Tue, 13 Nov 2018

Guests arrested at gay wedding in Tanzania

DODOMA, Tanzania - Ten men remain in custody after being arrested during a raid on a same-sex marriage on the ...

After deadly raid, Israel retaliates to airstrikes from Gaza

GAZA - A day after Israel's undercover operation into the Gaza Strip ended in failure and left seven Palestinians dead ...

U.S. pilots forced to eject after issues in navy warplane

TOKYO, Japan - In what became the second warplane crash involving the U.S. Navy aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan in ...

World leaders mark 100 years since WWI Armistice

PARIS, France - Several leaders from across the world descended on the French capital on Sunday, to mark 100 years ...

Taliban attacks kill dozens as Russia chases Afghan peace

KABUL, Afghanistan - A day after Russia launched its quest for elusive peace in Afghanistan, hosting members of Afghanistan’s High ...

China fumes over U.S. provocations in the South China Sea

WASHINGTON, U.S. - Following a very public thrashing by the U.S. over disputes between the world's two largest economies - ...

Turkish president says other countries have heard recordings

ANKARA, Turkey - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Saturday recordings of the murder of Jamal Khashoggi at the Saudi ...

Palestinian wounded during Ramallah protests dies

RAMALLAH, Palestinian territories – A Palestinian who was shot by the Israeli army during protests in the West Bank two ...

Al Shabaab claims deadly Somalia bombing as toll rises

MOGADISHU, Somalia - The Islamist terrorist group Al Shabaab claimed responsibility for Friday's deadly triple bombing in the Somali capital ...

Dissolution of Sri Lanka parliament condemned by U.S., U.K.

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka - The Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena was widely criticized on Saturday after deciding to dissolve the ...

12 killed in Jordan flash floods after heavy rains

AMMAN, Jordan - Flash floods triggered by heavy rains in parts of Jordan have led to the death of 12 ...

Trump says U.S. insulted by France

PARIS, France - U.S. President Donald Trump dropped a diplomatic bombshell just as Air Force One was arriving in Paris ...

New Members of Congress dominated by women

The next United States Congress will have  at least 123 women in the House and Senate, including two Muslim-American women, ...

Are mass shootings becoming a normal part of society?

Mass shootings seem to have become a sad new normal in the American life. They happen too often, and in ...

Federal Bureau of Investigation creating 900 new jobs

NEW YORK, New York - Whether it’s  cracking codes ,  halting hackers , or  finding forensic evidence , the FBI uses ...

DICT, CHED address shortage of cybersecurity-skilled professionals

QUEZON CITY, Nov. 13 (PIA)--The Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) sealed a partnership with the Commission on Higher ...

Greater Paris to Ban Old Diesel Cars From Summer 2019

PARIS - The Greater Paris region will become a low-emission zone from next summer, which will limit the circulation of ...

Korean peninsula denuclearisation: S Korean minister to visit USA

Seoul [South Korea], Nov 13 (ANI): Cho Myoung-gyon, South Korea's unification minister, will embark on a five-day trip to the ...

Israel: 300 rockets fired from Gaza Strip

Sderot [Israel], Nov 13 (ANI): The Israeli army reported that over 300 rockets were fired from the Gaza Strip towards ...

DOTr: No fare increase in MRT-3

QUEZON CITY, Nov. 13 (PIA)--The Department of Transportation (DOTr) assured the public that it has no plans to impose a ...

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Tech stocks spark Wall Street sell-off

NEW YORK, New York – Share in Apples dropped sharply on Monday, pushing the Nasdaq Composite down as technology stocks ...

Gulf oil producers join forces to explore for gas

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia – The two largest sovereign oil companies in the Middle East have joined forces to explore opportunities ...

Apple offers repairs for latest devices after issues found

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - Days after it confirmed that it had discovered issues affecting some of its iPhone X and 13-inch ...

Euro falls in sympathy with plummeting pound

SYDNEY, Australia – Fears that the UK will not reach a deal with the European Union on Brexit has taken ...

Asian stocks in upward trajectory

SYDNEY, Australia – Stock markets were generally firm across Asia on Monday. The Nikkei 225 gained 19.63 points or 0.09% ...

Google hires former Geisigner CEO as its new health chief

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - In a sign that the company is planning to unify all of its separate health ventures, Google ...

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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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