award

NEW YORK - Sigrid Nunez's "The Friend," a meditative novel about grief, books and, not least, a Great Dane named ...

Injured Holder ruled out of Bangladesh tour

Dubai [United Arab Emirates], Nov 15 (ANI): West Indies skipper Jason Holder has been ruled out of the upcoming tour ...

Studies: Houston Skyscrapers May Have Worsened Hurricane Harvey Rain

Humans helped make recent devastating U.S. hurricanes wetter but in different ways, two new studies find. Hurricane Harvey snagged on ...

DILG-CAR conducts training for    federalism speakers bureau 

BAGUIO CITY, Nov. 14 (PIA) -- The Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) - Cordillera hosted a training for ...

Samoa Pleads For Global Action to Tackle Climate Change

APIA, SAMOA - 'First and worst' is how environmental campaigners describe the impact of climate change on the people of ...

Gone with the waves: Surfing in Kamchatka

Travel Nov 14 2018 Maria Stambler Evgeny Shabelnikov Bali, the Philippines, Hawaii, Portugal - all these places can be easily ...

KPTL receives new orders of Rs 1,322 crores

New Delhi [India], Nov 14 (ANI-BusinessWireIndia): Kalpataru Power Transmission Limited (KPTL), a leading global EPC player in the power and ...

Fuel Shortages the New Normal in Venezuela as Oil Industry Unravels

VALENCIA/CARACAS - With chronic shortages of basic goods afflicting her native Venezuela, Veronica Perez used to drive from supermarket to ...

Bolsonaro Picks Army General as Brazil Defense Minister

BRASILIA - Brazilian President-elect Jair Bolsonaro appointed retired army General Fernando Azevedo e Silva as defense minister on Tuesday, adding ...

Colombia Opens Camp for Venezuela Migrants as Exodus Swells

BOGOTA, COLOMBIA - Colombian authorities moved homeless Venezuelan migrants to a soccer field filled with yellow tents and cots Tuesday, ...

How Russia became the world's second largest arms exporter

In recent years, Russia has held a steady second place in the global arms trade. However, the country has been ...

Essential oil company eyes partnership with Filipino farmers

DAVAO CITY Nov. 12 (PIA)- One of the largest multilevel marketing firms in the United States specializing in the production ...

Cuba to Withdraw Doctors From Brazil After Bolsonaro Snub

HAVANA - Cuba said on Wednesday it would pull thousands of its doctors from Brazil after the South American nation's ...

No more chopping and changing in ODIs - Ravi Shastri

India's preparations for next year's World Cup have begun in earnest with their head coach Ravi Shastri saying there will ...

Sunrisers retain Warner for IPL 2019, Saha released

David Warner will don the orange for Sunrisers Hyderabad again in 2019, two years after he last featured for the ...

Sunrisers retain Warner for 2019, Saha released

7:37 AM ET David Warner will don the orange for Sunrisers Hyderabad again in 2019, two years after he last ...

South Africa lose 9 for 28 as West Indies defend 107

West Indies women 107 for 7 (Knight 32, McLean 28, Ismail 3-12) beat South Africa women 76 (Kapp 26, Taylor ...

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White House gripped with rumors of Trump’s Cabinet shakeup

WASHINGTON, U.S. - In the aftermath of the embarrassment from the Midterm elections earlier this month, the White House has ...

Saudi seeks death penalty for five Khashoggi murder suspects

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - A day after Turkey said that suspects in the murder of Saudi Arabian journalist Jamal Khashoggi ...

Afghanistan policemen killed in overnight Taliban attack

KABUL, Afghanistan - Amid an ongoing and intensified battle against Taliban, officials in Afghanistan have now reported another attack by ...

Human Rights Watch urges Bangladesh to stop repatriation

NEW YORK, New York – The Bangladesh government should follow the recommendations of senior UN refugee and human rights officials ...

Chinese-owned cars, properties seized by Oz federal police

SYDNEY, Australia - The Australian Federal Police, at the request of the Chinese government, have seized a large quantity of ...

Liberman quits cabinets, party leaves government

JERUSALEM – Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman resigned on Wednesday. The resignation, which was largely expected, followed the ceasefire agreed ...

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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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