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U.S. Seizes Tankers Loaded With Iranian Fuel Bound For Venezuela

The United States has seized four tankers en route from Iran to Venezuela in what the Justice Department says is ...


UK quarantine change sparks scramble to return from France

French student Antoine, 23, had to rush back to Bristol, where he is at university, cutting short his summer holidays."I'm ...


What benefits do Cuban doctors bring to SA? Zweli Mkhize explains

R239 million in salaries - this is what SA will have to pay the Cuban medical brigade"You need to have ...


Pack Expands Purge at US Global News Agency

Michael Pack, head of the U.S. government's global news networks, took steps Wednesday to remove several top officials in a ...


The rise and fall of Black British writing

In many ways, the current state of the world seems unprecedented. The last few years - but especially 2020 - ...


Report: U.S. seizes Iranian gas heading for Venezuela

PanARMENIAN.Net - The Trump administration has seized the cargo of four tankers it was targeting for transporting Iranian fuel to ...


Shirley Chisholm's Groundbreaking Run for President

"I am not the candidate of Black America, although I am Black and proud. I am not the candidate of ...


Pack Expands Purge at U.S. Global News Agency

Michael Pack, head of the U.S. government's global news networks, took steps Wednesday to remove several top officials in a ...


Braves, Marlins meet in surprise first-place battle

It's early, but it's also late, and that sums up this weekend's odd battle for first place in the National ...


US Bars Private Charter Flights to Cuba

The U.S. Department of Transportation barred private charter flights to Cuba on Thursday in a move designed to put more ...


Feature: Two faces of U.S. in eyes of former UN resident correspondent

People walk in Times Square in New York, the United States, on Aug. 9, 2020. (Xinhua/Wang Ying)When the United States ...


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Stocks in Asia move higher, but Hong Kong markets drift

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia were on the rise on Friday, while the U.S. dollar was mixed. Only the ...

Home prices in Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou and Shenzhen rise slightly

BEIJING, Cina Aug. 14 (Xinhua) -- China's housing market remained stable overall in July, with home prices in 70 major ...

Dublin business targeted in major international fraud

DUBLIN, Ireland - An Garda Sochna's economic bureau has foiled a mutli-million euro invoice redirect fraud. On Tuesday the Bank ...

Fears mount over last weeks of Trump presidency if he loses

What could happen to America if Trump were to further, severely crash the U.S. economy the day after Joe Biden ...

U.S. local economies working to replace imports

"An incredible opportunity for domestic manufacturing." That's how Mercedes Gonzalez, a director at Global Purchasing Companies, describes an unexpected benefit ...

Hong Kong Hang Seng jumps 353 points, Asian markets generally mixed

SYDNEY, Australia - Asian stock markets were mixed on Wednesday, rising in Japan and Hong Kong, but falling in China ...

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Trump stuns with diplomatic breakthrough, UAE and Israel form pact

ABU DHABI, UAE - A phone call by U.S. President Donald Trump clinched what is being described as an 'historic ...

3 dozen rights experts demand accountability for catastrophic blast

The catastrophic blast which led to the deaths of more than 200 in Beirut on 4 August, has prompted more ...

Perth man allegedly stole from dead girlfriend's bank accounts

PERTH, Western Australia - A 28-year-old man was scheduled to appear in Perth Magistrate's Court on Friday over allegations he ...

NYC man who was on way to join Pakistani terrorist group sentenced

NEW YORK CITY, New York - A man who was arrested as he was about to board a plane at ...

WFP in rush to supply Lebanese capital with emergency food supplies

BEIRUT, Lebanon - The World Food Programme (WFP) is racing to prevent food shortages in Lebanon as the country continues ...

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U.S. Seizes Tankers Loaded With Iranian Fuel Bound For Venezuela

The United States has seized four tankers en route from Iran to Venezuela in what the Justice Department says is ...


What benefits do Cuban doctors bring to SA? Zweli Mkhize explains

R239 million in salaries - this is what SA will have to pay the Cuban medical brigade"You need to have ...


Mexico signs deal for Oxford's Covid-19 vaccine

PanARMENIAN.Net - A potential coronavirus vaccine developed by the Oxford University will be produced in Mexico if its advanced trials ...


Pack Expands Purge at US Global News Agency

Michael Pack, head of the U.S. government's global news networks, took steps Wednesday to remove several top officials in a ...


The rise and fall of Black British writing

In many ways, the current state of the world seems unprecedented. The last few years - but especially 2020 - ...


Abucay IATF lifts total lockdown in 9 residential areas in a barangay

ABUCAY, Bataan, Aug.12 (PIA) -- Abucay Inter-Agency Task Force on COVID-19 (IATF) lifted today the total lockdown in the 9 ...


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