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 2019-12-15 20:26 

AFP

Tensions mount over French transport strike...

Tensions between the French government and unions opposed to pension reforms mounted on the 11th day of a crippling transport strike Sunday, with the prime minister warning the French would not tolerate being stranded at Christmas....

 2019-12-15 20:26 

AFP

UN climate talks a 'lost opportunity', says Guterres...

A major climate summit wrapped up in Madrid Sunday with a compromise deal that left little to show, prompting UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres to lament a "lost opportunity" to act.Following a year of deadly extreme weather and weekly protest...

 2019-12-15 20:24 

AP

Hallmark draws criticism after pulling same-sex wedding ads...

NEW YORK (AP) — The Hallmark Channel was facing some bitter criticism on social media Sunday over its decision to pull ads for a wedding-planning website that featured two brides kissing at the......

 2019-12-15 20:22 

dpa

Lebanese protesters head to central Beirut after violence...

Top Stories from around the globe brought to you by dpa International....

 2019-12-15 20:22 

AFP

Simmonds siblings put Exeter within sight of Champions Cup last eight...

Brothers Sam and Joe Simmonds scored 21 of Exeter's points as they took a step towards a place in the European Champions Cup quarter-finals on Sunday with an 35-10 home victory over Sale....

 2019-12-15 20:22 

AFP

Morelos fires Rangers before latest red card...

Alfredo Morelos clinched Rangers' 2-0 win at Motherwell before the volatile striker endured more red card misery on Sunday....

 2019-12-15 20:22 

AFP

Simmonds siblings put Exeter within sight of Champions Cup last eight...

Brothers Sam and Joe Simmonds scored 21 of Exeter's points as they took a step towards a place in the European Champions Cup quarter-finals on Sunday with an 35-10 home victory over Sale....

 2019-12-15 20:22 

Kuwait News Agency

French transport strike to continue Mon. as holiday peak nears...

PARIS, Dec 15 (KUNA) -- Major disruptions to France national and urban transport services will continue Monday, despite appeals for "a holiday truce" to allow people to spend the Christmas vacation in serenity. The national rail carrier SNCF said ...

 2019-12-15 20:21 

AFP

Tensions mount over French transport strike...

Tensions between the French government and unions opposed to pension reforms mounted on the 11th day of a crippling transport strike Sunday, with the prime minister warning the French would not tolerate being stranded at Christmas....

 2019-12-15 20:19 

AP

US Sen. Reed says bill will help prevent veteran suicides...

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Jack Reed said he believes legislation that recently cleared the Congress will improve suicide prevention and mental health resources for veterans.The......

 2019-12-15 20:19 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Soccer-Foden lucky to learn off master De Bruyne...

Phil Foden's first Premier League start on Sunday lasted less than an hour ......

 2019-12-15 20:19 

AFP

Morelos fires Rangers before latest red card...

Alfredo Morelos clinched Rangers' 2-0 win at Motherwell before the volatile striker endured more red card misery on Sunday....

 2019-12-15 20:17 

AFP

Verona three-goal comeback stuns Torino...

Hellas Verona battled back from three goals down with all three substitutes scoring in a 15-minute second-half spell to hold Torino 3-3 in Serie A on Sunday....

 2019-12-15 20:16 

Ecns.cn

6.8-magnitude earthquake hits Philippines: CENC...

A 6.8-magnitude earthquake hit the Mindanao Island of the Philippines at 2:11 p.m.The quake struck at a depth of about 30 km....

 2019-12-15 20:16 

Ecns.cn

India to set up third rocket launchpad...

The Indian space research organisation (ISRO) would soon set up a third rocket launchpad in the country, officials said Sunday."The district administration has appointed a special official along with eight more senior officials to speed up the process...

 2019-12-15 20:16 

Ecns.cn

China-CEEC cooperation entering new phase: Chinese FM...

Through the summit, China hopes to upgrade win-win cooperation, open up new prospects of mutual benefit, and push for new development of China-Europe relations, he said....

 2019-12-15 20:15 

Reuters

[ UK ]

UPDATE 6-Serie A Summaries...

Dec 15 (OPTA) - Summaries for the Serie A on Sunday (start times are CET) Hella......

 2019-12-15 20:13 

UPI

China suspends tariffs on U.S. goods after trade agreement...

China on Sunday announced Sunday it would not implements additional tariffs on some U.S. good after a Phase 1 trade deal on Friday....

 2019-12-15 20:11 

Press Trust of India

Film producer nabbed for cheating public...

Hyderabad, Dec 15 (PTI) A film producer-cum-realtor wasnabbed here on Sunday for allegedly cheating people bypromising them loans for construction purposes. Shaik Bahseed had started a finance firm here to grantloans for construction purposes, but used to...

 2019-12-15 20:10 

Reuters

[ UK ]

UPDATE 14-Cape Town Sevens summaries...

Dec 15 (OPTA) - summaries from the Cape Town Sevens matches on Sunday South Af......

 2019-12-15 20:08 

AP

Two Georgia teenagers arrested in weekend mall shooting...

ATLANTA (AP) — Two teenagers were arrested in connection with a shooting that wounded one man in a busy suburban Atlanta mall food court at the height of Christmas shopping season, police said......

 2019-12-15 20:07 

Press Trust of India

Take those 'negligible people' to Gujarat: Samujjal...

Bhattacharya's dig at SonowalGuwahati, Dec 15 (PTI) AASU chief advisor SamujjalBhattacharya said on Sunday that the Assam government shouldconsult with the Centre to make arrangements for taking peoplewho will be benefited from the new citizenship law...

 2019-12-15 20:05 

Press Trust of India

Man shot dead in Uttarakahnd's Haldwani...

Dehradun, Dec 15 (PTI) A man was shot dead in broad daylight in Haldwani of Nainital district, police said on Sunday. According to police, bullets were pumped into Bhupendra Pandey (40) in the Sindhi chowk area of the town. Nainital SSP Sunil Kumar Meena ...

 2019-12-15 20:04 

Sputnik International

New Inspector General Report Reveals FBI's FISA Warrant Misconduct in Russia Probe...

The so-called "Steele Dossier", compiled by a former MI6 agent under orders from Donald Trump's opponents in the 2016 election, became a major inspiration for the FBI's Russia probe into members of the Trump campaign, branded by POTUS as a...

 2019-12-15 20:02 

TASS

A330 bound for Hong Kong aborts flight, lands at Moscow's Sheremetyevo...

Aeroflot's press service said the plane returned to Sheremetyevo after one of the passengers felt sick...

 2019-12-15 20:02 

Press Trust of India

Mumbai stops Bengaluru's unbeaten run in ISL...

Bengaluru, Dec 15 (PTI) Mumbai City FC stopped defending champion Bengaluru FC's unbeaten run with a 3-2 win in a keenly-contested Indian Super League match at the Sree Kanteerava Stadium here on Sunday. Subhasish Bose's (12th minute) gave Mumbai ...

 2019-12-15 20:01 

Bahrain News Agency

[ Local News ]

HM King issues decree waiving 269 inmates' remaining jail terms...
 2019-12-15 19:58 

Press Trust of India

BJP, AAP trade barbs over Delhi violence...

(Eds: Adding quotes) New Delhi, Dec 15 (PTI) The violence in Delhi during a protest against the amended Citizenship Act on Sunday triggered a blame game between the BJP and the AAP, with the two parties accusing each other of orchestrating it.While the BJ...

 2019-12-15 19:58 

Bahrain News Agency

[ Local News ]

Following HM King's directives, 530 inmates granted alternative penalties...
 2019-12-15 19:56 

Reuters

Boris Johnson eyes parliament vote before Christmas to 'get Brexit done'...

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will "get Brexit done" by Jan. 31 and then agree on a new trade deal with the European Union by the end of 2020, cabinet office minister Michael Gove said on Sunday, vowing to deliver on the government's to...

 2019-12-15 19:55 

BloombergQuint

IFF Is Said to Near $26 Billion Deal for DuPont Nutrition Unit...

IFF Is Said to Near $26 Billion Deal for DuPont Nutrition Unit...

 2019-12-15 19:53 

Ynetnews

MK Gideon Sa'ar claims PM made endless compromises in order to appease Abu Mazen...
 2019-12-15 19:53 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Turkey could close Incirlik air base in face of U.S. threats - Erdogan...

Turkey could shut down its Incirlik air base, which hosts U.S. nuclear warheads,......

 2019-12-15 19:53 

Reuters Africa

Turkey could close Incirlik air base in face of U.S. threats - Erdogan...

Turkey could shut down its Incirlik air base, which hosts U.S. nuclear warheads, in response to threats of U.S. sanctions and a separate U.S. Senate resolution that recognised mass killings of Armenians a century ago as genocide, President Tayyip Erdogan ...

 2019-12-15 19:50 

Reuters

Turkey could close Incirlik air base in face of U.S. threats: Erdogan...

Turkey could shut down its Incirlik air base, which hosts U.S. nuclear warheads, in response to threats of U.S. sanctions and a separate U.S. Senate resolution that recognized mass killings of Armenians a century ago as genocide, President Tayyip Erdogan ...

 2019-12-15 19:48 

Press Trust of India

West Indies beat India by 8 wickets in first ODI...

Chennai, Dec 15 (PTI) West Indies defeated India by eight wickets in the first One-Day International to take a 1-0 lead in the three-match series here on Sunday. Brief scores: India: 287 for 8 in 50 overs (Rishabh Pant 71, Shreyas Iyer 70; Sheldon Cottrel...

 2019-12-15 19:47 

Reuters

Turkey could close Incirlik air base in face of U.S. threats -Erdogan...
 2019-12-15 19:47 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Turkey could close Incirlik air base in face of U.S. threats -Erdogan...

Turkey could shut down its Incirlik air base, which hosts U.S. nuclear warheads,......

 2019-12-15 19:47 

AFP

Thailand's Janewattananond wins Indonesian Masters title...

Thailand's Jazz Janewattananond stormed to a five-shot victory at the $750,000 Indonesian Masters on Sunday, cementing his credentials as a rising star on the Asian circuit....

 2019-12-15 19:40 

BloombergQuint

Taylor Swift Set To Headline Glastonbury's 50th Anniversary Show...

Taylor Swift Set To Headline Glastonbury's 50th Anniversary Show...

 2019-12-15 19:37 

AP

Arsenal loses to City as Spurs go 5th with win; United held...

LONDON (AP) — Tottenham is enjoying a resurgence in the Premier League, while Arsenal and Manchester United are wilting.Only four points now separate the teams in the Premier League but......

 2019-12-15 19:37 

Bahrain News Agency

[ Local News ]

Bahrain leadership congratulated on national days...
 2019-12-15 19:35 

Reuters

Electrolux to incur $70 million charge for U.S. overhaul...

Swedish appliance maker Electrolux AB on Sunday said its North American business will incur costs of about $70 million in fourth quarter as part of costs incurred to move into a new facility in South Carolina.'...

 2019-12-15 19:35 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Electrolux to incur $70 million charge for U.S. overhaul...

Swedish appliance maker Electrolux AB on Sunday said its North American business......

 2019-12-15 19:30 

Sputnik International

'As Important As 9mm Pistol Training': US, NATO to Learn to Fight Alleged Russian Disinformation...

Western nations have been claiming that they are suffering from cyberattacks and media campaigns organised by Moscow since relations soured in 2014 and NATO started to boost its presence along Russia's borders....

 2019-12-15 19:30 

Reuters

[ UK ]

UPDATE 3-Primeira Liga Standings...

Dec 15 (OPTA) - Standings for the Primeira Liga on Sunday ......

 2019-12-15 19:29 

Reuters

[ UK ]

UPDATE 4-La Liga Standings...

Dec 15 (OPTA) - Standings for the La Liga on Sunday P W ......

 2019-12-15 19:26 

AFP

Anger, relief but no joy as UN climate talks limp to an end...

A marathon UN summit wrapped up Sunday with little to show, squeezing hard-earned compromises from countries over a global warming battle plan that fell well short of what science says is needed to tackle the climate crisis."Based on the adopted text,...

 2019-12-15 19:26 

AFP

Tensions mount over French transport strike...

Tensions between the French government and unions opposed to pension reforms mounted on the 11th day of a crippling transport strike Sunday, with the prime minister warning the French would not tolerate being stranded at Christmas....

 2019-12-15 19:26 

AFP

Tensions mount over French transport strike...

Tensions between the French government and unions opposed to pension reforms mounted on the 11th day of a crippling transport strike Sunday, with the prime minister warning the French would not tolerate being stranded at Christmas....

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