Sun, 16 Jun 2019

Showdown looming in Persian Gulf

Two oil tankers were attacked on June 13 off the coast of Oman, forcing the crew members of one burning ship to ...

United States comes under fire over Iran accusation

RAS AL KHAIMAH, UAE - U.S. allegations that Iran was behind the attack on two oil tankers in the Gulf ...

WHO considering declaring international emergency over Ebola

KAMPALA, Uganda/GENEVA, Switzerland - Fears are escalating over the potential spread of the deady Ebola virus, after a third case ...

Two oil tankers in Gulf abandoned by crews after explosions

MUSCAT, Oman - Two large oil tankers have reportedly been hit by explosions in the Sea of Oman.The attacks took ...

Bulk of child labourers being exploited are in Africa and Asia

BRUSSELS, Belgium - The number of children working in agriculture has increased by 10 million since 2012, which is why ...

Sale of military equipment including F-16s to Taiwan under scrutiny

WASHINGTON DC - A pending sale of F-16 fighters, Abrams tanks, anti-armor and anti-aircraft missiles, to Taiwan has drawn rebukes ...

Very relieved, says Faf du Plessis after first win in WC

Cape Town [South Africa], June 16 (ANI): South Africa finally managed to win their first match in the ongoing ICC ...

Miss India 2019 winner is Rajasthan's Suman Rao

Mumbai [Maharashtra], June 16 (ANI): Rajasthan beauty Suman Rao on Saturday was crowned as Femina Miss India 2019. The 22-year-old ...

CWC'19: Key players to watch in India vs Pakistan clash

New Delhi [India], June 16 (ANI): The highly-anticipated match between India and Pakistan is inching closer and exuberant fans from ...

Jyothi Surekha wins two bronze medal at World Archery Championships

Vijayawada (Andhra Pradesh) [India], June 16 (ANI): Vijayawada-based archer Jyothi Surekha Vennam made India proud, winning two bronze medals at ...

Iran might scale back from nuclear deal commitments

Tehran [Iran], Jun 16 (ANI): Iran on Saturday signalled that it might further scale back from its commitments signed under ...

Aaron Finch breaks Ricky Ponting's record

New Delhi [India], June 16 (ANI): Australia skipper Aaron Finch on Saturday did not just play a match-winning knock of ...

CWC'19: South Africa halt winless streak, beat Afghanistan

Cardiff [UK], June 16 (ANI): South Africa managed to register their first win in the ongoing ICC Men's Cricket World ...

100kg WWII American bomb defused in central Berlin

A 100kg US World War II bomb was defused overnight near Berlin's central hub of Alexanderplatz, police said on Saturday.Police ...

New Moldovan Government Vows Stronger Ties With EU

CHISINAU - Stronger ties with the European Union and bringing to justice those who abused power, including a controversial tycoon, ...

Quartararo on pole at Catalan MotoGP

Montmelo - French Yamaha rider Fabio Quartararo edged world champion and hometown favourite Marc Marquez of Honda to grab pole ...

Netherlands see off Cameroon to clinch last 16 berth at World Cup

Valenciennes - Vivianne Miedema became her country's all-time record goal-scorer with a brace as the Netherlands saw off a spirited ...

World champion Rohan Dennis wins Tour de Suisse opener

Lausanne - Bahrain-Merida's Australian rider Rohan Dennis took a razor thin victory on the opening day individual time-trial at the ...

Wheelie bad news as Vinales picks up Catalunya MotoGP grid penalty

Montmelo - Maverick Vinales' decision to carry out a series of extravagant wheelies at the end of qualifying for the ...

'Exuberant celebrations are part of a World Cup'

Paris - United States coach Jill Ellis insists her team's allegedly over-exuberant goal celebrations in their record demolition of hapless ...

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Sexual abuse and rape of older persons becoming more prevalent

As the world was marking World Elder Abuse Awareness Day on Saturday, the UN independent human rights expert mandated with defending the rights ...

Showdown looming in Persian Gulf

Two oil tankers were attacked on June 13 off the coast of Oman, forcing the crew members of one burning ship to ...

United States comes under fire over Iran accusation

RAS AL KHAIMAH, UAE - U.S. allegations that Iran was behind the attack on two oil tankers in the Gulf ...

WHO considering declaring international emergency over Ebola

KAMPALA, Uganda/GENEVA, Switzerland - Fears are escalating over the potential spread of the deady Ebola virus, after a third case ...

Two oil tankers in Gulf abandoned by crews after explosions

MUSCAT, Oman - Two large oil tankers have reportedly been hit by explosions in the Sea of Oman.The attacks took ...

Bulk of child labourers being exploited are in Africa and Asia

BRUSSELS, Belgium - The number of children working in agriculture has increased by 10 million since 2012, which is why ...

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