Tue, 26 Mar 2019

Venezuelan government-owned BANDES bank banned by U.S. treasury

WASHINGTON DC - The U.S. treasury has imposed sanctions on the government-owned and controlled Venzuelan bank, Banco de Desarrollo Economico ...

Trump tightens screws on Venezuelan president Maduro

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump has lashed out again at Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, while the U.S. treasury ...

Blackout Hits Much of Venezuela, Including Caracas; Second in Month

CARACAS, VENEZUELA - Lights went out across much of Venezuela including many areas of the capital city of Caracas on ...

Brazilian Judge Orders Release of Former President Temer

RIO DE JANEIRO - A Brazilian federal judge on Monday ordered the release of former President Michel Temer from jail, ...

Pompeo Cautions Russia Over Reports Of Military Mission In Venezuela

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has told Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov that Moscow's dispatch of military personnel to ...

Neymar PSG extension more likely than Madrid switch - father

Paris - Neymar's agent and father poured cold water over speculation the world's most expensive footballer was mulling a transfer ...

Many Still Missing 2 Months After Brazil Dam Collapse

RIO DE JANEIRO - Firefighters in Brazil are still looking for 93 people who remain missing two months after a ...

Recaptured Italian Former Militant Battisti Admits 1970s Murders

ROME - Former communist militant Cesare Battisti has admitted four murders carried out in the 1970s, weeks after being jailed ...

President Kovind arrives in Croatia, first leg of 3 country visit

Zagreb [Croatia], March 25 (ANI): President Ram Nath Kovind on Monday arrived in Zagreb, Croatia during the first leg of ...

Russia Lands Two Air Force Planes In Venezuela, Official Says

A Venezuelan official has told the Associated Press that two Russian Air Force planes arrived in Caracas over the weekend ...

President Kovind embarks on state visit to Croatia, Bolivia and Chile

New Delhi [India], Mar 25 (ANI): President Ram Nath Kovind on Monday embarked on a state visit to Croatia, Bolivia ...

Djokovic survives scare to advance in Miami

Miami - Novak Djokovic remains on course for a record seventh Miami Open title, but the world number one was ...

Ricky Skerritt replaces Dave Cameron as CWI president

Antigua [West Indies], Mar 25 (ANI): Former West Indies senior team manager Ricky Skerritt has replaced Dave Cameron as the ...

Huawei exec had a penchant for Apple products, it seems

The chief financial officer of Huawei Technologies appears to have had a penchant for products by Apple, one of the ...

Credentials of 14 Venezuelan diplomats revoked by Panama

Panama City [Panama], Mar 24 (ANI): Panama, on Saturday (local time), revoked the credentials of 14 Venezuelan diplomats who were ...

Authorities fear another dam collapse in Brazil

Minas Gerais [Brazil], Mar 24 (ANI): Risks of another collapse of a Vale-owned dam are high at the Barao de ...

Brazil denied victory by determined Panama

Porto - Brazil were held to a 1-1 draw against Panama in an international friendly played at Porto's Dragao Stadium ...

INSIDE LABOUR: Democratic lessons to be learned

As we coast uncomfortably towards the May 8 election, accompanied by rolling blackouts and with commissions delving ever deeper into ...

Djokovic dominates Tomic to advance in Miami

Miami - Novak Djokovic put his Indian Wells disappointment behind him on Friday night at the ATP and WTA Miami ...

Could Venezuela Crisis End Hezbollah's Presence There

As the political and humanitarian tumult in Venezuela unfolds, analysts say illicit activities by Lebanese militant group Hezbollah in the ...

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EU steps up preparedness for no-deal Brexit

BRUSSELS, Belgium - With UK Prime Minister Theresa May conceding a third vote in the House of Commons is increasingly ...

U.S. stocks gather dust on Monday

NEW YORK, New York - Wall Street settled down on Monday as political stability returned to the capital, with the ...

Maghaberry gov. gets Butler Trust’s Prize for Outstanding Achievement

CO. ANTRIM, Northern Ireland - A Senior Governor at Maghaberry Prison has been presented with the highest award in the ...

Tokyo market leads Asian stocks down

SYDNEY, Australia - A major break-down occurred on Asian stock markets on Monday, in a shock start to the week. ...

ATM stolen in early hours of Sunday morning in Co. Fermanagh

CO.  FERMANAGH, Northern Ireland - Yet another ATM machine has been stolen using a digger, which was also stolen and ...

Indian leader promotes maritime economic activities

PANAJI, Goa, India - India's Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday called for fully tapping the enormous potential of ...

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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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