Tue, 26 Mar 2019

African cyclone victims facing water, sanitation and hygiene crisis

SOUTHERN AFRICA - Efforts are continuing to reach all victims of Cyclone Idai in southern Africa where a senior relief ...

AG concludes no evidence to support obstruction charge against Trump

WASHINGTON DC - In a sprawling investigation spanning nearly two years, Special Counsel Robert Mueller examined two burning questions: Did President ...

UN chief shocked and outraged at mass killing in Mali

BAMAKO, Mali - 134 civilians, including women and children, are now confirmed dead in Saturday morning's deadly attack in the ...

Three Arab nations scold Israel over Jerusalem

CAIRO, Egypt - Two of Israel's allies, and the only Arab nations to have diplomatic ties with the Jewish state, ...

Russia sending soldiers to Venezuela

CARACAS, Venezuela - Russian soldiers and a defence official have arrived in Venezuela Two Russian air force planes took off ...

Coup leader to cement power in new Thai government

BANGKOK, Thailand - In the first election in the country, since the military-back coup in 2014, 52 million Thais were ...

Frustrations over Brexit spill over into London streets

LONDON, UK - Hundreds of thousands of people demanding another referendum on leaving the European Union have marched in central ...

Cricketers halt game to let chopper land

RICHMOND, Western Sydney, NSW, Australia - A cricket game at Panthers North Richmond had to be stopped on Saturday because ...

Children taking heat from Gaza protests

GAZA - Rami Dababish was trying to help the wounded when he found himself facing a thick cloud of tear ...

Mueller report handed over on Friday

WASHINGTON DC - For months across the United States, lawmakers, activists, journalists, average Americans, and most of all, President Donald ...

Trump tightens screws on Venezuelan president Maduro

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump has lashed out again at Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, while the U.S. treasury ...

War in Afghanistan claims lives of 2 U.S. troops

KABUL, Afghanistan - Two U.S. soldiers have been killed in war-torn Afghanistan during an operation, an official statement said Friday. ...

Farooq Abdullah slams govt over air strike, Ram temple

Vijaywada (Andhra Pradesh) [India], Mar 26 (ANI): National Conference leader Farooq Abdulla on Monday questioned the BJP led Central government ...

Palestinians Report Cease-Fire in Gaza After Day of Violence

Palestinian officials say Israel and Hamas have agreed to an Egyptian-mediated cease-fire, after a day of fighting in which Palestinians ...

EU urges Israel and Gaza to de-esclate

Belgium [Europe], Mar 26 (ANI): European Union on Monday (local time) asked Israel and Gaza Strip to exercise "maximum restraint" ...

Interview: The Government Army's Persecution Is Making us Stronger

Hostilities between the Arakan Army (AA), a Buddhist Rakhine military fighting for autonomy in western Myanmars Rakhine state, and the ...

Chances of UN Banning Killer Robots Looking Increasingly Remote

GENEVA - The Campaign to Stop Killer Robots warns chances of achieving a U.N. treaty banning the development, production and ...

New Solar Cells Developed to Be Installed on Handbags

Researchers at Amir Kabir University of Technology in Tehran have managed to design laser-based polymeric solar cells that can be ...

UN Launches $282 Million Appeal for Mozambique Cyclone Relief

The top U.N. aid chief says the United Nations is appealing for $282 million to help the victims of Cyclone ...

Militia Head Refutes his Group Responsible for Mali Massacre

BAMAKO, MALI - The head of an ethnic Dogon militia blamed for a massacre in central Mali denied Monday that ...

News RELEASES

Publish news of your business, community or sports group, personnel appointments, major event and more by submitting a news release to Illinois Intelligencer.

More Information

International

Section
White House scrambles to catch up with president's tweets

As with other Trump impulses, such as his sudden order in December to withdraw all US troops from Syria , ...

African cyclone victims facing water, sanitation and hygiene crisis

SOUTHERN AFRICA - Efforts are continuing to reach all victims of Cyclone Idai in southern Africa where a senior relief ...

AG concludes no evidence to support obstruction charge against Trump

WASHINGTON DC - In a sprawling investigation spanning nearly two years, Special Counsel Robert Mueller examined two burning questions: Did President ...

UN chief shocked and outraged at mass killing in Mali

BAMAKO, Mali - 134 civilians, including women and children, are now confirmed dead in Saturday morning's deadly attack in the ...

Three Arab nations scold Israel over Jerusalem

CAIRO, Egypt - Two of Israel's allies, and the only Arab nations to have diplomatic ties with the Jewish state, ...

Russia sending soldiers to Venezuela

CARACAS, Venezuela - Russian soldiers and a defence official have arrived in Venezuela Two Russian air force planes took off ...

Movie Review

Featured story

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 ...

Read More