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UN hailed astronauts as 'three great pioneers'

NEW YORK, New York - As the world remembers Saturday's 50th anniversary of the "giant leap for mankind" made by ...

Smith Advertising a virtual ponzi scheme, says FBI

TAMPA, Florida - In the United States, an elderly man in a wheelchair lost more than $100,000. A woman lost ...

19-year old stole 4 cars in 24 hours in NSW Central West

DUBBO, Central West, NSW, Australia - A 19-year old youth appeared in court in the Central West of New South ...

Major casualties as 2 car bombs explode outside police HQ in Kandahar

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan - At least a dozen people were killed and and around ninety were wounded on Thursday when two ...

Millions of children impacted by severe flooding in Asia

SOUTHEAST ASIA - Heavy rainfall, severe flooding and landslides across Nepal, India and Bangladesh have killed at least 93 children, ...

Peacebuiilding youth need protection, says UN envoy

NEW YORK, New York - After visiting refugee camps in Jordan, UN-backed schools in Gaza, municipalities in Kosovo and Youth ...

Moon mission got huge support from U.S. military

On July 20, 1969, history was made when two Apollo 11 astronauts, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin, became the first ...

FBI seeks public help in identifying domestic terrorists

WASHINGTON, DC - A list of nearly four dozen observable behavioral signs that someone might be planning to commit an ...

Pakistan ordered to review conviction and sentence of suspected spy

THE HAGUE, Netherlands - In a ruling handed down on Wednesday afternoon, the International Court of Justice at The Hague ...

Betting on biometrics to boost child vaccination rates

At a glance: Biometrics and children A large new trial will fingerprint children aged 1 to 5 to track vaccinations ...

Briefing: The outlook for Libya's migrant detention centres

More than two weeks after an airstrike on a migrant detention centre in Libya's capital left at least 53 people ...

FACT CHECK: Trump and Democrats on an Incendiary Week

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump attributed statements to a Democratic congresswoman that she didn't make as he set off an ...

Anime studio fire 'an arson attack', Japan police say

The horrifying fire at a renowned anime firm which killed dozens in Kyoto is being treated as arson and murder, ...

Got R2.2m lying around? Try one of these luxury jet trips

For some of the world's wealthiest, checking off their travel bucket list just got easier.In April, Four Seasons Hotels & ...

Another SA teacher missing in Vietnam

A second South African teacher has been reported missing in Vietnam.The family of Mushfiq Daniels, 28, from Surrey Estate in ...

Players have a lot to prove: Tamim Iqbal ahead of Sri Lanka series

Dubai [UAE], July 20 (ANI): As Bangladesh is gearing up to compete against Sri Lanka for a three-match ODI series, ...

Progress Toward Ending HIV/AIDS Epidemic Is Receding

GENEVA - A report issued on the eve of an international AIDS conference in Mexico finds progress in combating the ...

Indonesia Open: Sindhu defeats Chen Yu Fei, secures final berth

Jakarta [Indonesia], July 20 (ANI): Indian shuttler PV Sindhu defeated Chinese Chen Yu Fei 21-19, 21-10 in a semi-final match ...

Britain Warns Iran Over "Dangerous Path" Following Tanker Seizure

British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt says he is worried that Iran has taken a 'dangerous path' after it seized a ...

Europe considers Brexit extension for next PM

The European Union is preparing to offer the next British Prime Minister a Brexit extension beyond Oct. 31 to provide ...

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UAE leads Middle East in wooing China

ABU DHABI, UAE - Whilst the United States and China are at odds, impacting the economies of both countries, as ...

U.S. dollar in sharp recovery, stocks fall

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks in the U.S. defied the global trend on Friday and lost ground. Markets elsewhere ...

Publishing group announces 135 new tech jobs in Waterford, Ireland

WATERFORD, Ireland - The Agora Companies, the global publishing consortium, are to increase their workforce in Ireland by the creation ...

In Tokyo, Nikkei 225 rises by 420 points

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks soared in Asia on Friday, while the U.S. dollar rebounded from sharp falls in New York.In ...

Education the biggest growth sector in UAE job postings

DUBAI, UAE - The United Arab Emirates has registered an impressive 18 percent growth in online job postings compared to ...

U.S. stock markets close slightly higher, dollar drops sharply

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were slightly higher on Thursday with the main action on foreign exchange markets ...

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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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