Wed, 23 Jan 2019

Mexico mourns large loss of life due to pipeline explosion

MEXICO CITY, Mexico - The death toll in Friday night's pipeline explosion in Mexico continues to rise and is now ...

American Jailed On Spy Charge In Russia Was Set Up, Lawyer Suggests

A lawyer for Paul Whelan, a former U.S. Marine jailed in Russia on an espionage charge, says his client did ...

Horrors of Stalin's 1930s through the eyes of 3 Americans

An ambassador, a factory worker, and a political scientist in the dictatorial state that was still recovering from the damage ...

US, Sweden Customers of Iranian Wool Felt

Wool felt products of Iran are very welcomed by Western countries as they have medical and industrial use besides being ...

Russian Court Rejects American Paul Whelan's Request For Release

A Russian court has refused to release U.S. citizen Paul Whelan on bail, leaving him in a Moscow jail though ...

Russian Pop Star Cancels U.S. Tour After Failed Deal With Mueller

Russian pop star Emin Agalarov has canceled a planned U.S. tour after a breakdown in talks with Special Counsel Robert ...

Global tourism expanded 6% to 1.4 billion in 2018

PanARMENIAN.Net - Across the globe, international tourism arrivals grew by nearly 6 percent to 1.4 billion last year, according to ...

American Charged As Spy In Russia Appealing Pretrial Detention Order

The Moscow City Court says Paul Whelan, a U.S. citizen facing espionage charges in Russia, will attend a January 22 ...

At Least 45 Afghan Troops Killed In Taliban Assault On Military Base

KABUL -- Afghan officials say a Taliban attack on an Afghan military base to the west of Kabul killed 45 ...

6.0 magnitude earthquake jolts Indonesia

Jakarta (Indonesia) Jan 22 (ANI): An earthquake measuring 6.0 magnitude on the Richter scale struck south of the city of ...

Snow go: Canadian winter festival cancelled because of snow

Oh, snow! A traditional winter festival in the Canadian city of Montreal was cancelled on Sunday - because of a ...

Trump asks Democrats to 'stop playing games' amid shutdown

Washington D.C. [USA], Jan 22 (ANI): US President Donald Trump has asked Democrats to "stop playing games" and "give America ...

Trump takes a jibe at Pelosi - again

Washington D.C. [USA], Jan 22 (ANI): US President Donald Trump has slammed House Speaker Nancy Pelosi for calling the wall ...

RSF Condemns Detention Of Press TV Journalists In U.S.

Reporters Without Borders (RSF) has condemned the 'opaqueness' surrounding the detention of a U.S.-born Iranian television anchor in the United ...

Fear, Zeal Over More Guns in Violence-Plagued Brazil

SAO GONCALO, BRAZIL Fearing for his safety amid rising crime in Latin America's largest nation, Paulo Alberto joined a gun ...

Taliban Assault On Afghan Military Base Kills At Least 12

Taliban militants have carried out an assault on a military base in Afghanistan's eastern province of Maidan Wardak, killing at ...

World Economy Forecast to Slow in 2019 Amid Trade Tensions

DAVOS, SWITZERLAND The International Monetary Fund has cut its forecast for world economic growth this year, citing heightened trade tensions ...

China's Strategy to Unify with Taiwan Sparks Anger

TAIPEI, TAIWAN Last year some of the worlds biggest airlines changed their websites, one by one, to label Taiwan as ...

Germany Cites 'Security Interests' To Ban Iranian Airline

Germany has revoked the license of Iran's Mahan Air airline, citing the need 'to safeguard the foreign policy and security ...

Total lunar eclipse comes with supermoon bonus

The only total lunar eclipse this year and next came with a supermoon bonus. On Sunday night, the moon, Earth ...

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U.S. president and vice president pay tribute to Martin Luther King

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump made an unscheduled visit to the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial in Washington on Monday, ...

Israel to shut down Palestinian schools in East Jerusalem

JERUSALEM - Israel has announced it will close all UNRWA schools in East Jerusalem and replace them with Israeli-run schools. ...

10 'Blue Helmets' killed in West Africa

BAMAKO, Mali - Ten United Nation peacekeepers have been killed in what the UN has described as a 'terrorist attack,' ...

U.S. president 'looking forward' to meeting Kim Jong-un again

WASHINGTON DC - Following news that a second summit is planned between the leaders of the United States with North ...

Powerful earthquake rattles Chile, causing damage, killing two

COQUIMBO, Chile - The U.S. Geological Survey said that the coast of north-central Chile was struck by a powerful magnitude ...

4 boys aged twelve to 14 facing kidnapping, rape charges

NEWARK, New Castle County, Delaware - Four children  aged 12 to 14 are facing serious charges after the alleged abudction and ...

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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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