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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, ...

Boris Johnson hospitalised after coronavirus symptoms persist

LONDON, UK - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been admitted to intensive care at St Thomas' Hospital in London ...

A Tiger at New York's Bronx Zoo tests positive for coronavirus

NEW YORK, New York - A tiger housed at the Bronx Zoo in New York has tested positive for coronavirus, ...

In Global Life and Death Struggle, Democracy Changes Course

Outside wartime nothing like it as ever been seen before in modern Western history. The lockdowns by democratic states with ...

No need to politicize COVID-19: UN health agency chief

Responding to criticism levelled on Tuesday at the agency, Tedros Adhenom Ghebreyesus said, emphasizing that "my short message is, please ...

COVID-19 Diaries: Confinement Threatens Our Careers as Women

OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA - Over the past few weeks, like most people, I have been sheltering in place. I'm in Oakland, ...

Boucher: It would be 'stupid' to lose Kallis, Harris expertise

Proteas coach Mark Boucher believes it would be "stupid" to lose the services of Jacques Kallis and Paul Harris to ...

Ethiopian Airlines Loses $550 Million, But Believes It Can Survive

ADDIS ABABA - Africa's biggest airline, Ethiopian Airlines, has lost more than half-a-billion dollars since January because of the coronavirus ...

Hunger hits half-a-million more Zimbabweans

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) said on Wednesday that hundreds of thousands more people had slipped into the ...

Valorant closed beta breaks Twitch streaming marks

Valorant is off to a record-setting start on Twitch. The closed beta product from Riot Games opened by setting records ...

How crime is closely linked to Al-Shabaab's survival strategy

Most terrorist groups fold within three or so years of their first attack. Yet al-Shabaab is closing in on its ...

COVID-19 tax relief: a snapshot of what's out there

Across the globe, many governments have been forced to lockdown their countries in an attempt to curb the spread of ...

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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 ...

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 ...

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, ...

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, ...

In Global Life and Death Struggle, Democracy Changes Course

Outside wartime nothing like it as ever been seen before in modern Western history. The lockdowns by democratic states with ...

Ethiopian Airlines Loses $550 Million, But Believes It Can Survive

ADDIS ABABA - Africa's biggest airline, Ethiopian Airlines, has lost more than half-a-billion dollars since January because of the coronavirus ...

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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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