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Coronavirus spreading rapidly, 13 Chinese cities now in lockdown

BEIJING, China - The death toll and infected rate from the Wuhan coronavirus in China has increased dramatically, while the ...

U.S. Senate moves to second phase of Trump trial

WASHINGTON, DC - Democratic prosecutors on Friday wrapped up three days of arguments for seeking Donald Trump's removal from office, ...

Turkish earthquake caused scores of casualties, interior minister says

ANKARA, Turkey - The death toll from Friday's powerful earthquake which struck in eastern Turkey keeps rising, the country's interior ...

New cases of hog virus reported on Philippine island of Luzon

LINGAYEN, Pangasinan, Jan. 24 (PIA) - As China is grappling to contain an outbreak of coronavirus, in the Philippipines, the ...

Queen Elizabeth grants Royal Assent to Brexit Bill

LONDON, UK - Britain Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Brexit bill finally became law after receiving royal assent from Queen Elizabeth ...

District of Columbia goes after Trump, files lawsuit

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President Donald Trump's inaugural committee spent more than $1 million to book a ballroom at the ...

Tragic Australian bushfires claim lives of U.S. firefighters

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Flags will be flown at half mast throughout New South Wales in Australia on Friday, following ...

Presidents and royalty attend World Holocaust Forum in Israel

Heads of state and government from dozens of countries arrived in Jerusalem to mark the 75th anniversary of the liberation ...

Public health emergency decision over new coronavirus still pending

GENEVA, Switzerland (ANI/Sputnik) - The WHO Emergency Committee held a discussion on Wednesday over concerns about the coronavirus outbreak in ...

SA U19s book quarter-final spot with DLS win over UAE

Cape Town - Another dominant display with the bat from Bryce Parsons, with good support from Luke Beaufort, was the ...

9th Anniversary of Egypt's Revolution Marked Without Fanfare

CAIRO, EGYPT - The anniversary of Egypt's January 25 revolution, which swept veteran Egyptian leader Hosni Mubarak from power in ...

Coronavirus threat : Odisha Health Department issues advisory

Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], Jan 25 (ANI): In the backdrop of the threat posed by the coronavirus (nCoV), the Odisha government ...

Politics Weigh Heavily in Trump's Mideast Peace Plan

WASHINGTON - A blueprint the White House is rolling out to resolve the decades-long conflict between the Israelis and Palestinians ...

Tagalog News: Ikalawang Viaduct ng Plaridel Bypass, 70% nang tapos

SAN RAFAEL, Bulacan, Enero 25 (PIA) -- Target matapos sa kalagitnaan ng taong ito ang konstruksyon ng ikalawang viaduct ng ...

K Chandrashekhar Rao appeals PM Modi to rethink about CAA

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], Jan 25 (ANI): Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao on Saturday appealed Prime Minister Narendra Modi to ...

Kyrgios says 'layer of respect' with Nadal despite feud

Melbourne - Australia's Nick Kyrgios said he had "respect" for Rafael Nadal despite their personal differences after he set up ...

Paralysed ex-rugby player to tackle East London Half Ironman

Cape Town - Former Sharks Under-19 and Maties player Alwyn Uys was left paralysed from the waist down after a ...

India Restores Some Internet in Kashmir After Nearly Six Months

NEW DELHI - Nearly six months after India imposed a communications blackout in Indian Kashmir, internet services were partially restored ...

UN Seeks $600 Million for Ethiopian Refugee Effort

GENEVA - The U.N. refugee agency and partners are appealing for $658 million this year for 735,000 refugees and more ...

Iranian FM: Tehran Still Willing to Negotiate With US

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - Iran is not ruling out negotiations with the United States even after an American drone ...

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FAA clears way for Denver Metroplex, no-significant-impact finding

DENVER, Colorado - The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has issued a Finding of No Significant Impact/Record of Decision for ...

Study says Dublin Airport supporting or facilitating 130,000 jobs

DUBLIN, Ireland - The importance of the tourism industry to Ireland has been highlighted in a report which has examined ...

Chinese stocks sink as investors panic over spreading virus

SYDNEY, Australia - Shares in China dropped sharply on Friday as two populous cities in the country went into lockdown ...

Queen Elizabeth grants Royal Assent to Brexit Bill

LONDON, UK - Britain Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Brexit bill finally became law after receiving royal assent from Queen Elizabeth ...

Huanggang locks down over coronovirus threat

BEIJING, China - The authorities in Huanggang city in China have imposed a quarantine lockdown in a bid to stop ...

Small nations dominate rankings of least corrupt countries

WELLINGTON, New Zealand | COPENHAGEN, Denmark - New Zealand and Denmark have jointly been awarded the least corrupt countries in ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

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