Wed, 24 Jul 2019

Why Zimbabwe is running on empty, again

Hunger, rocketing inflation, power blackouts, fuel queues - Zimbabwe has been here before, but it's been a decade since things ...

Briefing: For many Iraqis, post-war life remains a struggle

At a glance: Iraq's stalled recovery 1.6 million Iraqis remain displaced across the country; around one fifth are from the ...

Outrage After Moldovan Priest Drives With Dog Chained To Bumper

Tens of thousands of Moldovans have signed a petition calling for the authorities to punish a priest after he appeared ...

Yukiya Amano, Head of UN Agency Overseeing Iran Deal, Dies

VIENNA - Yukiya Amano, the Japanese diplomat who led the International Atomic Energy Agency for a decade and was extensively ...

IMF Sees Weaker Global Economy But Upgrades US Forecast

WASHINGTON - The International Monetary Fund is downgrading its outlook for the world economy because of simmering international trade tensions.But ...

Facebook-Style App Launches in Vietnam Amid Tightening Internet Rules

HANOI - A Facebook-style social network was launched in Vietnam on Tuesday, Gapo, a mobile app that lets users create ...

Hundreds of Black Beaths in Red Summer Ignored Century Later

America in the summer of 1919 ran red with blood from racial violence, and yet today, 100 years later, not ...

5 ways to protect yourself from cybercrime

High-profile data breaches at companies like British Airways and Marriott get a lot of media coverage, but cybercriminals are increasingly ...

Iran, World Powers To Meet Over Nuclear Deal In Vienna On July 28

Five world powers will hold talks with Iran later this month as they work to save a 2015 nuclear accord ...

Huawei unit cuts more than 600 jobs following US sanctions

Chinese telecom giant Huawei said on Tuesday that more than 600 jobs would be lost at a US unit as ...

More financial support on the cards for SABC, Denel, SAA - Mboweni

Finance Minister Tito Mboweni says once the 2019 Appropriations Bill is passed, government will be in a position to make ...

Sun snubbed again after retaining 200m freestyle world title

Gwangju - China's Sun Yang was snubbed on the podium again on Tuesday after retaining his 200 metres freestyle world ...

SA's Schoenmaker 6th in 100m breaststroke final

Cape Town - South African swimmer Tatjana Schoenmaker finished sixth the final of the women's 100m breaststroke at the FINA ...

'They are targeting the ANC' - Maile tells Alexandra inquiry

Gauteng Human Settlements and Urban Planning MEC Lebogang Maile has told the Alexandra inquiry that those who accuse government officials ...

Soviet Seances: When The Chekists Came For The Spiritists

'Is Stalin a man of genius, or not?'The reply that came during a seance, according to a defendant's testimony given ...

Much of Venezuela in the Dark Again After Massive Blackout

CARACAS - The lights went out across much of Venezuela, reviving fears of the blackouts that plunged the country into ...

PWDs learn more basic services, benefits from government agencies

VIGAN CITY, July 23 (PIA) - - To learn more details about the basic services and benefits from the national ...

City dad vows support to small bizmen

ROXAS CITY, Capiz, July 23 (PIA) -- The Roxas City government has assured support to the micro, small and medium ...

DOH promotes health, wellness of PWDs

ILOILO CITY, July 23 (PIA6) -- A total of 180 persons with disabilities (PWDs) from the city and province of ...

Aklan media briefed on protocols in covering cases involving minors

KALIBO, AKLAN, July 23 (PIA) -- The media has a big role in raising awareness on the rights of the ...

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View from The Hill: Morrison cracks the whip

Scott Morrison on Tuesday had a firm message for his troops in the Coalition party room. Don't go freelancing in ...

Sun snubbed again after retaining 200m freestyle world title

Gwangju - China's Sun Yang was snubbed on the podium again on Tuesday after retaining his 200 metres freestyle world ...

All Blacks fired up for Springbok World Cup rehearsal

Wellington - All Blacks lock Brodie Retallick predicted fireworks against the Springboks in Wellington this Saturday, as the southern hemisphere ...

England's Anderson ruled out of Ireland Test with calf injury

London - James Anderson has been ruled out of England's four-day Test against Ireland at Lord's starting on Wednesday due ...

China lashes 'clown' Horton for Sun podium protest

Shanghai - Australian swimmer Mack Horton was slammed as "arrogant" and "rude" by Chinese media as his feud with China's ...

Health scare for Ledecky, Sun survives 800m freestyle fright

Gwangju - Three-time champion Sun Yang survived a fright in the world 800m freestyle heats on Tuesday, while American Katie ...

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