Thu, 18 Jul 2019

RCSI and Stryker to work together on digital health solutions

DUBLIN, Ireland - Stryker on Monday announced the opening of its Digital Platform Services Centre of Excellence in Dublin, Ireland, ...

Briefing: The outlook for Libya's migrant detention centres

More than two weeks after an airstrike on a migrant detention centre in Libya's capital left at least 53 people ...

Amid Georgia-Russia crisis, U.S. stays quiet

As Georgia finds itself in the deepest crisis with Russia since the 2008 war between the two countries, Tbilisi's closest ...

Gibbs gets Euro T20 Slam coaching gig

Cape Town - Former Proteas batsman Herschelle Gibbs has been named the head coach of the Rotterdam Rhinos, a franchise ...

AP Explains: Questions and Answers on New US Asylum Ban

SAN DIEGO - A major immigration policy shift took effect Tuesday to deny asylum to anyone who shows up on ...

New Greek PM Calls Bond Auction 'Vote of Confidence'

ATHENS, GREECE - Greece launched a 7-year bond auction Tuesday, the country's third effort this year to raise money from ...

Lagarde Resigns From IMF As Nomination To Head ECB Proceeds

Christine Lagarde has submitted her resignation as chief of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), an expected move after she was ...

Turkmenistan: Motherland of prosperity, or famine

Hot off the press - Turkmenistan's president likes kittens.Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov is on holiday, but this does not mean state media ...

Facebook's New Currency Plan Is Under Scrutiny in Congress

Facebook's ambitious plan to create a financial eco-system based on a digital currency faces questions from lawmakers, as it's shadowed ...

Iran's Supreme Leader Vows Response To British 'Piracy'

Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei says Tehran will retaliate over the seizure of an Iranian tanker by British authorities.In ...

SA rugby should not ditch Super Rugby - Cheetahs coach

Cape Town - Playing in Europe may seem a lucrative and viable option, but South Africa should always aim to ...

EU To Unblock Some Financial Aid To Moldova Due To Reform Progress

BRUSSELS - The European Commission has announced it will unlock millions of euros in financial aid to Moldova thanks to ...

EU Slaps Sanctions on Turkey Over Gas Drilling Off Cyprus

BRUSSELS - European Union foreign ministers on Monday turned up the pressure on Turkey after approving an initial batch of ...

US Treasury Chief: Facebook Currency Plan Ripe for Illicit Use

WASHINGTON - The Trump administration came out strongly Monday against Facebook's ambitious plan to create a new digital currency, as ...

Von der Leyen Faces Crucial Vote in Quest to Lead EU Executive

STRASBOURG - Germany's Ursula von der Leyen faces a make-or-break vote on Tuesday in her quest to be the European ...

Turkey's Erdogan: Russian S-400 Missiles To Be Deployed By April 2020

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said the Russian S-400 missile defense system will be fully deployed in April 2020.Turkey's ...

EU To Unblock Some Financial Aid To Moldova

BRUSSELS - The European Commission has announced it will unlock millions of euros in financial aid to Moldova thanks to ...

France's Macron Pledges to Relaunch Serbia-Kosovo Dialogue

BELGRADE - French President Emmanuel Macron said on Monday he would to help relaunch talks to normalize ties between Serbia ...

Turkey Commemorates Anniversary of Coup Defeat

ISTANBUL - Turkey is commemorating the third anniversary of the defeat of a military coup; but, the fallout from the ...

Steinhoff crushed resources rally

US markets rallied on Friday pushing equity markets into record territory levels. The momentum continued to favour the bulls on ...

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Pakistan ordered to review conviction and sentence of suspected spy

THE HAGUE, Netherlands - In a ruling handed down on Wednesday afternoon, the International Court of Justice at The Hague ...

67,000 Vietnamese maimed by unexploded cluster bombs since war's end

History often focuses on the immediate death toll of war. But hostilities can have longer-term consequences on a population's health.In ...

Delhi Police criticised after girl, 6, is abducted and brutally raped

DELHI, India - A women's advocate group in Delhi has slammed police for their handling of a brutal alleged rape ...

Israel increases fleet of F-35 fighter jets to sixteen

TEL AVIV, Israel - Israel has taken delivery of two more brand new F-35 "Adir" jet fighters.The two new jets ...

Williamson and team do New Zealand proud, writes UAE newspaper

"It just wasn't meant to be.""Given the heartbreaking circumstances of Sunday's Cricket World Cup final defeat, New Zealand captain Kane ...

Human Rights Watch says new Trump rule unfair to asylum seekers

WASHINGTON, DC - The new rule that the Trump administration announced on Monday effectively bars from asylum nearly anyone who ...

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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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