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British MPs give preliminary approval to Johnson's Brexit deal

British MPs on Tuesday gave their initial approval to a law implementing Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Brexit deal, but could ...

Trump blasts inquiry as 'lynching' as key witness testifies

US President Donald Trump on Tuesday slammed the impeachment inquiry as a "lynching," using explosive, racially-charged language to discredit the ...

Diplomat Provides House With 'Disturbing' Account on Ukraine

WASHINGTON - Former U.S. Ambassador William Taylor, a diplomat who has sharply questioned President Donald Trump's policy on Ukraine, has ...

Pressure on Germany boss Loew to recall Hummels

Dortmund - There are renewed calls in Germany for national head coach Joachim Loew to recall Mats Hummels just months ...

Lebanon PM Seeks Foreign Support for Reforms Amid Protests

BEIRUT - Lebanon's embattled prime minister sought international support Tuesday for economic reforms announced a day earlier, which were intended ...

Faf believes Brexit will boost South African cricket

Ranchi - Britain's Brexit will be a boon to ailing South Africa as they rebuild, Proteas captain Faf du Plessis ...

British PM Johnson Faces 2 Crucial Brexit Votes in Parliament Tuesday

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's plan for the country to leave the European Union faces two key votes in the ...

2 arrested over racism that forced FA Cup match abandonment

London - Two men have been arrested over alleged racist abuse that forced Saturday's FA Cup qualifier between Haringey Borough ...

North Macedonia Sets April Date For Snap Polls After EU Snub

The leaders of North Macedonia have agreed on a date for snap elections that were called by Prime Minister Zoran ...

Boris Johnson revives push to get Brexit deal passed

Boris Johnson is making a fresh bid to deliver on his promise to take Britain out of the European Union ...

Monday blues for Gunners or Emery's men ready to pounce?

Cape Town - Sheffield United can expect a stern test of their Premier League credentials when Unai Emery's Arsenal visit ...

Bulgaria appoint new coach in wake of racism row

Sofia - Bulgaria appointed Georgi Dermendzhiev as new national football coach in place of Krasimir Balakov who quit last week ...

This really is a crunch week for Brexit

It's 11 days until the UK is due to shed its European Union membership and, as Prime Minister Boris Johnson ...

Eskom, weak tax to raise South Africa's budget gap to decade high

RELATED ARTICLES Mini budget date may move again, says Mboweni PIC having 'fruitful' talks with Mboweni over staff bonuses, MPs ...

Equity market closed on account of assembly elections in Maharashtra

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Oct 20 (ANI): Equity market was closed on Monday on account of assembly elections in Maharashtra. Currency, ...

Haringey chairman fears for football's future after racism walk-off

London - Haringey Borough chairman Aki Achillea says football faces a worrying future unless racism is stamped out after his ...

Hearts to probe allegation that Rangers' Morelos was racially abused

Glasgow - Hearts have pledged to probe allegations that Rangers striker Alfredo Morelos was racially abused after scoring the equaliser ...

Impeachment Inquiry Puts Spotlight on Perry, Who Shunned It

WASHINGTON - Long after more flamboyant colleagues flamed out of President Donald Trump's favor amid ethics scandals, low-profile and folksy ...

EU: Sanction Nicaraguans for Grave Abuses

(Brussels) - The European Union (EU) and its member states should act promptly under its newly adopted sanctions framework to ...

Interview Chantelle Lewis

This interview is part of our Black History Month features and our continuing series of interviews with academics and practitioners ...

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U.S. tightens net on whistleblower Julian Assange

LONDON, UK - U.S. efforts to have whistleblower Julian Assange extradited from a prison in London to the United States ...

Israel could be forced to polls for third time this year

JERUSALEM, Israel - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has failed to form a government, and has given up on being ...

Trudeau holds on to power but with slimmed majority

Canada's federal election campaign highlighted a struggle that caught the world by surprise. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was on the ...

U.S. soldiers could remain in Syria, Trump now tweets

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President Donald Trump is now considering leaving some American troops, nearly 200, in Syria to guard ...

Bus crash in Democratic Republic of Congo claims many lives

MBANZA-NGUNGU, Democratic Republic of Congo - At least 31 people are dead and many others were injured after a bus ...

White House now looking for new G7 venue as Trump bows out

WASHINGTON, DC - In an abrupt about-face U.S. President Donald Trump announced on Saturday night the upcoming G7 in June ...

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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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