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Nearly 3 million travellers passed through Dublin Airport last month

DUBLIN, Ireland - Nearly three million people transited through Dublin Airport last month, a 3% increase on the same month ...

A primary way to lower global emissions

Cap and Trade Is Supposed to Solve Climate Change, but Oil and Gas Company Emissions Are UpProPublica is a Pulitzer ...

U.S. stocks make major gains as world markets rally

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks were generally stronger globally on Friday as prospects brightened for a trade deal between ...

Asian Development Bank president meets top leaders in Kazakhstan

NUR-SULTAN, Kazakhstan - Asian Development Bank (ADB) President Takehiko Nakao, at a meeting with Kazakhstan's President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev on Friday, ...

Broad advance in stocks recorded in Asia

SYDNEY, Australia - Stock markets across Asia rose on Friday.The Nikkei 225 jumped 170.61 points or 0.74% to 23,312.16.The Australian ...

Lower energy prices keeping lid on inflation, says Powell

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Federal Reserve remains upbeat about the American economy citing favorable consumer confidence, a strong jobs ...

Little action on Wall Street as investors move to sidelines

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were treading water on Thursday, with investors and traders unwilling to commit to ...

Countries in Central and West Asia re-commit to CAREC 2030

TASHKENT, Uzbekistan - Ministers and senior government officials from 11 countries in Central and West Asia gathered in the Uzbek ...

Iran Government Fuel Price Hike Sparks 2nd Day of Violent Protests

CAIRO - Iranian protesters are on the streets in dozens of towns and cities across the country as anger spreads ...

Xi Warning May Prompt Harsher Crackdown in Hong Kong, Analysts Say

The Hong Kong government is probably considering measures to strengthen its crackdown on anti-government protesters after Chinese President Xi Jinping ...

Several DDCA members resign after president Rajat Sharma's exit

New Delhi [India], Nov 16 (ANI): Soon after the resignation of Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA) President Rajat Sharma, ...

Gaurs Group sells 1200 unit worth 500 crores during festive season

New Delhi (India) Nov 16 (ANI/NewsVoir): Gaurs Group, one of the leading names in the real estate sector in the ...

Hong Kong May Be Considering Emergency Measures to EndUnrest

The Hong Kong government is probably considering measures to strengthen its crackdown on anti-government protesters after Chinese President Xi Jinping ...

Congress slams Suresh Angadi over his statement on economic slowdown

New Delhi [India], Nov 16 (ANI): The Congress party on Saturday criticised Minister of State for Railways, Suresh Angadi for ...

Iran's Sudden Gas Price Hike Sparks Street Protests in 5 Cities

Iran's abrupt decision to raise gasoline prices as its economy worsens under U.S. sanctions and domestic corruption has angered many ...

Last Survivor of the Hindenburg Disaster Dies at Age 90

CONCORD, N.H. - The last survivor of the Hindenburg disaster, Werner Gustav Doehner, who suffered severe burns to his face, ...

NRA Tax Filing: Embattled CEO Earned About $2 Million in 2018

The National Rifle Association's embattled top executive earned about $2 million last year at a time when the gun rights ...

Outrage In Iran Over Hike In Gas Prices As Economic Woes Worsen

Iranians are blasting their government for rationing gas and greatly increasing its price, with many concerned that the move will ...

Not joining RCEP a mistake by India, says Chinese professor

New Delhi [India], Nov 15 (ANI): India's decision of not joining Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership was a mistake, a Chinese ...

Kaap Agri's shares rocket following trading update

Despite a slower recovery from the drought and a "stressed" consumer environment, agricultural retailer Kaap Agri expects headline earnings to ...

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Blacks in South Africa bearing brunt of unemployment, stats show

PRETORIA, South Africa - Statistics South Africa's latest report, released in Pretoria on Thursday, reveals glaring inequalities in South African ...

Ferial Haffajee: Iqbal Surve and how not to lead

Iqbal Surve was somebody I looked up to. As part of the inaugural Africa Leadership Initiative fellowship, of which I ...

O'Shea resigns as Italy coach

Milan - Conor O'Shea has resigned from his role as Italy head coach with immediate effect, the Italian rugby federation ...

EXTRACT | Balance of Power: The day Ramaphosa confronted Moyane

Tom Moyane, the man whom Jacob Zuma had appointed head of the South African Revenue Service (Sars), was invited one ...

Why South Sudan's attempts at peace continue to fail

South Sudan's five-year conflict has killed nearly 400,000 people, created more than 4 million refugees and displaced 1.8 million inside ...

African multinationals bring home much more than profits

Often when companies take their operations abroad, a practice referred to as internationalisation, the main intention of the owners or ...

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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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