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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 ...

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 ...

Mozart of psychology': How Lev Vygotsky helped shape modern thinking

Lev VygotskyYakov Berliner/Sputnik; Russia beyond Lev Vygotsky has been an iconic figure for several generations of psychologists in Russia and ...

Ireland can roar back to claim Six Nations title, says Stockdale

Jacob Stockdale insists Ireland can win the Six Nations as they prepare to return to action, even though England are ...

Markets mixed as US stimulus hopes fade ahead of deadline

Asian and European markets were mixed Tuesday but fading hopes for a pre-election US stimulus and concerns about a fresh ...

Turkey withdraws from base in Syria's northwest

PanARMENIAN.Net - Turkey is withdrawing troops from a military post in northwest Syria that was surrounded by Syrian government forces ...

Asian markets dip as US stimulus hopes fade ahead of deadline

Fading hopes for a pre-election US stimulus and concerns about a fresh surge in virus infections in key economies weighed ...

How Russia and the U.S. almost started a nuclear war in 1995

History Oct 20 2020 Boris Egorov Getty Images; Russia Beyond The 'Norwegian rocket incident' remains the only time in history ...

Xinhua Photos of the Day (Oct. 20)

BEIJING, Oct. 20 (Xinhua) -- The world in the past 24hrs. A selection of the best daily press photos from ...

Clock ticking on Guardiola's dreams as Man City chase elusive crown

Pep Guardiola starts his latest bid to lead Manchester City to Champions League glory with the shadows of past failures ...

Total COVID Cases Across Globe Surpass 40 Million

The world has now surpassed 40 million confirmed cases of coronavirus infections, as surges of cases in Europe and the ...

US Poised to Sanction Iran After UN Arms Embargo Expires

The United States has rejected the expiration of an international arms embargo on Iran, saying it will use its domestic ...

Team Dota manager: Players were approached to throw match

The manager of a Russian Dota 2 team announced that his players were offered money in exchange for throwing an ...

Over 1 million COVID-19 cases now confirmed in Argentina

Buenos Aires [Argentina], October 20 (ANI/Sputnik): The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Argentina has surpassed one million, the country's ...

Flames sign veteran F Nordstrom to 1-year deal

The Calgary Flames signed veteran forward Joakim Nordstrom to a one-year, $700,000 deal on Monday. Nordstrom, 28, has appeared in ...

US Charges Six Russian Military Officers in Global Cyberattacks

WASHINGTON - U.S. prosecutors on Monday announced charges against six Russian military intelligence officers in connection with a global computer ...

ATP roundup: Tiafoe reaches second round in Antwerp

American Frances Tiafoe advanced to the second round of the European Open in Antwerp, Belgium, dismissing sixth seed Dusan Lajovic ...

Chinese Company Offers Coronavirus Vaccine to Students

TAIPEI - A Chinese drug developer is offering an experimental coronavirus vaccine to students going abroad in a strategy that ...

BIG, Astralis, Fnatic win in upper bracket at DreamHack Open

Astralis, Fnatic and BIG all earned wins in upper bracket play on Monday at the DreamHack Open Fall 2020 event. ...

US Official in Syria for Talks on Missing Americans, Reports Say

BEIRUT - A top U.S. official recently visited Syria for rare, secret high-level talks on securing the return of two ...

WHO Says 184 Countries Have Now Joined COVAX Vaccine Program

The World Health Organization says 184 countries have now joined the COVID-19 global vaccine alliance, known as COVAX, designed to ...

BLAST Premier Fall Series 2020 sets schedule

The schedule for the BLAST Premier Fall Series 2020 event in Europe was announced Monday, providing a rare opportunity for ...

Greece allows fans back to football stadiums

Greek government health authorities on Monday gave permission for a limited number of football supporters to attend football matches starting ...

Uyghur Afghan National Detained in Xinjiang Internment Camp

Authorities in northwest China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (XUAR) have detained an ethnic Uyghur who is a citizen of Afghanistan, ...

No. 8 seed Kontaveit escapes at Ostrava Open

No. 8 seed Anett Kontaveit of Estonia opened the inaugural JT Banka Ostrava Open with a thrilling 4-6, 6-2, 7-6 ...

France Probes Muslim Organizations Following Beheading of Teacher

France's Interior Ministry has launched an investigation into a wide range of hate speech following the beheading of a history ...

Just how CRAZY does life get in remote parts of Russia

Women at the Day of the Reindeer Herder in Salekhard.Maxim Blinov/Sputnik Not everyone in the biggest country in the world ...

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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 ...

President Trump vows to protect and defend American senior citizens

FORT MYERS, Florida - On Friday, President Donald Trump campaigned in Fort Myers, Florida, a state with one of the ...

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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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