Thu, 24 Jan 2019

US Senate to Vote on Competing Plans to End Shutdown

WASHINGTON The U.S. Senate is preparing for votes Thursday on separate Republican and Democratic proposals to end a partial government ...

Ex-Chinese Diplomat-Turned-Dissident Reportedly Detained in China

An Australian newspaper says a Chinese-Australian writer and dissident has been detained during a visit to his native country. The ...

Part of Niagara Falls freezes to create a stunning view

PanARMENIAN.Net - Photographers are flocking to Niagara Falls after an icy storm system left the region looking like a scene ...

Russia Presses Claim In Cold War Missile-Pact Dispute

Russia has held an elaborate presentation to amplify its claim that a new missile at the center of a dispute ...

5.1 magnitude quake jolts New Zealand

Wellington [New Zealand], Jan 23 (ANI): An earthquake measuring 5.1 on the Richter Scale struck off New Zealand on Wednesday. ...

India ranks at 54th position among most innovative countries

New Delhi, Jan 23 (ANI): India figures at 54th position among the world's most innovative countries, according to Bloomberg 2019 ...

U.S. House Votes Overwhelmingly To Prohibit Exit From NATO

The U.S. House of Representatives has overwhelmingly passed a bill affirming congressional support for NATO, amid renewed concerns over President ...

U.S. Envoy Meets In Qatar With Afghan Taliban Representatives

Washington has confirmed that its envoy on Afghanistan has been meeting in Qatar this week with Taliban representatives as part ...

Serena dumped out of Australian Open after sensational collapse

Melbourne - Serena Williams's bid to equal Margaret Court's record 24 Grand Slam titles was brought to a shuddering halt ...

U.S. Soldier Killed By 'Enemy Fire' In Afghanistan

The U.S. military says one of its service members was killed by 'enemy small-arms fire' in Afghanistan on January 22. ...

U.S. Says Mideast Conference In Warsaw Not Aimed At Demonizing Iran

An international conference on the Middle East in Warsaw next month is aimed at promoting stability in the region, not ...

Trump, Democrats Stand Firm on Opposite Sides of Border Wall

WASHINGTON While President Donald Trump resolutely demanded wall construction along the U.S.-Mexico border, Democratic lawmakers rejected a White House proposal ...

U.S. Soldier Killed By Enemy Fire In Afghanistan

The U.S. military says one of its service members was killed by 'enemy small-arms fire' in Afghanistan on January 22. ...

US Supreme Court Declines Action on DACA

The U.S. Supreme Court took no action Tuesday on a program that shields from deportation hundreds of thousands of young ...

Death Toll in Mexico Pipeline Fire Rises to 93

MEXICO CITY The death toll in a massive fire at an illegally tapped pipeline in Mexico rose to 93 on ...

US: Upcoming Mideast Conference Not Aimed at Demonizing Iran

UNITED NATIONS The United States said Tuesday an international conference next month to promote peace and stability in the Middle ...

Russian Lawyer: Suspected US Spy Had Classified Material on Him

MOSCOW The lawyer for an American man being held in Moscow on suspicion of spying said on Tuesday that his ...

Lawyers: Immigrant Kids' Detention Is Prolonged, Unexplained

ALEXANDRIA, VA. Immigrant advocates said Tuesday they are suing the U.S. government, claiming it is detaining immigrant children too long ...

Catholic school students 'may bring people together': Trump

Washington D.C. [USA], Jan 23 (ANI): United States President Donald Trump on Tuesday defended the group of American teens from ...

Erdogan Visits Moscow with Looming Turkish Military Op in Syria

ISTANBUL Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will meet his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin in Moscow on Wednesday. The visit comes ...

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Ex-Chinese Diplomat-Turned-Dissident Reportedly Detained in China

An Australian newspaper says a Chinese-Australian writer and dissident has been detained during a visit to his native country. The ...

Serena dumped out of Australian Open after sensational collapse

Melbourne - Serena Williams's bid to equal Margaret Court's record 24 Grand Slam titles was brought to a shuddering halt ...

Russian Lawyer: Suspected US Spy Had Classified Material on Him

MOSCOW The lawyer for an American man being held in Moscow on suspicion of spying said on Tuesday that his ...

Huawei calls for quick resolution to Meng Wanzhou extradition case

Davos [Switzerland], Jan 22 (ANI): Chinese tech giant Huawei on Tuesday called for a quick resolution to the case involving ...

Russian Pop Star Cancels U.S. Tour After Failed Deal With Mueller

Russian pop star Emin Agalarov has canceled a planned U.S. tour after a breakdown in talks with Special Counsel Robert ...

Snow go: Canadian winter festival cancelled because of snow

Oh, snow! A traditional winter festival in the Canadian city of Montreal was cancelled on Sunday - because of a ...

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