News Wires

» Auto updated continuously

 2018-05-28 05:07 

Ecns.cn

China's industrial profits up 15 pct in January-April...

In April alone, combined profits totaled 576 billion yuan, up 21.9 percent from one year earlier, and 18.8 percentage points higher than March....

 2018-05-28 05:02 

Central News Agency

U.S. congressman introduces bill to help boost Taiwan's defense...

Washington, May 27 (CNA) A U.S. congressman has introduced a bill to establish a Taiwan Defense Assessment Commission, strengthening the U.S. commitment to the defense of Taiwan....

 2018-05-28 04:58 

IANS

Italian PM-designate fails to form coalition government, resigns...

Rome, May 28 (IANS) Italian Prime Minister-designate Giuseppe Conte has failed to form a coalition government and resigned after President Sergio Mattarella vetoed his choice of economy minister....

 2018-05-28 04:58 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

EU after preserving JCPOA: German envoy...

Doha, May 28, IRNA - German Ambassador to the Sultanate of Oman Thomas Schneider said Sunday that the European Union was seeking a mechanism to preserve and strengthen the 2015 Iran nuclear deal....

 2018-05-28 04:55 

IANS

Origins of Mueller probe illegtimate: Trump lawyer...

Washington, May 28 (IANS) Donald Trump's lawyer Rudy Giuliani has defended the US President's political attacks against special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into possible Russian collusion, suggesting that the origins of the probe we...

 2018-05-28 04:53 

IANS

Moon may join US, N. Korean leaders in Singapore...

Seoul, May 28 (IANS) South Korean President Moon Jae-in could make a trip to Singapore for a three-way summit with his US and North Korean counterparts next month, depending on the outcome of ongoing discussions between Washington and Pyongyang, a top off...

 2018-05-28 04:52 

IANS

Age is just a number, fitness matters: Dhoni...

Mumbai, May 27: Dousing the debate between age and experience, Chennai Super Kings' skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni put "fitness" ahead of any other factor for success....

 2018-05-28 04:51 

IANS

CII pegs India's growth between 7.3-7.7% riding on "structural reforms"...

New Delhi, May 28 (IANS) Industry chambers Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) on Monday said that it expects India's economy to grow at 7.3-7.7 per cent in 2018-19 on the back of "sustained structural reforms", recovery in global markets a...

 2018-05-28 04:51 

IANS

Ricciardo wins Monaco Grand Prix, overcomes car trouble scare...

Monte Carlo, May 27: Australian Formula One driver Daniel Ricciardo (Red Bull) crowned his great weekend at the Monte Carlo circuit by winning the Monaco Grand Prix....

 2018-05-28 04:49 

IANS

We won the IPL defying all odds: Bravo...

Mumbai, May 27: Back in the mix after a two-year hiatus and playing almost all of their home games away from home, Dwayne Bravo said Chennai Super Kings defied all odds to lift their third Indian Premier League (IPL) title thrashing Sunrisers Hyderabad by...

 2018-05-28 04:47 

IANS

Watson blitz help Chennai clinch 3rd IPL title...

Mumbai, May 27: Shane Watson was back to his brutal best as the opener's scintillating unbeaten 117 runs helped Chennai Super Kings lift their third Indian Premier League (IPL) title, thrashing Sunrisers Hyderabad by eight wickets in the summit clash ...

 2018-05-28 04:47 

IANS

Voting begins for assembly seat bypoll in Punjab...

Chandigarh, May 28 (IANS) Voting began for the Shahkot assembly seat by-election in Punjab on Monday....

 2018-05-28 04:46 

AFP

Aussie Power captures long-coveted Indy 500 win...

Will Power became the first Australian to win the Indianapolis 500 on Sunday, taking the chequered flag in America's fabled race on his 11th attempt.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 151 countriesIf you have news to share or a question...

 2018-05-28 04:44 

IANS

UP bypoll: Slow polling in Kairana...

Lucknow, May 28 (IANS) In the first two hours the voter turnout has been slow and only 12 per cent polling has been recorded in Uttar Pradesh's Kairana parliamentary seat on Monday, a poll official said....

 2018-05-28 04:43 

AFP

Global racing could be in for Tote-mic change, says Frost...

The financial health of international racing could be set for a revolution if ambitious plans by the consortium that has bought 25% of The Tote come to fruition, its head Alex Frost told AFP.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 151 countriesI...

 2018-05-28 04:42 

AP

US team in NKorea raises expectations of a Trump-Kim summit...

The presence of U.S. officials in North Korea is raising expectations that a summit between President Donald Trump and the North's Kim Jong Un will take place after all....

 2018-05-28 04:42 

IANS

BCCI's ACU working with ICC over pitch-fixing sting...

New Delhi, May 27: Amidst a sting operation alleging pitch doctoring in Test matches in Galle, which also featured India, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Sunday said it has a "zero-tolerance approach" to any activity that bring...

 2018-05-28 04:39 

IANS

French Open: China's Wang beats Venus Williams in first round...

Paris, May 27: China's Wang Qiang avenged her two previous losses to Venus Williams by beating the American veteran 6-4, 7-5 in the women's first round of the French Open on Sunday....

 2018-05-28 04:39 

IANS

Civilian killed, soldier injured in Kahsmir firing...

Srinagar, May 28 (IANS) A civilian was killed and a soldier injured late on Sunday evening, when militants attacked an army camp in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district, police said....

 2018-05-28 04:38 

AP

Colombia set for combative runoff with divisions over peace...

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Colombia's presidential election is heading into a divisive runoff between two ideological opposites as the conservative first-place finisher in Sunday's voting took a hard ......

 2018-05-28 04:38 

IANS

Carreno Busta advances to 2nd round of French Open...

Paris, May 27: Spain's Pablo Carreno Busta, the 10th seed, on Sunday rallied from a set down to defeat qualifier Jozef Kovalik of Slovakia 4-6, 6-1, 7-5, 7-6 (7-5) in the first round of the French Open....

 2018-05-28 04:37 

Sputnik International

Alberto Storm Forces Cuban Authorities to Evacuate Hundreds of Locals Reports...

MEXICO CITY (Sputnik) More than 5,000 were evacuated in Cuba over the raging subtropical storm Alberto, according to media reports....

 2018-05-28 04:35 

IANS

IPL: Yusuf, Williamson help Hyderabad post 178/6 vs Chennai...

Mumbai, May 27: Yusuf Pathan's unbeaten 45 runs off 25 balls along with skipper Kane Williamson's 47 helped Sunrisers Hyderabad post a competitive 178/6 against Chennai Super Kings in the summit clash of the Indian Premier League (IPL) here on Sun...

 2018-05-28 04:35 

AFP

Leftist Petro shakes up Colombia conservatives in poll...

Former guerrilla Gustavo Petro shook off any lingering voter suspicion Sunday to become the first leftist candidate to contest the second round of an election in conservative-dominated Colombia.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 151 countri...

 2018-05-28 04:31 

AP

Giuliani says informant info key to giving Mueller interview...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's legal team would advise that he refuse to submit to an interview with special counsel Robert Mueller unless the team can review classified information sha......

 2018-05-28 04:23 

AKIpress News Agency

Uzbek authorities offer nomination of Mirziyoyev for Nobel Prize...

AKIPRESS.COM - The Liberal Democratic Party of Uzbekistan proposes to nominate the President Shavkat Mirziyoyev for Nobel Prize, centralasian.org reports.The suggestion was supported by 10,000 people.Meanwhile, a member of the Liberal Democratic Party and...

 2018-05-28 04:22 

AP

Indiana teacher who tackled shooter scheduled to speak...

NOBLESVILLE, Ind. (AP) — A science teacher who was shot while tackling an armed student at a suburban Indianapolis middle school is scheduled to speak about the incident....

 2018-05-28 04:20 

AP

AP FACT CHECK: Trump on 'phony' sources, vets, border stats...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is again playing loose with the facts, claiming a drop in illegal border crossings that no longer exists while blasting a source in a news story who does....

 2018-05-28 04:16 

AP

Pipeline stance complicates Heitkamp's 2nd term Senate hopes...

STANDING ROCK SIOUX RESERVATION, N.D. (AP) — Standing Rock Sioux tribal member Marlo Hunte-Beaubrun went door to door on North Dakota's largest American Indian reservations in 2012 turning out the ......

 2018-05-28 04:15 

TASS

Russian, Iranian, Kazakh, Kyrgyz presidents to visit China...

According to a statement of Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Lu Kang released on the ministry's website, the visits will be held on June 6-10...

 2018-05-28 04:14 

AP

Wife of Korean Air chief summoned over abuse allegations...

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean police have summoned the wife of Korean Air Chairman Cho Yang-ho to question her about allegations she abused and assaulted employees....

 2018-05-28 04:14 

Yonhap News

S. Korea making preparations for high-level talks with N. Korea...

South Korea is making preparations for high-level talks with North Korea slated for later this week to discuss follow-up measures to the historic summit between their leaders last month, the unification ministry said Monday....

 2018-05-28 04:11 

AP

Trump threatens another shutdown as budget battle heats up...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has warned Congress that he will never sign another foot-tall, $1 trillion-plus government-wide spending bill like the one he did in March. His message to l......

 2018-05-28 04:10 

AKIpress News Agency

Violations revealed in construction of horse racetrack in Issyk-Kul...

AKIPRESS.COM - The Anti-Corruption Service (ACS) of the National Security Committee of Kyrgyzstan (GKNB) and the Accounts Chamber are looking into the validity of the expenditures on the construction of the horse racetrack built in the village of Baktu-Do...

 2018-05-28 04:08 

UPI

Paris man climbs four stories to save baby hanging from ledge...

A Paris man on Sunday scaled four stories of a building to save a toddler that was hanging from a ledge....

 2018-05-28 04:03 

AFP

Aussie Lee celebrates birthday with LPGA victory...

Australia's Minjee Lee celebrated her 22nd birthday with a victory in the LPGA's Volvik Championship in Michigan, a birdie at the final hole lifting her to a one-shot win over Kim In-kyung.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 151 coun...

 2018-05-28 04:02 

AKIpress News Agency

Population of Tajikistan reaches 9 million people...

AKIPRESS.COM - The 9 millionth resident of Tajikistan was born on May 26 in the capital city, local media said.The girl's mother is a 28-year-old woman, who works as a specialist in the Labor and Employment Agency of Tajikistan. Both mother and child ...

 2018-05-28 04:02 

Yonhap News

(LEAD) N. Korean official in Beijing en route to Singapore: sources...

A senior North Korean official arrived in Beijing on Monday apparently on his way to Singapore for pre-summit talks with the U.S., diplomatic sources here said....

 2018-05-28 04:01 

AP

Son of Russian spies fights for Canadian citizenship...

TORONTO (AP) — Recent university graduate Alex Vavilov was born in Toronto, which would typically qualify him for Canadian citizenship except for one thing: His parents were part of a notorious Rus......

 2018-05-28 04:00 

ANI News

Pulwama: 2 injured in terror attack...

Pulwama [Jammu and Kashmir], May 28 (ANI): One army jawan and a civilian were critically injured as a group of terrorists opened fire at an army camp in Pulwama's Kakpora....

 2018-05-28 04:00 

ANI News

IPL'18: Watson powers CSK to 3rd title...

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 28 (ANI): Shane Watson's 117* powered the Chennai Super Kings (CSK) to their third Indian Premier League (IPL) title as they defeated the Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) by eight wickets, here at the Wankhede Stadium on Sun...

 2018-05-28 04:00 

ANI News

BJP never give importance to person like Sanjay Raut: CM Fadnavis...

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 28 (ANI): Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said on Sunday that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) does not give importance to Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut, who recently made a derogatory remark against the chief min...

 2018-05-28 04:00 

ANI News

BJP trying to stop polling in RR Nagar, alleges Congress...

RR Nagar (Karnataka) [India], May 28 (ANI): Congress MP D. K. Suresh on Sunday accused the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) of trying to stop polling here today, by cooking up stories against the Congress....

 2018-05-28 04:00 

ANI News

Former US president George HW Bush hospitalised again...

Houston [U.S.A.], May 28 (ANI): Former United States President George H W Bush, who has been suffering from ill health since few days, has been again admitted to the hospital on Sunday (local time)....

 2018-05-28 04:00 

ANI News

Sri Lankan plane cross-landed at Cochin airport...

Kochi (Kerala) [India], May 28 (ANI): Srilankan Airlines flight UL-168 on Sunday cross-landed, off-centered off the runway at Cochin airport by one meter putting lives of 227 passengers at risk....

 2018-05-28 04:00 

ANI News

3 India Tests under fixing scanner, BCCI says working with ICC...

New Delhi [India], May 28 (ANI): The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Sunday said that it has a zero-tolerance approach to any activity or act that brings the game of cricket to disrepute or mars the integrity of the game....

 2018-05-28 04:00 

ANI News

Water scarcity in MP village forces locals to collect water from temple...

Katni (Madhya Pradesh) [India], May 28 (ANI): Due to the problem of water scarcity in the Madhya Pradesh's Katni district, the locals have to collect water coming down from a temple in the mountains....

International News Wire Services

  • Need an account?  
    or