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Australian High Court to hear appeal by George Pell

MELBOURNE, Victoria, Australia - The Australian High Court will hear an appeal of a decision in August by the Court ...

Scientists use cytotoxic T-cells analysis to check life longevity

Washington D.C. [USA], Nov 15 (ANI): Scientists seem to have cracked the secret of longevity of supercentenarians -those over the ...

North Korea calls Biden 'rabid dog' that 'must be beaten to death'

North Korea has launched a visceral diatribe against US Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden, calling the former vice-president a "rabid ...

'Unpredictability' is NATO's Greatest Challenge Stoltenberg Says

VOA Serbian service's Jela de Franceschi spoke with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg about the shifting global alliances in the ...

6 Boks in Barbarians starting XV to face Fiji

Cape Town - There are six Springboks in the Barbarians starting XV for Saturday's match against Fiji at Twickenham.World Cup ...

England's Anderson could be back for SA tour

London - England pace bowler James Anderson has revealed he is "progressing nicely" as he steps up his return from ...

Hong Kong Protesters Issue Demands, Begin Leaving a University

HONG KONG - Protesters who had barricaded themselves in a Hong Kong university this week began to leave Friday after ...

Australia's Qantas Tests 19 ½-hour London-Sydney Flight

PERTH, AUSTRALIA - Australia's national carrier Qantas Friday successfully completed a 19½-hour, nonstop flight from London to Sydney, which was ...

Conditions built into Frydenberg's okay for Chinese baby formula takeover

The proposed acquisition of infant formula producer Bellamy's Australia Ltd by China Mengniu Dairy Company Limited has been given approval ...

UPL to acquire Yoloo Biotech in all-cash deal for $13.3 million

Maharashtra (Maharashtra) [India], Nov 15 (ANI): Agrochemicals manufacturer UPL said on Friday it has entered into definitive agreements to acquire ...

Struggling Blazers pick up Carmelo Anthony - report

Los Angeles - Carmelo Anthony, who hasn't played in over a year since being dumped by the Houston Rockets, has ...

Becker defends Zverev over Davis Cup snub

London - Boris Becker has defended Alexander Zverev's decision to skip the Davis Cup to play a series of exhibition ...

4th Quarter NSED held at Eastern Samar State U

BORONGAN CITY, Nov. 15 (PIA)--To boost disaster awareness in the Province of Eastern Samar, the Eastern Samar State University (ESSU) ...

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 ...

Sri Lanka election: will the country see a return to strongman politics?

Sri Lanka's presidential election on Saturday comes at a critical time for the country. The government has been in turmoil ...

Cricketers' mental health thrown into the spotlight

Sydney - Mental wellbeing as much as physical health is emerging as a key challenge for modern-day cricketers - with ...

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 ...

Equity indices in the green, banking stocks perform well

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Nov 15 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices were in the comfortable zone during early hours on Friday led ...

Sydney Sixers sign Steve Smith for upcoming BBL

Sydney [Australia], Nov 15 (ANI): Sydney Sixers on Friday announced the signing of Australian batsman Steve Smith for the upcoming ...

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 ...

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Broad advance in stocks recorded in Asia

SYDNEY, Australia - Stock markets across Asia rose on Friday.The Nikkei 225 jumped 170.61 points or 0.74% to 23,312.16.The Australian ...

Lower energy prices keeping lid on inflation, says Powell

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Federal Reserve remains upbeat about the American economy citing favorable consumer confidence, a strong jobs ...

Little action on Wall Street as investors move to sidelines

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were treading water on Thursday, with investors and traders unwilling to commit to ...

Countries in Central and West Asia re-commit to CAREC 2030

TASHKENT, Uzbekistan - Ministers and senior government officials from 11 countries in Central and West Asia gathered in the Uzbek ...

Asian markets mixed as greenback slides

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks were mixed in Asia on Thursday.In Japan the Nikkei 225 fell 178.32 points or 0.76% to ...

ADB to fund Philippine government's decentralisation initiative

MANILA, Philippines - The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $300 million policy-based loan to support the Philippines' efforts ...

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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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