Tue, 26 Mar 2019

Chinese Leader's Visit to Paris Seen as Test for European Unity

PARIS - Chinese President Xi Jinping has been treated to a sumptuous dinner near Nice and an official welcome by ...

Brunei Urged to Halt Introduction of Strict New Anti-LGBT+ Laws

KUALA LUMPUR - Brunei must rowback on plans to implement changes to its penal code next month that could see ...

Smoking fathers increase heart defect risk in babies

PanARMENIAN.Net - Fathers-to-be who smoke may increase the risk of congenital heart defects in their offspring, according to a study ...

How Will Foreign Investment Change Vietnam's Economy

HO CHI MINH CITY - Vietnam's cheap workers might not be the country's stars for much longer: low wages helped ...

Sensex tumbles 356 points amid fears of weakening global economy

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Mar 25 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices traded in red on Monday amid sharp fall in Asian and ...

Military-Backed Party Leads in Thai Elections

BANGKOK - Thais waited Monday for the results of an election called a return to democratic rule, but which has ...

Kazakh Ex-Prime Minister Appointed Interim President's Top Aide

Interim Kazakh President Qasym-Zhomart Toqaev has appointed a recently dismissed prime minister to head his administration. Nursultan Nazarbaev announced he ...

A year on, Trump's metals tariffs have more losers than winners

So far, trade wars don't seem to be as "good, and easy to win" as US President Donald Trump promised ...

Thai Military-Backed Party in Lead in Thai Elections

BANGKOK - Thais voted Sunday in an election called a return to democratic rule, but which has been widely criticized ...

First Subway Opens in Indonesia's Gridlocked Capital

JAKARTA, INDONESIA - Indonesias long-awaited first subway opened Sunday in the countrys capital with the aim of relieving crippling traffic ...

Polls Close in Thailand

The polls in Thailand's first election in five years have closed. Thailand's military junta took power in May 2014, when ...

New York City Muslims Begin Community Safety Patrol

NEW YORK  - On March 14, New York City Muslims were putting their families to bed when details emerged of ...

Thais Voting in First Election Since 2014 Coup

BANGKOK - Voters in Thailand were heading to the polls Sunday in the countrys first election since the military ousted ...

India, Southeast Asia to Mark Five Years of Being Polio-free

GENEVA - The World Health Organization says that on March 27, India's 1.3 billion people and the entire WHO Southeast ...

It's Official: Kazakh Capital Now Called Nur-Sultan

Interim Kazakh President Qasym-Zhomart Toqaev has signed a decree to rename the capital Astana after former President Nursultan Nazarbaev who ...

Els slips back as Elvira takes final round lead

Kuala Lumpur - Nacho Elvira edged closer to a maiden European Tour trophy after he posted a six-under-par 66 to ...

Democratic Hopes in ASEAN Hinge on Thailand, AnalystsSay

BANGKOK - Thai voters head to the polls Sunday for the first time in nearly five years, and analysts say ...

Turkey: Baseless Charges Over Landmark 2013 Protests

(Brussels) - An indictment accusing the civic leader Osman Kavala and 15 others of financing and organizing mass protests in ...

NSW vote heats up the fight for Canberra

The success of the Berejiklian Government in the NSW Election signalled some relief and hope for her Party as the ...

Who is Mohammad Hasnain

2:22 PM ET Another fast bowler from Pakistan, what's new? Mohammad Hasnain is just 18 years old and can clock ...

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EU steps up preparedness for no-deal Brexit

BRUSSELS, Belgium - With UK Prime Minister Theresa May conceding a third vote in the House of Commons is increasingly ...

U.S. stocks gather dust on Monday

NEW YORK, New York - Wall Street settled down on Monday as political stability returned to the capital, with the ...

Maghaberry gov. gets Butler Trust’s Prize for Outstanding Achievement

CO. ANTRIM, Northern Ireland - A Senior Governor at Maghaberry Prison has been presented with the highest award in the ...

Tokyo market leads Asian stocks down

SYDNEY, Australia - A major break-down occurred on Asian stock markets on Monday, in a shock start to the week. ...

ATM stolen in early hours of Sunday morning in Co. Fermanagh

CO.  FERMANAGH, Northern Ireland - Yet another ATM machine has been stolen using a digger, which was also stolen and ...

Indian leader promotes maritime economic activities

PANAJI, Goa, India - India's Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday called for fully tapping the enormous potential of ...

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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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