Thu, 22 Aug 2019

China threatens sanctions on US firms linked to F-16 sale to Taiwan

Beijing [China], Aug 21 (ANI): China on Wednesday objected to the US decision to sell 66 F-16 fighter jets to ...

Putin In Helsinki For Talks With Finnish President

Russian President Vladimir Putin has arrived in Helsinki, where he is set to hold talks with his Finnish counterpart, Sauli ...

Department Stores Make Room for Used Fashion

NEW YORK - Out with the new and in with the old.As department stores watch their customers flock to second-hand ...

How to invest if you're worried a recession is coming

Although the U.S. economy continues to grow and add jobs, talk of a

Climate scientists may not be the best communicators of climate threats

The American public ranks scientists as some of the most trusted voices in the country. So it made sense for ...

World's biggest Amazon campus opens in Hyderabad

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], Aug 21 (ANI): Amazon launched its biggest campus in the world in Hyderabad on Wednesday which was ...

US military drone shot down over Yemen

Washington DC [USA], Aug 21 (ANI): A US MQ-9 drone was shot down by a surface-to-air missile in the south ...

Trump Acknowledges China Policies May Mean US Economic Pain

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump acknowledged his aggressive China trade policies may mean economic pain for Americans but insisted they're ...

EDM party-goers at higher risk of drug-related emergencies

Washington D.C. [USA], Aug 21 (ANI): Love to go to electronic dance music (EDM) parties? Take note! People who throng ...

Moscow Court Rejects Gudkov's Appeal Against Municipal Election Ban

The Moscow City Court has rejected an appeal by opposition politician Dmitry Gudkov to overturn the refusals by two election ...

China slowdown to hit banks in Asian developed markets most: Fitch

Singapore, Aug 21 (ANI): Banks in Asia's trade-dependent developed markets will face the most pressure on their credit profiles in ...

What is a 'moderate' politician? Four key tests

The term "moderate" is thrown around an awful lot. We're given to understand that Pete Buttigieg, Beto O'Rourke and Amy ...

Iran Moves To Cut Four Zeroes From Its Struggling Currency

Iranian President Hassan Rohani has sent a bill to parliament that would cut four zeroes from the value of the ...

Oil steadies as drop in US stockpiles tempers economic worries

Oil held steady after a reported drop in US crude inventories alleviated some of traders' concern that slowing economic growth ...

Boks: Japan Test could be Kolbe wing-swap ?trial?

Cape Town - Red-hot Cheslin Kolbe or the sizzling S'bu Nkosi?If Springbok head coach Rassie Erasmus is determinedly going to ...

Everyone's Ready to Resume Talks, Except North Korea

SEOUL - Lee Juhyun contributed to this report.The latest round of U.S.-South Korean military exercises have finished. The top U.S. ...

Death Toll From Afghan Wedding Attack Rises To 80

The death toll from a suicide bomb attack on a wedding party in Kabul last week has risen to 80, ...

Pompeo: U.S. Will Act If Iran Tanker Delivers Oil

The United States reissued a stern warning for countries who provide assistance to an Iranian tanker that Washington suspects of ...

At Least Two Killed In Kashmir Gunbattle Amid Rising Tensions

Indian security forces killed a suspected militant in a gunbattle in Kashmir on August 21, police said, the first clash ...

Putin To Hold Talks In Helsinki With Finnish President

Russian President Vladimir Putin is scheduled to visit neighboring Finland on August 21 for talks with his counterpart, Sauli Niinisto.The ...

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Pell case likely to end up in Australian High Court

MELBOURNE, Victoria, Australia - Victoria's Court of Appeal on Wednesday delivered one of the most significant judgments in Australian legal ...

Bus hijacking in Brazil ends, hijacker dead, hostages freed

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil - A hostage situation in Rio de Janeiro involving a bus and thirty seven hostages has ...

Situation in Persian Gulf described as troubling and complex

NEW YORK, New York - The UN Security Council has been briefed on the escalating hostilities in the Middle East. ...

Continuation of current situation in Yemen untenable, says UN envoy

ADEN, Yemen - A month ago, the United Nations top Yemen envoy told the Security Council the country was facing ...

Stealing personal identification data causing nightmares for victims

The headquarters of a large national bank had detected fraud on an account and sent word to an Atlanta branch ...

Jordan considered closing Israeli embassy, expelling ambassador

AMMAN, Jordan - While Israel is being courted by Arab countries to establish diplomatic relations, members of Jordan's parliament are ...

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