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Irish government and NI Executive agree on Covid-19 joint cooperation

DUBLIN/BELFAST, Ireland/Northern Ireland - The departments of health in Ireland and Northern Ireland have formally agreed on a raft of ...

Chris Friel reviews High Court Decision on George Pell

This is a brief response to the Australian High Court ruling handed down on Tuesday that unanimously quashed the convictions ...

France records highest daily virus death toll of 833, reaches 10,328

PanARMENIAN.Net - France has reported 833 new coronavirus deaths in the past day, the highest daily toll since its outbreak ...

Head of U.S. Navy jumps ship after furore over commander

WASHINGTON, DC - WASHINGTON - Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly is to step down after creating a furore which has ...

Wuhan re-opens after more than two months in lockdown

WUHAN, China - Wuhan, the capital city of Hubei province and the epicentre of the novel coronavirus outbreak on Wednesday ...

Acting Secretary of U.S. Navy retracts abusive remarks

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Navy's acting secretary has been forced to apologize after a profanity-laden broadside in which he ...

Tajik teenager reportedly beaten into confession of twin murders

DUSHANBE, Tajikistan - A 16-year-old teenager has been convicted and sentenced to 10 years in prison in Tajikistan in a ...

Acquittal for Cardinal George Pell, unanimous decision of High Court

BRISBANE, Australia - All seven judges on the High Court of Australia have universally approved the quashing of the conviction ...

British PM Boris Johnson shifted to Intensive Care Unit

London [UK], April 7 (ANI): Boris Johnson was on Monday moved into Intensive Care after his COVID -19 symptoms worsened, ...

Saudi-led Coalition Announces Cease-fire in Yemen War

DUBAI/RIYADH - The Saudi-led coalition fighting Yemen's Iran-aligned Houthis said Wednesday that it was halting military operations nationwide in support ...

South Sudan's Porous Borders Reduce COVID-19 Protective Measures

YEI, SOUTH SUDAN - Community leaders in South Sudan's Central Equatoria state say the government is undermining its own coronavirus ...

Trump Confirms US Holding Back Funding for WHO

WHITE HOUSE - The United States is "holding back" funding to the World Health Organization, according to U.S. President Donald ...

How TrumpAmassed Power in Battling the Coronavirus Pandemic

WASHINGTON - In a matter of weeks, U.S. President Donald Trump has assumed extraordinary power and influence at a time ...

Trump Optimistic on COVID-19 Recovery

WASHINGTON - Hours after the United States saw the deadliest day in the fight against the coronavirus, U.S. President Donald ...

Titan Airways flight evacuates 330 British nationals stranded in Goa

Panaji (Goa) [India], April 9 (ANI): A special flight of Titan Airways carrying 330 stranded British nationals, including 312 adults ...

Trump attacks WHO over criticism of US approach to COVID-19

Washington D.C. [US], April 9 (ANI): US President Donald Trump on Wednesday (local time) stepped up attack on World Health ...

Namajunas reportedly withdraws from UFC 249

Ex-UFC women's strawweight champ Rose Namajunas withdrew from a spot in the scheduled co-main event of UFC 249, multiple media ...

NFL notebook: Brady talks Patriots departure

Tom Brady realized before the start of last season that it likely was his last ride in New England. "I ...

Watchdog Blames Syria For Chemical Weapons Attacks

The global chemical weapons watchdog has for the first time directly blamed the Syrian government for three chlorine and sarin ...

Interview: ?I Don?t Know What I?ll Do Next Since I?ve Returned Home?

Sandha Maung, 18, is one of the tens of thousands of Myanmar migrant workers who have returned from Thailand in ...

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Wall Street rallies on hopes Covid-19 is peaking

NEW YORK, New York - It was a positive day for Wall Street on Wednesday as sentiment towards a peaking ...

Saudis jump aboard Carnival cruises, picks up 8.2% stake

MIAMI, Florida - Saudi Arabia is investing hundreds of millions of dollars in the global cruising industry.The Saudi sovereign wealth ...

German institute creates app to self-test for coronavirus

BERLIN, Germany - German citizens will now be able to use a special app on their smartphones, smartwatches or fitness ...

McConnell wants more funds beyond $2.2 trillion, for small business

WASHINGTON, DC - In a rare move, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell Republican majority leader says he will attempt to ...

Insurance companies in India commit to coronavirus payouts

MUMBAI, India - The Life Insurance Council in India has announced that all life insurers, both public and private, are ...

Fruit and vegetable markets in Europe left scrambling for business

Picture a traditional English summer. For many, Wimbledon and strawberries come to mind.Since 1877, the lawn tennis tournament at Wimbledon, ...

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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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