Thu, 09 Apr 2020

Saudi-Led Coalition Adopts Coronavirus Cease-Fire in Yemen

The Saudi-led coalition that has been fighting Houthi rebels in Yemen for five years declared a two-week cease-fire starting Thursday ...

Russia, Saudi Arabia To Discuss Cutting Oil Output Amid Glut

Representatives of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), Russia, and other oil-producing countries are set to meet to ...

Watchdog Blames Syria For Chemical-Weapons Attacks

The global chemical-weapons watchdog has for the first time directly blamed the Syrian government for three chlorine and sarin nerve-gas ...

NBA legend Jordan wins long-running China trademark dispute

China's Supreme Court has ruled in favour of basketball legend Michael Jordan in a long-running trademark dispute, ending an eight-year ...

Saudi-led Coalition Announces Cease-fire in Yemen War

DUBAI/RIYADH - The Saudi-led coalition fighting Yemen's Iran-aligned Houthis said Wednesday that it was halting military operations nationwide in support ...

Mexico Loses Nearly 350,000 Jobs Battling Coronavirus

Mexico's labor minister said the country has lost 346,748 jobs since mid-March because of its efforts to prevent and control ...

Trump Confirms US Holding Back Funding for WHO

WHITE HOUSE - The United States is "holding back" funding to the World Health Organization, according to U.S. President Donald ...

How TrumpAmassed Power in Battling the Coronavirus Pandemic

WASHINGTON - In a matter of weeks, U.S. President Donald Trump has assumed extraordinary power and influence at a time ...

Trump Optimistic on COVID-19 Recovery

WASHINGTON - Hours after the United States saw the deadliest day in the fight against the coronavirus, U.S. President Donald ...

Equity indices upbeat in early trade, Cipla gains by 14 pc

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], April 9 (ANI): Equities trading firm during early hours on Thursday in line with Asian peers after ...

Santa Clara County official: Thanksgiving restart is optimistic

Don't expect to see the San Jose Sharks or the San Francisco 49ers playing any home games before Thanksgiving. That ...

Trump attacks WHO over criticism of US approach to COVID-19

Washington D.C. [US], April 9 (ANI): US President Donald Trump on Wednesday (local time) stepped up attack on World Health ...

Watchdog Blames Syria For Chemical Weapons Attacks

The global chemical weapons watchdog has for the first time directly blamed the Syrian government for three chlorine and sarin ...

Lebanon Activists Launch Coronavirus Community Support Initiatives

Hoda Kerbage, 39, starts her day by putting on gloves and a face mask, sanitizing her hands, and disinfecting her ...

Fnatic forge 3-way tie atop ESL Pro League's Europe event

Fnatic swept mousesports 2-0 on Wednesday, and Natus Vincere rallied for a win Wednesday to leave the three teams tied ...

Notes from the dormitory: Covid-19 and the Russian soul

Editor's note: John Fraser is the pseudonym for Western student who wishes to remain anonymous, and who has decided to ...

EU Earmarks Billions for Africa, Other Nations, to Fight Coronavirus

PARIS - The European Union announced Wednesday it will earmark about $16 billion for Africa and other low-income regions to ...

No need to politicize COVID-19: UN health agency chief

Responding to criticism levelled on Tuesday at the agency, Tedros Adhenom Ghebreyesus said, emphasizing that "my short message is, please ...

Ethiopian Airlines Loses $550 Million, But Believes It Can Survive

ADDIS ABABA - Africa's biggest airline, Ethiopian Airlines, has lost more than half-a-billion dollars since January because of the coronavirus ...

Afghan Government Frees 100 Taliban Prisoners

ISLAMABAD - The Afghan government freed 100 Taliban prisoners Wednesday, a day after the insurgent group accused Kabul of foot-dragging ...

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How TrumpAmassed Power in Battling the Coronavirus Pandemic

WASHINGTON - In a matter of weeks, U.S. President Donald Trump has assumed extraordinary power and influence at a time ...

Coach Smith: All Senators recovered from COVID-19

All members of the Ottawa Senators organization who tested positive for COVID-19 have recovered fully, coach D.J. Smith told reporters ...

Report: Bulls eye Nuggets GM Karnisovas

The Chicago Bulls' search for a new executive vice president of basketball operations is focusing in on Denver Nuggets general ...

Coronavirus is not the great equalizer - race matters

One of the first stories to use race-based data to talk about the risk that Black communities face because of ...

Cannes Film Festival won't go virtual if all else fails

Washington D.C. [USA], April 8 (ANI): The Cannes film festival director Thierry Fremaux has confirmed that the major event won't ...

War metaphors used for COVID-19 are compelling but also dangerous

As COVID-19 sweeps across the globe, many politicians and news media have adopted war metaphors to describe the challenges we ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

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