Thu, 27 Feb 2020

59% of Venezuelan housholds not in position to buy enough food

CARACAS, Venezuela - Hyperinflation in Venezuela means that roughly one-third ofthe population more than nine million people do not get ...

Pell prosecution pushing the envelope on hiatus

The Crown has been check-mated by the hiatus in the George Pell case. According to the prosecution the complainant was ...

Staging of Tokyo Olympics threatened by coronavirus

A senior International Olympic Committee member said this summer's Tokyo Olympics could be canceled if the coronavirus is not under ...

Iran slow to hold security forces to account over protests

BEIRUT, Lebanon - Iranian authorities have failed to hold security forces accountable for excessive and unlawful use of lethal force ...

More than half virus cases in South Korea linked to religious group

WASHINGTON, DC - The number of coronavirus cases in South Korea skyrocketed to 833 on Monday, a roughly 27-fold increase ...

Turmoil in Malaysia as PM Mahathir resigns

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad resigned on Monday in a shock move after his political allies sought to bring down ...

WHO warns world to prepare for pandemic

GENEVA, Switzerland - The World Health Organization says the coronavirus outbreak does not yet fit the criterion for a pandemic ...

U.S. push to have Assange extradited intensifying

A fearless campaigner for democratic openness, or a criminal trying to avoid justice: WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is a highly ...

U.S. Mideast plan openly violates principles of international law

Nothing is further from a peace effort than the plan that Israel and the Donald Trump administration have concocted for ...

Saudi Arabia suspends entry for Mecca pilgrims over coronavirus

Saudi Arabia on Thursday suspended visas for pilgrims wishing to visit Mecca over coronavirus fears, the foreign ministry said.The government ...

Staying connected to nature makes children happier

Mexico City [Mexico], Feb 27 (ANI): Nature is the best medicine for all human ailments, and a new study suggests ...

UN calls for maximum restraint amid Delhi violence

New York [USA], Feb 27 (ANI): After violence raged parts of North-East Delhi and claimed the lives of 28 people, ...

Women's T20 WC: New Zealand win toss, opt to bowl first against India

Melbourne [Australia], Feb 27 (ANI): New Zealand women won the toss and opted to bowl first against India in the ...

Golfers Molinari, Gagli quarantined over coronavirus fears

Milan - Italian golfers Edoardo Molinari and Lorenzo Gagli have been quarantined in Muscat and forced to pull out of ...

Coronavirus: Do you need a mask? Spoilers, the answer is no.

Medical masks may be flying off the shelves of some local pharmacies because of the latest coronavirus. Here's why you ...

PayU India appoints Country Head and Chief Product Officer

New Delhi [India] Feb 27 (ANI/PRNewswire): PayU, India's leading online payment solutions provider announced two key appointments to further fortify ...

Apollo doctor helped bike racer to get back to racing

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India] Feb 27 (ANI/NewsVoir): Imagine the pain and the shock a biker had to go through with knees ...

Tousart gives Lyon edge against below-par Ronaldo and Juventus

Lyon - Cristiano Ronaldo drew a blank as a Lucas Tousart goal handed Lyon a surprise 1-0 win over Juventus ...

Feeble Proteas: Selection quandary simply worsens

Cape Town - Stuffed out of sight ... for a second time in three home Twenty20 internationals, ensuring a second ...

Table Mountain cableway company is taking on a mountain of waste

There is an ongoing battle to keep Cape Town's iconic Table Mountain clear of rubbish.The Table Mountain Aerial Cableway Company ...

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Google in $10 billion expansion across United States

MOUNTAIN VIEW, California - Google on Wednesday announced it will invest more than $10 billion in offices and data centers ...

Walt Disney's world to be headed by Chapek

BURBANK, California - The Walt Disney Company has appointed Bob Chapek as CEO with immediate effect, replacing Bob Igor who ...

Wife of Kobe Bryant hits helicopter firm with lawsuit

Los Angeles - Kobe Bryant's widow Vanessa filed a lawsuit on Monday against the operators of the helicopter that crashed ...

Board diversity goes beyond recuiting women

Several European countries - including Norway, Germany, Finland, France ...

Third-ranked Koepka tries to find form at Honda Classic

Miami - Four-time major winner Brooks Koepka says he is fit and regaining peak form after a left knee injury ...

Leonard leads Clippers back from deficit to stop Suns

Kawhi Leonard scored 24 points and grabbed 14 rebounds, and the Los Angeles Clippers rallied from an 11-point deficit in ...

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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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