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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, ...

Coronavirus vaccines are moving towards clinical trials

New York [USA], April 9 (ANI): Just three months after the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic, several biotech companies in ...

Russian-U.S. Crew Blasts Off For International Space Station

A U.S. astronaut and two Russian cosmonauts has blasted off for the International Space Station (ISS) from the Russian-operated Baikonur ...

20 quickfire questions with ... Deshun Deysel

Sport24 and Laureus Sport for Good South Africa have teamed up during the lockdown and asked their ambassadors to answer ...

Coronavirus lockdown | Bok coaches in regular virtual contact

Despite the national lockdown due to the coronavirus, the Springbok coaching staff are hard at work for the international season.Assistant ...

Coronavirus Threatens Greek Tourism

ATHENS, GREECE - After a brutal 10-year financial crisis, Greece was on course to a promising rebound. Businesses and exports ...

S. Cotabato's 3rd COVID case clinically recovered

KORONADAL CITY, South Cotabato. Apr. 9 (PIA) - South Cotabato has recorded its third COVID positive case but health officials ...

US coronavirus deaths now second-highest after Italy

PanARMENIAN.Net - Deaths due to the novel coronavirus topped 14,800 in the United States on Thursday, April 9 and are ...

Chess players contribute to PM-CARES Funds through online tournament

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], April 9 (ANI): Several chess players from across the country devised a unique way to promote their ...

In the wake of Eskom scandal, two Deloitte directors resign

While the world is focused on the coronavirus pandemic, Deloitte has been making major changes to senior management.Last month, Deloitte ...

Wozniacki confirms postponement of Serena showdown

Caroline Wozniacki has revealed her final match against close friend Serena Williams has been postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic.Former ...

Saudi-Led Coalition Adopts Coronavirus Cease-Fire in Yemen

The Saudi-led coalition that has been fighting Houthi rebels in Yemen for five years declared a two-week cease-fire starting Thursday ...

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20 quickfire questions with ... Deshun Deysel

Sport24 and Laureus Sport for Good South Africa have teamed up during the lockdown and asked their ambassadors to answer ...

Death of SA spinner who aided Oz series win

Leg-spinner Jackie du Preez, who played in the last two Tests of South Africa's 1966/67 home series triumph over Australia, ...

In the wake of Eskom scandal, two Deloitte directors resign

While the world is focused on the coronavirus pandemic, Deloitte has been making major changes to senior management.Last month, Deloitte ...

Etzebeth: Nienaber the players' choice for Bok coach

Springbok lock Eben Etzebeth says Jacques Nienaber was a popular choice as new head coach among the players.Nienaber, previously the ...

South Sudan's Porous Borders Reduce COVID-19 Protective Measures

YEI, SOUTH SUDAN - Community leaders in South Sudan's Central Equatoria state say the government is undermining its own coronavirus ...

Trump Optimistic on COVID-19 Recovery

WASHINGTON - Hours after the United States saw the deadliest day in the fight against the coronavirus, U.S. President Donald ...

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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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