President Donald Trump is considering broad tariffs on imports from China and an announcement could come as soon as next week. Industry groups and some lawmakers are scrambling to prevent a new front in ...
Facebook suspended Cambridge Analytica, a data-analysis firm that worked for President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign, over allegations that it held onto improperly obtained user data after telling Facebook it had deleted the information.
DETROIT (AP) — Air bags in some Hyundai and Kia cars failed to inflate in crashes and four people are dead. Now the U.S. government's road safety agency wants to know why.
Puebla (Mexico), March 17 (IANS) Argentine striker Julio Cesar Furch scored in the 79th minute to give first-placed Santos Laguna a 1-0 victory over Puebla at the Mexican football league's Clausura championship. With the win, Santos has 26 points and provisionally leads second-placed America by
Madrid, March 17 (IANS) Spanish football giants Real Madrid's full squad took part in the final training session on Saturday ahead of their La Liga home game against Girona. After missing a few sessions earlier in the week, Gareth Bale and Luka Modric took part in the team training for the second
Nepal's newly elected Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has split the ministries and inducted 15 new ministers in Kathmandu on Friday. This move comes after Oli garnered the majority in vote of confidence held in the Parliament. In the latest Cabinet expansion move, six lawmakers from the Communist Party
Madrid, March 17 (IANS) Real Madrid's French coach Zinedine Zidane on Saturday said he would rather not face his former football team after having drawn Serie A side Juventus for the UEFA Champions League quarter-finals. Juventus is scheduled to host Real Madrid on April 3, while the second leg
Colombo, March 17 (IANS) On the eve of the Nidahas Trophy T20 tri-series final against Bangladesh here, veteran India wicketkeeper-batsman Dinesh Karthik on Saturday refused to take the opponents lightly despite the men-in-blue starting as clear favourites. "As a team they (Bangladesh) are known
Athens, March 17 (IANS) At least 15 people, including five children, drowned on Saturday after a boat carrying refugees and migrants from Turkey to Greece sank off the coast of Agathonissi island in the Aegean Sea, the Greek Coast Guard said. Coast Guard vessels and helicopters were searching for more
A senior Iranian security official has called for dialogue between factions in Yemen to end the conflict there, Iranian state media reported on Saturday. Ali Shamkhani, the secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council, made the comment during a meeting with Oman’s foreign minister, Yusuf bin
ARE, Sweden (AP) — Overall champions Mikaela Shiffrin and Marcel Hirscher dominated the penultimate World Cup races of the season on Saturday.
Cairo, March 17 (IANS/WAM) Arab Parliament President Meshal Al-Selmi has called for an immediate halt to the continued bombing in rebel-held Eastern Ghouta on the outskirts of Damascus and in the rest of Syria. In an urgent cable sent to UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday, Al-Selmi said
Geneva, March 17 (IANS/WAM) The UN has appealed for $951 million to meet the needs of nearly 900,000 Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh. "We are talking about truly critical needs here both on the part of the Bangladeshi communities who have so generously opened their doors and of a stateless and
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Gaza's Hamas rulers have shut the offices of a Qatari-Palestinian cellular provider in connection with its investigation into an explosion that targeted the visiting Palestinian prime minister.
Tens of thousands of elderly Spaniards rallied across the country Saturday to demand an increase in public pension payouts. Unions and retiree groups called for protests in over 100 cities and towns across ...
A threatening letter containing a bullet has been sent to the Greek foreign minister, who is engaged in talks with Macedonia on a long-running name dispute, police said. Nikos Kotzias has received other threatening letters and calls in recent months. "The new envelope ... contained a bullet
Australia's governing Liberal party has won a tight regional election in South Australia, a victory that could deal a blow to national renewable energy plans. Saturday's poll pitted the conservative Liberals against the state's ruling centre-left Labor party, while independent Nick Xenophon
Athens, March 17 (IANS) Greek Foreign Affairs Minister Nikos Kotzias has received an envelope containing a bullet and a threatening letter over the ongoing negotiations to settle the name dispute with Macedonia, officials said on Saturday. The envelope was sent to the Ministry earlier this week while
Fifteen people, including at least five children, drowned on Saturday when the small boat they were travelling on capsized in the Aegean Sea, Greek coast guard officials said. "At least four more (migrants) were unaccounted (for)," a coast guard official told Reuters. Saturday's incident
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean President Moon Jae-in has always wanted to lead the diplomacy aimed at ending the North Korean nuclear crisis, even as he was overshadowed in his first year in office by a belligerent standoff between Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un. Moon now has his wish granted as
BALI, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia's normally bustling Bali has shut down social media, closed the airport and shuttered all shops for a Day of Silence that marks New Year on the predominantly Hindu resort island.
Manila, March 17 (IANS) Ten people were killed after a small plane crashed into a house in northern Philippines on Saturday, authorities said. Police said the five people aboard the six-seater twin-engined Piper PA-23 Apache plane were killed along with five other people, including three minors, inside