Michelin production facility set to shut with loss of 860 jobs
Wednesday 4th Nov 2015
posted by James Tweedie in World
Airline rules out technical failure and pilot error as crash cause
Tuesday 3rd Nov 2015
Activists demand political peace, not Pentagon mission creep
Saturday 31st Oct 2015
FOUR Mexican teachers have been arrested for the theft of 10,000 schoolbooks, vandalism of a military base and three occupations.
Teaching union members Carlos Orozco Matus, Othon Nazariega, Efrain Picaso Perez and Roberto Abel Jimenez Garcia were detained by police in the small hours...
THE 13-year-old Palestinian boy who was attacked by an Israeli mob after being run over was charged yesterday with attempted murder.
Israel’s Jerusalem District Court indicted Ahmed Manasra over an alleged October 12 attack on two Israelis in East Jerusalem in which his cousin...
VENEZUELAN President Nicolas Maduro vowed yesterday to sue Washington over its classification of his country as a “threat to US national security.”
US President Barack Obama imposed sanctions on Venezuela in an executive decree issued in March.
CUBA called on the United States on Wednesday to lift its illegal blockade of the socialist island, as a girl lay dying of cancer for want of US-made drugs.
The country’s UN ambassador in Geneva Anayansi Rodriguez insisted that the US must respect the will of the international...
Friday 30th Oct 2015
ISRAELI troops shot dead two more Palestinians yesterday in the restive West Bank city of Hebron.
Police said a Palestinian man had stabbed a soldier in the head, slightly wounding him, and then tried to stab another security officer before Israeli forces opened fire and killed the...
TALKS on a resolution of the Syrian civil war got under way in Vienna yesterday, with Iranian representatives attending for the first time.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif attended the negotiations after the United States agreed to extend an invitation to the key regional...
Nepalese parliament elects women’s rights campaigner to top post
Thursday 29th Oct 2015