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Head of U.S. Navy jumps ship after furore over commander

WASHINGTON, DC - WASHINGTON - Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly is to step down after creating a furore which has ...

Wuhan re-opens after more than two months in lockdown

WUHAN, China - Wuhan, the capital city of Hubei province and the epicentre of the novel coronavirus outbreak on Wednesday ...

Acting Secretary of U.S. Navy retracts abusive remarks

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Navy's acting secretary has been forced to apologize after a profanity-laden broadside in which he ...

Tajik teenager reportedly beaten into confession of twin murders

DUSHANBE, Tajikistan - A 16-year-old teenager has been convicted and sentenced to 10 years in prison in Tajikistan in a ...

Acquittal for Cardinal George Pell, unanimous decision of High Court

BRISBANE, Australia - All seven judges on the High Court of Australia have universally approved the quashing of the conviction ...

British PM Boris Johnson shifted to Intensive Care Unit

London [UK], April 7 (ANI): Boris Johnson was on Monday moved into Intensive Care after his COVID -19 symptoms worsened, ...

Boris Johnson hospitalised after coronavirus symptoms persist

LONDON, UK - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been admitted to intensive care at St Thomas' Hospital in London ...

A Tiger at New York's Bronx Zoo tests positive for coronavirus

NEW YORK, New York - A tiger housed at the Bronx Zoo in New York has tested positive for coronavirus, ...

More than 320,000 cases of Covid-19 detect in U.S. so far

WASHINGTON, DC - More than 9,100 Americans have now died from the deadly Covid-19 coronavirus, according to the latest data ...

Ugly scenes at coronavirus-riddled Israeli town of Bnei Brak

Videos circulating on social media show Ultra-Orthodox Jews in the Israeli town of Bnei Brak coughing on police and calling ...

Ecuador ex-president sentenced to eight years for corruption

Former Ecuadoran president Rafael Correa was sentenced in absentia to eight years in prison for corruption during his 10-year term ...

South, East Asia requires 1.9 million more nurses, midwives: WHO

Jakarta [Indonesia], April 8 (ANI): The World Health Organization (WHO) has said that countries in South-East Asia need to redouble ...

Luke Bryan postpones tour, album release due to COVID-19 outbreak

Washington D.C.[USA], April 8 (ANI): American singer Luke Bryan has postponed the release of his new album, 'Born Here Live ...

400 million Indian workers may sink into poverty due to COVID-19: ILO

Geneva [Switzerland], Apr 8 (ANI): With 90 per cent of people working in India's informal economy, about 400 million workers ...

Iran FM Javad Zarif urges US to lift sanctions on oil exports

Ankara [Iran], April 8 (ANI): Iran's Foreign Minister Javad Zarif has urged the United States to lift the sanctions on ...

Bollywood celebrities extend Hanuman Jayanti wishes

New Delhi [India], April 8 (ANI): As many devotees on Wednesday observed Hanuman Jayanti, Bollywood celebrities took to social media ...

EU fails to rally behind recovery plan, clouding way forward

European Union finance ministers failed to agree on a strategy to mitigate the economic impact of the pandemic, prolonging a ...

Buckley lifts lid on how SAFA treated Bafana players in the past

Former Bafana Bafana midfielder Delron Buckley explains how the South African Football Association (SAFA) treated the players back in the ...

20 quickfire questions with ... Maps Maponyane

Sport24 and Laureus Sport for Good South Africa have teamed up during the lockdown and asked their ambassadors to answer ...

Monster Pacific cyclone Harold batters Fiji

A deadly Pacific storm slammed into Fiji on Wednesday, tearing off roofs and flooding towns, after leaving a trail of ...

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France records highest daily virus death toll of 833, reaches 10,328

PanARMENIAN.Net - France has reported 833 new coronavirus deaths in the past day, the highest daily toll since its outbreak ...

Head of U.S. Navy jumps ship after furore over commander

WASHINGTON, DC - WASHINGTON - Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly is to step down after creating a furore which has ...

Wuhan re-opens after more than two months in lockdown

WUHAN, China - Wuhan, the capital city of Hubei province and the epicentre of the novel coronavirus outbreak on Wednesday ...

Acting Secretary of U.S. Navy retracts abusive remarks

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Navy's acting secretary has been forced to apologize after a profanity-laden broadside in which he ...

Tajik teenager reportedly beaten into confession of twin murders

DUSHANBE, Tajikistan - A 16-year-old teenager has been convicted and sentenced to 10 years in prison in Tajikistan in a ...

Acquittal for Cardinal George Pell, unanimous decision of High Court

BRISBANE, Australia - All seven judges on the High Court of Australia have universally approved the quashing of the conviction ...

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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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