Sun, 20 Oct 2019

Low-carbon future vital for combating climate change in Asia-Pacific

HUNAN, China - Countries in Asia and the Pacific must adopt more effective and innovative low-carbon policies and technologies to ...

Thomas blows three-stroke CJ Cup lead in crazy 18th hole swing

Jeju - Justin Thomas saw a three-stroke advantage disappear in a crazy final-hole swing Saturday as Danny Lee grabbed a ...

Trade wars to impact flow of capital, goods and services: Sitharaman

Washington D.C. [USA], Oct 19 (ANI): Increased trade integration, geopolitical uncertainties, and high accumulated debt levels necessitate strong global coordination, ...

Singapore pile on sports misery for Scotland

Dubai - Scotland's sporting October suffered another setback on Friday when their cricket team slumped to defeat at the hands ...

Ritchie takes Selborne lead ahead of final round

Pennington - JC Ritchie shrugged off an indifferent start to the second round of the Vodacom Origins of Golf at ...

Waqar Younis to hold bowlers camp in Lahore

Lahore [Pakistan], Oct 18 (ANI): Ahead of Australia tour, Pakistan's bowling coach Waqar Younis will hold a bowlers camp at ...

Team Rubicon Australia shares disaster response expertise in CAR

LA TRINIDAD Benguet, Oct. 18 (PIA) - - Team Rubicon Australia, in partnership with the Office of Civil Defense(OCD) and ...

Extinction Rebellion's commuter and science critics are missing the point

Extinction Rebellion is making people angry. After weeks of disrupting drivers in central London, protesters from the climate change activist ...

Evolution tells us we might be the only intelligent life in the universe

Are we alone in the universe? It comes down to whether intelligence is a probable outcome of natural selection, or ...

Pakistan sack Sarfaraz as Twenty20, Test skipper

Lahore - Pakistan sacked Sarfaraz Ahmed from his post as Twenty20 and Test skipper on Friday, a week after he ...

Champion Marquez begins 2020 build-up in Japan

Motegi - With his sixth MotoGP world title already secured, Marc Marquez will head into this weekend's Japanese race already ...

T20 World Cup 2020 is big focus: Virat Kohli

Dubai [UAE], Oct 18 (ANI): As the ICC Men's T20 World Cup 2020 is one year away, India skipper Virat ...

Sarfaraz Ahmed sacked as Pakistan Test and T20I skipper

Karachi [Pakistan], Oct 18 (ANI): Sarfaraz Ahmed has been sacked as Pakistan's Test and T20I skipper. "It has been an ...

Pound drops as Johnson faces battle to pass Brexit bill

Sterling fell on Friday as investors fret over Boris Johnson's chances of pushing his Brexit deal through parliament, while Asian ...

Fat accumulates in the lungs of overweight and obese people: Study

Washington D.C. [USA], Oct 18 (ANI): A recent study found that fat accumulates in the airway walls within the lungs ...

Mateship and Bayanihan, a tale of alliance between Australia and PH

There is a "word" in the Australian language, which is very close to the meaning of the Filipino term--bayanihan.The term ...

Sydney's 9,189 'sister politicians' who petitioned Queen Victoria

One spring morning in 1850, over 8,000 Sydneysiders marched through town to protest the resumption of transportation - the act ...

Penny Whetton: A pioneering climate scientist skilled in the art of life

Last month we lost Dr Penny Whetton - one of the world's most respected climate scientists and a brilliant mentor ...

'Mass slaughter' of Australian racehorses rocks industry

Sydney - Australia's thoroughbred industry was reeling on Friday after an investigation revealed the mass, and sometimes inhumane, killing of ...

China's Quarterly Economic Growth Slows to 26-Year Low

BEIJING - China's economic growth slowed to a 26-year low in the latest quarter amid a tariff war with Washington, ...

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Shelling and clashes in northern Syria continue despite ceasefire

NORTHEASTERN SYRIA - Shelling and clashes in northern Syria on the border with Turkey continue to cause hundreds of people ...

Explosion targets worshippers at Mosque near Jalalabad in Afghanistan

JALALABAD, Afghanistan - Dozens of worshippers have been killed and scores more wounded Friday in an explosion at a mosque ...

Deaths mount in north Syria in midst of confusion over ceasefire

NORTHEAST SYRIA - A total of sixty-four Syrian rebels fighting alongside Turkish forces have been killed in the offensive which ...

Venezuelans win seat on Human Rights Council despite U.S. opposition

NEW YORK, New York - Despite fierce opposition by the United States, Venezuela won a seat on the UN Human ...

Astonishing victory for Johnson as he agrees Brexit deal with EU

LONDON, UK - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Thursday has stunned the UK and the world with an announcement ...

Ecuador's Moreno Scraps Fuel Subsidy Cuts in Big Win for Indigenous G

QUITO - Ecuadorean President Lenin Moreno on Monday officially scrapped his own law to cut expensive fuel subsidies after days ...

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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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