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Rory McIlroy to join Tiger Woods in giving Saudi Arabia a miss

BELFAST, Northern Ireland - Rory McIlroy is the latest top golfer to give Saudi Arabia a wide berth, despite being ...

FBI investigation into Trump campaign was intrusive, says Barr

WASHINGTON, DC - The FBI had little evidence to launch the investigation into the Trump presidential campaign, according to U.S. ...

Mounting alarm over treatment of protesters in Iran

GENEVA, Switzerland - In the wake of recent protests in Iran, the top United Nations human rights official expressed alarm ...

Scores perish in factory blaze in Indian capital

DELHI, India - Dozens of people have died in a fire in a large factory in Delhi.Fire engines streamed through ...

UK and U.S. officials charge two Russian nationals after hacking spree

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Department of Justice last week joined with the U.S. Department of State and the United ...

A Critique of Ferguson and Maxwell

I have already written a short critique of the majority ruling, and here I wish to expand some of its ...

Baloch, Sindhis hold anti-Pakistan protests to mark Human Rights Day

London [UK] / Busan [South Korea], Dec 10 (ANI): A large number of Baloch and Sindhis, who are living in ...

Join our TikTok challenge to show the world why #EveryoneCounts

The Global Refugee Forum is a gathering like no other. Held for the first time on December 16-18, 2019, in ...

Losses stemming from corruption at Petrobras said to be underrated

Petrobras CEO Roberto Castello Branco said the estimated financial losses stemming from corruption at the state-controlled oi giant have been ...

Testing Tashkent's reforms: Can Uzbekistan attract FDI

Reforms in Uzbekistan have made many headlines in the past three years. From liberalizing the currency to making Uzbekistan a ...

DOST conductsSFTP Caravan in Ifugao

LAMUT, Ifugao, Dec. 10(PIA)- - The Department of Science and Technology-Cordillera Administrative Region (DOST-CAR) conducted a Science for the People ...

India reduced emission intensity of GDP by 21 pc: Prakash Javadekar

Madrid [Spain], Dec 10 (ANI): India has reduced the emissions intensity of its GDP (emissions per unit of GDP) by ...

Greenland has lost 3.8 trillion tonnes of ice since 1992

Greenland has lost 3.8 trillion tonnes of ice since 1992, according to our latest research. It can be hard to ...

What can drones do to protect civilians in armed conflict?

Drones are usually in the news for bad reasons, like controversial killings of suspected terrorists in the Middle East, bombings ...

Arms control on Agenda as Lavrov meets Pompeo in Washington

Washington [US], Dec 10 (ANI) - A meeting between Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and US Secretary of State Mike ...

Bosnia Begins Moving Migrants From Makeshift Vucjak Camp

Bosnian authorities have begun moving migrants from a makeshift tent camp near the country's northwestern border with EU member Croatia, ...

Look What's Bubbling Up From Russia's Melting Permafrost

Lions and diggers and The Bear, oh my!The evolutionary hits just keep coming as climate change and other factors unearth ...

Springbok Women's Sevens side inspired by Kolisi

Cape Town -The Springbok Women's Sevens squad are grateful and honoured to be part of the World Rugby Women's Sevens ...

Viviani's Cofidis given WorldTour status

Paris - Sprinter Elia Viviani's Cofidis have been granted WorldTour status from next season, the team and the world cycling ...

Blow for Blitzboks as Dayimani ruled out of Cape Town Sevens

Cape Town - Hacjivah Dayimani has been withdrawn from the Springbok Sevens squad for this weekend's Cape Town Sevens at ...

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FBI investigation into Trump campaign was intrusive, says Barr

WASHINGTON, DC - The FBI had little evidence to launch the investigation into the Trump presidential campaign, according to U.S. ...

5.9 magnitude earthquake strikes Japan's Izu Islands

Tokyo [Japan], Dec 10 (ANI): An earthquake measuring 5.9 on the Richter scale struck Izu Islands in Japan on Tuesday, ...

Pelosi Announces Support for New North American Trade Deal

U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi endorsed a modified North American trade pact Tuesday, declaring it is a significant improvement over ...

Arms control on Agenda as Lavrov meets Pompeo in Washington

Washington [US], Dec 10 (ANI) - A meeting between Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and US Secretary of State Mike ...

Bosnia Begins Moving Migrants From Makeshift Vucjak Camp

Bosnian authorities have begun moving migrants from a makeshift tent camp near the country's northwestern border with EU member Croatia, ...

In Photographs: Yury Luzhkov, The Man Who Rebuilt Moscow

As mayor of Moscow for 18 years (1992-2010), Yury Luzhkov oversaw the Russian capital's transformation from a drab Soviet city ...

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