Sun, 25 Aug 2019

African children forced from school by conflict

A surge in "deliberate" attacks against students, teachers and schools in West and Central Africa has led to a tripling ...

After 34 years, Rotary and partners to nail global polio-eradication

BRAZZAVILLE, Republic of Congo - What started out as an extraordinary ambition for a global service group 34 years ago, ...

Disaster risk reduction a must for nations in Asia Pacific, says ESCAP

Changing patterns and worsening impacts of natural disasters in Asia and the Pacific, coupled with environmental degradation and climate change, ...

U.S. law enforcement nail man who pretended to be federal agent

CINCINNATI, Ohio - When Shane Ryan Hammond burst into an Ohio home in 2017 to apprehend a suspected bail jumper, ...

Afghanistan War claims lives of two more U.S. troops

KABUL, Afghanistan - Two U.S. soldiers have been killed in action in Afghanistan.Their deaths, confirmed by a statement from NATO, ...

Filipino students need to know about Holocaust, says Israel

PASIG CITY, Philippines - Israeli has formally requested the story of the Holocaust be added to the education curriculum in ...

Pak atrocities in Sindh greater than what it claims in J-K: MQM

London [UK], Aug 25 (ANI): The Central Coordination Committee (CCC) of the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) has said that Pakistan ...

India, Bahrain agree to strengthen counter-terrorism efforts

New Delhi [India], Aug 25 (ANI): India and Bahrain agreed to further enhance cooperation in the field of security, counter-terrorism ...

Scientists develop artificial muscles that bloom, dance, and wave

Washington D.C. [USA], Aug 25 (ANI): Researchers have developed an ultrathin, artificial muscle for soft robotics called an actuator. The ...

Georgia's Breakaway Abkhazia Region Holds 'Presidential Vote?

TBILISI -- The breakaway Georgian region of Abkhazia is holding a 'presidential election' on August 25 in which incumbent separatist ...

Sergio Ramos hails Neymar

Leeds [UK], Aug 25 (ANI): Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos praised Paris Saint-Germain's (PSG) Neymar saying that the Brazil international ...

Brazilian Troops Begin Deploying to Fight Amazon Fires

Backed by military aircraft, Brazilian troops on Saturday were deploying in the Amazon to fight fires that have swept the ...

Fernando Torres an absoulute legend of football, says Diego Simeone

Leeds [UK], Aug 25 (ANI): Former Argentine footballer Diego Simeone has hailed Spain's Fernando Torres, saying "the striker is an ...

Military prepared to thwart 'misadventure' from India: Pak Army Chief

Islamabad [Pakistan], Aug 25 (ANI): In the wake of recent developments in the region, Pakistan Chief of Army Staff (COAS), ...

NASA investigating first crime committed in space: report

US space agency NASA is investigating what may be the first crime committed in outer space, The New York Times ...

Bashir lawyers seek release on bail as corruption trial continues

Sudan's deposed President Omar al-Bashir has appeared in court for the second hearing of his corruption trial, during which his ...

The Amazon is on fire ? here are 5 things you need to know

Record fires are raging in Brazil's Amazon rainforest, with more than 2,500 fires currently burning. They are collectively emitting huge ...

Rohingya Refugees Protest Exodus, Demand Rights in Myanmar

Thousands of angry and frustrated Rohingya refugees marked the second anniversary of their exodus from Myanmar into Bangladesh on Sunday ...

Powerful, Obscure Law Is Basis for Trump 'Order' On Trade

President Donald Trump is threatening to use the emergency authority granted by a powerful but obscure federal law to make ...

Drug racket busted; WY tablets worth Rs 400 cr seized, 4 held

Thoubal (Manipur) [India], Aug 25 (ANI): In a major crackdown, Manipur police seized 40 lakh tablets of contraband WY (World ...

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G7 to have emergency session on fires in Amazon

BRASILIA, Brazil - Under increasing international pressure to contain the record numbers of fires in the Amazon, Brazilian President Jair ...

African children forced from school by conflict

A surge in "deliberate" attacks against students, teachers and schools in West and Central Africa has led to a tripling ...

After 34 years, Rotary and partners to nail global polio-eradication

BRAZZAVILLE, Republic of Congo - What started out as an extraordinary ambition for a global service group 34 years ago, ...

Disaster risk reduction a must for nations in Asia Pacific, says ESCAP

Changing patterns and worsening impacts of natural disasters in Asia and the Pacific, coupled with environmental degradation and climate change, ...

U.S. law enforcement nail man who pretended to be federal agent

CINCINNATI, Ohio - When Shane Ryan Hammond burst into an Ohio home in 2017 to apprehend a suspected bail jumper, ...

Afghanistan War claims lives of two more U.S. troops

KABUL, Afghanistan - Two U.S. soldiers have been killed in action in Afghanistan.Their deaths, confirmed by a statement from NATO, ...

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