Wed, 22 May 2019

Pentagon Chief Says Iranian Threats 'Put On Hold'

The United States' response to alleged Iranian threats has "put on hold" potential attacks by Iran, acting U.S. Defense Secretary ...

Ukraine's Zelenskiy Calls Snap Polls, Wants Changes To Electoral Law

KYIV - Ukraine's parliament speaker Andriy Parubiy says he will convene an extraordinary session of the legislature on May 22, ...

Official trailer of 'Once Upon A Time in Hollywood' is out

Washington D.C. [USA], May 21 (ANI): The official trailer for Quentin Tarantino's 'Once Upon A Time in Hollywood' is out ...

Iraq Seeking To Help Calm Iran-U.S. Tensions

Iraq will send delegations to Washington and Tehran to help 'end tension' amid concerns of a possible military conflict between ...

Ukraine's Zelenskiy Sets Snap Parliamentary Elections For July 21

KYIV -- A day after his inauguration, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy issued a decree to dissolve parliament and set snap ...

Five figures to explain the EU

The European Union explained in five figures:28 nationsIt was born out of the European Economic Community formed in 1958 by ...

Canada Sends Delegation to China to Press for Release of Citizens

OTTAWA - Canada has sent a parliamentary delegation to China to press for the release of two Canadian citizens formally ...

Documents Offer Rare Look Inside Syrian Government Crackdown

BEIRUT, LEBANON - Thousands of documents purportedly found in abandoned Syrian government offices during the country's civil war reveal the ...

Iraqi PM Says He Wants to End Tensions Between Iran and US

BAGHDAD - State-run Iraqi media is quoting Prime Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi as saying that Baghdad will send delegations to the ...

Bahrain Defends Decision to Host White House Mideast Meeting

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - Bahrain on Tuesday defended its decision to host a White House-engineered conference to address the ...

Trump Appeals Ruling Allowing Congress to See His Financial Records

U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday appealed a federal judge's ruling against his attempt to block a House of Representatives ...

Youngest of Five First-Gen Sudanese Graduates

STORM LAKE, IOWA - Five siblings gathered in Storm Lake this weekend to watch their youngest brother graduate from high ...

Pompeo Says 'Quite Possible' Iran Behind Gulf Incidents

WASHINGTON - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Tuesday it was 'quite possible' Iran was responsible for sabotage of ...

Sources: Turkey to Reduce US Import Tariffs This Week

ANKARA - Turkey's Trade Ministry will implement a reciprocal reduction in tariffs on U.S. imports after the United States halved ...

US Postal Service tests mail delivery via a self-driving truck

Washington [USA}, May 21 (ANI): The United States Postal Service (USPS) is set to test the self-driving technology to dispatch ...

Iranian President rules out possibility of negotiations with US

Tehran [Iran], May 21 (ANI): Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has ruled out the possibility of negotiations with the United States ...

Romania From Above

A cabin at the base of the 'lonely stone' in mountainous Harghita County, in eastern Transylvania.​Hermes, the Greek god of ...

Iran Says Not to Negotiate with Trump Unless US Shows Respect

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says Iran will not negotiate with US President Donald Trump unless Washington shows Tehran ...

'Your Move': Graffiti On Putin Mural In Crimea Taunts FSB

SIMFEROPOL, Ukraine -- A mural in Crimea depicting Russian President Vladimir Putin has been defaced with a profane piece of ...

Working in various ways to resume talks with N Korea: S Korea

Seoul [South Korea], May 21 (ANI): The United States and South Korea are working in various ways to resume denuclearisation ...

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U.S. Navy Seal pleads guilty to causing death of colleague

WASHINGTON DC - A U.S. Navy SEAL who killed a Green Beret in extraordinary circumstances in the West African nation ...

Monsanto kept 'watch lists' in seven countries

German chemicals and pharmaceuticals giant Bayer said Tuesday that US seeds and pesticides maker Monsanto, which it bought last year, ...

Sunny Pawar wins 'Best Child Actor' at DFW South Asian Film Festival

New Delhi (India), May 21 (ANI): After a big win at the New York Indian Film Festival, 'Lion' fame Sunny ...

PIC was advised against investing in insolvent oil company

The Public Investment Corporation (PIC) was advised against entering an oil deal with Erin Energy as the company was insolvent, ...

AP Explains: US Sanctions on Huawei Bite, But Who Gets Hurt

Trump administration sanctions against Huawei have begun to bite even though their dimensions remain unclear. U.S. companies that supply the ...

PIC was advised againt investing in insolvent oil company

The Public Investment Corporation (PIC) was advised against entering an oil deal with Erin Energy as the company was insolvent, ...

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