Fri, 24 May 2019

'American Taliban' Lindh Released From Prison After 17 Years

A California man who was captured fighting for the Taliban in Afghanistan in November 2001 has been released from prison, ...

Recent attempts at reparations show that World War II is not over

World War II ended in 1945.But the world has never stopped debating its legacy and how to make restitution for ...

US House intel panel delays subpoena against Barr after DOJ offer

The Democratic chairperson of the United States House Intelligence Committee said he would hold off enforcing a subpoena against Attorney ...

Who Is 'American Taliban' John Walker Lindh

John Walker Lindh, who has been in a U.S. federal prison since he was captured by American troops in 2001 ...

'American Taliban' Released After 17 Years in Federal Prison

WASHINGTON - An American man, convicted of providing support to the Taliban, has been released from prison.John Walker Lindh, known ...

The Constitution dictates that impeachment must not be partisan

Barely two decades since the impeachment of Bill Clinton, the people of the United States again are confronting the possibility ...

Walmart sends veteran to fix struggling South Africa business

Massmart Holdings [JSE:MSM] fell the most in three months as the troubled SA retail chain warned on profit and majority ...

Iran Says No Negotiation with US Unless It's Treated Fairly

The spokesman for Iran's Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) says the Islamic Republic won't sit down for any negotiations unless ...

PSG's Al-Khelaifi charged in Qatar athletics graft probe

Paris - Paris Saint-Germain chief Nasser Al-Khelaifi was on Thursday charged with corruption in the bidding process for this year's ...

Canada's Oil-Rich Alberta Takes a Step to Repeal Carbon Tax

CALGARY, ALBERTA - Canada's main crude-producing province, Alberta, introduced a bill to repeal the provincial carbon tax Wednesday, setting up ...

Pakistan Tests Nuclear-Capable Ballistic Missile

ISLAMABAD - Pakistan says it has successfully conducted a "training launch" of a ballistic missile capable of carrying both nuclear ...

Iranians Ready to Negotiate, but Not under Pressure: Omani FM

Oman's Foreign Minister Yusuf Bin Alawi says he learned from his recent visit to Tehran that the Islamic Republic is ...

Blitzboks wish Proteas well ahead of CWC

Cape Town - The Blitzboks have shown their support for the Proteas ahead of next week's Cricket World Cup in ...

Sarri doesn't want Eden Hazard to leave Chelsea

Leeds [UK], May 23 (ANI): Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri has expressed his desire of keeping Eden Hazard to the club, ...

'American Taliban' Lindh To Be Released From Prison After 17 Years

American John Walker Lindh, who was captured fighting for the Taliban in Afghanistan in November 2001, is due to be ...

FIFA shelves plans for 48-team 2022 SWC in blow to Bafana

Lausanne - FIFA shelved a proposed expansion of the 2022 Soccer World Cup in Qatar to 48 teams on Wednesday, ...

Study: Children of Opioid Users More Likely to Attempt Suicide

The U.S. opioid crisis is taking a toll on children of users as a study published on Wednesday showed they ...

FAA Chief Has No Timetable for Boeing 737 MAX Approval

FORT WORTH, TEXAS - The acting head of the Federal Aviation Administration said on Wednesday he does not have a ...

'American Taliban' Lindh To Be Released After 17 Years

American John Walker Lindh, who was captured fighting for the Taliban in Afghanistan in November 2001, is due to be ...

US aviation regulator says Boeing hasn't submitted 737 MAX fix

The US's aviation regulator has still not received Boeing's proposed fix for its 737 MAX aircraft, which have been grounded ...

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India Poll - Modi wins a majority of seats

NEW DELHI/KOLKATA, India - Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Hindu-nationalist party scored a historic victory in India's general election, his foreign ...

Pentagon wants reports on unidentified flying objects

U.S. Navy pilots and sailors won't be considered crazy for reporting unidentified flying objects, under new rules meant to encourage them ...

Hamas and UNRWA to blame for plight of Gazans, Greenblatt tells UNSC

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. President Donald Trump's Special Envoy to the Middle East and one of two Chief ...

Major casualties after Indonesian election protests turn violent

JAKARTA, Indonesia - Six people lost their lives while more than 200 suffered injuries after mobs clashed with security forces ...

Disabled Australians preyed on, defrauded of millions

SYDNEY, Australia - A massive fraud involving millions of dollars has been uncovered in Australia's largest city, resulting in the ...

No democracy in sight in Thailand, five years after coup

BANGKOK, THailand - Since Thailand's military seized power on May 22, 2014, the country has faced unending repression of fundamental ...

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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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