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U.S. ICE agents begin rounding up illegal immigrants

Nationwide raids across the United States, aimed at rounding up 2,000 immigrants in the country illegally for possible deportation got ...

Briefing: The outlook for Libya's migrant detention centres

More than two weeks after an airstrike on a migrant detention centre in Libya's capital left at least 53 people ...

Philippine Leader Lays Down Challenge to US Over South China Sea

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte challenged the United States to send a naval fleet to the archipelago under a mutual defense ...

Cambodia ?Black Lists? Six EU Lawmakers for Supporting CNRP

The government of Cambodia this week placed six EU parliamentarians on a list to be refused visas to enter the ...

US Cuts Turkey Out of F-35 Fighter Jet Program

PENTAGON - The United States is officially removing Turkey from its F-35 stealth fighter jet program after Ankara accepted the ...

U.S. Removing NATO Ally Turkey From Stealth Fighter Jet Program

The United States has said that Turkey can no longer be part of the American F-35 stealth fighter jet program ...

Myanmar Military Denounces New US Travel Restrictions on Top Brass

Myanmar's armed forces on Wednesday denounced a decision by the United States to slap travel restrictions on the country's top ...

Google 'backing out? of China partnerships, US senator says

Google's chief executive officer told US Senator Mark Warner that the company has ended some partnerships in China, the lawmaker ...

Trump, Condemned for 'Racist' Comments, Hits Campaign Trail

U.S. President Donald Trump heads to a campaign rally in North Carolina Wednesday night, promising to continue to talk about ...

Six Early Rain Church Members Flee to Taiwan, Apply For US Asylum

Six members of the Early Rain Covenant Church that was recently raided by authorities in the southwestern Chinese province of ...

Google officially closes controversial Dragonfly project

California [USA], July 17 (ANI): Google's controversial Dragonfly project, aimed at launching a search engine customised for China, has been ...

Woman in infamous R. Kelly tape cooperating with prosecutors

Washington D.C. [USA], July 17 (ANI): The woman who appeared with singer R. Kelly in the video at the centre ...

Moscow Court Extends Pretrial Detention Of 24 Ukrainian Sailors

A Moscow court has prolonged by three months the pretrial detention of 24 Ukrainian sailors detained by Russian forces along ...

Portugal Suspends Issuing Visas For Iranian Nationals

Portugal's Foreign Ministry says it has suspended issuing entry visas for Iranian nationals while it upgrades security at its consulate ...

Rahm would 'love' to follow in Seve's champion shoes

Portrush - 'If home crowds can't help you, nothing can', says McIlroyRahm also won the 2017 Irish Open at Portstewart, ...

Drug kingpin El Chapo sentenced to life in US prison

Once one of the world's most powerful and notorious criminals, Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman was jailed for ...

Bok team: Danger it could run out of puff

Cape Town - The good thing about the experimental Springbok team named on Wednesday for their opening Test of the ...

Gardner Had Good News for Colorado. But Trump Had Tweets.

Colorado Sen. Cory Gardner had reeled in a big political fish.A major government agency, the Bureau of Land Management, was ...

Marijuana use may not help parents relax

Washington D.C. [USA], July 17 (ANI): Using pot may not make you a more calm and relaxed parent, recent findings ...

Taliban Close Afghan Health Facilities Run by Swedish Group

KABUL, AFGHANISTAN - The Taliban forced a Swedish non-profit group to close 42 health facilities it runs in eastern Afghanistan, ...

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Stocks across the board in U.S. lose ground as trade tensions bite

NEW YORK, New York - A major fall in the rail freight giant CSX Corp and continuing trade tensions weighed ...

FBI seeks public help in identifying domestic terrorists

WASHINGTON, DC - A list of nearly four dozen observable behavioral signs that someone might be planning to commit an ...

National Broadband Ireland and government yet to finalise contract

DUBLIN, Ireland - The Irish government on Wednesday outlined the progress being made towards finalising the contract for the National ...

Sterling slides to 27-month low, Asian markets quiet

SYDNEY, Australia - The British pound fell to a more than two-year low on Wednesday amidst burgeoning concerns about Brexit, ...

New York State bans sale of cigarettes to under-age smokers

NEW YORK, New York - A state bill to ban sales of cigarettes to under 21 year-olds was signed by ...

Stocks slide on Wall St as buyers evaporate

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks in the U.S. were patchy and weak on Tuesday with no news to drive ...

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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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