Fri, 15 Nov 2019

Climate change: why Sweden's central bank dumped Australian bonds

What's happening?Suddenly, at the level of central banks, Australia is regarded as an investment risk.On Wednesday Martin Floden, the deputy ...

North Korea Says US Offered to Resume Nuke Talks in December

SEOUL - North Korea on Thursday said the United States has proposed a resumption of stalled nuclear negotiations in December ...

Migrant Arrivals, Family Apprehensions Plummet at US Border

The number of migrant families that U.S. border agents apprehended at the southwest border dropped sharply in October, according to ...

US, Allies Split Over Fate of IS Foreign Fighters

STATE DEPARTMENT - The United States and other members of the coalition to defeat the Islamic State failed to reach ...

3 ways cities can prepare for climate emergencies

Cities are on the front line of climate change. While their footprints cover a mere two per cent of the ...

Your brain on sugar: What the science actually says

We love sweet treats. But too much sugar in our diets can lead to weight gain and obesity, Type 2 ...

How scientists are combating 'superbugs': 4 essential reads

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released a report on Nov. 13 that describes a list of microorganisms that ...

State Department Employee Wrongly Removed from Job

WASHINGTON - A State Department employee working on Iranian policy was improperly removed from her post by officials who took ...

US Vows to Stay in the Lead vs. Islamic State

Updated 2:15 p.m., Nov. 14, 2019STATE DEPARTMENT - The United States is promising not to abandon the fight to eradicate ...

Putin Hopes To Meet Trump At Moscow's Victory Day Celebrations

Russian President Vladimir Putin says he currently has no plans to meet Donald Trump, but that he hoped the U.S. ...

Hong Kong in Partial Shutdown as Clashes, Protests Continue

Police fired tear gas and rubber bullets at black-clad, masked protesters wielding a variety of makeshift weapons across Hong Kong ...

Australia must engage with nuclear research or fall far behind

Much is made of the "next generation" of nuclear reactors in the debate over nuclear power in Australia. They are ...

Vettel hits back at 'immature' Verstappen's 'cheating' claims

Sao Paulo - Sebastian Vettel and his Ferrari team-mate Charles Leclerc defended their team Thursday, dismissing suggestions that the Italian ...

Stand-in president 'brings back Bible' to Bolivian politics

Mounting the steps of the presidential palace as acting head of state, Jeanine Anez raised in both hands an old ...

BRICS Leaders Hit At Protectionism, Warn Against Multilateralism

Leaders of the BRICS grouping of countries -- Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa -- have railed against protectionism ...

Urban unrest propels global wave of protests

Numerous anti-government protests have paralyzed cities across the globe for months, from La Paz, Bolivia, to Santiago, Chile, and Monrovia, ...

Ex-Arsenal star Henry to coach Montreal Impact

Paris - Former Arsenal star Thierry Henry was Thursday appointed coach at MLS franchise Montreal Impact on a two-year contract ...

Two years after coup, Zimbabweans still long for economic change

Two years ago on Thursday, under cover of darkness, members of Zimbabwe's military rolled their tanks into the capital Harare ...

SA can't force refugees on other countries, says Home Affairs dept

South Africa cannot force any country to accept refugees and asylum seekers, Deputy Home Affairs Minister Njabulo Nzuza said in ...

Erdogan Says Turkey Won't Dispose of Russian S-400s

ANKARA - Turkey is willing to purchase U.S.-made Patriot air defense systems but will not agree to disposing of the ...

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Climate change: why Sweden's central bank dumped Australian bonds

What's happening?Suddenly, at the level of central banks, Australia is regarded as an investment risk.On Wednesday Martin Floden, the deputy ...

3 ways cities can prepare for climate emergencies

Cities are on the front line of climate change. While their footprints cover a mere two per cent of the ...

Your brain on sugar: What the science actually says

We love sweet treats. But too much sugar in our diets can lead to weight gain and obesity, Type 2 ...

It's 2019: What's the proper way for politicians to dress?

A debate swirling around the casual attire a Quebec politician has been wearing in the province's legislative assembly is one ...

Ex-Arsenal star Henry to coach Montreal Impact

Paris - Former Arsenal star Thierry Henry was Thursday appointed coach at MLS franchise Montreal Impact on a two-year contract ...

SA can't force refugees on other countries, says Home Affairs dept

South Africa cannot force any country to accept refugees and asylum seekers, Deputy Home Affairs Minister Njabulo Nzuza said in ...

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