Wed, 21 Oct 2020

Irish exports rise 7% to 108 billion euros in first 8 months of year

DUBLIN, Ireland, Oct. 16 (Xinhua) -- Ireland is set for another year of record-high goods exports in 2020 due to ...

Coronavirus watch updates, Oct. 21

A man drinks coffee outside a cafe in Santiago, Chile, Sept. 22, 2020. (Photo by Jorge Villegas/Xinhua)- New cases decline ...

Vikin.gg, Nigma, Na'Vi make ESL One Germany playoffs

Vikin.gg came from behind to edge Ninjas in Pyjamas 2-1 on Tuesday, taking the final map in a marathon 74 ...

ATP roundup: de Minaur rallies to advance in Antwerp

Eighth-seeded Alex de Minaur of Australia rallied to defeat Richard Gasquet of France on Tuesday in the second round of ...

Vitality sweep NiP, advance in upper bracket at DreamHack Open

Team Vitality swept Ninjas in Pyjamas on Tuesday to advance to the second round of the upper bracket at the ...

Scrap Covid-19 travel 'red list', urges Western Cape

The Western Cape government wants the Covid-19 travel "red list" scrapped because it is killing international tourism."We are fighting hard ...

Qualifier Kasatkina upsets No. 6 seed Rybakina at Ostrava

Qualifier and former World No. 10 Daria Kasatkina of Russia upset sixth-seeded Elena Rybakina on Tuesday in the first round ...

Ozil omitted from Arsenal's Premier League squad

Mesut Ozil has been left out of Arsenal's Premier League squad to cast even further doubt on whether he will ...

How Muscovites have responded to new Covid-19 restrictions

Lifestyle Oct 20 2020 Victoria Ryabikova Monitoring compliance with the mask regime during the Covid-19 pandemicKirill Kukhmar/TASS From September to ...

Turkmenistan: Going donuts

Things may be tough in Turkmenistan these days, but at least some smokers can again relieve their stress with a ...

Chelsea register retired Cech as goalkeeper cover

Chelsea have registered the club's technical director Petr Cech in their Premier League squad as a precaution in case coronavirus ...

Morata double gets Juventus off the mark in Kiev

Alvaro Morata struck twice on Tuesday as Juventus made light of Cristiano Ronaldo's absence to get their Champions League campaign ...

UN raises $1.7 Billion for Mali, Niger, Burkina Faso

NEW YORK - The United Nations said Tuesday it has received preliminary pledges of about $1.7 billion for the central ...

Bayern Munich winger Serge Gnarby tests positive for coronavirus

European champions Bayern Munich on Tuesday announced their first case of the coronavirus as Germany winger Serge Gnabry tested positive ...

US Justice Department, 11 States Sue Google

WASHINGTON - The U.S. Justice Department along with the attorneys general of 11 states on Tuesday brought a massive anti-trust ...

Coco Gauff through to second round at Ostrava

American teenage sensation Coco Gauff beat Czech doubles specialist Katerina Siniakova in straight sets to clinch a second-round spot at ...

Roglic wins explosive Vuelta a Espana opening stage

Defending champion Primoz Roglic won stage one of the Vuelta a Espana on Tuesday after outsprinting an elite group that ...

Siphiwe Tshabalala: It's a new chapter for me

Siphiwe Tshabalala says he agreed to join AmaZulu after hearing the club's plans for the new season.The former Kaizer Chiefs ...

Guardiola takes blame for Euro flop as Man City launch new campaign

Pep Guardiola admitted on Tuesday that he still feels responsible for the manner of Manchester City's Champions League exit last ...

Ireland's Sexton says sense of duty must not become a burden

Johnny Sexton says Ireland must not let their sense of duty to raise the country's spirits weigh them down when ...

FLASHBACK | 13 years ago today, Boks win RWC for 2nd time

On this day 13 years ago, the Springboks became world champions for the second time.With the 2019 Rugby World Cup ...

Trump calls for investigation of Biden, heads to key battleground

President Donald Trump on Tuesday called on the US attorney general to investigate his "criminal" Democratic opponent Joe Biden, as ...

Numsa loses court battle to halt Barloworld retrenchments

Retrenchments at Barloworld Equipment are continuing following the Labour Court's dismissal of the National Union of Metalworkers' urgent application to ...

Pope wears mask for first time at public service

Pope Francis wore a mask for the first time at a public function on Tuesday when he and other religious ...

Karabakh army displays remains one more Bayraktar drone

PanARMENIAN.Net - The Nagorno-Karabakh army has destroyed one more Bayraktar drone belonging to the Azerbaijani military, which has crashed on ...

US Justice Department Files Antitrust Lawsuit Against Google

The U.S. Justice Department has filed an antitrust lawsuit against Google for allegedly violating federal law by using its dominant ...

Pogba is one of the world's best midfielders, says Thomas Tuchel

Paris [France], October 20 (ANI): Ahead of the Champions League fixture against Manchester United, Paris Saint-Germain's (PSG) coach Thomas Tuchel ...

Outbound Covid testing launched at Heathrow to unlock routes

Rapid outbound Covid-19 testing for passengers has been launched at London's Heathrow Airport, designed to return results in an hour, ...

Argentina Now Has 1 Million Confirmed COVID-19 Cases

Argentina is now the world's fifth country with more than one million confirmed COVID-19 cases.Data collected by Johns Hopkins University's ...

Armenia, Azerbaijan Accuse Each Other Of Shelling Despite Cease-Fire

BAKU/YEREVAN -- A new cease-fire aimed at stopping the fighting over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh appears to be in ...

Serbia Detains Belgian Accused Of Sexual Abuses

BELGRADE -- Serbian authorities say they have detained a 60-year-old Belgian man suspected of multiple sex crimes in his home ...

Iran, Ukraine In New Round Of Talks Over Downed Plane

Iran is hosting officials from Ukraine in a second round of talks over compensation for a Ukrainian passenger plane that ...

Moscow To Begin Mass Coronavirus Vaccinations In Weeks

The mayor of Russia's capital says the city will begin mass vaccinations against the novel coronavirus disease 'in December-January' as ...

Renewed Fighting Puts Nagorno-Karabakh Cease-Fire Under Severe Strain

BAKU/YEREVAN -- A cease-fire in the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh was under severe strain on October 20 after new clashes ...

Stocks mixed as US stimulus hopes fade

Global stocks were mixed Tuesday before a key deadline to agree a pre-election US stimulus package as concerns weighed over ...

How QAnon uses satanic rhetoric to set up a narrative of 'good vs. evil'

In front of a TV audience on Oct. 15, President Donald Trump declared that he knew "nothing about" QAnon, before ...

Russian media may be joining China and Iran in turning on Trump

It can be easy to overlook how the rest of the world is making sense of America's chaotic campaign season.But ...

ISL: Chennaiyin FC sign Slovakian forward Jakub Sylvestr

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], October 20 (ANI): Two-time ISL champions Chennaiyin FC on Tuesday announced that Slovakian center-forward Jakub Sylvestr ...

Eddie Jones names England squad for Barbarians match

England coach Eddie Jones on Tuesday named a 32-man squad for Sunday's match against the Barbarians at Twickenham as he ...

Major boost for SA professional golf as Joburg Open is revived

South African professional golf has received a major boost with the announcement that the Joburg Open will make its return ...

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Polls point to Biden victory but Trump confident of reelection

WASHINGTON, DC - With two weeks remaining before the U.S. presidential election, Democratic challenger Joe Biden continues to lead in ...

Emirati ministers and officials on historic visit to Israel

ABU DHABI, UAE - Government ministers from the UAE boarded an historic flight to Israel on Tuesday morning.They were accompanied ...

U.S. sanctions shipping companies in China for doing business in Iran

WSHINGTON, DC, October 20 (ANI): The United States on Monday (local time) imposed sanctions on six Chinese companies for their ...

United States Covid-19 death toll rises above 220,000

A woman wearing a face mask walks past a notice board with COVID-19 preventive instructions at a Macy's store in ...

Assange's lawyer claims Trump responsible for indictment

Julian Assange's lawyer of ten years Jennifer Robinson speaks with Rhys Muldoon about Assange's extraordinary trial and the relationship between ...

Deadly voyage for 50 Ethiopians fleeing Yemen

Twelve migrants have drowned and others are missing after being thrown off a boat by smugglers off the coast of ...

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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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