Fri, 26 Apr 2019

Saudi Arabia excecutions rile UN human rights chief

GENEVA, Switzerland - A wave of executions in cities across Saudi Arabia on Tuesday has brought a sharp rebuke from  ...

U.S. woman who sold state secrets to Chinese spies enters guilty plea

WASHINGTON DC - A former U.S. State Department official with TOP SECRET security clearance has admitted providing documents to China ...

Palestinian boy who tried to flee Israeli captors is shot in both legs

WEST BANK, Palestinian territories - A bound and blindfolded 15-year old Palestinian schoolboy has been shot in both legs because, ...

140 people have contacted police over death of Lyra McKee

DERRY/LONDONDERRY, Northern Ireland - Police investigating the murder of Belfast journalist Lyra McKee have been overwhelmed with support so far ...

39-year old man appears in Sydney court charged with false bomb report

SYDNEY, Australia - A 39-year old man appeared before a Sydney court on Wednesday charged with a hoax bomb threat ...

Whistleblower Chelsea Manning to stay in jail indefinitely

RICHMOND, Virginia - Former U.S. Private Chelsea Manning who leaked classified U.S. military documents which exposed atrocities during the Iraq ...

Libyan clashes causing untold grief for civilians

TRIPOLI, Libya - Civlians are still being killed and injured since fighting began near the Libyan capital Tripoli nearly 3 ...

Internet crime in America almost doubled last year

No Breakthoughs from Kim Jong Un-Vladimir Putin Summit in Vladivostok

Russian President Vladimir Putin and North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un held a summit on an island near the eastern ...

Iran Ready for Counter-Terror Cooperation in West Asia: DM

Iran's defence minister says the country is ready to work with regional states against terrorism and extremism, which are jeopardizing ...

Lao Police Allegedly Arrest Citizen for Practicing Christianity

Police have allegedly arrested, beaten and detained a man in Savannakhet province in southern Laos for practicing his Christian faith, ...

WP finalise SuperSport Rugby Challenge preparations

Cape Town - A 30-man Western Province will finalise their preparations for the upcoming SuperSport Rugby Challenge on a training ...

Almost 30 000 voters abroad get ready to cast their votes

Almost 30 000 South Africans living abroad will cast their votes on Saturday at high commissions, embassies and consulates-generals around ...

New data tool to help combat human trafficking

A new data tool is expected to collate more accurate data relating to human trafficking, which will help in the ...

France's Macron Launches Fight Back With Tax Cuts

PARIS - At the first major news conference of his presidency, Emmanuel Macron pledged to cut taxes on Thursday and ...

Academics Caught in US-China Visa War

WASHINGTON - Anecdotal reports suggest that both the U.S. and Chinese governments are tightening restrictions on travel by academics between ...

UN Expert Denied Access to Detained Cambodia Opposition Leader

UN Special Rapporteur on Human Rights in Cambodia Rhona Smith again has been refused permission by Cambodias government to meet ...

U.S. Slaps Travel Ban On Chechen Prime Minister

The United States has imposed an entry ban on Muslim Khuchiyev, the prime minister of Russia's North Caucasus Chechen Republic. ...

JSE weaker as global markets retreat

The JSE closed weaker on Thursday on the back of broad-based weakness across most global equity indices. Initial weakness was ...

A Look at Iranian Newspaper Front Pages on April 25

IFP has taken a look at the front pages of Iranian newspapers on Thursday, April 24, 2019, and picked headlines ...

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Saudi Arabia excecutions rile UN human rights chief

GENEVA, Switzerland - A wave of executions in cities across Saudi Arabia on Tuesday has brought a sharp rebuke from  ...

U.S. woman who sold state secrets to Chinese spies enters guilty plea

WASHINGTON DC - A former U.S. State Department official with TOP SECRET security clearance has admitted providing documents to China ...

Palestinian boy who tried to flee Israeli captors is shot in both legs

WEST BANK, Palestinian territories - A bound and blindfolded 15-year old Palestinian schoolboy has been shot in both legs because, ...

140 people have contacted police over death of Lyra McKee

DERRY/LONDONDERRY, Northern Ireland - Police investigating the murder of Belfast journalist Lyra McKee have been overwhelmed with support so far ...

39-year old man appears in Sydney court charged with false bomb report

SYDNEY, Australia - A 39-year old man appeared before a Sydney court on Wednesday charged with a hoax bomb threat ...

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